David Wilkins's catalogue

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Dr David Wilkins (1685–1745) produced a catalogue in manuscript of the Cathedral's printed books, probably in the 1720s before he took up his Chair at Cambridge in 1724. He had previously compiled catalogues for Archbishop Wake at Lambeth Palace.[1]

Shelfmark CCA-DCc-LA/2/5
Catalogus librorum bibliotheca ecclesiae Christi Cantuariensis iuxta ordinum classium dispositus
Catalogued by David Wilkins, prebendary of Canterbury Cathedral, 1720–1745.
Includes annotations in other hands, some later, including hand of Samuel Norris, cathedral auditor in the 18th cent. Section added at end in late 18th/early 19th century, probably by H. J. Todd.
  1. Richard Palmer, Catalogues, Shelf Marks and other evidence for the History of Lambeth Palace Library 1610–1785, 2016, p. 42–45.