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Scottish Urban History

By: George Gordon; Brian Dicks

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Aberdeen Univ Pr: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007187

ISBN: 0080257623

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with light shelfwear but otherwise Very Good. First edition, pp 281, b&w illustrations and diagrams, indices. View more info

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Portrait of Aberdeen and Deeside

By: Graham, Cuthbert

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Robert Hale Ltd: 1984

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 003200

ISBN: 0709020562

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper in Fine condition. With b&w illustrations. bibliography and index. S31 View more info

The Press and Journal: North-East Muse Anthology.

By: Graham, Cuthbert.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Aberdeen Journals Ltd, 1978.: 1978

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 1609

Condition: Very Good


Pamphlet with illustrated card covers, in Very Good condition. Second and enlarged edition, pp 91. A collection of poetry from North-East Scotland. S25. View more info

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Pronunciation of English in Scotland.

By: Grant, William.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1913

Seller ID: 007070

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green covers, in Very Good condition. No dust wrapper. With pp207. By the lecturer on phonetics to the provincial committee for the training of teachers, Aberdeen convener of the Scottish Dialects Committee. View more info

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The Fishing Industries of Scotland, 1790-1914: A Study in Regional Adaptation.

By: Gray, Malcolm.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1978. 0197141056: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 368

ISBN: 0197141056

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, complete with dustwrapper in very good condition, price clipped. First edition, pp vii, 230, with graphs, figures,list of maps and figures, abbreviations, bibiography and index. A study in regional adaptation in the fishing industries in Scotland, by Aberdeen University. S3. View more info

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Main's Wooin': A Drama of Northern Rural Life with the original music.

By: Greig, Gavin.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Aberdeen City Council, 1996. 0946920141: 1996

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 818

ISBN: 0946920141

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, Very Good condition. New edition [1912], pp viii, 59, 14 plates of original music scans. A classic doric play, including the scans of original sheet music. S10. View more info

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Grit, Growth and Sometimes Groovy: Aberdeen in the 60's

By: Griselda S. McGregor

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Kieth Murray Publications: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005585

ISBN: 1870978234

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers with some light shelfwear but otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, Signed and Inscribed by Author to a previous owner, pp 86, b&w illustrations throughout, contains original "Grit, Growth and Sometimes Groovy" branded bookmark and a John Menzies competition form. View more info

The MacRobert Trusts 1943 - 1993.

By: Gunn, Wing Commander A. C.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: MacRobert Trusts: 1994

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 007198

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in light blue covers, in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, also in very Good condition, pp120, with b&w illustrations. The MacRobert Trusts 1943 - 1993. The history of the MacRobert Trusts. Alastrean House, formerly known as the House of Cromar, is one of two large country house on the estate, Douneside House being the other. It was built in 1905 by Lord Aberdeen, as a country retreat for his wife, and was originally surrounded by 9,000 acres of agricultural land which made up the Cromar Estate. An arrangement made in 1920 between Lord Aberdeen and his friend and neighbour, ... View more info

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River, Railway and Ravine: Foot Suspension Bridges for Empire

By: Harper, Douglas

Price: £11.99

Publisher: The History Press: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003623

ISBN: 0750962135

Condition: New


Hardcover, New. First edition, SIGNED BY AUTHOR, colour illustrations, appendices, index. From their mid-nineteenth-century fencing business the Harpers of Aberdeen developed a unique system of suspension that allowed their light foot suspension bridges to be relatively rigid. John Harper was one of the first to employ steel wire rope, now universally used. The Harpers' innovative work overcame the disadvantages of this type of bridge and was of considerable benefit to those who relied upon them. Harpers built over sixty such bridges throughout the UK and the British Empire between 1870 and 1... View more info

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The Granite City and the Men Who Built it.

By: Hay, William A.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Time Pieces, 1998.: 1999

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 427

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, in very good condition. Limited first edition: No 20 of 95 copies. Ppiv, 56, with introduction, b&w photographs and illustrations, maps, and plans.Aberdeen is a city quarried out of enduring stone by masons who, by their skills, raised buildings worthy of the name of architecture. This account , with some observations on the granite itself, focuses on the men who built the granite city of Aberdeen. S11. View more info

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The Match: Official Matchday Magazine Saturday 12th January 2002.

