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Japanese Studies in English: A Research Guide: Biographical

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Biographical Sources

Biographical Dictionary of Japanese History. Tokyo : Kodansha International in collaboration with the International Society for Educational Information, 1978.
(Kroch Asia Reference DS 834 .B55; also Kroch Asia Stacks)

Lewell, John. Modern Japanese Novelists: A Biographical Dictionary. New York: Kodansha International, 1993.
(Kroch Asia Stacks PL 747.55 .L67 1993)
Covers 57 modern novelists, arranged alphabetically by author's last name. Includes a portrait, biography, and a critique of the author's works, along with a recommended reading list.

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