"We are weak, writing is difficult, but for my own sake I do not regret this journey..." -from the final three Diaries Of Robert Falcon Scott (p. 166/167) which are now available scanned, transcribed, and narrated in fully searchable form by the British Library.
Other books in the collection include:
- Leonardo Da Vinci's 500+ page Codex Arundel scanned in its entirety.
- William Blake's Notebook with explanatory notes (text & narration).
- Mozart's Musical Diary with explanatory notes (text & narration) and playable musical pieces.
- The original Alice's Adventures Underground scanned, transcribed, and narrated.
This Man was Hired to Depress Art This is the opinion of Will Blake my Proofs of this Opinion are given in the following Notes [more inside]
The Book of Job, as illustrated by William Blake, in high resolution. He was 68 when he finished it in 1826, but died the following year before he could finish giving Dante's "Inferno" the same treatment. (Complete Blake Archive.)
William Blake's Grave. Museums and galleries only have a few weeks left to save William Blake’s long-lost watercolour illustrations accompanying Robert Blair’s poem “The Grave”, before they are dispersed at auction in New York on 2 May.