'This 12th-century copy of Boethius’ De institutione musica was bequeathed to Balliol in 1276, making it (probably) the book that has been longest in the possession of any Oxford college. Music theory was one of the seven liberal arts taught in medieval monasteries, cathedral schools and universities.' 'This exhibition celebrates over 700 years of gift-giving to Oxford college libraries.' http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/whats-on/online/workofone/theme1
Centuries before block printing was introduced in Europe, the technique was used in the Islamic world to produce miniature texts consisting of prayers, incantations, and Qur'anic verses that were kept in amulet boxes
Positive living with anxiety. The demands you put on yourself can create more pressure than you know how to handle. Spiritual teacher Deepak Chopra helps you break the cycle of anxiety by changing the way you respond to stress.