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Image for Mary Queen of Scotland and the Isles : A Novel

Mary Queen of Scotland and the Isles : A Novel

By: George, Margaret

Price: £16.50

Publisher: New York, St. Martins Press: 1992

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 034890

ISBN: 0312082622

Condition: Very Good


Novel turning the life of Mary Queen of Scots into historical fiction. A very good clean cop in unclipped dustwrapper. 870 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Highways and Byways in the West Highlands

By: Gordon, Seton

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066923

Condition: Very Good


Now serves as a nostalgic look back to the life and times and events in the West Highlands of over 80 years ago. Very good clean hardback in blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. 428 pages including index. . Illustrated with b.w. sketches by Sir D.Y. Cameron and with a foreword and glossary of place names elements with aids to pronunciation by W.J. Watson. . Previous owner's sticker on front endpaper. Fold-out map to rear. View more info

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The Country Living Guide to Rural Scotland

By: Gracie, James

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Aldermaston, Berkshire, Travel Publishing Ltd: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019054

ISBN: 1902007964

Condition: Good


Clean, bright copy - 496 pages including index. Fully illustrated with detailed directions and maps. A couple of pages with crease marks else near fine. Next post dispatch. View more info

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History : The Journal of the Historical Association - Volume 102 Issue 1 No 349, January 2017

By: Griffin, Emma, (Editor)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Oxford, The Historical Accociation and Blackwell Publishing: 2017

Edition: Quarterly Edition

Seller ID: 063597

Condition: Very Good


Articles include: - Caring for Soldiers, Veterans and Families in Scotland, 1638-1651; News Networks in Early Modern Wales; The Parish Elite at Play? Cricket, Community and the 'Middling Sort' in Eighteenth Century Kent; 'A Great Turkish Policy': Winston Churchill, the Ottoman Empire and the Origins of the Dardanelles Campaign; Experiences, Images and Political Reflections on the First World War in Italian Interwar Literature. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Oban - Red Guide

By: Hammond, Reginald J.W.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock & Co: 1962

Edition: Fifteenth Edition

Seller ID: 067997

Condition: Very Good


Square, tight copy of the Ward Lock Red Guide. Includes maps, plans and b/w illustrations. 160 pages. Covers Fort William, Skye, The Hebrides and Western Scotland. View more info

Image for Highland Journey : A Sketching Tour of Scotland Retracing the Steps of Victorian Artist J. T. Reid: Sketching Tour of Scotland Retracing the Footsteps of Victorian Artist John T. Reid

Highland Journey : A Sketching Tour of Scotland Retracing the Steps of Victorian Artist J. T. Reid: Sketching Tour of Scotland Retracing the Footsteps of Victorian Artist John T. Reid

By: Hedderwick, Maira

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Canongate Books: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 062408

ISBN: 0862414504

Condition: Very Good


Wonderful sketching travelogue, wryly humorous and exquisitely illustrated to give a valuable social commentary on the Highlands past and present. Bright, glossy copy - 185 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for By Bothwell Banks - Some Chapters on the History, Archaeology and Literary Associations of the Uddington and Bothwell District

By Bothwell Banks - Some Chapters on the History, Archaeology and Literary Associations of the Uddington and Bothwell District

By: Henderson, George & Waddell, J. Jeffrey

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Scotland, D. Hobbs & Co.: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015376

Condition: Good


Green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. 260pp. Top edge gilt. Other edges untrimmed. Long stain to front board (see photo). Cloth worn to spine strip at both ends of spine. Previous owner's details on front fly leaf and again on rear of frontis. Frontis is of Bothwell Castle. Opening to guttering at beginning of chapter one & again between pages 80 & 81- otherwise binding is sound. Occasional foxing spots. Numerous illustrations to the text. A good, clean copy of this hard-to-find title which paints a rich history of the local area. of Bothwell and Uddington. View more info

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The Scots at Sea : Celebrating Scotland's Maritime History

By: Hewitson, Jim (compiler)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Saint Andrew Press: 2004

Edition: TV Tie-in

Seller ID: 041426

ISBN: 071520811X

Condition: As New


Charts some key aspects of Scotland's maritime history as it explores the ways in which the unique Scottish character has been shaped and influenced by its turbulent relationship with the sea. Clean, bright hardback in an unclipped d/w protected in a clear, plastic jacket - 176 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Man from Scotland Yard

By: Horler, Sydney

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Leisure Library Co. Ltd:

