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LIKE A MANTLE, THE SEA

by Shepherd, Stella

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Published
1971
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good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0713517034184
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London: G. Bell and Sons Ltd, 1971. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0713517034 184pp.
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TO MOVE WITH THE TIMES: THE STORY OF TRANSPORT AND TRAVEL IN SCOTLAND

by Gordon, Anne

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Published
1988
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very good, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
0080363989248
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Aberdeen University Press, 1988. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0080363989 248pp.
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THE FURROW BEHIND ME - THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A HEBRIDEAN CROFTER

by MacLellan, Angus (told by); Campbell, John Lorne (translated by)

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Published
1962
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good w/lightly chipped and faded dustjacket (hardcover)
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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1962. HC. good w/lightly chipped and faded dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. Lightly chipped and faded dustjacket. 202pp.
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TALES OF OLD SCOTLAND

by Rampini, Charles

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Published
1890
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good, blue cloth, teg (hardcover)
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Edinburgh: Macniven & Wallace, 1890. HC. good, blue cloth, teg (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 261pp.
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THE SCOTTISH PEAKS: A PICTORIAL GUIDE TO WALKING IN THIS REGION AND TO THE SAFE ASCENT OF ITS MOST SPECTACULAR MOUNTAINS 3RD ED

by Poucher, W. A.

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Published
1971
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very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0094515506450
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London: Constable & Co., Ltd, 1971. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0094515506 450pp.
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LABOR IN SCOTLAND - A PICTORIAL HISTORY FROM THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY TO THE PRESENT

by Macdougall, Ian (edited by) (foreword by Jimmy Milne)

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Published
1985
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very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780906391648
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$20.00

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Edinburgh, Scotland: Mainstream Publishing, 1985. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0906391644 Sheds light on the origins and development of organized labour in Scotland over the past two centuries. 271pp.
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REMINISCENCES OF SCOTTISH LIFE & CHARACTER - Limited Edition

by Ramsay, Dean

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Published
1910
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very good, full vellum, teg (hardcover) EX-LIB minimal marks
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Edinburgh: T. N. Foulis, 1910. HC. very good, full vellum, teg (hardcover) EX-LIB minimal marks. ill. by Henry W. Kerr. Contents include: Scottish Religious Feelings and Observations; On Old Scottish Conviviality; On the Old Scottish Domestic Servant; Scottish Judges; On Humour Proceeding from Scottish Expressions, Including Scottish Proverbs; On Scottish Stories of Wit and Humour. This edition limited… Read more
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DISCOVERING THE SCOTTISH REVOLUTION, 1692-1746

by Davidson, Neil

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Published
2003
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fine, wraps (softcover) review press release laid in
ISBN
9780745320533
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London: Pluto Press, 2003. PB. fine, wraps (softcover) review press release laid in. ISBN 0745320538 A groundbreaking reassessment of Scottish politics and society in the late-seventeenth and early-eighteenth centuries. 378pp.
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REIMAGINING CULTURE - HISTORIES, IDENTITIES AND THE GAELIC RENAISSANCE

by Macdonald, Sharon

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Published
1997
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very good+, wraps (softcover)
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9781859739853
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Oxford, UK: Berg, 1997. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). ISBN 1859739857 This book is an ethnographic study of the cultural identity and language in a community the author calls Carnan. Situated on the Isle of Skye, an Inner Hebridean island lying off the north-west coast of Scotland, Carnan was widely regarded as a symbollically important 'test-case' of… Read more
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THE CHARM OF THE SCOTT COUNTRY

by Baikie, James

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Published
1927
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good, decorated blue cloth (hardcover)
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London: A. & C. Black, Ltd, 1927. HC. good, decorated blue cloth (hardcover). ill. by Gordon Home. This volume provides descriptive material to accompany the series of charming pencil drawings in which Major Gordon Home has presented twenty-four of the most characteristic scenes of the Scottish Borderland, and attempts to convey to the mind, as the artist's drawings… Read more
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SCOTLAND THE WHAT

by Hardie, Buff and Robertson, Stephen (written by) (lyrics by Buff Hardie; music by George Donald)

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Published
1987
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very good+, pictorial boards (hardcover)
ISBN
9780903065597
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Scotland: Gordon Wright Publishing, 1987. HC. very good+, pictorial boards (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0903065592 Scotland the What? now established as one of Scotland's top comedy shows, is superbly funny, brilliantly scripted with a penetrating insight into the foibles of human nature. 272pp.
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THE CITY AND ITS WORLDS - ASPECTS OF ABERDEEN'S HISTORY SINCE 1794

by Brotherstone, Terry; and, Withrington, Donald J. (edited by)

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Published
1996
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very good+, wraps (softcover) owner's name
ISBN
9781873448120
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Glasgow, Scotland: Cruithne Press, 1996. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover) owner's name. ISBN 1873448120 Highlights Aberdeen's long-held position as 'the metropolis of northern Scotland' and contributes more generally to the urban history of Britain in the modern age. 244pp.
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DISASTER AT DUNDEE

by Prebble, John

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Published
1957
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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1957. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). On the night of December 28, 1879, winds of hurrican force smashed over the River Tay in Scotland. The magnificent new Tay Bridge, stretching from Dundee across the entire estuary, was ripped from its foundations and tossed into the black waters below. 242pp.
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ON A SCOTTISH ISLAND

by Gehring, Mabel Grey

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Published
1949
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Cleveland, OH: The World Publishing Co, 1949. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). Sixty stories filled with the charm and flavor of life on the coast of Scotland. 238pp.
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THE HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS OF SCOTLAND

by McLean, Allan Campbell

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Published
1976
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very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780517205495
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New York: Crescent Books, 1976. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0517205491 Distinguished Scottish author, Allan Campbell McLean, communicates a very personal journey through his homeland, the Highlands and Islands--a land of many contrasts and paradoxes, of landscapes of incomparable beauty, a hard life for the poor, a good life for… Read more
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HISTORICAL AND STATISTICAL ACCOUNT OF DUNFERMLINE - Chalmers' History of Dunfermline

by Chalmers, Peter

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Published
1844
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good+, rebacked with original spine (hardcover), new endpapers
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Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1844. HC. good+, rebacked with original spine (hardcover), new endpapers. B&W plates, colored map. Exceptionally clean and tight copy. Much information on all aspects of the Town and Parish including details of the coal fields. 592pp.
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