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The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1982.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1982.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 551

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 178, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. Articles include: The Gathering of 1981, Wildlife on Deeside, What is your Tartan, a list of Scottish Clans, Highland Dancing at Braemar, How the Games Park was named and more. View more info

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The Book of the Braemar Gathering and Scottish Annual, 2002.

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Arbroath Herald, 2002.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 572

Condition: Very Good


Softback in Very Good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 88, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. In very good condition. Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 2001; Henry Gray- The man from Eninteer; A Golden celebration for Her Majesty, Donald Dinnie- the world's first sports superstar; The Standa... View more info

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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 b... View more info

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Return to One Man's Island: Paintings and Sketches from the Isle of May

By: Brockie, Keith

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003350

ISBN: 1841589748

Condition: As New


Hardcover, As New. First edition, colour illustrations. Keith Brockie's One Man's Island: Paintings and Sketches from the Isle of May (1984), immediately became one of the bestselling Scottish natural history books of all time. The combination of breathtaking wildlife images with notes and background information, captured unforgettably the beauty of nature, and in particular that of the Isle of May, a little gem of an island in the Firth of Forth. The packed weight of ... View more info

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Antler Development in Cervidae.

By: Brown, Robert D.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Caesar Kleberg: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006215

Condition: Very Good


Softcover with illustrated card covers, in Very Good condition. First edition, with b& w illustrations and diagrams, pp480, with index. Antler Development in Cervidae. A proceedings of the first international symposium of the Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute, College of Agriculture, Texas A&I University, Kingsville, Texas. View more info

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Garden Natural History (Collins New Naturalist)

By: Buczacki, Stefan

Price: £30.00

Publisher: HarperCollins UK: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004192

ISBN: 0007139934

Condition: As New


Hardcover, unopened and in original cellophane, As New. First edition, pp 336. Though gardens are often viewed merely as artificial creations rather than easily accessible places to observe and encourage wildlife, 'Garden Natural History' rectifies this misconception. By viewing gardens within the wider context of the British ecological landscape, Buczacki follows the garden's development as a habitat within which vertebrates, invertebrates and native and alien plants a... View more info

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Red Deer: The Behaviour and Ecology of Two Sexes (Wildlife Behaviour & Ecology)

By: Clutton- Brock, T.H.; Guinness, F.E. & Albon, S.D.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 1985

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 006260

ISBN: 0852244479

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in illustrated card covers some rubbing to edges and corners, creasing to spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 378. b&w illustrations and diagrams and index. Red Deer: Behavior and Ecology of Two Sexes is the most extensive study yet available of reproduction in wild vertebrate. The authors synthesize data collected over ten years on a population of individually recognizable red deer, usually regarded as conspecific with the American ... View more info

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Loch Muick and Lochnagar.

By: Cook, Neil, Freeman, Polly, Bird, Claire.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Balmoral Estate, 1998.: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1618

Condition: Fine


Stapled pamplet wit illustrated laminated card covers, in Fine condition. First edition, pp 28, b&w illustrations with map to rear. A guide to the wildlife and walking routes around Loch Muick and Lochnagar area. S25. View more info

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Of Partridges and Peacocks and Things about Which I Know Nothing: A Life in Wildlife Ecology and Wildlife Management

By: David Jenkins

Price: £18.00

Publisher: TLA Publications: 2003

Seller ID: 005501

ISBN: 0954627709

Condition: As New


Illustrated card covers in As New condition. First edition, pp 359, b&w illustrations, appendices, references, index. A Life in Wildlife Ecology and Wildlife Management View more info

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Skytteliv i Skotland.

By: Ebdrup, Jeppe.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Alfred Kristensen: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006226

ISBN: 8787381354

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in illustrated card covers, in Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations, pp 110, written in Danish. Beautifully illustrated bu the author. View more info

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Water Meadows: History, Ecology and Conservation.

By: Ed. Cook, Hadrian & Williamson, Tom.

Price: £9.99

Publisher: Windgather Press: 2007

Seller ID: 004865

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in very good condition. With colour photographs, tables, charts and index. This book brings to public attention some of the most evocative and threatened features of the landscape of southern England. Water meadows work with nature to improve agricultural productivity, whilst providing rich habitats for wildlife such as water voles, waders and grass snakes. They are areas of low-lying grassland which are regularly drowned - artificially irrigated - at certain ... View more info

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Afoot in Wild Places.

By: Gordon, Seton.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cassell: 1937

Seller ID: 006920

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers with gilt titles, in Very Good condition. First edition. With dustwrapper, some shelfwear, internal repair of tear, otherwise also in Very Good condition. In a clear archival wrapper. With pp220, with 48 photo-gravure b&w illustrations, with index. Wildlife in Scotland's remote places. View more info

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Wildlife Crisis.

By: HRH The Prince Philip, Fisher, J.

Price: £350.00

Publisher: Arcadia Press, 1971.: 1971

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1242

Condition: Fine


Hardback, hand bound in full blue morrocco with all edges gilt, in Fine condition with case with some light shelfwear to extremities but otherwise in Fine condition. Limited edition of 265 (51), pp 256, colour illustrations, index. SIGNED BY HRH Prince Philip. VERY SCARCE. For as long as he has lived on this planet man has plundered the earth's resources for his own purposes. Among the often unintended victims have been some of the world's most beautiful and valued wild ... View more info

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Of Partridges and Peacocks and Things About Which I Know Nothing: A Life in Wildlife Ecology and Wildlife Management

By: Jenkins, David

Price: £18.00

Publisher: TLA Publications: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005092

ISBN: 0954627709

Condition: As New


Illustrated card covers in As New condition. First edition, pp360, b&w illustrations, appendix, index. A Life in Wildlife Ecology and Wildlife Management. View more info

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Undersogelser Over Kronvildtet (Cervus Elaphus L) I Danmark.

By: Jensen, Birger.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Kalo: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006437

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in illustrated covers. First edition, In Very Good condition. In Danish, pp184, with b&w illustrations, diagrams and tables. Investigations into the Crown Wildlife (Cervus Elaphus L) In Denmark, including red deer. View more info

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Mammal Atlas of North-East Scotland and The Cairngorms

By: Littlewood, Nick; Chapman, Paul; Francis, Ian; Roberts, Glen; Robinson, Annie; Sideris, Konstantinos

Price: £15.00

Publisher: NESBReC: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100021

ISBN: 1526206692

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New Book. First edition, pp 183, colour illustrations and maps, references, annex, index. The Mammal Atlas of North-East Scotland and the Cairngorms is a new publication published by NESBReC in Spring 2017. It is a fully-illustrated atlas that maps the 43 mammals that have been recorded in Aberdeenshire, Aberdeen City, Moray and the Cairngorms National Park using 77,592 records from 1,472 observers from all over the area and beyond. The total... 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: In... View more info

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The Grampian Book.

By: Omand, Donald.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Northern Times Limited, 1987. 0950171883: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1928

ISBN: 0950171883

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp 384, b&w illustrations and fold out map to rear, index. A look at the history and unrivaled diversity of the Grampian landscape & wildlife. S3. View more info

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Wild Animals and Their Ways.

By: Stephen, David.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Collins: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003253

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with slight bumping and edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition, no dustwrapper. An illustrated look at some British wildlife. S9. View more info

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Mother Nature's Birds.

By: Stokoe, W. J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd.: 1939

Seller ID: 006411

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in illustrated cream cloth covers in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. pp59, frontispiece plate of blue tits at a coconut, in colour, b&w illustrations. Of the series: The mother Nature Books. Series II. Birds of the countryside. View more info