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CUTT W TOWRIE
Faraway World an Orkney Boyhood
Andre Deutsch, 1977. Hardcover. ISBN: 9780233968667. 128pp, illustrated, xlib stamps all over ffep, bound in fawn cloth with VG dustwrapper , some scrapes to surface of front board; Octavo. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket .
-- Castle Hill Books -- Book number: 73549
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Keywords: 9780233968667 British Topography
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TRAILL, THOMAS STEWART.
ACCOUNT OF A MINERAL FROM ORKNEY. (Read April 21. 1817).
N.p., 1817. Sm. slim 4to. (81-92)pp. Drop title. Some sporadic light spotting, unopened in parts, map lightly spotted, disbound.
¶ III Extracted from ‘Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh’ Volume 9, Part I, 1817.
-- Francis Edwards Booksellers -- Book number: 233375
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Keywords: MEDICINE; SCIENCE
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TRAQUAIR, R.H.
List of the Fossil Dipnoi and Ganodei of Fife and the Lothians
Edinburgh, Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (Original edition). 1890, 1st Edition. Sewn Binding, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ? Extracted and then sewn from the Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. No wrapper; original pagination (p.385-400. Neat stamp of the Huxley library, London. Bit dusty otherwise clean and unmarked. See scans. Very Good.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 006767
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Keywords: Fossil Fish Traquair Woodward Caithness Greenland Achanarras Quarry Orkney Quoyloo Moray Firth Elgin Lower Oolites Devonian Period Spitzbergen Parana Formation Argentina Upper Lias Karoo Formation South Africa Fossil Fish Campbelltown Scaumenac Bay Canada
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TRAQUAIR, R.H.
Observations on Some Fossil Fishes from the Lower Carboniferous Rocks of Eskdale, Dumfriesshire
Edinburgh, Annals and Magazine of Natural History (ORIGINAL EDITION). 1890, 1st Edition. Sewn Binding, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Reprinted from the "Annals and Magazine of Natural History" of which Traquair was the editor. Sewn binding; no wrapper; original pagination (p.4491-494). Neat stamp of the Huxley library, London. Bit dusty otherwise clean and unmarked. See scans. Very Good.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 006768
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Keywords: Fossil Fish Traquair Woodward Caithness Greenland Achanarras Quarry Orkney Quoyloo Moray Firth Elgin Lower Oolites Devonian Period Spitzbergen Parana Formation Argentina Upper Lias Karoo Formation South Africa Fossil Fish Campbelltown Scaumenac Bay Canada
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TURNER, SIR WILLIAM
An Account of a Chambered Cairn and Cremation Cists at Taversoe Tuick, Near Trumland House, in The Island of Rousay, Orkney, Excavated by Lieutenant-General Traill Burroughs, C.B., of Rousay, in 1898. An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1902.
Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1902. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good. 10 pages, 4 figures. 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: 238034.
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Keywords: BZDB395 Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; An Account of a Chambered Cairn and Cremation Cists at Taversoe Tuick Near Trumland House in The Island of Rousay Orkney Excavated by LieutenantGeneral Traill Burroughs CB of Rousay in 1898 An original article f
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UNNAMED
More old Orkney trades (Aspects of Orkney).
Orkney Press, 1996. Hardcover with dustjacket, Pages: 144. Used; Very Good. ISBN10: 0907618413. ISBN13: 9780907618416.
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Keywords: ISBN10: 0907618413. ISBN13: 9780907618416.
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VARIA
The Pier Gallery Stromness Orkney
Orkney: The Pier Art Gallery, 1978. Paperback. The Pier Art Centre Trust 1978; A catalogue, illustrated, good to very good in paperback; B&W Illustrations and Colour; 64 pages. Very Good .
-- Ryans Books -- Book number: 36330
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.96 | JP„ 882]
Keywords: Scottish
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VARIOUS
British Regional Geology; Orkney and Shetland; Scotland: The Northern Highlands; the Grampian Highlands; the Tertary Volcanic Districts; the Midland Valley of Scotland; the South of Scotland; Northern England; Regional Geology of Northern Ireland. In Two
Natural Environment Research Council Institute of Geological Sciences. 1966. Cloth. Two volumes. Fine.
-- Bookcase -- Book number: 36450
GBP 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 86 US$ 99.55 | JP„ 11021]
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MARGOT WADLEY
The Gripping Beast
New York, Thomas Dunne Books. 2001, First Edition. (ISBN: 0312272545) Hardcover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Gripping murder/mystery set on the windswept islands of Orkney, off the Northern Coast of Scotland. Fine/Fine.
-- Soldridge Books Ltd. -- Book number: 4052
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Keywords: Orkney Shetland Offshore Scotland Scottish-Island Lerwick Kirkwall ,Margot-Wadley 0312272545
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WALLACE, JAMES
An Account of the Islands of Orkney. To Which Is Added, an Essay Concerning the Thule of the Ancients
London: Jacob Tonson within Gray's-Inn-Gate, next Gray's Inn-Lane, 1700. First Edition. Contemporary panelled calf. 200mm x 120mm (8" x 5"). x, 182pp. Fold out map and plate.. G : in Good condition. Spine rubbed. Sm Top corner of fep missing. Book-plate on paste-down. Plated bright .
