New releases from University of Hertfordshire Press

Books to explore

  • Bricks of Victorian London

    Author: Peter Hounsell

    Format: Paperback

    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: Paperback

    The Norfolk Gentry and their Estates c.1450–1700

  • Sevenoaks 1790–1914

    Author: Iain Taylor , David Killingray

    Format: Paperback

    This book offers a fresh perspective on British history in the long nineteenth century through the lens of a study of Sevenoaks and the surrounding area of West Kent.

    £14.99 (free postage)

  • 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.