- a history of a person's life written or told by that person.
Origin of autobiography
Examples from the Web for autobiographer
Historical Examples of autobiographer
Is the fourth dimension of Cobb as a novelist or as an autobiographer?When Winter Comes to Main Street
Grant Martin Overton
In her style, as in what she writes about, we must concede to the artist what we deny to the autobiographer.Story of My Life
It is, perhaps, a matter for felicitation that Mr. Kelly has been his own autobiographer.The Humors of Falconbridge
Jonathan F. Kelley
She is found by the autobiographer alone in a deserted house.
The autobiographer “complied with the order contained in her dying behest.”
- an account of a person's life written or otherwise recorded by that person
A literary work about the writer's own life. The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin and Isak Dinesen's Out of Africa are autobiographical.