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Ross and Cromarty

By: Brooks, John Attwood

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Norwich, Norfolk, Jarrold Colour Publications: 1969

Seller ID: 023954

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright, stapled booklet. Part of the Jarrold Cotman Color Series. Next post dispatch. View more info

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History : The Journal of the Historical Association - Volume 96 Issue 3 Number 323 : July 2011

By: Charmley, John ( Edited By )

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Oxford, The Historical Accociation and Blackwell Publishing: 2011

Edition: Quarterly Edition

Seller ID: 060349

Condition: Very Good


Contents include:- Urbanization, Rising Homicide Rates and the Geography of lethal Violence in Scotland, 1800-1860; The Great Trust: Mrs Edith Ash's Campaign of Remembrance, 1916-1954; The Conservative Party, the Role of the State and the Politics of Protection, c 1918 - 1932; Safety in Numbers: Ideas of Concentrations in Royal Air Force Fighter Defence from Lanchester to the Battle of Britain; Nation and Alienation: Retrievals of Home in Post-war French Film K.H. Adler. Clean, bright booklet - pages run from 229 - 387. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Shetland Isles

By: Cluness, A. T.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Ltd: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065164

Condition: Very Good


Part of the County Books Series edited by Brian Vesty-Fitzgerald. Explains the individuality of this remote part of the British Isles. Gift inscription and newspaper cutting to ffep else a clean, square copy in an unclipped, sunned d/w showing some sellotape repair - 308 pages including index plus an attached, fold-out map. Prompt map. View more info

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The Raiders and the Lilac Sunbonnet

By: Crockett, S.R.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1954

Seller ID: 032780

Condition: Good


A good clean copy in jacket which has been repaired internally to the spine. Collins Classics No. 463. Two of Crockett's most popular novels brought together in one volume. This copy includes a letter in which the sender tells the recipient a little bit about the area of Scotland where the novels are set. 480 pages. View more info

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Scottish Abbeys : An Introduction to Mediaeval Abbeys and Priories of Scotland

By: Cruden, Stewart

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1970

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 052719

ISBN: 0114904758

Condition: Very Good


Provides a background guide to Scottish abbeys by describing monasticism, its origins, its development and its ideals. Clean bright booklet in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 96 pages plus 32 b/w glossy plates and an attached, fold-out diagram. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Gulfs of Blue Air : A Highland Journey

By: Crumley, Jim

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Mainstream Publishing Co Ltd: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030519

ISBN: 1851588892

Condition: Good


Good, square, ex-library copy with the usual markings. Unclipped d/w is protected in a plastic coating. Light sunning to page edges. Part travelogue, part nature ramble, part mountain trek. An evocative account of a journey through the Highlands of Scotland - 192 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Cathedral Church of St. Mungo

By: Davidson, The Rev. A. Nevile

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Glasgow, Bell & Bain: 1938

Seller ID: 051641

Condition: Very Good


A short history and guide to the Glasgow church. With 5 b/w illustrations. 16 page booklet. View more info

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The Scottish National War Memorial Official Guide

By: Deas F.W.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, David MacDonald Ltd:

Seller ID: 015402

Condition: Very Good


Grey stapled paper wraps with black lettering and decoration. 36 page guide to the Edinburgh War Memorial. Undated but errata inserted into front is dated 1928. A very good, clean, bright copy. View more info

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Farm Servants and Labour in Lowland Scotland, 1770 to 1914

By: Devine, Thomas M. ( Edited By )

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, John Donald Publishers Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 063173

ISBN: 0859764397

Condition: Very Good


Collection of essays providing a history of farm service and labour from the agricultural revolution to the outbreak of the First World War. Clean, tight paperback with some sunning to cover/spine - 262 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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History : The Journal of the Historical Association - Volume 83 Number 270 April 1998

By: Dickinson, Professor H.T. (editor)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Oxford, The Historical Accociation and Blackwell Publishing: 1998

Edition: Quarterly Edition

Seller ID: 063479

Condition: Very Good


Articles include: - The Younger Pitt and the House of Commons; Political Biography and Pitt the Younger as Chancellor of the Exchequer; The Political Theory of William Pitt the Younger; The Pitt-Portland Coalition of 1794 and the Origins of the Tory Party; The Government of Scotland under Henry Dundas and William Pitt; Secret Service Under Pitt's Administration. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Isles of Home : Sixty Years of Shetland

