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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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Latest Updates

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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Recent Acquisitions

We are pleased to announce List 25: Recent Acquisitions, containing 25 items in a variety of fields, including travel, philosophy, classics, literature, and Scottish subjects. Among the highlights…

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Selected Books

  • The modern pleas for comprehension, toleration, and the...

    • Tomkins, Thomas
    • London: Printed for R. Royston, 1675
    £250 Find Out More
  • Description de l’Arabie d’apres les Observations et Recherches...

    • Niebuhr, Carsten
    • A Copenhague [Copenhagen]: Chez Nicolas Möller, 1773
    £1,500 Find Out More
  • Samuel Palmer. A Memoir. Also a catalogue of...

    • Palmer, A.H.
    • London: The Fine Art Society Limited, 1882
    £2,750 Find Out More
  • The Acts of our Apostles.

    • (Free Church of Scotland)
    • Edinburgh: Sanderson, Printer, 1843
    £120 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

Annual Holiday

Closed from 25th September to 3rd October

Christmas & New Year

Closed from 21st December to 8th January