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Letter of Inquiry for Becoming an Anchoress

Copy of a petition from the church at Shere, Surrey.
Letter from John, by divine permission Bishop of Winchester, to the officials of the Archdeacon of Surrey.

Illustration of a scroll with “Letter of Inquiry for becoming of Anchoress”


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Petition to Become an Anchoress—faded picture of medieval text