Jane Austen

June 21, 2022
She may have worn a shawl, but what did Jane Austen’s characters wear?
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.
April 28, 2022
The intersection between literature and the other creative arts is the focus of two new exhibitions in London and Hampshire.
 
March 21, 2022
Last week may have been quiet, but this week is anything but! Here are the sales I'll be watching:
March 8, 2022
London – Women have often been side lined in history, frequently having to fight for their voices to be heard.
December 16, 2021
London – Earlier this year, Sotheby’s announced that the manuscripts, first editions, letters and bindings that make up the legendary Honresfield Library -- assembled with passion by self-made Vict
December 1, 2021
The earliest known child’s letter to Santa Claus in Britain was sent in 1895 from a child in Lincolnshire addressed to ‘Father Christmas, The North Pole, G.P.O,’ but by the early 1900s thousands of
November 29, 2021
Dallas — A first edition of Thomas Keneally's Schindler's Ark signed by Steven Spielberg, who turned it into a seven-time Oscar-winning motion picture.
September 1, 2021
New York – Christie’s is pleased to announce The Exceptional Liter
July 22, 2021
Last weekend, a new literary attraction debuted in Bath, England, that sounds incredibly cool: Mary Shelley’s House of Frankenstein.