Turning the Pages

site to see • WOW. – Amazing the things you can do on the internet when you know what you are doing – the British Library’s Turning the Pages® Online Gallery is in a word – the Balls. Using Shockwave flash player, his res scans of their bestest stuff and MAGIC – they have shown us a glimpse of the future. Alice in Carroll’s own hand, Jane Austen’s early work, or a scroll from eleven hundred years ago, you can page through them on the screen as easily as In Real Life. [via Artoffiction]

Lindisfarne Gospels Lindisfarne Gospels
Diamond Sutra Diamond Sutra
Magna Carta Magna Carta
Sultan Baybars' Qur'an Sultan Baybars’ Qur’an
Golden Haggadah Golden Haggadah
Gutenberg Bible Gutenberg Bible
Leonardo da Vinci's Notebook Leonardo da Vinci’s Notebook
William Tyndale's New Testament William Tyndale’s New Testament
Shakespeare's First Folio Shakespeare’s First Folio
Ramayana Ramayana
Duke's Plan of New York Duke’s Plan of New York
George Frideric Handel's Messiah George Frideric Handel’s Messiah
Lewis Carroll Lewis Carroll’s Alice
Florence Nightingale Florence Nightingale
Captain Scott's Diary Captain Scott’s Diary

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