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Bohumil Hrabal (born 28 March, 1914; died 3 February, 1997), photograph in the collection of the National Museum of Photography, Jindřichův Hradec

While we're on the subject of extremely silly photos of extremely serious writers, here's Bohumil Hrabal sitting on a large wooden chair.

Oh yeah, Duke, that ascot ties this whole outfit together...

The late Duke of Windsor relaxing with a cigarette, his dog, and the knowledge that he is engaging in perhaps the most audacious exercise in pattern-matching ever undertaken.

"Samuel Dashiell Hammett was an American author of hard-boiled detective novels and short stories, a screenplay writer, and political activist. Among the enduring characters he created are Sam Spade, Nick and Nora Charles, and the Continental Op."

"Samuel Dashiell Hammett - was an American author of hard-boiled detective novels and short stories, a screenplay writer, and political activist. Among the enduring characters he created are Sam Spade, Nick and Nora Charles, and the Continental Op.

John Steinbeck and Charley

Steinbeck’s ‘Travels With Charley’ Gets a Fact-Checking

John Steinbeck and Charley - "Travels with Charley: In Search of America" is a travelogue written by author John Steinbeck. It recounts tales of a 1960 road trip with his French standard poodle, Charley, around the US.

Raymond Clevie Carver, Jr. (May 25, 1938–Aug 2, 1988), American short story writer and poet. Carver contributed to the revitalization of the American short story in literature during the 1980s.

Master short story writer Raymond Carver was born May 1938 (d. cancer) and revitalised the understated style of literary expression first perfected by Hemingway, this time in a manner that.

“266. I remember beard tennis: you counted the number of beards you spotted in the street: 15 for the first, 30 for the second, 40 for the third, and ‘game’ for the fourth.”

I Remember Georges Perec

I remember beard tennis: you counted the number of beards you spotted in the street: 15 for the first, 30 for the second, 40 for the third, and ‘game’ for the fourth.

Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock...

Sir Alfred Hitchcock - English film director and producer. He pioneered many techniques in the suspense and psychological thriller genres. He directed several movies from the books of famous authors.

Just Singin' in the Rain...  here's a did you know... Gene Kelly actually did this entire scene with a horrible cold and was terrified of developing pneumonia from being in cold water for such long periods.

The 20 Best Musical Movies Ever Made -- SINGIN' IN THE RAIN -- Known for its iconic dance scenes with umbrellas, this Gene Kelly film captures the upheaval in the .

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