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Books & Stationery

  • Ye Cannae Shove Yer Granny off a Bus
    £6.99

    Ye Cannae Shove Yer Granny off a Bus

    This favourite Scottish rhyming book comes with moving parts to bring the rhyme alive for little ones where they really can shove Granny off the bu...

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    £6.99
  • The Secret Of The Kelpies
    £7.99

    The Secret Of The Kelpies

    Every loch in Scotland, however beautiful, has its cold, dark depths. And every loch in Scotland has its kelpie. But it's easy to forget those dang...

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    £7.99
  • Peppa's Bonnie Unicorn: Peppa's Magical Unicorn in Scots
    £6.99

    Peppa's Bonnie Unicorn: Peppa's Magical Unicorn in Scots

    Available in Scots for the first time, this translation of Peppa's Magical Unicorn is a beautiful picture book that all unicorn and Peppa Pig fans ...

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    £6.99
  • Aon-adharcach seunta Peppa: Peppas Magical Unicorn sa Ghaidhlig
    £6.99

    Aon-adharcach seunta Peppa: Peppas Magical Unicorn sa Ghaidhlig

    Available in Scots Gaelic, this translation of Peppa's Magical Unicorn is a beautiful picture book that all unicorn and Peppa Pig fans will adore. ...

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    £6.99
  • Above Scotland
    £14.99

    Above Scotland

    HES holds the National Collection of aerial photography for Scotland with millions of images dating from the 1920s to the present day.  These photo...

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    £14.99
  • The Honours of Scotland
    £9.99

    The Honours of Scotland

    The Honours of Scotland tells the turbulent story of the Honours – Scotland’s crown jewels – and the equally dramatic tale of the Stone of Destiny....

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    £9.99
  • The Small Isles - Hardback
    £25.00

    The Small Isles - Hardback

    This comprehensive guide to the Small Isles – illustrated with a wealth of photographs, maps and drawings – takes readers on a tour of both place a...

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    £25.00
  • Scotland's First World War
    £11.99

    Scotland's First World War

    This compelling book tells the story of the First World War through Scotland's people and places. It explores the buildings where, one hundred year...

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    £11.99
  • Scotland's Sporting Buildings
    £11.99

    Scotland's Sporting Buildings

    Athletics, bowling, cricket, curling, football, golf, Highland games, horse-racing, swimming and tennis are just some of the sports that saw a huge...

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    £11.99
  • Mary Was Here
    £14.00

    Mary Was Here

    She is one of Scotland’s most famous figures. From her ascent to the throne at just six days old, to her death on the order of Elizabeth I, Mary Qu...

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    £14.00
  • The Dunimarle Collection at Du
    £18.99

    The Dunimarle Collection at Duff House

    The Dunimarle Collection is an exceptional collection of fine and decorative arts, assembled during the late 18th and 19th centuries. It includes p...

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    £18.99
  • Victorian Scotland  - Hardback
    £30.00

    Victorian Scotland - Hardback

    The Victorians were the harbingers of the modern age, their society driven by curiosity, a zeal for invention, and an enormous appetite for economi...

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    £30.00
  • 66: The House that Viewed the World
    £9.99

    66: The House that Viewed the World

    The builder of the White House, the hero of Aboukir Bay, a murderer who inspired Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.... Set in 66 Queen Street, a townhouse in E...

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  • An Inventory for the Nation
    £14.99

    An Inventory for the Nation

    The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland was established in 1908 and worked for over a century collecting, recordin...

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    £14.99
  • Building Scotland
    £25.00

    Building Scotland

    Building Scotland examines 14 traditional building materials in total, including stone, timber, iron, clay and slate. Each chapter covers aspects o...

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  • Clanlands
    £20.00

    Clanlands

    This is a pre-order, you will be notified once your order has been despatched. From their faithful camper van to boats, kayaks, bicycles, and motor...

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    £20.00
  • Clans and tartans
    £4.99

    Clans and tartans

    The perfect introduction to Scottish tartans. Produced in association with the Scottish Tartans Authority, this little book focuses on the history ...

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    £4.99
  • Edinburgh in 50 buildings
    £15.99

    Edinburgh in 50 buildings

    Explore the history of this rich and vibrant city through a selection of its greatest architectural treasures. From the elegance of the neoclassica...

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    £15.99
  • Fife Pilgram Way
    £14.99

    Fife Pilgram Way

    Packed with over almost 100 images and countless stories, it brings to life the fascinating communities and the characters along the route in whose...

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    £14.99
  • John Muir: A Miscellany
    £9.99

    John Muir: A Miscellany

    The tendency nowadays to wander in wilderness is delightful to see. Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find o...

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  • Mary Queen of Scots: A Study in Failure
    £14.99

    Mary Queen of Scots: A Study in Failure

    Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, has long been portrayed as one of history's romantically tragic figures. Devious, naive and beautiful, often highly pr...

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  • Moder Dy
    £8.99

    Moder Dy

    Written in English, interspersed with Shetlandic dialect throughout, this eagerly awaited debut collection from Shetland poet Roseanne Watt contain...

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    £8.99
  • Native: Life in a Vanishing Landscape
    £9.99

    Native: Life in a Vanishing Landscape

    Desperate to connect with his native Galloway, Patrick Laurie plunges into work on his family farm in the hills of southwest Scotland. Investing in...

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  • Oor Big Braw Cosmos: A Cocktail of Cosmic Science, Imagery and Poetry
    £25.00

    Oor Big Braw Cosmos: A Cocktail of Cosmic Science, Imagery and Poetry

    Oor Big Braw Cosmos brings together scientific workings of the universe with inspired poems and imagery from astro-photographers and artists. By Sc...

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    £25.00