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Image for The Living Cairngorms: A Photo Essay Inspired by Nan Shepherd's Books 'The Living Mountain'

The Living Cairngorms: A Photo Essay Inspired by Nan Shepherd's Books 'The Living Mountain'

By: Addy, Anke

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100035


Oblong hardcover, New. First edition, pp 144, colour illustrations throughout. A Photo Essay by Anke Addy Inspired by Nan Shepherd's Books 'The Living Mountain' View more info

Image for The Lochnagar Collection: 308 Original Compositions.

The Lochnagar Collection: 308 Original Compositions.

By: Anderson, Paul.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Highland Music Trust, 2009. 9780955930621: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1400


Paperback, in Mint condition. First edition, pp viii, 128, b&w illustrations, index. A collection of fiddle sheet music by the fiddler Paul Anderson. S22. View more info

Image for The Middletons of Birse.

The Middletons of Birse.

By: Brown, Michael G.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Aberdeen & North-East Scotland Family History Society: 2014

Seller ID: 004855


With maps, baptism in the parish of Birse, early records for Middleton, index of non-Middleton surnames. Family history of the Middleton family. View more info

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Albert Road Ballater.

By: Cameron, Ian.

Price: £9.99

Publisher: Pica Design, 2010. 9780956112620: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 4


Paperback in Mint condition; pages 72; B&W illustrations.Describes the author's views of the history and development of the area of his birth in Ballater, and outlines the life of a typical Highland village and its colourful characters. S5. View more info

Image for Plant & Roots:  A Social History of Ballater before the Beatles and Dr. Beeching.

Plant & Roots: A Social History of Ballater before the Beatles and Dr. Beeching.

By: Cameron, Ian.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Pica Design, 2008. 9780956112606: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 5


Paperback in Mint condition; pages 160; B&W illustrations.Describes the author's childhood during the years of WWII and growing up in the typical highland village of Ballater until his call up in the 1960's. Includes sections on the forestry work done in the area by the Newfounland lumberjacks during the war. S5 View more info

Image for Golf Road Ballater: Plus the Story of a Lost Bus Garage.

Golf Road Ballater: Plus the Story of a Lost Bus Garage.

By: Cameron, Ian.

Price: £6.99

Publisher: Fast Print Publishing, 2014.: 0

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 2396


Paperback. NEW. FIRST EDITION. Pp57, with b&w illustrations. Following on from his popular book about Albert Road, Golf Road is the next book in his series of Ballater roads and streets as he remembers them in his youth. S5 View more info

Image for Minerals and Ancient Monuments in Royal Deeside.

Minerals and Ancient Monuments in Royal Deeside.

By: Cameron, Ian.

Price: £9.99

Publisher: Fast-Print, 2013. 9781780356990: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1218


Paperback, New. First edition, pp 96, colour and b&w illustrations, appendix, index. This book was written to answer the many questions I am asked about the minerals to be found in the local rocks.It goes on to explore how the Deesiders drew on the limestone and peat to sustain their existence, and finally, used the skyline of Lochnagar to predict mid-winter and the promise of another spring.Strathspey music composition by Paul Anderson and foreword by Adam Welfare of th... View more info

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Kinminity - through the Ages.

By: Cochran, Hugh.

Price: £10.99

Publisher: Pica Design, 2008. 9780956112613: 2008

Seller ID: 81


Paperback, reprint in fine condition with slight shelf wear. Pp94, with colour and b&w photos and illustrations, maps, appendix and index. A study of Kinminity through the ages. S3. View more info

Image for A Bobby on Ben Macdhui: Life and death on the Braes o' Mar.

A Bobby on Ben Macdhui: Life and death on the Braes o' Mar.

By: Duff, John.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Leopard Magazine Publishing, 2008. 9780953453436: 2008

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 8


Paperback in New condition; pages xv, 160. New and extended version of the original 2001 edition. Double page map and many B&W illustrations. Highlights the policing and mountain rescue aspects of being a bobby in the Cairngorm highlands. View more info

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Town, Gown and Gun.

By: Duffus, JB.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: James B Duffus, 2012. 9780957190009: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 861


Paperback, Mint condition. First edition, pp 437, b&w illustrations. A Centennial history of Aberdeen Universities Officer Training Corps 1912-2012. S11. View more info

Image for Nairn War Memorial 1914-1918.

Nairn War Memorial 1914-1918.

By: Farrell, Stuart.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Fishertown Press, 2009. 9780956175007: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1907


Soft cover in Mint condition. First edition, pp 335, colour illustrations. Records and information of service personell listed on the Nairn War Memorial. S15. View more info

Image for Pre-1855 Deaths as Reported in Nairn Newspapers [1845-1854].

