Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction
Kirk H. Beetz, Ph.D.
Cover Art is "Pierrot," 1947, by William Baziotes Oil on Canvas, 42 1/8 x 36 Donated by the Alisa Mellon Bruce Fund, ©, 1996 Reproduced with Permission from the Board of Trustees, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction
Includes bibliographical references and index
Summary: A multi-volume compilation of analytical essays on and study activities for the works of authors of popular fiction. Includes biography data, publishing history, and resources for the author of each analyzed work.
ISBN 0-933833-41-5 (Volumes 1-3, Biography Series)
ISBN 0-933833-42-3 (Volumes 1-8, Analyses Series)
ISBN 0-933833-38-5 (Entire set, 11 volumes)
1. Popular literatureBio-bibliography. 2. Fiction19th centuryBio-bibliography. 3. Fiction20th centuryBio-bibliography. I. Beetz, Kirk H., 1952-
Z6514.P7B43 1996[PN56.P55]809.3dc20 96-20771 CIP
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Printed in the United States of America First Printing, November 1996