This list of books contains an alphabetically organised assortment of various objects which can be placed in one's inventory and/or read. Most of the quest-related books are made available in the bookcase of a player-owned house.

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A

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Ablenkian's escape.png Ablenkian's escape Ablenkian's Escape Ablenkian Yes check.png Yes check.png
Abyssal book.png Abyssal book Abyssal Research Notes Mage of Zamorak Enter the Abyss Yes check.png Yes check.png
Address form.png Address form King's Ransom Yes check.png X mark.png
Agility tome (blue).pngAgility tome (yellow).pngAgility tome (red).png Agility tome X mark.png X mark.png
Aivas' diary.png Aivas' diary Diary of Aivas Aivas Dragon Slayer II Yes check.png Yes check.png
Alchemical notes.png Alchemical notes Recruitment Drive Yes check.png X mark.png
Al kharid flyer.png Al kharid flyer Flier Ali Morrisane Yes check.png X mark.png
Ancient book.png Ancient book The Sleeping Seven In Aid of the Myreque Yes check.png Yes check.png
Ancient diary.png Ancient diary Ancient Diary Skeka Yes check.png Yes check.png
Arachnids of vampyrium.png Arachnids of vampyrium Arachnids of Vampyrium Yes check.png Yes check.png
Archaeologist's diary.png Archaeologist's diary Charles' Diary,

The diary of Charles Charlington

Charles Charlington Yes check.png Yes check.png
Arena book.png Arena book Mage Training Arena Lore Book Yes check.png Yes check.png
Ash covered tome.png Ash covered tome Yes check.png X mark.png
Astronomy book.png Astronomy book The Tale of Scorpius Observatory Quest Yes check.png Yes check.png
Awful anthem.png Awful anthem Prince Brand Throne of Miscellania Yes check.png X mark.png

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B

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Ballad.png Ballad The Ballad of Jareesh Spirits of the Elid Yes check.png X mark.png
Barbarian skills.png Barbarian skills Otto Godblessed Barbarian Training Yes check.png Yes check.png
Barcrawl card.png Barcrawl card Barbarian guard Alfred Grimhand's Barcrawl Yes check.png X mark.png
Battered book.png Battered book Book of the Elemental Shield Elemental Workshop I Yes check.png Yes check.png
Battered tome.png Battered tome Histories of Hallowland In Aid of the Myreque Yes check.png Yes check.png
Beaten book.png Beaten book Book of the Elemental Helm Elemental Workshop II Yes check.png Yes check.png
Bert's rota.png Bert's rota Sandy The Hand in the Sand Yes check.png X mark.png
Bervirius notes.png Bervirius notes Shilo Village Yes check.png X mark.png
Big book of bangs.png Big book of bangs Big Book o' Bangs Mel Achy Regicide Yes check.png Yes check.png
Binding book.png Binding book Book of Binding Legends' Quest Yes check.png Yes check.png
Bird book.png Bird book William Oddity's Guide to the Avian William Oddity Eagles' Peak Yes check.png Yes check.png
Bloody grimoire.png Bloody grimoire Yes check.png X mark.png
Book of folklore.png Book of folklore The Myth of the Elder-dragons Yes check.png X mark.png
Book of 'h.a.m'.png Book of 'h.a.m' Zogre Flesh Eaters Yes check.png X mark.png
Book of haricanto.png Book of haricanto Haricanto Ghosts Ahoy X mark.png X mark.png
Book of knowledge.png Book of knowledge X mark.png X mark.png
Book of portraiture.png Book of portraiture Zogre Flesh Eaters Yes check.png X mark.png
Book of spyology.png Book of spyology T. Gure Monkey Madness II Yes check.png Yes check.png
Book on baxtorian.png Book on Baxtorian Waterfall Quest Yes check.png Yes check.png
Book on chemicals.png Book on chemicals "Volatile chemicals - Experimental Test Notes",

"Chemistry book from the Dig site library"

