General Literary Criticism

Sources at the Kent Stark Library


Reference PL 8010.A453 1997

African Writers.  C. Brian Cox, editor.  New York : Charles Scribner's Sons ; London : Simon & Schuster Prentice Hall International, c1997.


Reference PL 8010.P585 1998

Postcolonial African Writers: A Bio-bibliographical Critical Sourcebook.  Pushpa Naidu Parekh and Siga Fatima Jagne, editors.  Westport, Conn : Greenwood Press, 1998.


Reference PN 41.B4 1991

Benét's reader's encyclopedia of American literature.  George Perkins, Barbara Perkins, and Phillip Leininger, editors.  New York, NY : Harper Collins Publishers, c1991.


Reference PN 44.K64 1973

Plot Summary Index.  Carol L. Koehmstedt.  Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1973.


Reference PN 44.M3 1998

Cyclopedia of Literary Characters.  Rev. ed.  A.J. Sobczak, editor.  Pasadena, Calif.: Salem Press, c1998.


Reference PN 44.M34 1977

Survey of Contemporary Literature : Updated Reprints of 2,300 Essay-reviews from Masterplots Annuals, 1954-1976, and Survey of Contemporary Literature Supplement : with 3,300 Bibliographical Reference Sources.  Rev. ed.  Frank N. Magill, editor.  Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Salem Press, c1977.


Reference PN 56.H55 H66 2003

Holocaust Literature : An Encyclopedia of Writers and Their Work.  S. Lillian Kremer, editor.  New York: Routledge, 2003.


Reference PN 56.4.H37 1990

Characters in 20th-Century Literature.  Laurie Lanzen Harris. Detroit : Gale Research, c1990.


Reference PN 56.4.H68 1993

Characters in 19th-Century Literature.  Kelly King Howes.  Detroit: Gale Research, c1993.


Reference PN 56.4.H7 1995

Characters in 20th-Century Literature: Book II. Kelly King Howes.  Detroit: Gale Research, c1995.


Reference PN 86.E63 1999

Encyclopedia of Literary Critics and Criticism.  New ed.  Chris Murray, editor.  London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 1999.    


Reference PN 86.L53

Literature Criticism From 1400 to 1800 : Excerpts From Criticism of the Works of Fifteenth, Sixteenth, Seventeenth, and Eighteenth-Century Novelists, Poets, Playwrights, Philosophers, and Other Creative Writers, From the First Published Critical Appraisals to Current Evaluations.  Dennis Poupard and Mark W. Scott, editors.  Detroit, Mich.: Gale Research Co., c1984-


Reference PN 451.M36 1974

Cyclopedia of World Authors.  Rev ed. Frank N. Magill, editor.  Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Salem Press, 1974.


Reference PN 761.N5

Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism.  Laurie Lanzen Harris, editor.  Detroit, Mich.: Gale Research Co., c1981-


Reference PN 771.C59

Contemporary Literary Criticism.  Detroit, Gale Research Co., 1973-


Reference PN 771.G27

Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism.  Detroit, Mich., Gale Research Co., 1978-


Reference PN 3433.4.C565 2002

Classics of Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature.  Fiona Kelleghan.  Hackensack, N.J.: Salem; London: Eurospan, 2002.


Reference PN 3433.5.S36 B87 1992

Reference Guide to Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror.  Michael Burgess.  Englewood, Colo.: Libraries Unlimited, 1992.


Reference PN 3433.8.M24

Magill's Guide to Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature.  T.A. Shippey and A.J. Sobczak, editors.  Pasadena, Calif.: Salem Press, c1996.


Reference PR 871.S87 1989

The Stanford Companion to Victorian Fiction.  John Sutherland.  Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1989.


Reference PS 153.M56 I34 1997

Identities and Issues in Literature.  David Peck, editor.  Pasadena, Calif.: Salem Press, c1997. 


Reference PS 365.H15 1978

Banned Books, 387 B.C. to 1978 A.D.  4th ed.  Anne Lyon Haight.  New York: R. R. Bowker, 1978. 


Reference PS 374.C43 D5 2002

Dictionary of American Literary Characters.  2nd ed.  Benjamin Franklin V, editor.  New York: Facts on File, c2002.


Reference PS 374.P63 R67 1991

Genreflecting : a guide to popular reading interests 6th ed. / Diana Tixier Herald ; edited by Wayne A. Wiegand. Westport, Conn.: Libraries Unlimited, 2006.


Genreflecting: A Guide to Reading Interests in Genre Fiction.  3rd ed. Betty Rosenberg and Diana Tixier Herald.  Englewood, Colo.: Libraries Unlimited, 1991.


Reference PS 374.S35 S36 1999

Science Fiction Writers: Critical Studies of the Major Authors from the Early Nineteenth Century to the Present Day.  2nd ed.  Richard Bleiler, editor.   New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1999. 


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