Classic horror writers

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Chelsea House Publishers, 1994 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 180 pages
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-- Covers more than 1,400 of the most important authors who write in English
-- Ranges from the author of Beowulf to present-day writers
-- Includes writers in the Caribbean, Africa, Asia, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand
-- Each volume covers approximately 12 authors and includes a concise biography, a selection of critical extracts, and a complete and up-to-date bibliography of the author's separate publications

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Charles Brockden Brown
14
Henry James
27
Joseph Sheridan LeFanu
43
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Harold Bloom, July 11, 1930 - Harold Bloom was born on July 11, 1930 in New York City. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from Cornell in 1951 and his Doctorate from Yale in 1955. After graduating from Yale, Bloom remained there as a teacher, and was made Sterling Professor of Humanities in 1983. Bloom's theories have changed the way that critics think of literary tradition and has also focused his attentions on history and the Bible. He has written over twenty books and edited countless others. He is one of the most famous critics in the world and considered an expert in many fields.

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