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Jean Stafford

Novelist (1-Jul-1915 — 26-Mar-1979)


Thomas Carl Austenfeld. American Women Writers and the Nazis: Ethics and Politics in Boyle, Porter, Stafford, and Hellman. University Press of Virginia. 2001. 189pp.

Wanda Avila. Jean Stafford: A Comprehensive Bibliography. Garland. 1983. 195pp.

Charlotte Margolis Goodman. Jean Stafford: The Savage Heart. University of Texas Press. 1990. 394pp.

Ann Hulbert. The Interior Castle: The Art and Life of Jean Stafford. University of Massachusetts Press. 1993. 430pp.

David Roberts. Jean Stafford: A Biography. Boston: Little, Brown. 1988. 494pp.

Maureen Ryan. Innocence and Estrangement in the Fiction of Jean Stafford. Louisiana State University Press. 1987. 165pp.

Mary Ellen Williams Walsh. Jean Stafford. Twayne. 1985. 113pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  5. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1383)

  7. Contemporary Novelists (pp.1167-69)

  8. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.717)

  9. Twentieth Century Authors, First Supplement (p.945)

  10. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.976)

  11. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.689)

  12. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English (p.1018)

  13. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.666)

  14. Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the United States (p.844)

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

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