The Dig Site Yes check.png Yes check.png
Book on chickens.png Book on chickens The Origins of the Bird of Evil Yes check.png X mark.png
Book on costumes.png Book on costumes The Giant Dwarf X mark.png X mark.png
Book o' piracy.png Book o' piracy The Little Book o' Piracy Ali Morrisane Cabin Fever Yes check.png Yes check.png
Book (Plague City).png Book (Plague City) Turnip Growing for Beginners Plague City Yes check.png X mark.png
Book (Shield of Arrav).png Book (Shield of Arrav) The Shield of Arrav A. R. Wright Shield of Arrav Yes check.png Yes check.png
Brewin' guide.png Brewin' guide Yes check.png Yes check.png
The butcher.png The butcher The Butcher Yes check.png Yes check.png
Buried alive.png Buried alive "A" Yes check.png X mark.png
Burnt diary.png Burnt diary Armod's Burnt Diary Armod Royal Trouble Yes check.png Yes check.png
Byrne's coronation speech.png Byrne's coronation speech Speech of King Byrne I Yes check.png X mark.png

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C

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Cadarn lineage.png Cadarn lineage The Cadarn Lineage Roving Elves Yes check.png Yes check.png
Castlewars manual.png Castle wars manual Castle wars Handbook Yes check.png X mark.png
Imp champion scroll.png Champion scroll Various Yes check.png X mark.png
Chores.png Chores Bob the Cat A Tail of Two Cats Yes check.png X mark.png
Clockwork book.png Clockwork book Clockwork Toys - A Clockwork Mechanism, Chapter 1.0 Cold War Yes check.png Yes check.png
Cocktail guide.png Cocktail guide The Blurberry Cocktail Guide Yes check.png Yes check.png
Construction guide.png Construction guide Guide to Construction Yes check.png Yes check.png
Creature keeper's journal.png Creature keeper's journal Creature Keeper's Journal Creature keeper Yes check.png Yes check.png
Crumbling tome.png Crumbling tome Legend of the Brothers Yes check.png Yes check.png
Crumpled scroll.png Crumpled scroll Yes check.png X mark.png
Crystal of seren.png Crystal of seren Crystal Singing for Beginners Yes check.png Yes check.png

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D

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Dagon'hai history.png Dagon'hai history The Fall of the Dagon'hai What Lies Below Yes check.png Yes check.png
Damaged book (Saradomin).pngDamaged book (Guthix).pngDamaged book (Zamorak).pngDamaged book (Ancient).pngDamaged book (Bandos).pngDamaged book (Armadyl).png Damaged book Horror from the Deep X mark.png X mark.png
Dark journal.png Dark journal Yes check.png Yes check.png
Death note.png Death note Yes check.png X mark.png
Deed.png Deed Lord Drakan Yes check.png X mark.png
Demonic tome.png Demonic tome The Confession of Ellemar Ellemar Shadow of the Storm Yes check.png Yes check.png
Diary (Horror from the Deep).png Diary (Horror from the Deep) ("Diary") Silas Horror from the Deep Yes check.png Yes check.png
Diary (Shades of Mort'ton).png Diary of Herbi Flax ("Diary") Herbi Flax Shades of Mort'ton Yes check.png Yes check.png
Dossier.png Dossier Black Knights' Fortress (quest) Yes check.png X mark.png
Dusty scroll.png Dusty scroll Sialathin In Aid of the Myreque Yes check.png X mark.png
Dwarven lore.png Dwarven lore The Arzinian Being of Bordanzan Between a Rock... Yes check.png Yes check.png

