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Ursula K. Le Guin

Novelist (21-Oct-1929 — 22-Jan-2018)


Barbara J. Bucknall. Ursula K. Le Guin. Ungar. 1981. 175pp.

Elizabeth Cummins. Understanding Ursula K. Le Guin. University of South Carolina Press. 1990. 216pp.

Laurence Davis; Peter G. Stillman (editors). The New Utopian Politics of Ursula K. Le Guin's The Dispossessed. Lexington Books. 2005. 324pp.

Joseph D. Olander, Martin Harry Greenberg (editor). Ursula K. Le Guin. Taplinger. 1979. 258pp.

Suzanne Elizabeth Reid. Presenting Ursula K. Le Guin. Twayne. 1997. 121pp.

Charlotte Spivack. Ursula K. Le Guin. Twayne. 1984. 182pp.


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  7. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers

  8. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.409)

  9. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.877)

  10. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.144)

  11. World Authors 1970-1975 (pp.479-82)

  12. Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.293)

  13. Who's Who in Lesbian & Gay Writing (p.115)

  14. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.589)

  15. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.431)

  16. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.295)

  17. Britannica Almanac 2006 (p.85)

  18. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.3, p.107)

  19. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English (p.645)

  20. Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the United States (p.490)

  21. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.49)

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