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W. H. Auden, Christopher Isherwood and Stephen Spender photographed by Howard Coster, 1937. Book Writer, Book Authors, Santa Monica, Writer's Office, Christopher Isherwood, Writers And Poets, Famous Authors, Playwright, Special People
the isherwood files
W. H. Auden, Christopher Isherwood and Stephen Spender photographed by Howard Coster, 1937.
I love working in it but we're having to move out Removal Boxes, Black Bin, Recycling Center, Holland Park, Moving Out, Favorite Authors, Being A Landlord, Storage Spaces, Bookcase
My study
I love working in it but we're having to move out
Holland Park Press
Holland Park Press
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Miss Pym and the Slough of Despond - Liberta Books
#nomorolemodel Anita Brookner CBE (1928-2016) was a British novelist and art historian. She was the first woman to hold the Slade professorship at Cambridge University. She won the Booker Prize for her novel Hotel du Lac (1984). She said that having no children was 'the great dividing line. That's why I write... because I have no children.' And of marriage: 'I chose the wrong people, and the wrong people chose me. So marriage never came about.' Childfree, Women Magazines, Fiction Writing, First Novel, Thinker, Popular Culture, Novelist
A singular woman
#nomorolemodel Anita Brookner CBE (1928-2016) was a British novelist and art historian. She was the first woman to hold the Slade professorship at Cambridge University. She won the Booker Prize for her novel Hotel du Lac (1984). She said that having no children was 'the great dividing line. That's why I write... because I have no children.' And of marriage: 'I chose the wrong people, and the wrong people chose me. So marriage never came about.'
Plate Tectonics, a poem by Clive James taken from his collection Nefertiti in the Flak Tower... (we struggled to pick just one!) Flak Tower, Free Poems, Clive James, Plate Tectonics, Credibility, Best Selling Books, Global Warming
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Plate Tectonics, a poem by Clive James taken from his collection Nefertiti in the Flak Tower... (we struggled to pick just one!)
Karl Ove Knausgård, Navel Gazing, Zadie Smith, Living Under A Rock, Marcel Proust, My Struggle, Melodrama, Writing Life
Karl Ove Knausgaard – Vol. 1 Brooklyn
Chekhov in Melikhovo | Чехов в Мелихово, 1897 El Havre, Jan Van Eyck, Chekhov, Russian Literature, Story Writer, Imperial Russia, History Photos
Chekhov in Melikhovo | Чехов с собакой Хиной на ступеньках мелиховского дома, 1897 г.
Chekhov in Melikhovo | Чехов в Мелихово, 1897
Karl Friedrich May (25 February 1842 – 30 March 1912) was a popular German writer, noted mainly for adventure novels set in the American Old West (best known for the characters of Winnetou and Old Shatterhand) and similar books set in the Orient and Middle East (with Kara Ben Nemsi and Hadschi Halef Omar). In addition, he wrote stories set in his native Germany, in China and in South America. Pierre Brice, Carl Friedrich, Adventure Novels, Writers Write, Pose, Second Empire, Ronald Reagan
Karl May – Wikipedia
Karl Friedrich May (25 February 1842 – 30 March 1912) was a popular German writer, noted mainly for adventure novels set in the American Old West (best known for the characters of Winnetou and Old Shatterhand) and similar books set in the Orient and Middle East (with Kara Ben Nemsi and Hadschi Halef Omar). In addition, he wrote stories set in his native Germany, in China and in South America.
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Jack Kerouac
Peace, Love, Winona, & Me .
Peace, Love, Winona, & Me .
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Allen Ginsberg
Peace, Love, Winona, & Me .
Peace, Love, Winona, & Me .
Michael Ondaatje--"The English Patient." Books, The English Patient, Canadian Culture, Thomas Paine, Henry Miller
BOMB Magazine — Michael Ondaatje by Willem Dafoe
Michael Ondaatje--"The English Patient."
Harper Lee's friend Michael Brown took this picture of the author in October 1957, the same month she signed with publisher J.B. Lippincott. How Harper Lee Went From Wannabe Writer To The Jane Austen Of Alabama Go Set A Watchman, Harper Lee, Southern Life, Michael Brown, To Kill A Mockingbird
How Harper Lee Went From Wannabe Writer To The Jane Austen Of Alabama
Harper Lee's friend Michael Brown took this picture of the author in October 1957, the same month she signed with publisher J.B. Lippincott. How Harper Lee Went From Wannabe Writer To The Jane Austen Of Alabama
Virginia Woolf at Monk's House, 1931 Virginia Woolf, Anita Berber, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Leonard Woolf, Bloomsbury Group
an itinerant poet
Virginia Woolf at Monk's House, 1931
Katherine Frearson
Katherine Frearson