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The Museum closed for renovation on 31 March 2014. A very limited number of publications will remain for sale on the internet
We shall be back after about 18 months to 2 years with a full stock and a new shop
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Prices shown are for one copy. Post and packing is for second class post within the UK. For all other postage charges please email.
Despatch is once a week so please allow up to 11 days for delivery.
Purchasing by credit card - you will receive an email on despatch.

For bulk, overseas or email orders where you have agreed an amount with the shop manager please use the "Donation" button below

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Somerset Voices
This book gives a peep into rural life in the county during the twentieth century using the spoken word in the form of extracts and including many unpublished photographs.
Drawn entirely from the Oral Archive (see research menu above).
Pub: 2010
144pp 142 illustrations hardback
Price reduced from £14.99
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£5.00
p&p £4.00
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Victorian Somerset: John Hodges – A Farm Labourer by Ann Heeley and Martyn Brown
An illustrated life story of a farm labourer from Butleigh near Glastonbury. At the Somerset Rural Life Museum there is a gallery based on the life of John Hodges.

Pub: 1978 reprinted 2001
A5 22pp paperback
£3.50
p&p £1.60
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Joseph Harding: Cheddar Cheesemaker by Ann Heeley and Mary Vidal
An illustrated history of cheddar cheese making in Somerset, and the work of Joseph Harding 1805-76. Within the Tea Room at the Somerset Rural Life Museum is a display of cheesemaking equipment with reference to Joseph Harding.
Pub: 1996
A5 16pp paperback
£3.50
p&p £1.20
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A Somerset Smock by Mrs J Adnams
The pattern and instructions for making a traditional Somerset smock.

Pub: 1982
A4 double side sheet
£0.50
p&p 60p
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Glastonbury Bonnet
The pattern and instructions for making a bonnet worn in Glastonbury in 1870.

Pub: 1982
A4 double side sheet
£0.50
p&p 60p
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The Last Ride compiled by Kathleen Cowles
The story of the last campaign in which the British army used horses in action, as told by a member of the North Somerset Yeomanry who personally served in this last campaign in the Middle East at the beginning of World War II.

Pub: 2009 ISBN 978-1-901084-71-9
170 x 255mm 68pp paperback

£9.95
p&p £2.70
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