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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 kind built just a little later than in France, yet swiftly constructed its personal architectural and decorative codes. the writer, John Shannon Hendrix, classifies English Gothic structure in 4 important levels: the early English Gothic, the adorned, the curvilinear, and the perpendicular Gothic. a number of pictures of those architectural tales 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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