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Sharpe, Edmund, 1809–1877
The seven periods of English architecture defined and illustrated / by Edmund Sharpe ... architect ; twelve steel engravings and woodcuts.
Additional Title(s):
Seven periods of church architecture
London : George Bell, 186, Fleet Street, 1851.
Physical Description:
xiii, [3], 37, [3], 2 p., [12] leaves of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA961 .S53 1851
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Cover title: Seven periods of church architecture.
Wood engravings by John Smith Heaviside. Signings of the steel engravings have been effaced.
Printed by Samuel Bentley & Co., Bangor House, Shoe Lane.
Chronological table of the seven periods of English architecture: p. [2] at end.
List of works on church architecture by E. Sharpe: 2 p. at end.
BAC: British Art Center bound in publisher's (?) blind- and gilt-stamped brown cloth. Bookseller's label: H. Southeran, Coney Street, York.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Details.
Architecture -- England -- History.
Architecture, Gothic -- England -- History.
Architecture, Romanesque -- England -- History.
Bell, George -- Publisher.
Church architecture -- England -- History.
Samuel Bentley & Co. -- Printer.
Steel engravings -- 1851.
Wood engravings -- 1851.
Heaviside, John Smith, 1812-1864, engraver.

  • Introduction
  • Classification
  • Compartments
  • Saxon Period
  • Norman Period
  • Transitional Period
  • Lancet Period
  • Geometrical period
  • Curvilinear Period
  • Rectilinear Period.

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