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Oxfordshire Family History Society publications and some other publications of specific local interest are available by post directly from the Society.

Any of these books can be brought to our meetings at Exeter Hall, Kidlington, on request to book-sales@ofhs.org.uk for possible purchase, but with no obligation to buy.

A range of books on Oxfordshire and surrounding counties can be purchased by post from ...
The EurekA Partnership - http://www.eurekapartnership.com/

General family history books can be purchased by post from a number of outlets, including ...
GENfair - http://www.genfair.co.uk/
The Family History Partnership - http://www.thefamilyhistorypartnership.com/

The following titles are available for purchase by post from the Society. The prices are given in Sterling (UK pounds) and are inclusive of postage and packing. Overseas orders will usually be sent by airmail.

If you don't wish to use our online credit card facility please forward your remittance with your order. Cheques should be in Sterling, drawn on a UK clearing bank and made payable to OFHS.

Please send your order to:

The Bookstall Manager
Oxfordshire FHS
Oxfordshire History Centre
St. Lukes Church
Temple Road
Cowley
OXFORD
OX4 2HT
UK

Email: book-sales@ofhs.org.uk

We aim to despatch goods in a timely manner. Our book sale stocks are held by a volunteer. Book sale orders are normally dealt with within three days.

Online Shopping

Books may now be purchased using our online shopping facility. In the UK we usually call it a shopping trolley, you may prefer to call it a shopping cart! In our case, the books are, mostly small so we'll call it a shopping basket on this web page. Secure payments can be made via WorldPay using any of the following cards:

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Whatever your national currency, you can purchase CDs at the British prices shown - the final amount will be converted into your own currency and deducted from your account. You can use, for instance, the Quick Converter at www.xe.com to give you a guide to your expenditure.

For each transaction, irrespective of how many items are being purchased, a £1 charge will be added. It will be shown as shipping but actually represents a contribution to the additional bank charges involved.

To add a book to your basket, use the nearby or button to the right of the book's description. If you want to buy another book, use the CONTINUE SHOPPING button to get back to this page.

If you have already started making purchases, will show you what's currently in your shopping basket.

You can take an item out of your basket at any time you have the contents on screen by setting the quantity of the item to zero and pressing the RECALCULATE button.

If you think anything has gone wrong with your online purchase, please either
contact us by email at: online-sales@ofhs.org.uk
or
contact us by telephone:
Wendy Archer on 01628 485013 (+44 1628 485013 from outside the UK)
or
write to:
The Bookstall Manager
Oxfordshire FHS
Oxfordshire History Centre
St. Lukes Church
Temple Road
Cowley
OXFORD
OX4 2HT
UK

Please note: these contact points are for enquiries, they cannot be used to place orders. For ordering information see the section above.

Our book sale stocks are held by a volunteer. Book sale orders are normally dealt with within three days.. Please note too that when purchasing online, the payment will be collected from your credit card account immediately.

Consumer Protection (Distance Selling) Regulations 2000 - applicable in the United Kingdom and European Union only.

A customer has the right to cancel an order for goods within seven working days of the receipt of the goods. This seven day period excludes Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays. Written notification of intention to cancel should be received by the Society within the "cooling off" period.

On receipt of due notice, the Society will refund the retail sale price of the goods if they are returned in a re-saleable condition. The return of the goods is at the customer's risk, and the costs involved must be met by the customer. The Society will process the refund within thirty days of receipt of the returned goods.

OFHS publications
CodeTitleUKO'seas
BKS-OO-05Cumulative Index to the Oxfordshire Family Historian - Volumes 12 and 13 £2.50
£5.00
BKS-OO-06Index to the Oxfordshire Hearth Tax 1665 £2.50
£5.00
BKS-OO-07Oxfordshire Parish Registers and Bishop's Transcripts (by Colin Harris) £4.50
£6.00
BKS-OO-08Index to Oxfordshire Protestation Oath Returns 1641-42 £2.50
£5.00
BKS-OO-09Returns of Owners of Land 1873 - Oxfordshire £2.00
£3.50
BKS-OO-10An abstract of the Report of the Commissioners for inquiring concerning the Charities of the City of Oxford and the parishes of St Giles, St Clement and Binsey £3.50
£5.00
BKS-OO-11Politics and Loyalty in Post-Revolution Oxfordshire : The “1690” County Parliamentary Poll ; The Association Oath Rolls, 1695-6 £7.00
£9.00
BKS-OO-12The Free and Voluntary Present - Oxfordshire Contributors to the Free and Voluntary Present to King Charles II, 1661, transcribed by Gwyn de Jong and edited by Jeremy Gibson £7.50
£9.50

