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Designs for parish churches in the three styles of English church architecture / with an analysis of each style, a review of the nomenclature of the periods of English Gothic architecture and some remarks introductory to church building, exemplified in a series of over one hundred illustrations, by J. Coleman Hart.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
Hart's parish churches.
Originator
Hart, J. Coleman.
Publication
New York : Dana
Date
1857.
Description
111 p., [42] leaves of plates : ill., plans ; 26 cm.
Notes
Cover title: Hart's parish churches.
Inscribed A. R. Esty (Alexander R. Esty (1826-1881), architect). Book accompanied by an orginal design sketch, possibly by Esty.
Textured brown cloth binding; lettering and picture of a baptismal font tooled in gilt within a ruled frame blind stamped on upper cover; same design and lettering repeated in blind on lower cover; spine lettered in gilt with rules blind stamped at top and base; plain beige endpapers; t.p. lettered in red or black with Plate I of the first section as frontispiece; top edges gilt.
The plates are grouped together at the end of each section, except for the frontispiece illustration for each section, in alternating groups of 6 and 8, and are numbered I to VI or I to VIII.
GUSN
146743
Call Number
Rare NA4810.H3
Descriptive terms
Architecture, Gothic
Church architecture
Church architecture Designs and plans.
Gothic revival (Architecture)
Places
Great Britain.

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