Napoleon’s Oraculum (1839)

Apparently consulted by Napoleon "before every important occasion" the fortune-telling Oraculum was originally discovered in one of the Royal tombs of Egypt during a French …Continued

Pirates (1922)

Published in 1922, based on the writings of Captain Charles Johnson from 1735, with additional foreword and illustrations from C.Lovat Fraser. …Continued

The Last American (1889)

Short future history novel from John Ames Mitchell (1845–1918). First published in 1889, it is the fictional journal of Persian admiral Khan-Li, who in the …Continued

Quarles’ Emblems (1886)

Francis Quarles was an English poet most famous for his emblem book originally published in 1635. This 19th century edition has been embellished with new …Continued