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Photograph discovered possibly of the three Bronte sisters, but has not been proven to be so.

Photograph discovered possibly of the three Bronte sisters, but has not been proven to be so.

Daguerrotipo de Edgar Allan Poe con sus amigos Miles George y Thomas Goode Tucker a mediados de la década de 1840: «Tengo gran fe en los tontos; mis amigos lo llamarán autoconfianza». http://www.veniracuento.com/

Daguerrotipo de Edgar Allan Poe con sus amigos Miles George y Thomas Goode Tucker a mediados de la década de 1840: «Tengo gran fe en los tontos; mis amigos lo llamarán autoconfianza». http://www.veniracuento.com/

H. G. Wells and a skeleton. Wells never got respect as serious talent. Fact is: he was a major talent!

H. G. Wells and a skeleton. Wells never got respect as serious talent. Fact is: he was a major talent!

"...For writing means revealing oneself to excess; that utmost of self-revelation and surrender, in which a human being, when involved with others, would feel he was losing himself, and from which, therefore, he will always shrink as long as he is in his right mind.… That is why one can never be alone enough when one writes, why there can never be enough silence around one when one writes, why even night is not night enough." ~Franz Kafka

"...For writing means revealing oneself to excess; that utmost of self-revelation and surrender, in which a human being, when involved with others, would feel he was losing himself, and from which, therefore, he will always shrink as long as he is in his right mind.… That is why one can never be alone enough when one writes, why there can never be enough silence around one when one writes, why even night is not night enough." ~Franz Kafka

Herman Melville (1819-1891) was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist, and poet. He is best known for his novel Moby-Dick. His first three books gained much contemporary attention (the first, Typee, becoming a bestseller), and after a fast-blooming literary success in the late 1840s, his popularity declined precipitously in the mid-1850s and never recovered during his lifetime. When he died in 1891, he was almost completely forgotten. It was not until the "Melville Revival" in…

Herman Melville (1819-1891) was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist, and poet. He is best known for his novel Moby-Dick. His first three books gained much contemporary attention (the first, Typee, becoming a bestseller), and after a fast-blooming literary success in the late 1840s, his popularity declined precipitously in the mid-1850s and never recovered during his lifetime. When he died in 1891, he was almost completely forgotten. It was not until the "Melville Revival" in…

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