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Medieval Church Architecture
Medieval Church Architecture
Written by Jon Cannon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812128
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Medieval Church Architecture

Written by Jon Cannon


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $15.95

By the end of the medieval period, Britain’s churches already had an architectural heritage of one thousand years, much of which remains on view today. This guide by architectural historian Jon Cannon uses high-quality photographs and diagrams to help us to analyze the leading changes in style from the Anglo-Saxon period... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Medieval Church Architecture

Written by Jon Cannon


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $7.95

By the end of the medieval period, Britain’s churches already had an architectural heritage of one thousand years, much of which remains on view today. This guide by architectural historian Jon Cannon uses high-quality photographs and diagrams to help us to analyze the leading changes in style from the Anglo-Saxon period... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Gargoyles and Grotesques
Gargoyles and Grotesques
Written by Alex Woodcock
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747808312
Our Price: $12.95
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Gargoyles and Grotesques

Written by Alex Woodcock


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $12.95

Gargoyles are an architectural feature designed to throw rainwater clear of the walls of a building. Widely used on medieval churches, these water spouts were often richly decorated, and fashioned as serpents' heads and other fanciful shapes. Today, the term gargoyle is also popularly applied to any carved decorative head or... Read more >
Medieval Church and Churchyard Monuments
Medieval Church and Churchyard Monuments
Written by Sally Badham
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747808107
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Medieval Church and Churchyard Monuments

Written by Sally Badham


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $12.95

Churches contain much of the most interesting medieval sculpture in Britain. Magnificent effigies, whether of cast copper-alloy or stone, never cease to provoke awe and wonder, conjuring up glamorous images of an age of chivalry.

Among the many joys of visiting churches is the experience of discovering sculptural treasures; monuments open... Read more >
Wrought Iron
Wrought Iron
Written by Richard Hayman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747804413
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Wrought Iron

Written by Richard Hayman


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $11.95

Wrought iron has been used as a decorative element in architecture from the eleventh century to the twentieth. At first a device to strengthen and embellish doors, wrought iron was soon adopted for free-standing screens and railings, examples of which can still be seen in churches and cathedrals. At the end... Read more >
The Green Man
The Green Man
Written by Richard Hayman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747807841
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The Green Man
Cathedral carved heads from the twelfth to the sixteenth centuries
Written by Richard Hayman


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: June 22, 2010
Price: $12.95

Green men are figures or heads that were carved in churches, abbeys and cathedrals from the twelfth to the sixteenth centuries. Inspired by the illustrations in book margins where heads were used to terminate trails of foliage, they were usually carved in the form of human masks, cats' or demons' heads... Read more >
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