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THE VERTEBRATE FAUNA OF DEE
Written by George Sim.
Stock no. 672196
Published by D. Wyllie & Son. 1st 1903. Almost very good condition.

Dark green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Top edge gilt. The Ichthyological portion includes the fishes of the East Coast. Corners and edges rubbed. Name in ink to half-title. Very slight page-edge browning. Rear cover dampmarked. A few hinges pulled. A few pencil annotations to margins. REDUCED FROM £190.

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NOTES BY THE WAY
Written by Archibald C. M'Michael.
Stock no. 659867
Published by Hugh Henry. Circa 1906. Very good condition.

Chiefly the counties of Roxburgh, Selkirk, Peebles, Berwick and Haddington. Erased name to front pastedown. Corners worn.

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CHRONICLES OF THE CUMMING CLUB
Written by Alexander Fergusson.
Stock no. 659969
1st 1887. Very good condition.

And Memories of Old Academy Days. Vellum spine. Blue boards. Limited to 250 copies. Top edge gilt. Copy no. 144. Spine rubbed and darkened.

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EDINBURGH AND ITS STORY
Written by Oliphant Smeaton. Illustrated by Herbert Railton; J. Ayton Symington.
Stock no. 987623
Published by J.M. Dent. 1st 1904. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. White cloth, gilt decorations. Limited to 250 copies. Colour plates. Copy no. 85. Endpapers lightly browned. Corners bumped. Spine somewhat darkened.

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THE HISTORY OF DUMBARTONSHIRE
Written by Joseph Irving.
Stock no. 553879
Published by J. Irving. 1st 1857. Good condition.

Three-quarters brown calf binding, gilt title to spine, Purple boards, marbled edges. Folding map. Map torn with no loss else contents very good indeed. Corners worn.

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MEMOIRS OF THE LIVES AND CHARACTERS OF THE RIGHT HONOURABLE GEORGE BAILLIE OOF JERVISWOOD
Written by George Baillie.
Stock no. 988910
1824. Very good condition.

Printed at Edinburgh. Second edition. Pages: xvi, 165. Modern rebinding in paper boards, cloth spine with paper label. Untrimmed edges. A few foxspots to contents.

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THE BOOK OF SCOTSMEN
Written by Joseph Irving.
Stock no. 558322
Published by Alexander Gardner. 1st 1882. Good condition.

Brown cloth, white title label to spine. 573 pages. Scotsmen emminent for schievements. Contents very good. Foxing to front endpapers. Covers worn and dampstained.

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NATIONAL RECORD OF THE VISIT OF QUEEN VICTORIA TO SCOTLAND IN SEPTEMBER 1842
Written by James Buist.
Stock no. 989798
Published by The Perth Printing Company. 1st 1842. Very good condition.

Pages: viii, 248. Original green cloth boards, new matching green cloth spine with paper label. Pages lightly browned. Boards scuffed.

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A DESCRIPTION OF THE SHETLAND ISLANDS
Written by Samuel Hibbert.
Stock no. 572122
Published by T. & J. Manson. 1931. Very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles. xxviii+334 pages. A reprint of the 1891 edition which was in itself an amended reprint of the 1822 edition. The geological sections of the 1822 edition are omitted but a sketch of the author's life and work is added. Corners rubbed. Bottom of spine slightly chipped. Contents near fine.

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THE NEW SHETLANDER
No author listed.
Stock no. 572267
Published by The Shetland Times. Very good condition.

Pictorial paperwraps. B/w photos. Issue numbers: 49 from 1959, 127 & 128 from 1979, 132 & 134 from 1980, 135 (4 copies) & 136 (2 copies) from 1981, 137 from 1981. Also includes two copies of Shetland Life numbers 6 and 10 from 1981. Copy number 49 from 1959 very worn, others very good indeed.

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THE TALE OF CARPENTER MACPHEIGH
Written by Mairi Hedderwick. Illustrated by Mairi Hedderwick.
Stock no. 724979
Published by Blackie Children's Books. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Folk Tales of the World series, a Scottish folk tale. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0216940222. Name and number written on front endpaper. Minimal bumping to corners.

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