Yesterday's Authors of Books for Children
Eds. Anne Commire, Adele Sarkissian, Agnes Garrett. Detroit: Gale Research, 1977. Ref PN451 .Y4 v. 1 - 2 Provides biographical entries, including a list of works, for more than 2500 authors who died before 1961. Most entries include author photographs, book illustrations or movie stills and excerpts from autobiographies, diaries, and letters.