Landscape And Community In England.
The Hambledon Press.
8vo. 6.5 x 9.5 inches. viii + 362 pp. Bound in original navy cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper. Avery good copy. Illustrated by text figures and maps. Essays on aspects of local history, mainly concerning Kent, Northamptonshire and Kent, nine of which are reprinted from journal articles. Titles include The Making of the Agrarian Landscape of Kent, Kentish Family Portrait, Suffolk and the Great Rebellion, 1640-1660, The Lost Towns of England, The English Urban Inn and Country Carriers in the Nineteenth Century. Alan Everitt (1926-2008) was a Kent born historian who spent a greater part of his career at the Department of Local History, University of Leicester, ultimately becoming Professor and Head of Department.
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