Main article: Books (Skyrim)
For other uses, see Shalidor's Insights.


This book is part of the quest of the same name. When the Dragonborn returns this book to Urag gro-Shub and waits a few days, Urag will provide three scrolls that temporarily boost a particular school of magic.


As a radiant quest, locations will vary.
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  • Although there exist no transcriptions of the book's contents published by developers, it has been partially deciphered by The Imperial Library; this is an ongoing piece of research.


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  • Whar book, whar?

    4 messages
    • I know that this has been ask in 2014 but if anyone was looking for it like I was, it's in Hob's fall cave. North of Frostflow Lighthouse.
    • What book are you or should I say were you trying to look for? -Jaye 
  • it's gone!

    4 messages
    • What are you playing Skyrim on? If it is PC you can advance the quest using console commands and then set the quest to the next stage so all ...
    • I don't even have any marker I have had the same problem on a thieves guild mission I was sent to go steal something but jewelled gob...
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