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GALLAGHER, GORDON EWART & DENNIS
The fortifications of Fort George, Ardersier, near Inverness: archaeological investigations 1990-2005. An original article from the Post Medieval Archaeology journal, 2010.
Post Medieval Archaeology, 2010. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good. 30 pages, 19 figures. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not an offprint or a reprint. Size: Quarto. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Post Medieval Archaeology; Inventory No: 265648.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 265648
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.25 US$ 19.75 | JP¥ 2176]
Keywords: BZDB395 Post Medieval Archaeology; The fortifications of Fort George Ardersier near Inverness archaeological investigations 19902005 An original article from the Post Medieval Archaeology journal 2010 Gordon Ewart Dennis Gallagher
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GARVIN, WILBERT
The Irish Bagpipes: Their Construction and Maintenance
Blackstaff Press Ltd. 1978, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0856401498). Original Illust. Card Cover, Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 40p illustrated with many useful plates and diagrams. No significant marks or signatues internally but corners and covers show some signs of usgae. See scans.r. Good +.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 007757
GBP 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 54.75 US$ 63.21 | JP¥ 6964]
Keywords: Clan Genealogy Family History Scotland Scottish Local History MacCrimmons Skye Piping Bagpipe Archibald Campball Kilberry H. B. Galloway, Captain, Seaforth Highlanders A Bibliography of Bagpipe Music Inverness Chanter Northern Meeting Mod 0856401498
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GEORGE V
An Act to confirm a Provisional Order under the Private Legislation Procedure (Scotland) Act 1899 relating to Inverness Harbour.
1911, 1911. First Edition, No Binding. Very Good Condition. 57 pages. A complete original printed act, from the annual volume for the year. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Parliamentary Acts; Inventory No: 053338.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 053338
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 US$ 15.8 | JP¥ 1741]
Keywords: BZDB395 Inverness Harbour Order. Parliamentary Acts; An Act to confirm a Provisional Order under the Private Legislation Procedure Scotland Act 1899 relating to Inverness Harbour George V
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GEORGE I
DUNBAR BEER DUTIES ACT 1718 c. 16. An Act for laying a Duty of Two Pennies Scots, or One sixth Part of a Peny Sterling, upon every Pint of Ale or Beer that shall be vended or sold within the Town of Dunbar, for improving and preserving the Harbour, and repairing the Town House, and building a School, and other publick Buildings there, and for supplying the said Town with fresh Water. TOGETHER WITH Inverness Beer Duties Act 1718 c. 17. An Act for laying a Duty of Two Pennies Scots, or One sixth Part of a Peny Sterling, upon every Pint of Ale or Beer that shall be vended or sold within the Town of Inverness, and Privileges thereof, for paying the Debts of the said Town, and for building a Church, and making a Harbour there.
James Watson, Printer to the King. Edinburgh, 1724. First Edition, No Binding. Very Good Condition. 15 pages. This is published in a small format (85 x 144mm, 3 3/8 x 5.5 inches) and is extracted from the Acts of Parliament, published by John Watson, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, Edinburgh. Rather smaller in size than the folio acts often encountered published in London, this is none the less a complete act, word for word the same as the larger format and published at around the same date. Disbound from a larger volume, and no title page (as issued). See pictures. Overall condition is very good, with clean, easily readable pages. Size: 16mo (very small). 15 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Parliamentary Acts::Small format; Printed before 1800; Inventory No: 232031.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 232031
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 US$ 15.8 | JP¥ 1741]
Keywords: BZDB395 Parliamentary Acts::Small format; Printed before 1800; DUNBAR BEER DUTIES ACT 1718 c 16 An Act for laying a Duty of Two Pennies Scots or One sixth Part of a Peny Sterling upon every Pint of Ale or Beer that shall be vended or sold within the Town
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GORCON, SETON
HIGHLANDS OF SCOTLAND. The County Books.
