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Maryland Authors

A guide to Special Collection resources focusing on authors associated with the state of Maryland.

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Select "Subject beginning with..." on the drop-down menu. Then enter one of the subject heading terms below to locate works by Maryland's literary figures:

  • Baltimore (Md.) Fiction
  • Maryland -- Fiction
  • Maryland -- Poetry

Maryland Poets

Allen, Brasseya Pastan, Linda
Clifton, Lucille Poe, Edgar Allan
Collier, Michael Rich, Adrienne
Flint, Roland Shapiro, Karl
Harper, Frances E. W Siegel, Eli
Jacobsen, Josephine Spires, Elizabeth
Kamenetz, Rodger Weaver, Afaa M.
Nash, Ogden Whittemore, Reed

 

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Maryland Fiction Authors

Alvarez, Rafael   Kennedy, John Pendleton 
Barth, John  Lippman, Laura
Bell, Madison Smartt Michener, James Albert
Cain, James M. Pelecanos, George P.
Clancy, Tom Roberts, Nora
Cockey, Tim Townsend, George Alfred
Gresham, William Lindsay Tyler, Anne
Hammett, Dashiell Uris, Leon
Voigt, Cynthia

 

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Maryland Non-fiction Authors

 Baker, Russell

Carson, Rachel

Douglass, Frederick

Mencken, H.L.

Townsend, George Alfred

 

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19th Century Maryland Authors

Allen, Brasseya

Douglass, Frederick

Harper, Frances E. W.

Kennedy, John Pendleton

Poe, Edgar Allan

Townsend, George Alfred

 

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20th Century Maryland Authors

Alvarez, Rafael Kamenetz, Rodger
Baker, Russell Lippman, Laura
Barth, John Mencken, H.L.
Bell, Madison Smartt Michener, James Albert
 Cain, James M. Nash, Ogden
 Carson, Rachel Pastan, Linda
Clancy, Tom Pelecanos, George P.
Clifton, Lucille Rich, Adrienne
Cockey, Tim Roberts, Nora
Collier, Michael Shapiro, Karl
Fitzgerald, F. Scott Siegel, Eli
Flint, Roland Spires, Elizabeth
Gresham, William Lindsay Tyler, Anne
Hammett, Dashiell Uris, Leon
Jacobsen, Josephine Voigt, Cynthia
Weaver, Afaa M.
Whittemore, Reed

 

View a list of works by these Maryland 20th century authors.