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Portrait of the Writer : Literary Lives in Focus, Hardback Book

Portrait of the Writer : Literary Lives in Focus Hardback


A photographic journey that spans the greats of contemporary literature, Portrait of the Writer is a collection of more than 250 images of the world's most renowned and revered writers, as immortalized by renowned photographers.

The book features unforgettable images of 20th-century literary greats - Ernest Hemingway, Jean-Paul Sartre, Thomas Mann, Marcel Proust, Samuel Beckett - to the stars of today - Haruki Murakami, Zadie Smith, Julian Barnes, Ian McEwan and many more.

Portrait of the Writer offers a sweeping cast of literary characters, showcasing a stunning collection of photographs that are now part of our collective memory.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 512 pages, With 250 photographs
  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Biography: literary
  • ISBN: 9780500517178



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