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College histories: Trinity College, Dublin. by Dixon, W. Macneile

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Published by Robinson in London .
Written in English

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  • Universities and colleges -- Ireland -- Dublin -- History.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsMoody, T. W. 1907- former owner.
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 302 p. :
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19687569M

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Trinity College Dublin. Trinity College is Ireland's oldest university. It was founded by Queen Elizabeth I in Due to its picturesque setting and the famous people connected with it - Oscar Wilde studied here - Trinity College is one of the city's main tourist Trinity library harbours the world's most famous early medieval manuscript, the Book Of Kells.   Trinity College Dublin’s experiences a century ago are most likely unique in the history of universities. A.A. Luce, one of three fellows of TCD to fight in the Great War and one of the defenders of Trinity on 24 April , commented in that ‘historians may say that Trinity . Trinity College has been a part of higher education in Ireland for centuries but it is not technically Ireland’s oldest university. The Medieval College of Dublin was established in , but closed down due to lack of funds and changing political pressures during the Protestant Reformation.   Located in Trinity College Dublin’s Library, this world-famous medieval manuscript, penned by monks in the early 9th century, is considered Ireland’s most precious artifact. The Book of Kells.