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Bedtime

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 388
Scope and Contents Original pen and ink drawing, initialed, and dated 24 Feb. 1893. The item depicts a mother mouse holding a baby mouse with two other mice in a cradle. This is one of a set of six drawings intended to illustrate "There was an old woman who lived in a shoe," which was never published. It was later used in "Appley Dapply's Nursery Rhymes." It was also used in "The Tale of Two Bad Mice."
Dates: 1893 February 24

Baron Edward Bulwer Lytton drawings

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 370
Scope and Contents Original color drawings to illustrate Lytton's novels. They are entitled: The Caxtons, The Coming Race, Devereux, Eugene Aram, Falkland, Godolphin, Kenelm Chillingley, Lucretia, Zanoni, and A Strange Story.
Dates: 1849

Pink and Lily Inn visitor's book

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 379
Scope and Contents Visitor's book containing notes, poems, autographs, and sketches. The item has entries made by visitors to the inn including Rupert Brooke, the English poet. Also included are poems by Ivor Gurney (p. 142), Lance Sieveking (p. 141), and Wallis Mansford (p. 237) and numerous illustrations by Hanslip Fletcher.
Dates: 1910-1938