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Edgelands : journeys into England's true wildnerness

Author: Paul Farley; Michael Symmons Roberts
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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England, the first country to industrialise, now offers the world's most mature post-industrial terrain, and is still in a state of flux. 'Edgelands' takes the reader on a journey through its forgotten spaces so that we can marvel at this richly mysterious, cheek-by-jowl region in our midst.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Farley; Michael Symmons Roberts
ISBN: 9780224089029 0224089021
OCLC Number: 664323845
Description: 263 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Cars --
Paths --
Dens --
Containers --
Landfill --
Water --
Sewage --
Wire --
Gardens --
Lofts --
Canals --
Bridges --
Masts --
Wasteland --
Ruins --
Woodlands --
Venues --
Mines --
Power --
Pallets --
Hotels --
Retail --
Business --
Ranges --
Lights --
Airports --
Weather --
Piers.
Responsibility: Paul Farley and Michael Symmons Roberts.

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Edgelands explores a wilderness that is much closer than you think: a debatable zone, neither the city nor the countryside, but a place in-between - so familiar it is never seen for looking. This  Read more...

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