Published by India Book Co., New Delhi India, 1975
Hardcover. Condition: Near New. Dust Jacket Condition: Near New. New Delhi India: India Book Co./India Library, 1975 - Near new hardcover/near new dust jacket - 8.75" tall - natural cotton cloth covers with brown lettering & dec - near new: tight, clean, unmarked - bibliography, index - 202pp. India: a well-written discourse on Indian traditions and attitudes and their relationship to Western values; includes a section on Gandhian thought, chapters on sacramental living and integrative thought. 0-88253-774-1.
Seller Inventory # HI091512
Published by Thames and Hudson, London, 1961
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. London: Thames and Hudson, 1961 - Very Good hardcover/ Good+ dust jacket (in mylar) - 9.75" tall - gilt decorated black covers with gilt lettered red label on spine - 127 b\w illustrations, 21 maps - light sunning to endpapers and top edge, otherwise clean, tight, unmarked - index - 444 pages. Quotes from contemporary sources and very good clear maps.
Seller Inventory # HI080116
Published by Wolcott's Bookshop, Syracuse NY, 1905
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Syracuse: Wolcott's Bookshop, 1905 reprint of 1891 publication - Very Good hardcover - 8.75" tall - oatmeal textured backstrip and tips with blue-grey papercovered boards, gilt lettered on spine and front - top edge gilt - tissue guarded frontis + 5 b\w drawings - tight, bright, with markings or foxing - 127 pages. The creation and settlement of early townships in Massachusetts and Connecticut.
Seller Inventory # GG-WT080515
Published by Harper and Brothers, NY, 1903
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. NY: Harper and Brothers, 1903. Year 1896-1897. near Very Good hardcover/no dust jacket - 7.75" tall - dark green covers, gilt lettered and decorated on spine with orange title label - b/w frontis; many b/w illustrations and line drawings from photos - covers moderately rubbed with wear to top of backstrip and one edge nick to same - interior bright, unmarked - outer edge deckling with a few uncut and some roughly opened pages - x + 305 pages. Account from the notes of journalist Richard Harding Davis, covering events of May 1896 to June 1897: Czar's Coronation; U.S. Presidential Inauguration; Cuba in war; Greek-Turkish conflict; Millennial Celebration in Hungary; Queen Victoria's Jubilee.
Seller Inventory # HW072816
Published by E.P. Dutton, NY, 1928
Hardcover. Condition: Good+. No Jacket. First Edition. NY: E.P. Dutton, 1928 - First Edition/14th printing of Feb 1928 following January 1st printing in 1928; Good+ hardcover/no dust jacket, 6.5" tall; red gold-veined paper covered boards with black cloth backstrip; book plate on front pastedown; edges rubbed, top and bottom of backstrip frayed; 3 appendices. 112 pages. Response to Katherine Mayo's social critique, Mother India. Appendix I contains Rabindranath Tagore's 1927 response.
Seller Inventory # HI081001
Published by John Day Co., NY, 1943
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. NY: John Day Co., 1943 - A John Day Wartime Book - First Edition - Very Good hardcover/ near Very Good dust jacket (in mylar) - 7 1/8" tall - white lettered red-orange covers - lightly rubbed at corners and bottom of backstrip; dusty top edge; prev owner label remnant on front endpaper; otherwise clean, tight, unmarked inside and out - dust jacket corner clipped, price present - viii + 274 pages. English journalist writes to seek American support for the complete freedom of India from British rule. A John Day Wartime Book.
Seller Inventory # HI120905
Published by Arnold-Heinemann Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi India, 1980
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. New Delhi India: Arnold Heinemann, 1980. First U.S. Edition. Very Good+ hardcover/Very Good dust jacket; b\w photos; interior like new with no markings; bibliography, index. 112 pages. India-U.S. relations during the Nixon-Kissinger era; Critique on the political dealings of Henry Kissinger. Author, T.N. Kaul, was India's Foreign Secretary and also Ambassador of India to the U.S.A. Refutes statements and claims made in Kissinger's memoir, "The White House Years.".
