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Lost Badenoch and Strathspey

By: Bishop, Bruce B.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2011

Seller ID: 003342

ISBN: 1841589632

Condition: As New


With b&w illustrations.Badenoch and Strathspey is a land of many contrasts, and in modern times a land of many uses. Not always has it been the playground of winter sports enthusiasts and a mecca for tourists - for centuries the mountains which protected the province of Moray to the north and the Highland glens to the west were an obstacle to travel and a haven for cattle thieves and reivers. In this fascinating book, illustrated with over 100 period photographs, Bruce B. Bishop explores the changing face of the area over millennia, from the Ice Age, Pictish and Celtic times through the coming... View more info

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Glimpses of Moray.

By: Black, Emma.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Courant and Courier, 1937.: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 757

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, slight shelfwear, but otherwise in Very Good condition. Scarce Copy. First edition. Previous owner's name on front end page. Pp 47, with colour plates inserted and b&w illustrations of the scenery of Moray. Introduction by Emma Black. History of the hospital by Thomas H. W. Alexander. A collection of poems and paintings. This book was compiled to raise funds to build an extension for the Gray's Hospital. Shelf 10. View more info

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Salt Herring on Saturday: The Fishertown of Nairn Last Century.

By: Bochel, Margaret M.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Tuckwell Press, 2004. 1862322465: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 506

ISBN: 1862322465

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. First edition, ppvii, 95, b&w photographs and illustrations. With list of illustrations, introduction, appendix1: Nairn in the Moray Firth, Appendix 2: Culbin Sands and glossary.This book is about the fisher folk of Nairn in the 1920s and 1930s. They had a distinctive way of live, being to some extent detached from the rest of the townspeople by the nature of their exacting trade. They lived like a large family, observing a code of behaviour and set of customs and values prescribed by their seagoing forebears and handed down through generations. S8. View more info

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Poems.

By: Bonnyman, Jessie.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: John Cossar Ltd.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 354

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, issued without a dustwrapper, red cloth covers. In very good condition. Scarce first edition, no date, 1920's-30's. pp122, with a b&w photograph of the author. Verses about the Moray area. S5. View more info

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The District of Moray: An Illustrated Architectural Guide (Architectural Guides to Scotland)

By: Charles McKean

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Scottish Academic Pr: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 676

ISBN: 0707305284

Condition: Fine


Paperback, Fine condition First edition, Pp 176, B&w & colour illustrations, Index, Pictoral glossary, S6. View more info

Forres: A Royal Burgh 1150-1975

By: Forbes, Alfred Houghton.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Moray & Nairn County Library: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006140

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in blue cloth covered boards with silver titles to spine, some light shelfwear to to edges and spine and pencil marks throughout but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 263, b&w illustrations throughout, appendix. View more info

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Portrait of the Moray Firth.

By: Graham, Cuthbert.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Robert Hale: 1977

Seller ID: 006866

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, price-clipped otherwise in Very Good condition. In a clear archival wrapper. Some mild spotting to the top edge text block. With pp242, with b&w illustrations, map, bibliography and index. With previous owner's bookplate. Portrait of the Moray Firth View more info

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En Kin Ee Mine Es? More Memories of Growing Up in 1930's Buckie.

By: Harrison, Isabel.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Moray District Council: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003677

Condition: Near Fine


Stapled booklet with card covers, some very slight shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition. A collection of poetry in the Doric. View more info

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Good Maister William Elphinstone.

By: Harvey, G. Rowntree.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: The Moray Press.: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005288

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with cloth covered boards, green titles to front board and spine, light shelfwear to top and bottom of spine and some foxing to pages but otherwise in Very good condition. First edition, pp 50 Good Maister William Elphinstone: A chronicle play in ten scenes. View more info

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Moray Firth Ships and Trade in the Ninteenth Century

By: Ian Hustwick

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Scottish Cultural Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007165

ISBN: 1898218056

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers, some very light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp x,171, b&w illustrations, maps and graphs, bibliography, appendices, index. View more info

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Dearest Brother: Lauderdale, Tweeddale and Scottish Politics, 1660-1674

