Published June 30, 1978
by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||404|
Anglo-Saxon Architecture book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. The summation of a lifetime's study, this volume presents a comprehensive and fully-illustrated analysis of Anglo-Saxon architecture that was widely acclaimed when it first appeared in . Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. Anglo-Saxon architecture, Volume 1 Anglo-Saxon Anglo-Saxon architecture . From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. Anglo-Saxon architecture, Volume 1 Architecture / General Architecture / History / General Architecture / Religious Buildings Architecture.
Book Description. A complete catalogue of the Anglo-Saxon fabric surviving in the churches of England. Volumes I and II were originally published in hardback in , with paperback editions appearing alongside Volume III in the s. Together, the three volumes provide an invaluable resource for the study of Anglo-Saxon architecture/5(2). Welcome to our site! On this page you will find the link to download the PDF for the college textbook titled: Anglo-Saxon Architecture. This book has been written by the author (s): Taylor, H. M.. The corresponding ISBN code of this free to download book is If this is not the free college textbook Continue reading ‘Anglo-Saxon Architecture . Anglo-Saxon architecture was a period in the history of architecture in England, and parts of Wales, from the mid-5th century until the Norman Conquest of Anglo-Saxon secular . The Anglo-Saxon's put a lot of energy into tower building in their church architecture, and often Saxon towers are the earliest surviving part of English parish churches. The towers began as .
Currently she is working on the use of the medieval high cross form in nineteenth century Irish sculpture. As part of the History Books project she is exploring the treatment of Anglo-Saxon . Featuring a wealth of color illustrations throughout, Building Anglo-Saxon England explores how the natural landscape was modified to accommodate human activity, and how many settlements — secular and religious—were laid out with geometrical precision by specialist surveyors. The book also shows how the Anglo-Saxon . An Anglo-Saxon poet marvelling at the ruins of a Roman city (perhaps Bath) called them ‘enta geweorc’ – the ‘work of giants’. It seemed incredible that they could be the work of mere men. . The summation of a lifetime's study, this volume presents a comprehensive and fully-illustrated analysis of Anglo-Saxon architecture that was widely acclaimed when it first appeared in The principal architectural features and ornament of the Anglo-Saxon churches 4/5(1).