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Religious Buildings

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Architecture:Religious Buildings

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Light Perpetual: Aviators' Memorial Windows., Beaty, David
1 Beaty, David Light Perpetual: Aviators' Memorial Windows.
UK Airlife Publishing Ltd 1995 1853105880 / 9781853105883 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Through the touching beauty of stained glass memorial windows in churches, cathedrals and RAF stations throughout Britain from North Scotland to the tip of Cornwall, in Wales and Northern Ireland. "Light Perpetual" briefly traces the history of aviation, in whose service so many men and women gave their lives. The D/W shows signs of light shelf wear. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping is by sea and may take up to 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
English Medieval Architecture, Braun , Hugh
2 Braun , Hugh English Medieval Architecture
UK Bracken Books 1985 0946495424 / 9780946495429 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Of all her national treasures, the medieval cathedrals of England are undoubtedly the most prizes. Even by modern standards, their scale is enormous, their height overpowering. Yet they were all built more than six hundred years ago by craftsmen. The methods, techniques and styles of medieval building - from cathedrals to manor houses- are clearly described in this illustrated book by an author with the expert eye of an architect. There is light shelf-wear to the D/W and sunning to the flap edges, and creasing to the bottom edges. A good clean copy PLEASE NOTE; International shipping ( second class) is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
The story of Bisham Abbey., Compton, Piers
3 Compton, Piers The story of Bisham Abbey.
UK Thames Valley Press 1973 090029406X / 9780900294068 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
This is the first full history of Bisham Abbey ever to be written.The author has drawn on manorial and contemporary papers to write Bisham's full history. There is a small tear of 2mm to the top of the spine. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
4 Jones, Anthea A Thousand Years of the English Parish: Medieval Patterns and Modern Interpretations
Gloucestershire Windrush Press Ltd. 2000 1900624508 / 9781900624503 Reprint. Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 

Price: 18.00 GBP
The Oxford Companion to Christian Art and Architecture, Murray, Peter and Linda.
5 Murray, Peter and Linda. The Oxford Companion to Christian Art and Architecture
UK Oxford University Press 1996 0198661657 / 9780198661658 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
This book is a unique and fascinating exploration of the art and architecture that has been influenced and inspired by biblical stories and Christian history and beliefs. Richly illustrated this Companion combines general essays on the periods and styles important in the history of Christian art with hundreds of shorter entries that describe specific works, artists, themes, and visual images and which give the reader practical guidance on where in Europe to locate the works described. There is very light shelf-wear to the d/j. 
Price: 18.50 GBP
Brass rubbing., Norris , Malcolm.
6 Norris , Malcolm. Brass rubbing.
UK Pan Books Ltd 1977 0330250957 / 9780330250955 Reprint. Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
An introduction to Brasses and Brass rubbing ,fully illustrated in black and white. There is some delamination to the plastic covering on the cover. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
France Romane XIe Siecle, Oursel Raymond
7 Oursel Raymond France Romane XIe Siecle
Zodiaque 1989 2736901711 / 9782736901714 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 
This book is written in french throughout and is full of colour and black and white photographs.It comes in a slipcase. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
Sacheverell Sitwell's England, Raeburn Michael ( Editor )
8 Raeburn Michael ( Editor ) Sacheverell Sitwell's England
London Orbis Books 1986 0856135089 / 9780856135088 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 
Sacheverell Sitwell, as a poet or a writer of prose, is one of the most individual stylists in English letters this century, and his descriptive works on art and architecture, written during a liftime of travelling, have made him a notable influence on taste since the 1920s. This is a first edition hardback copy with a D/W in V/G condition due to rippling at the top and some scratching to the back.and wearing to the corners. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
England's Thousand Best Churches, Simon Jenkins
9 Simon Jenkins England's Thousand Best Churches
UK Allen Lane 1999 0713992816 / 9780713992816 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Parish churches are England's glory. They enshrine the history of a people, most of whom have lived far from the capital, court and Parliament. These people - their art , architecture and faith - are seldom recorded or celebrated. The parish church is their public monument. The D/J shows light wear with creasing to its top and bottom edges and corners, there is a bare patch on the base of the spine on the black boards. A good tight copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
Masterworks of Islamic Architecture; From Damascus to Granada, Fron Cairo to Istanbul, Stierlin,Henri
10 Stierlin,Henri Masterworks of Islamic Architecture; From Damascus to Granada, Fron Cairo to Istanbul
Egypt The American University in Cairo Press 2005 9774249496 / 9789774249495 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15 
The rapid spread of the Islamic faith from the seventh - century origins in the Arabian desert, and across the Middle-East carried with a cultural blossoming. The arts, technology, and sciences flourished thanks to this extraordinary renewal of the spirit. Also there was a great flourishing of architecture as this book sets out to show. Illustrated with over 360 stunning colour photographs, art historian Henri Stierlin celebrates the triumphs of the architectural and decorative arts of Islam in the Levant and Asia Minor, in North Africa and Spain. A Good clean and tight copy. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
11 Verey, David Cotswold churches
UK B.T. Batsford 1976 0713430540 / 9780713430547 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
The book starts with a long introduction, in which the author discusses and analyses the qualities which give character and unity to the churches of the Cotswolds. Then follows detailed notes on all the Cotswold churches that the author to be best worth visiting. The black board have bumps to the top front corners and the D/W has tear to the top front corner around the head and base of the spine, there is also the sticky residue of two labels on the front cover. It is still a clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 12.50 GBP

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