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REYNOLDS, PETER.
Orkney's seabirds and coastal otters.Breeding seabirds, population trends, seafowl, waders, coastal otter population, etc. An original article from the Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1985.
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Section B, 1985, on the Marine Biology of the Orkney Islands. 1985. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. Octavo. 12 pages, 3 figures, 4 tables. Very Good. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Royal Society of Edinburgh; Inventory No: 072984.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 072984
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Keywords: BZDB395 Science Biology Orcadian Seabirds Otters Royal Society of Edinburgh; Orkneys seabirds and coastal ottersBreeding seabirds population trends seafowl waders coastal otter population etc An original article from the Proceedings of the Royal Society
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RITCHIE, ANNA & GRAHAM
The ancient monuments of Orkney
Stationery Office Books, 1978. Used - Very Good. VG paperback 1st ed.. Faded on spine, else bright copy in tight binding. ISBN: 0114913919
-- Cotswold Internet Books -- Book number: BOOKS211725I
GBP 3.00 [Appr.: EURO 3.5 US$ 3.82 | JP¥ 423]
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RITCHIE AND RITCHIE
The Ancient Monuments Of Orkney
Edinburgh, Historic Scotland. 2000. (ISBN: 1900168928) Paperback , 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Card covers in clean, bright condition, spine slightly sunned, contents unmarked. Very Good.
-- Clarendon Books P.B.F.A. -- Book number: 052824
GBP 7.95 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 10.12 | JP¥ 1122]
Keywords: 1900168928
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RITCHIE, P.R.
A Chambered Cairn at Isbister, South Ronaldshay, Orkney. An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1958.
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1958 59. 1958. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. Octavo. 8 pages, 4 figures and 1 page of photos. Very Good. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; Inventory No: 072728.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 072728
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Keywords: BZDB395 Archaeology Orkney Excavations Orkney Chambered Cairns Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; A Chambered Cairn at Isbister South Ronaldshay Orkney An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland 1958 Ritchie PR
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RITCHIE, GRAHAM & ANNA
Excavation of a Barrow at Queenafjold, Twatt, Orkney. An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1974.
Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1974. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good. 8 Pages, 2 figures and 1 plate. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Size: Quarto (standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; Inventory No: 205499.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 205499
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Keywords: BZDB395 Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; Excavation of a Barrow at Queenafjold Twatt Orkney An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland 1974 Graham Anna Ritchie
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RITCHIE, ANNA & GRAHAM
Orkney Monuments
Edinburgh, Stationery Office Books, HMSO. 1990. (ISBN: 0114924783) Soft Cover, 8.25 x 5.75 inches. Appears unread. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 72pp. Background information plus detailed discussion of thirty-four sites and constructs in Orkney in Scotland. Fine.
-- Godley Books -- Book number: 014345
GBP 5.25 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.68 | JP¥ 741]
Keywords: Scotland, Topography, History, Archaeology Archaeology 0114924783
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RITCHIE, J. N. GRAHAM
The Stones of Stenness, Orkney. An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1976.
Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1976. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good. 60 Pages, 11 figures and 9 plates. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Size: Quarto (standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; Inventory No: 205549.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 205549
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Keywords: BZDB395 Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; The Stones of Stenness Orkney An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland 1976 J N Graham Ritchie
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ROBERTSON, TERENCE [PREFACE BY ADMIRAL SIR GEORGE CREASY]
The Golden Horseshoe [1]
Published by Evans Brothers Limited, Montague House, Russell Square, London First edition 1955. 1955. First edition hard back publisher's original blue cloth covers, gilt stamping to spine. 8vo 8¾" x 5¾" 210 pp. Twenty-four monochrome photographic illustrations on glossy paper. Account of Captain Otto Kretschmer, Germany's most efficient and competent U-boat Commanding Officer, and his exploits from the outbreak of the war until U-99 was sunk in March 1941. In Very Good condition with two small fox dots to fore edge, no dust wrapper.
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 US$ 11.46 | JP¥ 1270]
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RUGGLES & GORDON BARCLAY, CLIVE
Cosmology, Calendars and Society in Neolithic Orkney: a Rejoinder to Euan Mackie. An original article from the Antiquity journal, 2000.
