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Williamson, Duncan - Don't Look Back Jack : Scottish Traveller Tales

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Some browning to page ends. No ownership inscription. Pp.xiv,162. Twelve tales of the Scottish travelling people concwerning "Jack", the archetypal character in folklore.
Published : Canongate, Edinburgh 1990, First Edition
£10.00

Willis R. L. - Journal of a Tour from London to Elgin Made About 1790 in Company with Mr. Brodie, Younger Brother of Brodie of Brodie

Hardback. 12mo. A very good copy in brown cloth lettered in gilt. Bevelled edges. No ownership inscription. A little edge foxing. One of only 250 copies. 84 pages. "The writer of this Journal being an educated and travelled gentleman, his observations do not lack merit and they are seldom dull".
Published : Thomson Brothers, Edinburgh 1897, First Edition
£55.00

Wilson Alexander - The Chartist Movement in Scotland

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good, price-clipped, dustwrapper. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. Pp.ix,294. 14 plates. 8 figures.
Published : Manchester University Press 1970, First Edition
£12.00

Wilson Andrew (Editor) - The Parish of Killearn

Hardback. A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper which has one small edge tear. Small ownership label on half-title. 160 pages. Over 100 illustrations. Maps. The story of this Stirlingshire parish from earliest times.
Published : Killearn Trust 1988, First Edition
£10.00

Wilson Grant F. - A Bibliography of Iain Crichton Smith

A very good copy. Softback. 228pp.
Published : Aberdeen University Press 1990, First Edition
£5.00

Wilson John B. (Editor) - The Lochmaben Court and Council Book 1612-1721

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. Pp.vii,309. Records 404 meetings of Lochmaben Town Council.
Published : The Scottish Record Society, Edinburgh 2001, First Edition
£20.00

Wilson Rev. William - Airlie a Parish History

A near very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt. Some fading to the spine and evidence of a small label having been removed from the spine. The front end-paper has been stamped "Rl HQ Reserve Stock" but there are no other library markings. 359pp. 20 illustrations. The history of an Angus parish.
Published : Alex. Pettigrew Ltd, Coatbridge 1917, First Edition
£45.00

Wilson Sir Daniel - Memorials of Edinburgh in the Olden Time: Two Volume Set

Hardbacks. 4to. A very good, two volume set in a red half-leather binding with marbled boards. Spines lettered and decorated in gilt with five raised bands. Marbled end-papers. Top edge gilt. This is no. 73 of 150 large paper copies and is signed by author and publisher in both volumes. This is "a new edition with extensive alterations and additions and with fresh illustrations from the author's drawings." Vol. I,pp.xxii,282. 20 full-page plates. Folding plan - "Bird's Eye View of Edinburgh in 1647." Numerous wood-engravings etc. Vol. II,pp.xii,316. 21 full-page plates. Numerous wood engraqvings etc. A nice, clean set without foxing or ownership inscription.
Published : Adam & Charles Black, Edinburgh and London 1891, Large Paper Edition
£145.00

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 VIII Argyll (Mainland)

Hardback. A fine copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. Pp.xlix,420. A fascinating parish by parish account of the mainland part of Argyll at the end of the 18th century. This edition has a new Introduction and an Index.
Published : EP Publishing Ltd., Wakefield 1983, Reprint
£24.00

Withrington Donald J and Grant Ian R. (General Editors) - The Statistical Account of Scotland 1791-1799 Edited By Sir John Sinclair Volume III the Eastern Borders

Hardback. A near fine copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. Pp.xlviii,914 + Index. A fascinating parish by parish account of the Eastern Borders of Scotland at the end of the 18th century. This edition has a new Introduction and an Index.
Published : EP Publishing Ltd., Wakefield 1979, Reprint
£25.00