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Image for Description Of & Guide to Jasper Park.

Description Of & Guide to Jasper Park.

By: N/A

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of the Interior: 1917

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004720

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, cloth covered card with gilt title and motif to front cover, top edge gilt, some slight marking and wear to cloth; slight rubbing to top and bottom of spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition 1917, pp 97, numerous b&w photographic illustrations included in text. Appendix A lists trips of interest from Jaspar and Appendix B lists place names and heights of mountains; 5 page index, b&w map as frontis, also contains a poem written by Arthur Conan Doyle at Jasper Park in 1914, no inscriptions and overall a scarce item in Very Good condition. 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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The Living Cairngorms: A Photo Essay Inspired by Nan Shepherd's Books 'The Living Mountain'

By: Addy, Anke

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100035

ISBN: 1999988213

Condition: New


Oblong hardcover, New. First edition, pp 144, colour illustrations throughout. A Photo Essay by Anke Addy Inspired by Nan Shepherd's Books 'The Living Mountain' View more info

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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When The Alps Cast Their Spell: Mountaineers of the Alpine Golden Age.

By: Braham, Trevor.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: The In Pinn, Neil Wilson Publishing, 2004. 1903238749: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2026

ISBN: 1903238749

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condtion, complete with dust wrapper, also in Very Good condtion. First edition, with colour and b&w illustrations, pp314, notes to chapters, list of Alpine first ascents, map endpapers and index. The sport of mountaineering was pioneered 150 years ago by a diverse cross-section of Victorians, following in the footsteps of earlier local explorers who ventured into the upper regions of ice and snow in search of game and minerals. By the early years of the 19th century, a growing interest in the study of geological and glaciological phenomena attracted scientific interest ... View more info

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Thr Cairngorm Mountains as Seen from Aviemore Railway Station.

By: Cash, C.G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: John Richardson: 0

Seller ID: 006524

Condition: Very Good


A six panel folding panorama illustration of the peaks of the Cairngorms from the Railway station at Aviemore. 50x15cm 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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Julian Cooper - Earthly Powers: Paintings of a Sacred Mountain and Forgotten Quarries

By: Cooper, Julian

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Art Space Gallery: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005552

ISBN: 0954962389

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Fine condition. First edition, Signed by Author, pp 30, colour illustrations throughout. Scarce Signed copy. View more info

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Cliffs of Fall.

By: Cooper, Julian.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Art Space Gallery: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005548

ISBN: 095285029x

Condition: Near Mint


Illustrated card covers in Near Mint condition. First Edition, Signed by Author, pp 22, colour illustrations. 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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A Bobby on Ben Macdhui: Life and death on the Braes o' Mar.

By: Duff, John.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Leopard Magazine Publishing, 2008. 9780953453436: 2008

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 8

ISBN: 095345343X

Condition: New


Paperback in New condition; pages xv, 160. New and extended version of the original 2001 edition. Double page map and many B&W illustrations. Highlights the policing and mountain rescue aspects of being a bobby in the Cairngorm highlands. View more info

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Between the Woods and the Water.

By: Fermor, Patrick Leigh.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: The Folio Society: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006333

Condition: Fine


Hardback in illustrated cloth boards, in Fine condition, in green slip case, also in Fine condition. First edition Folio. Illustrated by Mary Kuper. On foot to Constantinople: The Middle Danube to the Iron Gates. The journey of Partick Leigh Fermor from the Hook of Holland to Constantinople. The book describes his encounters of people and cultures in Romania and Hungary and reconstructs a world of mountains and plains. View more info

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The Charm of the Hills.

By: Gordon, Seton.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Cassell & Co. Ltd.: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005591

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original brown cloth covered boards, gilt titles to front board and spine, gilt and blue design to front board and spine, some minor wear to edges, corners and hinges, some browning to verso of half title page presumably from an old newspaper cutting, some light foxing throughout but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xiv, 248, b&w plates throughout, index. The second of Seton Gordon's books, written in Aboyne, Aberdeenshire. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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John Thomson's Atlas of Scotland, 1832

By: John Thomson

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2008

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 006190

ISBN: 1841586870

Condition: New


Very large hardcover in slipcase (450mmx290mm), New. Limited edition, pp 176, 58 double page maps, illustrated throughout. Publisher's description: In 1832 John Thomson published the first large-scale atlas of Scotland organised by county. Not only did this provide an invaluable and accurate picture of Scotland prior to the Clearances but it also marked out this Atlas as a highly significant milestone in the history of mapping. Thomson's Atlas of Scotland was the first since Blaeu's famous publication to map the land from accurate surveys and collected information. He announced that: 'the N... View more info

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John Thomson's Atlas of Scotland, 1832 (No Slipcase)

By: John Thomson

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2008

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 006409

ISBN: 1841586870

Condition: New


Very large hardcover, No Slipcase (450mmx290mm), New. Limited edition, pp 176, 58 double page maps, illustrated throughout. Publisher's description: In 1832 John Thomson published the first large-scale atlas of Scotland organised by county. Not only did this provide an invaluable and accurate picture of Scotland prior to the Clearances but it also marked out this Atlas as a highly significant milestone in the history of mapping. Thomson's Atlas of Scotland was the first since Blaeu's famous publication to map the land from accurate surveys and collected information. He announced that: 'the ... View more info

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Mind Has Mountains

By: Julian Cooper

Price: £30.00

Publisher: The Wordsworth Trust: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005553

ISBN: 1870787811

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, one crease on front cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, Signed by Author, pp ix, 47, fold out colour illustrations, includes four card prints of the artists works. View more info

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Mountains and Rivers: Dee Valley Poems from Source to Sea.

By: Lawrie, Brian.

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Malfranteaux Concepts: 2015

Seller ID: 003787

Condition: New


Mountains and Rivers: Dee Valley Poems from Source to Sea. Dedicated to all those who defend the wild places of the earth. View more info

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The Old Ways: A Journey On Foot.

By: Macfarlane, Robert.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton: 2012

Seller ID: 007097

ISBN: 0241143810

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. With clear archival wrapper, 10th impression, with pp434, colour map of the South of England on FEP, and map of North of Scotland on the back. with b&w illustrations. Author of the Mountains of the Mind and The Wild Places. In "The Old Ways" Robert Macfarlane sets off from his Cambridge home to follow the ancient tracks, holloways, drove - roads and sea paths that form part of a vast network of routes criss-crossing the British landscape and its waters, and connecting them to the continents beyond. The re... View more info

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Caleb's List: Climbing the Scottish Mountains Visible from Arthur's Seat

By: MacInnes, Kellan

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Luath Press Ltd: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004204

ISBN: 1908373539

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 319, b&w illustrations in text and colour plates, appendices, bibliography. View more info

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Guide to Bennachie.

By: Mackay, James R.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Forestry Commission and the Baillies of Bennachie, 1980. 0900323450: 1980

Seller ID: 545

ISBN: 0900323450

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers. pp24, with introduction, map of the area inside rear flap, list of references. Guide to Bennachie and surrounding area with map of the area. View more info