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Published: 12 October 1995

800 Pages

6-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195065480

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The Oxford Companion to American Literature

Sixth Edition

the late James D. Hart
With revisions and additions by Phillip Leininger

Oxford Companions

  • The Oxford Companion to American Literature has been an unparalleled guide to America's literary culture, providing one of the finest resources to this country's rich history of great writers.
  • This revised edition includes entries on such established authors as Saul Bellow, Norman Mailer, and Joyce Carol Oates, and they have added more than 180 new entries on novelists
  • 1,100 full summaries of important American novels, stories, essays, poems (with verse form noted), plays, biographies and autobiographies, tracts, narratives, and histories.
  • Includes thoroughly cross-referenced and features an extensive and fully updated index of literary and social history.

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