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A fervent mind: the life of Ruthven Todd
A fervent mind: the life of Ruthven Todd
A fervent mind: the life of Ruthven Todd

by Peter Main.


This is the first biography of the poet and author Ruthven Todd (1914-1978). It describes his involvement with famous writers and artists in Scotland, London, America and Mallorca and includes a selection of his poems, many previously unpublished.

£23 (plus £2 P&P in the UK)


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Libr. XV: Cotrugli and de Raphaeli on business and bookkeeping in the Renaissance
Libr. XV: Cotrugli and de Raphaeli on business and bookkeeping in the Renaissance
Libr. XV: Cotrugli and de Raphaeli on business and bookkeeping in the Renaissance

presented by Alan Sangster.


Libr. XV contains two manuscripts bound together in 1476, the earlier dating from 1458. These predate Luca Pacioli’s Particularis de Computis et Scripturis and make this book the first step towards the standardisation of double entry bookkeeping and accounting.

£89 (plus £2 P&P in the UK)


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George Meikle Kemp: architect of the Scott Monument
George Meikle Kemp: architect of the Scott Monument
George Meikle Kemp: architect of the Scott Monument

by Morven Leese.


'This book should be of interest to many: book-eager Edinburghers, visitors interested in the phenomenon that is the Scott Monument, and readers interested in architectural history.'
Dr Willis Pickard.

£12 (plus £2 P&P in the UK)


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