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James Lenox

James Lenox, American bibliophile, philanthropist.

Background

  • Lenox, James was born on August 19, 1800 in New York City. Son of Robert and Rachel (Carmer) Lenox.

  • Education

    • Graduate Columbia.

    Works

    • Author: Shakespeare’s Plays in Folio, 1861. The Early Editions of King James’ Bible in Folio, 1861.

    Connections

    • father: Robert Lenox
    • mother: Rachel (Carmer) Lenox
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    Born August 19, 1800
    Died February 17, 1880
    (aged 79)
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