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No date c. 1880. Illustrated with tissue-guarded plates.----- Blue cloth -covered boards, stamped gilt spine titles; blind-stamped decorative boarder and center-piece to both front and rear boards; edges light to no shelf wear. Corners with a hint of wear. Bindings strong and square; rear hinge starting. Heavily illustrated - 36 full plates. [xii], 422, pages including extensive index. with illustrations, photogravures, and plates throughout, the majority of the plates protected by captioned tissue guards.Frontis: "Westminster Abbey. ----- Arthur Penrhyn Stanley, D.D. (1815-1881) was an English churchman and Dean of Westminster, known as Dean Stanley. His position was that of a Broad Churchman and he was the author of works on Church History and Westminster Abbey. Stanley was the leading liberal theologian of his time in England.