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A natural history of the hedgerow and ditches, dykes and dry stone walls

A natural history of the hedgerow and ditches, dykes and dry stone walls

Wright, John, 1951- author

This is a guide to hedgerows past and present. John Wright describes their origins and long history in the life of the countryside, their natural history, the crafts involved in their planting and maintenance, and the huge variety in their ages, sizes, shape, composition, and functions. He looks too at the drystone walls of Scotland, Devon, Cornwall, the Cotswolds, and the north of England, some of which date back thousands of years

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Profile Books, 2017
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Statement of responsibility: John Wright
ISBN: 1846685532, 9781846685538
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note: Originally published: 2016.
Physical Description: viii, 376 pages : illustrations (colour), maps (colour) ; 20 cm
Subject: Hedgerow ecology.; Gardening.; Hedges.
Alternative Title: Natural history of the hedgerow