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The Ancient Library of Celsus in Ephesus.  The building is important as one of few remaining examples of an ancient Roman-influenced library.  Built in honor of Tiberius Julius Celsus Polemaeanus (completed in 135 AD) by Celsus’ son, Gaius Julius Aquila (consul, 110 AD).  The library was built to store 12,000 scrolls and to serve as a monumental tomb for Celsus.

The Ancient Library of Celsus in Ephesus. The building is important as one of few remaining examples of an ancient Roman-influenced library. Built in honor of Tiberius Julius Celsus Polemaeanus (completed in 135 AD) by Celsus’ son, Gaius Julius Aquila (consul, 110 AD). The library was built to store 12,000 scrolls and to serve as a monumental tomb for Celsus.

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