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(Yevele) Harvey, John H.

Henry Yevele c.1320 to 1400. The life of an English architect.

London, B.T.Batsford Ltd (1946).

Reference: 10124
Price: £14 [convert currency]

Full Description

8vo. x+86pp, 71 ills partly on photo plates and partly in text, including colour frontispiece. Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper (wrapper slightly frayed at edges). Jill Allibone’s copy, with her bookplate.

The first modern biography of a mediæval English architect. Second edition (with added text on p.68). Harvey, unusually, was also responsible for the design of the volume’s dustwrapper (”jacket design by the author”).