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By Roger Rosewell

For over one thousand years tales of Christian trust and nice moments in British heritage have crammed the home windows of our cathedrals and parish church buildings. The glow of painted and stained glass, its radiant shades and bright photographs, has encouraged generations of audiences and artists.

This superbly illustrated ebook strains the improvement of a special paintings from its earliest beginnings in Anglo-Saxon England to the current day. It contains attention-grabbing descriptions of medieval and renaissance glass, the non secular upheavals of the 16th and 17th centuries which observed millions of home windows destroyed, the rebirth of the craft in Georgian and Victorian Britain, and the pioneering of intriguing new types and strategies via glossy artists.

Explanations of the way stained glass home windows are made, the secrets and techniques of medieval glaziers, the themes that may be obvious and the place the easiest examples from the 7th to twenty-first centuries are available upload to its pleasures.

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Warfield 14, 19, 20. Wasing sixteen, 17*, 19, 20, 21. Windsor: St George’s Chapel sixteen, 20. Bristol: Bristol: All Saints, Clifton 20; All Saints, Corn road, 20; Bristol Cathedral 14, 15, 19, 20; St Mark, collage eco-friendly (Lord Mayor’s Chapel) sixteen, 17*; St Mary Redcliffe 15, 19, 20. Buckinghamshire: Addington sixteen, 17 *. Bradenham sixteen, 18, 19. Chetwode thirteen, 14. Drayton Beauchamp 15. Frieth 19. Hillesden sixteen. Marlow 19. Stoke Poges sixteen, 17, 19, 20. Turville sixteen, 18, 20. Cambridgeshire: Cambridge: All Saints Jesus Lane, 19, 20; Christ’s collage 15, sixteen, 19; Corpus Christi collage sixteen, 19*; Jesus collage 19; King’s university sixteen; Peterhouse 17, 19; Robinson collage 20; St John’s university 19; Trinity collage 18, 19; Westminster collage 20. Doddington 19. Ely Cathedral 14, 19, 20 and Stained Glass Museum (all periods). Kimbolton 15, 20. Leverington 15. Meldreth 14, 19. Peterborough Cathedral 19. St Neots 19. Thorney 15, 19. Wisbech St Mary 15*, 19. Wistow 15. Cheshire: Acton 19. Astbury 15. Birtles sixteen, 17*. Chester Cathedral 19. Daresbury 20. Disley sixteen. Grappenhall 14, 19. Malpas 16*. Nantwich 14, 19, 20. Neston 19. Warrington 19. Wilmslow 20. Cornwall: Cotehele, Cotehele condominium (NT) sixteen. Ladock 19. Lostwithiel 19. St Kew 15. St Neot 15, sixteen. St Winnow 15, sixteen. Truro Cathedral 19. Cumbria: Ambleside 19. Bowness-on-Windermere 15. Brampton 19. Carlisle Cathedral 14, 19. Cartmel Fell 14, 15. Cartmel Priory 14, 15, 19. Casterton 19. Greystoke 15. Kirkampton 19. Kirkby-in-Furness 12. Lanercost Priory 19, 20. Troutbeck 19. Derbyshire: Ashbourne thirteen, 14, 15, 19, 20. Chesterfield: St Mary 19, 20. Dalbury 12. Darley Dale 19. Derby Cathedral 20. Morley 15. Norbury 14, 15. Staveley 14, 17, 20. Tideswell 19. Wilne 17. Devon: Ashton 15. Bampton 15. Bere Ferrers 14. Buckfast Abbey 20. Clovelly 19, 20. Doddiscombsleigh 15, 19, 20. Exeter Cathedral 14, 15, sixteen, 18, 19, 20. Ilfracombe 19. Ottery St Mary 19. Plymouth: St Andrew 20. Tavistock 19. Tiverton 19. Torquay: St John 19. Dorset: Abbotsbury 15, 18. Bournemouth: St Peter 19; St Stephen 19. Bradford Peverell 15, 19. Cattistock 19, 20. Melbury Bubb 15. Milton Abbas: Milton Abbey 15, 19. Sherborne: Almshouse of St John 15; Sherborne Abbey 15, 19, 20. Sturminster Newton 19, 20. Trent sixteen, 17, 19*. Wimborne Minster sixteen, 19. Durham: Darlington: St Cuthbert 19. Durham: Cathedral 14, 15, 19, 20, 21; St Cuthbert 20; St Oswald 19. Lanchester 13*. Raby fort 12, thirteen, 16*. Essex: Audley finish (English background) 18. Basildon: St Martin 20. Chelmsford Cathedral 19, 20. Clavering 15. Harlow: Our woman of Fatima 20; St Mary (Old Harlow) 14, 18, 19. Heybridge thirteen, 20. Little Easton 17. Margaretting 15. Messing 17. Prittlewell 16*. Rivenhall 12, 13*. Saffron Walden 19. Thaxted 14, 15. Waltham Abbey 19, 20. Gloucestershire: Arlingham 14, 15. Bagendon 15, 19, 20. Bibury thirteen, 19, 20. Bromsberrow 17, 19. Buckland 15. Cheltenham: St Christopher (Warden Hill) 20; St Mary 19. Cirencester 15. Deerhurst 14. Fairford sixteen. Gloucester Cathedral 14, 15, 19, 20. North Cerney 15, 20. Prinknash Abbey 20. Selsley 19. Temple Guiting 15. Tewkesbury Abbey 14, 19. Hampshire: Basingstoke: All Saints 19, 20; St Michael sixteen, 17, 20.

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