autochthonous idea n.
a thought that suddenly bursts into the consciousness and is often believed to have come from an outside source.
a history of a person’s life written or told by that person. historical examples she is found by the autobiographer alone in a deserted house. french cl-ssics william cleaver wilkinson 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 […]
marked by or dealing with one’s own experiences or life history; of or in the manner of an autobiography: autobiographical material; an autobiographical novel. historical examples on the subject of autobiographies and the autobiographic method, i had several interesting talks with borrow. lavengro george borrow here it is not difficult to recognise an autobiographic touch. […]
- Autobiography of alice b. toklas
a memoir (1933) by gertrude stein.