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Bengal Nawabs: Sir William Jones Bicentenary Series

By: Ali, Karam; Ali, Yusuf; Sarkar, Jadu Nath (translated Into English)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Calcutta, India, Asiatic Society: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SB11699


Moisture worn fep, bubbled end pages, else textblock is clean and tight. Sunned and scuffed covers, bumped head and foot of spine, bumped corners, sunned spine. 156pp. View more info

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The Rise of Civilzation in India and Pakistan; Cambridge World Archaeology

By: Allchin, Bridget and Raymond

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Cambridge University Press: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: SJ7650


Signed in ink, by authors, on title page. Textblock is clean and tight. Light edge and spine wear. 379pp.; including select general bibliography and index. View more info

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The Iron Pillar at Delhi; Birla Academy Monographs on Teh Cultural, Scientific and Technological Heritage of India (No.1)

By: Anantharaman, T.R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, UBS Publishers' Distributors Ltd.: 1995

Seller ID: SJ8471


Textblock and binding is clean and tight. rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with moderate edge and spine wear. 84p., including bibliography. View more info

China's Far West: Four Decades of Change

By: Barnett, A. Doak

Price: $10.00

Publisher: CO, Westview Pr: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: C379


Very clean and sound with minimal wear. DJ the same. "Editorial Library Copy" stamped on half-title page. 688 pp., including index. View more info

A Goddess Named Gold

By: Bhattacharya, Bhabani

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1960

Seller ID: SB11396


Retired library copy, usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, and front withdrawn pocket. Also tape stains to top and bottom edges of front and back endpages as well as internal flaps of dj. Otherwise textblock is clean and exceptionally tight. Tape stains on top and bottom edges of front and back paper boards, dark yellow cloth spine with light bumping to head and foot. Slightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with some wear to the edges and spine. 280pp. View more info

The Golden Road to Samarkand

By: Blunt, Wilfrid

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1973

Seller ID: SB9118


Dark gold endpapers, small tear on foot of front gutter, otherwise textblock is extremely clean and tight! Light bumping to head and foot of spine on red cloth binding, bumped corners. Faded red top edge. Price-clipped dust jacket, light wear to head and foot of spine and to corners, in mylar. 280pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

In China

By: Bonnard, Abel; Translated by Veronica Lucas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton: 1927

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: C243A


Translated from En Chine by Veronica Lucas. Clean textblock; sound binding. Binding protected in 5 mil mylar. 361 pp. View more info

Western Medical Pioneers in Feudal Japan

By: Bowers, John Z.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Baltimore, The John Hopkins Press: 1970

Seller ID: SB11312


Illustrated end pages, immaculate and tight textblock. Rippled dent on front bottom edge near foot and light rubbing to front bottom edge near corner, otherwise binding is in great condition. Price-clipped dust jacket, small round chip on front bottom edge associated with a small tear and crease, mylar sleeved. 245pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

Genghis Khan: The Rise, Authority and Decline of Mongol Power

By: Brent, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill: 1976

Seller ID: SB8510


Illustrated endpapers, clean and tight textblock. Lightly bumped head and foot of spine and corners. Price-clipped dust jacket, rippled head and foot of spine, faint shelf soiled covers. 264pp., including acknowledgments and index. View more info

The Chinese Mafia: The Most Frightening New Organization in International Crime

By: Bresler, Fenton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Stein and Day: 1980

Seller ID: SB11155


Light wear to front end pages, else textblock is very clean and tight. Lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket, light loss to extremities and corners. Red cloth spine with light bumping to head and foot, black paper boards. 227pp., including select bibliography and index. View more info

The Pathans: 550 B.C.-A.D.1957: With Epilogue on Russia

By: Caroe, Sir Olaf

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Karachi, Pakistan, Oxford University Press: 1985

Edition: 4th Impression

Seller ID: SB11644


Karachi, Pakistan ink-stamped shop on ffep, otherwise very clean and tight. Couple small round moisture spots on top page edges. Immaculate brown cloth, gilt stamped illustration on front cover. Unclipped dust jacket, light shelf wear, mylar sleeved. Rear Folded Maps. 533p. View more info

The Lost Dominion: The Story of England's Abdication in India

By: Carthill, Al.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY/London, G.P. Putnam's Sons/William Blackwood and Sons: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11685


Textblock very clean and tight; Top edge lightly character-soiled; Bound in finely-ribbed blue cloth, with bumped spine extremities; Board corners worn and gently scuffed; Lacks dust jacket; 351p. View more info

Ocean of Fire: Through the Garden of Allah to Timbuktu

By: Christopher, Robert (by); Martin, Erik James (with)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Rand McNally & Company: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB11192


Robert Christopher's black inked signature on half title page. Mapped end pages, b&w photographs. Exceptionally clean and tight. Orange paper-covered boards, bumped head and foot of spine, bumped corners. Unclipped dust jacket, minor loss to the extremities, knicked corners. 256pp. View more info

Behind the Face of Japan

By: Close, Upton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, D. Appleton-Century Company: 1942

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: SB11678


Mapped end pages, clean and tight textblock. Slightly rubbed, black cloth spine. Clipped dust jacket, moderately worn edges and spine, mylar sleeved. 427pp., including index. View more info

An Historical Atlas of the Indian Peninsula

By: Davies, C. Collin

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1968

Edition: Fifth Impression

Seller ID: SB11430


Former owner's inked name/place on top corner of title page, else textblock is clean and tight. Taped crease on front top corner, age toned spine and less so to covers, creases on the spine. 96pp. View more info

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Materials Used for Indian Epigraphical Records; Bhandarkar Oriental Series No. 13

By: Diskalkar, Prof. D.B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Poona, India, Bhandarkar Oriental Research Insitute: 1979

Seller ID: SJ8098


old price sticker stain on fep, otherwise the textblock and binding is clean and tight. Lightly edge and worn, unclipped dust jacket. 103p., including index. View more info

West of the Indus: 7000 Miles Through the Cradle of Civilization-West Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, and on to Turkey

By: Douglas, William O.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11593


Mapped end pages, textblock is clean and tight. Binding has bumped corners and spine extremities; Very sunned dust jacket, moderately worn edges, chip to head of spine, chipped corners, mylar protected. 513p., including index. View more info

British India 1772-1947; A Survey of the Nature and Effects of Alien Rule

By: Edwardes, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Calcutta, Rupa & Co.: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SJ8780


Textblock is clean and tight; creasing along the spine, otherwise covers lightly edge worn. 396p., including index. View more info

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Looking Back on India

By: Evans, Hubert

Price: $27.00

Publisher: London, Frank Cass & Co: 1989

Seller ID: 23031


textblock and binding immaculate and tight; dust jacket lightly shelf worn; 274p., including index. View more info

Hokkaido Highway Blues: Hitchhiking Japan

By: Ferguson, Will

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Soho Press, Inc.: 1998

Edition: First Edition/1st Printing

Seller ID: SB6713


Lightly bumped head and foot of spine, otherwise overall condition is gift quality. Mylar sleeved, unclipped dust jacket, minimally worn. 433pp. View more info