Royal Library of Belgium (Collection, Concept)

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Royal Library of Belgium (en), Biblioteca Real de Bélgica (es), Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België (de), Bibliothèque royale de Belgique (fr), Biblioteca reale del Belgio (it), Βασιλική Βιβλιοθήκη του Βελγίου (el)Additional labels


The Royal Library of Belgium is the national library of Belgium. The library has a history that goes back to the age of the Dukes of Burgundy. There are four million bound volumes in the Royal Library, including a rare book collection numbering 45,000 works. The library has more than 700,000 engravings and drawings, 150,000 maps and plans, and more than 250,000 objects, from coins to scales to monetary weights.

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