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Proceedings of The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Volume XCI 1958-1959.

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005687

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in quarter cloth binding with paper covered boards, some light shelfwear but in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp ix, 134, b&w illustrations and plates to rear, index. Contents include: A recumbent grave-slab from Breckon, Esha Ness, Shetland, Glenachan Rig Homestead, Cardon, Peeblesshire, A chambered cairn at Isbister, South Ronaldshay, Orkney View more info

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Proceedings of The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Volume XCV 1961-62.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005688

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in quarter cloth binding with paper covered boards, some light shelfwear but in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp iv, 334, b&w illustrations and plates to rear, index. Contents include: Late Fifteenth Century Church paintings from Guthrie and Foulis Easter, The Date of the Medieval Coin-Hoard from Tom a'Bhuraich in Aberdeenshire, Two Pictish Symbol Stones: (i) Flemington Farm, Aberlemmo, Angus View more info

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Proceedings of The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Volume LXXXVI 1951-1952

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005689

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in quarter cloth binding with paper covered boards, some light shelfwear but in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 238, b&w illustrations, fold out illustrations, index. Contents include: Report on the Partial Excavation of a Broch at Sae Breck, Esha Ness, in the parish of Northmaven, Shetland, Re-Excavation of the Chambered Cairn of Quoyness, Sanday, on behalf of the Ministry of Works, Scottish Medieval Pottery: the Bothwell Castle Collection, Early Textiles Found in Scotland View more info

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Proceedings of The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Volume LXXIX 1944-1945

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005690

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in blue cloth, some light shelfwear but in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp xxxii, 189, b&w illustrations, index. Contents include:Old Windmills in Scotland, with Special Reference to the Windmill Tower at Dunbarney, Perthshire, The robes of the feudal baronage of Scotland, Opening of the Exhibition 'From the Stone Age to the '45' in the National Museum, An Unusual Cinerary Urn from Droughdool, near Dunragit, Wigtownshire. View more info

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Proceedings of The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Volume XCIII 1959-1960

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005691

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in quarter cloth binding with paper covered boards, some light shelfwear but in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp ix, 268, b&w illustrations, fold out illustrations, index. Contents include: Scottish Late Bronze Age Metalwork: Typology, Distribution and Chronology, The Palisaded Settlements at Harehope, Peebleshire. Excavations, On Coins purchased for the Museum, The Glenluce and Rhoneston Hoards of Fifteenth-Century Coins View more info

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Post Office Aberdeen Directory 1962-63

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Post Office Aberdeen Directory: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005706

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in green cloth covered boards with gilt titles on spine and motif on front board, some light marking to boards but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xvi, 708, local adverts. View more info

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North-East Scotland's Fire Service: Our History 1721-2013.

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Scottish Fire and Rescue Service: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006144

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in photographic laminated boards, some light shelfwear to base of spine but otherwise in Fine condition, dustwrapper with one small closed tear to rear internally repaired but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, unpaginated, colour illustrations. Complete history of the North-East Scotland Fire Service until its amalgamation into the Scottish Fire Service in 2013. View more info

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Mr. John Fyfe 1830-1906

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 0

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006268

Condition: Fine


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers in Fine condition. Presumed First edition, unpaginated but pp 6. Scarce title documenting the achievements of granite quarrier John Fyfe of Aberdeenshire, View more info

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Hugh Miller in Context: Geologist and Naturalist: Writer and Folklorist

By: N/A

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Cromarty Arts Trust: 2002

Seller ID: 006307

ISBN: 0901625744

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers, back bottom corner slightly creased but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 112. The Cromarty Years and the Edinburgh Years. View more info

Image for Ascanius; or, The Young Adventurer: Countaining An Impertial History of the Rebellion in Scotland in the Years 1745, 1746; to which are added, A Journal of the Adventures and Miraculous Escape of the Young Chevalier and a description of the Manners of the Highlanders, their Dress, Armour, &c.

Ascanius; or, The Young Adventurer: Countaining An Impertial History of the Rebellion in Scotland in the Years 1745, 1746; to which are added, A Journal of the Adventures and Miraculous Escape of the Young Chevalier and a description of the Manners of the Highlanders, their Dress, Armour, &c.

