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Image for The Post Office Annual Directory for 1825-26; containing an Alphabetical List of the Nobility, Gentry, Merchants and others in Edinburgh, Leith & Newhaven.

The Post Office Annual Directory for 1825-26; containing an Alphabetical List of the Nobility, Gentry, Merchants and others in Edinburgh, Leith & Newhaven.

By: N/A

Price: £70.00

Publisher: John Collie: 1825

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 003706

Condition: Good


Card covers with cloth spine, significant wear to boards, previous owners name in ink on title page, title on front cover barely visible and some loss to bottom corner of front board. 1825 Edition. The Post Office Annual Directory for 1825-26; containing an Alphabetical List of the Nobility, Gentry, Merchants and others in Edinburgh, Leith & Newhaven. SCARCE. View more info

Image for Inventory & Valuation of Houshold Furniture & Plenishing, Pictures, Books, Silver and Personal Effects at the Masion House of Southbar, Renfrewshire March 1908.

Inventory & Valuation of Houshold Furniture & Plenishing, Pictures, Books, Silver and Personal Effects at the Masion House of Southbar, Renfrewshire March 1908.

By: N/A

Price: £250.00

Publisher: J&R Edminson, Licensed Valuers.: 1908

Seller ID: 004164

Condition: Near Fine


Full Morocco with gilt titles and details, two raised bands on spine, all edges gilt in Fine condition. Privately printed, pp 190. A comprehensive list of items belonging to Robert Sutherland Esquire contained in his residence, the Mansion House of Southbar in Renfrewshire which burned down in 1920 and not rebuilt. Contains amendments presumably by the owner. View more info

View of the Merchants House of Glasgow: Containing Historical Notices of its Origin, Constitution and Property and of the Charitable Foundations it Administers

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Bell & Bain: 1866

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004787

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in a fine red half leather binding with red cloth, top edge gilt, gilt titles to spine, marbled end papers, five raised bands to spine, some very light shelfwear but otherwise Near Fine. First edition, pp xi, 672, memoranda, glossary, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 3.5KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

Image for Gourock Highland Games Saturday, 24th July 1965.

Gourock Highland Games Saturday, 24th July 1965.

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005754

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear and creasing to rear cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 34, b&w illustrations, local adverts throughout. View more info

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Be Happy! - Mostly by a Laird

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Blairgowrie Advertiser: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007182

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet with illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, no date, unpaginated, b&w illustrations. A collection of poems from the Blairgowrie area. View more info

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The Kirk Yetholm Gypsies

By: A V Tokely

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Buccleuch Printers: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006281

ISBN: 0951864726

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in laminated illustrated boardsprevious owners bookplate but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp x, 86, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. The Gypsies arrived in Scotland in around 1500, having made the long tortuous journey from India. They were well received in Scotland, and their conduct was regulated by their own tribal leaders, who administered justice as was required.The author was born and raised in the village of Town Yetholm. He grew up in an environment rich in Gypsy folklore, among those with whom the Kirk Yetholm Gypsies lived, worked and socialized. View more info

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Oyne: Past & present

By: Algy Watson

Price: £30.00

Publisher: A. Watson: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006849

ISBN: 1873891407

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers, some light creasing to front hinge and spine slightly faded but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, Signed by Author on title page, pp 62, b&w and colour illustrations, map of area on inside rear cover. View more info

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The Illustrated History of Edinburgh's Railways

By: Anderson; Smith

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Irwell Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006752

ISBN: 1871608597

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 112, b&w illustrations throughout. View more info

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The Harbours of Elie Bay: A History

By: Archibald Louden Rennie

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Elie & Earlsferry History Society: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006183

ISBN: 0955794404

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers, some very light shelfwear but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp 102, b&w illustrations, appendices, bibliography, index. The story of the harbours of Elie Bay from prehistoric times until 1975, in the context of national events and movements. Picts, Romans, Northumbrians, pilgrims, medieval aristocrats... Victorian industrialists... and fugitives from justice -all used the harbours of the bay. The illustrations include 24 historic photographs and 10 other maps, sketches, plans and notices. View more info

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Glasgow: Its Municipal Organisation and Administration.

