Cathedral Cities of England: Restored Color Special Edition

Release Date: April 27, 2021
Author: George Gilbert
Length: 372 Pages
Full Color with Glossy Color Cover
Softcover ISBN: 978-1592181742 MSRP: $49.95
Hardcover ISBN: 978-1592181759 MSRP: $59.95
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Description

60 gorgeous full-color paintings of English cathedrals highlight this stunning book about the history of the Cathedral Cities of England.

In 1908, writer George Gilbert worked with artist W.W. Collins to create a stunning and informative tour of many of England’s most spectacular cathedral cities such as Oxford, Wells, Bath, Salisbury, Durham, London, and more. Based on a rare, original print, this Restored Color Special Edition features:
– Enlarged 8 ½” x 11” pages
– Sixty digitally restored full-color cathedral prints
– Publisher’s original page layouts
– Contemporary type font
– Author’s introductory
– Bold, retro-styled cover design
– Hardcover and Softcover editions

Admire these beautiful full-color illustrations of England’s historic cathedrals and the towns that host them. Cathedral Cities of England is a wonderful period book that was lost in time. Now, brought back to life by the CGR Publishing Restoration Workshop in softcover and hardcover printings, with sixty restored vivid, colorful paintings that capture the grandeur and architectural brilliance of these wonderful structures, Cathedral Cities of England is ready to capture the hearts and imagination of a new generation of enthusiasts.

Gilbert’s enjoyable writing is perfect for those getting into cathedrals, planning a trip, or looking for a bit of history; additionally, it is informative, well-researched, and detailed enough for devotees of cathedral architecture and historical significance.

Cathedral Cities of England is the perfect read for those looking to bask in the glow of the cathedrals of England and learn more about these amazing buildings.

Table of Contents:
Chapter 1 – Introduction
Chapter 2 – Canterbury
Chapter 3 – Durham
Chapter 4- Lichfield
Chapter 5 – Oxford
Chapter 6 – Peterborough
Chapter 7 – St. Albans
Chapter 8 – Wells
Chapter 9 – Worcester
Chapter 10 – Chichester
Chapter 11 – Chester
Chapter 12 – Rochester
Chapter 13 – Ripon
Chapter 14 – Ely
Chapter 15 – Hereford
Chapter 16 – Lincoln
Chapter 17 – Bath
Chapter 18 – Salisbury
Chapter 19 – Exeter
Chapter 20 – Norwich
Chapter 21 – London
Chapter 22 – York
Chapter 23 – Winchester
Chapter 24 – Westminster

About the Publisher:
The CGR Publishing Restoration Workshop uses a vast array of computers and digital scanners to restore, preserve, and enhance the classic works of writers and artists from the 19th century. Each new release includes display-quality covers, enlarged covers, and retro fonts. Select books include Dante’s Inferno Retro Hell-Bound Edition, Gustave Doré’s London: A Pilgrimage, The Complete Book of Birds, A Life of George Westinghouse, The Clock Book: A Detailed Illustrated Collection of Classic Clocks, The Aeroplane Speaks, and much more.