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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)

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 American writer William S. Burroughs.

William S. Burroughs

(1914 - 1977)

Photograph of American novelist and screenwriter Raymond Chandler.

Raymond Chandler

(1888 - 1959)

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 novelist and short story writer Stephen Crane.

Stephen Crane

(1871 - 1900)

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)

Portrait of English physician John Elliotson.

John Elliotson

(1791 - 1868)

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.

Hildegard of Bingen

(1098 - 1179)

Photograph of Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann.

Albert Hofmann

(1906 - 2008)