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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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Old Inverugie: A Lecture Delivered to the Peterhead Mutual Improvement Society.

By: Boyd, William.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: W.L.Taylor.: 1885

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005031

Condition: Good+


Hardback with red leather covers, gilt title, all edge gilt, with some rubbing to the cover, otherwise in Very Good condition.With real b&w photographs by J. Chivas, tissue guarded. First edition, VERY SCARCE. Old Inverugie and its associations, Social, Domestic and Political; with legends and local sketches, connecting the old times with the new. Photographs include: the Marshal Keith Statue, Ravenscraig, Gateway of Inverugie Castle, Inverugie Castle, Dowcatt, In... View more info

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Old Inverugie: A Lecture Delivered to the Peterhead Mutual Improvement Society.

By: Boyd, William.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: W.L.Taylor.: 1885

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005030

Condition: Good+


Hardback with red leather covers, gilt title, all edge gilt, with some rubbing to the cover and a bit missing at the bottom of the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition.With real b&w photographs by J. Chivas, tissue guarded. First edition, VERY SCARCE. Old Inverugie and its associations, Social, Domestic and Political; with legends and local sketches, connecting the old times with the new. Photographs include: the Marshal Keith Statue, Ravenscraig, Gateway of I... View more info

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The City and its Worlds: Aspects of Aberdeen's History since 1794.

By: Brotherstone, Terry & Withrington, Donald.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Cruithne Press 1996. 1873448120: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 53

ISBN: 1873448120

Condition: Fine


First edition paperback in fine condition with just slight shelfwear. Pp 244, b&w illustrations and photos. Thirteen studies explore different aspects of the physical, socio-political and cultural expansion- and explosion- which characterised city development in the nineteenth century. Edited by Brotherstone, Terry & Withrington, Donald. S2. View more info

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On Some Antiquities in the Neighbourhood of Dunecht House, Aberdeenshire.

By: Browne, G.F.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1921.: 1921

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 891

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with quarter leather binding and top edge gilt, Very Good condition with some fading. First edition, pp 170, LXIII, 63 b&w plates. A catalogue of antiquities in the surrounding area of Dunecht House. S13. 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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Where the Land Meets the Sea.

By: Bryan, Tom, Gualtieri, Orlando.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Aberdeenshire Council, 1997. 1901275019: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2457

ISBN: 1901275019

Condition: Very Good


A4 size with illustrated paper covers, in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 62, b&w photographs throughout. A collection of photographs of the North-East of Scotland with accompanied by poems by local authors. S30. View more info

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The Peterhead Whaling Trade.

By: Buchan, Alex R.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Buchan Field Club, 1993. 0951273612: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1427

ISBN: 0951273612

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback with laminated card covers, in Very Good+ condition. First edition, pp 80, 27 b&w illustrations and 7 tables, glossary of whaling terms. S23. View more info

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Annals of Peterhead from its Foundation to the Present Time Including an Account of The Rise, Progress, Improvements, Shipping, Manufacturing, Commerce, Trade, Wells, Baths &c. of the Town.

By: Buchan, P.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Peterhead, Auchwedden Press: 1819

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005671

Condition: Good


Hardcover in original printed paper covered boards, boards are worn, spine split, front board loose but still holding, lacks multi folding frontis but other 4 plates present, roughcut pages, a Good reading copy of this Scarce title. Presumed First edition, ppxii, 144, b&w plates. View more info

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Heirskip '91: The Buchan Heritage Society.

By: Buchan, Peter.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Buchan Heritage Society.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 582

Condition: Very Good


Large stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, in very good condition. First edition, pp42, with b&w illustrations and advertising. With index. Collection of stories, local folk tales and poems, set in and around Buchan. S8. View more info

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An Historical and Authentic Account of the Ancient and Noble Family of Keith, Earls Marichal of Scotland.

By: Buchan, Peter.

Price: £195.00

Publisher: G. & W.B. Whittaker, 1820.: 1820

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1959

Condition: Very Good


An historical and authentic account of the ancient and noble family of Keith, Earls Marichal of Scotland : from their origin in Germany, down to 1778: including a narrative of the military atchievements of James Francis Edward Keith, Field-Marshal in Prussia, &c.; also, a full and circumstantial account of all the attainted Scottish noblemen, who lost their titles and estates in 1715 and 1745, for their adherence to the Stuart cause. Hardback, private binding, green quar... View more info

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Heirskip '87: The Buchan Heritage Society.

