Telling lives, the biographer's art / by Leon Edel ... [et al.] ; edited by Marc Pachter.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Washington : New Republic Books, 1979.
Description
151 p. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Biography as a literary form [Browse]
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Notes
Ex copy is gift of author.
Contents
The biographer himself: an introduction / Marc Pachter -- The figure under the carpet / Leon Edel -- The naked self and other problems / Justin Kaplan -- Minor lives / Geoffrey Wolff -- The self as history: relfections on autobiography / Alfred Kazin -- Angles of vision / Doris Kearns -- Stepping over cockleburs: conversations with Ned Cobb / Theodore Rosengarten -- Biography as a prism of history / Barbara W. Tuchman.
ISBN
0915220547
LCCN
79000698 //r91
OCLC
4638498
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