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ART & ARCHITECTURE

1. [BLACKBURN, JEMIMA.]: Jemima. The paintings and memoirs of a Victorian lady edited and with an introduction by Robert Fairley. Edinburgh. Canongate. 1988. 4to, illustrated in colour & b/w, original cloth with d/w. £28

2. BONE, Sir MUIRHEAD & Stephen.: The English and their Country. British Council. 1951. Oblong pamphlet, pp.46, 16 b/w illustrations, original paper wrappers, slightly dusty. Presentation copy "To Craigie (Annan) from the owner of Pleasure Steamer Weymouth." the illustration of Weymouth has an ink note "Annan sold to E. N. Marshall, 1948." £18

3. BRYDALL, ROBERT.: Art in Scotland its origin and progress. Edinburgh. Blackwood. 1889. 8vo pp. 483, original dec cloth gilt. £30

4. CAMERA WORK: A Photographic Quarterly edited and published by Alfred Stieglitz. Number VIII. New York. 1904. Small 4to, six original photogravures by James Craig Annan, (A Franciscan, On a Dutch Shore, Frau Muthesius, Prof. John Young, The Riva Schiavoni and The Dark Mountains,) one by Alvin Langdon Coburn, (Study - Miss R.) and one by Frederick H. Evans, (In sure and certain hope.) original tissue guards, some light foxing of background paper, original paper wrappers, small chips at yapp edges of wrapper. £1800

5. CAMERON, D. Y.: An illustrated catalogue of his etched work with introductory essay & descriptive notes on each plate by Frank Rinder. Glasgow. Maclehose and Sons. 1912. 4to, 434 illustrations, No 156 of 200 copies ORIGINAL PENCIL SIGNED ETCHING of the Lion and the Unicorn, card mounted as frontispiece, original quarter vellum gilt. £250

6. CATALOGUE.: of the Collection of Pictures of the British, French & Dutch Schools belonging to John Reid. With notes by James L. Caw. Glasgow. Maclehose. 1913. Folio, pp.xvii,139, 83 b/w plates, TWO HUNDRED AND THIRTY COPIES OF THIS VOLUME HAVE BEEN PRINTED FOR PRIVATE CIRCULATION. Contemporary half red morocco gilt extra by Maclehose of Glasgow. £240

7. CAW, JAMES L.: Scottish Painting Past and Present 1620-1908. Edinburgh. T. c. & E. C. Jack. 1908. 4to pp.503, 76 b/w plates, tear in margins of frontispiece, slight cracking iner hinge, original cloth gilt, bookplate of John Annan. £65

8. CAW, JAMES L.. Scottish Painting Past and Present 1620-1908. Bath. Kingsmead Reprints. 1975 Reprint of 1906 edition, 4to pp.503, 76 b/w plates, original cloth gilt, with dust wrapper. £45

9. CAW, JAMES.: Wiliam McTaggart. R.S.A., V.P.R.S.W. A biography and an appreciation. Glasgow. Maclehose. 1917 4to. pp.302, 51 b/w plates, slight foxing of title & prelims, original cloth, few scratches corners rubbed. £120

10. CRAWHALL, JOSEPH: The Man and the Artist by Adrian Bury, ARWS, foreword by Sir Alfred Munnings KCVO. London. Charles Skilton.1958 4to pp.251, coloured frontispiece, 6 coloured plates, 32 b/w, 26 illustrations in text, No 288 of 975 copies, original cloth gilt, with coloured plate on front board, cloth lightly marked. £95

11. FENWICK, HUBERT.: Architect Royal. The life and works of Sir William Bruce 1680-1710. Kineton. Roundwood Press. 1970 8vo, pp.129, coloured frontis, 95 illus., plus 2 fold out, original cloth with dust wrapper. £28

12. FLEMING, ARNOLD.: Scottish and Jacobite Glass. Glasgow. Jackson & Co. 1938. 4to, pp.xv,196, b/w frontispiece, 56 b/w plates, illustrations in text, original cloth gilt. £55

13. GLASGOW PORTRAITS.: Catalogue of the Exhibition of Portraits on loan in the New Galleries of Art, Corporation Buildings, Sauchiehall St. Glasgow. William Munro. 1868. Pp.[6],142,[16], adverts, with errata slip, some foxing, few pages loose at rear, original paper wrappers, torn at backstrip. £12

14. HARDIE, WILLIAM.: Scottish Painting 1837 to the present. Studio Vista. 1990. 4to, pp.223, 151 coloured plates, 2nd edition, ink signature of author on title page, original cloth with dust wrapper. £28

15. HONEYMAN, T. J.: Three Scottish Colourists. S. J. Peploe, F. C. B. Cadell, Leslie Hunter. Edinburgh.T. Nelson. 1950. 17 coloured plates, 24 b/w, pencil notes in margins, ink notes on end papers, original cloth, slight discolouration of boards, backstrip faded. Presentation copy from author to James Craig Annan, loosely inserted is the 1949 Catalogue of the R. S. A. Festival Exhibition of the Colourists. £95

16. KING: Jessie M. 1875-1949. Selection and Catalogue by Cordelia Oliver. Edinburgh. Scottish Arts Council. 1971. 4to pp.58, 4 b/w illustrations, original card covers, ink name & small stain on front cover. £20

17. MACKAY, AGNES E.: Arthur Melville Scottish Impressionist (1855-1904) Leigh-on-Sea. F. Lewis. 1951. 4to, pp.151, 4 tipped in coloured plates, 42 b/w illustrations, lists 442 "Pictures believed to have been Exhibited." No 63 of 500 copies, original cloth gilt. ?85

18. MACTAGGART, Sir WILLIAM. A retrospective Exhibition. Edinburgh. Scottish Arts Council. National Galleries 1968. Pp.16, 2 coloured illustrations, 1 b/w portrait, original card cover, with opaque overlay, slightly creased. £18

19. McBEY, JAMES.: The early life of. An autobiography 1883-1911. Edited by Nicolas Barker. Oxford. University Press. 1977. Pp.ix, 131, frontispiece portrait, 16 plates, original cloth with dust wrapper. £28

20. McFADZEAN, RONALD.: The Life and Work of Alexander Thomson. London. Routledge. 1979. 4to pp.304, frontispiece, 169 b/w illustrations, original cloth with dust wrapper. £45

21. REID, J. G.: At the Sign of the Brush and Pen. Being notes on some Black and White Artists of today. Aberdeen. A Brown & Co. 1898. Small 4to, Pp.viii,[4],93, coloured frontispiece, numerous b/w illustrations, including portraits, artists include. W. Ralston, A.S. Hartrick, Sickert, E. J. Sullivan, A. S. Boyd, Sir George Reid, original cloth gilt, slight bowing of front board. £28

22. ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY.: The Royal scottish Academy 1826 1916. A complete list of the exhibited works by Raeburn and by Academicians, Associates and Hon. Members. Glasgow. James Maclehose. 1917. 4to, frontispiece, 7 b/w plates, some foxing, inner hinge cracking, original cloth gilt slightly stained, presentation copy to JAMES CRAIG ANNAN, with his etched book plate by D. Y. Cameron. £120  

GENERAL ANTIQUARIAN

23. ALISON, ARCHIBALD: Sermons chiefly on particular occasions Edinburgh. G. Ramsay. 1814 Pp.xvi,466, [1], advt, with half title, contemporary full calf, backstrip gilt, minor rubbing, ink ownership "William Tullis 22nd September 1876" £65

24. ANDERSON, JOHN.: Prize essay on the state of Society and Knowledge in the Highlands of Scotland, particularly in the northern counties, at the period of the Rebellion in 1745, and of the progrss up to the establishment of the Northern Institution....... Edinburgh. William Tait. 1827. Pp.xxii-176, uncut, later half green morocco gilt, Ramsay of Kildalton Family bookplate. £140

25. ANDERSON, WILLIAM.: The Scottish Nation; or the surnames, families, literature, honours, and biographical history of the people of Scotland. Edinburgh. Fullarton & Co. 1867. 3 volumes, 4to, 20 engraved portraits, 10 genealogical tables, uncut, original decorative cloth gilt backstrip, boards blind. A REMARKABLY FRESH SET. £120

26. ANON: Extraordinary case of Satyriasis or Nymphomania. December XVIII. MDCXXI. Ballie Balfour?s ladie.. [Edinburgh. James Maitland 1820?] Small 4to pp.4, drop head title, Copac states a manuscript note in the only copy listed, in the British Library "Printed at the expense of James Maitland Esqr. Edinburgh." and gives above date. Footnote at rear states From Balfour MSS Advocates' Library, No 29, marked A. 1-9., it may have formed part of a collection of tracts edited by Maidment, but I have been unable to trace it, recent quarter cloth marbled boards, book label of J. L. Weir. £65

27. ATLAS. [KITCHIN, T.]: Geographia Scotiae: Being new and correct maps of all the Counties and Islands of Scotland. Containing the Universities, Cities, Presbytery, and Market-towns, Rivers, Locks, Roads, &c. With a general map of the whole Kingdom. London. Printed according to Act of Parliament, for S. Birt. Et al. 1749. 12mo, 166x100mm., 33 double page maps on guards, some staining of last two maps, Shetland & Skye, later 19th century half calf, lacking label, bookplate of Mathew Shields. £800

28. BALFOUR, Miss K. JANIE: Diary of Miss K. Janie Balfour 1831-32 edited with notes by Edward C. Ellice Inverness. Printed for Private Circulation by the Editor.1933 Pp.107, coloured frontispiece portrait from a miniature, ink presentation inscription "With every good wish from Major E C Ellice Nov 30 1933.", original cloth. The writer was daughter of General and Mrs Robert Balfour of Balbirnie, Fife. £38

29. BLACKWOOD, JOHN: A selection from the Obituary Notices of the late John Blackwood editor of Blackwood's Magazine. Edinburgh. Printed for Private Circulation. 1880 Pp.[6],148, ink inscription from Wm Blackwood, staining in top left hand margins, original cloth gilt, slightly faded. £28

30. CHALMERS, GEORGE: Churchyard's Chips concerning Scotland: Being a collection of his pieces relative to that country; with historical notices, and a life of the author: Ornamented with Churchyard's arms and a facsimile of his writing and signature London. Longman Hurst et al. 1817 Pp.[iv],211, facsimile signature and engraved arms, large paper copy, later quarter morocco gilt extra, apart from occasional foxing on title page and in margins a fine copy. £80

31. CHAMBERS, WILLIAM.: Exploits and anecdotes of the Scottish Gypsies with traits of their origin, character and manners. Originally printed in 1821. Edinburgh. William Brown. 1886. Small 8vo pp.[6],68, frontispiece, 1 of 300 copies, original cloth gilt, rubbed at extremities. £48