By: N/A

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Houlston and Sons: 1890

Seller ID: 006486

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in green cloth covered boards with gilt titles, newer floral endpapers, previous owners bookplate but otherwise in Fine condition. 1890 edition, pp 144. Ascanius; or, The Young Adventurer: Countaining An Impertial History of the Rebellion in Scotland in the Years 1745, 1746; to which are added, A Journal of the Adventures and Miraculous Escape of the Young Chevalier and a description of the Manners of the Highlanders, their Dress, Armour, &c View more info

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The Life and Curious Adventures of Peter Williamson.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: James Daniel and Son: 1879

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 006491

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, green paper with black titles, some creasing to spine, previous owners name stamp on title page, marking to covers and light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition commensurate with age. Latest Edition (1879), pp iv, 108. View more info

The Scottish Clans and their Tartans with Notes

By: N/A

Price: £65.00

Publisher: W. & A.K. Johnston: 0

Edition: Library Edition

Seller ID: 006579

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original red beveled cloth covered boards with black titles and designs, spine slightly faded, head and foot of spine lightly rubbed but otherwise in Very Good condition. Library edition (NOT EX-LIBRARY), pp 97, colour illustrations of tartans, 16 page catalogue to rear with colour illustrations of items for sale from John Wight & Co. View more info

Image for Northern Scotland: An Interdisciplinary Journal for Study of Scotland North of Forth and Clyde 1972-1977 (2 Volumes)

Northern Scotland: An Interdisciplinary Journal for Study of Scotland North of Forth and Clyde 1972-1977 (2 Volumes)

By: N/A

Price: £45.00

Publisher: The School of Divinity, History & Philosophy, University of Aberdeen: 2006

Seller ID: 006654

Condition: Fine


Two Volumes. Card covers with some very light shelfwear but otherwise in Fine condition. Reprinted editions, pp viii, 233, 194, b&w illustrations and maps, reviews to rear. 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 City and Royal Burgh of Aberdeen Survey and Plan 1949 - Survey Report.

By: N/A

Price: £250.00

Publisher: W. Dobson Chapman and Partners: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006787

Condition: Very Good


Large hardcover (34x24cm), some rubbing and wear to corners, edges and boards but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp iv, 369, 45, 29 fold out maps, 14 diagrams, 10 pages of photographs, appendix. A detailed survey of Aberdeen, Chapters: I. Aberdeen Yesterday and Today. II. Regional Setting and Physical Background. III. Communications. IV. Public Utilities. V. Social Services. VI. Existing Uses. VII. Population. VIII. Communal Facilities and Physical Amenities. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 3.5KG, SO ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Morayshire Described Being a Guide to Visitors.

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Russell and Watson: 1983

Seller ID: 006864

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback in red cloth covers with gilt titles, in Near Fine condition, with dustwrapper, also in Near Fine condition. Facsimile. With pp 350, with b&w illustrations, pull-out map of Morayshire, and index. With previous owner's bookplate. Guide to Morayshire. View more info

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Discovery and Excavation in Scotland, New Series, Volume 13, 2012

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Archaeology Scotland: 2012

Seller ID: 006877

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp228, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

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Discovery and Excavation in Scotland, New Series, Volume 12, 2011

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Archaeology Scotland: 2011

Seller ID: 006878

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp232, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

Mr. John Fyfe 1830-1906

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 0

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006977

Condition: Fine


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers in Fine condition. Presumed First edition, unpaginated but pp 6. Scarce title documenting the achievements of granite quarrier John Fyfe of Aberdeenshire, View more info

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The Scottish Beekeepers' Handbook

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Scottish Beekeepers' Association: 1949

Seller ID: 007271

Condition: Fine


Stapled pamphlet, in Fine condition. C.1949 as per advert to rear, pp 40, b&w illustrations, adverts on inside and rear cover. View more info

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The Scottish Country Woman: Her Interests, Hobbies, Pursuits.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Aberdeenshire County Federation of the Scottish Women's Rural Institute: 1930

Seller ID: 007326

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet with oversize illustrated card covers, staples rusted, some light shelfwear, small marks to covers but otherwise in Very Good condition. C.1930s, pp 108, b&w illustrations and adverts throughout. Contents: Aberdeenshire in Scottish History, W.R.I. Drama, Scottish Country Dancing, Music in the Aberdeenshire Federation, Entertainments in the Institutes, Woman and the Home, Beekeeping for Women, Poultry on the Farm, How to get continuity of Bloom in Small Gardens, Soft Cheeses, Embroidery, A Pulpit Fall, New Pitsligo Lace, Handicrafts, Advantages of Electricity in the Home, Gard... View more info