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The Cuckoo in the Nest

by OLIPHANT, Mrs. [Margaret Oliphant Wilson]

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Published
1901
Condition
Good
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London: Hutchinson & Co, 1901. Softcover. Good. Unknown edition. 192pp. Wrappers. Page edges have pink dampstain, some loss of the bottom corner on the front wrapper, spine chipped and worn, a good only copy. Scottish novel. Scarce, *OCLC* locates only 1 copy in this format.
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The Raiders

by CROCKETT, S.R.

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Published
1894
Condition
Good
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London: Macmillan and Co, 1894. Hardcover. Good. Green cloth with gilt-stamped spine title. Endpapers foxed, spine cocked, a good only copy. "Macmillan's Colonial Library No. 180."
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THE MOUNTAIN LOVERS

by MACLEOD, Fiona (Pseudonym for William Sharp)

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Published
1895
Condition
Very Good
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Boston: Roberts Bros, 1895. Hardcover. Very Good. First American edition. 16mo. Green ribbed cloth, black spine title. Modest edgewear, a very good copy with small bookstore sticker on front pastedown. An attractive copy.
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The Days of Auld Lang Syne

by MACLAREN, Ian

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Published
1895
Condition
Very Good
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1895. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Green decorated cloth, gilt title on front board and spine. Ex-library blind embossed stamps on title and page, spine lightly soiled and cocked, else a very good copy.
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Spare Hours

by BROWN, John

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Published
1862
Condition
Good
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Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1862. Hardcover. Good. First American edition. Blind embossed brown cloth, gilt-stamped spine. Pages moderately soiled and age-toned, spine and edges faded and worn, a good only copy with bookseller's decorative label affixed to front pastedown.
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The Laird of Norlaw. A Scottish Story

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Published
1858
Condition
Very Good
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London: Hurst and Blackett, 1858. Hardcover. Very Good. Early reprint. Blind embossed brown cloth with gilt-stamped spine. A couple pages roughly opened, hinges cracked, owner's label on front fly, edgewear, a very good copy. Volume fifteen only in "The Hurst and Blackett's Standard Library."
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The Perpetual Curate: A Novel

by [OLIPHANT, Margaret]

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Published
1865
Condition
Very Good
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1865. Hardcover. Very Good. First American edition. Originally published in 1864. Pebbled brown cloth with blind ruling, gilt-stamped spine title. Double column text. Light offsetting on preliminary page, faint stain on top corners of a few pages, extremities worn and frayed, a good only copy. Third novel in the *Chronicles of Carlingford* series.… Read more
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Wives in Exile: A Comedy in Romance

by SHARP, William

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Published
1896
Condition
Very Good
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Boston: Lamson, Wolffe and Company, 1896. Hardcover. Very Good. First American edition. 16mo. Gilt-stamped blue cloth, top edge gilt. Owner's name penned and old book store label on front endpapers, modest edgewear, a very good copy.
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Uncle John

by WHYTE-MELVILLE, G.J.

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Published
1900
Condition
Good
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New York: Longmans, Green & Co, 1900. Hardcover. Good. Early reprint. Gilt-stamped blue cloth, top edge gilt. Illustrated by S.E. Waller. Small stamp and owner's name on front endpapers, front hinge cracked with spine cocked, dampstain on front hinge, a good only copy.
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Tilbury Nogo

by WHYTE-MELVILLE, G.J.

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Published
1900
Condition
Very Good
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New York: Longmans, Green & Co, 1900. Hardcover. Very Good. Early reprint. Gilt-stamped blue cloth, top edge gilt. Illustrated by Stanley L. Wood. Small bookstore stamp and sticker on endpapers, short tear on spine tail, spine slightly cocked a bit, a very good copy. Scarce, *OCLC* locates only 11 copies by this publisher.
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Gilian the Dreamer: His Fancy, His Love and Adventure

by MUNRO, Neil

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Published
1905
Condition
Very Good
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Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1905. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. 400pp. Original blind-stamped red cloth with gilt-stamped spine title. Spine faded with head chipped, corners bumped, a very good copy. Silver gelatin photographs tipped in on blank preliminary with one being the image of Inveraray Castle, the home of the Duke of Argyll and seat of the… Read more
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And the Cock Crew

by MacCOLLA, Fionn

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Published
1946
Condition
Fine
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Glasgow: William Maclellan, 1946. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Second printing. Corners lightly bumped, else fine in a very good edgeworn and chipped dustwrapper with light scuffing.
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Grey Granite

by GIBBON, Lewis Grassic

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780862413125
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Canongate Classics, 1990. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition thus. Introduced by Tom Crawford. Pictorial wrappers. Modest edgewear, else fine. Canongate Classics Number 34. The third book in the trilogy *A Scots Quair*.
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Doom Castle: A Romance

by MUNRO, Neil

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Published
1905
Condition
Good
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Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1905. Hardcover. Good. Early printing. Originally published in "Blackwood's Magazine." Decorative blind stamping on red cloth, gilt-stamped spine title. Owner's name penned on title, spine faded and cocked, foxing on page fine edges, a good only copy.
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The Three Hostages

by BUCHAN, John

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Published
1924
Condition
Good
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1924. Hardcover. Good. Decorative gray cloth stamped in red. Rear hinge cracked causing spine lean, pink stains on page fine foredges, spine ends bumped, a good only copy.
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God and the Man: A Romance

by BUCHANAN, Robert

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Published
1903
Condition
Good
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London: Chatto & Windus, 1903. Hardcover. Good. New edition with illustrations by Fred Barnard. Pictorial papercovered boards and spine. Extremities worn and frayed, a good only copy.
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Judith Shakespeare: A Romance

by BLACK, William

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Published
1885
Condition
Very Good
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London: Macmillan & Co, 1885. Hardcover. Very Good. Early printing. Decorative blue pebbled cloth stamped in black and gilt. Hinges cracked, extremities a bit worn with corners bumped, else very good with small bookstore label on front pastedown. Inscribed by the author on blank preliminary page: "With the author's kind regards, Brighton, Nov. 22, 1886."
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The Sins of the Father

by MASSIE, Allan

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Published
1992
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780881848496
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New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, 1992. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First Carroll & Graf edition. Fine in near fine dustwrapper with spine a touch faded. A blind Jew who endured the Holocaust recognizes the voice of an old SS officer which sets off a domino effect of events.
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The Companions of Pickle: Being a Sequel to 'Pickle the Spy'

by LANG, Andrew

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Published
1898
Condition
Good
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London: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1898. Hardcover. Good. First edition. Red cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, top edge gilt. Four illustrations. Hinges cracked, pages foxed, owner's bookplate on front pastedown, cloth is faded and worn with tear in mid-spine and some loss of the head, thus a good only copy.
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Classical Studies

by MACKAIL, J.W.

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Published
1926
Condition
Very Good
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1926. Hardcover. Very Good. First American edition. Burgundy cloth with printed paper spine label. Foxing on page fine edges, spine a shade lighter, still a very good copy.
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