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Press release: UCL marks centenary of unique Jewish collection

28 June 2006

A 16th-century Mahzor, a medieval Haggadah and correspondence between Charles Dickens and the wife of a Jewish banker - on the offence caused the Anglo-Jewish community by the depiction of Fagin in Oliver Twist - are among the exhibits on display at an event being held today to mark the centenary of the receipt at UCL of a major collection of rare and valuable Judaica.

Read the complete press release.