Author: Karissa Adams

The Tale of Anne and Beatrix

Research about Victorian botanical illustrator Anne Pratt turns into a Beatrix Potter book binding mystery… Anne Pratt was born in 1806 and, suffering from poor health as a…

A Herbal Mystery

Whilst helping to catalogue the library‚Äôs rare book collection for my Book History and Material Culture placement, I came across a herbal from 1586 that contained a very…