Portals: Gates, Stiles, Windows, Bridges & Other Crossings


When is a threshold a portal? What is a sallyport? How many ways are there to cross a wall, a fence or a river? What is a kissing gate? Are there gateways to other worlds? In this beautiful book, packed with rare antique illustrations and original drawings by artist Miles Thistlethwaite, author Philippa Lewis explores the fascinating world of liminal boundaries and the inexhaustable variety of ways in which we cross them. WOODEN BOOKS are small but packed with information. "Fascinating" FINANCIAL TIMES. "Beautiful" ...

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Portals: Gates, Stiles, Windows, Bridges & Other Crossings
2018, Bloomsbury USA, New York

ISBN-13: 9781635570847


Portals: Gates, Stiles, Windows, Bridges, & Other Crossings
2016, Wooden Books, Powys

ISBN-13: 9781904263944


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