WOODEN CHURCHES: TRAVELLING IN THE RUSSIAN NORTH.

By: Davies, Richard; and Moreton, Matilda.

Price: $750.00

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Book Condition: Very good


- Quarto, 12-1/8 inches high by 10-1/4 inches wide. Light gray cloth titled in gilt on the spine and in blind on the front cover, in a color illustrated white dust wrapper. The dust jacket is very slightly soiled with 2 light indentations to the jacket's spine. The bottom front corners of the covers and jacket are lightly bumped. 256 pages, with profuse color illustrations of Richard Davies' photographs. Near fine.

First edition.

RARE in commerce.

Photographer Richard Davies and writer Matilda Moreton traveled thousands of miles through Northern Russia, tracking down and documenting the few survivors of what were once thousands of onion-domed churches built in the period following Prince Vladimir's conversion to Christianity in 988. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: WOODEN CHURCHES: TRAVELLING IN THE RUSSIAN NORTH.

Author Name: Davies, Richard; and Moreton, Matilda.

Categories: Architecture,

Publisher: (London): White Sea, (2011).: (2011).

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 35497

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