Dury and Andrews' Map of Hertfordshire: Society and landscape in the eighteenth century

Dury and Andrews' Map of Hertfordshire: Society and landscape in the eighteenth century

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ISBN-13: 9781909686731
Publisher: Windgather Press
Publication date: 12/31/2015
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.70(h) x (d)

About the Author

Andrew Macnair is a Research Fellow in the School of History, University of East Anglia.

Dr Anne Rowe is Reader in English Literature and Director of the Centre of Iris Murdoch Studies at Kingston University. She is a freelance landscape historian who has coordinated research for the Hertfordshire Gardens Trust since 1998 and lectures in landscape history.

Tom Williamson was born in Hemel Hemstead in Hertfordshire, and was brought up in Bushey, before reading history and archaeology at Jesus College, Cambridge.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations v

Acknowledgements ix

1. The County Maps 1

2. Dury and Andrews’ Map of Hertfordshire 33

3. The Map Redrawn 49

4. Hertfordshire in Context 68

5. Fields, Woods and Commons 91

6. Village, Farm and Hamlet 118

7. Social Geography: Names on the map 142

8. Mansions, Parks and Gardens 167

9. Towns and Industry 189

10. End Note 214

Bibliography 215

Index 226

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