-- Barter Books -- Book number: e9634
GBP 450.00 [Appr.: EURO 515 US$ 597.28 | JP„ 66127]
Keywords: Topography Scotland 1650 - 1750 Antiquarian
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J. WALLACE.
"A Description of the Isles of Orkney. Reprinted from the Original Edition of 1693, with Illustrative Notes from an interleaved Copy in the Library of the University of Edinburgh. [Facsimile re-issue]."
"William Brown, Edinburgh, 1883" "8vo., Sole Edition thus, on laid paper, with a folding map as frontispiece, 2 folding plates and a folding map; cloth, gilt back, upper hinge starting (but binding entirely sound), slightly pulled at head of backstrip else a very good, bright, clean copy. Includes 'An Explication of some Norish Words used in Orkney and Zetland' and 'An Essay concerning the Thule of the Ancients' (1693). This high quality facsimile is itself extremely scarce. Anderson, p.402 (recording the first edition)."
-- Island Books -- Book number: 11375
GBP 284.00 [Appr.: EURO 325 US$ 376.95 | JP„ 41733]
Keywords: "topography, scotland, orkney islands, orkneys, shetland, ultima thule"
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WILLIAMS JIM EDITS
Orkney Bird Report 2010
Orkney, Orkney Bird Report Committee. 2011, First Edition. Soft Cover. From an academic library with the usual stamps etc. Good/No Jacket.
-- Webbooks, Wigtown -- Book number: 6603365
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Keywords: Ornithology
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WILLIAMSON, C. J.
Selected Shetland Stories [Signed] + The Shetland Croft House Museum brochure
Published by Studio, Scalloway, Shetland First Edition 1991. 1991. First edition in publisher's original colour illustrated card wrap covers [softback]. 8vo. 8'' x 5½''. Contains 67 printed pages of text, plus Shetland Croft House Museum brochure, loosely enclosed. In Fine condition, no dust wrapper as issued. SIGNED by the Author to the Introduction page 'C. J. Williamson, 20.8.91.' ISBN 0951728105
GBP 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 US$ 14.6 | JP„ 1616]
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THOMAS KENT GEORGE WASHINGTON WILSON
Commemorative Book of Photographs of Aberdeen and Orkney Occidental Petroleum (Caledonia) Ltd.
Aberdeen, The Thomas Saunders Partnership Graphics Unit, 1981, 1st Edition. Imitation Leather , Over 12"x 14" Oblong. Ill.: Illustrated. 64pp.This commemorative book has been produced to mark the official opening of the Bridge of Don offices of Occidental Petroleum Caledonia Ltd. The photographs depicted in this volume are the work of Thomas Kent of Kirkwall, Orkney and George Washington Wilson of Banffshire and later Aberdeen. The company felt it would be interesting to illustrate life in these communities long before the oil boom began. A lovely collection of photographs in black and white, portraiting people and places.The pictures are reproductions of Victorian photographs. A really rare,interesting and beautiful publication . Very Good/No Jacket.
-- West Wessex Books -- Book number: 7972
GBP 120.00 [Appr.: EURO 137.5 US$ 159.27 | JP„ 17634]
Keywords: Curious Books Ephemera Photography Scotland Places Illustrated
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WILSON & J. KNOX, G. V.
The Geology of The Orkney and Shetland Islands. An original article from the Proceedings of The Geologists' Association, 1936.
Geologists' Association, 1936. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. 13 pages and 3 plates. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not an offprint or a reprint. Size: Octavo (Standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Proceedings of The Geologists' Association; Inventory No: 235030.
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Keywords: BZDB395 Proceedings of The Geologists' Association; The Geology of The Orkney and Shetland Islands An original article from the Proceedings of The Geologists Association 1936 G V Wilson J Knox
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WILSON, BRYCE:
The Lighthouses of Orkney
Stromness Museum 1994 16pp. Illustrated. 21x15. Like new;- Fine in Fine pictorial card cover
-- Gerald Lee Maritime Books -- Book number: 24583
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Keywords: 323; orkney lighthouses; orkney islands; scottish lighthouses; ships and the sea
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WILSON & J. KNOX, G. V.
Orkney and Shetland Field Meeting. An original article from the Proceedings of The Geologists' Association, 1937.
Geologists' Association, 1937. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. 16 pages and 3 plates. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not an offprint or a reprint. Size: Octavo (Standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Proceedings of The Geologists' Association; Inventory No: 235046.
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Keywords: BZDB395 Proceedings of The Geologists' Association; Orkney and Shetland Field Meeting An original article from the Proceedings of The Geologists Association 1937 G V Wilson J Knox
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WILSON, BRYCE & ETC.
The Unknown Cathedral: Lesser Known Aspects of St Magnus Cathedral, Orkney.
Orkney Islands Council, 2001. Hardcover with dustjacket, Pages: 87. Spine faded. Used; Good. ISBN10: 0954032004. ISBN13: 9780954032005.
