1928 in literature

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The year 1928 in literature involved some significant literary events and new works.


Edgar Wallace with trademark trilby hat and cigarette holder at the height of his success in 1928

New prose fiction[edit]

New drama[edit]


Main article: 1928 in poetry






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  2. ^ Batson, Benjamin A., Kulab Saipradit and the War of Life (PDF), pp. 59–60, archived from the original on 2013-06-29, retrieved 2013-06-21 
  3. ^ "Hello to Berlin, boys and books". The Daily Telegraph (London). 2004-05-18. 
  4. ^ Baker, Michael (1985). Our Three Selves: A Life of Radclyffe Hall. London: GMP Publishers. ISBN 0-85449-042-6. 
  5. ^ Foster, Jeanette H. (1956). Sex Variant Women in Literature: A Historical and Quantitative Survey. New York: Vantage Press. 
  6. ^ Sherriff, R. C. (1968). No Leading Lady: An Autobiography. London: Victor Gollancz Ltd. ISBN 0-575-00155-0. 
  7. ^ In The Week-end BookOxford English Dictionary.
  8. ^ Glover, David (2004). "Wallace, (Richard Horatio) Edgar (1875–1932)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/36703. Retrieved 2015-03-10.  (subscription or UK public library membership required)
  9. ^ Keating, H. R. F. (1982). Whodunit? – a guide to crime, suspense and spy fiction. London: Windward. ISBN 0-7112-0249-4. 
  10. ^ Wilson, Jean Moorcroft (2003). Siegfried Sassoon: the Journey from the Trenches. London: Duckworth. pp. 166–169. ISBN 0-7156-3324-4. 
  11. ^ The New York Times, August 1928.