Virginia Woolf by Lady Ottoline Morrell, June 1924 - The iconography of Virginia Woolf - Images courtesy of Virginia Woolf: Art, Life and Vision, National Portrait Gallery, London - Open Book - BBC Radio 4
Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant Tourville-sur-Arcques (France) August 5 1850 Paris (France) July 6 1893 French writer, remembered as a master of the short story form, and as a representative of the naturalist school of writers.
GYULA ILLYES In his poetry Illyés was a spokesman for the oppressed peasant class. Typical is "PEOPLE OF THE PUSZTA", published 1936 which is an account of landless serfs on big agricultural estates of 19th & early 20th c. Hungary. The author, himself was born & brought up on a puszta & he describes the powerlessness of serfs on one hand, & their resilience with which they struggled for a living & for dignity. [Wikimedia & jstor.org]