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BOSWELL'S JOURNAL OF A TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES WITH SAMUEL JOHNSON
Written by James Boswell.
Stock no. 1818354
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st thus 1936. Almost very good condition.

Red leather look cloth, gilt title to spine. Published from the Original Manuscript. xviii and 435 pages including index. Re-bound professionally with new cloth and endpapers. Text block lightly browned. Foxing to prelims and endpapers. The occasional grubby mark or foxspot to conents.
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FORMAL GARDENS IN ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND
Written by H. Inigo Triggs. Illustrated by H. Inigo Triggs.
Stock no. 1818347
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Their Planning and Arrangement Architectural and Ornamental Features. Large format. Beige cloth boards with gilt titles. Colour & b/w illustrations and photos. xxvi and 229 pages. ISBN: 1851490175. Boards clean and bright. Foxing to half-title page else contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
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THIS GREAT HARBOUR SCAPA FLOW
Written by W.S. Hewison.
Stock no. 1818296
Published by The Orkney Press. 2nd 1990. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Aspects of Orkney 3. Second edition. B/w photos. 326 pages + index. ISBN: 0907618243. Lower edge of front board has a couple of imperfections in cloth. Text block slightly grubby.
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SCAPA FLOW: A NAVAL RETROSPECT
Written by Captain Donald J. Munro.
Stock no. 1818291
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. xvii and 244 pages including index. Boards lightly mottled, bump to centre of spine. Text block browned. Bookplate to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to prelims.
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THE GREAT WOOD OF CALEDON
Written by Hugh Miles; Brian Jackman.
Stock no. 1818238
Published by Colin Baxter Photography Ltd.. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Great Wood of Caledon was a huge native forest which extended across most of northern Scotland and was home to wolves, lynx, wild boars and brown bears. Today the remnants are still the largest area of continuous old forests in Britain. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0948661267. SIGNED by author Hugh Miles with dedication to title page. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel.
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PENELOPE'S EXPERIENCES IN SCOTLAND
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 1318086
Published by Gay and Bird. 1st thus 1900. Very good condition.

'Being extracts from the commonplace book of Penelope Hamilton'. Beautiful gilt decorated green cloth covers. Dark green endpapers. B/w full-page and text illustrations. 301 pages and 16 pages of adverts to rear, all edges gilt. 7.5 x 5 inches. Spine and corners bumped and sligthly worn, cover edges slightly rubbed. Name plate to front pastedown. Joints cracked. Some grubby marks to page margins.
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ROMAN SCOTLAND: FRONTIER COUNTRY (HISTORIC SCOTLAND)
Written by David J. Breeze.
Stock no. 1817801
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st thus 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Fully revised and updated, drawing on the latest archaeological discoveries and cutting-edge research, along with contemporary Roman documents including the uniquely informative Vindolanda writing tablets, to assess this period of occupation and the effect they had on Scotland and its people. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations and a few colour. ISBN: 0713489952.
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CLYDE PLEASURE STEAMERS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2131598
Published by James Hedderwick & Sons Limited. Circa 1943. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. Oblong format. Forty illustrations of the Best-known Clyde Steamers, with Descriptive Matter on Separate Tissue. Enlarged and Revised Edition. Cover edges are creased, with a few nicks; grubby. Foxing to outer page edges.
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DISCOVERING SCOTLAND'S LOST RAILWAYS
Written by Julian Holland.
Stock no. 2131573
Published by Waverley Books. 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Gone but not forgotten railways. Much of their infrastructure is still in place - new life for redundant stations, cycleways and footpaths following the trackbeds, graceful steel bridges, soaring viaducts, burrowing tunnels. Packed with colour and b/w photos. Large square format. Attractive pictorial boards. 160 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781902407807. A few small knocks along cover edges. Contents are excellent!
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THE CALEDONIAN RAILWAY 'JUMBOS' THE 18IN X 26IN 0-6-0S
Written by H.J.C. Cornwell.
Stock no. 2131501
Published by Lightmoor Press; The Caledonian Railway Association. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 9781899889563. Bumping to a couple of corners. Small mark to front endpaper.
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FIRST GENERATION SCOTTISH DIESELS IN COLOUR
Written by David Dunne.
Stock no. 2131499
Published by Book Law Publications. 1st 2017. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781909625785. A few small marks to covers.
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THE DINGWALL & SKYE RAILWAY
Written by Peter Tatlow.
Stock no. 2131441
Published by Crecy Publishing Limited. 1st 2016. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Pictorial Records of the Line to Kyle of Lochalsh. B/w and colour photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 9781909328440. Light wear to a couple of corners. A few knocks along cover edges.
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