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Johnston's Clan Map of the Scottish Highlands - showing alsp clan tartans, chiefs' arms and illustrations of Highland dress, ancient and modern

By: N/A

Price: $2.85

Publisher: W & AK Johnston & GW Bacon Ltd, Edinburgh and London: 1967?

Seller ID: cckn


Intact and sure. Board covers with folded chart-cum-map. The boards have scuffing, some wear. They are sound, steady. The folded map - with linen backing - is tidy, neat, sound, clean, clear, competent. fk View more info

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Waifs and Strays of Celtic Tradition : Vol 1 Argyllshire Series ...With Notes on the War Dress of the Celts - Vol 1

By: Campbell, Lord Archibald

Price: $142.50

Publisher: David Nutt, London: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ccgf


98 pages (complete). A resolute copy of this enthusiastic collection of traditional Celtic oral culture. The boards are scuffed, marked from handling and shelving, wear, benign. They are sure and secure. The contents have foxing and age marks fore and aft. The pages have gentle evidence of age and happy use. They are placid, clear, comfortable, certain, generous, constant. fk View more info

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Ancient Scottish Ballads, Recovered From Tradition, And Never Before Published: with Notes, Historical and Explanatory: and An Appendix, Containing the Airs of several of the Ballads

By: Kinloch, Geo. R.

Price: $171.00

Publisher: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, & Green, London ; John Stevenson, Edinburgh: 1827

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ccgl


270 pages plus music scores (complete). Quarter leather, marbled boards. The spine has five ridges. A gratifyingly elderly, clubbable copy. The leathered corners have wear, but are assured. The boards have wear, scuffing, handling marks. The spine is fit, venerable. The contents are most pleasing. They are exceptionally clean and clear given the age of the book. They are healthy, hale, certain, generous, lively. fk View more info

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Scenes and Legends of The North of Scotland, or the Traditional History of Cromarty

By: Miller, Hugh

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Adam and Charles Black, Edinburgh / Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman, London: 1835

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cbwd


429 pages (complete). A comfortable, aging copy. The spine has been repaired with a leather strip. The boards are steady and sure. They are worn, marked, scuffed. The spine has a handwritten title label which is much marked from age and handling. The binding is a little creaky. The guttering along the frontispages is cracked. The security of the book is unaffected. The pages are flushed with mild foxing from age. The pages are however, benign, placid, clear, gen... View more info

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The Magic of Skye

By: Poucher, W A

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Chapman & Hall Ltd., London: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cgag


223 pages (complete). A placid copy of this book of b/w photographs by Poucher of the magical Hebridean island. The oatmeal cloth coloured boards have wear about all edges, corners. They are sound. The contents have aged in a most mild-mannered way. They are clean, clear, mellow, generous. fn. View more info

The Glen Sketches

By: Rae, Elsie S

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Aberdeen Daily Journal, Aberdeen: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65lt


54 pages (complete). A placid copy. Card covers with flaps. The covers are much worn, marked, sunned. However, they are sure and secure. The contents are clean, clear, comfortable, benign, kindly. fk View more info

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Clanland : Painted and Described by ...

By: Stewart, William

Price: $28.50

Publisher: London Midland and Scottish Railway Company: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cgij


52 pages (complete). A comfortable, homely copy. The card covers are much worn, marked and scuffed all about. They are secure and sure. The contents are most pleasing. This travel guide and brief history of the clans of the Highlands was illustrated and written by William Stewart of the Paisley School. An interesting fact about this William Stewart is that he is the only man by that name, or Stewart male whose first name began with the initial "W", to exhibi... View more info