McConnochie, Alex & Wayte, Bryn.
Binding Soft cover
Book Condition New
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition 2nd Edition
Publisher Deeside Books 2014. 9781907813009 2014
1907813004 / 9781907813009
Seller ID 22
New cloth-covered paperback book in mint condition. Pages v, 189, plus the advertisments. A replica of the 1891 first (and only) edition with all of the original illustrations and the map. There is a new introduction with a brief biography of McConnochie and also recommendations on which of the current Ordnance Survey maps are best suited to the area. McConnochie highlights the book with many tales and legends of both Lochnagar and the surrounding glens as well as describing the many ways of reaching the summit itself. Other anecdotes relate to illicit whisky distillation and smuggling as well as stories about Glen Muick, Ballater, Braemar and Loch Callater. Published, distributed and in stock from a book shop within 10 miles of Lochnagar. S2.