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Texts and Monuments

A study of ten Anglo-Saxon churches of the pre-Viking period

£72.00
Author:
Christopher Pickles
Publication Year:
1999
Language:
English
Paperback:
331pp. Includes 51 black and white figures with maps, drawings and photographs, 1 plate in colour
ISBN 10:
0860549410
ISBN:
9780860549413
BAR number:
B277
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Description

BOOK DESCRIPTION
Examination of ten major churches of pre-Viking period in Anglo-Saxon England, from a linguistic as well as from an historical point of view. As a whole, the book provides an historical context for the development of Anglo-Saxon architecture in the seventh and eighth centuries. Evidence from Merovinigian and early Carolingian Gaul is also examined and the text of almost all the documentary evidence, together with the author's new translations, is given in second part of the study.