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.
"The Rich Boy," a Short Story by F. Scott Fitzgerald
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.
Oscar Wilde by Napoleon Sarony, Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish writer and poet. After writing in different forms throughout the he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the early
A photographic portrait of Charlie Chaplin as a young man, Hollywood, taken around 1916 by an unknown photographer. Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin was an English comic actor and film producer and director of the silent film era.
Mark Twain in the lab of Nikola Tesla, spring of Originally published as part of an article by T. Martin called “Tesla’s Oscillator and Other Inventions” that appeared in the Century Magazine (April Author unknown