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Medieval manuscripts blog

The Medieval and Earlier Manuscripts Blog is written by curators in the British Library's Department of History and Classics.

  • Based in United Kingdom
  • Roughly two posts per month
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Posts per month
Month starting Posts
Oct 2022 4
Nov 2022 6
Dec 2022 4
Jan 2023 11
Feb 2023 11
Mar 2023 10
Apr 2023 8
May 2023 6
Jun 2023 0
Jul 2023 1
Aug 2023 0
Sep 2023 1
Oct 2023 4
Nov 2023 0
Dec 2023 1
Jan 2024 0
Feb 2024 0
Mar 2024 5
Apr 2024 0

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Most recent posts

Annual manuscripts weigh-in
It's that time of year when we carry out our annual manuscripts weigh-in. The weighing of the Bedford Hours In keeping with tradition, teams work overnight to weigh every manuscript in our collection. They then …
On , by Ancient, Medieval, and Early Modern Manuscripts, 53 words
Henry VIII’s pastry tent
One of the lesser known items at the British Library is a map of an army encampment of King Henry VIII (Cotton Roll XIII 41), probably dating to one of the invasions of northern France …
On , by Ancient, Medieval, and Early Modern Manuscripts, 54 words
Curator of Ancient and Medieval Manuscripts
The British Library holds an internationally renowned collection of manuscripts relating to the ancient and medieval worlds. We are currently recruiting for a Curator of Ancient and Medieval Manuscripts to join our team, with a …
On , by Ancient, Medieval, and Early Modern Manuscripts, 56 words