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HIGHLAND HOLIDAY
Written by Jane Shaw.
Stock no. 1324198
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2019. Very good condition.

Caroline and Sara are having to make the most of Scotland for a wartime holiday. Cardwraps. 208 pages. Some b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781847452580. Very slight wear to corner tips. Neat barcode label to rear cover. some page corner tips slightly creased.

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THE SCOTS HERBAL THE PLANT LORE OF SCOTLAND
Written by Tess Darwin. Illustrated by Thomas Bewick.
Stock no. 1324182
Published by Mercat Press. 1st 1996. Very good condition.

A comprehensive guide to the many ways in which wild plants have been used in Scotland from prehistoric times to the present day. Cardwraps. 198 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1873644604. Covers edge rubbed with a couple of score marks to front cover. Page corner tips lightly creased and some light creasing to lower page margins. Neat barcode label to rear cover.

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HIGHLAND HOLIDAY
Written by Jane Shaw.
Stock no. 1324152
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2019. Nearly fine condition.

Caroline and Sara are having to make the most of Scotland for a wartime holiday. Cardwraps. 208 pages. Some b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781847452580. Some light rubbing to spine and corners. Small, light mark to rear cover. Neat barcode label to rear cover.

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GALLOWAY AND THE BORDERS (NN 101)
Written by Derek Ratcliffe.
Stock no. 1323941
Published by Collins. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series 101. Colour plates plus b/w photos and drawings. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 9780007174010. Top edge of textblock is very slightly dusty. Minimal rubbing to wrapper edges.

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THE VICARAGE CHILDREN IN SKYE
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Elizabeth Grant.
Stock no. 1323775
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The third story about the lively King family. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 160 pages. Spine is bumped. A few tiny spots to front cover. Light foxing to textblock else contents clean. Dustwrapper is grubby and slightly edge worn.

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THE HISTORY OF SCOTLAND FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE PRESENT DAY (2 VOLUMES)
Written by R.A. Houston; W.W.J. Knox.
Stock no. 1824174
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Slightly better than very good condition.

Blue cloth boards, red title block with gilt title to spine. Gilt borders to sides with thistle vignette at corners. Red endpapers. Colour plates. Minor bump to top front corner of volume 2. Else a fine set contained in publisher's slipcase which is bumped to top corner and opposite top corner has surface paper tear (no loss).

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THE VICARAGE CHILDREN IN SKYE
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Elizabeth Grant.
Stock no. 1323368
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The third story about the lively King family. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 160 pages. Spine very slightly bumped. Price-cut wrapper is very slightly browned to spine.

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TRAVELS OVER ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND WALES
Written by James Brome.
Stock no. 2140762
2nd 1707. Almost very good condition.

Giving a true and exact description of the chiefest cities, towns and corporations: together with the antiquities of divers other places, the most famous cathedrals, and other eminent structures...The Second edition with large additions. Brown leather. Some old English. New spine with raised bands and title block, gilt title; original covers laid down. Scuffing with a little loss to surface to front cover. Musty odour to book with page browning and foxing throughout.

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WESTERN HIGHLANDS
Written by Arthur Gardner.
Stock no. 2140733
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Fading to spine. Bumping to corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few light margin marks. Wrapper is edge-torn and creased with some loss.

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BIRDS OF ARGYLL
Written by Tristan Ap Rheinallt; Clive Craik; Paul Daw; et al.
Stock no. 2140682
Published by Argyll Bird Club. 1ST 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780955777707. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper, which is a dedication to previous owner from the Chairman of the Argyll Bird Club. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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SCOTTISH ESTATE TWEEDS
Written by E.P. Harrison.
Stock no. 2140556
Published by Johnstons Of Elgin. 1st 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos and illustrations. Published in anticipation of the bi-centenary of the founding of Johnstons of Elgin in 1797. ISBN: 0952532905. A few scuff marks and spots to covers. Contents are still excellent! Wrapper has some fading to spine.

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TURNER AND GEORGE THE FOURTH IN EDINBURGH 1822
Written by Gerald Finley. Illustrated by J.M.W. Turner.
Stock no. 1823875
Published by Tate Gallery; Edinburgh University Press. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Written to complement the exhibition 'Turner and George IV in Edinburgh 1822'. Examines JMW Turner's proposal for a grand series of paintings of the Royal visit to Scotland. Oblong format. Beige cloth boards, gilt title to spine on brown title block. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0852244320. Text block has minor foxing. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned across top front panel edge.

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