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Church and Parish: Introduction for Local Historians - J.H. Bettey

B. T. Batsford, 1987, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
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Church and Parish traces the historic involvement of the Church in local life and its response to changing political and social conditions. It shows how parish churches have been used by the surrounding population; how the buildings have grown and been altered in decoration, furnishings and structure; how the services, liturgy, ritual and atmosphere have been modified at different periods; and how parishioners' lives have been affected by Church courts, schools, taxes. 16 photographs. 174pp. Index. Bibliography. Size: 8vo Medium (8" x 5½" approx. )
Number of Pages: [VII] 656
ISBN: 0713451017

£20.00 (Now Sold)