History of Biosemiotics

1999 Kalevi Kull
  Biosemiotics in the twentieth century: a view from biology
  Semiotica vol. 127(1/4), pp. 385-414.
  Link to Pdf - Kalevi Kull (1999)  
   
2007 Don Favareau
  The Evolutionary History of Biosemiotics.
  In: Barbieri M (ed) Introduction to Biosemiotics. Springer, Dordrecht, pp 1-67.
   

2009

Marcello Barbieri
  A Short History of Biosemiotics
  Biosemiotics vol. 2(2), pp. 221-245.