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The New Shetlander No.180, Hugh MacDairmid Centenary Issue.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The New Shetlander, 1992.: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 3149

Condition: Very Good


Stapled magazine with illustrated covers in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 31, b&w illustrations, adverts to rear. Relevant clipping from the Shetland Times and letter from the Shetland Islands council. S5. View more info

The New Shetlander No.180, Hugh MacDairmid Centenary Issue.

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The New Shetlander, 1992.: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 3150

Condition: Very Good


Stapled magazine with illustrated covers stain to rear cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 31, b&w illustrations, adverts to rear. S5. View more info

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Vintage Wick

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: North of Scotland Newspapers Ltd: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003504

ISBN: 1871704022

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some slight creasing to top edge but otherwise Fine. First edition, b&w illustrations. S36. View more info

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Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness: Volume LXII 2000-2002

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Gaelic Society of Inverness.: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003980

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition. First edition, pp xxxi, 460, b&w illustrations, membership. Containing many articles relating to the Gaelic Society of Inverness. View more info

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Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness: Volume LX 1997-1998

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Gaelic Society of Inverness.: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003982

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition. First edition, pp xxix, 321, b&w illustrations, membership. Containing many articles relating to the Gaelic Society of Inverness. View more info

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MacBraynes for the Highlands

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Albion Vehicle Preservation Trust: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004007

Condition: Very Good


Stapled bookled with illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very good condition. First edition, pp 64, b&w illustrations, fold out map to rear. View more info

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Odds and Ends No.1: Sketches of Highland Character: Sheep Farmers and Drovers

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Edmonston & Douglas: 1865

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004012

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated paper wraps, some light edgewear and creasing to covers and spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 32, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

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Campbeltown Shipyard.

By: N/A

Price: £50.00

Publisher: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004700

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers with plastic clip binding in Very Good condition. First edition, unpaginated but pp 15, 10 folding pages, 9 of which list details of a series of ships built at the Campbeltown Shipyard. View more info

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Beside the Sea: Art, Stories and Poems from Schools across the Highlands.

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Highland Council: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005752

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 121, colour illustrations throughout. View more info

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Some Accounts of Jura Red Deer

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Francis Carter: 0

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 006005

Condition: Near Mint


Hardcover in cloth covered boards with gilt titles in Near Mint condition. Limited edition facsimile [114/200], pp 38, colour map. A record of Jura stags. View more info

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The Vikings in Islay: The Place of Names in Hebridean Settlement History

By: Alan Macniven

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005385

ISBN: 1906566623

Condition: As New


Illustrated card covers, As New. First edition, pp xi, 419, maps, notes, bibliography, indices. The Hebridean island of Islay is well-known for its whisky, its wildlife and its association with the MacDonald Lords of the Isles. There would seem to be little reason to dwell on its fate at the hands of marauding Northmen during the Viking Age. Despite a pivotal location on the 'sea road' from Norway to Ireland, there are no convincing records of the Vikings ever having b... View more info

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My Little Town of Cromarty: The History of a Northern Scottish Town.

By: Alston, David.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2006. 1841585270: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 994

ISBN: 1841585270

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp xxvi, 372, b&w plates and illustrations, appendix, bibliography, index. Presents a history of the small town of Cromarty, north of Inverness at the tip of the Black Isle peninsula. Although it has less than 750 inhabitants, Cromarty is viewed by its residents as a town rather than a village, which reflects the settlement's beginnings as a royal burgh and its days as a leading port for the no... View more info

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The Heather Blooms at John o' Groats.

By: Banks, John.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Self Published: 1971

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004006

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers with some creasing to covers and spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. Presumed first edition, pp 243. Very Scarce. View more info

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Inverness and the MacDonalds.

By: Barron, Evan MacLeod.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Robert Carruthers& Sons.: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005158

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with considerable loss to the top of the spine and back cover, small chip missing from bottom of spine, enclosed in a clear archival wrapper. First edition, pp 126. The History of the MacDonalds in Inverness. View more info

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The Northern Highlands in the Nineteenth Century: Newspaper Index & Annals, 1800-1856.

By: Barron, James.

Price: £195.00

Publisher: Carruthees & Sons, 1903-1913: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1245

Condition: Very Good


3 Volumes Complete: Hardbacks, in Very Good condition but with some fading to the spines. First editions, pp xliii, 299, xliv, 352, xlix, 420, index. An index of articles from the Inverness Courier between 1800 and 1856. VERY SCARCE. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, PLEASE CONTACT US BY EMAIL BEFORE ORDERING FOR A POSTAGE QUOTE. View more info

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A Prospect of Sutherland: The Building of a Castle and the Making of a Duchess.

By: Bell, Gilbert Torrance.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 1995

Seller ID: 004842

ISBN: 1874744254

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. A Prospect of Sutherland: The Building of a Castle and the Making of a Duchess, with 4 b&w illustration plates, bibliography. View more info

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The Natural History of Orkney.

By: Berry, R. J.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Collins, 1985.: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 924

Condition: Very Good


Softback, with some creasing to the spine, but otherwise in very good condition, First edition, with 20 colour photographs, and over 100 b&w photographs and diagrams. With index. This is the first survey of the islands' natural history, complete in one volume. Because Orkney is exceptional, it is vital reading for the serious naturalist, as well as for being a comprehensive and absorbing guide for every visitor. Counter Shelf. View more info

Lost Badenoch and Strathspey

By: Bishop, Bruce B.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2011

Seller ID: 003342

ISBN: 1841589632

Condition: As New


With b&w illustrations.Badenoch and Strathspey is a land of many contrasts, and in modern times a land of many uses. Not always has it been the playground of winter sports enthusiasts and a mecca for tourists - for centuries the mountains which protected the province of Moray to the north and the Highland glens to the west were an obstacle to travel and a haven for cattle thieves and reivers. In this fascinating book, illustrated with over 100 period photographs, Bruce B... View more info

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The Campbells of the Ark: Men of Argyll in 1745 - The Inner Circle & The Outer Circle - 2 Volumes Complete

By: Black, Ronald

Price: £25.00

Publisher: John Donald Short Run Press: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006136

ISBN: 1906566895

Condition: As New


2 Volumes Complete. Both volumes As New. First editions, pp xiii, 689, xiii, 679, colour and b&w illustrations, appendices, indices. In the course of his long poem An Airce, 'The Ark', the Jacobite poet Alexander MacDonald shows the Campbells being subjected to trial by water for the part they played in defeating Prince Charles's army in 1745 - 6. Some will be drowned outright, he says, some just given a good ducking - and some will be honourably treated. He names fort... View more info

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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