''The Chameleon's Eye. James Buchanan & Company Limited, 1894-1984''.
James Buchanan & Co Ltd (London) 1984. 148pp; illustrated. Soft covers. Fine. [a history of the world-famous whisky distilling company]. (Book ref. 5052) £10.00
" A GUIDE TO INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY SITES IN BRITAIN."
London. Granada Publishing, 1984 Ex Library. 192 pages, illustrated with b./w. photographs, plans & maps. Cover & contents near fine except for library marks & stamp "Withdrawn from Stock" on front e.p. D./w. near fine, priced £10.95. 8" x 7.75" ISBN 0246117818 (Book ref. 6400) £5.00
Whisky Dream. Waking a Giant.
Edinburgh: Birlinn Ltd., 2008 8vo Card Covers 1st Edn. Illus. ix, 214 pp. V.g. [Signed by author (or photographer) on title page. (Book ref. 34850) £8.00
Views of Campbelton and Neighbourhood
Edinburgh: William Smith, 1835. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall frontis map,12 engravings some folding with stain & fox,letterpress 47 in orignal bue cloth: only one copy showing on COPAC: one plate shows a distant view of Glenramskill distillery which opened 1828 some 5 years before publication of this book & closed in 1852 (Book ref. 14852) £239.00
REPORT of the INDIAN EXCISE COMMITTEE, 1905-06.
London: HMSO, 1907. x pp + 146pp + 18pp Appendix. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound British Parliamentary Paper. Cd.3327. East India (Excise). A very clean copy. (Book ref. 156628) £25.00
RETURN of ORDERS of the GOVERNMENT of INDIA on CHAPTERS II. And IX. of the REPORT of the EXCISE COMMITTEE, 1905-6.
London: HMSO, 1907. 39pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound British Parliamentary Paper. HC 142. East India (Excise Committee). A very clean copy. (Book ref. 156627) £12.00
ACCOUNTS, 1. - of the Number of Gallons of WASH distilled from MALT only, by each DISTILLER in SCOTLAND and IRELAND respectively; from 10th October 1826 to 10 October 1827. 2. - of the total Number of Gallons of PROOF SPIRITS made from MALT only, ....
London: House of Commons, 1828. 11pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound. British Parliamentary Paper. HC 561. Title continues "by each Distiller in Scotland and Ireland; from 10th October 1826 to 10th October 1827." Distillation. A very clean copy. Parliamentary Papers of this period are rare. It was not until 1836 that provision was made for their sale to the public. Long list of Scottish and Irish distillers and their produce. (Book ref. 156002) £20.00
ACCOUNT, Number of GALLONS of WASH Distilled in SCOTLAND and IRELAND; from 10th October 1826 to 10th October 1827.
London: House of Commons, 1828. 5pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound. British Parliamentary Paper. HC 415. Distillery. A very clean copy. Parliamentary Papers of this period are rare. It was not until 1836 that provision was made for their sale to the public. List of Scottish and Irish distillers and their produce. (Book ref. 156001) £20.00
ACCOUNTS relating to DISTILLERY from MALT and RAW CORN; DUTIES from SPIRITS made in ENGLAND, IRELAND and SCOTLAND; BEER made by LICENSED BREWERS and VICTUALLERS; SPIRITS warehoused by each DISTILLER in SCOTLAND and IRELAND; THE MALT LAWS; &c.
London: House of Commons, 1828. 29pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound British Parliamentary paper. HC 217. Twelve Accounts. Dated 2 April 1828. With Lists of named distillers, places, etc., A very clean copy. Parliamentary papers of this period are rare. Provision of their sale to the public was not made until 1836. (Book ref. 155990) £20.00
EXCISE: DISTILLERY. An ACCOUNT of the QUANTITY of CORN WASH DISTILLED in ENGLAND, and by WHOM, between the 5th July 1789 and the 8th July 1820; distinguishing the QUANTITIES distilled in each Year.
