Turnstone Books, 1977, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Frances Walker
Foreword By His Grace the Duke of Argyll, list of illustrations,introduction by author, notes, bibliography and index. Map illustrated endpapers,both different, front end paper: -- showing North Argyll, rear-ended paper: -- showing South Argyll. The text is illustrated with black-and-white illustrations by Frances Walker. Blue coloured boards with silver titles to the backstrip. bumping to the backstrip and book corners and there is fading to the book edges. Browning to the text block edges with the occasional foxing spot. There is a crease that runs the full length of the free front end paper. Photographic dustwrapper, wraparound, with purple, white and black titles to the front panel and backstrip. There is a little creasing to the dustwrapper edges andrubbing of the dustwrapper panels. Fading to the backstrip. Clipping of the dustwrapper, front fold over, lower right-hand corner. "Argyll -- one of the most visited areas of the Scottish Highlands is in many ways one of the least known. First settled more than ten thousand years ago, it became a melting pot of peoples, and for centuries was the core of a powerful kingdom." -- From the front fold over panel blurb. A wander through these centuries of history at to time of writing the book. Size: 8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall. (5), VI-XII, (3), 2-267, (7) pages.. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Frances Walker. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Travel & Places; Scotland; History. ISBN: 0855000317. ISBN/EAN: 9780855000318. Inventory No: 0111540.