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Steers J.A. - The Coastline of Scoltland

Hardback. A near fine copy in a similar, although price-clipped dustwraper. Pp.xv,335. 68 illustrations. Lacks the geological map at end. (This is frequently missing). "A comprehensive survey of the nature and physiography of the coastline of mainland Scotland and the islands which border it".
Published : Cambridge University Press 1973, First Edition
£15.00

Stenhouse William - The Scots Musical Museum Originally Published By James Johnson with Illustrations of the Lyric Poetry and Music of Scotland By William Stenhouse -Two Volumes Complete

Hardbacks. A good two volume set in red cloth. Spines a bit faded and spotted but lettering clear. In a rather worn box. Clean internally with no foxing, ownership inscription or other marking. Vol. I, pp. xxiii,viii,cxxxiv,vi,620. Vol.II,pp.540,xxxiv. This is a facsimile reproduction of the four volume edition of 1853 with a new foreword by Henry George Farmer.
Published : Folklore Associates, Hatboro, Pennsylvania 1962,
£80.00

Stephen Rev. R.M. (Edited By Morison Rev. R.) - Glimpses of Portrona Being Pictures True to Life of Stornoway People of a Generation Well Nigh Past

Hardback. Nd. 1920s? A good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on spine. The front end-papers show the remains of a label and a pocket indicating a library provenance but there are no other library markings. Pp.vii,280. Portrait frontispiece. Reminiscences of Stornoway and its people followed by poetical reflections. Includes also a biographical sketch of the author by the editor. Uncommon.
Published : William Grant Stornoway Gazette, First Edition
£50.00

Stephen Rev. William - The Poetical Works of Michael Bruce with Life and Writings

Softback. A good copy in flexible blue cloth covers. 208 pages + adverts. Illustrated.
Published : J. And R. Parlane, Paisley 1895, First Edition
£10.00

Stephen W. - History of the Scottish Church - 2 Volume Set

Hardbacks. A good plus two volume set in the original green cloth lettered in gilt. A little wear to spine ends and board tips and spine of Volume II is a little marked. No ownership inscription and little foxing. Vol. 1,pp.xv,584 + adverts. Two maps. Vol. II,pp.xxii,712 + errata page and adverts. A history of the church in Scotland from earliest times to 1895.
Published : David Douglas, Edinburgh 1894, First Edition
£40.00

Stephenson William - "I Remain Unvanquished!" The Incredible 1000 Year History of the Armstrong Family

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt. Board tips slightly bumped. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.vii,183. Map end-papers. Illustrated. The story of the Scottish Border family of Armstrong.
Published : The Great Northern Pulp and Paper Group, Ontario, Canada 1989,
£50.00

Steuart Robert - Legends from the Lothians Pastoral and Otherwise

Hardback. Nd. c. 1900? A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt. Small ownership inscription. Pp.vii,209. Appears to be short stories of country life in the Lothians rather than folk-tales or legends.
Published : Andrew Elliot, Edinburgh, First Edition
£26.00

Steven Campbell - The Story of Scotland's Hills

Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's blue cloth with title in silver on spine. Previous owner's bookplace on front fixed end-paper.. Many black and white photographs. 192 pages. Very good illustrated dustwrapper which has no teasrs and is not price-clipped.
Published : Robert Hale, London 1975, First Edition
£7.00

Steven William - History of George Heriot's Hospital, with a Memoir of the Founder, Together with an Account of the Heriot Foundation Schools New Edition Revised and Enlarged By Frederick W. Bedford D.C.L.,

Hardback. 12mo. A good copy in a full leather binding lettered and decorated in gilt. Some tearing at joins of spine and boards but boards holding although a little loose. All edges gilt. Marbled end-papers. Pp.xxii,[i],390. Five illustrations including folding pedigree and double-page map.
Published : Bell & Bradfute, Edinburgh 1859, New Edition
£45.00

Steven William - Memoir of George Heriot; with the History of the Hospital Founded By Him in Edinburgh; and an Account of the Heriot Foundation Schools

Hardback. 12mo. A very good copy in a full leather binding decorated in gilt on spine and lettered in gilt on a red title-piece. Five raised bands on spine. School motto and coat of arms of George Heriot embossed on upper and lower boards. Marbled edges and end-papers. Not foxed and no ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xxii,256. Frontispiece, title page vignette, one other illustration and folding plan. A nice, clean copy.
Published : Bell & Bradfute, Edinburgh 1845, First Edition
£45.00

Steven William - The History of the High School of Edinburgh

Hardback. A good copy in the original cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and with the arms of the city of Edinburgh in gilt on the upper board. Ex Church of Scotland library with bookplate and one stamp. Pp.xx,367 + 220pp Appendices. 14 illustrations. A comprehensive history of the school from 1519 to 1849.
Published : MacLachlan and Stewart, Edinburgh 1849, First Edition
£35.00

Stevenson R. L. - R.L. Stevenson Memories

Illustrated by Jessie M. King.
Softcover. A good copy with illustrated cover by Jessie M. King. No inscriptions. 25 black and white tipped-in- photographs of places and people associated with R.L.S. and of R.L S. himself.. Some foxing to pages.Some rubbing to edges of covers. Protected in a removable cover.
Published : T.N. Foulis, Edinburgh 1912, First Edition
£30.00

Stevenson Rev. John - Mycologia Scotica. The Fungi of Scotland and Their Geographical Distribution

Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and decorated in gilt on the upper board. The boards are now protected by a clear, removable sleeve. No ownership inscription and little foxing. Largely unopened. Pp.xx,442. Folding frontispiece map. Index.
Published : Cryptogamic Society of Scotland, Edinburgh 1879, First Edition
£34.00

Stevenson Robert Louis - Underwoods

Hardback. A very good copy. A little wear at spine ends. No ownership or other inscription. Moderate, mainly, fore-edge, foxing. Pp.xv,138 + 32pp adverts dated July 1887. Poems in Scots and English.
Published : Chatto & Windus, London 1887, First Edition
£25.00

Stevenson Robert Louis - The New Lighthouse on the Dhu Heartach Rock, Argyllshire

Softback. As new and unopened in its cellophane wrapper. Stevenson's esay, drafted in 1872 and now first published "tells the story of the construction of the Dhu Heartach lighthouse on an isolated, menacing rock fifteen miles at sea in the North Atlantic, off the west coast of Scotland". Includes a number of other unpublished sketches by RLS and a substantial introduction by Roger G. Swearingen titled "Robert Louis Stevenson and Lighthouses".
Published : Northern Lighthouse Board, Edinburgh 1995, First Edition
£18.00

Stewart Agnes M. - Life of Mary Queen of Scots

Small thick 8vo. A good copy in green cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. All edges gilt. Bevelled edges. Gift inscription. Pp.xxiii,572. Frontispiece and five illustrations. A rather uncommon biography of Scotland's most famous queen.
Published : Burns and Oates, London 1885, First Edition
£25.00

Stewart Alexander - Reminiscences of Dunfermline and Neighbourhood, Illustrative of Dunfermline Life Sixty Years Ago--with Chronological Appendix 1064-1888

Hardback. A fair copy in soiled boards. Internally good. Pp.vi,[2],296. Frontispiece and six illustrations. Dunfermline life in the first half of the 19th century. A good reading copy.
Published : Scott & Ferguson and J. Menzies & Co, Edinburgh 1889, Second Edition
£18.00