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  • Photograph of American dramatist Edward Albee.

    Edward Albee

    (1928 - 2016)

  • Author and journalist Caroline Alexander.

    Caroline Alexander

  • Image of Japanese haiku poet Matsuo Bashō.

    Matsuo Bashō

    (1644 - 1694)

  • Manuscript image of St. Bede.

    St. Bede

    (c. 673 - 735)

  • Photograph of American writer and naturalist Henry Beston.

    Henry Beston

    (1888 - 1968)

  • Photograph of traveler and writer Isabella Bird.

    Isabella Bird

    (1831 - 1904)

  • Photograph of British historian and diplomat James Bryce.

    James Bryce

    (1838 - 1922)

  • Photograph of Italian writer Italo Calvino.

    Italo Calvino

    (1923 - 1985)

  • Engraving of Portuguese poet Luís de Camões.

    Luís de Camões

    (c. 1525 - 1580)

  • Engraving of Italian adventurer Giovanni Francesco Gemelli Careri.

    Giovanni Francesco Gemelli Careri

    (1651 - 1725)

  • Photograph of American novelist Kate Chopin.

    Kate Chopin

    (1851 - 1904)

  • Painted portrait of Italian navigator Christopher Columbus.

    Christopher Columbus

    (1451 - 1506)

  • Painted portrait of British explorer James Cook.

    James Cook

    (1728 - 1779)

  • Color photograph of French oceanic explorer Jacques Cousteau in parka.

    Jacques Cousteau

    (1910 - 1977)

  • Image of American lawyer and autobiographer Richard Henry Dana Jr.

    Richard Henry Dana Jr.

    (1815 - 1882)

  • Photograph of Sri Lankan memoirist and economist Sonali Deraniyagala.

    Sonali Deraniyagala

  • Photograph of English novelist Charles Dickens.

    Charles Dickens

    (1812 - 1870)

  • Philip Drake

    (c. 1790 - c. 1857)

  • Portrait of West African writer and former slave Olaudah Equiano.

    Olaudah Equiano

    (c. 1745 - 1797)

  • Photograph of former U.S. President Millard Fillmore.

    Millard Fillmore

    (1800 - 1874)

  • Photograph of American food writer M.F.K. Fisher with cat.

    M.F.K. Fisher

    (1908 - 1992)

  • Photograph of English novelist John Fowles.

    John Fowles

    (1926 - 2005)

  • Black and white photograph of Colombian novelist Gabriel García Márquez.

    Gabriel García Márquez

    (1928 - 2014)

  • Photograph of English literary historian and critic Edmund Gosse.

    Edmund Gosse

    (1849 - 1928)