The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

by Margaret Drabble (Editor), Margaret Drabble (Editor), Margaret Drabble (Editor), Jenny Stringer (Editor)


Based on the fifth edition of "The Oxford Companion to English Literature", this is a concise reference guide for the student. More than 5,000 entries illuminate fictional characters, literary movements, legends, theatres, periodicals, the plots of novels, plays, songs and poems, and the lives and works of authors, poets, playwrights, essayists, philosophers, and historians. The entries have been updated and several entirely new essays added.


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Format: Hardcover
Pages: 640
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Published: 01 Dec 1987

ISBN 10: 0198661401
ISBN 13: 9780198661405

Author Bio

About the Editors:
Margaret Drabble is one of modern Britain's most distinguished novelists. Her books include The Middle Ground, The Realms of Gold, The Ice Age, and A Writer's Britain. Jenny Stringer was an assistant editor of The Oxford Companion to English Literature, Fifth Edition and has since contributed to and edited several other reference works.