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Image for The Church of Holy Angels Hoar Cross.

The Church of Holy Angels Hoar Cross.

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Parker & Son: 1966

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 003403

Condition: Very Good


Hard covers, one small mark on front board and some very light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Revised edition, 10 illustrations. View more info

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On Some Relics Shewn At The Seabury Centenary Meeting in Aberdeen, October 1884 by their Owner.

By: N/A

Price: £45.00

Publisher: J. & J. P. Edmond & Spark, 1884.: 1884

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2326

Condition: Fair


Paper covered card boards, spine detached and missing, shelfwear and bumping to corners, rough cut pages with slight foxing to edges, a Good reading copy. First edition, pp 33, b&w illustrations. View more info

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Proceedings of The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Volume XCV 1961-62.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005688

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in quarter cloth binding with paper covered boards, some light shelfwear but in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp iv, 334, b&w illustrations and plates to rear, index. Contents include: Late Fifteenth Century Church paintings from Guthrie and Foulis Easter, The Date of the Medieval Coin-Hoard from Tom a'Bhuraich in Aberdeenshire, Two Pictish Symbol Stones: (i) Flemington Farm, Aberlemmo, Angus View more info

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The Whole Duty of Man, Laid down in a plain and Familiar Way for the Use of All, but especially the Meanest Reader.

By: Allestree, Richard.

Price: £500.00

Publisher: R. Norton: 1658

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005452

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in presumed original leather covered boards which have been professionally rebacked and repaired with gilt decoration on boards and spine with five raised bands and gilt titles, some repaired pages (see photos), page 401 has some loss, some previous owners names in ink on verso of title page and page 401, other small annotations throughout, all edges gilt, marbled end papers, Very Good condition commensurate with age. First edition, pp 503, engraved frontis, preface by Dr. H. Hammond. A Very Scarce first edition of this important theological work. From Wikipedia: The consensus v... View more info

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A Short History of the Church and Village of Barnsley.

By: Anne de Courcy

Price: £6.00

Publisher: 1992

Seller ID: 004414

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet, some light shelfwear and rusted staples but otherwise in Very Good condition. Presumed First Edition, pp 8. A Short History of the Church and Village of Barnsley. View more info

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Scottish Independence and the Idea of Britain: From the Picts to Alexander III

By: Broun, Dauvit.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006300

ISBN: 0748685197

Condition: Fine


Softback in Fine condition. With previous's owner's printed plate and place name and date under the label in ink. First edition, pp 314. The answers put forward in this book provide a fresh perspective on Scotland's relationship with Britain. Broun challenges the idea that the Scots were an ancient nation whose British identity only emerged later on, in the early modern era, and provides new evidence that the idea of Scotland as an independent kingdom in actual fact predated Wallace and Bruce. This leads him to radically reassess several fundamental issues: the fate of Pictish identity and t... View more info

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An Illustrated Handbook of the Church and Monastery of St Paul, the Home of the Venerable Bede.

By: Davidson, John F.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: John F. Davidson: 1953

Seller ID: 003609

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated covers. With b&w illustrations. Handbook of the Church and Monastery of St Paul, the Home of the Venerable Bede. S31. View more info

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Old Aberdeenshire Ministers and Their People.

By: Davidson, Rev. John.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: D. Wyllie & Son, 1895.: 1895

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1846

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in blue cloth covers with gilt lettering. In Very Good condition. No dust wrapper. First edition, with b&w frontispiece photo with tissue guard, uncut pages, pp 149. Inverurie and the Earldom of the Garioch informed by annual census which he made on foot. S16. View more info

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Falkland Parish Church

By: Duncan, Sandy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003289

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated covers. SCARCE COPY. With b&w illustrations. A history of Falkland Parish Church. S2. View more info

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A History of Everyday Life in Scotland, 1600-1800: A History of Everyday Life in Scotland, 1600 to 1800 (A History of Everyday Life in Scotland EUP)

By: Elizabeth Foyster; Christopher Whatley

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006640

ISBN: 0748619658

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Fine condition. First edition, pp xviii, 334, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. This book explores the ordinary daily routines, behaviours, experiences and beliefs of the Scottish people during a period of immense political, social and economic change. It underlines the importance of the church in post-Reformation Scottish society, but also highlights aspects of everyday life that remained the same, or similar, notwithstanding the efforts of the kirk, employers and the state to alter behaviours and attitudes.Drawing upon and interrogating a range of primary s... View more info

St Patrick's Church: Celebrities' and Friends' Favourite Recipes.

By: Ellery, Rev. I. M. W.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006449

Condition: Fine


Softback in Fine condition. First edition, pp188, b&w illustrations. View more info

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The Companion to Churches.

