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Fri May 13, 2011 2:19 pm Post

Here's a wonderful slideshow of authors and their typewriters in the Guardian:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/gallery/2011/may/11/authors-typewriters-in-pictures#/?picture=374451790&index=0

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Fri May 13, 2011 2:33 pm Post

I often think Hemingway looks more like a 40s Hollywood leading man, than an author. Very Clark Gable like.
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Tue Aug 02, 2011 1:17 am Post

Fifty years from now, they'll post pictures of us with our Scriveners!

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Tue Aug 02, 2011 11:35 am Post

vic-k wrote:I often think Hemingway looks more like a 40s Hollywood leading man, than an author. Very Clark Gable like.
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Tue Aug 02, 2011 6:41 pm Post

Good lord!!! The Muppets on Scrivener

The female human had her photo taken when in Cuba, with a Hem lookalike. She thought it was areal cool thing to do, until she was charged for the privilige :evil:
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Tue Aug 02, 2011 8:05 pm Post

I just hope they got good and sloshed before taking that group photo.
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