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City of Edinburgh. The Royal Commission on the Ancient Monuments of Scotland. An Inventory of the Ancient and Historical Monuments of The City of Edinburgh. With the thirteenth report of the Commission.
1 City of Edinburgh. The Royal Commission on the Ancient Monuments of Scotland. An Inventory of the Ancient and Historical Monuments of The City of Edinburgh. With the thirteenth report of the Commission.
Edinburgh. HMSO. 1951 1st edition. 
Size 8.5 x 11.25 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. 289pp. With b/w plates and maps and plans in text. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened and bumped at top end. Small marks. Not price clipped). Small marks to front board. Mild foxing to edges. mild foxing to main title page. Else a clean and tight copy. Inventory of ancient and historical monuments in Edinburgh, Canongate, New Town, Inner Suburbs, Outlying Districts, Leith, Newhaven and Restalrig. With Armorial, Glossary and Index. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Extracts from the Records of the Burgh of Glasgow. A.D.1573-1642.
2 Extracts from the Records of the Burgh of Glasgow. A.D.1573-1642.
Glasgow: Printed for the Scottish Burgh Records Society. 1876. 
Size 7.5 x 10.0 inches. In brown bevelled cloth covers with gilt top spine and front. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and rubbed at edges with a couple of small splits. Light scratch to front. Back slightly rubbed. Relevant newspaper clipping loose inside. Else a clean and tight copy. 497pp. With fold out map at front. Extracts from the court records of the Burgh of Glasgow from 1573 to 1642. The records give details of the offences committed and the punishments ordered. 
Price: 54.00 GBP
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Lanarkshire. An Inventory of the Prehistoric and Roman Monuments.
3 Lanarkshire. An Inventory of the Prehistoric and Roman Monuments.
The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. 1978. 
Size 8.75 x 11.25 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Slightly creased along top edge with a couple of small tears. Not price clipped). 172pp. With 26 b/w photo plates bound in at back. Diagrams, plans and line drawings in text. Detailed descriptions of all the known prehistoric and Roman monuments in the former County of Lanarkshire. Bronze Age, Iron Age, Roman. 
Price: 27.00 GBP
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Motor Touring in Scotland. Illustrated with Road-Maps, Indexed on General Map, and accompanied with suggested series of extended Tours. Also Guide to the Border for Visitors approaching from England and Wales. Reprinted from the Glasgow Herald and since revised and amplified. Eighth Edition, 1953.
4 Motor Touring in Scotland. Illustrated with Road-Maps, Indexed on General Map, and accompanied with suggested series of extended Tours. Also Guide to the Border for Visitors approaching from England and Wales. Reprinted from the Glasgow Herald and since revised and amplified. Eighth Edition, 1953.
George Outram and Co. Glasgow. 1953 8th edition. 
Size 5.5 x 8.5 inches. In grey limp card covers with black lettering top spine and covers. 288pp. With b/w photographs, illustrations and maps. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened with small piece missing at bottom end. Handling marks. Fron cover slightly warped. Neat inscription and letter looses in front. Else a clean and tight copy. Guide book to Scotland with suggested tours for motorists. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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Bonnie Scotland. Painted by Sutton Palmer. Described by A.R.Hope Moncrieff., (PALMER, SUTTON) HOPE MONCRIEFF, A.R.:
5 (PALMER, SUTTON) HOPE MONCRIEFF, A.R.: Bonnie Scotland. Painted by Sutton Palmer. Described by A.R.Hope Moncrieff.
A.& C.BLACK. 1912. 
Size 6.5 x 9.0 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Illustrated with thistles. Top edge gilt. 255pp. With 75 colour plates with tissue guards. In very good condition. Spine slightly split at ends. Boards slightly rubbed. Corners slightly bumped. Owner’s bookplate and pencil inscription to front endpaper. Pencil inscription to frontis. Neat inscription pasted in to main title page, dated 1914. Else a clean and tight copy. Illustrations and descriptions of Scotland. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Heart of Scotland. Painted & Described., (PALMER, SUTTON); HOPE MONCRIEFF, A. R.:
6 (PALMER, SUTTON); HOPE MONCRIEFF, A. R.: The Heart of Scotland. Painted & Described.
London, A. & C. BLACK 1909 (1st.) 
