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Writer
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Journalist

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Author and Humorist

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Novelist

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Writer

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25 September 1897
Writer, Nobel Laureate
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01 August 1819
 

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Folklorist, Anthropologist

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Novelist
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Writer

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American Novelist
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20 September 1878
American writer

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
03 February 1874
American novelist

Raymond ChandlerRaymond Chandler
23 July 1888
Novelist and Screenwriter

Edgar Rice BurroughsEdgar Rice Burroughs
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Creator of Tarzan

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24 January 1862
Writer
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07 December 1873
Author

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07 February 1885
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

Frances Hodgson BurnettFrances Hodgson Burnett
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Novelist

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Writer
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Nobel Laureate in Literature

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Author
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16 February 1838
Historian

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13 September 1876
Writer

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Journalist, Essayist, Writer, Novelist
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Author & Poet

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Writer, Physician
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05 May 1890
Journalist, Novelist

Malcolm CowleyMalcolm Cowley
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Novelist & Poet

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11 November 1836
Poet & Novelist
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Detective Fiction Writer

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Journalists
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Novelist

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Artist

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28 February 1893
Screenwriter
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Novelist
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Novelist

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26 March 1850
Journalist

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Playwright

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Author
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Astronomer, Mathematician, Economist, Novelist,

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Author

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Novelist

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04 October 1862
Publisher

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Columnist
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Journalist

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11 February 1802
Novelist, Poet, Journalist, Writer
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Writer

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Poet

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American author
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Writer, Historian, Novelist

Max EastmanMax Eastman
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Novelist
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Journalist, Screenwriter, Novelist, Writer,

Susan GlaspellSusan Glaspell
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Playwright

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12 August 1867
Educator

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Writer

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Novelist, Screenwriter, Writer
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Politician

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Writer

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Novelist

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Novelist
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13 March 1892
Writer

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Novelist
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24 July 1876
Writer

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30 May 1899
Author

William Christian Bullitt Jr.William Christian Bullitt Jr.
25 January 1891
Diplomat
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20 March 1821
Publisher

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26 January 1871
Author
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28 November 1896
Author

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09 February 1866
Writer

Vicki BaumVicki Baum
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Writer
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18 April 1864
Journalist

Conrad RichterConrad Richter
13 October 1890
Novelist
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30 November 1894
Author

Eric Temple BellEric Temple Bell
07 February 1883
Mathematician, Historian of mathematics, Novelist,

Albert Payson TerhuneAlbert Payson Terhune
21 December 1872
Author

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17 January 1771
Novelist
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26 January 1831
Author
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31 October 1852
Author

George SeldesGeorge Seldes
16 November 1890
Journalist

Michael ArlenMichael Arlen
16 November 1895
Author

Hamlin GarlandHamlin Garland
14 September 1860
Novelist
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Author

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17 February 1879
Educator

Fanny FernFanny Fern
09 July 1811
Journalist, Writer, Novelist, Children's writer,

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Writer

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Writer
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07 July 1860
Writer, Politician, Novelist, Autobiographer,

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Novelist
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26 August 1874
Novelist

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Novelist
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Pastor
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Novelist