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On a Rising Tide by Charlie Phillips ('the Dolphin Man') is a beautifully designed hardback book with wonderful photography and Charlie's heartwarming stories of personal encounters with these amazing creatures.

Winner of Favourite Scottish Nature Photography Book 2016 (announced in February 2017)

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The Picturing Scotland series: a book for every part of Scotland

The Picturing Scotland series has 35 books of which 29 are regional. The others cover themes such as the country's distilleries, mountains, history and wildlife.

Themed books: Caledonia, Distinguished Distilleries, Orkney in Wartime, Scotland's Mountains and Scotland's Wildlife.

Regional books are shown on the interactive map alongside.
Clicking on the map takes you straight to the book cover.
Click again for details of the contents and three snapshot images from the inside pages.

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  • Postcard-size hardback gift books of photographs
  • Exceptional value at
    £ 4.99 / £ 5.99
  • Includes contact information for sites and places of interest
  • A series of 35 books that covers the whole of Scotland

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2017 New Titles

Picturing Scotland:
Caithness & Sutherland
(2nd edition)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Caithness & Sutherland (2nd edition)

Extent: 112 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-78818-001-6
Published: 26 May 2017
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Highland Perthshire

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Highland Perthshire

Extent: 112 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-78818-004-7
Published: 26 May 2017
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Lochaber
(2nd edition)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Lochaber (2nd edition)

Extent: 112 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-78818-003-0
Published: 26 May 2017
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Loch Ness

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Loch Ness

Extent: 80 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-78818-000-9
Published: 26 May 2017
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
The City of Perth

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: The City of Perth

Extent: 80 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-78818-007-8
Published: 26 May 2017
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Scotland's Mountains
(2nd edition)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Scotland's Mountains (2nd edition)

Extent: 112 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-78818-002-3
Published: 26 May 2017
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Other titles in the series

Picturing Scotland:
Aberdeen
(2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Aberdeen (2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-37-4
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Aberdeenshire
(3rd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Aberdeenshire (3rd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Extent: 112 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-60-2
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Argyll

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Argyll

Extent: 112 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-40-4
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Arran & Ayrshire

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Arran & Ayrshire

Extent: 80 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-18-3
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
The Borders
(2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: The Borders (2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Extent: 112 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-43-5
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
The Cairngorms
(2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: The Cairngorms (2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Extent: 112 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-36-7
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Caledonia

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Caledonia

Extent: 112 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-29-9
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Lyrical Scotland:
Distinguished Distilleries
(3rd edition, Revised)

Jacket of Lyrical Scotland: Distinguished Distilleries (3rd edition, Revised)

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-78818-005-4
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Dumfries & Galloway

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Dumfries & Galloway

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-22-0
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Dundee & Angus

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Dundee & Angus

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-23-7
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Edinburgh
(3rd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Edinburgh (3rd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Extent: 112 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-61-9
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Fife, Kinross & Clackmannan

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Fife, Kinross & Clackmannan

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-24-4
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Glasgow

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Glasgow

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-20-6
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Inverness
(3rd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Inverness (3rd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Extent: 112 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-62-6
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
The Isle of Skye
(2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: The Isle of Skye (2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-38-1
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Lanarkshire

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Lanarkshire

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-25-1
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
The Lothians
(North Berwick Jacket)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: The Lothians (North Berwick Jacket)

Extent: 80 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-13-8 (North Berwick)
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
The Lothians
(same book with additional Forth Bridges Jacket)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: The Lothians (same book with additional Forth Bridges Jacket)

Extent: 80 pages
Binding: Hardback with extra jacket
ISBN: 978-1-906549-13-8 (Forth Bridges)
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Loch Lomond, Cowal & Bute

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Loch Lomond, Cowal & Bute

Extent: 80 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-16-9
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Moray-Speyside
(3rd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Moray-Speyside (3rd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Extent: 112 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-63-3
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Mull & Iona

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Mull & Iona

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-28-2
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Lyrical Scotland:
Orkney

Jacket of Lyrical Scotland: Orkney

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-78818-006-1
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Orkney in Wartime

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Orkney in Wartime

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-45-9
Price: £ 5.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Ross & Cromarty
(2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Ross & Cromarty (2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-35-0
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Royal Deeside
(2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Royal Deeside (2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-41-1
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Scotland's Wildlife

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Scotland's Wildlife

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-44-2
Published: 29 April 2016
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Shetland

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Shetland

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-27-5
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Southern Argyll

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Southern Argyll

Extent: 80 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-15-2
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Picturing Scotland:
Stirling & The Trossachs
(2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Stirling & The Trossachs (2nd edition, Expanded and Revised)

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-39-8
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

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