Plain text example files
This is a small collection of plain text files. It's designed for introductory text processing classes and workshops. The text files are in English.
adjs.txt: Adjectives from Corpora Project
austen.txt: Novels by Jane Austen (from Project Gutenberg)
frankenstein.txt: Frankenstein `by Mary Shelley (from Project Gutenberg)
frost.txt: "The Road Not Taken" by Robert Frost
genesis.txt: Genesis (Chapter 1 of King James Version)
nouns.txt: Nouns from Corpora Project
plain_text_wikipedia.txt: Wikipedia page for "Plain text"
samatar.txt: Excerpt from A Stranger in Olondria Preview Chapbook `by Sofia Samatar
sea_rose.txt: "Sea Rose" by H.D.
sonnets.txt: Shakespeare's sonnets (from Project Gutenberg)
sowpods.txt: Scrabble wordlist
verbs.txt: Verbs from Corpora Project
All are in the public domain, except
samatar.txt (Creative Commons
plain_text_wikipedia.txt (Creative Commons