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The Resource Twentieth century authors, : a biographical dictionary of modern literature,, edited by Stanley J. Kunitz and Howard Haycraft; complete in one volume with 1850 biographies and 1700 portraits

Twentieth century authors, : a biographical dictionary of modern literature,, edited by Stanley J. Kunitz and Howard Haycraft; complete in one volume with 1850 biographies and 1700 portraits

Label
Twentieth century authors, : a biographical dictionary of modern literature,
Title
Twentieth century authors,
Title remainder
a biographical dictionary of modern literature,
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stanley J. Kunitz and Howard Haycraft; complete in one volume with 1850 biographies and 1700 portraits
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This work 'aims to provide a foundation-volume of authentic biographical information on the writers of this century, of all nations, whose books are familiar to readers of English ..
Member of
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
928
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN771
LC item number
.K86
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
PN 771
NLM item number
K96t 1942
Series statement
The Authors serie
Label
Twentieth century authors, : a biographical dictionary of modern literature,, edited by Stanley J. Kunitz and Howard Haycraft; complete in one volume with 1850 biographies and 1700 portraits
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Supersedes ... Living authors (1931) and Authors today and yesterday (1933)"--Preface
  • Supplemented by: "First supplement. Assistant editor, Vineta Colby" (vii, 1123 p. : ports. ; 26 cm.) published: New York : Wilson, 1955. The authors series. Call number: PN771.K86s
  • Supplemented by: "First supplement." (x, 1123 p. : ports. ; 27 cm.) published: New York : Wilson, 1955 [i.e. 1959, ©1955] The authors series. Second printing with corrections in the text, and a necrology. Call number: PN771.K86s 1959
  • Supplemented by: "First supplement" (x, 1123 p. : ports. ; 27 cm.) published: New York : Wilson, 1955 [i.e. 1963, ©1955] The authors series. Third printing with corrections in the text, and necrology brought up to 1963. Call number: PN771.K86s 1963
  • Supplemented by: "First supplement, edited by Stanley J. Kunitz; assistant editor, Vineta Colby" (x, 1123 p. : ports. ; 27 cm.) published: New York : Wilson, 1955 [i.e. 1967, ©1955] The authors series. Fourth printing with additional corrections in the text and necrology brought up to 1966. Call number: PN771.K86s 1967
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
4979358
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
vii, 1577 pages
Isbn
9780824200497
Lccn
43051003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (portraits, 2 mounted)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00337833
  • (OCoLC)337833
Label
Twentieth century authors, : a biographical dictionary of modern literature,, edited by Stanley J. Kunitz and Howard Haycraft; complete in one volume with 1850 biographies and 1700 portraits
Publication
Note
  • "Supersedes ... Living authors (1931) and Authors today and yesterday (1933)"--Preface
  • Supplemented by: "First supplement. Assistant editor, Vineta Colby" (vii, 1123 p. : ports. ; 26 cm.) published: New York : Wilson, 1955. The authors series. Call number: PN771.K86s
  • Supplemented by: "First supplement." (x, 1123 p. : ports. ; 27 cm.) published: New York : Wilson, 1955 [i.e. 1959, ©1955] The authors series. Second printing with corrections in the text, and a necrology. Call number: PN771.K86s 1959
  • Supplemented by: "First supplement" (x, 1123 p. : ports. ; 27 cm.) published: New York : Wilson, 1955 [i.e. 1963, ©1955] The authors series. Third printing with corrections in the text, and necrology brought up to 1963. Call number: PN771.K86s 1963
  • Supplemented by: "First supplement, edited by Stanley J. Kunitz; assistant editor, Vineta Colby" (x, 1123 p. : ports. ; 27 cm.) published: New York : Wilson, 1955 [i.e. 1967, ©1955] The authors series. Fourth printing with additional corrections in the text and necrology brought up to 1966. Call number: PN771.K86s 1967
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
4979358
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
vii, 1577 pages
Isbn
9780824200497
Lccn
43051003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (portraits, 2 mounted)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00337833
  • (OCoLC)337833

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