The cathedral church of Lincoln: a history and description of its fabric and a list of the bishops, Volume 19

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G. Bell & sons, 1899 - Architecture - 149 pages
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Page 152 - For the purpose at which they aim they are admirably done, and there are few visitants to any of our noble shrines who will not enjoy their visit the better for being furnished with one of these delightful books, which can be slipped into the pocket and carried with ease, and yet is distinct and legible.'— Notes and Queries.
Page 152 - The volumes are handy in size, moderate in price, well illustrated, and written in a scholarly spirit. The history of cathedral and city is intelligently set forth and accompanied by a descriptive survey of the building in all its detail. The illustrations are copious and well selected, and the series bids fair to become an indispensable companion to the cathedral tourist in England."—Times.
Page 15 - Cambrensis, who lived at the end of the twelfth century and the beginning of the thirteenth century, states that in his time the bodies of King Arthur and Queen Guinevere were exhumed at Glastonbury.
Page 23 - And a' the bells o' merry Lincoln Without men's hands were rung; And a' the books o' merry Lincoln Were read without man's tongue; And ne'er was such a burial Sin Adam's days begun.
Page 151 - EXETER. By PERCY ADDLESHAW, BA 2nd Edition. GLOUCESTER. By HJLJ MASSE, MA 2nd Edition. HEREFORD. By A. HUGH FISHER, ARE 2nd Edition, revised. LICHFIELD. By AB CLIFTON. 2nd Edition, revised. LINCOLN. By AF KENDRICK, BA 3rd Edition, revised. MANCHESTER. By the Rev. T. PERKINS, MA, FRAS NORWICH. By CHB QUENNELL.
Page 151 - Bell's Handbooks to Continental Churches. Profusely Illustrated. Crown 8vo, cloth, 2s. 6d. net each. CHARTRES : The Cathedral and Other Churches. By HJLJ MASSE, MA {Ready. ROUEN : The Cathedral and Other Churches. By the Rev. T. PERKINS, MA {Ready. PARIS (NOTRE-DAME). By CHARLES HIATT.
Page 151 - CANTERBURY. By HARTLEY WITHERS 3rd Edition, revised. CARLISLE. By CK ELEY. CHESTER. By CHARLES HIATT. 2nd Edition, revised. DURHAM. By JE BYGATE, ARCA 2nd Edition.
Page 151 - ST. ALBANS. By the REV. WD SWEETING, MA ST. ASAPH'S AND BANGOR. By PB IRONSIDE BAX. GLASGOW. By P. MACGREGOR CHALMERS, IA, FSA(Scot-). LLANDAFF. By HERBERT PRIOR.
Page 151 - ST. PAUL'S. By Rev. ARTHUR DIMOCK, MA 2nd Edition. SALISBURY. By GLEESON WHITE. 2nd Edition, revised. SOUTHWELL. By Rev. ARTHUR DIMOCK, MA WELLS. By Rev. PERCY DEARMER, MA 2nd Edition, revised. WINCHESTER. By PW SERGEANT.

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