By: Buchan, Peter.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: The Buchan Heritage Society, 1987.: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 995

Condition: Very Good


Large stapled booklet in very good condition. First edition, with pp. 40. With b&w illustrations and music scores, stories, verse and articles set in and around the Buchan area. S15. View more info

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A Taezali Tippence: Selected Poems in Doric & English from a North East Loon.

By: Buchan, William.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Taezali Publishing House, 1996.: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 428

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with card covers, in very good condition. First edition, with a dedication which reads: 'Merry Christmas '99, fae a North East quine fae her green across bye. 'Pp31, with a b&w photo of the author on the back end paper. Poems fae a North east Loon. Poems include The sodjers, Twa Aal Freens, The Baggy and more. S5. View more info

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Aberdeens Around the World: Recollections of a Global Journey.

By: Bull, Frederick.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Scottish Cultural Press: 2004

Edition: 2nd Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006874

ISBN: 184017045X

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. With many colour and b&w illustrations. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First edition, with pp176. The Scots have been adventurers for centuries, travelling to all corners of the world. Scottish place-names can be found on every continent and ‘Aberdeen’ appears on maps from the coasts and prairies of Canada and America, to ancient China and Australia. From Aberdeen in north-east Scotland, this book takes you on a surprising journey to disco... View more info

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Territorial Soldiering in the North-East of Scotland During 1759-1814.

By: Bulloch, John Malcolm.

Price: £200.00

Publisher: New Spalding Club, 1914.: 1914

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 889

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, Very Good condition. First edition, pp lxviii, 517, Frontispiece + 1 colour plate and 1 b&w illustration, bibliography, index. This extensive volume examines Regular Regiments of the Line (1759-94); Fencible Regiments of Infantry (1778-1803); Militia - Infantry (from 1798); and a wealth of information on the various Volunteers (1794-1808). SCARCE, LIMITED TO 400 COPIES (185). Counter Shelf. View more info

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Aberdeen Three Hundred Years Ago.

By: Bulloch, John.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: D. Wyllie & Son, 1884.: 1884

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2406

Condition: Fair


Card cover with paper wraps, significant loss to spine and corners, binding exposed but still intact, some pages have staining from damp or a spill but text uneffected. First edition? pp 60, fold out map of Aberdeen, bibliography. A look at 17th century Aberdeen. S13. View more info

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The Pynours: Historical notes on an Ancient Aberdeen Craft.

By: Bulloch, John.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: J&J.P. Edmond & Spark, 1887.: 1887

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 880

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in original green covers, with gilt lettering on spine. Handmade paper. Some foxing on front and rear endpapers, and some slight foxing in the text. Previous owner's name on end paper. No dustwrapper.First edition, Limited edition of 100 copies. Frontispiece illustration of the tablet of the association of porters in the square tower Tolbooth Wynd Leith. With tissue guard. Pp 88.Historical notes on an ancient Aberdeen craft. S13. View more info

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The Kirks of Cowie and Fetteresso.

By: Burnett, Re. J. B.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: David Waldie, 1927.: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1557

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with brown leather spine. Some light staining on front cover, some light shelf wear, otherwise in very good condition. First edition, pp61, with b&w illustrations. from a lecture delivered to the Scottish Ecclesiological Society giving the history of the old and new kirks. View more info

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Drystane Dyking in Deeside: A Dyker's Notebook

By: Callander, Robin Fraser

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 1986

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 006078

ISBN: 0907184065

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Revised edition, pp 88, b&w illustrations, appendices. View more info

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Albert Road Ballater.

By: Cameron, Ian.

Price: £9.99

Publisher: Pica Design, 2010. 9780956112620: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 4

ISBN: 0956112625

Condition: New


Paperback in Mint condition; pages 72; B&W illustrations.Describes the author's views of the history and development of the area of his birth in Ballater, and outlines the life of a typical Highland village and its colourful characters. S5. View more info

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Minerals and Ancient Monuments in Royal Deeside.

By: Cameron, Ian.

Price: £9.99

Publisher: Fast-Print, 2013. 9781780356990: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1218

ISBN: 1780356994

Condition: New


Paperback, New. First edition, pp 96, colour and b&w illustrations, appendix, index. This book was written to answer the many questions I am asked about the minerals to be found in the local rocks.It goes on to explore how the Deesiders drew on the limestone and peat to sustain their existence, and finally, used the skyline of Lochnagar to predict mid-winter and the promise of another spring.Strathspey music composition by Paul Anderson and foreword by Adam Welfare of th... View more info