The best way to keep up with literary perspectives and clear shelf space.
There's no better way to keep up with literary perspectives, clear shelf space and give users the familiar engaging book experience. For 30 years, libraries have looked to Gale Literature: Dictionary of Literary Biography for biographical and critical essays on the lives, works and careers of the world's most influential literary figures.
Now imagine this print reference—more than 16,000 articles and thousands of images—online and digitized to match the look and feel of the print source! This award-winning content is now easy to search, retrieve and analyze.
This online collection is comprised of:
- Gale Literature: Dictionary of Literary Biography (vols. 1-348)
- Gale Literature: Dictionary of Literary Biography Series (50 vols.)
- Gale Literature: Dictionary of Literary Biography Yearbook (23 vols.)
That's a total of more than 420 volumes and 164,000 pages that are easy to search and retrieve. Supporting AP/IB curricula in literature as well as university-level coursework, Gale Literature: Dictionary of Literary Biography is an invaluable source for tracing the development of an author's catalog and evolution of his/her reputation.
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