The Greater Abbeys of England

By: Gasquet, Abbot

Price: $20.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good Plus


Original dark blue blindstamped cloth lettered in gold on boards. Fifty-nine colour plates after Warwick Goble. Top edges gilt. Three plates re-inserted. The heart-rending story of the destruction of the abbeys in 1535-1536 by Henry VIII's Bill of Suppression, carried out by Thomas Cromwell. Students of history, religion, and architecture alike will profit from a serious study of this book. Previous owner's name. 378 pp.

Title: The Greater Abbeys of England

Author Name: Gasquet, Abbot

Illustrator: After Warwick Goble

Categories: History, Religion,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Toronto, The Musson Book Co., Limited: 1908

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good Plus

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 004622

Keywords: NOISBN History. Religion. Architecture.