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Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer. His most famous works are 'Treasure Island', 'Kidnapped', and 'Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde'. Wikipedia
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    Francis Bacon, Viscount St. Alban, was an English philosopher, statesman, scientist, jurist, orator, essayist and author. He served both as Attorney General and Lord Chancellor of England. After his death, he remained extremely influential through his works, especially as philosophical advocate and practitioner of the scientific method during the... Wikipedia
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