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Stewart Elizabeth - Dunkeld an Ancient City - Local Lore Persons and Places

Hardback. A very good copy still in the original clear glassine wrapper. A nice clean copy with no ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.[xii],150. Frontispiece and 12 illustrations. First published in 1926 this is "a short and concise history of Dunkeld, along with other ponits of interest."
Published : Norman Burns, Dunkeld 1979, Reprint
£17.00

Stewart G.D. (Editor) - Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce and Manufactures Formed in the Year 1785 Incorporated By Royal Charter in the Year 1786 160th Anniversary 1785-1945

Hardback. Nd. c.1945. A near very good copy in green leather covers lettered in gilt. Small tear at join of spine and front cover. No ownership inscription. 80 pages. 4 illustrations. The main part of the book is a brief account of forty historic Edinburgh firms.
Published : , Edinburgh, Second Edition
£10.00

Stewart of Ardvorlich, John - The Camerons : A History of Clan Cameron

Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. In a good dustwrapper which shows some rubbing and which has a couple of closed edge tears. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. Neat ownership inscription hidden by inner flap of wrapper. Pp.xix,[i],344. Frontispiece and 24 plates, some in colour. Folding map in rear pocket. Family pedigrees. Foreword by Cameron of Locheil. An up-to-date history of the clan written for the Clan Cameron Association.
Published : The Clan Cameron Association 1974, First Edition
£50.00

Stewart, Ian - The Glasgow Tramcar

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in laminated boards. Small ownership label on front end-paper. 200 pages. Numerous illustrations including colour. A "unique and detailed account of the Glasgow tramway fleet".
Published : Scottish Tramway Museum Society, Glasgow 1983, First Edition
£18.00

Stirling A. M. W. - Fyvie Castle Its Lairds and Their Times

Hardback. A good copy in dark blue cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. The boards are flecked with a few spots of white (paint?). A little wear to spine ends. Gift inscription on front end-paper. Pp.xvi,426. Many illustrations.
Published : John Murray, London 1928, First Edition
£30.00

Stirling A. M. W. - Fyvie Castle Its Lairds and their Times

Hardback. A very good, bright, copy in blue cloth with illustration of the castle inlaid on the upper board. Neat gift inscription on front end-paper. Some edge foxing but internally clean. Pp.xvi,426 + 6pp publisher's adverts. Frontispiece and 28 illustrations. The book gives "a brief survey of the successive Lairds of Fyvie [Setons, Gordons, Forbes-Leiths etc] and the times in which they lived; together with some mention of other lives and incidents which have become associated with the story of the old Castle."
Published : John Murray, London 1928, First Edition
£35.00

Stirling R. McD. - Inveresk Parish Lore from Pagan Times

A very good copy in the original maroon cloth which shows some fading to the spine. 234 pages. 18 illustrations. The story of the ancient and historic parish of Inveresk near Edinburgh.
Published : T.C. Blair, Musselburgh 1894, First Edition
£28.00

Stirton The Reverend John - Glamis Castle Its Origin and History with the Brief Account of the Early Church of the Parish

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in publisher's brown cloth with title and decoration in gilt on front board. No inscriptions. Profusely illustrated throughouit in colour and black and white including tipped-in plates. Good illustrated dustwrapper which has a 2 inch piece missing at top of front panel and which is now protected in a removable cover.
Published : W. Shepherd, Forfar 1938, First Edition
£38.00

Stirton John (Editor) - Glamis a Parish History

Hardback. Small 4to. A very good copy in light brown cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Top edge gilt. Bevelled edges. A clean copy internally with no ownership inscription. Only foxing is to tissue-guard to frontispiece. Pp.xv,254. Numerous illustrations from photographs by the Lady Maud Bowes-Lyon and others.
Published : W. Shepherd, Forfar 1913, First Edition
£70.00

Stodart, Robert Riddle - Memorials of the Browns of Fordell Finmount and Vicarsgrange

Hardback. 4to. A near very good copy in brown cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Bevelled edges. Top edge gilt. No ownership inscription and not foxed. Pp.xii,240.+ 45 pages of armorial escutcheons in colour at end. 6 illustrations and a further 37 armorial escutcheons in colour. A Scottish family history uncommon in first edition.
Published : Privately Printed By T & A Constable , Edinburgh 1887, First Edition
£150.00

Stoddart Anna M. - John Stuart Blackie: a Biography

Hardbacks. A very good two volume set in dark green cloth lettered in gilt. Vol.1,pp.xiii,333 + adverts. Frontispiece. Vol.II,pp.viii,368. Frontispiece and one other illustration.
Published : William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh 1895, Third Edition
£25.00

Stoddart Thomas Todd - Angling Songs with a Memoir By Anna M. Stoddart

Hardback. A good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt. Spine a bit marked. Bookplate. Ownership inscription. Pp.ix,324. + 47 pp adverts. Frontispiece portrait. The memoir of the author comprises more than half the book.
Published : William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London 1889, First Edition
£30.00

Story Robert Herbert - William Carstares: A Character and Career of the Revolutionary Epoch (1649-1715)

A very good copy. Presentation copy from the author to Glasgow Archaeological Society with the Society's book plate. Some foxing to end-papers. 385pp plus 54p catalogue of MacMillan's books. Frontis. Carstares was a Scottish adviser to William of Orange.
Published : Macmillan, London 1874, First Edition
£20.00

Stott Gordon - Lord Advocate's Diary 1961-1966

A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. 250pp. Lord Stott's diary for the period when he was the principal law officer in Scotland.
Published : Aberdeen University Press 1991, Reprint
£6.00

Strawhorn John - The History of Prestwick

A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. Pp.viii,278. Many illustrations including colour. A history of the oldest burgh in Ayrshire.
Published : John Donald, Edinburgh 1994, First Edition
£35.00

Strawhorn, John - The History of Ayr : Royal Burgh and County Town

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is now protected in a clear removable sleeve. There is a stain at the foot of the wrapper which is only visible internally. A clean copy with no ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.vi,[ii],302. Illustrated in colour and black and white. "This history is an authoritative yet fascinating account of eight centuries of the royal burgh and county town."
Published : John Donald Publishers Ltd., Edinburgh 1989, First Edition
£15.00

Strickland Agnes - Life of Mary Queen of Scots [Two Volumes complete]

Hardbacks. A very good two volume set in blue cloth lettered in gilt. A little wear to boards of vol. I. One word ownership inscription on the front end-paper of volume I otherwise clean copies internally. Vol. I,pp.xi,462. Vol. II,pp.xii,508. Frontispiece to each volume. Publisher's adverts. at the end of each volume. Vol. II partly unopened. This is the Bohn's Library edition.
Published : George Bell & Sons, London 1907,
£25.00

Strong John - A History of Secondary Education in Scotland

A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Bookplate and one stamp of the Dominican Fathers, Edinburgh. Pp.viii,288 + adverts. This is an account of Scottish secondary education from early times to the Education Act of 1908.
Published : Clarendon Press, Oxford 1909, First Edition
£14.00