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Northumbrian crosses of the pre-Norman age..

W. G. Collingwood

Northumbrian crosses of the pre-Norman age..

by W. G. Collingwood

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Published by Faber & Gwyer in London .
Written in English


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Pagination196p. :
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Open LibraryOL19913795M

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It was the turn of the tide in Northumbrian prosperity, eleven hundred years ago. The little nation had conquered all Britain between Humber and Forth; it had produced the Venerable Bede and the great scholar Alcnin. with much literature besides, and the art of the decorated stone crosses. This is a paperback book titled Knowing Your Trees By G. H. Collingwood. It is a edition. This book is in good collectible condition! Details about Knowing Your Trees By G H Collingwood Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age by Collingwood, W. G. Paperback Book Seller Rating: % positive.

Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age; Scandinavian Britain; The Life and Death of Cormac The Skald (Kormak's Saga) The Likeness of King Elfwald: A Study of Iona and Northumbria; Thorstein Of The Mere. A Saga Of The Northmen In Lakeland. Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age () pp. (Fig. 79), From a consideration of the art of the cross, Collingwood reaches the conclusion that "Some time in that [sc. the tenth] century, but while the old traditions were strong, must be the date of this stone; and we find in it the fruit of the.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Collingwood, W.G. (William Gershom), Northumbrian crosses of the pre-Norman age. London, Faber & Gwyer, Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age Paperback – Decem by W. Collingwood (Author)Author: W. Collingwood. Northumbrian Crosses Of The Pre-Norman Age by COLLINGWOOD, WG and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age Hardcover – January 1, by W.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published: London: Faber & Gwyer, Description: pages: illustrations ; 21 cm. Lakeland author W. Collingwood in a book, The Likeness of King Elfwald: A Study of Iona and Northumbria, imagined the life of Ælfwald.

The work, based on Collingwood's long study of Northumbria which led to his work Northumbrian Crosses of the pre-Norman Age. To explain, to categorize and pictorially to illus- trate all this is the task of Mr. Collingwood's superb volume, which shows " the development of monumental art from the time of Bede to the Norman Conquest." The book is at once a triumph of archaeological scholarship and research, and of sumptuous production worthy of its theme.

Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age W. Collingwood The Northumbrian Church, with its Celtic origins, extended right across the North of England and into Galloway in Scotland.

High crosses are freestanding stone sculptures that are a feature of early medieval art in England, Collingwood (originally published in ) was the first systematic attempt to classify the Northumbrian crosses, W.

Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age. Collingwood joined the Admiralty intelligence division at the outbreak of the First World War. Inhe returned to Coniston and continued his writing with a history of the Lake District and perhaps his most important work, Northumbrian Crosses of the pre-Norman Age.

He was a great climber and swimmer, and a tireless walker into advanced age. Collingwood joined the Admiralty intelligence division at the outbreak of the First World War.

Inhe returned to Coniston and continued his writing with a history of the Lake District and perhaps his most important work, Northumbrian Crosses of the pre-Norman Age.

He was a great climber and swimmer, and a tireless walker into advanced : Quillpen Pty Ltd t/a Leaves of Gold Press. Hoddom - Volume 27 Issue - C. Ralegh Radford. 18 The heavenly orbs were represented above the crucifixion at Ruthwell (Baldwin Brown, Arts in Early England, v, ) ; they also occur on other Saxon crosses, such as Alnmouth.

But the personification of the two luminaries only becomes common in Carolingian art, which is probably the source of this representation (cf.

Ant. Buy Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age, Oxfam, W.G. Collingwood, Books, History. Fig. – The four sides of the high-cross in Gosford, Northumbria are decorated with illustrations of Nordic mythology, indicating the end of the world (Ragnarok/ Doomsday).

A short description is given in the text. From W.G. Collingwood’s pioneering book on the ‘Northumbrian crosses of the pre–Norman Age’ (/). His interest in art and Scandinavia prompted his research into the Pre-Norman Crosses of Cumbria and the North of England.

In he published "Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age", illustrated with his own drawings. He was also an accomplished musician, climber, swimmer and walker.

Collingwood was Ruskin's secretary from : St Andrew Churchyard, Coniston, South. Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age. By W.C. Collingwood. London- Faber & Gwyer. 13" by 10"; pp. Nevertheless W G Collingwood in his book Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age (), the authority on such crosses, dates Rothbury cross as early 10th century and both the Bewcastle and Rothwell crosses as late 8th century.

There are three sundials remaining at Rothbury all from different periods of the Church’s history. page note 1 Winchester City Archives, Ledger Book II, p. page note 2 Winchester City Archives, First Book of Ordinances, typed transcript, p.

Make offer - Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre Norman Age - gwood Facsimile of The Lake Counties W G Collingwood New Edition Illustrated A Reginald Smith £. In he published 'Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age', illustrated with his own drawings.

He was also an accomplished musician, climber, swimmer and walker. Collingwood lived at Lanehead, beside Coniston Water, about a mile from Brantwood, John Ruskin's home from toand was Ruskin's secretary from onwards.Sancta Crux/Halig Rod: The Cross in Anglo-Saxon England Preliminary Select Bibliography The bibliography of primary sources alone on this topic is extensive; we have therefore listed editions and catalogues rather than individual objects and manuscripts.Collingwood, W.

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