By: Donaldson, Gordon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Paul Harris Publishing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065177

ISBN: 0862280699

Condition: Very Good


The author writes with warmth and affection of his Isles of Home. Illustrated with sixty b/w photographs, many previously unpublished. Slight lean to spine else a clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 188 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Record of the Century

By: Doogan, Philomena

Price: £15.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Harpercollins Pub Ltd: 1999

Seller ID: 020537

ISBN: 0004723503

Condition: Near Fine


Scotland's History Through the Pages of the Daily Record. Clean, bright copy which shows signs of light shelfwear. View more info

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Go Horseracing with BP

By: Eaton, Michael

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Racing Information Bureau: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065205

ISBN: 090053463X

Condition: Very Good


A detailed guide to the racecourses of England, Scotland and Wales, some, sadly no longer in existence. Clean, bright booklet showing some faint crease marks to rear cover - 114 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Return to Steam : Steam Tours on British Rail from 1969

By: Eatwell, David ; Cooper-Smith, John H.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039940

ISBN: 0713408642

Condition: Very Good


Captures every route in places as far apart as the West Country and Scotland, East Anglia and Wales. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing light signs of shelf life - 120 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Gareth

By: Edwards, Gareth

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Stanley Paul: 1978

Seller ID: 028132

ISBN: 0091348005

Condition: Very Good


The autobiography of the best Welsh scrum-half of all time, part of the legendary partnership with Barry John, who became the youngest player ever to captain Wales at rugby, when in 1968 he led his side to victory over Scotland. A very good, clean copy in very good price-clipped jacket which has some sunning to spine strip. View more info

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FlyPast Magazine June 1993 No 143

By: Ellis, Ken (Editor)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Lincs, Key Publishing: 1993

Seller ID: 036997

Condition: Very Good


Magazine published for enthusiasts of old aeroplanes. 71 pages. Includes articles on Alpine Album, Farewell to the Brats, Arado's Blitz bomber, Scotland's Museum of Flight. Also includes the Special Supplement to mark the 50th anniversary of the Dam Busters. etc For full contents of this issue please see photograph. View more info

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FlyPast Magazine October 1994 No 159

By: Ellis, Ken (Editor)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Lincs, Key Publishing: 1994

Seller ID: 064996

Condition: Very Good


Magazine published for enthusiasts of old aircraft. Articles include Graphic Report of the SAAF Shackleton crash-landing; Ferrying a Dakota from Egypt to Elstree; A new museum on a former Bomber Airfield; Scotland's only independent aviation museum; Birthday celebrations for the Vintage Glider Club; Air Atlantique and the Immortal Dakota; Raising the roof P-47 style etc. View more info

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The Scots : A Portrait of the Scottish Soul at Home and Abroad

By: Finlayson, Iain

Price: £10.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Atheneum: 1987

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 031583

ISBN: 0689116330

Condition: Very Good


A penetrating and entertaining analysis of the Scottish psyche that dissects Scottish romance, Scottish passion, Scottish migration and Scottish attitudes to the vexed questions of politics, religion, nationalism, whisky and humour - as well as their view that it is their fate to be noble and ill used. A very good clean copy in unclipped dustjacket which has internally repaired tear to rear cover. 272 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Western Highlands

By: Gardner, Arthur

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford Limited: 1947

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 067025

Condition: Very Good


The very pick of Arthur Gardner's photographs representing the Scottish Highlands with mountains, lochs and islands depicted in 300 carefully chosen photographs. Very good clean hardback in Brian Cook dustjacket which has small loss to top corner of front cover near spine, general light shelfwear to unclipped jacket. 111 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The History of the Kings of Britain

By: Geoffrey of Monmouth

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1974

Edition: Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 066057

Condition: Good


Traces the history of Britain through a long sweep of nineteen hundred years from the mythical Brutus, great grandson of the Trojan Aeneas down to his last British King Cadwaller, who, harassed by plague, famine, civil dissension and never-ending invasion from the continent, finally abandoned Britain to the Saxons in the seventh century. 260pp inc short bibliography. Map endpapers. Small loss to leather on titles at head of spine. Presented in gold slipcase which is rubbed to edges. View more info