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Antiquarian Books of Scotland

Antiquarian Books of Scotland

Books published after 1640, with a broad range of subjects and languages represented.

English ballads

English ballads

Browse over 2,300 broadside ballads, mostly from 19th-century England, with subjects ranging from courtship, occupations and emigration to patriotism and wars.

Golf in Scotland 1457-1744

Golf in Scotland 1457-1744

Take a swing through golf's early history. Key documents, including the first 'rules' of the game, show how golf developed in Scotland.

Sporting photos

Sporting photos

Who are the people in these photos of sporting events in Scotland around the late 19th century? Can you help us find out?