The Reader's Companion to World Literature

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Lillian Herlands Hornstein, Calvin S. Brown, G. D. Percy, Leon Edel, Sterling Allen Brown, Horst Frenz
Penguin, 2002 - Fiction - 816 pages
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Compiled and edited by a board of distinguished educators, this single-volume encyclopedia contains vital information on the world's greatest literary masterpieces-and is an essential reference source for home, library, and school. Includes A-to-Z listings on: Authors * Titles * Literary Movements * Historical Periods * Technical Terms and Phrases


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Here is another of those wonderful books that fell into my hands I know not how. Terrific short articles. A joy. Read full review

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Brown is Distinguished Emeritus Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of Georgia.

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