Beatles Lyrics Now Included In British Library App

beatles Beatles Lyrics Now Included In British Library AppJust when you think that you have everything for your Beatles Collection… Something new comes up that you just have to have!

Handwritten [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Beatles[/lastfm] lyric sheets are now included amongst some of England’s great historic documents as part of the new Treasures app for iPhone, iPad and Android. The new app was created by the British Library and costs $4 on iPhone and $6 on iPad.

In addition to handwritten lyrics from the Fab Four, the Treasures app will also feature rare pieces like a draft of the Magna Carta dating back to 1215 and an original copy of Beowulf. Many of the pieces also include special features like movies and expert analysis.

Other item documents included in the Treasures app (via

.The Gutenberg Bible, Lindisfarne Gospels, and Sultan Baybars’ Qur’an

. Original scores by [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Mozart[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Schubert[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Handel[/lastfm], and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Purcel[/lastfm]l

. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Charles Dickens[/lastfm]‘ handwritten draft of “Nicholas Nickleby”

. The writings of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jane Austen[/lastfm] as a teenager

. The battle plan of Admiral [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Horatio Nelson[/lastfm] before beating the French at the Battle of Trafalgar

. Letters by [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Galileo[/lastfm] and notebooks from [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Leonardo da Vinci[/lastfm]

. Oracle bones from China about 2,000 years ago

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