Hardback. 4to. Approx 10 x 8 inches. In Dark Blue decorative cloth, with gilt lettering to spine and front and printed colour floral designs. top edges gilt. In very good condition. Lovely bright clean cloth. Some minor rubbing to edges corners and rear board. Endpapers darkened with Neat inscription to front. Front hinge cracked with glue repair. Spot to edge of main title page and also to top edge and preface/contents page. some darkening to outer edges else inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. 206pp. Cat. 2pp. 24 colour plates; Folding Map at rear. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Edinburgh 1329 - 1929 Sexcentenary of Bruce Charter., ADAMS, Thomas; HARVEY, William J.; WHITSON, Thomas B.;
7 ADAMS, Thomas; HARVEY, William J.; WHITSON, Thomas B.; Edinburgh 1329 - 1929 Sexcentenary of Bruce Charter.
Edinburgh, Oliver and Boyd, 1929 1st edition 
Large hardback, approx 10 x 8 inches. Half bound with black morocco leather to spine and corners and cream cloth to boards. Gilt ruled edging to boards, gilt lettering to spine. Top page edges gilt. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges and corners. Rubbing to ends of spine. Slight darkening to cloth around edges. Cloth reinforcements between endpapers. Neat inscription to front endpaper “Presented to Mr & Mrs Alex Johnston, by Lord Provost Sir Stevenson, City Chambers 1929.” Page edges rough cut. Else pages all very clean and tight throughout. 435pp. Illustrated with 28 b&w photographs and plans. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Scotland As It Was and As It Is. Second Edition, ARGYLL, Duke of;
8 ARGYLL, Duke of; Scotland As It Was and As It Is. Second Edition
David Douglas, Edinburgh. 1887 2nd 
9x6 inches. In blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine and gilt ship design to whole of front cover. In very good condition. Cloth is rubbed at ends of spine and boards are lightly soiled at leading edge and rear. Some stuck paper remains to hinge of front endpapers, the odd handling mark to inside pages else overall a clean and tight copy. 500pp + viii. 10 B&W engraved illustrations plus title vignette. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Crest of the Broken Wave. A novel of the life and loves of Robert Burns., BARKE, JAMES:
9 BARKE, JAMES: The Crest of the Broken Wave. A novel of the life and loves of Robert Burns.
London. Collins. 1953 
Size 5.5 x 8.0 inches. In purple cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Maps to endpapers. 320pp. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly rubbed with small piece missing at top end. Handling marks. Slightly creased along edges. Not price clipped). Spine slightly faded. Mild foxing to edges. Else a clean and tight copy. This book deals with Robert Burns’ life at Ellisland, and his relationships with Jean Armour and Anna Park. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Valley of the Silent Loch. Illustrated from photographs by Amy N.Cameron. Second edition., CAMERON, E.WALLER:
10 CAMERON, E.WALLER: The Valley of the Silent Loch. Illustrated from photographs by Amy N.Cameron. Second edition.
James Lewis. Selkirk. n.d. ca 1940. 
8vo. In brown cloth covers with black lettering to front and spine with original dustwrapper. In very good condition. (Dw slightly dakened, with a few neatly repaired tears, minor loss on spine.)Mild foxing to edges. Neat inscription to front endpaper signed ‘Elizabeth Cameron’ and dated 1941.Else generally clean & tight. 125pp. With b/w photographs. Short stories and essays from Scotland. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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The Valley of the Silent Loch. Illustrated from photographs by Amy N.Cameron. Second edition., CAMERON, E.WALLER:
11 CAMERON, E.WALLER: The Valley of the Silent Loch. Illustrated from photographs by Amy N.Cameron. Second edition.
James Lewis. Selkirk. n.d. ca 1940. 
8vo. In red cloth covers with black lettering to front and spine. In very good condition. Nice bright copy. Mild foxing to edges. Some minor foxing, lacks front endpaper. Else generally clean & tight. 125pp. With b/w photographs. Short stories and essays from Scotland. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Illustrated Guide to Ancient Monuments in the ownership or guardianship of The Ministry of Works. Volume VI Scotland. Second impression with amendments., CHILDE, V.GORDON / SIMPSON, W.DOUGLAS:
12 CHILDE, V.GORDON / SIMPSON, W.DOUGLAS: Illustrated Guide to Ancient Monuments in the ownership or guardianship of The Ministry of Works. Volume VI Scotland. Second impression with amendments.
Edinburgh. HMSO. 1956 2nd imp. 
Size 5.0 x 7.5 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. 130pp. With b/w photographs. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; handling marks. Slightly creased along edges with a few small tears. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. Descriptions of ancient monuments of all periods in Scotland with photographs and notes. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Autumn in Kyle and the Charm of Cunninghame., CUTHBERTSON, D.C.:
13 CUTHBERTSON, D.C.: Autumn in Kyle and the Charm of Cunninghame.
Herbert Jenkins Ltd. n.d. c1947 1st edition. 
Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In red cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly rubbed at ends with small pice missing from top end and two small holes. Slightly rubbed around edges with small chips and tears and small piece missing from back top edge. Not price clipped). Spine slightly darkened. Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Neat inscription to front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 216pp. With b/w photographs. Book about Burns Country. The author has gathered all the legends and traditions, including, Boswell, Covenanters, Wallace, Stuarts, Old King Cole, and more. Personal accounts of rambling in rural Ayrshire, with local history, topography and folklore interwoven, published soon after the end of the Second World War. Undated but clearly marke ‘First Printing’. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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Scotland Picturesque and Traditional. A Pilgrimage with Staff and Knapsack. With Fifty-seven Illustrations and Map., EYRE-TODD, GEORGE:
14 EYRE-TODD, GEORGE: Scotland Picturesque and Traditional. A Pilgrimage with Staff and Knapsack. With Fifty-seven Illustrations and Map.
