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William Gaddis

Novelist (29-Dec-1922 — 16-Dec-1998)


Steven Moore. William Gaddis. Twayne. 1989. 161pp.

Elaine B. Safer. The Contemporary American Comic Epic: The Novels of Barth, Pynchon, Gaddis and Kesey. Wayne State University Press. 1988. 216pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

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  4. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  5. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.559)

  7. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.95)

  8. Contemporary Novelists (pp.443-44)

  9. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.272)

  10. World Authors 1950-1970 (pp.517-18)

  11. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.379)

  12. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.259)

  13. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.192)

  14. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.6)

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