Edited by Emory Elliott (NHC Fellow, 1979–80)
From the publisher’s description:
This award-winning series is dedicated to making literature and its creators better understood and more accessible to students and interested readers, while satisfying the standards of teachers and scholars. It systematically presents career biographies of writers from all eras and all genres through volumes dedicated to specific types of literature and time periods.
SubjectsLiterature / History / American Literature / Authors / Primary Sources / Thirteen Colonies / Intellectual History /
Elliott, Emory (NHC Fellow, 1979–80), ed. American Colonial Writers, 1735-1781. Vol 31, Dictionary of Literary Biography. Detroit, MI: Gale Research Co., 1984.