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Celebrating Our Heritage. A Journey through Christian England.

By: BOGLE, Joanna.:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Hants: Marshall-Pickering, 1988.:

Seller ID: 6600


1st ed. "A guide book with a difference: It centres on the relics of our Christian past". Pp. 11/160. 20 b/w drawings by Ursula Nash + 1 map. P.b,Illustd. cover. VG. View more info

Westminster Abbey.

By: BOND, Francis,

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London: Henry Frowde/Oxford University Press, 1909.:

Seller ID: 44281


1st edition. History, architecture and furnushings of Westminster Abbey, the Coronation Church of England and the mausoleum of her kings. Pp.xvi/332/4(ads for other works by the author, black & white photos and illustrations throughout, owner's details to front free endpaper, spotting to endpapers. Light blue cloth, dustwrapper rubbed and darkened with edge tears and small losses. G+/G. View more info

Suffolk Churches and Their Treasures by H. Munro Cautley, F.S.A., A.R.I.B.A. Surveyor to the Diocese of St. Edmundsbury and Ipswich and Author of "Royal Arms And Commandments In Our Churches".

By: CAUTLEY H. Munro .

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Ipswich: Norman Adlard and Co. Ltd., 1954 . 0:

Seller ID: 37513


A very good copy of the 3rd edition of this book first published in 1937, with the original dustwrapper. The definitive work on Suffolk churches, their architectural history, exteriors, interiors and fittings. Folio. 11" x 7.5" x 1.5" pp.9[1p.]/pp.363 pages. Illustrated dustwrapper, lightly foxed, rubbed along the edges and a couple of small edge chips, now protected by a removeable clear plastic cover. Orange cloth covered boards with bright gilt titles to both the front board and spine. Very clean. Very clean throughout, no inscriptions. Illustrated with 3 colour, and 415 black a... View more info

Suffolk Churches and Their Treasures. (Fifth edition).With a Supplement on Victorian Church Building in Suffolk by Anne Riches and a Survey of Lost and Ruined Churches by John Blatchley and Peter Northeast.

By: CAUTLEY H. Munro .

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, 1982. 0851151434:

Seller ID: 40345

ISBN: 0851151434


A very good copy of the 5th edition of this book first published in 1937. The definitive work on Suffolk churches, their architectural history, exteriors, interiors and fittings, this edition includes a supplement on Victorian church building in Suffolk by Anne Riches, and a survey of lost and ruined churches by John Blatchley and Peter Northeast. Folio. 11" x 7.5" x 1.5" Pp.9/444, 8 colour plates + 25 black & white plates. Blue cloth, dustwrapper a clear protective wrap affixed. VG/G+. View more info

Suffolk Churches and Their Treasures by H. Munro Cautley, F.S.A., A.R.I.B.A. Surveyor to the Diocese of St. Edmundsbury and Ipswich and Author of "Royal Arms And Commandments In Our Churches".

By: CAUTLEY H. Munro [ Signed by Author].

Price: £58.00

Publisher: Ipswich: Norman Adlard and Co. Ltd., 1938 . 0:

Seller ID: 44678


A very good copy of the 2nd edition of this book first published in 1937, with the original dustwrapper. The definitive work on Suffolk churches, their architectural history, exteriors, interiors and fittings. Folio. 11" x 7.5" x 1.5" pp.9[1p.]/pp.363 pages, gift message to front free endpaper. Illustrated dustwrapper, lightly foxed, rubbed along the edges and a couple of small edge chips, now protected by a removeable clear plastic cover. Orange cloth covered boards with bright gilt titles to both the front board and spine. Very clean. Illustrated with 3 colour, and 415 black and ... View more info

Exploring Churches. Full Colour Guide to British Churches.

By: CLOWNEY, Paul & Tessa.:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Oxford: Lion Publishing plc, 1993.:

Seller ID: 17722


Rep. "A splendid guide for travellers who wish to concentrate on beautiful and memorable churches." 24.5cms. x 20cms. Pp. 189, over specially commissioned photographs, 80 b/w illustrations, illustrated endpapers. Black cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w. VG/VG. View more info

Parish Churches. Revised by Bryan Little.

By: COX, J.C., & FORD, C.B.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London: B.T. Batsford Ltd., 1961.:

Seller ID: 9264


Revised paperback ed. Deals with churches built as the parochial worshipping places of the laity. Pp. 187, 51 b/w illustns., 12 figs. Toning to pages. P/b. Illustd. cover. G. View more info

Canute's Tower, St. Beuno's, 1848-1989.

By: EDWARDS, Paul.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Leominster: Gracewing, Fowler Wright Books, 1990.:

Seller ID: 9273


1st ed. "This book contains a wealth of absorbing material for anyone interested in the history of the Jesuits (from their foundation to the present day). Pp. 8/155, frontis portrait, 6 b/w illustns, + 1 map. Slight toning to pages. P/b. Illustd. cover. G+. View more info

Be a Church Detective. A Young Person's Guide to Old Churches. (Cartoons by Taffy Davies).

