Honresfield Library

January 23, 2023
Twelve original manuscripts written by Robert Burns, which have just come into the care of conservation charity the National Trust for Scotland, will go on display this January as part of a new exh
January 18, 2023
A miniature Charlotte Brontë volume, leaves from Sir Walter Scott’s Kenilworth, and Emily Brontë’s notebook of her poems are among items now available to view online.
December 2, 2022
A new film about the Blavatnik Honresfield Library that was saved for the
September 21, 2022
Two letters written by Jane Austen in which she discusses ending a flirtation with the possible inspiration for Mr.
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
June 17, 2021
London — Friends of the National Libraries (FNL) has announced that it is leading a bid to save one of the most important private collections of manuscripts an
May 25, 2021
London – Thought lost for almost a century, the Honresfield Library was assembled with passion by self-made Victorian industrialists Alfred and William Law at the turn of the 20th century and has s