“I am not blind to the worth of the wonderful gift of “Leaves Of Grass.” I find it the most extraordinary piece of wit and wisdom that America has yet contributed. I am very happy in reading it, as great power makes us happy.”
John Keats’ original manuscript pages of Ode to a Nightingale.
Mark Twain’s handwritten manuscript pages of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
Edgar Allan Poe’s early manuscript containing quotations of lines from twelve of Shakespeare’s plays including King Lear, Romeo and Juliet, and The Tempest.
Oscar Wilde’s handwritten manuscript pages of The Picture of Dorian Gray.
Franz Kafka’s handwritten manuscript pages of The Trial