|The Victorian Countryside, 2 volumes - Edited by G.E.Mingay|
Condition Very Good
Published by Routledge & Kegan paul, London 1981
An in depth study of a countryside of striking contrasts; between stately and ostentatious affluence and miserable poverty and deprivation; between long established rural superstitions and customs and the innovations of newly developed agricultural science and technology.
Vol.1 - xvi, 363pp
Vol.2 - ix, pp 367-702
Well illustrated in black and white and a fascinating read.
Price: £40.00 / $60.00
|The Folklore of Shropshire - Roy Palmer|
Condition Good Plus
Presented in a series of themed chapters that encompass landscape, buildings, beliefs, work, seasons, people, music and drama.
340pp illustrated in black and white
Price: £8.00 / $12.00
|The Charm of the English Village - P.H.Ditchfield, illustrated by Sydney R.Jones|
Published by Batsford, London 1908
A detailed exploration of the elements that go to make up the Engglish village, from Weathercocks to Dovecotes, barns to bridges, inns , shops and mills.
167pp illustrated in line throughout and with a colour frontis.
Price: £15.00 / $22.50