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Ann Petry

Novelist (12-Oct-1908 — 28-Apr-1997)


Hazel Arnett Ervin (editor). The Critical Response to Ann Petry. Greenwood Publishing Group. 2005. 434pp.

Hazel Arnett Ervin (editor). Ann Petry's Short Fiction: Critical Essays. Greenwood Publishing Group. 2004. 208pp.

Hazel Arnett Ervin. Ann Petry: A Bio-Bibliography. New York: G. K. Hall. 1993.

Henry Louis Gates, Jr.; Kwame Anthony Appiah (editors). Ann Petry: Critical Perspectives Past and Present. New York: Amistad Press. 1994.

Hilary Holladay. Ann Petry. Twayne. 1996. 149pp.


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  4. Contemporary Novelists (pp.986-88)

  5. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.584)

  6. Twentieth Century Authors, First Supplement (p.776)

  7. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English (p.847)

  8. Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the United States (p.658)

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