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Robertson D. - South Leith Records Compiled from the Parish Registers for the Years 1588 to 1700; and from Other Original Sources

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. Bevelled edges. No ownership inscription. Some edge and end-paper foxing. 222 pages. Illustrated.
Published : Andrew Elliot, Edinburgh 1911, First Edition
£40.00

Robertson Derek - Highland Sketchbook a Year in Glen Esk

4to. A fine copy in a near fine, price-clipped, dustwrapper. Pp.ix,165. Numerous illustrations by the author, mostly in colour. A sketchbook, (mainly) of the wild life of a Highland glen.
Published : HarperCollins, London 1992, First Edition
£10.00

Robertson Forbes W. And Mckelvie Alastair - Scottish Rock Gardening in the 20th Century

Hardback. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. Pp.xi,272. Frontispiece and 243 illustrations nearly all in colour. "Covers all aspects of the development of rock gardening in Scotland".
Published : The Scottish Rock Garden Club 2000, First Edition
£12.00

Robertson Forrest and Ross David - The First 100 Years of Hampden

Nd. 2003? A very good copy in illustrated card covers. 218pp. Many colour and black and white ilustrations. This is the official centenary book which tells Hampden's story in words and pictures.
Published : First Press Publishing, Glasgow, First Edition
£10.00

Robertson George - Tennis in Scotland 100 Years of the Scottish Lawn Tennis Association 1895-1995

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Inscribed presentation copy from the author. 317 pages. Numerous illustrations.
Published : Scottish Lawn Tennis Association, Edinburgh 1995, First Edition
£11.00

Robertson Iain J. M. - Landscapes of Protest in the Scottish Highlands After 1914: The Later Highland Land Wars

Hardback. A very good copy. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.x,256. Figures. Tables. A detailed academic study into the land protests in the Scottish Highlands in the early 20th century.
Published : Ashgate Publishing, Limited, Farnham, Surrey 2013, First Edition
£50.00

Robertson John F. - The Story of Galloway

A very good copy without dustwrapper. 214pp. 45 plates. This is "an attempt to give an account in narrative form of life in Galloway at different stages in its development".
Published : George Outram & Co, Castle Douglas 1971, Reprint
£5.00

Robertson Joseph - Scottish Abbeys and Cathedrals

A good copy in olive green cloth lettered in gilt. Pp.xxxix, 110. Frontispiece. Includes a biographical memoir of the author.
Published : D.Wyllie & Son, Aberdeen 1891, First Edition
£12.00

Robertson Leo - Compton Mackenzie an Appraisal of His Literary Work

Hardback. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt. No ownership inscription and little foxing. 230 pages. Frontispiece.
Published : The Richards Press, London 1954, First Edition
£7.00

Robertson Mima - Old Dunfermline

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 144 pages. Illustrated. The story of Dunfermline from its beginnings to the start of the 20th century.
Published : Paul Harris Publishing, Edinburgh 1979, First Edition
£8.00

Robertson T.A. - Mair Laeves Fae Vagaland

Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt. In a good dustwrapper with very small chips and a tear at the spine ends. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. 58 pages. Poems in the Shetland dialect.
Published : The Shetland Times, Lerwick 1965, First Edition
£35.00

Robertson William (Edited By Rev. R.M. Robertson) - William Robertson of the Carrubber's Close Mission : Reminiscences of a Life of Blessing

Hardback. A good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt. A little bowed at foot of spine. Ownership inscriptions. Pp.175 + 16pp publisher's list of "notable books on foreign missions." Tissue-guarded frontispiece. Mainly narrates incidents which took place while the author was a Missionary at the Carrubber's Close Mission in Edinburgh with some further material relating to Pilrig school in Edinburgh and evangelising in the USA.
Published : Oliphant, Anderson & Ferrier, Edinburgh and London 1914, First Edition
£18.00

Robertson, Alan - Lion Rampant and Winged: Commemorative History of Scottish Aviation Limited

Hardback. A very good copy in a red leatherette binding lettered in gilt. In a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. Small previous owner's label on front end-paper. Pp.ix,269. Numerous black and white illustrations. A history of the aircraft company which became the civil aircraft division, Prestwick, of British Aerospace plc.
Published : Published By the Author 1986, First Edition
£28.00

Robinson Mairi (Editor) - The Concise Scots Dictionary

A very good hardback copy without dustwrapper. Pp.xli,819. Includes a short history of the Scots language.
Published : Aberdeen University Press 1985, First Edition
£11.00

Robinson Richard - History of the Queen's Park Football Club 1867 - 1917

Hadback. A good plus copy in a green leather binding. Smallish chip at top of spine and some fading to spine but the lettering remains clear. Ownership inscription on front end-paper otherwise a clean, unmarked copy without foxing. Pp.vi,[1],446. Frontispiece and 16 illustrations. A history of the oldest association football club in Scotland and one of the oldest in the world.
Published : Hay Nisbet & Co, Glasgow 1920, First Edition
£145.00

Robinson, Samuel - Reminiscences of Wigtonshire (Wigtownshire)

Hardback. A very good copy in laminated boards. 105 pages. First published in 1872 this is a record of the author's early days in Kirkinner in the Machars and Kirkcolm in the Rhinns at the end of the 18th and start of the 19th centuries.
Published : GC Book Publishers Ltd, Wigtown 1995, Reprint
£9.00

Robson James - The Churches and Churchyards of Berwickshire

Hardback. A very good copy in maroon quarter leather with some rubbing to spine ends. Not foxed and no ownership inscription. Pp.viii,227. Interesting gravestones, lists of ministers etc. A little pencil writing in text.
Published : J & J H Rutherfurd, Kelso 1896, First Edition
£35.00

Robson W.S. - Hawick Place Names a Study of Their Origin and Derivation

Illustrated by Allan Watt Robson.
Softback. A good copy. Pictorial front cover. 82 pages. Includes a series of pictorial reconstructions of Hawick at different periods through the ages. Some pencil marking.
Published : John Murray Hood, Hawick 1947, First Edition
£10.00

Robson, Adam - Edinburgh Borderers Rugby Football Club: The Saga of a Club

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xxix,325. Numerous illustrations. The history of a rugby club published to mark its 75th anniversary.
Published : Edinburgh Borderers Rugby Football Club Committee 1996, First Edition
£15.00

Robson, Adam - The saga of a Ship : The Earl of Zetland

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Gift inscription on front end-paper. 336 pages. Many illustrations. The story of a ship which became the lifeline of the people of Shetland, of the men who manned her and those who sailed in her.
Published : The Shetland Times Ltd, Lerwick 1982, First Edition
£12.00