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E

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Eastern discovery.png Eastern discovery Exploration of the Eastern Realm Yes check.png Yes check.png
Eastern settlement.png Eastern settlement Settlement of the East Yes check.png Yes check.png
Eathram & rada extract.png Eathram & rada extract An extract from Eathram & Rada Anonymous Yes check.png X mark.png
Edern's journal.png Edern's journal Journal of Nissyen Edern Nissyen Edern Mourning's Ends Part II Yes check.png Yes check.png
Embalming manual.png Embalming manual The Little Book of Embalming Bod E. Wrapper Icthlarin's Little Helper Yes check.png Yes check.png
Entomologist's diary.png Entomologist's diary Diary of Buggie the Entomologist Buggie Yes check.png Yes check.png
Explorer's notes.png Explorer's notes Memoirs of a Dwarven Explorer Nestor Peregrine Yes check.png Yes check.png
Explosive discovery.png Explosive discovery Yes check.png X mark.png

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F

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Farming manual.png Farming manual Farmer Gricoller's Farming Manual Farmer Gricoller My Arm's Big Adventure Yes check.png Yes check.png
Feathered journal.png Feathered journal The Journal of Arthur Artimus Arthur Artimus Eagles' Peak Yes check.png Yes check.png
Firemaking tome (blue).pngFiremaking tome (yellow).pngFiremaking tome (red).png Firemaking tome X mark.png X mark.png
Fishing tome (blue).pngFishing tome (yellow).pngFishing tome (red).png Fishing tome X mark.png X mark.png
Flaygian's notes.png Flaygian's notes Flaygian Screwte A Taste of Hope Yes check.png X mark.png
Flier.png Flier Bob Yes check.png X mark.png
Fossil island note book.png Fossil island note book Fossil Island Research Notes Yes check.png Yes check.png
Full folder.png Full folder Rat Burgiss What Lies Below Yes check.png X mark.png

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G

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Game book.png Game book Party Pete's Bumper Book of Games Party Pete Yes check.png Yes check.png
Ghrim's book.png Ghrim's book Managing Thy Kingdom - for Noobes Advisor Ghrim Throne of Miscellania Yes check.png Yes check.png
Gianne's cook book.png Gianne's cook book Aluft Gianne snr. Yes check.png Yes check.png
Glassblowing book.png Glassblowing book Ultimate Guide to Glassblowing Fritz the Glassblower Yes check.png Yes check.png
Glough's journal.png Glough's journal Glough The Grand Tree Yes check.png Yes check.png
Goblin book.png Goblin book The Book of the Big High War God Yes check.png Yes check.png
Goblin symbol book.png Goblin symbol book A History of the Goblin Race The Lost Tribe Yes check.png Yes check.png
Holy book.png Book of balance.png Unholy book.png Book of darkness.png Book of war.png Book of law.png God books - see Book of balance, Holy book, Unholy book, Book of law, Book of war and Ancient book. Yes check.png X mark.png
Good anthem.png Good anthem Throne of Miscellania Yes check.png X mark.png
The great divide.png The great divide The Great Divide Yes check.png Yes check.png
Grim reaper's diary.png Grim reaper's diary Diary of Death, My Diary by Grim Grim Reaper 2014 Hallowe'en event Yes check.png X mark.png
Guide book.png Guide book Tourist Guide to Ardougne Yes check.png Yes check.png

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H

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Haemalchemy.png Haemalchemy Darkness of Hallowvale X mark.png X mark.png
A handwritten book.png A handwritten book Crystal Singing for Beginners (trans. Oaknock) The Eyes of Glouphrie Yes check.png Yes check.png
Hazeel scroll.png Hazeel scroll Hazeel Cult Yes check.png X mark.png
Hazelmere's scroll.png Hazelmere's scroll Hazelmere The Grand Tree Yes check.png X mark.png
Herman's book.png Herman's book Dionysius: A Legend in His Own Lifetime Herman Caranos Swan Song Yes check.png Yes check.png
History of iban.png History of Iban The Tale of Iban Kardia Underground Pass Yes check.png Yes check.png
Houndmaster's diary.png Houndmaster's diary Yes check.png Yes check.png
Hosidius letter.png Hosidius letter A letter from Lord Hosidius to the Council of Elders Lord Hosidius IV Yes check.png X mark.png

