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GRAY, ADAM
Borgue - the Land and the People
Wigtown, G.C. Book Publishers Ltd. 2001, 1st Edition. Original Illustrated Boards, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed By Author, 463p ill. Very good condition - fine apart from slight dustiness of the edges and a tiny amount of foxing of edges and endpapers. Signed by author on title page dated 2001 - otherwise clean, tight and unmarked in original laminated boards illustrated with a local map. Loosely inserted is press cutting concerning the launch of the book in 2001. Small bump lower edge front board and spine sunned. Relatively rare. See scans - and email for more.. Very Good/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 008010
GBP 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 142.5 US$ 168.49 | JP¥ 18802]
Keywords: Borgue Family History Genealogy Galloway Kirkcudbright Kirkcudbrightshire History Family History & Genealogy
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GRAY, ADAM
White Gold? : Scotland's Dairying in the Past - Signed by Author
Wigtown, G.C. Book Publishers Ltd. 1995, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 1872350763). Laminated Illustrated Boards, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed By Author, 412p illiustrated. Book clean and unmarked apart from author's signature on title page. Book fine apart from light bumping of one corner. See scans. Very Good+/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 006227
GBP 32.00 [Appr.: EURO 36.5 US$ 43.13 | JP¥ 4813]
Keywords: Agriculture Dairy Farmong Kirkcudbright Kirkcudbrightshire Borgue Cattle Cows General History Natural History 1872350763
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HARKNESS, ROBERT
On The occurrence of Graphite at Almorness Head, Kirkcudbrightshire.
Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, 22nd. Meeting, Belfast, 1852. 1852. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. 2 pages. A disbound article. This is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or an offprint. Quantity Available: 1. Category: British Association for the Advancement of Science;
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 189631
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 US$ 16.18 | JP¥ 1805]
Keywords: BZDB395 Chemistry. British Association for the Advancement of Science; On The occurrence of Graphite at Almorness Head Kirkcudbrightshire
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HENDERSON, JAMES BELL
Borgue: Its Parish Churches, Pastors and People
Castle Douglas Scotland, Adam Rae. 1898, 1st Edition. Green Cloth, Square 8vo. 84p hardback. Illustrated. Title label inset into front cover. Photographic Plates of Borgue, its Manse, Church and the graveyards of Senwick and Kirkandrews. A history of Borgue from a church perspective. No marks or signtures and tight and clean internally though edges toned. Pale green boards marked a little - see scans of front board. Good+/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 004265
GBP 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 32 US$ 37.74 | JP¥ 4212]
Keywords: Scotland Scottish History Kirkcudbright Kirkcudbrightshire Galloway Borgue Family History & Genealogy
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HENDERSON JAMES BELL:
Borgue: its parish churches, pastors, and people.
Castle-Douglas. Adam Rae. 1898. Soft cover. 1st Ed. Rubbed & sunned green covers with red front cover titles. Some wear to spine-ends & Smoe pages are creased at one corner. Foxong on end papers. 8.2" x 6.5". 84 pp. Illus: Frontis. + 4 B/W plates. Wt: 0.3 Kg. Good
-- Mr Mac Books -- Book number: 21568
GBP 22.50 [Appr.: EURO 25.75 US$ 30.33 | JP¥ 3384]
Keywords: Scotland Borgue Kirkcudbrightshire Stewartry Churches Topography NOISBN
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HOWELLS,G. & DALZIEL,T.R.K.
Restoring Acid Waters: Loch Fleet 1984-1990
London, Elsevier Applied Science. 1992, 1st Edition. Laminated Illustrated Boards, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Exhaustive study of a hill loch in the Gallway National Park. Trout dissapeared from the Loch in living memory as the waters became more acid due to industrial pollution - acid rain . An extensive six year study involved net and electric fishing to prove the abscence of fish. Lime was then introduced to change the pH and fish succesfully introduced. 421p fine with plates (some coloured), maps and diagrams. Fine condition without marks or signatures See scans.. Fine/No Jacket (as issued).
