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Arthur Rackham Oracle

Yeseterday my Arthur Rackham Oracle came in the mail! It’s so beautiful!

I did a quick three card spread just to see what it might say. 169 more words


Arthur Rackham’s Illustrations of European Fairy Tales and Folklore

Arthur Rackham was an illustrator in the late 19th and early 20th century. He was born in London in 1867. He began studying at the Lambeth School of Art at the age of 18, and soon found his passion and calling. 418 more words


Christmas Days: In the Studio

This year I spent a little time doing some research at Chelsea Library in bound copies of the Studio magazine from the early 1900s. As well as finding what I was looking for I also came across a number of pictures which were both unfamiliar and fascinating. 474 more words

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A Christmas Book - Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens

By Yvette Campbell, Special Collections & Archives

Here in Special Collections we have a beautiful copy of Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (UK Hodder and Stoughton 1907) bound in russet cloth with gilt illustration and lettering to the front cover and spine. 1,042 more words

The Arthur Rackham Oracle Cards

The Arthur Rackham Oracle Cards is a self-published deck by Doug Thornsjo through his company, Duck Soup Productions. It’s one of several in his Playroom Oracles series. 2,338 more words


The Ladies of Grace Adieu by Susanna Clarke

A delightful book of adult fairy tales, from the author of Johnathan Strange & Mr Norrell, and set mostly in the same world, though involing different characters and timescales. 90 more words