Famous Authors’ Typewriters

Jack Kerouac's Typewriter

Another Kerouac Typewriter

Sylvia Plath's Typewriter

Cormac McCarthy's Typewriter

John Updike's Typewriter

George Orwell Tickling the Keys

Ernest Hemingway's Typewriter

How To Write


  1. Ardin Lalui · September 17, 2010

    Really neat post. I love these pictures. Where did you get them?


    • Biblioklept · September 17, 2010

      Each photo links to the site that I yanked it from. Some of those sites have more info.


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  4. tomdarling · September 17, 2010

    The not-very-good “X-Files” ripoff “Warehouse 13″ (the conceit is that it is a storehouse of dangerous supernatural objects) did have one humorous idea: Sylvia Plath’s typewriter drained happiness from the user.


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