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The Resource How to read a church : a guide to images, symbols and meanings in churches and cathedrals, Richard Taylor

How to read a church : a guide to images, symbols and meanings in churches and cathedrals, Richard Taylor

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How to read a church : a guide to images, symbols and meanings in churches and cathedrals
Title
How to read a church
Title remainder
a guide to images, symbols and meanings in churches and cathedrals
Statement of responsibility
Richard Taylor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This guide informs visitors to churches and cathedrals how to interpret the common images and meanings in church art and architecture. It explains how to identify people, scenes, details and their significance, and explores the symbolism of different animals, plants, colours, numbers and letters
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Taylor, Richard
Dewey number
  • 726.5
  • 726.5
  • 726.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Church architecture
  • Symbolism in architecture
  • Christian art and symbolism
  • Church decoration and ornament
  • Architecture and Planning
Label
How to read a church : a guide to images, symbols and meanings in churches and cathedrals, Richard Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 236-237) and index
Control code
9781844130535
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 246 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781844130535
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
How to read a church : a guide to images, symbols and meanings in churches and cathedrals, Richard Taylor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 236-237) and index
Control code
9781844130535
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 246 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781844130535
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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