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William Blake (1757-1827)
Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier (1768-1830)
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (1770-1831)
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Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832)
Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834)
Jane Austen (1775-1817)
(Articles of Confederation) (1777)
Karl von Clausewitz (1780-1831)
Stendhal (Marie-Henri Beyle) (1783-1842)
Washington Irving (1783-1859)
(Constitutional Convention Debates) (1787)
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George Gordon, Lord Byron (1788-1824)
Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860)
James Fenimore Cooper (1789-1851)
Michael Faraday (1791-1867)
Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822)
John Keats (1795-1821)
Mary Shelley (1797-1851)
Charles Lyell (1797-1875)
Auguste Comte (1798-1857)
Honore de Balzac (1799-1850)

 
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