At The University Press.





Item Description

8vo. 6.25 x 9.25 inches. xl + 919 pp. Bound in original green cloth, gilt with contrasting brown title label, gilt, in dust wrapper, which has a little edge wear; otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by 24 pages of plates, by 54 text figures and by 45 tables, including 16 in Statistical Appendix. The Agrarian History of England and Wales was published between 1967 and 2000. This volume, the first to be published, was edited by Joan Thirsk (1922-2013), leading economic and social historian, specialising in agricultural history and a general editor of The Agrarian History of England and Wales from 1974. It concerns itself with the structure of farming regions, agricultural techniques, enclosure, estate management by the Crown, the Church, noblemen, the gentry and yeomen, prices, profits and rents and with rural housing. THIS IS A LARGE AND HEAVY BOOK WHICH WILL INCUR SHIPPING COSTS ABOVE THE DEFAULT RATE QUOTED BY ABE. PLEASE CONTACT US DIRECTLY IF YOU WOULD LIKE A QUOTATION FOR POSTAGE

[Stock No. 25699]

Search by typing:

Or Choose a Category: