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The Cambridge Guide to Children's Books in English

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Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature

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A Dictionary of Literary Symbols

Encyclopedia of African-American Writing

Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century

Holocaust Literature: An Encyclopedia of Writers and Their Work

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