Seller Inventory # HI081316
Published by Orient Longman Ltd., New Delhi India, 1972
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. No Jacket. New Delhi India, Orient Longman, 1972 - Very Good+ hard cover/no dust jacket - 9" tall - maroon cloth - lower corners bumped, otherwise as new with no interior markings - index - 214pp. India. 20th century India history, politics, economics. Chapters on modern and mid 20th century Indian history, economics, politics; Gandhi & Nehru; Nehru & Tagore; C.F. Andrews.
Seller Inventory # HI031409
Published by Popular Prakashan, Bombay, INDIA, 1973
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. Bombay: Popular Prakashan, 1973 - First Edition - near Very Good hardcover/ Good+ dust jacket (in mylar) - 8vo/8.75" tall - black cloth, gilt lettered on spine - b&w map - charts - light foxing (spotting) to top and outer edge, bookseller stamp on front endpaper; otherwise no markings - dust jacket rubbed ar rear - index - vii + 138 pages. Study of economic, social and political aspects of life in 6 villages of the North Ratnagiri District of Maharashtra - in the wake of India's post-Independence Panchayati Raj and Community Development Programme. Availability: in stock, in the U.S. 0-89253-009-X.
Seller Inventory # HI012805
Published by Publications Division Govt. of India, New Delhi India, 1967
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. New Delhi India, Publications Division Government of India/Archaeological Survey of India, 1958/1967 - Revised Edition - Very Good hardcover/Very Good dust jacket - 8" tall - b&w photo cover + 17 b&w photo ills - light shelfwear; otherwise clean, unmarked - dust jacket rear rubbed - 48pp. India, Harappa, epigraphy. Availability: in stock in the U.S. 0-88253-349-5.
Seller Inventory # HI012313
Published by Sangam Publ./Madras Institute of Devt. Studies, Madras INDIA, 1972
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Madras India: Sangam Publishers for Madras Institute of Development Studies, 1972 - Very Good hardcover/Very Good dust jacket - 8.75" tall - b\w graphs & tables - index - front cover very slightly bowed, dust jacket flaps glued to pastedowns; otherwise interior like new with no markings - 128pp. South India agriculture: study of 5 major dry farming crops: cholam, cumbu & ragi (types of millet), cotton & groundnut (peanuts) (types of oilseeds). 0-88253-431-9.
Seller Inventory # TF081606
Published by Liveright Publishing Corporation, NY, 1974
Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. NY: Liveright Publishing Corporation, 1974 - First Edition - Fine hardcover/Fine dust jacket - 8 3/8" tall - gilt lettered blue cloth - 255pp. Former prime minister of France travels to Japan, Hong Kong, China, Burma, India, December 1971 to January 20, 1972, meeting Asian leaders. 0-87140-567-9.
Seller Inventory # HA4081402
Published by Facet Books International, NY, 1987
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. NY: Facet Books International, 1987 - First Edition - Very Good hardcover/Very Good dust jacket - 8vo/8.75"h - binder's gluestain smudges on blue cloth covers, otherwise Fine/like new with no interior markings of any kind - notes on contributors - 176pp. Collection of 18 papers & 11 Round Table speeches originally presented at a national seminar held by the Vallathol Centenary Celebrations Committee, Trivandrum, Kerala State, India. Contributors include Mulk Raj Anand, Nayantara Sahgal, K. Ayyappa Paniker, Vijay Tendulkar, Samuel Mathai, Gopalakrishna Adiga, Manoj Das, K.K. Pillai, & others; from varied backgrounds: writers, educators, politicians, Gandhians, spiritual leaders and thinkers. An assessment of Indian cultural achievement 1947-1987, including maladies & remedies. ISBN: 0-932377319.
Seller Inventory # FN031303
Published by Oxford University Press, 1951
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. Oxford University Press, 1951. Very Good hardcover/torn dust jacket (in mylar); 12mo/7.25" tall; b&w frontis plus 20 plates, foldout map; interior Very Good+ with light foxing to endpapers & outer edges, small date notation in ink on rear endpaper, otherwise no markings; index, 428 pages. India history; India art & civilization, philosophy.