By: Heart of Midlothian Football Football Club Ltd.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Heart of Midlothian Football Football Club Ltd., 2002.: 0

Seller ID: 2438

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet in illustrated covers. Some shelf wear, but otherwise in good condition. Pp63, with colour photographs and illustrations, advertising. Football programme. Official matchday magazine. View more info

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Aberdeenshire Epitaphs and Inscriptions.

By: Henderson

Price: £175.00

Publisher: Aberdeen Daily Journal: 1907

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 003865

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, original red cloth covered boards with gilt titles and motif, some wear to head and foot of spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First, Limited edition of 250, pp x, 555, b&w illustrations. View more info

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Warp & Woof

By: Henderson, Mary H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: D. Wyllie & Son: 1929

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005925

Condition: Very Good


Card covers with paper wraps, rough cut pages, edges of wraps have some light shelwear and fading, small stain to bottom of spine which is slightly visible on the first few pages and frontis but otherwise in Very Good condition commensurate with age. Presumed First edition, pp 66, b&w frontispiece. View more info

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Byways Round Aberdeen.

By: Henry, W. M.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Wylie & Son, 1926.: 1926

Seller ID: 453

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, some shelfwear on cover and minor foxing to the end papers. Scarce copy, pp 100, with pull-out OS map of district at the front. With an introduction by F. C. Thomson, introduction, prefatory note. With pull-out map at the rear of Old and new Aberdeen. This publication looks into the history of the roads around Aberdeen, with chapters on the local scenery, on maps and walking, the best view of Aberdeen, along the rocks, a corner of Donside, Clochandighter, Cairncry, Kingshill and much more. S9. View more info

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Aberdeen: Reform Act Plan of 1832, with Descriptive Text.

By: Historical Discovery

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Historical Discovery: 1992

Seller ID: 007377

ISBN: 1857963032

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover 22 x 30cm in Very Good condition. With pp8 descriptive text and large fold out map of Aberdeen. Reform Act Plan of 1832, with Descriptive Text: Aberdeen: An Exact Reproduction Coloured by Hand. View more info

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Reappreaisals in British Imperial History.

By: Hyam, Ronald & Martin, Ged.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: MacMillan & Co. Ltd.: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003987

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 234, index. Includes correspondence between the author (Hyam) and Professor Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, it also includes a typewritten review of the book by the latter. View more info

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Deeside Walks: Durris to Luibeg

By: Ian Hustwick

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cancer Link Aberdeen & North: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006956

ISBN: 0955164222

Condition: Very Good


Spiralbound book, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, Signed by Author, pp64, b&w maps throughout, adeverts, View more info

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Fall of Nigeria: The British Conquest

By: Ikime, Obaro

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Publishers: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003990

ISBN: 0435941402

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Near Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp xi, 232, b&w illustrations, appendices, index. Contains correspondence from Professor Hargreaves of Aberdeen University to James Currey of Heinemann Books. View more info

Langstene Nou and Syne: Poems, Sangs, Picturs Fae an Uplands Perrish.

By: Imray, William.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Langstene, 1991. 0951837400: 1991

Seller ID: 004818

ISBN: 0951837400

Condition: Near Fine


Large paperback in very good condition, scarce copy, pp74, with music scores and glossary. Published using straight copies of the author's handwritten notes, music and sketches. The author was Senior Lecturer in Classics at Aberdeen College of Education, and Organist-Choirmaster at the Scottish Episcopal Churches of St Balred's, North Berwick. Poems and songs. S8. View more info

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Langstene Nou and Syne: Poems, Sangs, Picturs Fae an Uplands Perrish.

By: Imray, William.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Langstene, 1991. 0951837400: 1991

Seller ID: 590

ISBN: 0951837400

Condition: Very Good


Large paperback in very good condition, scarce copy, pp74, with music scores and glossary. Published using straight copies of the author's handwritten notes, music and sketches. The author was Senior Lecturer in Classics at Aberdeen College of Education, and Organist-Choirmaster at the Scottish Episcopal Churches of St Balred's, North Berwick. Poems and songs. S8. View more info