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The Resource American literary almanac : from 1608 to the present : an original compendium of facts and anecdotes about literary life in the United States of America, edited by Karen L. Rood

American literary almanac : from 1608 to the present : an original compendium of facts and anecdotes about literary life in the United States of America, edited by Karen L. Rood

Label
American literary almanac : from 1608 to the present : an original compendium of facts and anecdotes about literary life in the United States of America
Title
American literary almanac
Title remainder
from 1608 to the present : an original compendium of facts and anecdotes about literary life in the United States of America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Karen L. Rood
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Rood, Karen Lane
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, American
  • American literature
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, American
  • United States
Label
American literary almanac : from 1608 to the present : an original compendium of facts and anecdotes about literary life in the United States of America, edited by Karen L. Rood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Bruccoli Clark Layman book."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 377-390
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the origins of American almanacs / Benjamin Franklin V -- First things first : milestones in American literary culture / Karen L. Rood -- All in the family : writers related to writers / Morris P. Colden -- Schooldays / Karen L. Rood -- First books--famous and forgotten--by well-known American writers / Morris P. Colden -- Writing under cover : American literary pseudonyms / Morris P. Colden -- Looking backward : American literary title sources / Judith S. Baughman -- "Without whom ..." : book dedications / Morris P. Colden -- Writing close to life : romans à clef / Morris P. Colden -- Literary cons : hoaxes, frauds, and plagiarism in American literature / Morris P. Colden and David A. Plott -- The profession of authorship : authors/publishers/editors/agents / Morris P. Colden -- Thrown to the wolves : reviews and reviewers / Joseph Miller -- Literary patronage : Theodore Roosevelt / Sanford E. Marovitz -- Literary censorship in America / Felice F. Lewis -- Book battles : literary feuds / James J. Martine and Morris P. Colden -- Eccentric writers / David A. Plott -- Writers who went to war and wrote about it : from the Civil War to Vietnam / Karen L. Rood -- Away from the writing table : politics, sex, and other vices in the lives of American writers / James J. Martine -- Finales : how American writers died; where they're buried; epitaphs and last words / Ronald Baughman
Control code
17506248
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xi, 427 pages
Isbn
9780816012459
Lccn
88003689
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)1108405
Label
American literary almanac : from 1608 to the present : an original compendium of facts and anecdotes about literary life in the United States of America, edited by Karen L. Rood
Publication
Note
  • "A Bruccoli Clark Layman book."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 377-390
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the origins of American almanacs / Benjamin Franklin V -- First things first : milestones in American literary culture / Karen L. Rood -- All in the family : writers related to writers / Morris P. Colden -- Schooldays / Karen L. Rood -- First books--famous and forgotten--by well-known American writers / Morris P. Colden -- Writing under cover : American literary pseudonyms / Morris P. Colden -- Looking backward : American literary title sources / Judith S. Baughman -- "Without whom ..." : book dedications / Morris P. Colden -- Writing close to life : romans à clef / Morris P. Colden -- Literary cons : hoaxes, frauds, and plagiarism in American literature / Morris P. Colden and David A. Plott -- The profession of authorship : authors/publishers/editors/agents / Morris P. Colden -- Thrown to the wolves : reviews and reviewers / Joseph Miller -- Literary patronage : Theodore Roosevelt / Sanford E. Marovitz -- Literary censorship in America / Felice F. Lewis -- Book battles : literary feuds / James J. Martine and Morris P. Colden -- Eccentric writers / David A. Plott -- Writers who went to war and wrote about it : from the Civil War to Vietnam / Karen L. Rood -- Away from the writing table : politics, sex, and other vices in the lives of American writers / James J. Martine -- Finales : how American writers died; where they're buried; epitaphs and last words / Ronald Baughman
Control code
17506248
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xi, 427 pages
Isbn
9780816012459
Lccn
88003689
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)1108405

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