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The Reminiscences of Jock Thirlestane

Yokel and Detective at Musselburgh Races in Days Gone Bye (c1890)
W Russell
Thomas Adams and Sons, Edinburgh, 1890
£80.00
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Indictment of Mary Queen of Scots

from a 1568 unpublished MS in Cambridge University library
R H Mahon
University Press, Cambridge, 1923
£15.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Babbitt

First UK edition of Sinclair Lewis's classic satire
Sinclair Lewis, with an introduction by Hugh Walpole
Jonathan Cape, London, 1922
Sold
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Normans in Scotland

A complete and detailed account from the Norman's arrival to 1165.
R L Graeme Ritchie
Unicorn Press, Edinburgh, 1954
£30.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Twelfth Night

with handwritten cast list from the Royal High School, Edinburgh, in 1924
William Shakespeare, preface by Israel Gollancz
J M Dent, London, 1923
£10.00
William Shakespeare | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Dear Friend and Gardener (Signed copy)

Signed by both Beth Chatto and Christopher Lloyd
Beth Chatto, and Christopher Lloyd
Frances Lincoln, London, 1998
£30.00
Gardening | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Popular Opinions, or A Picture of Real Life (Signed copy)

A rarity of 19th century Scottish verse, this copy inscribed by the author to literary critic Sir Francis Jeffrey
Anonymous, possibly by Thomas Bell
James Hedderwick & Co, Glasgow, 1812
£200.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Shakespeare's Legal & Political Background

A contribution to Shakespeare scholarship and legal history
George W Keeton
Isaac Pitman, London, 1967
£15.00
William Shakespeare | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Rise of the Common Player

A study of actor and society in Shakespeare's England
M C Bradbrook, dustwrapper by Enid Marx
Chatto & Windus, London, 1964
£10.00
William Shakespeare | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The New Pelican Guide to English Literature

Complete in ten volumes
Boris Ford, editor
Pelican, London, n.d.
£25.00
Literary Criticism | Soft Cover

Churchyard's Chips concerning Scotland

Being a Collection of Thomas Churchyard's Pieces Relative to that Country; with Historical Notices, and a Life of the Author.
George Chalmers
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, London, 1817
£80.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

A Tour in Quest of Genealogy

through several parts of Wales, Somersetshire and Wiltshire, in a Series of Letters to a Friend in Dublin; Interspersed with a Description of Stourhead and Stonehenge; Together with Various Anecdotes, and Curious Fragments from a Manuscript Collection Asc
Richard Fenton, as A Barrister
Sherwood, Neely & Jones, London, 1811
£50.00
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

Five Philip Larkin books

The North Ship, The Less Deceived, The Whitsun Weddings, and High Windows
Philip Larkin, and Roger Day
Faber & Faber, London, n.d.
£12.00
Poetry | Soft Cover

Scottish Poems of the Sixteenth Century

Two volumes, the first edition of 1801
John Graham Dalyell
Constable, Edinburgh, 1801
£50.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The White Rabbit

with a Christmas card from F F E (Forest) Yeo-Thomas loosely inserted
Bruce Marshall
Evans Brothers, London, 1952
£40.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper | Association Copy

The Mayan Prophecies (Signed copy)

Signed by Adrian G Gilbert
Adrian G Gilbert, and Maurice M Cotterell
Element, Shaftesbury, 1995
£30.00
Paranormal & Supernatural | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Reader Over Your Shoulder

A classic guide to clear English prose
Robert Graves, and Alan Hodge
Jonathan Cape, London, 1955
£10.00
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

On Poetry and Poets

Sixteen essays on poetry by T S Eliot
T S Eliot
Faber & Faber, London, 1961
£10.00
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

The Meaning of Meaning

A Study of the Influence of Language upon Thought and of the Science of Symbolism
C K Ogden, and I A Richards
Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1956
£10.00
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Four Virginia Woolf titles

A Room of One's Own, To the Lighthouse, Jacob's Ladder, and The Common Reader
Virginia Woolf, one with a wrapper by Vanessa Bell
Various, London, 1929
£40.00
Collections | Hard Cover

Witchcraft and Magic

Witches, ghosts, fortune-telling, demons...
Pat Hodgson
Wayland, Hove, 1978
£15.00
Paranormal & Supernatural | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Origins of Life: How Life Began. Abiogenesis, Astrobiology

24 essays on how life began
Michael Russell, and Rudolf Schild (editors)
Cosmology Science Publishers, Cambridge, Mass., 2011
£60.00
Science & Technology | Hard Cover | First Editions

Two books on the Battle of Waterloo

John Naylor's Waterloo and David Howarth's A Near Run Thing
John Naylor, and David Howarth
Various, London, 1960
£12.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Fortified House in Scotland, Volume 4

Aberdeenshire, Angus & Kincardineshire
Nigel Tranter
Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh, 1966
£20.00
Architecture & Design | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Essays in Satire

Eleven essays from Ronald Knox
Ronald A Knox
Sheed and Ward, London, 1928
£30.00
Essays | Hard Cover | First Editions

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