Famous English Authors and their BooksWell-known English authors and their books
This is a historical record of famous writers/authors/poets. Shakespeare (1564 - 1616) English poem and dramatist. Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, merchant of Venice and Hamlet are famous pieces. that Shakespeare is regarded as the pioneering English-speaker. Johnathan Swift (1667 - 1745) Anglo-Irish novelist, native of Dublin. He was a celebrity comedian, essays artist and novelist.
Remarkable works are Gulliver's Journeys (1726), A Modest Proposal and A Tale of a Tub. This is Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784), a well-known English writer, known for his composition of the English lexicograph. John Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832) Ger-man poets, playwrights and write. Among Goethe's outstanding works are Faust, Wilhelm Meister's teachings and cognitions.
Born in 1775-1817, Jane Austen was an English poet who composed works of literature in connection with contemporary society. Included in her books are Sense and Sensibility (1811), Pride and Prejudice (1813) and Emma (1816). Honore de Balzac (1799 - 1850) essayist, essay and textbookist. He was an influent realistic character creator of morally ambiguous figures, often on the basis of his own real-life epigraph.
Aleksandre Doumas ( (1802 - 1870) wrote historic plays in France, among them - The Count of Monte Cristo (1844) and The Three Musketeers (1844). He is also a rich writer of journalist' essays, leaflets and books. He was a writer and lyricist from France from 1802 to 1885. Hugo's fiction includes Les Misérables (1862) and Notre-Dame de Paris (1831).
Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870) - English author and sociologist. Among his best-known works are the likes of Oliver Twist, David Copperfield and A Christmas Carol. She was Charlotte Bronte (1816 - 1855), an English author and lyricist from Haworth. Henri David Thoreau (1817 - 1862) - US poets, writers and leaders of the transcendentalist group.
English writer, Emily Bronte (1818 - 1848). Tolstoy Leo (1828 - 1910) writer and morality philosoph. Well-known works are the eponymous stories - War and Peace (1869) and Anna Karenina (1877). Feodor Dostoyevsky (1821-1881) author, writer, journalist in Russia and thinker. Among the remarkable works are notes by Underground, Crime and Punishment and The Idiot.
Oxford mathematician and novelist. Famed for Alice in Wonderland, Through the Looking Glass and poetry like The Snark. American author and comedian Mark Twain (1835 - 1910) is regarded as the "father of US literature". The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885) are famous works.
From 1840-1928, Thomas Hardy was an English author and poem. Vectorian social issues - especially the decline of the countryside. Remarkable works are among others Academy Awar Wilde (1854 - 1900) - Irishman author and poem. Wild has written comic, satiric pieces such as "The Importance of Being Earnest" and "The Picture of Dorian Grey".
Kenneth Graham (1859 - 1932) wrote the classical children's book "Wind in the Willows" (1908). The author of historic books and theatre pieces by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859 - 1930). Best known for his brief tales about the investigator - Sherlock Holmes, such as The Dog of the Baskervilles (1902) and Sign of Four (1890).
English nature activist and novelist, born 1866-1943, Beatrix Potter wrote fancy children's books, such as the tales of Peter Rabbit (1902). Márcel Proust (1871 - 1922), essayist and essayist. P.G.Wodehouse (1881 - 1975) English cartoonist. Known for his funny and satiric tales about the English elite, such as Jeeves and Wooster and Blandings Castle.
Woolf Virginia (1882 - 1941) English author of modernism, member of the Bloomsbury Group. The most famous of these are Mrs. Dalloway (1925), To the Lighthouse (1927) and Orlando (1928). Joyce (1882 - 1941) is a Dublin-based author. Avant-garde author of the 20th century. Further works are Dubliners (1914) and Finnegans Wake (1939).
Lawrence M. (1885 - 1930) English poets, writers and writers. Among the most famous works are Sons and Lovers, The Rainbow, Women in Love and Lady Chatterley's Lover (1928) - which was forbidden for many years. Ageha Christie (1890 - 1976) author of fictitious crimes. Much of her books concentrated on serials with her investigators "Poirot" and Mrs. Marple.
J.R.R. Tolkien (1892 - 1973) - Professor of Anglo-Saxon and English at Oxford University. The bestselling mythic triology, The Lord of the Rings, was written by Tolkien. Further works are The Hobbit and The Silmarillion as well as a German version of Beowulf. An autobiographical work by Vera Brittain (1893 - 1970), a famous Briton - Testament of Youth (1933) - on her trauma of the First World War.
