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MacDonald of Castleton, Donald J. - Clan Donald

4to. A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper with one or two edge tears. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. Pp.xv,467. Many illustrations (including colour), genealogical charts, maps and plans. A history of perhaps the greatest of the Highland Clans.
Published : Macdonald Publishers, Loanhead 1978, First Edition
£40.00

MacDonald Rev. Archibald Editor) - The Poems and Songs of John MacCodrum, Archibald MacDonald and Some of the Minor Uist Bards

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth letterd in gilt on the spine. Rear board a little marked. No ownership inscription and little foxing. 220 pages + 16pp publisher's catalogue. Frontispiece. Introductory material and notes in English. Text of the poems in Gaelic. An uncommon title in first edition.
Published : Archibald Sinclair, Glasgow 1894, First Edition
£35.00

MacDonald Stuart - Back to Lochaber : A Search for Historic Events, Travels, Tales and Customs

Hardback. A fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper which is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. 299 pages. Illustrations. Maps. A trawl through various episodes of Lochaber's history.
Published : The Pentland Press 1994, First Edition
£30.00

MacDonald, Donald Farquhar MacLeod (Editor) - Fasti Ecclesiae Scoticanae the Succession of Ministers in the Church of Scotland from the Reformation Volume X Ministers of the Church from 1 January 1955 to 31 December 1975

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which has a couple of small tears. A nice clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.vii,517. Gives details, by charge, presbytery and synod, of persons who were Ministers of the Church of Scotland during the years covered. Includes an index of charges and an index of ministers.
Published : The Saint Andrew Press, Edinburgh 1981, First Edition
£34.00

MacDonald, Donald Farquhar MacLeod (Editor) - Fasti Ecclesiae Scoticanae the Succession of Ministers in the Church of Scotland from the reformationVolume X Ministers of the Church from 1 January 1955 to 31 December 1975

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Neat ownership inscription on front free end-paper. Pp.vii,517. Gives biographical information on Church of Scotland mimisters. Includes an inbdex of charges and an index of ministers.
Published : Saint Andrew Press, Edinburgh 1981, First Edition
£35.00

MacDonald, Donald J. of Castleton - Clan Donald

Hardback. 4to. A near fine copy in blue cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. In a near fine dustwrapper which is complete and untorn and now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. Bookplate. Pp.xv,467. Numerous illustrations. Genalogical charts. Maps and plans. "This book covers the lives and times of the Lords of the Isles from Somerled, "Rex Insularum" down to the fall of the Lordship in 1493, and tells the story of the branches which thereafter rose to prominence down to the time of the Forty-Five."
Published : Macdonald Publishers, Loanhead 1978, First Edition
£48.00

MacDonald, George - The Roman Wall in Scotland

Hardback. A near very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt. Spine a little faded but lettering clear. Small corner clipped from front end-paper. Pp.xv,[i],413. Frontispiece and 55 plates (including folding plans of forts). 16 illustrations in the text. Folding map at end. A study of the Antonine Wall.
Published : James Maclehose & Sons, Glasgow 1911, First Edition
£40.00

MacDonald, Isobel - A Family in Skye 1908-1916

Softback. A very good copy. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 148 pages. Illustrated. The story of a fa,mily in Portree, Skye before and during the First World War.
Published : Acair Ltd., Stornoway 1980, First Edition
£8.00

Macdonald, John - Rogart: The Story of a Sutherland Crofting Parish

Softback. A very good copy. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.xv,[i],484. Numerous photographic illustrations. Double-page map. The story of the Highland parish of Rogart in the 20th century.
Published : Rogart Heritage Society 2007, Reprint
£22.00

MacDonald, Joseph - Compleat Theory of the Scots Highland Bagpipe

Hardback. Folio. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. Ownership inscription on front end-paper. 48 pages. First published in 1803 this is a facsimile reprint of the 1927 edition. Music examples. New Introduction by Seumas MacNeill. Described as "the earliest authentic record of a piper's view of his music -- which has undoubtedly provided much source work for later preparations."
Published : S. R. Publishers Ltd., Wakefield, Yorkshire 1971,
£35.00

