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Fiction

  • A Dance in Fire - Waughin Jarth
    This series of books retells Decumus Scotti's adventures in Valenwood during the 5 years war between it and Elsweyr.
  • A Game at Dinner - Anonymous
    A published letter from an anonymous spy about the game Prince Helseth cleverly played at the dinner between him and his Councilors.
  • Ancient Tales of the Dwemer - Marobar Sul
    The series of fascinating adapted tales.
  • Bone - Tavi Dromio
    These two books (combined) are one of the series of books featuring Hallgerd, Xiomara and Garaz. Nice story about the invention of medium armor.
  • Breathing Water - Haliel Myrm
    An amusing story.
  • Chance's Folly - Zylmoc Golge
  • Feyfolken - Waughin Jarth
    The classic tale of scribe and his enchanted quill.
  • Final Lesson - Aegrothius Goth
    Another lesson imparted by the Great Sage (from the Feyfolken books) to his students.
  • Hallgerd's Tale - Tavi Dromio
    As Hallgerd's stated: "This is a story about someone who was more agile and accomplished in his armor than out of it".
  • Ice and Chitin - Pletius Spatec
    How ice and chitin saved an Officer and her Lieutenant from an army.
  • Incident in Necrom - Jonquilla Bothe
    Four adventurers set out to clear a cemetery from vampires. Exults the benefits of illusion magic.
  • Last Scabbard of Akrash - Tabar Vunqidh
    This book has it all -- romance, slavery, and head lopping!
  • Master Zoaraym's Tale - Gi'Nanth
    This a story about Master Zoaraym and his students at the Temple of the Two Moons in Elsweyr.
  • Mystery of Talara - Mera Llykith
    The classic story about political intrigue in the royal family of Camlorn.
  • Night Falls on Sentinel - Boali
    An assassin tells of how he removed the crown prince of Sentinel.
  • Palla - Vojne Mierstyyd
    The classic, relatable tale of a boy in love with his friend's mother. Great ending.
  • Realizations of Acrobacy - Master Rhunen Zebavi
    A tale of a struggle between Telvanni councilors Neloth and Gothren. Gothren listens to a troupe of acrobats tell him how they stole Mehrunes Razor from Neloth, which had up until that point allowed Neloth to gain a tactical advantage over his fellow councilor.
  • Ruins of Kemel-Ze - Rolard Nordssen
    An archeologist's adventure in the fabled ruin.
  • Silence - Ganpheril Kimeth
    A tale of an adventurer who needs to learn a Silence spell in order to defeat two very perilous foes.
  • Smuggler's Island - Quarde Anarion
    S'Riizh and Harithoel are stranded on an island with 5 crates of moon sugar.
  • Surfeit of Thieves - Aniis Noru
    A tale about a robbery gone horribly, horribly awry.
  • The Armorers' Challenge - Mymophonus
    A historical account from the times of Empress Katariah. Might be authentic, might be fiction.
  • The Axe Man - Anonymous
    The story of the devlopment of a Morag Tong assassin who exclusively used the axe during business hours. Raises your Axe skill.
  • The Black Arrow - Gorgic Guine
    A tale which shows that nobles do not always get what they want.
  • The Cake and the Diamond - Athyn Muendil
    An amusing story about a clever alchemist and greedy thieves.
  • The Four Suitors of Benitah - Jole Yolivess
    The tale of how a man wins the heart of a woman.
  • The Gold Ribbon of Merrit - Ampyrian Brum
    An amusing story of two friends, one a self-centered buffoon and the other a quiet but gifted warrior, reuniting for some idle archery.
  • The Hope of the Redoran - Turiul Nirith
    A tale of a child blessed by a prophesy and the interpretaion thereof.
  • The Locked Room - Porbert Lyttumly
    Yana is a locksmithing student who is interested in the theory and technique of the craft more than the practical considerations of it. Arthcamu is her impatient, pragmatic, and cruel instructor. By the end of the story, one of their deaths is imminent!
  • The Marksmanship Lesson - Alla Llaleth
    The basic argument against mistreating your Bosmer slaves, especially those with exeptional bow ability.
  • The Mirror - Berdier Wreans
    A story about an exceptional fighter and his showdown with his greatest enemy.
  • The Poison Song - Bristin Xel
    A fascinating epic set in the aftermath of the War with the Dwemer and House Dagoth. A story of secrets, betrayal, survival, love, incest and redmeption, this is one you can't miss.
  • The Prayers of Baranat - Anonymous
    A story about the adventure of very faithful man, in his quest to release the kidnapped lady. Reading this will increases hand-to-hand skill.
  • The Real Barenziah - Plitinius Mero (uncredited)
    A classic! The story of Barenziah, her life, and her involvement in the politics of Tamriel. Pretty raunchy in places.
  • The Rear Guard - Tenace Mourl
    An amusing tale of a man trapped in a castle, and the ordeals that he must go through to eat.
  • The Wraith's Wedding Dowry - Voltha gra-Yamwort
    Never steal from a women on her wedding day
  • Trap - Anonymous
    The story of someone being captured by the Berne Vampires and being kept as cattle. This book raises your sneak skill.
  • Unnamed Book - Anonymous
    A story and a lesson about throat-slashing for thieves
  • Vernaccus and Bourlor - Tavi Dromio
    Another book of Hallgerd series, telling about the story of a lesser daedra and a great archer hero.
  • Withershins - Yaqut Tawashi
    A ridiculous book about madness.

