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Identifier: 
LR.F1
Title: 
Catalogue of the books
Subject: 
Library Records
Description: 
Bequeathed by Richard Bancroft (1544-1610), Archbishop of Canterbury, to his successors in the Archbishopric, in founding Lambeth Palace Library. The catalogue was drawn up on the initiative of Bancroft's successor, George Abbot (1562-1633), who wrote and signed the preface explaining the history and purpose of the Library. Complete text.
Date: 
1612
Rights: 
LPL