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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 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

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

McWilliam Colin - The Buildings of Scotland: Lothian Except Edinburgh

A very good copy in a good dustwrapper with one small chip. The dustwrapper is not price-clipped and is now protected. 523pp. 116 illustrations. Describes all buildings of note in Lothian.
Published : Penguin Books 1978, First Edition
£14.00

McWilliam John Morell - The Birds of the Firth of Clyde Including Ayrshire, Renfrewshire, Buteshire, Dumbartonshire and South Argyllshire

Hardback. A good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. A little darkened on spine. Ownership inscription on front free end-paper. Some, mainly edge, foxing. 164pp. 14 plates. Map.
Published : H.F.& G.Witherby, London 1936, First Edition
£30.00

Mechie Stewart - The Church and Scottish Social Development 1780-1870

Hardback. A very good copy in a good plus dustwrapper which shows minor edge wear and tear. No ownership inscription. Pp.xi,181. The story of the part played by the churches in Scottish social welfare during the period studied.
Published : Oxford University Press, London 1960, First Edition
£7.00

Meikle Henry W. - Scotland and the French Revolution

A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and upper board. Small ownership inscription. Pp.xix,317. This is a study, first published in 1912, of the influence of the French Revolution on Scotland.
Published : Frank Cass, London 1969, Reprint
£20.00

Meikle, Henry W. - Scotland and the French Revolution

Hardback. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. No ownership inscription and not foxed. Pp.xix,317. Includes Appendices, a bibliography and an index. This is a study of the influence of the French Revolution on Scotland.
Published : James Maclehose & Sons, Glasgow 1912, First Edition
£20.00

Meiklejohn Grace - The Settlements and Roads of Scotland: A Study in Human Geography

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. A nice, clean, copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xv,144. 20 full-page plates. 15 illustrations in text. Road map of Scotland in front pocket. Geological map of Scotland in rear pocket.
Published : Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh 1927, First Edition
£20.00

Methven Cathcart W. - Sketches of Greenock and Its Harbours in 1886

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in the original brown cloth lettered and decorated in gilt on the upper board. Bevelled edges. Top edge gilt. Boards show a little wear. A clean copy internally without foxing or ownership inscription. Unpaginated. Comprises 43 captioned full-page sketches.
Published : James McKelvie & Sons, Greenock 1886, First Edition
£150.00

Michie Greta (Editor) - A Glen Anthology

Softback. A very good copy in wraps which have one closed tear on the back cover. A lovely clean tight copy. Pp.[xiv],69. An anthology of verse concerning or connected in some way with Glenesk and district.
Published : Privately Published for the Glenesk Trust 1962, Second Edition
£15.00

Michie, Rev. John Grant (Editor) - The Records of Invercauld MDXLVII- MDCCCXXVIII

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in the original cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and decorated in gilt on the upper board. Small closed tear in spine cloth. No. 441 of 525 copies. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.viii,[iv],523. 8 full-page tissue-guarded plartes. One double-page map. Includes a genealogy of the Clan Farquharson.
Published : New Spalding Club, Aberdeen 1901, First Edition
£90.00

Miers, Mary; Dean, Marcus - Scotland's Endangered Houses

Softback. 4to. A near very good copy. Ownership inscription. 144 pages. Black and white photographic illustrations throughout. Provides "a unique record of 140 beautiful but abandoned country houses in Scotland."
Published : SAVE Britain's Heritage, London 1990, First Edition
£20.00

Millais John Guille - The Wildfowler in Scotland

4to. A good copy in a half vellum binding lettered in gilt on the spine. Internally very good. Top edge gilt. No ownership inscription and not foxed. Pp.xv,167. Photogravure frontispiece after a drawing by Sir. J.E. Millais, 8 photogravure plates, 2 colour plates and 50 illustrations from the author's drawings and from photographs.
Published : Longmans Green & Co, London 1901, First Edition
£150.00

