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The Sportsman's Bedside Book.

By: B.B.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005443


Hardback in green cloth covers, cream buckram spine with gilt titles in Very Good condition. First edition, pp237, b&w illustrations, Drawings by G.D.Armour. Etchings and tailpieces by D. J. Watkins-Pitchford. View more info

Lost Badenoch and Strathspey

By: Bishop, Bruce B.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2011

Seller ID: 003342


With b&w illustrations.Badenoch and Strathspey is a land of many contrasts, and in modern times a land of many uses. Not always has it been the playground of winter sports enthusiasts and a mecca for tourists - for centuries the mountains which protected the province of Moray to the north and the Highland glens to the west were an obstacle to travel and a haven for cattle thieves and reivers. In this fascinating book, illustrated with over 100 period photographs, Bruce B... View more info

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Jane's Fighting Ships 1958-59

By: Blackman, Raymond V. B.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston & Co.: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005310


Large hardcover in original cloth covered boards, some light wear to bottom edge and corners and annotations stating if a ship has been withdrawn from service but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 63adv, xxvi, 446, b&w illustrations throughout. Includes some relevant newspaper cuttings from the early 1960s. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The Kirks of Cowie and Fetteresso.

By: Burnett, Re. J. B.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: David Waldie, 1927.: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1557


Hardback with brown leather spine. Some light staining on front cover, some light shelf wear, otherwise in very good condition. First edition, pp61, with b&w illustrations. from a lecture delivered to the Scottish Ecclesiological Society giving the history of the old and new kirks. View more info

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Peter Monamy: 1681-1749 and His Circle

By: Cockett, Frank B.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: ACC Art Books: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004704


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 119, very high quality colour illustrations, index. Peter Monamy was the first English born and English trained specialist marine artist. He recorded the marine scene of the first half of the 18th century, when English Commerce and Sea Power were growing rapidly. He was a friend and contemporary of Hogarth and the precursor of the great school of English Sea Painters, including Samuel Scott, Charles B... View more info

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St Machar's Cathedral in the Early Middle Ages: Occasional Papers No 6.

By: Cowan, Ian B.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Friends of St Machar's Cathedral, 1980.: 1980

Seller ID: 412


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated covers in very good condition, with underlining and annotations in red ink. Pp12. The history of St Machar's cathedral in the early middle ages. S9. View more info

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Airfoil Sections for the Aeromodeller.

By: Cruickshanks, J.W.B.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Harborough Publishing Company, 1940.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2000


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers. Some shelf wear,otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, with pp46, withy b&w illustrations, with index. S27. View more info

Rural Sports. 5 Volumes including Supplement.

By: Daniel, Rev. W. B.

Price: £900.00

Publisher: Bunny & Gold: 1801

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005398


3 Volumes bound in 5, Volumes 4 & 5 supplement. Fine Modern rebind by Shepherds Sangorski & Sutcliffe, half brown leather with marbled boards, gilt titles and details to spine, new endpapers, five raised bands on spine, some browning to certain pages but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp 535, 378, 356, 742, b&w illustrations and diagrams, some fold out, indices. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL... View more info

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British Golf Unions: The Journal of the Board of Greenkeeping Research, Volume V, number 16.

By: Dawson, R.B.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Board of Greenkeeping Research, 1937.: 1937

Seller ID: 295


Paperback in good condition, with some staining to the pages. With cardboard covers in clear wrapper, with printed endpapers, an advert on front inside cover and map of Bingley on rear inside cover. Pp xxxvi, 68, with buff insert of pp viii about the work of the research station. With b&w photographs and illlustrations. The Journal has sections on greenkeeping in general, with chapter on earthworm control, weeding and turf sampling, compost and fertilisation, turf dise... View more info

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British Golf Unions: The Journal of the Board of Greenkeeping Research, Volume IV, number 12.

By: Dawson, R.B.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Board of Greenkeeping Research, 1935.: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 293


Paperback in very good condition, with cardboard covers in clear wrapper, with printed endpapers, an advert on front inside cover and map of Bingley on rear inside cover. A two-inch tear on advertising page 1. First edition, with pp xxiv, 82, and buff insert of pp xxxiii, about the work of the research station, including balance sheet and revenue account for 1934. With b&w photographs and illlustrations. The Journal has sections on greenkeeping in general, with chapter ... View more info

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British Golf Unions: The Journal of the Board of Greenkeeping Research, Volume IV, number 13.

