Jane Austen

September 19, 2023
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of opening to the public, Chawton House is bringing together some of the most precious treasures in the collection for the f
July 10, 2023
A music book once belonging to Jane Austen and bearing her signature, whereabouts unknown since 1978, has
May 24, 2023
Our Bright Young Librarians series continues today with Kathryn Reuter of the University of Iowa:
May 19, 2023
First editions of each of Jane Austen’s major novels led Hindman’s Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts auction. The five books, including Pride and Prejudice and Sense and Sensibility, realized more…
May 16, 2023
Swann’s Focus on Women auction, scheduled for June 1, brings together an eclectic set of material representing women’s contributions to art, life, and s
April 27, 2023
Hindman’s May 11 Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Americana auction pays tribute to trailblazers, with works related to explorers like Meriw
April 13, 2023
2023 is the 20th anniversary of Chawton House opening to the public.
December 20, 2022
To open our 20th anniversary year, join us for an evening at Chawton House and be amongst the first few to see a very special edition of Jane Austen’s Emm
December 15, 2022
Jane Austen was born on Saturday December 16, 1775 – a bitterly cold winter’s night, 247 years ago.
December 14, 2022
In our current issue, five new books about books appear on the Editor’s Shelf.