Sentence Examples

  • His fine collections of manuscripts and coins was purchased by the British Museum.
  • There are numerous manuscripts of the Defensor pacis extant.
  • It contains a valuable library with many incunabula and old manuscripts, amongst which is one of the Nibelungenlied, an astronomical observatory, a collection of antiquities, and a mineral collection.
  • The manuscripts had not been arranged or examined, so that the extent of the loss is unknown.
  • Other buildings of note are the massive episcopal palace (1470-1500), afterwards a royal palace, and the old gymnasium founded by Gustavus Adolphus in 1627, which contains the valuable library of old books and manuscripts belonging to the diocese and state college, and collection of coins and antiquities.