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    16 Wonderful Photos Of Women Writers At Work

    Genius, captured on camera.

    1. Sylvia Plath.

    2. Doris Lessing.

    3. Edith Wharton.

    4. Virginia Woolf.

    Photo: Gisèle Freund. National Portrait Gallery.

    5. Anne Sexton.

    6. Alice B. Sheldon.

    Better known by her pen name, James Tiptree, Jr..

    7. Agatha Christie.

    8. Dorothy Parker.


    9. Charlotte Perkins Gilman.

    10. Iris Chang.

    Photo by Tim Kao.

    11. Marilynne Robinson.

    12. A.S. Byatt.

    Photo: BBC.

    13. Flannery O'Connor.

    14. Toni Morrison.

    15. Noel Streatfeild.

    16. Anne Frank.

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