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  • Sculpture bust of legendary Greek fabulist Aesop.

    Aesop

    (c. 620 BC - c. 564 BC)

  • Ulfat al-Idilbi

    (1912 - 2007)

  • Image of French writer Honoré de Balzac with hand on chest.

    Honoré de Balzac

    (1799 - 1850)

  • Eric Banks

  • Italian poet and scholar Giovanni Boccaccio.

    Giovanni Boccaccio

    (1313 - 1375)

  • German poet and playwright Bertolt Brecht.

    Bertolt Brecht

    (1898 - 1956)

  • Swiss historian Jacob Burckhardt.

    Jacob Burckhardt

    (1818 - 1897)

  • French theologian John Calvin.

    John Calvin

    (1509 - 1564)

  • Girolamo Cardano

    (1501 - 1576)

  • Color portrait of the Italian writer and libertine Giacomo Casanova.

    Giacomo Casanova

    (1725 - 1798)

  • Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes.

    Miguel de Cervantes

    (1547 - 1616)

  • English writer Geoffrey Chaucer.

    Geoffrey Chaucer

    (c. 1342 - 1400)

  • Wang Chong

    (c. 27 - 100)

  • French poet and author Christine de Pisan.

    Christine de Pisan

    (1364 - c. 1430)

  • Roman statesman, lawyer, scholar, and writer Marcus Tullius Cicero.

    Marcus Tullius Cicero

    (106 BC - 43 BC)

  • E.M. Cioran

    (1911 - 1995)

  • Louisa Amelia Knappe Smith Clappe

    (1819 - 1906)

  • Robert Coover

  • Black and white photograph of Argentine writer Julio Cortázar.

    Julio Cortázar

    (1914 - 1984)

  • Portrait of Sister Juana Inés de la Cruz in a nun's habit.

    Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz

    (c. 1651 - 1695)

  • Richard Dawkins

  • Black and white photograph of Emily Dickinson sitting next to a desk.

    Emily Dickinson

    (1830 - 1886)

  • Portrait of Fyodor Dostoevsky

    Fyodor Dostoevsky

    (1821 - 1881)

  • Geoff Dyer