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Jacques-Yves Cousteau

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Stephen F. Chadwick
Stephen F. Chadwick, Governor's Biennial Message (1878)

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Christopher Hitchens

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James A. Garfield

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Terry Pratchett

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World map

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John Milton

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William Shakespeare

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William Cullen Bryant

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Lord Byron
Lord Byron, Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto IV (1818)

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John Ruskin

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Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau, "Ktaadn" (1848)

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Percy Bysshe Shelley

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Andrew Scott Waugh
Andrew Scott Waugh, Report on Mounts Everest and Deodanga (1858)

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Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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Stephen Crane

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John Masefield

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Horace Walpole
Horace Walpole, letter to Sir Horace Mann (1774)

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Richard Dawkins

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Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin, The Origin of Species, 1902 edition, Part Two (1902)

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Alan Bennett

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