New releases from University of Hertfordshire Press

Books to explore

  • Bricks of Victorian London

    Author: Peter Hounsell

    Format: Hardback

    The companies that made the bricks employed many thousands of men, women and children and their working lives, homes and culture are looked at here, as well as the journey towards better working conditions and wages.

  • Managing for Posterity

    Author: Elizabeth Griffiths

    Format: Hardback

    The Norfolk Gentry and their Estates c.1450–1700

  • William Ellis

    Author: Malcolm Thick

    Format: Paperback

    William Ellis, who lived and farmed at Little Gaddesden in Hertfordshire in the first half of the eighteenth century (d. 1759), is an important figure in English agricultural history.