Pre-1855 Deaths as Reported in Nairn Newspapers [1845-1854].

By: Farrell, Stuart.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Fishertown Press, 2009. 9780956175021: 2009

Seller ID: 1908


Soft cover, Mint condition. First edition, pp 90. A list of Scottish obituaries. S15. View more info

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Railways of Keith and Dufftown

By: Fenwick, Keith

Price: £6.90

Publisher: Great North of Scotland Railway Association: 2013

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 003399


Illustrated card covers, New. b&w illustrations. View more info

Image for The Early Life and Times of a Glen Tanar Exile: Memoirs of an Anglo-French Scot.

The Early Life and Times of a Glen Tanar Exile: Memoirs of an Anglo-French Scot.

By: Fouin, Francois Louis Pierre.

Price: £10.99

Publisher: Librario, 2004. 1904440428: 2004

Seller ID: 161


Paperback in Mint condition, with pp 308, with b&w and some colour photographs, maps, dedication, acknowledgements, introduction, epilogue, appendices. S3.Francouis Fouin left his native Breton Village and came to England to marry a Northumbrian girl. Having taken a position as valet to Lord Glentanar, the family settled on the Glen Tanar Estate near Aboyne in the 1920's. They little suspected how their lives would become inextricably associalted with the Glentanar famil... View more info

Image for Aberdeen Street Names:Their History, Meaning and Personal Associations.

Aberdeen Street Names:Their History, Meaning and Personal Associations.

By: Fraser, G.M. & Wayte, Bryn.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Deeside Books, 2012. 9781907813047: 2012

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 115


New paperback, republished from the original edition of 1911. Pp xviii,164, with the original b&w photographs and illustrations. It has a new introduction by Bryn Wayte, of Deeside Books. G.M. Fraser's Aberdeen Street Names is the latest in a series of rare and out of print titles to be republished by Deeside Books of Ballater. The original first edition was printed in 1911 by William Smith & Sons of the Bon-Accord Press, Aberdeen, and was one several published by this ... View more info

Image for Old Tomintoul: Strathaven, Glenlivet and the Lecht: Strathhaven, Glenlivet and the Lecht

Old Tomintoul: Strathaven, Glenlivet and the Lecht: Strathhaven, Glenlivet and the Lecht

By: Geddes, Allan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stenlake Publishing: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003319


New Book. A pictorial look at Old Tomintoul. View more info

Image for Royal Deeside's Aberdeen-Ballater Railway.

Royal Deeside's Aberdeen-Ballater Railway.

By: Great North of Scotland Railway Association.

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Great North of Scotland Railway Association. 2008.: 2008

Seller ID: 83


Paperback reprint in fine condition. Pp72 with colour and b&w photos, illustrations, tables, OS maps. Introduction by Dick Jackson, bibliography. With map and photo on end papers. S5. View more info

Image for River, Railway and Ravine: Foot Suspension Bridges for Empire

River, Railway and Ravine: Foot Suspension Bridges for Empire

By: Harper, Douglas

Price: £11.99

Publisher: The History Press: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003623


Hardcover, New. First edition, SIGNED BY AUTHOR, colour illustrations, appendices, index. From their mid-nineteenth-century fencing business the Harpers of Aberdeen developed a unique system of suspension that allowed their light foot suspension bridges to be relatively rigid. John Harper was one of the first to employ steel wire rope, now universally used. The Harpers' innovative work overcame the disadvantages of this type of bridge and was of considerable benefit to ... View more info

Image for Scenery of the Dee: A Study of the Dee Valley from Drawings of the 1850's and Black & White Photographs Taken 150 Years Later.

Scenery of the Dee: A Study of the Dee Valley from Drawings of the 1850's and Black & White Photographs Taken 150 Years Later.

By: Henderson, Jim.

Price: £12.99

Publisher: Deeside Books, 2011. 9781907813030: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 14


Large paperback format in Mint condition, 64 pages with 110 B&W illustrations; images of Royal Deeside spanning 150 years. A comparison of views taken from the mouth of the Dee along the valley as far as the Linn of Dee and beyond by local photographer Jim Henderson of Kincardine O'Neil. 2nd revised edition with some updating of the text but retaining all of the original photography to enable a direct comparison to be made based on the 150 year time span.. View more info

Image for Scotland's East Coast Fishing Industry.

Scotland's East Coast Fishing Industry.

By: I'Anson, Mark.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stenlake Publishing: 2013

Seller ID: 003318


New Book. A pictorial look at the history of East Scottish fishing. View more info