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Women writers of Great Britain and Europe : an encyclopedia

Author: Katharina M Wilson; Paul Schlueter; June Schlueter
Publisher: New York : Garland Pub., 1997.
Series: Garland reference library of the humanities, vol. 1980.
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This provides quick access to the lives and work of a wide range of notable female writers from Great Britain and the continent, from Aphra Behn to Emily Bronte, from Simone de Beauvoir to Isak Dinesen, from Bridget of Sweden to Hannah Arendt. Writers in more than thirty languages are included.
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Genre/Form: Biography Dictionaries
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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katharina M Wilson; Paul Schlueter; June Schlueter
ISBN: 0815323433 9780815323433
OCLC Number: 36292817
Description: xi, 571 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: Contents include: Aphra Behn Emily Bronte Simone de Beauvoir Isak Dinesen Bridget of Sweden Hannah Arendt Agatha Christie Hildegard Von Bingen Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Ilse Blumenthal-Weiss Lina Wertmuller
Series Title: Garland reference library of the humanities, vol. 1980.
Responsibility: editors, Katharina M. Wilson, Paul Schlueter, June Schlueter.
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Going back 1500 years, covering all major genres and more than 30 languages this Encyclopedia is a valuable literary survey and reference resource giving quick access to the lives and work of a wide  Read more...

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"An excellent comprehensive reference for high school and college collections."-"The Bookwatch "Provides useful information on less-well-known European writers. It is recommended for libraries that Read more...

 
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