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Tranter Nigel - Poetic Justice

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. No ownership inscription. 406 pages.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1996, First Edition
£15.00

Tranter Nigel - Rio D'Oro

A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper which is missing a very small piece at the foot of the spine and with one or two nicks and closed edge tears. Mark - about one inch by half an inch - on inner flap of wrapper. Some spine lean. Signed by author on title page. 254pp. A fairly difficult title to find in wrapper and even more so signed by the author. Photograph available by request.
Published : Ward Lock, London 1955, First Edition
£100.00

Tranter Nigel - Robert the Bruce; the Steps to the Empty Throne; the Path of the Hero King; the Price of the King's Peace

The complete trilogy all in very good condition in very good dustwrappers. All dustwrappers are complete and untorn. Two are slightly faded on the spine. No ownership inscription and just a few spots of fore-edge foxing. Approx. 1050 pages in total.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London, Reprint
£45.00

Tranter Nigel - Scottish Castles - Tales and Traditions

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. 128 pages. Nigel Tranter has made a personal selection of 35 castles, "selected brush strokes from a huge canvas," and dipped into the vast wealth and tradition enshrined in their history.
Published : Macdonald, Edinburgh 1982, First Edition
£20.00

Tranter Nigel - The Chosen Course

A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which is a little torn and frayed at the spine ends. The dustwrapper is not price-clipped. Inscribed by the author on the title page at Christmas 1949. A clean copy with very little foxing and no ownership inscription. 227pp.
Published : Ward Lock, London 1949, First Edition
£28.00

Tranter Nigel - The Chosen Course

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. No ownership inscription or other marking. 227 pages. Deals with the "two-edged effect of introducing new technological projects [in the shape of a hydrto-electric dam] into an area like the Scottish Highlands."
Published : The Molendinar Press, Glasgow` 1980, Reprint
£5.00

Tranter Nigel - The Clansman

A very good copy in a protected dustwrapper which has some rubbing mainly on the spine. There is a round damp stain (much more noticeable from the inside than the outside of the wrapper) about one inch long by one inch broad on the front cover of the wrapper. Not price-clipped and no inscriptions
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1959, First Edition
£40.00

Tranter Nigel - The Clansman

Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt. No ownership inscription. A little edge foxing. 190 pages. A story of Rob Roy Macgregor and the 1715 Jacobite Rising.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1959, First Edition
£12.00

Tranter Nigel - The Enduring Flame

Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's dark blue cloth with title in gilt on spine. No inscriptions. 255 pages. The good dustwrapper has minor chipping and edgewear, is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover. A nice clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1957, First Edition
£30.00

Tranter Nigel - The Flockmasters

Hardback. A very good copy in a good, complete and untorn dustwrapper which shows some wear at the edges. Small ownership inscription on front end-paper. Not foxed. 221 pages. A novel of the Highland Clearances.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1960, First Edition
£20.00

Tranter Nigel - The Fortified house In Scotland Volume One South-East Scotland

Hardback. A very good copy in a price-clipped but otherwise very good dustwrapper. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. Attractive bookplate of Sir Islay Campbell. Signed by the author on title page. 191 pages. Numerous pen and ink sketches.
Published : James Thin The Mercat Press, Edinburgh 1977, Reprint
£40.00

Tranter Nigel - The Stone

Hardback. A near very good copy which is bumped at top of spine and bottom tip of front board. No inscriptions. 221 pages. Good dustwrapper with minor rubbing top and bottom of spine, 2 small brown marks on rear cover and water damage on inside of dustwrapper but not showing on outside. Protected in a removeable cover. Price-clipped.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1958, First Edition
£18.00

Tranter Nigel - The Stone

Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt. Ownership inscription on front end-paper. Some edge foxing. 221 pages. A story about the discovery of the "real" Stone of Destiny and the fight to keep it in Scotland.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1958, First Edition
£10.00

Tranter Nigel - The Young Montrose

Hardback. A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper which shows a little wear and tear to the edges. The wrapper is now protected in a clear removable sleeve. Some edge foxing but a clean copy internally with no ownership inscription or other marking. 416 pages. End-paper maps. A double page hand-written letter by the author comes with this book in which he comments both on this book and on its successor "Montrose Captain-General" which together novelise the life of James Graham, Marquis of Montrose.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1972, First Edition
£30.00