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The Cathedrals of England - CLIFTON-TAYLOR, Alex

Thames & Hudson, 1967, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good

Dust jacket slightly ripped. Photographs by Martin Hurlimann and others with 203 illustrations. 4 in colour, 26 plans and a map. This book is a happy blend of acquired knowledge and natural enthusiasm. 'My aim', he says, 'has been to concentrate primarily upon what I feel to be the outstanding excellences of English cathedral architecture and decoration, analysing, often by comparisons, their particular qualities and frequently adding aesthetic judgements. At the end of the book the main features of each of the cathedrals discussed are summarised, and there is a glossary of architectural terms.

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