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ANON Wilson
ANON Wilson's Guide to the Scott Country by the North North British Railway.

Wilson Advertising Co (1922)
64pp. Fine in paper covers.
Mostly advertisments but contains a guide to all the stops along the railway line.
£8.00


ANON The Genealogy of the families of Douglas of Mulderg and Robertson of Kindeace with their descendants
ANON The Genealogy of the families of Douglas of Mulderg and Robertson of Kindeace with their descendants

Isha Books (2013)
84pp. Facsimile reprint of 1895 ed., clean in D/W.
£7.00


BIGGS William The Military History of Europe, from the Commencement of the War with Spain in 1739, to the Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle in 1748; Containing all the Transactions of that War . Also Comprehending a Concise and Impartial History of the Rebellion in Scotland
BIGGS William The Military History of Europe, from the Commencement of the War with Spain in 1739, to the Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle in 1748; Containing all the Transactions of that War . Also Comprehending a Concise and Impartial History of the Rebellion in Scotland

R. Baldwin, London (1755)
411pp + index and folding plans. 1st ed., very clean in old worn full calf.
There is a mistake in the pagination of this edition as pages are numbered 1 - 332, 305 - 411. Includes a folding plan of the battle of Culloden.
£360.00


DOUGLAS Rev. Robert General View of the Agriculture in the Counties of Roxburgh and Selkirk, with Observations on the Means of Their Improvement: Drawn Up, for the Consideration of the Board of Agriculture and Internal Improvement
DOUGLAS Rev. Robert General View of the Agriculture in the Counties of Roxburgh and Selkirk, with Observations on the Means of Their Improvement: Drawn Up, for the Consideration of the Board of Agriculture and Internal Improvement DOUGLAS Rev. Robert General View of the Agriculture in the Counties of Roxburgh and Selkirk, with Observations on the Means of Their Improvement: Drawn Up, for the Consideration of the Board of Agriculture and Internal Improvement
DOUGLAS Rev. Robert General View of the Agriculture in the Counties of Roxburgh and Selkirk, with Observations on the Means of Their Improvement: Drawn Up, for the Consideration of the Board of Agriculture and Internal Improvement

London: Printed for Richard Phillips (1798)
378pp + publisher's catalogue + 2 folding maps + 3 plates. 1st ed., clean in modern calf. Both maps have small tears without loss. Occasional light foxing where poorer quality paper has been used and two pages with tears in margin without loss.
£175.00


KEEGAN Terry Scrapbook of Information on Scottish Milestones and other way markers.
KEEGAN Terry Scrapbook of Information on Scottish Milestones and other way markers.

Privately published (2009)
36 large pp. Fine in card covers.
£6.00


MACBRAYNE D. Summer tours in Scotland - by David MacBrayne
MACBRAYNE D. Summer tours in Scotland - by David MacBrayne's Royal Mail Steamers Columba, Iona &c.

Glasgow (1901)
112pp + plates, maps and adverts. Fine in pictorial red cloth, a.e.g.
Guide book issued in conjunction with the Glasgow International Exhibition. Many photo plates.
£45.00


METCALFE J. The life of John Metcalfe, - commonly called Blind Jack of Knaresborough.  With many entertaining anecdotes of his exploits in hunting, card-playing, etc.  Some particulars relative to the expedition against the Rebels in 1745, in which he bore a personal share;  and also a succinct account of his various contracts for making Roads, erecting Bridges, and other undertakings, in Yorkshire, Lancashire, Derbyshire, and Cheshire;  which for a series of years, have brought him into public notice, as a most extraordinary character.
METCALFE J. The life of John Metcalfe, - commonly called Blind Jack of Knaresborough. With many entertaining anecdotes of his exploits in hunting, card-playing, etc. Some particulars relative to the expedition against the Rebels in 1745, in which he bore a personal share; and also a succinct account of his various contracts for making Roads, erecting Bridges, and other undertakings, in Yorkshire, Lancashire, Derbyshire, and Cheshire; which for a series of years, have brought him into public notice, as a most extraordinary character.