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I

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Ideology of darkness.png Ideology of darkness The Ideology of Darkness Philophaire Yes check.png X mark.png
Imafore's betrayal.png Imafore's betrayal Yes check.png Yes check.png
Imcandoria's fall.png Imcandoria's fall The Fall of Imcandoria Highseer Gulbrand Yes check.png Yes check.png
Instruction manual.png Instruction manual Dwarf Multicannon Manual Dwarf Cannon Yes check.png Yes check.png
Invasion plans.png Invasion plans Glough The Grand Tree Yes check.png X mark.png

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J

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Journal (Filliman Tarlock).png Journal (Filliman Tarlock) Filliman Tarlock Nature Spirit Yes check.png X mark.png
Journal (Horror from the Deep).png Journal (Horror from the Deep) Jossik's Diary Jossik Horror from the Deep Yes check.png Yes check.png
Journal (Making History).png Journal (Making History) Drozal's Journal Drozal Making History Yes check.png Yes check.png

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K

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Kharedst's memoirs.png Kharedst's memoirs Kharedst Client of Kourend Yes check.png X mark.png
Killing of a king.png Killing of a king Griselle Yes check.png X mark.png
King's message.png King's message King Lathas Regicide Yes check.png X mark.png
Knight's notes.png Knight's notes Sir Gerry Yes check.png X mark.png

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L

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Leather book.png Leather book Modern Day Morytania In Aid of the Myreque Yes check.png Yes check.png
Letter (Creature of Fenkenstrain).png Letter (Creature of Fenkenstrain) Letter Lord Rologarth Creature of Fenkenstrain Yes check.png X mark.png
Letter (Forgettable Tale...).png Letter (Forgettable Tale...) Letter Rind the gardener Forgettable Tale... Yes check.png X mark.png
Letter (Jorral).png Letter (Jorral) Letter King Lathas Making History X mark.png X mark.png
Letter (King Lathas).png Letter (King Lathas) Letter Jorral Making History X mark.png X mark.png
Letter (The Queen of Thieves).png Letter (The Queen of Thieves) Letter Sophia Hughes The Queen of Thieves Yes check.png X mark.png
Letter (Royal Trouble).png Letter (Royal Trouble) Letter Queen Sigrid Royal Trouble Yes check.png X mark.png
Letter (The Golem).png Letter (The Golem) Letter Elissa The Golem Yes check.png X mark.png
Letter to surok.png Letter to surok Rat Burgiss What Lies Below Yes check.png X mark.png
Lift manual.png Lift manual AMCE Lift-In-A-Box User Manual AMCE Royal Trouble Yes check.png X mark.png
Lumber order.png Lumber order Glough The Grand Tree Yes check.png X mark.png
Lutwidge and the moonfly.png Lutwidge and the moonfly Lutwidge and the Moonfly Shudersque Yes check.png Yes check.png

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M

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Mage's book.png Mages' book Yes check.png X mark.png
Malumac's journal.png Malumac's journal Malumac's Journal Malumac Dragon Slayer II Yes check.png Yes check.png
Manual.png Manual Lighthouse Manual Horror from the Deep Yes check.png Yes check.png
Meeting notes.png Meeting notes The Giant Dwarf Yes check.png X mark.png
Melzar's notes Melzar the Mad Dragon Slayer X mark.png X mark.png
Message (fireplace).png Message (fireplace) Message Mauritys Guile Darkness of Hallowvale Yes check.png X mark.png
Message (Romeo & Juliet).png Message (Romeo & Juliet) Message Juliet Romeo & Juliet X mark.png X mark.png
Mining tome (blue).pngMining tome (yellow).pngMining tome (red).png Mining tome X mark.png X mark.png
Manual.png Moonclan manual Basics of Magic Yes check.png Yes check.png
Mourner letter.png Mourner letter Mourning's Ends Part I Yes check.png X mark.png
My Life Lunar Diplomacy Yes check.png X mark.png
My notes.png My notes Records from my discoveries beneath the lake Yes check.png Yes check.png

