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Authors" lives

on literary biography and the arts of language

by Park Honan

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • English-speaking countries
    • Subjects:
    • English prose literature -- History and criticism.,
    • American prose literature -- History and criticism.,
    • Authors, English -- Biography -- History and criticism.,
    • Authors, American -- Biography -- History and criticism.,
    • Biography as a literary form.,
    • Authors -- Biography -- Authorship.,
    • English-speaking countries -- Intellectual life.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPark Honan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR756.B56 H66 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 279 p. ;
      Number of Pages279
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2227613M
      ISBN 100312042612
      LC Control Number89077896

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