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The Roll-Call of Westminster Abbey

Emily Tennyson (Bradley) Smith

The Roll-Call of Westminster Abbey

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Published by Smith Elder in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Westminster Abbey.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mrs. A. Murray Smith (E. T. Bradley)...With illustrations and plans.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 418 p.
    Number of Pages418
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20302039M

      Westminster Abbey is an extraordinary place and has been the heart of the country’s royal and religious life for centuries, acting as the venue for weddings and funerals alike (17 monarchs are buried here). It was founded more than a thousand years ago and today displays a mix of architectural styles, with the bulk of its structure dating back to the 13th century.   2. Westminster Abbey. Westminster Abbey is an extraordinary place and has been the heart of the country’s royal and religious life for centuries, acting as the venue for weddings and funerals alike (17 monarchs are buried here).   Arthur Conan Doyle, John Keats, Virginia Woolf, Charles Dickens. The English capital has a roll call of great writers and, with them, more literary locations - from the bougie Bloomsbury of Virginia Woolf and co. to the down-and-out Dickensian London - than we could hope to visit in a year, never mind cram into this round-up.


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Excerpt from The Roll-Call of Westminster Abbey There is a silence, which can almost be felt at this darkest hour of the night, inside the great church, a silence broken once and once only in the writer's experience by the fall of some apparently heavy body upon the pavement of the : Mrs.

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