|Statement||by Frances M. Gostling. With 8 illustrations from photographs.|
|Series||The lure of travel|
|LC Classifications||NA5461 .G6|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||184|
|LC Control Number||24012007|
“I prefer painting people’s eyes to cathedrals, for there is something in the eyes that is not in the cathedral, however solemn and imposing the latter may be — a human soul, be it that of a poor beggar or of a street walker, is more interesting to me.”. Details about The Lure of English Cathedrals by Frances M. Gostling, Hardcover. The Lure of English Cathedrals by Frances M. Gostling, Hardcover Richard Hardback Book The. $ Free shipping. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw (Book 3) by Jeff Kinney. $ Free shipping. Rating: % positive. The English Cathedral Hardcover – Febru I own virtually every book in print on English cathedrals and this book is an important addition to that collection for several reasons. First, the quality of the photography is superior to any other such book. They were all done for this book and were taken over a short period of time/5(12). There's no doubt that this is a wonderful book - Most of the major buildings are covered here, although there are some major omissions too (York, Albi, Coustances, Gloucester and Rouen are all missed for instance) and there are some German cathedrals which one would question as being ‘great’ included here - but by and large this gives a beautiful overview of the mainly /5(30).
The Lure of English Cathedrals Request an Image. first edition Hardcover New York. by GOSTLING, Frances M. New York: McBride & Co, Hardcover. Very Good. First American edition. Very good, book has minor rub of spine, edges and corners of cover, light foxing of cover, slight separation of front hinge starting, light yellowing of. This is a competent guide to all the well-known English cathedrals along with some of the less prominent ones, covering 53 in total. There is a map at the start of the book showing locations and a list of star ratings from 1 to 5, based on the author's personal preference/5(). Cathedral was one of DeMille's early books. It was first published in As I read the book, I continued to note how different the story is, pre, from more current writings/5. The book does contain text, including interesting notes from the photographer concerning his work and a brief history of England’s cathedrals. However, this is primarily a coffee table book. There are a number of wonderful introductory works for those interested in reading more on the subject, especially The Cathedrals of England (World of /5(12).
The cathedrals of England and Wales, being a fourth edition of English cathedrals illustrated, (London: B.T. Batsford, ), by Francis Bond (page images at HathiTrust) Turrets, towers, and temples; the great buildings of the world, as seen and described by famous writers, (New York: Dodd, Mead, [c]), by Esther Singleton (page. 10 of the best. Books. Ten of the best. Cathedrals in literature. Salisbury cathedral, the focus of William Golding's novel. Photograph: Peter Lewis/Loop Images/Corbis. This is a list of cathedrals in England and Wales and the Crown Dependencies of the Isle of Man, Gibraltar and those in the Channel Islands, by and intended cathedrals are listed separately. A cathedral church is a Christian place of worship that is the chief, or "mother" church of a diocese and is distinguished as such by being the location for the cathedra or bishop's seat. When it comes to cathedrals, we’re spoiled for choice in England. And each one has their own claim to fame. Because of this, it can be difficult to choose between them. However, we’ve listed 5 of the most stunning ones below. It’s definitely not an exhaustive list, but it’s a .