Gibbets – Hangman – letter game.
 George Henry Sumner (1824 – 1909) was the Bishop of Guildford (a suffragan bishop in the Diocese of Winchester) at the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century.
 Dean Farrar – Frederic William Farrar was a cleric of the Church of England, schoolteacher and author. He was a pallbearer at the funeral of Charles Darwin in 1882.
 Little Men, or Life at Plumfield with Jo’s Boys, is a novel by American author Louisa May Alcott, first published in 1871.
 Chiaroscuro is an Italian term which translates as light-dark, and refers to the balance and pattern of light and shade in a painting or drawing.
 The Circassian Circle is a ‘rondel’ type dance set to an energetic, walking-tempo tune.
 Whist is a classic English trick-taking card game which was widely played in the 18th and 19th centuries.
 Auction Game – similar to Happy Families. Dates from 1880.
 Leonard Borwick was an English concert pianist especially associated with the music of Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms.
 Dear Lady Disdain: A Novel (1876) by Professor of History, Justin McCarthy.