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 006420
GBP 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 142.5 US$ 168.49 | JP¥ 18802]
Keywords: Galloway Kirkcudbright Kirkcudbrightshire National Park Angling Fish Trout Scotland Scottish Ecology Acid Rain Pollution History Angling Natural History Geology
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KING, JESSIE M.
Kirkcudbright - a Royal Burgh
London, Gowans and Gray. 1934, 1st Edition. Original Col. Illust. Wrappers, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ill.: Jessie M.King. "A Book of Drawings with Letterpress by Jessie M.King". 1st edition of this fine little production with attractive coloured sketch of the toll booth on front wrapper. 38 unnumbered pages with black/white vignette on title page and 18 other black/white drawings by the author. No marks or signatures. Glassine wrappr in good order. without damage. Book VG - perhaps light toning of delicate cobvers as usual. A very well preserved but delicate item. See scans and email for more. Very Good/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 007501
GBP 120.00 [Appr.: EURO 136.75 US$ 161.75 | JP¥ 18050]
Keywords: Galloway Kirkcudbright Kirkcudbrightshire Glasgow School Artists Art Literature & Fiction Ephemera Jessie M.King
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KING, JESSIE M.
Kirkcudbright - a Royal Burgh
London, Gowans and Gray. 1934, 1st Edition. Original Col. Illust. Wrappers, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ill.: Jessie M.King. "A Book of Drawings with Letterpress by Jessie M.King". 1st edition of this fine little production with attractive coloured sketch of the toll booth on front wrapper. 38 unnumbered pages with black/white vignette on title page and 18 other black/white drawings by the author. Neat previous owners inscription on front glassine wrapper in upper margin. Book fine with no marks - glassine wraper very good - tiny disruption at bottom of rear cover inside the book - can send scans if wished. A very well preserved but delicate item. Very Good/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 002419
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 108.25 US$ 128.05 | JP¥ 14290]
Keywords: Galloway Kirkcudbright Kirkcudbrightshire Glasgow School Artists Art Literature & Fiction Ephemera Jessie M.King
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KING, BASIL CHARLES
The Minor Intrusives of Kirkcudbrightshire.
Geologists' Association, 1937. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. 25 pages, 3 figures, 3 plates and 9 tables. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not an offprint or a reprint. Size: Octavo (Standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Proceedings of The Geologists' Association;
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 235063
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Keywords: BZDB395 Proceedings of The Geologists' Association; The Minor Intrusives of Kirkcudbrightshire
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MACLEOD, INNES (EDT.)
The People of Kirkcudbright in 1786 and 1788 the Visitation Lists of the Rev. Robert Muter
Dumfries, The Stewartry Museum (Dumfries & Galloway Museum Service). 2002, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0953390748). Illustrated Card Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 62p much detail of family names; 4 plates including old prints and maps. Very good in colured card cover. See scans. Very Good/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 008441
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 US$ 12.13 | JP¥ 1354]
Keywords: Kirkcudbrightshire Historical History Galloway History Family History & Genealogy 0953390748
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MACLEOD, INNES
Sailing on Horseback - William Daniel and Richard Ayton in Cumbria and Dumfries and Galloway
Dumfries, T.C. Farriers & Co. 1988, 1st Edition. Crazed Brown Boards, Long 8vo. Ill.: William Daniell. viii+148p + 13 plates of William Daniell Prints. Nicely got up book without marks or signatures but marred by a 6cm burn mark on front of d/w penetrating through front board to inner leaf of front board but not to fep. Excellent reading copy. Good+/Fair.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 002474
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.74 | JP¥ 752]
Keywords: Galloway Kirkcudbright Kirkcudbrightshire Art William Daniell Galloway Dumfries Cumbria England Scotland History Tour Literature & Fiction William Daniell
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MCADAM, HILDA (EDITOR)
Dalry Reminiscenses
? Pubd. Author. 2000, 1st Edition. Illustrated Card Covers, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 126p illustrated personal history of the town of Dalry in Galloway. Undated c.1985?.Many contributors with much family history. Fine condition and unmarked - though light rusting of staples. Near Fine/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 004268
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 US$ 12.13 | JP¥ 1354]
Keywords: Galloway Kirkcudbright Kirkcudbrightshire Glasgow School Dalry
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PIGGOTT, C.M.
