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Cathedrals of Learning

Author : Blaise Cronin
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Cathedrals of Learning: Great and Ancient Universities of Western Europe provides a conspectus of the great Western European universities, pithily tells their life stories, showcases their architectural heritage, and describes the art, literary, and natural history collections they have accumulated over the centuries. This book profiles the ancient universities and their distinctive organizational cultures, reveals their customs, ceremonies, and traditions, their quirks and quiddities, recounts their complicated histories, describes their architectural wonders (libraries, museums, anatomy theaters, botanical gardens) and treasures (rare manuscripts, antiquities, paintings, and objects d’art of all kinds), and introduces their famous alumni, distinguished scholars, Nobel Prize-winning scientists, and famously eccentric personalities. It is a book for scholars, researchers, and anyone interested in these ancient institutions that remain centers of learning in the contemporary world. Contains a collection of mini biographies, pen portraits of some of the world’s most venerable universities Offers twelve institutional biographies that can be used to compare universities and their complex histories Written in an easy and rigorous style, with accessible coverage Compiled by a leading figure in information science, with a wide experience of great universities and the trends with which they are associated

How France Built Her Cathedrals A Study in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries

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"How France Built Her Cathedrals: A Study in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries" by Elizabeth Boyle O'Reilly. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

Nationality Rooms in the Cathedral of Learning

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Anglican Cathedrals in Modern Life

Author : Leslie J Francis
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In the past decade, cathedrals have blossomed as signs of growth for the Anglican Church in England and Wales. They have opened their doors to growing congregations, to widening participation at the major Christian festivals, and to visitors, pilgrims, and tourists on a changing quest for religious experience and for spiritual fulfilment. In this thought-provoking volume Leslie J. Francis' research group presents ten focused empirical studies that illuminate what is really going on in these cathedrals.

The Official Report of the Annual Meeting of the Church Congress Held at

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Handbook of English Cathedrals

Author : Mrs. Schuyler Van Rensselaer
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A plea for what is left of the Cathedrals their Deans and Chapters their corporate Rights and Ecclesiastical utility

Author : John Jebb (Rector of Peterstow.)
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The English Cathedral Service Its Glory its Decline and Its Designed Extinction By Edward Taylor Reprinted from The British and Foreign Review

Author : Edward Taylor
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St Paul s Cathedral Fund

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The English Journal of Education

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What is the use of our Cathedrals A Letter to Lord Stanley on the principle of Cathedral Reform

Author : John INGLE
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The Cathedral System Adapted to Our Wants in America

Author : Francis Granger
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The Archaeological Journal

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Report of the Proceedings

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Essays on Cathedrals

Author : John Saul Howson
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The Church and Learning in Later Medieval Society

Author : Caroline M. Barron
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Twenty-three papers, the proceedings of the 1999 Harlaxton Symposium, published in honour of Professor R B Dobson. Divided into four sections, the contributors discuss books and learning in England's medieval monasteries, scholarship in cathedrals, the relationship betweens secular and ecclesiastical education in universities and the role of the parish in local education.

Handbook to the Cathedrals of England

Author : Henry Hart Milman
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Education in Early England

Author : Frederick James Furnivall
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Law and Learning in the Middle Ages

Author : Helle Vogt
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"Proceedings of the Second Carlsberg Academy Conference on Medieval Legal History 2005."--T.p.

Encyclopedia Americana Cathedrals to Civil War

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