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Malcolm William K. - A Blasphemer and Reformer : A Study of James Leslie Mitchell-Lewis Grassic Gibbon

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Pp.xv,212. Described as "a substantial and important increase in Gibbon criticism".
Published : Aberdeen University Press 1984, First Edition
£12.00

Malcolm, Sir Ian of Poltalloch - Highland Lore and Legend

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered and decorated in silver. In a good plus dustwrapper which shows a little wear and tear. Inscribed presentation copy from the author dated April 1938. A little edge foxing. Pp.xv,90 + 2pp publisher's adverts. Frontispiece. A book of verse which retells old Highland stories.
Published : Macmillan, London 1938, First Edition
£20.00

Malcolm, Sir Ian of Poltalloch - Songs O' the Clachan

Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. In a slightly soiled but near very good dustwrapper. Inscribed presentation copy from the author dated May I, 1939. 60 pages. Frontispiece. Foreword by John Buchan. Poetry which attempts to recreate the ethos of a simple island society in the Hebrides.
Published : The Moray Press, Edinburgh & London 1939, First Edition
£22.00

Manuel Rev. D.G. - Dryburgh Abbey in the Light of Its Historical and Ecclesiastical Setting

A good copy. A little scuffed on the spine. Bookplate. Small ownership inscription. 375pp. 14 illustrations.
Published : William Blackwood, Edinburgh 1922, First Edition
£16.00

Marchbank Agnes - Upper Annandale: Its History and Traditions

Hardback. A very good copy in brown cloth lettered and decorated in black. Some fading to spine and edges of rear board. Bookplate. 157 pages + 2pp publisher's adverts. Frontispiece and 20 illustrations.
Published : J. And R. Parlane, Paisley 1901, First Edition
£28.00

Marioreybanks George - Annals of Scotland from the Yeir1514 to the Yeir 1591 [ Bound with "A History of the Rencounter at Drumclog and Battle at Bothwell Bridge in the Month of June 1679 --- By William Aiton]

Hardback. A near very good copy in a green half-leather binding lettered in gilt on spine. Some rubbing to spine but not bad. The boards are now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. Top edge gilt. Marbled end-papers. Small ownership inscription on front end-paper. Some foxing to title page. Pp.iv,62. Preface by John Graham Dalyell who has added a few notes to the text. A little pencil marking in text. Bound with Aiton's "History of the Rencounter at Drumclog --" published in 1821. Lacks all before title page including frontispiece and also the loose engraving of the battle. 131 pages.
Published : Archibald Constable & Co, Edinburgh 1814,
£80.00

Markus Thomas A. (Editor) - Order in Space and Society: Architectural Form and Its Context in the Scottish Enlightenment

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. A nice clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. 322 pages. Numerous illustrations. "These essays examine the role of architecture and planning as integral components of the social order of late eighteenth and early nineteenth century Scotland. "
Published : Mainstream Publishing, Edinburgh 1982, First Edition
£12.00

Marshall James Scott - Old Leith at Work

Softback. A very good copy in card covers. Ownership inscription. 114 pages. Frontispiece. Chapters on "The Incorporations", "Business in Great Waters" and "Other Ways of Earming a Living".
Published : The Edina Press, Edinburgh 1977, First Edition
£10.00

Marshall James Scott - Old Leith at Work

Softback. A good copy in decorated blue covers. Corner crease to front cover. Blind stamp of Leith church on title page. 114 pages. Frontispiece. How the people of Leith earned their living in the 17th to early 19th centuries.
Published : The Edina Press, Edinburgh 1977, First Edition
£10.00

Marshall James Scott - Old Leith the Caring Community

A good copy. Softcover. Gift inscription. 120 pages. Frontispiece. Chapters on education, the poor, the police etc.
Published : The Edina Press, Edinburgh 1979, First Edition
£6.00

Marshall Peter - Burntisland Fife's Railway Port

A fine copy. Softback. 192 pages. Many illustrations.
Published : The Oakwood Press, Oxford 2001, First Edition
£12.00

Marshall William - Historic Scenes in Forfarshire

Hardback. A near very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Neat ownership inscription on front free end-paper. A little foxing. Pp.xv,304. A parish by parish account of historical scenes.
Published : William Oliphant & Co, Edinburgh 1875, First Edition in Book Form
£30.00

Marshall, James - The Life and Times of Leith

Softback. A very good copy in paper covers. Small ownership inscription. Pp.ix,204. Many illustrations.
Published : John Donald, Edinburgh 1986, First Edition
£7.00

