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Watson, J. Carmichael (Editor) - Gaelic Songs of Mary MacLeod

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. In a near very good dustwrapper which has a closed edge tear. Presentatioin label from the Royal Celtic Society pasted to front fixed end-paper. Some light edge foxing. Pp.xxxiv,158. Frontispiece. Corrigenda slip. Text of the songs in Gaelic and English. Introduction and Notes by the editor. "The present book is not only the first edition but even the first complete collection of the surviving songs of the poetess of Harris and Skye."
Published : Blackie & Son, London and Glasgow 1934, First Edition
£30.00

Watson, William J. - The History of the Celtic Placenames of Scotland

Softback. A very good copy. Pp.xx,558. This is a reprint of a work first published in 1926 which has been described as "the greatest source book ever written on the place names of Scotland".
Published : Birlinn, Edinburgh 1993,
£15.00

Watt Archibald - Highways and Byways Round Kincardine

Hardback. A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper which is a little creased and which is now protected in a clear removable sleeve. A nice clean copy internally with no ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.[xiv],504. Colour frontispiece and numerous black and white illustrations. Contains "a unique and well-illustrated wealth of information, much of it so far unpublished, on the County of Kincardine."
Published : Gourdas House Publishers, Aberdeen 1985, First Edition
£15.00

Watt Archibald - Highways and Byways Round Kincardine

Hardback. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. Pp.xiii,504. Illustrations. Route maps. Colour frontispiece. Described as "a unique and well-illustrated wealth of information, much of it so far unpublished, on the County of Kincardine".
Published : Gourdas House Publishers, Aberdeen 1985, First Edition
£15.00

Watt Archibald - Highways and Byways Round Stonehaven

Hardback. A very good copy in a complete untorn dustwrapper which is rather creased on the front panel. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.[xii],205. Colour frontispiece and many black and white illustrations.
Published : Gourdas House Publishers, Aberdeen 1984, New and Revised Edition
£12.00

Watt D. E. R . And Shead N. F. (Editors) - The Heads of Religious Houses in Scotland from Twelfth to Sixteenth Centuries

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xviii,244. "The purpose of this book is to establish as far as the patchy surviving evidence will allow the succession of superiors of monastic houses (by whatever title) who took a leading place in the running of the church in medieval Scotland."
Published : Scottish Record Society, Edinburgh 2001, First Edition
£25.00

Watt D. E. R . And Shead N. F. (Editors) - The Heads of Religious Houses in Scotland from Twelfth to Sixteenth Centuries

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xviii,244. "The purpose of this book is to establish as far as the surviving patchy evidence will allow the succession of superiors of monastic houses (by whatever title) who took a leading place in the running of the church in medieval Scotland."
Published : Scottish Record Society, Edinburgh 2001, First Edition
£25.00

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

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