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Lost Badenoch and Strathspey

By: Bishop, Bruce B.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2011

Seller ID: 003342

ISBN: 1841589632

Condition: As New


With b&w illustrations.Badenoch and Strathspey is a land of many contrasts, and in modern times a land of many uses. Not always has it been the playground of winter sports enthusiasts and a mecca for tourists - for centuries the mountains which protected the province of Moray to the north and the Highland glens to the west were an obstacle to travel and a haven for cattle thieves and reivers. In this fascinating book, illustrated with over 100 period photographs, Bruce B. Bishop explores the changing face of the area over millennia, from the Ice Age, Pictish and Celtic times through the coming... View more info

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Christianity, Islam and the Negro Race.

By: Blyden, Edward.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press.: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Editor

Seller ID: 004559

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original black cloth covered boards, some light shelfwear but otherwise Near Fine, original glassine dustwrapper with synopsis on front cover, some wear and one larch chip missing to rear. First edition, Inscribed by editor on title page to Professor John Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, pp xviii, 407, b&w frontis portrait of author, index, page of hand written notes inserted loosley to rear, View more info

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Newhills: The Annals of the Parish.

By: Cruickshank, James.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Henry Munro, 1934.: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1238

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in Very Good condition, no dust jacket. First edition, pp 68, b&w plates and a fold out map to rear, index. The history of a Parish in Aberdeen. S20. View more info

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The Light of Asia and The Light of the World: A comparison of the legend, the doctrine, & the ethics of the Buddha with the story, the doctrine, & the ethics of Christ

By: Kellogg, S.H.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: MacMillan & Co, 1885.: 1885

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2014

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with original blue boards with rough cut pages, Very Good condition. First edition, pp xviii,390, index. A comparison of Christianity and Buddhism. SCARCE. Counter Shelf. View more info

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A Sketchbook History of Aberdeen.

By: Lavery, C.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Self-published: 2007

Seller ID: 006258

Condition: Very Good


Spiral bound book with illustrated card covers. Size: 21cm x 30cm. First edition. With b&w illustrations, pp60. Beautifully illustrated history of Aberdeen. With chapters on the painted people, Pictish Sculpted stones, the Northmen, Early Christianity, The Growth of the Town in the Middle Ages, Monks and Monasteries, St.Machar's Cathedral, King's College, Civil War, the 1715 Uprising and much more... View more info

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Ancient Church Dedications in Scotland.

By: Mackinlay, James Murray.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: David Douglas.: 1910

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005335

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes in hardback in dark blue cloth with gilt titles on spine and gilt illustration of front cover. First edition. Some shelf wear and bumping otherwise in Very Good condition. Volume 1: With colour map of Scotland and the state of church in the reign of David I, Chapters include: The Holy Trinity, St Mary the Virgin, The Apostles, The Evangelists, The Martyrs, The Holy Rood, Turgot, St Peter at Rome, St Mark at Venice, Killean, Kintyre, St Gabriel and the Annunciation, The Cross. Bibliography pp 419 and index. Volume two: Chapters include: Celtic and Roman Church, Irish Saints, Cymri... View more info

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Sacred North.

By: Musther, Fr. John.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Culture & Democracy Press: 2018

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 007256

Condition: Near Fine


Large hardback 23 x 25cm in Fine condition, with dustwrapper, also in Fine condition. First edition, SIGNED COPY With pp 304, colour illustrations. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. Whether you share Fr John's passion, and regard the saints as 'friends'; have a thirst for history, ancient places and the lifestyle of our ancestors; and/or are intrigued by the majesty of the environment at its wildest and most beautiful, you will doubtless enjoy Sacred North and its selection of the nearly 250 sites ... View more info

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Celtic Saints of Ireland.

By: Rees, Elizabeth.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The History Press, 2013.: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2727

Condition: New


Paperback in Mint condition. First edition, pp190, with colour and b&w illustrations. With notes and index. Many books about Celtic saints are based on their legendary medieval lives. This book, however, is based upon our earliest surviving information: an examination of the sites where these early Christians lived and worked. Archaeology, combined with the study of place names, inscribed stones and early texts, offers us important clues which help us to piece together something of the fascinating world of early Irish Christianity. Elizabeth Rees, an acknowledged authority on Celtic Christiani... View more info

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The Origins of Christianity in Aberdeenshire.

By: Simpson, W. Douglas.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: D. Wyllie & Son, 1925.: 1925

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1051

Condition: Very Good


Stitched pamphlet, in Very Good condition with some slight wear to corners. First edition, pp 62, b&w illustrations. The history of Christianity in the Aberdeenshire area. S16. Scarce. View more info

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Treasure Without Measure.

By: Stephen, J. Kerr.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Gospel Truth Press, Unknown.: 0

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1409

Condition: Very Good


Paperback with laminated boards. First edition? pp 52, contents. A collection of religious poems. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. S22. View more info

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A Poem In Season.

By: Stephen, J. Kerr.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Unknown, Unknown.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1408

Condition: Fine


Paperback with laminated covers, in Fine condition. First edition, pp 57, contents. A collection of religious poems. S22. View more info