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Image for Preparation of a General History of Africa.

Preparation of a General History of Africa.

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Unesco: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004293

Condition: Very Good


Pamphlet with illustrated paper covers, Very Good condition. First edition, pp 39. Contents for the Unesco General History of Africa. View more info

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Hardy's Anglers Guide 1931.

By: N/A

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Hardy Bros Ltd, 1931.: 1931

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 3037

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers with cloth spine, some slight fraying to spine ends but otherwise in Very Good condition. 53rd Edition, pp 393, colour and b&w illustrations. A classic angling guide. SCARCE. S7. View more info

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Hardy's Anglers Guide 1937.

By: N/A

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Hardy Bros Ltd, 1937.: 1937

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 3038

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers with cloth spine, some light general wear but otherwise in Very Good condition, price list for 1940 stuck into prelim. 55th Edition, pp 419, colour and b&w illustrations, index. A classic angling guide. SCARCE. S7 View more info

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Hardy's Anglers Guide and Catalogue for 1961.

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Hardy Bros Ltd, 1961.: 1961

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 3039

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some shelfwear with slight fraying to spine ends but otherwise in Very Good condition. 1961 edition, pp 160, colour and b&w illustrations, seperate price list for 1960/61 index. A classic angling guide. SCARCE. S7 View more info

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The Sevens Centenary 9th April, 1983 Souvenir Programme.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Melrose Rugby Football Club, 1983.: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2943

Condition: Near Fine


A4 sized programme with illustrated card covers, small crease to top front corner and match draw is filled out to reflect the tournaments matches but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 56, b&w illustrations. Featuring numerous articles about the history of Rugby Sevens.S31. View more info

Image for The Book of the Braemar Gathering and Scottish Annual, 1990.

The Book of the Braemar Gathering and Scottish Annual, 1990.

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1990.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 567

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in very good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 110, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1989; The History of Strawberry Bank, by Elizabeth Adair; HM Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother's 90th birthday; David Kennedy- Scotland's 'sweetest singer'; What to... View more info

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Post Office Aberdeen Directory 1961-62

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Post Office Aberdeen Directory: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005704

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in brown cloth covered boards with gilt titles on spine and motif on front board, some light marking to boards but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xvi, 707, local adverts. View more info

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Bon-Accord Annual 1954.

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Northern Pictorial: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004042

Condition: Very Good


A4 Paper covered annual, some light edge wear and creasing to spine, last 10 pages have small damp stain in bottom corner but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 112 b&w illustrations. Contains articles: Aberdeen's Changing Face, The Royal Year on Deeside, Choirs Are Popular Again etc. Numerous pages of advertisments. View more info

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Bon-Accord Annual 1955.

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Northern Pictorial: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004043

Condition: Very Good


A4 Paper covered annual, some light edge wear and creasing to spine, last 10 pages have small damp stain in bottom corner but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 112 b&w illustrations. View more info

Image for The Dublin Review: July, August, September 1918. Vol.163, No.326.

The Dublin Review: July, August, September 1918. Vol.163, No.326.

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Burns & Oates: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006528

Condition: Very Good


Card covers with titles, some light creasing to spine and light shelfwear, light foxing to end papers but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xx, 143, loose contents page for January to June 1918. Articles: see scan of contents page. View more info

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Proceedings of The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Volume XCI 1958-1959.

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005687

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in quarter cloth binding with paper covered boards, some light shelfwear but in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp ix, 134, b&w illustrations and plates to rear, index. Contents include: A recumbent grave-slab from Breckon, Esha Ness, Shetland, Glenachan Rig Homestead, Cardon, Peeblesshire, A chambered cairn at Isbister, South Ronaldshay, Orkney View more info

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Guns and Gunners: 5 AA Group Anti-Aircraft Command.

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: 5 AA Group: 1950

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003594

Condition: Very Good


Card covers with regimental crest, some edgewear due to oversized card covers, rusted staples and slightly marked covers but otherwise in Very Good condition. Presumed First edition, type written pages. Scripts for lectures on Regimental history prepared by order of the General Officer Commanding 5 AA Group. Signed by Major General L. K. Lockhart, Commander, 5 A.A. Group. S32. View more info

Image for The Anti-Slavery Papers of James Russell Lowell.

The Anti-Slavery Papers of James Russell Lowell.

By: N/A

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin and Company: 1902

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 004561

Condition: Near Fine


Two volumes. Hardcovers in original green/grey paper over boards, one small bump to top of front board and rough cut (mostly uncut) pages but otherwise both in Near Fine condition with original brown paper covered slipcase with paper label on spine. Limited first edition of 525 [16], ix, 223, 203. View more info

Image for Re-Issue of the "Northern Figaro" Christmas Annual for 1897, Xmas 1898.

Re-Issue of the "Northern Figaro" Christmas Annual for 1897, Xmas 1898.

By: N/A

Price: £60.00

Publisher: 1898

Seller ID: 004469

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers with some chips and chunks missing from edges and corners along with some small closed tears and creasing to spine, section of contents page missing where previous owners name was presumably located but otherwise in Very Good condition commensurate with age. Re-issue of 1897 edition, pp 90, numerous b&w illustrations throughout and to rear. Featuring numerous articles, poetry and stories by writers such as Alex Inkson McConnochie and John Strange ... View more info

Image for Rhodesia Railways Magazine Volume 13: 1964-65.

Rhodesia Railways Magazine Volume 13: 1964-65.

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: ., Rhodesia Railways Magazine: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004319

Condition: Very Good


Large hardcover with gilt titles to spine. Volume 13 complete, 12 issues, May-April bound. VERY SCARCE. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND OVERSEAS WE MAY ASK FOR ADDITIONAL POSTAGE. View more info

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Rhodesia Railways Magazine Volume 15: 1966-67

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: ., Rhodesia Railways Magazine: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004320

Condition: Very Good


Large hardcover with gilt titles to spine. Volume 15 complete, 12 issues bound (March & April are both numbered "No. 11"). VERY SCARCE. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND OVERSEAS WE MAY ASK FOR ADDITIONAL POSTAGE. View more info

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Campbeltown Shipyard.

By: N/A

Price: £50.00

Publisher: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004700

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers with plastic clip binding in Very Good condition. First edition, unpaginated but pp 15, 10 folding pages, 9 of which list details of a series of ships built at the Campbeltown Shipyard. View more info

Image for The Colonial Problem: A report by a Study Group of Members of the Royal Institute of International Affairs.

The Colonial Problem: A report by a Study Group of Members of the Royal Institute of International Affairs.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004161

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with some light wear to top of rear cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xii, 448, appendix, index, fold out map and colour map to rear. View more info

Image for Fifeshire Coast and Royal Deeside.

Fifeshire Coast and Royal Deeside.

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Midland Red, 1955.: 1955

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2409

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with textured board and red titles. First edition? pp 45, b&w illustrations. A booklet to accompany a tour bus journey. S15. View more info

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Catalogue of Curious, Scarce, and Valuable 16th, 17th, and 18th Century Books, Manuscripts, etc.

By: N/A

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Rosemount Press, 1917.: 1917

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2456

Condition: Very Good


Paper covered catalogue in Very Good condition. First edition? pp 43, b&w illustrations, Notes on the library of the Earl of Erroll, Slaines Castle loosley inserted to rear. Catalogue of Curious, Scarce, and Valuable 16th, 17th, and 18th Century Books, Manuscripts, etc., Being the Collections of 1. James Drummond, Bishop of Brechin, 2. The Earls of Erroll. SCARCE ITEM. S30. View more info