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Cathedrals and churches.

Dan Escott

Cathedrals and churches.

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Published by Oliver & Boyd in London .
Written in English


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SeriesThe Signpost library -- 13
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Open LibraryOL14886320M
ISBN 100050006215

The Cathedral Church of Saint Andrew, commonly known as Wells Cathedral, was erected between the 12th and 15th centuries, and is dedicated to St Andrew the Apostle. The stunning West Front is decorated with sculptures of kings, saints, and bishops that were originally decorated with red and green paint.


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