Good Cheer for Spring 2020

The rare books team have put together a diverting list of 80 books, maps and prints - across a range of genres - which will gladden the heart, transport the mind and liven up the walls! Many items are fresh into stock. A highlight is Charles Evans's 1849 Grand Panorama of London (pictured above). Nearly 16 feet long fully extended, it is a fascinatingly detailed survey of the north bank of the River Thames between the Houses of Parliament and Greenwich Hospital (item #27). Please stay safe and well, and enjoy perusing the illustrated listing, by clicking the button below: