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El Caleidoscopio: Iréne Némerovsky y la justicia literaria. Artículo sobre la gran escritora.

Irene Nemirovsky, 39 year old novelist. Died in Auschwitz

Bram Stocker penned 'Dracula'.

"How blessed are some people, whose lives have no fears, no dreads; to whom sleep is a blessing that comes nightly, and brings nothing but sweet dreams." Abraham "Bram" Stoker – - Irish novelist, best known today for his 1897 Gothic novel Dracula.

Jules Verne, 19th Century

La main destructive de l'homme n'épargne rien ; il tue pour se nourrir, il tue pour se vêtir, il tue pour attaquer, il tue pour se défendre, il tue pour s'instruire, il tue pour s'amuser, il tue pour tuer ; il a besoin de tout, et rien ne lui résiste- Joseph de Maistre

Joseph de Maistre, French diplomat and writer, born April An intellectual forefather of modern Conservatism. "I don't know what a scoundrel is like, but I know what a respectable man is like, and it's enough to make one's flesh creep.

According to the back of the Naxos CD on which this appears, this picture of Dmitri Shostakovich was taken "two days before the completion of the First Symphony, 28th June, 1925." That is, before Stalin's terrors began. Ah, Mitya. It is good to see you reasonably happy. And I love your cat.

Dimitri Shostakovich, cat charmer, 1925 :) one more reason to love dear old Shosty.

Honoré de Balzac Honoré de Balzac, écrivain français. Daguerréotype de 1842. (Maison de Balzac, Paris.)

Honoré de Balzac Honoré de Balzac, écrivain français. Daguerréotype de 1842. (Maison de Balzac, Paris.)

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - poetry, literature, fiction  Best known for The Rime of the Ancient Mariner & Kubla Khan as well as Biographia Literaria.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - poetry, literature, fiction Best known for The Rime of the Ancient Mariner & Kubla Khan as well as Biographia Literaria.

Agatha Christie

English writer Dame Agatha Christie, poses in March 1946 for a photographer holding a notebook, in her home, Greenway House, in Devonshire

Jack Kerouac and kitteh

– Denis Diderot Patricia Highsmith with “Ripley” W. Auden with “Pangur” “Pangur, white Pangur, How happy we are Alone together, s…

André Malraux, 1901-1976, (Fr.) novelist. Man's Fate.

Author and Statesman André Malraux - 1974

UKRANIAN author Irene Nemirovsky died in Auschwitz in 1942. Her daughter kept her unpublished works for 50 years without reading them but, when released, they became a sensation and now a film. Henry Fitzherbert tells the story of her posthumous success.

The tragedy and legacy of Suite Francaise author Irene Nemirovsky

UKRANIAN author Irene Nemirovsky died in Auschwitz in Her daughter kept her unpublished works for 50 years without reading them but, when released, they became a sensation and now a film. Henry Fitzherbert tells the story of her posthumous success.

Pierre Carlet de Marivaux (4 février 1688, Paris - 12 février 1763, Paris), portrait par Jean-Michel Van Loo, 1743, musée national du château de Versailles

Pierre Carlet de Marivaux (4 février 1688, Paris - 12 février 1763, Paris), portrait par Jean-Michel Van Loo, 1743, musée national du château de Versailles

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