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Ancestral Britain. Pictorial Guide and Highway Maps.

By: ANON.:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: A.P.S.O Ltd. 1953.:

Seller ID: 21624


"Contains Highway Maps to assist motorists to see the Cathedrals, Abbeys, Palaces, Castles and Houses of special interest in England, Scotland and Wales". 26.5 cms x 20 cms. Pp 112, full of b/w illustrations and maps. P/b, spine scuffed. G+. View more info

Das Heilige Trier.

By: BEITZ, Egid.:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Koln: Verlegt bei Benno Filser Augsburg,1927.:

Seller ID: 136


Pp.64 german text with 12 b/w illustrations(mainly architectural plans)/ Pp.88 containing 112 b/w plates of art and architecture. Cream stiff paper covers, brown motif to front, title to spine, slightly rubbed. VG. View more info

Fachwerkkirchen in Hessen.

By: BOTT, Irmgard, et al.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Germany: Die Blauen Bucher, 1978.:

Seller ID: 9158


1st ed. Church architecture. Pp. 82, 2 col. illustns., b/w illustns. throughout + 1 map. P/b. Illustd. cover. 26 cms. x 18.5 cms. VG. View more info

Twenty-Four Essex Churches.

By: BOX, K. Dixon.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Letchworth: Essex Countryside for Anglian Publications Ltd., nd.:

Seller ID: 10903


nd. "This is a book for all those who have an interest in architecture .." Pp. 131, frontis, 70 b/w photos. Red cloth, gilt title to spine, illustd. d/w edges rubbed, clear plastic protective cover. VG/G. View more info

English Country Churches.

By: BRABBS, Derry.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson,1985. 0297789112:

Seller ID: 2894


1st ed. "Derry Brabbs has grouped his collection of churches into five sections: early churches, regional styles and materials, estate and abbey churches, tiny or isolated churches and picturesque churches. It is a personal selection of just a few of the many thousands of delightful and historic buildings that adorn the varying landscapes of rural England." 26cms x 20.00. Pp.160,colour photo illustrations throughout. Paperback, slightly rubbed. VG. View more info

The Architecture of Tallinn.

By: BRUNS, Dimitri, KANGROPOOL, Rasmus, & KALLION, Valmi.:

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Estonia: Eesti Raamat, 1987.:

Seller ID: 14644


1st ed. Study of the architectural history of Tallinn. 24.5cms. x 21cms. Pp. 240, coloured illustrations throughout.(Mainly written in Estonian, pps. 236-239 in English),illustrated endpapers. Illustrated laminated boards. VG. View more info

The Care of Churches. Seventeenth annual review of the Council for the Care of Churches.

By: C.I.O.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: Church Information Office. 1963.:

Seller ID: 27199


Pp 72, some b/w illustrations. P/b, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

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Constructional Iron & Steel Work as Applied to Public, Private and Domestic Buildings.

By: CAMPIN, Francis.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London: Crosby Lockwood and Son, 1896.:

Seller ID: 43040


1st edition. A Practical Treatise for Architects, Students, and Builders. Contents: I.Materials; II.Columns and Stanchions; III.Girders - with Solid Webs; IV.Triangular and Lattice Webbed Girders; V.Manufacture - Connections; VI.Loads and Stresses in Buildings; VII.General Arrangement of Buildings; VIII.Iron and Steel Doors and Traps; IX.Specifications and Quantities. Pp.viii/278/48(publisher's catalogue), 53 figure illustrations, green endpapers with catalogue of Weal... View more info

Monuments.

By: CASSON, Sir. Hugh. (Editor).:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Chatto and Windus, 1963.:

Seller ID: 12644


1st.ed. "An anthology of objects chosen by one pair of eyes, will be of more interest than a list selected by a committee of experts." Pp. 128. Many col. and b/w. illustrations. Name to fep. P/b. Illustrated cover. G+. View more info

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Domestic Gothic of the Tudor Period. (Signed).

By: CASTLE, Sydney E.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Jamestown, New York: International Casement Company Inc., 1927.:

Seller ID: 40321


1st edition. Based on a series of Lectures the author gave in America in 1926, through the Producer's Research Council, affiliated with the American Institute of Architects. Contents include: I.The Spirit of Domestic Gothic; II.The Larger House; III. The Smaller House; IV. Some Tudor Details; V. The Tudor Window. 25cms x 19cms. Pp.viii/80(text)/ 39 figure illustrations/ 54 black & white plates, maps to inside front and rear boards, signed by the author and by previous o... View more info

Norfolk Churches.

