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Image for Old Inverugie: A Lecture Delivered to the Peterhead Mutual Improvement Society.

Old Inverugie: A Lecture Delivered to the Peterhead Mutual Improvement Society.

By: Boyd, William.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: W.L.Taylor.: 1885

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005031

Condition: Good+


Hardback with red leather covers, gilt title, all edge gilt, with some rubbing to the cover, otherwise in Very Good condition.With real b&w photographs by J. Chivas, tissue guarded. First edition, VERY SCARCE. Old Inverugie and its associations, Social, Domestic and Political; with legends and local sketches, connecting the old times with the new. Photographs include: the Marshal Keith Statue, Ravenscraig, Gateway of Inverugie Castle, Inverugie Castle, Dowcatt, Inverugie from Mount Pleasant, Potsunkaun. View more info

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People and Places in Newmachar, Past and Present.

By: Bridges, Roy.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Parish of Newmachar Community Council, 2001. 0954070100: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1040

ISBN: 0954070100

Condition: Very Good


Paperback with very slight shelfwear, otherwise in Near Fine condition. First editio, pp xvi, 224, with b&w illustrations, preface by Robert Loughridge, appendix and list of sources. With map of the Parish of Newmachar. This book is the first history of the area, with testimonies from present and former residents. S16. View more info

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Twelve Psalm and Hymn Tunes.

By: Broomfield, W.R.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Thomson & Duncan.: 1892

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004388

Condition: Very Good


Small hardback in original cloth covers with title in gilt on front, previous owners name in ink on ffep, some light foxing to prelims but otherwise in Very Good condition. Presumed first edition, pp 11, 12 psalm and hymn tunes. View more info

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The City and its Worlds: Aspects of Aberdeen's History since 1794.

By: Brotherstone, Terry & Withrington, Donald.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Cruithne Press 1996. 1873448120: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 53

ISBN: 1873448120

Condition: Fine


First edition paperback in fine condition with just slight shelfwear. Pp 244, b&w illustrations and photos. Thirteen studies explore different aspects of the physical, socio-political and cultural expansion- and explosion- which characterised city development in the nineteenth century. Edited by Brotherstone, Terry & Withrington, Donald. S2. View more info

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The Royal Burgh of Inverurie.

By: Brown, Jimmy.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Jimmy Brown: 1996

Seller ID: 007135

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated card covers, with pp35 plus eight pages of advertising. Guide to The Royal Burgh of Inverurie. View more info

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On Some Antiquities in the Neighbourhood of Dunecht House, Aberdeenshire.

By: Browne, G.F.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1921.: 1921

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 891

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with quarter leather binding and top edge gilt, Very Good condition with some fading. First edition, pp 170, LXIII, 63 b&w plates. A catalogue of antiquities in the surrounding area of Dunecht House. S13. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, PLEASE CONTACT US BY EMAIL BEFORE ORDERING FOR A POSTAGE QUOTE. View more info

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A History of the Highlands and of the Highland Clans; With an Extensive Selection from the Hithitherto Inedited Stuart Papers. Two Volumes in One.

By: Browne, James.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: ., A. Fullarton & Co.: 0

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 004324

Condition: Very Good


Two Volumes bound in One. Hardcover with quarter leather binding with cloth covered boards, gilt titles and marbled edges, some light wear to head and foot of spine. New edition, pp lxii, 447, 478, b&w engravings, colour clan tartans, fold out maps. 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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Where the Land Meets the Sea.

By: Bryan, Tom, Gualtieri, Orlando.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Aberdeenshire Council, 1997. 1901275019: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2457

ISBN: 1901275019

Condition: Very Good


A4 size with illustrated paper covers, in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 62, b&w photographs throughout. A collection of photographs of the North-East of Scotland with accompanied by poems by local authors. S30. View more info

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The Port of Peterhead.

By: Buchan, A.R.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: P. Scrogie Ltd.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003889

Condition: Very Good


A4 sized hardcover with brown cloth covered boards, gilt titles on spine, some small marks and light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Presumed First edition, pp 328, b&w illustrations, appendices, index. 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 Peterhead Whaling Trade.

By: Buchan, Alex R.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Buchan Field Club, 1993. 0951273612: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1427

ISBN: 0951273612

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback with laminated card covers, in Very Good+ condition. First edition, pp 80, 27 b&w illustrations and 7 tables, glossary of whaling terms. S23. View more info

Image for Annals of Peterhead from its Foundation to the Present Time Including an Account of The Rise, Progress, Improvements, Shipping, Manufacturing, Commerce, Trade, Wells, Baths &c. of the Town.

Annals of Peterhead from its Foundation to the Present Time Including an Account of The Rise, Progress, Improvements, Shipping, Manufacturing, Commerce, Trade, Wells, Baths &c. of the Town.

