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Established in 1957, McNaughtan's is the oldest second-hand and antiquarian bookshop in Scotland. We buy and sell old, rare, and interesting books, and host exhibitions of original art.


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Recent Acquisitions

We are pleased to announce our latest list, List 22: Recent Acquisitions, containing 30 items in a variety of fields, including travel, history, theology, and Scottish books. Highlights…

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Laura Magliveras

Time and Place, 10th April – 19th May 2018. The artist on her work: I have always been inspired by the beauty of the physical world and in particular…

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Recent Acquisitions

We are pleased to announce our latest list, List 21: Recent Acquisitions, containing 30 items in a variety of fields, including theology, classics, poetry, politics, and Scottish books.…

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Selected Books

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

    • By: Tomkins, Thomas
    • Publication Details: London: Printed for R. Royston
    £250 Find Out More
  • Novus Graecorum Epigrammatum et Poematon delectus, cum nova...

    • By: (Greek Poetry)
    • Publication Details: Londini [London]: Typis T. Wood, impensis Gulielmi Innys
    £120 Find Out More
  • Description de l’Arabie d’apres les Observations et Recherches...

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

    • By: Palmer, A.H.
    • Publication Details: London: The Fine Art Society Limited
    £2,750 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

Rare Book Fair London

Closed week of 22nd-26th May, reopening 29th May