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Image for Inveresk Gate: Excavations in the Roman Civil Settlement at Inveresk, East Lothian, 1996 - 2000.

Inveresk Gate: Excavations in the Roman Civil Settlement at Inveresk, East Lothian, 1996 - 2000.

By: Bishop, M.C.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Scottish Trust for Archaeology: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007422

Condition: Near Fine


Large softcover 22 x 30cm, in Near Fine condition. First edition. With pp262, with b&w illustrations, diagrams and maps. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. During the period 1996-2000, excavations of the Roman Vicus associated with the Roman Fort were conducted by AOC Archaeology within the scheduled area in the grounds of the Inveresk Gate estate at Inveresk, East Lothian. This was done in advance of development by Cala Homes (Scotland) and was a consequence of earlier important discoveries by Gord... View more info

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Iron Age Communities in Britain: An Account of England, Scotland and Wales from the Seventh Century BC until the Roman Conquest

By: Cunliffe, Barry.

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Routledge: 2005

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 007424

ISBN: 0415347793

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in black cloth covers and silver titles, in Fine condition, with dustwrapper, also in Fine condition. Fourth edition, with pp752, with b&w illustrations, maps and diagrams. SCARCE copy. 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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Scoring: An Expert's Guide (Signed by author)

By: Frank McAvennie, Reg McKay

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Canongate Books: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003383

ISBN: 1841954284

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, colour illustrations. Signed by Author. Frank McAvennie knows all about scoring - goals, women, drugs. He's an expert. A cult figure on the streets of Glasgow and London, the original and lasting lads' hero footballer, McAvennie's life is peppered with sporting highs, beautiful women, outrageous acts, the company of stars, court appearances and imprisonment for drug dealing. This book is not just about sports, crime, drugs, sex or kiss and tell - it is all that and more. This is Frank McAvennie's story - and of th... View more info

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The Roman Conquest of Scotland: The Battle of Mont Graupius AD 84.

By: Fraser, James E.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The History Press, 2008. 9780752448152: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 879

ISBN: 0752448153

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. First edition. Pp159 plus 11 pages of The History Press' catalogue. With b&w i8llustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, list of illustrations and maps, index. The story of the Roman conquest of Scotland. In the summer of 84 AD the Italian gentleman Gnaeus Iulius Agricola, governor of Roman Britain (78-84 AD), led an army of Roman legionary soldiers and barbarian auxiliaries into northern Britain, known as Caledonia to the Romans. At a place called Mount Graupius, Agricola won a decisive victory over a large Caledonian host, and it appeared at the time that, fo... View more info

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Roman Fort in Scotland: Elginhaugh

By: Hanson, William S.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tempus Publishing Limited: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003505

ISBN: 0752441132

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers, slightly faded spine but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, b&w illustrations, index. Elginhaugh is the most completely excavated timber-built auxiliary fort in the Roman Empire. The excavator tells two interrelated stories: the discovery, excavation and interpretation of the evidence, and the nature of life on the furthest northern frontier of the Roman Empire in the late first century AD. View more info

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Roman Fort in Scotland: Elginhaugh

By: Hanson, William S.

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Tempus Publishing Limited: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003506

ISBN: 0752441132

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers, slightly faded spine but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, b&w illustrations, index. Elginhaugh is the most completely excavated timber-built auxiliary fort in the Roman Empire. The excavator tells two interrelated stories: the discovery, excavation and interpretation of the evidence, and the nature of life on the furthest northern frontier of the Roman Empire in the late first century AD. View more info

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Ancient Church Dedications in Scotland.

By: Mackinlay, James Murray.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: David Douglas.: 1910

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005335

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes in hardback in dark blue cloth with gilt titles on spine and gilt illustration of front cover. First edition. Some shelf wear and bumping otherwise in Very Good condition. Volume 1: With colour map of Scotland and the state of church in the reign of David I, Chapters include: The Holy Trinity, St Mary the Virgin, The Apostles, The Evangelists, The Martyrs, The Holy Rood, Turgot, St Peter at Rome, St Mark at Venice, Killean, Kintyre, St Gabriel and the Annunciation, The Cross. Bibliography pp 419 and index. Volume two: Chapters include: Celtic and Roman Church, Irish Saints, Cymri... View more info

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Pictorial History of Scotland from the Roman Invasion to the Close of the Jacobite Revolution A.D. 79 - 1746.

By: Taylor, James.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Virtue & Co.: 1880

Seller ID: 004351

Condition: Very Good


Two Volumes Complete. Hardcovers in decorative blue cloth covered boards some light browning and staining to prelims of Vol.1, endpapers repaired by professional bookbinder, some light foxing to edges but otherwise in Very Good condition. C. 1880, pp xcvi, 808, 1023, b&w illustrations, colour maps, 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

Hugh MacDonald: Highlander, Jacobite & Bishop.

By: Watts, John.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: John Donald, 2002. 0859765601: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 162

ISBN: 0859765601

Condition: Fine


Paperback in very good condition. First edition, pp vii, 246. With b&w photographs, maps and illustrations, a note on personal and place names, five appendices and biobliography and index. This is the story of a man who belonged to one of the most important families of the West Highlands - the MacDdonalds of Morar - and who played a part in the '45 (blessing the prince's standard at Glenfinnan) and who, as the first Roman Catholic bishop of the Highlands, played a crucial role in the development of the Church, both in Scotland and the New World. The book explores the connections and tensions b... View more info