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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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Ford Tractor Conversions: The Story of County, DOE, Chaseside, Northrop, Muir-hill, Matbro & Bray: The Story of County Doe, Chaseside, Northrop, Muir-Hill, Matro and Bray

By: Gibbard, Stuart

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Old Pond Publishing Ltd: 2003

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 003330

ISBN: 1903366429

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with illustrated and laminated boards, some slight shelfwear to laminated boards (no dustwrapper as issued) and some slight marking to prelims but otherwise in Very Good condition. Inscription to verso of ffep. Second edition, colour and b&w illustrations throughout, index. 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

The History of Orkney Literature.

By: Hall, Simon W.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: John Donald, 2010. 9781906566210: 2010

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 1878

ISBN: 1906566216

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in Very Good condition. Reprinted edition, pp x, 224, with b&w illustrations, notes, bibliography and index. Since the middle ages, Orkney has proved remarkable for the volume and the quality of its literary output. From the skalds and sagamen of the Viking age, through to the colourful folklorists, polemicists and translators of the Victorian era, and the internationally acclaimed poets and novelists of the twentieth century, Orkney has continually and self-consciously developed a unique literary culture of its own. This clearly defined artistic territory resembles a sub-nation at t... View more info

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Dr. M'Adam Muir's Ministry and Labours in the High Church Parish 1896-1915.

By: Henderson, John.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1925

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005926

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original maroon cloth covered boards with gilt titles and seal, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 226, b&w illustrations, roll of honour. Dr. M'Adam Muir's Ministry and Labours in the High Church Parish 1896-1915. View more info

Image for The History of Scotland; from 21 February, 1436 to March, 1565. In which are contained Accounds of many remarkable Passages altogether differing from our other Historians; and many Facts are related, either concealed by some or omitted by others.

The History of Scotland; from 21 February, 1436 to March, 1565. In which are contained Accounds of many remarkable Passages altogether differing from our other Historians; and many Facts are related, either concealed by some or omitted by others.

By: Lindesay, Robert.

Price: £500.00

Publisher: Mr. Baskett and Company: 1728

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006354

Condition: Very Good


Original full leather binding with six raised bands to spine, tooling to leather boards, title label missing from spine but indentation present "Pitsgo History", 7cm piece missing from base of spine to after the first raised band, head of spine rubbed and chipped, front and rear hinges split 13cm down at front and 5cm to rear (see photographs), corners and edges rubbed and bumped, rough cut pages, some with small tears and finger marks throughout but otherwise in Very Good condition commensurate with age. First edition, pp xviii, 239. Previous owners names written in contemporary hand... 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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George Crowninshield's Yacht, Cleopatra's Barge and a Catalogue of the Francis B. Crowninshield Gallery.

By: Whitehill, Walter Muir

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Salem MA, Peabody Museum: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005619

Condition: Near Fine


Red card covers with title label on front cover, some light shelfwear to bottom edge but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xxi, 68, 32 plates to rear. View more info