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This is the cover of the first edition of E M Forster’s novel A Room with a View. It was Forster’s third novel after Whe...
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...
Print, Illustration, Image
This portfolio contains unbound plates of the 16 designs used for the 1907 edition of Oscar Wilde’s Salomé by Jo...
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: 1908–10
This is the manuscript draft of E M Forster’s novel Howards End. First published in 1910, the novel became Forster’s fir...
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 Created date: 1908–1912
The Rig Veda is a collection of over 1000 sacred hymns of praise composed in Vedic Sanskrit. It is one of the four great...
Book, Illustration, Image, Photogravure
These portraits show two well-known Victorian actors in a ground-breaking production of The Merchant of Venice at the Ly...
Map Created date: 1905-1908
This large map of Arabian Peninsula and the Persian Gulf was compiled by Lieutenant Frederick Fraser Hunter between 1905...
Book, Illustration, Image
Pierre Giffard’s La Guerre Infernale (The Infernal War, 1908) was an adventure story for children, published in weekly i...
Letter Created date: 28 September 1908
Frederick Delius’s Piano Concerto in C minor is a work with a long and complex history of revisions and disputes. It was...
Manuscript, Letter, Ephemera Created date: 1908–24
These are some of the letters that E M Forster sent to his friend and fellow writer Lytton Strachey, one of the core mem...
Ephemera, Illustration, Image, Photograph, Scrapbook Created date: 22 August - 31 October 1908
Created by suffrage campaigner Maud Arncliffe Sennett, this scrapbook is part of a wider series that provides a unique a...
Oxford and Working-Class Education is a report from a committee that looked at the potential for artisans and mechanics ...
Photograph, Image Created date: c. 1906 - 1914
Emmeline Pankhurst is shown in this photograph, flanked by police officers, during the WSPU’s (Women’s Social and Polit...