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Nimmo Ian - Scotland at War

4to. Softcover. A very good copy. A photographic record of the Scottish home front during the Second World War. 195 photographs and drawings.
Published : Archive Publications 1989, First Edition
£7.00

Nisbett Hamilton More - Oxenfoord and Its Owners

Hardback. A very good copy. Limited edition of 300 copies. 80 pages. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. Largely unopened. Frontispiece. The story of a country house in Midlothian and its owners.
Published : William Brown, Edinburgh 1932, First Edition
£15.00

Niven Thomas Eric - East Kilbride the History of Parish and Village

Hardback. A good plus copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. Moderate rubbing/wear at head of spine and board tips. Very good internally with no ownership inscription. 330 pages. 22 plates. Edition limited to 1000 copies.
Published : Wilson Guthrie and Lang Ltd, Glasgow 1965, First Edition
£28.00

Niven Thomas Eric - East Kilbride: The History of Parish and Village

Hardback. A very good copy in a dark blue leatherette binding lettered in gilt. In a very good, price-clipped, dustwrapper which is a little faded on the spine. Gift inscription on front free end-paper. 330 pages. 22 plates. First published in 1965 in an edition of 1000 copies this reprint is also limited to 1000 copies. The standard history of East Kilbride.
Published : Gavin Watson Ltd., Glasgow 1988, Reprint
£23.00

Norie W. Drummond - Loyal Lochaber Historical Genealogical and Traditionary with Introductory Poem By Alice C. MacDonell of Keppoch Bardess to the Clan Donald Society

Hardback. A near very good copy in decorated brown cloth boards. Top edge gilt. A little wear to spine ends. Ownership inscription and small label of the Drambuie collection. Pp.xxvii,487. Numerous illustrations. Endeavours to collect "all that is of most interest in the authentic history and traditionary lore of Lochaber and to rescue from possible oblivion its many old-world stories and quaint legends".
Published : Morison Brothers, Glasgow 1898, First Edition
£95.00

Normand Tom - Scottish Photography: A History

Hardback. A near fine copy in a very good dustwrapper which has one small edge tear. Signed by the author on the title page. No ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.188 + 3pp index. 142 illustrations including colour.
Published : Luath Press Ltd, Edinburgh 2007, First Edition
£15.00

Norris Pipe Major W. - The Glendaruel Collection: Bagpipe Music Comprising Marches, Strathspeys & Reels

Nd. c. 1951? Internally good but paper covers are rather worn, marked and torn with ink blot at top corner of first few pages. 61pp. Includes 24 Marches, 12 Strathspeys and 12 Reels.
Published : Mozart Allan, Glasgow,
£15.00

O'Leary, Patrick - Sir James Mackintosh : The Whig Cicero

Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's red cloth with title in gilt on spine. 13 Black and white illustrations. No inscriptions. Pp.ix, 226. Very good dustwrapper which is protected in a removable cover. Judge, historian, politician, honoured in his lifetime by Oxford, Aberdeen, Glasgow, Harvard and Revolutionary France, James Mackintosh was one of the best loved and worst hated men of his time (1765-1832)
Published : Aberdeen University Press, Aberdeen 1989, First Edition
£18.00

Ogilvie, Will H. - My Lie in the Open

Hardback. A near very good copy in the original cloth which is lettered in gilt on the spine. A little wear to board tips and spine ends. Top edge gilt. Neat ownership inscription on front fixed end-paper. Pp.xii,303. Tissue-guarded frontispiece. Covers the author's life in various countries but the main sections are on the Australian bush and the Scottish Borders.
Published : T. Fisher Unwin, London 1908, First Edition
£60.00

Ogston Derek - The Life and Work of George Leslie Hunter 1877-1931

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Shows a touch of wear at the board tips. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 144 pages. Numerous colour plates. Black and white illustrations. Hunter was one of the four "Scottish Colourists" who added a new dimension to Scottish painting and whose work influenced generations of later artists.
Published : Baillieknowe Publishing, Stichill, Kelso 2002, First Edition
£35.00

Oliver John W. And Smith J.C. (Editors) - A Scots Anthology from the Thirteenth to the Twentieth Century

