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French cathedrals

Martin HГјrlimann

French cathedrals

by Martin HГјrlimann

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cathedrals -- France.,
  • Architecture, Gothic -- France.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith photographs by Martin Hürlimann; [introduction by] Jean Bony, descriptive notes by Peter Meyer.
    ContributionsBony, Jean., Meyer, Peter, 1894-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA5543 .H8 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p.
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18793561M

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    Cathedrals France () All Cathedrals Co-Cathedrals Pro-Cathedrals Former Cathedrals ↙ Spain, Andorra, ↑ Great Britain and Ireland, ↑ Belgium, ↗ Luxembourg.   A new book provides a timely reminder that change is a part of the life of places like Notre-Dame and that renovation can do more than just return us to the status quo.


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No date or place of publishing indicated in book Seller Rating: % positive. The Swiss photographer Hurlimann has done a fantastic job documenting the cathedrals especially with detail photos of the Gothic sculptures found in the cathedrals.

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