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N

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Necromancy book.png Necromancy book Zogre Flesh Eaters Yes check.png X mark.png
Newspaper.png Newspaper Varrock Herald Yes check.png X mark.png
Nistirio's manifesto.png Nistirio's manifesto Manifesto of Vasa Nistirio Vasa Nistirio Yes check.png Yes check.png
Note (2017 Hallowe'en event).png Note (2017 Hallowe'en event) Yes check.png X mark.png
Note (numbers).png Note (numbers) Note The Feud Yes check.png X mark.png
Note (Fibonacci).png Note (Fibonacci) Note The Feud Yes check.png X mark.png

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O

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Old journal.png Old journal The Journal of Randas Randas Underground Pass Yes check.png Yes check.png
Old notes.png Old notes Zorgoth Dragon Slayer II Yes check.png X mark.png
Ohn's diary.png Ohn's diary Ohn Yes check.png Yes check.png
Old diary.png Old diary Serafina's brother A Taste of Hope Yes check.png Yes check.png
Overseer's book.png Overseer's book The Overseer Yes check.png Yes check.png

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P

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Page 1.pngPage 2.pngPage 3.png Page 1/2/3 The Slug Menace Yes check.png X mark.png
Parchment (Contact!).png Parchment (Contact!) Parchment Osman Contact! Yes check.png X mark.png
Parchment (Olaf's Quest).png Parchment (Olaf's Quest) Parchment Ulfric Longbeard Olaf's Quest Yes check.png X mark.png
Pie recipe book.png Pie recipe book Pie Recipes Yes check.png Yes check.png
Plaster fragment.png Plaster fragment In Aid of the Myreque Yes check.png X mark.png
Prayer book.png Prayer book Prayer of Deliverance from Poisons The Great Brain Robbery Yes check.png Yes check.png
Prifddinas' history.png Prifddinas' history The Creation of Prifddinas Yes check.png Yes check.png

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Q

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Queen help book.png Queen help book Queen Help Yes check.png Yes check.png

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R

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Rada's census.png Rada's census Census of King Rada III Matthias Vorseth Yes check.png X mark.png
Rada's journey.png Rada's journey The Journey of Rada Griselle Yes check.png X mark.png
Book (Ratpits).png The Ratpits Manual Book Yes check.png Yes check.png
Rat's paper.png Rat's paper Rat Burgiss What Lies Below Yes check.png X mark.png
Recipe.png Recipe My favourite recipe A Tail of Two Cats Yes check.png X mark.png
Ricktor's diary (7).png Ricktor's diary (7) Diary of Steklan Ricktor, volume 7 Steklan Ricktor Yes check.png X mark.png

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S

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Scrawled note.png Scrawled note Ungadulu Legends' Quest Yes check.png X mark.png
A scribbled note.png A scribbled note Ungadulu Legends' Quest Yes check.png X mark.png
Scroll (Making History).png Scroll (Making History) Scroll Making History Yes check.png X mark.png
A scruffy note.png A scruffy note Hangover cure Bravek Plague City Yes check.png X mark.png
Scrumpled note.png Scrumpled note Ungadulu Legends' Quest Yes check.png X mark.png
Scrumpled paper.png Scrumpled paper Ugthanki kebab recipe Shantay Yes check.png X mark.png
Security book.png Security book RuneScape Account Security Jagex Yes check.png Yes check.png
Serafina.png Serafina The Tale of Serafina James Locke Yes check.png Yes check.png
Serafina's diary.png Serafina's diary Serafina Yes check.png Yes check.png
The shadow realm.png The shadow realm The Shadow Realm Yes check.png Yes check.png
Shamans tome.png Shamans tome Ungadulu Legends' Quest Yes check.png Yes check.png
Silver book.png Silver book David Sinclair Murder Mystery X mark.png X mark.png
Sin'keth's diary.png Sin'keth's diary The Journal of Sin'keth Magis Sin'keth Magis What Lies Below Yes check.png Yes check.png
Slashed book.png Slashed book Book of the Elemental Shield Elemental Workshop I Yes check.png X mark.png
Slayer tome (blue).pngSlayer tome (yellow).pngSlayer tome (red).png Slayer tome X mark.png X mark.png
Smelly journal.png Smelly Journal Larkur Yes check.png X mark.png
Soul journey.png Soul journey The Journey of Souls Aretha Bear your Soul Yes check.png X mark.png
Strange book.png Strange book Yes check.png X mark.png
Stronghold notes.png Stronghold notes Stronghold of Security - Notes Litara's brother Yes check.png Yes check.png

