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The Land Out There: A Scottish Land Anthology.

By: Bruce, George and Rennie, Frank.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press, 1991. 0080409075: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 468

ISBN: 0080409075

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. First edition, pp xvi, 342. with colour photographs, list of illustrations, list of colour plates, preface, acknowledgements, prologue, epilogue, glossary and index of authors and sources. An anthology that ranges from the discriptive geology of the Scotland of Hugh Miller and Archibald Geikie, through childhood experiences (including Kesson, Muir, Derwent, MacDiarmid, Burns, Gunn and Crichton Smith), and the travellers Sandy Stewart and Betsy White, to the main issues, the character of the people of the land of Scotland, the yield of the land, the changes, an... View more info

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White Bird Passes

By: Jessie Kesson

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Paul Harris Publishing: 1980

Seller ID: 007276

ISBN: 0862280109

Condition: Fine


Hardcover, previous owners name on fep but otherwise in Fine condition, unclipped dustwrapper in Near Fine condition. 1980 Edition, pp 156. View more info

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Glitter of Mica

By: Kesson, Jessie

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Paul Harris Publishing: 1982

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 007275

ISBN: 0862280214

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with slightly discoloured spine but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, Signed and Inscribed by Author to a previous owner, pp 156. View more info

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Glitter of Mica.

By: Kesson, Jessie.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1963

Seller ID: 006329

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green covers with gilt titles, in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, price-clipped, otherwise also in Very Good condition, in a clear, archival wrapper. Fiction set in rural Aberdeenshire. Glitter of Mica tells the story of Caldwell, an isolated Scottish farming community. The changing fortun es of the parish over thirty years are seen through the eyes of the Riddel family. View more info