Suggestion: Adding author after the Work in the dropdown menu of DB matches

If the author was displayed after the Work in the dropdown menu showing possible matches in the database, then the need for disambiguation would be minimal.

Currently a hypothetical search for 'Salem’s Lot would return this type of display:

If the author was displayed after the Work it might look like this mockup:

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I think this would be very useful indeed.
Some Works won’t have an author relationship, but I guess we just don’t display anything if that’s the case.

I’ll have to see how easy it is to implement.

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I created a ticket to track that feature: https://tickets.metabrainz.org/browse/BB-528

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