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Charles Dickens' Christmas Stories

1863–1870 bound from All the Year Round, including Mugby Junction & The Signalman (1866)
Charles Dickens, and including Hesba Stretton, Wilkie Collins, Mrs Gaskell etc etc
Chapman & Hall, London, 1863
£80.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

A History of the English-Speaking Peoples

Churchill's history of Britain and its Colonies, four volumes
Winston S Churchill
Cassell, London, 1956
£30.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Violent Effigy

A study in Charles Dickens' imagination
John Carey
Faber & Faber, London, 1973
£15.00
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Scottish Fairy Tales

Illustrated by Jane Susa Evans
Margaret Lyford-Pike
J M Dent, London, 1974
£12.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Royal Play of Macbeth (Signed copy)

When, Why, and How it was Written by Shakespeare
Henry N Paul
Macmillan, New York, 1950
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William Shakespeare | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Mary Queen of Scots

Her Environment and Tragedy. A Biography in two volumes
T F Henderson
Hutchinson, London, 1905
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Casket Letters and Mary Queen of Scots

1889, a good reading copy of the first edition
T F Henderson
A & C Black, Edinburgh, 1889
£20.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

The New Testament in Scots

Vols 1 & 2, being Purvey's Revision of Wycliffe's Version Turned into Scots by Murdoch Nisbet c1520
Thomas Graves Law
William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh, 1901
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Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Poetical Remains of William Lithgow, The Scotish Traveller (Signed copy)

1863, limited edition, signed and dedicated by the publisher
William Lithgow, edited by James Maidment
Thomas George Stevenson, Edinburgh, 1863
£200.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions

Masters of Mystery

One of the first critical studies of detective fiction
H Douglas Thomson
Collins, London, 1932
£30.00
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Aligi Sassu

Illustrated throughout with fine colour reproductions
Antonello Negri
Ilisso, Nuoro, Italy, 1995
£40.00
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Teutonic Myth and Legend

with four plates in colour and 31 in monochrome
Donald A Mackenzie
The Gresham Publishing Company Ltd, London, 1912
£25.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Celtic Myth and Legend

with four colour and 20 monochrome plates
Charles Squire
The Gresham Publishing Company Ltd, London, 1912
£25.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Two books of poetry by Sir David Lyndsay of the Mount

Selected Poems and A Satire of the Three Estates
Sir David Lyndsay of the Mount
Various, London & Edinburgh, n.d.
£10.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Nineteen-Twenties

Literature and Ideas in the post-War Decade
A C Ward
Methuen, London, 1930
£20.00
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

6 books from The Pocket Poets series

John Betjeman, Laurie Lee, and including Edward Thomas, B S Johnson, Ted Hughes etc
John Betjeman, and Laurie Lee, others edited by Alan Pryce-Jones
Edward Hulton & Vista, London, n.d.
£15.00
Poetry | Soft Cover | First Editions

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
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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

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

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

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