RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoMS 1038
Extent33 ff.
TitleLAMBETH PALACE LIBRARY: CARTE MISCELLANEE
DateEarly 17th cent.
DescriptionA catalogue of the Carte Miscellanee in Lambeth Palace Library.
In the hand of David Wilkins (1685-1745). Wilkins served as Lambeth Librarian until at least 1720, the date of his catalogue of the Lambeth manuscripts (LR/F/40). Wilkins numbered the Carte Miscellanee and was responsible for binding them in 13 volumes.

ff. 1r-29v. Catalogue of the 13 volumes of Carte Miscellanee.
ff. 29r-33v. Index to the catalogue. A-D only, incomplete.
LanguageEnglish
FindingAidsNew description by Richard Palmer, 2013
PhysicalDescriptionBound in paper covers, now preserved within a binding of blue cloth (20th cent.), 303 x 197 mm.
RelatedMaterialThe Carte Miscellanee were later recorded in a new catalogue, compiled in 1758 by Andrew Coltee Ducarel (LR/F/50-52), and are also noted briefly in his catalogue of the Lambeth manuscripts dated 1763 (LR/F/42), where they are numbered as MSS. 889-901. The 13 volumes were taken apart after the Second World War and the documents stored loose in boxes.
PublnNoteFor a subsequent catalogue, with an introduction on the collection, see Dorothy M. Owen, 'Charters in Lambeth Palace Library: a catalogue of Lambeth manuscripts 889 to 901 (Carte antique et miscellanee)' (London, 1968).

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DS/UK/6011Wilkins; David (1685-1745); Lambeth Palace Library librarian; Coptic scholar1685-1745
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