Biography

Biography

Author: Carl Rollyson

Publisher: Open Road Media

ISBN: 9781504029896

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 232

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This is the only comprehensive, annotated bibliography of writing about biography. Rollyson, a biographer and scholar of biography, includes chapters on the history of biography (beginning in the Greco-Roman period and concluding with biographers such as Leon Edel and Richard Ellmann). Ample sections on psychobiography, the new feminist biography, and on biographers who appear in works of fiction, are also included. Cited in many recent books on the genre of biography, Biography: An Annotated Bibliography, is an essential research tool as well as a clearly written work for those wishing to browse through the commentary on this important genre.
Biography
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Carl Rollyson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-28 - Publisher: Open Road Media

This is the only comprehensive, annotated bibliography of writing about biography. Rollyson, a biographer and scholar of biography, includes chapters on the history of biography (beginning in the Greco-Roman period and concluding with biographers such as Leon Edel and Richard Ellmann). Ample sections on psychobiography, the new feminist biography, and
On Compiling an Annotated Bibliography
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: James L. Harner
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-01 - Publisher: Modern Language Association

James Harner's popular pamphlet, first published in 1985, has been revised and updated in the light of advances in computer technology and the availability of humanities databases. Harner offers useful information on planning research, organizing an annotated bibliography, compiling entries, using a computer to prepare the manuscript, and editing. While
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Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Terje Tvedt
Categories: History
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Pages: 445
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Categories: Art - 19e siècle - Influence japonaise - Bibliographie
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The subject is the Japanese influence on all areas of western art and culture from 1854 through 1910. Some 700 books, articles, exhibition catalogues and unpublished dissertations are cited along with foreign- language articles (many in Japanese) which have been abstracted. Annotations are detailed. The introductory essay raises fundamental issues.
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Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Hallman B. Bryant, Hallman Bell Bryant
Categories: Authors, English
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