A Theodore Dreiser Encyclopedia

A Theodore Dreiser Encyclopedia

Edited by Keith Newlin 

Greenwood Press, 2003

ISBN 0-313-31680-5

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"[A]n insightful guide to the essential facts surrounding this prolific author's life and works. 
. . . Highly recommended.  All levels."
-- Choice

[A] major contribution to Dreiser scholarship, perhaps the most important book since the Swanberg biography, almost forty years ago. . . . [A] book that should be on every Dreiserian's shelf. . . . A Theodore Dreiser Encyclopedia will long be the standard source of reference for the study of Dreiser--the man, his works, his world. Anyone interested in Dreiser will immediately recognize the extreme usefulness of this book and will appreciate the immense amount of labor that went in its making. Thanks are due to the contributors--and especially to Keith Newlin, for the extraordinary task of overseeing this project. . . . [C]ongratulations on a difficult job, well done.
-- Dreiser Studies

"The new Theodore Dreiser Encyclopedia is a handsome piece of work which shows thorough and responsible attention to its subject and careful quality control. . . . [T]his volume offers an intelligent, comprehensive, and useful reference guide to Dreiser's life and work."
-- American Literary Realism