Marshall, James Scott - Old Leith: The Caring Community

Softback. A good copy in light brown illustrated card covers. Crease at foot of front cover. Blind stamp of Edinburgh church on title page. 120 pages. Frontispiece. Chapters on education, the poor, the Leith police etc.
Published : The Edina Press, Edinburgh 1979, First Edition
£7.00

Martin Joanna M. (Editor) - The Maitland Quarto : A New Edition of Cambridge, Magdalene College, Pepys Library MS 1408

Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.ix,530. One folding illustration. Poetry by Sir Richard Maitland of Lethington and others from the 16th century.
Published : The Scottish Text Society 2015, First Edition Thus
£30.00

Martin M. - A Description of the Western Islands of Scotland

Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt. In a very good dustwrapper which shows a little wear and tear at the top of the spine. Some edge foxing. Gift inscription on front free end-paper. Pp.xxxi,392. Folding map. Folding plate. This is a facsimile reprint of the second edition of 1716. An important early account of the Hebrides and their people.
Published : James Thin, Edinburgh 1976,
£15.00

Martin M. - A Description of the Western Islands of Scotland

Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and upper board. In a dustwrapper which would be very good but for a price written in ink on the front cover. A clean copy with no ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xxxi,392. Folding map. Folding illustration. This is a facsimile reprint of the second edition of 1716. An important early account of the Hebrides and their people.
Published : James Thin The Mercat Press, Edinburgh 1976, Reprint
£12.00

Martin William - Atholl in the Ice Age

A good copy in green cloth which is faded on the spine. Small ownership inscription. 39 pages. 26 plates.
Published : L. Mackay, Pitlochry 1965, First Edition
£8.00

Martine Roddy - Scotland the Land and the Whisky

Illustrated by Patrick Douglas-Hamilton.
Oblong 4to. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 224pp. A book of colour photographs with accompanying text which aims to blend the Scottish landscape with the whisky it produces.
Published : John Murray in Association with the Keepers of the Quaich 1994, First Edition
£18.00

Marwick Sir James D. ) - Glasgow the Water Supply of the City from the Earliest Period of Record; with Notes of Various Developments of the City Till the Close of 1900

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in maroon cloth lettered in gilt and with Glasgow's coat of arms embossed in gilt on the upper board. Bevelled edges. Pp.xiii,[3],248 + 124pp Appendix and index. Two large folding maps.
Published : Printed for the Corporation By Robert Anderson, Glasgow 1901, First Edition
£95.00

Marwick W.H. - A Short History of Labour in Scotland

A very good copy in a complete but rather faded dustwrapper. Ownership inscription on inside flap of wrapper. 119pp. Illustrated. Trade unionism and the labour movement in Scotland.
Published : W & R Chambers, Edinburgh 1967, First Edition
£6.00

Marwick W.H. - Economic Developments in Victorian Scotland

A very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt on spine. Samll ownership inscription. 295pp.
Published : George Allen & Unwin, London 1936, First Edition
£8.00

Marwick W.H. - Economic Developments in Victorian Scotland

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Ownership stamp of Gordon Donaldson (eminent Scottish historian) on front end-paper. 295 pages. Described as "a pioneer attempt to depict economic development in nineteenth century Scotland." A nice copy.
Published : George Allen & Unwin Ltd, London 1936, First Edition
£15.00

Marwick W.H. - Scotland in Modern Times. An Outline of Economic and Social Development Since the Union of 1707

A very good copy in a near vg dustwrapper. 209pp. 4 maps. Provides an outline of Scottish economic development since 1707.
Published : Frank Cass & Co, London 1964, First Edition
£6.00

Masson Alastair H. B. - A College Miscellany an Illustrated Catalogue of Some of the Treasured Possessions of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Hardback. 4to. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. All edges silver. Pp.x,102. 160 illustrations, mostly in colour. The book "describes a large selection of the interesting collection of silver, furniture, clocks, books, manuscripts and other items, much of which has been gifted to the College over its long history."
Published : Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2001, First Edition
£20.00

Masson Alastair H. B. - Portraits Paintings & Busts in the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

4to. A fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper. All edges gilt. Pp.xxi,244. Full colour illustrations of the collection. Many of the paintings in the collection date from the early 18th century and most are of surgeons. Biographical notes are included. A handsome book.
Published : The Royal College Of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1995, First Edition
£18.00

Matheson Charles - Moray and Nairn

Hardback. A good copy in green cloth lettered in black. Some fading to spine. A clean copy with no ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.x,139 + 4pp adverts. Numerous illustrations. Maps including coloured end-paper maps. A volume in the "Cambridge County Geographies" series.
Published : Cambridge University Press 1915, First Edition
£15.00