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From Anglo-Saxons to the Tower of London

On a recent visit to London, Rachel caught up with Becky Lawton (Medieval History MLitt, 2015) at the British Library’s sell-out Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms exhibition. 577 more words

Exhibitions

Harry Potter ~ A History of Magic

  • Status: ✘ To-Read
  • Cover: Hardcover
  • Type: Other
  • Genre: Magic, Middle Grade, Reference
  • SeriesHarry Potter
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British Library: Let's rescue and disseminate the Chilean public education archives

British Library: Let’s rescue and disseminate the Chilean public education archives. “The School Archives Programme at the Institute of History of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile is convinced of the value of historical documents created by Chilean public educational institutions. 28 more words

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For the love of bookselling

On Friday, I went to a talk at the British Library by Tim Waterstone, the founder of Waterstones. He’s written a memoir called The Face Pressed Against the Window: A Memoir, … 480 more words

Books

Classical Central Asia in the Digital Age: Three Newly-Digitised Navoiy Manuscripts at the British Library (British Library)

British Library: Classical Central Asia in the Digital Age: Three Newly-Digitised Navoiy Manuscripts at the British Library . “Thanks to a partnership between the British Library and the Tashkent State University of Uzbek Language and Literature named Alisher Navoiy, three manuscripts including the poetical works of Alisher Navoiy are now available online. 43 more words

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The British Library and Boris (Rousse)

I unexpectedly bumped into VAE in the vaults of the British Library. She was on sick leave in the UK, having suffered illness since her move to Singapore several months earlier. 99 more words

The Guardian: British Library's collection of obscene writing goes online

The Guardian: British Library’s collection of obscene writing goes online. “Together with an 18th-century directory of sex workers in the Covent Garden area of London, and the violent erotic works of the Marquis de Sade, the Merryland books are among the 2,500 volumes in the British Library’s Private Case collection. 28 more words

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