Book of Common Prayer
rare book dated 1706
Gift from Elizabeth
"Paradise Lost" by John Milton, first edition 1667
Book of charades, riddles, & conundrums
... and the Nativity Story
from the Bible.
cigar boxes filled with mementoes
and "special" books
Lizzy's ribbon marking Mr. Darcy's place
A Tale of the Four Dervishes by Mir Amman, translated
Poems of Christopher Smart
"Taming of the Shrew" by Shakespeare
Avicenna at work
books on Yūnānī (Unani) medicine
Hakim Abo Ali Sina Avicenna
"The Canon of Medicine" written by Avicenna in 1025 documenting the system of healing called Yūnānī medicine
epic 4th c. story - original in sanskrit (R)
The Botanic Garden, Erasmus Darwin, 1791
Art of Surgery, Dr. Daniel Turner, 1722
Georg Ernst Stahl (1659-1734) German chemist & physician
Boerhaave (1668-1738) Dutch, founder of clinical teaching & modern academic hospital
2nd Century, Sanskrit Vedic texts
numerous transitions after Revolution
Ann Radcliffe, novelist
"The Romance of the Forest" among others
old church hymnals
Guillaume de Machaut
French composer, c. 1300-1377
"A General History of Music"
by Charles Burney
Lizzy's gifts to Darcy ...
Lord Nelson's dispatches
Christmas story from Matthew's gospel
The Sketchbook of Geoffrey Crayon
by Washington Irving. 1820 first edition to the left.
Audrey's namesake ...
St Ætheldreda [Æthelthryth], holding a book and a flower, at the beginning of her benediction. From a 963-984 manuscript.
love tales of Cupid (Eros) & Psyche
of Henry Vaughn ...
Grimm's fairy tales
"The Frog Prince"
by the Grimm's Brothers
"Evelina" by Fanny Burney