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cover of The Crusader's Key

The Crusader's Key

by Eric Linklater

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Boreas Books
Published
1933
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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£52.00

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Beautiful copy of limited edition of 125 of Eric Linklater's The Crusader's Key, printed at the White Owl Press by Edward Kricorissian and Denis Fairbarns, with book design by Herbert Jones and illustrations by Miss N. Kirkham. Striking orange cloth covered boards with bevelled edges. Some slight shelf wear to extremities. Signed by author. Please see photographs for condition. A… Read more
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cover of Foresterhill

Foresterhill

by George Mackay Brown

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Boreas Books
Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£175.00

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Published by Babel, Scondorf am Ammersee, Germany in an edition of 300 copies, of which 50 are numbered and signed by the author, This is number 22. To express his gratitude to the medical staff at Foresterhill, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, where he was a patient in 1990, he composed a set of poems imagining a medieval monastic beginning for Foresterhill.… Read more
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cover of The Hooded Fisherman

The Hooded Fisherman

by George Mackay Brown

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Boreas Books
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£545.00

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Hard back book published by Kulgin D Duval and Colin Hamilton and printed at The Trumpet Press by Francis Cleverdon, signed by author and illustrator. One of 55 copies numbered 1 to 55, on hand made paper. This should not be confused with the softback and unsigned edition. An outstanding copy in very, very near fine condition. See photographs for… Read more
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cover of Carotid Cornucopius

Carotid Cornucopius

by Sydney Goodsir Smith

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Boreas Books
Published
1947
Edition
First edition
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£435.00

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'CAROTID CORNUCOPIUS: The first 4 fitts making "One Quart" by Gude Schir Skidderie Smithereens of Crankmirligo.' Blue paper-covered boards with title printed in black. Presentation copy from the author with eight line handwritten inscriptions by Sydney Goodsir Smith on front endpaper. This is the 1947 first edition with a limited run of just 300 copies. Frontispiece illustrated with print of… Read more
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cover of Christmas Stories

Christmas Stories

by George Mackay Brown

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Boreas Books
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780950848846
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£56.00

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An excellent copy from the Perpetua Press with wood engravings by John Lawrence. A limited edition of 500 copies. 26 pages.
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cover of Island Wedding

Island Wedding

by George Mackay Brown

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Boreas Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition
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£75.00

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Wood engravings by Rosemary Roberts. Limited edition of 145 copies signed by illustrating artist. Fine letterpress printing. Deckle edge pages. A fine condition copy.
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£75.00