Keyword: Queen

Sort

Showing 1-20 of 68

Image for The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1987.

The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1987.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1987.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 561

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in very good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp148, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. With insert ed programme and prize list. Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1986, Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, by Peter Downing, on the 50th anniversary of Her Majesty's Coronation, Victoria at Balmoral, Mount Keen, by Gillian Zealand; Ayo Gurkhali, by Major John Grimes, Highland Dancing- what the judges look for, by... View more info

Image for The Book of the Braemar Gathering,1977.

The Book of the Braemar Gathering,1977.

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Herald Press.: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005222

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 220, xxlv, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. In very good condition. (The usual ragged edges are due to the oversized paper wraps) Articles include: 25 Years on Deeside, The Silver Jubilee Gift, The Gardens at Balmoral by Elizabeth Adair, Her Majesty's Bodyguard in Scotland, Historic Deeside Beauty Spot: Burn O'Vat, The Queen in her Scottish Kingdom, Legends of the... View more info

Image for The Book of the Braemar Gathering and Scottish Annual, 1990.

The Book of the Braemar Gathering and Scottish Annual, 1990.

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1990.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 567

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in very good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 110, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1989; The History of Strawberry Bank, by Elizabeth Adair; HM Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother's 90th birthday; David Kennedy- Scotland's 'sweetest singer'; What to see at the Gathering; Balmoral's architect; the Royal Victorian Order; James Giles; the ballads of Deeside; and many more. View more info

Image for Queen Postcards 30 Postcards

Queen Postcards 30 Postcards

By: N/A

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Hercules Books Ltd: 2004

Seller ID: 006987

Condition: As New


Card covered book of postcards as new. Thirty Postcards in each set. Photos by Robert Frederic Ltd. Ten different designs, as depicted on the rear cover View more info

Image for The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1986.

The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1986.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1986.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 563

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 160, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. With insert of programme and Prize List Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1985; HM The Queen: Birthday Tribute; Callater: My loch of memory, by Donald Lamont Coutts; Birds of Upper Deeside, by Valerie Thom; Railway Line Garden, by E. Adair; The White Heather Club, by Charlie Mill; Kindrochit Castle, and many more. View more info

Image for Bon-Accord Annual 1953.

Bon-Accord Annual 1953.

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Northern Pictorial: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004041

Condition: Very Good


A4 Paper covered annual, some light edge wear and creasing to spine, previous owners name in ink on cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 112 b&w illustrations. Contains articles: The Year in the City, Personality Parade, Our Queen Comes to Balmoral, Copernicus, Bah! by Maurice Walsh and so on. Numerous pages of advertisments. View more info

Image for The History of Scotland, Translated from the Latin of George Buchanan; with Notes, and a Continuation to the Union in the Reign of Queen Anne. Four Volumes Bound in Two.

The History of Scotland, Translated from the Latin of George Buchanan; with Notes, and a Continuation to the Union in the Reign of Queen Anne. Four Volumes Bound in Two.

By: Aikman, James.

Price: £165.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Blackie, Fullarton & Co.: 1827

Seller ID: 005622

Condition: Very Good


Four Volumes Bound in Two, bound in half leather with marbled boards, five raised bands to spine, gilt titles on red label and gilt tooling, all edges burnished red, some rubbing and scuffing to edges, corners and spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp ci, 630, 622, frontispieces of George Buchanan & Mary Queen of Scots, fold out map to front of first volume. 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

Image for The Landing of Queen Victoria at Aberdeen, 8th September, 1848 with Key to Picture.

The Landing of Queen Victoria at Aberdeen, 8th September, 1848 with Key to Picture.

By: Allan, Richard Crossley.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Taylor & Henderson: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005363

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in red cloth library binding light wear to top and bottom of spine and some fading to spine, library stamps throughout but otherwise Very Good. First edition, unpaginated, b&w illustrations, fold out key to the famous painting to rear. View more info

Image for Keepers: The Ancient Offices of Britain

Keepers: The Ancient Offices of Britain

By: Bruce, Alastair

Price: £170.00

Publisher: Julian Calder Publishing: 2013

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003249

ISBN: 0955325331

Condition: Near Fine


Large hardcover, some bumping to top corners but otherwise in Near Fine condition. Limited edition, signed by author and phtographer, pp 253, very high quality full page colour photographs, index, making of the book. The new edition of the classic book celebrating the ancient offices of Britain has been commissioned to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Queen's accession to the throne. Upon her accession, 60 years ago, Queen Elizabeth II inherited the most ancient office in the land. At her Coronation, the serried ranks of the realm gathered around her together held most of the other gre... View more info

Image for Gleanings of Scarce Old Ballads.

Gleanings of Scarce Old Ballads.

By: Buchan, Peter.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Wyllie & Son, 1891.: 0

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 704

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, green cloth cover, no dustwrapper. SCARCE COPY, pp216. Previous owner's name written in ink on end paper. With contents page. This book of scarce ballads includes the ballads: Sir James the Rose, Alcanzor and Zaida, Bryan and Pereene, Young Gregor's Ghost, Loch-in-Var, Queen Eleanor's confession, Lorenzo and many more. Counter Shelf. View more info

Image for Riot, Revelry and Rout: Sport in Lowland Scotland before 1860.

Riot, Revelry and Rout: Sport in Lowland Scotland before 1860.

