HADFIELD, JOHN (EDITED BY): The Shell Book of English Villages.
Michael Joseph, London. 1980.. ISBN 0 7181 1900 2.First edition. 384pp. With frontispiece, 16 colour reproductions of paintings, watercolours and lithographs by English artists and over 120 black and white photographs. Hardcover. Book in near fine condition. Dustjacket in fine condition. A thousand villages are described in the book, from the limestone villages of the Cotswolds to the brick and timber villages of the Kentish Weald, the Home Counties, the South Country, East Anglia, the West Country, the Midlands, Yorkshire, Humberside, the North West and North East.