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Minutes and Proceedings of the Deeside District Council 1935- 36.

By: Deeside District Council (County of Aberdeen)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: W. & W. Lindsay.: 1936

Seller ID: 003797

Condition: Good+


Slight shelf wear. Large format in green boards with gilt lettering on spine. Some discoloration of front cover. Slight foxing of front and rear end papers. Rough top edges and top corners. With index, tables and appendices. Minutes and proceedings of the Deeside District Committee. (County of Aberdeen) Contents: Aboyne Special Drainage District, Aboyne Post Office, Agricultural Pests, Braemar Special Scavenging District, District Council Rates Estimates, Death of King ... View more info

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Minutes and Proceedings of the Deeside District Council 1929 - 30.

By: Deeside District Council (County of Aberdeen)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: W & W Lindsay.: 1930

Seller ID: 003755

Condition: Very Good


Slight shelf wear. Large format in green boards with gilt lettering on spine. With index, tables and appendices. Minutes and proceedings of the Deeside District Committee. (County of Aberdeen) Contents: Aboyne Scheme, Braemar Scheme, Lumphanan Scheme, Torphins Scheme, Right of Way Glentanar, Dinnet-Strathdon Road at Blelack Gates, Invercauls Hotel Stables, Slaughterhouse Licences, Estate of Learney and many more. View more info

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Minutes and Proceedings of the Deeside District Council 1918 - 19

By: Deeside District Council (County of Aberdeen)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: G. Cornwall & Sons: 1920

Seller ID: 003794

Condition: Good+


Slight shelf wear. Large format in green boards with gilt lettering on spine. Some discoloration of front cover. Slight foxing of front and rear end papers. Rough top edges and top corners. With index, tables and appendices. Minutes and proceedings of the Deeside District Committee. (County of Aberdeen) Contents: Braemar Isolation Hospital, Estimates 1919 - 1920, Repair of Dinnet Newkirk Road, Excessive wood traffic, General Road Management, Housing of the Working Class... View more info

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Minutes and Proceedings of the Deeside District Council 1940 - 41.

By: Deeside District Council (County of Aberdeen)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: G. Cornwall & Sons: 1942

Seller ID: 003756

Condition: Good+


Slight shelf wear. Large format in green boards with gilt lettering on spine. Top and corners of cover damaged. With index, tables and appendices. Minutes and proceedings of the Deeside District Committee. (County of Aberdeen) Contents: Deeside Churchyards and burial grounds, Learney Hall Topphins, Logie-Coldstone Special Water District, Mar Divisional Road Sub-Committee, Leakage at Curblelack, Haugh Farm Kincardine O'Neil, Tarland, and more. View more info

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Aberdeen's Hidden History: A Report on Excavations at Broad Street, 1973.

By: Dent, John.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museum, 1974.: 1974

Seller ID: 408

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated covers, in very good condition, name of previous owner and date written in pencil on front cover. Pp 26, with illustrated front end paper: plan of Aberdeen showing site of excavation area. With introduction, b&w photographs and illustrations and acknowledgements. A report of the excavation of seven properties which were due to be demolished to make room for an extension to the Town House in Broad Street in 1973. This report has additiona... View more info

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David Rorie: Poems and Prose.

By: Donaldson, William.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press, 1983. 0080303587: 1983

Seller ID: 1100

ISBN: 0080303587

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition, with frontispiece tribute to David Rorie, ppxix, 116, with an introduction by William Donaldson and foreword by James A D Michie. With glossary and index of first lines. Poems and prose in the Doric. S17. View more info

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The True Nobility: Sketches of the Life and Character of Lord Haddo, Fifth Earl of Aberdeen and of his son The Hon. J. H. H. Gordon.

By: Duff, Alexander.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: The Religious Tract Society: 1868

Seller ID: 005286

Condition: Good


Small hardback in blue cloth covered boards with gilt emblem, faded and worn spine, boards with numerous marks and wear on edges but otherwise in Good condition. With frontispiece picture of Haddo House, with pp166. Sketches of the Life and Character of Lord Haddo, Fifth Earl of Aberdeen and of his son The Hon. J. H. H. Gordon. View more info

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Town, Gown and Gun.

