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Bodleian Library

One of Europe's oldest libraries, it is a research library and a copyholder of all UK-printed books, with over 13 million volumes.

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Bodleian Library is one of the most incredible libraries in the world. Located in the heart of Oxford, England, this historic library houses millions of books, manuscripts, and other treasures that date back to the medieval era. Visitors can explore the magnificent architecture, stunning interiors, and rare collections that make Bodleian Library a must-see destination for book lovers and history enthusiasts alike.

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