Autobiographies sentence example
- Many excellent persons, whose moral character from boyhood to old age has been free from any stain discernible to their fellow-creatures, have, in their autobiographies and diaries, applied to themselves, and doubtless with sincerity, epithets as severe as could be applied to Titus Oates or Mrs Brownrigg.
- The autobiographies of these early Methodist preachers are among the classics of the Evangelical Revival.
- Judged as literature, the first place belongs to his Autobiography, which unquestionably ranks among the few great autobiographies ever written.
- Autobiographies tend to have a stiffer approach than memoirs.
- Many read more like textbooks than novels, though some autobiographies are just as full of charming anecdotes and beautiful language as memoirs.Advertisement
- Autobiographies also tend to have a less focused "theme" in the storytelling, and usually cover an extensive amount of time that starts with the author's birth.
- - The writings of the early Friends are very numerous: the most noteworthy are the Journals of George Fox and of Thomas Ellwood, both autobiographies, the Apology and other works of Robert Barclay, and the works of Penn and Penington.