Books are a category of item in caves of qud. While most of it has no practical value to your survival, it can provide context about the lore of the game. Some books can be as useful as the Corpus Choliys, sometimes It can just be a Rambling of a mad Goat. Most books can still be of use for the player by donating it to Sheba Hagadias in exchange for Experience Points and commentaries. If Xp points does not interest you, books in general still a valuable trade commodity as it is has a really good item value to weight ratio.
Unique Books Edit
Books that are unique can have Gold colored Font for its title, while randomly generated one always have White colored font. There are also recipe books which are also randomly generated but uses green colored font. Below are the list for Unique Books:
|Title||Author||Trade Value||Donation Xp|
|Across Moghra'yi, Vol. I: The Sunderlies||Baccata Yewtarch||1600|
|Corpus Choliys||Beniyayut Iym||100|
|Scroll Bound by a Strand of Kelp||Catu||10000|
Randomly Generated Books Edit
Random Books, in other name: Procedurally Generated Book. Some books in qud tend to have randomized name, while some can have consistent name. These sort of book provide lore and context that is only appropriate within the procedural generation of your game seed.
Barathrum's Study is the best place to consistently find randomly generated books
Example Title for Randomly Generated Books Edit
- Clouds in the Arithmetic
- Brothers Warred Until Cairo
- Provides Good Protection Against