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By Lee, Hermione
Hardback. English.
Published London: Chatto & Windus, 2005
As readers, we seem to be increasingly fascinated by studies of individual lives. In this timely, unusual and exhilirating collection Hermione Lee is...

By Ellis, David, 1939-
Hardback. English.
Published Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, c2000
David Ellis meditates on the nature of biography and the way biographers habitually describe their subjects' lives by reference to psychology, ancestry...

By Roberts, Brian
Paperback. English.
Published Buckingham: Open University Press, 2002
This is an examination of the methodological and theoretical developments associated with research on lives in sociology, oral history, ethnography, biography...

By Schneider, Myra, 1936-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Continuum, 2009
This work offers a detailed exploration of a wide range of universal experiences such as childhood, adult relationships and loss, and examines how a wide...

Hardback. English.
Published Woodbridge: Boydell, 2012
Exploring the relationship between museums and biographies, this collection of essays examines examples from the early 19th century to the present day

By Parke, Catherine Neal
Hardback. English.
Published Columbia; London: University of Missouri Press, c1991
Samuel Johnson believed that biography was a key to the operations of the critical and creative intelligence. Through an inquiry into the centrality of...

By Kunka, Andrew, 1969- author
eBook. English.
Published New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017
"A complete critical guide to its history, forms and contexts, Autobiographical Comics helps readers explore the increasingly popular genre of comic book...

Hardback. English.
Published Aldershot: Ashgate, 2005
In this collection of interdisciplinary essays, experts in the fields of 19th-century literature and social and cultural history explore new directions...

By Higgins, David Minden, 1974-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Routledge, 2005
David Higgins considers how literary magazines in early 19th century Britain debated the nature of genius, as well as how and why they constructed particular...
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