Handbook to the cathedrals of England. Western Division.

London: John Murray, 1864. 8vo, pp. vii, [2], 4-325; frontispiece, numerous plates and illustrations in text, Minnesota Historical Society bookplate on front paste-down with withdrawn stamp over it, light pencil notations throughout. front hinge cracked, extremities a bit rubbed and stained, else a good copy in original white cloth with decorative blind-stamped covers and gilt-decorated spine. Western division consists of Bristol, Gloucester, Hereford, Worcester and Lichfield. The exterior and interior descriptions are very detailed, supplemented by a history of the structure and its parts. Also included are histories of the church bodies or religious orders that originated or are associated with the cathedrals, and brief biographies of the bishops. Item #34302

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