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History of Polish literature

Overview of resources on Polish literature at IU Libraries

General Surveys and Reference Sources

In Polish:

Bursztyn, Maria, and Katarzyna Radzymińska. Słownik Encyklopedyczny. Wrocław: Wydawn. Europa, 2000. (PG7007 .B87 2000)

Krzyżanowski, Julian. Dzieje Literatury Polskiej: Od Początków Do Czasów Najnowszych. Warszawa: Państwowe Wydawn. Naukowe, 1969. (PG7012 .K935)

Piechota, Marek, Marek Pytasz, and Piotr Wilczek. Słownik Literatury Polskiej. Katowice: Videograf II, 2006. (PG7007 .S5818 2006)

 

In English translation:

Borkowska, Grażyna. Ten Centuries of Polish Literature. Warszawa: Stowarzyszenie "Pro Cultura Litteraria" , 2004. (PG7015 .T46 2004)

Carpenter, Bogdana. Monumenta Polonica: the First Four Centuries of Polish Poetry: a Bilingual Anthology. Ann Arbor: Michigan Slavic Publications, 1989. (PG13 .M59 no.31)

Coleman, Marion Moore. Polish Literature In English Translation: a Bibliography. Cheshire, Conn.: Cherry Hill Books, 1963. (Z2528.T7 C68 Slav Ref. [5th floor])

Czerwiński, E. J. Dictionary of Polish Literature. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994. (PG7007 .D5 1994 Reference Dept.)

Krzyżanowski, Julian. A History of Polish Literature. Warszawa: PWN-Polish Scientific Publishers, 1978. (PG7012 .K7713 1978)

Kridl, Manfred. A Survey of Polish Literature and Culture. 's-Gravenhage: Mouton, 1956. (PG7012 .K713 1956)

Miłosz, Czesław. The History of Polish Literature. New York: Macmillan, 1969. (PG7012 .M65)

Peterkiewicz, Jerzy, and Burns Singer. Five Centuries of Polish Poetry, 1450-1950: an Anthology. London: Secker & Warburg, 1960. (PG7133 .P61)

Strzetelski, Jerzy. An Outline of Polish Literature. Kraków: Uniwersytet Jagielloński, 1974. (PG7014 .S77 1974 ALF)

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Great Names in Polish Literature

Jan Kochanowski

1530-1584

Adam Mickiewicz

1798-1855

Cyprian Kamil Norwid

1821-1883

Bolesław Prus

1847-1912

Stanisław Wyspiański

1869-1907

Stefan Żeromski

1864-1925

Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz

1885-1939

Zbigniew Herbert

1924-1998

Bruno Schultz

1892-1942

Witold Gombrowicz

1904-1969

Sławomir Mrożek

1930-2013