Franklin &  Marshall College Library

SPA 261: Hispanic Literature and Analysis

Print Resources

Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 108: Twentieth-Century Spanish Poets
REF PN 451 .D5 v.108

The Cambridge History of Spanish Literature
PQ 6033 .C36 2004

Electronic Resources

The Concise Oxford Spanish Dictionary: Spanish-English, English-Spanish, 3rd ed.

A collection of abstracts and articles from over 100 scholarly journals, many dating from the nineteenth-century to the last 4 or 5 years.

Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism
An overview of the major landmarks of criticism from classical antiquity to the present day.

MLA Bibliography
The Modern Language Association's index of articles, book chapters and essays in literature, languages, and folklore. Covers 1963 to the present.

Project Muse
Searchable access to scholarly journals in the arts and humanities, social sciences, sciences and mathematics.

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Last updated: 11/22/06 jb