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The Oxford companion to English literature.

Author: Margaret Drabble; Paul Harvey, Sir
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1985. ©1985
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Fifth editionView all editions and formats
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Contains 9,000 alphabetical entries including biographical information on authors, composers and artists, 2,000 plot summaries, movements in literature, literary prizes, and articles on literary societies.
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Genre/Form: Reference sources
Encyclopedias
Bibliographies
Bio-bibliography Encyclopedias
Dictionary
Bibliography
Dictionaries
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Drabble; Paul Harvey, Sir
ISBN: 0198661304 9780198661306
OCLC Number: 11519736
Notes: Revised edition of: The Oxford companion to English literature / compiled and edited by Paul Harvey. 4th edition 1969.
Description: xii, 1155 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Companion to English literature
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Contains alphabetically arranged entries on authors, characters, and works which will prove useful to readers of English literature.  Read more...

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