Entries on authors, themes, movements, genres, institutions, etc. across the history of British Literature. There are even entries for major works. Author entries include biographical information as well as lists of Further Reading that can help point you to seminal biographies of the author and critical analysis of their work.
Biographical dictionary with essays on the lives, works, and careers of literary figures from all eras and genres. Entries include bibliographies of each author's works as well as short bibliographies of additional readings about the author.
Biography in Context delivers outstanding research support with 600,000+ biographical entries — on more than 528,000 individuals — spanning history and geography. Includes the contents of Contemporary Authors as well as several other literary reference works.
An indispensable resource for scholars and students of literary theory and discourse. Compiled by 275 specialists from around the world, the Guide presents a comprehensive historical survey of the field's most important figures, schools, and movements and is updated annually.