Guides & Instruction

Histories & Biographies

  • 2920, Last Year of the First Era - Carlovac Townway
    A fascinating drama taking place at the very end of the First Era.
  • A Brief History of the Empire - Stronach k'Thojj III, Imperial Historian
    The classic book series that gives a quick summary of the Septim line throughout the 3rd Era. It differs slightly from the Daggerfall version.
  • A Short History of Morrowind - Jeanette Sitte
    A history book about Morrowind, mostly containing information about the settlements of the Vvardenfell district.
  • Approaching Vivec - Anonymous
    A book about one of Morrowind's gods, Vivec. It's said that he is the anticipation of Mephala, and the book tells everything about them.
  • Biography of Barenziah - Stern Gamboge
    The "official" biography of Queen Barenziah. This is the watered down version that was produced for widespread Imperial distribution.
  • Biography of the Wolf Queen - Katar Eriphanes
    The official biography of Potema, queen of Solitude.
  • Changed Ones - Anonymous
    Information about the origins of the Chimer.
  • Chronicles of Nchuleft - Anonymous
    Recounts the events of an ancient Dwemeri meeting and assassination plot.
  • Confessions of a Dunmer Skooma-Eater - Anonymous
    A true-story about a Skooma-addicted Dunmer.
  • Fall of the Snow Prince - Lokheim
    Chronicle of a battle between Falmer and Nords on Solstheim in the early 1st era.
  • Frontier, Conquest, and Accommodation - University of Gwylim Press
    An essay about the early Nordic settlement of Tamriel.
  • Galerion the Mystic - Anonymous
    A biography of Galerion the Mystic, founder of the Mage's Guild.
  • Kagrenac's Tools - Gilvas Barelo
    On the Dwemer, the Heart, the Tools for the Heart (Wraithguard, Keening, and Sunder), and the Battle at Red Mountain. Summarized by the Dissident Priests.
  • Lady Benoch's Words and Philosophy - Anonymous
    An interview with the Wood Elf Imperial Guard Lady Benoch about her life.
  • Nerevar at Red Mountain - Tribunal Temple
    A top secret document about the events at Red Mountain from the Ashlander point of view.
  • Nerevar Moon and Star - Anonymous
    Imperial note about Ashlander legends.
  • On Morrowind, the Imperial Province - Erramanwe of Sunhold
    This is a brief history of the Imperial conquest of Morrowind.
  • Origin of the Mages Guild - The Archmage Salarth
    Yep, our old classic. Read about the birth of the illustrious Mages Guild.
  • Saint Nerevar - Tribunal Temple
    A short Temple pamphlet about Nerevar for Western readers.
  • Tal Marog Ker's Researches - Tal Marog Ker
    A summary of the events of Battlespire.
  • The Battle of Red Mountain - Vivec; Malur Omayn, ed.
    Vivec's take on the battle that took place at Red Mountain. He fails to mention the death of Nerevar, though.
  • The Brothers of Darkness - Pellarne Assi
    A history of the Morag Tong and Dark Brotherhood
  • The Firsthold Revolt - Maveus Cie
    The continuing story of Morgiah, scheming princess of Wayrest, who you do a quest for in Daggerfall. After making her deal with the King of Worms, Morgiah moved to Summerset Isle. The rest is contained in this book.
  • The Madness of Pelagius - Tsathenes
    A short biography of the mad Pelagius III.
  • The Real Nerevar - Anonymous
    Another book about Nerevar, this time the Telvanni version.
  • The True Nature of Orcs - Anonymous
    A short book about Malacath and the Orcs.
  • The Wolf Queen - Waughin Jarth
    The biography of Potema, Wolf Queen of Solitude.
  • Thirsk, a History - Bereditte Jastal
    A history book of Thirsk, the mead hall.
  • Thirsk, a History - Revised - Bereditte Jastal
    A revised version of the original Thirsk, a History.
  • War of the First Council - Agrippa Fundilius
    An Imperial overview of the war. Very biased and sometimes innacurate.

