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  • Marvin Kent Curtis (1890 - 1957)
    Marvin Kent Curtis , From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Marvin Kent Curtis (October 10, 1890 – December 24, 1957) was an American novelist, illustrator, composer, yachtsman, and teacher. Curtis se...
  • Christopher van Wyk (1957 - 2014)
  • Escott Graves Meredith Reid, CC (1905 - 1999)
    Escott Graves Meredith Reid, CC (January 21, 1905 – September 28, 1999), was a Canadian diplomat who helped shape the United Nations and NATO, author, international public servant and academic admini...
  • Eduardo Ladislao Holmberg Correa Morales (1848 - 1937)
    Eduardo Ladislao Holmberg (27 July 1852 in Buenos Aires – 4 November 1937) was an Argentine natural historian and novelist, one of the leading figures in Argentine biology. Together with Florentino Ame...


Definition (Oxford Paperback Dictionary Thesaurus 2001)

A writer is a person who has written a particular text, or who writes books or articles as an occupation - the thesaurus lists author, bard, composer, dramatist, journalist, littérateur, novelist, playwright, poet, wordsmith.

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