Book: J. J. Raven «The Bells of England»

The Bells of England

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1906. An attempt by the author to provide a history of English Bells. Contents: Early History; The British Period; The Saxon Period; The Norman Period; The Thirteenth Century; Times of Development; Provincial Founders, Mediaeval Uses; The Cire Perdue, Hexameters, Ornamentation, Migration of Founders, Power of Bells over Storms, The Passing Bell, Angelic Dedications; The Beginning of the Black Letter Period; Early Foundries, London and the SouthWest; From the South Coast Eastward; The Midlands and the North; The Tudor Period; Later Founders; Change Ringing; Signa; Carillons, Handbells and Tintinnabula; Legends, Traditions, Memories, Bell Poetry; and Usages, Law. Книга представляет собой репринтное издание 1906 года (издательство "New York: E. P. Dutton" ). Несмотря на то, что была проведена серьезная работа по восстановлению первоначального качества издания, на некоторых страницах могут обнаружиться небольшие" огрехи" :помарки, кляксы и т. п.

Издательство: "Книга по Требованию" (1906)

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