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Oil over troubled waters: a report and critique of oil developments in North East Scotland

By: Aberdeen Peoples' Press

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Aberdeen Peoples' Press: 1976

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 8225


With the benefit of hindsight, this pamphlet can be seen to have hit the spot in a number of ways that would perhaps have surprised the authors. Thoroughly subversive. (3), 56 pp. including rear cover. View more info

A history of Scottish Forestry (2 vols.)

By: Anderson, M.L. (ed. C.J. Taylor)

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Nelson: 1967

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 15020


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Poetical descriptions of Orkney

By: anon. (various authors)

Price: £28.00

Publisher: The Castlelaw Press: 1971

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 16813


Limited edition of 500 coopies. View more info

John Anthony's flora of Sutherland

By: Anthony, John; edited by J.B. Kenworthy

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Botanical Society of Edinburgh: 1976

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11462


A clean copy with no inscriptions. The first flora of the County of Sutherland, situated a the northernmost extremity of the mainland of Scotland. ix, 201 pp. View more info

John Anthony's flora of Sutherland

By: Anthony, John; edited by J.B. Kenworthy

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Botanical Society of Edinburgh: 1976

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11606


A clean copy with no inscriptions. The first flora of the County of Sutherland, situated a the northernmost extremity of the mainland of Scotland. ix, 201 pp. View more info

Wild flowers of Kinross

By: Ballantyne, G.H.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Scottish Wildlife Trust, Kirkcaldy: 1985

Edition: 2nd edition (first published 1977)

Seller ID: 474


Paper covers with buckram strip around spine concealing staples; crease in rear cover, otherwise fine. Reproduced from typescript, this checklist of the flora of Kinross (which includes the botanically interesting wetland, Loch Leven) was written by the Botanical Society of the British Isles' local recorder, an expert in the genus Rubus, whose microspecies are treated in full. Foreword by E.F.B. Spragge; index. Now superseded by the author's Wild Flowers of Fife and Kinr... View more info

Wild flowers in Fife and Kinross

By: Ballantyne, G.H.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Fife Nature, Glenrothes: 2002

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 13692


A concise checklist. View more info

Foula, Shetland, vol. 2: the flora of Foula

By: Barkham, J.P., Gear, S., Hawksworth, D.L. & Messenger, K.G.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Brathay Centre, Ambleside: 1981

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 13706


Includes two pages of notes and corrections by Guy Messenger. View more info

Species management: challenges and solutions for the 21st century

By: Baxter, J.M. & Galbraith, C.A.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Scottish Natural Heritage: 2010

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 13785


Little used. View more info

The Status and Distribution of Wild Geese and Wild Duck in Scotland. (Two copies)

By: Berry, J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1939

Edition: International Wildfowl Inquiry, Vol. II.

Seller ID: 16444


Jacket intact. Scarcely used. View more info

Assessment of climatic conditions in Scotland, parts 1-3

By: Birse, E.L. & Dry, F.T.

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Mackaulay Institute: 1970-71

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 13680


Each of the three memoirs contains a folded map together with an introductory section with statistical data and list of monitoring sites. Part 1 also includes a gridded plastic overlay sheet. View more info

Assessment of climatic conditions in Scotland. 2. Based on exposure and accumulated frost

By: Birse, E.L. & Robertson, L.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Macaulay Institute for Soil Research, Craigiebuckler: 1970

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 3793


Staples rusted, map sl. dusted at edges. (2), 41 pp., map in pocket at rear, transparent overlay loosely inserted. View more info

Life among the Scots

By: Borthwick, Alastair

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Scotland's Magazine: 1958

Seller ID: 6527


Spine of jacket frayed at extremities. An anthology of ten years' contributions by Alastair Borthwick to Scotland's Magazine. xviii, 80, xix-xlviii pp. View more info

The botanist in Berwickshire

By: Braithwaite, M.E. & Long, D.G.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: The Berwickshire Naturalists Club: 1990

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 13691


Slight edge wear. Includes bryophytes (by David Long). View more info

Orkney: a checklist of vascular plants; flowering plants and ferns

By: Bullard, E.R.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: The author: 1975

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 13710


With addendum (1975). View more info

The Gaelic names of plants (Scottish, Irish, and Manx)

By: Cameron, J.

Price: £56.00

Publisher: John Mackay, Glasgow: 1900

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 15725


No inscriptions, slight edge wear; a neat copy. View more info

Alternative Edinburgh

By: Campbell, James (comp.)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Student Publications Board: 1979

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 144


V.g., cover sl. soiled, owner's signature. Radical student/young person's guide to Edinburgh, aimed at inhabitants rather than tourists. While hardly venturing into Trainspotting territory it does revel hidden depths to Auld Reekie. 140 pp. View more info

Flora of Uig

By: Campbell, M.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Abroath: T. Buncle & Co.: 1945

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 7615


The first flora of Uig, a parish on the island of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. Fold-out map, 63 pp. View more info

Flowers of the Findhorn

By: Christie, K.; Byatt, Mary (ill.)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Moray Field Club: 1992

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 13698


A series of plant lists from various sites on the river Findhorn. View more info

The Arran flora: a checklist of flowers, conifers and ferns with guide to status and distribution

By: Church, T. & Smith, T.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Arran Natural History Society: 2000

Edition: Revised edition

Seller ID: 13696


Good condition. View more info