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Wilson, Alexander - The Chartist Movement in Scotland

Hardback. A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper which shows some rubbing to the spine. A nice clean copy internally without foxing or ownership inscription. Pp.ix,294. 14 plates. 8 figures.
Published : Augustus M. Kelley, New York 1970,
£12.00

Wilson, John - Orkney Journeys

Softback. A fair to good copy in paper covers. Covers chipped at spine ends. Smallish ink scribble on front cover. 98 pages. 29 illustrations. Two maps. Two pen sketches. Reminiscences of time spent on Orkney during the first half of the 20th century.
Published : W.R. Mackintosh the Kirkwall Press, Kirkwall 1961, First Edition
£18.00

Withrington Donald J and Grant Ian R. (General Editors) - The Statistical Account of Scotland 1791-1799 Edited By Sir John Sinclair Volume V Stewartry of Kirkcudbright and Wigtownshire

Hardback. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. Pp.xxxvi,575. This volume of the modern facsimile reprint of the first Statistical Account of Scotland has a new introduction by John R. Hume.
Published : EP Publishing Ltd. 1983, Reprint
£25.00

Wood James - The Seine Fishers

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is clean, complete and untorn. Ownership inscription on front end-paper. Some edge foxing. 192 pages. A fictional tale of Scottish seine-net fishermen.
Published : Gerald Duckworth & Co, London 1956, First Edition
£14.00

Wood, J. Maxwell - Smuggling in the Solway and Around the Galloway Sea-Board

Illustrated by John Copland.
Hardback. A good copy in light grey cloth with pictorial upper board. Lettered in white on the spine ( faded but readable) and upper board. No ownership inscription. Trace of a stain at the top of the front free end-paper. Wear to lower rear board tip. Patterned end-papers. Pp.208 + 16pp Appendix and Index. Frontispiece, route map showing roads used by smugglers, full-page drawings, tail-pieces and sections of admiralty charts. A study of the old smuggling days along the Gallowaty sea-board. A rather uncommon title.
Published : J. Maxwell & Son, Dumfries 1908, First Edition
£35.00

Wood, Marguerite (Editor) - Foreign Correspondence with Marie De Lorraine Queen of Scotland from the Originals in the Balcarres Papers 1537-1548

Hardback. A very good copy in dark green cloth lettered in gilt. Partly unopened. No ownership inscription and not foxed. Pp. xxxix, 256. Frontispiece. Marie de Lorraine was the second wife of King James V of Scotland and mother of Mary Queen of Scots.
Published : Scottish History Society, Edinburgh 1923, First Edition
£20.00

Wood, Marguerite (Editor) - Foreign Correspondence with Marie De Lorraine Queen of Scotland from the Originals in the Balcarres Papers 1548-1557

Hardback. A very good copy in dark green cloth lettered in gilt. Partly unopened. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.lxi,329. Marie de Lorraine was the second wife of King James V of Scotland and the mother of Mary, Queen of Scots.
Published : Scottish History Society, Edinburgh 1925, First Edition
£24.00

Wood, Sydney - The Shaping of Nineteenth Century Aberdeenshire

Hardback. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn but with some fading to the spine (although the lettering is clear) and with a little damp-staining (which is barely noticeable externally) to the spine ends. A nice clean copy internally without foxing or ownership inscription. Pp.x,312. 25 illustrations. Maps/plans. Tables. The first Part deals with Aberdeen shire in general while the next two Parts look in more depth at Inverurie and Fraserburgh.
Published : SPA Books, Stevenage 1985, First Edition
£12.00

Wormell Peter - Pinewoods of the Black Mount

Illustrated by Christopher Wormell.
Hardback. A fine copy in brown cloth lettered in black on white title-pieces to spine and upper board. 94 pages. Woodcuts. 2 maps. A study of the pine woods of the Black Mount area at the southern fringe of Rannoch Moor.
Published : The Countryman 2003, First Edition
£40.00

Wright Douglas - Peebles March Riding and Beltane Queen Festival Centenary Book

4to. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Presentation label on front end-paper. 276 pages. Numerous photographs including colour. The history of Peebles' Beltane Queen Festival written for the festival's centenary.
Published : Peebles March Riding and Beltane Queen Festival Committee 1999, Peebles 1999, First Edition
£25.00

Wright J.E.B. - Mountain Days in the Isle of Skye

Hardback. A good copy in blue cloth which is faded to the spine in particular but leaving the lettering clear. Smallish ownership label on front free end-paper but otherwise a nice copy internally. 239 pages. Numerous black and white illustrations. Climbing on the Black Cuillin in the early 1930s.
Published : The Moray Press, Edinburgh 1934, First Edition
£15.00

Yeoman, Peter - Medieval Scotland an Archaeological Perspective

Hardback. A near fine copy in a similar dustwraper. Ownership inscription. 128 pages. 16 colour plates. 101 black and white illustrations.
Published : B.T. Batsford Ltd/Historic Scotland, London 1995, First Edition
£20.00

Yerbury Trevor; Cant Malcolm - Yerbury: A Photographic Collection, 1850-1993

Hardback. 4to. A near fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper. Gift inscription on half-title. 192 pagres. Foreword by Richard Demarco. A book of photographs, many of Edinburgh but including some portraits, taken by four generations of the Yerbury family of photographers.
Published : Mercat Press, Edinburgh 1993, First Edition
£27.00

Yerbury, Trevor; Cant, Malcolm - Yerbury: A Photographic Collection, 1850-1993

Hardback. 4to. A near fine copy in a very good dustwrapper. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other marking. 192 pages. A fascinating collection of Edinburgh photographs taken by four generations of the Yerbury family of photographers, the earliest dating from the 1850s.
Published : Mercat Press, Edinburgh 1993, First Edition
£30.00

Young Douglas - Scotland

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. 268pp. The author was a professor of classics and a chairman of the Scottish National Party.
Published : Cassell, London 1971, First Edition
£6.00