Searching with keywords pertaining to animals in literature is a great way to begin looking up potentially relevant books and other library materials. Here are some subject headings pertaining to animals in literature:
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Animals in literature
Human-animal relationships in literature
[Animal name] in literature (e.g. Dogs in Literature}
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