The Glory of Westminster Abbey

By: CARPENTER, David (text)

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A tour and history of London's venerable Westminster Abbey in words and pictures. The magnificent 13th century church is the burial place of 15 kings, five queens and numerous notable English personages. It has served as the site of most royal coronations and numerous royal weddings, as well as other notable events in English history. With 16 color and 44 black & white photos; maps of the church, outbuildings and grounds as of 1532 to endpapers. --- In pictorial covers with color images of the interior of the church to front and back panels; wrapped in dust jacket duplicating the cover images. Undated, but possibly published c.1970s-80s. --- A clean, bright copy lacking damages worthy of mention. Jacket with a little creasing to edges; else nice.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 48 pages

Title: The Glory of Westminster Abbey

Author Name: CARPENTER, David (text)

Categories: >>Religion and Spirituality, >>Art & Architecture,

Publisher: Norwich, England, Jarrold & Sons, Ltd.: [c.1970s-80s]

ISBN Number: 0853065217

ISBN Number 13: 9780853065210

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Stock No.: 82965