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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Position: Bookseller & Shop Assistant McNaughtan’s Bookshop & Typewronger Books Full time position (38 hours/week): Tues/Weds/Sat 11am – 5pm; Thurs/Fri 11am – 9pm McNaughtan’s Bookshop is the oldest…

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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

Easter Weekend

Closed from 19th-23rd April, reopening 24th