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Old Royal Deeside.

By: Jamieson, David & Wilson, W. Stewart.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stenlake: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 524

ISBN: 1840331372

Condition: New


Paperback, new with b&w photographs. Reprint. pp48.Illustrated guide to Old Royal Deeside. S8. View more info

Railways of Buchan

By: Keith Fenwick

Price: £7.95

Publisher: Great North of Scotland Railway Association: 2010

Seller ID: 003397

ISBN: 090234319X

Condition: New


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

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Simmer Ootin and other Scots writings.

By: Kynoch, Douglas.

Price: £7.99

Publisher: Lumphanan Press, 2013.: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1414

Condition: New


Paperback, in Mint condition. First edition, pp 103. A collection of Scots poetry and prose. S23. View more info

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Braemar As It Was

By: Lamont, Davie

Price: £11.95

Publisher: Self Published: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 100050

ISBN: 0952938871

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New. First edition, pp 182, b&w illustrations. Comparisons of old and new Braemar. View more info

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John Brown, Queen Victoria's Highland Servant.

By: Lamont-Brown, Raymond.

Price: £9.99

Publisher: The History Press. 2010. 9780750927383: 2010

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 68

ISBN: 0750927380

Condition: New


New paperback, fifth edition 2010; pp xii, 234 with chronology, appendix 1, 2 and 3, notes, bibliography, index and B&W photographs. An account of the life of Queen Victoria's Highland servant John Brown. S2. View more info

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Mammal Atlas of North-East Scotland and The Cairngorms

By: Littlewood, Nick; Chapman, Paul; Francis, Ian; Roberts, Glen; Robinson, Annie; Sideris, Konstantinos

Price: £15.00

Publisher: NESBReC: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100021

ISBN: 1526206692

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New Book. First edition, pp 183, colour illustrations and maps, references, annex, index. The Mammal Atlas of North-East Scotland and the Cairngorms is a new publication published by NESBReC in Spring 2017. It is a fully-illustrated atlas that maps the 43 mammals that have been recorded in Aberdeenshire, Aberdeen City, Moray and the Cairngorms National Park using 77,592 records from 1,472 observers from all over the area and beyond. The total... View more info

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The Old Howe of Alford

By: Lorna Dey; Michael Dey; Paul Dukes

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stenlake Publishing: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005596

ISBN: 184033794X

Condition: New


New, Illustrated card covers. First edition, pp 49, b&w illustrations throughout. A nostalgic look at the rural aspects of this community with numerous b&w illustrations dating from the late 19th century to the 1970s. View more info

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Lost Deeside.

By: MacCannell, Daniel.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2011. 9781841589640: 2011

Seller ID: 156

ISBN: 1841589640

Condition: As New


Paperback in mint condition. With pp iv, 252, with b&w photographs and illustrations, acknowledgements, further reading, notes and index. A look at the rich and and varied lost legacy of this haunting part of Scotland. In addition to physical things, he also considers much else that has been 'lost' from the history, landscape and collective memory of the area - such as people who played an important part in its history; the local Gaelic of the area which has now died ... View more info

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The Old Deeside Road Revisited: An Explanation of what Remains.

By: Marr, Graham J; Fraser, G.M.

Price: £11.99

Publisher: Deeside Books, 2014. 9781907813078: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005920

ISBN: 1907813071

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New. First edition, pp viii, 130, b&w photographs and colour maps to rear, index of place names. G.M. Fraser was best known as Head Librarian of the Aberdeen Public Library during the earlier part of the 20th century. He was also a noted local historian with a great interest in both the Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire areas, and produced many pamphlets and books on the North-east of Scotland. His largest and probably most significant work was the publ... View more info

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The Mounth Passes: My Journey on Old Roads in Speyside, Deeside and Atholl (North-east Scotland Classics Series)

By: Marr, Graham.

Price: £12.99

Publisher: Deeside Books: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005469

ISBN: 1907813098

Condition: New


The Mounth Passes is a continuation of the author's previous work, The Old Deeside Road Revisited, and both books outline the cultural and historical significance of the region's communication network. The old Deeside road's development was predominantly in an east-west direction, following the course of the River Dee, and is associated with the development of the turnpike system. In contrast, the old Mounth passes predominantly follow a north-south direction, and develo... View more info

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Great North Memories: The British Railways Era in North East Scotland

By: Maxtone, Graham; Fenwick, Keith

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Great North of Scotland Railway Association: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003400

ISBN: 0902343270

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New. First edition, colour illustrations. A look at the history of rail in the North East of Scotland. View more info

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Lochnagar.

