The pen is mightier than the sword, but whose pen is the mightiest of them all? Who was more prolific, Charlotte Brontë or Fyodor Dostoyevsky? Who created more memorable characters, Jane Austen or William Shakespeare? Whose life was more eventful, Cervantes or Byron? Pit 32 of the greatest writers of all time against each other with these illustrated cards.
Lesley Buckingham lives in the fertile glades of the English countryside where the enchanting surroundings of her garden studio permeate her illustration work.
Alex Johnson is a UK-based journalist and writer. His books include Shedworking, Bookshelf and Improbable Libraries.