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Italo Calvino and Jorge Luis Borges

Calvino & Borges - can you imagine the conversation these two men had?

Joseph Conrad--more brilliant because for this great English novelist, English was his second language.

Joseph Conrad - polish author who wrote stories and novels in English.

( - p.mc.n.) Dostoevsky - Photographic portrait of Dostoevsky, inscribed

Photographic portrait of Dostoevsky, inscribed 1880 via Lame Duck Books. Have yet to see a cheerful picture of this great artist.

Maxim Gorkiy (Максим Горький)

Maxim Gorky [pseudonym meaning "Maxim the Bitter" of Aleksey Maximovich Pyeshkov] Russian author considered the "Father of Soviet Revolutionary Literature" and founder of the doctrine of socialist realism.