Abbeys by M. R. James


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The Great Western Railway, 1925. First Edition. 100 illustrations by photographic reproduction, 56 drawings, 13 plans, 7 colour plates and map. Corners rubbed, boards marked, very good overall. 

A guide to the monastic ruins of the south-western counties and central England, locations which would not be out of place in James's ghost stories.
With an additional chapter on "Monastic Life and Buildings" by A. Hamilton Thompson."