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Heirskip '91: The Buchan Heritage Society.

By: Buchan, Peter.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Buchan Heritage Society.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 582

Condition: Very Good


Large stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, in very good condition. First edition, pp42, with b&w illustrations and advertising. With index. Collection of stories, local folk tales and poems, set in and around Buchan. S8. 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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Heirskip '87: The Buchan Heritage Society.

By: Buchan, Peter.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: The Buchan Heritage Society, 1987.: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 995

Condition: Very Good


Large stapled booklet in very good condition. First edition, with pp. 40. With b&w illustrations and music scores, stories, verse and articles set in and around the Buchan area. S15. View more info

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A Taezali Tippence: Selected Poems in Doric & English from a North East Loon.

By: Buchan, William.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Taezali Publishing House, 1996.: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 428

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with card covers, in very good condition. First edition, with a dedication which reads: 'Merry Christmas '99, fae a North East quine fae her green across bye. 'Pp31, with a b&w photo of the author on the back end paper. Poems fae a North east Loon. Poems include The sodjers, Twa Aal Freens, The Baggy and more. S5. View more info

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Aberdeens Around the World: Recollections of a Global Journey.

By: Bull, Frederick.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Scottish Cultural Press: 2004

Edition: 2nd Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006874

ISBN: 184017045X

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. With many colour and b&w illustrations. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First edition, with pp176. The Scots have been adventurers for centuries, travelling to all corners of the world. Scottish place-names can be found on every continent and ‘Aberdeen’ appears on maps from the coasts and prairies of Canada and America, to ancient China and Australia. From Aberdeen in north-east Scotland, this book takes you on a surprising journey to discover the stories of these other townships. Frederick Bull actually travelled 95,438 miles to visit no less that 30 Aberdeens. ... View more info

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Territorial Soldiering in the North-East of Scotland During 1759-1814.

By: Bulloch, John Malcolm.

Price: £200.00

Publisher: New Spalding Club, 1914.: 1914

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 889

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, Very Good condition. First edition, pp lxviii, 517, Frontispiece + 1 colour plate and 1 b&w illustration, bibliography, index. This extensive volume examines Regular Regiments of the Line (1759-94); Fencible Regiments of Infantry (1778-1803); Militia - Infantry (from 1798); and a wealth of information on the various Volunteers (1794-1808). SCARCE, LIMITED TO 400 COPIES (185). Counter Shelf. View more info

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Aberdeen Three Hundred Years Ago.

By: Bulloch, John.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: D. Wyllie & Son, 1884.: 1884

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2406

Condition: Fair


Card cover with paper wraps, significant loss to spine and corners, binding exposed but still intact, some pages have staining from damp or a spill but text uneffected. First edition? pp 60, fold out map of Aberdeen, bibliography. A look at 17th century Aberdeen. S13. View more info

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The Pynours: Historical notes on an Ancient Aberdeen Craft.

By: Bulloch, John.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: J&J.P. Edmond & Spark, 1887.: 1887

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 880

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in original green covers, with gilt lettering on spine. Handmade paper. Some foxing on front and rear endpapers, and some slight foxing in the text. Previous owner's name on end paper. No dustwrapper.First edition, Limited edition of 100 copies. Frontispiece illustration of the tablet of the association of porters in the square tower Tolbooth Wynd Leith. With tissue guard. Pp 88.Historical notes on an ancient Aberdeen craft. S13. View more info

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Drystane Dyking in Deeside: A Dyker's Notebook

By: Callander, Robin Fraser

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 1986

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 006078

ISBN: 0907184065

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Revised edition, pp 88, b&w illustrations, appendices. View more info

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Albert Road Ballater.

By: Cameron, Ian.

Price: £9.99

Publisher: Pica Design, 2010. 9780956112620: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 4

ISBN: 0956112625

Condition: New


Paperback in Mint condition; pages 72; B&W illustrations.Describes the author's views of the history and development of the area of his birth in Ballater, and outlines the life of a typical Highland village and its colourful characters. S5. View more info

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Minerals and Ancient Monuments in Royal Deeside.

By: Cameron, Ian.

