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Image for The Book of the Braemar Gathering,1977.

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

The Cairngorms, Deeside and Angus Glens.

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Scottish Youth Hostels Association.: 1961

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 003996

Condition: Very Good


Small stapled booklet with illustrated paper covers, some light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Second edition, pp 59, b&w illustrations. View more info

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Cairngorm Railway Print

By: 11x14 Print

Price: £7.99

Seller ID: 200001


11x14 Vintage Railway Print of the Cairngorms, Scotland. *Print of a vintage poster. BR (ScR) Poster. Artwork by T Train View more info

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The Living Cairngorms: A Photo Essay Inspired by Nan Shepherd's Books 'The Living Mountain'

By: Addy, Anke

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100035

ISBN: 1999988213

Condition: New


Oblong hardcover, New. First edition, pp 144, colour illustrations throughout. A Photo Essay by Anke Addy Inspired by Nan Shepherd's Books 'The Living Mountain' View more info

Image for Thr Cairngorm Mountains as Seen from Aviemore Railway Station.

Thr Cairngorm Mountains as Seen from Aviemore Railway Station.

By: Cash, C.G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: John Richardson: 0

Seller ID: 006524

Condition: Very Good


A six panel folding panorama illustration of the peaks of the Cairngorms from the Railway station at Aviemore. 50x15cm View more info

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A Bobby on Ben Macdhui: Life and death on the Braes o' Mar.

By: Duff, John.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Leopard Magazine Publishing, 2008. 9780953453436: 2008

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 8

ISBN: 095345343X

Condition: New


Paperback in New condition; pages xv, 160. New and extended version of the original 2001 edition. Double page map and many B&W illustrations. Highlights the policing and mountain rescue aspects of being a bobby in the Cairngorm highlands. View more info

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Cairngorm Stones: The Natural and Cultural History of Cairngorm Gemstones.

By: Dunlop, Basil M. S.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Grantown Museum & Heritage Trust.: 0

Seller ID: 613

Condition: New


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated covers. New, with colour photographs, pp36, map of Cairngorms National Park on inside cover. With references, designations of the core mountain areas National Park. S7. View more info

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The Charm of the Hills.

By: Gordon, Seton.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Cassell & Co. Ltd.: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005591

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original brown cloth covered boards, gilt titles to front board and spine, gilt and blue design to front board and spine, some minor wear to edges, corners and hinges, some browning to verso of half title page presumably from an old newspaper cutting, some light foxing throughout but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xiv, 248, b&w plates throughout, index. The second of Seton Gordon's books, written in Aboyne, Aberdeenshire. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Commemorating the County of Banff.

By: Gordon-Duff, Colonel T. R.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Banff County Council, 1975.: 1975

Seller ID: 485

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, in very good condition. Pp64, with introduction by James McNaught, M.A., former director of Education for Banffshire. With bibliography, and b&w illustrations. This publication describes the county from its northern shore to its southern peaks in the Cairngorms, with its basic industries of fishing, farming, forestry and distilling. S8. View more info

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Mountains and Rivers: Dee Valley Poems from Source to Sea.

By: Lawrie, Brian.

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Malfranteaux Concepts: 2015

Seller ID: 003787

Condition: New


Mountains and Rivers: Dee Valley Poems from Source to Sea. Dedicated to all those who defend the wild places of the earth. View more info

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Mammal Atlas of North-East Scotland and The Cairngorms

By: Littlewood, Nick; Chapman, Paul; Francis, Ian; Roberts, Glen; Robinson, Annie; Sideris, Konstantinos

Price: £15.00

Publisher: NESBReC: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100021

ISBN: 1526206692

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New Book. First edition, pp 183, colour illustrations and maps, references, annex, index. The Mammal Atlas of North-East Scotland and the Cairngorms is a new publication published by NESBReC in Spring 2017. It is a fully-illustrated atlas that maps the 43 mammals that have been recorded in Aberdeenshire, Aberdeen City, Moray and the Cairngorms National Park using 77,592 records from 1,472 observers from all over the area and beyond. The total area covered is 11,629 km2, which is around 15% of Scotland’s land area. It tells some fascinating stories of the many ... View more info

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Lochnagar.

By: McConnochie, Alex & Wayte, Bryn.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Deeside Books 2014. 9781907813009: 2014

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 005921

ISBN: 1907813004

Condition: New


New cloth-covered paperback book in mint condition. Pages v, 189, plus the advertisments. A replica of the 1891 first (and only) edition with all of the original illustrations and the map. There is a new introduction with a brief biography of McConnochie and also recommendations on which of the current Ordnance Survey maps are best suited to the area. McConnochie highlights the book with many tales and legends of both Lochnagar and the surrounding glens as well as describing the many ways of reaching the summit itself. Other anecdotes relate to illicit whisky distillation and smuggling as w... View more info

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Ben Muich Dhui (Ben MacDhui, Mac Dhui) & His Neighbours: A Guide to the Cairngorm Mountains.

