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Other Men's Heroes: Scots Honoured on the World's Stamps

By JAMES, Alwyn:

Macdonald, 1982 Hardback ISBN 0904265544 Ex-library with usual stamps and labels. Used but in good condition. Dustwrapper in removeable, clearview cover. Illus 173 pages Wt 0.8 Kg Good (Good)


Willie Gavin, Crofter Man: Portrait of a Vanished Lifestyle
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Willie Gavin, Crofter Man: Portrait of a Vanished Lifestyle

By CAMERON David Kerr:

Birlinn 1995 Paperback ISBN 1874744173 EX-LIBRARY book with usual stamps and remnants of labels. Used but in good condition. Illus 221 pages. Wt 0.5 kg Good


Crofting Years

By THOMPSON Francis:

Barr, Ayrshire. Luath Press. 1984. Paperback. ISBN 0 946487 06 5. 1st. Imp. Very slightly creased B/W photo illus. covers. 8.3" x 5.8". xiv pp. + 141 pp. + 1 pp. publisher's list. Illus: some B/W photos throughout. Wt: 0.4 Kg. Good+.


Famous Rectors of St. Andrews


St. Andrews. Alvie Publications. 1982. Softback. 1st. Ed. White card covers with black titles to Front cover & spine. B/W phot of Tim Brooke-Taylor on Fr. cover. V. sl. creased & grubby covers. 8.3" x 5.8". 143 pp. inc. index & 8 B/W photos. Wt: 0.4 Kg. Good +.


One Man's Judgment. An Autobiography


Butterworths 1987 Hardback ISBN 0406100195 First edition. Blue cloth covers with gilt titles. Dustwrapper has minor scuffing, now in clearview protective cover. Illus. The autobiography of one of Scotland's most influential legal figures. 230 pages Wt 0.6 Kg Very Good (Very Good)


Scots Saws: From the folk-wisdom of Scotland


James Thin/ Mercat Press 1981 Hardback ISBN 0901824658 First edition. Brown cloth covers with softened spine edges. Dustwrapper with some fading due to sun, now in clearview protective cover. A nice clean used copy. 92 pages. Wt 0.4 Kg Very Good (Very Good)


Far from the Rowan Tree
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Far from the Rowan Tree

By BROWN Margaret Gillies:

Argyll Publishing 1999 Paperback ISBN 1874640696 Covers creased with fanning at corners of book. The story of a Scottish family who emigrated to Canada in the Fifties and returned. Wt 0.4 Kg Good


Ballads and Poems. Fourth Series


Edinburgh. William Blackwood. 1924. Hardback. 4th. Series. 3rd. Series published 1908. Pattened Front cover with titles & gilt pattern with titles to spine. Fawn cloth. Top edge gilt. Other page edges untrimmed. Foxed endpapers. 8" x 5.5". xii pp. + 323 pp. Wt: 0.75 Kg. VG. A very clean copy printed on high quality paper. No inscriptions etc.


Scottish Roots  -  A step-by-step guide for ancestor-hunters in Scotland and overseas
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Scottish Roots - A step-by-step guide for ancestor-hunters in Scotland and overseas

By JAMES Alwyn:

Loanhead, Midlothian. Macdonald. 1981. Hardback. ISBN 0 904265 45 5. 1st. Ed. Ex Lib. Green cloth with gilt spine titles in unclipped D/W with minor wear to edges. Lacks Ffep. Usual lib. marks & stamps to prelim. & latter pages. 8.6" x 5.8". 183 pp. Illus: B/W photos & charts, tables etc. throughout. Wt: 0.6 Kg. Reading Copy in Good + D/W.


The National Bank of Scotland Limited 1939 - 1945 War Record

By National Bank of Scotland:

Edinburgh. National Bank of Scotland. 1954. Hardback. Rubbed blue cloth with gilt coat of arms to Front cover & gilt spine titles. Slight wear to covers. Contains the Roll of Honour 9.8" x 7.4". viii pp. + 72 pp. B/W plate of the bank's war memorial. Wt: 0.5 Kg. Good +.


The Highlands and the Highlanders: the past and future of a race


McCorquodale & Co 1938 Hardback Rubbed, worn and marked cloth covers. Binding is loose and the book moves in its binding. Owners details inside front cover. Illus. 165 pages. 9" x 5.5" Wt 0.6 Kg Good


Scottish Crafts

By FINLAY, Ian.:

George G. Harrap & Company, Ltd, London, 1948 Hardback Rubbed green cloth covers with heavy fading and small tear at top of spine. Gift message on front end paper. Illus with b & w plates. 128 pages. 10" x 7.5" Wt 1Kg Good


The Glasgow Academy. The first hundred years. 1846-1946

By BRAND David:

Blackie 1946 Hardback rubbed cloth covers with wear at spine ends and tips. Several indentations on surface of covers. Glasgow crest on cover. Illus with B & W plates. Clean and tight internally. Wt 0.7 Kg Good


Sir Walter's Post-Bag - More stories and sidelights from his unpublished Letter-Books


London. John Murray. 1932. Hardback. 1st. Ed. Worn, rubbed & sl. marked black cloth with fading gilt spine titles. Front end paper creased. Front hinge cracked. 9.2" x 6.4". xviii pp. + 402 pp. inc. index + 2 pp. publisher's list. Illus: Frontis. + 7 pp. B/W plates. Wt: 1.0 Kg. Good.


CELTIC PARABLES A Book of Celtic Courage, Hospitality, Humour, and Holiness

By Weyer, Robert Van De:

John Hunt !999 Hardback ISBN 1900507129 Laminated illustrated covers. Small nick at bottom of spine. A clean used copy. 64 pages. 7.5" x 6" Wt 0.4 Kg Very Good


Alison Cairns and her family


Monologue Books 1967 Hardback First edition. Red cloth covers with paper title strip which is lifting slightly off the spine. No dustwrapper. Story of a Borders family. Owners details on front end paper. Illus with B & W plates. 147 pages. 8.5" x 5.5" Wt 0.6 Kg Very Good


Queensberry House Hospital: a history

By HUME Margaret & BOYD Sydney:

Directors of Queensberry House Hospital 1985 Paperback ISBN 0950952117 Covers slightly faded with minor creasing. 91 pages. 8.5" x 5.75 Wt 0.4 Kg Very Good


The Bards of Galloway: A Collection of Poems, Songs, Ballads, &c., by Natives of Galloway

By HARPER Malcom M'L:

Dalbeattie. Thomas Fraser. 1889. Hardback. 1st. Ed. Rubbed & sl. marked brown covers with leather spine & gilt spine titles. Some damage & sm. pieces missing to spine-ends. Copper-plate owner inscription Ffep and on Introductory page. Top edge gilt. 9" x 6.2". xxiv pp. + 264 pp. inc. index. Illus: 13 pp. B/W plates of local artists inc. Thomas & John Faed. Wt: 0.9 Kg. Good.


The Humours of Scottish Life


Edinburgh. William Blackwood. 1904. Hardback. 1st. Ed. Rubbed, navy-blue cloth with gilt Fr. cover & spine titles. Some wear to edges. Owner inscribed prelim. page. 7.7" x 5.4". viii pp. + 248 pp. inc. index + 32 pp. publisher's list. Wt: 0.5 Kg. Good.


The hills of home

By FRASER Amy Stewart:

Routledge & Kegan Paul 1985 Paperback ISBN 0710205406 Covers are slightly scratched with minor crease at one corner. Line drawings at chapter headings. Memories of a girl growing up in Glen Gairn near Balmoral. 240 pages 8.5" x 5.5" Wt 0.5 Kg Very Good


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