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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Jane Dailey Novak  

Pen Name: Jane Emery

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1917 in Omaha, Nebraska

-- Jane Dailey Novak on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

*Worked in Illinois from 1938-1973

Biographical and Professional Information


Published Works

  • The Razor Edge of Balance, A Study of Virginia Woolf, University of Miami Press, 1975
  • Great Chicken Dishes, Gramercy, 1989
  • (Under the name Jane Emery) Rose Macaulay, A Writer`s Life, J. Murray (London, England), 1991

Selected Titles At Your Library

The razor edge of balance;
ISBN: 0870242474. OCLC Number:

University of Miami Press. Coral Gables, Fla.,. [1975]

Text, maps and illustrations focus primarily on Indians of North America from prehistory to the present. Organized according to the following seven categories: Ancient Indians. - Ancient civilizations. - Indian lifeways. - Indians and explorers. - Indian wars. - Indian land cessions. - Contemporary Indians.

Great chicken dishes :
ISBN: 0517672499. OCLC Number:

Weathervane Books :. New York :. 1989, ©1974.

Rose Macaulay :
ISBN: 0719547687. OCLC Number:

J. Murray,. London :. 1991.


  • Woodrow Wilson Grant in 1967

    Speaking Engagements

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