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Name: Ralph Barton Perry
Birth - Death: 1876-1957
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  • American Authors and Books. 1640 to the present day. Third revised edition. By W.J. Burke and Will D. Howe. Revised by Irving Weiss and Anne Weiss. New York: Crown Publishers, 1972. (AmAu&B)
  • American National Biography. 24 volumes. Edited by John A. Garraty and Mark C. Carnes. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. (AmNatBi)
  • Benet's Reader's Encyclopedia of American Literature. First edition. Edited by George Perkins, Barbara Perkins, and Phillip Leininger. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1991. (BenetAL)
  • Biography Index. A cumulative index to biographical material in books and magazines. Volume 2: August, 1949-August, 1952. New York: H.W. Wilson Co., 1953. (BioIn 2)
  • Biography Index. A cumulative index to biographical material in books and magazines. Volume 3: September, 1952-August, 1955. New York: H.W. Wilson Co., 1956. (BioIn 3)
  • Biography Index. A cumulative index to biographical material in books and magazines. Volume 4: September, 1955-August, 1958. New York: H.W. Wilson Co., 1960. (BioIn 4)
  • Biography Index. A cumulative index to biographical material in books and magazines. Volume 6: September, 1961-August, 1964. New York: H.W. Wilson Co., 1965. (BioIn 6)
  • Biography Index. A cumulative index to biographical material in books and magazines. Volume 22: September, 1996-August 1997. New York: H.W. Wilson Co., 1997. (BioIn 22)
  • The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography. Edited by John S. Bowman. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1995. (CamDcAB)
  • Contemporary Authors. A bio-bibliographical guide to current writers in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, journalism, drama, motion pictures, television, and other fields. Volume 123. Detroit: Gale Research, 1988. (ConAu 123)
  • Dictionary of American Biography. Supplement 6. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1980. (DcAmB S6)
  • The Dictionary of Modern American Philosophers. Four volumes. Edited by John R. Shook. Bristol, England: Thoemmes Continuum, 2005. (DcMAP)
  • Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Second edition. Ten volumes. Edited by Donald M. Borchert. Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, 2006. (EncPhi)
  • Encyclopedia of World Biography. Second edition. Seventeen volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1998. First edition published as The McGraw- Hill Encyclopedia of World Biography with six supplement volumes published as Encyclopedia of World Biography: 20th Century Supplement. (EncWB 2) Biography contains portrait.
  • The Lincoln Library of Language Arts. Third edition. Two volumes. Columbus, OH: Frontier Press Co., 1978. Biographies begin on page 345 of Volume 1 and are continued in Volume 2. (LinLib L)
  • The McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of World Biography. New York: McGraw- Hill, 1973. Supplemental volumes published as Encyclopedia of World Biography: 20th Century Supplement. (McGEWB)
  • The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography. Volume 43. New York: James T. White & Co., 1961. Use the Index to locate biographies. (NatCAB 43)
  • The Oxford Companion to American History. By Thomas H. Johnson. New York: Oxford University Press, 1966. (OxCAmH)
  • The Oxford Companion to American Literature. Fourth edition. By James D. Hart. New York: Oxford University Press, 1965. (OxCAmL 4)
  • The Oxford Companion to American Literature. Fifth edition. By James D. Hart. New York: Oxford University Press, 1983. (OxCAmL 5)
  • The Oxford Companion to American Literature. Sixth edition. By James D. Hart. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. (OxCAmL 6)
  • The Oxford Companion to Philosophy. First edition. Edited by Ted Honderich. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995. (OxCPhil 1)
  • The Oxford Companion to Philosophy. Second edition. Edited by Ted Honderich. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005. (OxCPhil 2)
  • The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy. Second edition. By Simon Blackburn. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005. (OxDcPh)
  • The Penguin International Dictionary of Contemporary Biography from 1900 to the Present. Second edition. By Edward Vernoff and Rima Shore. New York: Viking Penguin, 2001. First edition published by New American Library as The International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography. (PenIntDc)
  • The Reader's Encyclopedia of American Literature. By Max J. Herzberg. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Co., 1962. (REnAL)
  • Twentieth Century Authors. A biographical dictionary of modern literature. Edited by Stanley J. Kunitz and Howard Haycraft. New York: H.W. Wilson Co., 1942. (TwCA)
  • Twentieth Century Authors. A biographical dictionary of modern literature. First Supplement. Edited by Stanley J. Kunitz. New York: H.W. Wilson Co., 1955. (TwCA SUP)
  • Who Was Who in America. A component of Who's Who in American History. Volume 3, 1951-1960. Chicago: Marquis Who's Who, 1966. (WhAm 3)
  • Who Was Who among North American Authors, 1921-1939. Compiled from Who's Who among North American Authors, Volumes 1-7, 1921-1939. Two volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1976. (WhNAA)
  • Who's Who of Pulitzer Prize Winners. By Elizabeth A. Brennan and Elizabeth C. Clarage. Phoenix, AZ: Oryx Press, 1999. Use the Index of Individual Winners to locate entries. (WhoPul) Biography contains portrait.
  • World Authors. 1900-1950. Four volumes. Edited by Martin Seymour- Smith and Andrew C. Kimmens. New York: H. W. Wilson Co., 1996. (WorAu 1900) Biography contains portrait.

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Passport image available though of poor quality in the available media

  • Passport Applications, January 2, 1906 - March 31, 1925 (M1490) > 1921 > Roll 1609 - Certificates: 34876-35249, 13 May 1921-14 May 1921 > 349

billinghurst sDrewth 13:00, 12 January 2011 (UTC)