The Anchorhold Enid DinnisSands & Co, London, 1925 ed. First published in 1923 Hardback in good condition NO dust jacket,234 pagesText is clean and unmarked, binding tight, cover has some light spots, some light tanning of pages due to age,otherwise good.An Anchorhold is a walled enclosure that surrounds a church where in earlier times an anchorite would live. It only has two windows one for food and the other offers a view of church sanctuary. The thought was that while the body was taken care of with food “divine food” could also be passed to the soul. The idea is monk and cell. It is dedicated to a famous anchorite John Norwich. Powered by eCRATER . List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.