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The Fishertown of Nairn.

By: Bochel, Margaret.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: The Nairn Fisheries: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004389

Condition: Very Good


Large format stapled booklet with illustrated paper covers in Very good condition. First edition, pp 19, b&w illustrations. A look at the history of Nairn. View more info

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Return to One Man's Island: Paintings and Sketches from the Isle of May

By: Brockie, Keith

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003350

ISBN: 1841589748

Condition: As New


Hardcover, As New. First edition, colour illustrations. Keith Brockie's One Man's Island: Paintings and Sketches from the Isle of May (1984), immediately became one of the bestselling Scottish natural history books of all time. The combination of breathtaking wildlife images with notes and background information, captured unforgettably the beauty of nature, and in particular that of the Isle of May, a little gem of an island in the Firth of Forth. The packed weight of this book is over 1kg so for UK First Class or Overseas we may ask for additional postage. Since then Brockie has constantl... View more info

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A History of the Highlands and of the Highland Clans; With an Extensive Selection from the Hithitherto Inedited Stuart Papers. Two Volumes in One.

By: Browne, James.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: ., A. Fullarton & Co.: 0

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 004324

Condition: Very Good


Two Volumes bound in One. Hardcover with quarter leather binding with cloth covered boards, gilt titles and marbled edges, some light wear to head and foot of spine. New edition, pp lxii, 447, 478, b&w engravings, colour clan tartans, fold out maps. 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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Old Iona and Staffa.

By: Byrom, Bernard.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Stenlake Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 006929

ISBN: 1840334061

Condition: Near Fine


Softcover in Near Fine condition. With pp57, b&w illustrations. Illustrated book of Old Iona and Staffa. View more info

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Forestry of the 1960's in Highland Perthshire

By: Cameron, Ian.

Price: £11.99

Publisher: Fast-Print Publishing: 2018

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006446

ISBN: 1784566195

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New. First edition, Signed by Author, pp 94, colour illustrations. "The Perthshire I met in June 1962 was devoid of Motorways; steam trains still worked the branch lines and MOT tests for cars were far in the future. This story of my time with the Forestry Commission is really the sequence to my National Service in Germany that I wrote of in "Two Years" with the Pied Piper of Hamlin. Forestry was changing; coal mining was scaling down and the labour intensive pit prop market was being replaced by the need for the more easily available mechanised pulp woo... View more info

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Highland Songs of the Forty-five (Scottish Gaelic Texts ; Volume 15)

By: Campbell, J.L.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Scottish Academic Press Ltd: 1984

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 006426

ISBN: 0707303494

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles to spine, some slight creasing to bottom of front hinge, previous owners bookplate on ffep but otherwise in Near Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear, now enclosed in a clear archival wrapper. Second edition, pp xxxvi, 347, fold out map of the Highlands of Scotland to rear. Songs and music of the Highlands. 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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Strange Things: Father Allan, Ada Goodrich Freer and the Second Sight

By: Campbell, Trevor John Lorne

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2006

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 003349

ISBN: 1841584584

Condition: As New


Illustrated card covers in As New condition. New edition, b&w illustrations, appendices, index. The supernatural has always played a prominent part of the life and culture of the Scottish Highlands and Islands, with ghosts, seers and second-sight featuring in countless stories and in the collective memory of the people. In the late 1890s, Fr Allan McDonald, parish priest of the island of Eriskay in the Outer Hebrides, made a collection of such stories which he entitled "Strange Things". View more info

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Thr Cairngorm Mountains as Seen from Aviemore Railway Station.

By: Cash, C.G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: John Richardson: 0

Seller ID: 006524

Condition: Very Good


A six panel folding panorama illustration of the peaks of the Cairngorms from the Railway station at Aviemore. 50x15cm View more info

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Mine Eyes to the Hills.