Edition: 51st Thousand

Seller ID: 015086

Condition: Very Good


Red covers with black lettering to spine. 254pp. Pages have yellowed with age. Spine ends are a little worn. Binding is square and tight. A good, clean copy. View more info

Image for Contentions of Nationhood: Nationalist Movements, Political Conflict, and Social Change in Flanders, Scotland, and French Canada

Contentions of Nationhood: Nationalist Movements, Political Conflict, and Social Change in Flanders, Scotland, and French Canada

By: Hossay, Patrick

Price: £175.00

Publisher: USA, Lexington Books: 2002

Seller ID: 062872

ISBN: 0739103687

Condition: Near Fine


An innovative historical study of the origins of nationalist movements in Belgium (Flanders), Great Britain (Scotland), and Canada (Quebec) which provides a rare and valuable analysis of three nationalist movements and the political construction of the idea of nationhood. Clean, bright hardback which appears unread. 316 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Glasgow the Best!: The One True Guide

Glasgow the Best!: The One True Guide

By: Irvine, Peter; Kelling, Graeme

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Glasgow, HarperCollins: 2000

Edition: Updated Edition

Seller ID: 018856

ISBN: 0004724658

Condition: New


Handy-sized guide to the best Glasgow has to offer from kid's places to nightclubs and tourist attractions to the secret places. 127 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Gretna Blacksmith's Story : A Short Romance

By: Jones, A. Vincent

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tunbridge Wells, Kent, Photochrom Co Ltd:

Seller ID: 065741

Condition: Very Good


Tiny, 31 page stapled booklet recording some of the life and times of the famous forge just over the border in Scotland. Part of the 'Photochrome Midget Book' series with sepia-tone photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Lost Dreams

By: Kay, Nora

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029464

ISBN: 0340639989

Condition: Very Good


Heart-warming novel of a young woman burdened with responsibilities beyond her years. Set in 1930's Scotland. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light signs of shelf life - 368 pages. First Printing with complete number line. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Here's Scotland's Story

By: Kermack, W.R.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, W. & A. K. Johnston: 1948

Edition: Reprinted

Seller ID: 035288

Condition: Good


Good, clean copy with light sunning to page edges. Brief guide to Scotland's history - 96 pages including index. Previous owner's name to ffep and light signs of shelf life to covers. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Union and Unionisms : Political Thought in Scotland, 1500-2000

Union and Unionisms : Political Thought in Scotland, 1500-2000

By: Kidd, Colin

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Cambrdige University Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055835

ISBN: 0521880572

Condition: As New


One of the most distinguished Scottish historians of our time looks afresh at this central theme in Britain's history, politics and law, and traces the history of Scottish unionist ideas from the early sixteenth century to the present day. Unread copy in laminated boards - 312 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Our Scotland : A General And Regional Geography

By: Kinnear, W.; Wright, G.C.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1963

Edition: Fifth Impression

Seller ID: 018154

Condition: Hard Cover


Designed to provide an integrated survey of Scotland as a whole, and at the same time present sufficient detail in the regional chapters to enable teachers to develop the individuality of selected areas. Light edgewear to boards. 152 pages. View more info

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Scottish Trails & Paths

By: Lees, A. B.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: St. Ives, Cornwall, James Pike Ltd: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023929

ISBN: 0859321126

Condition: Very Good


Part of the 'Viewing Scotland Series'. 32 pages stapled booklet. Most pages clean and bright with a few slightly darkening. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Selected Poems of Marion Angus

By: Lindsay, Maurice ( Edited and with an Introduction By )

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Serif Books: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049389

Condition: Very Good


Includes a personal memoir by Helen B. Cruickshank who together with the editor make a fully representative selection which should appeal not only to poetry-lovers everywhere but to the people of her native Scotland. Internally clean copy with some spotting to page edges and endpapers. Unclipped d/w shows some faint foxing and slight shelfwear & tear - 67 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Roll of Honour

By: Linklater, Eric

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052174

Condition: Very Good


Novel set in a small town in Scotland and the teacher's memories of pupils who are falling at Alamein and Matapan, at Cassino and on the Normandy beaches. Clean square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 219 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The House of Gair

By: Linklater, Eric

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065977

Condition: Very Good


Novel set in a lonely house in the Highlands of Scotland whose theme is fraud, the gullibility and greed of respectable people and the vanity of the swindlers. Very good, clean hardback in dustwrapper which has darkened spine. Previous owner's name on front endpaper- 224 pages. View more info