Aberdeen University Press, 1991. 0080409075: 1991
Edition: 1st Edition
Seller ID: 468
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...
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...
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