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Manuscripts of Archbishop Sancroft, 16th-17th century

Archbishop Sancroft's manuscripts including theological notes and papers, and sermons.


  • 16th-17th century


145 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

  • Latin
  • English
  • Greek, Modern (1453-)
  • French
  • Hebrew

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Sancroft 1-145

Biographical / Historical

William Sancroft (1617-1693) was Archbishop of Canterbury, 1678-90. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Other Finding Aids

Full descriptions are in Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. III, nos. 10302-10446.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom