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Reliques of Ancient English Architecturef

Johnson, John; Alfred Newman

Published by Day & Son, London, 1856
Condition: f to vg Hardcover

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Folio (15 1/8 x 11 1/4"). Unpaginated. [2] leaves (Engraved title and Index), [80] leaves (Plates). Contemporary half burgundy morocco over cloth, with gold lettering to spine. Engraved title. "Reliques of Ancient English Architecture" is a stunning pictorial survey of ancient church architecture in the United Kingdom.The 80 striking stone lithographs have been engraved by Alfred Newman after John Johnson's drawings and depict the following: 1. Gateway, Kirkham Abbey, Yorkshire; 2. St. Peter's Raunds, Northamptonshire; 3. Denford Church, Northampton; 4. Beaudesert; Warwickshire; 5. Battle Abbey Gateway, Sussex; 6. Ketton, Rutlandshire; 7. Compton Winyatt, Warwickshire; 8. Middleton Cheyney, Northamptonshire; 9. St. Mary's, Warwick; 10. Barnack, Northampton; 11. Door in Transept, Patrington, Yorkshire and Door in Bloxham Church, Hampshire; 12. Tiltey Abbey. Essex; 13. St Wolfram's. Grantham, Lincolnshire; 14. St. Cross Hospital Church, Hampshire; 15. Aumsby, Lincolnshire; 16. St Clement's., Terrington, Norfolk; 17. St. Mary's, Rushden, Northamptonshire; 18. St. Andrew's, Barnwell, Northamptonshire; 19. Wollaston Church, Northamptonshire; 20. Crick, Northamptonshire, Priests' Door in Chancel and Wolcot Church, Priests' Door; 21. Porch, Answick, Lincolnshire and Porch, Byfield, Northamptonshire; 22. Gedney, Lincolnshire; 23. Trekingham Church, Lincolnshire; 24. Whittlesea Church, Cambridgeshire; 25. Bingham, Nottinghamshire; 26. Molton, Lincolnshire; 27. South-west View of Skelton Church, Yorkshire; 28. South-est View of Skelton Church, Yorkshire; 29. Molton, Lincolnshire; 30. St. Mary Magdalen, Newark, Nottinghamshire; 31. Walcot, Lincolnshire; 32. St. Edith's, Anwick, Lincolnshire; 33. St John's, Devizes, Wiltshire; 34. Billingborough, Lincolnshire; 35. St. Mary's, Sutton, Lincolnshire; 36. St. Andrew's, Heckington, Lincolnshire; 37. Luddington, Northamptonshire; 38. Ringstead Church, Northamptonshire; 39. Rye House, Hertfordshire; 40. Holbeach, Lincolnshire; 41. Whiston Church, Northamptonshire; 42. North Raunceby, Lincolshire; 43. Porch of Skelton Church, Yorkshire; 44. Patrington Church, Yorkshire; 45. St. Mary's Devizes, Wiltshire; 46. Castor, Northamptonshire; 47. Hawton, Nottinghamshire; 48. St. Mary's, Stamford, Northamptonshire; 49. Whaplode, Lincolnshire; 50. Pottern, Wiltshire; 51. St. James's, Southam, Warwickshire; 52. Holy Cross, Byfield, Northamptonshire; 53. St. John's, Leverington, Cambridgeshire; 54. Porch, Offchurch Warwickshire and Donington Church, Lincolnshire; 55. North side of Chancel, Heckington, Lincolnshire; 56. South Porch, Heckington, Lincolnshire; 57. St. Micahel's, Coventry, Warwickshire; 58. St. Mary's Warmington, Northamptonshire; 59. St. Peter's, Howden; Yorkshire; 60. St. Mary's, Warmington, Northamptonshire; 61. St. Mary's Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire; 62. West Doorway in Tower, Higham Ferrer, Northamptonshire; 63. Exterior South Porch, Uffingdon, Berkshire and Interior South Porch, Uffingdon, Berkshire; 64. Priests' Door in Chancel, Uffingdon, Berkshire and Door in South Transept, Uffingdon, Berkshire; 65. Stratford-on-Avon Warwickshire; 66. King's Norton, Worcestershire; 67. Hedon Church, Yorkshire; 68. Desborough, Northamptonshire; 69. Porch, Boxford Church, Suffolk; 70. All Saints', Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire; 71. St. Peter's, Dunchurch, Warwickshire; 72. King's Sutton, Northamptonshire; 73. Oundle Church, Northamptonshire; 74. West Door of Tower, Rothwell Church, Northamptonshire; 75. St. Mary's, Uffingdon, Berkshire; 76. St. Margaret's, Crick, Northamptonshire; 77. South Porch of Chacomb Church, Northamptonshire and South Porch of Oundle Church, Northamptonshire; 78. Holy Trinity Church, Rothwell, Northamptonshire; 79. West Doorway in Tower, Warmington, Northamptonshire; 80. St. Dionysius, Market Harborough, Leicestershire.Binding rubbed and sunned along edges. Upper corners bumped, thus slightly affecting the upper corner of very first and very last leaves. Binding in overall fair. Bookseller Inventory # 41350

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Title: Reliques of Ancient English Architecturef

Publisher: Day & Son, London

Publication Date: 1856

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:f to vg

Edition: First edition.

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