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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 reference online premium.
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
OCLC Number: 849653968
Notes: Title from Oxford reference online ebook home page (viewed on June 20, 2013).
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.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013 Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to authorized Oxford Reference Online users only.
Description: 1 online resource (815 p.)
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents: PREFACE ; ABBREVIATIONS ; NOTE TO THE READER ; CONCISE COMPANION ; APPENDICES ; Literature Timeline ; Poets Laureate ; Nobel Prize for Literature ; Pulitzer Prize for Fiction ; Library Association Carnegie Medallists ; Man Booker Prize for Fiction ; Children's Laureates ; King's & Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry ; T.S. Eliot Prize for Poetry
Series Title: Oxford reference online premium.
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