Seller Inventory # HI2080901
Published by A.A. Knopf, NY, 1966
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. NY: A.A. Knopf, 1966 - First Edition - near Very Good hardcover/near Very Good dust jacket - gilt lettered white cloth - 8.5" tall - light foxing along upper and lower edges of covers & dust jacket, top edge of book block, otherwise tight clean copy with no interior markings - dust jacket has few small upper edge tears - 4 b\w maps -index, bibliography - x + 276pp.
Seller Inventory # HI052202
Published by Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi India, 1970
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. New Delhi India: Indian Institute of Public Administration, 1970 - First Edition - Very Good hardcover/near Good dust jacket - 9.75" tall - green boards - corners rubbed, light edgewear, previous owner na me & bookseller stamp on first endpaper (o/w no interior markings) - dust jacket has 2" chip off lower backstrip, small edge chips, tears & wear - index - 222pp. India rural government institutions.
Seller Inventory # HI072201
Published by Louis Carrier & Company, NY, 1928
Half-Leather. Condition: Very Good+. No Jacket. First Edition. NY: Louis Carrier & Company, 1928 - First U.S. edition/1st printing - VG+ hardcover/ no dust jacket - 7.75" tall - previous owner has signed his name 3 times (endpapers and title page) , otherwise tight, clean, as new, inside and out - publisher's Note - 213 pages. A response from an Indian member of the Indian Legislative Assembly to Katherine Mayo's 1927 attack on social and economic conditions in India, titled Mother India, a book disparaged by Mahatma Gandhi as "the drain inspector's report.".
Seller Inventory # HI042612
Published by Oxford U. Press, Oxford, U.K., 1991
Hardcover. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991 - Very Good hardcover/Very Good dust jacket (in mylar) - 9.75" tall x 7.5" - b\w ills, photo plates and photos by the author - like new with no markings of any kind - 170pp. India; Indian subcontinent; Burma; photos and journal January-July1944. Photography. Memoir. ISBN:0192122991.
Seller Inventory # AB080716
Published by Oxford U. Press, London & New York, 1944
Hardcover. Condition: Good+. London & New York: Oxford University Press, 1944 - 2nd printing - near Very Good hardcover/no dust jacket - 8.25" - buff boards - map endpapers (political in front, commercial in rear) - 2 v. small dogears, otherwise no po or other interior markings - exterior light overall wear, upper corner bumps - statistics, bibliography, index - 231pp. 1941-42 India & pre-Independence Pakistan: brief past history; current (1941-42) political & economic status.
Seller Inventory # HI080105
Published by Office of the Superintendent of Census Operations/Govt. of India, Jaipur India, 1968
Hardcover. Condition: Good+. No Jacket. Jaipur (Rajasthan) India, Office of the Superintendent of Census Operations, 1968 - near Very Good string-bound hardcover/no dust jacket - oblong 8.5" x 11.5" album of b&w ills of all aspects of India village life (costume & ornaments, housing, house decoration & domestic goods, farm implements in detail, musical instruments, temples & deities, & more), all annotated - 108pp, printed one side only, perfect for overhead projection - exterior wear, small edge dents, some ink smudges to paper-covered boards; otherwise unmarked. Village India; Ethnology; Anthropology.
Seller Inventory # IG062011
Published by Northminster Presbyterian Church, Evanston IL, 1973
First Edition Signed
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Evanston IL: Northminster Presbyterian Church, 1973 - 50th Anniversary edition [1923-1973] - SIGNED by the author - Very Good+ hardcover in near Very Good dust jacket - 9.5" tall - gilt-lettered brown cloth - color pictorial endpapers, b\w photos - book as new inside and out, except for one tiny edge nick - dust jacket has edge wear, light rubbing at rear - 120 pages. History of Evanston, IL Presbyterian church. Signed by Author(s).
