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Our Man in Scotland

By: Drummond, Humphrey: Sir Ralph Sadleir- Courtier Extraordinary who kept Scotland to heel for Tudor England

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Leslie Frewin: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003183

Condition: Very Good


Dust wrapper encased in a clear archival wrapper. With notes, bibliography and index. Biography about Sir Ralph Sadleir- Courtier Extraordinary who kept Scotland to heel for Tudor England. S16 View more info

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Lost Perth.

By: Duncan, Jeremy.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Birlinn: 2011

Seller ID: 003345

ISBN: 1841589667

Condition: As New


With b&w illustrations and map on inside cover. As one of Scotland's most historically significant cities, Perth has played an important role in the nation's story. Not surprisingly for a place that has seen continuous human settlement for thousands of years, much has come and gone over the centuries. The followers of Knox and Cromwell, and later the slum clearers, planners and developers, each had their own reasons for taking a pickaxe to Perth, but the cumulative ef... View more info

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Falkland Parish Church

By: Duncan, Sandy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003289

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated covers. SCARCE COPY. With b&w illustrations. A history of Falkland Parish Church. S2. View more info

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The Book of Old Edinburgh and Hand-Book to the Old Edinburgh Street.

By: Dunlop, John Charles & Alison Hay.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: T. & A. Constable: 1886

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003941

Condition: Very Good


Red decorative card covers with gilt titles, some creasing and wear to spine and small stain to front cover, contents and prefatory note misprinted but rest of book unaffected, otherwise in Very good condition. First edition, pp xiv,160, wood cut illustrations thoughout. View more info

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Scotland for the Holidays: Tourism in Scotland c1780-1939

By: Durie, Alastair J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tuckwell Press, Ltd.: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004224

ISBN: 1862321213

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp x, 206, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

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Court and Culture in Renaissance Scotland

By: Edington, Carol.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Tuckwell Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003646

ISBN: 189841064x

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, slightly edgeworn and marked dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First UK edition, notes, bibliography, index.S13. View more info

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Braemar: An Unconventional Guide Book & Literary Souvenir.

By: Erskine, Hon. Stuart.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Andrew Eliot: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005757

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in terracotta cloth with gilt titles, previous owners names neatly on front end paper, rough cut pages, some light browning to endpapers, slight foxing to edge of text block, some very light shelfwear but otherwise in Fine condition commensurate with age. First edition, pp ix, 106, Chapters: I. Braemar of Old, II. Braemar: Topographical and Antiquarian, III. The Affair of 1715, IV. Castletown and its future, V. Meteorological and Weather-wise, VI. A Jacobite Re... View more info

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Prestwick Airport Golden Jubilee 1935 - 1985.

By: Ewart, Jim.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Scottish Airports: 1985

Seller ID: 005164

Condition: Very Good


Large Softback in Very Good condition, with b&w and colour illustrations. First edition, pp48. A Golden Jubilee souvenir book about Prestwick Airport. View more info

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Highland Agriculture and Land Use: Past activities and Future Policies of the Highlands and Islands Development Board.

By: Fasken, R. A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Highlands and Islands Development Board.: 1977

Seller ID: 005959

Condition: Very Good


Stapled Booklet with illustrated card covers, in Very Good condition. With pp28 and b&w illustrations. Highland Agriculture and Land Use: Past activities and Future Policies of the Highlands and Islands Development Board. Occasional Bulletin No. 7. View more info

Image for North East Farming Life: A Companion to the Exhibition 'Weel Vrocht Grun'.

North East Farming Life: A Companion to the Exhibition 'Weel Vrocht Grun'.