Milton Loch Crannog 1. A Native House of the 2nd Century A.D. in Kirkcudbrightshire.
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1952 -3. 1952. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not an offprint or reprint. Octavo. 18 pages, 12 figures, textual tables and 7 pages of plates. Disbound. Very Good. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland;
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 072695
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Keywords: BZDB395 Archaeology Scottish Excavations Scottish Native Houses Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; Milton Loch Crannog 1 A Native House of the 2nd Century AD in Kirkcudbrightshire
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ROBISON, JOSEPH
Kirkcudbright (St. Cuthbert's Town) - Its Mote, Castle, Monastery, and Parish Churches with a Chapter on Ancient Rome, Galloway and Ayrshire by I.A. Richmond
High Street, Dumfries, Robert Dinwiddie. 1st Edition. Gilt Lettered Red Cloth, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original maroon cl. gt. dec. e.ps. pp.ix + 189, b/w frontispiece + 15 further illustrations. Presentation copy from author to John Gibson - "as a slight recognition of (his) valable assistance". Undated but date inked (1927) on title page. A few flecks of foxing only and a few internal mnarks. Boards generally clean but spine a little faded. Extremities very sl. rubbed, a little very faint foxing on prelims. A very good, clean, tight copy. Very Good/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 004278
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 40 US$ 47.18 | JP¥ 5265]
Keywords: Kirkcudbrightshire Historical History Galloway History Religion & Philosophy Family History & Genealogy
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RUSK, J.M.
History of the Parish and Abbey of Glen Luce with a Historical Commentary on the Settlement of the Romans in Galloway and the Introduction of Christianity to Scotland
Edinburgh, Willaim Blackwood and Sons. 1930, 1st Edition. Original Gilt Titled Boards, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Pp.xv,147. 14 illustrations. Folding map. Clean tight copy in original bright blue boards with bright gilt titles. Previous owners neat signature on front pastedown and slight uneven fading of rear board otherwise fine. Near Fine/No Jacket.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 002892
GBP 36.00 [Appr.: EURO 41 US$ 48.53 | JP¥ 5415]
Keywords: Galloway Kirkcudbright Kirkcudbrightshire Dumfries Glen Luce Wigtownshire Wigtown Family History & Genealogy
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SERVICE, ROBERT
Note on Perichaeta indica, an Exotic Species of Earthworm living in Hothouses in Kirkcudbrightshire.
Proceedings of The Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, 1888. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good. 3 pages. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not an offprint or a reprint. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh;
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 250648
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Keywords: BZDB395 Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh; Note on Perichaeta indica an Exotic Species of Earthworm living in Hothouses in Kirkcudbrightshire
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SERVICE, ROBERT
Note on Perichaeta indica, an Exotic Species of Earthworm living in Hothouses in Kirkcudbrightshire.
Proceedings of The Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, 1888. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good. 3 pages. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not an offprint or a reprint. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh;
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 217943
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Keywords: BZDB395 Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh; Note on Perichaeta indica an Exotic Species of Earthworm living in Hothouses in Kirkcudbrightshire
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STARK W A:
The Book of Kirkpatrick-Durham, Kirkcudbrightshire.
