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Suit of Gothic Armour with stand

Suit of Gothic Armour with stand

Gothic Armour was a popular style of armour in England and Germany during the late 15th Century. It was influenced by the peaks and ridges of Gothic architecture and art of the period and by the 1480's it was considered to be the best armour in Europe. It was worn by knights and nobles on both…

£999.00

Gothic Gauntlets

Gothic Gauntlets

Gothic Armour was a popular style of armour in England and Germany during the late 15th Century. It was influenced by the peaks and ridges of Gothic architecture and art of the period and by the 1480's it was considered to be the best armour in Europe. It was worn by knights and nobles on both…

£145.00

Gothic Sallet

Gothic Sallet

Gothic Armour was a popular style of armour in England and Germany during the late 15th Century. It was influenced by the peaks and ridges of Gothic architecture and art of the period and by the 1480's it was considered to be the best armour in Europe. It was worn by knights and nobles on both…

£125.00

Gothic Manuscript Door Curtain

Gothic Manuscript Door Curtain

Beautiful Gothic manuscript fine woven fully lined door curtain embellished with hanging loops. Please Note:Fabrics by their nature are flexible during storage humidity and temperature may occasionally affect their shape and also cause creasing. To help a tapestry hang better we recommend using…

£170.00

Gothic Window Frame Mirror

Gothic Window Frame Mirror

Add one of these mirrors to a wall indoors or outside to catch and reflect the light. Looking like old-fashioned windows the wall mirrors are a striking way to brighten a room.Key Features:Cast ironAntique finishWeather-resistant3 designsChoose from Rectangle Half Circle or EllipsePlease note: If…

£25.00

Gothic Manuscript Tapestry Door Curtain

Gothic Manuscript Tapestry Door Curtain

This Gothic Manuscript Tapestry Door Curtain is a fully lined Jacquard woven chenille. This ornate curtain design has been inspired from ancient manuscripts. The growth for literacy during the 15th century had provided an increasing demand for books including translations from Latin and French. The…

£200.00

Guidebook: Chapter House & Pyx Chamber

Guidebook: Chapter House & Pyx Chamber

…embarked on an ambitious reconstruction of Westminster Abbey. His magnificent new Chapter House was ranked amongst the greatest achievements of Gothic architecture. Used by the monks for their formal daily meeting the Chapter House also became the assembly place for the king's 'Great…

£3.00

Guidebook: Brinkburn Priory

Guidebook: Brinkburn Priory

Hidden in deep woodland on the banks of the river Coquet Brinkburn Priory is a surprising place to find one of the finest early Gothic priory buildings in England. The church begun about 50 years after the priory’s foundation in 1135 as a house for Augustinian canons is the only complete…

£3.00

Guidebook: Byland Abbey

Guidebook: Byland Abbey

…the exceptionally large cloister and the scale of the church reflecting the size of the community which once lived here. The beautiful west front with its ruined great rose window is an outstanding example of early Gothic architecture.Key Features:32 pagesPaperbackPublished in 2015 (revised reprint)

£3.00

William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain

William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain

…interiors elaborate gardens and exquisite furniture. Among his creative innovations are bold combinations of elements from Palladian rococo and gothic design anticipating the intermingling of architectural styles we see today.  William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain is the first comprehensive…

£60.00

Guidebook: Roche Abbey

Guidebook: Roche Abbey

…unimpeded by the later changes that mark most monastic sites. The standing parts of the church are among the earliest and most striking examples of Gothic architecture in England.At its peak about 1175 when many of the buildings are constructed the abbey numbered about 50 monks and 100 lay brothers…

£3.50

York Minster

York Minster

York Minster is one of England's greatest Gothic Buildings and the repository for the largest single collection of medieval stained glass in Britain most of which remains in situ. This cathedral of the northern province which every year attracts thousands of pilgrims and visitors was built over…

£40.00

A Glimpse of Heaven

A Glimpse of Heaven

…built after Catholic Emancipation but though off the beaten track it still hid its interior magnificence behind non-committal blank walls. The Gothic churches of architect Joseph Hansom strike wonder into the hearts of their visitors: at Manchester’s Holy Name he contrived a space of…

£20.00

The Architecture of Sharpe, Paley & Austin

The Architecture of Sharpe, Paley & Austin

…For just over a century the leading practice in the area was that of Sharpe Paley and Austin. It was founded just at the start of the Victorian Gothic Revival by the remarkable multi-talented Edmund Sharpe - architect engineer businessman politician and winner of the Royal Institute of British…

£25.00

Georgian Architecture in the British Isles 1714-1830

Georgian Architecture in the British Isles 1714-1830

…exotic and for Orientalism and the growing interest in medieval architecture monastic remains and ruins which played such an important part in the Gothic Revival.Comprehensively illustrated with many images in colour and supported by an extensive bibliography this clear and concise text should…

£50.00

Stephen Dykes Bower

Stephen Dykes Bower

'Stephen Dykes Bower (1902-1993) was unique among twentieth century British architects as a sincere practitioner of Gothic design during the post-war period. He rejected modernism and continued traditions from the late Victorian period with an emphasis on fine detail craftsmanship and bright…

£20.00

You Wouldnt Want to be in the Trenches in World War One

You Wouldnt Want to be in the Trenches in World War One

…languages since it first appeared in 2008.His fiction writing credits include a science fiction trilogy 'Chronosphere' (2011/12) and a gothic Victorian detective novel 'Aldo Moon and the Case of the Ghost at Gravewood Hall' (2013) described by best-selling crime writer Peter James…

£6.99

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