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The concise Oxford companion to English literature.

Author: Dinah Birch; Katy Hooper; Oxford University Press.
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Series: Oxford paperback reference
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : Fourth editionView all editions and formats
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"Based on the bestselling Oxford Companion to English Literature, this is an indispensable guide to all aspects of English literature. Over 4,900 new and revised A to Z entries give unrivaled coverage of writers, works, historical context, literary theory, allusions, characters, and plot summaries."--Webpage.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Concise Oxford companion to English literature.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2012
(DLC) 2012004182
(OCoLC)777251225
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dinah Birch; Katy Hooper; Oxford University Press.
ISBN: 9780191744556 0191744557 0199608210 9780199608218
OCLC Number: 849653968
Notes: Current online version: 2013.
"Previous editions edited by Margaret Drabble and Jenny Stringer."
"Based on the seventh edition of The Oxford Companion to English Literature (2009)"--Preface.
Description: 1 online resource (815 pages).
Contents: PREFACE; ABBREVIATIONS; NOTE TO THE READER; CONCISE COMPANION; APPENDICES
Series Title: Oxford paperback reference
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A new edition of the bestselling Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature, this wide-ranging, compact guide has been fully revised and updated. In over 5,500 A-Z entries, it covers all aspects  Read more...

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