Cassini Historical Maps
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MAP-CH05Sheet 164 - Oxford - "Popular Edition", reflecting the landscape at or around the early 1920s. In addition to showing Oxford itself, this map stretches as far north as Chipping Norton and Bicester, as far south as Didcot and also includes Witney. £8.00
£13.00
MAP-CH06Sheet 165 - Aylesbury & Leighton Buzzard - "Old Series", reflecting the landscape at or around the 1820s. This map includes the area of East Oxfordshire around Thame and Chinnor, and stretches as far west as Holton and Cuddesdon. £8.00
£13.00
MAP-CH07Sheet 165 - Aylesbury & Leighton Buzzard - "Revised New Series", reflecting the landscape at or around the 1890s. This map includes the area of East Oxfordshire around Thame and Chinnor, and stretches as far west as Holton and Cuddesdon. £8.00
£13.00
MAP-CH08Sheet 165 - Aylesbury & Leighton Buzzard - "Popular Edition", reflecting the landscape at or around the early 1920s. This map includes the area of East Oxfordshire around Thame and Chinnor, and stretches as far west as Holton and Cuddesdon. £8.00
£13.00
MAP-CH09Sheet 175 - Reading & Windsor - "Old Series", reflecting the landscape at or around the 1820s. This map covers a large part of what is now South Oxfordshire, including Wallingford, Watlington, Goring and Henley-on-Thames. £8.00
£13.00
MAP-CH10Sheet 175 - Reading & Windsor - "Revised New Series", reflecting the landscape at or around the 1890s. This map covers a large part of what is now South Oxfordshire, including Wallingford, Watlington, Goring and Henley-on-Thames. £8.00
£13.00
MAP-CH11Sheet 175 - Reading & Windsor - "Popular Edition", reflecting the landscape at or around the early 1920s. This map covers a large part of what is now South Oxfordshire, including Wallingford, Watlington, Goring and Henley-on-Thames. £8.00
£13.00
MAP-CH12Sheet 174 - Newbury & Wantage - "Old Series", reflecting the landscape at or around the 1820s. This map covers a large part of what is now South Oxfordshire, including Wantage, Didcot and Goring. £8.00
£13.00
MAP-CH13Sheet 174 - Newbury & Wantage - "Revised New Series", reflecting the landscape at or around the 1890s. This map covers a large part of what is now South Oxfordshire, including Wantage, Didcot and Goring. £8.00
£13.00
MAP-CH14Sheet 174 - Newbury & Wantage - "Popular Edition", reflecting the landscape at or around the early 1920s. This map covers a large part of what is now South Oxfordshire, including Wantage, Didcot and Goring. £8.00
£13.00
MAP-CH16Sheet 163 - Cheltenham & Cirencester - "Revised New Series", reflecting the landscape at or around the 1890s. This map covers the extreme west of Oxfordshire, and include Burford, Carterton and Milton-under-Wychwood. £8.00
£13.00
MAP-CH17Sheet 163 - Cheltenham & Cirencester - "Popular Edition", reflecting the landscape at or around the early 1920s. This map covers the extreme west of Oxfordshire, and include Burford, Carterton and Milton-under-Wychwood. £8.00
£13.00
MAP-CH19Sheet 151 - Stratford-upon-Avon - "Revised New Series", reflecting the landscape at or around the 1890s. This map covers a large part of North Oxfordshire, including Banbury, Deddington, Hook Norton and Great Rollright. £8.00
£13.00
MAP-CH20Sheet 151 - Stratford-upon-Avon - "Popular Edition", reflecting the landscape at or around the early 1920s. This map covers a large part of North Oxfordshire, including Banbury, Deddington, Hook Norton and Great Rollright. £8.00
£13.00

Alan Godfrey Reproduction Ordnance Survey Maps
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MAP-AG-03Banbury 1900 (ie the town centre) £3.00
£5.00
MAP-AG-04Thame & District 1886 £3.00
£5.00
MAP-AG-06Kineton & Banbury 1893 £3.00
£5.00
MAP-AG-07South Oxfordshire 1887 £3.00
£5.00
MAP-AG-09Bicester 1919. £3.00
£5.00
MAP-AG-10Pangbourne & Whitchurch 1910. £3.00
£5.00
MAP-AG-12Witney 1919. £3.00
£5.00
MAP-AG-13Woodstock & Blenheim Palace 1919. £3.00
£5.00
MAP-AG-14Burford 1919. £3.00
£5.00
MAP-AG-15Henley-on-Thames (North) 1910. £3.00
£5.00
MAP-AG-16Henley-on-Thames (South) 1910. £3.00
£5.00
MAP-AG-17N W Oxfordshire 1911. £3.00
£5.00
MAP-AG-18Chipping Norton 1919. £3.00
£5.00

