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Admont Abbey Monastery Library, Austria

Admont Abbey Monastery Library

Photos by Jorge Royan via Twisted Sifter, where there is a beautiful gallery with descriptions.

“Admont Abbey is a Benedictine monastery located on the Enns River in the town of Admont, Austria. It is the oldest remaining monastery in Styria and contains the largest monastic library in the world. The abbey is known for its Baroque architecture, art, and manuscripts. [Wikipedia]”

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