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Established in 1957, McNaughtan's is the oldest second-hand and antiquarian bookshop in Scotland. We buy and sell old and rare books, and our gallery hosts Typewronger Books, offering new books and secondhand typewriters.

Our shop has now re-opened to the public with temporary reduced hours of
1pm to 5pm, Tuesday to Saturday.


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Shop Now Open Again

Following the easing of lockdown restrictions and introduction of new systems to protect customers and staff, McNaughtan’s Bookshop is now open again with temporarily reduced hours. The bookshop…

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Selected Books

  • The Illustrated Book of the Dog.

    • Shaw, Vero
    • London: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co., 1881
    £500 Find Out More
  • Sudden Death.

    • Granville, Augustus Bozzi
    • London: John Churchill, 1854
    £120 Find Out More
  • A Dictionary of the English Language… By Noah...

    • Webster, Noah
    • London: Published by Black, Young, and Young, 1831
    £1,200 Find Out More
  • A Plan of The English Commerce. Being a...

    • [Defoe, Daniel]
    • London: Printed for Charles Rivington, 1728
    £2,500 Find Out More

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Location & Opening Times

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


Temporary Opening Hours

Open 1pm - 5pm, Tuesday to Saturday


Upcoming Shop Closures

Shop Works

We will be closed week of 28th September for renovation