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Image for The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1986.

The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1986.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1986.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 563

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 160, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. With insert of programme and Prize List Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1985; HM The Queen: Birthday Tribute; Callater: My loch of memory, by Donald Lamont Coutts; Birds of Upper Deeside, by Valerie Thom; Railway Line Garden, by E. Adair; The White Heather Club, by Charlie Mill; Kindrochit Castle, and many more. View more info

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Loch Lomond Railway Print

By: 11x14 Print

Price: £7.99

Seller ID: 200004


11x14 Vintage Railway Print of Loch Lomond, Scotland. *Print of Vintage poster. British Railways (Scottish Region) poster showing the steamer 'Maid of the Loch' on Loch Lomond with mountains in the background. Artwork by Macfarlane View more info

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Gleanings of Scarce Old Ballads.

By: Buchan, Peter.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Wyllie & Son, 1891.: 0

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 704

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, green cloth cover, no dustwrapper. SCARCE COPY, pp216. Previous owner's name written in ink on end paper. With contents page. This book of scarce ballads includes the ballads: Sir James the Rose, Alcanzor and Zaida, Bryan and Pereene, Young Gregor's Ghost, Loch-in-Var, Queen Eleanor's confession, Lorenzo and many more. Counter Shelf. View more info

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The Happy Fishers:The Founding Years of the Ballater Angling Association on Royal Deeside.

By: Clark, Alex.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Ballater Angling Association, 1996. 0952704102: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 106

ISBN: 0952704102

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback with dustwrapper. In very good condition, Pp x, 86, with foreword from Capt. A.A.C. Farquharson, b&w photographs, 8-page section with colour photographs, appendix of the Boat-House opening. The Ballater Angling Association was founded in 1983. Its members are drawn from anglers residing on Royal Deeside from Ballater to the source of the Dee. Featuring a varity of fishing, like wild brown trout in the mountains lochs, salmon fishing on the Dee, and rainbow trout from lochs close to Ballater, this book covers the activities of the first ten years and how a new and inexper... View more info

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The Nation Survey'd: Timothy Pont's Maps of Late Sixteenth-century Scotland

By: Cunningham, Ian.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Tuckwell Press Ltd: 2001

Seller ID: 005061

ISBN: 1862321981

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover. First edition, SCARCE COPY, pp172, with b&w and some colour illustrations, maps, bibliography and index. Contents: 1. Timothy Pont: Three Centuries of Research, Speculation and Plagiarism /? Jeffrey Stone 2. The Age of Timothy Pont /? Michael Lynch 3. Writing and Signs 1. Pont's Writing: Form and Content /? Christopher Fleet Table 1. Additions by Robert Gordon 2. An Assessment of Pont's Settlement Signs /? Jeffrey Stone 4. Pont and Place-Names /? Simon Taylor and Roy Wentworth Table 2. Names on (Gordon] 54B Table 3. Islands on Loch Maree 5. Woodland in the Maps of Pont /? C... View more info

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Scottish Loch & Canal Steamers.

By: Deayton Alistair.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tempus Publishing Limited, 2004. 0752431706: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 612

ISBN: 0752431706

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, Very good condition, First edition, pp: 159, b&w illustrations, Alistair Deayton brings together many unpublished images with an informative text and tells the story of the development of passenger services on Scotland's lochs and inland waterways. S8. View more info

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Aberdeen Street Names:Their History, Meaning and Personal Associations.

By: Fraser, G.M. & Wayte, Bryn.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Deeside Books, 2012. 9781907813047: 2012

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 115

ISBN: 1907813047

Condition: New


New paperback, republished from the original edition of 1911. Pp xviii,164, with the original b&w photographs and illustrations. It has a new introduction by Bryn Wayte, of Deeside Books. G.M. Fraser's Aberdeen Street Names is the latest in a series of rare and out of print titles to be republished by Deeside Books of Ballater. The original first edition was printed in 1911 by William Smith & Sons of the Bon-Accord Press, Aberdeen, and was one several published by this author on the local area. George Milne Fraser (1862-1938) was born in the Parish of Methlick, Aberdeenshire and started his ... View more info

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Ships of the '45: The Rescue of the Young Pretender.

By: Gibson, John S.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co. Ltd.: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006429

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback in Near Fine condition, complete with dustwrapper, some rubbing to bottom edge but otherwise in Very Good condition. In a clear archival wrapper. First edition, pp172, b&w illustrations, with frontispiece photo of a painting of Antoine Walsh with Prince Charles on the shores of Loch nan Uamh. With a preface by Sir James Ferguson. Ships of the '45: The Rescue of the Young Pretender. View more info

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At the Loch of the Green Corrie.

By: Greig, Andrew.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Quercus Books: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 007077

ISBN: 1847249965

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Goos condition, with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition, First edition, Signed and inscribed by author to a previous owner, with map of the area. Frontispiece photo of the author. Since he was a young writer, Andrew Greig had known the poet Norman MacCaig. Though born in Edinburgh, MacCaig was closely associated with Assynt in Sutherland, an area he often celebrated in his spare, evocative poems. MacCaig died in 1996; in one of Greig's last visits, MacCaig set him an appealingly medieval-sounding quest: "ish for me at the Loch of the Green Corrie... ask for a man ... View more info

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Kipper House Tales: A reminiscence of West Coast Life.