By: Bell, Sir James & Paton, James.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: James MacLehose and Sons: 1896

Seller ID: 005307

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in dark green cloth covers, with gilt titles and emblem on spine, hand cut pages. Some pencil annotations, otherwise in Very Good condition. With two folding maps (p32 and at rear) With pp426, frontispiece photo of City Chambers, with index. Glasgow: Its Municipal Organisation and Administration. Includes chapters on: The Growth of Glasgow: Its Causes, Scottish Burghal Constitution, The Burghal History of Glasgow, Local Government in the Seventeenth Century, The Former Masters of the | Council: The Guildry, The Modern Masters of the Council, the Constitution of the Council, The H... View more info

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The Clyde: History and Legend.

By: Blair, Gardner.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Greenock Herald Office.: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003977

Condition: Good+


Paper wraps, some small marks and rippling to pages but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 84, b&w illustrations, adverts at either end of text. SCARCE. View more info

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History of Medicine in Dundee University

By: Blair, John S.G.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Self Published: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003776

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Fine condition. First edition, b&w illustrations, references, index. A look at the history of medicine at the University of Dundee. VERY SCARCE. View more info

Image for Penny Change: Clydeside Schools in the 'Sixties.

Penny Change: Clydeside Schools in the 'Sixties.

By: Bowie, Janetta.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Constable: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003588

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with Near Fine unclipped dustwrapper. First edition, b&w illustrations. S10 View more info

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Getting Around Old Dundee

By: Brotchie, A.W.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: N.B. Traction.: 1992

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 003675

ISBN: 0905069218

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. View more info

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Minchmoor

By: Brown, John.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Edmonston & Douglas: 1864

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004011

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated paper wraps, some light edgewear and creasing to covers and spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 23, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

Image for Glasgow University Students' Handbook 1934 - 1935.

Glasgow University Students' Handbook 1934 - 1935.

By: Browning, Robert.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Students' Representative Council of the University of Glasgow 1934.: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005285

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers with some light shelfwear, one closed tear to front cover internally repaired, some foxing throughout and otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 176, b&w illustrations. View more info

Farewell to Priorsford and Farewell to O. Douglas.

By: Buchan, Anna.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1950

Seller ID: 006894

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in red cloth covers in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in good condition. In a clear archival wrapper. With b&w illustrations, pp254. Biographical notes and stories by Anna Buchan. View more info

Wee Georgie: Growing up in Dundee in the 50s and 60s.

By: Burton, George G.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Kelsoprint: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007196

ISBN: 0992788919

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. First edition, with pp244, b&w illustrations. Growing up in Dundee in the 50s and 60s. View more info

Image for Bird-Life of the Borders, On Moorland and Sea: With Faunal Notes Extending Over Forty Years

Bird-Life of the Borders, On Moorland and Sea: With Faunal Notes Extending Over Forty Years

By: Chapman, Abel.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Gurney and Jackson: 1907

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 006617

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in half leather binding, five raised bands to spine, gilt titles and ruling, light green cloth covered boards, marbled end papers, some very light shelfwear and bumping to corners, previous owners name, light foxing throughout but otherwise in Very Good condition. Second edition, pp xii, 458, fold out colour map, b&w plates throughout, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

Image for Trinity College and Trinity Hospital: A Historical Sketch.

Trinity College and Trinity Hospital: A Historical Sketch.

By: Colston, James.

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, 1896.: 1896

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 2956

Condition: Very Good


[2 Volumes] Hardcovers, quarter leather binding over original green cloth, some wear to spines and edges, rough cut pages, but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, SIGNED BY AUTHOR, pp xxviii, 360, xi, 452, b&w illustrations throughout, appendices, indices, An illustrated look at the history of Trinity College & Trinity Hospital in Edinburgh.POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS MAY BE REQUIRED. S17. View more info