Miscellaneous books
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BKS-OT-09Entertaining Launton by Pat Tucker. Published by the Launton Village Players. £6.00
£9.00
BKS-OT-07The Saga of the Beckinghams and Kaiser Bill (1914 to 1919). Privately published by the author, Alex J McGahey £7.50
£10.00
BKS-OT-11A Triumph of Restoration - Oxford Rewley Road Station by Lance Adlam and Bill Simpson. Published by Lamplight Publications £13.00
£18.00
BKS-BRS-01Oxfordshire Probate Records 1516-1732 ; Volume 2 ; L - Z. Published by the British Record Society in 1985 £12.00
£20.00
BKS-OT-22Images of England: Around Chipping Norton by John Howells, Ted Jones, Brenda Morris and Alan Watkins. Published by Nonsuch Publishing. £8.00
£11.00
BKS-OT-23Chipping Norton Through Time by Chipping Norton Local History Society. Published by Amberley Publishing Plc. £16.00
£20.00
BKS-OT-24Images of England: Chipping Norton Volume II by Brenda Morris and Alan Watkins. Published by Tempus Publishing Limited. £16.00
£20.00
BKS-OT-31New November 2015
Chipping Norton Railway by Alan Watkins and Brenda Morris. Published 2014 by Amberley Publishing.
£18.00
£24.00
BKS-RO-01Gustavus Sneyd : a scandal in the parish by Pam Inder and Marion Aldis. Published by Oxfordshire County Council. £5.00
£9.00
BKS-OT-32South Chiltern Choral Society - The First Fifty Years by Frances Jones. Published 2002. £15.50
£24.00
BKS-RS-17An Historical Atlas of Oxfordshire ; edited by Kate Tiller and Giles Darkes and published in 2010 by Oxfordshire Record Society as volume 67. £26.00
£36.00

