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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Anne Skillion; New York Public Library.
|Description:||xii, 772 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm|
|Contents:||I. Creators. 1. Authors. 2. Other Influential Figures: Biographers, Critics, Editors, Publishers, Thinkers, Translators. 3. Authors' Awards. 4. Sources in Literary Biography --
II. Works of Literature. 1. Works of Literature: Novels, Plays, Poems, Stories, Essays. 2. Book Awards. 3. Influential Literary Periodicals. 4. Variations: Adaptations Into Other Media. 5. Recommended Reading: Great Books Lists. 6. Landmarks in Literary Censorship. 7. General Literary Sources --
III. Literary Facts and Resources. 1. Characters. 2. Dictionary of Literature: Terms, Styles, Movements, Genres. 3. Chronology of World Literature: From the Invention of Writing to the Year 2000. 4. Websites for Literature. 5. Libraries with Significant Literary Holdings. 6. Literary Factbooks and Handbooks.
|Responsibility:||[by the staff of the New York Public Library] ; edited by Anne Skillion.|
Cynthia Ozick author of "Quarrel & Quandary: Essays" This is an impressive reference work of lasting significance.