London: House of Commons, 1821. 3pp. Folio. Large fold out sheets. Disbound. British Parliamentary Paper. HC 335. Excise. Distillery. Long List of named English Distillers with gallon quantities of Corn Wash produced. Dated 28 March 1821. A very clean copy. Parliamentary papers of this period are very rare. Provision of their sale to the public was not made until 1836. (Book ref. 155329) £12.00
Glasgow International Exhibition 1901. Russia, Its Industries and Trade
Glasgow: Hay, Nisbet & Co. Limited, 1901. First (& 0nly?) Edition. Half-calf. Good/N/A. Small 4to. Hardback, 180mm x 245mm tall (7.25" x 9.75" approx.). Pp xii, 324 + a colour-printed, multi-folding map, approximately 36" long x 21" high, of the Russian railways. External rubs, and the 'Withdrawn' stamp impressions of the University of Keele, otherwise very good, in a contemporary half-calf binding with grey boards and gilt spine title, by Ferguson, Binders, of Glasgow. (Book ref. 003618) £125.00
Still Life in a Bottle
Ebury Londo 1994 first edition Hardcover 29x22cm 160pp including index, no inscriptions, caricature colour illustrations throughout, brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, pictorial dw price clipped, ow and book and dw both in near Fine condition (Book ref. 5623) £18.00
The Life and Times of William Grant
Banffshire: William Grant & Sons Ltd, 1984. Reprint. Paperback. Fine/No d/j as Published. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall N.B. Corners slightly bumped. 102pp. (Book ref. 024398) £7.50
Glasgow and its Environs:a literary,commercial,and social review past & present;with a description of its leading mercantile houses and commercial enterprises With illustrated tour of the Highlands
1st 1891 London Stratten & Stratten. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall quarto.,frontis and other illustrations of the commercial life of the city,nearby towns and highland views,index,pages 358, orig green gilt dec clth (Book ref. 11658) £49.00
The Experience of a Lifetime
Milngavie: The Author. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Signed by Author. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. illustrated,339 pp.,original cloth dust jacket (Book ref. 10510) £18.00
Glenlivet, Where Romance and Business meet: Being the annuals of the Glenlivet Distillary founded by George Smith in 1824.
Scotland: The Glenlivet Distillary 1976, 1976. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Book Scotland: The Glenlivet Distillery 1976 revised edition. Hardback. VG. Nr fine. Blue boards with embossed picture of Scotland on front, no dj. Appears unread. Like new. (Book ref. 6936) £5.24
" THE WORLD GUIDE TO WHISKY."
London. Dorling Kindersley, 1987. " Scotch, Irish, Canadian, Bourbon, Tennessee, Sour Mash, & the whiskies of Japan." Taste guide to Single Malt. 223 pages including index. Over 200 colour photographs, with maps showing locations of distilleries. Over 300 labels reproduced in colour. Near fine, no inscription or marks, in laminated cover. Near fine d./w., not price clipped ( £14.95) 11¼" x 8¾". ISBN0863182372. (Book ref. 4781) £8.00
A NEW APPROACH TO WINE MAKING AT HOME
1958 64pp large octavo. Cloth gilt. Fine SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 76871) £15.00
Glenlivet where Romance and Business meet Being the Annals of The Glenlivet Distillery founded by George Smith in 1824.
Glenlivet: The Glenlivet Distillery, 1966. Reprint. 40pp. Well illustrated by portraits, line drawings and 1 colour plate. In the original dark blue cloth with embossed gilt lettering and embossed map of Scotland with the sea in pale blue. This copy lacks the original glassine wrapper, but is otherwise in fine condition. A delightful account of the origins of this Superb Speyside Spirit. (Book ref. 3577) £7.50
REPORT FROM THE SUGAR DISTILLERY COMMITTEE
London: House of Commons, 1807. 35pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper HC83 Such early Parliamentary Papers are rare. It was not until 1836 that provision was made for their sale to the public.Examined depressed state of the sugar industry & suggestion to increase the use of sugar in the brewing & distillery industries. A clean copy. (Book ref. 133085) £40.00