The Afterlife of Books

The Afterlife of Books Exeter Cathedral Library Annual Lecture. Thursday 29 September 2022 7:00pm Every book has a story to tell beyond its text. From the moment it is printed, a book embarks on a unique journey through time, passed from one owner to another and from place to place. While it is the fate […]

Library & Archives InFocus: Bibles

Library & Archives InFocus: Bibles Monday 25 July 2022, 11:00am – 1:00pm in the Nave Take a closer look at the Cathedral’s fascinating collection of bibles from the mighty King James Version of 1611, one of the world’s most famous books, to an early 18th century child’s bible – the smallest book in the Cathedral […]

Library & Archives InFocus: Anglo Saxons

Library & Archives InFocus: Anglo Saxons Thursday 18 August 2022 10:00am – 1:00pm Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to see our Anglo-Saxon treasures, including a charter from the reign of King Cnut, extracts from Exon Domesday and the Exeter Book of Anglo-Saxon poetry – the oldest book of English literature in the world.  Combine your […]