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Mary Renault

Novelist (4-Sep-1905 — 13-Dec-1983)


Bernard F. Dick. The Hellenism of Mary Renault. Southern Illinois University Press. 1972. 160pp.

David Sweetman. Mary Renault: A Biography. London: Chatto & Windus. 1993. 322pp.

Peter Wolfe. Mary Renault. Twayne. 1969. 198pp.

Caroline Zilboorg. The Masks of Mary Renault: A Literary Biography. University of Missouri Press. 2001. 258pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.199)

  5. Contemporary Novelists (pp.1059-61)

  6. Who's Who in Lesbian & Gay Writing (p.165)

  7. World Authors 1950-1970 (pp.1201-03)

  8. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.863)

  9. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.419)

  10. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English (p.893)

  11. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.24)

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