32. COCKBURN, HENRY. Lord.: Works of. Memorials of his time. Journal 1831-1854. 2 vols Life of Lord Jeffrey. 2 vols. Edinburgh. A & C Black. 1852-56-74. 5 volumes, frontispiece portrait in Memorials & Life of Lord Jeffrey, 3 facsimile letters in Journals, first volume of Lord Jeffrey is second edition, uniformly bound half calf gilt extra, brown labels, some rubbing of extremities, slight chipping of labels. £280

33. COCKBURN, Lord [Henry.]: An examination of the Trials for Sedition which have hitherto occurred in Scotland. Edinburgh. David Douglas. 1888. 2 vols, reprint, contemporary half red calf gilt, slight fading of backstrips. ?£20

34. DUNDAS, HENRY. [Viscount Melville]: Heads of Mr Dundas's speech on the 25th of February 1793. [with] Substance of the speech of the Rt Hon. Henry Dundas on Mr Grey' motion for an inquiry into the state of the Nation on Wednesday March 25 1801. [with] The substance of the speech of Lord Viscount Melville in the House of Commons, on the 11th June 1805 3 items in one, 1st item; drop head title, pp.47,[1],26, some fold out, different in pagination from 193 edition in ESTC, 2nd item; London. C.Whittingam for F & C Rivington. 1801. Pp. [4], 70, with half title ink name "John A Murray 1801," on half title, 3rd item London for John Stockdale. 1805. Pp.[2], 104, title page repaired, dusty and laid down, ink name "Mr Murray 59 George St." on title page, later ink name on prelim, "Mr Macmath 31st October 1903." and at foot "From the Library of John Archibald Murray, (Lord Murray)." Recent half calf in period style, green label, gilt. £140

35. ELTON, Sir CHARLES.: Journal of a tour in 1790 or 1791 by Charles A. Elton, aged 12, (afterwards Sir Charles A. Elton, Bart.) No Publisher, No date Circa 1850. 4to pp.13, some creasing, no title page, possibly an offprint, but I cannot trace, red cloth, titled in gilt. An interesting tour into Scotland by a young man from Eton, describing a visit to Dumfries House, other houses in Ayrshire, a trip to Glasgow, Edinburgh and surrounding area, leaving by Dunbar. £65

36. FORBES of Pitsligo, Sir WILLIAM: Memoirs of a Banking-House. (Messrs Coutts) Second edition. Edinburgh. W & R Chambers. 1860. Pp.ix,94, frontispiece portrait, slightly loose, 1 other portrait, later quarter morocco, titled in gilt, paper boards, slightly rubbed, corners bumped. £48

37. GRAHAM, JAMES. Marquis of Montrose.: Memoirs of. Translated from the latin of the Rev. Doctor George Wishart, afterwards Bishop of Edinburgh. With an appendix, containing many curious papers relating to the history of these times... Edinburgh. Printed for W. Ruddiman and Company for A. Kincaid and A. Donaldson et al. 1756. Small 8vo, pp.[ii],xxvi,[ii], 412, engraved frontispiece portrait, worming (about half inch) in lower margins of front paste down end paper, progressively smaller to p84, not affecting text, contemporary full calf, gilt lines, red label, slight bumping of corners, bookplate of "John Borthwick, Crookston." £140

38. HALL, Rev. JAMES.: Travels in Scotland, by an unusual route: With a trip to the Orkneys and Hebrides, containing hints for improvements in agriculture and commerce, with characters and anecdotes.... London. Printed for J. Johnson. 1807. 2 volumes, Vol 1 fold out map, frontis and 5 views, Vol 2 frontispiece and 21 views, possibly lacking a view in volume 1, some foxing of map and prelims vol 1, large bookplate of "John Buchanan-Hamilton, Leny." contemporary full tree calf, rebacked new backstrip, green & brown labels, corners bumped. £180

39. HEATLEY, D. P.: Frederick William Maitland. Reprinted from the juridicial Review, April 1907. Edinburgh. Wm. Green. [1907] Pp.20, tipped in autograph letter from author to Ramsay of Kildalton, contemporary half morocco by Brown, Edinburgh, bookplate of Ramsay of Kildalton £55

40. HERRING FISHERIES: Herring Fishery (Scotland) Acts Edinburgh. T & a Constable. 1870 Pp.[iv],360, 13 Acts from 1808 to 1868, prelims foxed, inserted printed slip regarding repealed Acts, contemporary full calf, red label, slight scratching of boards, ink stamp on front free end paper "Withdrawn from Scottish Office Library" £65

41. [HOME, HENRY. Lord Kames.]: Statute Law of Scotland abridged. With historical notes. The Second edition. Edinburgh. A. Kincaid and J. Bell. 1799. Pp.vi,[1], 465, possibly lacking half title, error in preliminary pagination, contemporary full calf, bands gilt, red label, minor rubbing. £120

42. [HOME, HENRY. Lord Kames.]: Elements of criticism. The fifth edition. Edinburgh. A. Kincaid & W. Creech. 1774. 2 volumes, vol 1, pp.xvi, 518, with half title, vol 2, pp.536,[34, lacks half title, front free end paper loose, uniform darkening of pages, quality of paper? Contemporary full calf, red labels gilt lines, repair to backstrip volume 1, corners bumped and rubbed. £160

43. HOME, FRANCIS.: The Principles of Agriculture and Vegetation. The Second edition with additions. London. A. Millar. 1759. Pp.viii,207, foxing on title page and further 6 leaves, lacks front free end paper, contemp full calf, red label, scratch on front board, corners slightly bumped. £180

44. HOOKE, [Nathaniel, Colonel.]: The secret history of Colonel Hooke's negotiations in Scotland, in favour of the Pretender; in 1707.... London. T. Beckett. 1760 Pp.viii,236, fine contemporary calf, gilt , red label, floral tool in corners of boards. Translated from the French, Macbean P123. £180

45. [HOWARD, HENRY (Earl of Northumberland.)]: The Secret correspondence of Sir Robert Cecil with James VI. King of scotland. now first published. Edinburgh. A. Millar. 1766. 12mo, pp. xi, [1],235, verso blank, slight staining of title page, book label of J. L. Weir, edited by David Dalrymple (Lord Hailes) Contemporary full calf gilt flowers in compartments, red label. Nice copy. £180

46. HOWISON, WILLIAM: An essay on the sentiments of attraction, adaptation, and variety Edinburgh. Blackwood. 1821 12mo pp.iv,47, uncut, from David Laing's Library, with paper label, & ink note from "Laing's Sale Catalogue II p.114, item 1918, J. L. Weir." with J. L. Weir's book label, recent marbled paper boards. £48

47. KERR, JOHN.: The history of Curling and fifty years of the Royal Caledonian Curling Club. Edinburgh. David Douglas. 1890. Large 8vo, pp.xiv,[ii],440, [16], publisher's catalogue, frontispiece, vignette on title page, 14 plates, (2 in colour of granite samples) Royal 8vo edition, with photogravure plates, original red morocco decorative gilt backstrip, decorative paper covered boards, slight rubbing top & foot of backstrip, slight scratching of boards £185

48. [LINDSAY, PATRICK.]: The interest of Scotland considered, with regard to its police in imploying of the poor, its agriculture, its trade, its manufactures, and fisheries. Edinburgh. R Fleming and Company. 1733. Pp.[10], xxxv, [11], 229, vignette on title page, advert leaf preceeding title, contemporary full calf, backstrip gilt extra, red label, some minor scratches on boards, fine copy. £480

49. [LOCKHART, Sir GEORGE.]: Memoirs concerning the affairs of Scotland, from Queen Anne's accession to the throne, to the Commencement of the Union of the two Kingdoms...The third edition. London. J. Baker. 1714. Pp.420, [with] A Key pp.23, same date different Publisher, pages jumps from p305 - 320, text & register correct, recent half calf in period style, old marbled paper used on boards. £85

50. MACKENZIE, HENRY: Prize Essays and Transactions of the Highland Society of Scotland. To which is prefixed an account of the Instittution and principal Proceedings of the Society. Volume 1 Edinburgh. T. Cadell and W. Davies. 1799 & 1803. 2 volumes, Vol 1 pp. cxxi,[7],394, [1], addenda, Vol 2, pp. [viii], xxix, [3], 478, [2], 47, 3 fold out plates, later volumes published, full contemporary calf, backstrips gilt lines, red title labels, green volume no's, fine set. £340

51. [MAIDMENT, JAMES.] edited by.: Historical Fragments relative to Scottish affairs from 1635 to 1664. Edinburgh. Thomas Stevenson. 1833 Pp.vi, 90, ONE OF SIXTY COPIES, (Maitland Bibliography) recent quarter calf, marbled paper boards, book label of J. L. Weir. £65

52. MILLAR, JOHN.: The origin of the distinction of Ranks: or, an inquiry into the circumstances which give rise to influence and authority in the different members of Society. Third edition, corrected and enlarged. London. J. Murray. 1779. Pp. viii, 362, with half title, wide margins, contemporary ink name on paste down end paper "James Stirling", contemporary full calf, red label, slight rubbing of extremities £240

53. NAPIER, Archibald. First Lord Napier.: Memoirs of Archibald First Lord Napier: Written by himself. Published from the original manuscript, in the possession of the present Lord Napier. Edinburgh. 1793. Small 4to, pp. viii, 100, with half title, recent half calf, backstrip gilt extra red label, marbled paper boards, in period style. £120  

54. PAMPHLETS. Ramasay of Kildalton.: A letter to the Right Honourable the Lord Advocate of Scotland, on the state of Education in the Outer Hebrides in 1862. Glasgow. Wm Gilchrist. 1863. 3 items in one, 1st pp.17, [with] Speech of John Ramsay, Esq., M.P. on moving the second reading of the Valuation Bill. Delivered in the House of Commons, Wed February 13, 1878. Extracted from "Hansard's Parliamentary Debates." London. C. Buck. 1878. Pp.6, [with] Endowed Institutions Commission. Mr. Ramsay's Draft Report. N.p. N.d. Pp.11, some corrections in text, later half calf, titled in gilt, bookplate of Iain Ramsay of Kildalton. £95

55. RIDDELL, JOHN: Stewartiana, containing the case of Robert II. and Elizabeth Mure, and question of legitimacy of their issue.... Edinburgh. T G Stevenson. 1843 Pp.[ii],xi,[i],146, corrigenda leaf, 1 of 150 copies, recent quarter calf, red label gilt, period style. £85

56. ROBERTSON, JOHN.: The Macaulay Election of 1846; or the designs of the Ministry. Second edition containing comments on the Macaulay rejection of 1847. London. J. Johnston. 1847 Pp.20, title page stained, ink signature of John Ramsay Islay on title page, later half morocco gilt, bookplate of Iain Ramsay of Kildalton. £48

57. ROBERTSON, WILLIAM.: The Works of, to which is prefixed an account of the life and writings of, by Dugald Stewart. T. Cadell. 1840. 8 volumes, fold out maps in vols 6, 7 & 8, contemporary full calf gilt extra blue labels, large gilt arms of King's College London on front boards, obviously a Prize binding, very nice set. £480

