Whether it be a work of fiction, non fiction, or poetry the writer’s ability to transmit ideas and emotions, to mirror society or bring to life characters and events is what makes some writers, titles, and characters veritable icons lasting throughout time and surpassing national and cultural borders.

In SCALA you can find innumerable images related to all aspects of literature. From ancient artifacts depicting events and classic stories such as the Battle of Troy, to mosaics, frescoes, busts and paintings portraying writers, to manuscripts, first editions or famously illustrated versions of literary masterpieces, to writers’ studios, libraries or bookstores.

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