The Library of Pictavia


Books and articles:


Early Christian Monuments of Scotland, J. Romily Allen and Joseph Anderson, Pinkfoot Press, 1993 (originally published in 1903)

Scotland in Pagan Times: The Iron Age, Joseph Anderson, David Douglas, Edinburgh, 1883

Early Scotland, H. M. Chadwick, The Syndics of the Cambridge University Press, 1949

Surviving in Symbols, A Visit to the Pictish Nation, Martin Carver, Historic Scotland and Canongate Books, 1999

The Scottish Chronology, Robert Clifton-Wallace, Pretani Press, 1998

Prehistoric Communities of the British Isles, V. Gordon Childe, reprint by Arno Press, 1980, first published 1940

Alba: Celtic Scotland in the Medieval Era, E.J.Cowan and R. Andrew McDonald, Editors, Tuckwell Press, 2000

The Battle of Dunnichen, Graeme Cruickshank, The pinkfoot Press, 1999

The Age of the Picts, W.A. Cummins, Alan Sutton Publishing, 1995

The Picts and Their Symbols, W. A. Cummins, Alan Sutton Publishing, 1999

Picts and Ancient Britons: An Exploration of Pictish Origins, Paul Dunbavin, Third Millenium Publishing, 1998

Guide to Prehistoric Scotland, Richard Feacham, Butler and Tanner, Ltd., 1963

The Saint Andrews Sarcophagus: A Pictish Masterpiece and its Intenational Connections, Sally M. Foster, editor, Four Courts Press, LTD., 1998

Picts, Gaels and Scots, Sally M. Foster, B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1996

The Symbolism of the Pictish Stones in Scotland, Inga Gilbert, Speedwell Books, 1995

The Picts, Isabelle Henderson, Frederick A. Praeger Publishers, New York, 1967

The Worm, the Germ and the Thorn: Pictish and Related Studies presented to Isabel Henderson, David Henry (editor), The Pinkfoot Press, 1997

Early Christianity in Pictland, Kathleen Hughes, reprint of the Jarrow Lecture, 1970

A Critical Essay on the Ancient Inhabitants of the Northern Parts of Britain or Scotland, containing an account of the Romans, of the Britains betwixt the walls, of the Caledonians or Picts, and particularly of the Scots, Thomas Innes, William Patterson, Ediburgh, 1885

The Symbol Stones of Scotland, Anthony Jackson, The Orkney Press, 1984

A Wee Guide to the Picts, Duncan Jones, Goblinshead, 1998

Ancient Scotland. A Guide to the Remains, Lloyd Laing, Douglas & Charles, Inc., 1976

The Picts and the Scots, Lloyd and Jenny Laing, Alan Sutton Publishing, 1993

The Archeaology of Late Celtic Britain and Ireland, Lloyd Laing, Methuen & Co. Ltd., London, 1975

The Painted Men, T.C. Lethbridge, Andrew Melrose, Ltd., 1954

Field Guide to the Pictish Symbol Stones, Alastair Mack, The Pinkfoot Press, 1997

The Races of Ireland and Scotland, W.C. Mackenzie. Alexander Gardner, Paisley, 1910

The Book of Kells, Ben Mackworth-Praed, Time -Life Books, 1993

The Picts and their Place Names, W. F. H. Nicolaisen, Groam House Museum Trust, 1996

The Message of Scotland's Symbol Stone, Edward Peterson, PCD ruthven Books, 1996

Viking Scotland, Anna Ritchie, Historic Scotland and B.T. Batsford Ltd.,, 1993

Perceptions of the Picts: from Eumenius to John Buchan, Anna Ritchie, Groam House Museum Trust, 1994

Picts: An Introduction to the Life of the Picts and the Carved Stones in the Care of the Secretary of State for Scotland, Anna Ritchie, Historic Buildings and Monuments, Crown Copyright, 1989

The Kingdom of the Picts, Anna Ritchie, Chambers, 1977

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland, vol xcvii, 1966

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, Royal Museum of Scotland, vol 112, 1982

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, Royal Museum of Scotland, vol 116, 1986

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, Royal Museum of Scotland, vol 124, 1994

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, Royal Museum of Scotland, vol 128, 1998

Tree of Strings Crann Nan Teud, Keith Sanger & Allison Kinnaird, Kinmor Music, 1992

The Pictish Nation: its people & its church, Archibald B. Scott, T. N. Foulis, 1918

Warlords and Holy Men: Scotland AD 80-1000, Alfred P. Smyth, Edinburgh University Press, 1984

Origins of Pictish Symbolism, K. T. Southesk, Llanerch Publishers, 1999 (originally published 1893)

In Search of the Picts, Elizabeth Sutherland, Constable and Company, 1994

The Pictish Guide, Elizabeth Sutherland, Birlinn Limited, 1997

Kings, Clerics and Chronicles in Scotland, 500-1297, Essays in honour of Marjorie Ogilvie Anderson on the occasion of her ninetieth birthday, Simon Taylor (editor), Four Courts Press, 2000

The Problem of the Picts, F. T. Wainwright, Philosophical Library, 1956



Mons Graupius, Robert Clifton-Wallace, Pretani Press, 1993

Pretani, Robert Clifton-Wallace, Pretani Press, 1996

Aye Cruithne, Robert Clifton-Wallace, Pretani Press, 1996

Picti, Robert Clifton-Wallace, Pretani Press, 1997

The Farfarers : Before the Norse, Farley Mowat, Steer Forth Press, 1998, 2000

Honey in the Mead, Dorothy Macnab Ramsay, Pittenhope Publishing, 1991

The Flame Within, Dorothy Macnab Ramsay, Pittenhope Publishing, 1993

Iron Dawn, Matthew Woodring Stover, ROC Penguin Putnam, Inc., 1997

Jericho Moon, Matthew Woodring Stover, ROC Penguin Putnam, Inc., 1998


Children's Books

Pictish Colouring Book, Joy-Elizabeth Mitchell, Bookmark, 1997

The Picts and the Martyrs, Arthur Ransome, Alden Press, 1943

Esther: Quean o tha Ulidian Pechts, Philip Robinson, Ullans Press, 1997

The Pictish Child, Jane Yolen, Harcourt Brace and Company, 1999




The Book of Kells, Trinity College, Dublin, 2000


CD Audio and Cassette:

Notes of Noy - Notes of Joy, The Rowallan Consort, 1994

Breaking the Silence, Music inspired by the Picts, The Highland Council, no date

The Voice of the Carynx, John Kenny, The Scottish Arts Council, Quad Electroacoustics Ltd.,

Ensemble Mystical, Kathryn Tickell , Park Records, 2000



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