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Them That Live the Longest: More from the North-East Farm.

By: Allan, Charlie.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2010. 9781841588902: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1310

ISBN: 1841588903

Condition: As New


Hardback with dustwrapper, in MINT condition. First edition, with pp272, b&w illustrations, postscript and index. In this, the sequel to the successful The Truth Tells Twice, Charlie Allan continues the story of his family farm and surrounding community in the North-east of Scotland, as the running of the farm comes under his guidance. Filled with the same warmth and humour as its prequel, Them that Live the Longest explores the changing face of farming in the latter half of the 20th century, as well as examining the varied life of Charlie Allan himself - from teaching economics in economics i... View more info

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Courage: The Rectorial Address Delivered at St.Andrews University May 3rd 1922.

By: Barrie, J.M.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton: 1922

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006997

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, dustwrapper, internally repaired and covered in a clear archival wrap, otherwise in Very Good condition. First Canadian edition, pp 47, Courage: The Rectorial Address Delivered at St.Andrews University May 3rd 1922. View more info

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Challenges & Champions: The Royal & Ancient Golf Club 1754 - 1883. Volume 1.

By: Behrend, J & Lewis, Peter N.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Grant Books 1998. 0907583091: 0

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 69

ISBN: 0907583091

Condition: Fine


Limited first edition hardback, copy number 549 of 1750 copies, with dust wrapper. An account of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club, St Andrews from 1754-1883. Foreword by John Beharrell, Captain. Illustrations and colour photographs. Pp 266, appendices 1,2,3 and 4. Bibliography and index. Fine condition. S2. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, PLEASE CONTACT US BY EMAIL BEFORE ORDERING FOR A POSTAGE QUOTE. View more info

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Champions & Guardians: The Royal & Ancient Golf Club 1884-1939. Volume 2.

By: Behrend, J; Lewis, Peter N. & Mackie, Keith.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Grant Books, 2001. 0907583091: 2001

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 70

ISBN: 0907583091

Condition: Fine


Limited edition copy 888 of 1775 copies. An account of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club, St Andrews from 1884- 1939. Foreword by John Uzielli, Captain. With b&w and colour Illustrations and b&w and colour photographs. Pp286, appendices 1 ,2,and 3 Bibliography and index. In fine condition with dustwrapper. S2. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, PLEASE CONTACT US BY EMAIL BEFORE ORDERING FOR A POSTAGE QUOTE. View more info

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James V: The Personal Rule 1528 - 1542.

By: Cameron, Jamie.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: John Donald: 2011

Seller ID: 005382

Condition: New


Softcover New. With b&w illustrations, bibliography and index, pp 378. Synopsis: In this book on James V, the author concentrates on his style of government and relations with his nobility, and challenges the widely held view that he was a vindictive and irrational king. The text offers a rounded picture of a monarch who enjoyed impressive magnate support until 1542. About the Author: Jamie Cameron taught in the department of Scottish history at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. View more info

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Swinging Sporran.

By: Campbell, Andrew & Martine, Roddy.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: St Andrews Ball: 2000

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006108

ISBN: 0953954803

Condition: Fine


Hardback in laminated covers, no dustwrapper, as issued. Revised edition, in Fine condition. With b&w illustrations. Signed by both authors. A light-hearted guide to the basic steps of Scottish Reels and country dances. Including the Guide to the Scottish Season. View more info

The Railways of Scotland Volume 1: The Kingdom of Fife.

By: Cinerail.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Cinerail, 2004.: 0

Seller ID: 1824

Condition: New


(New DVD) This comprehensive video record, transferred from colour film taken by local cameramen looks at some of the long closed lines and stations which formed part of the Fife's intricate railway network, which existed until the early 1970s. Filmed in a wide variety of locations, the programme features many locomotives that were the 'standard' steam types found in Fife. These include Class A4, A3, B1 V2 J36, J37, J38 AND WD's, plus early diesel railcars and shots of the short lived 'Clayton' diesel locomotives. Industrial steam at work on the Wemyss Private Railway and the British Aluminium... View more info

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The Railways of Scotland Volume 11: Edinburgh to Aberdeen.

By: Cinerail.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Cinerail, 2004.: 0

Seller ID: 1834

Condition: New


(New DVD) Scenes at Edinburgh Waverley and Haymarket, the Costorphine branch plus superb aerial views of the Bridge are a prelude to reaching Fife. Inverkeithing, Kirkcaldy (and harbour branch) are shown before reaching Thornton Jct. Film of Leuchars Jct and St. Andrews is followed by scenes at Dundee between 1931 and 1981. Next, the programme heads north to Arbroath, Montrose and Kinnaber Jct. plus views at nearby Bridge of Dun. At Aberdeen, the depots of Ferryhill and Kittybrewster are seen plus Inverurie loco works. Views of the electricity work's battery-powered shunter is followed by a jo... View more info

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An Illustrated Record of Red Cross Work in the East of Scotland.

By: Edinburgh Red Cross Committee.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: T. and A. Constable.: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005566

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles and red cross flag, some minor wear to head and foot of spine as well as some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition commensurate with age. First edition, introduction pp viii but largely unpaginated. List of Red Cross Auxiliary Hospitals and Sevices included: Arnsbrae Auxiliary Hospital, Cambus. Battery Auxiliary Hospital, Dunbar. Carriden House Auxiliary Hospital, Bo'Ness, Linlithgowshire. Castlecliff Auxiliary Hospital, St. Andrews, Fife. Ceres Auxiliary Hospital, Cupar, Fife. Craigforth & Elie Auxiliary Hospital, Elie. Cramond Hou... View more info

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St Andrews & Deerness 1877 - 1977.

By: Forsyth, Jeannette & pupils of St Andrews Primary School.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: St Andrews Primary School.: 1977

Seller ID: 007354

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet with illustrated covers, pp68, b&w illustrations, The history of St Andrews & Deerness 1877 - 1977, with school photographs. View more info

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Tom Morris of St Andrew: The Collosus of Golf 1821-1908.

By: Malcolm, David & Crabtree, Peter E.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2010.: 2010

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 1892

Condition: As New


Paperback in Mint condition. Second edition, pp xiii, 322. With colour illustrations, epilogue, notes to chapters, bibliography and index. Biography of Tom Morris, founder of the golf course at St Andrews and a great golfer himself. S24. View more info

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James Colquhoun Irvine.

By: Melvin, Julia.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: John Donald, 2011. 9781906566319: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1882

ISBN: 1906566313

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition. With dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xviii, 377, with b&w illustrations, notes, appendices, bibliography and index.The life story of James Colquhoun Irvine, KBE, FRS, DSc (1877-1952), takes place against the backcloth of the pageantry of Scotland s most ancient university, whose servant he was for over fifty years. As the University of St Andrews celebrates its 600th year, this biography unfolds the life of a great Scotsman, who led the University at its most significant point of development. Principal and Vice-Chancellor for over th... View more info

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The Kingdom of Fife: An Illustrated Architectural Guide.

By: Pride, Glen L.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Rutland Press, 1999. 1873190492: 1999

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 682

ISBN: 1873190492

Condition: Fine


Paperback, Fine condition, Second edition, Pp 200, B&w and colour illustrations, Index, S29 View more info

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St. Andrews Sarcophagus: A Pictish Masterpiece and Its International Connection

By: Sally M. Foster

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Four Courts Press Ltd: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007453

ISBN: 1851824146

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in red cloth covered boards, gilt titles on cover and spine, in Fine condition. First edition, pp287, colour and b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The British Sundial Society Bulletin Volume 12 (ii)

By: Various.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The British Sundial Society: 2000

Seller ID: 005356

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated glossy card covers with black lettering, pp52, size: 21 x 29.5cm. In Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations. Articles include: A Sundial for Christ Church, Oxford, Based on a Dial by Nicholaus Kratzer, James Gregory's Meridian Line at St.Andrews University, Cambridge Sundials Old and New, Photographing the Eclipse of the Sun in Bulgaria, The Gatty Family, Some Mass Dials in Normandy and many more. View more info

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Scottish Country Dance Book of Four Set Dances, as collected by Mrs Mary Isdal MacNab of Vancouver and given to the Society at their 17th Summer School at St. Andrews.

By: Wiseman, Herbert.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Royal Scottish Country Dance Society: 1948

Seller ID: 006276

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamplet, size: 24 x 31cm. Scottish Country Dance Book of Four Set Dances, as collected by Mrs Mary Isdal MacNab of Vancouver and given to the Society at their 17th Summer School at St. Andrews. Dances include: Hebridean Weaving Lilt, MacDonald of Sleat, Rouken Glen, The Shepherd's Crook. View more info