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GEDDES, TEX
Hebridean Sharker
London, Herbert Jenkins. 1960, 1st Edition. Original Boards, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. p.183. 13 illustrations on 12 plates. Original dark grey-green cloth, gilt titling on sine. Book is clean and tight without marks or signatures - fine but for linear toning of the inner fep as usual. The striking d/w is unpriceclipped and is VG with no chipping or loss; there is a little creasing at the top of the spine and light edge and corner wear. It is toned at the edges when examined from inside. There is a small 1cm superficial abrasion on the front - hardly noticeable. A very collectable copy .- see scans. Very Good +/Very Good +.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 004692
GBP 185.00 [Appr.: EURO 206.5 US$ 242.52 | JP¥ 27375]
Keywords: Basking Sharks Tex Geddes Cruising in the Hebrides Highlands Scotland Western Isles Sailing Tour Small boats Orkney Orkneys Shetland Isles Cape Wrath Smoo Cave Maeshowe Stromness Kirkwall Foula Papa Stour Out Skerries Lighthouse Whales Stornoway Whaling S
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GOLDSMITH, F.B.
The sea-cliff vegetation of Shetland
University College London, 1974.Discussion Papers on Conservation, no.9.Paper covers.Good/No Jacket.Staple-bound. In English.1 kg.
-- Acanthophyllum Books -- Book number: 13714
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 US$ 15.73 | JP¥ 1776]
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EDITED BY R GOODIER
The Natural Environment of Shetland. Proceedings of the Nature Conservancy Council Symposium held in Edinburgh 29-30 January 1974
The Nature Conservancy Council, Edinburgh, 1974. First Edition, Softcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Clean card covers with plain black linen spine, type-face text, sound binding, clean pages. Contents include: Preface by J Morton Boyd; The Geological Basis of the Shetland Environment by W Mykura; The Coastline of Shetland by D Flinn; The Bioclimatic Characteristics of Shetland by E Birse; Shetland Habitats - an Outline Ecological Framework by D L Johnston; The Flora and Vegetation of Shetland by D Goode; Sub-artic Debris and Scub Vegetation of Shetland by D H N Spence; Ronas Hill, Shetland - A preliminary account of its ground pattern features resulting from the action of frost and wind by D F Ball and R Goodier; The Marine Vegetation of the Shetland Isles by D Irvine Seals in Shetland by S Anderson; The Freshwater Ecology Framework of Shetland by R H Britton; The Seabirds of Scotland by R P Bourne; Geographical Variation in Shetland Birds by R P Bourne; The Importance of Shetland's Land Birds in a United Kingdom Context by F Hamilton; The Shetland Fauna - Its significance or lack thereof by R J Berry; The Natural Environment in Countryside Planning by C Milner and R Goodier; No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53315040082. ISBN: 0852722907
-- Bailgate Books Ltd -- Book number: 53315040082
GBP 13.70 [Appr.: EURO 15.5 US$ 17.96 | JP¥ 2027]
Keywords: BZDB4 , Scotland, Shetland Isles, Environment, natural history Scotland; Natural History, Biology, Botany & Zoology; Geology, geography, mineralogy, environment. The Natural Environment of Shetland Proceedings of the Nature Conservancy Council Symposium
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GOODIER, R. (ED.)
The natural environment of Shetland
Nature Conservancy Council, Edinburgh, 1974.1st edition.Paper covers, perfect bound.Good/No Jacket.Little used. In English.1 kg.
-- Acanthophyllum Books -- Book number: 18225
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 13.11 | JP¥ 1480]
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GOODIER R
The Natural Environment of Shetland 1974
Edinburgh: Nature Conservancy Council, 1970. Paperback. 178pp, illustrated maps, bound in blue card covers 1974; Quarto. Very Good .
-- Castle Hill Books -- Book number: 63490
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.75 US$ 19.66 | JP¥ 2220]
Keywords: History Flora Fauna Geology
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GRAHAM, JOHN J. AND ROBERTSON, T.A.
Nordern Lichts: an anthology of Shetland verse and prose
Education Committee of Shetland County Council, 1964. Used - Good. Good hardback (no dust jacket) First Edition. Owner's name on front free end paper; internally VG, but blue cloth a little faded, with loss of colour at board bottom outer corners.
-- Cotswold Internet Books -- Book number: BOOKS235822I
GBP 16.70 [Appr.: EURO 18.75 US$ 21.89 | JP¥ 2471]
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JOHN J. GRAHAM
The Shetland Dictionary
Lerwick, Shetland Publishing Co, 1984, Reprint. (ISBN: 0906736056) Hard Cover , 8vo. English-Shetland dialect dictionary. Slight tanning to page edges else a good clean hardback. 134 pages. Prompt dispatch. Very Good.
