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Image for Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness: Volume LXII 2000-2002

Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness: Volume LXII 2000-2002

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Gaelic Society of Inverness.: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003980

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition. First edition, pp xxxi, 460, b&w illustrations, membership. Containing many articles relating to the Gaelic Society of Inverness. View more info

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Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness: Volume LX 1997-1998

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Gaelic Society of Inverness.: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003982

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition. First edition, pp xxix, 321, b&w illustrations, membership. Containing many articles relating to the Gaelic Society of Inverness. View more info

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Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness: Volume LVIII 1992-1994

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Gaelic Society of Inverness.: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003984

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition. First edition, pp xxvii, 534, b&w illustrations, membership. Containing many articles relating to the Gaelic Society of Inverness. 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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Inverness and the MacDonalds.

By: Barron, Evan MacLeod.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Robert Carruthers& Sons.: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005158

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with considerable loss to the top of the spine and back cover, small chip missing from bottom of spine, enclosed in a clear archival wrapper. First edition, pp 126. The History of the MacDonalds in Inverness. View more info

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The Northern Highlands in the Nineteenth Century: Newspaper Index & Annals, 1800-1856.

By: Barron, James.

Price: £195.00

Publisher: Carruthees & Sons, 1903-1913: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1245

Condition: Very Good


3 Volumes Complete: Hardbacks, in Very Good condition but with some fading to the spines. First editions, pp xliii, 299, xliv, 352, xlix, 420, index. An index of articles from the Inverness Courier between 1800 and 1856. VERY SCARCE. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, PLEASE CONTACT US BY EMAIL BEFORE ORDERING FOR A POSTAGE QUOTE. View more info

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The Railways of Scotland Volume 5: The Western Highlands.

By: Cinerail.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Cinerail, 2004.: 0

Seller ID: 1828

Condition: New


(New DVD) The West Highland line from Glasgow to Fort William and Mallaig is famed for its rugged scenery.Steam Class 5's, B1's, K1's and K2's plus a C15 powering the push/pull service to Arrochar, are featured plus NB Type 2's, Class 20, 25 and 26 diesel locos in the early 1960s. The Lochaber and Kinlochleven narrow gauge railways are featured in a 1958 film. The line from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh is portrayed on a circular journey in 1971, crossing to Skye at Kyle and returning via Mallaig. The third main Highland route linked Dunblane to Oban, via Callander and Killin Junction, where s... View more info

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Great North Review: Volume 41, Number161, May 2004.

By: Fenwick, Keith.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: The Journal of the Great North of Scotland Railway Association.: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006391

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated covers, in Very Good condition. First edition, with pp30, b&w and colour illustrations. Chapters include: Through Carriage Mystery, From Inverness and back again, George Clark 1837 - 1905, Engine and Locomen's workings from Elgin 1960-61 and more. View more info

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Great North Review: Volume 34, Number134, August 1997.

By: Fenwick, Keith.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: The Journal of the Great North of Scotland Railway Association.: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006408

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated covers, in Very Good condition. First edition, with pp30, b&w illustrations. Articles include: The July flood and the Aberdeen-Inverness main line, The social and economic effects of railway development in North-East Scotland, B12 Hikers, postmarks from Craigellachie, Macduff branch, View more info

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Extracts from Tales of Old days on the Aldourie Estate.

By: Fraser-Tytler, Neil.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 005034

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with some creasing and small tears to covers. pp14, circa 1920's. Tales of Old days on the Aldourie Estate. View more info

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Highland Gold and Silversmiths.

By: Gerard P. Moss; Anthony D. Roe.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: NMSE - Publishing Ltd: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005858

ISBN: 1901663256

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, small bump to bottom edge of front boards but otherwise in Very Good. First edition, pp 214, b&w illustrations, notes, index. With map of Inverness in 1821, map of Tain in 1832, map of Nairn in 1832. Highland Gold and Silversmiths. Chapters include: Inverness Craftsmen, Tain Craftsmen, Wick Craftsmen, Nairn Craftsmen, Modern Craftsmen, View more info

Inverness Courier1950 Guide to Inverness, Culloden Moor, Clava Circles.

