There was no one even to tell her which, of all the sepulchral slabs that paved the nave and transepts
, was the one that was really beautiful, the one that had been most praised by Mr.
But they were in the church, nevertheless--they were in one of the transepts
Seating myself in a corner of the transept
where I could see all and be little seen, I with the rest awaited the coming of the overdue bridegroom.
Even if Philip had wanted to hear this it would have been impossible, for the boys of King's School sit in the choir, and the pulpit stands at the corner of the transept
so that the preacher's back is almost turned to them.
Perhaps the glimpse, among the anonymous spectators in the transept
, of a dark coil of hair under a hat which, a moment later, revealed itself as belonging to an unknown lady with a long nose, so laughably unlike the person whose image she had evoked that he asked himself if he were becoming subject to hallucinations.
One priest dressed in white robes sat, to represent the angel, by one of the square-built tombs near the junction of nave and transept
, and three others, personating the Marys, advanced slowly toward him while they chanted their portion of the same dialog.
It is the interior that impresses, a complex composition of confined and open spaces, with its double aisles, internal buttresses in the manner of Albi Cathedral, bridges across the transepts
to carry a continuous gallery passage right around the building, and with lancet windows carried higher than the main vaults to give a further sense of complexity and grandeur.
Chapter six is on the passion of Christ, chapter seven the resurrection and ascension, to which the book devotes 20 pages of biblical citation, scholarly commentary by Professor Kogel and uncountable panels from the transepts
and nave of the church.
RIBA says: "He proposed a hexagonal space with pairs of unusual radiating transepts
, like the petals of a flower.
The 10-metre long church itself was discovered to have originally been three times longer and to have once had side transepts
Les tranches envisages sont les suivantes: Tranche ferme (TF): Toitures et lvations du massif barlong avec la tour de la croise et des transepts
Nord et Sud (10 mois).
SST maps and profile transepts
for days 6, 12 and 13th of November are shown in Figures 2a to 2c.