THE MONUMENTAL EFFIGIES OF GREAT BRITAIN: SELECTED FROM OUR CATHEDRALS AND CHURCHES FOR THE PURPOSE OF BRINGING TOGETHER, AND PRESERVING CORRECT REPRESENTATIONS OF THE BEST HISTORICAL ILLUSTRATIONS EXTANT, FROM THE NORMAN CONQUEST TO THE REIGN OF HENRY THE EIGHTH

STOTHARD (C.)

KT013

£45.00

Facsimile of 1832 edition with introduction & descriptions by Alfre John Kempe, 317pp., 4to, 144 plates, all original full colour plates reproduced in full colour, sepia monochrome plates reproduced black & white, quality hardback. 2016 reissue. Charles Stothard’s great work remains one of the most beautiful and authoritative studies of surviving church monuments of the period and of course one of the most important primary references to the developing styles of arms and armour as well as civil & church clothing.