A cel­e­bra­tion of the TRA­DI­TIONAL COUN­TIES OF ENG­LAND

Evergreen - - Then & Now -

From Northum­ber­land, York­shire and Cum­ber­land, through Stafford­shire, Le­ices­ter­shire and Shrop­shire, to Devon, Corn­wall, Sus­sex and Kent, Eng­land’s 40 tra­di­tional coun­ties are a colourful patch­work, a ta­pes­try cre­ated over hundreds of years by ge­og­ra­phy, his­tory and the men and women who have lived and worked within their bound­aries. This 100- page mag­a­zine is a cel­e­bra­tion of Eng­land’s his­toric coun­ties, with a fea­ture de­voted to each one, and il­lus­trated through­out with stun­ning colour pho­to­graphs. De­scrip­tions of the main char­ac­ter­is­tics of the county are ac­com­pa­nied by de­tails of the ma­jor towns and cities, his­toric sites, lo­cal cus­toms and cu­riosi­ties, re­gional food and drink, and a cal­en­dar of events. There are also panels high­light­ing some of the fa­mous peo­ple who hail from each county and a se­ries of “county quo­ta­tions” from writ­ers and po­ets. ( 100pp, soft­back) One copy: Code: TECOU Just £ 6.99 to UK, over­seas £ 9.99. US $ 20; Can $ 21; Aus $ 22; NZ $ 26. Two copies: Code: TECO2 Just £ 12 to UK, over­seas £ 16. US $ 32; Can $ 34; Aus $ 36; NZ $ 41.

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