Concise Dictionary of World Literary Biography covers the most-studied authors from Africa, the Caribbean, Latin-America, Germany, Greece, Italy, South Slavic and Eastern Europe in high school and university literature courses. It contains fully updated essays in their entirety from the much larger Dictionary of Literary Biography.
Each of the volumes focuses on a specific country or region of the world with approximately 30-40 literary figures covered in quality bio-critical essays. Volume-specific author name and keyword indexes are provided in each volume and a cumulative index will appear with the final volume.
Although this series does not include American or British writers, together with the Concise Dictionary of American Literary Biography and Concise Dictionary of British Literary Biography this set brings together full coverage of the world in 25 volumes.
Price: US $223.00