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THE 1785 ABSTRACT OF JAMES HUTTON'S THEORY OF THE EARTH
Written by James Hutton.
Stock no. 1819469
Published by Scottish Academic Press. 1st thus 1987. Fine condition.

Facsimile of the 1785 edition. Cream paper spine, marbled paper boards. xi and 30 pages. ISBN: 0707305292.

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CALEDONIAN CAVALCADE
Written by A.E. Glen; I.A. Glen; Alan G. Dunbar.
Stock no. 2133125
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Caledonian Railway. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Endpapers are maps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0711009198. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners. Some page edge browning. Wrapper has bottom corner of front flap cut off; some edge-creasing and browning; spine faded.

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SCOTTISH RAILWAY HISTORY IN PICTURES
Written by John Thomas.
Stock no. 2133124
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Colour frontis. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715341618. Bumping to spine and corner. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chipping and scuffing.

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RAILS ACROSS THE BORDER THE STORY OF ANGLO-SCOTTISH RAILWAYS
Written by A.J. Mullay.
Stock no. 2133120
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Maroon boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1852601868. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading to spine an edges.

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THE SKYE RAILWAY
Written by John Thomas.
Stock no. 2133113
Published by David St John Thomas; David & Charles. 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The History of the Railways of the Scottish Highlands Vol 5. Revised and Extended edition. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 0946537488. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.

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THE GREAT NORTH OF SCOTLAND RAILWAY
Written by H.A. Vallance.
Stock no. 2133112
Published by David St John Thomas; David & Charles. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The History of the Railways of the Scottish Islands Vol 3. Revised by the Great North of Scotland Railway Association. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w & colour photos. ISBN: 0946537429. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine and edge-creased.

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THE HIGHLAND RAILWAY
Written by H.A. Vallance.
Stock no. 2133111
Published by David & Charles. 3rd 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Revised and extended edition. Purple boards, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w photos. 182 pages. Some fading to spine. Page edge browning. Wrapper is creased with some chipping to edges.

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MODERN SCOTTISH PAINTING
Written by J.D. Fergusson; Alexander Moffat; Alan Riach. Illustrated by J.D. Fergusson.
Stock no. 1819308
Published by Luath Press Ltd.. 2015. Fine condition.

New Edition, illustrating the argument with colour reproductions of Fergusson's own work. Edited, introduced and annotated by Moffat and Riach. The manifesto of a major 20th-century artist, expressing his belief in, and commitment to, what modern Scottish art is for, could be and should be. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781910021880. SIGNED by both editors to title page (Best Wishes).

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MODERN SCOTTISH PAINTING
Written by J.D. Fergusson.
Stock no. 1819306
Published by William Maclellan. 1st 1943. Slightly better than very good condition.

An attempt to state in the ordinary language of informal discussion the impressions, ideas and opinions of a painter who has devoted an ordinary lifetime in trying to understand painting and sculpture, not as a craft, but as a means of expressing human reactions to life. Small format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine, vignette to front. This is the non-illustrated edition. Boards clean and bright. Text block browned.

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THE SCOTTISH RAILWAY BOOK
Written by John Thomas.
Stock no. 2133062
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0715373242. Some wear to cover edges and bumping to corners. Page edges are browned.

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A REGIONAL HISTORY OF THE RAILWAYS OF GREAT BRITAIN VOLUME XV THE NORTH OF SCOTLAND
Written by John Thomas; D. Turnock.
Stock no. 2133056
Published by David St John Thomas; David & Charles. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

With 44 plates, 18 illustrations in text including regional maps and large folding map. B/w photos. Black boards, Gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0946537038. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is knocked at edges in a couple of places, with a faded spine.

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A HISTORY OF THE GREAT NORTH OF SCOTLAND RAILWAY
Written by Malcolm Barclay-Harvey.
Stock no. 2133054
Published by Locomotive Publishing Co. Ltd.. Circa 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

2nd edition. A reprint edition. Bumping to spine. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with some chips and nicks; tape glue residue mark coming through from verso.

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