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Old Inverugie: A Lecture Delivered to the Peterhead Mutual Improvement Society.

By: Boyd, William.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: W.L.Taylor.: 1885

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005030

Condition: Good+


Hardback with red leather covers, gilt title, all edge gilt, with some rubbing to the cover and a bit missing at the bottom of the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition.With real b&w photographs by J. Chivas, tissue guarded. First edition, VERY SCARCE. Old Inverugie and its associations, Social, Domestic and Political; with legends and local sketches, connecting the old times with the new. Photographs include: the Marshal Keith Statue, Ravenscraig, Gateway of Inverugie Castle, Inverugie Castle, Dowcatt, Inverugie from Mount Pleasant, Potsunkaun. View more info

The Wee Scottish Piper.

By: Brandeis, Madeleine.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap.: 1929

Seller ID: 006109

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, complete with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition, pp159, with b&w illustrations. A charming tale of a young piper, illustrated with photographs. 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

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People and Places in Newmachar, Past and Present.

By: Bridges, Roy.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Parish of Newmachar Community Council, 2001. 0954070100: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1040

ISBN: 0954070100

Condition: Very Good


Paperback with very slight shelfwear, otherwise in Near Fine condition. First editio, pp xvi, 224, with b&w illustrations, preface by Robert Loughridge, appendix and list of sources. With map of the Parish of Newmachar. This book is the first history of the area, with testimonies from present and former residents. S16. View more info

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The West Highland Railway: Map of the Route, Fort William to Mallaig

By: British Railways.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: British Railways, c.1960s: 0

Seller ID: 006767

Condition: Very Good


Folding souvenir or information pamphlet (triple folding - printed both sides) of the route between Fort William and Mallaig, colour map of the the route. View more info

The Tradition of Scottish Philosophy: A New Perspective on the Enlightenment.

By: Broadie, Alexander.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: John Donald, 2011.: 2011

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2726

Condition: New


Paperback in Mint condition. Revised edition, with pp192, notes, bibliography and index. Many works on Scottish philosophy have concentrated on the Scottish Enlightenment, leading to a seriously distorted picture of Scottish intellectual history. A circle of Scottish philosophers, led by John Mair, gained Europe-wide appreciation for their work two and half centuries before that period, and their work had a major significance for Scottish culture. This study attempts to correct the bias in the history of Scottish thought by giving due attention to the earlier flowering of philosophy, as well a... View more info

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Twelve Psalm and Hymn Tunes.

By: Broomfield, W.R.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Thomson & Duncan.: 1892

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004388

Condition: Very Good


Small hardback in original cloth covers with title in gilt on front, previous owners name in ink on ffep, some light foxing to prelims but otherwise in Very Good condition. Presumed first edition, pp 11, 12 psalm and hymn tunes. View more info

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Scottish Tramway Fleets.

By: Brotchie, Alan W.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: N.B. Traction, 1968.: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1630

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covered booklet, some discolouration to spine but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp 60, b&w illustrations. An illustrated look at the various different trams from around Scotland. S6. View more info

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The City and its Worlds: Aspects of Aberdeen's History since 1794.

By: Brotherstone, Terry & Withrington, Donald.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Cruithne Press 1996. 1873448120: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 53

ISBN: 1873448120

Condition: Fine


First edition paperback in fine condition with just slight shelfwear. Pp 244, b&w illustrations and photos. Thirteen studies explore different aspects of the physical, socio-political and cultural expansion- and explosion- which characterised city development in the nineteenth century. Edited by Brotherstone, Terry & Withrington, Donald. S2. View more info

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Scottish Independence and the Idea of Britain: From the Picts to Alexander III

By: Broun, Dauvit.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006300

ISBN: 0748685197

Condition: Fine


Softback in Fine condition. With previous's owner's printed plate and place name and date under the label in ink. First edition, pp 314. The answers put forward in this book provide a fresh perspective on Scotland's relationship with Britain. Broun challenges the idea that the Scots were an ancient nation whose British identity only emerged later on, in the early modern era, and provides new evidence that the idea of Scotland as an independent kingdom in actual fact predated Wallace and Bruce. This leads him to radically reassess several fundamental issues: the fate of Pictish identity and t... View more info

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Broths to Bannocks: Cooking in Scotland 1690 to the Present Day.

