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The Regional Novel in Britain and Ireland, 1800-1990

By: Snell, K. D. M. ( Edited By )

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambrdige University Press: 2008

Edition: Re-issue

Seller ID: 055821

ISBN: 0521093430

Condition: As New


Interdisciplinary collection of essays from leading literary critics, historians and cultural geographers which addresses the regional novel in Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England. Unread paperback - 300 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The History of Scotland from the Union to the Abolition of the Heritable Jurisdictions in Two Volumes VOLUME II ONLY

By: Struthers, John

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Blackie, Fullarton & Co: 1828

Seller ID: 044488

Condition: Poor


Volume II of Struthers work covering the period from 1733. Sold as a reading copy only as front board is detached. and leather to spine strip along edge of rear board is cracked. worm holes to margins of first few pages, though text block is unaffected. Top corners of a few pages are creased. Rubbing to marbled boards. Engraved frontis of James Graham. 644 pages including general index. 3 engravings. View more info

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Aa My Selves: Poems, 1940-80

By: Sutherland, Stella

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Lerwick, Shetland Times Ltd: 1980

Seller ID: 065117

ISBN: 0900662271

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright booklet with small crease to top corners. 39 pages. A selection of poems by the local Shetland poet. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Birds in Scotland

By: Thom, Valerie

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Calton, Staffordshire, T & A D Poyser Ltd: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059503

ISBN: 0856610402

Condition: Very Good


Comprehensive study and review of Scottish birds with an impressive section on the species accounts reviewing the period from 1950-83, and with 173 distribution maps and many tables of relevant data, as well as 129 species drawings and a section of photographs. Very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 382 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Ramillies and the Union with Scotland - England Under Queen Anne

By: Trevelyan, G. M.

Price: £11.50

Publisher: London, Longmans Green: 1936

Edition: Cheap Edition

Seller ID: 047549

Condition: Good


Good clean hardback with slightly faded spine. Illustrated with 10 maps. Looks at the war in which Marlborough was at the summit of his career and performance at Ramillies, Oudenarde and the reconquest of Belgium, as well as English politics and the Scottish problem. 468 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Tartans of Scotland : An Alphabetical Guide to the History and Traditional Dress of the Scottish Clans

By: Urquhart, Blair

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Hove, Apple Press: 2003

Seller ID: 041758

ISBN: 1840923814

Condition: Very Good


A concise guide to over 140 tartans including the main clan and family setts, giving a brief history of the origin of tartans, and a directory listing the tartans in alphabetical order. A clean, crisp copy illustrated with colour photographs. Previous owner's small sticker on front endpaper. 80 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Shetland Report: A Constitutional Study

By: Various

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh & Glasgow, The Nevis Institute: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065233

ISBN: 0950619701

Condition: Very Good


The results of a report commissioned by the Shetlands Island's Council to examine a variety of arrangements that might be made for Shetland after the traditional way of life's disruption since the discovery of North Sea Oil. Very good clean hardback in dustjacket. Slight tanning to page edges. 223 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Wainwright in Scotland

By: Wainwright, A.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1988

Edition: TV Tie-in

Seller ID: 056552

ISBN: 0718129016

Condition: Near Fine


Accompanied the BBC Television series as the author pays a memorable tribute to his lifelong passion for the Highlands. Clean, bright hardback in an unclipped d/w - 224 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Scottish Mountain Drawings : Volume One - The Northern Highlands

By: Wainwright, A.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Kendal, Cumbria, Westmorland Gazette: 1974

Seller ID: 066068

Condition: Very Good


A collection of seventy five ink drawings of mountain scenes in the North of Scotland. A very good clean hardback in tatty unclipped internally repaired dustwrapper which shows signs of wear and tear and minor loss. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Cambridge History of Medieval English Literature

By: Wallace, David ( Editor )

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060597

ISBN: 0521444209

Condition: Near Fine


Part of The New Cambridge History of English Literature Series edited by David Wallace. Thirty-three distinguished contributors offer a collaborative account of literature composed or transmitted in England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland between the Norman conquest and the death of Henry VIII in 1547. Heavy, large volume hardback in a d/w - 1,043 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Scotland: Frequently Asked Questions - What Every Visitor Needs to Know

By: White, Derrick

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Glasgow, Scotland, The In Pinn: 2004

Seller ID: 020026

ISBN: 1903238595

Condition: As New


Gives the answers to subjects other guide books don't ask. Not approved by ' Visit Scotland ' !!!! 124 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Special Branch Officer

By: Wilkinson, George

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Odhams Press: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065833

Condition: Good


The Ex-Superintendent looks back at over thirty years' Police service and recalls some of the interesting highlights of his career as a Special Branch Officer at Scotland Yard. Previous owner's stamps to endpapers else a good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing shelfwear & tear with crease to rear cover - 254 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info