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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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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, Inverugie from Mount Pleasant, Potsunkaun. 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 Inverugie Castle, Inverugie Castle, Dowcatt, Inverugie from Mount Pleasant, Potsunkaun. View more info

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The Port of Peterhead.

By: Buchan, A.R.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: P. Scrogie Ltd.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003889

Condition: Very Good


A4 sized hardcover with brown cloth covered boards, gilt titles on spine, some small marks and light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Presumed First edition, pp 328, b&w illustrations, appendices, index. 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 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

Image for 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.

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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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 quarter leather with marble boards, spine and boards edge rubbed and some scuff marks to rear but otherwise in overall Very Good ... View more info

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Council of the County of Aberdeen Minutes and Proceedings 1905 - 06

By: Council of the County of Aberdeen.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: G. Cornwall & Sons: 1906

Seller ID: 003790

Condition: Very Good


Large format in green boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Slight shelf wear, some fading to the boards, some foxing of the rear end papers. With list of members of the committee, index, tables and appendices. Minutes and proceedings of the Council of the County of Aberdeen. Contents: Aberdeen Female School of Industry Whitehall, Aberdeen Show 1908, Anthrax, Aberdeen Prison, Contagious Disease, Culter Special Drainage District, Canadian Cattle Importation, Deveron and Bogie Rivers, Dust Nuisance, Glenmuick Electoral Division, Fetterangus Water Supply Works, Gordon Hospital Ellon, ... View more info

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The Blue Toon.

By: Gladys Milne.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Self published: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004871

Condition: Very Good


Booklet in Very Good condition. First edition, SCARCE. With b & w illustrations. Poems about life in Peterhead. View more info

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A Peterhead Portrait

By: Jim Buchan

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Buchan Field Club: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007175

ISBN: 0951273620

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light wear to base of spine and lighe shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 120, b&w illustrations. View more info

Walking The Line: A Curious Walker's Guide to the Formartine and Buchan Way.

By: McLeman, Janet M.

Price: £9.90

Publisher: Great North of Scotland Railway Association: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003401

ISBN: 0902343289

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New. First edition, colour illustrations throughout. The Formartine and Buchan Way is the long distance footpath following the disused railway line linking the fishing ports of Fraserburgh and Peterhead with Aberdeen. It traverses the heartlands of rural Aberdeenshire, a land of prehistoric monuments, medieval castles, ruined churches and abbeys, scenes of ferocious religious conflicts, Jacobite strongholds, abandoned mills, the planned villages and elegant mansions of the improving lairds and the only hill carvings in Scotland. A valuable wild life corridor, the Forma... View more info

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Peterhead Train

By: Murdoch, A.G.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Self Published: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003656

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet with illustrated card covers, some light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, b&w illustrations. Photographic memories of the Buchan Line. Very Scarce. S5. View more info

Peterhead Train

By: Murdoch, A.G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Self Published: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006166

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet with illustrated card covers, some light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition.Inscribed by author on title page First edition, b&w illustrations. Photographic memories of the Buchan Line. Very Scarce. S5. View more info

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An Inside Job.

By: Sissons, Beverley.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Freshfileds, 1984.: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 2972

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, complete with dustwrapper, alo in Very Good condition, in clear archival wrapper. First edition, SIGNED COPY, with dedication, pp106. Foreword by Lord Longford. A fascinating account of five years' imaginative teaching of 'Scotland's toughest' prisoners in HM Prison, Peterhead. S30. View more info

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John Skinner Collected Poems.

By: Skinner, John.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: The Buchan Field Club,: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006875

ISBN: 0951273639

Condition: Fine


Softcover in Fine condition. First edition. With pp436. With index of first lines. Edited bt David M. Bertie, curator of Local History for Aberdeenshire Council at the Arbuthnot Museum, Peterhead. The Poems of John Skinner. View more info

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The People of Peterhead 1696.

By: Various

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Aberdeen and NE Scotland FHA: 1993

Seller ID: 005087

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet with illustrated covers. pages 550 - 574 plus extra pages at the rear with list of names of people in the Peterhead paroch. With list of occupations and placename index. Map by Sheila Beverley. Taken from the list of pollable persons in the shires of Aberdeen 1696, Volume 1. Introduction by Lesley Diack. With an index by R. Stewart. View more info

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Great North Review. Volume 6, No 21.

By: Various.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: The Great North Railway Association: 1969

Seller ID: 003452

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet in paper wraps, with illustrated covers. The Journal of The Great North Railway Association. May 1969. With b&w illustrations. Pages 18 - 34. Contents: Random Thoughts on 'The Buchan' by J. L. McAllan; Peterhead Station; Fish on the Buchan. S36. View more info

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Transactions of The Buchan Field Club 1887 - 1890.

By: Various.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Buchan Field Club: 1890

Seller ID: 006873

Condition: Very Good


Four volumes in Hardback, in blue cloth, half-bound leather covers with gilt titles, No dustwrapper, as issued. Some discolouration to front and back end papers. With b&w illustrations, maps, drawings, tables, diagrams, pull-out maps and index. With previous owner's bookplate. With previous owner's name in ink THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THESE BOOKS IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. Volume 1: 1887 - 1890. pp232 With articles: The Stone Age in Buchan. The Sands of Forvie. The Stone Circles of Old Deer. Church Discipline 200 years ago. T... View more info

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Church History in Buchan.

By: Wilkinson, Rev. Canon John.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: J Wilkinson, 1914.: 1914

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1292

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in illustrated cardboard covers and wraps, in very good condition. First edition. SCARCE TITLE. With pp137, with a foreword by the Right Reverend Anthony Mitchell, Bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney. Some chapters of church history in Buchan, with special reference to the fortunes of Episcopacy in Peterhead. S21. View more info