RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
Alt Ref NoArches A 15
DescriptionWilliam Sancroft, Archbishop of Canterbury v Sir Joseph and Daniel Sheldon; legacy of Gilbert Sheldon, late Archbishop.
On this suit see Richard Palmer, 'Sancroft versus Sheldon: a case of books', in 'The Library', 7th series vol 18, 2017, pp. 271-291.
AccessConditionsFor preservation reasons, original material is not produced. Please use microfilm.
FindingAidsConsult the index within the volume to locate the relevant folio references for this case.
AdminHistoryCase number 1630: testamentary case
CopiesMicrofilm: Lambeth Palace Library MS Film 76
PublnNoteNoted in M. Doreen Slatter, "The Records of the Court of Arches", 'Journal of Ecclesiastical History', vol. vi no. 2 (Oct 1953), p 146, as concerning suit brought by Archbishop Sheldon's successor, William Sancroft, against Sheldon's executor about books said to have been bequeathed from his own collection to the Library in Lambeth Palace.

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