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Image for From Rebel to Hero: The Image of the Highlander, 1745-1830.

From Rebel to Hero: The Image of the Highlander, 1745-1830.

By: Clyde, Robert.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tuckwell Press, 1998. 9781862320277: 1998

Seller ID: 7

ISBN: 1862320276

Condition: Fine


Paperback reprint in fine condition; pages vi, 201; full page map, B&W illustrations, extensive bibliography and index. S2. Explores the rehabilitation of the Scottish Gaels from the time of the Jacobite Rebellion of 1745 up to 1830 and their theoretical assimilation into model British society. Exposes many of the romantic myths and outlines the reality of famine and mass emigration of the period. View more info

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Myths and Legends of the Middle Ages: Their Origin and Influence on Literature and Art

By: Guerber, H.A.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: George G. Harrap: 1911

Seller ID: 007178

Condition: Very Good


Softcover bound in oversezed suede type leather with gilt titles to spine and gilt titles and design to front cover, rough cut pages, possibly new endpapers, some light foxing but otherwise in Very Good condition. 1911 Edition, pp 405, b&w illustrations throughout, glossary, index. View more info

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Memories of Forestry and Travel: Uganda, Mexico, Britain, Brussels and Beyond (Radcliffe Press)

By: Hummel, F.C.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Radcliffe Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004889

ISBN: 186064726X

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with previous owners dedication on fep but otherwise in Fine condition with dustwrapper with some very light shelfwear, previous owner has made some small corrections to synopsis on dw but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xi, 249, b&w illustrations throughout, index. Publishers synopsis: Forests are not only the subject and setting of myths, romances and legends but are also vital to human survival. Fred Hummel's fascinating life was spent in forestry and, for four decades across the world, he followed what was for him both profession and vocation. Fred Hummel's e... View more info

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The Shadow On The Plain: A Collection Of Myths And Speeches Of The Salishan Indians With Eight Wood Engravings

By: Leatherbarrow, Linda

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Little Bird Press: 1983

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004422

ISBN: 0906488052

Condition: Near Mint


Card covers with marbled paper wraps and paper title label to front, Near Mint condition. Signed Limited edition of 160, unpaginated, eight wood engravings. View more info

Image for The Shadow On The Plain: A Collection Of Myths And Speeches Of The Salishan Indians With Eight Wood Engravings

The Shadow On The Plain: A Collection Of Myths And Speeches Of The Salishan Indians With Eight Wood Engravings

By: Leatherbarrow, Linda

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Little Bird Press: 1983

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004423

ISBN: 0906488052

Condition: Near Mint


Card covers with marbled paper wraps and paper title label to front, Near Mint condition. Signed Limited edition of 160, unpaginated, eight wood engravings. View more info

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Reek Roon a Campfire: A Collection of Ancient Tales.

By: Robertson, Stanley.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd, 2009. 9781841587950: 2009

Seller ID: 114

ISBN: 1841587958

Condition: Fine


Paperback in fine condition, pp xi, 195, with glossary. A wide range of stories -supernatural and everyday- which offer a fascinating glimpse into the world of Scland's Travellers. S5. View more info

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The Hunt for Rob Roy: The Man and the Myths

By: Stevenson, David

Price: £8.00

Publisher: John Donald: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008129

ISBN: 0859765903

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear and slight fading to spine but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xvi, 339, colour and b&w illustrations, notes, index. View more info

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The Highlands and Their Legends

By: Swire, Otta F.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Oliver & Boyd.: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006128

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in terracotta cloth covered boards with silver titles to spine, some very light rubbing to bottom edges but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some light rubbing and slight shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 290, b&w illustrations, index. View more info