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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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Firsts London 2019

McNaughtan’s Bookshop will be exhibiting next month at the June rare book fair in London, now called Firsts, London’s Rare Book Fair. This year taking place again in…

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List 33: Recent Acquisitions

We are pleased to announce List 33: Recent Acquisitions, containing 30 items on a variety of subjects, among them classics, travel, economics, literature, and modern first editions. Highlights…

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Selected Books

  • The Satires of Juvenal: translated and illustrated by...

    • Juvenal
    • London: Printed by T. Benseley... for Payne and Mackinlay, 1807
    £800 Find Out More
  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

    • Rowling, J.K.
    • London: Bloomsbury, 1999
    £800 Find Out More
  • 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

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Location & Opening Times

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

Open 11am - 5pm, Tuesday to Saturday


Upcoming Shop Closures

Staff Holiday

Closed after 4th July, reopening 16th July