The General Grievances and Oppression of the Isles of Orkney and Shetland
Edinburgh, Laing & Forbes, 1836
The Shetland Cookery Book compiled for home and school
Stout Margaret B.
Lerwick, T & J Manson, 1968
The Spaewife; or universal fortune-teller
wherein your future welfare may be known,
by physiognomy, cards, palmistry, and coffee grounds. also, a distinct treatise on moles
[Glasgow] printed for the booksellers, n.d.
24 page 19th century Scottish chap book. wood cut illustration to title-page.
Transactions of the Buteshire Natural History Society, volume XXIV (24)
Rothesay, Bute Museum, 1996
Trial of Mungo Campbell…..for the Murder of Alexander Earl of Eglintoun…..
[London, printed for D.Wilson & G.Nicol, 1770].
a celebrated 18th century Scottish murder trial. Mungo Campbell was charged with the murder of Alexander, Easr of Eglintoun, following an argument about poaching on the Earl’s lands near Ardrossan.
Campbell claimed that the fatal shooting was accidental, but he was found guilty and sentenced to hang.
Campbell cheated the hangman by taking his own life in prison.
Understanding Scottish Graveyards. an interpretative approach
by Betty Willsher
Canongate Books, 1995.
72 pages. illustrated with photos and drawings.
fine condition softback.