Thematic Trails

How to Buy

Purchasing Publications online or by post.

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To buy ONLINE simply click "Add to Cart" next to the purchase required, and follow the instructions. The payment is made via PayPal. Note that when the order is finally totalled, a small handling charge (which includes free postage within the UK) is added to the final sum of all orders. This flat £1.50 charge covers an order of any size.

OVERSEAS ORDERS. There is a supplementary £5.70 postal charge on orders to be sent to an OVERSEAS address (i.e. outside the United Kingdom). Overseas orders are sent by airmail or fastest route available. To add this OVERSEAS POSTAL CHARGE to your purchase you must click the "Add to Cart" below rather than attempting to add this supplement at the final check-out point. . This postal charge will add an additional £5.70 to your total, whatever the size of your order.

With PayPal you pay directly with money from your bank account or credit card. PayPal is an easy-to-use application that allows you to send money securely using your credit card or bank account. PayPal uses SSL technology to keep your information safe and secure.

Membership of PayPal is not required to make purchases, and payment can be made with the credit cards shown above or by bank transfer through PayPal. This is a very easy way to pay, without exposing your credit card number. We make no extra charge to you when you use this service. When you ‘add to cart’ you simply list your choice. The decision to pay or not is only made at the end.

If you do not have a Pay Pal account, Pay Pal will still process your credit card the same as any other credit card processor. If you do not have an account, simply click on the link that reads "I do not have a Pay Pal account" during checkout to enter your credit card and shipping information securely.

Whatever your national currency, you can purchase publications at the British prices shown - the final amount will be converted into your own currency and deducted from your account. You can use, for instance, the Quick Converter at to give you a guide to your expenditure.


Either download an order form (click “Order form” on menu) or simply write to us.

1. Total your order yourself, adding a £1.50 handling charge covering an order of any size. This includes free postage within the UK.

Note: Orders to be sent to an OVERSEAS address (outside the UK) are sent by airmail but carry a supplementary postal charge of £5.70 (whatever the size of your order).  If appropriate add this supplement to your total.

2. Post your order with a cheque to THEMATIC TRAILS. 7 Norwood Avenue, Kingston Bagpuize, Oxfordshire, OX13 5AD. Any book listed will normally be sent, second class, by return of post to UK customers or by airmail to overseas customers. Any problems, give us a ring Tel: 01865-820522 or Email us.

For trade or institutional orders, accompanied by an official order form, invoices will be enclosed with booklets but for private orders by post please enclose payment with your order. Thematic Trails is a registered educational charity No. 801188.