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  • Young, Douglas (Aristophanes)
    THE PUDDOCKS: a verse play in Scots from the Greek of Aristophanes

    Makarsbield, Tayport, Fife, Scotland: Author, 1958. Second edition, enlarged, adding glossary and additional notes to the 1957 edition. Octavo, red cloth. pp xii, 78, [2]. Fine copy. Orange jacket has some sunning to spine and inner margins of panelsl, short shallow chips to top edge of rear panel, VG otherwise. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket

    Book ID: 40259
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  • CROCKETT, S.R.
    THE RAIDERS

    Toronto: William Briggs, no date. Later Canadian issue (first was Briggs / Unwin, 1894). Early 20th century. UK sheets with cancel title leaf. Octavo, red cloth lettered in white. pp (410). Flaking to delicate spine lettering; light spotting to covers; lacking the front free endpaper; pencil owner name at front; else a VG clean, tight and unworn copy. Bes-selling Scottish author, Kailyard school.; Octavo

    Condition: Good

    Book ID: 39530
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  • THE ROYAL COMMISSION ON ANCIENT AND HISTORICAL MONUMENTS & CONSTRUCTIONS OF SCOTLAND. ELEVENTH REPORT, WITH INVENTORY OF MONUMENTS AND CONSTRUCTIONS IN THE COUNTIES OF FIFE, KINROSS, AND CLACKMANNAN

    Edinburgh: HMSO, 1935. Second printing (first was in 1933). Quarto, blue cloth. pp (lxiv), (352) + numerous plates, 2 folding plans, large colour folding map at rear; many illustrations in text. Minor wear to spine tips and outer corners, a VG clean, tight and unworn jacketless copy, no owner names. Note: 3 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required.

    Book ID: 35694
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  • ROY, James A.
    THE SCOT AND CANADA

    Edition: First Edition

    Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1947. 12mo. blue cloth. pp (10), 117 + frontispiece. Fine copy. Dust jacket a bit worn at spine ends, generally VG otherwise. Though Canada was an English colony, the Scots were extremely important in building the Canadian nation. A short historical examination of the conditions which made the Scottish character and their role in Canada. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Book ID: 44262
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  • GULVIN, Clifford
    THE SCOTTISH HOSIERY AND KNITWEAR INDUSTRY 1680-1980

    Edition: First Edition

    Edinburgh: John Donald, 1984. Black boards. pp (x), 163, [3]; index. Fine in fine jacket.

    Book ID: 42080
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  • SCOTT, Tom
    THE SHIP and Ither Poems

    Edition: First printing

    London: Oxford, 1963. Octavo, green cloth. Tidy ink owner name (date on other side) at top of front free endpaper, else fine. Dust jacket has tape stain to inner margin of front and rear panel, small chip, nicks, internal tape stain; good, flap price intact. Poems in Scots dialect. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Book ID: 34940
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  • GIBBON, Lewis Grassic
    THE SPEAK OF THE MEARNS

    Edition: First printing

    Edinburgh: The Ramsay Head Press, 1982. Octavo, beige cloth. Tidy ink owner name at top margin of front free endpaper, with ink date on the other side, else fine. Dust jacket has a sticker shadow at lower spine, else fine, flap price intact. Posthumously published novel, unfinished at Gibbon's death. Uncommon in first edition. 0902859757

    Book ID: 34556
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  • TAYLER, Alistair & Henrietta, editors
    THE STUART PAPERS AT WINDSOR. Being Selections from Hitherto Unprinted Royal Archives, with Introduction and Notes, by ....

    Edition: First US issue

    New York: Dutton, 1939. Grey boards. (x), 290 pp + 8 plates. Index. Text paper a bit yellowed, small name label to front free endpaper, else VG. Dust jacket has some chips, tears, tanning, just good.

    Book ID: 13345
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  • KEIR, David
    THE YOUNGER CENTURIES: the story of William Younger & Co. Ltd. 1749 to 1949

    Edition: First Edition

    Edinburgh: Printed for William Younger & Co. Ltd. by McLagan & Cumming Ltd, 1951. Octavo, red cloth. pp vi, 110 + colour frontispiece portrait and b&w plates. Light sunning to spine and upper margin of front cover; armorial bookplate and ink name at front; VG+ jaketless copy otherwise. A history of the venerable Scottish brewer.

    Book ID: 39005
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  • Mackay, David N., editor
    Trial of James Stewart (The Appin Murder)

    London: Sweet & Maxwell, no date (1907). Green cloth, top edge gilt. pp xvi, 367 + frontispiece and 6 other plates + map at rear. Spine and page edges a bit darkened; some foxing early and late; VG otherwise. Notable Scottish Trials series. ; Octavo.

    Book ID: 47694
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  • JESSE, F. Tennyson, editor
    TRIAL OF MADELEINE SMITH. New Edition.

    London: William Hodge, 1949. Second printing in the Notable British Trials series, edited by F. Tennyson Jesse (first published 1905, edited by A. Duncan Smith, in the Notable Scottish Trials series, first Notable British Trials edition in 1927). Red cloth. (xii), 413 pp + plates. Spine has a small puncture hole near top and a half inch repaired cloth tear at foot; VG clean and tight copy otherwise, no owner names. ; Octavo

    Condition: Good

    Book ID: 35220
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  • STEUART, A. Francis, editor
    TRIAL OF MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS

    Edition: First Canadian issue

    Toronto: Canada Law Book Company, 1923. Octavo, hardcover, red cloth. pp (xvi), 184, (18, ads), [2] + 7 plates. Small tear at head of spine, VG otherwise. Notable British Trials Series. Made from Hodge sheets.

    Book ID: 46754
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  • Watson, Roderick; Mills, Paul; Simmons, Valerie
    TRIO: new poets from Edinburgh. Roderick Watson, Valerie Simmons, Paul Mills. Drawings by Mary E. Miner

    Edition: First US Edition

    New York: New Rivers Press, 1971. Octavo, pale blue card covers. pp (95). Yellowing to spine and margins of covers, VG otherwise. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Book ID: 47148
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  • SWAN, Annie S.
    TWICE TRIED

    Edition: First Canadian issue

    Toronto / Edinburgh & London: William Briggs / Oliphant, Anderson and Ferrier, 1889. Crown octavo, green pictorial cloth stamped in mult-colors, lettered in gilt and black. pp [2], 256, (8, ads. Frontispiece, head & tail pieces, in text. Just a little leaned; Xmas, 1892, gift inscription at front; else fine. Made from British sheets.

    Book ID: 43233
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  • SHAW, John
    WATER POWER IN SCOTLAND. 1550-1870.

    Edinburgh: John Donald, 1984. Blue boards. (xii), 606 pp, index. Illustrations, charts, maps, and diagrams in text. Soft creases to edges of a few leaves, else fine, no owner names. Dust jacket has a small surface abrasion to fore edge of rear panel, VG otherwise. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra postage will be required. 0859760723

    Book ID: 20061
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  • MacGREGOR, Alasdair Alpin
    WILD DRUMALBAIN, or, The Road to Maggernie and Glen Coe

    Edition: First Edition

    Chambers: London & Edinburgh, no date (1927). Dark blue boards gilt, dark grey endpapers. pp xvi, (344), (8, ads) + 40 photo plates. Tidy ink owner name to verso of front free endpaper, ink name and rubber stamp to half-title page, else fine and bright. The white dust jacket has a few small chips and nicks, VG+ otherwise, clean, flap price intact. Nice copy of this travelogue about the Scottish Highlands.; Octavo

    Book ID: 30103
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