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Vintage Style "Whisky Tasting This Way" Sign

By: N/A

Price: £9.99

Seller ID: 300012


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The Vikings in Islay: The Place of Names in Hebridean Settlement History

By: Alan Macniven

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005385

ISBN: 1906566623

Condition: As New


Illustrated card covers, As New. First edition, pp xi, 419, maps, notes, bibliography, indices. The Hebridean island of Islay is well-known for its whisky, its wildlife and its association with the MacDonald Lords of the Isles. There would seem to be little reason to dwell on its fate at the hands of marauding Northmen during the Viking Age. Despite a pivotal location on the 'sea road' from Norway to Ireland, there are no convincing records of the Vikings ever having been there. In recent years, historians have been keen to marginalise the island's Viking experience, choosing instead to focu... View more info

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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

Whisky Roads of Scotland

By: Cooper, Derek

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Jill Norman & Hobhouse Ltd.: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007143

ISBN: 0906908213

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with some very light shelfwear to extremities, previous owners bookplate but otherwise Very Good, price clipped dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 160, b&w illustrations, appendices. View more info

The Speyside Line: A History and Guide

By: Dick Jackson; Keith Fenwick

Price: £7.95

Publisher: Great North of Scotland Railway Association: 2017

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 006384

ISBN: 0902343246

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New. Revised edition, pp 80, colour and b&w illustrations, appendix. A completely revised edition of an old favourite which describes this outpost of the Great North which later came to be known for the whisky traffic it handled. As well as a comprehensive description of the history of the line, more detail has been included about the line and what can be seen today. View more info

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Lochnagar.

By: McConnochie, Alex & Wayte, Bryn.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Deeside Books 2014. 9781907813009: 2014

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 005921

ISBN: 1907813004

Condition: New


New cloth-covered paperback book in mint condition. Pages v, 189, plus the advertisments. A replica of the 1891 first (and only) edition with all of the original illustrations and the map. There is a new introduction with a brief biography of McConnochie and also recommendations on which of the current Ordnance Survey maps are best suited to the area. McConnochie highlights the book with many tales and legends of both Lochnagar and the surrounding glens as well as describing the many ways of reaching the summit itself. Other anecdotes relate to illicit whisky distillation and smuggling as w... View more info

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J. & B. Rare Whisky Book of the Woodcock.

By: McKelvie, Colin Laurie.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Debretts Peerage Ltd.: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005330

ISBN: 0905649834

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in some light shelfwear but in Very Good condition. With dust wrapper, price clipped, small closed tear on rear cover internally repaired and covered in a clear archival wrap, otherwise also in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 208 with b&w and colour illustrations. A celebration, in words and art, of the natural history of the woodcock and its place in sport. Includes much solid information and advice useful to the practical shooter. Chapters include: Introducing the woodcock; Woodcock roding; Woodcock at the nest; Do woodcock carry their young?; Woodcock migration; The woodco... View more info

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Drinking with Pepys.

By: Mendelsohn, Oscar A.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1963.: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2175

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with some foxing to edge of text block but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some edgewear and slight fading to front and browning to rear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp x, 125, b&w illustrations, index. An alcoholic journey. 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

Iron Road to Whisky Country

By: Pearson, Michael

Price: £8.00

Publisher: J.M.Pearson & Son (Publishers) Ltd: 2002

Seller ID: 003543

ISBN: 0907864945

Condition: Fine


Large softcover, with colour illustrations. S37 View more info

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Moray, Banff & Nairn

By: Simpson, Eric

Price: £6.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, John Donald: 1998

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 336

ISBN: 0859764923

Condition: Fine


Paperback in Fine condition. Reprint pp188, with b&w photographs and illustrations, acknowledgements, introduction,further reading and index.Chapters include: Ancient Peoples and Ancient Traditions, Religious Zeal and Civil Strife, Auld Towns and New Villages, The Fishing Communities, "Brightons of the North", Highland Sports and Whisky Trails, etc. S5. View more info

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Discovering Speyside.

By: Thompson, Francis.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: John Donald, 1900. 9780859762304: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 40

ISBN: 0859762300

Condition: Fine


Paperback in Fine condition; first edition; pages 172 plus double page map; B&W illustrations. Historical and topographical guide to the Spey Valley including a chapter on the Whisky Trail. S2. 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