The British Library's literary classics, in the authors’ own hand

A detail of William Blake's Tyger manuscript
Culled from the British Library's treasure trove of online collections, this selection of manuscripts offers a tantalising whiff of the magic and mystery of literaray creation. From the intense mystical scrawl of William Blake's Tyger manuscript to the movingly clear immediacy of Wilfred Owen's Dulce et Decorum Est, this little selction of literary masterpieces is worth more than just a few minutes of your time.

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