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University of Glasgow Press. Specimens of types, & inventory of printing materials, belonging to the University Printing Office of Glasgow […] now offered for sale by private bargain. [n.p.]: [sn], [nd]

University of Glasgow, University Press. Specimens of types used for the printing of books at the University Press, Glasgow. Glasgow: Robert Maclehose, 1901

University of St Andrews Library. St Andrews University Library: printing and illustration exhibition. St Andrews: [The University], 1975

Urquhart, James. A local index of the Dumfries and Galloway Standard and Advertiser and its predecessors over 200 years. Dumfries: James Urquhart, 19801984



Valentine, J. Harben. History of Valentines of Dundee: an unfinished and unpublished work covering the history of the business up to 1918;  intr David H.J. Schenck. [Redhill, Surrey: privately printed by D.H.J. Schenck, 1999]



W & A K Johnston. One hundred years of map-making the story of W & A K Johnston. Edinburgh: W & A K Johnston, [1925]

W & R Chambers. Rules and regulations of W & R Chambers’s printing-office. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1851

W H Lizars, engraver and copper-plate printer, 3 St James Square, Edinburgh. Exhibition mounted for the Antiquarian Booksellers Association. Edinburgh: Antiquarian Booksellers Association, 1989

Waddies of Edinburgh. [Brochure with advertising]. Edinburgh: Waddie & Co Ltd, [no date]

Watson, James. History of the art of printing. Edinburgh: Watson, 1713

Watson, James. History of the art of printing, 1716. [Facsimile]. London: [no publisher], 1963

Watson, James. James Watson’s preface to the History of printing 1713. ed James Munro. Greenock: Printed by Thomas Rae, 1963

Watson, John, & Co. The history of John Watson & Co Ltd, printers of distinction: from the nineteenth century to the present day. [Glasgow]: JW Design: [2016]

Watson, Nigel. Seal of success: the story of a Scottish family business George Waterston & Sons Ltd 17522002. Edinburgh: George Waterston & Sons, 2002

Wayzgoose: printers outings and clubs in Scotland. Edinburgh: SAPPHIRE, [2007?]

White, Campbell. A century of bookbinding in Edinburgh Journal of the Royal Scottish Society of Arts [Lecture delivered to Royal Scottish Society of Arts, 12 April 1941]

William Blackwood & Sons. Specimens of book and jobbing founts, ornaments, borders, &c. Edinburgh: [The Firm], 1896

William Miller & Co. Specimen of printing types. Glasgow: William Miller & Co, 1815

Williamson, Arthur Scotland : international politics, international press in Agent of change: print culture studies after Elizabeth L Eisenstein, ed Sabrina Alcorn Baron, Eric N. Lindquist, and Eleanor F. Shevlin. Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press; Washington, DC: Center for the Book, Library of Congress, c2007

Wills of the printers and booksellers in Edinburgh, 16271687  Bannatyne Club Miscellany no 2 (1836)

Wilson, Sir Daniel. William Nelson: a memoir. Edinburgh: Printed for private circulation [by] T. Nelson, 1889

Wolpe, Berthold Caledonian miscellany. Transactions of the Edinburgh Bibliographical Society, vol.VI/2 (1993)





Your directory of Scottish printing facilities. Edinburgh: Society of Master Printers of Scotland, various eds 198?-