The Encyclopedia of Twentieth-Century Fiction

General Editor: Brian W. Shaffer, Rhodes College, USA

The Encyclopedia of Twentieth-Century Fiction presents the most comprehensive and authoritative reference guide to twentieth-century fiction in the English language. Entries cover major writers and their works; the genres and sub-genres of fiction; and the major movements, debates, and rubrics within the field.

Arranged into three volumes covering British and Irish Fiction, American Fiction, and World Fiction, this is an indispensable resource for anyone reading, teaching or researching modern and contemporary literature.

Key Features

  • Contains over 500 entries of 1000-3000 words
  • Written by an international cast of leading scholars
  • Available online in Part One of the Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Literature collection
  • Fully indexed, cross-referenced, and classified to make the entries easier to search and explore
  • Includes suggestions for further reading
  • Also available in print in 3 volumes

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