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1) Selkirk Protocol Books 1511 -1547 transcribed by Teresa Maley and Walter Elliot 1993.
2) Berwick Directory of 1806 - Berwick History Society 1999.
3) Grantshouse by Jim Crosbie - 1999.
4) Recipes - Isabella Grant, Cairnbank, Duns - 2001.
5) Spottiswoode - Tom Barry and Douglas Hall 1997.
6) The Scottish Borderlands - The Place and the People by Richard Allan and Isobel Candlish 1988.
7) Travellers’ Tales from the Borders by Fred Kennington - 2000.
8) Various volumes from the History of the Berwickshire Naturalists’ Club namely Centenary Volume 1931 with index Sesquicentenary Volume 1981 with index also volumes 28(1) 29(2), 30(2), 30(3) 31(1) 32(2) 31(3)32(1) 32 (2) 33(1) 33(2) 34 (1) 34(2) 34(3) 35(1) 35(2) 35(3) 36 (1)36(2) 38 (2) 38(3) 39(2) 40 (1) 43 (1) 44 (3) and 46 (1).
9) The Cumledge Chronicle by Jock Wilson Smith 2004 with review Berwickshire News.
10) Full of Egotism being the Diary of Rev John Hastie, Minister Edrom 1797 to 1822 published by Borders Family History Society
11) Berwickshire High School - A Century Recalled’ 1896 to 1996 by William Anderson.
12) Report of the Land Utilisation Survey of Britain Part 14 Berwickshire 1941.
13) Duns Dins A’ by R.G. Johnston 1953.
14) Smallholding Memories by Foulden, Mordington and Lamberton Community Council 2000.
15) Coldingham and St. Abbs - a Golf Bazaar Guide’ (with trade and individual index).
16) Polish Soldiers in the Borders 1942 to present day by Brigid McEwen 2006.
17) Valuation Roll of the County of Berwick Vol.2 1973-1974.
18) The Charterhall Story by J.B. Thompson.
19) Chirnside Past and Present by Erica Hunt 1975.
20) Duns Parish Church - book of Quotations Women’s Guild and Friends.
21) The Stepping Stone to Homeopathy by E. H. Ruddock 1874.
22) Communion and 1 Prayer Book – Storey Family Duns 1925.
23) Rev. Thomas Boston and his Fourfold State by Rev T. D. Miller 1934.
24) Duns Football Club - Gone but not Forgotten, by Colin G Pike 2009.
25) An ingeniuos mechanic of Scotland - James Small by Michael J.H. Robson 1989.
26) 1852 Testament (Gospel and Psalms) owned by James Simpson, Whitsome.
27) Polwarth, the Historic Kirk, Parish and Village by Marga Hall, Margaret Totty and Tom Fleming.
28) Border Reflections - chiefly on shooting and fishing by Lord Home 1979.
29) Borders and Berwick - an illustrated architectural guide.
30) McDougall's Public School Arithmetic 1887.
31) The Scottish Border and Northumberland - John Talbot White 1973.
32) County Railway Routes - St. Boswells to Berwick via Duns - Roger Darsley and Dennis Lovett.
33) The Autobiography of a Working Man - Alexander Sommerville 1848 (photocopy).
34) A Universal History and Literature in a series of Tables - G. G. Bredow 1824.
35) Book of Days 1899 - Caldcote Towers, Herts.
36) Simple Heraldry - Ian Moncrieffe and Don Pottinger.
37) Burns' Poems and Letters.
38) Jacobite Songs - G.S. MacQuoid.