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An Account of the Present State of the Hebrides and Western Coasts of Scotland: in which an Attempt is made to Explain the Circumstances that have hitherto Repressed the Industry of the Natives

By: Anderson James

Price: £280.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Printed for G. G. J. And J. Robinson: 1785

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097627


Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, [4]clxv,542pp, large folding map. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, gilt lines, leather title label. Calf rubbed, some abrasion wear on corners, minor wear loss on head of spine, short split on joints. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages and map in very good clean condition. A very nice copy, in an attractive period binding. View more info

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The New Statistical Account of Scotland. By the Ministers of the Respective Parishes. [ Complete in 15 Volumes ]

By: Anon

Price: £350.00

Publisher: Edinburgh & London, William Blackwood & Sons: 1845

Seller ID: 097037


Books measure 9 x 6 inches. Large folding map of Scotland, 16 coloured county maps. Bound in buckram/cloth, all exept one volume have red title labels, library number on spines. All bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, very occasional library stamp or mark, [ about 10 to each volume ]. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A very nice set, in very sturdy bindings. View more info

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Memoirs of the Life of Mary Queen of Scots [ Complete in 2 Volumes. Leather Bound ]

By: Benger Miss

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Longman Hurst Rees Orme and Brown: 1823

Seller ID: 097138


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 7 3/4 x 5 inches. Collation, viii,382pp, viii,501pp, engraved frontis in volume 1. Bound in full leather. Both volumes have been professionally rebacked, retaining 3 of the original 4 boards, which have gilt dentells, the 4th board without the dentells. Both bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, occasional library stamp, mainly to prelims. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice attractive set. View more info

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Brydone's Views of Edinburgh

By: Brydone [ Publisher ]

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Published By Brydones 29 Princes Street Edinburgh: 1858

Seller ID: 096436


13 fine engravings on linen, housed in original publishers illustrated case. Engraving in near fine condition. Case light rubbed, some minor abarsion wear, but in very good condition. A very nice copy. View more info

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Rise and Progress of the Granite Industry in Aberdeen

By: Diack William

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Reprinted By the Quarry Managers' Journal: 1949

Seller ID: 097736


With a tipped in letter from '' Charles McDonald Limited.Froghall Works, Aberdeen ''.Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, iii,123pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers printed boards, cloth backed. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. View more info

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The Scottish National Dictionary [ Complete in 10 Volumes ]

By: Grant William [ Edited By ]

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, The Scottish National Dictionary Association Limited: 1941

Seller ID: 098078


Limited to 2,000 numbered copies. No date, circa 1941.Complete in 10 volumes. Books measure 12 1/2 x 10 inches. Rebound in half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, gilt lettering. Bindings very lightly rubbed, very minor abrasion wear, library number on spines. All bindings in good clean firm condition. Internally, very occasional library stamp, [ about 5 to each volume ]. Pages in very good clean condition. A good clean solid set. View more info

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The Antiquities of Scotland [ Complete in 2 Volumes. Large Paper Copy ] ]

By: Grose Francis

Price: £225.00

Publisher: London, S. Hooper: 1789

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097707


Probably a Large paper copy. Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 13 1/4 x 10 inches. Collation, xxiii,[1],176pp, [2],iv,171-308pp, frontis & title vignettes, 180 plates, lacking 8 plates. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, gilt lines, leather title labels, boards have gilt lines and fleur-de-lis to corners, marble endpapers. Calf rubbed/worn, some loss on spines, hinge joints cracked, boards attached but loose. Internally, some browning to endpapers, occasional t... View more info

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The Posthumous Papers of Dr James Moncur, Stonehaven.

By: Moncur Dr James

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Stonehaven, Alex, Clark and John MacPherson: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097521


Book measures 7 1/4 x 5 inches. Collation, xxxi,[1],260pp. Bound in original publishers embossed cloth, with grey endpapers. Cloth lightly rubbed, a few short splits on hinge joints, [ crudely repaired ], light staining to bottom board. Binding in good condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A good copy in a period binding. View more info

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Ancient Scottish Lake-Dwellings - Or Crannogs With A Supplementary Chapter On Remains Of Lake-Dwellings In England

By: Munro Robert

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, David Douglas: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097156


Book measures 9 x 6 inches. xx326pp, 20pp catalogue, illustrated frontis, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers cloth, with gilt lettering, black endpapers. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. View more info

A Botanical Tour in the Highlands of Perthshire

By: Pamplin Willaim

Price: £145.00

Publisher: London, Willam Pamplin: 1857

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 095737


Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 5/8 inches. Collation, viii,76pp. Bound in original publishers green blind stamped cloth, with gilt lettering on top board. Cloth light rubbed, very minor abrasion wear, small patch of cloth faded on top board. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, previous owners name on endpaper, remnant of paper label on fixed endpaper, short split on endpaper joint. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice copy, bound in original publishers ... View more info

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The Athletes and Athletic Sports of Scotland

By: Smith W. M'Combie

Price: £325.00

Publisher: Paisley; and 26 Paternoster Square, London, Alexander Gardner: 1891

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097432


Book measures 7 1/4 x 5 inches. Collation, 138pp. Bound in original publishers softcover. Binding has been repaired, restored, covers strengthened. Dust and dirt marking, minor abrasion wear. Binding in good solid condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A nice copy of a very rare book. View more info