ERIC Number: ED039237
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
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The American Novel: Sinclair Lewis to the Present. Goldentree Bibliographies in Language and Literature.
Nevius, Blake, Comp.
Designed as a guide to scholarship and criticism of the contemporary American novel and related subjects, this selective bibliography includes 48 individual novelists. Omitted are unpublished dissertations, most literary histories, most bibliographies of bibliography, short notes and explications, and book reviews; but the listing does contain some important review-articles. Entries are grouped under the following headings: bibliographies, reference works, American literary history, the novel as a form, histories of the American novel--by period and by theme and subject, collections of studies of the American novel, and contemporary American novelists. Sub-categories listed under the novelists are texts, bibliography, biographical and critical books, and biographical and critical essays. An index of scholars represented is provided. (JM)
Descriptors: Authors, Bibliographies, Biographies, Historical Criticism, Literary Criticism, Literary History, Novels, Reference Materials, Twentieth Century Literature, United States Literature
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