MacDonald, Mairi A. - By the Banks of the Ness : Tales of Inverness and District

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. . A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. 159 pages. Essays on the history, lore and legend of the Highland capital.
Published : Paul Harris Publishing, Edinburgh 1982, First Edition
£7.00

MacDonald, Rev. A. And MacDonald, Rev. A. - The Clan Donald Vol. I

Hardback. A good copy in red cloth with green cloth spine. Lettered and decorated in gilt. A little wear to spine ends. Bevelled edges. Top edge gilt. New end-papers. No ownership inscription and not foxed. Pp.xxviii,570. Numerous illustrations including two in colour. This volume includes the history of Clan Donald from its beginnings to 1545. [This is a heavy book which will require extra postage outside the UK].
Published : The Northern Counties Publishing Comapny, Inverness 1896, First Edition
£125.00

MacDonell, Josephine M. Of Keppoch - An Historical Record of the Branch of "Clan Domhnuill" Called the MacDonells of Keppoch and Gargavach

Hardback. A good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. A few spots of superficial damp-fading to spine. Internally very good. 146 pages. Scarce.
Published : Archd. Sinclair, Glasgow 1931, First Edition
£45.00

MacDonell, Josephine M. Of Keppoch - An Historical Record of the Branch of "Clann Domhnuill" Called the MacDonells of Keppoch and Gargavach

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine and decorated in gilt on upper board. No ownership inscription and not foxed. Pp.145 + one page index.
Published : Archd. Sinclair, Glasgow 1931, First Edition
£50.00

MacDougall H. Of MacDougall - Island of Kerrera Mirror of History

4to. A very good copy. Softback with illustrated upper cover. Ownership inscription. 157pp. Many illustrations. Must be the first and last word on Kerrera, which is a small island lying off the west coast near Oban.
Published : Published By the Author, Oban 1979, Second Edition
£8.00

MacDougall of MacDougall, H. - Island of Kerrera Mirror of History

Softcover. 4to. A very good copy in card covers with cloth spine. Ownership stamp. 157 pages. Many illustrations, both photographs and sketches. Maps. The history of a Scottish island which lies just off the coast from Oban.
Published : Privately Published 1979, First Edition
£12.00

MacFarlane Walter - Geographical Collections Relating to Scotland Volume II

Hardback. An ex-University library copy with the usua markings.Front end-papers loose. Otherwise good. Pp.lxxxi,644. Includes 34 items of Scottish historical or topographical interest many from the 17th century or earlier.
Published : T & A Constable for the Scottish History Society, Edinburgh 1907, First Edition
£30.00

MacFarlane Walter - Geographical Collections Relating to Scotland Volume III

Hardback. An ex-University library copy with the usual stamps but otherwise a good copy. Pp.xl,433. Includes 74 items of Scottish interest from a 1619 account of mines and minerals in Scotland to a survey of the town of Aberden in 1685 to a 1529 description of Orkney (in Latin) etc. A few pencil markings in text.
Published : T & A Constable for the Scottish History Society, Edinburgh 1908, First Edition
£30.00

MacGill, W. - Old Ross-shire and Scotland as Seen in the Tain and Balnagown Documents : Supplementary Volume

Hardback. A very good copy in dark green boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Top edge gilt. Bookplate. Pp.vii,145. Includes additional Balnagown documents but most of the book concerns Tain including the Burgh Books of Tain. Includes an index of persons and an index of places.
Published : The Northern Counties Newspaper and Printing and Publishing Company Limited, Inverness 1911, First Edition
£30.00

