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Top 100 authors
2013-04

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57 Most popular author pages: April 2013[1]

1. William Shakespeare
2. Emily Dickinson
3. H. P. Lovecraft
4. Arthur Conan Doyle
5. Leo Tolstoy
6. Edgar Allan Poe
7. Robert Ervin Howard
8. Rabindranath Tagore
9. Rudyard Kipling
10. Seneca
11. John Donne
12. Sarah Williams
13. Oscar Wilde
14. Catullus
15. Alfred Tennyson
16. William Blake
17. Charles Dickens
18. John Keats
19. Theodor Herzl
20. Percy Bysshe Shelley
21. Ernest Hemingway
22. Barack Obama
23. Anton Chekhov
24. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
25. Arthur Schopenhauer
26. Jacob De Haas
27. George Gordon Byron
28. Jack London
29. Robert Frost
30. Abraham Lincoln
31. O. Henry
32. Ovid
33. Robert Louis Stevenson
34. John Masefield
35. James Joyce
36. Clark Ashton Smith
37. Aristotle
38. William Wordsworth
39. Jane Austen
40. Niccolò Machiavelli
41. Lewis Carroll
42. Robert Burns
43. Edgar Rice Burroughs
44. Plato
45. John Milton
46. Ralph Waldo Emerson
47. Margaret Thatcher
47. Sylvie d'Avigdor
49. Marcus Tullius Cicero
50. Banjo Paterson
50. Woodrow Wilson
52. Walt Whitman
53. Theodore Roosevelt
53. Agatha Christie
55. Ambrose Bierce
56. Nikola Tesla
56. Franz Kafka

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57 Most popular author pages: April 2013
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Shakespeare, WilliamWilliam Shakespeare English poet and playwright considered to be the greatest writer in the English language. William shakespeare dm.jpg
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Dickinson, EmilyEmily Dickinson American poet Emily Dickinson daguerreotype (Restored).jpg
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Lovecraft, H. P.H. P. Lovecraft American author of fantasy, horror and science fiction. HP Lovecraft (par Dominique Signoret).jpg
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Doyle, Arthur ConanArthur Conan Doyle A Scottish author of Irish descent most famously known for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes. Conan doyle.jpg
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Tolstoy, LeoLeo Tolstoy Russian novelist. Lew Tolstoi.jpg
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Poe, Edgar AllanEdgar Allan Poe American poet, short story writer, editor and critic Edgar Allan Poe 2.jpg
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Howard, Robert ErvinRobert Ervin Howard American author of fantasy and historical adventure pulp stories. Robert E Howard suit.jpg
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Tagore, RabindranathRabindranath Tagore Indian poet, Nobel prize for literature in 1913. Rabindranath Tagore in 1909.jpg
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Kipling, RudyardRudyard Kipling British author and poet. Rudyard Kipling.jpg
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Seneca
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Donne, JohnJohn Donne Jacobean metaphysical poet. John Donne by Isaac Oliver.jpg
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Sarah Williams
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Wilde, OscarOscar Wilde Irish playwright, novelist, poet, and author of short stories. Oscar Wilde, 1882.jpg
14
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Catullus
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Tennyson, AlfredAlfred Tennyson The Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom after William Wordsworth and one of the most popular English poets in literature. Alfred Tennyson 2.jpg
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Blake, WilliamWilliam Blake English poet, painter, and printmaker. William Blake by Thomas Phillips.jpg
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Dickens, CharlesCharles Dickens English novelist whose characters are among the most memorable in English literature. Charles Dickens circa 1860s-crop.png
18
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Keats, JohnJohn Keats One of the principal poets of the English Romantic movement. John Keats.jpg
19
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Theodor Herzl
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Shelley, Percy BysshePercy Bysshe Shelley One of the major English romantic poets, considered to be among the finest lyric poets in the English language. Portrait of Percy Bysshe Shelley by Curran, 1819.jpg
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Hemingway, ErnestErnest Hemingway American novelist, short story writer, and journalist. EH2723PMilan1918.jpg
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Obama, BarackBarack Obama 44th President of the United States Official portrait of Barack Obama.jpg
23
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Anton Chekhov
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Longfellow, Henry WadsworthHenry Wadsworth Longfellow American poet and educator. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Project Gutenberg eText 16786.jpg
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Schopenhauer, ArthurArthur Schopenhauer German philosopher. Schopenhauer.jpg
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Jacob De Haas
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Byron, George GordonGeorge Gordon Byron (Lord Byron) British poet and a leading figure in Romanticism. Lord Byron coloured drawing.png
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London, JackJack London American novelist and noted socialist. Jack London 1914.jpg
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Frost, RobertRobert Frost American poet who received four Pulitzer Prizes. Jb modern frost 2 e.jpg
30
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Lincoln, AbrahamAbraham Lincoln 16th President of the United States. Abraham Lincoln head on shoulders photo portrait.jpg
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Henry, O.O. Henry O. Henry was the pen name of American writer William Sydney Porter whose clever use of twist endings in his stories popularized the term "O. Henry Ending." William Sydney Porter.jpg
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Ovid
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Stevenson, Robert LouisRobert Louis Stevenson Scottish novelist, poet, and travel writer famous for his novels of adventure, romance, and horror. Robert-louis-stevenson.jpg
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Masefield, JohnJohn Masefield| English poet and writer, and Poet Laureate from 1930. John Masefield 1913.jpg
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Joyce, JamesJames Joyce Expatriate Irish writer and poet, widely considered to be one of the most influential writers of the 20th century. Jamesjoyce tuohy-ohne.jpg
36
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Smith, Clark AshtonClark Ashton Smith American poet, sculptor, painter and author of fantasy, horror and science fiction short stories.
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AristotleAristotle Greek philosopher, a student of Plato and teacher of Alexander the Great. Aristotle Altemps Inv8575.jpg
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William Wordsworth
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Austen, JaneJane Austen English novelist. CassandraAusten-JaneAusten(c.1810) hires.jpg
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Niccolò Machiavelli
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Carroll, LewisLewis Carroll English author, mathematician, logician, Anglican deacon and photographer Lewis Carroll 1863.jpg
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Burns, RobertRobert Burns Scottish poet and songwriter Robert Burns 1.jpg
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Burroughs, Edgar RiceEdgar Rice Burroughs American author of adventurous and science fiction pulp stories. E-R-Burroughs.jpg
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PlatoPlato Classical Greek philosopher. Plato.png
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Milton, JohnJohn Milton English poet, author, polemicist and civil servant for the Commonwealth of England John Milton - Project Gutenberg eText 13619.jpg
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
47
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Margaret Thatcher
47
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Sylvie d'Avigdor
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Cicero, Marcus TulliusMarcus Tullius Cicero Orator and statesman of Ancient Rome, and is generally considered the greatest Latin orator and prose stylist. CiceroBust.jpg
50
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Banjo Paterson
50
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Woodrow Wilson 28th President of the United States. President Woodrow Wilson.jpg
52
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Walt Whitman
53
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Theodore Roosevelt 26th President of the United States. President Theodore Roosevelt, 1904.jpg
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Christie, AgathaAgatha Christie British crime writer of novels, short stories, and plays Agatha Christie.png
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Bierce, AmbroseAmbrose Bierce American satirist, critic, poet, short story (horror) writer, editor, and journalist. Abierce.jpg
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Nikola Tesla
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Franz Kafka
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