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Image for Scotland's Castle Culture.

Scotland's Castle Culture.

By: Dakin, Audrey; Glendinning, MilesMackechnie, Aonghus

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Birlinn: 2011

Seller ID: 003305

Condition: As New


Hardback in Mint condition, with dustwrapper in Mint condition. First edition, ppxxvi, 345. With colour and b&w illustrations, notes, reading list, indices. The castle is an iconic building type and one of the most distinctive architectural emblems in the British Isles. This book covers the entire history of Scotland s castles, from the very first stone castles in the 13th century to those of the present day. Ever since its medieval origins, the concept of the castle has undergone constant changes, with the tall tower house being superseded in the 17th century by the classical house, and in th... View more info

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Caring for the Scottish Home.

By: Davidson, Ian M.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: NMS Publishing Ltd., 2001. 1901663574: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 348

ISBN: 1901663574

Condition: Fine


Paperback in Fine condition. First edition, with pp128, colour and b&w photographs. With preface by Ian M Davidson, conservation manager- North East The National Trust for Scotland. Foreword by Trevor Croft. With bibliography.An informative look at the issues affecting the history, design, use and future of the Scottish home. This comprehensive study provides insights on the development of home both great and small, and their use throughout the centuries. It also details the materials with which they were built and the means by which they can be cared for. Topics considered include architectu... View more info

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Scottish Architecture.

By: Glendinning, Miles. Aonghus, MacKechnie.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Thames & Hudson, 2004. 0500203741: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 689

ISBN: 0500203741

Condition: As New


Paperback, Mint condition, First edition, Pp 224, 195 illustrations, 68 in colour, Bibliography, A richly illustrated survey of the complete history of Scottish architecture, from the circular houses of Skara Brae to the new Parliament at Edinburgh.S23. View more info

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Shrines and Homes of Scotland.

By: Maxwell, Stirling.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Chambers, 1938.: 0

Seller ID: 1695

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Second impression, pp xx, 264, b&w illustrations, index. A look at historical Scottish buildings. S22. View more info

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Edinburgh: An Illustrated Architectural Guide.

By: McKean, Charles.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: RIAS, 1992. 0950146242: 1983

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 679

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, Very Good condition, First edition, Pp 120, b&w illustrations, Index. S3. View more info

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Moray Province and People.

By: Sellar, W.D.H.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Scottish Society for Northern Studies, 1993. 0950599476: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123

ISBN: 0950599476

Condition: Fine


Paperback in As New condition. First edition. Pp vi, 264, with b&w photographs, maps, charts, illustrations and list of abbreviations. The history, geology and landscape of Moray, with chapters about Macbeth, the Wolf of Badenoch, the Picts and the Sueno stone. It also mentions the historic architecture of Moray and the pattern of Moray building. S3. View more info

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Invermark Castle.

By: Simpson, W. Douglas.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Society of Antiquities of Scotland, 1934.: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 898

Condition: Very Good


Stitched pamphlet, in Very Good condition. Reprinted from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland [1933-34], pp 50, b&w illustrations. A detailed look at the construction and history of Invermark Castle. SCARCE. S13. View more info

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The Castle of Kildrummy: Its Place in Scottish History and Architecture.

By: Simpson, W. Douglas.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: D. Wyllie & Son: 1923

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005321

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Tillypronie Estate buckram library binding with gilt titles to spine, Fine condition. First edition, pp xviii, 304, b&w illustrations, glossary, index. Signed on front free end paper by the author dated 27th August 1967 at Tillypronie. View more info