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The Waste Land and Other Poems

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General: Encyclopedias and Guides


The Cambridge Guide to Children's Books in English

The Cambridge Guide to Literature in English

The Cambridge Guide to Women's Writing in English

Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature

Continuum Encyclopedia of British Literature

Continuum Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

A Dictionary of Literary Symbols

Encyclopedia of African-American Writing

Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century

Holocaust Literature: An Encyclopedia of Writers and Their Work

Who's Who in Classical Mythology
 


Criticism & Theory


Encyclopedia of Postmodernism

A History of Feminist Literary Criticism
   


Language & Languages


The American Heritage Abbreviations Dictionary

Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase and Fable

Dictionary of Languages

Word Origins
     


Shakespeare


Dictionary of Shakespeare

Shakespeare's Theatre: A Dictionary of His Stage Context
   

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Smithsonian Magazine

Tulsa Book Review

The Writer
   

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Review of Contemporary Fiction

Fantasy and Science Fiction

Publishers Weekly

Editor & Publisher

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Citation Guides

APA Style - OWL Purdue Online Writing Lab: APA Formatting and Style Guide
Concordia University Libraires: APA Citation Style

MLA Style - Memorial University Libraries: How to Write Citations and Bibliographies in MLA Style

Chicago Style - The Chicago Manual of Style Online

Turabian Style - University of Chicago Press: Turabian Citation Guide

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