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English and American Literature: Biographies

A resource guide for the study of English and American Literature

Using Subject Headings

Using Library of Congress Subject Headings to find books in BobCat

Biographies are classified and sorted by author's name, dates of birth and death, and the term Biography. Here are some examples:

Baldwin, James, 1924-1987 -- Biography

Behn, Aphra, 1640-1689 -- Biography

Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 -- Biography

Finding Biographies

Search BobCat

Search for books, journals, videos, etc. in our local libraries and special collections.

NYU Libraries' online catalog.