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(Originator), noun architect, auctor, begetter, causer, composer, contriver, creator, deviser, discoverer, effecter, fabricator, founder, generator, inaugurator, initiator, innovater, institutor, introducer, inventor, maker, manufacturer, occasioner, organizer, parent, prime mover, producer, sire
Associated concepts: copyright
Foreign phrases: Culpa tenet suos auctores.Fault binds its own authors.

author

(Writer), noun compiler, composer of a literrry work, drafter, essayist, literary person, man of letters, person who writes, scriptor, verse maker
Associated concepts: copyright, plagiarism
See also: architect, compose, derivation, elicit, engender, generate, invent, make, maker, originate, undersigned
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The authour, whose latest and fifth book, A Quiet Belief in Angels, has been added to the renowned Richard and Judy Book Club, will be at the library on Wednesday at 2pm.
The authour would like to thank Emma Claiden, David King, Steve Rayment and Mike Thomas for their considerable help with this article.
McCarthy selected a publishing house, Authour House of the United Kingdom, and an illustrator, Nick Dimitriadis of Athens, Greece, and ordered 750 copies of her book.
Henryson shows himself to be a deft and literary translator as he begins his tale with an allusion to Aesop which is a literary sleight of hand: 'Esope, myne authour, makis mentioun | Of twa myis, and thay wer sisteris deir' (ll.
He is also a sought after speaker, talking regularly at conferences and dinners on the topic of risk management, and he is authour of Back From the Brink: Coping with Stress, published by Virgin Books.
Anne Fine Hon DLitt (Doctor of Letters): Award winning authour and Warwick graduate Anne Fine is perhaps best known for her children's books of which she has written more than 50.