London. Robert Hale, 1951., First edition. 328 pages. 49 black & white photographs, and a folded map at the end. Near fine, no inscription or marks. Near fine d./w. but price clipped, with price label of 18/- added (90p.). 22.25cm. x 14.5cm. 1951
-- GBL Books -- Book number: 8840
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.53 | JP¥ 1161]
Keywords: Scotland Highlands Aberdeen Inverness Loch Lomond Cairgorm Glencoe Trossachs Dingwall Sutherland Loch Ness
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GRANT, JAMES
History of the Burgh Schools of Scotland
London & Glasgow, Wiliam Collins. 1876, 1st Edition. Brown Cloth, Large 8vo. xvi + 571p; comrehensive work in first edition. Pages toned and book professionally rebound by Bovill in smart brown cloth as original with new endpapers and original spine replaced (neat library number at base). Very Good/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 003779
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 40 US$ 46.09 | JP¥ 5078]
Keywords: Education Burgh Schools Education Act 1872 Scotland Scottish History Highlands Poor Law Emigration Western Isles Inverness Invernessshire Local Government History Family History & Genealogy
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GRIEVES, ROBERT
Wheels Around Fort William and Lochaber
UK, Stenlake Publishing. 2003, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 184033245X). Illustrated Card Cover, Oblong 6" x 9". 48 page photographic record of Trains, Boats...... Cars, Coaches and ferries about Lochaber West Highlands (no planes!). Model T Ford on Ben Nevis, West Highland Railway, Glenfinnan viaduct, Kinlochleven and etc. Imaginative collection - with much local knowlegde displayed in captions. Some mishaps and accidents. As new. No marks or signatures. Very Good/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 002715
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 8.75 US$ 9.88 | JP¥ 1088]
Keywords: Scotland Scottish Highlands Highland Local History Lochaber Argyll Inverness Invernessshire Fort William Roybridge Spean Bridge Ben Nevis Clan Cameron Lochiel Mountains Glenfinnan Viaduct Harry Potter Transport 184033245X
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SCOTTISH GUIDE.
Pearson's gossipy guide to the Western Highlands including Oban, Inverness, Fort William, Portree, etc., etc.
London: C. Arthur Pearson Ltd., [1902?] 19cm. xl, 179pp (including rear inner-wrap), illustrations, folding colour maps. Original decorated red cloth covered stiff-card wraps. Spine and upper part of front board lightly sun-faded; wraps lightly rubbed.
-- John Turton -- Book number: 43034
GBP 27.84 [Appr.: EURO 31.75 US$ 36.66 | JP¥ 4039]
Keywords: Local History scotland Guide
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HAMMOND, REGINALD J.W. (ED.)
Aberdeen and Northern Scotland: Deeside, Donside, Elgin, Inverness
London: Ward Lock, 1966. 3rd Edition. Hardcover. 192 pages, illustrated, folded map, index, (Red Guide), jacket clipped.. Very Good .
-- Philip Emery -- Book number: 146272
GBP 3.20 [Appr.: EURO 3.75 US$ 4.21 | JP¥ 464]
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HAMMOND, REGINALD J. W. (EDITOR)
Ward Lock's Red Guide Aberdeen Inverness and Northern Scotland
London, Ward Lock & Co. 1966. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard back in good+ condition. Minor rubbing to cover edges. Browning to page margins, otherwise clean internally, binding is very good. In good dust jacket with sunning to spine, some marking and minor wear to edges. 192 pages with fold-out map. Good/Good.
-- Benson's Antiquarian Books -- Book number: 014535
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 US$ 5.93 | JP¥ 653]
Keywords: Scotland Scottish Aberdeen Northern Travel Guide Red
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HANLEY & ALISON SHERIDAN, ROBIN
A Beaker Cist From Balblair, Near Beauly, Inverness District. An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1994.
Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1994. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. 11 pages and 6 illustrations. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not an offprint or a reprint. Size: Quarto. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; Inventory No: 236159.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 236159
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 13.17 | JP¥ 1451]
Keywords: BZDB395 Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; A Beaker Cist From Balblair Near Beauly Inverness District An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland 1994 Robin Hanley Alison Sheridan
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INVERNESS
Guide to Inverness and Culloden Moor.
"Robert Carruthers, Inverness, n.d. [c.1925]" "Sm. 8vo., with very numerous full-page photographs in the text, a folding map and a folding plan, one leaf creased at lower edge; original pictorial wrappers, wire-stitched as issued, a remarkably bright, clean copy. With numerous trade advertisements at front and rear. In this state, a rare survival."
-- Island Books -- Book number: 17149
GBP 22.00 [Appr.: EURO 25.25 US$ 28.97 | JP¥ 3192]
Keywords: "topography, scotland, inverness, culloden, culloden moor, guide books"
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INVERNESS FIELD CLUB.
The HUB OF THE HIGHLANDS. The Book of Inverness and District.
Inverness. Inverness Field Club, 1975., Centenary Volume of the Inverness Field Club, founded in 1875, this was published to commemorate the Inverness Scientific Society and Field Club's Centenary. 406 pages, including a glossary of some place names, a list of members of the Inverness Field Club in 1974-75, an index of people, & an index of places. 45 b./w. photographs & prints, maps & drawings on 24 pages. Cover near fine but ends of spine and corners are slightly bumped. Contents clean, no inscription, but the title page is missing, page 5/6 is creased, and too large for book as edge sticks out slightly. (Page 5 is text, & page 6 is a map of Scotland). D./w. is near fine but tiny hole on back & a tear on back bottom edge has been taped on inside, but also marked on outside. Priced £4.50. 23cm. x 14.25cm. ISBN 0904505030. 1975
-- GBL Books -- Book number: 8225
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.9 | JP¥ 870]
Keywords: Drummadrochit Gaelic Ashcullin Moray Highlands Inverness
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KILGOUR, WILLIAM T
Lochaber in War and Peace Being a Record of Historical Incidents. Legends, Traditions, and Folk-Lore with Notes on the Topography and Scenic Beauties of the Whole District
Paisley, Alexander Gardner (ORIGINAL EDITION). 1908, 1st Edition. Gilt Decorated Boards, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. The most readable and attractive of the older histories of Fort William and Lochaber.346p + 10p cat. Many plates. VG condition without significant marks or signatures, though a few finger marks and score on rear board. Fep nicely browned. Binding tight and boards clean - some corner wear and darkening of spine. Very collectable copy. See scans. Near Very Good/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 008068
GBP 96.00 [Appr.: EURO 109.25 US$ 126.41 | JP¥ 13928]
Keywords: Scotland Scottish Highlands Highland Local History Lochaber Argyll Inverness Invernessshire Fort William Roybridge Spean Bridge Ben Nevis Clan Cameron Lochiel Mountains History Military Gaelic Z-Others
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LAWSON, ALAN
Guide to Inverness Town House, A
Inverness, Inverness Museum & Art Gallery. Leaflet, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 6 x 8.25"; 8pp; illustrated pamphlet; very good. Not dated but appears c1980. Very Good.