By: Brown, Catherine.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: John Murray Pubs Ltd: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006087

ISBN: 0719547806

Condition: As New


Hardback As New, with dustwrapper, price clipped, otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp 274, b&w illustrations and index. Cooking in Scotland 1690 to the Present Day. View more info

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Climbing the Corbetts: Scotland's 2,500 Ft Summits

By: Brown, Hamish M.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005879

ISBN: 0575043784

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in original brown cloth covered boards, price clipped dustwrapper with some light shelfwear to head of spine and top of flap hinges but otherwise in Very Good condition, now enclosed in a clear archival wrap. Fist edition, Signed by Author on title page, pp 381, colour illustrations, appendices, index of Corbetts. A love of the Scottish hills doesn't depend on the height of any summit but on an indefinable quality which the 2500ft plus hills have in abundance, perhaps even more than the Munros. This book describes one well-known mountaineer's compact with the Corbetts, rich with ane... View more info

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Early Travellers in Scotland.

By: Brown, Hume.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: James Thin, 1978.: 1978

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 1452

Condition: Very Good


Softback with illustrated card covers, light staining to edges but otherwise in Very Good condition. Facsimile edition [1891] pp xxvi, 300 with 5 fold out maps and tables, index. A selection of historical travellers tales from Scotland. View more info

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The Royal Burgh of Inverurie.

By: Brown, Jimmy.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Jimmy Brown: 1996

Seller ID: 007135

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated card covers, with pp35 plus eight pages of advertising. Guide to The Royal Burgh of Inverurie. View more info

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Secrets of Border Angling.

By: Brown, W. Sorley.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: A. Walker & Son.: 1907

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004379

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original green cloth covered boards, some light shelfwear to edges and corners, endpapers browned but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 80. A guide to angling in the Borders region of Scotland. View more info

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Twisted Sisters.

By: Brown, Yvonne Galloway & Ferguson, Rona.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Tuckwell Press, 2002. 1862322953: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 618

ISBN: 1862322953

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, Very good condition, First edition SCARCE, PPx, 212, Index, This collection arose from the Women's History Network conference "Twisted Sisters" held at Glasgow Caledonian University in October 2000. Spanning the mediaeval period to modernity, the papers look at women's involvement in crime and deviance in both private and public spheres of Scottish society including infanticide, social deviance, witchcraft and political influence. They offer a new perspective on accepted norms of female behaviour, challenging the received view of women as necessarily restrained by the conven... View more info

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On Some Antiquities in the Neighbourhood of Dunecht House, Aberdeenshire.

By: Browne, G.F.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1921.: 1921

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 891

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with quarter leather binding and top edge gilt, Very Good condition with some fading. First edition, pp 170, LXIII, 63 b&w plates. A catalogue of antiquities in the surrounding area of Dunecht House. S13. 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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A History of the Highlands and of the Highland Clans; With an Extensive Selection from the Hithitherto Inedited Stuart Papers. Two Volumes in One.

By: Browne, James.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: ., A. Fullarton & Co.: 0

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 004324

Condition: Very Good


Two Volumes bound in One. Hardcover with quarter leather binding with cloth covered boards, gilt titles and marbled edges, some light wear to head and foot of spine. New edition, pp lxii, 447, 478, b&w engravings, colour clan tartans, fold out maps. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Glasgow University Students' Handbook 1934 - 1935.

By: Browning, Robert.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Students' Representative Council of the University of Glasgow 1934.: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005285

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers with some light shelfwear, one closed tear to front cover internally repaired, some foxing throughout and otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 176, b&w illustrations. View more info

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The Land Out There: A Scottish Land Anthology.

By: Bruce, George and Rennie, Frank.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press, 1991. 0080409075: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 468

ISBN: 0080409075

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. First edition, pp xvi, 342. with colour photographs, list of illustrations, list of colour plates, preface, acknowledgements, prologue, epilogue, glossary and index of authors and sources. An anthology that ranges from the discriptive geology of the Scotland of Hugh Miller and Archibald Geikie, through childhood experiences (including Kesson, Muir, Derwent, MacDiarmid, Burns, Gunn and Crichton Smith), and the travellers Sandy Stewart and Betsy White, to the main issues, the character of the people of the land of Scotland, the yield of the land, the changes, an... View more info