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Hardback, 9 x 6 inches. In light green cloth covers with blue lettering to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper by BRIAN COOK. Plans to endpapers. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper in protective wrapper. (DW spine faded and rubbed at ends, slight foxing. Price clipped.) Else a very clean and tight copy. 114p. Colour frontis & 138 b/w.plates. Drawings by BRIAN COOK. Some fold out plans at back. Description of the founding, work and functions of Abbeys in England. The author describes the various orders and their hierarchies and their place in Medieval Society. Covers convents, monasteries, abbeys, priories, and gives a list, county by county of their remains and present functions.
Title: The English Abbey Its Life and Work in the Middle Ages. The British Heritage Series. With Drawings by Brian Cook.
Categories: BATSFORD PUBLICATIONS,
Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford, 1942/3 (2nd Edition Reprint.).:
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Seller ID: 83247
Keywords: BATSFORD PUBLICATIONS FRED H. CROSSLEY, English Abbey, Life, Work, Middle Ages, British Heritage, BRIAN COOK, founding, orders, convents, monasteries, abbeys, priories, remains, 1942, 2nd Edition Reprint