-- Books & Bygones -- Book number: 5648
GBP 3.00 [Appr.: EURO 3.5 US$ 3.95 | JP¥ 435]
Keywords: Inverness; Town House; Scotland; History; Museum;
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M'LENNAN, IAN
The Piobaireachd As Performed in the Highlands for Ages, Till About the Year 1808
Edinburgh, John M'Lennan. 1st Edition. Original Soft Card Cover, Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Not dated (1925). Soft covers13p. Both covers detached and a stain on front cover. Otherwise no marks or signatures apart from neat owners stamp (Robert Short) on title page. Cannon 351. Good +/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 005019
GBP 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.5 US$ 31.6 | JP¥ 3482]
Keywords: Clan Genealogy Family History Scotland Scottish Local History MacCrimmons Skye Piping Bagpipe Archibald Campball Kilberry H. B. Galloway, Captain, Seaforth Highlanders A Bibliography of Bagpipe Music Inverness Chanter Northern Meeting Mod
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MACDONALD, STUART
Back to Lochaber - a Search for Historic Events, Travels, Tales and Customs
Durham, Pentland Press. 1994, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 1858211697). Original Black Boards, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 299p illustrated. Wide ranging narrative history of Brae Lochaber through Culloden with the Keppoch Murders, Iain Lom, Cullloden, Clearences and a study of Cille Choirill, the fine chuchyard of Brae Roy. Book fine without marks or signatures; Unpriceclipped d/w near fine with light edge/shelf wear only. See scans.. Fine/Near Fine.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 006172
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 40 US$ 46.09 | JP¥ 5078]
Keywords: Scotland Scottish Highlands Highland Local History Lochaber Argyll Inverness Invernessshire Fort William Roybridge Spean Bridge Ben Nevis Clan Cameron Lochiel Mountains Brae Roy Cille Choirill Culloden Keppoch History Military Family History & Genealogy 1
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MACDONALD, STUART
Back to Lochaber - a Search for Historic Events, Travels, Tales and Customs
Durham, Pentland Press. 1994, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 1858211697). Original Black Boards, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 299p illustrated. Wide ranging narrative history of Brae Lochaber through Culloden with the Keppoch Murders, Iain Lom, Cullloden, Clearences and a study of Cille Choirill, the fine chuchyard of Brae Roy. Book is ex library with d/w in a removeable sleeve but library marks as usual in the book and fep removed. Excellent reading/study copy. Good/Very Good.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 004830
GBP 19.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.75 US$ 25.02 | JP¥ 2757]
Keywords: Scotland Scottish Highlands Highland Local History Lochaber Argyll Inverness Invernessshire Fort William Roybridge Spean Bridge Ben Nevis Clan Cameron Lochiel Mountains Brae Roy Cille Choirill Culloden Keppoch History Family History & Genealogy Gaelic 185
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MACDONALD, MAIRI A.
By the Banks of the Ness Tales from the History of Inverness and District
Paul Harris 1982 0862280435. Hardback dust jacket. pp. 159. Lacks front endpaper o/w good (g1j1).
-- Boz Books -- Book number: 22406
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.58 | JP¥ 725]
Keywords: 0862280435
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MACDONALD, JOSEPH
A Compleat Theory of the Scots Highland Bagpipe
Wakefield England, SR Publishers Ltd. 1978, Reprinted. Original Red Boards, Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. The 1978reprint of this classic first published in 1803. This edition republished from the 1927 edition by Alexander MacDonald, Inverness. ix+(2)+36p. Clean, tight and unmarked in orginal red boards and with an unclipped VG d/w with light marginal toning. See scans. Fine/Very Good.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 007756
GBP 38.00 [Appr.: EURO 43.25 US$ 50.04 | JP¥ 5513]
Keywords: Clan Genealogy Family History Scotland Scottish Local History MacCrimmons Skye Piping Bagpipe Archibald Campball Kilberry H. B. Galloway, Captain, Seaforth Highlanders A Bibliography of Bagpipe Music Inverness Chanter Northern Meeting Mod
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W.RAE MACDONALD
The Heraldry in Some of the Old Churchyards Between Tain and Inverness, Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, Session MDCCCI-MDCCCII, VOLUME XXXVI
Edinburgh, Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. 1902, First Edition. Card Covers, 8vo. Off print bound in clear plastic covers. Illustrated. VERY GOOD/No Jacket.
-- Pend Books -- Book number: 52247
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.53 | JP¥ 1161]
Keywords: Tain, Inverness, Epigraphy, Gravestone, Ecclesiastical, Archaeology
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MACKENZIE, ALEXANDER.
