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Image for Extracts from the Records of the Burgh of Glasgow. A.D.1573-1642.

Extracts from the Records of the Burgh of Glasgow. A.D.1573-1642.

By: N/A

Price: £54.00

Publisher: Glasgow: Printed for the Scottish Burgh Records Society. 1876.:

Seller ID: 70934


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. View more info

Image for 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.

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.

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: George Outram and Co. Glasgow. 1953 8th edition.:

Seller ID: 71894


Size 5.5 x 8.5 inches. In grey limp card covers with black lettering top spine and covers. 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. 288pp. With b/w photographs, illustrations and maps. Guide book to Scotland with suggested tours for motorists. View more info

Image for Old Edinburgh: Beaux & Belles. Faithfully presented to the reader in Coloured Prints, with the story of How they Walked, Dressed and Behaved Themselves. Told in the Letterpress which is adorned with Quaint Cuts.

Old Edinburgh: Beaux & Belles. Faithfully presented to the reader in Coloured Prints, with the story of How they Walked, Dressed and Behaved Themselves. Told in the Letterpress which is adorned with Quaint Cuts.

By: (EDINBURGH)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Paterson, 1886:

Seller ID: 78925


Hardback 7 x 4.5 inches. Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and blind embossed vignette to front. Brown endpapers. Top edges gilt. In very good condition. Some minor darkening to cloth, corners and ends of spine slightly rubbed, bump to bottom edge, minor cracks to hinges. Neat inscription to front endpaper. Some minor handling marks else pages clean and tight. 107pp. + cat. Illustrated with Coloured Prints, and Quaint Cuts. View more info

Image for The Heart of Scotland. Painted & Described.

The Heart of Scotland. Painted & Described.

By: (PALMER, SUTTON); HOPE MONCRIEFF, A. R.:

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, A. & C. BLACK 1909 (1st.):

Seller ID: 77782


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. View more info

Image for Scottish Mountain Drawings. Volume Two. The North-Western Highlands.

Scottish Mountain Drawings. Volume Two. The North-Western Highlands.

By: Alfred Wainwright

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Westmorland Gazette, Kendall 1976:

Seller ID: 79423


Publisher's green leatherette boards in the white illustrative dust wrapper with coloured title. Oblong. Size 7 x 9.2 inches In very good condition. (tape on rear of DW. DW title faded on spine). Inside clean & tight. 75 b/w drawings Scottish Mountain Drawings. Volume Two. The North-Western Highlands. View more info

Image for Scottish Mountain Drawings. Volume Six. The Islands.

Scottish Mountain Drawings. Volume Six. The Islands.

By: Alfred Wainwright

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Westmorland Gazette, Kendall ca 1979 1st Edition:

Seller ID: 79427


Publisher's green leatherette boards in the white illustrative dust wrapper with coloured title. Oblong. Size 7 x 9.2 inches In very good condition. (DW rubbed and slightly marked.) Inside clean & tight. 75 b/w drawings Scottish Mountain Drawings. Volume Six. The Islands. View more info

Image for The Crest of the Broken Wave. A novel of the life and loves of Robert Burns.

The Crest of the Broken Wave. A novel of the life and loves of Robert Burns.

By: BARKE, JAMES:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London. Collins. 1953:

Seller ID: 71913


Size 5.5 x 8.0 inches. In purple cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Maps to endpapers. 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. 320pp. This book deals with Robert Burns’ life at Ellisland, and his relationships with Jean Armour and Anna Park. View more info

Image for Scotland Illustrated in a Series of Views Taken Expressly for this Work by Messrs. T. Allom, W.H. Bartlett, and H. M’Culloch. In Two Volumes.

Scotland Illustrated in a Series of Views Taken Expressly for this Work by Messrs. T. Allom, W.H. Bartlett, and H. M’Culloch. In Two Volumes.

