List of Books & Leaflets held by Library

Files of Dances:
File of 162 Manuscript Dances by John Drewry Instructions
File of 90 Grapevine Dances Hugh Foss Instructions
File of approx. 200 mainly unpublished dances Mary Donald Instructions
File of approx. 200 manuscript dances Robert & Mary Donald Instructions
File of Demonstration Dances used by "Eaglais a Chnoc Dancers, Liverpool" Instructions


Available direct from Scottish Dance Archives

Ormskirk Books 1-6 Memorial Edition. £5.00 plus P/P.
Uppies and Doonies. £1.50 plus P/P.
Please make cheques payable to "Special Solutions" c/o 15/2 West Bryson Road, Edinburgh. EH11 1EH.


Go direct to Children's Dances : Recipe Book

Type name of instruction book to find out if it is still available, and to search for list of dances contained within it - please note search terms entered must uniquely specify the book if not you may receive confusing results:

Alexander Dances 1 & 2 by Jean Atwood -Instructions
Anent Scottish Dancing by Hugh Foss - Scottish Dance in general - Photocopy can be obtained from Library.
Angus Fitchet (with music) by Hugh Foss - Instructions.
Annette Cameron Book of 10 SCD by A Williamson - Instructions
Anniversary Book by Carlisle & Border Branch RSCDS - Instructions.
Australia-Caledonia Set by Mrs J B McCarley - Instructions.
Belhaven (with music) by Hugh Foss - Instructions.
Beyond the Black Stump (children's dances) by Sheila A Gradon - Instructions.
Bicentennial Book by Harry C Ways - Instructions.
Bicentennial Collection by San Diego Branch RSCDS - Instructions
Birmingham Book - Instructions
Bon Accord Book by John Drewry - Instructions
Bonspiel Collection by Peter McBryde - Instructions.
Border Dance Book by Elizabeth McClachlan - Instructions
Boston Index of Scottish Dances by Boston Branch RSCDS - Index of dances.
Boughs of Holly (with music) by Mrs Avis Harrison (formerly McCormack) - Instructions
Braeside Dances by Margaret Gibb - Instructions
Bryn Mawr Booklet by J Duncan Keppie - Instructions.
Burnham Set by Ann Dix - Instructions.
Caledonian Country Dances Book 1 by L R Leavett Brown - Instructions
Cameo Collection Books 1 - 4 by Marie Boehmer - Instructions
Canadian Book by John Drewry - Instructions
Carlisle Collection of Scottish Dances by Carlisle RSCDS - Instructions
Carswella Collection 1 & 2 by E C Hutchings - Instructions
Castledeen Album (with music) by Hugh Foss - Instructions
Catriona Williamson Book by A Williamson - Instructions
Celtic Brooch by Hugh Foss - Instructions
Chardon d'Ecosse by Liliane Chamoin - Instructions
Clans Book by George Swirles - Instructions
Cleveland Collection by Guisborough SCD Club - Instructions
Cockleroy Collection by John Bowie Dickson - Instructions
Complete Guide to Scottish Country Dances by Anderson & Duthie - Scottish Dance in general
Dances of an Island Clan by Ann Skipper & Neil McLeod - Contains instructions for one dance, Morag of Dunvegan by Robert Donald.
Dances of Scotland by Milligan & McLean - Scottish Dance in general
Dances to Song Tunes (music) by Hugh Foss - Instructions
Deeside Books 1 & 2 by John Drewry - Instructions
Diamond Jubilee Set RSCDS - Instructions
Eastcote Set by George Swirles - Instructions
Eight Anniversary Dances by Johannesberg RSCDS - Instructions
Eight New Scottish Country Dances by Charlie Mill - Instructions
Eight Scottish Country Dances by John M Duthie - Instructions
Elizabeth Mary's Book of Reels & Jigs by George Swirles - Instructions
Four Scottish Country Dances by Barry Priddey - Instructions
Four Set Dances (Patterson's Publications) - Instructions
Four Traditional Scottish Dances 3rd Set - Instructions
Four Traditional Scottish Dances 5th Set - Instructions
Friendship Book by George Swirles - Instructions
Galloway Album (with music) by Hugh Foss - Instructions
Glasgow Assembly & other S.D. including the Geneva Park Dances by Robert M Campbell - Instructions
Glendarroch Sheets 1 - 50 by Hugh Foss - Instructions
Glenfinnan Book by London (Ontario) Branch - Instructions
Glenshee Collection by James B Cosh - Instructions
Golden Jubilee Dances by RSCDS (with music) - Instructions
Grampian Collection by J McConachie - Instructions
Green Lochan and 11 Other Scottish Dances by Roy Clowes & Robert Donald - Instructions .
Greenwich Hill Set (with music) by Hugh Foss - Instructions
Happy to Meet by Iain Boyd - Instructions
Hard Shoe Dancing in Scotland & the Flowers of Edinburgh by Colin Robertson - Instructions.
Hebridean Solo Dances by Jack McConachie - Instructions
High Cutting for Highland Dancers by Peter A White - Instructions
Highland Dancing by SOBHD - Instructions
Hop Scotch (Scottish Dancing for Schools) by Mina Corson - Available from SNDC
Hunter Valley Book of Dances by Hunter Valley RSCDS - Instructions
Imperial Book of SCD by E Russell and J McConachie - Instructions
Imperial Book Vols.2 & 3 by Imperial Society - Instructions
Jacobite Book by Barry Priddey - Instructions
Katherine's Book (children's dances) by Iain Boyd - Instructions
Kendoon (Music) by Hugh Foss - Instructions
Leeds Branch Anniversary Book - Instructions
London Jubilee Book by London RSCDS - Instructions