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T

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Tarn's diary.png Tarn's diary The Diary of Tarn Razorlor Tarn Razorlor The Lair of Tarn Razorlor Yes check.png Yes check.png
Tattered book.png Tattered book Yes check.png X mark.png
Tattered scroll.png Tattered scroll Shilo Village Yes check.png X mark.png
Tekton's journal.png Tekton's journal Tekton Yes check.png Yes check.png
Thieving tome (blue).pngThieving tome (yellow).pngThieving tome (red).png Thieving tome X mark.png X mark.png
To-do list.png To-do list Nora T. Hagg Grim Tales Yes check.png X mark.png
Tome of experience (Darkness of Hallowvale) (3).png Tome of experience Darkness of Hallowvale X mark.png X mark.png
Tome of experience (A Taste of Hope).png Tome of experience A Taste of Hope X mark.png X mark.png
Torn page.png Torn page Sithik Ints Zogre Flesh Eaters Yes check.png X mark.png
Transdimensional notes.png Transdimensional notes Notes on Transdimentional Travel Yes check.png Yes check.png
Translation.png Translation Four Diamonds translation, Translation Primer Archaeological expert Desert Treasure Yes check.png Yes check.png
Translation book.png Translation book Gnome-English Translation Dictionary The Grand Tree Yes check.png Yes check.png
Translation manual.png Translation manual Ghosts Ahoy X mark.png X mark.png
Transportation incantations.png Transportation incantations Amon Ducot Yes check.png X mark.png
Transvergence theory.png Transvergence theory The Theory of Transvergence Amon Ducot Yes check.png X mark.png
Treachery of royalty.png Treachery of royalty The Treachery of Royalty Professor Answith Yes check.png X mark.png
Tristessa's tragedy.png Tristessa's tragedy The Tragedy of Tristessa Yes check.png X mark.png
The turncloak.png The turncloak Yes check.png X mark.png
Twill accord.png Twill accord The Royal Accord of Twill Yes check.png X mark.png

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V

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
Varlamore envoy.png Varlamore envoy The Envoy to Varlamore Deryk Paulson The Depths of Despair Yes check.png Yes check.png
Varrock census records.png Varrock census records Dragon Slayer II X mark.png X mark.png
Vanguard judgement.png Vanguard judgement Judgement of the Vanguard Yes check.png Yes check.png
Varmen's notes.png Varmen's notes Notes from Varman's expedition to Uzer Varmen The Golem Yes check.png Yes check.png
Verzik vitur - patient record.png Verzik vitur - patient record Verzik Vitur - Patient Record Vulcan Orvoros Yes check.png Yes check.png

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W

Image Title Also known as Author Quest? Readable? POH bookcase?
The weeping.png The weeping The Weeping Herbert Dunwich Yes check.png Yes check.png
Weiss fire notes.png Weiss fire notes Odd Mushroom's Notes Odd Mushroom, with additions by Snowflake Making Friends with My Arm Yes check.png Yes check.png
The wild hunt.png The wild hunt The Wild Hunt Lord Drakan Yes check.png Yes check.png
Wintertodt parable.png Wintertodt parable The Parable of the Wintertodt Anonymous Yes check.png X mark.png
Diary (Witch's House).png Witch's Diary Diary Nora T. Hagg Witch's House Yes check.png Yes check.png
Woodcutting tome (blue).pngWoodcutting tome (yellow).pngWoodcutting tome (red).png Woodcutting tome X mark.png X mark.png

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