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Brasenose Ale Revisited

On Shrove Tuesday each year the College observes its ancient custom of reciting verses in honour of Brasenose Ale. The origin of the Brasenose Ale Verses is unknown and only two survive from before the 19th century, both in secondary … Continue reading

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Travels in Finland and Bosia-Herzegovina

In the summer of 1873, whilst still a student at Brasenose, Arthur Evans travelled to Finnish Lapland with a school friend, Francis Maitland Balfour and later in 1875 to Boznia-Herzegovina. These travels are now the subject of an exciting new … Continue reading

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