Loreburn Set of Dances Vols.1 & 2 by Jackie Johnstone - Instructions
Lothian Collection by John Bowie Dickson - Instructions
Mantua Makers by Hugh Foss - Instructions
Mary Rose (with music) by Douglas Skinner : Mary Rose Trust - Instructions
Miss Milligan's Miscellany 1 & 2 by RSCDS - Instructions
Morley Dances by Mrs Nancy Owen - Instructions
Morrison's Bush Collection by Hawkes Bay Association - Instructions
Muckle Book by Carlisle & Border Branch RSCDS - Instructions
Music Makers Collection by Ian Barbour et al. - Instructions
National Dances of Scotland (illustrated guide : reprint 1939) by Donald R McKenzie - Scottish Dance in general
Notes on Evolution in Scottish Dancing by Hugh Foss - Scottish Dance in general
Notes on Teaching Scottish Country Dances - Teaching : includes "Teaching Techniques" by Duncan MacLeod; "Floor Patterns" by Derek Haynes; "Teaching Set Dances" by Roy Clowes; "Use of Music in Scottish Dancing" by Dr Ian Hall; "Starting a Scottish Country Dance Class" by Derek Haynes; "Using Recorded Music" by Bob Campbell.
Nova Scotia by Major A A Bourne - Instructions
Offer your Hand by George Swirles - Instructions
Ormskirk Scottish Dances 1 - 6 & the Memorial Edition by Roy Clowes - Instructions
Pinewood's Collection 1 - 3 by Ralph Sizer et al. - Instructions
Ranting Pipe and Trembling String by George Emmerson - Scottish Dance in general. Available from SNDC
Roll Back the Carpet by Hugh Foss - Scottish Dance in general - Available from SNDC
Rondel Book by John Drewry - Instructions
Rose Collection by Hugh Foss - Instructions
Roxburgh Selkirk & Peebles Branch 50th Anniversary - Instructions
RSCDS Pocket Books (various) RSCDS - Instructions
Ruislip Set by George Swirles - Instructions
San Francisco Collection by San Francisco Branch RSCDS - Instructions
Scheebel Set - Instructions
Scotland Through Her Country Dances by George Emmerson - Scottish Dance in general. Available from SNDC
Scotland's Dances by Hugh Thurston - Scottish Dance in general
Scottish Country Dances for Children by Muriel Johnstone, RSCDS - Instructions
Scottish Country Dances in Diagrams by F L Pilling - Instructions
Scottish Country Dances of the 18th Century by J McConachie - Instructions
Scottish Dance Archives 1 - 189, Highland 1 - 6, Set Dances 1 - 7 - Instructions
Scottish National Dances (Highland) by BATD - Instructions
Set & Cast Off 1 - 3 by Ian Barbour et al. - Instructions
Silver City by John Drewry - Instructions
Sixteen Scottish Country Dances by Hugh Thurston - Instructions
Social History of Scottish Dance by George Emmerson - Scottish Dance in general
Some Scottish Dances (first printed 1929) by G Douglas Taylor
Some Traditional Scottish Dances by ISTD - Instructions
Southern Cross Album by Iain Boyd - Instructions
St Columban Book (children's dances) by Sheila A Gradon - Instructions
Strathtay Album by Iain Boyd - Instructions
Sundry Writings by Hugh Foss - Scottish Dance in general - Photocopy can be obtained from Library.
Sussex Martlett Book by George Swirles - Instructions
Sutton Coldfield Book by Barry Priddey - Instructions
Taybridge Book by Douglas Henderson - Instructions
Teaching Aids, Hints and Ideas for Teachers of Children, Teens and Young Adults by Jean Douglas - Instructions
Technique sheets for Teachers. Glendarroch Sheets. Available from SNDC
Techniques of Scottish Country Dancing by Derek Ivory - Instructions
Three Recently Devised Dances by RSCDS - Instructions
Three Traditional Scottish Dances 3rd Set - Instructions
To Friendship by Jeanetta McColl - Instructions
Twelve New Scottish Country Dances by Hugh Thurston - Instructions
Twenty-two Scottish Country Dances by James B Cosh and Two others- Instructions
Two Traditional Solo Dances by RSCDS - Instructions
Waverley Fugues (Music) by Hugh Foss - Instructions
Whetherly Books 1-11, 13 by John Mitchell - Instructions
Whetherly Dance Sheets by John Mitchell & Shiela Woods - Instructions
Whisky Collection by Guisborough SCD Club - Instructions
Wierdlaw Sheets by Iain Boyd - Instructions
Won't You Join the Dance by Miss Jean Milligan - Scottish Dance in general
Yankee Sampler by Boston Branch RSCDS - Instructions
York Book 1 & 2 by Bruce Ker - Instructions


Children's Dances
(see also listed above)

Beyond the Black Stump (children's dances) Sheila A Gradon Instructions
St Columban Book
(children's dances) Sheila A Gradon Instructions
Hop Scotch
(Scottish Dancing for Schools) Mina Corson Instructions
Katherine's Book
(children's dances) Iain Boyd Instructions
Scottish Country Dances for Children "Muriel Johnstone, RSCDS" Instructions
Teaching Aids, Hints and Ideas for Teachers of Children, Teens and Young Adults by Jean Douglas - Instructions


Not held at the Library, but highly recommended:
50th Anniversary Recipes for Country Dance Suppers
published 2007 by the Roxburgh Selkirk & Peebles Branch. £2 each
Contains:
Sandwich fillers : Appetising Bites : Savoury Bakes : Dips
No bakes : Biscuits : Cakes & Pies : Tray Bakes : Loaves : Shortcakes : Tarts : Confections
also a Scottish Country Dance entitled The Buffet Supper.

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