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Sir Charles Theodore Hagberg Wright (1862—1940) librarian

Thomas Carlyle (1795—1881) author, biographer, and historian

Jane Carlyle (1801—1866) letter writer

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A Repertorium of Middle English Prose Sermons. Part 1: Introduction and Cambridge University Library to London, British Library (Additional). Part 2: London, British Library (Arundel) to London, Westminster Abbey Library. Part 3: Manchester, John Rylands University Library to Oxford, Bodleian Library. Part 4: Oxford, Hertford College to York, Borthwick Institute for Archives, plus Indices. By Veronica O’Mara and Suzanne Paul.

Songs with Theorbo (ca. 1650–1663): Oxford, Bodleian Library, Broxbourne 84.9; London, Lambeth Palace Library, 1041

PEARSON, David Robert Stanley (born 1955), Director, Culture, Heritage and Libraries (formerly Libraries, Archives and Guildhall Art Gallery), City of London, since 2009

The Libraries of King Henry VIII (CBMLC Vol. VII), ed. James P. Carley (London: The British Library, 2000; pp. xcii+407. £85).

TUCK, Jonathan Philip (born 1952), Director of Library Services, Royal Holloway, University of London, since 2008

SMETHURST, (John) Michael (1934 - 2004), Deputy Chief Executive, British Library, London, 1995–96

LYNN, Inez Therese Philomena Alice (born 1960), Librarian, The London Library, since 2002

MATTHEWS, Douglas (born 1927), book indexer, since 1957; Librarian, The London Library, 1980–93


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Was founded in 1840, largely at the instance of Carlyle, with the support and encouragement of many eminent men of letters of the day, including Gladstone, Grote, H. Hallam, and Mazzini. It opened on 3 May 1841, in two rooms in Pall Mall, and moved to its present premises in St James's Square in 1845.

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