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Image for The Deeside Field: Number 8.

The Deeside Field: Number 8.

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Deeside Field Club: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006628

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated paper covers(21x14cm), some light sunning but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 80 plus several pages of advertisments at either end, b&w illustrations. Various articles concerning the Deeside Field Club. S29. View more info

The Book of the Braemar Gathering,1968.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1968.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 558

Condition: Very Good


Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 276, lvi including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. In very good condition. (The usual ragged edges are due to the oversized paper wraps). Articles include: The 150th Anniversary Braemar Gathering; Mountain Guides of Upper Deeside, by Colin Gibson; Scotland Down Under, by Derek Peel; A Garden on Deeside, by Elizabeth Adair; Balmoral's Neighbours: a Poem, by George M. Leys; Mountain Safety, by B.H. Humble; 'T... View more info

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Memories Aberdeen: A Hidden Archive Uncovered

By: "Aberdeen Press and Journal"

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Breedon Books Publishing Co Ltd: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004571

ISBN: 1859831958

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 166, b&w photographs throughout, subscribers list. 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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Aberdeen County Council Education Committee Progress Report 1973 - 1975.

By: Aberdeen County Council.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Aberdeen County Council.: 1975

Seller ID: 005303

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover in illustrated covers. With b&w illustrations, pp126 and index. Progress Report of the Aberdeen County Council Education Committee. View more info

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Springs in the Sea.

By: Adair, Elizabeth.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Herald Press: 1994

Seller ID: 004931

Condition: Very Good


Softcover with some rubbing and slight shelf wear, otherwise Very Good. Signed by the Author, with dedication. First edition. pp119, b & w illustrations. View more info

Six Buchan Villages.

By: Aitken, Margaret.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Buchan Observer, 1978.: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005710

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with card covers, in very good condition, name of previous owner pencilled in on first page. Scarce title, first edition, signed by author, Pp 74, with b&w photographs. A history of six Buchan villages including Boddam, Bullers O' Buchan, Cruden Bay, Oldcastle and Collieston. S5. View more info

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Six Buchan Villages.

By: Aitken, Margaret.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: The Buchan Observer, 1978.: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 429

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with card covers, in very good condition, name of previous owner pencilled in on first page. Scarce title, first edition. Pp 74, with b&w photographs. A history of six Buchan villages including Boddam, Bullers O' Buchan, Cruden Bay, Oldcastle and Collieston. S5. View more info

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Riches to Rags.

By: Alcock, I.C.N.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Sauchenyard Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006220

Condition: Fine


Softcover in Fine condition. First edition, with b&w illustrations by Diana E. Brown. With pp 218. The story of a stockbroker who turned to farming in North-East Scotland. View more info

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Poetry of Northeast Scotland.

By: Alison, James.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1976

Seller ID: 006942

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. With pp178. Poetry of North-east Scotland. View more info

Them That Live the Longest: More from the North-East Farm.

By: Allan, Charlie.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2010. 9781841588902: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1310

ISBN: 1841588903

Condition: As New


Hardback with dustwrapper, in MINT condition. First edition, with pp272, b&w illustrations, postscript and index. In this, the sequel to the successful The Truth Tells Twice, Charlie Allan continues the story of his family farm and surrounding community in the North-east of Scotland, as the running of the farm comes under his guidance. Filled with the same warmth and humour as its prequel, Them that Live the Longest explores the changing face of farming in the latter half of the 20th century, as well as examining the varied life of Charlie Allan himself - from teaching economics in economics i... View more info

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North-East Lowlands of Scotland.

By: Allan, John R.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Yeadon's 2009. 9781841588308: 2009

Edition: Modern Reprint

Seller ID: 1309

ISBN: 184158830X

Condition: As New


Hardback with dustwrapper, in MINT condition. Originally published in 1952 by Robert Hale. With pp263, b&w illustrations, map and index. This edition includes an introduction by John R. Allan's son, Charlie Allan, well known in the North-east and beyond as a farmer, writer and ballad singer.This is the classic introduction to the North-east, from the North Esk to John o' Groats, written with the passion and understanding of a man born and bred there. John R. Allan's informative yet intimate account of the area paints a vibrant picture of this fascinating part of Scotland. Fishing and farming... View more info

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Green Heritage.

