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The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1987.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1987.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 561

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in very good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp148, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. With insert ed programme and prize list. Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1986, Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, by Peter Downing, on the 50th anniversary of Her Majesty's Coronation, Victoria at Balmoral, Mount Keen, by Gillian Zealand; Ayo Gurkhali, by Major John Grimes, Highland Dancing- what the judges look for, by... View more info

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The Book of the Braemar Gathering,1977.

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Herald Press.: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005222

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 220, xxlv, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. In very good condition. (The usual ragged edges are due to the oversized paper wraps) Articles include: 25 Years on Deeside, The Silver Jubilee Gift, The Gardens at Balmoral by Elizabeth Adair, Her Majesty's Bodyguard in Scotland, Historic Deeside Beauty Spot: Burn O'Vat, The Queen in her Scottish Kingdom, Legends of the... View more info

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The Book of the Braemar Gathering 1974.

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1974.: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 555

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in very good condition.Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 260, xxxii , including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. (The usual ragged edges are due to the oversized paper wraps) Date written on spine in pencil. Articles include: When Atholl came to Mar: the Gathering of 1973, Lady-in-waiting at Balmoral and Abergeldie, Royal Smiddy, The people of Piperhole, the McHardy's: A notable Braemar family and many more. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF T... View more info

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The Book of the Braemar Gathering and Scottish Annual, 1990.

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1990.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 567

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in very good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 110, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1989; The History of Strawberry Bank, by Elizabeth Adair; HM Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother's 90th birthday; David Kennedy- Scotland's 'sweetest singer'; What to see at the Gathering; Balmoral's architect; the Royal Victorian Order; James Giles; the ballads of Deeside; and many more. View more info

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The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1988.

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: The Herald Press.: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005224

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in very good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp102, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1987, Victoria's Other Paradise, Balmoral Memories, The Browns of Crathie, The Tolland Mannie and more. View more info

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The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1981.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1981.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 550

Condition: Very Good


Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 184, xvi, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. (The usual ragged edges are due to the oversized paper wraps)Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1980, Royal Treasures at Balmoral, Braemar and rouns about, Man of Mar: Bob Scott, the Black Officer, Ospreys on view, Highland Games the World over, Running: the story of a historic games event, The Laird and the Auld Alliance. View more info

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The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1963.

By: N/A

Price: £18.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1963.:

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 556

Condition: Very Good


Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 294, lxiv, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. In very good condition. (The usual ragged edges are due to the oversized paper wraps) Date written on spine in ink. Articles include: Royal Braemar and its Gathering, The Bonnie Hoose o'Airlie,Filming at Balmoral by Anna Neagle, The Ballads of Deeside by Alexander Keith, Dear Paradise in Paint by Alexander Keith, Athletics at the Braemar Gathering, Royal... View more info

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The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1975.

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1975.:

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 560

Condition: Very Good


Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; ppxiv, 226, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. In very good condition. (The usual ragged edges are due to the oversized paper wraps) Date written on spine in ink. Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1974, Guided to the Dee, by Alistair Steven; Albert, Prince Consort, by Derek Peel; A Boyhood by the Dee, by Alexander McHardy; Glen Tilt: a picture journey, by Reg Fawcett; A Scottish 'heavy' at the... View more info

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The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1982.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1982.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 551

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 178, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. Articles include: The Gathering of 1981, Wildlife on Deeside, What is your Tartan, a list of Scottish Clans, Highland Dancing at Braemar, How the Games Park was named and more. View more info

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The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1986.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1986.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 563

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 160, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. With insert of programme and Prize List Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1985; HM The Queen: Birthday Tribute; Callater: My loch of memory, by Donald Lamont Coutts; Birds of Upper Deeside, by Valerie Thom; Railway Line Garden, by E. Adair; The White Heather Club, by Charlie Mill; Kindrochit Castle, and many more. View more info

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The Book of the Braemar Gathering and Scottish Annual, 2001.

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Arbroath Herald, 2002.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005220

Condition: Very Good


Softback in Very Good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 80, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. In very good condition. Articles include: It Takes More than a Little Rain to Dampen the Spirit of the Games, Results and Pictures of the 2000 Games, New President Follows in Family Footsteps, The Braemar Gold medal and Donald Bain Memorial Quaich, Canadian Massed bands top the Bill at Braemar, Bob Scott o' the Derry, Bluebirds on... View more info

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The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1984.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1984.:

