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'Goldsmith and the art of indirect biography'

Gargett, Graham (2010) 'Goldsmith and the art of indirect biography'. In: Life Writing: Essays on autobiography, biography and literature. (Eds: Bradford, Richard), Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp. 56-69. ISBN 978-0-230-20252-8 [Book section]

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An analysis of the way details of Goldsmith's life may, or may not, be discovered from his literary works, both of fiction and non fiction. In particular, I show how many previously unmentioned details may be gleaned from his History of the Earth and Animated Nature (1774).

Item Type:Book section
Keywords:Oliver Goldsmith, autobiography, biography, History of the Earth and Animated Nature
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Arts > School of English and History
Faculty of Arts > School of Modern Languages
Faculty of Arts
Research Institutes and Groups:Arts and Humanities Research Institute > English
Arts and Humanities Research Institute
ID Code:27786
Deposited By: Prof Graham Gargett
Deposited On:05 Nov 2013 11:44
Last Modified:05 Nov 2013 11:44

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