Medieval art and architecture at Winchester Cathedral.
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Published by British Archaeological Association, W.S. Maney [distributor] in [London], Leeds .
Written in English



  • Winchester (England),
  • England,
  • Winchester (Hampshire)


  • Winchester Cathedral.,
  • Art, Romanesque -- England -- Winchester (Hampshire),
  • Christian art and symbolism -- Medieval, 500-1500.,
  • Art, English -- England -- Winchester (Hampshire),
  • Winchester (England) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesWinchester Cathedral.
SeriesConference transactions for the year ... ;, 1980 = 6, Conference transactions for the year ... ;, 1980.
ContributionsBritish Archaeological Association.
LC ClassificationsN6771.W56 M44 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p., [28] p. of plates (2 folded) :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2446830M
ISBN 100907307078, 090730706X
LC Control Number87144437

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