Books on castles, ghosts, famous Scots, history, travel
Books on castles, ghosts, famous Scots, history, travel


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Stories of ghosts and witchcraft to chill the nerves and intrigue the imagination…

Castles of Scotland



400+ castles of Scotland with hundreds of illustrations and much much more…


Scottish Books

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New Titles and Stock List

Not Yet Published        
9781899874583 Argyll and the Isles £9.95    March 2019
9781899874612 Castles of the Clans 2E £19.95    June 2019
9781899874620 Haunted Castles and Houses of Scotland 2E £9.95    July 2018
Available / Reprinting      
9781899874606 1314 The Battle of Bannockburn £3.95   Available
9781899874590 Castles of Glasgow and the Clyde 2E £9.95   Available
9781899874569 Castles of Scotland 5E (hbk) £30.00   Available
9781899874552 Castles of Scotland 5E (pbk) £19.95   Out of stock
9781899874293 Churches and Abbeys of Scotland £5.95   Available
9781899874514 Mary Queen of Scots and All Her Ghosts £9.95   Reprinting 2018
9781899874064 Princess Who Lost Her Hair £6.95   Last few copies
9781899874545 Scotland's Bloody Ballads £3.95   Available
9781899874521 Scotland's Ghastly Ghosts £3.95   Available
9781899874538 Scotland's Wicked Witches  £3.95   Available
9781899874576 Scotland’s Best Castles and Stately Homes £9.95   Reprinting 2018
9781899874439 Shriek of the Maws £4.95   Last few copies
9781899874170 Tales from the Pit  £8.95   Last few copies
9781899874286 Wee Guide to Scotland £4.95   Available
Wee Guides        
9781899874149 The Jacobites £3.95   Available
9781899874033 Mary, Queen of Scots £3.95   Available
9781899874125 The Picts £3.95   Available
9781899874231 Prehistoric Scotland £3.95   Available
9781899874071 Robert Burns £3.95   Available
9781899874026 Robert the Bruce £3.95   Available
9781899874330 Scottish Ghosts and Bogles £3.95   Available
9781899874019 Scottish History  £3.95   Available
9781899874392 St Margaret and Malcolm Canmore £3.95   Available
9781899874156 Whisky £3.95   Available
9781899874088 William Wallace £3.95   Available
Reprints Under Consideration      
9781899874422 Haunted Places of Scotland 2E £9.95   RUC
9781899874460 Magic and Witchcraft in Scotland £7.95   RUC
9781899874385 Wee Guide to Flora MacDonald £3.95   RUC
9781899874323 Wee Guide to Rob Roy MacGregor £3.95   RUC





‘Bogle’ means a ghost, sometimes an evil spirit,  or supernatural entity, a word used in Scotland and the north of England.


Here are featured some spine-chilling, creepy, intriguing or occasionally amusing ghostly stories, followed by fascinating accounts of witchcraft and magic.


These all come from Goblinshead publications, although some have been abridged or updated…more will follow…


click on image below…

Feature articles

Spirit of the Tweed (1902) Sprit of the Tweed (Tweedie, 1902)

Forthcoming titles, including reprints, new books and revised editions, will be added soon.


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