Online:Skill Books (collection)

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Skill Books is a collection of books that make up part of the Eidetic Memory. These books all provide a bonus to a skill or set of skills, along with a number of other skill books.

Title Author Description Location
A Grifter's Apology
Anonymous A former con-artist's advice
A Hero's Weapon
Lizabet Delrusc A panegyric to the greatsword
A Hypothetical Treachery, Part 1
Anthil Morvir A One Act Play
A New Recipe?
A controversial culinary experiment
A Request for Relief
Defessus Magister An enchanter's plea regarding manufactured glyphs and the collapse of the enchanting market
A World of Corpses
Achieving Harmony with Death
Ymirra, Master of Bone and Scythe
Advances in Lockpicking
An experienced thief summarizes the intricacies of lockpicking
Alchemy Practicum
Defessus Lector A reminder on the proper way to create new potions
Alchemy: Discovering Traits
Defessus Lector A guide to basic alchemy
An Archer's Archive
Sabarid the Seeker The far-ranging travels of a student of archery
Ardent Flame: Draconic or Endemic?
Gabrielle Benele
Armor of Myth and Legend
Aurelienne Dulroi Famous (and possibly fictional) armors
Aura of the Righteous
Ptolus the Bright, Resolute of Stendarr Notes on the different forms of Stendarr's gift
Azarrid's Race
The tale of a group of adventurers and their race to claim a priceless gemstone
Baandari Mutton Stew
A recipe for stew
Benevolent Necromancy, it Exists
Yisareh of the Undaunted A different take on necromancy
Bowyer and Fletcher
Hoary Durotzel, the Wood Butcher of Ska'vyn A lesson on the various bow types
Call to the Faithful
Prudentia Blaesus A call to religious followers
Cantillon's Correspondence
Margaux Cantillon A letter from a renowned Restoration healer regarding a gifted staff
Ceryolminwe's Translation
Ceryolminwe A study of an ancient Ayleid text
Chronicles of Ehtelar, Vol. 1
The first part of a tale of two Alik'r caravaneers and their ill-fated trek into an Ayleid ruin
Clothier: Light Armor Basics
Lady Eloisse, Fifth Countess Manteau A brief description of light armor
Cooking Mastery, The Easy Way
the Malachite Chef A guide to easy cooking
Crush, Slash, Bash, and Stab
Weapon-master Grutsug A warrior's musing on various combat styles
Dark Magic: Three Pretexts
The Aureate Serpent A rebuttal addressing the criticism against Dark Magic
Destruction or Distraction
Humius Acidinus A criticism against the trend of excessive intellectualism in magical study
Discomforts of War
Robier Douare, Alchemist Alchemical advice to protect against common health threats
Enigma of the Runestones
Telenger the Artificer On the runestones of Tamriel
Father of the Niben, Fragment One
Florin Jaliil Fragment of a journal of Topal the Pilot, translated and with commentary
Folly in Fixation
Estiraamo An essay extolling the virtues of mastering both spell and sword
Forged in the Heart of Mundus
The Dragonsmith of Bruma Notes on the abilities granted unto the Children of the Mundus
Fundaments of Alchemy
Alyandon Mathierry A fundamental primer on Alchemy
Glinting Talons
Ablahar at-Tanul An essay surrounding Ra Gada fighting styles and philosophy
Glyphs and Enchantment
Sanessalmo of Glister Vale A brief overview of enchanting glyphs and runestones
Heavy Armor Forging
Sven Two-Hammers A guide to creating Heavy Armor
Heavy Armor: A Forge-Wife's Advice
Garshag gra-Sharkub How to get started smithing
How to Win a Fight
Caelius Imbrex A concise, but primitive, guide on effective fighting techniques
Husks and Bones
Sorexius Lentulus The journal of an enterprising merchant and his experiences in Valenwood
Jewels of Yokuda
Master-Jeweler Donielle Geonette Notes on ancient Yokudan jewelry crafting
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Jornibret's Last Dance
Song involving men and women's parts
Journal of Thracius Mento
Thracius Mento The journal of a priest of the Divines
Legacy of the Dragonguard
Kiasa-Veda, the Chronicler of Blades A history of the Dragonguard
Mace Etiquette
A warrior's instruction pamphlet on proper mace tactics
