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[26.04.2015]

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[23.04.2015]

<i>La Divina Commedia</i> by Dante Alighieri - Reading Marathon At The BSB

La Divina Commedia by Dante Alighieri - Reading Marathon At The BSB

<i>La Divina Commedia</i> by Dante Alighieri - Reading Marathon At The BSB

After the great success of the reading of the entire Inferno of Dante's Divine Comedy in 2014, the second part of the Dante Marathon with the reading of the Purgatory (Purgatorio) will take place sunday, april 26 at the BSB. The reading will take place in Italian with German surtitles. Block 1: 9.30 - 11 am / block 2: 11.30 am - 1 pm / block 3: 1.30 - 3 pm / block 4: 3.30 - 5 pm / block 5: 5.30 - 7 pm. Location: Bavarian State Library, Ludwigstr 16, 80539 Munich, Reading Room Music, Maps and Images (1st floor). Admission is free of charge. Registration required. Further informationen and registration

[16.04.2015]

neuPrayer Book

Prayer book (BSB Cgm 121), [S.l.], 15th century

neuHistorical Aerial Photographs

The eastern Central Europe in historical aerial photographs (1942 - 1945 over Brandenburg, East Prussia, Poland, Pomerania and Silesia)

neuTibetan Book Cover

Release of a new collection: Tibetan Book cover from our collection of Asian manuscripts

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