Keyword: Ghosts

Sort

Showing 1-5 of 5

Image for Strange Things: Father Allan, Ada Goodrich Freer and the Second Sight

Strange Things: Father Allan, Ada Goodrich Freer and the Second Sight

By: Campbell, Trevor John Lorne

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2006

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 003349

ISBN: 1841584584

Condition: As New


Illustrated card covers in As New condition. New edition, b&w illustrations, appendices, index. The supernatural has always played a prominent part of the life and culture of the Scottish Highlands and Islands, with ghosts, seers and second-sight featuring in countless stories and in the collective memory of the people. In the late 1890s, Fr Allan McDonald, parish priest of the island of Eriskay in the Outer Hebrides, made a collection of such stories which he entitled "Strange Things". View more info

Image for The Old Book: A Mediaeval Anthology.

The Old Book: A Mediaeval Anthology.

By: Hartley, Dorothy.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf.: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006332

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in faux leather binding with gilt titles and four embossed illustrations on cover and four on the back cover, with five raised bands on spine, in Very Good condition, No dustwrapper, as issued. SIGNED COPY. With pp xviii, 318, b&w illustrations and index. Frontispiece picture 'Provocation'. Numbered copy 54 out of 1350 copies of which 750 are for sale in England and 525 are for sale in the USA. With previous owner's name and dedication. Some pages are uncut. Printed in monotype poliphilus on Japon de Luxe. The Old Book: A Mediaeval Anthology. Edited and illuminated by Dorothy hart... View more info

Image for Aunt Eleanor.

Aunt Eleanor.

By: Jackson, R. E.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1969

Seller ID: 006275

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Fine condition, with dustwrapper, also in Fine condition. In a clear archival wrapper. First edition, pp176. With dedication to previous owner in FEP. Novel View more info

Image for The Old Ways: A Journey On Foot.

The Old Ways: A Journey On Foot.

By: Macfarlane, Robert.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton: 2012

Seller ID: 007097

ISBN: 0241143810

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. With clear archival wrapper, 10th impression, with pp434, colour map of the South of England on FEP, and map of North of Scotland on the back. with b&w illustrations. Author of the Mountains of the Mind and The Wild Places. In "The Old Ways" Robert Macfarlane sets off from his Cambridge home to follow the ancient tracks, holloways, drove - roads and sea paths that form part of a vast network of routes criss-crossing the British landscape and its waters, and connecting them to the continents beyond. The re... View more info

Image for Sam Taylor-Wood: Yes I Know

Sam Taylor-Wood: Yes I Know

By: Sam Taylor-Wood

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Steidl: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004901

ISBN: 3865218563

Condition: As New


Black card covers with red spine, still sealed in original cellophane, As New condition. Synopsis from Author's website: Published to accompany the exhibition by the same name at White Cube Mason's Yard. The works in the show included three groups of photographs and a large-scale film installation, all of which explored the themes of absence and mortality with the strength, pathos and resonance characteristic of Sam Taylor-Johnson (formerly Taylor-Wood)'s work. Photographic series included Ghosts, based on Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights; After Dark, photographs of clowns in dilapidated... View more info