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Photo of Anna Sadilek Pavelka, a Bohemian girl who became the model for the title character in "My Antonia."

Carel Fabritius' incredible work, "The Goldfinch", is featured in the art show "Girl with a Pearl Earring: Dutch Paintings from the Mauritshuis". If you're in or near Atlanta or New York City, don't miss it!

"Der Buchhändler" [The Book Seller, literally: "somebody who handles books"] on the Ludwig-Metzger-Platz in Darmstadt, Germany. Sculpture by Michael Schwarze, photograph by Neil Gallop.

A 17-year-old Ernest Hemingway as a high school junior. http://flavorwire.com/379730/16-fascinating-photos-of-famous-authors-as-teenagers

Writer Edith Wharton and her dogs in Rhode Island.

+~+~ Antique Photograph ~+~+ Charming portrait of a young woman reading. 1912

Which Literary Couple Are You And Your Significant Other?

Claude Monet, Giverny 1915

32 books that will actually change your life. I've only read a couple of these and can tell it's a good list. More books to put on the reading list.

Heard about this. On my list of books to read!

Real men read. You said it!

23 Famous Authors’ Last Words

The Life of a Mystic

Do you have homesteaders in your family tree? On this day in 1873, American author Willa Cather was born. She was best known for her novels depicting frontier life on the Great Plains.

25 Rare Vintage photos of Famous authors. Pictured here: William S.Burroughs, author of Naked Lunch

Colette Edward Gorey book cover design

Cover by Robert Vickrey Typography by Edward #book covering #cover book #book cover| http://coverbookrachelle.blogspot.com

George Washington | 35 Bookplates Belonging To Famous People

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