Information & Records

  • Brown Book of 3E 426 - Anonymous
    This book details the business, Councilors, and activities of Great House Telvanni in 3E 426.
  • Cherim's Heart - Livillus Perus
    Interview with a Khajiiti tapestist about his work.
  • Construction Contract - Duke Vedam Dren
    An essential document for the right to build a stronghold.
  • Custom Armor Price List - Bols Indalen
    An advertising from the armorer of Mournhold, Godsreach.
  • Custom Fur Armor Price List - Brynjolfr
    An advertisement from the armorer of Thirsk.
  • Dagoth Ur's Plans - Tribunal Temple
    A top secret document, prepared exclusively for Nerevarine by Lord Vivec.
  • Deed to Indrele's House - Velanda Omani
    A land deed of Indrele's house, obviously. Somehow this brings a little trouble to Hlaalu Councilor Velanda Omani.
  • EEC Stock Certificate - Carnius Magius
    Stock certificate of Raven Rock division of the East Empire Company.
  • Famed Artifacts of Tamriel - Anonymous
    A found in the Mournhold Museum of Artifacts which is almost identical to Tamrielic Lore.
  • Fellowship of the Temple - Archcanon Tholer Saryoni, Tribunal Temple
    An essential book that need to be read before joining the Tribunal Temple.
  • For My Gods and Emperor - Imperial Cult
    An essential book that need to be read before joining the Imperial Cult
  • Ghost-Free Papers - Uleni Heleran
    Declares that Sadrith Mora's Gateway Inn is free from ghost.
  • Grasping Fortune - Serjo Hlaalu Dram Bero
    The "guild book" for the Hlaalu, detailing their goals, duties, and expectations for recruits.
  • Great Houses of Morrowind - Anonymous
    Just like it says: a book about Great House Culture on Morrowind, specifically Vvardenfell.
  • Guide to Ald'ruhn - Anonymous
    A pamphlet guide to city of Ald'ruhn.
  • Guide to Balmora - Anonymous
    A pamphlet guide to city of Balmora.
  • Guide to Sadrith Mora - Anonymous
    A pamphlet guide to city of Sadrith Mora.
  • Handwritten Note - Ivulen Irano
    A note of guard duty rosters in Mournhold, Royal Palace.
  • Hanging Gardens of Wasten Coridale - Anonymous
    Excerpts of a Dwemer book translated into Aldmeri.
  • Hanin's Wake - Anonymous
    Something like a poison recipe.
  • Honor Among Thieves - Arnie the Scrib
    An essential book that need to be read before joining Thieves Guild.
  • Imperial Charter of the Guild of Fighters - Anonymous
    The charter document for the Fighters Guild, which details its rules and regulations.
  • Imperial Charter of the Guild of Mages - Anonymous
    The Charter document for the Mages Guild; lists their goals and membership requirements.
  • Odral's Land Deed - Rovone Arvel
    A transaction letter.
  • On the Preparation of the Corpse - Anonymous
    Contains information for a Necromancer, nuff said.