Antiquity, 2000. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good. 13 pages, 1 table, 1 figure. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiquity; Inventory No: 224630.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 224630
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Keywords: BZDB395 Antiquity; Cosmology Calendars and Society in Neolithic Orkney a Rejoinder to Euan Mackie An original article from the Antiquity journal 2000 Clive Ruggles Gordon Barclay
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SAVILLE, ALAN
A Decorated Skaill Knife From Skara Brae, Orkney. 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. 9 pages and 3 illustrations. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Size: Quarto. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; Inventory No: 236157.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 236157
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Keywords: BZDB395 Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; A Decorated Skaill Knife From Skara Brae Orkney An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland 1994 Alan Saville
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SCHEI, LIV KJORSVIK AND MOBERG, GUNNIE
The Orkney Story
London, Batsford Ltd. 1987. (ISBN: 0713447710) Soft Cover, 9.25 x 6.25 inches. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to front cover or to spine, creasing to rear. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slightly mottled effect to foot of page edges and no bumping to corners. 224pp. An informative, very well illustrated guide which traces the history and development of Orkney from prehistoric to modern times with the culture, archaeology and folklore of the islands. Very Good.
-- Godley Books -- Book number: 014376
GBP 5.20 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.62 | JP¥ 734]
Keywords: Scotland, History, Language, Orkney Isles, Culture, Archaeology, Folklore Archaeology 0713447710
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SCHRANK GILBERT
An Orkney Estate. Improvement at Graemeshall 1827-1888
East Lothian, Tuckwell Press, 1995. xii incl map, 131pp plus 8pp plates, bibliog. Pictoral wraps, 21x14. Fine. Based largely upon estate papers previously unpublished. Details of the planned village of St Mary's, begun 1829, and various estate improvements
-- Inch's Books -- Book number: 19947
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Keywords: NEW COMMUNITIES & GARDEN CITIES Graemeshall.
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ROYAL COMMISSION ON THE ANCIENT AND HISTORICAL MONUMENTS OF SCOTLAND
The Archaeological Sites and Monuments of Scotland Shapinsay, St Andrews and Deerness, Orkney Islands Area
Edinburgh: Royal Commission On the Ancient Historical Monuments of Scotland, 1987. Paperback. 45pp, 2 folding maps, bound in grey card covers with white plastic spine. Nice copy; The archaeological sites and monuments of Scotland; Large quarto. Very Good+ .
-- Castle Hill Books -- Book number: 66590
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 28 US$ 31.82 | JP¥ 3528]
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SCOTT-MONCRIEFF, GEORGE:
The Scottish Islands.
Edinburgh, Oliver And Boyd, 1963 H/B blue cloth bds, VG, sl. line crease in cloth on upper bd, unclipped d/w, VG, the slightest of rubbing at edges in places, tiny closed tear at front corner, contents crisp and tight, maps to endpapers, b/w illustrations throughout. A nice copy. In this new edition the author has brought his descriptions up-to-date and has chosen a completely new set of photographs to illustrate the text.
-- Little Owl Books -- Book number: 5151
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.75 US$ 7.64 | JP¥ 847]
Keywords: Scotland Scottish Islands travel topography geography study history Hebrides Inner Outer Shetland Orkney
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SHEARER JOHN, GROUNDWATER W. & MACKAY J. D.:
The New Orkney Book
Nelson 1966 Hardback Slightly marked illustrated cloth coverswith fading on spine. No dustwrapper. Owners name at top of title page. This book was prepared for use in the schools of Orkney and Part 1 looks at the history and natural history of the islands. Part 2 is a compilation of modern writing about Orkney. 183 pages Illus. Wt 0.6 Kg Good
-- Mr Mac Books -- Book number: 14291
GBP 4.90 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 US$ 6.24 | JP¥ 691]
Keywords: Orkneys Scottish Topography
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JOHN SHEARER, W. GROUNDWATER, J.D.MACKAY
The New Orkney Book
London, Nelson. 1967, Reprint. Paper Covered Boards, 8vo. Articles on Norse invastion, population, place names, personal names, orcadians in Canada, Geology of Orkney, bird life , flora, and articles by Llinklater, Muir, George MacKay Brown. Illustrated. 183pp. Very Good/No Jacket.
-- Pend Books -- Book number: 30646
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 US$ 5.73 | JP¥ 635]
Keywords: Orkney, Scottish Topography,
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SHEARER JOHN ET ALIA (ED):
The New Orkney Book.
London. Thomas Nelson. 1967. Hardback. 3rd Imp. Illus. orange boards in matching unclipped, removeable, clearview protected dustwrapper. Dustwrapper has tears and creasing at top of spine. . Map. illus. Front endpapers. 8.7" x 5.6". viii pp. + 183 pp. inc. index. Illus: 2 col. plates + 16 B/W plates. Wt: 0.6 Kg. Very Good+ (Good)
-- Mr Mac Books -- Book number: 17836
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.5 US$ 5.09 | JP¥ 564]
Keywords: Scotland. Islands. Northern Isles. Orkney. Scottish Topography. NOISBN
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SHEARER, JOHN, W. GOUNDWATER AND J. D. MACKAY [COMPILED AND EDITED BY]
The New Orkney Book
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd., 36 Park Street, London First Edition 1966. London 1966. First edition hard back binding in publisher's original illustrated burnt orange paper covered boards, maps to the end papers. 8vo. 8½'' x 5½''. Contains 183 printed pages of text with colour frontispiece and monochrome photographs throughout. Foxing to the closed upper edges. Near Fine condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper with tiny chips to the spine tips and corners, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper.
