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Title Notable American novelists / edited by Carl Rollyson.

Publication Info. Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, [2008]
©2008

Copies

Volume Number of Copies
V. 1 1
V. 2 1
V. 3 1
Edition Revised edition.
Description 3 volumes (xix, 1535 pages) : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Magill's choice
Magill's choice.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents v. 1. James Agee -- Ernest J. Gaines -- Publisher's note -- List of contributors -- Complete list of contents -- Agee, James -- Alcott, Louisa May -- Anaya, Rudolfo -- Anderson, Sherwood -- Asimov, Isaac -- Atwood, Margaret -- Auchincloss, Louis -- Baldwin, James -- Bambara, Toni Cade -- Barth, John -- Beattie, Ann -- Bellow, Saul -- Bontemps, Arna -- Bowles, Paul -- Boyle, T. Coraghessan -- Bradbury, Ray -- Bradley, Marion Zimmer -- Brautigan, Richard -- Buck, Pearl S. -- Burroughs, William S. -- Butler, Octavia E. -- Cable, George Washington -- Callaghan, Morley -- Capote, Truman -- Cather, Willa -- Chandler, Raymond -- Cheever, John -- Chopin, Kate -- Cooper, James Fenimore -- Coover, Robert -- Crane, Stephen -- Davies, Robertson -- Delany, Samuel R. -- DeLillo, Don -- Dick, Philip K. -- Dickey, James -- Didion, Joan -- Doctorow, E.L. -- Donleavy, J.P. -- Dos Passos, John -- Dreiser, Theodore -- Ellison, Ralph -- Erdrich, Louise -- Farrell, James T. -- Faulkner, William -- Ferber, Edna -- Fitzgerald, F. Scott -- Gaddis, William -- Gaines, Ernest J.
v. 2. John Gardner -- Flannery O'Connor -- Complete list of contents -- Gardner, John -- Glasgow, Ellen -- Grisham, John -- Grove, Frederick Philip -- Hammett, Dashiell -- Hawthorne, Nathaniel -- Heller, Joseph -- Hemingway, Ernest -- Hersey, John -- Hijuelos, Oscar -- Hinojosa, Rolando -- Howells, William Dean -- Hurston, Zora Neale -- Irving, John -- James, Henry -- Jewett, Sarah Orne -- Jones, James -- Kennedy, William -- Kerouac, Jack -- Kesey, Ken -- Kincaid, Jamaica -- King, Stephen -- Kingsolver, Barbara -- Kosinski, Jerzy -- Laurence, Margaret -- Lee, Harper -- Le Guin, Ursula K. -- Leonard, Elmore -- Lewis, Sinclair -- London, Jack -- Lurie, Alison -- McCarthy, Cormac -- McCarthy, Mary -- McCullers, Carson -- Macdonald, Ross -- McGuane, Thomas -- MacLennan, Hugh -- McMurtry, Larry -- Mailer, Norman -- Malamud, Bernard -- Melville, Herman -- Michener, James A. -- Miller, Henry -- Morris, Wright -- Morrison, Toni -- Nabokov, Vladimir -- Naylor, Gloria -- Norris, Frank -- Oates, Joyce Carol -- O'Brien, Tim -- O'Connor Flannery.
v. 3. John O'Hara -- Richard Wright -- Complete list of contents -- O'Hara, John -- Percy, Walker -- Porter, Katherine Anne -- Potok, Chaim -- Price, Reynolds -- Pynchon, Thomas -- Rand, Ayn -- Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan -- Reed, Ishmael -- Rice, Anne -- Richler, Mordecai -- Richter, Conrad -- Ross, Sinclair -- Roth, Henry -- Roth, Philip -- Salinger, J.D. -- Saroyan, William -- Silko, Leslie Marmon -- Sinclair, Upton -- Singer, Isaac Bashevis -- Stegner, Wallace -- Stein, Gertrude -- Steinbeck, John -- Stowe, Harriet Beecher -- Sturgeon, Theodore -- Styron, William -- Tan, Amy -- Theroux, Paul -- Twain, Mark -- Tyler, Anne -- Updike, John -- Vidal, Gore -- Vonnegut, Kurt -- Walker, Alice -- Warren, Robert Penn -- Welty, Eudora -- West, Nathanael -- Wharton, Edith -- Wiesel, Elie -- Wilder, Thornton -- Wilson, Ethel -- Woiwode, Larry -- Wolfe, Thomas -- Wouk, Herman -- Wright, Richard -- Terms and techniques -- Time line -- Index.
Summary Contains entries that provide biographical and analytical information about forty-seven of the United States' and Canada's best-known fiction writers from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries; arranged alphabetically from James Agee to Ernest J. Gaines.
Subject Novelists, American -- Biography -- Dictionaries.
American fiction -- Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries.
American fiction -- Dictionaries.
Roman -- amerikanischer -- Wörterbuch.
Roman.
Romancier.
Novelists, American -- Biography -- Dictionaries.
American fiction -- Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries.
American fiction -- Dictionaries.
United States.
Added Author Rollyson, Carl E. (Carl Edmund)
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