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 and periodicals




111 p., [42] leaves of plates : ill., plans ; 26 cm.


Descriptive Terms

Church architecture Designs and plans.
Church architecture
Architecture, Gothic
Gothic revival (Architecture)


Hart, J. Coleman.


New York : Dana


111 p., [42] leaves of plates : ill., plans ; 26 cm.


Cover title: Hart's parish churches.
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.
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.
Inscribed A. R. Esty (Alexander R. Esty (1826-1881), architect). Book accompanied by an orginal design sketch, possibly by Esty.

Call Number

Rare NA4810.H3


Great Britain.

Variant Title

Hart's parish churches.