Dr Mark Rankin: The Illustrations in Acts and Monuments

The 2016 Annual Lecture to the Friends of Lambeth Palace Library

Professor Mirjam Foot: Some English Archbishops and their Bindings

The 2015 Annual Lecture to the Friends of Lambeth Palace Library

Matti Watton: Friends Acquisitions and the Archbishops of Canterbury

Lambeth Palace Library houses the official papers of the Archbishops of Canterbury, created by his administration. Over the past fifty years, the Friends have helped the Library to make many acquisitions which complement the official material and provide further insights into Archbishops’ lives and work throughout the centuries. This talk considered some notable examples. The slides are available here: www.slideshare.net/LambethPalaceLi…s-of-canterbury

Giles Mandelbrote: Fifty Years of Collecting by the Friends

This talk, given on 9th April 2015, explored a few of the most important and appealing acquisitions made with the help of the Friends since 1964. It reflected on some aspects of the market for rare books and manuscripts and the changing opportunities presented to successive Lambeth Librarians. The slides are available here: www.slideshare.net/LambethPalaceLi…-by-the-friends