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"I think it better to conclude in good time and in erect bearing a life in which intellectual labour meant the purest joy and personal freedom the highest good on Earth" (Stefan Zweig) Wild Book, Stefan Zweig, People Of Interest, Book Writer, Any Book, Belle Photo, Portraits, Audio Books, Superstar
People Of InterestBook WriterPortraitsSuperstar


Homer: Author of The Iliad and The Odyssey. From these epics we get the heroic archetype. (There is speculation that Homer was more than one person--I tend to believe this.


The great Latin poet, Virgil, holding a volume on which is written the Aenid. Ancient Rome, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Art History, Monuments, Empire Romain, Roman Art, Historical Art, Roman Empire
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Ivan Turgenev - The author of "Father and Sons". The last paragraph of this book serves to showcase his awesome talent as a writer. Ilya Repin, Le Horla Maupassant, Ivan Turgenev, Alphonse Daudet, Michel De Montaigne, Beard Art, Russian Literature, Pose, Writers And Poets
Alphonse DaudetMichel De MontaigneRussian LiteratureWriters And Poets

Portrait of writer Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev, 1874 - Ilya Repin - WikiArt.org

‘Portrait of writer Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev’ was created in 1874 by Ilya Repin in Realism style. Find more prominent pieces of portrait at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.

Albert Cohen Style Matters, Che Guevara, Portrait, People, Books, Writers, Men, Occupation, Fictional Characters
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La preuve de Dieu - Paperblog

Il y a des livres qu’on ne peut lire ni relire sans pleurer, au moins “dans l’âme”. Le Livre de ma mère est de ceux-là, un de ces chants miraculeux, une de ces psalmodies tendres et funèbres qui charment en poignant.

1809 Portrait of Francois-Rene de Chateaubriand ~ Anne-Louis Girodet de Roucy-Trioson ~ (French, 1767 – Pablo Picasso, Rome, Acid Reflux Relief, Diego Velazquez, La Malmaison, Antonio Gaudi, French Empire, French Revolution, Hyperrealism
RomeLa MalmaisonFrench Revolution

François-René de Chateaubriand

Eugène Delacroix - Portrait of George Sand 1838 oil on canvas George Sand, Ferdinand, Manet, Eugène Delacroix, Romanticism Artists, Carl Spitzweg, Gustave Courbet, Famous Portraits, Art History
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George Sand

Goethe in the Roman Campagna by Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein from the Digital Collection of the Städel Museum Google Art Project, Oil Canvas, Canvas Art Prints, Städel Museum, Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe, Grand Tour, Oeuvre D'art, Art Google, Les Oeuvres
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A quote by Fyodor Dostoyevsky Book Writer, Book Authors, Books, Story Writer, Boris Vian, Writers And Poets, People Of Interest, Playwright, Rare Photos

Fédor Dostoievski

Plutarque Vegans, Writers, People, Child, Writer, Author, Stuck In Love, Authors, People Illustration
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Literary Birthday - 29 September Happy Birthday, Miguel de Cervantes, born 29 September died 23 April 1616 Miguel de Cervantes was a Spanish novelist, poet, and playwright. Don Quixote is. Book Writer, Book Reader, Book Authors, Writers And Poets, I Love Books, My Books, Man Of La Mancha, Dom Quixote, Hispanic Heritage Month

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Escritor Murió en Madrid, el 22 de abril de 1616 a los 69 años, aunque otras fuentes citan el 23, haciendo coincidir su muerte con la de William Shakespeare. Nació el 2…

Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin was a Russian poet, playwright, and novelist of the Romantic era who is considered by many to be the greatest Russian poet and the founder of modern Russian literature. Eugene Onegin, Russian Poets, Alexander Pushkin, Black Russian, Russian Art, Russian Culture, Russian Icons, Russian Style, Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Eugene OneginRussian ArtRussian Style