Alfred Tennyson (1809-1892), was an English poet, who was the most influential poet of the Victorian era. He served as poet laureate for 42 years and in that capacity was the poetic spokesman of the Queen and her subjects, who looked to him to give artistic expression to their moral and intellectual Concerns.
Agatha Christie - Unfinished Portrait: Unseen And Rare Photographs Of The 'Queen of Crime' - Flashbak
The Agatha Christie: Unfinished Portrait photography collection takes its name from the semi-autobiographical novel
"literature is my utopia." - helen keller
outofprintclothing: “ “Man, when you lose your laugh you lose your footing.” Happy Birthday, Ken Kesey! Take 20% OFF ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest’ tee with “KESEY”...
Out of the Archives: Beatrix Potter: The Picture Letters at The Morgan Library & Museum - Library as Incubator Project
This post originally appeared on the Library as Incubator Project in December 2012. by Rebecca Rubenstein Beatrix Potter’s personality shines through in the exhibition, “Beatrix Potter: The Picture Letters” at The Morgan Library & Museum. The work is gathered from materials in the Morgan’s collection, the Cotsen Children’s Library at Princeton University, the Victoria and Albert Museum, and holdings from private collections. Visitors are taken on the journeys Potter experienced in her life…
Erich Maria Remarque | Encyclopedia.com
Erich Maria Remarque  Born: July 22, 1898Osnabrück, Germany Died: September 25, 1970Locarno, Switzerland  German-born American author The German-born American author Erich Maria Remarque  was a popular novelist whose All Quiet on the Western Front, describing the soldier's life in Wo