RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelSubfonds
Alt Ref NoMS 1707-1708
Extent2 volumes
TitleARCHBISHOP TENISON'S LIBRARY IN ST. MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS
AdminHistoryThomas Tenison, Vicar of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, London, and (1694) Archbishop of Canterbury, founded a public library in the parish in 1684. The books were sold by auction at Sotheby's in 1861-2, but some appear to have been removed to Lambeth on Tenison's elevation to the Primacy.

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NA1527St Martin in the Fields, Middlesex; ancient parish
30Tenison; Thomas (1636-1715); Archbishop of Canterbury1636-1715
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