E. & R. Peck, York (1795)
vi + 153pp and engraved frontispiece. 1st ed., a very clean copy lacking only part of free front end paper in old grey paper covers with new spine and slipcase.
Much on life in Knaresborough, road making under the turnpike system and the 1745 rebellion.
£200.00


METCALFE J. The life of John Metcalfe, - commonly called Blind Jack of Knaresborough.  With many entertaining anecdotes of his exploits in hunting, card-playing, etc.  Some particulars relative to the expedition against the Rebels in 1745, in which he bore a personal share;  and also a succinct account of his various contracts for making Roads, erecting Bridges, and other undertakings, in Yorkshire, Lancashire, Derbyshire, and Cheshire;  which for a series of years, have brought him into public notice, as a most extraordinary character.
METCALFE J. The life of John Metcalfe, - commonly called Blind Jack of Knaresborough. With many entertaining anecdotes of his exploits in hunting, card-playing, etc. Some particulars relative to the expedition against the Rebels in 1745, in which he bore a personal share; and also a succinct account of his various contracts for making Roads, erecting Bridges, and other undertakings, in Yorkshire, Lancashire, Derbyshire, and Cheshire; which for a series of years, have brought him into public notice, as a most extraordinary character.

E. Baines, Leeds (1801)
140pp + engraved frontispiece. 2nd ed., damage to last page of text with loss only to margin otherwise mostly clean in original grey boards with later calf spine.
Much on life in Knaresborough, road making under the turnpike system and the 1745 rebellion.
£160.00


METCALFE J. The life of John Metcalfe, - commonly called Blind Jack of Knaresborough.  With an account of his exploits in hunting, card-playing, &c.  Some curious particulars relating to the Expedition against the Rebels in 1745, in which he bore a personal share:  And, also, a succinct Account of his various Contracts for making Roads, errecting bridges, and other Undertakings, in Yorkshire, Lancashire, Derbyshire, and Cheshire;  which for a series of Years, brought him into public notice, as a most extraordinary character
METCALFE J. The life of John Metcalfe, - commonly called Blind Jack of Knaresborough. With an account of his exploits in hunting, card-playing, &c. Some curious particulars relating to the Expedition against the Rebels in 1745, in which he bore a personal share: And, also, a succinct Account of his various Contracts for making Roads, errecting bridges, and other Undertakings, in Yorkshire, Lancashire, Derbyshire, and Cheshire; which for a series of Years, brought him into public notice, as a most extraordinary character

Manchester: Printed and Sold by J. Gleave and Son (1826)
60pp + frontispiece. A little worn and with some minor toning in modern card covers with original paper covers pasted down.
Much on life in Knaresborough, road making under the turnpike system and the 1745 rebellion.
£60.00


METCALFE J. The life of John Metcalfe, - commonly called Blind Jack of Knaresborough.
METCALFE J. The life of John Metcalfe, - commonly called Blind Jack of Knaresborough.

Knaresbrough (sic): Printed and Sold by J.D. Hannam, High Street (1862)
67pp + frontispiece. A 'New Edition.' Fine in original card covers.
Much on life in Knaresborough, road making under the turnpike system and the 1745 rebellion.
£65.00


PREBBLE John Disaster at Dundee.
PREBBLE John Disaster at Dundee.

Harcourt, Brace and Company, New York (1957)
242pp. 1st U.S. ed., fine in D/W.
Account of the Tay Bridge disaster.
£8.00


RITCHIE J. Ewing The Cruise of the Elena or Yachting in the Hebrides
RITCHIE J. Ewing The Cruise of the Elena or Yachting in the Hebrides

London: James Clarke & Co (1877)
107pp. 1st ed., fine in original cloth.
£36.00


SOMERVILLE Cameron Colour On The Clyde Or Memories Of The Clyde Steamers
SOMERVILLE Cameron Colour On The Clyde Or Memories Of The Clyde Steamers

Bute Newspapers (1960 (circa))
46pp + plates. Fine in paper covers.
£5.00


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