Biscuit Town: 200 Years of Huntley & Palmers in Reading

Garter and buckle label for H&P exhibition

If you think of famous biscuit manufacturers, which companies spring to mind? McVities, perhaps? Jacob’s? These names didn’t always dominate the market of dunkable delicacies. In the 19th century and […]


Horae BVM [Book of Hours of the Blessed Virgin Mary]

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