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  • Drawings of the funeral procession of Elizabeth I

    Manuscript, Image, Illustration Created date: 1557–1603

    This early 17th-century manuscript contains unique coloured drawings of the funeral procession of Queen Elizabeth I, who...

  • The Book of the Courtier, 1588

    Book, Quarto

    Il Libro del Cortegiano or The Book of The Courtier was written by Count Baldassare Castiglione (1478–1529), and was fir...

  • The Devonshire Manuscript

    Manuscript, Quarto Created date: 16th century

    This hand-written volume, known as the Devonshire Manuscript, is an anthology of courtly love poems made by members of H...

  • The Mariner's Mirrour, 1588

    Book, Folio, Map, Engraving, Illustration, Image

    This hand-coloured copy of The Mariners Mirrour (1588) is an English version of the world’s first sea-atlas. It contains...