My basket contains:

0 items £0.00

View Basket

£30.00

Add to basket
Price in Euros €32.35
Price in USD $36.14
Select your currency
Calculated price

FREE UK Postage for online orders over £60

Terms and conditions apply

The History of England's Cathedrals

Nicholas Orme

  • Format: Book

  • Pages: 200

  • Publisher: Impress Books

  • Date Published: Sep 2017

  • Stock Code: 91468

  • ISBN: 9781907605987

  • Binding: Hardback

Average Rating: Be the first to rate this product!
Your Rating:
Total rating: 0 out of 5
Total votes: 0

Description

England's sixty or so Anglican and Roman Catholic cathedrals are among its most iconic buildings and attract thousands of worshippers and visitors every year. Yet though much has been written about their architecture, there is no complete guide to their history and activities. This book provides the first rounded account of the whole of their 1700 years from Roman times to the present day.

It explains the layout of their buildings, the people who ran them, their worship and music, their links with learning and education, and their outreach to society. It relates their history to the history of England and shows how they adapted to change and weathered disasters to survive as great repositories of our national history.

Nicholas Orme is a noted religious historian, and this is his pioneer history of the subject. Although much has been written about their architecture, no one has ever told the whole of their story from Roman times to the present day, and in such an accessible manner.

Post a Review

You need to be logged in to post a review

Customers Who Bought This Also Bought



Wellbeing in Interiors: Philosophy, design and value in practice

Wellbeing in Interiors: Philosophy, design and value in practice

This highly illustrated guide explores how the design of interior spaces can impact on wellbeing, enabling interior designers and project teams to... (more)

£35.00

Add to basket
The History of England's Cathedrals Wellbeing in Interiors: Philosophy, design and value in practice

Wellbeing in Interiors: Philosophy, design and value in practice

Wellbeing in Interiors: Philosophy, design and value in practice

This highly illustrated guide explores how the design of interior spaces can impact on wellbeing, enabling interior designers and project teams to... (more)

£35.00

Add to basket
The History of England's Cathedrals Wellbeing in Interiors: Philosophy, design and value in practice

Building in Arcadia: The case for well designed rural development

Building in Arcadia: The case for well designed rural development

Building in Arcadia: The case for well designed rural development is a reasoned, impassioned and ultimately practical book identifying key... (more)

£35.00

Add to basket
The History of England's Cathedrals Building in Arcadia: The case for well designed rural development

RIBA Journal: August 2019

RIBA Journal: August 2019

RIBA Journal is the official magazine of the Royal Institute of British Architects. Packed with regular essential reading, in-depth building... (more)

£15.00

Add to basket
The History of England's Cathedrals RIBA Journal: August 2019

RIBA Journal: July 2019

RIBA Journal: July 2019

RIBA Journal is the official magazine of the Royal Institute of British Architects. Packed with regular essential reading, in-depth building... (more)

£15.00

Add to basket
The History of England's Cathedrals RIBA Journal: July 2019

Lead Designer's Handbook: Managing design and the design team in the digital age

Lead Designer's Handbook: Managing design and the design team in the digital age

Despite co-ordination being the principal focus of the Lead Designer’s role, there is very little written about how to undertake these duties... (more)

£35.00

Add to basket
The History of England's Cathedrals Lead Designer's Handbook: Managing design and the design team in the digital age

Recently Viewed