Cookies on oxfam

We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website. If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Close

  • Grows vegetables
  • Fills classrooms
  • Drills wells
  • Empowers women
  • Fights poverty

Downhead, Rural Life: A Social and Economic History

£14.99

Product description

Downhead is a village and civil parish 5 miles (8 km) north east of Shepton Mallet, in the Mendip district of Somerset, England. Downhead Local History Group, in 2000, published a project entitled 'Downhead - Landscape of Distinction' in association with Mendip District Council. As a result of further research by members of the group, a second book was published in 2002 - 'Downhead, Rural Life, A Social and Economic History'. This was produced to explore in more detail some of the aspects of the social and economic history of Downhead touched upon in the first book. A4, comb bound (plastic) report with card covers and external clear plastic covers. Printed on one side of the paper only. In very good condition. Some minor shelfwear to the clear plastic covers. Some slight fading to the card covers. Slight bumping to the right hand corners of the report. Internally clean with no annotations etc.

Item details

Author(s):
Jefferson, Joyce
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
A4
Edition:
2002
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
44
Publisher:
Downhead History Project 2002
Title:
Downhead, Rural Life: A Social and Economic History

Standard UK Delivery £3.95 per order

Delivery FAQs

Free returns

within 21 days.
Returns policy

About this item

Downhead is a village and civil parish 5 miles (8 km) north east of Shepton Mallet, in the Mendip district of Somerset, England. Downhead Local History Group, in 2000, published a project entitled 'Downhead - Landscape of Distinction' in association with Mendip District Council. As a result of further research by members of the group, a second book was published in 2002 - 'Downhead, Rural Life, A Social and Economic History'. This was produced to explore in more detail some of the aspects of the social and economic history of Downhead touched upon in the first book. A4, comb bound (plastic) report with card covers and external clear plastic covers. Printed on one side of the paper only. In very good condition. Some minor shelfwear to the clear plastic covers. Some slight fading to the card covers. Slight bumping to the right hand corners of the report. Internally clean with no annotations etc.

Author(s):
Jefferson, Joyce
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
A4
Edition:
2002
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
44
Publisher:
Downhead History Project 2002
Title:
Downhead, Rural Life: A Social and Economic History

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section.

We offer a no quibble returns policy as follows:

Wedding dresses: 14 days

Overseas returns: 31 days

Everything else: 21 days


This item is also available for international delivery by airmail, carrying a mandatory delivery charge of:

Europe: £4.70

Outside Europe: £7.00

Volunteer listed

Wonder how this unique item ended up online?

Most of the second-hand items you see online have been donated, by supporters like you, to our high street stores. Each item is then priced, photographed and listed on this site by our amazing team of volunteers from across the country.

After you have bought your item, our team of volunteers package and dispatch it from the Shop straight to you or your chosen recipient.

All profits from the sales of our goods go towards funding Oxfam's work around the world. We rely on your donations to sell online so please keep the cycle of goodness going!

To find out more about volunteering with Oxfam, please visit our how to volunteer page.

Oxfam Bookshop Exeter

The Oxfam Bookshop in Exeter sells ... books (and a few cards). Our shelves are packed with a wide range of books - we hope always to have something for everyone, from the most serious bibliophile to the more casual customer, and we're always happy to help you if you can't find what you want.

View Shop