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English Cathedrals

English Cathedrals

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1 Winkles, Benjamin WINKLESíS ARCHITECTURAL AND PICTURESQUE ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE CATHEDRAL CHURCHES OF ENGLAND AND WALES: THE DRAWINGS MADE FROM SKETCHES TAKEN EXPRESSLY FOR THIS WORK, WITH HISTORICAL AND DESCRIPTIVE ACCOUNTS.
London W. Kent & Co. (Late D. Bogue) 1860 New edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
4to 11" - 13" tall; New edition, with the addition of the Manchester Cathedral. Added title page engraving : (v. 1) Cathedral churches of Great Britain; (v. 2-3) Cathedral churches of England and Wales. Vol. 2 published 1851. Signatures of Sumner McKnight Crosby (1909-1982) , renowned Medievalist and architectural historian. Spectacular red morocco full leather bindings. Five raisedbands, six compartments, elaborately gilt decorated spines. Top edges gilt. Lavishly gilt tooled bindings with gilt, floral decorated panels, gilt rules. All edges of the bindings themselves are gilt decorated with a floral motif. Inside gilt dentelles. Marbled endpapers. Occasional very light foxing. Ever so slight, barely perceptible rubs at the tips, otherwise a wonderful set in like new condition! The drawings made from sketches, etc. , by Hablot Brown, Robert Garland and others v. 1. Salisbury cathedral. Canterbury cathedral. York cathedral. St. Paulís cathedral. Wells cathedral. Rochester cathedral. Winchester cathedral. V. 2. Lincoln cathedral. Chichester cathedral. Ely cathedral. Terborough cathedral. Norwich cathedral. Exeter cathedral. Bristol cathedral. Oxford cathedral. V. 3. Lichfield cathedral. Gloucester cathedral. Hereford cathedral. Worcester cathedral. Durham cathedral. Carlisle cathedral. Chester cathedral. Ripon cathedral. St. Davidís cathedral. Llandaff cathedral. St. Asaphís cathedral. Bangor cathedral. Manchester cathedral.. 
Price: 1500.00 USD
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