By: McConnochie, Alex & Wayte, Bryn.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Deeside Books 2014. 9781907813009: 2014

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 005921

ISBN: 1907813004

Condition: New


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 des... View more info

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Donside.

By: McConnochie, Alex Inkson & Wayte, Bryn.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Deeside Books, 2011. 9781907813023: 2011

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 23

ISBN: 1907813020

Condition: New


New cloth-covered paperback book in mint condition.Pages vi, 220, plus all of the original full page illustrations and the 3 maps. The version reproduced here is from the two shilling hardback first edition with its original pagination and advertisments, published in 1900 (the 1985 J.G. Bisset version adpoted the much smaller typeface used in the cheaper one shilling paper board covered edition published in 1901, with the consequent reduction in the number of pages to ... View more info

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Strathspey.

By: McConnochie, Alex. Inkson & Wayte, Bryn.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Deeside Books, 2013. 9781907813054: 2013

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 831

ISBN: 1907813055

Condition: New


New paperback with card covers that have a cloth veneer in order to retain the original character of the book as much as possible. In mint condition. Republished from the original edition of 1902, with a new introduction by Bryn Wayte of Deeside Books. Pp 181, with original full page illustrations and five maps, advertising and index. Number five in the North East Classics Series. Originally published in 1902, this scarce title by Alex Inkson McConnochie has been reprod... View more info

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Rails to Banff, Macduff and Oldmeldrum: Three Great North of Scotland Railway Branch Lines

By: McLeish, Duncan

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Great North of Scotland Railway Association: 2014

Seller ID: 003398

ISBN: 0902343262

Condition: New


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

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Walking The Line: A Curious Walker's Guide to the Formartine and Buchan Way.

By: McLeman, Janet M.

Price: £9.90

Publisher: Great North of Scotland Railway Association: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003401

ISBN: 0902343289

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New. First edition, colour illustrations throughout. The Formartine and Buchan Way is the long distance footpath following the disused railway line linking the fishing ports of Fraserburgh and Peterhead with Aberdeen. It traverses the heartlands of rural Aberdeenshire, a land of prehistoric monuments, medieval castles, ruined churches and abbeys, scenes of ferocious religious conflicts, Jacobite strongholds, abandoned mills, the planned villages ... View more info

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Loch Kinnord: Its History and Antiquities: New and Revised Edition with The Church of Tullich and Other Papers.

By: Michie, Rev. J.G. & Wayte, Bryn.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Deeside Books, 2010. 9781907813016: 2010

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 24

ISBN: 1907813012

Condition: New


New cloth-covered paperback book in mint condition, pages, xx, 201. First published in 1877, this copy is a replica of the larger and revised second edition of 1910 with all of the original photographic plates, illustrations within the text, and also the coloured frontispiece. There is a new introduction with a brief biography of the Rev. John Grant Michie and also recommendations of which of the current Ordnance Survey maps are best suited to the area. This book gives a... View more info

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Cawnpore to Cromar: The MacRoberts of Douneside.

By: Miller, Marion.

Price: £12.99

Publisher: Librario Publishing Ltd., 2014. 9781909238091: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 2050

ISBN: 1909238090

Condition: New


Paperback, NEW. First Edition, pp206, with b&w illustrations, bibliography and index.The history of the MacRoberts family, their lives, and their involvement in WWII. View more info

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Great North of Scotland Railway Road Services: Railway Buses in North East Scotland 1854-1930

By: Mitchell, Mike

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Great North of Scotland Railway Association: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006385

ISBN: 0902343297

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New. First edition, pp128, b&w and colour illustrations, appendices. In this book, new for 2016, the author, Mike Mitchell takes a look back at the history of the 'Great North of Scotland Railway' road services. This book covers railway buses in the North East of Scotland from 1854 up until 1930. This fully illustrated history covers all the bus services and the buses that operated them. This publication also surveys the connections provided to... View more info

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Old Deeside Ways: Folklore and History from the Glens of Royal Deeside and Beyond.

By: Murray, Ian.

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Lochnagar Publications: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 100001

ISBN: 0953748014

Condition: New


Hardback, new, with dust wrapper. Signed by the author. With references and bibliography, maps, b&w and colour illustrations. Description by the author: The ways through the hills and glens are many as are the old ways of life. The title of this book can be taken to mean both but mainly ways of life. There would not have been roads and paths through the hills and glens if there were not reasons behind people’s movements. The more subtle connections are among fol... View more info