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Harvey, John

The Gothic world 1100-1600. A survey of architecture and art.

London, Batsford 1950.

Reference: 10072
Price: £35 [convert currency]

Full Description

Large 8vo. xii+160pp, photo frontispiece, photo ills on 39 plates, numerous text ills. Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper (minor chips to dustwrapper at upper edge). Jill Allibone’s copy, with her bookplate.

A slightly scarcer companion volume to Harvey’s earlier pioneering study ‘Gothic England. A survey of national culture 1300-1550’. It discusses the development of the Gothic style across national frontiers and records designers and craftsmen named in contemporary records.