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Image for The Lord Wardens of the Marches of England and Scotland.

The Lord Wardens of the Marches of England and Scotland.

By: Pease, Howard.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Constable: 1913

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 003801

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with maroon cloth covered boards, gilt titles and details, some fading to spine and light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First, Limited edition of 500, pp xi, 255, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

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An Atlas of Scottish History to 1707

By: Peter G.B. McNeill; Hector L. MacQueen

Price: £45.00

Publisher: The Scottish Medievalists: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006634

ISBN: 0950390410

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xviii, 462, b&w illustrations, maps and diagrams throughout. 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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Scottish Pewter 1600-1850

By: Peter Spencer Davies

Price: £30.00

Publisher: John Donald Short Run Press: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006138

ISBN: 1906566720

Condition: As New


Large hardcover in As New condition with As New dustwrapper. First edition, pp xiii, 306, colour illustrations, appendices, glossary, notes, bibliography, index. After a lifetime of study, Peter Spencer Davies has now produced what will be the definitive guide to the subject. Drawing upon the extensive archival material that has survived, the book traces the history of the craft of the pewterers from its origins in the early years of the sixteenth century, and shows how they came to dominate the craft guilds for much of the next three hundred years. The evolution of pewter wares and the regi... View more info

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Worlds of Patrick Geddes: Biologist, Town Planner, Re-educator, Peace Warrior.

By: Philip Boardman.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan paul.: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005190

ISBN: 0710085486

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine, in Very Good condition. First edition, with pp528. With b&w illustrations, select bibliography and index. Dustwrapper with slight shelf wear and fading otherwise Very Good, price clipped. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. Study of Sir Patrick Geddes: Biologist, Town Planner, Re-educator, Peace Warrior View more info

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Crathie Churches and Royal Bazaar at Balmoral.

By: Philip, William W.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Taylor & Henderson.: 1894

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003856

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with full leather binding, all edges gilt, gilt titles and illustration, spine significantly worn but binding still strong.Deluxe First, Limited edition 12/100, pp xi, 160, b&w illustrations. Signed by author. View more info

Image for The Contents of Dunlappie House, Edzell, Angus: Monday 4 November 1996.

The Contents of Dunlappie House, Edzell, Angus: Monday 4 November 1996.

By: Phillips International Auctioneers & Valuers.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Phillips International Auctioneers & Valuers.: 1996

Seller ID: 005726

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. With pp56, with b&w illustrations. Catalogue of Auction of the Contents of Dunlappie House, Edzell, Angus: On the Instruction J.H.Crowe Trust. Monday 4 November 1996. With newspaper article about the house. View more info

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The Myth of the Jacobite Clans: The Jacobite Army in 1745.

By: Pittock, Murray.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 2009

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 006450

ISBN: 074862757X

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Fine condition. Second edition, pp viii, 229, appendix, bibliography, index. The Myth of the Jacobite Clans was first published in 1995: a revolutionary book, it argued that British history had long sought to caricature Jacobitism rather than to understand it, and that the Jacobite Risings drew on extensive Lowland support and had a national quality within Scotland. The Times Higher Education Supplement hailed its author's 'formidable talents' and the book and its ideas fuelled discussions in The Economist and Scotland on Sunday, on Radio Scotland and elsewhere. The... View more info

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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

Image for Pictish Symbol Stones - an Illustrated Gazetteer.

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

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

Image for Investigations in Orkney: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London:  no. 38.

Investigations in Orkney: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London: no. 38.

By: Renfrew, Colin.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Society of Antiquaries of London : distributed by Thames and Hudson: 1979

Seller ID: 007364

ISBN: 050099028X

Condition: Very Good


Large 22 x 28 cm hardcover in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. In a clear archival wrapper. With pp 250, with maps, diagrams, with detailed pull-out maps of the Quanterness cairn and its interior. Includes excavations at the chambered cairn of Quanterness with its later Iron Age round houses and limited investigations at Maes Howe and the Ring of Brogar, with extensive environmental reports. Chapters on the Orcadian environment and Cairn location (Rousay Cairns), Vegetational Studies, Maes Howe, The Ring of Brogar, The Chambered Cairn at Quanterness and its... View more info

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

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

A Partnership for Good?: Scottish Politics and the Union Since 1880

By: Richard J. Finlay

Price: £20.00

Publisher: John Donald Publishers Ltd: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007215

ISBN: 0859764117

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Fine condition. First edition, pp 169, index. 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