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  • Celtic Magazine, The (1876)
    By MacKenzie, A. & MacGregor, A. [ed.]
    Volume one of the Celtic Magazine includes a range of articles on a number of subjects including literature, history, traditions, folklore and social customs of the Highlands and Islands    


  • Celtic Magazine, The (1877)
    By MacKenzie, A. [ed.]
    Volume two of the Celtic Magazine includes a range of articles on a number of subjects including literature, history, traditions, folklore and social customs of the Highlands and Islands  


  • Celtic Magazine, The (1878)
    By MacKenzie, A. [ed.]
    Volume three of the Celtic Magazine includes a range of articles on a number of subjects including literature, history, traditions, folklore and social customs of the Highlands and Islands  


  • Celtic Magazine, The (1879)
    By MacKenzie, A. [ed.]
    Volume four of the Celtic Magazine includes a range of articles on a number of subjects including literature, history, traditions, folklore and social customs of the Highlands and Islands    


  • Celtic Magazine, The (1880)
    By MacKenzie, A. [ed.]
    Volume five of the Celtic Magazine includes a range of articles on a number of subjects including literature, history, traditions, folklore and social customs of the Highlands and Islands  


  • Celtic Magazine, The (1881)
    By MacKenzie, A. [ed.]
    Volume six of the Celtic Magazine includes a range of articles on a number of subjects including literature, history, traditions, folklore and social customs of the Highlands and Islands  


  • Celtic Magazine, The (1882)
    By MacKenzie, A. [ed.]
    Volume seven of the Celtic Magazine includes a range of articles on a number of subjects including literature, history, traditions, folklore and social customs of the Highlands and Islands  


  • Celtic Magazine, The (1883)
    By MacKenzie, A. [ed.]
    Volume eight of the Celtic Magazine includes a range of articles on a number of subjects including literature, history, traditions, folklore and social customs of the Highlands and Islands  


  • Celtic Magazine, The (1884)
    By MacKenzie, A. [ed.]
    Volume nine of the Celtic Magazine includes a range of articles on a number of subjects including literature, history, traditions, folklore and social customs of the Highlands and Islands  


  • Celtic Magazine, The (1885)
    By MacKenzie, A. [ed.]
    Volume ten of the Celtic Magazine includes a range of articles on a number of subjects including literature, history, traditions, folklore and social customs of the Highlands and Islands    


  • Celtic Magazine, The (1886)
    By MacKenzie, A. [ed.]
    Volume eleven of the Celtic Magazine includes a range of articles on a number of subjects including literature, history, traditions, folklore and social customs of the Highlands and Islands    


  • Celtic Magazine, The (1887)
    By MacBain, A. [ed.]
    Volume twelve of the Celtic Magazine includes a range of articles on a number of subjects including literature, history, traditions, folklore and social customs of the Highlands and Islands    


  • Celtic Magazine, The (1888)
    By MacBain, A. [ed.]
    Volume thirteen of the Celtic Magazine includes a range of articles on a number of subjects including literature, history, traditions, folklore and social customs of the Highlands and Islands      


  • Celtic Monthly, The (1892-93)
    By MacKay, John [ed.]
    The first volume of Celtic Monthly contains almost 200 articles and contributions on a wide variety of subjects including history, language and literature, music, poetry and biography


  • Celtic Monthly, The (1894)
    By MacKay, John [ed.]
    The second volume of Celtic Monthly contains over 200 articles and contributions on a wide variety of subjects including history, language and literature, music, poetry and biography


  • Celtic Monthly, The (1895-96)
    By MacKay, John [ed.]
    The fourth volume of Celtic Monthly contains over 200 articles and contributions on a wide variety of subjects including history, language and literature, music, poetry and biography. There is also extensive coverage of the activities of Clan Societies and Highland Associations around the world


  • Celtic Monthly, The (1896-97)
    By MacKay, John [ed.]
    The fifth volume of Celtic Monthly contains over 200 articles and contributions on a wide variety of subjects including history, language and literature, music, poetry and biography. There is also extensive coverage of the activities of Clan Societies and Highland Associations around the world


