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Treasures of Lambeth Palace library on display


The gloves worn by King Charles I at his execution and drawings made by Henry VIII are among the gems at London's Lambeth Palace library.

At 400 years old, it is one of the oldest libraries in the country.

Nick Higham reports.


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