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Published by Burns & Oates in London .
Written in English


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A darkly comic, satirical reference book about writers who never made it into the literary canon A signal event of literary scholarship, The Biographical Dictionary of Literary Failure compiles the biographies of history’s most notable cases of a complete lack of literary success. As such, it is the world’s leading authority on the subject.4/5(13).   A literary and biographical history, or bibliographical dictionary, of the English Catholics from the breach with Rome, in , to the present time . Biographical criticism is a form of literary criticism which analyzes a writer's biography to show the relationship between the author's life and their works of literature. Biographical criticism is often associated with historical-biographical criticism, a critical method that "sees a literary work chiefly, if not exclusively, as a reflection of its author's life and times". Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for A Literary and Biographical History, or, Bibliographical Dictionary of the English Catholics, from the Breach with Rome, in , to the Present Time by Joseph Gillow (, Hardcover) at the best online .

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