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The Religion of Dr. Johnson and Other Studies.

By: CAIRNS, W.T.:

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London: Oxford University Press, 1946.:

Seller ID: 13031


1st ed. In addition to the title essay, contains studies on various subjects, personalities, and controversies concerned with Scottish religious history. Pp. 13/137. Inscrip. to fep. Rough edges to bottom of pages. Green cloth, gilt title to spine, d/w with slight chipping. G+/G. View more info

The Scots Book of Lore and Folklore.

By: DOUGLAS, Ronald Macdonald. (Comiler).

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New York: Beekman House, 1982. 0517366037:

Seller ID: 32921


Divided into five parts: 1.Poetry; 2.Folklore, and Rhymes and Tales; 3.Facts; 4. Fragments; 5. A Few Prose Extracts and Some Letters. Pp.14/368, 3 maps, 11 clan shields. Red boards, d/w. VG/VG. View more info

Byeways of Scottish Story.

By: EYRE-TODD, George.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Edinburgh: William J. Hay, nd. (c.1900).:

Seller ID: 43796


Contents; 1.Braids Scots; 2.The Epic of Freedom; 3.The Shrine of Douglas; 4.The Three Tales of Lindoren; 5.The Pagan Faith of Scotland; 6."Bonnie Jeanie Cameron"; 7.The Gael Again; 8.Some Historic Apparitions; 9.Village Naturals; 10.The Tale of a Quiet Strath; 11.A Parish Chronicle of the Seventeenth Century; 12.A Scottish Parish in the Eighteenth Century. Pp.189, slight toning to pages, owner's name to inside front board, browning to endpapers. Blue cloth, gilt... View more info

Highland Folk Ways. (Illustrated by Molly MacEwan.)

By: GRANT, I.F.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1961.:

Seller ID: 21576


1st ed. "This work is a fascinating record set down before it is too late for the traditions to be remembered." Pp. 13/377, 77 figures + 3 maps. Orange cloth, gilt title to spine, d/w. VG/G+. View more info

Things Seen in Edinburgh.

By: GRIERSON, E.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Seeley, Service & Co Limited, 1926.:

Seller ID: 43007


A Description of the Town, the Castle, the Classic Buildings, Historic Places, Environs & Other Points of Interest. 15cms x 11cms. Pp.157, black & white photo frontispiece + 31 furthe full page plates and 58 line drawing illustrations. Blue cloth, gilt illustration to front board, spine dulled. G+. View more info

Scotland: Kirk and People.

By: HENDERSON, Ian.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Edinburgh: Lutterworth Press, 1969.:

Seller ID: 29499


1st ed. "Writing with shrewd and penetrating insight he looks at Scotland as a land where people and church are in unique alliance, and where what is said and done nationally has its reflection in the Kirk." Pp. 117. P/b. G+. View more info

A View of the Constitution of the Church of Scotland.

By: HILL, George.

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Edinburgh:John Waugh, 1835.:

Seller ID: 43567


3rd edition, with the original Appendix; and notes by Alexander Hill, D.D. Pp.xii/153/14(publisher's catalogue), toning to endpapers. Dark green pebbled cloth, original paper label to spine has losses, wear to spine edges and boards rubbed. Good. View more info

Corpus Christi. The Nature of the Church According to the Reformed Tradition.

By: MacGREGOR, John Geddes.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: Macmillan & Co.Ltd, 1959.:

Seller ID: 41685


1st edition. "Sets out to explain the doctrine and tradition of the 'Reformed' Churches, i.e. those Protestant bodies deriving from Calvin, especially as regards the nature of the Church and the Ministry, and the Sacraments of Baptism and the Eucharist." Pp.x/302, slight toning to endpapers. Red cloth, dustwrapper dusty with edge wear. VG/Good. View more info

The Burnt Offering.

By: MACLEAN, Norman.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London: James Nisbet & Co.Ltd, 1911.:

Seller ID: 29390


Pp.16/221/1(ad), colour frontis. Green cloth, gilt title to front and spine. VG. View more info

Scotland's Debt to Protestantism.

By: MACPHERSON, Hector.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Edinburgh: William Blackwood,1912.:

Seller ID: 3841


Knox Club Publication ,No.32. Pp.137,portrait frontis., inscription from author to fep, endpapers toned, occasional spotting. Blue cloth,gilt title to spine,edges slightly rubbed. G. View more info

The Scots.

By: McLAREN, Moray.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth: Penguin. 1951.:

Seller ID: 25728


1st ed. "A vivid picture of the Scots people to-day painted against the background of their past". Pp 246, toning to pages. P/b, slight scuffing to top and lower edge of spine. G+. View more info

Scottish Highlands & Islands.

By: McNEILL, Carol.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: St. Ives: James Pike. 1975.:

Seller ID: 21689


1st ed. "Part of the magic of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland is that everyone sees them a little differently and each visitor finds his own particular favourite spot". Pp 32, 8 b/w illustrations, 1 sketch map. P/b. Illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Who are the Scots? A Search for the Origins of the Scottish nation.

By: MENZIES, Gordon. (Editor).:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London: BBC, 1976.:

Seller ID: 15863


Rep. Views of ten scholars on Scotland. Pp. 144, 16 figures, 16 plates. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w has chipping to edges. VG/G+. View more info

Scottish Castles, Gardens and Ancient Houses.

By: MUIR, M.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: St. Ives: James Pike. 1975.:

Seller ID: 21691


1st ed. "Scotland is a land of nearly a thousand castles, the earliest are circular stone structures built with great skill, called Brochs. Dry stones match neatly to form these defensive towers. Medieval fortresses were motte and bailey strongholds; a steep mound with a deep trench at the foot, topped by stout wooden fencing". Pp 48, 4 b/w illustrations, 1 sketch map. P/b. Illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Scotland: History of a Nation.

By: ROSS, David.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Lomond Books. 1998.:

Seller ID: 16230


"Charts the long, painful, sometimes tragic, often inspiring, process that has formed the Scottish people of today". Pp 384. Some b/w illustrations. P/b. 25 cms x 17.5 cms. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info

The Jacobite Rising of 1715.

By: SCOTTISH NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY.:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Edinburgh: Board of Trustees of the National Galleries of Scotland, 1973.:

Seller ID: 29106


3rd.imp. "Gives a short account of the rising of 1715 and the situation that made it not only possible but almost inevitable." Pp. 31, 4 b/w illustrations. P/b. illustrated cover. VG. View more info

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Elder Logan's Story About the Kirks. A Book for the Young.

By: STRATHESK, John. [pseud. John Tod].

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh: Oliphant Anderson & Ferrier, nd. (c.1884).:

Seller ID: 42323


Originally written for the Children's Magazine of the United Presbyterian Church, the story is written in "Scotch made easy". 17.5cms x 12cms. Pp.128, black & white frontispiece with occasional further illustrations in the text and decorated head and tail pieces to chapters. Blue floral decorated cloth, gilt title to front and spine, slight edge wear. G+. View more info

The Scottish Churches......Apart and Together Their History, characteristics and growing co-operation.

By: THE SCOTTISH CHURCHES' COUNCIL.:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: The Scottish Churches' Council. nd.:

Seller ID: 18923


Pp 56. P/b. Slight creasing to top of front cover. G+. View more info

A History of the Town and Palace of Linlithgow with Notices, Historical and Antiquarian of Places of Interest in the Neighbourhood.

By: WALDIE, George.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: West Lothian District Council, 1982.:

Seller ID: 32423


A facsimile printing of the 3rd edition of Waldie's original bestseller. Pp.119, b/w frontis. +12 further b/w illustrations. Pbk. VG. View more info