Humphrey Carpenter Quote

Biographies are likely to be either acts of worship or acts of destruction. And the best ones have elements of both.


The Art of Literary Biography (1995)

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Biographies are likely to be either acts of worship or acts of destruction. And the best ones have elements of both.

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Biographies are likely to be either acts of worship or acts of destruction. And the best ones have elements of both.

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Biographies are likely to be either acts of worship or acts of destruction. And the best ones have elements of both.

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Biographies are likely to be either acts of worship or acts of destruction. And the best ones have elements of both.