Eneas Mackay. Stirling. 1946 repr. 
Size 5.0 x 7.5 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. Map to front endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and rubbed. Small marks to front. Mild foxing to edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 361pp. With b/w photographs.. The author travels around Scotland visiting notable sites and giving descriptions and brief histories. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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Glen of the Rowan Trees And Other Stories., FRASER, Duncan;
15 FRASER, Duncan; Glen of the Rowan Trees And Other Stories.
Montrose, Standard Press. 1974 2nd 
Approx 10 x 8 ins. In blue cloth with gilt to spine in original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrap. (DW rubbing to edges, minor nicks to corners. A little darkened.) Cloth slightly rubbed at corners. Inside neat inscription to front endpaper else very clean and tight throughout. A nice bright copy. 136pp. B&W photo illustrations. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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Netherlorn. Argyllshire and its Neighbourhood. With Numerous Illustrations by A. Scott Rankin., GILLIES, H. Patrick;
16 GILLIES, H. Patrick; Netherlorn. Argyllshire and its Neighbourhood. With Numerous Illustrations by A. Scott Rankin.
London, Virtue & Co. 1909 1st edition 
Hardback, Tall 8vo. approx 10 x 8 ins. Nice maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine and blind embossed pictorial design to front. In very good condition. Corners a little rubbed and bumped on cloth. spine a little faded, ends of spine rubbed and a little nicked. Light mark nr bottom of spine edge. Neat inscription to front endpaper “To Guy on his 45th Birthday, from his Wife, 23,24.” Title page and inside pages tanned and darkened around edges, plates clean and bright. Else a clean and tight copy. Illustrated with 72 b&w plates by A. SCOTT RANKIN. 154pp +Cat. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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The Drove Roads of Scotland., HALDANE, A.R.B.:
17 HALDANE, A.R.B.: The Drove Roads of Scotland.
Thomas Nelson and Sons. 1954 repr. 
Size 5.75 x 8.75 inches. In light blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded with small chips and tears. Slightly rubbed and creased at edges with small chips and tears. Not price clipped). Spine slightly faded. Mild foxing to edges. neat inscription to front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 266pp. With b/w photographs and illustrations with large colour fold out map in pocket at back. The result of over seven years of study. The author describes the history of the cattle trade in Scotland, the life and work of a drover. He describes in detail the main drove roads and traces the decline of droving traffic. A fascinating book about a little known subject. 
Price: 11.00 GBP
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Gretna Green Romances., HENRY, WARREN:
18 HENRY, WARREN: Gretna Green Romances.
Cecil Palmer. London. 1926 1st edition. 
Size 5.25 x 7.75 inches. In grey cloth covers with black lettering to spine and front. 270pp. With b/w photographs and illustrations. In very good condition. Spine slightly bumped at ends. small marks to covers. slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. The history of the marriages at the Blacksmith’s at Gretna Green with stories. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Stirlingshire An Inventory of the Ancient Monuments. Two Volumes. Cased., Her Majesty’s Stationary Office; HMSO; Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland;
19 Her Majesty’s Stationary Office; HMSO; Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland; Stirlingshire An Inventory of the Ancient Monuments. Two Volumes. Cased.
HMSO / Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. 1963 1st edition 
2 vols. Large, 9 x 11 inches. Bound in navy ble cloth with gilt to front and spines with original illustrated glossy dustwrappers. Top page edges blued. In original publishers plain card box. In very good conditions with very good dustwrappers. (Dw’s have some rubbing, mainly to corners and edges and some slight creases at ends of spines. Not price clipped.) Inside pages are clean and tight with no marks or inscriptions. The very outer edges of plates have some foxing else very clean and tight copies. Publishers box has had side flap removed to form slipcase-style box. 485pp + 230 b&w plates - with fold-out maps and plans and a large folded map at the rear of v2. 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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The Northern Highlands. The Scottish Mountaineering Club Guide. With 34 illustrations, 12 line diagrams and a map., HODGE, E.W.:
20 HODGE, E.W.: The Northern Highlands. The Scottish Mountaineering Club Guide. With 34 illustrations, 12 line diagrams and a map.
The Scottish Mountaineering Club. 1953 
Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In maroon pebbled cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. 162pp. With b/w photographs including fold out panorama. With line diagrams, maps and plans. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened and rubbed at ends, edges and corners. Not price clipped). Neat inscription to front endpaper. Panorama slightly protruding. Else a clean and tight copy. Third edition of a popular mountaineering guide to the Highlands of Scotland. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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