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Buchan.

By: Pratt, John B.

Price: £90.00

Publisher: Lewis Smith & Son: 1901

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 003386

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with original cloth covered boards, gilt titles and illustration, top edge gilt, some foxing to endpapers and light spotting to title page but otherwise in Very Good condition. Fourth edition, b&w illustrations and complete with fold-out map at rear. View more info

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Buchan.

By: Pratt, Rev. John B.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Lewis: 1901

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 004346

Condition: Very Good


Large hardcover (26x20cm), professionally rebacked, some light shelfwear and rough cut pages but otherwise in Very Good condition. Fourth edition revised, pp xix, 504, b&w plates, double page map to rear, 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

Buchan.

By: Pratt, Rev. John B.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Lewis Smith & Son: 1858

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006983

Condition: Very Good


Later full leather rebind with recessed ruling and details, gilt titles to spine, some light fading to spine and light rubbing to edges, later replaced endpapers, some light foxing throughout but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp vii, 428, b&w illustrations, folding map to rear,conclusion, appendix, addenda. Scarce First edition. View more info

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Scotland's Chess Centenary Book.

By: Pritchett, C W & Thornton, M D

Price: £20.00

Publisher: SCA: 1984

Seller ID: 005167

Condition: Very Good


Softback with some light shelf wear, otherwise in Very good condition. With foreword by President of the World Chess Federation Florencio Campomanes. With selected games. View more info

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Pictish Symbol Stones - an Illustrated Gazetteer.

By: RCAHMS.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS): 1999

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 006969

ISBN: 1902419073

Condition: Near Fine


Large stapled booklet in Near Fine condition. With pp56, b&w illustrations and index. Pictish Symbol Stones - an Illustrated Gazetteer. View more info

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Steam Drifters Recalled: Spey to Shetland and Stornoway

By: Reid, J.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Mr J. & Mrs Mary M. Reid: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004618

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers, some very light shelfwear but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp 160, b&w illustrations, indices. View more info

Image for Scaffies and Some Small Sail Fishing Boats of the Victorian Era, Buckie Fishery District -  Portgordon to Cullen.

Scaffies and Some Small Sail Fishing Boats of the Victorian Era, Buckie Fishery District - Portgordon to Cullen.

By: Reid, Joseph.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Self Published: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004622

Condition: Very Good


A4 sized ringbound book, some slight bumping to top corner but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 179, b&w illustrations. A detailed directory of fishing boat names in the Buckie Fishery District. View more info

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Scotland's sailing fishermen: The history of the Scottish herring boom

By: Richard Hallewell

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hallewell Publications: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006883

ISBN: 1872405010

Condition: Fine


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers in Fine condition. First edition, pp 32, b&w illustrations View more info

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Shipwreck Index of the British Isles: Vol 4 Scotland

By: Richard Larn; Bridget Larn

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Lloyds Register of Shipping: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006631

ISBN: 1900839016

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp xliii, mostly unpaginated, b&w illustrations, indices. 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 Pageant of Morayland.

By: Ritchie, J.B.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Moravian Press Ltd.: 1953

Seller ID: 006465

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in light blue cloth covers, in Very Good condition, with previous owner's name and stamp, with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. In a clear wrapper. With pp244 Local history and lore of Morayshire. View more info

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Golden City.

By: Ritchie, James T.R.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oliver & Boyd, 1965.: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1403

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in Very Good condition with edgeworn dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp x, 182, b&w illustrations, index of first lines. A collection of Scottish playground songs and games. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. S22. View more info

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The Singing Street.

By: Ritchie, James T.R.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Oliver & Boyd, 1964.: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1404

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 140, b&w illustrations, index. A collection of playground songs & games. S22. View more info

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St Margaret's Arbroath 1879-1979.

By: Ritchie, William F.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Herald Press: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004230

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 56, b&w illustrations, glossary. Signed in ink on ffep by author View more info

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Attempted Murder: A Pictish Perspective on the 1707 Treaty of Union.

By: Robbie the Pict.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Scottish Exchequer Press: 1994

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003598

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, slight edgewear and a small bump to head of spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. Limited edition, No. 555/1000, Signed by Author. SCARCE TITLE. S32. View more info

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Aberdeen: Its Traditions and History with Notices of Some Eminent Aberdonians.

By: Robbie, William.

Price: £250.00

Publisher: D.Wyllie & Son.: 1893

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004348

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original cloth covered boards, new end papers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 517, b&w illustrations, fold out map to rear, index. Signed and inscribed by author on title page in ink. 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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Aberdeen: Its Traditions and History with Notices of Some Eminent Aberdonians.

By: Robbie, William.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: D.Wyllie & Son.: 1893

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004349

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original cloth covered boards, rebacked with new green leather spine with gilt titles, new end papers, some light shelfwear and small stain on title page but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 517, b&w illustrations, fold out map to rear, 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 Mineworkers

By: Robert Duncan

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005835

ISBN: 1841583650

Condition: As New


Illustrated card covers, As New. First edition, pp 280, b&w illustrations, notes index. As coal mining was always the largest sector, the main focus of attention is on coal miners, concentrating on the work, working conditions and struggles of generations of men, women and children who laboured underground and at the pit-head. Short studies of working lives in the three other significant sectors of mining - lead, ironstone and shale - are incorporated into the chronolog... View more info

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Lexical Variation and Attrition in the Scottish Fishing Communities

By: Robert McColl Millar; William Barras; Lisa Bonnici

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003217

ISBN: 0748691774

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with slightly bumped corners but otherwise in Fine condition. S31 Over the last half century many scholars have recorded, analysed and theorised language death. At the same time, many sociolinguists have considered how rapid and dependable transport, mass education and increasingly globalised work patterns have affected how dialects in industrial and post-industrial societies are constructed and perceived; more often than not, these changes have been detrimen... View more info

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Lordship and Power in the North of Scotland: The Noble House of Huntly 1603-1690.

By: Robertson, Barry.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: John Donald, 2011. 9781906566340: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1873

ISBN: 1906566348

Condition: As New


Softcover in Fine condition. First edition, pp xvii, 221, b&w illustrations + several maps, bibliography, index. This book is the first modern account devoted to the major Scottish noble family the Gordons of Huntly. It examines the family's changing relations with the Crown, the Scottish government, their noble contemporaries and the Highland clans during the seventeenth century, as well as issues such as landowning, religion and internal family politics. In all of thes... View more info

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Out of Atholl: Voices from the Shadow of Schiehallion.

By: Robertson, James Irvine.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd, 2008. 9781841587660: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 640

ISBN: 1841587664

Condition: Fine


Paperback, Fine, First Edition, Pp ix, 206, Bibliography, Index, Based on the chance survival of documents covering generations of a family from Highland Perthshire, 'Out Of Atholl' is a remarkable domestic saga, set against the backdrop of real political turmoil. S7. View more info