Edinburgh: Edmonston and Douglas, 1874. Ed. by William Reeves. Map, folding table, a few text illus. clxxxv, 385pp. 8vo, original green cloth, spine end and edges of corners lightly worn, cloth lightly soiled, inner hinges strengthened. Edinburgh: Edmonston and Douglas, 1874. The Historians of Scotland, Vol. VI. From the library of noted art historian, Meyer Schapiro with his bookplate. The text has some pencil marks in the margins and the last blank page has pencil notations by him.
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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1963. Illustrated in black and white. xi + 431pp., large 8vo, red cloth. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1962. A very good copy lacking the dust wrapper.
London: Colburn, 1840. 2 Frontispieces + 18 vignette illustrations. 2 vols., 8vo, 20th century 3/4 leather over marbled boards; no spine titles. London: Henry Colburn, 1840. First Edition.
New York: Samuel Campbell, 1794. , 200 pages, title page chipped with previous owner's neat ink signature on title page and rear fly leaf, another on inside front cover and in the margin of text, occasional foxing, toning and staining, bottom inch and a quarter of page 25/26 is torn and missing. 12mo, full sheep, red leather spine label, rubbed. New York: Samuel Campbell, 1794. Most likely the second edition. A very good(-) copy of this scarce early songbook. OCLC...
many photo. illus. 8vo, cloth; (cloth lightly soiled, otherwise very good). (London): Anglo-Italian, n.d. Text in English, French, and German.
Edinburgh: Charles Stewart, 1807. Translated from the original Gaelic by Thomas Ross, with the old translation by James Macpherson. 335 pages, scattered foxing on the first and last pages, 8vo, 3/4 green calf, marbled boards, rubbed. Edinburg: Charles Stewart, 1807. Very Good.
London: Owen davis, 1790. 3 volumes. Volume I: The Peerage of England. Volume II: The Peerage of Scotland. Volume III: the Peerage of Ireland. 91 pages of copper engravings of heraldic plates. Tall 8vo, previous owners bookplate. recased in decoratively gilt tan leather with green and brown spine labels. London: Owen, Davis & Debrett, 1790. Very good (+).
Edinburgh: Fullerton, 1844. Large folding map of Scotland and numerous steel engravings. 2 volumes, 814 + 852 pages, double column, tall thick 8vo, 3/4 black calf, ornate gilt and blind stamped pattern on spines, marbled boards. Edinburgh: Fullerotn, 1844. Very good ( ). Previous owner's bookplate.
1924. Color lithograph. 36" x 24" original poster mounted to 38.5" x 26.5" linen-backed paper. In very good condition with repairs to lower right margin. Travel poster advertising Canadian Pacific steamships to Scotland. A shepherd in a meadow and a Duchess ship passing in the distance. Canadian Pacific Steamships was a large Canadian shipping company established in 1887. The company was Canada's largest operator of Atlantic and Pacific steamships. Many immigrants travelled on CP ships from Europe to Canada.
London: Sayer and Bennett, 1782. Map, in two sheets. Copper plate engraving with original outline hand color. Each image measures 24.5" x 41.75". This two-part, large-scale wall map of Scotland depicts the country in intricate detail, with a particular focus on roads. has a particular focus on travel and post roads. Hand-colored lines divide and subdivide shires, mountains are depicted pictorially, and bodies of water such as lochs are all labeled. At the upper right is a large inset of...
London: Academy Editions, 1995. Illustrated in color. 128 pages, slim 4to, pictorial wrappers. London: Academy Editions, (1995). A near fine copy.
New York: Thames & Hudson, 2000. 204 color photo Illus. Square 4to, red cloth, d.w. sunned on spine portion. (New York): Thames & Hudson, (2000).
Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1865. 268pp., illustrated with lovely engravings by Joseph Noel Paton and Waller H. Paton. Wide 8vo, 3/4 crushed green morocco, raised bands, a.e.g. Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1865. Bookplate and catalogue description pasted inside cover; first and last several pages foxed, else very good.
Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1863. Illustrated with lovely wood engravings by Joseph Noel Paton and Waller H. Paton. 268 pages. Small 4to, full pebbled crimson morocco, ornately gilt covers with an urn in the center, gilt spine. All edges gilt. Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1863. Light foxing throughout, heavier on first and last several pages, else a very good(+) copy.
Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1870. 268 pages, illustrated with lovely wood engravings by Joseph Noel Paton and Waller H. Paton. Small 4to, Extraordinary decorative gilt design on covers and spine, full brown pebbled morocco, all edges gilt. Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1870. Very good (+).
London: Newman and Co, 1822. 3 of 4 volumes, (lacks volume 1). Slim, small 8vo, original beige cloth backed boards, pages untrimmed. London: A.K. Newman and Co., 1822. Scarce. Very good.
Edinburgh: Birlinn, 2001. Many Illus. Tall 8vo, pr. wrs. (Edinburgh): Birlinn, (2001). Very good.
Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1900. Historical descriptions by John Hill Burton. Illustrated with 240 fine steel engravings with tissue guards and many text illustrations in woodcut. 4 volumes, tall 4to, blue cloth. Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd, n.d. (ca. 1900) Very good.
Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1899. Historical description by John Hill Burton. Illustrated with 240 fine steel engravings with tissue guards and many text illustrations in woodcut. 4 volumes, tall 4to, blind stamped and gilt decorated black cloth. Edinburgh: William Blackwood & Sons, 1899. Very good (+).
Amsterdam: 1634. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 16.5" x 20.5", page measures 21.5 x 25.75". Rare example from Spanish edition of "Theatrum Obis Terrarum" published in 1634. Shows section of Southern Uplands. Willem Blaeu (1571-1638) was a prolific Dutch mapmaker who started one of the most famous map publishing firms of the 17th century. It was at this time that the Dutch controlled the map trade, and their ornate and beautiful maps had immense popularity. Blaeu was...
many color and b/w illus. 4to, cloth. Glasgow: Collins, (1960). vg.
illus. 4to, cloth; (spine soiled). N.Y.: Knopf, 1926.
illus. 8vo, cloth. New York: Literary Guild, (1936).
London: Cadell & Davies, 1807. Engraved frontispiece portrait. [iv], xvi, 460 pages. 8vo, attractively bound in 3/4 brown morocco over marbled boards. London: T. Cadell & W. Davies, 1807. Fourth edition, revised and corrected. A near fine copy.
London: Henry Baldwin, 1785. xx, 534 pages. 8vo, 3/4 tan morocco over marbled boards, hinges repaired, worn. London: Henry Baldwin, 1785. Second Edition, revised and corrected. Internally clean.