Q & A with Christina Boyd

Christina Boyd, editor of YULETIDE, created and collated a Christmas Anthology with all the proceeds going to Chawton House. Below we discover the story behind the work... Where did the inspiration for YULETIDE come from? After wrapping up a [...]

2019-02-28T13:29:10+01:0028th February 2019|CHL Celebrates|

The Knight Family Bookplates

When young Edward Austen was adopted by Thomas Knight II and his wife Catherine, he inherited more than just the three estates of Godmersham Park, Chawton House, and the Steventon Manor House – he also inherited the Knight family [...]

2019-02-08T10:42:55+01:008th February 2019|Library Blog|