On Some Antiquities in the Neighbourhood of Dunecht House Aberdeenshire

On Some Antiquities in the Neighbourhood of Dunecht House Aberdeenshire

by George Forrest Browne

Paperback

$35.99
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Thursday, November 15

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781107536647
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 12/03/2015
Pages: 318
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Characteristic antiquities of this district of Aberdeenshire; 2. Druidism the religion of a very early race in Caledonia; 3. Varieties of stone circle; 4. Stellar and solar circles; 5. Origin of the name Echt; 6. An early report on Aberdeenshire circles; 7. Petrology; 8. Dyce, circle; 9. The Ogam script; 10. The Newton stone - supposed hopelessness of the inscriptions; 11. Remarkable figures incised on rude stones; 12. Topographical distribution of Pictish sculptured stones; 13. The Druids and the stars; Index.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews