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1) A Book of Scotland
Maine, G.F., editor
London & Glasgow: Collins, 1965. London and Glasgow: Collins, 1965. Reprint. 12mo. Bright blue cloth binding, titles in silver. 384 pp. Illustrated. A collection of writings from many authors on Scottish on all aspects of Scottish life and culture. Near fine in very good dust jacket.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 12 mo..

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2) Edinburgh High School, Original Engraving
Disbound engraving, oblong 4to. of the High School in Edinburgh from a German source (labeled "Die Hohe Schule in Edinburg"). Beautiful image of the Greek-inspired architecture, with sun streaming through the clouds. The High School in Edinburgh nurtured many of the finest minds of the Scottish Renaissance and the English reform movement. Near fine.. Disbound. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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3) Exploring the Islands of Scotland: The Ultimate Practical Guide
Holland, Julian
London: Frances Lincoln, 2009. London: Frances Lincoln, 2009. First American edition. 4to. Hard cover binding, 160 pp. Lavishly illustrated in color. Wild, remote, and rich in both history and wildlife, the many islands dotting Scotland’s coastline are among the most unspoiled and beautiful destinations in the world. Formed during violent upheavals in the Earth’s crust nearly 3 billion years ago, and later eroded and shaped by the Ice Age, the islands also bear the scars of thousands of years of h ... more information

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4) The History of the Speculative Society
The Speculative Society
Edinburgh: Printed for the Society by T. and A. Constable, 1905. First edition. 4to. Quarter leather over decorative silk, gilt speculative society emblem to front boards, gilt titles, top edge gilt, two sides untrimmed. Large paper edition. 218 pp. including index. Illustrated with 34 plates, protective tissue, mainly engravings of Speculative Society members. The Society in the Eighteenth Century (R. L. Stevenson's Description of the Society; The Founders; William Creech; The Early Days, A Case of Dis ... more information

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5) The Inheritance of a Good Man's Children. A Sermon, preached in the Tron Church of Edinburgh, May 29, 1792; An Account of the Objects and Constitution of the Society
Moncrieff-Wellwood, Sir Henry
Edinburgh: William Creech, 1792. Edinburgh: Creech, 1792. 8vo. Disbound pamphlet, 49 pp. Rare pamphlet. The Very Rev Sir Henry Moncreiff-Wellwood 8th baronet of Tullibole DD FRSE was a rare combination of both baronet in the Baronetage of Nova Scotia and minister of the Church of Scotland who served as Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland in 1785. No binding. Very good.. First Edition. Disbound. Very Good. 8vo.

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6) Memoirs of the Life of the Right Honorable Sir James Mackintosh, in 2 volumes (complete)
Mackintosh, Sir James; Mackintosh, Robert James, editor
Boston: Little Brown, 1853. Boston: Little Brown, 1853. First American edition from the second London edition. 2 volume set. Dark green silk with blindstamped decoration, gold titles with defined compartments. 499, 525 pp., including index. Mackintosh was a distinguished historian and statesman, also interested in literature and the sciences. Antique ex-library with hand-numbered and hand-dated bookplate. Frontispiece portrait of Mackintosh with protective tissue. The book is a compendium of letters and jou ... more information

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7) Recipes from Scotland
McNeill, F. Marian
Edinbugh: Albyn Press, 1960. Fifth edition. 12mo. Tartan cloth. 93 p. Index. Illustrated. A charming little collection of classic Scottish recipes. Includes Scottish culinary terms. Fine.. Fifth Edition. Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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8) SCOTLAND. Part 3 (III). Lowlands. Including Edinburth and Glasgow and all Scotland south of those places. Thorough Guides
Baddeley, M. J. B
London: Dulau & Co., 1903. With twenty maps and plans by Bartholomew, in color. Red cloth decorative blindstamped, gilt titles. Map endpapers. Pink special 8 pp. including list of golf links, cycling, tourist tickets. 185 pp. including map index. Notes. 92 pp. advertising including half-tone photographs. Chipping top and bottom of spine with loss of material at bottom. 1 pink page loose. All maps and tables present. Boards soiled. Good condition.. Fourth Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. Illus. by Illust ... more information

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9) What ought the Church and the people of Scotland do now? Being a pamphlet on the principles of the Church question. 2nd thousand
Chalmers, Thomas
Glasgow: William Collins, 1840. Glasgow: Collins, 1840. First edition, second thousand. 8vo. Includes an appendix on the politics and personalities of the Church question. Disbound pamphlet, complete, from larger volume. 62 pp. Hinge sound, no writing inside. Very good.. First Edition. Disbound Pamphlet. Very Good. 8vo.

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10) The general gazetteer; or, Compendious geographical dictionary: Containing a description of all the empires, kingdoms, states ... cities ... castles ... ... to Ireland ... Embellished with maps
Brookes, R. (compiler); Guthrie, W. and Jones, E. (editors)
Dublin: P. Wogan, 1808. 8th edition, stated. Dublin: P. Wogan, 1808. 8vo. New cloth binding, 8 fold-out maps of the World, Africa, South America, Asia, England and Wales, Europe, North America, Scotland, hand-colored, including double-map of the world. Some wear to maps at folds. Thick 8vo., unpaginated. Very good.. 8th Edition. Cloth. Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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