58. ROGERS, CHARLES: Social Life in Scotland in the eighteenth century. London. A & C Black. 1899. 2 volumes, contemp half blue morocco gilt, titled direct with red floral onlays in compartments, bound by "Douglas & Foulis. Edinburgh" bookplate of Glenconner, Tennent of the Glen, fine set.. £140

59. ROYAL COMMISSION ON THE ANCIENT AND HISTORICAL MONUMENTS AND CONSTRUCTIONS OF SCOTLAND.: Fourth Report and inventory of Monuments and Constructions in Galloway.. Vol I County of Wigtown. Volume II Stewartry of Kirkcudbright. Edinburgh. H.M.S.O. 1912-1914. 2 volumes, profusely illustrated, fold out maps at rear, original printed paper wrappers, piece missing at foot of backstrip vol I, tape repair and corner turned, ink stamps of "Kintryre Antiquarian Society" on verso of front covers, and in ink handwriting on title pages. £120

60. SCOTT EXHIIBITION: Catalogue of the Exhibition held at Edinburgh in July and August 1871. on the occasion of the commemoration of the centenary of the birth of Sir Walter Scott. Edinburgh. N.p. 1872. 4to. pp.xiv,206, 33 plates, illustrations in text, manuscript facsimiles, few pages loose, original cloth gilt slightly faded. £55

61. SHIELD, A. & ANDREW LANG: The King over the water. Longmans, Green, and Co. 1907. Pp.xii,[2],499, frontispiece and 8 plates, half blue morocco gilt extra by Stoakley of Cambridge. £65

62. STEWART, DUGALD.: Philosophical Essays. Edinburgh. George Ramsay & Co for William Creech, Et al. 1810. 1st edition, 4to, pp.xii,lxxvi, 590, [1], advert leaf, with errata slip, half title present, light foxing, possibly due to different paper quality, contemporary ink figures ?4-30 on title page, contemporary full calf,, boards with blind roll & gilt line, gilt in compartments, lower corners rubbed, some small stains on rear board. Fine binding. £800

63. STEWART, DUGALD.: Philosophical Essays. Second edition. Edinburgh. George Ramsay & Co for Archibald Constable and Co. Et al. 1816. Pp.xii,615, with half title and Errata slip, some staining of title page, contemporary full calf, with blind Greek key border, backstrip gilt bands, blind & gilt in compartments, top corner of front board bashed with slight loss, others rubbed, hinges fine, book plate of Thomas Spotswood Ash. £125

64. TRAIN, JOSEPH.: Memoir of Joseph Train, F.S.A. Scot., The antiquarian correspondent of Sir Walter Scott. by John Patterson. Glasgow. Thomas Murray. 1857. 12mo pp.viii,194, numerous pencil notes in margins and blank pages, newspaper cuttings (some offsetting on pages) and 14pp from "The Revenue Review" January and February 1906, with article on "Supervisor Train" original cloth, repair to backstrip, inner hinges cracked. £40

65. WILLIAMSON, GEORGE.: Memorials of the lineage, early life, education, and development of the genius of James Watt. [Edinburgh] By Thomas Constable Printed for the Watt Club. 1856. 4to, pp.x,[ii],xi-262, portrait frontis, fold out map,14 other plates, some fold out & colour tinted, includes a fine litho of the Steamship Atrato, facsimile letter from Balmoral, slightly later half blue morocco gilt extra, red label, by W. Smith, Dundee, book plate of Peter Carmichael. £200

66. WILSON, DANIEL.: Prehistoric annals of Scotland. Second edition. London and cambridge. Macmillan & Co. 1863. 2 volumes, 25 tinted plates, many pages unopened, original decorative cloth gilt. Fine set. £85

67. WILSON, GEORGE: Memoir of George Wilson M.D., F.R.S.E. Regius Professor of Technology in the University of Edinburgh and Director of the Industrial Museum of Scotland by his sister Jesse A Wilson Edinburgh. Edmonston and Douglas. 1860 Pp.xii,536, frontispiece portrait, stained, contemporary half calf gilt, blue label. £55

68. WILSON, Rev. WILLIAM.: The House of Airlie. John Murray. 1924. 2 volumes, frontispiece?s, 16 plates, original cloth gilt. £55

69. YOUNG, DAVID.: Agriculture the primary interest of Great Britain. Edinburgh. Printed by D. Paterson. For the Author. 1788. Pp.xv, 406, "List of Subscribers to National Improvements." fold out plate, contemporary full calf, gilt lines red label, numbered in gilt 2, previous owner probably had the earlier work "National Improvements." which was published in 1785. Bookplate of "Cunninghame of Lainshaw" £180

GLASGOW AND THE WEST

70. ARGYLL. Smith, John.: General view of the Agriculture of the County of Argyll; with observations on the means of it's improvement. Dran up for the consideration of the Board of Agriculture and Internal Improvements. Edinburgh. Mundell & Son. 1798. Pp.vii325, 10 publisher's catalogue, 3 engraved plates, fold out chart, Advertisement page states, " The map of the county, on an Atlas sheet, which is not yet finished, will be delivered to the Purchasers of this Book gratis, by their respective Booksellers, when ready..... A large map that was difficult to bind with the volume, and is often lacking, contemporary half red morocco gilt, green label, some rubbing, lacking leather corner on rear board, bookplate of Hugh Montgomery. £125

71. BROWN, Andrew: History of Glasgow ; and of Paisley, Greenock, and Port-Glasgow. Glasgow. Printed by William Brown and sold by Brash & Reid, John Smith et al. 1795-97. 2 vols in 1, with scarce Appendix to volume 1 at rear, some pencil notes, slight foxing of title page vol 1, later full calf, red label, slight rubbing of extremities £140

72. [CUTHBERTSON, D.]: Addresses, delivered at the Annual Distributions of Prizes, to the Pupils of the Glasgow Grammar School, from 1828 to 1833, inclusive. Glasgow. Edward Khull. 1833. Small 8vo, pp.[6],111, ink presentation inscription "To Henry Cockburn Esqr. Lord Rector of the University of Glasgow with the Author's very respectful compliments." original cloth gilt, tears at top & foot, inner hinge cracked, but holding, bookplate of James Orr Burns over older bookplate. £45

73. CAMPBELL, Rev. George.: Eastwood notes on the ecclesiastical Antiquities of the Parish. Paisley. Alexander Gardner. 1902. 4to pp.154, [1], addenda, frontis., 2 illus, original cloth gilt, faded, corners bumped £55

74. CAMPBELLS of Ayrshire.: A Family Chronicle. Edinburgh. Printed for private circulation. 1925. Pp.[8],135, various articles on the Campbells of Ayr, some authors named in pencil on contents page, original cloth gilt £38

75. CATALOGUE.: Catalogue of the Andrew Bain Memorial Collection in the Mitchell Library. Glasgow. Privately Printed. 1924. Large 8vo, pp.180, 2 portraits, half morocco gilt, slightly rubbed, with original printed wrappers bound in. £40

76. CLELAND, JAMES.: Enumeration of the inhabitants of the City of Glasgow and County of Lanark. For the Government Census of 1831. With Population and statistical tables relative to England and Scotland. Second edition. Glasgow. John Smith & Son. 1832 Small folio, pp.viii,, 318, this the Second Edition greatly enlarged, the First in 1820 was only 41 pages, original cloth, skiver label, corners bumped cloth bubbled. £120

77. CLELAND, JAMES.: Historical account of the Grammar School of Glasgow, with a list of the Duxes, from 1782 till 1825. Glasgow. Khull Blackie & Co. 1825. Pp.55, [1], lacking half title, 2 engraved plates, later half green morocco gilt, some rubbing, back faded, book plate of Peter Forbes £48

78. CLYDE.: Souvenir of the Clyde. T. Nelson. 1892 Sq. 8vo, pp.47, 24 chromo lithograph views, map at rear, original dec cloth gilt, fine copy. £50

79. CRAWFURD, GEORGE & GEORGE ROBERTSON.: A General Description of the Shire of Renfrew, including an account of the Noble and Ancient Families...to which is added, a Genealogical history of the Royal House of Stewart.... Paisley. J Neilson. 1818. 4to pp. 522 errata slip, uncut, engraved frontispiece,2 fold out maps, (1 coloured) 3 engraved views, fold out facsimile charter, some offsetting on title page, few ink notes in margins, recent full morocco. £140

80. CURRIE, RONALD: The Place-names of Arran Glasgow. John Smith. 1908 Pp.95, fold out map, original cloth gilt £28  

81. DUMFRIES. SINGER, Dr.: General view of the Agriculture, state of property, and improvements, in the County of Dumfries; Drawn up under the direction of The Board of Agriculture. and at the request of the Landholders of the County. Edinburgh. John Ballantine & Co. 1812. Pp.xxvi, 696, [errata leaf], fold out coloured map, 9 plates, 4 of which are coloured, contemporary half calf gilt, bookplate of "Archibald Earl of Eglinton." Scarce £220

82. EYRE-TODD, George.: Who's who in Glasgow in 1909. A biographical dictionary of nearly five hundred living Glasgow Citizens and of noble Citiizens who have died since January, 1907. Glasgow. Gowans & Gray. 1909. Large 4to, pp.[12], 227, "Illustrated with several hundreds of Portraits, etc." original decorative cloth gilt, boards marked and slight bubbling of cloth on front board.. No 127 of 750 copies. Includes a short biography of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, without a portrait. £85

83. GLASGOW Lord Provosts: Biographical sketches of the Hon. the Lord Provosts Of Glasgow. With appendix. Glasgow. John Tweed. 1883. '4to pp.v,[2],381,52, frontis, 2 plates, facsimiles, illus in text, original cloth gilt. Biographies of 18 Lord Provosts from 1833-88. £45

84. GLASGOW Merchants House.: View of the Merchants House of Glasgow; containing historical notices of its origin, constitution and property... Glasgow. Bell & Bain. 1866. 4to, pp.xi,672, extra engraved title page, 11 plates, some fold out, half morocco , with gilt arms on front board, extremities rubbed £65

85. GLASGOW.: Constitution and regulations of the Glasgow and Clydesdale Statistical Society, [Glasgow. 1836.] 4to, pp.15 then follows Transactions of the Glasgow and Clydesdale Statistical Society.. Pp98,[5], lists of office Bearers and members, contains an Account of Glasgow by Cleland and Statistics of popular Education in Bristol by Charles Bowles Fripp. Slightly later half calf, bookplate of "John William Burns" and "J. L. Weir." £85

86. GLASGOW.: Memoirs and Portraits of one hundred Glasgow Men who have died during the last thirty years, and in their lives did much to make the City what it now is. Glasgow. James Maclehose and Sons. 1886. 2 volumes, large 4to, 101 gravure portraits, (additional is of James Maclehose.) with list of subscribers, No 375 of 400 copies, original quarter red morocco gilt, gilt arms on boards, slight rubbing at foot of backstrip vol 2. £180