By: Inverness Courier.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Robt Carruthers & Sons: 1950

Seller ID: 007200

Condition: Very Good


With pull-out map of Inverness, with advertisement pages, plan of Culloden Moor, with pp128, b&w illustrations. Inverness Courier1950 Guide to Inverness, Culloden Moor, Clava Circles. View more info

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Lost Stations on the Far North Line: The Impact of the Railway Closures North of Inverness in 1960

By: Keith Fenwick; Neil T. Sinclair; Richard J. Ardern

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Highland Railway Society: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006764

ISBN: 095454854X

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some very light shelfwear and marking but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 60, b&w illustrations, colour illustrations on endpapers. Scarce title. View more info

Image for Inverness names: Personal Names and Surnames of the Town of Inverness.

Inverness names: Personal Names and Surnames of the Town of Inverness.

By: Macbain, Alexander.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: The Northern Counties Printing and Publishing Company.: 1895

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005039

ISBN: 1854373250

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with slight browning to endpapers, otherwise in Fine Condition. With appendices and index. Chapters include: Christian Names and surnames therefrom, Patronyms, Names of rank and occupation, Descriptive names and nicknames, Local or place names, Foreign and doubtful ot difficult names. Appendices: Inverness Town Councils of 1681 and 1651. Names of leading citizens in 1681, Provosts of Inverness from 1720 to 1895. View more info

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The Inverness Shire Highlanders, or 97th Regiment Of Foot: 1794-1796.

By: Mackintosh, H.B.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: J.D. Yeadon, 1926: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 896

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition, now with clear archival cover. First edition, pp 79, 5 b&w plates including frontispiece. Records from the inception of the regiment; its embodiment at Inverness and other landmark events in the regiments history. SCARCE. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. S13. View more info

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All Rails Lead to Inverness: A Pictoral Journey Through the Scottish Highlands.

By: Murdoch, A.G.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Dornoch Press, No Date.: 0

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2085

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers, in Near Fine condition. First edition? pp 44, b&w illustrations. A Pictoral Journey Through the Scottish Highlands. S5. View more info

Lost Inverness

By: Newton, Norman S.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2013

Seller ID: 003341

ISBN: 1841588741

Condition: New


With b&w illustrations. In Lost Inverness, Norman S. Newton scours historical and contemporary works to trace the lost architectural history of the capital of the Highlands, following the city's history from prehistory, through the Dark Ages, the Medieval period, the 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th Centuries, to the present day. The medieval town was gutted by our mid-Victorian ancestors, swept away remorselessly in a frenzy of redevelopment, without a trace of sentimentality, creating many fine public buildings in the process. Sadly, the post-war 'improvements' in the town centre, especially in th... View more info

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Steam to Kyle: Living Steam on the Line from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh.

By: No author (DVD).

Price: £9.99

Publisher: Famedram, 2012.: 0

Seller ID: 608

Condition: New


DVD: Sights and Sounds of the Iron Road to the Isles. Highlights of rare steam-hauled excursions on on the Skye Railway. Steam to Kyle! A slide show, plus a taster version of Steam in the Hills. S7. View more info

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Clan Donald's Greatest Defeat: The Battle of Harlaw 1411.

By: Sadler, John.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tempus Publishing, 2005. 075243330X: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 149

ISBN: 075243330X

Condition: As New


Paperback in very good condition. First edition, with b&w photographs. Pp 191, with Timeline, glossary, appendices, notes, select bibliography, list of illustrations and maps.With index. One of the bloodiest battles in Scottish history and a devastating defeat for Clan Donald. The battle of 'Red' Harlaw, fought on 24 July 1411 is one of the most famous fought on Scottish soil, and infamous for the ferocity and duration of the fighting. However, it still remains something of an enigma. Donald Lord of the Isles, spurred on by a dispute over the Earldom of Ross with the Scottish regent, Robert D... View more info

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The Heart is Highland: Memories of a Childhood in a Scottish Glen.

By: Steven, Maisie.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Breedon Books, 2004. 1859834469: 2004

Edition: 2nd Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 592

ISBN: 1859834469

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. SIGNED COPY, second revised edition, pp 164, b&w illustrations, Preface to the second edition, acknowledgements, introduction, index. The Heart is Highland is a moving month-by-month account of a child's life growing up in Glen Urquhart near Loch Ness in the 1930s and 1940s. With affection and humour, and an eye for detail, Maisie Steven gently reminds us of some of the joys of her childhood that we have lost in today's modern world. Here are the delights of an outdoor life denied to so many children today: the beauty of the first snowdrops and primroses, the... View more info