A Book of Dovecotes


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Our British dovecotes, too, are growing fewer every year. Many have vanished alto gether, some by wanton demolition, others by neglect. The time has surely come at which to chronicle a few of those that still remain; to draw attention to their frequent beauty; call to mind the interest which attaches to them; plead for their more careful preservation, and — not altogether needlessly — make clear the reason why they came to occupy their places in our land. Something personal is due from the writer; on one hand to the reader of this volume, on the other to the many who have lent their aid in its production. Born in Herefordshire, a county in which dovecotes are both numerous and beautiful, I had often felt surprise and dis appointment at the lack of printed information regarding these delightful buildings; and I have at length ventured to attempt something.

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