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By Adam Smyth

A background of English Autobiography explores the family tree of autobiographical writing in England from the medieval interval to the electronic period. starting with an intensive creation that charts very important theoretical contributions to the sector, this historical past comprises wide-ranging essays that remove darkness from the legacy of English autobiography. prepared thematically, those essays survey the multilayered writings of such various authors as Chaucer, Bunyan, Carlyle, Newman, Wilde and Woolf. Written by means of a number of best students, this historical past is the definitive, single-volume assortment on English autobiography and should function a useful reference for experts and scholars alike.

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