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The Original Guide to Scotch Whisky.

By: Brander, Michael.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Gleneil Press, 1995. 0952533006: 1995

Edition: Modern Reprint

Seller ID: 306

ISBN: 0952533006

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition, Reprint, first published in 1974. pp174, with b&w illustrations and maps, glossary of technical terms and further reading. A complete introduction to Scotland's malt whiskies, this book has been going over 20 years, and has been revised accordingly. S4. View more info

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Scotch Deer-Hounds and Their Masters.

By: Cupples, George.

Price: £750.00

Publisher: William Blackwood & Sons.: 1894

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004480

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in publishers original dark red buckram over boards with beveled edges, motif of deer hound in gilt on front cover with gilt titles to spine, some light wear to head and foot of spine and corners of boards, small name plate of previous owner on front pastedown and small book sellers sticker in lower corner of front pastedown of Foyles bookshop, London but otherwise bright and in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xvii, 336, frontispiece with tissue guard plus three b&w plates with tissue guards, list of subscribers to rear. A scarce look at the history of Scottish Deerhounds. ... View more info

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Soor Plooms and Sair Knees: Growing Up in Scotland After the War.

By: Dewar, Bob.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2010. 9781841588629: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1886

ISBN: 1841588628

Condition: As New


Large Paperback in MINT condition. First edition, pp112, with colour illustrations.'Soor Plooms and Sair Knees' is an hilarious and moving recollection of the writer's childhood in a small Scottish east coast town during the immediate post-war years. In this warm-hearted, funny, and magnificent portrait, Bob Dewar recalls the community spirit of 1940s Scotland with perfectly balanced nostalgic recollections and glorious illustrations. Touching and illuminating, he brilliantly recalls details large and small, from stand-your-spoon-up Scotch broth, to olive oil bought from the chemist to clean o... View more info

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Highland Retreats: The Architecture and Interiors of Scotland's Romantic North

By: Miers, Mary.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Rizzoli: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007255

ISBN: 0847844765

Condition: Very Good


Large hardback 26 x 29cm in green covers, with dustwrapper in Near Fine condition, with dustwrapper, also in Near Fine condition. First edition. With pp 288, colour illustrations, with index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. Featuring breathtaking photographs of some of Scotland's most remarkable and little-known houses, this book tells the story of how incomers adopted the North of Scotland as a recreational paradise and left an astonishing legacy of architecture and decoration inspired by the ro... View more info

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Malt Whisky: A Contemporary Guide.

By: Moore, Graham.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Swan Hill Press,1998. 1853108855: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 269

ISBN: 1853108855

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition. First edition, pp 160, with colour photographs and illustrations. With introduction, glossary and index. The book looks at what whisky is and what makes it so special. It covers the process of making whisky and the history of distilling. It explains the jargon of labels, examines the various whisky-producing regions and their characteristics, and describes 100 distillers in detail - all of which are featured as double-page spreads with accompanying photographs. Moore gives advice on which distilleries accept visitors and on what basis. S4. View more info

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Scotch and Water: An Illustrated Guide to Hebridean Malt Whisky Distilleries.

By: Wilson, Neil.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Lochar, 1985. 0948403144: 1985

Seller ID: 1814

ISBN: 0948403144

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback, in Near Fine condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. 1989 edition, pp 128, colour illustrations, index. An Illustrated Guide to Hebridean Malt Whisky Distilleries. Shop Shelf. View more info