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Novelist
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Poet

James HowellJames Howell
1594 AD, British
Historian

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Author

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Novelist

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Novelist

Antoine FuretièreAntoine Furetière
28 December 1619, French
Scholar
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1545 AD, British
Poet

Luis Vélez de GuevaraLuis Vélez de Guevara
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Dramatist
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Politician

John BarclayJohn Barclay
28 January 1582, Scottish
Writer

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1609 AD, French
Novelist
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21 February 1684, Dutch
Writer

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1544 AD, Spanish
Novelist
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11 March 1549, Dutch
Writer

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1585 AD, Spanish
Novelist

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