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Image for Brechin City Football Club Programme Pre-season Friendly v. Aberdeen Saturday 13th July 2002.

Brechin City Football Club Programme Pre-season Friendly v. Aberdeen Saturday 13th July 2002.

By: Brechin City Football Club.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Brechin City Football Club, 2002.: 0

Seller ID: 2443

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet in illustrated covers. Some shelf wear, but otherwise in good condition. Pp15, with colour photographs and illustrations, advertising. Football programme. Official matchday magazine. View more info

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People and Places in Newmachar, Past and Present.

By: Bridges, Roy.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Parish of Newmachar Community Council, 2001. 0954070100: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1040

ISBN: 0954070100

Condition: Very Good


Paperback with very slight shelfwear, otherwise in Near Fine condition. First editio, pp xvi, 224, with b&w illustrations, preface by Robert Loughridge, appendix and list of sources. With map of the Parish of Newmachar. This book is the first history of the area, with testimonies from present and former residents. S16. View more info

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The City and its Worlds: Aspects of Aberdeen's History since 1794.

By: Brotherstone, Terry & Withrington, Donald.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Cruithne Press 1996. 1873448120: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 53

ISBN: 1873448120

Condition: Fine


First edition paperback in fine condition with just slight shelfwear. Pp 244, b&w illustrations and photos. Thirteen studies explore different aspects of the physical, socio-political and cultural expansion- and explosion- which characterised city development in the nineteenth century. Edited by Brotherstone, Terry & Withrington, Donald. S2. View more info

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The Land Out There: A Scottish Land Anthology.

By: Bruce, George and Rennie, Frank.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press, 1991. 0080409075: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 468

ISBN: 0080409075

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. First edition, pp xvi, 342. with colour photographs, list of illustrations, list of colour plates, preface, acknowledgements, prologue, epilogue, glossary and index of authors and sources. An anthology that ranges from the discriptive geology of the Scotland of Hugh Miller and Archibald Geikie, through childhood experiences (including Kesson, Muir, Derwent, MacDiarmid, Burns, Gunn and Crichton Smith), and the travellers Sandy Stewart and Betsy White, to the main issues, the character of the people of the land of Scotland, the yield of the land, the changes, an... View more info

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Aberdeens Around the World: Recollections of a Global Journey.

By: Bull, Frederick.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Scottish Cultural Press: 2004

Edition: 2nd Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006874

ISBN: 184017045X

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. With many colour and b&w illustrations. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First edition, with pp176. The Scots have been adventurers for centuries, travelling to all corners of the world. Scottish place-names can be found on every continent and ‘Aberdeen’ appears on maps from the coasts and prairies of Canada and America, to ancient China and Australia. From Aberdeen in north-east Scotland, this book takes you on a surprising journey to discover the stories of these other townships. Frederick Bull actually travelled 95,438 miles to visit no less that 30 Aberdeens. ... View more info

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Aberdeen Three Hundred Years Ago.

By: Bulloch, John.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: D. Wyllie & Son, 1884.: 1884

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2406

Condition: Fair


Card cover with paper wraps, significant loss to spine and corners, binding exposed but still intact, some pages have staining from damp or a spill but text uneffected. First edition? pp 60, fold out map of Aberdeen, bibliography. A look at 17th century Aberdeen. S13. View more info

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The Pynours: Historical notes on an Ancient Aberdeen Craft.

By: Bulloch, John.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: J&J.P. Edmond & Spark, 1887.: 1887

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 880

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in original green covers, with gilt lettering on spine. Handmade paper. Some foxing on front and rear endpapers, and some slight foxing in the text. Previous owner's name on end paper. No dustwrapper.First edition, Limited edition of 100 copies. Frontispiece illustration of the tablet of the association of porters in the square tower Tolbooth Wynd Leith. With tissue guard. Pp 88.Historical notes on an ancient Aberdeen craft. S13. View more info

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Old Landmarks of Aberdeen.

By: Burr, G. Gordon.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: D. Wyllie & Son.: 1886

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003256

Condition: Very Good


Cloth covered boards with bevelled edges and gilt titles, small marks on covers, worn and frayed corners and splitting to top and bottom of spine but otherwise solid and in Very Good condition. First edition, b&w illustrations. A series of twenty-eight sketches of old buildings in Aberdeen. Counter Shelf. View more info

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Memoirs of Baron de Marbot.

By: Butler, ArthurJohn. (translator)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press: 1893

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 004948

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in red cloth, with some slight foxing on certain pages, otherwise in Very Good condition. No dustcover. Ppviii, 696. With rough cut pages. With illustration of Lt-General de Marbot in 1840. Spine worn and a bit loose. Edge wear to spine. Previous owner's name on flysheet. Fourth edition, slightly abridged. With translator's preface. View more info

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Plant & Roots: A Social History of Ballater before the Beatles and Dr. Beeching.

By: Cameron, Ian.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Pica Design, 2008. 9780956112606: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 5

ISBN: 0956112609

Condition: New


Paperback in Mint condition; pages 160; B&W illustrations.Describes the author's childhood during the years of WWII and growing up in the typical highland village of Ballater until his call up in the 1960's. Includes sections on the forestry work done in the area by the Newfounland lumberjacks during the war. S5 View more info

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Harnessing the Wind: Captain Thomas Mitchell of the Aberdeen White Star Line

By: Carnegie, Hazel

Price: £12.00

Publisher: University of Aberdeen Centre for Scottish Studies: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003950

ISBN: 0906265037

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 68, b&w illustrations. View more info

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Aberdeen and the Enlightenment.

