Alex Johnson

June 29, 2022
Lesser known children’s book artwork will go on show alongside major collectible names at the Masterpiece London art fair tomorrow, June 30, through J
June 15, 2022
The largest exhibition of Thomas Hardy objects ever displayed at one time has opened in the region he made famous through his fiction.
June 7, 2022
A new exhibition at Oxford’s Bodleian Libraries takes a look at the touchy-feely aspect of books from medieval times to the present day.
May 24, 2022
The desk on which Dame Hilary Mantel wrote her multi-award-winning Wolf Hall trilogy
May 20, 2022
There are many ways of reinterpreting our cultural heritage, but Shakespeare scholar and historian Ella Hawkins has come up with one of the most wholesome.
May 18, 2022
Although the book fairs in London tend to receive the most attention, there are many more around the UK run under the auspices of the Provincial Booksel
May 4, 2022
An exhibition at the British Library opening later this month showcases the role gold has played in the production of some of the world’s finest manuscripts, from book covers and illuminations to w
April 28, 2022
The intersection between literature and the other creative arts is the focus of two new exhibitions in London and Hampshire.
 
April 14, 2022
Rarely seen illustrations for Charles Dickens’ first novel are at the heart of a new exhibition cel
April 5, 2022
Kelmscott Manor in Oxfordshire, England, the home of designer and writer