Clapham, A.W.

English Romanesque architecture before the Conquest ; English Romanesque architecture after the Conquest.

Oxford, Clarendon Press 1930, 1934.

Reference: 13613
Price: £95 [convert currency]

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8vo. xx+168pp, photo frontispiece, 65 photo plates, 52 text figs ; xvi + 180pp, photo frontispiece, 47 photo plates, 43 text figs. Publisher’s blue cloth, spines faded. A few leaves in first volume slightly creased at top right-hand outer corner.

First editions of both volumes of this well-organised survey of English Romanesque architecture, excellent for its date and benefiting from the expertise both of its author, the future Sir Alfred Clapham, and of those scholars whom Clapham consulted, notably Dr John Bilson and Sir Charles Peers. Handsomely printed with good photo plates.

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