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Proposed sale of the Codex Zacynthius

From Mrs Katie Flanagan
Sir, - I write as Chair of the Historic Libraries Forum to express our grave concern about the proposed sale of the Codex Zacynthius (News, 3 January). Although there is a fund-raising campaign under way by Cambridge University Library to buy the Codex, there is no guarantee that this will be raised in time, and the risk is that the codex will be lost into private ownership.

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