By: McConnochie, Alex Inkson & Wayte, Bryn.

Price: £12.99

Publisher: Deeside Books, 2013. 9781907813061: 2013

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 1290

ISBN: 1907813063

Condition: New


New cloth-covered paperback book in mint condition. New edition published by Deeside Books, pp 12, xii, 84, map to rear, index. Ben Muich Dhui and his Neighbours is one of the earliest and scarcest of Alex Inkson McConnochie's publications and its printing in 1885 makes it a forerunner of the guide books used by today's hillwalkers. This book outlines the different routes across the Cairngorms along with the best ways of obtaining access, as well as the author providing vivid descriptions of the local scenery. The sport of hillwalking was still in its infancy in the latter part of the 19th cen... View more info

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Strathspey.

By: McConnochie, Alex. Inkson & Wayte, Bryn.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Deeside Books, 2013. 9781907813054: 2013

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 831

ISBN: 1907813055

Condition: New


New paperback with card covers that have a cloth veneer in order to retain the original character of the book as much as possible. In mint condition. Republished from the original edition of 1902, with a new introduction by Bryn Wayte of Deeside Books. Pp 181, with original full page illustrations and five maps, advertising and index. Number five in the North East Classics Series. Originally published in 1902, this scarce title by Alex Inkson McConnochie has been reproduced in its original form, including copies of all of the original illustrations and maps. It is the fifth volume in the Nor... View more info

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The Dee from the Far Cairngorms: Folklore and History from the Glens of Royal Deeside.

By: Murray, Ian.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Lochnagar Publications, 1999. 0953748006: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004150

ISBN: 0953748006

Condition: New


Hardback in Fine condition with Near Fine dustwrapper with slight edgewear; first edition, pages vi, 145 and two fold-out maps in pocket at rear; numerous B&W and colour illustrations. This title is now out of print. History and folklore from the source of the Dee and its tributary rivers and glens. S36. View more info

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The Dee from the Far Cairngorms: Folklore and History from the Glens of Royal Deeside.

By: Murray, Ian.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Lochnagar Publications, 1999. 0953748006: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 28

ISBN: 0953748006

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Fine condition with Near Fine dustwrapper with slight edgewear; first edition, pages vi, 145 and two fold-out maps in pocket at rear; numerous B&W and colour illustrations. This title is now out of print. History and folklore from the source of the Dee and its tributary rivers and glens. S36. View more info

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Old Deeside Ways: Folklore and History from the Glens of Royal Deeside and Beyond.

By: Murray, Ian.

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Lochnagar Publications: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 100001

ISBN: 0953748014

Condition: New


Hardback, new, with dust wrapper. Signed by the author. With references and bibliography, maps, b&w and colour illustrations. Description by the author: The ways through the hills and glens are many as are the old ways of life. The title of this book can be taken to mean both but mainly ways of life. There would not have been roads and paths through the hills and glens if there were not reasons behind people’s movements. The more subtle connections are among folk, their families and their occupations. Although this is a Deeside book, it connects through the people and their folklore f... View more info

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The Cairngorms and their Folk: Folklore and History from the Glens of Royal Deeside and Beyond.

By: Murray, Ian.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: Lochnagar Publications, 2010. 9781873891988: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 26

ISBN: 1873891989

Condition: New


Hardback in Mint condition with Mint dustwrapper; pages vi, 154 with numerous B&W and colour illustrations; signed copy. Ian Murray has explored the glens which reach out from Ballater, Braemar and Aviemore and has recorded the voices of many of the older folk to present a history of the Cairngorms in their own words by their own firesides - represents the authentic voice of the Cairngorms. Shop shelf. View more info

Image for The Dee from the Far Cairngorms: Folklore and History from the Glens of Royal Deeside.

The Dee from the Far Cairngorms: Folklore and History from the Glens of Royal Deeside.

By: Murray, Ian.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Lochnagar Publishing, 2010. 0953748006: 2010

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 27

ISBN: 0953748006

Condition: New


Paperback in Mint condition. Large format; pages vi, 145 with numerous B&W and colour illustrations; signed copy. History and folklore from the source of the Dee and its tributary streams and glens. Shop Shelf. View more info

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Crystal Mountains: Minerals of the Cairngorms

By: Roy E. Starkey

Price: £25.00

Publisher: British Mineralogy Publications: 2014

Seller ID: 100000

ISBN: 0993018211


New Book. First edition, pp 178, colour illustrations, references, index. Crystal Mountains: Minerals of the Cairngorms tells the story of the early crystal hunters who roamed the mountains and glens of the Cairngorms during the 18th and 19th centuries in search of Scotland's famous gem – the smoky quartz or cairngorm. The book provides a comprehensive history of this arduous and uncertain quest, and explains the geological background to the occurrence of the gem minerals. Lavishly illustrated with photographs of the wild and rugged scenery of the Cairngorms National Park, the text invi... View more info