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K BOAT CATASTROPHE: EIGHT SHIPS AND FIVE COLLISIONS
Written by N.S. Nash.
Stock no. 1816705
Published by Pen & Sword Maritime. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Full Story of the 'Battle' of the Isle of May. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781844159840.

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THE NORTH BERWICK AND GULLANE BRANCH LINES
Written by Andrew M. Hajducki.
Stock no. 2127575
Published by The Oakwood Press. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Oakwood LIbrary of Railway History OL85. The story of the two railway branch lines which served the seaside resorts on the southern shore of the Firth of Forth and carried the East Lothian country folk and their merchandise, holidaymakers, golfers and the daily commuters to Edinburgh for several generations. Dark green boards, gilt title to spine. Green pictorial endpapers. B/w photos. ISBN: 085361427X. Name and address label stuck to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.

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THE BIRDS OF NORTH-EAST SCOTLAND
Written by S.T. Buckland; M.V. Bell; N. Picozzi. Illustrated by Keith Brockie.
Stock no. 2127536
Published by North-East Scotland Bird Club. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title and vignette to spine, gilt vignette to front. B/w illustrations, distribution maps. 473 pages including index. ISBN: 018368911. Bumping to spine. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit creased with some browning to spine.

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BRANCHES & BYWAYS SOUTHWEST SCOTLAND AND THE BORDER COUNTIES
Written by Robert Robotham.
Stock no. 2126798
Published by Oxford Publishing. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. 255 pages. ISBN: 0860935752. Small bump to base of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE CATHCART CIRCLE
Written by Jack Kernahan.
Stock no. 1816369
Published by The Scottish Railway Preservation Society. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition.

Blue pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and track plans. 128 pages. ISBN: 0904396010. Small, minor ink date stamp to top corner of half-title page.

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W G GILLIES A VERY STILL LIFE
Written by W. Gordon Smith. Illustrated by W.G. Gillies.
Stock no. 2126340
Published by Atelier Books. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The story of Willie Gillies, the tobacconist's son from a small Scottish town, who became one of Scotland's greatest twentieth-century painters, well-known for landscape and still life painting. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations throughout. 120 pages. ISBN: 1873830009. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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LOCH LOMONDSIDE (NN 88)
Written by John Mitchell.
Stock no. 2126122
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 88. Colour and b/w photos. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 0002201453. Foxing to top edges of outer page edges. Contents are fine. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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WOLFE IN SCOTLAND IN THE '45 AND FROM 1749 TO 1753
Written by J.T. Findlay.
Stock no. 2125577
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1928. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine, blind title to front cover. B/w frontis. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine, with a few chips/nicks to cloth at top and tail. Fade along edge of back cover, next to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to enapapers and outer page edges.

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THE DUNFERMLINE & DISTRICT TRAMWAYS COMPANY
Written by Alan W. Brotchie.
Stock no. 2125509
Published by The N.B. Traction Group. 1st 1978. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Tramways of Fife and The Forth Valley - No. 5. ISBN: 0905069099. Covers and some internal pages are creased and grubby with some foxing.

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FAIR ISLE AN ISLAND SAGA
Written by Valerie M. Thom.
Stock no. 1610376
Published by John Donald Publishers Ltd.. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

From Viking times to the present day, drawing on contemporary accounts to illustrate the changing patters of life over the last 100 years, as the islanders have adapted from being dependent almost solely on fishing to a more diverse economy. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0859762505. Wrapper is lightly browned.

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THE COUNTRY OF SIR WALTER SCOTT
Written by Charles S. Olcott.
Stock no. 1815690
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 1913. Very good condition.

The author and his wife explore 'Scott Country' from May 1911. Burgundy cloth boards with gilt titles and thistle vignette. B/w plates. xiv and 414 pages including index. Light mottling to cloth boards, rear board has a small white mark. Endpapers browned. All plates present.

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FLORA MACLEAN'S REWARD
Written by Jane M. Kippen.
Stock no. 2123987
Published by Oliphant, Anderson & Ferrier. 1st 1883. Very good condition.

A Tale of the Hebrides. Red cloth, gilt title to front cover. Oliphant's Family Library Series. B/w illustrations. Some darkening to covers. Page browning/foxing. Some margin marks.

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