  • On Wild Elves - Kier-Jo Chorvak
    A treatise on the remainders of the Ayleid civilization.
  • Ordo Legionis - Anonymous
    Eh? Latin? "Order of the Legion" serves as an introduction to the Imperial Legions for prospective members.
  • Provinces of Tamriel - Anonymous
    A description of the nine provinces of Tamriel. Includes a map.
  • Response to Bero's Speech - Malviser
    The author responds to various claims about magicka theory made by illusionist Berevar Bero.
  • Rethan Manor Land Deed - Baren Alen
    A letter that states the player is the owner of Rethan Manor, or a land northeast coast of the River Odai south of Balmora.
  • Special Flora of Tamriel - Hardin the Herbalist
    Concerning rare plants from all over Tamriel.
  • Tamrielic Lore - Yagrum Bagarn
    The Last Living Dwarf lists all the artifacts that he knows. An impressive array of incredible items.
  • Tax Records - Processus Vitellius
    A record from an ill-fated Seyda Neen Imperial Tax officer.
  • The Affairs of Wizards - Turedus Talanian
    The "faction book" for the Telvanni, written by a servant to Telvanni Lord Aryon. This book should be read before joining Great House Telvanni.
  • The Alchemical Recipes of Aurane Frernis - Aurane Frernis
    Some essential recipes.
  • The Alchemist's Formulary - Anonymous
    A set of recipes which would be useful to either the Healer, the Traveler, or the Adventurer. Approximately eleven recipes.
  • The Black Glove - Anonymous
    The "faction book" for the Morag Tong, describing their purpose, operations, and requirements.
  • The Firmament - Ffoulke
    A document about all the constellations.
  • The Old Ways - Celarus the Loremaster
    The definitive guide to the Psijic Order and their leader, Celarus.
  • The Plan to Defeat Dagoth Ur - Lord Vivec
    Another top secret document, prepared exclusively for Nerevarine by Lord Vivec.
  • The Posting of the Hunt - Anonymous
    An instruction note of the Ritual of the Innocent Quarry, also called the Wild Hunt (not to be confused with the Bosmer ritual).
  • The Red Book of 3E 426 - Anonymous
    This book details the business, Councilors, and activities of Great House Redoran in 3E 426
  • The True Noble's Code - Serjo Athyn Sarethi
    The handbook for Great House Redoran. Explains their rules, requirements, and the virtues of duty, gravity, and piety.
  • Tradehouse Notice - Hlaalu Councilors
    A license, given to Arrille to open a tradehouse in Seyda Neen.
  • Weapons and Armor Contract - Felyn Saranas
    A transaction paper of weapons and armor.
  • Widow Vabdas' Land Deed - Hetman Abelmawia
  • Yellow Book of 3E 426 - Anonymous
    This book details the business, important events, and Councilors of Great House Hlaalu in 426.
  • Yngling's Ledger - Yngling Half-Troll