87. GLASGOW.: Memorabilia of the City of Glasgow, selected from the Minute Books of the Burgh. 1588- 1750. Glasgow. Printed for Private Circulation. Maclehose. 1868 Pp.[4],389, Walter Macfarlane's copy with his name on title page, contemporary full calf gilt extra red label, bound by Bedford. £120

88. GLASGOW.: Notes on Educational and other Mortifications connected with the City of Glasgow, and wholly or partally under the administration of the Magistrates or Magistrates and Council. Glasgow. Printed for the Lord Provost, Magistrates and Council. 1878. 8vo pp. 123, original cloth gilt. £20

89. GLASGOW. Annan photographs.: The Old Country Houses of the Old Glasgow Gentry. One hundred photographs by Annan of well known places in the neighbourhood of Glasgow, with descriptive notices of the Houses and the Families. Glasgow. James Maclehose. 1870. Thick 4to, 100 original photographs of Glasgow houses by Thomas Annan, and two small images of maps, original prospectus and advert tipped in, some foxing and usual buckling of pages, edited by John Guthrie Smith, John Oswald Mitchell and John Buchanan, original quarter morocco gilt, tear at top of backstrip, slightly rubbed, gilt faded. ONE OF 120 COPIES. Bookplate of Moses Steven of Bellahouston. £650

90. GLASGOW. BURNS, James: Memoirs By James Burns, Bailie of the city of Glasgow, 1644-1661 Edinburgh. Thomas Stevenson. 1832. Pp.xii, then [5]-37, then new title The Glorious and miraculous Battel at York. pp.[39]-47, new title The Diary of Mr Robert Douglas, when with the Scottish Army in England. Pp.[49]-80. 3 items in one, part of a series of 15 items published by James Maidment with the title "Historical Fragments." This was limited to 60 copies. Later paper boards, bookplate of J. L. Weir. £28

91. GLASGOW. MUIR, James Hamilton. (Pseudonym).: Glasgow in 1901 illustrated by Muirhead Bone. Glasgow. William Hodge. 1901. Pp[14],255, photogravure frontispiece, 12 plates, illustrations in text, fold out map at rear, text by James Bone, A. H. Charteris & Muirhead Bone, fine half blue morocco gilt, backstrip faded. £65

92. GOVAN [Craig, Archibald.]: The Elder Park Govan. An account of the gift of the Elder Park and of the erection and unveiling of the Statue of John Elder. With notices of the lives of David Elder and John Elder and historical sketches of Govan. Glasgow. Maclehose. For Private Circulation. 1891. 4to pp.xii,207, fine paper, 9 plates, 2 of which are coloured, 4 double page maps, photogravures by Annan, original half morocco gilt, gilt arms on boards. £120

93. GRAY, John: Biographical notice of the Rev. David Ure; With an examination, critical and detailed, of his history of Rutherglen and East Kilbride. Glasgow. Hugh Hopkins. 1865. Pp.vii,59, blue litho frontispiece, contemporary full red morocco. £55

94. GREENHORNE, WILLIAM.: History of Partick 550 - 1912. Glasgow. Tomlinson. 1928. Pp.xiii,155, frontispiece, 50 b/w illustrations, original cloth gilt. fine copy. £48

95. GULLAN, JOHN.: Glasgow illustrated in a series of picturesque views drawn and engraved by J. Scott with historical and descriptive illustrations by John Gullan. Glasgow. J. Scott, Engraver. London. Daniel King. 1834. Small 4to pp.68, aquatint title page & 24 aquatint views, with tissue guards, some light foxing, few pages slightly fingered, contemporary half morocco gilt, cloth boards slightly marked. A rare aquatint view book of Glasgow. £120

96. [GUY, ROBERT.]: Crookston Castle. Glasgow. Hugh Hopkins. 1909. Pp.63, frontispiece, genealogical table, fold out map, 11 plates, 2 illustrations in text, No 33 of 100 copies on hand made paper, original cloth gilt. Bookplate of Arthur R. Anderson. £28

97. HAMILTON: Souvenir of the Grand Demonstration at Hamilton held on Thursday 28th August 1884 in favour of the Franchise Bill. N.P. [Hamilton 1884] Small 4to pp.43, drop head title, galley proofs? appears to have been published by the Hamilton Liberal Association, with a list of Office bearers, original cloth gilt, front boards stained & bowed. £28

98. HANNA, Rev. WILLIAM.: Memoirs of the life and writings of Thomas Chalmers, D.D. LL.D. Edinburgh. Constable. 1849-1852. 4 volumes, 2 engraved portraits, 4 extra engraved title pages, fold out facsimile, ink initials of previous owner on printed title pages, contemporary half calf, blind tooled in compartments, red skiver labels, some light discolouration of cloth boards, corners rubbed. £95

99. HARLEY, WILLIAM.: The Harleian Dairy System; and an account of the various methods of Dairy Husbandry pursued by the Dutch. Also a new and improved mode of ventilating Stables. With an appendix. London. James Ridgway. 1829. Pp.xxxvi,288, [1], pub advts, with half title, frontispiece portrait, 6 plates, 2 of which are fold out, uncut, some foxing, recent quarter calf, red labels. £85

100. [HARVEY, WALLACE.]: Chronicles of Saint Mungo: Or antiquities and traditions of Glasgow. Glasgow. John Smith. 1843. Pp.viii,434, [1] errata leaf, frontispiece, later half red morocco, slight rubbing at edges. £55

101. HOPKIRK, THOMAS.: Flora Glottiana. A catalogue of the indigenous plants on the banks of the river Clyde, and in the neighbourhood of Glasgow. Glasgow. John Smith & Son. 1813. Pp.[ii],iv-170, [2] publishers catalogue, uncut, original boards, corners bumped, new paper backstrip & paper label. £85

102. KELVINSIDE.: Illustrated by a series of drawings and photographs. Glasgow. Maclure, Macdonald & Co. 1894. Small folio, portrait frontispiece, 56 plates mainly street scenes, some of paintings, original cloth gilt, slightly rubbed. A fascinating collection of photographs of the terraces of the West End, with details of their builders and some tenants. Scarce. £180

103. KILMARNOCK. RAILTON, John J.: The Old High Kirk of Kilmarnock. The origin and building of the Chapel of Ease. Its management, and its Ministers, etc. 1739-1939. Kilmarnock. Standard Press. 1940. Pp.157, frontispiece, 15 b/w illustrations, autograph letter from author tipped in, a presentation copy, original cloth gilt, small tear at top of backstrip. £28

104. LAURIE, DAVID.: A project for erecting Public Markets, and a Grand Academy, on improved principles, in the Gorbals; and for improving the general establishments of that Barony, ....illustrating the advantages of instituting a Royal Academical Society, in the City Glasgow. Printed by R. Chapman. 1810. Pp.ccviii,271, verso errata2 fold out maps with some repairs, recent half green morocco gilt, slight fading of backstrip. Scarce. £185

105. MACDONALD, HUGH.: Days at the Coast. A series of sketches descriptive of the Frith of Clyde-its watering places, its scenery, & its associations. Glasgow. Thomas Murray. 1857. Pp.392, frontispiece map, vignette on title page, later half red morocco gilt, bound by Ramage. £65

106. MACGEORGE, ANDREW: Old Glasgow: The place and the people from the Roman occupation to the eighteenth century. Glasgow. Blackie and Son. 1880. 4to, pp.x,340, engraved frontispiece, 7 engraved plates, 1 facsimile document, double page map, contemporary full morocco, gilt title and arms of City on boards, bound by Blackie, with their ticket at rear, a.e.g. minor rubbing. £120

107. MACGEORGE, BERNARD B.: Catalogue of the Library of. Glasgow. Maclehose. Printed for Private use. 1906. Large 8vo, pp.256, on thick paper, original cloth gilt. £40

108. MACKENZIE, PETER.: Old Reminiscences of Glasgow and the West of Scotland. Glasgow. James P. Forrester. 1890. 2 volumes, Vol 1, frontispiece portrait & 1 other, Vol 2, frontispiece portrait & 1 other, original decorative cloth gilt. £55

109. M'KERLIE, P. H.: History of the Lands and their Owners in Galloway. Paisley. Alexander Gardner. 1906 2 vols, New edition, 2 frontispieces, 8 plates, original cloth gilt, with dust wrappers. £120

110. [M'KERLIE, P. H.]: History of the Lands and their Owners in Galloway. Illustrated by woodcuts of notable places and objects. With a historical sketch of the district. Edinburgh. William Paterson. 1870-79 5 vols, original quarter calf gilt, small pieces missing at top & foot of backstrip vol 2, upper hinge split but holding, small piece missing foot of backstrip vol 3, front inner hinge cracked but holding vol 4, corners bumped £180

111. MACLEHOSE, James.: The Glasgow University Press 1638-1931. With notes on Scottish Printing in the last three hundred years. Glasgow. University Press. 1931. 8vo, pp. 286, frontis portrait of Tassie medallion of Robert Foulis, 6 plates, some marking from rusted paper clip on half title & frontispiece original quarter cloth rubbed & faded, book plate of "Blackie & Son Limited Private Library." £40

112. [MACMILLAN, ARCHIBALD.]: Jeems Kaye his adventures and opinions, [with] Jeems Kaye Second and Third series. Glasgow. The Baillie Office.1883-86-88 3 items in one, all presentation copies, ink inscription from author on title pages, original coloured wrappers bound in, half morocco gilt. A series of sketches on Glasgow life previously published in the Baillie magazine, illustrations (sketches) by many of the Glasgow Boys, J. Elder Christie, E.A. Walton, John Lavery., James Guthrie et al. £120

113. M'URE, JOHN.: The History of Glasgow. A new edition, with notes and illustrations, and an appendix. Glasgow. D. McVean & J. Wylie & Co. 1830 Pp.xii,376, frontispiece portrait, 2 plates, engravings in text, later full panelled calf gilt extra, red & brown labels, by Hopkins Glasgow, apart from some scratches on boards a fine copy. £180

114. M'URE, JOHN.: The History of Glasgow. A new edition, with notes and illustrations, and an appendix. Glasgow. D. McVean & J. Wylie & Co. 1830 THICK PAPER COPY, pp.xii,376, frontispiece portrait, 2 plates, engravings in text, later half morocco gilt extra, thistles in compartments, bound by J. Larkins, marbled paper boards rubbed. £140

115. MARWICK, Sir JAMES D.: The River Clyde and the Clyde Burghs. The City of Glasgow and its relations with Rutherglen, Renfrew, Paisley, Dumbarton, Port-Glasgow, Greenock, Rothesay and irvine. With a Memoir. Glasgow. Maclehose. 1909. 4to pp.liv,[2],254, frontispiece portrait, 38 plates, 15 maps and plans, No 36 of 60 LARGE PAPER COPIES, on hand made paper, plates on Japanese vellum, original quarter red morocco gilt, arms of City on front board, and backstrip, slight marking of cloth on front board, small bump on rear board. £85