By: BEATTIE, WILLIAM:

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, George Virtue, 1838:

Seller ID: 82173


Two Volumes. Hardbacks, approx 10.5 x 8 inches. In black full calf leather binding with gilt lettering and decoration to spine, gilt and blind embossed decorative paneled boards. Pale yellow endpapers, all page edges gilt. In very good condition. Some wear to covers, corners bumped and chipped. Rubbing to ends of spines with small nicks to ends of spine on v.1. Some rubbing and handling marks to boards. Some darkening and neat pencil inscriptions to endpapers. Some mild foxing to decorative titles, plates with some mild/moderate foxing and some darkening to edges. Else overall a very clean and... View more info

Image for Buchanan’s History of Scotland. In Twenty Books. Containing I,... Situations, Soil and Climate, II,... Names, Manners, Customs... III, Kings & Monarchy... The Second Edition, Revised and Corrected from the Latin Original by Mr Bond. In Two Volumes. Adorned with curious cutts engraven from the original paintings by Mr White, Mr Virtue &c.

Buchanan’s History of Scotland. In Twenty Books. Containing I,... Situations, Soil and Climate, II,... Names, Manners, Customs... III, Kings & Monarchy... The Second Edition, Revised and Corrected from the Latin Original by Mr Bond. In Two Volumes. Adorned with curious cutts engraven from the original paintings by Mr White, Mr Virtue &c.

By: BUCHANAN, George: BOND, Mr.:

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, A. Bettesworth, W. Taylor, T. Bickerton &c &c... 1722 2nd:

Seller ID: 81625


2 Volumes. Hardback, 8 x 5 inches. Bound in full brown calf leather. With gilt lettered spine labels and extensive gilt decorations to spines, decorated embossed patterned boards. Plain endpapers, speckled page edges. In very good conditions. Rubbing to extremities; corners and edges bumped and rubbed, darkening to spines and some minor handling marks to boards. Cracks to hinges. Bookplates to endpapers “Francis Hugo Meynell.” Some mild foxing and darkening to endpapers and prelims. Some minor darkening and spots to pages, else very good clean and tight copies. 471 + 447pp + index.... View more info

Image for The Valley of the Silent Loch. Illustrated from photographs by Amy N.Cameron. Second edition.

The Valley of the Silent Loch. Illustrated from photographs by Amy N.Cameron. Second edition.

By: CAMERON, E.WALLER:

Price: £16.00

Publisher: James Lewis. Selkirk. n.d. ca 1940.:

Seller ID: 74370


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. View more info

Image for Illustrated Guide to Ancient Monuments in the ownership or guardianship of The Ministry of Works. Volume VI Scotland. Second impression with amendments.

Illustrated Guide to Ancient Monuments in the ownership or guardianship of The Ministry of Works. Volume VI Scotland. Second impression with amendments.

By: CHILDE, V.GORDON / SIMPSON, W.DOUGLAS:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Edinburgh. HMSO. 1956 2nd imp.:

Seller ID: 71909


Size 5.0 x 7.5 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. 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. 130pp. With b/w photographs. Descriptions of ancient monuments of all periods in Scotland with photographs and notes. View more info

Image for The Collected Orkney Dialect Tales

The Collected Orkney Dialect Tales

By: COSTIE, C.M.:

Price: £62.00

Publisher: Kirkwall, The Kirkwall Press, 1976 1st:

Seller ID: 81726


Hardback, approx 8.5 x 5.5 inches. Cream cloth with dark brown lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (DW Some minor handling and darkening to edges. Not price clipped. In protective sleeve.) Cloth clean. Endpapers clean, no penned inscriptions. Else a very clean and tight copy. 192pp. View more info

Image for Scottish Scenery: Or, Sketches in Verse Descriptive of Scenes Chiefly in The Highlands of Scotland: Accompanied with Notes and Illustrations; and Ornamented with Engravings by W. Byrne from Views Painted by G. Walker.

Scottish Scenery: Or, Sketches in Verse Descriptive of Scenes Chiefly in The Highlands of Scotland: Accompanied with Notes and Illustrations; and Ornamented with Engravings by W. Byrne from Views Painted by G. Walker.

