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The Road to Rannoch and the Summer Isles

By: Barnett, T Ratcliffe

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Robert Grant & Son: 1924

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 19903

Condition: VG


Illustrated with black and white photos. Light wear. View more info

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Bruach Blend

By: Beckwith, Lillian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16884

ISBN: 0091341205

Condition: F/F


The seventh of Beckwith's Hebridean books. With black and white illustrations and very attractive wraparound cover art by Douglas Hill. A fine copy. View more info

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Pet Marjorie : A Study of Child Life Fifty Years Ago

By: Brown, Doctor John (ill H C Preston MacGoun)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, FOULIS: nd

Seller ID: 17197

Condition: VG in Card Covers


Dr John Brown Booklets II. Five colour illustration by Macgoun. Bound in brown card with oval pasteon, black ruling and lettering. Gift inscription, minor evidence of old damp. View more info

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The MacCrimmon Legend : The Madness of Angus Mackay

By: Campsie, Alistair

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Canongate: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31051

ISBN: 0903937662

Condition: Fine/Near Fine


Book fine, lightest of wear to unpriceclipped jacket. View more info

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Traditions of Edinburgh

By: Chambers, R ( Ill J Riddell)

Price: $26.00

Publisher: London, Chambers: nd

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 7925

Condition: NF/Good


Originally published in 1825. Thirty colour plates by James Riddell and many black and white drawings, This issue probably dates from the twenties or thirties. A very bright copy in blue cloth with gilt lettering in a worn, very sturdy plain brown jacket with paste-on, printed on both sides. Several owner's signatures on FEP. A very attractive book in an uncommon jacket. View more info

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Red Cap Tales - Stolen From the Treasure Chest of the Wizard of the North

By: Crockett, S R (ill Simon Harmon Vedder)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1904

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 18649

Condition: VG


Retelling of Walter Scott's classic tales. Sixteen very nicely executed but sometimes murkily reproduced guarded plates by Vedder. Very attractive decorated boards. TEG. Some light soiling to boards, wear to spine extremities. View more info

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Footsteps of Scott

By: Crockett, W S (ill Tom Scott)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, T N Foulis: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23323

Condition: VG


Bound in the familiar brown Foulis cloth. Frontis and nine other mounted colour plates by Scott. TEG. Spine slightly sunned, otherwise very light wear. View more info

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The Provost

By: Galt, John (ill John M Aiken)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, T N Foulis: 1913

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 23939

Condition: VG


Twelve mounted colour plates by Aiken. TEG. Most of original jacket front panel laid in. Elfick & Harris 103. Spine and upper front board sunned. Lower corners bumped. View more info

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Edinburgh - Beautiful Scotland Series

By: Gedde,Johnr (ill Ernest W Haslehurst)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Blackie: nd

Seller ID: 28901

Condition: VG/VG


Very nice colour plates by Haslehurst. Very light wear to book and priceclipped jacket, some soiling to rear panel and tape repairs along top edge. View more info

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The Scottish National Dictionary : Designed Partly on Regional Lines and Partly on Historical Principles, and Containing All the Scottish Words Known to Be in Use Or to Have Been in Use Since c. 1700 - 10 Volumes

By: Grant, William & David D Murison

Price: $325.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, The Scottish National Dictionary Association: [1931] to 1976

Edition: First Editions

Seller ID: 31284

Condition: Very Good


Limited to 2000 sets of which this is # 1249 (numbered in volume 1 only). An enormous achievement which took decades to produce, the first two volumes by Grant and the rest by Murison. Erratum slip in volume 4 pointing out a mistake in pagination and the page numbers have been corrected. A lightly worn non-circulating ex-library set witht minimal markings. Volumes 1 to 9 have been hansdsomely rebound in blue library buckram with six ruled spine compartement and gilet ti... View more info

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The Stolen Sopranos

By: Mackenzie, Compton

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, CHATTO AND WINDUS: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19534

Condition: NF/VG+


Part of Mackenzie's Ben Nevis series, basis of BBC's popular Monarch of the Glen television series. Light wear to priceclipped jacket. View more info

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The Chiefs of Clan Macnachtan and Their Descendants

By: Macnaghtan, Angus I

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford, Privately Printed: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31762

Condition: Very Good


Colour frontis. Bound in green cloth with gilt titling on spine, gilt coat of arms on front cover. Light wear, spine a little faded, gift inscription. View more info

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The Capital of Scotland : A Twentieth-Century Contemplation on Edinburgh

By: McLaren, Moray

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Douglas & Foulis: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19835

Condition: NF/NF


A handsome production illustrated with colour and black and white plates. Bound in black cloth with silver stamping and titling. Very light sunning along book's bottom edge, gift inscription. Light wear to unpriceclipped jacket, some darkening to spine. View more info

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Lists of Gifts and Deposits in the Scottish Record Office

By: Scottish Record Office

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1971

Edition: Edition not Stated

Seller ID: 5576

Condition: F/NF


Describes some of the varied collections of family muniments and other private archives presented to or deposited in the Scottish Record Office. Fine copy with tidy owner's signature in lightly worn jacket. View more info

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The Far Corners of the Earth

By: Sinclair, Andrew

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19207

ISBN: 0340502037

Condition: G/G


A solid ex-library copy with usual interior and exterior markings. View more info

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Alan Ramsay

By: Smeaton, Oliphaunt

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Oliphant Anderson & ferrier: nd(1896)

Seller ID: 18460

Condition: Good


Famous Scots series. Edgewear, spine darkened, some soiling to boards. View more info

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Burns and His Bonnie Jean : The Romance of Robert Burns and Jean Armour

By: Stevenson, Yvonne Helen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sidney, BC, Gray's Publishing: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30537

Condition: NF/NF


Lightest of wear to book, small tear at top of jacket front panel otherwise fine. View more info

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Burns and Clarinda

By: Stevenson, Yvonne Helen

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Victoria, Morris Printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31082

ISBN: 0919203809

Condition: VG/VG


Limited to 300 copies. Handomely produced liitle book produced by Morris, a Victoria printer noted for the high quality of their work. Lightest of wear to book and jacket, date stamp and markered out name on front endpaper. View more info

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Hebridean Journey

By: Sutherland, Halliday

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Bles: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18744

Condition: NF/VG


Map Endpapers. Priceclipped jacket edgeworn with several tears and chips. Jacket spine browned. View more info

Image for For Friends at Home : A Scottish Emigrant's Letters from Canada, California, and the Cariboo, 1844-1864

For Friends at Home : A Scottish Emigrant's Letters from Canada, California, and the Cariboo, 1844-1864

By: Thomson, James, Preston, Richard A. (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Montreal and London, McGill-Queens: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23456

ISBN: 0773501479

Condition: NF/VG


A fascinating look into the life of a Scottish emigrant who ended up settling in southeastern Ontario by way of the California and Cariboo gold fields. View more info