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THE RAIDERS
Written by S.R. Crockett.
Stock no. 1328011
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Being some passages in the life of John Faa, Lord and Earl of Little Egypt. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 372 pages. 17th printing. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some slight fading to spine. Light crease to centre of front cover. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with some loss.

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THE HARVEST OF THE HILLS: RURAL LIFE IN NORTHERN ENGLAND AND THE SCOTTISH BORDERS, 1400-1700
Written by Angus J.L. Winchester.
Stock no. 1828326
Published by Edinburgh University Press. 1st 2000. Very good condition.

An illustrated environmental history of rural life in Northern England and the Scottish Borders in the late medieval and early modern periods. The geographical scope includes the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales, the Border hills, the North Pennines and the Forest of Bowland. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos, illustrations and maps. ISBN: 1853312398. Covers lightly rubbed at corners, lower rear corner has a small crease. Initials and date in ink to top corner of title page. Grease spot to margin of pages 147-152 (not affecting any text). Else contents clean.

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THE EARLY IRON INDUSTRY OF FURNESS AND DISTRICT
Written by Alfred Fell.
Stock no. 1828308
Published by Frank Cass & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1968. Very good condition.

Cass Library of Industrial Classics No. 21. Facsimile of original edition published in 1908. An Historical and Descriptive Account from the Earliest Times to the End of the 18th Century with An Account of Furness Ironmasters in Scotland, 1726-1800. Burgundy cloth boards, Black title label with gilt title to spine, gilt title to front. Spine lightly faded. Corners lightly rubbed. Initials and date in ink to front endpaper. Text block slightly grubby.

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FLORA CELTICA
Written by William Milliken; Sam Bridgewater.
Stock no. 1828243
Published by Birlinn Limited. 1st 2013. Very good condition.

Plants and People in Scotland. The evolving relationship between the Scots and their environment from the Stone Age to the present day. The remarkable range of ways that native plants have been, and continue to be, used in Scotland. Card wraps. Square format. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781780271699. Covers scuffed. Contents clean.

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WARLORDS AND HOLY MEN: SCOTLAND AD 80-1000 (THE NEW HISTORY OF SCOTLAND: 1)
Written by Alfred P. Smyth.
Stock no. 1828233
Published by Edward Arnold. 1st 1984. Very good condition.

A clear and spirited account of the tangled political and cultural web that constitutes the first 1,000 years of Scottish history. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 0713163054. Covers lightly browned. Text block and margins browned. Else contents clean.

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HIGHLAND PONIES AND SOME REMINISCENCES OF HIGHLANDMEN
Written by John M. Macdonald.
Stock no. 1828211
Published by Eneas Mackay. 1st 1937. Very good condition.

Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine, blind title to front. B/w plates. Top edge red. Spine & corners bumped and lightly worn, couple of minor knocks to lower front board. Name & address in ink to front endpaper. A few marks to contents but generally a nice copy.

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NORTHERN ENGLAND AND SOUTHERN SCOTLAND IN THE CENTRAL MIDDLE AGES
Written by Keith J. Stringer; Angus J.L. Winchester.
Stock no. 1828051
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 2017. Nearly fine condition.

A comprehensive analysis of the development of northern England and southern Scotland in the formative era of the twelfth and thireenth centuries. Matt pictorial boards. ISBN: 9781783272662. A lovely copy.

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SIR WILLIAM JARDINE: A LIFE IN NATURAL HISTORY
Written by Christine E. Jackson; Peter Davis.
Stock no. 1827836
Published by Leicester University Press. 1st 2001. Very good condition.

Biography. Sir William Jardine (1800-1874) of Jardine Hall near Lockerbie, was a Scottish baronet and landowner. He was also a magistrate, Convenor of the Church of Scotland, and Deputy Lieutenant of Dumfriesshire in 1841, but, above all, he was an eminent naturalist in several fields, knowledgeable about birds, fishes, insects, plants and geology. Matt boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718501640. Boards just a little grubby. Light fading to front gutter edge and top of front board. Tiny nick to top of spine. Contents clean.

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JURA: ISLAND OF DEER
Written by Peter Youngson.
Stock no. 1827821
Published by Birlinn Limited. 1st 2001. Very good condition.

Jura is one of the largest islands of the Inner Hebrides. This is a complete history of the island's history, from the Meolithic period to the present day, also focusing on other aspects such as Jura's natural history and geography. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos, b/w drawings. ISBN: 1841581364. Spine faded and bumped at top rear edge. Rear cover lightly creased. Covers lightly scuffed. Text block slightly grubby. A few pages have a tiny top corner crease. Contents are clean.

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THE LMS JUBILEE CLASS BASED IN SCOTLAND 1935-1962
Written by Stuart Ashworth.
Stock no. 1327547
Published by Transport Treasury Publishing Ltd. 1st 2022. Nearly fine condition.

Compiled by Ashworth, b/w photos from the Transport Treasury. Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 9781913893156. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners.

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BRITISH RAILWAYS PAST AND PRESENT No. 31 NORTH WEST SCOTLAND
Written by Keith Sanders; Douglas Hodgins.
Stock no. 1327546
Published by Past and Present Publishing Ltd.. 1st 1998. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 1858950902. Covers edge rubbed and slightly faded to spine.

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RAIL CENTRES: EDINBURGH
Written by A.J. Mullay.
Stock no. 1327442
Published by Ian Allan Ltd.. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0711019835. Minimal bumping to spine. Contents fine. Price-cut wrapper is just slightly creased at top edges.

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