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Painting of humanist and scholar Desiderius Erasmus.

Desiderius Erasmus

(1466 - 1536)

Black and white photograph of Austrian neurologist Sigmund Freud with cigar.

Sigmund Freud

(1856 - 1949)

Black and white photograph of African-American poet Nikki Giovanni.

Nikki Giovanni

Black and white photograph of psychologist G. Stanley Hall.

G. Stanley Hall

(1844 - 1924)

Black and white photograph of American playwright Lillian Hellman.

Lillian Hellman

(1905 - 1984)

Portrait of French philosopher Claude-Adrien Helvétius.

Claude-Adrien Helvétius

(1715 - 1771)

Engraving of Robert Herrick

Robert Herrick

(1591 - 1674)

Portrait of Russian political thinker and writer Alexander Herzen.

Alexander Herzen

(1812 - 1870)

Black and white photograph of German writer Hermann Hesse.

Hermann Hesse

(1877 - 1962)

Portrait of German physician and writer Heinrich Hoffmann.

Heinrich Hoffmann

(1885 - 1957)

Black and white photograph of former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation J. Edgar Hoover.

J. Edgar Hoover

(1895 - 1972)

Engraving of Roman poet Horace.

Horace

(65 BC - 8 BC)

Detail of mural featuring Jacobus de Voragine, archbishop of Genoa and chronicler.

Jacobus de Voragine

(c. 1230 - 1298)

Black and white photograph of British social reformer Eglantyne Jebb at a desk.

Eglantyne Jebb

(1876 - 1928)

Wang Jiusi

(1468 - 1551)

Black and white photograph of Irish novelist James Joyce.

James Joyce

(1882 - 1941)

Black and white photograph of German-language writer Franz Kafka.

Franz Kafka

(1883 - 1924)

Painting of Jean de la Bruyère wearing a red cape.

Jean de La Bruyère

(1645 - 1696)

Lewis Lapham at his desk

Lewis H. Lapham

Black and white photograph of American writer Harper Lee.

Harper Lee

(1926 - 2016)

Black and white photograph of British writer Doris Lessing.

Doris Lessing

(1919 - 2013)

Color portrait of English philosopher John Locke.

John Locke

(1632 - 1704)

Longus

(c. 180 - c. 230)

Engraving of Greek satirist Lucian.

Lucian

(125 - c. 180)