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Paula R. Backscheider. Reflections on Biography. Oxford University Press. 1999. 289pp.

Denis Brian. Fair Game: What Biographers Don't Tell You. Prometheus Books. 1994. 373pp.

Karl Enenkel; Betsy de Jong-Crane; Peter Liebregts (editor). Modelling the Individual: Biography and Portrait in the Renaissance: With a Critical Edition of Petrarch's "Letter to Posterity". Rodopi. 1998. 312pp.

John A. Garraty. The Nature of Biography. London: Jonathan Cape. 1958. 255pp.

Tomas Hägg; Philip Rousseau (editor). Greek Biography and Panegyric in Late Antiquity. University of California Press. 2000. 288pp.

Nigel Hamilton. Biography: A Brief History. Harvard University Press. 2007. 345pp.

Julie Rak. Auto/Biography in Canada: Critical Directions. Wilfrid Laurier University Press. 2005. 264pp.

Thomas Söderqvist (editor). The History and Poetics of Scientific Biography. Ashgate Publishing. 2007. 270pp.

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