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Fergusson, Peter, 1934-

Canterbury Cathedral Priory in the age of Becket / Peter Fergusson.

New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, c2011.
Physical Description:
x, 190 p. : ill. (mostly col.) ; 29 cm.
Reference Library
NA5471.C25 F47 2011 (LC) Oversize
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Illustration on lining paper.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Architecture and society -- England -- Canterbury -- History -- To 1500.
Christ Church Priory (Canterbury, England)
Church architecture -- England -- Canterbury -- History -- To 1500.
Wibert, Prior, d. 1167 -- Art patronage.

  • Introduction
  • The extent of Prior Wibert's renewal
  • Prior Wibert
  • The Eadwine Psalter drawings of the Priory Precinct
  • The great cloister
  • The architecture of hospitality for distinguished guests
  • The green court
  • Care of the sick and aged : the infirmary and related buildings
  • Cathedral church enhancements and related buildings
  • Context
  • Appendix A. The priory chapter's 1167 obit of Wibert
  • Appendix B. List of priors and archbishops in the twelfth century.