Title English Church Screens Being Great Roods, Screenwork & Rood-Lofts of Parish Churches in England & Wales
Publisher B.T. Batsford Ltd. 1936 1st edition
Seller ID 74201
Bound in dark green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to front. Size approx 8 x 10.5 inches. Very good condition. No jacket, minimal rubbing at rear board & spine, neat inscription front endpaper, inside pages clean and bright, binding tight. 288 illustrations. xii, 104pp. A rare major study of English & Welsh parochial church architecture, particularly religious interior design features, and with a slight geographical bias toward Kentish churches but with illustrated examples from all over England & Wales. Important work considering the loss of many such interior features due to fire and neglect in many churches.
Art Religion Aymer Vallance, English Church Screens, Screenwork, Roods, church interiors, Rood-Lofts, Parish Churches, Screens