Alfred 8 collected religious material into a book.
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After Alfred 8 had learnt the services of the hours.
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(the Great, king of the Anglo-Saxons, 871-899) : Alfred 8 collected services of the hours, certain psalms and many prayers into a book, which he kept with him day and night, taking it wherever he went for the sake of prayer.
(Bishop of Sherborne, 890x900-909) : Asser 1 stated that he himself saw that Alfred 8 had the book with him day and night.