New releases from University of Hertfordshire Press

Books to explore

  • Gardens and Green Spaces in the West Midlands since 1700

    Editor: Malcolm Dick , Elaine Mitchell

    Format: Paperback

    With maps, plans and illustrations, this is a volume of important scholarship that places the West Midlands at the heart of landscape history


  • Humphry Repton in Hertfordshire

    Editor: Susan Flood , Tom Williamson

    Format: Hardback

    Presents complete transcriptions of all the key documents relating to Repton's activities, including the full text of seven Red Books.


  • Prostitution in Victorian Colchester

    Author: Jane Pearson , Maria Rayner

    Format: Paperback

    Bringing to bear considerations of class and gender, health and welfare, religion and moral reform, this is a wide-ranging and original study. As well as providing a vivid portrait of nineteenth-century Colchester, it will appeal to all those interested in the history of women's work, policing and society more widely.