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Image for The Sevens Centenary 9th April, 1983 Souvenir Programme.

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

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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 see at the Gathering; Balmoral's architect; the Royal Victorian Order; James Giles; the ballads of Deeside; and many more. 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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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

Aberdeen Property Register.

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1969

Seller ID: 004897

Condition: Very Good


In paper covers. Aberdeen Property Register. View more info

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The Scottish Market: Some Facts and Figures.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Sunday Post: 1934

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005676

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet with card covers, spine rubbed and small mark where price sticker has been removed but otherwise in Very Good condition. Presumed First edition, pp 28, b&w illustrations to rear. Statistics on Scotland, Population, Banking, Business, Social Etc. 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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Proceedings of The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Volume LXXXVI 1951-1952

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005689

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in quarter cloth binding with paper covered boards, some light shelfwear but in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 238, b&w illustrations, fold out illustrations, index. Contents include: Report on the Partial Excavation of a Broch at Sae Breck, Esha Ness, in the parish of Northmaven, Shetland, Re-Excavation of the Chambered Cairn of Quoyness, Sanday, on behalf of the Ministry of Works, Scottish Medieval Pottery: the Bothwell Castle Collection, Early Textiles Found in Scotland View more info

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Proceedings of The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Volume LXXIX 1944-1945

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005690

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in blue cloth, some light shelfwear but in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp xxxii, 189, b&w illustrations, index. Contents include:Old Windmills in Scotland, with Special Reference to the Windmill Tower at Dunbarney, Perthshire, The robes of the feudal baronage of Scotland, Opening of the Exhibition 'From the Stone Age to the '45' in the National Museum, An Unusual Cinerary Urn from Droughdool, near Dunragit, Wigtownshire. View more info

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Proceedings of The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Volume XCIII 1959-1960

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005691

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, 268, b&w illustrations, fold out illustrations, index. Contents include: Scottish Late Bronze Age Metalwork: Typology, Distribution and Chronology, The Palisaded Settlements at Harehope, Peebleshire. Excavations, On Coins purchased for the Museum, The Glenluce and Rhoneston Hoards of Fifteenth-Century Coins View more info

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North-East Scotland's Fire Service: Our History 1721-2013.

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Scottish Fire and Rescue Service: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006144

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in photographic laminated boards, some light shelfwear to base of spine but otherwise in Fine condition, dustwrapper with one small closed tear to rear internally repaired but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, unpaginated, colour illustrations. Complete history of the North-East Scotland Fire Service until its amalgamation into the Scottish Fire Service in 2013. View more info

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The Scottish Country Woman: Her Interests, Hobbies, Pursuits.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Aberdeenshire County Federation of the Scottish Women's Rural Institute: 1930

Seller ID: 007326

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet with oversize illustrated card covers, staples rusted, some light shelfwear, small marks to covers but otherwise in Very Good condition. C.1930s, pp 108, b&w illustrations and adverts throughout. Contents: Aberdeenshire in Scottish History, W.R.I. Drama, Scottish Country Dancing, Music in the Aberdeenshire Federation, Entertainments in the Institutes, Woman and the Home, Beekeeping for Women, Poultry on the Farm, How to get continuity of Bloom in Small Gardens, Soft Cheeses, Embroidery, A Pulpit Fall, New Pitsligo Lace, Handicrafts, Advantages of Electricity in the Home, Gard... View more info

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Memories Aberdeen: A Hidden Archive Uncovered

By: "Aberdeen Press and Journal"

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Breedon Books Publishing Co Ltd: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004571

ISBN: 1859831958

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 166, b&w photographs throughout, subscribers list. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Bonnie Scotland in Verse and Picture.

By: 'Allan Junior'.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Valentine and Sons, Ltd.: 0

Seller ID: 003435

Condition: Very Good


Small stapled pamphlet in illustrated covers. With b&w illustrations. Poetry and photographs. S36 View more info

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The History of Scotland, Translated from the Latin of George Buchanan; with Notes, and a Continuation to the Union in the Reign of Queen Anne. Four Volumes Bound in Two.

By: Aikman, James.

Price: £165.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Blackie, Fullarton & Co.: 1827

Seller ID: 005622

Condition: Very Good


Four Volumes Bound in Two, bound in half leather with marbled boards, five raised bands to spine, gilt titles on red label and gilt tooling, all edges burnished red, some rubbing and scuffing to edges, corners and spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp ci, 630, 622, frontispieces of George Buchanan & Mary Queen of Scots, fold out map to front of first volume. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Farming and the Land: Scottish Life and Society Volume 2: A Compendium of Scottish Ethnology

By: Alexander Fenton; Kenneth Veitch

Price: £35.00

Publisher: John Donald Short Run Press: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005683

ISBN: 1906566054

Condition: As New


Hardcover, As New with As New dustwrapper. First edition, pp xlii, 1172, b&w illustrations, maps and diagrams throughout, indices. An interest in rural life and culture has long been a feature of ethnology in Scotland. This multi-author volume explores a variety of topics on the broad theme of farming and the land. The 43 chapters are divided into ten thematic sections: the environmental setting; settlement, society and landscape; crops and livestock; buildings; the workforce; types of land use; tools, techniques and processes; industry, engineering, communications and trade; writing, museu... View more info

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Rural life in Victorian Aberdeenshire.

By: Alexander, Alexander.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Mercat Press: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006467

ISBN: 187364406X

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. First edition, with pp168. With glossary of Doric words. Rural life in Victorian Aberdeenshire. View more info

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My Little Town of Cromarty: The History of a Northern Scottish Town.

By: Alston, David.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2006. 1841585270: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 994

ISBN: 1841585270

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp xxvi, 372, b&w plates and illustrations, appendix, bibliography, index. Presents a history of the small town of Cromarty, north of Inverness at the tip of the Black Isle peninsula. Although it has less than 750 inhabitants, Cromarty is viewed by its residents as a town rather than a village, which reflects the settlement's beginnings as a royal burgh and its days as a leading port for the northern Highlands. S15. View more info

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Fae Rosehearty tae Fittie.

By: Anderson, Donald.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Self Published: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004624

Condition: Near Fine


Large illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 306, colour and b&w illustrations throughout. An illustrated look at the histories of North East fishing villages THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

Image for Looking Back: A Collection of Photographs and Historical Images, with Comments and Thoughts, Gathered by the Author Over a Lifetime.

Looking Back: A Collection of Photographs and Historical Images, with Comments and Thoughts, Gathered by the Author Over a Lifetime.

By: Anderson, Donald.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Self Published: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004625

Condition: Near Fine


Large illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 273, colour and b&w illustrations throughout. An illustrated look at the histories of Peterhead Whaling and North East fishing villages. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info