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  1. Feb 2024
    1. ‘Blessed Lord, which hast caused al holy Scriptures to bee written forour learnyng; graunte us that we maye in such wise heare them,read, marke, learne, and inwardly digeste them.’2

      quote from:<br /> The Booke of the Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments (London: 1549), sig. B iiv.

  2. Nov 2023
    1. "Historia General de las Cosas de Nueva España" or "General History of the Things of New Spain."It ended up in a royal library in Italy, which led to the name it’s now known by: the Florentine Codex.
  3. Jul 2023
    1. Visiting researchers often come to look into particular words — the guest book outside the library contains, in faint letters, the name Joseph Ratzinger, better known as Pope Benedict XVI. He came to consult the boxes for “populus,” which means “masses” or “people.”

      The name Joseph Ratzinger (Pope Benedict XVI) appears in the guestbook of the Thesaurus Linguae Latinae when he came to consult the dictionary projects research on the word "populus" (masses, people).

  4. Jun 2023
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  6. Oct 2019
    1. Carl XVI Gustaf

      He's found here in Wikipedia.

      He's an adulterer and a scumbag, but perhaps not popinjay; he doesn't dress well enough to deserve the adjective.