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Fair Isle: An Island Saga

Thom, Valerie M.

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ISBN 10: 0859762505 / ISBN 13: 9780859762502
Published by John Donald Publishers Ltd, Edinburgh, 1989
Used Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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1989, first edition, 147pp. Extremities of jacket bear some tanning, else very good, retains original price. Gilt to spine of book bright. Content clean and bright, binding tight, many black and white illustrations with occasional colour photograph, no inscriptions. A very good copy. "This book traces the story from Viking times to the present day, drawing on contemporary accounts to illustrate the changing patterns of life over the last 300 years, as the islanders have adapted from being dependent almost solely on fish to a more diverse economy." Size: 9.8" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # ScotIsles029

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Title: Fair Isle: An Island Saga

Publisher: John Donald Publishers Ltd, Edinburgh

Publication Date: 1989

Binding: Original Green Cloth Hardback

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: First Edition.

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an island in northern Scotland, lying around halfway between mainland Shetland & the Orkney islands.

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