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Daemon
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The Bodleian Library

The Bodleian Library is the main research library of the University of Oxford and is one of the oldest libraries in Europe. The original library, destroyed in the reign of Edward VI, was replaced in 1602, chiefly through the efforts of Sir Thomas Bodley. The library has one of the great collections of English books, and its extensive manuscript collection is especially rich in biblical and Arabic material. Centuries of Oxford scholars have informally called it the what? More...
striker
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i can't imaging the old and priceless book they have
Fredric-frank Myers
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This is one of the greatest library's in the world but could you imagine just what would happen to it if the American Christian right could get their dirty hands upon its contents? Sadly it would become somewhat similar to the leading oxymoron of library's, that of x-president GW Bush.
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LIBRARY, THE SECOND HOUSE OF GOD!
Milica Boghunovich
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The Bodleian Library

The Bodleian Library is the main research library of the University of Oxford and is one of the oldest libraries in Europe. The original library, destroyed in the reign of Edward VI, was replaced in 1602, chiefly through the efforts of Sir Thomas Bodley. The library has one of the great collections of English books, and its extensive manuscript collection is especially rich in biblical and Arabic material. Centuries of Oxford scholars have informally called it the what? More...

... I have been there ... an imposing collection!
TB Turtle
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I agree with Johnfl. A library is a sanctuary.
Kevin Faircloth
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Hmm..i wonder how old some pipe tobacco smoke residue would carbon date on certain old books?
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