A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which is frayed and torn at the head of the spine. Some fore-edge foxing. Ppxxxvii,518. Title page designed by Joan Hassall. This is a book of poems in Scots from the 13th to the 20th century.
Published : Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh 1949, First Edition
£6.00

Oliver, Mrs. Of Thornwood - Hawick and the Borders Three Hundred Years Ago

Hardback. A good copy in maroon cloth lettered in gilt on upper board. Inscribed "with the author's king regards." 80 pages. Corner torn from p.79/80 but only two letters (and no words) have been lost. This was a Paper read before the Hawick Archaeological Society on 10th March 1875 and published at the Society's request.
Published : James Haining & Co, Hawick 1875, First Edition
£50.00

Olsen, Judy - Old Jedburgh

Softback. Oblong 8vo. A very good copy. 48 pages. A book of photographs of Jedburgh in days gone by.
Published : Stenlake Publishing 2003, First Edition
£10.00

Olsen, Judy - Old Melrose, St Boswells and Bowden

Softback. Oblong 8vo. A very good copy. 48 pages. A photographic record.
Published : Stenlake Publishing 2005, First Edition
£9.00

Omand Donald (Editor) - The Argyll Book

Hardback. A near fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper. A clean copy with no ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xiv,304. 42 plates. 30 figures. 11 maps. An excellent introduction to one of the most beautiful and interesting parts of Scotland.
Published : Birlinn Ltd, Edinburgh 2004, First Edition
£20.00

Omand Donald (Editor) - The Borders Book

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Pp.xvi,272. 34 plates. 12 figures. A collection of essays which "provides the definitive story of the Scottish Borders".
Published : Birlinn, Edinburgh 1995, First Edition
£14.00

Omand Donald (Editor) - The Caithness Book

Hardback. A very good copy. In a good dustwrapper which is a little chipped at the spine ends. No ownership inscription. A little edge foxing but clean internally. Pp.xvi,271. 40 plates. 22 figures/maps. Foreword by Neil Gunn.
Published : Highland Printers, Inverness 1972, First Edition
£12.00

Omand Donald (Editor) - The Caithness Book

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. A lovely clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xvi,271. 40 plates. 22 figures. Foreword by Neil Gunn.
Published : Highland Printers, Inverness 1972, First Edition
£14.00

Omand Donald (Editor) - The Moray Book

Hardback. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. Pp.xiv,307. 33 illustrations. 13 figures. A study, by a team of writers, of the history, traditions, industry and natural environment of the District of Moray in north-east Scotland.
Published : Paul Harris Publishing, Edinburgh 1976, First Edition
£20.00

Or Gavin - Tapestry of Tillypronie

Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt on the upper board. In a just about good dustwrapper which shows some edge wear and tear and some sellotape repairs but which is virtually complete. A clean copy internally with no ownership inscription or other marking. 101 pages. Illustrations. Maps. Addendum page loosely laid in. A compilation of material about the area around the estate of Tillypronie on Donside.
Published : Privately Published 1971, First Edition
£25.00

Pagan John H. - Annals of Ayr in The Olden Time 1560-1692

Hardback. A very good copy in the original cloth. 117 pages. 4 illustrations.
Published : Alex. Fergusson, Ayr 1897, First Edition
£35.00

Parry His Honour Sir Edward - The Persecution of Mary Stewart the Queen's Cause: a Study in Criminology

Hardback. A very good copy in black cloth lettered in gilt on spine. Ownership inscription of George Scott Moncrieff. Pp.xvii,364. 8 plates. The story (and a vindication) of Mary Queen of Scots.
Published : Cassell, London 1931, First Edition
£10.00

Paterson James - James the Fifth: The "Gudeman of Ballangeich:" His Poetry and Adventures

Hardback. A fair copy in mauve boards. Spine darkened with wear to ends and edges. New front end-paper. Lacks rear end-paper. Upper rear hinge cracked. Ink writing on rear fixed end-paper. Pp.viii,305. This is a biography of King James Fifth of Scotland who wrote poetry and went among the people as "the gudeman of Ballangeich". An uncommon title.
Published : William P. Nimmo, Edinburgh 1861, First Edition
£18.00