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Image for A Tale of Two Burghs: the Archeology of Old and New Aberdeen.

A Tale of Two Burghs: the Archeology of Old and New Aberdeen.

By: Evans, D. H., Murray, J. C.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums, 1987. 0900017201: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 581

ISBN: 0900017201

Condition: Very Good


Large paperback in very good condition. First edition, pp 52, with colour and b&w illustrations. Brief history of the city of Aberdeen with reference to archaeological findings in the city in both its Old and New parts built around St Machar's cathedral and the port respectively. Gives insights into life in the medieval town and afterwards. S8. View more info

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Granny's Button Box: Poems and Memories.

By: Everill, Joyce.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Aberdeen District Council: 1989

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003607

Condition: Very Good


Signed Copy, SCARCE TITLE. Poetry and memories. S31. View more info

Image for North East Farming Life: A Companion to the Exhibition 'Weel Vrocht Grun'.

North East Farming Life: A Companion to the Exhibition 'Weel Vrocht Grun'.

By: Fenton, Alexander.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Aden: North East of Scotland Agricultural Heritage Centre: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005660

Condition: Fine


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, some very light shelfwear to spine but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, unpaginated but pp 30, colour illustrations. View more info

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North East Farming Life: A Companion to the Exhibition 'Weel Vrocht Grun'.

By: Fenton, Alexander.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Banff and Buchan Districrt Council.: 1987

Seller ID: 007081

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet with illustrated covers 21 x 20 cm. With pp30, (unpaginated) colour illustrations. North East Farming Life: A Companion to the Exhibition 'Weel Vrocht Grun'. View more info

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Railways of Keith and Dufftown

By: Fenwick, Keith

Price: £6.90

Publisher: Great North of Scotland Railway Association: 2013

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 003399

ISBN: 0902343254

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New. b&w illustrations. View more info

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Great North Review: Volume 39, Number152, February 2002.

By: Fenwick, Keith.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: The Journal of the Great North of Scotland Railway Association.: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006396

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated covers, in Very Good condition. First edition, with pp30, b&w illustrations. Articles include: Rail developments in the North East, Heywood at Cowlairs, Accounts of the Deeside and Deeside extension Railways, The remarkable James Samuel, Door at Kennethmont and more. View more info

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Great North Review: Volume 34, Number134, August 1997.

By: Fenwick, Keith.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: The Journal of the Great North of Scotland Railway Association.: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006408

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated covers, in Very Good condition. First edition, with pp30, b&w illustrations. Articles include: The July flood and the Aberdeen-Inverness main line, The social and economic effects of railway development in North-East Scotland, B12 Hikers, postmarks from Craigellachie, Macduff branch, View more info

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Shipwrecks of North East Scotland: 1444 - 1990.

By: Ferguson, David M.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press, 1991. 0080412173: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 600

ISBN: 0080412173

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, Very Good, First Edition, pp xii, 148, b&w illustrations, List of Illustrations, Introduction, Maps, Appendices, Bibliography, Index of Ships Wrecked, Index.Shipwrecks of North East Scotland describes shipwreck from earliest times to the present day when modern technology has all but eliminated shipping losses. S7. View more info

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Trials and Triumphs: The Gordons of Huntly in Sixteenth-Century Scotland.

By: Forbes, Anne L.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: John Donald, 2012. 9781906566524: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1877

ISBN: 1906566526

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in Very Good condition. First edition, ppx, 288. With b&w illustrations, maps and charts, postscripts, genealogies, appendices, notes, bibliography and index. With inserted errata slip. This book first traces the rise of the Gordons from minor magnates in Berwickshire to major players in the north and nationally. They reached their zenith in the person of George Gordon, 4th Earl of Huntly, during the sixteenth century. The rest of the book focuses on his family, with the parallel biographies of four of his sons and two of his daughters. Their very different stories illuminate the per... View more info

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The Christian Watt Papers.

By: Fraser, David.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd, 2004. 1841583081: 2004

Seller ID: 120

ISBN: 1841583081

Condition: Good


Paperback in good condition, with some shelfwear. Reprint edition, pp x, 253. With b&w photographs, map of the district of Buchan, appendices 1-5 and index. S3.The recollections of Christian Watt, a Fraserburgh fisherman's daughter, who was born in 1833. Hers was a life of toil and hardship and many of her relatives, including her husband and son, were lost at sea. This led to a mental breakdown at the age of forty-seven and she spent the rest of her life as a patient in the Cornhill Infirmary, Aberdeen. Her life there was enlightened and humane and she began to write down recollections of her... View more info

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Glen of the Rowan Trees.

