humorist (part of speech: noun)
- word smith
But he was a preacher of remarkable merit, a charming and original essayist,
a poet of no wide range but of true poetical quality, and a novelist of great variety and of almost the first class.
- "The English Novel", George Saintsbury.
Long before Ibsen appeared on the scene, Bjornson, the great essayist,
thundered against the inequalities and injustice prevalent in those countries.
- "Anarchism and Other Essays", Emma Goldman.
In close proximity rests Macaulay, the artist- historian and essayist.
- "Life of Charles Dickens", Frank Marzials.