Hereford Cathedral: A History

Hereford Cathedral: A History

by Gerald Aylmer
     
 

ISBN-10: 1852851945

ISBN-13: 9781852851941

Pub. Date: 07/07/2000

Publisher: Bloomsbury UK

The history of Hereford Cathedral is one of dramatic events, colourful characters and an ever changing building both inside and out. The building is perhaps most famous for its library, the late 13th century Mappa Mundi and its 8th century Gospel book. This authoritative history includes 36 essays on all aspects of the cathedral: the history of its foundation

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The history of Hereford Cathedral is one of dramatic events, colourful characters and an ever changing building both inside and out. The building is perhaps most famous for its library, the late 13th century Mappa Mundi and its 8th century Gospel book. This authoritative history includes 36 essays on all aspects of the cathedral: the history of its foundation before 1056 to the present day; architecture and furnishings; music and worship; library and archives; school and hospitals. Illustrated with photographs of the building and its furnishings, plans and drawings this is truly a comprehensive work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781852851941
Publisher:
Bloomsbury UK
Publication date:
07/07/2000
Product dimensions:
10.00(w) x 7.00(h) x 1.56(d)

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