  • Celtic Monthly, The (1897-98)
    By MacKay, John [ed.]
    The sixth volume of Celtic Monthly contains over 200 articles and contributions on a wide variety of subjects including history, language and literature, music, poetry and biography. There is also extensive coverage of the activities of Clan Societies and Highland Associations around the world  


  • Celtic Monthly, The (1898-1900)
    By MacKay, John [ed.]
    The seventh volume of Celtic Monthly contains over 200 articles and contributions on a wide variety of subjects including history, language and literature, music, poetry and biography. There is also extensive coverage of the activities of Clan Societies and Highland Associations around the world


  • Letters from the Highlands, Or, The Famine of 1847
    By Somers, R
    Letters, oringinally published in the North British Daily Mail, reporting on the effects of the potato famine of 1847


  • Manners, customs and history of the Highlanders of Scotland ; Historical account of the clan MacGregor
    By Scott, W
    A study of the Highlands in the 18th century as well as a history of the Clan MacGregor.


  • McIan's Highlanders at home, or, Gaelic gatherings
    By McIan, R.R.
    A description of various occupations and activities associated with the Highlands and Islands of Scotland with full-page colour illustrations.


  • Old Highlands, The; being papers read before the Gaelic Society of Glasgow, 1895 - 1906
    By Gaelic Society of Glasgow, The
    Topics covered by these papers include ancient poetry; social history; Gaelic hymns and songs; education and the clan system    


  • Scenes and legends of the north of Scotland, or The traditional history of Cromarty
    By Miller, Hugh
    The first edition of this famous book which mixes folk tales, myths and legends with a social history of Ross & Cromarty.


  • Transactions of The Gaelic Society of Inverness, volume 10
    By Gaelic Society of Inverness, The
    The tenth volume of the Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness includes papers on the Highland regiments and their tartans; the census of 1881; the Celtic remains of southern Britain; Celtic mythology; the social condition of the Highlands and the district of Strathnairn.


  • Transactions of The Gaelic Society of Inverness, volume 11
    By Gaelic Society of Inverness, The
    The eleventh volume of the Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness includes papers on druid circles; the ancient Celts; The Book of Deer; the Celtic derivation of English river names; the social condition of the Highlands; Presbyterial notices of Ardnamurchan and Morvern; Sir Robert Munro; old Gaelic songs; the Gaelic names of birds; Celtic poetry; ministers of the Presbytery of Tongue and the Fernaig Manuscript


  • Transactions of The Gaelic Society of Inverness, volume 12
    By Gaelic Society of Inverness, The
    The twelfth volume of the Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness includes papers on the early Celtic Church in Scotland; the Gaelic names of birds; old Gaelic songs; Ossianic literature; Lochaber bards; Archibald Grant (the Glenmoriston bard); smuggling; the social history of the Gael; changing landownership in Ross-shire; the Parish of Rosskeen; the dialects of Scottish Gaelic; some unpublished letters of Simon, Lord Lovat to Lochiel and old Highland industries


  • Transactions of The Gaelic Society of Inverness, volume 14
    By Gaelic Society of Inverness, The
    The fourteenth volume of the Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness includes papers on the unpublished correspondence of Lord Lovat; Highland ghosts; items from Lord MacDonald's charter chest; the traditions and songs of the sheiling; place-names of Kinross; the families of Kingsburgh and Milton; old Highland roads; the old ministers of Badenoch; notes on the Parish of Alness; superstition in the Highlands and popular domestic medicine in the Highlands


  • Transactions of The Gaelic Society of Inverness, volume 29
    By Gaelic Society of Inverness, The
    The twenty-ninth volume of the Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness includes papers on rare Gaelic words and phrases; Celtic missionaries in Europe; clan warfare; Gaelic songs; Gaelic poets from Kildonan and Reay; the MacLeods of Dunvegan; Celtic Art; mythological beings in Gaelic folklore; social life in Skye; Highland Second Sight; the place-names of Coll


  • Voyage to the Hebrides, or Western Isles of Scotland, A
    By Necker, L.A.
    An account of a tour of the Highlands in the early 19th century.  


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