What was the first book in the library of Congress?

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Well, the oldest book printed in America is in the library collection — “The Bay Psalm Book” (published in 1640).

If you're asking about the founding of the library, in 1800, many books were ordered from England and made the trip across the Atlantic in eleven large "hair trunks"!

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