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The cathedrals and churches of the Rhine and north Germany

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Published by Laurie in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby T. Francis Bumpus, with eighty-four illustrations and a map.
SeriesCathedral series
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., ix-xii, 356 p. :
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18157929M


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Cathedrals and churches of the Rhine and north Germany. London, Laurie, The Rhine provinces stand for all that is best and most characteristic of the ecclesiastical architecture of Germany, as contrasted with that very distinct species known as French pointed or this reason the present volume of the series, which follows the Cathedrals of Northern and Southern France, deals with a class of ecclesiastical architecture entirely different from the light.

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The Church of St. Michael is a church of the Diocese of Essen, in Werdohl, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Crossing the Rhine valley, you’ll immediately enter into the old Imperial city of Worms. The Cathedral dome of Worms dates from the 12th century as well as the old town, the old fortification walls, the Martin-Luther-monument and the oldest preserved Jewish cemetery in Europe.

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When in a reunited German government decided to move to Berlin, it shocked many, especially Bonn's own residents. The book is beautifully illustrated and goes into great detail about the many churches and cathedrals along the Rhine. There is, however, very little about the castles that line the Rhine and practically nothing about other buildings.

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