By: CRIRIE, James:

Price: £225.00

Publisher: London, T. Cadell & W. Davies, 1803 1st:

Seller ID: 79296


Large hardback, approx 11.5 x 9 inches. In quarter bound calf leather and green pebbled cloth boards. Raised banding and gilt decoration to spine. Gilt edge decoration to boards. Marbled page edges. Light brown endpapers. In very good condition. Professional contemporary rebinding to spine, with original spine laid over. Corners bumped and a little chipped, boards rubbed. Inscription to front endpaper “J.F. Reynolds 1816.” Frontis plate getting slightly ‘dog-eared’ at corner, small surface chip/scuff to top corner. Minor crease to title page. Some light foxing and handl... View more info

Image for Autumn in Kyle and the Charm of Cunninghame.

Autumn in Kyle and the Charm of Cunninghame.

By: CUTHBERTSON, D.C.:

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Herbert Jenkins Ltd. n.d. c1947 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 71879


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 traditi... View more info

Image for Scotland Picturesque and Traditional. A Pilgrimage with Staff and Knapsack. With Fifty-seven Illustrations and Map.

Scotland Picturesque and Traditional. A Pilgrimage with Staff and Knapsack. With Fifty-seven Illustrations and Map.

By: EYRE-TODD, GEORGE:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Eneas Mackay. Stirling. 1946 repr.:

Seller ID: 70954


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. View more info

Image for Glen of the Rowan Trees And Other Stories.

Glen of the Rowan Trees And Other Stories.

By: FRASER, Duncan;

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Montrose, Standard Press. 1974 2nd:

Seller ID: 75454


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. View more info

Image for Illustrations of the Scenery of the River Tay. Reproduced in Photogravure by T.& R. Annan from Watercolour Drawings by Sir WM. Fettes Douglas/ R.B. Nisbet/ Charles H. Mackie, and James Paterson.

Illustrations of the Scenery of the River Tay. Reproduced in Photogravure by T.& R. Annan from Watercolour Drawings by Sir WM. Fettes Douglas/ R.B. Nisbet/ Charles H. Mackie, and James Paterson.

By: GEDDIE, JOHN:

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, T. & A. Constable, 1891 1st:

Seller ID: 78914


Hardback, Large folio. Dark blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine and gilt pictorial vignette to light brown cloth square on front. Decorative endpapers. In very good condition, spine faded with some minor fading to edges, corners a little bumped and edges rubbed. Some minor rubbing to boards with some small marks to rear. Some light spots to endpapers, one or two minor spots to inside pages else a clean tight copy. 13 photogravure plates. Text 30pp. Promotion of Fine Art in Scotland View more info

Image for Records of The Scottish Volunteer Force. 1859-1908.

Records of The Scottish Volunteer Force. 1859-1908.

By: GRIERSON, J. M.:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Edinburgh & London, William Blackwood & Sons, 1909 1st:

Seller ID: 79335


Hardback, 10.5 x 8 inches. 4to. Green textured cloth with gilt lettering to spine and blind embossed paneled boards. Dark maroon endpapers. In very good condition. Some rubbing to corners and edges. Corners slightly bumped. Spine rubbed at ends with small repaired split to top edge. Faint stamp mark to front free endpaper, a couple of very minor handling/thumb marks else inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. 372pp. 47 full-page coloured plates illustrating the uniforms of Scottish Volunteer Regiments. View more info

Image for The Northern Highlands. The Scottish Mountaineering Club Guide. With 34 illustrations, 12 line diagrams and a map.

The Northern Highlands. The Scottish Mountaineering Club Guide. With 34 illustrations, 12 line diagrams and a map.

By: HODGE, E.W.:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Scottish Mountaineering Club. 1953:

Seller ID: 71900


Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In maroon pebbled cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. 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. 162pp. With b/w photographs including fold out panorama. With line diagrams, maps and plans. Third edition of a popular mountaineering guide to the Highlands of Scotland. View more info

Image for The County of Angus The Third Statistical Account of Scotland. Edited by W.A. Illsley.

The County of Angus The Third Statistical Account of Scotland. Edited by W.A. Illsley.

By: ILLSLEY, William Allen:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Arbroath, The Herald Press, 1977 1st:

Seller ID: 81634


Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. Maroon cloth with silver lettering to spine and crest to front. In very good near fine condition. Tiny handling mark to outer page edge, else a very clean and tight copy. 630pp. Illustrated with B&W photo plates, diagrams and maps. View more info