By: Burnett, John.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tuckwell Press, 2000. 1862320039: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 62

ISBN: 1862320039

Condition: Fine


Fine first edition paperback, pp ix, 287, incl B&W photos and illustrations, bibiography and index. The history of sport in Lowland Scotland from medieval times until the early years of Queen Victoria's reign. The focus is not only on kings and lairds, but also on the common people. S2. View more info

Image for Our Highland Home: Victoria and Albert in Scotland.

Our Highland Home: Victoria and Albert in Scotland.

By: Cannizzo, Jeanne.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: National Galleries iof Scotland, 2005. 1903278589: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 275

ISBN: 1903278589

Condition: Fine


Hardback in fine condition. First edition. Pp56, with colour photographs and illustrations, with foreword and list of sources. S4.This book, which accompanied an exhibition at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh in March 2005, explores Queen Victoria's and her husband Prince Albert's love affair with Scotland. Their early journeys to Scotland, including visits to Dalkeith Palace, Taymouth Castle and Dumbarton will be examined, as well as their stays at Balmoral, to which they formed a deep attachment. The author, Jeanne Cannizzo, illuminates the private side of the royal couple's... View more info

Image for The Railways of Scotland Volume 10: Glasgow (Part 2).

The Railways of Scotland Volume 10: Glasgow (Part 2).

By: Cinerail.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Cinerail, 2004.: 0

Seller ID: 1833

Condition: New


(New DVD) The second video to feature Glasgow commences at Gourock. Recorded in 1966, the last year of steam, the film traces the entire route to Glasgow Central. Paisley (Canal) and the branch to Kilmacolm on the last day of operation are viewed. North of the River Clyde, the lower West Highland line is covered, with a journey on the C15 'push and pull' service from Arrochar to Garelochhead in 1959. Continuing to Craigendorran Jct. the Blue Trains appear and Glasgows' streets still host trolley buses and trams! In addition, there is a rare view of ex NBR CL. J88 No. 68332 shunting at Maryhill... View more info

The Railways of Scotland Volume 6: Glasgow (Part 1).

By: Cinerail.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Cinerail, 2004.: 0

Seller ID: 1829

Condition: New


(New DVD) Glasgow held a fascination for rail enthusiasts and Buchanan Street, Central and St. Enoch stations are featured with a wide variety of ex-LMS, LNER and BR locos and early diesels. Ex-Caley and N B Railway types feature plus G&SWR locos at St. Enoch in 1931! The 1920s saw the construction of the 'Bennie Railplane' and a unique film captured this vehicle on test. New electric 'Blue Trains' in the early 1960s contrasts with a journey from Rutherglen to Dalmuir by steam. Steam power at Eastfield, Motherwell, Polmadie and St. Rollox depots is shown, with redundant steam locomotives a... View more info

Image for Scottish Festival Braemar Under the Patronage of Her Majesty the Queen: Souvenir Programme with Texts.

Scottish Festival Braemar Under the Patronage of Her Majesty the Queen: Souvenir Programme with Texts.

By: Community Publication.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: MacGibbon & Kee, 1953.: 1953

Seller ID: 459

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition, scarce copy, pp96, with some advertising, b&w photographs and illustrations. S5.The programme texts include the story of the Ossianic tale of Fingal and Comala, which was performed at the festival. List of actors included. View more info

Image for Council of the County of Aberdeen Minutes and Proceedings 1896 - 97.

Council of the County of Aberdeen Minutes and Proceedings 1896 - 97.

By: Council of the County of Aberdeen

Price: £25.00

Publisher: G. Cornwall & Sons: 1897

Seller ID: 003785

Condition: Very Good


Large format in green boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Slight shelf wear, some fading to the boards. With list of members of the committee, index, tables and appendices. Minutes and proceedings of the Council of the County of Aberdeen. Contents: Aberdeen Asylum for the Blind, Aberdeen Female School of Industry, Security over lands of Oakbank, Aboyne Isolation Hospital, Outbreaks of Anthrax, Collieston Water Supply, Crathie Electoral Division, Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Victoria's Reign, Inverurie Joint Hospital, Nazareth House Aberdeen, Nethermill Road and Bridge, Dr P... View more info

Image for R.M.S. Queen Mary Menu Card United Nations Day DinnerWed 24th October 1962.

R.M.S. Queen Mary Menu Card United Nations Day DinnerWed 24th October 1962.

By: Cunard

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cunard: 1962

Seller ID: 003363

Condition: Very Good


Fold out dinner menu card with illustrated cover. View more info

Image for R.M.S. Queen Mary Menu Card Dinner Thurs 25th October 1962.

R.M.S. Queen Mary Menu Card Dinner Thurs 25th October 1962.

By: Cunard

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cunard: 1962

Seller ID: 003364

Condition: Very Good


Fold out dinner menu card with illustrated cover. View more info

Image for R.M.S. Queen Mary Menu Card Dinner Friday 26th October 1962.

R.M.S. Queen Mary Menu Card Dinner Friday 26th October 1962.

By: Cunard

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cunard: 1962

Seller ID: 003365

Condition: Very Good


Fold out dinner menu card with illustrated cover. View more info

Image for R.M.S. Queen Mary Menu Card Dinner Sunday 28th October 1962.

R.M.S. Queen Mary Menu Card Dinner Sunday 28th October 1962.

By: Cunard

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cunard: 1962

Seller ID: 003368

Condition: Very Good


Fold out dinner menu card with illustrated cover. View more info