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Images of famous writers in history who have written books, plays, essays, and poetry which have stood the test of time

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Oscar Wilde Featured Famous Writers Print

Oscar Wilde

28th May 1889: Irish playwright, novelist, essayist, poet and wit Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900). (Photo by W. & D. Downey/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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Portrait of Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) Featured Famous Writers Print

Portrait of Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849)

Vintage portrait of Edgar Allan Poe, an American writer, editor, and literary critic, best known for his poetry and short stories, particularly his tales of mystery and the macabre. Notable works include The Raven, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Pit and the Pendulum, The Mask of the Red Death, and The Fall of the House of Usher

New Golden Arrow Loco Featured Famous Writers Print

New Golden Arrow Loco

The locomotive William Shakespeare at Victoria Station, London, before entering service on the Golden Arrow route from London to Dover for the channel crossing, 11th October 1951. The locomotive had previously been on exhibition during the Festival of Britain. (Photo by J. A. Hampton/Topical Press Agency/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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