Architecture, Heritage & Art History
Day 18 of our Oxbow Advent dawns upon sprawling rooftops and dazzling art arrays. The theme for today is all about Architecture, Heritage & Art History!
Use code ADVENT18 when shopping at Casemate Academic to get 50% off these five books. This code is valid for today only, offer ending midnight.
The Cosmatesque Mosaics of Westminster Abbey
The Pavements and Royal Tombs: History, Archaeology, Architecture and Conservation
Presents a holistic study of an outstanding group of monuments - mosaic pavements, tombs and shrines – in their historical architectural and archaeological context
St Paul's Cathedral
Archaeology and History
First comprehensive account of the building history of st Paul's Cathedral as revealed by archaeological excavation and recording, documentary research and engineering works.
The Dean and Canons’ Houses of St George’s Chapel, Windsor
An Architectural History
Detailed archaeological and historical description of well-preserved medieval (14th century) and post-medieval timber-framed clerical houses and their fittings within the Lower Court of Windsor Castle.
Canterbury Cathedral, Trinity Chapel
The Archaeology of the Mosaic Pavement and Setting of the Shrine of St Thomas Becket
Detailed analysis of the unique mosaic pavement beside the lost shrine of Thomas Becket in Canterbury Cathedral, fragments of the original shrine and the surrounding royal tombs.