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THE SCOTTISH TARTANS: WITH HISTORICAL SKETCHES OF THE CLANS AND FAMILIES OF SCOTLAND
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THE SCOTTISH TARTANS: WITH HISTORICAL SKETCHES OF THE CLANS AND FAMILIES OF SCOTLAND

By W. & A.K. Johnston

London: W. & A. K. Johnston Ltd., 1945. Hardcover. Fine/Good. William Semple, Illustrator. Unknown edition in original unclipped dust jacket (6'-net on front inside flap). Small book measuring approx. 4-1/2" x 6-1/4". Very clean yellow-gold cloth boards with black lettering and coat of arms on covelr, black lettering on spine. No fraying, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and glossy, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated in full color, showing Tartan plaids for each clan with an example of a clansman wearing the colors. Illustrated by William Semple. 120 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped, has some chips and edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. No date of publication - circa 1945.

$25.00

The White Rose of Stuart: The Story of Flora Macdonald, The Heroine of the '45
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The White Rose of Stuart: The Story of Flora Macdonald, The Heroine of the '45

By de la Torre, Lillian

New York: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1954. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Douglas Gorsline, Illustrator. Very clean red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, tiny bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers, no names, writing or marks. 214 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with hint of wear at corners, no tears. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A romantic and thrilling true story of a heroine of Scotland. 8vo. Historical Fiction.

$20.00

The Last Place Left
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The Last Place Left

By Pugh, Marshall

New York/Evanston: Harper & Row, 1969. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Very clean blue cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name & address on front free endpaper. 227 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has several very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This novel is set on the island of Fada in the Hebrides just off Scotland. Serenely remote, it is a refuge for wildlife, but also the location of a chemical and biological research station. The lead character finds himself caught in a turmoil of intrigue, deception, and violence. 8vo. Fiction.

$12.00

The Scots: A Portrait of the Scottish Soul at Home and Abroad

By Finlayson, Iain

New York: Atheneum, 1987. Stated First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Clean white boards with blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Very small dent at top front board edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 272 pgs. with index. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has 1" edge tear at bottom spine fold, 1/3" edge tear at bottom rear panel, small water spot on spine edge. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Scotland.

$10.00