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A Book of the Parish of Deir.

By: N/A

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Free Press Office: 1896

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003909

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original cloth covered boards with black text and red design, endpapers browned. First edition, pp 104, frontis with tissue guard, b&w illustrations . View more info

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The Statistical Accounts of Birse Parish 1792, 1842, 1950.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Birse Community Trust: 2001

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 005644

ISBN: 0953675327

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers in Very Good condition. Limited Edition of 750, pp vii, 55. Statistical Account of Birse. View more info

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Proceedings of The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Volume LXXXVI 1951-1952

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005689

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in quarter cloth binding with paper covered boards, some light shelfwear but in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 238, b&w illustrations, fold out illustrations, index. Contents include: Report on the Partial Excavation of a Broch at Sae Breck, Esha Ness, in the parish of Northmaven, Shetland, Re-Excavation of the Chambered Cairn of Quoyness, Sanday, on behalf of the Ministry of Works, Scottish Medieval Pottery: the Bothwell Castle Collection, Early Textiles Found in Scotland View more info

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People and Places in Newmachar, Past and Present.

By: Bridges, Roy.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Parish of Newmachar Community Council, 2001. 0954070100: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1040

ISBN: 0954070100

Condition: Very Good


Paperback with very slight shelfwear, otherwise in Near Fine condition. First editio, pp xvi, 224, with b&w illustrations, preface by Robert Loughridge, appendix and list of sources. With map of the Parish of Newmachar. This book is the first history of the area, with testimonies from present and former residents. S16. View more info

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Strange Things: Father Allan, Ada Goodrich Freer and the Second Sight

By: Campbell, Trevor John Lorne

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2006

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 003349

ISBN: 1841584584

Condition: As New


Illustrated card covers in As New condition. New edition, b&w illustrations, appendices, index. The supernatural has always played a prominent part of the life and culture of the Scottish Highlands and Islands, with ghosts, seers and second-sight featuring in countless stories and in the collective memory of the people. In the late 1890s, Fr Allan McDonald, parish priest of the island of Eriskay in the Outer Hebrides, made a collection of such stories which he entitled "Strange Things". View more info

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A History of Redgorton Parish

By: Cooke, A.J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: University of Dundee: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006659

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear and rubbing but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 62, b&w illustrations, references, appendix. View more info

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Education in the Eighteenth Century: Parish of Peterculter, Aberdeenshire.

By: Cormack, Alexander Allan.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Banffshire Journal: 1965

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 003945

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet with orange card covers in Very Good condition. Limited edition of 100 (29), pp 71, b&w illustrations. View more info

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Newhills: The Annals of the Parish.

By: Cruickshank, James.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Henry Munro, 1934.: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1238

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in Very Good condition, no dust jacket. First edition, pp 68, b&w plates and a fold out map to rear, index. The history of a Parish in Aberdeen. S20. View more info

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Minutes and Proceedings of the Deeside District Council 1931 - 32.

By: Deeside District Council (County of Aberdeen)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: G. Cornwall & Sons: 1932

Seller ID: 003757

Condition: Good+


Slight shelf wear. Large format in green boards with gilt lettering on spine. With index, tables and appendices. Minutes and proceedings of the Deeside District Committee. (County of Aberdeen) Contents: Braemar Special Districts, Churchyards and Burial Grounds, Ballater Hospital, Learney Hall and Park Torphins, Lumphanan Parish Hall, Torphins Pleasure Park, Polhollick Bridge, Gordon Bridge Cambus O'May, and more. View more info

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Falkland Parish Church

By: Duncan, Sandy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003289

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated covers. SCARCE COPY. With b&w illustrations. A history of Falkland Parish Church. S2. 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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The Companion to Churches.

By: Friar, Stephen.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The History Press, 2011.: 2011

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2920

Condition: Fine


Paperback with illustrated card covers, in Fine condition. Reprint of 2003 2nd edition, pp ix, 517, b&w illustrations, index. Stephen Friar's Companion covers all aspects of English parish churches: architecture, fittings and furniture, decorative and allegorical features, stained glass, monuments, brasses and effigies, traditions and folklore, parochial and vestry administration, and the role of the parish church in the history of a community. The book is arranged alphabetically and consists of substantial primary entries on major features. S31.POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1... View more info

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The History of Methlick Parish Church.

By: Haddow, Angus H.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Angus Haddow: 0

Seller ID: 007149

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated card covers, in Very Good condition. With pp 86, b&w illustrations. The History of Methlick Parish Church. 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

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The Book of Arran: Archaeology

By: J. A. Balfour

Price: £175.00

Publisher: The Arran Society of Glasgow/Kilbrannan Publishing: 1982

Seller ID: 004919

ISBN: 0907939023

Condition: Fine


Two volumes complete. VERY SCARCE. Originally published by the Arran Society of Glasgow, 1910; this edition by Kilbrannan Publishing Ltd, Brodick, Isle of Arran, 1982. Volume 1: Archaeology, ppxiv, 295, plus 54 pages of plates and numerous b&w illustrations in text. Publisher's book plate tipped in at front stating that this is No.324 of a limited edition of 1000. Fold-out map to illustrate the antiquities on the Island of Arran loosely inserted at rear. (not called for) Chapters: Introduction: The building-up of the island by Sir Archibald Geikie. Prehistoric period: The sepulchral remains.... View more info

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Glass Aberdeenshire: The Story of a Parish.

By: James Godsman.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Alex P. Reid & Son: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005235

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in light red covers with gilt lettering, in Very Good condition. With dust wrapper in Very Good condition, in an archival wrapper. First edition, Signed and dated by author on fep, b&w illustrations, with pp259, with fold-out map of the area to the rear, with index. The story of the parish of Glass. Chapters include Geological History, Prehistoric Times, The River Deveron. Beldorney Castle, The Ecclesiastical History of the Parish of Glass, Schools and School Masters of the Parish, and much more. View more info

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A Portrait of the Parish of Foveran.

By: Jones, Janet.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: South Minnes Publications: 2005

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 007045

ISBN: 0955081408

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover 30 x 21cm in Very Good condition, with pp176, b&w illustrations. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, with map of the area.With inscription to a previous owner View more info

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A Portrait of the Parish of Foveran.

By: Jones, Janet.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: South Minnes Publications: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 007191

ISBN: 0955081408

Condition: Fine


Large softcover 30 x 21cm in Very Good condition, with pp176, b&w illustrations. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, with map of the area. With previous owner's signature. View more info

A Deeside Kirk.

By: Kemp, Rev. A.L.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: W.&W. Lindsay, 1933.: 1933

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1098

Condition: Very Good


Book in brown wrappers with title, author and list of contributors. Some fading to the spine but o/w in very good condition. First edition SCARCE COPY, pp82, with 42 advertising pages, b&w illustrations. A history of Birse Parish Church & area. S17. View more info

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Glitter of Mica.

By: Kesson, Jessie.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1963

Seller ID: 006329

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green covers with gilt titles, in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, price-clipped, otherwise also in Very Good condition, in a clear, archival wrapper. Fiction set in rural Aberdeenshire. Glitter of Mica tells the story of Caldwell, an isolated Scottish farming community. The changing fortun es of the parish over thirty years are seen through the eyes of the Riddel family. View more info