By: Duffus, JB.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: James B Duffus, 2012. 9780957190009: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 861

ISBN: 095719000X

Condition: New


Paperback, Mint condition. First edition, pp 437, b&w illustrations. A Centennial history of Aberdeen Universities Officer Training Corps 1912-2012. S11. View more info

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Tenements and Sentiments: Aberdeen My City.

By: Duncan, Davie.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oliver McPherson, 1987. 0951224301: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 267

ISBN: 0951224301

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition, with some shelf wear. Scarce title, pp 94. B&w photographs and illustrations. Text plus wonderful photographs and sketches. The text was illustrated by the author's grand-daughter, Jacqueline using family snapshots as inspiration. A story of tenement life in Aberdeen. S3. View more info

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Tales From the Dark Continent: Images of British colonial Africa in the twentieth century

By: Edited by Charles Allen; Introduction by Anthony Kirk-Greene

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Andre Deutsch - British Broadcasting Corporation: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004144

ISBN: 0563177543

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with Very Good dustwrapper enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp xvii, 166, b&w illustrations, glossary. Includes a typewritten review by Professor John Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, General Editor of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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The Royal Aberdeen Golfers: 225 Years on the Links.

By: Edward, Ian.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Grant Books: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004929

ISBN: 0907186610

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, with dust cover, also in Fine condition. First edition, Limited edition No 578 0f 1000. SCARCE COPY. With b&w illustrations, with appendices and index. View more info

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The Gordonian Magazine of the past and present pupils of Robert Gordon's College. 1974

By: Edward, Ian.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Gordonian Association: 1974

Seller ID: 005953

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in card covers, in Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations and advertising pages. pp176 The Gordonian Magazine of the past and present pupils of Robert Gordon's College. View more info

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The Robert Gordon University - a History.

By: Ellington, Henry.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Robert Gordon University: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005083

ISBN: 1901085724

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, with dust wrapper, also in Very Good condition. SIGNED COPY, with dedication. First edition, pp312. View more info

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Stories Frae Aberdeen

By: Esslemont, Peter

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Peter Esslemont: 0

Seller ID: 003290

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated covers. Continuous pagination: Book IV, (pages 97-132) With b&w illustrations. S2. View more info

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A Tale of Two Burghs: the Archeology of Old and New Aberdeen.

By: Evans, D. H., Murray, J. C.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums, 1987. 0900017201: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 581

ISBN: 0900017201

Condition: Very Good


Large paperback in very good condition. First edition, pp 52, with colour and b&w illustrations. Brief history of the city of Aberdeen with reference to archaeological findings in the city in both its Old and New parts built around St Machar's cathedral and the port respectively. Gives insights into life in the medieval town and afterwards. S8. View more info

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Granny's Button Box: Poems and Memories.

By: Everill, Joyce.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Aberdeen District Council: 1989

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003607

Condition: Very Good


Signed Copy, SCARCE TITLE. Poetry and memories. S31. View more info

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Constitutional Developments in Nigeria.

By: Ezera, Kalu.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004295

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, shelfworn dustwrapper, internally repaired and enclose in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp xv, 274, maps in text and fold out to rear, bibliography, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, with signature in ink on ffep, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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Ghana: A Historical Interpretation.

By: Fage, J. D.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press.: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004106

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, slightly shelfworn dustwrapper in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 122, notes, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, with signature in ink on ffep, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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The Earl of Aberdeen's Railway: The Great North Branch that Never Was.

By: Fasken, David.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Great North of Scotland Railway Association: 2018

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006383

ISBN: 0902343319

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New. First edition, pp 54, colour and b&w illustrations, bibliography. Many Railways were promoted in the nineteenth century to serve rural areas but not all were actually built. Aberdeenshire was a rich rural area which needed better transport but the scattered nature of the population made it difficult to serve the whole area. View more info

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Turra Coo.

By: Fenton, Alexander.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press.: 1989

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006941

Condition: Near Fine


Softback in Near Fine condition, with pp84, with b&w illustrations. With previous owner's label. With b&w illustrations. The Turra Coo (Doric for "the Turriff Cow") was a white Ayrshire-Shorthorn cross dairy cow which lived near the Aberdeenshire town of Turriff in north-east Scotland, in the early twentieth century. The cow became famous following a dispute between her owner, supported by local people, against the government over taxes and compulsory national ... View more info