Weidenfeld & Nicolson. First edition-first printing. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. VGC.Weidenfeld & Nicolson,1999.First UK edition-first printing.Black hardback(some nicks and marks on the edges of the cover,gilt lettering to the spine) with Dj(some creases and nicks on the edges of the Dj cover),both in VGC.Illustrated with a colour map inside the front and back cover,b/w photos,maps,drawings.Nice and clean pages with a couple ink marks on the outer edges,some creases on the edges of the pages,two pencil marks impressions on the edges of the first two pages of the book,light shelf wear inside the edges of the Dj cover.The book is in VGC except for the marks on the edges of the cover.386pp including Postscript,notes,index.Price un-clipped.A collectable first edition. This is another paragraph Product Description: This book presents a portrait of the Albans, a seafaring tribe who originated in the country now known as Scotland. Battered by repeated Celtic, Norse and Roman invasions, the Albans fled west, first to Iceland, then to Greenland and finally across the Atlantic to Canada.