By: Lee, Maurice

Price: £15.00

Publisher: John Donald Short Run Press: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003351

ISBN: 190656616X

Condition: As New


Hardcover, As New condition. First edition, b&w illustrations, index.Providing the first detailed account of the course of Scottish politics during the reign of Charles II, this history focuses on the years from 1667 to 1673-when, for the only time in the Restoration era, Scottish political leaders were able to make policy for Scotland with minimal interference from London. Based on the unpublished correspondence written by secretary of state John Maitland, earl of Lauderdale, his chief agent in Edinburgh, John Hay, earl of Tweeddale, and Sir Robert Moray-King Charles's fellow chemist and clos... View more info

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Fisherman's Map of Salmon Pools on the River Deveron.

By: Lewis, John R.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: ., Waverly Press.: 0

Seller ID: 21

Condition: New


Researched and edited by Dr. John R. Lewis of Cults. Folding map showing all of the beats and their salmon pools from the Moray Firth to the Cabrach. S3. View more info

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Fisherman's Map of Salmon Pools of the River Spey.

By: Lewis, John R.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: ., Waverly Press.: 0

Seller ID: 003294

Condition: New


Researched and edited by Dr. John R. Lewis of Cults. Folding map showing all of the beats and their salmon pools from the Moray Firth to the Cabrach. S3. View more info

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Mammal Atlas of North-East Scotland and The Cairngorms

By: Littlewood, Nick; Chapman, Paul; Francis, Ian; Roberts, Glen; Robinson, Annie; Sideris, Konstantinos

Price: £15.00

Publisher: NESBReC: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100021

ISBN: 1526206692

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New Book. First edition, pp 183, colour illustrations and maps, references, annex, index. The Mammal Atlas of North-East Scotland and the Cairngorms is a new publication published by NESBReC in Spring 2017. It is a fully-illustrated atlas that maps the 43 mammals that have been recorded in Aberdeenshire, Aberdeen City, Moray and the Cairngorms National Park using 77,592 records from 1,472 observers from all over the area and beyond. The total area covered is 11,629 km2, which is around 15% of Scotland’s land area. It tells some fascinating stories of the many ... View more info

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The Buried Barony.

By: MacGregor, Alasdair Alpin.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Robert Hale, 1949.: 1949

Seller ID: 519

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, in purple cloth cover, with gilt lettering, no dustwrapper, with previous owner's name on front end page, fading to the spine. With frontispiece photograph of a painting of the Culbin Sands in the Moray Firth. This book describes some of the less well known areas of Scotland, including Culbin Sands, Rothiemurchus, Kirk Yetholm, Corrieyarrick S8. View more info

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Poems by David James Mackenzie.

By: Mackenzie, David James.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Gowans and Gray: 1920

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 004913

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, Limited to 500 copies, blue cloth spine and cardboard covers, gilt titles on spine. Poems by David James Mackenzie. View more info

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Pure Wine or in Vino Sanitas.

By: McLaren, Moray.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Alistair Campbell: 1965

Seller ID: 004876

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card covers in very good condition. Unclipped dust wrapper with some slight darkening and edge wear otherwise in Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations by Edinburgh artist Rendell Wells. covered in a clear archival wrapper. View more info

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The Pageant of Morayland.

By: Ritchie, J.B.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Moravian Press Ltd.: 1953

Seller ID: 006465

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in light blue cloth covers, in Very Good condition, with previous owner's name and stamp, with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. In a clear wrapper. With pp244 Local history and lore of Morayshire. View more info

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The Lum Hat Wantin' the Croon and Other Poems.

By: Rorie, David.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Moray Press, 1935.: 1935

Seller ID: 454

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, complete with slightly marked dustwrapper but otherwise in very good condition. Pp128, with contents pages, notes and glossary.Poems in the Scots language by David Rorie. S9. View more info

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Moray Coast Railways: Exploring the Remains and Environs of the Great North of Scotland and Highland Railways in Moarayshire and Banffshire

By: Rosemary Burgess; Robert Kinghorn

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Aberdeen Univ Pr: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006806

ISBN: 0080379702

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, slight creasing to front cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 153, b&w illustrations and diagrams. View more info