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MLA Style Guide: Book with two authors

This guide covers how in-text citations and references should be formatted in the MLA Style, 9th Edition.

Book with two authors

Reference: First author Last name, First name, and next author First name Last name. Title. Publisher, Year of Publication. 

Example: McLean, Bethany, and Peter Elkind. The Smartest Guys in the Room: The Amazing Rise and Scandalous Fall of Enron. Portfolio, 2004.


  • (First author Last name and last author Last name Page no)
  • (Page no)


  • Others highlight a different factor (McLean and Elkind 122)....
  • McLean and Elkind (122) highlight....

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