Thames Valley Papists – the book
Thames Valley Papists: 2nd edition
The 240 page A5 format paperback second edition of Tony Hadland’s book is available from Mapledurham House. It tells the story of how Roman Catholicism survived in Berkshire and southern Oxfordshire during the nearly 300 years between Henry VIII’s break with Rome and the passing of the Catholic Emancipation Act in 1829. The new edition has a full-colour laminated cover, five maps, many line drawings and monochrome photographs, improved typography and incorporates feedback from the first addition and all corrections identified at the time of writing. The price is just £9.99 – buy at Mapledurham House or contact them via their website.
The whole book is now available online to download or read free of charge. The text is electronically searchable and pages are zoomable for ease of reading.