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  • Black and white photograph of American writer James Agee.

    James Agee

    (1909 - 1955)

  • Color portrait of Greek poet Anacreon.

    Anacreon

    (c. 582 BC - c. 485 BC)

  • Anyte

    (c. 320 BC - c. 280 BC)

  • American writer Barbara Lazear Ascher.

    Barbara Lazear Ascher

  • Black and white photograph of American Red Cross founder Clara Barton.

    Clara Barton

    (1821 - 1912)

  • Engraving of the medieval Arab traveler Ibn Battuta.

    Ibn Battuta

    (1304 - c. 1369)

  • Black and white photograph of English writer and traveler Gertrude Bell.

    Gertrude Bell

    (1868 - 1926)

  • Color image of English novelist Charlotte Brontë with book in hand.

    Charlotte Brontë

    (1816 - 1855)

  • Painted portrait of English physician and author Thomas Browne.

    Thomas Browne

    (1605 - 1682)

  • Black and white photograph of English poet Robert Browning seated.

    Robert Browning

    (1812 - 1889)

  • Black and white photograph of American writer and critic Anatole Broyard.

    Anatole Broyard

    (1920 - 1990)

  • Black and white photograph of Spanish filmmaker Luis Buñuel.

    Luis Buñuel

    (1900 - 1983)

  • Fresco of Franciscan friar and traveler Giovanni da Pian del Carpine.

    Giovanni da Pian del Carpini

    (c. 1180 - 1252)

  • Photograph of American editor Brent Cunningham.

    Brent Cunningham

  • Color portrait of English poet John Donne.

    John Donne

    (1572 - 1631)

  • Black and white photograph of French writer and film director Marguerite Duras.

    Marguerite Duras

    (1914 - 1996)

  • Sculpture bust of Greek dramatist Euripides.

    Euripides

    (c. 484 BC - c. 406 BC)

  • Ahmad Ibn Fadlan

    (c. 900 - c. 922)

  • Black and white photograph of former American Marine Guy Gabaldon.

    Guy Gabaldon

    (1926 - 2006)

  • Mumon Gensen

    (1323 - 1390)

  • Photograph of Soviet Russian writer and journalist Vasily Grossman.

    Vasily Grossman

    (1905 - 1964)

  • Black and white image of Persian lyric poet Hafez.

    Hafiz

    (c. 1320 - c. 1390)

  • Color portrait of Chinese writer and poet Han Yu.

    Han Yu

    (768 - 824)

  • Painting of Greek philosopher Heraclitus weeping over a globe.

    Heraclitus

    (c. 540 BC - c. 480 BC)