MacGilliosa Domhnall - An Eaglais Shaor Ann An Leodhas 1843-1900

Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's red cloth with title in gilt on spine. 6 black and white plates. No inscriptions. 134 pages. Good plus dustwrapper which is faded on front and spine and is protected in a removable cover. Text mainly in Gaelic but there is a 33 page section entitled "Selected English Sermons by Disruption Worthies in Lewis".
Published : Knox Press, Edinburgh 1981, First Edition
£12.00

MacGregor Forbes - Salt-Sprayed Burgh a View of Anstruther

A very good copy. Illustrated grey card covers. A little wear at edges of spine. 48 pages. Historical events in the life of a Fife burgh.
Published : Privately Published, First Edition
£7.00

MacInnes Hamish - West Highland Walks: One Ben Lui to the Falls of Glomach; and Two Skye to Cape Wrath

A very good two volume set in very good dustwrappers of these pocket sized books. Both clean copies without foxing or ownership inscription. Approx. 500pp. Numerous illustrations and maps.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1979, First Edition
£14.00

Macintosh Rev. W. M.A., PHD. - Burns in Germany: Scoto-German Studies

Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's blue cloth with title in gilt on spine which is very slightly faded., No inscriptions. 4 black and white illustrations. 107 pages. Protected in a removable cover. Three essays. The title essay and others entitled "Scotch and German: Their Original Identity" and "Literature as a Bond of International Friendship." An uncommon title.
Published : Milne & Hutchison, Aberdeen 1928, First Edition
£40.00

Macintyre Lorn - Sir David Russell: A Biography

Hardback. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. Pp.xi,259. Illustrated. A biography of a Fife papermaker who was also a cultured humanist, a pioneer of New Age thinking, an archaeologist and an instigator of the Iona Retreat.
Published : Canongate, Edinburgh 1994, First Edition
£9.00

Macintyre Robert (Foreword) - Goldberry War Memorial 1939-1945

Card covers. A very good copy. Unpaginated - 42 pages. Two illustrations. Gives brief biographies of former pupils of Kilmarnock Academy who died in the Second World War.
Published : Printed By Smith Bros. (Kilmarnock) Ltd, Kilmarnock,
£10.00

Mackay A.J.G. - A History of Fife and Kinross

Maroon cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Would be very good but lacks one of the two maps. The other is present but loose. Prize label. Pp.xiv,404. A volume in the County Histories of Scotland series.
Published : William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh 1896, First Edition
£10.00

Mackay A.J.G. - A History of Fife and Kinross

Hardback. A very good copy in maroon cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. No ownership inscription. Moderate edge and end-paper foxing. Pp.xiv,404. Two folding maps (with tears but complete). A volume in "The County Histories of Scotland" series.
Published : William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh and London 1896, First Edition
£18.00

Mackay Ae..J.G. - A History of Fife and Kinross

A good copy in maroon cloth lettered in gilt on spine. Prize label Some foxing. Pp.xiv,404. Two folding maps one of which is quite torn and appears to have been removed from page 138 and inserted at end of book. A volume in the "County Histories of Scotland" series.
Published : William Blackwood, Edinburgh 1896, First Edition
£12.00

Mackay Charles - The Gaelic Etymology of the Languages of Western Europe and More Especially of the English and Lowland Scotch, and of Their Slang, Cant, and Colloquial Dialects

Hardback. A very good copy in a half leather binding with marbled boards and five raised bands on the spine which is lettered in gilt. Marbled edges and end-papers. No ownership inscription and not foxed. Pp.xxxii,604. List of subscribers (approx. 200 names). A very significant attempt to show the Gaelic origin of many English words. A nice copy of a book which is uncommon in first edition. Photographs available on request.
Published : Published for the Author By N. Trubner & Co, London 1877, First Edition
£140.00

Mackay Charles - The Legendary and Romantic Ballads of Scotland

12mo. A very good copy in blue cloth blind tooled on upper and lower boards and with gilt lettering and design on spine. 354pp. A very nice, clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription.
Published : Griffin, Bohn & Co, London 1861, First Edition
£25.00