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Here is a list of books for Paisley that you may find useful.

If you plan to travel to Paisley you may be interested in some guide books and travel books that will help you plan your stay in Paisley and to find your way around. Click on any book for more information or to buy.



Paisley books: Maps

Glasgow, Paisley, Rutherglen & Kirkintilloch (OS Explorer Map)
Glasgow, Paisley, Rutherglen & Kirkintilloch (OS Explorer Map)

OS Explorer Map is the Ordnance Survey's most detailed map and is recommended for anyone enjoying outdoor activities like walking, horse riding and off-road cycling. Providing complete GB coverage the series details essential information such as youth hostels, pubs and visitor information as well as rights of way, permissive paths and bridleways.

Price: £7.99

Publication: 29 April 2013

Glasgow, Paisley, Rutherglen & Kirkintilloch (OS Explorer Map)   Glasgow, Paisley, Rutherglen & Kirkintilloch (OS Explorer Map)


Paisley books: History & Heritage

A History of Paisley: 600-1908
A History of Paisley: 600-1908

Originally published in 1909. Metcalfe's substantial history contains chapters on Literature, Streets and Buildings, Industries, Societies, The New Town, Markets, Municipal Management, The Grammar School, Education, and Witchcraft, as well as a thorough overview of the ecclesiastical and political circumstances influencing the development of the Abbey town. It also features the 1695 Poll Tax Roll. Also available in Hardback

Price: £33.59

Publication: November 21, 2003 [Paperback]

A History of Paisley: 600-1908   A History of Paisley: 600-1908


Abbey of Paisley (Paisley Collection S.)
Abbey of Paisley (Paisley Collection S.)

Originally published in 1878. The importance of the Abbey in the history of Scotland is established through a review of monastic history, the foundation of the Priory which became the Abbey, the early kings of Scotland, the accession of the Stewarts and associated royal patronage, and the later Abbots. After the Dissolution, Paisley's role in subsequent Scottish Church history includes consideration of the Covenant and of Witchcraft.


Price: £42.15

Publication: February 2, 2004

Abbey of Paisley (Paisley Collection S.)   Abbey of Paisley (Paisley Collection S.)


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