Highland Pearls - JAY, BeeBarker Johnson, 1969, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. DJ somewhat edgeworn with several small nicks and chips, a little loss at head and tail. Bruised at tail of spine, with a couple of small knocks along the spine. Internally bright and clean. A nice copy.
Highland Pearls is yet another book by Gairloch author dealing with Western Ross and the western area of Sutherland as far north as Cape Wrath, It vividly captures Highland life and the old Clearance days 'midst the ageless unsullied scenery of these parts. It also includes details of Prince Charlie after the '45 Rebellion, and of Flora Macdonald's subsequent life in America and her 'Lost Glory'. There are legends galore, and this There are legends galore, and this outstanding book should yield enjoyment and profit from learning of the priceless pearls and quiet to be found in the time-honoured way of life in the Highlands. 308pp. Size: 8vo Demy (8½" x 5½") Dust wrapper in protective, removable sleeve.