By: Carter, Jennifer J. & Pittock, John H.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press, 1987. 0080345247: 1987

Seller ID: 2035

ISBN: 0080345247

Condition: Fine


Paperback in Fine condition. First edition, ppx, 438. With b&w illustrations and index. Proceedings of a conference held at the University of Aberdeen. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS MAY BE REQUIRED. S8. View more info

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Letters to the Aberdeen and Buchan Churchman

By: Chilles, Kenneth E.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Vantage Pr: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003916

ISBN: 0533105730

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp v, 56 View more info

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The Railways of Scotland Volume 10: Glasgow (Part 2).

By: Cinerail.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Cinerail, 2004.: 0

Seller ID: 1833

Condition: New


(New DVD) The second video to feature Glasgow commences at Gourock. Recorded in 1966, the last year of steam, the film traces the entire route to Glasgow Central. Paisley (Canal) and the branch to Kilmacolm on the last day of operation are viewed. North of the River Clyde, the lower West Highland line is covered, with a journey on the C15 'push and pull' service from Arrochar to Garelochhead in 1959. Continuing to Craigendorran Jct. the Blue Trains appear and Glasgows' streets still host trolley buses and trams! In addition, there is a rare view of ex NBR CL. J88 No. 68332 shunting at Maryhill... View more info

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Railways of Scotland Volume 4: Aberdeen & the Grampians.

By: Cinerail.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Cinerail, 2004.: 0

Seller ID: 1827

Condition: New


(New DVD) The Granite City' - Aberdeen, was the focus of several branch lines, plus routes from Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness. North of Aberdeen, a branch led to Fraserburgh and nearby Peterhead, the Peterhead line diverging at Maud Jct. West of Fraserburgh lies Banff, whose branch line connected at Tillynaught Jct. Superb film captured Banff's daily steam hauled 'local' and the last passenger train in 1964. A railtour in 1963 from Elgin to Forres via Craigellachie, Grantown-on-Spey and Dava provides views of the network of lines that once served this area. Of routes from Aberdeen, the Dees... View more info

The Railways of Scotland Volume 7: Perth to Kinnaber JCT.

By: Cinerail.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Cinerail, 2004.: 0

Seller ID: 1830

Condition: New


(New DVD) Perth was a fascinating centre in the days of steam, where ex-LNER and LMS locos rubbed shoulders in the engine depot. Scenes of the shed yard and main line show a wide variety of loco types including A4s and a superb colour film of a streamlined LMS 'Duchess' in 1937. Eastwards lay Dundee and the East Coast route to Aberdeen, but in this programme the main line to Aberdeen was still via Coupar Angus and Forfar. Kinnaber Jct signalbox, made famous in the 1890s'Race to the North', guarded the meeting of the routes to Aberdeen from Forfar and Dundee. Montrose, south of Kinnaber had bra... View more info

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The Railways of Scotland Volume 11: Edinburgh to Aberdeen.

By: Cinerail.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Cinerail, 2004.: 0

Seller ID: 1834

Condition: New


(New DVD) Scenes at Edinburgh Waverley and Haymarket, the Costorphine branch plus superb aerial views of the Bridge are a prelude to reaching Fife. Inverkeithing, Kirkcaldy (and harbour branch) are shown before reaching Thornton Jct. Film of Leuchars Jct and St. Andrews is followed by scenes at Dundee between 1931 and 1981. Next, the programme heads north to Arbroath, Montrose and Kinnaber Jct. plus views at nearby Bridge of Dun. At Aberdeen, the depots of Ferryhill and Kittybrewster are seen plus Inverurie loco works. Views of the electricity work's battery-powered shunter is followed by a jo... View more info

The Railways of Scotland Volume 8: Dundee & The Tay Bridge.

By: Cinerail.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Cinerail, 2004.: 0

Seller ID: 1831

Condition: New


(New DVD) Dundee forms a major junction where routes from Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow, converge. Dundee was host to both the North British and Caledonian Railways. Their legacy was a range of secondary lines centered on Dundee, all of which have closed. From Tay Bridge Station the Firth of Tay is crossed to Wormit, Newport-on-Tay and Tayport. North of Dundee the routes to Liff, Lochee, Maryfield, Kirkbuddo and Kingsmuir are featured. Contemporary film showing diesel traction , tram scenes, the Tay ferries - plus Dundee's last working horse 'Paddy' - combine with rare film of Dundee life an... View more info

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Aberdeen in Old Picture Postcards.

By: Clark, Janey & Clark, John.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Europese Bibliotheek B.V., Uitgeverij Boekhandel Antiquariaat: 1989

Seller ID: 006897

ISBN: 9028848525

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Very Good condition. No dustwrapper, as issued. With previous owner's label. Old photographs of Old Aberdeen. View more info

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Workers' Co-Operatives: A Handbook.

By: Cockerton, Peter

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Aberdeen People's Press: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005712

ISBN: 090607407x

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in red cloth with gilt titles on spine in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear, internally repaired and now enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp 123, appendices, notes. View more info