By: Fenton, Alexander.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Aden: North East of Scotland Agricultural Heritage Centre: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005660

Condition: Fine


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, some very light shelfwear to spine but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, unpaginated but pp 30, colour illustrations. View more info

Image for The Food of the Scots: Scottish Life and Society Volume 5, A Compendium of Scottish Ethnology Volume 5 (Scottish Life & Society)

The Food of the Scots: Scottish Life and Society Volume 5, A Compendium of Scottish Ethnology Volume 5 (Scottish Life & Society)

By: Fenton, Alexander.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: John Donald Publishers Ltd: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005685

ISBN: 0859766969

Condition: As New


Hardcover in As New condition with As New dustwrapper. First edition, pp xxviii, 491, b&w illustrations, index. Food, like procreation, is one of the major concerns of the human race. It affects every aspect of life, at all social levels. In Scotland, as elsewhere, the farther back in time we go the more the daily diet is related to the local environment. This book explores the nature of food in the past, including game and wild plants, cereals and dairy products, flesh... View more info

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Scotland's Relations with England: A Survey to 1707.

By: Ferguson, William.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Saltire Society, 1994. 0854110585: 1994

Seller ID: 1384

ISBN: 0854110585

Condition: Fine


Paperback, in Fine condition. Reprint, pp 319, index. A history of relations between Scotland and England. SCARCE. S6. View more info

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Argyll in the Forty-Five.

By: Fergusson, James.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Faber and Faber: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006428

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original green cloth covers, gilt titles on spine, some light shelfwear, light foxing to end papers, previous owners bookplate but otherwise in Very Good condition, price clipped dustwrapper with small chip from head of spine, some shelfwear and rubbing to edges but othewise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp264, b&w illustrations, with pull-out map of castles, forts and barracks. With label with previous owner's name. Argyll in the Forty-Five. View more info

Image for Arms and Armour in the Banqueting Hall Edinburgh Castle.

Arms and Armour in the Banqueting Hall Edinburgh Castle.

By: Ffoulkes, C.J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: HMSO: 1938

Seller ID: 005612

Condition: Very Good


Saddle stitched pamphlet, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Published in 1938, pp 16, b&w frontis of the hall, a catalogue of arms and armour in the banqueting hall at Edinburgh Castle. View more info

Image for Wolfe in Scotland: In the '45 and from 1749 to 1753.

Wolfe in Scotland: In the '45 and from 1749 to 1753.

By: Findlay, J.T.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Longmans & Co.: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003863

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with gilt titles, some light shelfwear and some slight fading to head of spine and some foxing to edge of text block but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp viii, 328, bibliography, index. View more info

Image for The Scots in Germany; Being a Contribution Towards the History of the Scot Abroad.

The Scots in Germany; Being a Contribution Towards the History of the Scot Abroad.

By: Fischer, Th, A.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Otto Schulze& Co: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003869

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with gilt titles and design to spine. First edition, pp vi, 324, appendix, supplement, index. No inscriptions. View more info

Image for Lady Jean: A Study of the Douglas Cause.

Lady Jean: A Study of the Douglas Cause.

By: Fitzgerald, Percy.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: T. Fisher Unwin.: 1904

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003921

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover with original purple buckram covered boards with gilt titles and motif, some fading to read cover but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp xvi, 259, 12 illustrations plus frontis of Lady Jean. View more info

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Millennium Images of Scotland

By: Ford, Donald.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Donald Ford Images: 1999

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003995

Condition: Fine


Large oblong hardcover in plush cloth binding with gilt titles, in As New condition with Fine faux leather storage box. Limited edition of 4000 (2414), Signed by Author, unpaginated, full page colour illustrations. Presentation copy overprinted with F.G. Burnett branding and a presentation plate tipped in on front end paper. 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

Image for Wir Bookie o' the 1950s.

Wir Bookie o' the 1950s.

By: Forsyth, Brian J.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Falkirk, Johnston: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003915

ISBN: 095459410x

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some very light shelfwear but otherwise in Very good condition. First edition, pp 134, b&w illustrations. SCARCE TITLE. View more info

A Glimpse of Forres of Yesteryear.

By: Fraser, Alex.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Moravian Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006187

ISBN: 187015102x

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers, some very light sunning to lower and outer edge of front cover but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 52, b&w illustrations throughout, maps on insides of covers. View more info