CD SALE - SPOTLIGHT ON ENGLAND
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There is limited stock, usually only one of each CD, so don't miss out. Get them now while you can.
 
See attachment for a full list, sorted by County.
 
If you would wish to purchase multiple items, please contact the bookshop for a discount on postage.
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Education, Shipping, Criminals, Religion and Census
 
 
 
SPOTLIGHT
 
Notable British families 1600s-1900s
WAS $55.00 NOW $25.00
A collection of authoritative works on British genealogy, this Family Archive contains images of the pages of eleven volumes of pedigrees and lineage records by the British publishing house Burke's Peerage. Few names are as highly regarded in English genealogy as Burke's.
 
You need the Family Archive Viewer version 3.02 or higher to use this CD. You can download the viewer from http://genealogy.com
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London Compendium Set 2

WAS $150.00 NOW $60.00
Transcripts of eleven London churches in a total of twenty seven volumes kindly loaned to the Project by The Harleian Society. Each book, or set of volumes, has its own very comprehensive index, making it extremely easy to locate ancestors.
It is worth noting that although much of this information is available IN INDEX FORM ONLY in FamilySearch, these volumes are TRANSCRIPTS FROM THE ORIGINALS and therefore contain MUCH more information for genealogists and family historians.
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Hampshire Baptism Index 1813-1841

WAS $65.00 NOW $25.00
Excluding the Isle of Wight
Church of England only
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Camden's Britannia 1586

WAS $42.50 NOW $30.00
Translation and edition of 1722 by Gibson, complete with all of the 1695 maps by Robert Morden. This is the definitive early history and description of the whole of Britain. An absolute must for anyone's collection. Two immense and extremely rare volumes.
System Requirements: Any computer using Adobe (Acrobat) Reader 4 or later
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Pigot's Directory 1842/44 Compendium Set - with Maps

WAS $93.00.00 NOW $45.00
Buckinghamshire, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Herefordshire, Monmouthshire, Oxfordshire, Somerset and Wiltshire, plus the whole of Wales.
This CD includes superbly detailed original maps of 1842 of all of these counties and of Wales.
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Evidence on the Employment of Children in 1842

WAS $48.00 NOW $25.00
Evidence is stated by means of interviews with the employers, adult workers and children, relating to the work and life style conditions of the children.
Children's Employment Commission.....a fascinating insight into the work and lives of our ancestors in their own words.....This huge volume of 1842, reproduced as a facsimile copy on CD, is a government publication containing evidence on the employment of children.
An invaluable source of information and truly a snapshot in time. This CD can be viewed by any computer using Adobe Acrobat (version 4 or later recommended). The data on this CD is completely self-contained, and requires no installation.
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Hampshire Genealogical Society Burial Index 1400-1837

WAS $65.00 NOW $30.00
Version 3. For all Hampshire excluding the Isle of Wight.This CD has been produced as a finding aid only, and whilst it contains most of the detail of the original parish records there is always the possibility of a transcription error. Personal names have been transcribed "as is", with abbreviated forms expanded. Place names are as found on the pre 1974 maps of Hampshire.
The easiest way to find an entry within the Index is to use the search engine provided. This has a simple but powerful interface for locating a particular record.
Minimum system requirements: Windows95, 98, ME, 2000, XP or NT 4.0; 800x600; IBM PC or equivalent with at least a 486 processor, 16Mb of RAM and 5Mb of free hard disc space.
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List of the Streets and Places within the Administrative County of London-1929

WAS $42.50 NOW $15.00
Invaluable to London researchers.
This book details alterations in street names and numbering since 1856 and shows localities, postal districts, parishes, boroughs map references. The book's introduction states that this is a second revision of the original 1901 edition and a new feature is the addition of notes on the origins of street names given in recent years. The number of streets in the County of London at the time numbered 17,660.
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