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Rebecca West

Author (21-Dec-1892 — 15-Mar-1983)


Motley F. Deakin. Rebecca West. Twayne. 1980. 183pp.

Victoria Glendinning. Rebecca West: A Life. Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1987.

John R. Hammond. H. G. Wells and Rebecca West. Harvester Wheatsheaf. 1991. 280pp.

G. E. Hutchinson. A Preliminary List of the Writings of Rebecca West, 1912-1951. New Haven, CT: Yale University Library. 1957. 102pp.

Zofia P. Lesinska; Hans H. Rudnick (editors). Perspectives of Four Women Writers on the Second World War: Gertrude Stein, Janet Flanner, Kay Boyle, and Rebecca West. Peter Lang. 2002.

Ann V. Norton. Paradoxical Feminism: The Novels of Rebecca West. International Scholars Publications. 1999. 192pp.

Ray Gordon Norton. H. G. Wells & Rebecca West. Yale University Press. 1974. 215pp.

Harold Orel. Literary Achievement of Rebecca West. London: Macmillan. 1986. 235pp.

Joan Garrett Packer. Rebecca West: An Annotated Bibliography. New York: Garland. 1991. 136pp.

Carl Rollyson. Rebecca West: A Saga of the Century. London: Hodder & Stoughton. 1995. 442pp.

Carl Rollyson. The Literary Legacy of Rebecca West. International Scholars Publications. 1997. 266pp.

Bernard Schweizer. Rebecca West: Heroism, Rebellion, and the Female Epic. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press. 2002. 184pp.

Rebecca West. Family Memories: An Autobiographical Journey. New York: Viking Penguin. 1988. 255pp.

Peter Wolfe. Rebecca West: Artist and Thinker. Southern Illinois University Press. 1971. 166pp.


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  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1547)

  8. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.815)

  9. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.250)

  10. Contemporary Novelists (pp.1335-38)

  11. Twentieth Century Authors (p.1500)

  12. Current Biography, 1968 Yearbook (pp.427-30)

  13. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.1107)

  14. Public Intellectuals: A Study in Decline (p.205)

  15. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.748)

  16. International Dictionary of Women's Biography (p.493)

  17. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.512)

  18. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English (p.1152)

  19. The Penguin Companion to English Literature (p.550)

  20. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.26)

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