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Image for Artistic and Picturesque Groups for the Embellishment of Landscape, in Series of Above One Thousand Subjects comprising the most Interesting Accessories to Ruraland Domestic Scenerey; Shipping and Craft; Rural Sports, Pastimes and Occupations; Naval, Military and Civil Employments; Implements of Trade, Commerce and Agriculture Etc. The Whole Forming an Encyclopaedia of Illustration of the Arts, Agriculture, Manufactures &c., of Great Britain. Microcosm.

Artistic and Picturesque Groups for the Embellishment of Landscape, in Series of Above One Thousand Subjects comprising the most Interesting Accessories to Ruraland Domestic Scenerey; Shipping and Craft; Rural Sports, Pastimes and Occupations; Naval, Military and Civil Employments; Implements of Trade, Commerce and Agriculture Etc. The Whole Forming an Encyclopaedia of Illustration of the Arts, Agriculture, Manufactures &c., of Great Britain. Microcosm.

By: Pyne, W.H.; Hill, J.

Price: £750.00

Publisher: R. Ackermann: 1817

Seller ID: 007474

Condition: Very Good


Large (35x30cm) half leather binding with marbled paper over boards, five raised bands to spine, gilt titles to spine, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, some light shelfwear, light foxing throughout but otherwise in Very Good condition. Dated 1817 on title page and spine however some plates dated 1823 and 1824, 77 tinted engraved plates including frontis. 77 Plates: Tanning Pl.1, Army Pl.1, No.1, Inland Navigation Pl.14, No.11, Mills Pl.1, Camp Scenes Pl.5, Gleaners Pl.6, No. 2, Iron Foundry Pl. 6, No. 2, Masonry Pl.7 No.2, Pl.49 No.13, Misc Pl.5, Pl.52, Mowers Pl.9, Pottery and Leather Dres... View more info

Image for Forty Years in Buchan and Banff 1951-1991: A Sequel to Forty Years in Kincardineshire.

Forty Years in Buchan and Banff 1951-1991: A Sequel to Forty Years in Kincardineshire.

By: Smith, Alexander.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Caledonian Books, 1991. 1853490016: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 97

ISBN: 1853490016

Condition: Fine


First edition paperback, Pp 309, with b&w photographs and glossary. Fine condition, with some shelfwear. Social history account of forty years in Buchan and Banff, written in Buchan and Kincardineshire Doric. S2. View more info

Image for The Gordon's Mill Farming Club: 1758-1764.

The Gordon's Mill Farming Club: 1758-1764.

By: Smith, J.H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oliver & Boyd, 1962.: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 659

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, Very Good condition, dust wrapper in Very Good condition with clear archival wrap; First edition, pp viii, 156, references. Few first hand accounts of the activities of 18th century farming clubs remain today and it is important that those which are still in existence should be made available to all interested in the history of British Agriculture.S6. View more info

Image for Fermfolk and Fisherfolk: Rural Life in Northern Scotland in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries.

Fermfolk and Fisherfolk: Rural Life in Northern Scotland in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries.

By: Smith, John S. & Stevenson, David.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press, 1989. 0080377335: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 111

ISBN: 0080377335

Condition: Fine


First edition paperback in Fine condition. Pp ix,101, with b&w photographs and illustrations, maps and tables. An account of the changes and developments in the housing of the rural communities of northern Scotland - in new crofts, planned villages and fishing settlements, mostly designed to house labourers, craftsmen, merchants and fishermen and thus aid economic development. S3. View more info

Africa and the West: Report of the 1955 Erkowit Study Camp.

By: University College of Khartoum.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: University College of Khartoum.: 1955

Seller ID: 005113

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in card covers. Very Scarce. Some shelf wear, otherwise in Very Good condition. Report of the 1955 Erkowit Study Camp. Including chapters on: the impact of the West on African Agriculture and workers' movements in Africa. Racial contact in Africa, Political and Administrative institutions and more. View more info

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Agriculture and Society in Seventeenth Century Scotland.

By: Whyte, Ian D.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: John Donald Publishers Ltd: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005916

ISBN: 0859760332

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in green cloth covered boards with gilt titles on spine, previous owners bookplate, in Fine condition, dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp ix, 301, charts and tables, appendices, bibliography, index. View more info