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Published by H. W. Wilson Co. in New York .
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  • Authors -- 20th century -- Biography -- Dictionaries.,
  • Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- Bio-bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    First supplement to: Twentieth century authors.

    Statementedited by Stanley J. Kunitz ; assistant editor, Vineta Colby.
    SeriesThe Authors series
    ContributionsColby, Vineta., Kunitz, Stanley, 1905-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 1123 p. :
    Number of Pages1123
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16199162M

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