The Nave Galleries of Durham Cathedral

Gardner, Stephen
December 1982
Art Bulletin;Dec82, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p564
Academic Journal
Describes the architecture of the Durham Cathedral in England. Comparison of the cathedral with other buildings of the period; Details of the church walls' construction; Design of the quadrant arches.


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