Established in 1957, McNaughtan's is the oldest second-hand and antiquarian bookshop in Scotland. We buy and sell old, rare, and interesting books, and host exhibitions of original art.

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Rare Books Edinburgh

Rare Books Edinburgh is a new festival taking place from 20th to 30th March 2017, which brings together ten different institutions and organisations to celebrate…

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Elizabeth Strong

Frozen River, 28th February – 1st april 2017. Artist’s Statement:  This series of mixed media paintings stems from a walk I took in January 2016 in…

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Recent Acquisitions

We are very pleased to announce our List 10: Recent Acquisitions, which contains 30 items in a variety of fields. Highlights include two important works…

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Location & Opening Times

3a & 4a Haddington Place, Edinburgh, EH7 4AE

Open 11am - 5pm, Tuesday to Saturday

Upcoming Shop Closures

Easter Holiday: Closed 13th - 17th April, reopening Tuesday 18th

Olympia Book Fair: Closed 30th May - 5th June, reopening Tuesday 6th