Direct purchase from us will nearly always work out cheapest, but if I’m slow to reply, especially in the summer months, it probably means I’m away, in which case you could try contacting one of the retailers listed at the bottom of this section. My pricing structures aim to encourage purchases of several books together, to a limit of 1.9 kilos.
Trade discount is normally 35% of cover price of each individual book, 60 days credit.
Trade orders are posted free in UK provided at least two books are ordered.
Discounted multi-volume sets are not available to retailers or wholesalers.
UK postage on a single book is £2.50. Single books priced at £20 post free.
UK postage is £3.50 for up to 2kg parcels (between four and eight of my titles).
Please enquire about shipments abroad or if you want several unrelated titles.
Shipping 5-vol castle sets to US or Canada currently costs at least £30 per set.
Cheques payable to Mr M.J.Salter, but bank transfer is much preferred.
Customers are welcome to collect books in person and pay cash if they wish.
SETS: prices include UK postage
£10 for a pair of titles covering castles and churches of Man & Channel Islands
£30 for three Medieval Churches of ……….titles: Wales, Ireland & Scotland.
£35 for a pair of £20 books, or either of the 5-vol Irish and Scottish castles sets.
£40 for all five monastic sites titles.
£60 for sixteen English churches books (see Old Parish Churches of Gloucestershire)
OTHER CASTLES BOOKS AVAILABLE
SHROPSHIRE £7.95 88 pages, 80 pages, 140 illustrations
STAFFORDSHIRE £3.95 64 pages, 85 illustrations
HEREFORD & WORCESTER £5.95 88 pages, 120 illustrations
WARWICKSHIRE £3.50 56 pages, 87 illustrations
NORTHUMBERLAND £5.95 120 pages, 210 illustrations
DEVON & CORNWALL £5.95 88 pages, 146 illustrations
EAST ANGLIA £5.95 88 pages, 130 illustrations
YORKSHIRE £7.50 120 pages, 215 illustrations
LANCASHIRE & CHESHIRE £3.50 40 pages, 60 illustrations
WESSEX £5.95 104 pages, 180 illustrations
GLOUCESTERSHIRE £3.50 40 pages, 57 illustrations
DURHAM £4.95 64 pages, 100 illustrations
THAMES VALLEY & CHILTERNS £5.95 80 pages
Cumbria and East Midlands are now out of print.
CASTLES OF SOUTH-WEST SCOTLAND £11.00 182 pages, 500 illustrations
CASTLES OF THE HEARTLAND OF SCOTLAND £11.00 160 pages, 350 illustrations
CASTLES OF GRAMPIAN & ANGUS £11.00 200 pages, 370 illustrations
CASTLES OF WESTERN AND NORTHERN SCOTLAND £11.00 152 pages, 200 illustrations
CASTLES OF ULSTER £4.95 72 pages, 200 illustrations
CASTLES OF SOUTH MUNSTER £9.95 128 pages, 340 illustrations
MANX CASTLES AND CHURCHES £3.50 44 pages, 85 illustrations
CHANCEL ISLANDS CASTLES & CHURCHES £4.95 72 pages, 125 illustrations.
OTHER ENGLISH CHURCHES BOOKS AVAILABLE
SHROPSHIRE £5.95 104 pages, 225 illustrations
STAFFORDSHIRE £5.95 100 pages, 225 illustrations
WORCESTERSHIRE £5.95 100 pages, 225 illustrations
HEREFORDSHIRE £5.95 104 pages, 275 illustrations
FOREST OF DEAN £3.50 40 pages, 82 illustrations
NORTHUMBERLAND £5.95 80 pages, 150 illustrations
CORNWALL £5.95 120 pages, 284 illustrations
DEVON £12.00 224 pages, 450 illustrations
SUSSEX £12.00 152 pages, 300 illustrations
SURREY £5.95 88 pages, 190 illustrations
LANCASHIRE £5.95 88 pages, 200 illustrations
BEDFORDSHIRE £5.95 90 pages, 211 illustrations
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE £7.50 120 pages, 260 illustrations
Several other titles are now out of print.
CASTLES AND OLD CHURCHES OF ISLE OF MAN £3.50 44 pages, 85 illustrations
CHANNEL ISLANDS CASTLES & OLD CHURCHES £4.95 72 pages,125 illustrations.
ANCIENT MONUMENTS OF SHETLAND £4.00 36 pages, 73 illustrations, map
ANCIENT MONUMENTS OF ARAN ISLANDS £4.00 28 pages, 83 illustrations, map
This title refers to islands forming part of Co Galway off the west coast of Ireland.
Very low stocks are kept of the following.
Best to allow at least a month for delivery in case another small batch need printing.
A DOZEN BOTHIES TO CAPE WRATH £3.75 28 pages, 21 illustrations, plus maps.
THE FIFE COAST PATH (Culross to Dundee) £4.00 24 pages, 36 illustrations.
THE BORDERS ABBEYS WAY £3.75 28 pages, 35 illustrations, plus sketch-maps.
SOUTHERN UPLAND WAY & ST CUTHBERT’S WAY £4.95 48 pages, 52 pics, maps
ST OSWALD’S WAY £4.00 24 pages, 36 illustrations, plus sketch-maps
A CARMARTHENSHIRE COASTAL TRAIL £3.75 20 pages, 29 illustrations, & maps
THE CEREDIGION COAST PATH £4.00 20 pages, 33 illustrations, and sketch maps
THE ANGLESEY COAST PATH £3.75 20 pages, 27 illustrations, plus sketch-maps.
LLEYN PENINSULA PATH £4.00 24 pages, 20 illustrations, plus sketchy-maps
GLYNDWR’S WAY £3.75 32 pages, 25 illustration, plus sketch-maps.
A SHROPSHIRE ABBEYS TRAIL £4.00 28 pages, 40 illustrations, sketch maps.
OPEN BOTHIES £7.50 Available only to members of the following living in England:
Backpackers Club, Mountain Bothies Association, Woodland Trust, R.S.P.B.
English Heritage, Folly Publications book collectors of at least 3 years standing.
LAND’S END TO JOHN O’GROATS (a thousand mile walking route)
£7.50 76 pages, black & white pictures and numerous sketch maps
Selection of retailers who sell Folly Publications books.
CASTLE HILL BOOKS mail-order sales only 01597 851685
Carry stock of most of my titles. History/archaeology/local interest specialists
DI & SAUL BOOKS mail-order sales only 01253 424427
Carry stock of many of my titles History/archaeology/historic buildings specialists
ASPECT DESIGN 89 Newtown Rd, Malvern, WR14 1PD 01684 561567
Printers of all my books, but only have copies of some to sell. Open 10-4, Tues-Fri
CASTLE BOOKSHOP, 5 Castle Street, Ludlow. 01584 633226
Stock covering Welsh Marcher counties, walled towns, monastic sites, etc
GEORGE GRIEVE, 1 Church Street, Berwick-upon-Tweed 01289 306051
Stock covering Northumbria, South-East Scotland, and 2 local trail guides
LEDBURY BOOKS AND MAPS, 20 High Street, Ledbury HR8 1DS 01531 633226
Stock covering Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, S.Wales, etc
THE BOOKWORM, Liberty Square, Thurles, Co Tipperary Stock of all castles, abbeys and churches titles for Ireland.
The following stock titles relevant to their own town or building, and maybe others.
LUDLOW CASTLE, SKIPTON CASTLE, PEMBROKE CASTLE
LEDBURY PARISH CHURCH, TAMWORTH PARISH CHURCH
HEREFORD CATHEDRAL, ROMSEY ABBEY