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McLachlan Gordon (Editor) - Improving the Common Weal Aspects of Scottish Health Services 1900-1984

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Pp.xviii,635. Essays in honour of Sir John Brotherston. previous owner's address label on front end-paper.
Published : Edinburgh University Press 1987, First Edition
£15.00

McLaren E.T. - Dr. John Brown and His Sister Isabella

Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth. Top edge gilt. Splash mark on upper board. Inscribed presentation copy from the author. 60 pages. 3 illustrations. Outlines of the author of "Rab and His Friends" and his sister.
Published : David Douglas, Edinburgh 1890, Fourth Edition
£10.00

McLaren John Nicol - It Taks a Lang Spin

A good copy. Paperback. Would be very good but for cup mark on upper cover. Signed by the author. 138 pages. Illustrated. Anecdotes from the life of a Fifer.
Published : Privately Published 1990, First Edition
£10.00

McLaren Moray - Compton Mackenzie a Panegyric for His Eightieth Birthday Spoken By Moray McLaren in the Scottish Arts Club Edinburgh

A very good copy in wrappers. Inscribed presentation copy form the author. 24 pages. Frontispiece.
Published : M. MacDonald, Edinburgh 1963, First Edition
£20.00

McLaren Moray - Stevenson and Edinburgh a Centenary Study

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 175 pages. Frontispiece. Gives "a well-balanced view of an important period in Stevenson's life".
Published : Chapman & Hall, London 1950, First Edition
£6.00

McLauchlan Thomas (Editor) - The Book of Common Order Commonly Called John Knox's Liturgy. Translated Into Gaelic Anno Domini1567 By Mr. John Carswell, Bishop of the Isles

Hardback. A good copy in green cloth lettered on the spine in gilt. Spine darkened. Top edge gilt. End-papers browned. Bookplate. Ppp.xxvii,[5],248. This is the 1567 translation into Gaelic of the old Scottish prayer book together with a version in English taken from the Works of Knox edited by David Laing.
Published : Edmonston & Douglas, Edinburgh 1873, First Edition Thus
£60.00

McLean Angus (Editor) - Local Industries of Glasgow and the West of Scotland

Hardback. A very good copy in yellow cloth lettered in black. Generally clean internally biut with some end-paper foxing. Pp.[vii],288. Folding diagram, tables etc. Preface + 10 chapters including chapters on mechanical engineering, marine engineering and shipbuilding, chemical industries and Clyde navigation.
Published : British Association for the Advancement of Science, Glasgow 1901, First Edition
£30.00

McLeish Norrie - Ancestral Voices: The Story of the McLeish Name

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Lower corners a little bumped. Inscribed presentation copy from the author to a person who supplied material for the book. Pp.iv,192. Illustrations. Maps. Family trees. This is "the story of the development of the McLeish surname, together with the stories of some McLeish families and individuals." "Any Mcleish who is interested in tracing their family background should use this book as their starting point."
Published : Alba Publishing, Hawick 1991, First Edition
£35.00

McLeish Norrie and MacKay Fay (Editors) - Lauderdale in the 20th Century

Softback. A near very good copy. Small crease in rear cover. Gift inscription. Pp.xii,412. Numerous illustrations. This book is about Lauderdale in the 20th century and was published to celebrate the 500th anniversary of Lauder receiving its Royal Charter. Chapters on Lauder Common Riding; A History of Police in Lauderdale; Populations and Special Buildings; Songs and Poems of Lauderdale; Agriculture in the 20th Century; Lauderdale at War (and Peace); A Natural History of Lauderdale etc. Also includes chapters of individuals' reminiscences.
Published : Lauderdale Development Forum 2002, First Edition
£40.00

McLeish, Norrie - Ancestral Voices: The Story of the McLeish Name

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. Compliment slip signed by the author loosely inserted. Pp.iv,192. Maps. Illustrations. A study of the McLeish surname and of some of those who have born the name. "Any McLeish who is interested in tracing their family background should use this book as their starting point."
Published : Alba Publishing, Hawick 1991, First Edition
£30.00

McLeod Rev. N.K. - The Churches of Buchan and Notes By the Way Being Short Sketches of the Early History of Christianity in Scotland from Its Introduction to the Reformation

A very good copy in quarter green buckram. Top edge gilt. Small ownership inscription. Pp.xvi,148. 18 illustrations.
Published : A & R Milne, Aberdeen 1899, First Edition
£20.00

McLynn, F.J. - The Jacobite Army in England 1745: The Final Campaign

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. Top edge foxing but otherwise clean. Pp.ix,210. Map.
Published : John Donald Publishers Ltd., Edinburgh 1983, First Edition
£15.00

