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 hours of
1pm to 5pm, Tuesday to Saturday.

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Shop Re-Opening

With Edinburgh’s return to Tier 3 restrictions, McNaughtan’s Bookshop has now re-opened to the public. We are continuing our temporary reduced hours for the time being: the bookshop…

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January Lockdown Shop Closure

In line with Scotland’s new lockdown restrictions, McNaughtan’s Bookshop is closing to the public for the month of January at least. We will remain closed until the restrictions…

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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

  • Views of The Scottish Lakes. Drawn and Engraved...

    • Banks, William
    • Edinburgh: Banks & Co., 1867
    £80 Find Out More
  • The Confession of Faith, The Larger and Shorter...

    • (Church of Scotland)
    • Edinburgh: Printed for Alex Kincaid, His Majesty's Printer, 1773
    £180 Find Out More
  • Royal Edinburgh. Her Saints, Kings, Prophets and Poets....

    • Oliphant, Mrs
    • London: Macmillan and Co., 1890
    £90 Find Out More
  • Poems: Consisting Chiefly of Odes and Elegies.

    • [Peebles, William]
    • Glasgow: Printed by R. Chapman, 1810
    £160 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