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Calling All Book Nerds: Here's Your Chance To See 'The Goldfinch' Painting In Real Life

Carel Fabritius-1622-1654 The Goldfinch 1654. One of my favourite paintings - it is at the centre of the new Donna Tartt book - The Goldfinch.

"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.

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Fascinating Photos of Famous Authors as Teenagers

A 17-year-old Ernest Hemingway as a high school junior.

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7 Better-Than-Beach-Reads About Famous Writers

Abba Abba, by Anthony Burgess, tells the story of the last months of John Keats’ life, which he spent dying of consumption in Rome. Burgess was a bit obsessed with Keats, which shows in this short little book.

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Which Literary Couple Are You And Your Significant Other?

Which Literary Couple Are You And Your Significant Other?

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32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly | 32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life....winter break reading list here i come

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Literary Fashions for Serious Book Nerds

If referencing maps and book covers is too oblique for you, why not wear the entire text of your favorite novel on your shirt? No one around you will ever be bored again. <<Genius! And awesome!!

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Community Post: 23 Famous Authors' Last Words

23 Famous Authors’ Last Words


Things Famous Authors Liked

Things Famous Authors Liked - Willa Cather liked really cool hats...H.G. Wells liked aliens - who knew?

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24 Photos Of Famous Authors When They Were Coming Of Age

F. Scott Fitzgerald, author of The Great Gatsby and This Side of Paradise, among other notable works.

Edward Gorey's Vintage Book Covers for Literary Classics #3d book cover #cover book #book cover #book covering

"The Rescue: A romance of the shallows" by Joseph Conrad. Cover by Robert Vickrey. Typography by Edward Gorey