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The evolution of literature throughout history has lead to the creation of different genres and has left us with the unforgettable works of literary giants like William Shakespeare, Miguel de Cervantes, Charles Dickens, Jules Verne, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Edgar Allan Poe...etc. Depending on the genre and type of literary work, a writer is more specifically labeled as a poet, novelist,... etc. In this ranking we have attempted to collect the biggest names in world literature, regardless of their genre. Participate and vote for the writers you consider the best in history.

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501Torcuato Luca de TenaTorcuato Luca de Tena
11
502Harper LeeHarper Lee
10
503Breogán Torres GutiérrezBreogán Torres Gutiérrez
10
504Corín TelladoCorín Tellado
10
505Emilio Adolfo WestphalenEmilio Adolfo Westphalen
10
506Enrique CongrainsEnrique Congrains
10
507José Coronel UrtechoJosé Coronel Urtecho
10
508Raymond ChandlerRaymond Chandler
10
509Poli DélanoPoli Délano
10
510Chinua AchebeChinua Achebe
10
511Estrella de DiegoEstrella de Diego
10
512Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieChimamanda Ngozi Adichie
10
513Ifi AmadiumeIfi Amadiume
10
514Carlos Fonseca AmadorCarlos Fonseca Amador
10
515Oswaldo ReynosoOswaldo Reynoso
10
516Bilkisu FuntuwaBilkisu Funtuwa
10
517Polly AdlerPolly Adler
10
518Pablo Antonio CuadraPablo Antonio Cuadra
10
519John BunyanJohn Bunyan
10
520Jorge LoringJorge Loring
10
521Adebayo FaletiAdebayo Faleti
10
522Pierre LeporiPierre Lepori
10
523Jeffrey ArcherJeffrey Archer
10
524John Meade FalknerJohn Meade Falkner
10
525Fumiko KometaniFumiko Kometani
10
526Kobo AbeKobo Abe
10
527Antonio LunaAntonio Luna
10
528Pedro PaternoPedro Paterno
10
529Abu NuwasAbu Nuwas
10
530Abu TammamAbu Tammam
10
531Fabio CiriachiFabio Ciriachi
10
532Francesco DalessandroFrancesco Dalessandro
10
533Kurt VonnegutKurt Vonnegut
10
534Marques de SantillanaMarques de Santillana
10
535Leonardo PaduraLeonardo Padura
10
536Iván Vergara GarcíaIván Vergara García
10
537Otto de GreiffOtto de Greiff
10
538Quobna Ottobah CugoanoQuobna Ottobah Cugoano
10
539Nikos KazantzakisNikos Kazantzakis
10
540Yanetsy AristeYanetsy Ariste
10
541Christopher IsherwoodChristopher Isherwood
10
542Soner CagaptaySoner Cagaptay
10
543Manuel GalichManuel Galich
10
544Belén GopeguiBelén Gopegui
10
545Pedro Martínez-AvialPedro Martínez-Avial
10
546Liana CastelloLiana Castello
10
547Federico Sanz DíezFederico Sanz Díez
10
548Emmy WegenerEmmy Wegener
10
549Celso Lara FigueroaCelso Lara Figueroa
10
550Karmelo C. IribarrenKarmelo C. Iribarren
10
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