How do I write a literature textbook citation?

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wheeler715 eNotes educator| Certified Educator

Last name, First name. "Title of Essay." Title of Collection. Ed. Editor's Name(s). Place of Publication: Publisher, Year. Page range of entry. Medium of Publication.


Emerson, Ralph Waldo.  "Self-Relaince."  Elements of Literature, Fifth Course.  Ed. Probst, Robert E. New York: Holt, 2003.  213. Print.

victoria1957 | Student

First the name of the Author, then the year by example.

DiYanni (2007) Reading, Fiction, Poetry, and Drama. pg. 523, 220. Etc. this only an example.