By: Dawson, R.B.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Board of Greenkeeping Research, 1935.: 1935

Seller ID: 294


Paperback in very good condition, with cardboard covers in clear wrapper, with printed endpapers, an advert on front inside cover and map of Bingley on rear inside cover. Pp142, with buff insert of pp v about the work of the research station. With b&w photographs and illlustrations. The Journal has sections on greenkeeping in general, with chapter on earthworm control, weeding and turf sampling, compost and fertilisation, turf diseases, grasses, weeds, and water control ... View more info

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A Thousand Miles Up The Nile, with Upwards of Seventy Illustrations Engraved on Wood by G. Pearson After Finished Drawings Executed on the Spot by the Author.

By: Edwards, Amelia B.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: George Routledge and Sons, Ltd.: 1888

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 004734


Hardcover in publishers original blue cloth with pictorial design to front cover and spine, some minor shelfwear to covers and some slight rubbing to the title on spine but otherwise a Very Good tight copy. Revised and corrected second (cheaper) edition published in 1888 [1877] but also contains preface to first edition, pp xxviii, 499 including appendices, frontis and 16 other illustrations within text (all as called for). One of the earlier female travelers and one of ... View more info

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Catalogue of the Museum of Fisheries & Shipping.

By: Fay, J.B.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Hull, 1948.: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 726


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, in Very Good condition with some shelf wear; First edition, pp 48, full page b&w illustrations. A catalogue of maritime items kept in the Museum of Fisheries & Shipping in Hull. S6. View more info

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The Advent of Steam: The Merchant Steamship before 1900

By: Greenhill, B.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press Ltd: 1993

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 004575


Large hardcover with red cloth boards and black cloth spine with gilt titles and ruling, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear and some ink transfer to top of inside dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First Limited edition of 2000 [1574], pp 190, b&w illustrations and diagrams, bibliography, glossary, index. The advent of steam power was one of the greatest innovations in maritime transport since the development of the three-masted ship. This book examin... View more info

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The Drove Roads of Scotland.

By: Haldane, A.R.B.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press.: 1968

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 003212


Hardcover with some light fading to bottom of front board but otherwise Very Good, dustwrapper with some shelfwear & small tears, internally repaired and covered with a clear archival wrap. Second edition, b&w illustrations, map in pocket of rear end paper. S16 A look a the historical drove roads of Scotland. View more info

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The Drove Roads of Scotland.

By: Haldane, A.R.B.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson, 1952.: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2205


Hardcover with blue cloth covered boards, some light edgewear and fading to spine but otherwise in Very Good condition, no dustwrapper. First edition, pp xiii, 266, b&w illustrations, fold out map to rear, appendix, bibliography, index. A look at the drove roads and drovers of Scotland. S13. View more info

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Manu Forti: History of the Herefordshire Regiment, 1860-1967 (Military series)

By: Hill, T.J.B.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003356


Hardcover in Fine condition with price clipped dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, b&w illustrations, appendices index. The history of the Herefordshire Regiment. View more info

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The Glasgow Enlightenment.

By: Hook, Andrew & Sher, Richard B.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Tuckwell Press Ltd., 1997. 189841095X: 1997

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 435


Paperback, in very good condition, scarce copy reprint. Ppxi, 252. With acknowledgements, contributors, list of illustrations and abbreviations. Introduction, b&w photographs and illustrations and index. Adam Smith is the one Glasgow professor of the 18th century who remains a figure of world renown. But Smith was only one of a constellation of intellectual and academic figures who made Glasgow into a centre of Enlightenment in the 18th century. S9. View more info

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Prescott: Past, Present and Future.

By: Lepley, B.L.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Prescott Public School District: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005171


Illustrated card covers with cloth flex type spine, some very light shelfwear and small marks to front and rear covers but otherwise in Very Good condition. Presumed First edition, pp 111, b&w illustrations, diagrams and maps Undated but some figures within are dated 1973. A detailed look at the history and development of Prescott, Wisconsin. Very Scarce. View more info

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The Inverness Shire Highlanders, or 97th Regiment Of Foot: 1794-1796.

By: Mackintosh, H.B.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: J.D. Yeadon, 1926: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 896


Hardback in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition, now with clear archival cover. First edition, pp 79, 5 b&w plates including frontispiece. Records from the inception of the regiment; its embodiment at Inverness and other landmark events in the regiments history. SCARCE. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. S13. View more info