1940 in literature

This article contains information about the literary events and publications of 1940.

List of years in literature (table)
In poetry
1937
1938
1939
1940
1941
1942
1943

EventsEdit

New booksEdit

FictionEdit

Children and young peopleEdit

DramaEdit

Non-fictionEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Boulé, Jean-Pierre (2005). Sartre, Self-formation, and Masculinities. Berghahn Books. p. 114. ISBN 1-57181-742-5.
  2. ^ Judt, Tony (1992). Past Imperfect. French Intellectuals, 1944–1956. Berkeley: University of California Press. pp. 28–30. ISBN 0-520-07921-3.
  3. ^ Chronology in Oxford World's Classics editions of her works.
  4. ^ Bradford, Richard (2004). First Boredom Then Fear: The Life of Philip Larkin. London: Peter Owen. p. 39. ISBN 0-7206-1147-4.
  5. ^ "Penguin Archive Timeline". University of Bristol. Retrieved 2013-10-30.
  6. ^ Sutherland, John; Fender, Stephen (2011). "29 December". Love, Sex, Death & Words: Surprising Tales from a Year in Literature. London: Icon. ISBN 978-184831-247-0.
  7. ^ Royle, Trevor (1997-03-07). "Obituary: Wing Cdr Douglas Blackwood". The Independent. London. Retrieved 2014-04-11.
  8. ^ Martin, R. Eden (April 2007). "Collecting Anna Akhmatova" (PDF). The Caxtonian. Caxton Club. 15 (4): 9. Retrieved 2018-01-19.
  9. ^ Bill Rees (17 October 2011). The Loneliness of the Long Distance Book Runner. Parthian Books. p. 65. ISBN 978-1-908946-04-1.
  10. ^ Johnson, Lorraine; Alderson, Brian (2014). The Ladybird Story: children's books for everyone. London: British Library. ISBN 978-0-7123-5728-9.
  11. ^ "Angela Carter". The British Library. Retrieved 27 March 2019.
  12. ^ "Selma Lagerlöf | Swedish author". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 24 April 2020.
  13. ^ Lawrence Normand (1 September 2003). W.H. Davies. Seren. p. 152. ISBN 978-1-85411-261-3.
  14. ^ Matthew Joseph Bruccoli; Judith Baughman (2009). F. Scott Fitzgerald in the Marketplace: The Auction and Dealer Catalogues, 1935-2006. Univ of South Carolina Press. p. 21. ISBN 978-1-57003-799-3.
  15. ^ Gisèle Sapiro (23 April 2014). The French Writers' War, 1940-1953. Duke University Press. p. 540. ISBN 978-0-8223-9512-6.