Architecture & Interior Design Books

Smith, R J L (compiled + edited by): A Guide to Cathedrals and Greater Churches (14876)

R J L Smith 1st 1988
8vo pb 360pp, v minor wr to edges of cvrs, sl sunning to spine o/w VG+ 665 gms
(Order reference 14876).

360 pages with glossary, facilities and charts and the book is illustrated throughout with black and white drawings. Described are 55 churches, minsters, abbeys and cathedrals, each illustrated by a full-page line drawing. Each building has background historical information, a brief description of the exterior and interior, along with a list of services for weekdays & Sundays with times. There is a location map at the front of the book, other illustrations include the dioceses of England, a plan of a cathedral, & period styles in English architecture. Also included is a list of important dates in the development of the church in Britain from 29 AD to the mid-twentieth century.