Castle-Douglas. Adam Rae. 1903. Hardback. 1st Ed. Rubbed green cloth with gilt front cover & spine titles. Bevelled edges to covers. Top edge gilt. Owner name to Ffep. Binding slightly loose. 7.9" x 5.3". 152 pp. inc. index + 1 pp. publisher's list. Illus: Tissue-guarded frontis. + 9 B/W plates. Wt: 0.6 Kg. Good
-- Mr Mac Books -- Book number: 21556
GBP 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.75 US$ 53.92 | JP¥ 6017]
Keywords: Scotland Galloway Kirkcudbrightshire NOISBN
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STEWART, OLGA
Flowering plants of Kirkcudbrightshire
Dumfries, Dumfriesshire and Galloway Nat Hist Soc, 1990. Used - Very Good. VG paperback 1st ed. A clean, tight copy. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Dumfriesshire & Galloway Natural History & Antiquarian Society, 3rd ser. vol. LXV (1990).
-- Cotswold Internet Books -- Book number: BOOKS172374I
GBP 9.20 [Appr.: EURO 10.5 US$ 12.4 | JP¥ 1384]
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STEWART OLGA:
Flowering Plants and Ferns of Kirkcudbrightshire.
Dumfries; Dumfriesshire and Galloway Natural History Society 1990 Journal. 8vo. pp 68 & Maps. Article within Transactions of the Dumfriesshire and Galloway Natural History Society. Very Good Clean Sound Copy.
-- Court Hay Books -- Book number: 10624
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 US$ 16.18 | JP¥ 1805]
Keywords: British Flora Flowering Plants and Ferns of Kirkcudbrightshire.
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ORDNANCE SURVEY
Five 1: 2500 Large Scale Ordnance Survey Maps (First Series) for Kirkcudbright
London, Ordnance Survey. 1959. 5 Large scale (2 1/2" to the mile) covering Kirkcudbright Bay, Kirkcudbright,Water of Fleet, Big Water of Fleet and Lauriston. Been used but still near VG. Good +.
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 000943
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.78 | JP¥ 1203]
Keywords: Scotland Scottish Galloway Kirkcudbright Kirkcudbrightshire Gatehouse of Fleet Maps & Cartography Ephemera
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ORDNANCE SURVEY
Polharrow Burn: Sheet NX58. 1:25000 First Series Map
Ordnance Survey. 1960. Map, Book, Edition A/, 1:25000 map, folded, minimal wear. In plastic sleeve. Near Fine.
-- Nigel Smith Books -- Book number: 9917146-166
GBP 2.00 [Appr.: EURO 2.5 US$ 2.7 | JP¥ 301]
Keywords: Ordnance Survey, Map, Polharrow Burn, 1: 25000, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland Uk
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TRAQUAIR, DR R.H.
On Specimens of Tailless Trout from Loch Enoch, in Kirkcudbrightshire.
Proceedings of The Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, 1881. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good. 3 pages. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not an offprint or a reprint. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh;
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 250595
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Keywords: BZDB395 Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh; On Specimens of Tailless Trout from Loch Enoch in Kirkcudbrightshire
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TRAQUAIR, DR R.H.
On Specimens of Tailless Trout from Loch Enoch, in Kirkcudbrightshire.
Proceedings of The Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, 1881. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good. 3 pages. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not an offprint or a reprint. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh;
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 217809
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Keywords: BZDB395 Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh; On Specimens of Tailless Trout from Loch Enoch in Kirkcudbrightshire
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WATSON, W.J.
The Celts (British and Gael) in Dumfriesshire and Galloway
Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway Natural History and Antiquarian Society. 1924, 1st Edition (as such). Card Covers, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 30p offprint from the Dumfries & Galloway Natural History and Antiquarian Society in grey card wrappers with the title and authors sgnature on the front cover - presumably in the author's hand. Much early history and etymology. Covers perhaps faded and dusty otherwise VG without marks or other signatures. Very Good/No Jacket (as issued).
-- Creaking Shelves Books -- Book number: 004969
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 13.48 | JP¥ 1504]
Keywords: Kirkcudbrightshire Historical History Galloway Kirkcudbright Wigtown Wigtownshire Stranraer Dumfries Dumfriesshire Literature Writers Authors Celts Celtic Language Romand Gauls Agricola History
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