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Nazira Zain al-Din

(1908 - 1976)

Ahmad ibn Muhammad al-Maqqari

(1578 - 1632)

Image of Japanese haiku poet Matsuo Bashō.

Matsuo Bashō

(1644 - 1694)

Black and white photograph of American poet Elizabeth Bishop.

Elizabeth Bishop

(1911 - 1979)

H.G. Bissinger

Amelia Bloomer

(1818 - 1894)

Chandler Burr

Engraving of Portuguese poet Luís de Camões.

Luís de Camões

(c. 1525 - 1580)

British author Angela Carter.

Angela Carter

(1940 - 1992)

Cassiodorus

(c. 485 - c. 585)

Italian courtier, diplomat, and writer Baldassare Castiglione.

Baldassare Castiglione

(1478 - 1529)

Coco Chanel

(1883 - 1971)

Image of English naturalist Charles Darwin.

Charles Darwin

(1809 - 1882)

French man of letters Denis Diderot.

Denis Diderot

(1713 - 1784)

Waris Dirie

German socialist philosopher Friedrich Engels.

Friedrich Engels

(1820 - 1895)

French novelist Gustave Flaubert.

Gustave Flaubert

(1821 - 1880)

Scottish anthropologist and historian of religion James G. Frazer.

James G. Frazer

(1854 - 1941)

Bobbito Garcia

Black and white photograph of Colombian novelist Gabriel García Márquez.

Gabriel García Márquez

(1928 - 2014)

Ukrainian-born Russian novelist Nikolai Gogol.

Nikolai Gogol

(1809 - 1852)

Elizabeth Hawes

(1903 - 1971)

Eliza Haywood

(c. 1693 - 1756)

English writer and essayist William Hazlitt.

William Hazlitt

(1778 - 1830)