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Falkirk's Yesterdays

By: N/A

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Stirling, Scotland, Falkirk District Council Department of Libraries and Museums: 1983

Seller ID: 16482


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. View more info

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Jacobite Rising of 1715

By: Baynes, John

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, Cassell & Company: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17543


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. View more info

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Roman Scotland

By: Breeze, David J.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Batsford Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18540


DJ shows very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; Historic Scotland; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 9.61 X 7.32 X 0.39 inches; 128 pages; "The Romans tried to conquer Scotland three times 2000 years ago. These forays have left their mark, which can still be seen in the form of earthworks - the remains of forts and frontiers constructed by the army. This study shows the effect of these periods of occupation on Scotland and its peopl... View more info

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Scotland Farewell The People of the Hector

By: MacKay, Donald

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Edinburgh, Paul Harris Publishing: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18455


DJ shows some shelf wear, light chipping, back flap creased. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 229 pages; "This is the story of the Highland Scots who sailed to Pictou, Nova Scotia, in 1773. These intrepid emigrants went for many reasons: the famine of the previous spring, pressures of population growth, intolerable rent increases, trouble with the law, and the raw hunger of landle... View more info

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Glencoe

By: Prebble, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Secker and Warburg: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18407


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 mass... View more info