Mazubar-do's Advice
Mazubar-do An essay on fighting and its relationship with dance
Medium Armor: Tannins and Leather
Defessus Lector
Mora'at's Theory of Lightning
Mora'at the Lesser, Wizard of Corinthe A Mages Guild theory on the inner workings of shock spells
Mythical Beast, Real Powers
Drusus Ovicula, Proctor of the Imperial Library An Imperial scholar's notes on his experience with Dragonknights
Nord Armorers and Armsmen
Notes on Nordic blacksmithing culture and techniques
Notes on Racial Phylogeny
the Council of Healers, Imperial University About the similarities and differences between the races of Tamriel
On the Utility of Shock Magic
Vanus Galerion Archmage Galerion's notes on the flexibility of shock magic
One Staff, Many Staves
Hoary Durotzel, the Wood Butcher of Ska'vyn A children's guide to staff making
Oshgura's Destruction Journal
Oshgura An Orcish sorcerer's journal recounting his difficulty learning spells
Precepts of Stendarr
Ptolus the Bright, Resolute of Stendarr Evangelical doctrine for the God of Mercy and Charity
Principles of Conjuration
Corvus Direnni A brief introduction to the basics of Conjuration magic
Prudence in Practice
Elleraame of Sunhold Proper magical practice technique
Quotes from the Greats
Scaporius Pulex Words of advice from arena champions
Redoran Cooking Secrets
How to cook "Crab Meat and Scuttle" and "The Hound and Rat"
Report: Quality of Recruits
Captain Lampronius A military report on the training of new recruits
Rislav the Righteous, Part 1
Sinjin Heroic tales of Rislav Larich, ancient King of Skingrad
Rituals of the Harmonious Masters
Aritanwe of Lillandril Religious doctrine surrounding Stendarr and the promotion of his healing magic
Saving Your Hide
Lieutenant Anders Gemane On the finer points of dagger use
Settling the Debate
Ralevyn Nerano On what type of leather armor to use
Shadow Draining: A Hypothesis
the Glimmering Foxbat On the magical effect of absorbing another's life force
Smithing: A Worthy Endeavor
Cuinaamo, Great Sage of the Forge On the merits of smithing
Sorcery is Not Necromancy!
Divayth Fyr A famed wizard's objections to being labeled a necromancer
Sporting Chance
Stendarr's Divine Spear
Ptolus the Bright, Resolute of Stendarr A poem extolling the power of Stendarr's magic
Stepping through Shadows
the Glimmering Foxbat On teleportation magic
Sword-Wisdom of Saikhalar
Advice from a sword master
The Book of Circles: Forging Maxims
Frandar Hunding Proverbs on the creation and use of swords
The Chopping Block
Kajuld Blackfox A Nord teaches his younger brother how to wield an axe
The Four Abominations
Vinicius Imbrex, Archbishop of Chorrol, 1E 10511087 A description of the unnatural enemies of mortals, which are hated by Stendarr
The Friend of All Mortals
The Resolute Templar of Ska'vyn On Stendarr, the God of Mercy and Justice
The Legendary Sancre Tor, 1st Ed.
Matera Chapel An attempt to chronicle the rise and fall of Sancre Tor
The Masters' Hall
Unknown Young and optimistic adventurers seek out a lost ruin in the Jerall Mountains
The Philosophy of Stealth
the Red Asp, Hallin's Stand How not to be seen
The Pretension of High Elf Jewelry
Elredith, Elden Root Jewelry Crafter A Bosmer's observations on Altmeri jewelry crafting
The Rotwood Enigma
The mystery of a benevolent, silent adventurer
The Source of the Bone
Selalleth The Death Stories of the Bosmer
The Vanishing Crux
Masura-dra, Sentinel Magister On the Osseous Crux
To Smite with Dragon Claws
Battle Chant of the Intrepid Two Hundred
Treatise on Metallurgical Anomalies
Ovuld, Master Metallurgist Introduction to a scholarly treatise on strange metals
Undeniable Truths of Attire
Elenuume the Impeccable On proper mage attire
Who Are the Wardens?
Lady Cinnabar of Taneth A description of the Wardens
Wulfmare's Guide to Better Thieving
Wulfmare Shadow-Cloak A boastful thief discusses the tricks of the trade
Wuunding and Tumult
Vothel Bethalas Two legends of Wuunding recorded by Vothel Bethalas
Xil-Go's Spell
Adzi-Kahz How an Argonian village fought off slavers from House Dres