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 US$ 11.46 | JP¥ 1270]
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SHEARER , JOHN , W GROUNDWATER & J D MACKAY:
The New Orkney Book
Nelson 1967 VG/VG edgewear protective covered decorative endpapers183pp 2 color photos & 29 b/w photos 9 x 6 440g
¶ A short but scholarly description of an island county that belonged for 500 years to Norway and in this century was the northern base of the Royal Navy during the two World Wars.
-- Stort Books -- Book number: 622
GBP 11.25 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 US$ 14.32 | JP¥ 1587]
Keywords: Royal Navy Norway World Wars Orkney history authors poets B000NWWUOO
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SIMPSON, W DOUGLAS
The Bishop's Palace and Earl's Palace: Kirkwall, Orkney
Edinburgh, Scotland, U.K. Historic Scotland. 2001. (ISBN: 9781900168687). paperback. Used, Softcover. Covers in very good, clean condition, with just very slight wear to spine foot. Pages white and clean. Text bright and tight. Extensive black and white illustrations. AF. Very Good/No Dust Jacket.
-- PsychoBabel Books -- Book number: 261153
GBP 1.92 [Appr.: EURO 2.25 US$ 2.44 | JP¥ 271]
Keywords: 9781900168687
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SIMPSON, CHARLES
Charles Simpson Orkney to Venice
Edinburgh, Bourne Fine Art. 2007. Paperback, Oblong Qto. Book, 20 pages, illustrated in colour. Fine.
-- Colin Martin Books -- Book number: 53965
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 US$ 15.27 | JP¥ 1693]
Keywords: Charles Simpson Contemporary British Asrt
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MOONEY AND SIMPSON
Charters and Other Records of the City and Royal Borough of Kirkwall and Notland Castle
Third Spalding Club, 1952. Hardcover. xxiii + 175pp,+ plates, Illustrated, green cloth spine /green boards. nice copy; Tall 8vo. Fine .
-- Castle Hill Books -- Book number: 053081
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 12.73 | JP¥ 1411]
Keywords: Orkney Isles Shetland Islands Scotland British Topography
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SINCLAIR, SIR JOHN
General View of the Agriculture of the Northern Counties and Islands of Scotland; including the Counties of Cromarty, Ross, Sutherland, and Caithness, and the Islands of Orkney and Shetland. With Observations on the Means of their Improvement. ...Drawn up for the consideration of the Board of Agriculture and Internal Improvement.
Colin Macrae, 1795. First Edition, Softcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Good sound copy with dust soiling and creasing to outermost leaves. Without the publisher's paper wrappers but with the half-title present. This copy has two full page hand-coloured maps ( Black Isle, Northern Counties ) but no other plates. The text is complete and has the usual eccentric pagination found in all copies. xxi + 281pp + 45pp appendix. Approx. size 10.5" by 8.5". Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25970.
-- Steve Liddle -- Book number: 25970
GBP 195.00 [Appr.: EURO 218 US$ 248.2 | JP¥ 27516]
Keywords: BZDB28 Agriculture Farming Farm farmer farmers farms scotland scots scottish Farming & Rural Life; General View of the Agriculture of the Northern Counties and Islands of Scotland including the Counties of Cromarty Ross Sutherland and Caithness and
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SKEA, BETTY
A Countrywoman's Diary from the Pages of the Orkney Herald and the Orcadian
Edinburgh, Gordon Wright. 1983. (ISBN: 090306541x). Hardcover. Essays on nature in the Orkney Islands. Laminated illustrative covers very lightly worn, no inscriptions or annotation, foxing to prelims, slight foosty smell, good. Good.
-- Byre Books -- Book number: BYB11977
GBP 11.04 [Appr.: EURO 12.5 US$ 14.05 | JP¥ 1558]
Keywords: 090306541x Scottish, Scotland, nature Nature
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SMITH, HANCE D.
The Making of Modern Shetland
Published by The Shetland Times Limited, Lerwick, Shetland First Edition November 1977. Shetland 1977. First edition in publisher's original illustrated card wrap covers [softback]. 8vo. 8½'' x 6''. Contains 90 printed pages of text with monochrome maps and monochrome photographs to the centre. Minimal rubs and in very near Fine clean condition, no dust wrapper as published.
GBP 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 14 US$ 15.91 | JP¥ 1764]
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