By: Fraser, Duncan.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Standard Press, 1974.: 1974

Seller ID: 1694

Condition: Very Good


Large hardback, light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with light shelfwear, now in clear archival wrap. Second impression, pp 136, 137 b&w illustrations, index. Histories of North-East Scotland. S22. View more info

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The Bridge of Dee.

By: Fraser, G.M.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: The Bon-Accord Press, 1913.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 661

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, Very Good condition in original cloth - some foxing; No dust wrapper. Contemporary newspaper clipping tipped in. First Edition, pp 144, b&w illustrations including frontispiece. Index. Dedication from author. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. An in depth history of the Bridge of Dee. SCARCE. S6. View more info

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The Old Deeside Road: Its Course, History and Associations.

By: Fraser, G.M.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Robin Callander, 1983. 0907184006: 1983

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 597

ISBN: 0907184006

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, in Very Good condition with previous owners inscription, Reprint, pp xv, 260, b&w illustrations, Fold out map on back cover, Limited Edition of 1000 copies. S6. View more info

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The Old Deeside Road: Its Course, History, and Associations.

By: Fraser, G.M.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press,1921.: 1921

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1476

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback, linen covered boards, gilt title to spine, edges rubbed and some wear to boards but otherwise in Very Good+ condition. First edition, Presentation copy from the Aberdeen Public Library, Signed by the Author in 1932, pp xv, 260, numerous b&w photographs and fold out map to rear, index. A detailed look at the history of the Old Deeside Road. SCARCE TITLE. S23. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 2KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS MAY BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Aberdeen Street Names:Their History, Meaning and Personal Associations.

By: Fraser, G.M. & Wayte, Bryn.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Deeside Books, 2012. 9781907813047: 2012

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 115

ISBN: 1907813047

Condition: New


New paperback, republished from the original edition of 1911. Pp xviii,164, with the original b&w photographs and illustrations. It has a new introduction by Bryn Wayte, of Deeside Books. G.M. Fraser's Aberdeen Street Names is the latest in a series of rare and out of print titles to be republished by Deeside Books of Ballater. The original first edition was printed in 1911 by William Smith & Sons of the Bon-Accord Press, Aberdeen, and was one several published by this author on the local area. George Milne Fraser (1862-1938) was born in the Parish of Methlick, Aberdeenshire and started his ... View more info

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Our Buses: Past and Present: Elgin and Forres Areas.

By: Fraser, Sammy.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Moravian Press, 1983.: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 381

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated front cover, in very good condition, but with some fading to pages. Scarce first edition, pp44, with b&w photographs and illustrations, tables. The story of the development of public transport in rural North-East Scotland. S5. View more info

Image for Flight of the Paraffin Budgie: A North Sea Chronicle

Flight of the Paraffin Budgie: A North Sea Chronicle

By: Fyvie, John F.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Offshore Industry Liaison Committee: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004172

ISBN: 0952010003

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers some light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp vii, 53, b&w illustrations. View more info

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At the Edge of Empire: The Life of Thomas Blake Glover.

By: Gardiner, Michael.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2007. 9781841585444: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 633

ISBN: 1841585440

Condition: As New


Hardback in Fine condition, complete with dustwrapper, also in Fine condition. First edition, ppvii, 229. With b&w illustrations, acknowledgments, list of illustrations, list of works consulted, glossary, place names and index. Born in Aberdeenshire in 1838, Thomas Blake Glover was a widely travelled merchant and a key figure in the industrialisation of Japan. Using material which has only recently become available, Gardiner's biography of this remarkable man offers a balanced view of his legacy. S7. View more info

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Aberdeenshire and Perthshire Leaders: Social and Political.

By: Gaskell, Ernest.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Three Guineas: 1910

Seller ID: 004343

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original red half leather, red cloth covered boards and gilt trim and titles, some light shelwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, unpaginated with a full blank page between each of the articles, b&w illustrations. 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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Nemesis in the Mearns: Love, laughter, and heartache in the land of Grassic Gibbon

By: Geddes, Clarke.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Scottish Cultural Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 007152

ISBN: 1898218781

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition, with pp225. SIGNED COPY. Nemesis in the Mearns: Love, laughter, and heartache in the land of Grassic Gibbon. View more info