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  • Photograph of English novelist, poet, and critic Kingsley Amis.

    Kingsley Amis

    (1922 - 1995)

  • Portrait bust of Greek lyric poet Archilochus.

    Archilochus

    (c. 740 BC - 680 BC)

  • Chinese poet Li Bai seated.

    Li Bai

    (701 - 762)

  • Image of French writer Honoré de Balzac with hand on chest.

    Honoré de Balzac

    (1799 - 1850)

  • Photograph of German literary critic Walter Benjamin.

    Walter Benjamin

    (1892 - 1940)

  • William Biddulph

  • Black and white photograph of Sven Birkerts sitting in front of a bookshelf.

    Sven Birkerts

  • Portrait of Scottish biographer and diarist James Boswell.

    James Boswell

    (1740 - 1795)

  • Depiction of Plymouth colony governor William Bradford.

    William Bradford

    (1590 - 1657)

  • Photograph of literary agent and author Bill Clegg.

    Bill Clegg

  • Portrait of English lyrical poet and critic Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

    Samuel Taylor Coleridge

    (1772 - 1834)

  • Photograph of American author Dennis Covington.

    Dennis Covington

  • Photograph of American poet Countee Cullen.

    Countee Cullen

    (1903 - 1946)

  • Photograph of British writer Roald Dahl.

    Roald Dahl

    (1916 - 1990)

  • Portrait of English essayist and critic Thomas De Quincey.

    Thomas De Quincey

    (1785 - 1859)

  • Photograph of African-American abolitionist and U.S. diplomat Frederick Douglass.

    Frederick Douglass

    (c. 1818 - 1895)

  • Photograph of American professional baseball player Dock Ellis.

    Dock Ellis

    (1945 - 2008)

  • Portrait of Anglo-Irish essayist, poet, novelist, and dramatist Oliver Goldsmith.

    Oliver Goldsmith

    (1730 - 1774)

  • PHotograph of American writer Ernest Hemingway.

    Ernest Hemingway

    (1899 - 1961)

  • Depiction of German abbess and mystic St. Hildegard.

    St. Hildegard

    (1098 - 1179)

  • Photograph of Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann.

    Albert Hofmann

    (1906 - 2008)

  • Portrait of King James I.

    King James I

    (1566 - 1625)

  • Photograph of American clinical psychologist and writer Kay Redfield Jamison.

    Kay Redfield Jamison

  • Portrait of English poet John Keats.

    John Keats

    (1795 - 1821)