The Isle of Skye in 1882-1883. Illustrated and full report of the trials of the Braes and Glendale Crofters, at Inverness and Edinburgh; and an introductory chapter. Also a full report of the trial of Patrick Sellar.
Inverness: A. & W. Mackenzie, 1883. liv, 203[12] pp. Original red cloth gilt. Spine faded and partly stained; tips worn.
-- John Turton -- Book number: 40784
GBP 116.00 [Appr.: EURO 132 US$ 152.75 | JP¥ 16829]
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MACKENZIE, ELLA S.
Rev. Murdo Mackenzie: A Memory by His Wife
Inverness, Robert Carruthers. 1914, 1st Edition. Original Blue Cloth, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 289p; portait frontis. Biography of Murdo MacKenzie, minister at Kilmallie 1873-1886 then for many yeras at the Free North Church Invernes. The book is orn with rubbing of edges and corners Binding superficially split at title page and rather grubby with finger marks. Press cutting concerning the ai-uthor;'s death pinned at raer - pin rusting; Name of fep N.B.MacDonald . Se scans.to rear. Just Good/No d/w.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 008190
GBP 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 54.75 US$ 63.21 | JP¥ 6964]
Keywords: Kilmallie Inverness Church of Scotland Church History Biography, Books & Book Collecting Religion & Philosophy
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MACKENZIE, J.R.
Scottish Mothers and Their Children, Being Report on the Physical Welfare of Mothers and Children (Volume 3, Scotland)
East Port Dunfermline, The Carnegie United Kingdom Trust. 1917, 1st Edition. Library Binding, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. xxviii+631p; illustrated. Large folding coloured map. An important work giving much insight into the state of health and the health servcies in Scotland in the early 1900's. A compliation from various authors it attempts a survey of the lives of mothers and children throughout Scotland - with a very perceptive and detailed article on the Lochaber area based on Fort William and special stiudies on the Outer Hebrides, East Coast fishing villages, Shetland Isles, Skye, Loch broom, Vale of Leven, Alloa, Alva , Tillicoultry and Dollar, the Cathness tinkers, mining districts and the cities - Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee and Aberdeen. Sections on maternity benefit, poor law, unmarried morthers, the unmarried mothers child, the employment of expectant and nursing mothers, protection of infant life, deaths of pre-school children. With much anecdote. Has all the best virtues of a blue book but with more sparkle!. Perceptive photographs from "a humble village school" to "tangle for the cows" and a "black house abandoned on account of death from Tuberculosis". A major public health document. Ex Bermondsey then Brunel University library with robust binding and withdrawn stamp. Little toned but generally VG though library marks. See scans. Very Good (as such)/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 005481
GBP 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 74 US$ 85.59 | JP¥ 9430]
Keywords: Health Service Public Health Paediatrics Maternity Womens Health Highland Health Highlands and Islands Medical Service John Dewar Caledob=nian Medical Journal Shetland Isles Arguyll Inverness Lochaber Maternity Breast Feeding Illegitimacy Health Visiting
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MACKENZIE, EMMA ROSE
Tales of the Heather
Inverness, A.& W. MacKenzie. 1892, 1st Edition. Original Illustrated Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 232p + 4p catalogue of A.& W. MacKenzie's books - including details of the print runs of Aleaxander MacKenzie's Clan histories. The tales include Grant of Glenurquhart, The Curse of Loch Gary, Lochainvar and the Wild Boar, the Bridge of Achluarach, The Massacre of Eigg, the Legend of the Milky Dell. and etc. Book tight complete but grubby and worn. Good reading copy only of a rare and sort after book. Fair/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 005496
GBP 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.5 US$ 23.7 | JP¥ 2611]
Keywords: Highland Folklore Celtic Magazine Inverness Highlands and Islands Gaelic Culture Religion & Philosophy Family History & Genealogy Gaelic Poetry
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