By John Shannon Hendrix
This ebook explains and celebrates the richness of English church buildings and cathedrals, that have a big position in medieval structure. The English Gothic variety constructed a little later than in France, yet speedily built its personal architectural and decorative codes. the writer, John Shannon Hendrix, classifies English Gothic structure in 4 primary levels: the early English Gothic, the adorned, the curvilinear, and the perpendicular Gothic. numerous photos of those architectural stories let us comprehend the total originality of england through the Gothic period: in Canterbury, Wells, Lincoln, York, and Salisbury. The English Gothic structure is a poetic one, talking either to the senses and spirit.
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