Criticism on a Particular Author's Works in Books
Using the Libraries' Online Catalog select Advanced Search and enter the following:
the author's name inverted: Milton, John
with Search in: Subject heading (contains).
A list of books of criticism about Milton's works will be found under the subject heading: Milton, John, 1608-1674 Criticism and interpretation.
Search by subject using an author's name in order to locate bibliographies on that author: Milton, John, 1608-1674 Bibliography
Finding Collections of Critical Articles in Books
Using the Libraries' Online Catalog, select Guided Search and enter one or more of the following:
Author name in one slot (All of these & Keyword Anywhere) and Norton critical essays sources casebook in another slot (Any of these & Keyword Anywhere).
This strategy finds many of our collections of critical articles on a particular author or literary work, as well as some reference guides.
Doing a textual analysis requires you look at many different sources.
There is NOT ONE source that will give you all the information you need.
On the Finding Sources page, you will find suggestions for databases to look in.