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This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1940.

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

Contents

EventsEdit

New booksEdit

FictionEdit

Children and young peopleEdit

DramaEdit

Non-fictionEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

Date unknownLouise Compain, French feminist author (b. 1869)

AwardsEdit

In literatureEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  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.
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  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. ^ Johnson, Lorraine; Alderson, Brian (2014). The Ladybird Story: children's books for everyone. London: British Library. ISBN 0-7123-5728-9.
  10. ^ "Angela Carter". The British Library. Retrieved 27 March 2019.