English cathedrals illustrated

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Published by G. Newnes, Lippincott in London, Philadelphia .

Written in English

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Statementby Francis Bond.
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LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 87/7407 (N)
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FormatMicroform
Paginationxix, 314 p.
Number of Pages314
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Open LibraryOL2175775M
LC Control Number88953058

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English Cathedrals and Abbeys Illustrated Hardcover – January 1, by J Pennington (Author) See all 9 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Librivox Free Audiobook. English cathedrals and abbeys, illustrated by Pennington, John. Publication date Topics Cathedrals, Abbeys, Cathedrals, AbbeysPages: The book is a comprehensive survey and covers all English cathedrals.

The illustrations are on occasions scant and don't show the best features of the cathedrals but this doesn't detract from the enjoyment. Ruth rated it liked it Shelves: non-fiction/5.

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This critically acclaimed book has been translated into a dozen languages and remains a classic of children's literature and a touchstone for budding by: This is a competent guide to all the well-known English cathedrals along with some of the less prominent ones, covering 53 in total.

There is a map at the start of the book showing locations and a list of star ratings from 1 to 5, based on the author's personal preference/5(). Exquisite book - substantial, scholarly yet accessible text, beautifully illustrated.

At a time when England's Cathedrals attract more and more visitors, it's a great shame that this book is out of print, and that only used copies are available for sale/5(28). ‘Clear, accessible, and superbly illustrated, this book should be essential reading for visitors to English cathedrals and for anyone with an interest in them.

The author sets out their history from the beginning to the present, with a sympathetic and highly informed appreciation of them not only as architectural structures but also as places.

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Christopher Wilson presents the. Cathedrals map This map shows our 42 Cathedrals across England, as well as the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in Gibraltar (Diocese in Europe) and Westminster Abbey (a Royal Peculiar). Author and pilgrim, Victoria Preston had planned to walk a number of the one-day pilgrimages that lead to all the Church of England cathedrals (and some In Wales) that were launched in a joint initiative by the Association of English Cathedrals and The British Pilgrimage Trust to mark Year of Cathedrals, Year of Pilgrimage.

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