01. He has sent his [manuscript] to a number of different publishers, but no one has yet expressed any interest.
02. The recent discovery of an unknown [manuscript] by Ernest Hemingway has certainly excited the literary community.
03. Cathy had to edit a huge [manuscript], and there were so many errors that she almost went crazy.
04. A researcher recently found an unpublished [manuscript] by Emily Bronte.
05. The museum has a number of rare [manuscripts] from the Middle Ages.
06. She let me read the first few chapters of the [manuscript] for her new novel.
07. Many of the beautiful Mayan [manuscripts] were burnt by Spanish missionaries.
08. Illuminated [manuscripts] are among the greatest achievements of Romanesque art.
09. Most of the Old English poetry which has survived to this day was preserved in four [manuscripts] from the late 10th and early 11th centuries.
10. The official library of the Vatican is one of the world's richest depositories of ancient [manuscripts].
11. Much of the known history of Anglo-Saxon and Norman England is derived from seven interrelated [manuscripts], most important of which is the Historia ecclesiastica.
12. The original [manuscript] is full of notes by the author, and comments from the editor, and provides a fascinating glimpse into the writing process.
13. He doesn't like computers and still types all his [manuscripts] on an old typewriter.
14. She has been working on two different [manuscripts] at the same time for the past year.
15. The author decided to change the ending to the story, and threw away the last fifty pages of her [manuscript].
16. John Ruskin once stated that great nations write their autobiographies in three [manuscripts]; the book of their deeds, the book of their words and the book of their art.

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