Jokes, Songs, Poems & Plays

Religion, Myths, Legends & Metaphysics

Pamphlets

  • A Leaflet - Anonymous
    Propaganda against the alchemist Aurane Frernis.
  • Progress Of Truth - Dissident Priests
    A book that questioning the doctrine of the Tribunal temple and even the Tribunal godhood.
  • Public Notice - Berel Sala
    A wanted letter for the Nerevarine - before he was truly accepted by Vivec.
  • The Common Tongue - Anonymous
    This letter is highly illegal in Mournhold. We risk our neck here to publish it.
  • The Eastern Provinces Impartially Considered - Anonymous
    A case against Imperial presence in the eastern provinces, Morrowind and Black Marsh.
  • The Pig Children - Tyston Bane
    A highly bias book about Orcs.

Research

Journals, Notes & Correspondence

  • A Dying Man's Last Words - Indie
    The last words of a world-renowned archaeologist.
  • A Fair Warning - Cumanya
    Fair warning to those who would enter the Greater Cavern of Dubdilla- don't!
  • A Scrawled Note - Vulpriss Denisson
    Another "last words" type of note.
  • A Scroll Written in Blood - Malaki the Lightfooted
    Yet another "last words" note. This note does contain a cute inside joke from Redguard, though.
  • A Worn and Weathered Note - Anonymous
    Beautiful and poetic prose. A tragedy for certain; anything more is hard to decipher.
  • Airship Captain's Journal - Captain Roberto Jodoin
    A journal of ill-fated airship. It crashed in the northern region of Solstheim.
  • Beram Journal - Beram, Foreman
    The journal of Beram, the foreman of the construction operation that was digging a dungeon underneath Tel Vos. Something suspicious happens, and Beram and his crew are trapped in the dungeon with something quite nasty. Master Aryon was either oblivious or uninterested, I suppose.
  • Bloody Note - Antoinette
    Note found in a dead body in Frossel cave, Solstheim.
  • Bloody Note - Jacques
    Note found in a hidden stash of gems.
  • Charwich-Koniinge Letters - Charwich, Koniinge
    A tale of power, betrayal, and excavation in a quest for Azura's Star.
  • Colony Status Report - Falco Galenus
    Report of the development of new colony in Raven Rock.
  • Cure Blight Potion Notice - Jolda
    A note from a merschant in Sadrith Mora.
  • Diary of a Lost Sailor - Anonymous
    A diary of land-locked sailor, found in Old Mournhold.
  • Directions to Caius Cosades - Glabrio Bellienus
    Along with the package for Caius, the Nerevarine is given directions to Caius's house in Balmora.
  • Dren's Note - Orvas Dren
    A note of appreciation to Ranes and Navil, and a plot to kill Duke Vedam Dren.
  • Dwemer Museum Welcome - Master Aryon
    We don't know who snatched this welcome paper from Tel Vos Museum, but since it is already here, we put this up.
  • Elante's Notes - Elante
    Elante seems to be a Necromancer searching for great power in Mordrin Hanin's tomb, as detailed in this journal.
  • Elbert Nermarc's Private Note - Elbert Nermarc
    Nothing can be read from this notes. This is owned by Elbert Nemarc, The Enchanter of Mournhold, Godsreach.
  • Erna's Note to Brandr - Erna
    A 'love' letter?
  • Gnisis Eggmine Pass - Hetman Abelmawia and Knight-Protector Darius
    A pass to enter Gnisis Eggmine.
  • Handwritten Letter - Bedal Alen
    A letter for Forven Berano, a conspiracy letter to bring down Helseth.
  • Hospitality Papers - Angaredhel
    A paper, produced by the owner of Sadrith Mora's Gateway Inn that states a certain person is allowed to roam freely in Sadrith Mora.
  • Imperial Museum Welcome - Master Aryon
    We don't know who snatched this welcome paper from Tel Vos Museum, but since it is already here, we put this up.
  • Journal of Fryssa - Fryssa
    A journal of ill-fated magic user, she created a robe that supposed to make her turned into the very essence of snow, but without her knowledge the robe also drain her life force.
  • Journal of Tarhiel - Tarhiel
    Tarhiel is the Bosmer who came to a grisly end while experimenting with his long-distance jumping scrolls.
  • Kagrenac's Journal - Kagrenac
    An unreadable text containing Kagrenac's daily thoughts
  • Kagrenac's Planbook - Kagrenac
    An unreadable text containing Kagrenac's plans.
  • Letter from Gadayn - Gadayn Andarys
    A love letter.
  • Letter from Ocato - Ocato
    After so many trials and quests, the Imperial Battlemage Ocato will give this promotion letter to the new Vvardenfell Archmage.
  • Letter from Rigmor to Risi - Rigmor Halfhand
