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1 Transactions of the Hawick Archaeological Society. 1968;
Hawick, Hawick News Printing Works, 1969; 
Card covers. Very good condition. 58pp with sketches. Articles on Local Smugglers of the Nineteenth Century, Excavations at Heronhall, Hawick's Fire Marks and much more. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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2 Buchan, John Montrose;
London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1941; 
Reprint., Hardback. Very good/ Dj Good. 352pp with index. Hodder & Stoughton Black cover series; Hardback. Cream covers with embossed line decoration, title on spine; Dust jacket has edge wear, small piece missing from front corner, price intact. " The story of the Noblest of Cavaliers." 
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3 Daiches, David ( Edited by) Andrew Fletcher of Saltoun. Selected Political Writings and Speeches;
Edinburgh, Scottish Academic Press, 1979; 7073 0242 0 7073 0242 0 
1st edition. Hardback. Nr fine/ Dj Nr fine. 137pp. Navy covers with gilt tile on spine. Dust jacket has price intact. The Association for Scottish Literary Studies Vol. No. 9. " No full understanding of how the union of 1707 came about is possible without a firsthand knowledge of Fletcher's speetches and writings." 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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4 Linklater, Eric The Royal House of Scotland;
London, Sphere Books, 1972; 
Paperback, Good condition. 276pp with illustrations & index. Some yellowing to page edges. Creases to cover.The Story of the Royal House of Stuart from Bruce's daughter to Henry, Cardinal of York, who died in 1809 near Rome. 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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5 M'Crie, Thomas The Life of Andrew Melville: Containing Illustrations of the Ecclesiastical and Literary History of Scotland, During the Latter Part of the Sixteenth and Beginning of the Seventeenth Century. Volume 1;
Edinburgh, Wm Blackwood, 1819; 
1st edition. Volume One only. Hardback. 494pp with Frontis. containing facsimiles of the handwritting of Melville, and some of the principle persons referred to, plus an appendix, consisting of original papers. Some browning to edges of prelim pages. Small attractive owners label on front pastedown. Very nice golden calf leather covers with gilt decoration on spine although spine labels are missing. Slight crack on front hinge but boards well attached. A very nice copy with very attractive binding and clean , fresh pages. Hard to find edition. 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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6 Millar, A. H. The Compt Buik of David Wedderburne Merchant of Dundee 1587 - 1630 Together With the Shipping Lists of Dundee 1580-1618. Edited from the Original Manuscripts, with Introduction and Notes;
Edinburgh, University Press/ Constable for the Scottish Historic Society, 1898; 
1st edition. The Scottish Historic Society No. 28. Hardback. Very good/ No dj. lxxii, 323pp including Introduction, The Wedderburn Family, Shipping Lists for Dundee 1580-1618 & index plus Report of the Eleventh Annual Meeting of the Scottish History Society, Abstract of the Honorary Treasurer's Accounts etc. Navy covers with bright gilt motif on front & title on spine. Hard to Find 
Price: 258.00 GBP
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7 Oliphant, Mrs Illustrated by George Reid Royal Edinburgh Her Saints, Kings, Pro[phets and Poets;
London, Macmillan, 1893; 
Reprint. Hardback. Good/ No dj. 535pp with delightful illustrations by George Reid plus Index. Lacks ffep. Internal hinge cracked but firm. Green lightly marked covers with embossed motif on front, gilt title on spine. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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8 Ramsay, E. B. Reminiscences of Scottish Life & Character;
Lonodn, Gall & Inglis, nd; 
26th edition, enlarged, with the authors latest corrections and additions and a memoir of Dean Ramsey by Cosmo Innes. Hardback. Very good condition. vi, 387pp with tissue guarded frontis. Marbled endpapers. Brown leather covers with gilt title & decoration on spine plus 5 raised bands. All edges gilt. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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A History of the Scottish People. Volume II : From Death of Robert Bruce,1329, Till Death of James V. 1542;, Thomson, Rev. Thomas
9 Thomson, Rev. Thomas A History of the Scottish People. Volume II : From Death of Robert Bruce,1329, Till Death of James V. 1542;
London, Blackie, 1896; 
Hardback 4to. Very good condition. iv, pp295 to pp600 with tissue guarded plates plus 8pp publishers catalogue. Light spotting to prelims. Black endpapers. Original Blue covers decorated in black and with bright gilt motif and title on front & spine. Wear to corners. All edges red. Please note heavy book, some extra postage may be required 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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A History of the Scottish People. Volume III : From Death of James V. 1542,  Till Death of Regent Murray, 1570;, Thomson, Rev. Thomas
10 Thomson, Rev. Thomas A History of the Scottish People. Volume III : From Death of James V. 1542, Till Death of Regent Murray, 1570;
London, Blackie, 1896; 
Hardback 4to. Very good condition. iv, 280pp with tissue guarded plates & Map plus 8pp publishers catalogue. Illustrators include Wal Paget and W. H. Margetson. Some foxing to prelims. Black endpapers. Original Blue covers decorated in black and with bright gilt motif and title on front & spine. Wear to corners. All edges red. Please note heavy book, some extra postage may be required. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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11 Thomson, Rev. Thomas A History of the Scottish People. Volume IV : From the Accession of James VI, 1570, Till His Death 1625;
London, Blackie, 1896; 
Hardback 4to. Very good condition. iv, 281pp to 580pp with tissue guarded plates plus 8pp publishers catalogue. Illustrators include Wal Paget and W. H. Margetson. Some foxing to prelims. Black endpapers. Original Blue covers decorated in black and with bright gilt motif and title on front & spine. Wear to corners. All edges red. Please note heavy book, some extra postage may be required. 
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12 Tytler, Patrick Fraser The History of Scotland from the Accession of Alexander III. To the Union;
Edinburgh, William Nimmo, 1879; 
Four Volumes bound in Two. New Edition. Hardback. Book One-- Vol.1: xxiii, 384pp. Vol.2 : xiv, 408pp. Internal hinge cracked ( tape repaired. Black endpapers. Library of the First U.P. Church Sabbath Morning Fellowship label on front pastedown. Good condition. Book Two: Vol. 3. xi, 423pp. Vol.4: x, 408pp. Good plus condition. Bottle green slightly scuffed boards with gilt embossed decoration & lettering on spine. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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