Seller Inventory # GG-WT100315
Published by John Day Co., NY, 1965
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. NY, John Day Co., 1965 - First Edition - Very Good hardcover/Very Good dust jacket - 8.5" tall - b\w photo frontis - ex library, otherwise near new/ near new dust jacket - 128pp. Jawaharlal Nehru biography ; 20th century India history; biography of first Prime Minister of modern India.
Seller Inventory # BI061110
Published by Popular Prakashan, Bombay, INDIA, 1974
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. Bombay: Popular Prakashan, 1974 - First Edition - near Very Good hardcover/ Good+ dust jacket (in mylar) - 8vo/8.75" tall - black cloth, gilt lettered on spine -bibliography, index - x + 432 pages. Includes: retrospective on the 25 year history of the Council by Mary Clubwala Jadhav and others; 4 sections - Social Development: Concept and Framework; Social Change: An Agenda for Growth with Justice; Trends in Social Work, Education and Research; Fields of Social Action. More than 30 articles by leaders in 20th century social work in India. 0-88253-801-2.
Seller Inventory # HI012905
Published by Hemkunt Press, New Delhi India, 1972
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. New Delhi: Hemkunt Press, 1972 - Very Good hardcover/ no dust jacket - 8.75" tall - black lettered green covers - very light sunning to backstrip, slight bowing to front cover; otherwise as new, clean, tight, unmarked - xvi + 176 pages.
Seller Inventory # RS032809
Published by D. Appleton & Co., NY, 1879
Hardcover. Condition: Near Good. No Jacket. Subtitled: with Notes, Grammatical References, Lexicon, and Other Aids to the Learner. NY: D. Appleton and Company, 1879 - near Good hardcover - 7.5" tall - green pebbled covers with gilt lettered black leather backstrip - pullout map, 3 pullout pages of illustrations - 151 pages of Greek text with additional Preface, Notes and reference material in English - covers clean, rubbed, with edgewear, chipped backstrip; one page loose but present; pencilling in 2 chapters - ads + vii + 430 pages. Essentially a textbook for study of the classical Greek of the historian Xenophon's first-hand account of the 401 BC expedition of 10,000 Greek mercenaries hired by a Persian ruler and how they fought their way back.
Seller Inventory # HA042712
Published by A.A. Knopf, NY, 1946
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946 - 1st edition - Very Good+ hardcover/ Good dust jacket - 8.5" tall - pictorial color cover of bowman on horseback - red tinted top edge - color plates - b\w ills by Allen Lewis - bibliography - index - iv + 203pp. Dust jacket edgeworn, price clipped, with chip at bottom & top of backstrip but front panel illustration of woman at spinning wheel intact; book list on rear panel. Author: Pearl Buck's sister. Grace Sydenstricker Yaukey (1899- ).
Seller Inventory # IJ052002
Published by Heinemann Educational Books Ltd., London, 1971
Hardcover. Condition: Near New. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. London: Heinemann Educational Books Ltd., 1971 - near Fine hardcover/Very Good+ dust jacket - 10" tall x 7.5" - b\w photos, maps, charts - faint sunning to top edge, otherwise like new with no markings of any kind - dust jacket price-clipped, minor upper edge wear; in mylar - index - xii plus 164pp. 0-435-34480-3.
Seller Inventory # HI020803
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 D. Appleton-Century Co., NY, 1947
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. NY: D. Appleton-Century Co., 1947 - First Edition - Very Good+ hard cover/Good dust jacket - 7.75" tall - red cloth - dust jacket has sunned backstrip, small edge tears, chips, interior very small dampstain at bottom of backstrip; flap corners clipped (price present) - 280pp. Political/social analysis of India by Bombay Parsi journalist.
Seller Inventory # HI080106
Published by Writers Workshop, Calcutta INDIA, 1976
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Writers Workshop Calcutta. Very Good hardcover/ Very Good paper title label/VG mylar fitted jacket. 8.75" tall; green saree-cloth; binding tight, as new, unmarked. 78 pages. Dramatization of the ice house murder, Calcutta, 1851, and execution of American seaman, Francis Very.
Seller Inventory # DI042816