-- YesterYear Books -- Book number: 065119
GBP 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 15.75 US$ 18.35 | JP¥ 2072]
Keywords: , Dictionary, Reference, Scottish, Shetland 0906736056
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GRAHAM, JOHN J; GRAHAM, LAURENCE
A Shetland Anthology: Poetry from Earliest Times to the Present Day
Lerwick, Shetland Publishing Company, 1998, First Edition. (ISBN: 0906736196) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo. Comprehensive anthology of Shetland poetry from the very earliest to modern times, in both dialect and English. Clean, bright hardback in unclipped dustjacket. 268 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. Near Fine/Near Fine.
-- YesterYear Books -- Book number: 065116
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 39.25 US$ 45.88 | JP¥ 5179]
Keywords: , Poetry, Scottish, Shetland Isles 0906736196
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GRAHAM, JOHN J
The Shetland Dictionary
Lerwick, Shetland Publishing Company. 1984. Hard, 8vo. Front and rear boards clean, spine sunned, closed tear to head of spine (1cm), pp clean and bright, binding sprung but pages secure. Good Minus/No Jacket.
-- Bookcase -- Book number: 53072
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 33.5 US$ 39.33 | JP¥ 4439]
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GRAHAM, JOHN
Shetland: A Tourists' Guide
United Kingdom: Colourmaster International. Paperback. No date or edition statement, 16 pages, illustrated, map.. Very Good .
-- Philip Emery -- Book number: 152911
GBP 3.00 [Appr.: EURO 3.5 US$ 3.93 | JP¥ 444]
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ROBERT M. GREIG
Doing His bit. A Shetland soldier in the Great War
Lerwick, The Shetland Times. 1999, First Paperback. Soft Covers, 8vo. 87pp. Originally published in the Shetland Times 1920. Slight creasing to spine. (ISBN: 1 898852 46 4) , Very Good/No Jacket.
-- Pend Books -- Book number: 44251
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.75 US$ 19.66 | JP¥ 2220]
Keywords: Shetland, Soldiers, Military, World War I, First World War 1898852464
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GRIMOND , JO:
Memoirs
Heinemann 1979 First VG/VG edgewear price clipped 316pp 35 b/w photos 9.5 x 6.5 780g
¶ When Jo Grimond was leader of the Liberal party and much in the public eye, he impressed his fellow countrymen as an honest and engaging man with original views, wisdom and powers of persuasion. These memoirs bear out this impression
-- Val Waring (formerly Stort Books) -- Book number: 5480
GBP 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.5 US$ 14.42 | JP¥ 1628]
Keywords: memoirs jo grimond liberal party public affairs orkney shetland asquith 0434306002
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GRONNEBERG, ROY (ED):
Island Futures. Scottish Devolution and Shetland's Constitutional Alternatives.
Thuleprint, Sandwick 1978 79pp, map, wraps.
-- Bracton Books -- Book number: 5252
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.55 | JP¥ 740]
Keywords: shetland scotland europe politics
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GRONNEBERG ROY
Island Governments the Experience of Autonomous Island Groups in Northern Europe in Relation to Shetland's Political Future
Sandwick Shetland, Thuleprint Ltd. 1996, First Edition. Paperback. 30 page stapled booklet with pictorial wraps. Very Good/No Jacket.
-- Webbooks, Wigtown -- Book number: 6600222
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 10.49 | JP¥ 1184]
Keywords: Politics
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Jakobsen and Shetland
Lerwick, Shetland Publishing Co, 1981. (ISBN: 090673603X) Soft Cover , 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 96 page booklet being the only full-length biography of the eminent Faroese scholar Jakob Jakobsen, the first person to apply scientific princip0les to research in the Scandinavian origins of the Shetland dialect. Clean, bright booklet. illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. Near Fine.
-- YesterYear Books -- Book number: 065108
GBP 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 14 US$ 16.39 | JP¥ 1850]
Keywords: , Local History, Scotland, Shetlands 090673603x
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J. GWYN JEFFREYS, F.R.S.
Fourth Report on Dredging among the Shetland Isles. A rare original article from the British Association for the Advancement of Science report, 1867.
Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, 37th. Meeting, Dundee, 1867. 1867. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. Octavo. 7 pages. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Quantity Available: 1. Category: British Association for the Advancement of Science; Inventory No: 210259.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 210259
GBP 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 US$ 20.97 | JP¥ 2368]
Keywords: BZDB395 Zoology. Shetland. British Association for the Advancement of Science; Fourth Report on Dredging among the Shetland Isles A rare original article from the British Association for the Advancement of Science report 1867 J Gwyn Jeffreys FRS
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J. GWYN JEFFREYS, F.R.S.
Fourth Report on Dredging among the Shetland Isles. A rare original article from the British Association for the Advancement of Science report, 1867.
Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, 37th. Meeting, Dundee, 1867. 1867. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. Octavo. 7 pages. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Quantity Available: 1. Category: British Association for the Advancement of Science; Inventory No: 207828.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 207828
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 US$ 15.73 | JP¥ 1776]
Keywords: BZDB395 Zoology. Shetland. British Association for the Advancement of Science; Fourth Report on Dredging among the Shetland Isles A rare original article from the British Association for the Advancement of Science report 1867 J Gwyn Jeffreys FRS
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J. GWYN JEFFREYS, F.R.S.
