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The Modern Old-Fashioned

Sometimes my research doesn’t really work out. I was looking forward to spending some time in the Bodleian with some old books this week.  I’d ordered up some copies of… 813 more words

Vintage

Oxford

Time for another update!

Today we traveled to Oxford, which is approximately a 1.5 hour bus ride from central London. We left bright and early at 7 am, and experienced how bad traffic was both ways. 803 more words

‘’Texts and Textiles’’ : Finding Manuscripts in Unusual Places | The Conveyor

Re-blogged from ‘’Texts and Textiles’’ : Finding Manuscripts in Unusual Places | The Conveyor

On Wednesday June 4, students, scholars, and visitors gathered around a table in Queen’s College to examine the parchment binding of an early book from the college’s collection. 164 more words

Middle Ages

Awaking From a Dream

Being here in Oxford is like a foggy dream. I still can’t realize that I am here studying at the most prestigious university in the world. 451 more words

Bodleian Library, Oxford University

Special Collections at the Bodleian

This is the homepage for Special Collections (this designation includes manuscripts). Links include access to digitized versions of the Quarto and Summary Catalogues, the two main catalogues of the medieval manuscript collections. 26 more words

Manuscript Resources