Mary Dormer Harris - The Life and Works of a Warwickshire Historian
- Price: £9.95
- Publisher: Brewin Books
- ISBN: 9781858581989
- Availability: In Stock
In this first-ever biography of the
charismatic Warwickshire historian Mary Dormer Harris (1867 -1936) Leamington
author Jean Field includes extracts and quotations from her subject's work, as
well as a lively text. Containing a wealth of illustrations, this book will not
only interest those who enjoy Warwickshire history, but also any who enjoy
dipping into real-life stories of tragedy and success.
The work which Mary Dormer Harris did on the ancient manuscripts of the City of Coventry earned her many accolades, but she was also a lively and fun-loving journalist, whose witty and nostalgic descriptions had much literary merit.
|210mm x 148mm
|black & white