116. MARWICK, The Late Sir James D.: Early Glasgow a history of the City of Glasgow to the year 1611. Glasgow. Maclehose. 1911 4to, pp.xxii,353, fold out map, 33 plates, few pages unopened, original cloth gilt, t.e.g., repaired dust wrapper. Book plate of "Miss Jean S Alison." £55

117. MILROY, A.: John Snell, his Schools, Schoolmasters and Scholars. Ayr Advertiser. 1923 12mo, pp. 186, some pencil notes in margins, printed from galley proofs, original printed wrapper. £12

118. MILROY, A.: Reminiscences and remarks in my search for the Snells. Ayr. Ayr Advertiser. 1913. 12mo pp.99, printed from galley proofs, binder's cloth with original printed wrappers bound in. £12

119. MORTON, William M.: Alexander Morton 1844 - 1923. Pioneer of the Lace Industry in Scotland. Kilmarnock. Kilmarnock Standard. 1960. Pp. 48, frontis portrait, 5 plates, original cloth with dust wrapper. £14

120. MURRAY, DAVID: Lawyers' Merriments Glasgow. Maclehose. 1912. Pp.xi,302, frontispiece, 6 illustrations, original quarter parchment, lacking strip at backstrip, parchment faded £28

121. MURRAY, DAVID: Miss Janet Ann Galloway and the Higher Education of Women in Glasgow Glasgow. Maclehose 1914 Pp.16, slight foxing, contemporary half green calf, red label, author's daughter's copy, with her bookplate on rear paste down. £48

122. MURRAY, DAVID.: A Plea for Stirling's Library an address at the anniversary meeting 10th April 1894 with a note on Cranmer's Bible. Glasgow. Aird & Coghill. 1894. Pp.18, original wrappers bound in, recent quarter calf. £28

123. MURRAY, DAVID.: Bull of Pope Adrian VI. Granting a Pension for Provand. Glasgow. Privately Printed by James Maclehose & Sons. 1887. Pp. [2], 20, Privately printed for the author from the Regality Club Papers, not reproducing the plate, contemporary half calf gilt, with author's signature on paste down end paper. £48

124. MURRAY, DAVID.: International general average. (Reprinted from the Journal of Jurisprudence) Edinburgh. Muir and Paterson. [1877] Pamphlet, pp.8, original printed paper wrapper, dated in pencil on front wrapper, with blank pages, contemporary half calf gilt £38

125. MURRAY, DAVID.: Memories of the Old College of Glasgow. Some chapters in the History of the University. Glasgow. Jackson, Wylie and Co. 1927. 4tp pp.xv,631, coloured frontispiece, 62 illustrations, many full page, original cloth gilt. £85

126. MURRAY, DAVID.: The Taxation of Land Values and the Report of the Select Committee on the Glasgow Bill. Glasgow. Maclehose and Sons. 1907. Pp.xiv,87,[2], contemporary quarter morocco. £38

127. MURRAY, DAVID.: The York Buildings Company a chapter in history. Read before the Institute of Bankers and Chartered Accountants, Glasgow 19th February 1883. Glasgow. James Maclehose & Sons. 1883. Large paper, pp.131, untrimmed, previous owner's note states "The author's own copy specially bound for him." Contemp half morocco. £65

128. NAPIER, JAMES.: Notes and reminiscences relating to Partick. Glasgow. Hugh Hopkins. 1873. Pp.[vi],ix,[1],270, tinted frontis view, engraved Arms, fold out map, 1 full page, 17 tinted views, LIMITED TO 250 COPIES, contemporary full calf gilt extra, bevelled edges, slight bumping of rear board lower corner, bound by Grieve of Edinburgh. Fine copy. £140

129. OLIVER, GEORGE.: Report of the Naval & military Banquet, held at Glasgow, 21st June, 1849, and summary of the Peninsular War, with detail of the services of the Invited Officers. Glasgow. John Mackie. 1849. Small 8vo pp.135, [1], errata, engraved frontispiece on china clay paper heavily offset on to title page, original cloth, faded, slight tear at top of backstrip, etched book plate of "James Adair" the Trongate by James Macintyre. £48

130. PAISLEY: The Paisley Wallet and Literary Album 1856 Paisley. Parlane. 1856 Pp188, No's 1 to 12, dated monthly, with general title page, pages, slightly grubby, inner hinges cracking, original cloth stained, backstrip faded. £22

131. PATERSON, JAMES: Autobiographical Reminiscences: Including recollections of the Radical Years, 1819-20 in Kilmarnock; the first election for Kilmarnock Burghs, Kay's Edinburgh Portraits- how they were got up in 1837-9 Glasgow. Ogle. 1871 Pp.v,[3],262 frontispiece portrait, 3 illustrations in text, lithographic plate of Sergeant Ewart of the Scots Greys capturing the Standard at Waterloo, contemp half blue calf, gilt label. £55

132. PATERSON, JAMES.: History of the Counties of Ayr and Wigton. Edinburgh. James Stillie. 1863-66, 3 volumes in 5, Kyle 2 volumes, Carrick 1, Cunningham 2 vols, illustrations in text,, mixed set (different coloured cloth, original cloth paper labels, labels rubbed, PLEASE NOTE AYRSHIRE ONLY The Wigton referred to was part of south Ayrshire. £150

133. PATERSON, JAMES.: History of the Counties of Ayr and Wigton. (With) Addenda Edinburgh. James Stillie. 1863-66, (Addenda) 1871. 3 volumes in 4, Kyle 2 volumes, Carrick 1, Cunningham 2 in 1, with rare "Addenda" published in 1871, bound in at rear of volume 2, 2 plates, (1 fold out), illus in text, half red morocco gilt extra by G S Smith, Edinburgh. PLEASE NOTE AYRSHIRE ONLY The Wigton referred to was part of south Ayrshire. £385

134. PATERSON, JAMES.: History of the County of Ayr and Wigton: With a genealogical account of the families of Ayrshire. Ayr. John Dick. 1847-52 2 volumes, some ink notes in prelims and margins, contemporary half red calf, rubbed. £120

135. PATERSON, JAMES.: History of the County of Ayr and Wigton: With a genealogical account of the families of Ayrshire. Ayr. John Dick. 1847-52 REPRINT 1895 2 volumes, some ink and pencil notes in margins mainly on families in the Parish of Dalry, original cloth gilt, ownership inscription "James M'Cosh, Swinlees, Dalry." in pencil, original cloth gilt. £160

136. RENFREW - ARGYLE: The New Statistical Account of Scotland. Vol VII. Edinburgh. Blackwood. 1845. 2 items in one, Renfrew pp.[8],570, double page map, 2 engraved plates, fold out map, Argyle, pp.[4],728, d. p. map, contemp half calf, red & brown labels, rebacked, corners rubbed. £95

137. RENWICK, ROBERT, Lindsay, Sir John, & George Eyre Todd: History of Glasgow. Pre-Reformation Period to the Passing of the Reform Acts, 1832-33. Glasgow. Maclehose & Jackson Wylie & Co. 1921-31 & 34. 3 volumes, 124 illustrations, 3 maps, Edition de luxe, LIMITED TO 150 SETS, original quarter vellum gilt, Arms of City, t.e.g. Fine set. £165

138. RENWICK, ROBERT.: Glasgow Memorials. Glasgow. Maclehose. 1908. 4to pp.xxiv, 353, frontispiece view, 27 plates, numerous illustrations in text, 15 of 50 LARGE PAPER COPIES, on hand made paper, plates on japanese vellum, original quarter red morocco gilt, arms of City on front board, and backstrip. £85

139. RICHMOND PATON, E. & OLIVER G. PIKE.: The Birds of Ayrshire. With twenty-five plates, numerous text illustrations and a map. London. Witherby. 1929. Pp.xx,[1], 228, coloured frontispiece, 24 b/w photographs, fold out coloured map, illustrations in text, original cloth gilt £45

140. ROBERTSON, WILLIAM.: Ayrshire Its History and Historic Families. Kilmarnock. Dunlop & Drennan. Ayr. Stephen & Pollock. 1908. 2 volumes, vol 1 pp.[vi],385, vol 2, [[vi],414,[2]. original cloth gilt, corners bumped. £65

141. SIMPSON, WILLIAM.: Glasgow in the forties. By the late William Simpson R. I. Revised, with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar. Glasgow. Morison Brothers. 1899. Large 4to pp.[144], frontispiece, 47 plates, some photogravure, No 240 of 500 copies, original decorative cloth gilt, some bumping of edges. £65

142. [SMITH, Rev. John.]: The Chronicles of Gotham; or the facetious history of Official Proceedings. Glasgow. To be had of the Booksellers. 1856. 12mo, pp.239, frontispiece, 23 plates, original cloth slightly faded. An amusing history of Glasgow life in 1850's. £40

143. STIRLING: Stirling and the Scottish Lakes. Engraved views Edinburgh. Banks & Co. Circa 1850's Oblong, 143x220mm, engraved title & 26 engraved plates of views, original cloth gilt, faded. £45

144. STRANG, JOHN.: Glasgow and its Clubs; or glimpses of the condition, manners, characters, & oddities of the City, during the past and present centuries. Second edition, revised, corrected and enlarged. Glasgow. Richard Griffin and Company. 1857. Pp.viii, lacking half title, 496, slightly later full panelled calf, gilt extra, green labels, bound by Hopkins, Glasgow. apart from slight staining in lower margins at rear, not affecting text, a fine copy. £135

145. STRANG, JOHN.: Glasgow and its Clubs; or glimpses of the condition, manners, characters, & oddities of the City, during the past and present centuriy. Glasgow. Richard Griffin and Company. 1856. 1st edition, pp.viii, lacking half title, 599, [1] errata leaf, slightly later quarter morocco gilt, green label. £65

146. STUART OF CASTLEMILK.: State of the evidence, for proving that the present Sir John Stuart of Castelmilk (sic) is the lineal heir male and representative of Sir William Stuart of Castelmilk who lived during part of the 14th and 15th centuries. N.p. 1794. 4to pp.{2],42, drop head title, slightly dusty. £35

147. STUART, ROBERT.: Views and Notices of Glasgow in former times. Glasgow. Robert Stuart & Co. 1848. 4to, pp.viii,116, litho frontispiece, extra litho title page, 41 tinted litho views on 25 plates, and map, some light foxing, views are by William "Crimean" Simpson, later half red morocco by Hopkins. £180

148. TAIT, JOHN.: John Tait's directory, for the City of Glasgow, Villages of Andeston, Calton and Gorbals, also for the Towns of Pailsey, Greenock, Port-Glasgow, and kilmarnock....1783 Glasgow. Robert Forrester. 1871. Reprint of the first Glasgow Directory, pp.103,[1], erratic at beginning but signatures correct, contemporary full morocco gilt backstrip, boards gilt & blind tooled. £45

