Library of Hadrian, East Wall

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Illustration

Carole Raddato
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published on 17 October 2015
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The Library of Hadrian in Athens showing the eastern end wall of the peristyle court. The room with the niches (now under scaffolding) would have been the library proper, where ancient scrolls were stored. c. 132-134 CE.

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About the Author

Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2015, October 17). Library of Hadrian, East Wall. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4135/library-of-hadrian-east-wall/

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Raddato, Carole. "Library of Hadrian, East Wall." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 17, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4135/library-of-hadrian-east-wall/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Library of Hadrian, East Wall." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 17 Oct 2015. Web. 04 Aug 2021.