By: CAUTLEY, H. Munro.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Ipswich: The Boydell Press, nd (c.1979). 0851150225:

Seller ID: 38781


`"Whereas all counties have interesting individual churches, there can be little doubt that the churches of East Anglia, have a predominating interest, for they have a greater wealth of mediaeval roofs, screens, benches and woodwork generally, than any other County...The photographs are an important part of the book, and the fact that most of them were taken by Mr Cautley himself, insures that they portray the outstanding points both inside and outside the buildings.... View more info

Great Cathedrals. Christianity's greatest buildings in over 100 pictures.

By: CHEAM, Frederick.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Camden House Books, nd.:

Seller ID: 26892


nd. Golden Highlights Library. 29.5cms. x 22cms. Pp. 80, illustrated throughout, owner's name to verso front board. Illustrated laminated boards with matching illustrated d/w. G+/G+. View more info

Hampton Court Palace, Greater London. By the late G. H. Chettle and John Charlton, revised with additions by Juliet Allan. Department of the Environment Official Guide Book. Department of the Environment. Ancient Monuments and Historic Buildings.

By: CHETTLE, G. H. & CHARLTON, John & ALLAN, Juliet [revisions].

Price: £1.00

Publisher: London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1982 . 0116711302:

Seller ID: 42862


Dark blue-grey covers with white titles. pp.40 . H M S O 95p Net. (First published 1943; Fifth editon 1982). View more info

My Parish Church.

By: CLARKE, Basil F.L.:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London: SPCK,1946.:

Seller ID: 2993


Rep. "A Handbook to Church Architecture, equally suited to teachers and young people. It stands out from similar books by reason of its combination of simplicity and scholoarship, its covering of the whole field, including the twentieth century, and the unhackneyed character of the illustrations." Pp12/67,33 pages of illustrations including frontis. + illustrations in text. Blue cloth, illustrated d/w rubbed and chipped. VG/G. View more info

Buildings of Delight.

By: CLIFTON-TAYLOR'S, Alec. (Edited by Denis Moriarty.):

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: Peter Crawley by Gollancz. 1988.:

Seller ID: 5695


"The authors knowledge of English buildins was prodigious. His unforgettable voice rings out loud and clear on every page. He describes with characteristic gusto." Pp. 256, many col. and b/w, illustrations. P/b, illustrated cover. VG. View more info

Ecclesiology Then and Now. A Few More Words to Church Builders.

By: COPE, Gilbert.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1963.:

Seller ID: 27658


"Based on a lecture given to the Ecclesiological Society on 8th March 1963 at All Hallows, London Wall". Pp, unpaginated, some b/w illustrations. P/b, rusting to staples, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The Origin and Development of Early Christian Church Architecture.

By: DAVIES, J.G.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London: SCM, 1952.:

Seller ID: 33083


1st ed. "..begins with a chapter on the geographical and historical background and then surveys the field of architecture and furnishings of churches of the first six centuries." Pp.16/152, 15 b/w plates + 45 diagram ground-plan figure illustrations, repaired tear to top of pp.11/12. Grey cloth, d/w slightly spotted with small edge tears. VG/G+. View more info

Wenlock Priory, Shropshire. Department of the Environment .

By: Department of the Environment .

Price: £1.00

Publisher: London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, [no date c. 1975?] . 011671106X:

Seller ID: 42864


Folded booklet. Blue-green card covers, with similar designs and illustrations on the inside covers . HMSO: 12p net. (Crown copyright 1964). View more info

Twenty Four Essex Churches.

By: DIXON BOX, K.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Letchworth: Essex Countryside, nd.:

Seller ID: 30703


"Each of the churches chosen has some special interest - its Saxon walls or round tower, a Norman arcade, a hammerbeam roof, or perhaps an association with a famous or much-loved personality. Not necessarily the best known or admired, these churches give a fair cross-section of the Essex scene." Pp.131, many b/w phot illustrations. Red cloth, d/w edges rubbed. VG/G+. View more info

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East Lothian Gravestones.

By: DONALDSON, Islay.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Dunbar: East Lothian District Library, 1991.:

Seller ID: 41745


1st edition. "Indispensable field guide to the graveyards of the District and to the masterpieces of its tombstone art which flourished from the seventeenth t the nineteenth centuries. The emblems of death and resurrection, of sowers, angels and cherubs, of trade incorporations and of the elusive Green Man are described and illustrated in detail, together with the inscriptions and epitaphs of those who lie beneath the stones." 21cs x 21cms. Pp.72, black & white (and so... View more info