149. TAYLOR, CHARLES.: Partick - Past and Present. Glasgow. William Hodge. 1902. Pp.[12],176, frontispiece portrait, 9 b/w plates, printed on poor quality paper, slight discolouration, original cloth slightly stained. £28

150. YOUNG, WILLIAM.: The Municipal Buildings of Glasgow by William Young, Architect. Glasgow. David Bryce and Son. 1890. Small folio, pp.35, 20 collotype plates from photographs, original cloth gilt, slight bumping of corners. £55

EDINBURGH & THE EAST

151. ARMSTRONG, MOSTYN JOHN.: An actual survey of the Great Post-roads between London and Edinburgh, with the County three miles on each side, drawn on a scale of half an inch to a mile. London. Printed and sold by the Author. 1776. Pp[4],7,[1],44 leaves, accompanied by 44 full page engraved maps, frontis general view vignette on title page, the maps are finely engraved with baroque borders, occasional ink or pencil notes as to the route or Inns mentioned, later half red calf titled in gilt direct, some cuttings pasted on to front end paper. Scarce. £480

152. ARNOT, HUGO.: The history of Edinburgh, from the earliest accounts to the present time....To which is added an appendix. Edinburgh. William Creech. 1788. 4to, 2nd edition, enlarged, pp.xii, 677,[1], with directions to the binder & Advertisement leaves, 20 engraved plates, 19 of which are views, many fold out, and a large fold out plan of Edinburgh, repairs to plan, some light foxing or thumbing, contemporary full tree calf, backstrip gilt extra, red label, expertly rebacked £480

153. BAIRD, WILLIAM.: Annals of Duddingston and Portobello. Edinburgh. Andrew Elliot. 1898. Pp.xviii,509,v, coloured map as frontispiece, 86 illustrations, (2 full page, ) including illustrations of Portobello Pottery, contemporary full calf gilt, red & green labels, binder's stamp "G Macdonald, Assembly Lane." Fine copy. £95

154. HUNTER, WILLIAM.: Biggar and the House of Fleming. An account of the Biggar district, archaeological, historical and biographical. Biggar. David Lockhart. 1862. Pp.xv,[1],376, extra title page, 5 plates, 18 illustrations in text, some staining mainly in margins at rear, recent half calf gilt, red label. £120

155. JOHNSTON, GEORGE P.: William Mitchel the Tincklarian Doctor, a Bibliography: 1711-39. reprinted from the Papers of the Edinburgh Bibliographical Society Vol. XI Edinburgh. Printed for Private Circulation. 1921 4to. pp.25, [bound with] The Tinklarian Bibliography: Addenda. 1 leaf, 2 facsimile leaves, 1 printed on old paper. [bound with] William Mitchel, Tinklarian Doctor: Additions to a Bibliography. By George P. Johnston. Reprinted from the Papers of the Edinburgh Bibliographical Society, Vol. XII. Edinburgh. Printed for Private Circulation. 1925, 3 items in one, original wrappers with ink presentation inscription from Johnston, recent cloth. £45

156. MORAY: A survey of the Province of Moray; historical, geographical, and Political. By Rev J. Grant & Rev. J. Leslie. Aberdeen. Printed for Isaac Forsyth. Elgin. 1798. Pp.viii, 353, lacking map & view, pages dusty & creased with few marks, recent half calf, lines gilt, red label. £65

157. ROGERS, Rev. CHARLES.: Historical notices of St. Anthony's Monastery, Leith and rehersal of events which occurred in the North oF Scotland from 1635 to 1654 in relation to the National Covenant. London. Printed for the Grampian Club. 1877. Pp.65, original cloth gilt. £30

158. STEWART, ARCHIBALD.: The Trial of Archibald Stewart Esq; late Lord Provost of Edinburgh, before the High Court of Justiciary in Scotland, for neglect of duty........at the tme of the Rebels......September 1745. Edinburgh. Gideon Crawford. 1747 Pp.178,203, verso blank, small piece missing top of title page, not affecting text, ink name "Wm. Laing MD" on reverse of title, contemporary half calf rubbed, small piece missing at foot of backstrip, lacks label. £65

159. [STEWART, George D.]: The book of the "Twenty-five" Club 1894-1944 Edinburgh. [ Privately printed.] 1944. Pp.[12], 80, 4 b/w plates, original cloth gilt, a private club from the Morningside area of Edinburgh, a few Booksellers and Publishers were members. £30

LITERATURE

160. ANON: Nell's Locket and what came of it. A story without a murder. Greenock. James M'Cunn. 1873. 12mo, pp.[2],95, original cloth gilt, Ink inscription "To my Aunt in memory of my Dear father Oct 24th 1888. Isabella Duncan Hendry." on front free end paper, a paper cutting tipped in identifies the author as a Tailor in Greenock. Not in COPAC or N.L.S. £55

161. BELL, ROBIN.: Radio Poems. Calstock. Peterloo poets. 1989 Pp.56, original paper wrappers. £10

162. BLACK, D.M.: Theory of diet. Turret Books. 1966. Pp.21, original paper wrappers, No 4 of 50 signed by author. £10

163. BOLD, ALAN.: A Lunar event. Keepsake poem 11. A poem and a drawing.. Richmond. Keepsake Press. 1973. Pamphlet, pp.[4], original paper wrappers, original envelope, an edition of 180 copies. £10

164. BOLD, ALAN.: A perpetual motion machine. London. Chatto & Windus. Hogarth Press. 1969. Pp. 69, original cloth, with dust wrapper. £12

165. BOLD, ALAN.: A pint of bitter London. Chatto & Windus. Hogarth Press. 1971. Pp. 54, original cloth, slightly torn dust wrapper. £12

166. BOLD, ALAN.: The State of the Nation. London. Chatto & Windus. Hogarth Press. 1969. Pp. 69, original cloth, dust wrapper. £12

167. BOLD, ALAN. Julie O'Callaghan, Gareth Owen: Bright lights blaze out. Three poets. General editor. Michael Harrison. Oxford University Press. [1986] Pp. 48, original cloth, with slightly torn dust wrapper. £10

168. BOLD, ALAN.: To find the new. London. Hogarth Pres. 1967 Pp.64, original cloth with dust wrapper. £14

169. BOWES LYON, LILIAN.: A rough walk home and other poems. Jonathan Cape. 1946. Pamphlet, pp.31, original paper wrappers, previous fold, slightly dusty. £8

170. BUCHAN, John.: The Causal and the Casual in History. Cambridge. 1929. Pp.46, original paper boards, spine slightly cracked & darkened, but still a nice copy. £20

171. CROMEK, R. H.: Remains of Nithsdale and Galloway Song: With historical and traditional notices relative to the manners and customs of the Peasantry. London. Cadell & Davies. 1810. Pp.xxxii,370,2, (advert for Stothard's Canterbury Pilgrims.) title page, foxed, on different paper, later half calf red label, slightly rubbed. Contains in appendix " History of Witchcraft , sketched from the popular tales of Nithsdale and Galloway," and "Character of the Scottish Lowland Fairies." £55

172. CUNNINGHAME GRAHAM,: Scottish Stories. London. Duckworth. 1914 1st collected edition, pp.[vi],181, [1] advts., half blue morocco, original cloth bound in at rear, slight fading of backstrip £40

173. DOUGLAS, GAVIN. Bishop of Dunkeld.: The Poetical works of. With memoir, notes, and glossary by John Small. Edinburgh. William Paterson. 1874. 4 vols, with half titles, frontispiece and 9 plates, illustrations in text, later half brown morocco gilt extra. Fine set. £240

174. DOUGLAS, GEORGE.: The House with Green Shutters. Popular edition. Edinburgh. Geo. A Morton. 1905. Paperback, Pp.[6]329,[1], some foxing, original decorative paper covers, small pieces missing at corners and top & foot of backstrip. First published in 1901 an early paperback edition priced at 1s. A rare survival. £18

175. DUNBAR, WILLIAM: The Poems of, now first collected. with notes, and a memoir of his life. By David Laing Edinburgh. Laing and Forbes. London. William Pickering. 1834 2 volumes, with half titles, slightly later half brown morocco gilt extra, bound by Ramage, slight rubbing of corners. £125

176. DUNN, DOUGLAS.: Backwaters. [The Review.] 1971 1972. Pp. 15, original wrapper, slight stain, signature of author. £10

178. DUNN, DOUGLAS.: The happier life. Faber & Faber. 1972. Pp. 72, original cloth with dust wrapper. £15

179. ECCOTT, W. J.: The Second City. Edinburgh. Wm. Blackwood. 1912. 8vo, pp.371, 64, publisher's catalogue, a Glasgow novel, original decorative cloth gilt, slight cracking of front inner hinge, very fresh. £20

180. FRASER, G.S.: Conditions. Nottingham. Byron Press. 1969. Pamphlet, pp.46, original paper wrappers, signed and dated by the author October 1969. £12

181. [GALT, JOHN.]: Ringan Gilhaizie; or the Covenanters. Edinburgh. Oliver & Boyd. 1823. 1st edition, 3 volumes, with half titles, later half calf gilt extra by William Brown, Edinburgh. £180

182. [GALT, JOHN.]: Sir Andrew Wylie, of that Ilk. Edinburgh. William Blackwood. 1822. 1st edition, 3 volumes, with half titles, uncut, advert leaf rear of vol 3, later half blue morocco gilt extra by Bayntun, slight fading of backstrips. £180

183. [GALT, JOHN.]: The Ayrshire Legatees; or the Pringle family. Edinburgh. William Blackwood. 1821. 1st edition, pp.[iv],303, with half title, uncut, later half calf, titled in gilt direct, by Kerr & Richardson, Glasgow. £120

184. [GALT, JOHN.]: The Entail: Or the Lairds of Grippy. Edinburgh. William Blackwood. 1823. 1st edition, 3 volumes, lacks half titles, imprint at rear of volumes states "Printed by George Ramsay & Co. Edinburgh, 1822." later half calf gilt extra by William Brown, Edinburgh. £180

185. [GALT, JOHN.] The Spaewife; a tale of the Scottish Chronicles. Edinburgh. Oliver & Boyd. 1823. 1st edition, 3 volumes, with half titles, ." later half calf gilt extra by William Brown, Edinburgh. £180

186. [GALT, JOHN.]: The Last of the Lairds: Or the life and opinions of Malachi Mailings, Esq. of Auldbiggings. Edinburgh. William Blackwood. 1826. 1st edition, with half title, later half calf gilt extra by William Brown, Edinburgh. £120

187. [GALT, JOHN.]: The Member: An Autobiography London. James Fraser. 1832 1st edition, lacks half title, signature N misbound, later half calf gilt extra by William Brown, Edinburgh. £120

188. [GALT, JOHN.]: The Provost. Edinburgh. William Blackwood. 1822. 1st edition, pp.[iv],360, lacking half title, later half calf, titled in gilt direct, a.e.g., bound by Bayntun. £120

