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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

Christian Monuments In England and Wales: An Historical And descriptive Sketch Of The Various Classes Of Sepulchral Monuments Which Have Been In Use In This Country From About The Era Of The Norman Conquest To The Time Of Edward The Fourth.

By: BOUTELL, Rev. Charles .

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London: George Bell, 1854.:

Seller ID: 8965

4to. 26cm x 16.5cm x 1.2cm. pp.8/156 . Light spotting to last few pages, otherwise clean text with good illustrations. Ownership signature to verso front board: "H. Tyrell-Green". Contemporary cloth with gilt title to spine. Spine carefully strengthened. 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

ISBN: 0297789112

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 Weale's Scientific and Technical series books, inkstamp to title page, ink stamped date (28 Jan.97) and handwritten "Chief Survey... View more info


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 owner to front free endpaper, spotting to endpapers. Black bevelled cloth, bright gilt title to front and spine, wear to top a... View more info

Norfolk Churches.

By: CAUTLEY, H. Munro.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Ipswich: Norman Adlard & Co. Ltd, 1949.:

Seller ID: 44919

1st edition. Pp.xiv/272, coloured frontispiece + 274 original photographs and folding map to end. Green cloth, gilt title to front and spine, edges slightly rubbed and minor spotting to spine. G+. View more info

Norfolk Churches.

By: CAUTLEY, H. Munro.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Ipswich: Norman Adlard & Co. Ltd, 1949. 0:

Seller ID: 45319

1st edition in dust wrapper. Pp.xiv/272, coloured frontispiece + 274 original photographs and folding map to end. Coloured dustwrapper with design by Albert Ribbans. Complete, but with small tears and loss to top and tail of spine. Green cloth, gilt title to front and spine, edges slightly rubbed and minor spotting to spine. VG/G+. 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

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.


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

Twenty Four Essex Churches.


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.


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 some colour) photos and figure illustrations throughout. Paperback. VG. View more info