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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 currently hosts Typewronger Books, offering new books and secondhand typewriters.


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Chelsea Book Fair 2018

On the 2nd and 3rd November 2018 McNaughtan’s will be exhibiting at the Chelsea Antiquarian Book Fair in London, where you will be able to find us at…

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York Book Fair 2018

We are excited to announce that we will be exhibiting at the York National Book Fair later this month. This is the largest antiquarian book fair in Europe,…

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Selected Books

  • Ciarlatanaria Medicorum. Oder Marcktschreyerey der gelehrten Aertzte mit...

    • Laetus, Johannes
    • Freysingen [i.e. Freising?]: Auf Kosten guter Freunde, 1717
    £225 Find Out More
  • Iconologia del Cavaliere Cesare Ripa Perugino. Notabilmente accresciuta...

    • Ripa, Cesare
    • Perugia: Nella Stamperia di Piergiovanni Costantini, 1764
    £2,000 Find Out More
  • A Military Dissertation, containing a plan for recruiting...

    • Douglas, Stuart
    • London: Printed in the year, 1781
    £500 Find Out More
  • An Abridgment of Mr. Locke’s Essay concerning Human...

    • Locke, John
    • Edinburgh: Printed for Alexander Donaldson, 1778
    £200 Find Out More

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Location & Opening Times

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

Open 11am - 5pm, Tuesday to Saturday


Upcoming Shop Closures

Christmas & New Year

Closed from 21st December to 8th January