Price: £9.99

Publisher: Fast-Print, 2013. 9781780356990: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1218

ISBN: 1780356994

Condition: New


Paperback, New. First edition, pp 96, colour and b&w illustrations, appendix, index. This book was written to answer the many questions I am asked about the minerals to be found in the local rocks.It goes on to explore how the Deesiders drew on the limestone and peat to sustain their existence, and finally, used the skyline of Lochnagar to predict mid-winter and the promise of another spring.Strathspey music composition by Paul Anderson and foreword by Adam Welfare of the RCAHMS. S5. View more info

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Songs from North East Scotland: A Selection for Performers from the Greig-Duncan Folk Song Collection.

By: Campbell, Katherine.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2009. 9781906566012: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 807

ISBN: 1906566011

Condition: Fine


Paperback, Fine condition. First edition, pp xxiv, 263, bibliography, index. The Greig-Duncan Folk Song Collection" from North-East Scotland, created in the early years of the twentieth century by Gavin Greig and James Bruce Duncan, is of national and international importance. In its published form it contains 1,933 songs, available in eight volumes arranged thematically. This selection for performers contains 150 songs from the main collection, and takes as its focus 28 of the singers from whom the songs were originally collected. Comes with CD attached. S10. View more info

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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

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Aberdeen and the Enlightenment.

By: Carter, Jennifer J. & Pittock, John H.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press, 1987. 0080345247: 1987

Seller ID: 2035

ISBN: 0080345247

Condition: Fine


Paperback in Fine condition. First edition, ppx, 438. With b&w illustrations and index. Proceedings of a conference held at the University of Aberdeen. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS MAY BE REQUIRED. S8. View more info

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Banff: Royal and Ancient Burgh.

By: Carter, R.T.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Sheraton Publicity Co. Ltd, 1973.: 1973

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 1525

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated covers. Special 600th anniversary edition. pp48, with b&w illustrations and advertising pages. Souvenir guide book to Banff. View more info

The Haven Under the Hill: The Story of Stonehaven.

By: Christie, Elizabeth.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: James A. Bruce: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005620

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear, small hole and wear to rear cover where a sticker has been removed but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 100, b&w illustrations in text, b&w photographic plates and a fold out map to rear. Signed by author on ffep. Very Scarce Title. View more info

The Railways of Scotland Volume 7: Perth to Kinnaber JCT.

By: Cinerail.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Cinerail, 2004.: 0

Seller ID: 1830

Condition: New


(New DVD) Perth was a fascinating centre in the days of steam, where ex-LNER and LMS locos rubbed shoulders in the engine depot. Scenes of the shed yard and main line show a wide variety of loco types including A4s and a superb colour film of a streamlined LMS 'Duchess' in 1937. Eastwards lay Dundee and the East Coast route to Aberdeen, but in this programme the main line to Aberdeen was still via Coupar Angus and Forfar. Kinnaber Jct signalbox, made famous in the 1890s'Race to the North', guarded the meeting of the routes to Aberdeen from Forfar and Dundee. Montrose, south of Kinnaber had bra... View more info

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The Railways of Scotland Volume 9: Routes From Stirling.

By: Cinerail.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Cinerail, 2004.: 0

Seller ID: 1832

Condition: New


(New DVD) Stirling is viewed before heading north-west to Callander, Killin Jct, the Killin branch, Oban and Connel Ferry, with its former dual road and rail bridge. Next is Gleneagles, formally linked by a branch to Crieff and Comrie. Crieff was served from Stirling and Perth with both routes featured, plus film of the Royal Navy's locos at Almondbank! The railbus service between Falkirk and Grangemouth with views of Grangemouth's steam depot is followed by film at Polmont, Bathgate and the narrow gauge system at Winchborough. East of Stirling is Alloa and via the swing bridge at Throsk, it w... View more info

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Kinminity - through the Ages.

By: Cochran, Hugh.

Price: £10.99

Publisher: Pica Design, 2008. 9780956112613: 2008

Seller ID: 81

ISBN: 0956112617

Condition: New


Paperback, reprint in fine condition with slight shelf wear. Pp94, with colour and b&w photos and illustrations, maps, appendix and index. A study of Kinminity through the ages. S3. View more info

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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