A pen name or nom de plume is a pseudonym adopted by an author.A pen name may be used to make the author’s name more distinctive, to disguise their gender, to distance an author from some or all of their previous works, to protect the author from retribution for their writings, to combine more than one author into a single author, or for any of a number of reasons related to the.

The Top 50 greatest fiction books of all time determined by 120 lists and articles. Study of Provincial Life is a novel by George Eliot, the pen name of Mary Anne Evans, From the preeminent prose satirist in the English language, a great classic. to be one of the greatest short-story writers in the history of world literature.

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Jan 18, 2019. MomJunction brings you literary baby names everyone will fall in love with. Jane Austen, the author of the most famous books of all time, “Pride and Prejudice”, has a. This English name means 'island with elder trees'.

Mar 5, 2018. Biographies of famous writers, authors, poets and playwrights. Shakespeare is widely considered the seminal writer of the English. George Eliot (1819 – 1880) Pen name of Mary Ann Evans. Mark Twain (1835 – 1910) American writer and humorist, considered the 'father of American literature'.

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Irish literature comprises writings in the Irish, Latin, and English (including Ulster Scots) languages on the island of Ireland.The earliest recorded Irish writing dates from the seventh century and was produced by monks writing in both Latin and Early Irish.

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A pen name or nom de plume is a pseudonym adopted by an author.A pen name may be used to make the author’s name more distinctive, to disguise their gender, to distance an author from some or all of their previous works, to protect the author from retribution for their writings, to combine more than one author into a single author, or for any of a number of reasons related to the marketing or.

Many famous authors throughout history have written under pseudonyms that became vastly more well known than the authors themselves — Charles Lutwidge Dodgson wrote under the pen name Lewis Carroll, Jozef Korzeniowski wrote under the pen name Joseph Conrad, Eric Arthur Blair wrote under the pen name George Orwell, Alisa Zinov’yevan Rosenbaum wrote under the pen name Ayn.

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Many famous authors throughout history have written under pseudonyms that became vastly more well known than the authors themselves — Charles Lutwidge Dodgson wrote under the pen name Lewis Carroll, Jozef Korzeniowski wrote under the pen name Joseph Conrad, Eric Arthur Blair wrote under the pen name George Orwell, Alisa Zinov’yevan Rosenbaum wrote under the pen name Ayn.

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The literary icon made famous for her classic novel To Kill a Mockingbird. known by her pen name George Eliot, was an English writer best known for her.

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Britain, with its rich literary heritage has produced more famous writers than any other country. The British literary tradition dates back to over a thousand years.

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Jan 21, 2018. You may be surprised at which famous authors use pen names and why. and writing and graduated with a bachelor's in English literature.

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Take a look at his list Robert McCrum reflects on his choices One in five doesn’t represent over 300 years of women in literature. book in English literary history had enjoyed more editions,

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We now present the ten best English writers who would have ensured. certainly the greatest English novelist and one of the most famous English women who. George Eliot was the pen name of Mary Ann Evans, a novelist who produced.

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