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Falkirk's Yesterdays
1 Falkirk's Yesterdays
Stirling, Scotland Falkirk District Council Department of Libraries and Museums 1983 0906586321 / 9780906586327 Softcover Very Good 
Some edgewear to dark blue card covers ; A tight solid book, stapled wraps, representation of an old (probably c. late 1890s) double page map in centre. ; Trade PB; B&W Photographs; X X ; 59 pages; The council has chosen photos from various periods and sources with either accurate or approximate date. Falkirk, established in 1723 has a rich history in an area known for its agricultural trades and eventually mining, early 1800s. 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Jacobite Rising of 1715, Baynes, John
2 Baynes, John Jacobite Rising of 1715
London Cassell & Company 1970 0304935654 / 9780304935659 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
DJ shows light shelf wear, gift inscription and sticker shadow on FFEP. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 8.27 X 5.83 X 1.26 inches; 246 pages; A history of the Scottish rebellion of the early 18th Century. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Glencoe, Prebble, John
3 Prebble, John Glencoe
London Secker and Warburg 1966 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket Illustrated by Map Endpapers 
Cloth boards show light shelf wear, price clipped DJ is creased, torn and chipped with approx. 1/2" square piece missing from DJ top foredge. A crease in bottom fore corner of first 65 pages. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Plates; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pages; "Early on the morning of 13 February 1692, in the aftermath of the Glorious Revolution and the Jacobite uprising of 1689 led by John Graham of Claverhouse, a massacre took place in Glen Coe, in the Highlands of Scotland. This incident is referred to as the massacre of Glencoe, or in Scottish Gaelic Mort Ghlinne Comhann, or murder of Glen Coe. The massacre began simultaneously in three settlements along the glen—Invercoe, Inverrigan, and Achnacon—although the killing took place all over the glen as fleeing MacDonalds were pursued. Thirty-eight MacDonalds from the Clan MacDonald of Glencoe were killed by the guests who had accepted their hospitality, on the grounds that the MacDonalds had not been prompt in pledging allegiance to the new monarchs, William and Mary. Another forty women and children died of exposure after their homes were burned." (Wikipedia) 
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