By: Chalmers, Patrick V.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: A & C Black, Ltd.: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005445

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with some foxing throughout, otherwise in Very Good condition.With dustwrapper, Some marking and foxing, with small pieces missing from top and bottom of spine, minor chipping and tears. Internally repaired, otherwise complete, not price clipped, otherwise Very Good. First edition, with b&w illustrations and colour plates, pp368. With index, bibliography and index of authors. An anthology of the Highland Forest, arranged by Patrick R. Chalmers. Illustrated by V. R. Balfour-Browne. View more info

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Memoirs of William Collie: A 19th Century Deerstalker

By: Collie, William.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Highland Printers: 1992

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 006233

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover with illustrated boards, spine somewhat faded but otherwise in Near Fine condition. Limited edition of 1000 [305], pp ix, 228, b&w illustrations, appendix. Scarce title. View more info

Whisky Roads of Scotland

By: Cooper, Derek

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Jill Norman & Hobhouse Ltd.: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007143

ISBN: 0906908213

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with some very light shelfwear to extremities, previous owners bookplate but otherwise Very Good, price clipped dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 160, b&w illustrations, appendices. View more info

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Days of Orkney Steam.

By: Cormack, Alastair and Anne.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Kirkwall Press, 1971.: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 923

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in original cloth covers, gilt title on spine, in very good condition With dustwrapper in very good condition. In clear archival wrapper. First edition, SCARCE COPY, with b&w photographs and ink illustrations. Map of Orkney on end papers. With appendices, bibliography and index. An interesting and well-researched history of the steam-powered boats that had served the islands and communities of Orkney for over 100 years, ending in July 1969 when the last of the breed was finally replaced by diesel-engined vessels. It includes detailed fleet lists, timetables, Rescue Services and ope... View more info

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Bred in the Highlands: Ponies, Cattle and Folk.

By: Coutts, Ben.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Mercat Press, 1997. 187364468X: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 510

ISBN: 187364468X

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. First edition, pp viii,124, with b&w photographs and illustrations, with list of illustrations, dedication and acknowledgements. A lifetime of experience of the Highland cattle and Highland poney breeds is distilled in this book. The worlds of the showground, the stud-farm and the sale ring and the characters met there. S8. View more info

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Argyll Estate Instructions.

By: Cregeen, Eric R.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Scottish History Society: 1964

Seller ID: 005935

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition. No dust wrapper. First edition. With frontispiece photo of John, 5th Duke of Argyll. With xxxix, pp227, plus extra pages with a list of members, and index. Argyll Estate Instructions. View more info

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Among Islands.

By: Crumley, Jim.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Mainstream Publishing: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007158

ISBN: 1851586199

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in white cloth covers with gilt titles, very minor shelf wear, otherwise in Very Good condition with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. First edition, with pp160, with colour illustrations. View more info

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God's Islanders: A History of the People of Gigha.

By: Czerkawska, Catherine.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2006. 1841582972: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 479

ISBN: 1841582972

Condition: Fine


Hardback, in Fine condition, complete with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, signed copy, ppxvi, 295. With b&w photographs and illustrations, maps of Gigha, list of illustrations, acknowledgements, notes, select biography and index.The island of Gigha lies just off Tayinloan on the Kintyre peninsula and is the most southerly of the true Hebridean islands. This book presents the story of this part of Scotland and God's Island. Offering an exploration of the history of its people, it is also an examination of the issues, trends and challenges affecting the whole area. S8. View more info

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Island Years.

By: Darling, F. Fraser.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: G.Bell & Sons: 1944

Seller ID: 007136

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with some light fading to top edge but otherwise in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, some chips missiong from top edge of front cover, head and foot of spine, some rubbing to hinges but otherwise in Good Condition, with a clear archival wrapper. With pp306, b&w illustrations, maps of the islands of North Rona, Eilean a'Chleirich, The Treshnish Isles, The Summer Isles and the West Coast of Scotland. View more info

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A Light in the Wilderness

By: David M. Hird

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Balnakeil Press: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005318

ISBN: 1905974019

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Fine condition. First edition, pp 280, colour illustrations to centre, appendices, bibliography. Very Scarce. View more info

Sutherland Book

By: Donald Omand

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Northern Times Ltd: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006859

ISBN: 0950171824

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in green cloth covered boards with gilt titles to spine, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with slight shelfwear but otherwise Very Good. Second Impression of First edition, pp 329, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. View more info

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The New Caithness Book

By: Donald Omand

Price: £45.00

Publisher: North of Scotland Newspapers: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006862

ISBN: 1871704006

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with some sunning to spine and previous owners bookplate but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp 239, b&w illustrations, glossary, bibliography, index. View more info