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Author in an orchard from BL Royal 14 E VI, f. 110

Miniature of the author with a man holding a spade in an orchard, with a full border containing the royal arms of England on a banner held by an angel and on a shield encircled by the Garter with the motto 'Ho... more

Author in an orchard from BL Royal 14 E VI, f. 110

Detail of a miniature of the author with a man holding a spade in an orchard, at the beginning of book 5. Image taken from f. 110 of Ruralia commoda in French translation (Rustican des ruraulx prouffiz du labou... more

Parody of Murasaki Shikibu, Author of The Tale of Genji

An Edo-period courtesan enjoys reading a book titled Genji. Her pose and the setting are clearly modeled on the conventional iconography of portraits of one of the most important figures in classical Japanese l... more

The author from BL Harley 5644, f. 10

Pen drawing of the author, decorated initials and title in display capitals. Image taken from f. 10 of Erotokritos, romance in 15-syllable rhymed couplets, prededed by a table of contents (ff. 1-8). Written in Greek.

king from "Poems on several Occasions. [With a letter from Dean Swift to Lord Orrery, prefixed; and laudatory verses to the author, by Constantia Grierson.]"

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peacocks from "Poems on several Occasions. [With a letter from Dean Swift to Lord Orrery, prefixed; and laudatory verses to the author, by Constantia Grierson.]"

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woman from "An Epistle to a Lady, who desired the author to make verses on her, in the heroick style. Also a Poem, occasion'd by reading Dr. Young's Satires, called, The Universal Passion. [By Jonathan Swift.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000005 from "An Epistle to a Lady, who desired the author to make verses on her, in the heroick style. Also a Poem, occasion'd by reading Dr. Young's Satires, called, The Uni... more

decoration from "Poems on several Occasions. [With a letter from Dean Swift to Lord Orrery, prefixed; and laudatory verses to the author, by Constantia Grierson.]"

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decorative from "Poems on several Occasions. [With a letter from Dean Swift to Lord Orrery, prefixed; and laudatory verses to the author, by Constantia Grierson.]"

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Printer's ornament from "Poems on several Occasions. [With a letter from Dean Swift to Lord Orrery, prefixed; and laudatory verses to the author, by Constantia Grierson.]"

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woman from "An Epistle to a Lady, who desired the author to make verses on her, in the heroick style. Also a Poem, occasion'd by reading Dr. Young's Satires, called, The Universal Passion. [By Jonathan Swift.]"

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Decoration from "Poems on several occasions [with an account of the author by J. Spence.]"

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Decoration from "Poems on several occasions [with an account of the author by J. Spence.]"

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decoration from "Poems on several occasions [with an account of the author by J. Spence.]"

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Decoration from "Poems on several occasions [with an account of the author by J. Spence.]"

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Decoration from "Poems on several occasions [with an account of the author by J. Spence.]"

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Decoration from "Poems on several occasions [with an account of the author by J. Spence.]"

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Decoration from "Poems on several occasions [with an account of the author by J. Spence.]"

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Decoration from "Poems on several occasions [with an account of the author by J. Spence.]"

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Decoration from "Poems on several occasions [with an account of the author by J. Spence.]"

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Decoration from "Poems on several occasions [with an account of the author by J. Spence.]"

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Decoration from "Poems on several occasions [with an account of the author by J. Spence.]"

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Decoration from "The History of Joseph. A poem. In eight books. By the author of Friendship in Death [Mrs. Elizabeth Rowe]"

This image has been taken from scan 000025 from "The History of Joseph. A poem. In eight books. By the author of Friendship in Death [Mrs. Elizabeth Rowe]". The title and subject terms of this image have been g... more

decoration from "Poems on several occasions [with an account of the author by J. Spence.]"

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The Immortal Author

Christian Bernhard Rode (German, Berlin 1725–1797 Berlin)

William Shakespeare from "Stockdale's Edition of Shakspeare; including, in one volume, the whole of his Dramatic Works; with explanatory notes compiled from various commentators. Embellished with a striking likeness of the author"

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The Author of The Wealth of nations / Kay, fecit.

Full-length standing profile portrait of Adam Smith pointing at book on small table.

An Author & Bookseller

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

Rouget de Lisle, Author of the Marseillaise

Medalist: Emile Rogat (French, Paris 1770–1850)

map from "The Beauties of Wiltshire, displayed in statistical, historical, and descriptive sketches: interspersed with anecdotes of the arts. [With plates after designs by the author and others, and with a map.]"

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portrait from "The Beauties of Wiltshire, displayed in statistical, historical, and descriptive sketches: interspersed with anecdotes of the arts. [With plates after designs by the author and others, and with a map.]"

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portrait from "[The Works of the Author of the Night-Thoughts ... Revised and corrected by himself ... A new edition.]"

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portrait from "[The Works of the Author of the Night-Thoughts ... Revised and corrected by himself ... A new edition.]"

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portrait from "[The Works of the Author of the Night-Thoughts ... Revised and corrected by himself ... A new edition.]"

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architecture from "[The Works of the Author of the Night-Thoughts ... Revised and corrected by himself ... A new edition.]"

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portrait from "[The Works of the Author of the Night-Thoughts ... Revised and corrected by himself ... A new edition.]"

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portrait from "[The Poetical Works of James Thomson. With his last corrections, additions and improvements. With the life of the author ... Embellished with superb engravings [including a portrait].]"

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portrait from "[The Poetical Works of James Thomson. With his last corrections, additions and improvements. With the life of the author ... Embellished with superb engravings [including a portrait].]"

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manuscript from "Fragments of letters and other papers, written in different parts of Europe, at sea, and on the Asiatic and African coasts ... of the Mediterranean, etc. [With a MS. letter from the author to Sir Joseph Banks.]"

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portrait from "[The Works of the Author of the Night-Thoughts ... Revised and corrected by himself ... A new edition.]"

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portrait from "[The Works of the Author of the Night-Thoughts ... Revised and corrected by himself ... A new edition.]"

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portrait from "[The Poetical Works of James Thomson. With his last corrections, additions and improvements. With the life of the author ... Embellished with superb engravings [including a portrait].]"

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portrait from "[The Works of the Author of the Night-Thoughts ... Revised and corrected by himself ... A new edition.]"

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portrait from "[The Works of the Author of the Night-Thoughts ... Revised and corrected by himself ... A new edition.]"

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portrait from "[The Poetical Works of James Thomson. With his last corrections, additions and improvements. With the life of the author ... Embellished with superb engravings [including a portrait].]"

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portrait from "[The Works of the Author of the Night-Thoughts ... Revised and corrected by himself ... A new edition.]"

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