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This is modernist American poet, Ezra Pound. He lived and traveled around Europe, as was popular with modernists. His poems are just beautiful, as was his face. (keep away from pictures of him when he is older) Young Ezra=best Ezra

Charlotte Brontë (/ˈbrɒnti/, commonly /ˈbrɒnteɪ/;[1] 21 April 1816 – 31 March 1855) was an English novelist and poet, the eldest of the three Brontë sisters who survived into adulthood and whose novels have become classics of English literature. She first published her works (including her best known novel, Jane Eyre) under the pen name Currer Bell.

Some interesting comparisons of 'Charlotte Bronte' photo with known portrayals

Ezra Pound, Paris 1923 Ezra Weston Loomis Pound (30 October 1885 – 1 November 1972) was an American expatriate poet and critic of the early modernist movement.

Man Ray - Portrait of Ezra Pound, Paris 1923 - L'Art by Ezra Pound - Green arsenic smeared on an egg-white cloth, Crushed strawberries! Come, let us feast our eyes.

last-picture-show: “ “Irving Penn, Carson McCullers, New York, 1950 ” ”

Carson McCullers, New York by Irving Penn - Carson McCullers, New York, 1950 Platinum palladium print Image: x in.) Sheet: 25 x 20 in.) Signed, stamped and numbered on verso Printed 1970 Edition Estimate USD Opening Bid USD

Guy de Maupassant (Tourville sur-Arques 1850- Paris 1893) ~  Ecrivain français                                                                                                                                                     Plus

Tales of Mystery and Imagination: Guy de Maupassant: La nuit

Rabindrath Tagore (May 7, 1861 - August 7, 1941) Indian poet and writer (and winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913).

Rabindrath Tagore (May 1861 - August Indian poet and writer (and winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in

Ezra Pond, poet and political. I like his poetry, but I do not care for his politics.  He was a good poet

"That I lost my center fighting the world. The dreams clash and are shattered— that I tried to make a paradiso terrestre…" -- Ezra Pound, notes for the last canto

F. Scott Fitzgerald as a young man - @~ Mlle  CURIOUSLY looks like Toby Maguire.

Scott Fitzgerald was born Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald on September in St. His namesake (and second cousin three times removed on his father's side) was Francis Scott Key, who wrote the lyrics to the "Star-Spangled Banner.

Bertolt Brecht, retrato foltográfico de Josef Breitenbach, 1937

Bert Brecht, Paris, 1937 -by Josef Breitenbach © Josef and Yaye Breitenbach Foundation from CCP via JdP

Etienne Carjat
French, 1828-1906
Portrait of Charles Baudelaire, ca. 1863
Woodburytype/RISD Museum  "The words sobriety, chastity and work occur again and again in his writings, but they have no positive content." — Jean-Paul Sartre

Charles Baudelaire, 1878 by Etienne Carjat. Charles Pierre Baudelaire was a French poet who also produced notable work as an essayist, art critic, and pioneering translator of Edgar Allan Poe.

Kahlil Gibran (1883-1931) Lebanese born American poet and novelist, photographed by Day, F. Holland, ca. 1896.

Kahlil Gibran 1883-1931 Lebanese Born Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Everett

If I have a son, I'm definitely naming him Khalil. It would be the greatest homage to my favorite poet. Kahlil Gibran Lebanese born American poet and novelist, photographed by Day, F. Holland, ca.

W. B. Yeats "Come away O human child/to the woods and waters wild/with a faerie hand-in-hand/for the world's more full of weeping/ than you can understand."

Yeats foi um poeta, dramaturgo e místico irlandês.

Virginia Woolf - elegant in a very simple way

Virginia Woolf: The Morley College Teacher

The great Writer Virginia Woolf in 1902 - Photo taken by George Charles Beresford -

T.S. Eliot; Virginia Woolf.  Junio,1924. Fotografía de Lady Ottoline Morrell

Virginia Woolf by Lady Ottoline Morrell, June 1924 - The iconography of Virginia Woolf - Images courtesy of Virginia Woolf: Art, Life and Vision, National Portrait Gallery, London - Open Book - BBC Radio 4

Franz Kafka

Franz – was an Austrian writer of novels and short stories.