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British Library
96 Euston Road
London NW1 2DB
United Kingdom

T: (0)843 2081144
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The Great Bible, probably Henry VIIIs own copy
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Thomas Cromwell's injunctions of September 1538 required every parish to purchase a copy of an English Bible and place it in some convenient place for all to see and read. To... more
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Henry VIIIs Psalter
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The Psalter of Henry VIII is a 16th century illuminated psalter that belonged to Henry VIII of England. The king commissioned the book in the early 1540s from the French... more
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Beaufort book of hours
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This Book of Hours, inherited by Henry's grandmother Lady Margaret Beaufort, contains a calendar of Church festivals and saints days. The calendar follows Roman usage and... more 
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Sir Thomas More writing on the coronation of He...
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The accession was seen as bringing opportunities for a younger humanist generation that had been excluded from royal benefaction in the later part of the reign of Henry's... more
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King Henry on his Deathbed
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The dying King is in his Privy Chamber, surrounded by his most intimate courtiers and household. Present are two tonsured clerics and three physicians holding urine bottles. It... more
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Inventory of King Henry's objects
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The first part of the surviving inventory includes money, jewels, plate, artillery, munitions, ships, arms, armor, horses, masque garments, tents, liturgical vestments and... more
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King Henry's handwriting
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Coronation oath of Henry VIII with notes by Henry. On acceding to the throne, monarchs were crowned in a magnificent and elaborate ceremony in which the new king swore to defend... more
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