    This is a letter that suggests that Rigmor Halfhand and Risi Ice-Mane had an affair. Initially Rigmor accused Risi’s husband of theft, in fact he wanted her husband to “dissapear”.
  • Letter to Senilias Cadiusus - Hasphat Antabolis
    A letter for a job to collect a certain item from Arkngthand for Hasphat Antabolis.
  • Message from Dagoth Ur - Dagoth Ur
    Dagoth Ur's gesture of friendship to the Nerevarine.
  • Message from Divayth Fyr - Divayth Fyr
    An encoded message from Divayth Fyr in respose to Master Aryon's message.
  • Message from Master Aryon - Master Aryon
    An encoded message from telvanni Mage-lord Aryon.
  • Mission to Vivec -- from Caius - Caius Cosades
    A detail mission letter for the future Nerevarine when he had to collect information about Sixth House Cult and Nerevarine Cult in Vivec.
  • Mixed Unit Tactics - Codus Callonus
    This is a book about the Khajiiti strategies during the Five Years War
  • Nchunak's Fire and Faith - Anonymous
    Tells of Nchunak's journey's amongst the Dwemer and his attempts to understand the teachings of Kagrenac.
  • Neminda's Orders - Nileno Dorvayn
    Encoded orders, given to you as part of a quest for House Hlaalu.
  • Note from a Glenmoril Witch - Agnes
    A note from a western witch, talks about ending the curse of lycanthropy.
  • Note from Bakarak - Bakarak
    Letters are exchanged to kill a certain Necromancer
  • Note from Bashuk - Bashuk
    Letters are exchanged to kill a certain Necromancer
  • Note from Bugrol - Bugrol
    Letters are exchanged to kill a certain Necromancer
  • Note from Oritius Maro - Oritius Maro
    A secret note of Talos Cult about a plan to assassinate Uriel Septim VII.
  • Note from the Archcanon - Dileno Lloran
    A secret invitation to the Nerevarine from the Archcanon. This is the initiation of the Nerevarine's meeting with Vivec.
  • Note to Amaya - Mehra Milo
    An important letter in a certain part of the main Morrowind quest.
  • Note to Hlevala - Orvas Dren
    A note from Orvas Dren to one of his Foreman.
  • Note to Mages - Stlennius
    A note to not use fire in certain area.
  • NoteToCalderaGuard - Elynea
    The title is like that, don't blame the Librarian. It is a note to the guard to keep an eye to a certain Argonian.
  • Odd Rumor - Helena
    A strange note about witches sighing in Solstheim.
  • Old, Wet Note - Heinlen the Heavy
    A plan to steal Snow Prince's armor from Jolgierr Barrow.
  • Order From Mollismo - Mollismo
    An order to a certain armorer from Lady Therana.
  • Orders for Bivale Teneran - Nileno Dorvayn
    An encrypted scroll, containing secret orders for a member of House Hlaalu.
  • Package for Caius Casodes - Glabrio Bellienus
    Encoded message from the Emperor to the Spymaster, describing the Nerevarine's mission.
  • Peke Utchoo's Last Words - Peke Utchoo
    A letter found in the Mudan Grotto. A last words of trapped and dying adventurer deep inside the grotto.
  • Private Papers of Galur Rithari, Buoyant Armiger - Galur Rithari
    The story of a Bouyant Armiger turned vampire and then cured.
  • Rels Tenim Journal Page - Rels Tenim
    A page of Rels Tenim journal, talking about a dread dealing with something powerful and evil.
  • Rogue Necromancer's Journal - Anonymous
    A necromancer note about Mantle of Woe and his research in Solstheim.
  • Scroll of Tyronius - Tyronius
    Another "last words" note from a grave robber named Tyronius.
  • Senilius' Report - Senilius Cadiusus
    Nchuleftingth excavation report, and notes on Dwemeri power sources
  • Settler's Journal - Anonymous
    A journal of an ill-fated settlers in Legge cave, Solstheim.
  • Shishi Report - Brerama Selas
  • Starlover's Log - Samar Starlover
    The log of a Dragonrider who fell defending the testing grounds.
  • Suicide Note - Anonymous
    Found deep inside the Old Mournhold, a farewell letter.
  • Tattered Note - Carnius Magius
    A letter from Carnius Magius to kill all Raven Rock inhabitant.
  • Thauraver's Orders - K
  • Tiram Gadar's Credentials - Acatto, Imperial Battlemage
    Is this supposed to be a letter from Occato, Imperial Battle Mage for Tiram Gadar's position in Vivec Mages Guild. Is this authentic?
  • Treasury Orders - Odral Helvi
    An order letter for Tenisi to do a certain task.
  • Treasury Report - Anonymous
    An encoded report.
  • Yngling's Letter - Archcanon Saryoni
    A letter from Archcanon Saryoni with 50,000 drakes "donation" from the temple.

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