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World Encyclopedia

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Final period of English Gothic architecture, from c.1330 to the mid-16th century. Named after the strong vertical lines of ...

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The Oxford Companion to Family and Local History (2 ed.)

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The last of the Gothic styles of the Middle Ages and the only one to be peculiarly English. The east ...

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology (2 ed.)

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A style of architecture found in Britain in the late 14th century ad through to the 16th century ad

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms (2 ed.)

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The last of the English *Gothic styles of architecture, it developed in the 14th century and survived until as late as the early 17th. It is characterized by straight verticals and ... More
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The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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denoting the latest stage of English Gothic church architecture, prevalent from the late 14th to mid 16th centuries and characterized by broad arches, elaborate fan vaulting, and large ... More
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The Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History

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The last of the Gothic styles of the Middle Ages and the only one to be peculiarly English. The style ...

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