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Published by Lindsey Press in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Church architecture -- England.,
  • Protestant church buildings -- England.,
  • Free churches -- England.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Ronald P. Jones.
ContributionsJones, Ronald P.
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p., 12 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21172817M

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Church architecture of England refers to the architecture of buildings of Christian churches in has evolved over the two thousand years of the Christian religion, partly by innovation and partly by imitating other architectural styles as well as responding to changing beliefs, practices and local traditions. Their descendants today are members of the Presbyterian Church of Wales, and those of John Wesley’s followers, who formed part of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection, are members of The Methodist Church. Nonconformist chapels;‘the national architecture of . NONCONFORMIST CHURCH ARCHITECTURE AN ESSAY. Jones, Ronald P. Published by Lindsey Press A lovely clean and tight copy of this book that only saw this single edition. *There are 3 churches no longer in use 2 of these were demolished. Old Meeting Church in Birmingham (with interior and exterior view) and Stamford St Chapel, London. Buy Nonconformist church architecture: an essay 1st ed by JONES, Ronald P. (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Ronald P. JONES.

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