McMenemy Joe - "A Furnished Room" the History of a Parish the Immaculate Conception (St. Mary's) Kelso 1855-2005

Softback. A fine copy. 63 pages. Many illustrations. The history of a Kelso parish church.
Published : Privately Published, Kelso 2005, First Edition
£10.00

McMichael Archibald C. - Notes By the Way Chiefly in the Counties of Roxburgh, Selkirk, Peebles, Berwick and Haddington

Hardback. 16mo. Nd. but probably 1880's. A good copy in dark green cloth. Some foxing mainly to early and late pages. 176 pages. An account of the villages and towns of the Scottish Borders and East Lothian.
Published : Hugh Henry, Ayr, First Edition
£18.00

McNaught D. (Editor) - Burns Chronicle and Club Directory No. XXXI

Softback. A near very good copy. No ownership inscription. A little foxing. 206 pages. Illustrated. Includes articles on "Annotations of Scottish Songs by Burns", "Robert Tannahill", "Burns Clubs and Burns's Songs" etc. An annual publication of the Burns Federation. Includes a list of Burns Clubs throughout the World.
Published : The Burns Federation, Kilmarnock 1922,
£20.00

McNaughton, David B. - Upper Strathearn from Earliest Times to Today - A Study of Its Places and People

Softback. A very good copy. A clean copy without ownership niscription or other internal marking. Pp.xii,216. Illustrations. Map end-papers. A history of the area around Comrie in Perthshire.
Published : Jamieson & Munro 1988, First Edition
£15.00

McNaughton, David B. - Upper Strathearn from Earliest Times to Today: A Study of Its Places and People

Softback. A very good copy. Gift inscription. Pp.xii,216. Illustrated. Map end-papers. Essays on Comrie and the surrounding area.
Published : Jamieson & Munro 1988, First Edition
£14.00

McNeill Carol - Kirkcaldy Potteries

A fine copy. Softcover. 96 pages. Many illustrations including colour. Considers both Wemyss Ware and the work of four other Kirkcaldy potteries.
Published : Fife Publicity 2000, Reprint
£18.00

McNeill F. Marian - Iona a History of the Island

A near fine copy in a similar dustwrapper. 96pp. Colour illustrations. First published in 1920 this edition is revised and updated.
Published : Lochar Publishing, Moffat 1991, Seventh Edition
£5.00

McNeill F. Marian - Iona: A History of the Island

A very good copy in a good, complete, dustwrapper a little foxed on the inside. 106pp. 8 illus. Sketch map. This is a reprint of the fourth edition of this well-known short history of Iona.
Published : Blackie & Son Ltd, London 1955, Reprint
£5.00

McNeill, Carol - Kirkcaldy Potteries

Softback. A fine copy. 96 pages. Many illustrations with some in colour. The book "concentrates mainly on the men and women who worked in the four Kirkcaldy potteries or whose families owned them, to record a little of the lives of the people whose products now give us so much enjoyment."
Published : Fife Publicity 1998, First Edition
£15.00

McQueen Andrew - Echoes of Old Clyde Paddle-Wheels

A very good copy in a good, if rather soiled, dustwrapper. No ownership inscription. Some fore-edge foxing. Pp.xii,196. 32 illustrations including folding frontispiece which has been taped on the reverse at the folds. The story of the Clyde and west coast paddle steamers.
Published : Gowans & Gray, Glasgow 1924, First Edition
£28.00

McRoberts David (Editor) - Essays on the Scottish Reformation 1513-1625

Hardback. A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper which has minor edge wear and tear. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. A clean copy with no ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xxix,496. 40 plates. 6 documents. Described as a fresh look at the Scottish Reformation with much new material.
Published : John S. Burns & Sons, Glasgow 1962, First Edition
£35.00

McVeigh, Patrick - Scottish East Coast Potteries, 1750-1840

Hardback. A fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper which is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. Pp.xiii,194. 100 illustrations (of which 85 are in full colour). A highly regarded work " of great value to students and collectors of Scottish pottery."
Published : John Donald Publishers Ltd., Edinburgh 1979, First Edition
£30.00

McVeigh, Patrick - Scottish East Coast Potteries, 1750-1840

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is price-clipped but otherwise complete and untorn. A clean copy without ownership inscription, foxing or other marking. Pp.xiii,194. 100 illustrations of which 85 are in colour. Described as "a volume that will be of great value to students and collectors of Scottish pottery."
Published : John Donald Publishers Ltd., Edinburgh 1979, First Edition
£30.00