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Page xxv - MEYRICK'S PAINTED ILLUSTRATIONS OF ANCIENT ARMS AND ARMOUR: A Critical Inquiry into Ancient Armour as it existed in Europe, but particularly in England, from the Norman Conquest to the Reign of Charles II.
Page 165 - ... the varying phases of the luminary which it represents. Between the two circles is a third ball, representing the sun, with a fleur-de-lis, which points to the hours as it daily revolves round the earth.
Page xxvi - Appendixes. 1810 — 20. 2 vols. fol. 1813 — 20. from the Commissioners appointed by his Majesty, to execute the Measures recommended by a Select Committee of the House of Commons respecting the Public Records of the Kingdom, &c.
Page xxxii - Parochial Antiquities Attempted in the History of Ambrosden, Burcester, and other Adjacent Parts in the Counties of Oxford and Bucks.
Page xx - THE MONUMENTAL REMAINS OF NOBLE AND EMINENT PERSONS, Comprising the Sepulchral Antiquities of Great Britain, engraved from Drawings by EDWARD BLORE, Architect, FSA With Historical and Biographical Illustrations.
Page xxxi - EXEMPLARS OF TUDOR ARCHITECTURE, adapted to Modern Habitations : with illustrative Details, selected from Ancient Edifices; and Observations on the Furniture of the Tudor Period. By TF HUNT, Architect.
Page 57 - Strength arises from carrying down the foundations to a good solid bottom, and from making a proper choice of materials without' parsimony. Utility arises from a judicious distribution of the parts, so that their purposes be duly answered, and that each have its proper situation. Beauty is produced by the pleasing appearance and good taste of the whole, and by the dimensions of all the parts being duly proportioned to each other.
Page xxiv - A Collection of all the Ecclesiastical Laws, Canons, Answers, or Rescripts, with other Memorials concerning the Government, Discipline, and Worship of the Church of England, from its first Foundation to the Conquest...
Page xxix - The Civil Architecture of Vitruvius. Comprising Those Books Of The Author Which Relate To The Public and Private Edifices of the Ancients. Translated by William Wilkins. Illustrated By Numerous Engravings. With An Introduction, Containing An Historical View Of The Rise And Progress Of Architecture Amongst The Greeks.