"Nourishment for the soul"

On the walls of Alexandria library.






"A capacity and taste for reading gives

  access to whatever has already been discovered by others."

Abraham Lincoln 




 By using "English" here I mean artists whose work was written in English, independently from their place of birth. This includes Irish, American and of course British, the order is chronological. 


All the pages on the left include a short biography and some comments about their most famous or well-known works. Also some links if you want to take a deeper look at their lives or stories.


Abridged versions are for younger, intermediate learners.


Enjoy it.