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Map Created date: 1904
A Japanese propaganda map drawn by Kisaburō Ohara and published in Tokyo by Suketarō Nishida in 1904. Produced at the o...
Manuscript Created date: early 19th – early 20th century
An album of Baha’i calligraphy including childhood calligraphic exercises by Baha’u’llah and tablets by Baha’u’llah copi...
Cigarette card Created date: c. 1890s
These cigarette cards, and others such as Philips cigarettes, were typical collectors items at the turn of the 20th cent...
Manuscript, Draft Created date: c. 1901–08
This is an early draft of E M Forster’s novel A Room with a View. The novel was published in 1908, but Forster had begun...
Manuscript, Draft Created date: 1904
‘Monteriano’ is an earlier title for E M Forster’s first novel, Where Angels Fear to Tread, published in 1905. Where is...
Manuscript Created date: 1904
Ethel Barns was active as a composer, violinist and pianist. She studied at the Royal Academy of Music with Ebenezer Pro...
Book, Illustration, Image
This is Charles A Buchel’s painting of a primitive but emotionally powerful Caliban, played by Herbert Beerbohm Tree in ...
Book, Illustration, Image Created date: originally 1808-10
From the 1720s the parishes of London, like those elsewhere in the country, began to create their own workhouses. In the...
Book, Print, Image
The Irish poet and artist Althea Gyles produced these five monchrome illustrations for a pirated edition of Oscar Wilde'...
Watercolour Created date: 1840-1904
Charles Alban Buckler’s watercolour view of the ruins of Llanthony Priory in Monmouthshire shows him continuing in the t...
Photograph, Image Created date: c. 1900
This photograph shows Dame Millicent Garrett Fawcett, who chaired the NUWSS (National Union of Women's Suffrage Societie...
Photograph, Image Created date: 1904
This photograph depicts a scene from Act 3 of the original Moscow Art Theatre Group production of Chekhov's The Cherry O...
Ayahs were employed by British families to look after their children on the sea voyage home. On arrival in Britain, they...
Photograph, Image Created date: 1895-1909
An album of production stills from Oscar Wilde's play The Importance of Being Earnest, which was first performed in 1895...
Photograph, Image Created date: 1888–1938
This collection of photographs shows the Irish novelist James Joyce, as well as members of his family and some of his as...