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Anglo-Norman Armory by C.R.Humphery-Smith

A collection of essays on medieval heraldry including an edition of the Fitzwilliam Roll of Arms. A useful reference work for nyone studying this period of history when heraldry plays such an important part in historical studies (1973) 25.00

Armigerous Ancestors by C.R.Humphery-Smith

An essential guide and index to the herald's Visitations, Armigerous Ancestors is a comprehensive introduction to the study of th eVisitations of the heralds and aclearly oproduced reference source to the original and published manuscripts (1997) 50.00

VIII Cilloquium Canterbury 1993

Papers and Proceedings from the VIII Colloquium of thee Academie International d'Heraldique, 1993 25

The Cambridge Armorial

Wilfrid scott-Giles, Cecil Humphery-Smith with others

A descriptive history of all the heraldry of the University of Cambridge colleges, the schools and the City, with full colour illustrations (1985) 30

Atlas and Index of Parish Registers

C.R. Humphery-Smith ed.

The 3rd edition of this now indispensable Phillimore Atlas incorporating new and updated material. It includes parish maps, topographical maps and indexes summarising the whereabouts of original registers and many finding aids. Changes from the last edition include the addition of details of local census indexes for each parish for 1841-1891 as well as the names of the registration disctricts covering each parish for the period 1837-1851. The maps in the Atlas can be purchased seperately and more details are available through the link introduction and then ihgs maps. (2003) 55.00

Dark Blood. A Romany Story a story by William "Bill" Lee

(Written from the stories of Bill Lee, and edited by Cecil Humphery-Smith)

Dark Blood is the true story of Ethan Bray, a restless Romany orphan. Into his settled farming life in post war Kent comes May, the beautiful daughter of the traveller Tucker Beaney; but Ethan must face danger and personal conflict if he is to win her hand. (1999) 7.50

Hugh Revel, Master of the Hospital of St John of Jerusalem by C.R. Humphery-Smith

A scholarly work of detection, genealogy and biography about this 13th century Master of the Crusading Order of Hospitallers. (1994) 20

Our Family History

C.R. Humphery-Smith

A book of 88 printed pages providing space to record eight generations of a family tree including all the children of more recent ancestors. (1990) 11.00

Kent Protestation Returns 1641/2

A transcript and index to the surviving returns of 25 parishes. On microfiche. (2001) 6.00

Family History Journal Index Volumes 1-5 1962-1967 on microfiche

Three indexes have been compiled from the Family History Journals. They comprise a General Index of Articles, a Nominal and a Locational Index. (2001) 3.00
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