Over 6000 biographical profiles of literary achievers with details of their lives and works. Features all fields and genres; poets and playwrights, modernists and romantics; essayists and scriptwriters, existentialists and surrealists, short-story writers and novelists including Booker and Pulitzer prizewinners.

Larousse Dictionary of Writers 1996, Larousse Kingfisher Chambers, London

ISBN-13: 9780752300399

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