By: Friar, Stephen.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The History Press, 2011.: 2011

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2920

Condition: Fine


Paperback with illustrated card covers, in Fine condition. Reprint of 2003 2nd edition, pp ix, 517, b&w illustrations, index. Stephen Friar's Companion covers all aspects of English parish churches: architecture, fittings and furniture, decorative and allegorical features, stained glass, monuments, brasses and effigies, traditions and folklore, parochial and vestry administration, and the role of the parish church in the history of a community. The book is arranged alphabetically and consists of substantial primary entries on major features. S31.POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1... View more info

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Scottish Population Statistics: Including Webster's Analysis of Population 1755.

By: Gray, James.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Scottish Academic Press, 1975. 070730105X: 1975

Edition: Modern Reprint

Seller ID: 469

ISBN: 070730105X

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in very good condition, complete with dustwrapper in very good condition, small closed tear on front cover, in clear archival wrapper. Reprint, with pp xxxix, 107, with introduction, appendix and index. With graphs, tables and b&w frontispiece photograph of the Rev. A. Webster. Reprint of Scottish History Society publication of Scottish population statistics derived from the 1755 Census ordered by Alexander Webster, then Moderator of the Church of Scotland, nearly fifty years before statutory censuses began. Essential reference for demographers, historians and social scientists. S9. View more info

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The History of Methlick Parish Church.

By: Haddow, Angus H.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Angus Haddow: 0

Seller ID: 007149

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated card covers, in Very Good condition. With pp 86, b&w illustrations. The History of Methlick Parish Church. View more info

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Dr. M'Adam Muir's Ministry and Labours in the High Church Parish 1896-1915.

By: Henderson, John.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1925

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005926

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original maroon cloth covered boards with gilt titles and seal, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 226, b&w illustrations, roll of honour. Dr. M'Adam Muir's Ministry and Labours in the High Church Parish 1896-1915. View more info

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Who Killed Cock Robin? An Old Story Re-told in Modern Colour Photography.

By: Henning, Paul.

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Methuen, 1945.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 769

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition. Cover has paper on board, illustration is a raven reading a book beside a church tower, clock showing a quarter past midnight. White titles top and bottom front. Red cloth spine. Plain back. First edition, unpaginated, pp36, with colour photographs. Shelf 10. View more info

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The High Age of the Celtic Church: An Introduction

By: Hudson, Thomas Freeman

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Attic Press.: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004173

ISBN: 0879210842

Condition: Very Good


Card covers in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 88, appendices, index. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. View more info

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The Book of Arran: Archaeology

By: J. A. Balfour

Price: £175.00

Publisher: The Arran Society of Glasgow/Kilbrannan Publishing: 1982

Seller ID: 004919

ISBN: 0907939023

Condition: Fine


Two volumes complete. VERY SCARCE. Originally published by the Arran Society of Glasgow, 1910; this edition by Kilbrannan Publishing Ltd, Brodick, Isle of Arran, 1982. Volume 1: Archaeology, ppxiv, 295, plus 54 pages of plates and numerous b&w illustrations in text. Publisher's book plate tipped in at front stating that this is No.324 of a limited edition of 1000. Fold-out map to illustrate the antiquities on the Island of Arran loosely inserted at rear. (not called for) Chapters: Introduction: The building-up of the island by Sir Archibald Geikie. Prehistoric period: The sepulchral remains.... View more info

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King's College Chapel, Aberdeen, 1500-2000.

By: Jane Geddes.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Northern Universities Press.: 2000

Seller ID: 005076

ISBN: 190265319X

Condition: As New


Softback in Very Good condition, with b&w illustrations and index.With pp303, with additional colour plates at the rear of the book. This new edition is a revised and expanded version of the book produced in 2000 to celebrate the quincentenary of King's College Chapel, Aberdeen. Since then, exciting discoveries have taken place and old ideas have been reappraised. The choir stalls and woodwork have provided a fresh seam of information about the meaning and use of the medieval chapel. Daniel MacCannell has identified new iconography in the stalls. Jane Geddes, prompted by the installation of ... View more info

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Scotland's Black Death: The Foul Death of the English.

By: Jillings, Karen.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tempus, 2003. 0752423142: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 638

ISBN: 0752423142

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in very good condition, complete with dustwrapper in very good condition. First edition, with pp 192, b&w illustrations, preface and bibliography. List of illustrations and index. During the early months of 1349, Scottish soldiers engaged in border warfare praised God that many of their English opponents were being felled by a new and terrifying affliction. Within months, however, Scots themselves began to fall victim to what they had described as "the foul death of the English." No aspect of life went untouched by this virulent disease. Beyond the physical devastation caused... View more info