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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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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Shop Closed until 28 Feb

McNaughtan’s Bookshop is currently closed while we take parental leave for our first baby. Thank you for your understanding, and we apologise for any inconvenience.…

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Recent Acquisitions

We are very pleased to announce our List 9: Recent Acquisitions, which contains 25 items in a variety of fields. Highlights include a Fourth Edition of Johnson’s…

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Location & Opening Times

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

Open 11am - 5pm, Tuesday to Saturday

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