Catalogue from Hebridean Books sellers of Second Hand Scottish, Highlands and Islands, Gaelic, Football and Sport books at reasonable prices.

 

Catalogue 26

August 2019

 

 

Hebridean Books

19 Eoropie, Ness

Isle of Lewis

HS2 OXH

 

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Phone: 07810 448911

 

Postage will be charged at second class rate

Please allow 14 days for delivery.

 

If you are unhappy with any book/books I will fully refund the cost of the book and pay for any postage incurred.

 

The  Memorial Service for  Donald MacCormaig will be held in Greyfriars Kirk in Edinburgh on Thursday 26th September at 3pm. There will be a collection for Macmillan Cancer Support,and a gathering afterwards at the ‘Canny Man’s’bar  on Morningside Road.  

  1. The Isle of Lewis and Harris. A Study in British Community by Arthur Geddes. H.B With D/J Published in 1955. 1st Contents: Environment and Landscape, The Seasons, Plant Life and Crofters Year, The Island Home: Homestead, Township and Burgh and their Population, The Evolution of Economy and Society in the Island Environment, Family, Farm Group and Township: The Continuing Community and Its Social Economy to 1815, Clansmen, People, Chiefs and Tacksmen, The Spiritual Life of the Community, Change in Religion and Social Customs, Economic Changes: 1750-1919, Between Two Wars and After: 1918-1952, Economic Statistics of Lewis and Harris, Selected Bibliography. Includes a list of Plates and Figures. 340 Pages. £45
  2. Monro’s Western Isles of Scotland And Genealogies of the clans 1549. Edited From a Hitherto Unpublished MS. With Introduction and Notes by R.W. Munro. H.B. With D/J Published in 1961. Contents include; George Buchanan’s Preface, Description of the Occidental i.e. Western Isles of Scotland, Note on the Genealogies, The Genealogies of the Chief Clans of the Isles, notes on Island Castles, Religious Houses, Island Sports, Barra ‘Cockles’, Place Names, Errors in Earlier Editions, Charters of the Lords of the Isles, The Genealogies, Principal Sources, Glossary. 172 Pages. £35
  3. The Macleods The Genealogy of a Clan. Section Three. Macleod Cadet Families descended from William XIII Chief, Norman XII Chief, Iain Borb VI Chief, William Cleireach V Chief, Malcolm III Chief. By the Late Rev Dr Donald Mackinnon and Alick Morrison. P.B. Published in 1970. This publication looks at 20 Branches of the Macleods mainly in Skye, Pabbay, St Kilda and Berneray. 294 Pages. £25