Oxfordshire Black Sheep Publications
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Bill Seary has prepared for Oxfordshire Family History Society a full forename & surname index to the Black Sheep books. Wendy Archer help@ofhs.org.uk is willing to check this index for mentions of a surname, or a forename / surname combination, and inform the enquirer of the volume and page where the person is referenced, to enable purchase of an appropriate volume.
BKS-BS-01Oxfordshire 1914-1918 : Special Constables, Women Patrols and July Lists £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-02Oxfordshire Constabulary Recruitment Register 1857-1863 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-03Oxfordshire Constabulary Recruitment Register 1878-1904 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-04Oxfordshire Constabulary Recruitment Register 1863-1878 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-05Oxford City Police Register 1857-1904 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-42Oxford City Police Register 1905-1913 & Oxfordshire Constabulary Register 1905-1912 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-06Reading Borough Police Register 1865-1880 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-07Reading Borough Police Register 1881-1904 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-08Banbury Constables 1775-1925: 150 years on the beat £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-09Calendars of Prisoners tried at Oxford Quarter Sessions and Assize Courts 1831-1835 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-10Calendars of Prisoners tried at Oxford Quarter Sessions and Assize Courts 1836-1839 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-11Calendars of Prisoners tried at Oxford Quarter Sessions and Assize Courts 1840-1842 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-12Oxford City Police Court Minute Book 1837-1840 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-13Oxford City Police Court Minute Book 1841-1842 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-14Bicester Poor Law Union and Workhouse Records 1834-1851 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-15Oxford Gaol Prisoner Portraits 1870-1881 - Volume One: Crimes in West Oxfordshire £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-16Oxford Gaol Prisoner Portraits 1870-1881 - Volume Two: North Oxfordshire Crimes £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-17Oxford Gaol Prisoner Portraits 1869-1881 - Volume Three: Henley, Caversham & South Oxfordshire Crimes £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-31Oxford Gaol Prisoner Portraits 1870-1881 - Volume Four: Crimes in East Oxfordshire £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-32Oxford Gaol Prisoner Portraits 1870-1881 - Volume Five: Crimes in Oxford City and Central Oxfordshire £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-33Oxford Gaol Prisoner Portraits 1870-1881 - Volume Six: Crimes in the Bicester area £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-34Oxford Gaol Prisoner Portraits 1870-1881 - Volume Seven: More Crimes in West Oxfordshire £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-38Oxford Gaol Prisoner Portraits 1870-1881 - Volume Eight: Oxfordshire Crimes £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-18Banished ! Sentences of Transportation from Oxfordshire Courts 1787-1867 ; Surnames A to B £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-19Banished ! Sentences of Transportation from Oxfordshire Courts 1787-1867 ; Surnames C to E £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-20Banished ! Sentences of Transportation from Oxfordshire Courts 1787-1867 ; Surnames F to H £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-21Banished ! Sentences of Transportation from Oxfordshire Courts 1787-1867 ; Surnames I to N £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-22Banished ! Sentences of Transportation from Oxfordshire Courts 1787-1867 ; Surnames O to S £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-23Banished ! Sentences of Transportation from Oxfordshire Courts 1787-1867 ; Surnames T to Z £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-24Oxfordshire Coroners' Inquests 1820-1826 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-25Oxfordshire Coroners' Inquests 1827-1832 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-26Oxfordshire Coroners' Inquests 1833-1837 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-27Henley-on-Thames Poor Relief - Volume One : 1780-1821 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-28Henley-on-Thames Poor Relief - Volume Two : 1822-1835 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-29Henley-on-Thames Poor Law Union and Workhouse Records 1835-1851 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-30A Collection of Records from the Parishes of the Woodstock Poor Law Union and Workhouse 1835-1849 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-35Childhood Secrets: Oxfordshire Children sent to Reformatories and Industrial Schools 1855-1900 ; Volume One £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-40Childhood Secrets: Oxfordshire Children sent to Reformatories and Industrial Schools 1855-1900 ; Volume Two £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-44Childhood Secrets: Oxfordshire Children sent to Reformatories and Industrial Schools 1855-1900 ; Volume Three £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-45Childhood Secrets: Oxfordshire Boys sent to Bedfordshire Reformatory 1855-1900 - Surnames beginning A to G ; Volume Four £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-46Childhood Secrets: Oxfordshire Boys sent to Bedfordshire Reformatory 1855-1900 - Surnames beginning H to R ; Volume Five £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-47Childhood Secrets: Oxfordshire Boys sent to Bedfordshire Reformatory 1855-1900 - Surnames beginning S to Z ; Volume Six £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-50Childhood Secrets: Oxfordshire Boys On Training Ship Formidable Surnames beginning A to H ; Volume Seven £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-51Childhood Secrets: Oxfordshire Boys On Training Ship Formidable Surnames beginning J to Y ; Volume Eight £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-52Childhood Secrets: Oxfordshire Children sent to Industrial Schools in Bristol, Bath and Leicestershire ; Volume Nine £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-53Childhood Secrets: Oxfordshire children sent to Industrial Schools in Bristol, Cheshire, Essex, London, Surrey and Sussex ; Volume Ten £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-36Oxford City Bastardy Trials 1843-1857 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-41Oxford City Bastardy Trials 1857-1870 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-43Oxford City Bastardy Trials 1870-1880 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-37Oxfordshire Bastardy Cases 1844-1909 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-39Banbury Workhouse Records 1835-1843 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-48Wanted ! Military Deserters, Absconded Apprentices and Runaways 1802-1903 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-49Headington Guardians' Minute Book 1841-1846 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-54Oxford Prison Employees 1809-1926 £6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-55New November 2015
Oxfordshire Workhouse Children 1850-1900 - Abandoned, Apprenticed and Boarded out : Surnames A to B
£6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-56New November 2015
Oxfordshire Workhouse Children 1850-1900 - Abandoned, Apprenticed and Boarded out : Surnames C to F
£6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-57New November 2015
Oxfordshire Workhouse Children 1850-1900 - Abandoned, Apprenticed and Boarded out : Surnames G to I
£6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-58New November 2015
Oxfordshire Workhouse Children 1850-1900 - Abandoned, Apprenticed and Boarded out : Surnames J to N
£6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-59New November 2015
Oxfordshire Workhouse Children 1850-1900 - Abandoned, Apprenticed and Boarded out : Surnames O to S
£6.50
£10.00
BKS-BS-60New November 2015
Oxfordshire Workhouse Children 1850-1900 - Abandoned, Apprenticed and Boarded out : Surnames T to Z
£6.50
£10.00