Millar A. H. (Editor) - The First History of Dundee 1776

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine. No ownership inscription and not foxed. Pp.xxviii,272. Frontispiece. Folding map at rear. This is the first publication of this manuscript which is anonymous but was probably written by Alexander Nicoll. It includes a very interesting description of Dundee in the middle of the 18th century. Includes a short bibliography of Dundee histories.
Published : David Winter & Son, Dundee 1923, First Edition
£32.00

Millar A.H. (Editor) - A Selection of Scottish Forfeited Estates Papers 1715;1745 Edited from the Original Documents with Introduction and Appendices

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. A nice clean copy without ownership inscription or foxing. Pp.xlvii,386.
Published : T & A Constable for the Scottish History Society, Edinburgh 1909, First Edition
£25.00

Millar A.H. (editor) - The Book of Record a Diary Written By Patrick First Earl of Strathmore and Other Documents Relating to Glamis Castle 1684-1689

Hardback. In the original dark blue cloth which is quite badly damp-faded to the spine (although the lettering is quite readable). Internally very good and unopened. Pp.xlvi,194. Frontispiece and two other illustrations. Introduction and Notes by the editor. Illustrates the social life of the Scottish upper classes in the 1680's.
Published : T & A Constable for the Scottish History Society, Edinburgh 1890, First Edition
£18.00

Millar A.H. (editor) - The First History of Dundee 1776

A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine. Cloth a little faded at foot of spine. Smallish ownership inscription. Pp.xxviii,272. Frontispiece. Folding map at rear. This is the first publication of this manuscript which is anonymous but was probably written by Alexander Nicoll. It includes a very interesting description of Dundee in the middle of the 18th century. Includes a short bibliography of Dundee histories.
Published : David Winter & Son, Dundee 1923, First Edition
£30.00

Millar D.A. (Editor) - George Buchanan: a Memorial 1506-1906

Hardback. A good copy in cream cloth. Spine darkened with lettering difficult to read. Top edge gilt. Bookplate. A little foxing. Pp.xix,490. 36 illustrations. Part I of the book consists of essays on Buchanan and Part II contains examples of his own writings in Latin with English translation.
Published : W.C. Henderson & Son, University Press, St. Andrews 1907, First Edition
£20.00

Millar Robins (Foreword) - Glasgow Its Character Romance and Charm

Illustrated by Robert Eadie.
Nd. c. 1926. A very good copy. Upper board a little marked. This is number 343 of a limited edition of 500 copies on hand-made paper. 16 full-page tipped-in illustrations of Glasgow scenes with a brief commentary on the facing page.
Published : H&J Pillans & Wilson , First Edition
£25.00

Millar W. J. - The Clyde from Its Source to the Sea

Hardback. A good plus copy in the original decoarated cloth. Smallish cup mark on rear board. Neat ownership inscription. Pp.xii,324. Illustrated. Deals with the development of the Clyde "as a navigable river, the rise and progress of marine engineering and shipbuilding on its banks, and the leading historical, geological, and meteorological features of the Clyde valley."
Published : Blackie & Son, London 1888, First Edition
£25.00

Miller Hugh - Edinburgh and Its Neighbourhood Geological And Historical with the Geology of the Bass Rock

Hardback. A good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt. Half inch tear in cloth at join of spine and lower board. Moderate foxing to early pages and foxing to two plates but overall this is a decent copy. Hinges sound. Pp.xi,313 + 2pp of author's works and 24 pages of adverts. Three plates. Preface by the author's widow.
Published : Adam & Charles Black, Edinburgh 1864, First Edition
£40.00

Miller Hugh - Essays Historical and Biographical, Political and Social, Literary and Scientific

A very good copy in green pebbled cloth, the only fault being small tears in the cloth at the spine ends. Pp.xiii,495 + 16pp. adverts. These essays were originally published in the "Witness" newspaper and were brought together for publication in book form after the author's death.
Published : Adam & Charles Black, Edinburgh 1862, First Edition
£40.00