Complutensian University Library

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Francisco Jiménez de Cisneros (1436—1517) Spanish cardinal and statesman




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Founded in 1499 by Cardinal Jiménez de Cisneros to support the new university at Alcalá de Henares. The collection initially grew rapidly, but languished during the 18th century. By 1845 ...

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