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Image for Over The Sea To Skye; The Forty-five

Over The Sea To Skye; The Forty-five

By: Selby, John

Price: $19.75

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1973

Edition: 1st American

Seller ID: 17506

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows light edge wear. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. Map endpapers.; B&W and Colour Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 170 pages; John Selby has returned to the original documents and has excised the myths and over-romanticized legends to give a truer history of the events of the Jacobite rising and Charles Stuart's (Bonnie Prince Charlie) part in it. He covers the time from Charles landing at Eriskay through to the disaster ... View more info

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A Bird on the Wing Bonnie Prince Charlie's Flight from Culloden Retraced

By: Ure, John

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, Constable: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18862

ISBN: 0094698902

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ shows light shelf wear with light creasing, short tear top fore edge.; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Plates; 9.13 X 6.38 X 1.18 inches; 224 pages; "Retracing the steps of the fugitive Prince Charles Edward Stuart - Bonnie Prince Charlie - after his defeat at Culloden, this book offers insights into highland life and clan history. The author walked the hillsides and glens of the Highlands and sailed to Skye and the Outer Hebrides in foll... View more info