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Bodleian

(bɒdˈliːən; ˈbɒdlɪ-)
n
(Library Science & Bibliography) the principal library of Oxford University: a copyright deposit library
[C17: named after Sir Thomas Bodley (1545–1613), English scholar who founded it in 1602]
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ON THIS DAY 1602: The Bodleian Library at Oxford University opened to the public.
opened at Oxford University's Bodleian Libraries, which runs until October 29.
uk/news/2017/sep-14) Bodleian Libraries at Oxford University announced the discovery from an ancient Indian mathematical document called the Bakhshali manuscript, which was discovered in the late 1800s in what is now Pakistan but has recently been reanalyzed.
His Wermacht plan for invasion of the British Isles, just published by the Bodleian Library, talked of "homes of misery" left filthy by mothers not up to German hygiene standards.
Using a Renaissance italic style of calligraphy, he elegantly illuminated the Odes of Horace (one of 18 handmade books Morris made), reproduced in this facsimile of an original held by the Bodleian Library.
MS 34791 was actually finished in 1545--is also explained in the light of the information here presented, the suggestion seemingly arising from the mistaken conflation of Bodleian Library MS Eng.
edited by Debbie Hall; Bodleian Library Publishing; 35 [pounds sterling] (hardback)
The Bodleian library in Oxford has acquired a map of Middle-earth with notes added by JRR Tolkien, the author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Guardian news company revealed on Tuesday.
Written in the 11th century, it is the oldest manuscript on display in a sublime exhibition at Oxford's Bodleian Library entitled "Armenia: Masterpieces from an Enduring Culture".
The revolutionary poem, which was first published in 1811 but was considered lost until 2006, has been added to the vast collections of The Bodleian Libraries of the University of Oxford.
The lantern was among several objects transferred to the Ashmolean in 1887 from the 'collection of curiosities' held by the university's Bodleian Library.
Finally, the University of Oxford's Bodleian Libraries launched its Digital.