Among English hedgerows by Clifton Johnson

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Published by The Macmillan company, Macmillan and co., limited in New York, London .

Written in English

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  • Country life,
  • England -- Description and travel,
  • England -- Social life and customs

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Statementwritten and illustrated by Clifton Johnson; with an introduction by Hamilton W. Mabie
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., vii-xvii, 347 p. incl. illus., plates.
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16628465M
LC Control Number99005269

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Fast-forward nearly 1, years, British hedgerow planting evolved to become a best farming practice, championed by Thomas Tusser’s book, A Hundred Good Pointes of Husbandrie. Unfortunately, the heritage of British hedgerows grew derelict and suffered losses due to the Industrial Revolution, two World Wars, and accompanying agricultural.

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