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WILSON, JAMES
Lowland Scotch as Spoken in the Lower Strathearn district of Perthshire
Oxford University Press, London, 1915. First Edition, Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. B/w. frontis. photo. of the so-called 'Authorities' who, among others, assisted the author with this book; contents include: Foreword; Preface; Spelling Adopted; Abbreviations; Introduction; Pronunciation; Grammar; List of Words Connected in Meaning; Proverbs and Sayings; Characteristic and Idiomatic Expressions; Idiomatic Uses of Words; Verses Current in Strathearn; Names of Some Well-known Songs; A Local Ballad & a Dictionary. List of contents to front. We also have for sale two other first edition books by this author: "The Dialects of Central Scotland" & "The Dialect of Robert Burns as Spoken in Central Ayrshire" Size: Octavo (standard book size). 276 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Deckled edges (rough cut). Gilt titles spine. green cloth. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Genealogy & Local History; Scottish Verse; Scotch Language; Scotland; Reference. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3789.
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Keywords: BZDB227 NOISBN Language/Linguistics/Reference/Perthshire/Scottish Dialect/Lowlandl Scotland/Scotch Language/Scottish Verse/Scots Dialect Language & Linguistics; Genealogy & Local History; Scottish Verse; Scotch Language; Scotland; Reference. Lowland Sc
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WOOLLISCROFT & B. HOFFMANN, D. J.
The Roman Gask System Tower at Shielhill South, Perthshire: Excavations in 1973 and 1996. An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1998.
Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1998. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. 20 pages and 9 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: 236325.
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Keywords: BZDB395 Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; The Roman Gask System Tower at Shielhill South Perthshire Excavations in 1973 and 1996 An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland 1998 D J Woolliscroft B Hoffmann
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YORKE, PERCY
Three Nights in Perthshire by Percy Yorke ("Three Nights in Perthshire with a Description of the Festival of a 'Scotch Hairst Kirn' Comprising Legendary Ballads Etc. In a Letter from Percy Yorke Jr. To J. Twiss Esq")
Privately Printed. 1984, Reprint. Illustrated Card Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 61 pages; Clean and tight in original glossy pictorial wrappers. A 1984 reprint of the original edition of 1821/1887. Published in 1821 by a Glasgow bookseller, Thomas Atkinson, Three Nights in Perthshire, is a witty account of a Hairst Kirn, a three-day harvest festivity at Ledard. B'w pictures of Ledard Farm. Describes the scenery and mountains, character and customs of a Highland festival. and includes a short list of the Macfarlane family at Ledard, with short biographies.VG without marks or signatures though one corner folded and light soliing to card covers - see scansd. Good +/Nil.
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Keywords: Perthsire Hoighland Tour Locah Achray Harvst Festival Scotland Scottish Highlands Ledard Farm History Religion & Philosophy Family History & Genealogy
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YOUNG, ALISON AND MITCHELL, MARGARET CRICHTON.
Report on Excavation at Monzie. The standing stones in the policies of Monzie Castle, Perthshire. An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1939.
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1939. 1939. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. Octavo. 8 pages, 5 figures + 2 pages of photographic plates. 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: 072651.
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Keywords: BZDB395 Archaeology Scottish Excavations Perthshire Standing Stones Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; Report on Excavation at Monzie The standing stones in the policies of Monzie Castle Perthshire An original article from the Proceedings of the Societ
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