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Norfolk Archaeology - Page 122
1872
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A Glossary of Terms Used in Grecian, Roman, Italian, and Gothic Architecture

John Henry Parker - Architecture - 1838 - 144 pages
...her wings spread abroad, whereon lay the book also there was lower down in the quire another lettern of brass with an eagle on the height of it, and her...monks laid their books when they sung their legends at mattins, or other times of service." " Also there was a letterne of wood, like unto a pulpit, standing...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 172

Early English newspapers - 1842
...wings spread abroad, whereon lay the book.. ..also there wan lower down in the quire another lettern of brass, with an Eagle on the height of it, and her...monks laid their books when they sung their legends at Matting or other times of sen-ice, jtncient Rite* of Durham. 4 4S9 ST. PETER'S CHURCH, MAIDSTONE. A...
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Norfolk Archaeology: Or, Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to the County of Norfolk

Norfolk (England) - 1872
...her wings spread abroad, whereon lay the book also there was lower down in the quire another lattern of brass with an eagle on the height of it, and her...desks, but sometimes with only one. An example at Debtling, in Kent, has four sides : and others, of continental design, have as many as six. They appear...
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Norfolk Archaeology: Or, Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to the County of Norfolk

Norfolk (England) - 1872
...her wings spread abroad, whereon lay the book also there was lower down in the quire another laitcrn of brass with an eagle on the height of it, and her...desks, but sometimes with only one. An example at Debtling, in Kent, has four sides : and others, of continental design, have as many as six. Thev appear...
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The History, Principles and Practice of Symbolism in Christian Art

Frederick Edward Hulme - Christian art and symbolism - 1892 - 234 pages
...wings spread abroad, whereon lay the book. Also there was, lower down in the choir, another letteron of brass, with an' eagle on the height of it, and her wings spread abroad, whereupon the monks laid their books." The first of these was for the epistle and gospel, the second...
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The Parson's Handbook: Containing Practical Directions Both for Parsons and ...

Percy Dearmer - Church vestments - 1902 - 476 pages
...of brass, not so curiously wrought, standing in the midst against the Stalls, a marvellous fair one, with an Eagle on the height of it, and her wings spread abroad, whereon the Monks did lay their books when they sung their Legends at Mattins and other times.' — Kites 'of Durham,...
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The Parson's Handbook: Containing Practical Directions Both for Parsons and ...

Percy Dearmer - Church vestments - 1907 - 562 pages
...brass, not so curiously wrought, standing in the midst against the Sin! Is, a marvellous fair one, with an Eagle on the height of it, and her wings spread abroad, whereon the Monks did lay their books when they sung their Legends at Mattins and other times.' — Rites of Durham,...
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Pulpits, lecterns, and organs in English churches

John Charles Cox - Church furniture - 1915 - 228 pages
...brass, not so curiously wrought, standing in the midst, against the stalls, a marvellous fair one, with an Eagle on the height of it, and her wings spread abroad, whereon the monks did lay their books, when they sung their legends at mattins or at other times of service." The inventories...
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