F. Scott-Fitzgerald (1896 - 1940) is a US playwright. Icon of the'Jazz Age'. Remarkable works are The Great Gatsby (1925) and Tender Is the Night (1934) - warning stories about the'jazz decade' and the US dream founded on fun and materials. English children's bookist Enid Blyton (1897 - 1968), known for her children's book The Famous Five and The Secret Seven.
He has written an estimation of 800 books over 40 years. C. S. Lewis (1898 - 1963) English / Irish novelist and lecturer at Oxford University. He was Ernest Hemingway (1899 - 1961) a pioneering modern-day American author. Well-known works were For Whom The Bell Tolls (1940) and A Farewell to Armms (1929). One of the most productive and best-selling authors of the romance style, Barbara Cartland (1901 - 2000).
This is John Steinbeck (1902 - 1968), an US playwright who recorded the changes in society in the USA at the height of the global economic crisis. Well-known works are - Of Mice and Men (1937), The Wrathful Clusters (1939) and East of Eden (1952). Georges Orwell (1903 - 1950) - English novelist. Well-known works are Animal Farm and 1984.
samul beckett (1906-1989), lrish avant-garde, novelist of the modern age. He has written minimalistic and thought-provoking pieces such as'Waiting for Godot' (1953) and'Endspiel' (1957). Albert Camus (1913 - 1960) - essayist, photographer and thinker. Well-known works were The Myth of Sisyphus, The Stranger and The Plague. English novelist Roald Dahl (1916 - 1990), known for his children's books such as Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, James and The Giant Peach and The BFG.
Alexander Solzhenitsyn (1918 - 2008) Writer, historicist and sceptic. He was an US writer who composed satiric and dark film. The most famous work of his is'Catch 22' (1961) - a tale about the vainness of time. Marquez Gabriel Garcia (1927 - 2014) Columbian writer. Scribed:: 18947 - ) Anglo-Indian writer.
Remarkable works are Midnight's Children (1981), Zhame (1983) and Satanic Verses (1988). strephen king (1947 - ) US writer of contemporaneous horrors, psychic fictions, tension, science fixtures and fantasies. He is one of the best-selling authors of his time. In 1948 George R.R. Martin (1948 - ) US writer of the award-winning installment of the film''A Song of Ice and Fire'', his best-selling internationally acclaimed phantasy franchise, designed for the throne game.
Douglas Adams(1952 - 2001) English novelist for comic and absurd sci-fi. Adam composed a bestselling Trilogie (of five books) The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - which began as a BBC work. He was the creator of two eponymous verses, The Iliad and The Ulysses. Virgin (70 BC - 19 BC) Greek poets.
Posted three epic eclogues (or bucolics), the Georgics and the Aeneid. Alighieri Dante (1265-1321) medieval poem. It was Geoffrey Chaucer (1343 - 1400) who was the father of English literature. English writer John Milton (1608 - 1674). Areopagitica ( "Areopagitica", 1644) also written in defense of freedom of expression. English lyricist and English lyricist, William Blake (1757 -1827) composed songs of innocence and songs of experience.
Willam Wordsworth (1770 - 1850) English Romantic poets from the Lake District, many poetry about nature, like his Lyric Ballads. English romanticist Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772 - 1834). Writer of The Rime of the Ancient Mariner and Kublai Khan. English-Romandic poets Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792 - 1822).
Well-known works are Queen Mab and Prometheus Unbound. English romanticist John Keats (1795 - 1821), known for his odes, such as the Ode to a Nightingale, Endymion. About Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882) US transcendentalist author and pennant. lfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892) liked to write the Charge of the Light Brigade, Ulysses, and In Memoriam A.H.H. Walt Whitman (1819 - 1892) US-poetor.
Posted Leaves of Grass, a groundbreaking new kind of poetic writing. Dickinson (1830 - 1886) US author. The Rabindranath Tagore (1861 - 1941) from India. Canadian Maya Angelou (1928 - 2014) - Contemporary US author and author. Renowned thinkers - among them Aristotle, Immanuel Kant, Baruch Spinoza, Rene Descartes, John Stuart Mill, Thomas Paine and David Hume.
Well-known economists - among them Adam Smith, John Maynard Keynes, Milton Friedman and Paul Krugman. Feminine Authors - Feminine authors, among them the Bronteisters Maya Angelou, Jane Austen and J.K. Rowling. Persons who have transformed the way the world works - Famous individuals who have transformed the course of time, among them Socrates, Newton, Jesus Christ, Mohammed, Queen Victoria, Catherine the Great, Einstein and Gandhi.
Famous ladies who have made a difference in the changing face of the planet. Contains prime ministers, academics, artists, authors and kings.