Special and Named Printed Collections in the National Library of Scotland
A collection of 1,342 twentieth-century books, all with inscriptions by the authors, including Lawrence Durrell, Iain Banks, Gore Vidal, August Strindberg, Harold Wilson, Iain Crichton Smith, Melvyn Bragg, Edna O'Brien, Roger McGough, John Mortimer, P.D. James, Margaret Drabble, Alasdair Gray, Salmon Rushdie and Arthur Miller. The collection was assembled by Don Moody over the course of his lifetime. It consists primarily of works of popular fiction, though there are also approximately 170 volumes of poetry.