By: FEWINS, Clive.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Church House. 1992.:

Seller ID: 28492


1st ed. "Packed full of historical information, fact boxes, drawings and cartoons". 24.5cms x 18cms. Pp 48, many b/w illustrations, illustrated cover. VG. View more info

At a Service Near You. British Churches - The Good, The Bad and The Ugly.

By: GLEDHILL, Ruth.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: Hodder & Stoughton. 1996.:

Seller ID: 18471


1st ed. "From sleepy rural chapels to large, loud, city congregations, Ruth describes them all with insight and wit". Pp 180. P/b. Small scuff to front cover. Illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Southwark Story. Foreword by The Very Rev. H.E. Ashdown, M.A.

By: HIGHAM, Florence.:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1955.:

Seller ID: 13447


1st ed. History of Southwark Cathedral. Pp. 315, frontis., 17 b/w illustns., maps to endpapers, with 8 page pamphlet 'Southwark Cathedral Historical & Architectural Notes with a plan of the building' by George G. Pace, Consultant Architect to the Cathedral, loosely inserted. Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine, illustd. d/w with small tear and chipping. VG/G. View more info

Keeping in Time with Suffolk Churches. The Anglican Church in Suffolk. Service Times and Activities. Choristers and Campanologists.

By: HOWAT, A.J.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Bures Publications, 1983.:

Seller ID: 28894


1st.ed. "In showing service times, it is not intended to encourage parishioners to for-sake their own church, but rather as a guide to Suffolk. Some parishes are combined and clergy officiate at a number of churches. In such cases, this book will assist in locating the nearest service at a preferred time." Pp.92, b/w illustrations by P.A Everitt. P/b. G+ View more info

Exploring Cathedrals.

By: HUDSON, Kenneth.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Sevenoaks: Hodder & Stoughton. 1978.:

Seller ID: 24484


1st ed. "Explores what lies behind the building and decoration of cathedrals with particular emphasis on the people and problems involved. Gives a rich and unique background to the buildings that we see today". Pp 182, some b/w illustrations, toning to pages, owners inkstamp to fep. P/b, slight scuffing to spine, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Shrines of Christendom: The Reflections of a Pilgrim.

By: JEWSON, Charles B.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London: Kingsgate Press, 1946.:

Seller ID: 27335


1st ed. "This book contains reflections set down in time of war upon pilgrimages made during the period between the wars." Pp. 97, 8 b/w illustrations, fep absent. Beige cloth. G+. View more info

Our English Church Heritage From the Beginning to 1662.

By: JOHNSON, Margot.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Durham: Turnstone Ventures, 1987. 0946105057:

Seller ID: 38944

ISBN: 0946105057


1st edition. "No-one can travel far in England without seeing an ancient parish church...Our churches display a fascinating variety of shape, size, building materials and architectural style. Venture inside, and each is a surprise, apparently a law unto itself." Pp.32, double page chart of how the Prayer Book was made, colour photos and black & white illustrations throughout. Paperback. VG. View more info

Enjoying Historic Churches.

By: JONES, Lawrence E.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: John Baker. 1964.:

Seller ID: 26201


1st ed. "A miniature guide to the 'ordinary' church, and since no church of medieval foundation is ordinary it becomes a handbook to England's richest legacy of art and architecture". Pp unpaginated, many colour & b/w illustrations. P/b, stiff card covers, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The Good Church Guide. A Church-goer's Companion.

By: KILMISTER, Anthony.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth: Penguin. 1982.:

Seller ID: 15441


"A unique catalogue for the tourist of the services, history and architecture of Anglican Churches in England". Pp 392, occasional b/w illustrations. 2 sketch maps. Owners bookplate to fep. P/b. Illustrated cover. G+. View more info

How to Explore Abbeys and Monasteries.

By: LINDLEY, Kenneth A.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: Educational Supply Association Ltd., 1961.:

Seller ID: 27589


1st ed. "You may wonder what these places were like, who built them and why there were so many of them. This book will give you some of the answers to these questions." 21.3cms. x 17cms. Pp. 5/90, b/w illustrations throughout, maps to endpapers. Illustrated boards. VG. View more info

Chichester Cathedral. Its History and Art. (Illustrated by Geoffrey Robinson).

By: LOWTHER-CLARKE, W.K.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: SPCK. 1957.:

Seller ID: 18858


1st ed. "Not meant to compete with the ordinary guides or histories, but rather to supplement them, and in particular to provide, material for teachers who bring their pupils to the Cathedral and would like to explain its meaning". Pp 107. Some b/w illustrations. P/b. Stiff card covers, rubbing to front edge. G+. View more info

St Alban's Cathderal and Abbey Church. A Guide. Together with Some Extracts from the History of the Abbey.

By: PAGE,William./NICHOLSON, The Late Rev. H.J.B.

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London: George Bell and Sons, 1898.:

Seller ID: 39767


Guide to St Alban's Cathedral and church by William Page and Extracts from the History of the Abbey by Nicholson. Pp.xii/98, black & white photo frontispiece + illustrations and floor plans, decorated head pieces and capitals, toning to endpieces. White cloth spine with dark grey paper covered boards. Scarce. VG. View more info