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Literary Criticism

Contemporary Literary Criticism Online: Access to extensive biographical and critical information combined with subject-term accessibility and other powerful search options. Search by author name, title, subject. This database contains all the information contained in the “brown books” in the reference area! You can now perform one search that will cover all volumes in the series. [Available to Wilton residents with current Wilton Library cards -- if you are a Wilton resident in need of a card, stop by the library.]

Literature Criticism Online: Access to extensive biographical and critical information combined with subject-term accessibility and other powerful search options. Search by author name, title, subject. Literature Criticism Online contains full-text access to Contemporary Literary CriticismNineteenth-Century Literature Criticism and Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism. This database contains all the information contained in the “brown books” in the reference area! You can now perform one search that will cover all volumes in all three series. [Available to Wilton residents with current Wilton Library cards -- if you are a Wilton resident in need of a card, stop by the library.]

Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism: Access to commentary on the careers and works of acclaimed poets, novelists, short story writers, dramatists and philosophers who died between 1800 and 1899. Also contains information on major literary movements, trends and other topics related to nineteenth-century literature. This database contains all the information contained in the “brown books” in the reference area! You can now perform one search that will cover all volumes in the series. [Available to Wilton residents with current Wilton Library cards -- if you are a Wilton resident in need of a card, stop by the library.]

Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism: Presents substantial excerpts from the best criticism on the major literary figures and non-fiction writers, including novelists, poets, playwrights and literary theorists, of 1900 to 1999–the era most frequently studied in high school. Also contains information on major literary movements, trends and other topics. This database contains all the information contained in the “brown books” in the reference area! You can now perform one search that will cover all volumes in the series. [Available to Wilton residents with current Wilton Library cards -- if you are a Wilton resident in need of a card, stop by the library.]

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