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  • Hedwig Thomas: Autobiography Information Immigration From Germany

    St Augustine’s Latin ur-autobiography led to the initially English vernacular autobiographies of the 17th and 18th centuries. Those forgotten octavo volumes are likely the best models for our celebrity self-lives with their vulnerable shelf life. Often described as “scandalous memoirs”, by rakes and libertines, these Restoration and Augustan proto-autobiographies have url been generally the operate […]