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Radcliffe square, Oxford
England

Coming out of the Bodleian library through one of the many tunnel like exits you end up on Radcliffe square. This square is dominated by the so called Radcliffe camera which houses the Radcliffe science library build around 1745. The other buildings you can see are three of the 38 colleges in Oxford one of which is All Souls College (to the left of the Radcliffe camera) which is one of the wealthiest colleges even though it has no undergraduate members. The college was founded in 1438.

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