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  • Tiny Churches
    Tiny Churches (English, Hardback) Dixe Wills

    Discover 60 of Britain's most perfect diminutive churches that prove small is beautiful. Descriptive background text brings the history of each tiny church to life.

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  • Medieval Church Architecture
    Medieval Church Architecture (English, Paperback) Jon Cannon

    By learning how to identify the stylistic phases that resulted from shifts in architectural fashion, it is possible to date each part of a church to within a decade or two. This book introduces key features of each succeeding style, from Anglo-Saxon and Norman through to the three great gothic styles, Early English, Decorated and Perpendicular.

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  • The Parthenon
    The Parthenon (Paperback) Mary Beard

    The ruined silhouette of the Parthenon on its hill above Athens is one of the world's most famous images. Its 'looted' Elgin Marbles are a global cause celebre. But what actually are they? This work tells the history and explains the significance of the Parthenon, the temple of the virgin goddess Athena, the divine patroness of ancient Athens.

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  • Brunelleschi's Dome
    Brunelleschi's Dome (Paperback) Ross King

    His life was one of ambition, ingenuity, rivalry and intrigue - a human drama set against the plagues, wars, political feuds and intellectual ferments of Renaissance Florence, the glorious era for which the dome remains the most compelling symbol.

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  • Empire of Death
    Empire of Death (English, Hardback) Paul Koudounaris

    Takes the reader on an international tour of macabre and devotional architectural masterpieces in nearly 20 countries. This book brings together some of the world's most important charnel sites, ranging from the crypts of the Capuchin monasteries in Italy, to the strange tomb of a 1960s wealthy Peruvian nobleman.

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  • London's City Churches
    London's City Churches (English, Paperback) Stephen Millar

    From the earliest medieval remains to the handful of churches rebuilt after 1945, this pocket guide includes some of London's finest architecture The sanctity of the church has prevented London's churches from being redeveloped or altered in any significant way, and so they remain historical islands while the environment around them has changed beyond recognition. This guide is packed with...

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  • English Cathedral
    English Cathedral (English, Hardback) Martin Barnes, John Goodall

    Among the most magnificent buildings of England are its Anglican cathedrals, great symbols of spiritual and architectural power. There are few experiences more uplifting and humbling than standing in the nave of a cathedral, and no one can fail to marvel at Durham's incomparable Romanesque masterpiece, the elegant stylistic unity of Salisbury, the world-famous stained glass of Canterbury or the...

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  • The Sagrada Familia
    The Sagrada Familia (Hardback) Gijs van Hensbergen

    A definitive and illuminating biography of one of the most famous - and most famously unfinished - buildings in the world, the Sagrada Familia of Barcelona. ...

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  • Churches
    Churches (English, Paperback) Simon Bradley

    This compact and accessible book is for anyone who would like to understand more about the architectural history of English churches. Clear and easy to use, the text explains the key components of church architecture?stylistic developments, functional requirements, regional variations, and arcane vocabulary. Readers can equip themselves to explore historic churches knowledgeably, evaluate...

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  • Wren's City of London Churches
    Wren's City of London Churches (English, Paperback) John Christopher

    A short history of the 51 Wren-designed churches in the city of London.

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  • Rice's Church Primer
    Rice's Church Primer (English, Hardback) Matthew Rice

    The countryside, towns and cities of Britain are full of churches. They represent some of the most iconic, beautiful and occasionally bizarre buildings in the country. They have a lot to say about our history, our art and our ideas. But how do you read them? Through charming illustrations, Rice's Church Primer reveals the basic grammar and vocabulary of church architecture throughout the United...

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  • Cathedrals of Britain
    Cathedrals of Britain (English, Paperback) David Pepin

    Covering not just Anglican but Roman Catholic and Scottish cathedrals, this book addresses the ongoing story of daily worship, conservation, pilgrimage and the tourism industry within cathedrals.

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  • The Brass Eagle Lecterns of England
    The Brass Eagle Lecterns of England (English, Paperback) Marcus Meulen

    The story of the wonderful brass eagle lecterns of England

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  • Unlocking the Church
    Unlocking the Church (English, Hardback) William Whyte

    Unlocking the Church is the story of a revolution. The Victorians transformed how churches were understood, experienced, and built. Initially controversial, this revolution was so successful, that it has now been forgotten. Yet it still shapes our experience of church buildings and also helps make sense of what we should do with them now.

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  • Embodied Light
    Embodied Light (English, Hardback) Hariri Pontarini Architects

    The continental Baha'i Temple of South America will be opened in fall 2016. With numerous drawings, models, renderings, and photographs, this book shows the design and construction process, and the beauty, of this unique building.

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  • Mosques
    Mosques (English, Hardback) Leyla Uluhanli

    One of the most important and authoritative books to celebrate mosque architecture and Islamic design, featuring many new photographs commissioned for this volume.

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  • English Medieval Misericords
    English Medieval Misericords (English, Paperback) Paul Hardwick

    A comprehensive survey of the intriguing misericord carvings, setting them in their religious context and looking at their different themes and motifs.

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  • Buildings for Mission
    Buildings for Mission (English, Paperback) Nigel Walter, Andrew Mottram

    A money-saving handbook for all who care for and maintain church buildings, this practical and comprehensive guide provides expert advice from a leading church architect and an experienced heritage buildings specialist. They also show how church buildings can be tools for contemporary mission, packed with potential for community engagement.

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  • Fifty English Steeples
    Fifty English Steeples (English, Hardback) Julian Flannery

    Presents a systematic survey of the fifty most important medieval parish church towers and spires in England, covering a period of some five hundred years. In this title, the introduction provides an overview of the technological and aesthetic development of towers and spires, and examines the evolution of their major architectural elements.

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  • Norwich Cathedral Close
    Norwich Cathedral Close (English, Paperback) Roberta Gilchrist

    Changes in the layout of the cathedral and its close traced over 600 years, using Norwich as a case-study.

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