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Balliol College a history, 1263-1939 by Jones, John

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


  • Balliol College (University of Oxford) -- History.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJohn Jones.
LC ClassificationsLF545 .J66 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 323 p. :
Number of Pages323
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2401292M
ISBN 100199201625
LC Control Number87031498

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Balliol College has existed as a community of scholars on its present site without interruption since about By this token it is the oldest College in Oxford or Cambridge. Balliol men were prominent in the collection of humanist literature in the fifteenth century, and the College was notorious in the century after that for adherence to Rome. You cannot book more than three slots at once. This is for the laundry room under Staircase Jowett has its own paper system in its laundry room (which is run by College, not the JCR). Click on "book" to book a slot. Click "unbook slot" to unbook it. You will graduate as a member of your college for each degree that you take. If you did your lower degree with Balliol but want to graduate for a higher degree taken at a different college, you will need to take your Balliol degree in absentia or first attend a ceremony with Balliol. Back to: Home > Archives & Manuscripts Ancient manuscripts: a summary history of the collection. Although books for the scholars to read are not mentioned in Dervorguilla's Statutes of , and no documents survive relating to Balliol's library in the medieval period except a few wills, surviving volumes show that the scholars began collecting books early in the college's .