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Author Name    Miles, Hamish.

Title   FAIR PERTHSHIRE.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good -

Jacket Condition   Good

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   London John Lane / The Bodley Head 1930

Illustrator   John McGhie.

Seller ID   30189

184 pp, 10" H. Dark green cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front board. 8 colour plates and 76 b&w illustrations (plates and line drawings in text). "(A) miscellany covering many sides of Perthshire's life, past and present; and author and artist have combined to portray the County not only as the summer visitor sees it, but also as it is in its unfrequented glens and villages and in the quiet seasons of the year. The Trossachs have often been described, but in these page the reader will learn also of the wealth of beauty and historic glamour that lie in other parts - in Rannoch and Athol, Glenshee, Glenlyon, or the Sma' Glen, in villages like Fortingal, Taymouth or Killin, and something too of unfamiliar Perthshire characters, like Struan Robertson, Neil Gow, the fiddler, or Charles Macintosh of Inver." Very light browning and a few foxing marks on one preliminary page, two small bumps to bottom edge/corner of pages, very light browning and a few tiny foxing marks to fore-edge and bottom edge of text block, small bump to bottom corners of boards and bottom edge of front board, three other tiny edge/corner bumps, very slight lean to spine, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has edge wrinkling/creasing, small edge tears, a few very small and small edge chips, protected in a mylar sleeve.

Scotland,  Perthshire,  Illustrated  Books,  John  McGhie,  Glen  Ogle,  Rob  Roy,  Glasgow,  Loch  Katrine,  Trossachs,  Lochs,  Callander,  Soune  Castle,  Moray,  Blair  Drummond,  Dunblane  Cathedral,  Archaeology,  Carsebreck,  Tullibardine,  Glens,  Glen  Eagles,  Scottish  History,  Crieff,  Gallow  Hill,  Ochtertyre,  Massacres,  Murray,  Drummond  Catle,  Aberfeldy,  Auchterarder,  Ben  Lawers,  Blair  Castle,  Robert  Burns,  Princes  Charles  Edward,  Dunkeld,  Erochy,  Pass  Of  Killiecrankie,  Loch  Rannoch,  Loch  Voil,  MacGregor,  MacGregors,  Ochils,  Perth,  Alexander  Robertson,  Robertsons  Of  Struan,  Sir  Walter  Scott,  Schiehallion,  Sheriffmuir,  Strathearn,  Struan,  River  Tay,  River  Teith,  General  Wade,  William  Wordsworth. 

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