Arthur Conan Doyle
colorized by Jecinci // Doyle was a British writer best known for his detective fiction featuring the character Sherlock Holmes. Originally a physician, in 1887 he published A Study in Scarlet, the first of four novels about Holmes and Dr. Watson. In addition, Doyle wrote over fifty short stories featuring the famous detective. The Sherlock Holmes stories are generally considered milestones in the field of crime fiction // source: facebook.com/jecinci
Dread States: Samuel Beckett's Poems
Confronting the new volume of The Collected Poems of Samuel Beckett of nearly 500 pages in length, one might be tempted to proclaim — as many have of Beckett’s mentor, James Joyce — that his best poetry appeared in his fiction and, in Beckett’s case alone, in his dramatic works.
J. M. Barrie (ca. 1902)
colorized by Jecinci // James Matthew Barrie as a Scottish novelist and playwright, best remembered today as the creator of "Peter Pan". He was born and educated in Scotland and then moved to London, where he wrote a number of successful novels and plays // source: facebook.com/jecinci