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 564

Condition: Very Good


Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 168, viii, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. In very good condition. Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1983; John Brown, by Michael Dey; Ayo Gurkhali: a welcome to our visitors, by Major John Grimes; Gardens by the Dee, by E. Adair, The Highland Fling, by Charlie Mill; The Cave of Raitts, by Affleck Gray; Clochnaben, by Gillian Zealand; Scots in Canada, by Douglas B. Lowe, and many more. View more info

The Book of the Braemar Gathering,1968.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1968.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 558

Condition: Very Good


Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 276, lvi including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. In very good condition. (The usual ragged edges are due to the oversized paper wraps). Articles include: The 150th Anniversary Braemar Gathering; Mountain Guides of Upper Deeside, by Colin Gibson; Scotland Down Under, by Derek Peel; A Garden on Deeside, by Elizabeth Adair; Balmoral's Neighbours: a Poem, by George M. Leys; Mountain Safety, by B.H. Humble; 'T... View more info

Them That Live the Longest: More from the North-East Farm.

By: Allan, Charlie.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2010. 9781841588902: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1310

ISBN: 1841588903

Condition: As New


Hardback with dustwrapper, in MINT condition. First edition, with pp272, b&w illustrations, postscript and index. In this, the sequel to the successful The Truth Tells Twice, Charlie Allan continues the story of his family farm and surrounding community in the North-east of Scotland, as the running of the farm comes under his guidance. Filled with the same warmth and humour as its prequel, Them that Live the Longest explores the changing face of farming in the latter half of the 20th century, as well as examining the varied life of Charlie Allan himself - from teaching economics in economics i... View more info

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North-East Lowlands of Scotland.

By: Allan, John R.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Yeadon's 2009. 9781841588308: 2009

Edition: Modern Reprint

Seller ID: 1309

ISBN: 184158830X

Condition: As New


Hardback with dustwrapper, in MINT condition. Originally published in 1952 by Robert Hale. With pp263, b&w illustrations, map and index. This edition includes an introduction by John R. Allan's son, Charlie Allan, well known in the North-east and beyond as a farmer, writer and ballad singer.This is the classic introduction to the North-east, from the North Esk to John o' Groats, written with the passion and understanding of a man born and bred there. John R. Allan's informative yet intimate account of the area paints a vibrant picture of this fascinating part of Scotland. Fishing and farming... View more info

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Charters Relating to the Burgh of Aberdeen.

By: Anderson, Peter John.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press, 1890.: 0

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 654

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition. Green cloth covers. SCARCE COPY, FIRST EDITION. Number 320 of 500 copies printed. With frontispiece illustration of King William the Lion's Charter to the Burgesses of Aberdeen. With fold-out map of Aberdeen at the rear. Ppxxxv, 466. S7. Charters Relating to the Burgh of Aberdeen. S11. 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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John Fyfe: One Hundred and Fifty Years, 1846-1996.

By: Ango, A. C & Downie, Duncan A.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Time Pieces Publications: 1996

Seller ID: 005530

ISBN: 1899966013

Condition: Fine


Softback, 21 x 21 ", in Fine condition. With b&w illustrations, With foreword of John M Hume, Managing director. Frontispiece portrait of John Fyfe, by John Singer Sargent from the City of Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums Collection. The story of John Fyfe and the quarrying industry. View more info

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Tapestry of Tillypronie.

By: Astor, Gavin.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Self Published, 1971.: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004475

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in original red cloth with gilt title, some slight shelf wear otherwise FINE. VERY SCARCE COPY. Previous owner's small address label on front pastedown. Slight edge rubbed dustwrapper with some small closed tears repaired internally otherwise complete and VERY GOOD. Double sided addendum loosely inserted. In a clear archival wrapper. First edition, pp 101, b&w illustrations, glossary and bibliography. A look at the history, traditions and people of the Tillypronie area. View more info

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Royal and Ancient Banff.

By: Banff Preservation Society.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Banff Preservation Society, 1998.: 1998

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 482

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, in very good condition. Fourth edition, with pp 27, with colour and b&w photographs, with map of Banff Bay and key. This booklet, written by the Banff Preservation Society contains a history of Banff, indicating the wealth of fine 18th century architecture which makes the ancient town of Banff unique in the north of Scotland. S5. View more info

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Records of the Meeting of the Exercise of Alford.

By: Bell, Reverend Thomas.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: New Spalding Club, 1897.: 0

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 341

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, with some uncut pages, some slight shelfwear. Original olive green cloth cover. Gilt title to spine and gilt motif to front cover. Only 525 copies printed, Number 370. Edited by the Rev. Thomas Bell, Minister of Keig and Clerk to the Presbytery of Alford and to the Synod of Aberdeen. With pp 437 introduction, records of the meeting of the exercise of Alford, notes and index. S5. 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