Enjoy this reading room of out-of-copyright material I have transcribed:

  1. The Conqueror and His Companions
    by J.R. Planché, Somerset Herald
    London: Tinsley Brothers, 1874.
  2. William the Conqueror
    by Edward A. Freeman
    Macmillan and Co., 1913.
  3. Feudal England
    by John Horace Round, 1895
    Excerpt: "Walter Tirel and His Wife", section relating to the Clares and addressing errors in Dugdale
  4. The History of the Suburbs of Exeter
    by Charles Worthy, Esq., London 1892
    "Digression of the Families of Redvers and Courtenay"
  5. Parochial and family history of the parish of Blisland, in the county of Cornwall
    by John Maclean
    London, Nichols 1868
    Excerpt: "The Manor and Lordship Of Blisland" -- its history up to the Restoration, with notes on our Parker family
  6. Parochial and Family History of the parish and borough of Bodmin, in the county of Cornwall
    by Sir John Maclean
    London, Nichols 1870
    "Historical Incidents" from the Civil War, and "Bodmin Customs"
  7. Extinct Cornish Families, Part II
    by Mr. W.C. Wade
    Transactions of the Plymouth Institution & Devon and Cornwall Natural History Society, 1890-1891.
  8. Thomas Smythe, of Westenhanger, Commonly Called Customer Smythe
    by J.F. Wadmore, 1887
  9. Speakers of the House of Commons
    by Arthur Irwin Dasent, 1911
    Chapter II: The House of Commons under the Plantagenets.
  10. Two Old Sowerby Bridge Houses: Broadgates, Alias Underbank
    from Transactions of the Halifax Antiquarian Society, 1910
    Tells of a property of our Waterhouse family from the mid-1400s to 1600.
  11. A Chronicle of England during the Reigns of the Tudors, from A.D. 1485 to 1559
    By Charles Wriothesley, Windsor Herald
    Excerpt for 1550-1551, the year of Sir Andrew Judde's mayoralty.