189. [GALT, JOHN.]: The Steam-Boat Edinburgh. William Blackwood. 1822. 1st edition, lacks half title, later half calf gilt extra by William Brown, Edinburgh. £120

190. GLEN, Duncan.: A Cled Score: Poems. Preston. Akros Publishing. 1974. Pp.40, signature of author on front free end paper, original boards. £12

191. GLEN, DUNCAN.: A small press and Hugh Macdiarmid. With a check-list of Akros publications 1962-70. Preston. Akros Publications. 1970. Pp.28, stapled, original paper wrappers. £10

192. GLEN, DUNCAN.: Buits and wellies a sequence of poems. With illustrations by George Hollingworth. Preston. Akros Publications. 1976. Pamphlet, pp28, signed presentation to "Jim Burns from Duncan 9th july 1976." on title page, original paper wrappers. £20

193. GLEN, DUNCAN.: Clydesdale a sequence o poems. Preston. Akros Publications. 1971. Pp.29, on tinted paper, No 2 of 50 copies, signed by author, stapled, original paper wrappers, slightly rubbed. £10

194. GLEN, DUNCAN.: Feres. Poems Preston. Akros Publications. 1971. Pamphlet, pp.33,, No 66 of 100 signed by author, original paper wrappers. creased with tears. £8

195. GLEN, DUNCAN.: Geeze. A sequence of poems. Leeds. John Henderson. 1985. Pamphlet, pp.32,, author's signature on front end paper, original paper wrappers. £15

196. GLEN, DUNCAN.: Hugh Macdiarmid. An essay for 11th August 1977. Preston. Akros Publications. 1977. Pamphlet, pp.12,[4],, No 177 of 300 signed by author, original paper wrappers. £12

197. GLEN, DUNCAN.: In appearances Preston. Akros Publications. 1971 Pp.80, No 4 of 50 signed by author, original boards with dust wrapper. £20

198. GLEN, DUNCAN.: Mr & Mrs J. L. Stoddart at home. A poem. Preston. Akros Publications. 1975. Pamphlet, pp44, signed presentation to "Jim Burns from Duncan 11th July 1975." On title, original paper wrappers. £20

199. GLEN, DUNCAN.: On Midsummer evenin merriest of nichts? Nottingham. Akros Publications. 1981. Pamphlet, pp62, no 12 of 50 copies signed by author, original paper wrappers. £15

200. GLEN, DUNCAN.: Realites Poems Nottingham. Akros Publications. 1980. Pamphlet, pp191, original wrappers, rear creased. £10

201. GLEN, DUNCAN.: The individual & the twentieth century Scottish literary tradition. Preston. Akros Publications. 1971. Pamphlet, pp.58,[2],, No 24 of 25 signed by author, on tinted paper, original paper wrappers. £15

202. GLEN, DUNCAN.: The stones of time. A sequence of poems. Nottingham. Duncan Glen. 1984. Pp.42, signed by Duncan Glen, original paper wrappers stapled, corner turned. £10

203. GLEN, DUNCAN.: Unnerneath the bed. A poem. Preston. Akros Publications. 1970. Folded broadside on tinted paper, signed by Duncan Glen, No 30 of 100. £10

204. GLEN, DUNCAN. & John Brook.: Preston's new buildings. With photographs by Myra Jones and John Brook. Preston. Harris. 1975. Pp.[16], signed by Duncan Glen, stapled, original paper wrappers, slightly rubbed. £10

205. GOODSIR SMITH, Sydney: Figs and Thistles. Edinburgh. Oliver & Boyd. 1959. 1st edition. Pp.79, with loosely inserted "Word leet." large ink inscription from author to Grant Peterkin on front free end paper, original cloth with dust wrapper, small tear at top of wrapper. £40

206. GOODSIR SMITH, Sydney.: Kynd Kittock's Land. Edinburgh. 1965. Pp.24,[1], original card covers & dust wrapper. £12

207. GOODSIR SMITH, Sydney.: Orpheus and Eurydice. Edinburgh. Macdonald. 1955. Pp.30, [1], 1 of 500 copies, original card cover. £20

208. GORDON, GILES.: Couple Knotting. Sceptre Press. 1978. Pamphlet, pp.[12], No 36 of 50 signed by author, original paper wrappers, stapled. £12

209. GORDON, GILES.: The Oban Poems Knotting. Sceptre Press. 1977. Pamphlet, pp.[16], No 38 of 50 signed by author, original paper wrappers, stapled. £12

210. GORDON, GILES.: Twelve poems for Callum. Preston. Akros Publications. 1972. Pamphlet, pp.[16], limited to 225 copies, original paper wrappers, stitched. £8

211. HENDERSON, T. F.: Scottish Vernacular Literature a succint history. Third revised edition Edinburgh. John Grant. 1910 Pp.xiv,462, contemporary half calf gilt, thistles in compartments, bound by Henderson & Bissett. £55

212. HENRY the Minstrel: The Actis and deidis of the illustere and vailzeant campion Schir William Wallace knight of Ellerslie. Edited by James Moir. Edinburgh. Scottish Text Society. 1889. Pp.liv,[1],567, bookplate of David Macbrayne, full calf gilt extra with arms of Macbrayne, red & green labels, some loss & rubbing at foot of backstrip. £55

213. HENRYSON, ROBERT.: The Poems and fables of, now first collected, with notes, and a memoir of his life. By David Laing. Edinburgh. William Paterson. 1865. Pp.lx,331, 1 plate, later half red morocco gilt extra, uniform with Montgomery's Poems which is bound by Ramage. This unsigned. £120

214. HERD, DAVID: Ancient and Modern Scottish Songs, Heroic Ballads etc. Reprinted from the edition of 1776, with an appendix, containing the pieces substituted in the edition of 1791 for omissions from that of 1776, &c Glasgow. Kerr & Richardson. 1869 2 volumes, large paper copies, slightly later half red morocco gilt, by Ramage, fine set. £180

215. HOGG, JAMES: Tales of James Hogg, the Ettrick Shepherd. Library edition. Glasgow. Thomas D. Morison. 1886 2 volumes, life of the author and 38 tales etc, half calf gilt extra, red labels, slight rubbing. £95

216. INGLIS, RALSTON.: The Dramatic Writers of Scotland. Glasgow. Mackellar. 1868. Pp.155, [1] errata, interleaved with blanks, rencent cloth, bookplate of J. L. Weir. £28

217. JAMIESON, MORLEY: Ten Poems Edinburgh. [Tragara Press] Bruntons. 1978 Pamphlet, pp[24], frontis by Mary Parker Rhodes, card wrapper. No 26 of 210 copies signed by author, printed at Tragara Press, large ink inscription from author on front free end paper. £20

218. JENKINS, ROBIN.: Dust on the paw. London. Macdonald. 1961. 1st edition, small stain on foredge, original cloth with dust wrapper, rubbed at extremities. £20

219. KENNEDY, JAMES. Sanquhar: Poems and Prose Tales. Second edition. Dumfries. Standard Office. 1849. 12mo, pp.[9] then 8-131, original cloth paper label, slight fading of backstrip. Copac N.L.S. & B.L. only. £85

220. KENNEDY, JOHN.: The Poetical works of John Kennedy, Kilmarnock. Ayr. Printed by D. Macarter & Co For the Author. 1818. 12mo, pp.viii-144, lacking 141-142, which is part of the notes, uncut, original boards, rubbed & scratched, corners bumped, slight splitting of upper hinges, lacking top & foot of backstrip, scarce Copac lists NLS & Oxford only. £48

221. LANG, ANDREW.: Aucassin and Nicolete. Done into english. London. David Nutt. 1887. 12mo, pp.xx,70,[1] printers's imprint, extra engraved title page, ONE OF 500 COPIES on Japanese paper, original decorative paper wrappers slightly marked on blank rear of cover, book plate of W. Macdonald Mackay, wrap round cloth folder in slip case, red labels. £28

222. LINKLATER, Eric.: The Art of Adventure. London. Macmillan. 1947. Pp.292,[1], author's presentation inscription to Douglas Young, original cloth, slightly marked. £30

223. LYNDSAY, Sir DAVID: The Poetical Works of with memoir, notes and glossary by David Laing, LL.D. Edinburgh. William Paterson. 1879. 3 volumes, fold out facsimile manuscript, 14 facsimile title pages etc, No 183 of 485 copies, half red morocco gilt.. £220

224. MACBETH, GEORGE.: Last night. Knotting. Sceptre Press. [1976.] Pamphlet, pp.[8], no 41 of 50 signed by author, original paper wrappers, stapled. £10

225. MACBETH, GEORGE.: lecture to the trainees. Oxford. Fantasy Press.. 1962. Pamphlet, pp.[24], original paper wrappers, stapled. 1329. £10

226. MACBETH, GEORGE.: Poems. Frensham. Sceptre Press. 1970 Pamphlet pp. [16], limited to 100 copies, original wrappers, stapled. £10

227. MACBETH, GEORGE.: The Night of stones. Macmillan. 1968. Pp. [8] 87, uncorrected proof copy, original printed wrappers. £12

228. MACBETH, GEORGE.: The saddled man. Keepsake poem 33. Illustrated by Katherine Kadish Richmond. Keepsake Press. 1978. Pamphlet, pp.[4], original wrappers, in envelope, an edition of 180 copies.£10

229. MacCOLL, EWAN.: Uranium 235, A documentary play, with introduction by Hugh MacDiarmid. Glasgow. William MacLellan. [1948?] Pp.92, original decorated paper boards, cloth backstrip, slightly rubbed at edges, marked on rear board. £28

230. MACDIARMID, Hugh.: Cornish Heroic Song for Valda Trevlyn and Once in a Cornish Garden. With illustrations by Lorgan Padstow. Lodenek Press. 1977. Pp.22,[1], original paper wrappers. £12

231. MACDIARMID, HUGH.: Stony limits and Scots unbound and other poems. Edinburgh. Castle Wynd. [1956] Pp.viii,156, original cloth with dust wrapper. £28

232. MACDONALD, GEORGE.: The Portent: A story of the inner vision of the Highlanders, commonly called the Second Sight. London. Smith Elder and Co. 1864. 1st edition, pp.viii, 290, lacks adverts, Michael Sadleir's copy with his label later full calf, bound by Zaehnsdorf, backstrip faded, some bumps on boards. £280

233. MACLEOD, DONALD.: Poets and poetry of the Lennox: Introductory matter, biographies, selection and arrangement. Dumbarton. Bennet & Thomson. Glasgow. Thomas Murray & Son. N.d. (Circa 1890) 8vo pp.[viii,] 287, original cloth gilt. Fresh copy. £28

