The Brother's Grimm: Jacob Grimm worked as a librarian in Kasel. Whilst there he and his brother Wilhelm gathered old German folk tales from ordinary people hoping to unite different areas under their shared culture.
A rare YOUNG Mark Twain portrait from the Quintessential American author. Wildly humorous, brilliantly observant, clever and socially aware. Ahead of his time. If you've never read any Twain, start with Huck Finn.
Louisa May Alcott sitting at the desk where she wrote "Little Women." Louisa May Alcott was an American novelist and poet best known as the author of the novel Little Women and its sequels Little Men and Jo's Boys.
Karen Blixen - Karen von Blixen-Finecke, née Karen Christenze Dinesen, was a Danish author also known by her pen name Isak Dinesen - Author of 'Out of Africa' - Published Photo by: Léon Herschtritt, 1961
Rudyard Kipling – was an English poet, short-story writer, and novelist chiefly remembered for his celebration of British imperialism, tales and poems of British soldiers in India, and his tales for children. Kipling received the Nobel Prize f