"Reference work on the key men and women in the history of homosexuality from antiquity to the middle of the twentieth century. It includes biographies, with references, on figures - famous, notorious or unknown - in politics, social activism, culture and the arts, medicine, religion and other fields throughout Europe, North and South America, South Africa and Australasia."
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Dictionary of Literary Biography
REF 809 D561 This gigantic set provides multipage entries on authors in a variety of genres with pictures and biographical information. Use the index in back of most recent volume to find entry by author name.
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