7 edition of Anglo-Saxon Architecture found in the catalog.
Harold McCarter Taylor
June 30, 1978
by Cambridge University Press
Written in English
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The aim of this book is to provide an informed introduction to the subjects so that the reader will be able to confidently recognise Anglo-Saxon church architectural features and Anglo-Saxon . This book attempts to eliminate the traditional divisions between “Insular” and “Anglo-Saxon” art by adopting the Continental descriptor “Early Christian” (a term applied more generally to European, especially Mediterranean, art and architecture .
C. A. R. Radford's opening remarks on the Anglo-Saxon house in the inaugural issue of Medieval Archaeology () belong to another age.1 In the sixty years since Radford wrote, archaeology has revolutionized our understanding of Anglo-Saxon architecture. This much is clear from John Blair's majestic new book Author: Richard Hodges. Founded in the Anglo-Saxon period, the architecture is mainly Norman, following a rebuilding in the 12th century. It is one of the most important 12th-century buildings in England to have 80 pins.
This is the first new introduction to Anglo-Saxon art in twenty-five years and the first book to take account of the discovery of the Staffordshire Hoardthe largest Author: Leslie Webster. A radical rethinking of the Anglo-Saxon world that draws on the latest archaeological discoveries. This beautifully illustrated book draws on the latest archaeological discoveries to present a Cited by: 4.
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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.
Anglo-Saxon Architecture: Volume Comprehensive listing of over churches with extant Anglo-Saxon building fabric. (Black and white plates at the back of volume two.)5/5.
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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 inwith 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).
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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).
Anglo-Saxon art, manuscript illumination and architecture produced in Britain from about the 7th century to the Norman Conquest of Anglo-Saxon art may be divided into two distinct. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kerr, Mary. Anglo-Saxon architecture.
Aylesbury, Bucks, UK: Shire, (OCoLC) Online version. The pilgrimage to discriminate the styles of Anglo-Saxon architecture on which Dr Harold Taylor embarked with his late wife Joan some fifty years ago was brought to a majestic conclusion in by the publication of the third volume of Anglo-Saxon Architecture Cited by: 1.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Taylor, Harold McCarter, Anglo-Saxon architecture. Cambridge [Eng.] University Press, (OCoLC) Blair provides a compelling, integrated survey of Anglo-Saxon settlement, habitation, architecture, landscape design, and urban design.
An impressive book of /5(18). Buy Anglo-Saxon Architecture 3 Part Set Reissue by H. Taylor, Joan Taylor (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery /5(3).
There is a source of information on the subject of Anglo-Saxon Architecture which has hitherto been neglected, and which has always appeared to me to be of great importance. .From intriguing settlements, abundant with archaeological treasures to crumbling church steeples, discover the finest examples of Anglo-Saxon architecture.
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