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Bibliographies

Adams, Laura. Norman Mailer: A Comprehensive Bibliography. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1974. Primary and secondary, including partial list of Mailer’s unpublished manuscripts and dissertations about his works.

Ahearn, Allen, and Patricia Ahearn. “Norman Mailer: Author Price Guide 114.2.” Dickerson, Md.: Quill and Brush, 1997. 14 pp. Authoritative price guide to first editions with identifying “points” for same.

Fiske, Thomas. “A Collector’s Bibliography of the Writings of Norman Mailer, 1938-1993.” Unpublished manuscript. Contains annotated list of Mailer’s published work through 1993, a list of unpublished screenplays, playscripts and ephemera, and all or part of four unpublished Mailer letters.

Lennon, J. Michael. “Norman Mailer.” In Contemporary Authors Bibliographical Series: American Novelists, edited by James J. Martine, 219-60. Detroit: Bruccoli Clark/Gale Research, 1986. Primary (including key interviews) and secondary with essay on secondary sources.

_____. “Norman Mailer.” In Facts on File Bibliography Series: American Fiction, 1919-1988, 306-10. New York: Facts on File, 1991. Primary and secondary, including biographical sources.

Lucid, Robert F. “A Checklist of Mailer’s Published Works.” In Norman Mailer: The Man and His Work, edited by Robert F. Lucid, 299-310. Boston: Little, Brown, 1971. The foundation stone of Mailer bibliographies.

Shepard, Douglas. “Norman Mailer: A Preliminary Bibliography of Secondary Comment.” Bulletin of Bibliography 29 (April-June 1972), 37-45. Thorough, if not exhaustive, list of reviews of Mailer’s books through Miami and the Siege of Chicago (68.25), and other critical comment.

Sokoloff, B.A. A Bibliography of Norman Mailer. Darby, Penn.: Darby Books, 1969. Primary and secondary with many omissions, but including obscure early reviews.

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