By: Buchan, P.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Peterhead, Auchwedden Press: 1819

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005671

Condition: Good


Hardcover in original printed paper covered boards, boards are worn, spine split, front board loose but still holding, lacks multi folding frontis but other 4 plates present, roughcut pages, a Good reading copy of this Scarce title. Presumed First edition, ppxii, 144, b&w plates. View more info

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Heirskip '91: The Buchan Heritage Society.

By: Buchan, Peter.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Buchan Heritage Society.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 582

Condition: Very Good


Large stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, in very good condition. First edition, pp42, with b&w illustrations and advertising. With index. Collection of stories, local folk tales and poems, set in and around Buchan. S8. View more info

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Heirskip '87: The Buchan Heritage Society.

By: Buchan, Peter.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: The Buchan Heritage Society, 1987.: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 995

Condition: Very Good


Large stapled booklet in very good condition. First edition, with pp. 40. With b&w illustrations and music scores, stories, verse and articles set in and around the Buchan area. S15. View more info

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An Historical and Authentic Account of the Ancient and Noble Family of Keith, Earls Marichal of Scotland.

By: Buchan, Peter.

Price: £195.00

Publisher: G. & W.B. Whittaker, 1820.: 1820

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1959

Condition: Very Good


An historical and authentic account of the ancient and noble family of Keith, Earls Marichal of Scotland : from their origin in Germany, down to 1778: including a narrative of the military atchievements of James Francis Edward Keith, Field-Marshal in Prussia, &c.; also, a full and circumstantial account of all the attainted Scottish noblemen, who lost their titles and estates in 1715 and 1745, for their adherence to the Stuart cause. Hardback, private binding, green quarter leather with marble boards, spine and boards edge rubbed and some scuff marks to rear but otherwise in overall Very Good ... View more info

Image for A Taezali Tippence: Selected Poems in Doric & English from a North East Loon.

A Taezali Tippence: Selected Poems in Doric & English from a North East Loon.

By: Buchan, William.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Taezali Publishing House, 1996.: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 428

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with card covers, in very good condition. First edition, with a dedication which reads: 'Merry Christmas '99, fae a North East quine fae her green across bye. 'Pp31, with a b&w photo of the author on the back end paper. Poems fae a North east Loon. Poems include The sodjers, Twa Aal Freens, The Baggy and more. S5. View more info

Image for Aberdeens Around the World: Recollections of a Global Journey.

Aberdeens Around the World: Recollections of a Global Journey.

By: Bull, Frederick.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Scottish Cultural Press: 2004

Edition: 2nd Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006874

ISBN: 184017045X

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. With many colour and b&w illustrations. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First edition, with pp176. The Scots have been adventurers for centuries, travelling to all corners of the world. Scottish place-names can be found on every continent and ‘Aberdeen’ appears on maps from the coasts and prairies of Canada and America, to ancient China and Australia. From Aberdeen in north-east Scotland, this book takes you on a surprising journey to discover the stories of these other townships. Frederick Bull actually travelled 95,438 miles to visit no less that 30 Aberdeens. ... View more info

Image for The Pynours: Historical Notes on An Ancient Aberdeen Craft

The Pynours: Historical Notes on An Ancient Aberdeen Craft

By: Bulloch, John

Price: £35.00

Publisher: J. & J.P. Edmond & Spark: 1887

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007330

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original green cloth covers, gilt titles to spine, rough cut pages, foxing throughout but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 88, b&w frontis with tissueguard. View more info

Image for The Pynours: Historical notes on an Ancient  Aberdeen Craft.

The Pynours: Historical notes on an Ancient Aberdeen Craft.

By: Bulloch, John.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: J&J.P. Edmond & Spark, 1887.: 1887

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 880

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in original green covers, with gilt lettering on spine. Handmade paper. Some foxing on front and rear endpapers, and some slight foxing in the text. Previous owner's name on end paper. No dustwrapper.First edition, Limited edition of 100 copies. Frontispiece illustration of the tablet of the association of porters in the square tower Tolbooth Wynd Leith. With tissue guard. Pp 88.Historical notes on an ancient Aberdeen craft. S13. View more info

Image for Aberdeen Three Hundred Years Ago.

Aberdeen Three Hundred Years Ago.

By: Bulloch, John.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: D. Wyllie & Son, 1884.: 1884

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2406

Condition: Fair


Card cover with paper wraps, significant loss to spine and corners, binding exposed but still intact, some pages have staining from damp or a spill but text uneffected. First edition? pp 60, fold out map of Aberdeen, bibliography. A look at 17th century Aberdeen. S13. View more info

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Crannog to Castle: A History of the Burnett Family in Scotland

By: Burnett, Charles John

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Leys Publishing: 2000

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005707

ISBN: 0953864014

Condition: Near Fine


Full faux leather binding with gilt titles, some minor shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear, laminate on rear is wringled but presumably a manufacturing issue rather than wear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. Limited edition of 250 [148], Signed by Author, pp 349, 36, b&w illustrations in text, colour illustrations in centre, index. The genealogy, heraldry, residences and burial places of Burnetts in Scotland they Leys estate and its management 1900 and 2000. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATI... View more info