Definition of Author's name
1. Noun. The name that appears on the by-line to identify the author of a work.
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Literary usage of Author's name
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. International Catalogue of Scientific Literature by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1906)
"The title-slips will be arranged by the Editor in the alphabetical order of the author-s name. This name must therefore be placed first. ..."
2. The Life of the Ancient Greeks: With Special Reference to Athens by Charles Burton Gulick (1902)
"... the author,s name and a rough title to the work, aided the reader in selecting the roll he wanted. He sat as he read, rolling up one end as he unrolled ..."
3. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1875)
"... the title-page ought to contain a perfectly intelligible title, giving comprehensively the subject of the book ; the author s name should be followed by ..."
4. An Answer to Sir Thomas More's Dialogue: The Supper of the Lord After the by William Tyndale (1850)
"THE first edition of the following treatise affords no intimation of its author,s name; but its final colophon states that it was "Imprinted ..."
5. Memoirs by Charles Godfrey Leland (1893)
"English papers, which have uniformly borne testimony to the rare interest of the work, have, however, disclosed the author"s name. ..."
6. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1901)
"The Parker Society's publication states that "The'Admonition' comprised two parts or treatises, printed without any author s name,' adding, " but understood ..."