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Proceedings of The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Volume LXXIX 1944-1945

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005690

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in blue cloth, some light shelfwear but in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp xxxii, 189, b&w illustrations, index. Contents include:Old Windmills in Scotland, with Special Reference to the Windmill Tower at Dunbarney, Perthshire, The robes of the feudal baronage of Scotland, Opening of the Exhibition 'From the Stone Age to the '45' in the National Museum, An Unusual Cinerary Urn from Droughdool, near Dunragit, Wigtownshire. View more info

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Forestry of the 1960's in Highland Perthshire

By: Cameron, Ian.

Price: £11.99

Publisher: Fast-Print Publishing: 2018

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006446

ISBN: 1784566195

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New. First edition, Signed by Author, pp 94, colour illustrations. "The Perthshire I met in June 1962 was devoid of Motorways; steam trains still worked the branch lines and MOT tests for cars were far in the future. This story of my time with the Forestry Commission is really the sequence to my National Service in Germany that I wrote of in "Two Years" with the Pied Piper of Hamlin. Forestry was changing; coal mining was scaling down and the labour intensive pit prop market was being replaced by the need for the more easily available mechanised pulp woo... View more info

Image for Aberdeenshire and Perthshire Leaders: Social and Political.

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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The Minister's Wife.

By: Gordon, Huntly.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1978. 0710088469: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 508

ISBN: 0710088469

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, complete with dustwrapper in very good condition. First edition, with previous owner's name in pencil on front end paper. Pp 216. Huntly Gordon, the youngest son of the minister's wife, was born in a Perthshire manse some eighty years ago. Now in his retirement, he looks back to his own upbringing and a way of life long-past, yet still within the stretch of memory. Olga, his mother, is at the centre of the story and it is around her that this all too brief history of a Scottish middle-class family revolves. Mr Gordon writes: 'Since 1914, when I was a lazy sixte... View more info

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Lost Perthshire

By: Lindsay, Ann

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Birlinn: 2011

Seller ID: 003346

ISBN: 1841585572

Condition: As New


With b&w illustrations and map on inside cover. View more info

Image for Atholl and Gowrie North Perthshire: A Historical Guide.

Atholl and Gowrie North Perthshire: A Historical Guide.

By: MacGregor, Lindsay J.& Oram, Richard.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2000. 1841580295: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 92

ISBN: 1841580295

Condition: As New


First edition paperback, in As New condition. Pp xv, 265, with b&w illustrations, maps and plates, bibliography and further reading. A historical guide to Perthshire in chronological order from prehistoric times to the present day. S3 View more info

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Out of Atholl: Voices from the Shadow of Schiehallion.

By: Robertson, James Irvine.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd, 2008. 9781841587660: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 640

ISBN: 1841587664

Condition: Fine


Paperback, Fine, First Edition, Pp ix, 206, Bibliography, Index, Based on the chance survival of documents covering generations of a family from Highland Perthshire, 'Out Of Atholl' is a remarkable domestic saga, set against the backdrop of real political turmoil. S7. View more info

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The Cathedral of Dunkeld, Perthshire: Official Guide.

By: Simpson, Margaret E. B.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1938.: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 389

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, in very good condition, with previous owner's signature on front end page. First edition, with pp 23, With fold-out map of the cathedral's layout, with b&w photographs. The history of the cathedral of Dunkeld. S5. View more info

Image for The Heartland: The alphabetical, place-by-place guide to Stirlingshire, Perthshire, and Clackmannanshire.

The Heartland: The alphabetical, place-by-place guide to Stirlingshire, Perthshire, and Clackmannanshire.

By: Tranter, Nigel.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, 1971.: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1321

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, complete with dustwrapper, with small nicks in top left hand corner and on spine, but otherwise in very good condition, encased in a clear archival wrapper. First edition, in the Queen's Scotland series, with pp x, 293. With list of towns and villages; a map of Perth, Stirling and Clackmannan, a list of illustrations, b&w photographs. A place-by-place guide to Stirlingshire, Perthshire, and Clackmannanshire. S21. View more info

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A Village of Crossroads & Characters: Dunning, Perthshire in Old Photographs

By: Wallace, Lorne A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Dunning Parish Historical Society: 2008

Seller ID: 006476

Condition: Good


Illustrated card covers, covers creased and marked but internally Very Good, a Good reading copy. Reprint 2008, b&w illustrations. View more info