The Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature
Steven Serafin, Alfred Bendixen
Continuum, 1999 - American literature - 1305 pages
This comprehensive single-volume literary survey is for scholars, students, and general readers. It involves 300 contributors, is composed of more than 1,100 signed biographical-critical entries, and 70 special topical articles: wherever possible, reference to authors of merit who do not receive individual articles are incorporated into the text of the most relevant topical essay. This resource serves as both guide and companion to the study and appreciation of American literature.
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Encyclopedia of American literature / Steven R. Serafin, general editor; Alfred Bendixen, associate editorUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Gr 9 Up-From Edward Abbey to Louis Zukofsky, this wonderfully browsable volume will be a grand addition to any collection. It includes more than 1100 signed entries covering the Colonial period to the ... Read full review