Last Report on Dredging among the Shetland Isles. A rare original article from the British Association for the Advancement of Science report, 1868.
Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, 38th. Meeting, Norwich, 1868. 1868. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. Octavo. 16 pages. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Quantity Available: 1. Category: British Association for the Advancement of Science; Inventory No: 210295.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 210295
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 US$ 15.73 | JP¥ 1776]
Keywords: BZDB395 British Association for the Advancement of Science; Last Report on Dredging among the Shetland Isles A rare original article from the British Association for the Advancement of Science report 1868 J Gwyn Jeffreys FRS
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H.W. JOHN CUSS
Enjoying Birds in Britain : From Lundy to Shetland, Scotland and the Farnes
Braunton, Devon, Merlin Books Ltd, 1994. (ISBN: 0863036465) Hardcover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. "This detailed account is the product of notes that the author has made, mainly in the last 40 years of pursuing his life-long interest - full of vivid descriptions of the birds he has seen & the countryside they inhabit & accompanied by black & white photographs, the book will appeal to all bird watching enthusiasts". etc. HARDCOVER WITH DUST JACKET, 163 pages, all-round clean & in good condition, light use & a little light shelf wear. [file - bay 45]. Good/Good.
-- Discovery Bookshop -- Book number: 031613
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.75 US$ 7.87 | JP¥ 888]
Keywords: Ornithology 0863036465
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CAPT. A. HALCROW
The Sail Fishermen of Shetland and Their Norse and Dutch Forerunners
Lerwick, T&J Manson. 1950, first Edition. Cloth, 8vo. Ex Library copy, with small stamp and number on title page. Label on front pastedown. Blue cloth, sunning to spine. Good/No Jacket.
-- Pend Books -- Book number: 46901
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 33.5 US$ 39.33 | JP¥ 4439]
Keywords: Fishing, Shetland, Scottish Topography, Boat, Commercial Fishing,
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HALCROW, CAPT. A.:
The Sail Fishermen of Shetland and Their Norse and Dutch Forerunners;
Lerwick, The Shetland Times, 1994; Softcover. Facsimile edition. Nr fine conditoin. xv, 187pp with photographic illustrations.
-- Wheen O' Books -- Book number: 18439
GBP 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.25 US$ 36.71 | JP¥ 4143]
Keywords: Sail Fishermen of Shetland History Scotland Scottish
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HALDANE BURGESS J J:
Tang - A Shetland Story.
Lerwick. Johnson & Greig. 1898. Hardback. 1st Ed. Rubbed blue covers with white patterned front & spine titles. Author signed gift copy to Ffep. Owner bookplate to inside front cover. Untrimmed page edges. 7.7" x 5.4". viii pp. + 239 pp. + 4pp. local adverts. Wt: 0.6 Kg. Good+
-- Mr Mac Books -- Book number: 21248
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 39.25 US$ 45.88 | JP¥ 5179]
Keywords: Scotland Shetland Fiction NOISBN
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HALSALL, ERIC
Sheepdogs : My Faithful Friends
Cambridge, Patrick Stephens Limited, 1980. (ISBN: 0850594316) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ Tall. AGAINST THE BACKGROUND OF FELLS AND MOORS THE AUTHOR DELIGHTFULLY RELATES THE SOMETIMES HARSH THOUGH REWARDING EXPERIENCES OF A SHEPHERD - THE LAMBING SEASON, THE VITAL ROLE OF FARMING SHEEP IN HIGH PLACES, THE HAZARDOUS RESCUES IN BAD WEATHER AND THE EXCITEMENT OF SHEEPDOG TRIALS... Hardcover with dust jacket, 224 pages, illustrated, sound binding clean and firm, minimal wear, a sticker has been removed from inside the front board, leaving a small light mark - packed well, prompt reliable dispatch. Very Good/Very Good.
-- Discovery Books -- Book number: 022508
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 10.49 | JP¥ 1184]
Keywords: Shetland Sheepdog_shepherding the Dales_sheepdog Trials_collies 0850594316
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HAMILTON & ANN MACSWEEN, JAMIE
Excavation of A Cairn at Wind Hamars, Outnabreck Hill, Scalloway, Shetland. An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1991.
Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1991. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. 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: 236058.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 236058
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 13.11 | JP¥ 1480]
Keywords: BZDB395 Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; Excavation of A Cairn at Wind Hamars Outnabreck Hill Scalloway Shetland An original article from the Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland 1991 Jamie Hamilton Ann MacSween
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HAMILTON, J.R.C.
"Excavations at Clickhimin, shetland
HMSO, Edinburgh, 1968, 1st edition. Ministry of Public Buildings and Works, Archaeological reports no 6. Green cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine under illustrated dustwrapper. 11ins x 8.75ins, xv, (i), 193pp plus 44pp plates and two fold out double sided plans. Also many sketch illustrations and maps within the text. A VG / VG copy of a fairly scarce title. Nb book weighs over 1k, extra postage may be requested.
-- Missing Books (PBFA) -- Book number: 29886
GBP 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.75 US$ 52.44 | JP¥ 5919]
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