Bound in original green cloth, gilt, in dust wrapper. A very good copy.
Geographical essays. edited with an introduction by john patten.
4to. 7.75 x 10 inches. 245 pp.
Illustrated by text figures and maps.
Essays on the historical geography of England and Wales, 1500-1700, reprinted from journals. Topics include the distribution of wealth, innovations in arable and livestock farming, labour migration and residential patterns. The introduction, with its select bibliography, by John Patten (b.1935) of Hertford College, University of Oxford, surveys the present state of historical geography in pre-industrial England.
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