234. [MAIDMENT, JAMES.]: A Book of Scottish Pasquils &c. Edinburgh. [ Stevenson] 1827--28. 3 volumes in one, 1st 2nd & 3rd series, all published, Part 1 pp. xxx,80, Part 2 pp. xxxi,102, Part 3 pp.xiv,93, woodcut on title pages, rude epigram on page 73 'expunged.' LARGE PAPER COPIES ONE OF 15, recent quarter red morocco, bookplate of Adam Sim, Coulter. £280

235. [MAIDMENT, JAMES]: A packet of Pestilent Pasquils. [Edinburgh. Privately Printed. Paterson. 1868.] Pp.31, interleaved with blanks, recent cloth, bookplate of J. L. Weir and James Maidment, lampoons on Rev. David Williamson minister of St Cuthbert's or West Kirk, Edinburgh, who apparently outsripped Henry VIII in the number of his wives. £55

236. MAIDMENT, JAMES: Scottish Ballads and Songs, historical and traditionary Edinburgh. William Paterson. 1868 2 vols, rubricated title pages, full blue morocco gilt extra, slight fading of backstrips, bookplates of "James Forester" and "From the Library of John Charles Hardy." £180

237. MAIDMENT, JAMES: Scottish Ballads and Songs, historical and traditionary Edinburgh. William Paterson. 1868 2 vols, rubricated title pages, half red morocco gilt, Ex Libris J. L. Weir. £140

238. MAIDMENT, JAMES [Edited by]: Analecta Scotica: Collections illustrative of the Civil, Ecclesiastical, and Literary History of Scotland chiefly from original MSS. Edinburgh. T. G. Stevenson. 1834 Pp.xii,410, 117 items, with index, small piece torn from p233/234 loss of end of two lines of text, 1 of 106 copies, recent cloth, book label of J. L. Weir. £65

239. MITCHISON, NAOMI & Denis Macintosh.: Men and Herring a documentary. Edinburgh. Serif Books. 1949. Pp.122, 2 illustrations, original cloth with dust wrapper. £20

240. MONRO, ROBIN.: The line of the morning. Keepsake poem 27. Wood engravings by Juilius B. Stafford-Baker. Richmond. Keepsake Press. 1976. Pamphlet, pp.[4], original paper wrappers, £10

241. MONTGOMERY, ALEXANDER: The Poems of, with biographical notices by David Irving. [Edited by David Laing.] Edinburgh. James Ballantyne for W & C Tait. 1821. Pp.xxix,319 misnumbered 119, facsimile title page of a 1597 edition of "The Cherrie & the Slae, " edited by David Laing, with notes, later full blue morocco gilt, bound by Andrew Grieve Edinburgh, slightly rubbed. £85

242. ANOTHER COPY. later half morocco gilt, extra bound by Ramage, fine copy. £120

243. MOTHERWELL, WILLIAM.: Minstrelsy ancient and modern, with an historical introduction and notes. Glasgow. John Wylie. 1827. Pp, iv,cv,390, appendix t.p, xxiv, errata leaf 9 leaves of music, 1 plate, extra engraved title page printed on pink paper, later half brown calf gilt. £200

244. MUNRO, RONALD EADIE. (Duncan Glen): Idols: When Alexander our King was dead. With decorations by Duncan Glen. Preston. Akros publications.1967. Pp.28, original wrapper slightly dusty. £8

245. MUNRO, RONALD EADIE. (Duncan Glen): Kythings and other poems. Caithness Books. 1969. Pp.48, signed by author with real name and pseudonym, original cloth with dust wrapper. £20

246. MURRAY, CHARLES.: Hamewith. With introduction by Andrew Lang and two illustrations by R. Douglas Strachan. Constable & Co. 1909. 1st edition, pp.xv,119, some pencil notes in text, original cloth gilt, slight fading of extremities. £25

247. [MURRAY, Rev. JAMES.]: Songs of the Covenant times. By an Ayrshire Minister. Edinburgh. W. P. Nimmo. 1861. 8vo, pp.[iv],216, engraved frontispiece view of Cumnock, pencil note on prelims by James McKie gives author and short biography, (author was Minister in Cumnock,) original cloth, stained at edges, backstrip faded, lacks top & foot of backstrip. £28

248. [NICHOLSON, J.]: Historical and traditional tales in Prose and Verse connected with the South of Scotland. Original and select. Kirkcudbright. Printed and published by John Nicholson. 1843. Pp.[ii]viii,450, later cloth with slightly torn printed paper label. £48

249. NYE, ROBERT.: Two prayers. Drawing by Aileen Campbell Nye. Keepsake poem 22. Richmond. Keepsake Press. 1974. Pamphlet, pp.[4], original paper wrappers, original envelope, an edition of 180 copies. £10

250. OSSIAN: The Poems of Ossian. Translated by James Macpherson, Esq; in two volumes. With dissertations on the ear and poems of Ossian; and a life of Macpherson. Edinburgh. Macredie, Skelly, & Muckersy. 1814. 2 volumes, small 8vo Vol 1, pp.xxi-317, vol 2, 334, 4, pub advts., contemporary full speckled calf, gilt, titled direct with gilt harps in compartments. Fine set., very minor rubbing. £120

251. PACE, JAMES. Gardener.: Poems on various occasions. Edinburgh. Printed by James Ballantyne. For the Author. 1804 12mo, pp.viii,95, with h.t., list of subscribers, uncut, original marbled paper boards, paper backstrip, lacking part of backstrip. Copac N.L.S & E.U. only. Pace was Gardener at Cunninghames Lainshaw estate in Ayrshire. £120

252. RAMSAY, ALLAN: The Ever Green a collection of Scots Poems Wrote by the Ingenious before 1600 reprinted from the original edition Glasgow. Robert Forrester. 1876 2 volumes, fine half morocco titled in gilt, bound by Ramage. £95

253. RAMSAY, ALLAN: The Poems of, with glossary, life of the author, and remarks on his poems Paisley. A Gardner. 1877 2 volumes, engraved portrait, fold out facsimile poem, original cloth slightly marked, paper labels scratched, reprinted from Chalmers' edition of 1800 £30

254. RAMSAY, ALLAN: The Tea -Table Miscellany a collection of choice songs Scots & English. Reprinted from the fourteenth edition Glasgow. Robert Forrester. 1876 2 volumes, fine half morocco titled in gilt, bound by Ramage. £95

255. RAMSAY, ALLAN.: The Ever Green being a collection of Scots Poems. Edinburgh. Alexander Donaldson. 1761. 12mo 2 vols, vol 1. pp.xiv,272, then pages 287 & 288 which are the contents pages for volume 2, volume 2 pp.286, contemp full calf, lacking title labels, with volume number labels, cracking of upper hinges, chipped top & foot of backstrips. £38

256. RICHARDSON, [William.]: Essays on Shakespeare.'s dramatic characters of Richard the Third, King Lear, and Timon of Athens..... London. J. Murray. 1774. Pp.[6][, vi,170,[4], publishers catalogue, with half title, contemporary full calf, slight rubbing, lacks label, numbered "2" this forms a second series of the ?Philosophical Analysis.?, which was published in 1774, hence the volume number on backstrip. Heraldic bookplate of Plummer of Middlestead, and small shelf label of "Sunderland Hall." £95

257. SCOTT, ALEXANDER.: Cantrips: Poems Preston. Akros Publications. 1968.. Pp.61original paper boards with dust wrapper. £15

258. SKINNER, Rev, JOHN: Amusements of leisure hours: Or Poetical Pieces, chiefly in the Scottish Dialect. To which is prefixed, a sketch of the author's life with some remarks on Scottish Poetry Edinburgh. Stuart Cheyne. 1809 Pp.144, untrimmed, few pages unopened, original boards scratched, new matching backstrip & paper label, corners rubbed. £45

259. SMITH, ALEXANDER: Poems London. David Bogue. 1853 Pp.[8[,238, 24 pub cat, original cloth gilt, backstrip slightly faded, nice copy, slight cracking of upper inner hinge, bookplate of John Sawers, ( Skeleton playing a stringed instrument, sitting on two books.) £48

260. SMITH, ANDREW. (New Stevenston, Holytown): Short Poems. Glasgow. Scottish Co-operative Wholesale Society. [1893] 12mo, pp.78, original cloth, front board stained. £28

261. SOUTAR, WILLIAM.: Brief words 100 epigrams. London. Andrew Dakers. 1935. Pp.48, Publishers printed label pasted over Moray Press imprint, original quarter cloth paper boars with dust wrapper. £30

262. SOUTAR, WILLIAM.: Conflict. London. Chapman & Hall 1931. Pp.41, original cloth with dust wrapper. £30

263. TREMAYNE, SYDNEY.: The hardest freedom. London. Collins. 1951. Pp.63, original cloth with dust wrapper. £12

264. TREMAYNE, SYDNEY.: Time and the wind Collins. 1948 Pp. 64, original cloth, with dust wrapper. £12

265. TURNBULL, GAEL.: Briefly Nottingham. Tarasque Press. N.d.[1967] Pamphlet, pp20, card wrapper. Limited to 300. £10

266. TURNBULL, GAEL.: Finger Cymbals Edinburgh. SATTS. 1971 Pamphlet, pp[16], stapled, card wrapper. No 185 of 350 copies. £10

267. TURNBULL, GAEL.: Twenty words: Twenty days: A sketchbook & a morula Birmingham. Migrant Press. 1966. Pamphlet, pp28, stapled, card wrapper. Limited to 300. £10

268. VOLMAR, JIM: Hoy: The seven postcards. Knotting. Sceptre Press. 1979. Pamphlet, pp.[4],[2], No 39 of 50 signed by author, original paper wrapper stapled. £6

269. VOLMAR, JIM: Orkney poems. Knotting. Sceptre Press. 1979. Pamphlet, pp.[4],3, No 15 of 50 signed by author, original paper wrapper, stapled. £6

270. WALKER, WILLIAM.: The Bards of Bon-Accord. 1375-1860 Aberdeen. Edmond & Spark. 1887. Pp.x,673, original cloth gilt, small tears at top & foot of backstrip. Loosely inserted letter from Bruntons of George Street, Edinburgh, dated 1970 offering a copy of this book. £55

271. WATSON, JAMES: James Watson's choice collection of Comic and serious Scots Poems. Glasgow. Reprinted for Private Circulation. [M. Ogle] 1869 Pp.xxvii, verso blank, [iv],146,[ii],viii,117,[[ii], [iv],120, 3 separate facsimile title pages, 1 of 155 copies, contemporary full morocco gilt, titled direct. £95

272. WEIR, J. L. [Edited by]: A North Country Garland. Some lesser known Songs and Ballads of Scotland Brechin. D. H. Edwards. 1938 Pp.31, original wrappers bound in, quarter morocco gilt book label of author. £25

273. YOUNG, A. J.: The new shepherd. J & E Bumpus. 1931. Pp.47, original cloth, paper label. £20

274. YOUNG, ANDREW.: The white blackbird London. Cape. 1955. Pp. 48, original cloth, with dust wrapper., faded at backstrip. £12