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  • Aelian

    (c. 170 - c. 235)

  • Ibn al-Athir

    (1160 - 1233)

  • Svetlana Alexievich

  • Ayi Kwei Armah

  • Engraving of the medieval Arab traveler Ibn Battuta.

    Ibn Battuta

    (1304 - c. 1369)

  • Thomas Bernhard

  • Tom Bissell

  • Photograph of Jorge Luis Borges

    Jorge Luis Borges

    (1899 - 1986)

  • Stephen Budiansky

  • Bulgarian writer Elias Canetti.

    Elias Canetti

    (1905 - 1994)

  • Black and white photograph of Czech writer Karel Čapek.

    Karel Čapek

    (1890 - 1938)

  • Hayden Carruth

    (1921 - 2008)

  • Black and white photograph of C. P. Cavafy wearing thick-rimmed black glasses.

    C.P. Cavafy

    (1863 - 1933)

  • Russian author Anton Chekhov.

    Anton Chekhov

    (1860 - 1904)

  • American author Evan S. Connell.

    Evan S. Connell

    (1924 - 2013)

  • Georges Cuvier

    (1769 - 1832)

  • Rubén Darío

    (1867 - 1916)

  • Color photograph of American writer Annie Dillard.

    Annie Dillard

  • Ducas

    (c. 1400 - c. 1462)

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

    Sigmund Freud

    (1856 - 1949)

  • English novelist and poet Thomas Hardy.

    Thomas Hardy

    (1840 - 1928)

  • Herbert of Clairvaux

    (c. 1133 - c. 1198)

  • American psychologist and philosopher William James.

    William James

    (1842 - 1910)

  • Ernst Jünger

    (1895 - 1998)