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Watt Francis - The Book of Edinburgh Anecdote

A very good copy. 293pp. + adverts. Frontispiece and 32 illustrations. Chapters on Surgeons and Doctors, The Women of Edinburgh, the Supernatural, Parliament House and Lawyers etc.
Published : T.N. Foulis, London and Edinburgh 1913, Reprint
£9.00

Watt Lauchlan MacLean - Scottish Life and Poetry

Hardback. A good copy in reddish-brown cloth lettered in gilt. Some fading to spine. Ownership inscription. Top edge gilt. Pp.viii,509. Errata slip. A survey of Scottish poetry from earliest times.
Published : James Nisbet & Co, London 1912, First Edition
£9.00

Watt, D.E.R. And Murray, A.L. (Editors) - Fasti Ecclesiae Scoticanae Medii Aevi Ad Annum 1638

Hardback. A near fine copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. A clean copy without ownership inscription, foxing or other internal marking. Pp.xxxi,536. Comprises lists of office-holders in the Scottish church from he late eleventh to the early seventeenth centuries arranged by diocese and giving dates. There is an index of names.
Published : Scottish Record Society, Edinburgh 2003, Revised Edition
£50.00

Webster David - Scottish Highland Games

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 143 pages. Many illustrations. Inmcludes chapters on Highland Dancing, The Bagpipes of Scotland, The Heavy Events etc.
Published : Reprographia, Edinburgh 1973, First Edition
£7.00

Webster David & Dinnie Gordon - Scottish Highland Games

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Signed by the author. 143pp. Profusely illustrated. A comprehensive study of Scottish Highland Games.
Published : Reprographia, Edinburgh 1973,
£8.00

Webster J. M. And Duncan A. A. M. (Editors) - Regality of Dunfermline Court Book 1531 - 1538

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. In a near very good dustwrapper which has a little edge chipping. No ownership inscription. A little edge foxing. Pp.x,233. Frontispiece. Three folding maps in pockets (in fact four maps as there are two copies of one!). In addition to a transcript of the Court Book (understood to be the oldest Regality Court Book in existence) there is an Introduction and Notes.
Published : The Carnegie Dunfermline Trust 1953, First Edition
£30.00

Webster J.M. - History of Carnock (Fife)

Hardback. A near very good copy. Spine a little faded but lettering readable. Ownership inscription on front free end-paper. A little fore-edge foxing. Pp.xvi,363. Eight illustrations. A history of the parish of Carnock in west Fife. Uncommon.
Published : William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh and London 1938, First Edition
£45.00

Webster Jack - The Dons the History of Aberdeen Football Club

A very good copy in a good, complete, dustwrapper with an externally repaired closed tear. 224pp. Illustrated.
Published : Stanley Paul & Co. Ltd., London 1978, First Edition
£7.00

Webster Rev. J.M. - Dunfermline Abbey

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 259pp. 11 illustrations. The personal and human history of the Abbey.
Published : The Carnegie Dunfermline Trust 1948, First Edition
£7.00

Weir William - The Weir Group: The History of a Scottish Engineering Legend, 1872-2008

Hardback. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. Pp.xviii,254. Illustrated. Described as "an invaluable record of a Scottish engineering legend."
Published : Profile Books, London 2008, First Edition
£10.00

Weir, Tom - Highland Days

Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's blue cloth with title in gilt on spine. No inscriptions. 31 black and white photographs by the author. 141 pages. A near very good dustwrapper which has 2 small closed tears, is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover. A book of the outdoor life, camping and climbing in Highland Scotland in the 1930s.
Published : Gordon Wright, Edinburgh 1984, First Edition Thus
£10.00

Weir, Tom - The Scottish Lochs 2

Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's green cloth with title in gilt on spine. Many black and white photographs. No inscriptions. 246 pages. Very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped. This volume covers some of the most unusual lochs in Scotland and contains detailed information on a wildlife and plant life rich in arctic associations.
Published : Constable, London 1972, First Edition
£5.00

West T.W. - A History of Architecture in Scotland

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Ownership inscription largely hidden by inner flap of wrapper. 208pp. Frontispiece and eight plates.
Published : University of London Press 1967, First Edition
£6.00

West T.W. - A History of Architecture in Scotland

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 208pp. 13 plates. 115 drawings by the author. A concise survey of the entire field of architecture in Scotland from prehistoric times to the present day.
Published : University of London Press 1967, First Edition
£6.00

Westwood Peter J. - Jean Armour Mrs Robert Burns an Illustrated Biography Including Sketches on the Lives of Sarah Burns and Jessy Lewars

Illustrated by James Drysdale.
Hardback. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. No. 145 of 1000 hardback copies. Signed by the author. 180 pages. Numerous black and white illustrations. A biography of the wife of the famous poet.
Published : Creedon Publications, Dumfries 1996, First Edition
£30.00

Whatley Christopher A. (Editor) - John Galt 1779-1979

A near fine copy in a similar dustwrapper. 212pp. Map. 8 illustrations. Comprises essays to commemorate the bicentenary of Galt's birth.
Published : The Ramsay Head Press, Edinburgh 1979, First Edition
£5.00

White Francis Buchanan W. - The Flora of Perthshire

Hardback. A fair copy only with tears to the spine, gilt number on spine and stamps of a Perthshire society. Some neat ink and pencil annotations (generally giving further locations or names for species). Pp.lix,447. Edited with an introduction and life of the author, a list of his scientific publications, and an appendix by James W.H. Trail. Frontispiece portrait. Map. A working copy.
Published : William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh 1898, First Edition
£14.00