By: Allan, John R.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Ardo Publishing Company, 1991. 095184640X: 1991

Seller ID: 302

ISBN: 095184640X

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, no dustwrapper as issued. Gold lettering on green cover. Foreword by Charles Calder, Dept. of English, University of Aberdeen. Editorial Note, prologue, and glossary. S5. View more info

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The Goodwife at Home: Footdee in the 18th Century.

By: Allardyce, Mrs. Forgue

Price: £25.00

Publisher: William Smith & Sons.: 1918

Seller ID: 005294

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in cellophane cover. First edition, 1918. With some shelf wear and large tear in the title page, otherwise in Very Good condition, pp45. With b&w illustrations. With frontispiece drawing of an Aberdeen fishing lass, colourized. The Goodwife at Home: Footdee in the 18th Century.With the song 'Fiar in Kinrara' View more info

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Fae Rosehearty tae Fittie.

By: Anderson, Donald.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Self Published: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004624

Condition: Near Fine


Large illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 306, colour and b&w illustrations throughout. An illustrated look at the histories of North East fishing villages 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

Image for Looking Back: A Collection of Photographs and Historical Images, with Comments and Thoughts, Gathered by the Author Over a Lifetime.

Looking Back: A Collection of Photographs and Historical Images, with Comments and Thoughts, Gathered by the Author Over a Lifetime.

By: Anderson, Donald.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Self Published: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004625

Condition: Near Fine


Large illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 273, colour and b&w illustrations throughout. An illustrated look at the histories of Peterhead Whaling and North East fishing villages. 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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The Lochnagar Collection: 308 Original Compositions.

By: Anderson, Paul.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Highland Music Trust, 2009. 9780955930621: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1400

ISBN: 0955930626

Condition: As New


Paperback, in Mint condition. First edition, pp viii, 128, b&w illustrations, index. A collection of fiddle sheet music by the fiddler Paul Anderson. S22. View more info

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Charters Relating to the Burgh of Aberdeen.

By: Anderson, Peter John.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press, 1890.: 0

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 654

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition. Green cloth covers. SCARCE COPY, FIRST EDITION. Number 320 of 500 copies printed. With frontispiece illustration of King William the Lion's Charter to the Burgesses of Aberdeen. With fold-out map of Aberdeen at the rear. Ppxxxv, 466. S7. Charters Relating to the Burgh of Aberdeen. S11. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, PLEASE CONTACT US BY EMAIL BEFORE ORDERING FOR A POSTAGE QUOTE. View more info

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Images of Aberdeen.

By: Anderson, Raymond.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Breedon Books, 2004. 1859834426: 2004

Edition: 3rd Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 2447

ISBN: 1859834426

Condition: Near Fine


Softcover, in Near Fine condtion, Signed By Author. Third edition, pp 190, b&w photographs. A photographic look at Aberdeen throughout the years. S30. View more info

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John Fyfe: One Hundred and Fifty Years, 1846-1996.

By: Ango, A. C & Downie, Duncan A.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Time Pieces Publications: 1996

Seller ID: 005530

ISBN: 1899966013

Condition: Fine


Softback, 21 x 21 ", in Fine condition. With b&w illustrations, With foreword of John M Hume, Managing director. Frontispiece portrait of John Fyfe, by John Singer Sargent from the City of Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums Collection. The story of John Fyfe and the quarrying industry. View more info

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Voices from Their Ain Countrie: The Poems of Marion Angus and Violet Jacob (ASLS Annual Volumes)

By: Angus, Marion; Jacob, Violet

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Association for Scottish Literary Studies: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004814

ISBN: 0948877758

Condition: As New


Hardcover in As New condition with As New dustwrapper. First edition, pp xi, 402, glossary, bibliography. The year 2006 marks the 60th anniversary of the deaths of two major 20th-century Scottish poets: Marions Angus and Violet Jacob. Both women hailed from the North-East of Scotland, and both produced poetry coloured by the voices and music of the region - although they also drew on influences from across Europe and beyond. Serious and whimsical, radical and emotional, the poetry of Angus and Jacob continues to enthrall. More than 200 poems are included in this comprehensive anthology, and ... View more info