Archbishop Abbot of Canterbury withdraws from public affairs

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Historical Context Note

Archbishop Abbot of Canterbury, while hunting at Bramshill Park in Hampshire, accidentally kills a gamekeeper. He finds it difficult to cope with this act, and withdraws from public affairs in consequence.
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Editors. "Archbishop Abbot of Canterbury withdraws from public affairs". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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