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Sweden Stockholm Humlegarden Library
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King Gustav Adlf Vasa started collectimg books back in the 16th century. The growing collection (books from the collections of several kings were added) was moved to its current location in 1877. The building was designed from the beginning for its current use. More information can be obtained at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Library_of_Sweden

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