1940 in literature

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The year 1940 in literature involved some significant literary events and new books.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Boulé, Jean-Pierre (2005). Sartre, Self-formation, and Masculinities. Berghahn Books. p. 114. ISBN 1-57181-742-5. 
  2. ^ "Penguin Archive Timeline". University of Bristol. Retrieved 2013-10-30. 
  3. ^ 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. 
  4. ^ Royle, Trevor (1997-03-07). "Obituary: Wing Cdr Douglas Blackwood". The Independent (London). Retrieved 2014-04-11. 
  5. ^ Johnson, Lorraine; Alderson, Brian (2014). The Ladybird Story: children's books for everyone. London: British Library. ISBN 0-7123-5728-9.