The Victor Hugo Papers

Lives of letters Blog Events 2019-20 2018-19 2017-18 Recorded events About Goals History People Connect Victor Hugo, French novelist and dramatist and author of Les Misérables and The Hunchback of Notre-Dame, was born on this day in 1802. We look back at a 2015 blog...

A letter from Luther

Lives of letters Blog Events 2019-20 2018-19 2017-18 Recorded events About Goals History People Connect Commend me to your prayers – a blog post by Juliane Simpson from the John Rylands Special Collections blog  on a letter from Martin Luther that appears in the...

Curious find – love letters

Lives of letters Blog Events 2019-20 2018-19 2017-18 Recorded events About Goals History People Connect One for Valentine’s Day from the archives of the Rylands Special Collections Blog Curious Find - Love LettersToday's Curious Find is a book of real letters that...