Banbury Historical Society publications
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BKS-BHS-27King Suttons Wardens Accounts 1636 – 1700 ; published in 2001 as Volume 27 £17.50
£22.50
BKS-BHS-28The Banbury Chapbooks ; edited by Leo John De Freitas and published in 2004 as volume 28. £12.00
£14.50
BKS-BHS-29Early Victorian Squarson, The Diaries of William Cotton Risley, Vicar of Deddington 1835-1848 ; extracts selected by Geoffrey Smedley-Stevenson and published in 2007 as Volume 29. £17.50
£22.50
BKS-BHS-32Mid Victorian Squarson, The Diaries of William Cotton Risley, Vicar of Deddington 1849-1969 ; extracts selected by Geoffrey Smedley-Stevenson and published in 2012 as Volume 32. £17.50
£22.50
BKS-BHS-34An Alphabetical Digest of Rusher's Banbury Directory to Trades and Occupations 1832-1906, including a DVD facsimile of the Directory 1832-1906. Published in 2014 as Volume 34. £25.00
£25.00

The Changing Faces (TCF) series of books
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The Changing Faces series of books has been in production for a number of years, with each title focusing on a particular Oxfordshire town, village or area. A volume typically comprises a brief background history, followed by lots and lots of old photographs with captions. This seems to be a very successful formula, which is particularly popular with family historians.
BKS-RBP-27TCF of Bicester : Book One £11.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-37TCF of Bicester : Book Two £12.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-47TCF of Bicester : Book Three £12.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-51TCF of Bicester : Book Four £12.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-58TCF of Bicester : Book Five £12.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-18TCF of Bladon with Church Hanborough and Long Hanborough £11.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-35TCF of Botley and North Hinksey : Book Two £12.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-01TCF of Cowley : Book One £12.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-41TCF of Cowley : Book Three £11.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-45TCF of Easington £12.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-26TCF of Eynsham : Book Two £11.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-31TCF of Grimsbury £11.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-38TCF of Kennington : Book One £11.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-53TCF of Kennington : Book Two £12.00
£17.50
BKS-RBP-06TCF of Littlemore and Sandford £12.00
£17.50
BKS-RBP-11TCF of Marston : Book Two £11.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-23TCF of North Oxford : Book One £12.00
£17.50
BKS-RBP-30TCF of North Oxford : Book Two £12.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-24TCF of South Oxford : Book One £11.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-33TCF of South Oxford : Book Two £11.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-61TCF of Thame : Book One £11.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-63TCF of Thame : Book Two £11.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-65TCF of Thame : Book Three £11.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-44TCF of Witney : Book Two £12.00
£17.50
BKS-RBP-21TCF of Woodstock : Book Two £11.50
£17.50
BKS-RBP-70The Origins of Oxford Street Names by Ann Spokes Symonds and Nigel Morgan £16.00
£20.00
BKS-RBP-81From Banbury Cakes to a Bushel of Sweetmeats by Barry Davis and Brian Little £14.00
£18.00
BKS-RBP-82Bygone Memories of Bicester Shops by David Watts and Christine Bloxham £22.00
£28.00

Publications from The Family History Partnership
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A small selection of general family history publications, which might well be of interest to the typical researcher
BKS-FHP-01Marriage Indexes for Family Historians ; Ninth (2008) edition ; by Jeremy Gibson, Elizabeth Hampson and Stuart Raymond £5.50
£8.50
BKS-FHP-03Introducing Family History by Stuart A Raymond £12.00
£17.00
BKS-FHP-04Coroners’ Records in England and Wales ; Third (2009) edition ; by Jeremy Gibson and Colin Rogers £6.00
£10.00
BKS-FHP-05Victuallers’ Licences : Records for Family and Local Historians ; Third (2009) edition ; compiled by Jeremy Gibson. £7.00
£10.00
BKS-FHP-07Birth and Baptism Records for Family Historians £6.00
£9.00
BKS-FHP-08Marriage Records for Family Historians £6.00
£9.00
BKS-FHP-10The Home Front 1939-45 : A Guide for Family Historians ; by Stuart A Raymond £7.00
£10.00
BKS-FHP-11Title Deeds for Family Historians ; by Tim Wormleighton £7.00
£10.00
BKS-FHP-12The Family Historian's Enquire Within (Sixth Edition) by Janet Few £18.00
£25.00

 

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