Thursday, September 15, 2016

Books of Jasov Monastery

Books of Jasov -
Courtesy: Slovakia Travel
Books were also important in the Premonstratensian monastery at Jasov, south of KoŇ°ice. Its library comprises about 45,000 titles, and the whole monastery possesses an impressive 100,000 books. A visitor to the library can admire books stored along all its walls, arrayed along the shelves of tall cabinets. The oldest of these date from the 16th century.
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