Published by Praeger Publishers, NY, 1972
Hardcover. Condition: Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. NY: Praeger, 1972. First Edition; Good+ hardcover /Good jacket (in mylar)i; silver gilt lettering on fuschia cloth; b&w photos and ills, map; chronology, glossary, suggested further reading list, index; xvi+ 280pp. Light dampstaining to edges of cloth covers with light tanning to outer edge of page block, otherwise interior tight, bright & unmarked. Dust jacket rear and inner discolor. Many excerpts from well known writers: Mulk Raj Anand's 'Untouchable?; 'The Gherao' by Arun Joshi;and others.
Seller Inventory # BI052002
Published by Children's Book Trust, New Delhi India, 2002
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Varma, B.G. (ills) (illustrator). New Delhi:Children's Book Trust, 2002 - Very Good hardcover - 24cm/9.5" tall - pictorial boards - lavish full-color ills - 200 pages. Retold for children from Valmiki's Sanskrit epic, the Ramayana. Golden Set. ISBN: 81-7011-926-X.
Seller Inventory # FJ039808
Published by Macmillan Co., NY, 1926
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Watson, A.H. (illustrator). First Edition. NY: The Macmillan Company, 1926 - First Edition - Very Good hardcover/no dust jacket - gilt lettered maroon cloth with gilt illustration on front - light exterior wear (gilt still bright) with small adhesive remnant at bottom of spine, minor rubbing at corners - gift inscription on front endpaper, foxing on half title page and last page - quaint and delightful b\w ills by A. H. Watson throughout the book, illustrating every poem - 88pp. Poems for children of all ages.
Seller Inventory # PJ111703
Published by Pantheon Books, NY, 1971
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. NY: Pantheon Books, 1971 - near Very Good+ hardcover/Good+ dust jacket (in mylar) - 10.25" tall x 7" wide - purple textured covers - orange tinted top edge, decorative endpapers - b\w full page (some 2-page) photos of India teenagers and settings - this book is Very Good+, except for faint margin smudges on pp 4-5, light edge sunning, a few very faint corner creases - dust jacket has long vertical crease, chip at top of backstrip, edge wear with small edge tears - 176pp. The author has conversations with young Indians of many backgrounds: caste, creed and economic status, city, village and tribal. Interviewees include Renana, daughter of author R.P. Jhabvala (novelist and screenwiter for Merchant-Ivory productions). 0-394-82036-3.
Seller Inventory # BI102403
Published by Samskriti International/InterCulture Associates, Madras INDIA & Thompson CT, 1974
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. Bapu (illustrator). First Edition. Madras India: Samskriti International/Thompson CT: InterCulture Associates, 1974. Very Good+ hardcover/acetate fitted dust jacket/decorative wooden box. 8.25" tall; color pictorial cloth covers; glue shadow to inner cover margin, otherwise no markings. Retelling of the Hindu epic for the younger reader with color ills pages 7-71 by wellknown Andhra Pradesh cartoonist/illustrator, Bapu, Sattiraju LakshmiNarayana. Cloth covers in kalamkari style featuring black outline with red/blue/white/mustard yellow/green crisp story-telling design. India epic; India children's literature. 0-88253-292-8.
Seller Inventory # FJ083114
Published by InterCulture Associates/Samskriti International, Thompson CT/ Madras INDIA, 1974
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. No Jacket. Bapu (illustrator). First Edition. Published by Samskriti International, Madras, India for InterCulture Associates, Thompson, CT, 1974 - Very Good+ hardcover/ no dust jacket - 8.5" tall x 7.25" - color pictorial cloth covers - color ills - intro by Henry Ferguson - very light exterior wear, glue shadow to endpaper inner margin; otherwise no markings of any kind - 71 pages. Based on the Ramayana by Valmiki. Translated, retold for children, and illustrated throughout (pp. 7 - 71) by the well known Chennai-based Andhra artist and film maker, Bapu, Sattiraju LakshmiNarayana. Cloth covers in kalamkari style, featuring black outline drawing with color fill. Book poster available; inquire. ISBN: 0-88253-292-8.
Seller Inventory # FJ030709
Published by Harcourt Brace & World, Inc., NY, 1964
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Anglund, Joan Walsh (illustrator). NY: Harcourt Brace and World, 1964 - VG+ miniature hardcover (4 1/8" tall x 3 1/8") - SIGNED/ INSCRIBED on front endpaper by Joan Walsh Anglund with delightful illustration of a little girl sitting on a grassy hill with 3 kittens - Very Good dust jacket/Very Good case - pale green cloth covers, black lettered and dec; color and b\w text ills, full color dust jacket and front label on case. Book, jacket and case lightly sunned with tiny tear to top of dust jacket; otherwise unmarked, tight, clean - unnumbered pages. Scarce signed copy by this artist. Signed by Author(s).
Seller Inventory # SX-WT101214