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In Scotland there is no such thing as bad weather, only the wrong clothes!
Publisher: London:, Edward Arnold,, 1909.<br>
Edition: First Trade issue following a Limited Edition of 350.<br>
From the Preface: "In preparing this volume, my desire has been, not merely to describe the various rivers and lochs of Scotland in which the salmon angler may cast his line, but also ...to refer to points connected with the conservation or improvement of the salmon fisheries. I know full well that suggestions given officially in blue books do not generally reach the notice of those to whom ...they will be of interest, so I take this opportunity of offering a few opin... View more info
Publisher: New York:, Abrams,, 1981.<br>
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>
A group of scholars deeply versed in the history, art and literature of Scotland bring their knowledge to bear in a sweeping and highly readable survey that both chronologically and thematically reveals Scotland's culture and character. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Giftable. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket has light shelf handling and sun-fading on the spine. Texts by the editors ... View more info
Publisher: Edinburgh:, Royal Society of Edinburgh,, 1806.<br>
Edition: First Edition.<br>
This was the first commissioned report by the society. “The object of Col Imrie is to describe the appearances which he discovered in ascending along the bed of the river and this he seems to have done with great minuteness The most remarkable circumstances brought to view in the cleft through which the Esk flows are the gradual elevation of the sandstone from the horizontal to the vertical position and the manner in which the strata are intersected by whinstone.”... View more info
Publisher: Glasgow: 1869., Kerr & Richardson,, 1869.
Edition: Two Volumes – Complete.
Patterned cloth over boards. Wear along all spine joints, with some loss volume 1. Moderate edgewear with some sunning. Bookseller label to front endpages. Bindings sound. Text clean, minor toning. ix, 312 pages ; 283 pages ; plus 74 page appendix. View more info
By: Newnes, George
Publisher: London:, Newnes,, 1935
Dark red with black tones simulated leather boards with guilt titles and decorations. Bindings square and firm though a bit shaken. Text clean and toned. Maps in full color. Some minor spotting to front board. 11 inches tall. View more info
Publisher: Paisley:, Alex. Gardner,, 1873.
A collection of Scottish songs, local ballads, and poetry by poet and journalist Robert Motherwell. Polished brown cloth over boards with paste-on spine title. Spine title darkened. Bindings very tight and Square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Bumped lower corners. 8 inches tall. vii, 494pp plus xxxiv, notes and index, and viii list of subscribers. View more info
Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland:, Birlinn Ltd.,, 2008
Edition: Second Edition.
No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. In this long-awaited second edition, sheding light on the Picts, the Vikings, medieval Orkney, the Reformation and the Stewart earldom, as well as many aspects of more recent centuries. View more info
Publisher: London:, Edward Arnold,, 1907.
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.
A very good early manual on the study of Atlantic salmon including scale-reading and much on tagged fish and the knowledge obtained from their recapture. Includes chapters on smolts, grilse, salmon marking, scale samples, feeding of salmon, water conditions. Blue cloth covered boards with stamped silt titles and decoration of a salmon on the front. Bindings firm. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with rubs at corners and spine edges. 160 pa... View more info
By: [Not specified]
Publisher: London, New York, Paris:, Travel Association of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 1937.
Edition: Second Edition.
Blue stiff stapled paper wraps, minimal handling wear. Lists all establishments in the British Isles with season and off-season prices. Small pencil notes top of title pages, a few prices underlined on several pages. One copy found OCLC at Yale. View more info