28 Brilliant Works Of Literary Graffiti

From Animal Farm to Slaughterhouse-Five.

1. Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland – Lewis Carroll. London, UK.

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2. Generation of Swine – Hunter S. Thompson. Brooklyn, NY.

3. Samuel Beckett – Camden, London.

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4. Animal Farm – George Orwell. Singapore.

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5. Catch–22 – Joseph Heller. Copenhagen, Denmark.

6. Timequake – Kurt Vonnegut. Melbourne, Australia.

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7. Howl, Parts I & II – Allen Ginsberg. Boulder, CO.

8. 1984 – George Orwell. Swansea, Wales.

9. Watership Down – Richard Adams. Virginia, US.

10. Homage to The Catcher In The Rye – J.D. Salinger. San Francisco, CA.

11. The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood.

12. The Marriage Of Heaven And Hell – William Blake. Sydney, Australia.

13. Voltaire. Prague, Czech Republic.

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“Love, of all passions, is the strongest, because it addresses both the head, heart and body.”

14. The Little Prince – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.

15. Macbeth – William Shakespeare. Brisbane, Australia.

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16. The Catcher In The Rye – J.D. Salinger. Ann Arbor, MI.

17. Life doesn’t frighten me – Maya Angelou. London, UK.

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18. The Fellowship of the Ring – J.R.R. Tolkien.

19. The Crying Of Lot 49 – Thomas Pynchon. New York. NY.

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20. I’m Nobody! Who are you? – Emily Dickinson.

21. She Walks In Beauty – Lord Byron. London, UK.

22. A Dream Within a Dream – Edgar Allan Poe. London, UK.

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23. Slaughterhouse-Five – Kurt Vonnegut.

24. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone – J.K. Rowling.

The entire first chapter written on a school bathroom stall.

25. The Night Torn Mad With Footsteps – Charles Bukowski. Tbilisi, Georgia.

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26. Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Newcastle, UK.

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27. Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail ‘72 – Hunter S. Thompson. Vantaa, Finland.

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28. Charles Dickens. South Bank, London.

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Dan Dalton is a staff writer for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
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