By: Hamilton, Forsyth.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Ardrishaig: 1986

Seller ID: 007151

Condition: Very Good


Stapled Booklet with illustrated card covers. First edition, in Very Good condition, with pp108, b&w illustrations. Kipper House Tales: A reminiscence of West Coast Life. View more info

Image for Fly Fishing Loch Shin: A Pocket Guide to Fishing this beautiful Scottish Highland Loch.

Fly Fishing Loch Shin: A Pocket Guide to Fishing this beautiful Scottish Highland Loch.

By: Howarth, Roy.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Woodend Publishing, 1996.: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 204

Condition: Very Good


Scarce hardback in very good condition. First edition. Pp 146, with b&w photographs and ilustrations. Story of the loch, its environment, general characteristics and comments on fishing. S3. View more info

Copepods and Cladocerans of Loch Plankton

By: Joyce, A.E.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005505

Condition: Good+


Stapled pamphlet with some shelfwear, ring binder holes on rear cover but otherwise in Good+ condition. First edition, pp 32, b&w illustrations. View more info

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Doctor Goes North.

By: Mair, George.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Peter Owen Ltd.: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005933

Condition: Very Good<not specified>


Hardback in Very Good condition, complete with dust wrapper, also in Very Good condition, in a clear archival wrapper. With pp256, b&w illustrations of the River Earn, Balmoral Castle, Princes Street Edinburgh, Glencoe, Loch Rannoch, and more. View more info

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Angling on Lomond.

By: McEwan, Bill.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Albyn Press, 1980.: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2291

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with browned top edge but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edtion, pp 228 + several pages of adverts to rear, colour plates and b&w illustrations, large fold out map to rear, forward by Billy Connolly. The definitive guide to angling on Loch Lomond. SCARCE TITLE. S30. View more info

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Loch Kinnord. (Kinord)

By: Michie, J.G.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: David Douglas, 1877.: 1877

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1119

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in Very Good condition. First edition, pp viii, 142, index. A natural history of Loch Kinnord. S17. View more info

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Loch Kinnord: Its History and Antiquities. (Kinord)

By: Michie, J.G.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: D. Wyllie & Son, 1910.: 1910

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 1482

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, lightly faded spine and some foxing to end papers but otherwise in Very Good condition, no dustwrapper. Revised second edition, pp x, 192, b&w illustrations, includes several contemporary newspaper clippings and Notes on the stone circles, geology and botany of the district from an excursion of the Aberdeen Natural History and Antiquarian Society to Dinnet, on 23rd June 1906. SCARCE. Counter Shelf.. View more info

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Loch Kinord.

By: Michie, Rev. J. G.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: David Douglas: 1877

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007473

Condition: Fine


Hardback in green cloth covers and gilt titles and gilt illustration of the Kinord stone. Some foxing at prelims and text block, otherwise Fine. No dustwrapper, as issued. Two real photos by George Washington Wilson, with tissue guards. With pp142, with index. With appendix: list of the relics of antiquity found in the loch. A guide to Loch Kinord from the pre-historic period to 1887, with the story of Nellie Ogg. View more info

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Loch Kinnord: Its History and Antiquities: New and Revised Edition with The Church of Tullich and Other Papers.

By: Michie, Rev. J.G. & Wayte, Bryn.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Deeside Books, 2010. 9781907813016: 2010

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 24

ISBN: 1907813012

Condition: New


New cloth-covered paperback book in mint condition, pages, xx, 201. First published in 1877, this copy is a replica of the larger and revised second edition of 1910 with all of the original photographic plates, illustrations within the text, and also the coloured frontispiece. There is a new introduction with a brief biography of the Rev. John Grant Michie and also recommendations of which of the current Ordnance Survey maps are best suited to the area. This book gives an historical overview of the Deeside locale right from the early prehistoric period through to the Civil War and up to the 19... View more info

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Matthew and the Highland Rescue.

By: Muir, Sabine

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Publishamerica, 2005.: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1293

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. First edition. Signed Copy. pp130, with sources of research. The first book in the Time Gate Series. Children's novel, based on real life characters King Malcolm III and Queen Margaret.Matthew Walker is a troubled boy. He's being bullied at school, his father has been missing for nearly a year, and his mother is romantically involved with the man who is supposed to be looking for him. During a fishing trip at Loch Kinord, whilst on holiday in Scotland, Matthew and his cousin, Rory, discover something strange about the historic island in the loch. When they r... View more info

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The Travellers Guide Through Scotland and its Islands. Volume Two.

By: No Author.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: John Thompson & Co, 1814.: 1815

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 991

Condition: Good


Hardback in half leather and board covers with gilt edging, spine worn at edges and in need of repair, slight tear on top corner of page 23, previous owners' names in pencil on end page, and in ink on cover page. In good condition otherwise. Sixth edition, with pp259 with folding map of guide to Loch Catherine and Loch Lomond in very good condition and 10 further engraved maps and plans. With index to the principal roads in Scotland and general index. Guide to Scotland and its islands. S15. View more info