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Keywords: ISBN10: 0954032004. ISBN13: 9780954032005.
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WOLFE, EILEEN (ED)
Recipes from the Orkney Islands
Edinburgh, Gordon Wright, 1989. Used - Very Good. VG paperback . 2nd edition. A tidy copy in tight binding.. ISBN: 0903065649
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Keywords: 0903065649
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WOODBRIDGE, TERESA
Sheldra: A child in Neolithic Orkney
Tempvs Reparatvm Archaeological & Historical Assoc, 1988. Used - Very Good. VG stapled paperback . Tidy copy in secure staples. Covers glossy; pages neatly maintained. ISBN: 1871314003
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Keywords: 1871314003
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WOODWARD, A.SMITH
Catalogue of the Fossil Fishes in the British Museum (Natural History) Part II - Offprint from the Geological Magazine 1891
London, The Geological Magazine. 1891, 1st Edition. Sewn Binding, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Extracted from the Geological Magazine Decade III Vol.VIII No.321 p.123-129. Neat stamp of the Huxley library, London. Otherwise clean and unmarked. See scans. Please email for details of several other Traquair and Woodward pamphlets on fossil fish listed. Very Good.
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Keywords: Fossil Fish Traquair Woodward Caithness Greenland Achanarras Quarry Orkney Quoyloo Moray Firth Elgin Lower Oolites Devonian Period Spitzbergen Parana Formation Argentina Upper Lias Karoo Formation South Africa Fossil Fish Campbelltown Scaumenac Bay Canada
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WOODWARD, A.SMITH
Further Notes on the Fossil Fishes from the Karoo Formation of South Africa
London, Annals and Magazine of Natural History (ORIGINAL EDITION). 1893, 1st Edition. Sewn Binding, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Extracted from the Annals and Magazine of Natural History Ser.6 Vo0l.xii November 1893. p.393-398. 1 plate Neat stamps of the Huxley library, London. Otherwise clean and unmarked. See scans. Please email for details of several other Traquair and Woodward pamphlets on fossil fish listed. Very Good.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 006800
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Keywords: Fossil Fish Traquair Woodward Caithness Greenland Achanarras Quarry Orkney Quoyloo Moray Firth Elgin Lower Oolites Devonian Period Spitzbergen Parana Formation Argentina Upper Lias Karoo Formation South Africa Fossil Fish Campbelltown Scaumenac Bay Canada
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WOODWARD, A.SMITH
Notes on the Collection of Fossil Fishes from the Upper Lias of Ilminster in the British Museum
London, Proceedings of The Geologists Association. 1896, 1st Edition. Sewn Binding, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Though not recorded on this offrprint it is from the Proceedings of The Geologists Association and was read on Jan.15th 1896 10p 2plates of fish. Neat stamp of the Huxley library, London. Otherwise clean and unmarked. See scans. Please email for details of several other Traquair and Woodward pamphlets on fossil fish listed. Very Good.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 006798
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Keywords: Fossil Fish Traquair Woodward Caithness Greenland Achanarras Quarry Orkney Quoyloo Moray Firth Elgin Lower Oolites Devonian Period Spitzbergen Parana Formation Argentina Upper Lias Karoo Formation South Africa Fossil Fish Campbelltown Scaumenac Bay Canada
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WOODWARD, A.SMITH
On Some Fish-Remains from the Parana Formation, Argentine Republic
London, Annals and Magazine of Natural History (ORIGINAL EDITION). 1900, 1st Edition. Sewn Binding, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Extracted from the Annals and Magazine of Natural History Ser.7 Vol.vi July 1900; p.7; 1 platev in pale orange wrapper. Neat stamps of the Huxley library, London. Otherwise clean and unmarked. See scans. Please email for details of several other Traquair and Woodward pamphlets on fossil fish listed. Very Good.
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Keywords: Fossil Fish Traquair Woodward Caithness Greenland Achanarras Quarry Orkney Quoyloo Moray Firth Elgin Lower Oolites Devonian Period Spitzbergen Parana Formation Argentina Upper Lias Karoo Formation South Africa Fossil Fish Campbelltown Scaumenac Bay Canada
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WOODWARD, A.SMITH
On the Lower Devonian Fish-Fauna of Campbellton, New Brunswick (Canada) - Offprint from the Geological Magazine 1892
London, The Geological Magazine. 1892, 1st Edition. Sewn Binding, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Extracted from the Geological Magazine Decade III Vol.VIII No.331 Jan. 1892;; 6p 1 plate. Neat stamp of the Huxley library, London. Otherwise clean and unmarked. See scans. Please email for details of several other Traquair and Woodward pamphlets on fossil fish listed. Very Good.
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Keywords: Fossil Fish Traquair Woodward Caithness Greenland Achanarras Quarry Orkney Quoyloo Moray Firth Elgin Lower Oolites Devonian Period Spitzbergen Parana Formation Argentina Upper Lias Karoo Formation South Africa Fossil Fish Campbelltown Scaumenac Bay Canada
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