RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoLR/J/11/6
Extent1 file
TitleGIFTS OF PRINTED BOOKS
Date1910-1952
DescriptionCorrespondence concerning gifts and offers of printed books. Filed alphabetically by the names of donors. Included are letters concerning gifts from Archbishop Davidson 1929; Church House Library 1948; Lincoln's Inn Library 1910; J. Pierpont Morgan 1911-38; Bishop E.J. Palmer (books from the library of his uncle G. Horsley Palmer), 1943; Christopher Riley (collection on Orthodoxy of his father Athelstan Riley), 1952; Archbishop William Temple, 1945; Mrs. Wordsworth (books owned by her late husband John Wordsworth, Bishop of Salisbury), 1911.
Also included is a deed of gift concerning the collection of Greek and Latin classics of Arthur Spenser Loat Farquharson, 1946 (mainly transferred to the Library of the University of Kent on deposit in 1968).
ArrangementLetter from A [Rev Prof Alexander] Nairne [early 20th century] added in, 2012: removed from between pp. 238-239 of 'Thomae Walsingham, Historia Anglicana' (1864) vol 2

Letters on Iremonger biography of Archbishop Temple (1949) added in, 2012: removed from Stack copy of the biography

Letter from Arthur J H Moule to Archbishop [Davidson] on his study of Chinese, 1911, added in, 2017: removed from his 'A commentary on the whole Bible ... the four Gospels' (1907)
PhysicalDescriptionLoose papers, not foliated.

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DS/UK/3817Iremonger; Frederic Athelwold (1878-1952); Dean of Lichfield1878-1952
GB/109/14378Nairne; Alexander (1863-1936); Regius Professor of Divinity, Cambridge1863-1936
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