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Armagh Robinson Library Collection

Armagh Robinson Library

Armagh Robinson Library (formerly Armagh Public Library) was founded in 1771 by Archbishop Richard Robinson, first Baron Rokeby of Armagh. It was later added to by Archbishop Beresford in the 1830s. The nucleus of the collection is Archbishop Robinson's personal library which contains 17th and 18th century books on theology, philosophy, classic and modern literature, voyages and travels, history, ...