Published by Lothrop Lee Shepard, NY, 1962
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. NY, Lothrop Lee Shepard, 1962 - 9th printing - Very Good hardcover/near Very Good dust jacket (in mylar) - 9.75" tall - profusely illustrated with b\w ills & photos - cover lightly sunned at spine and edges, otherwise near new with no interior markings of any kind - dust jacket has small edge tears, rear panel creasing, wear to top & bottom of backstrip (in mylar)- index - glossary - 160pp. Asia religion traditions & ritual: Hinduism; Confucius; Lao-tzu; Shinto; Buddhism.
Seller Inventory # RA042416
Published by Writers Workshop, Calcutta, 1968
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Writers Workshop, Calcutta, 1968. near Very Good hardcover/ Very Good paper title label. 8.75" tall; yellow cloth covers, moderately soiled at rear; otherwise clean, unmarked text. 49 pages. Essays on: (1) Literature and Myth; (2) 3 myths (sage Narada and the meaning of maya; the shy boy and the wishing-fulfilling tree; the ant march in Indra's palace); (3) Sanskrit Drama; (4) Tagore; (5) Contemporary Hindi Fiction; (6) Indian Writing in English. ISBN: 0-88253-303-7.
Seller Inventory # FN032112
Published by Satsangha Seva Samithi, Bangalore India
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. Bangalore: Satsangha Seva Samithi, no date (circa 1970) - Very Good hardcover (card covers)/ Good+ dust jacket attached to backstrip - 8.75" tall - dust jacket has 2" closed tear at top rear of backstrip, some light scuffing to rear, edgewear; otherwise clean - interior has price in ink at top of first endpaper, otherwise unmarked throughout - 39 pages. The Message of Gita-Govinda of Jayadeva (Krishnadasa): An Episode in Krishna Leela, a 20-page essay in English (no author name given) precedes the full text in Sanskrit (devanagari script). The last page carries 3 stanzas from the Sri Vrndavana -Mahimamrta I-5-7 in Sanskrit and English translation.
Seller Inventory # PS092508
Published by Bhaktivedanta Book Trust, London, 1979
Hardcover. Condition: Near New. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. London: Bhaktivedanta Book Trust, 1979 - 2nd printing - near Fine hardcover/near Very Good dust jacket - 8.75" tall - color photo frontis + 7 color plates - light foxing to outer edges - interior like new with no markings of any kind - dust jacket backstrip & upper panel edges sunned; front flap vertical crease - 258pp. India: Hinduism; spiritual discourse on an episode from the ancient India epic The Mahabharata: Queen Kunti speaks to Krishna. 0892131020.
Seller Inventory # RH120108
Published by Motilal Banarsidass Publ., Delhi INDIA, 1992
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Delhi India: Motilal Banarsidass Publ.,1992. First Indian Edition. Very Good hard cover/near Very Good dust jacket 8.75" tall; khaki cloth boards with dark blue lettering; 48 b\w photos, stencil ills, map; light spots on upper & lower edge, o/w near new with no name or markings; chapter notes, glossary, bibliography, index - xvi + 339pp. India; Religious Studies; Indic studies; 4 ras lilas (religious dramas): The Birth of Krishna; The Theft of the Flute; The Great Circle Dance; The Coming of Akrur.
Seller Inventory # RD072201
Published by South Asia Books, Columbia MO, 1978
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Columbia MO: South Asia Books, 1978. First Edition. Very Good hardcover; blue cloth, gilt lettered on spine; 8.75" tall; last few pages rippled (not stained); otherwise clean, tight with no markings; notes, bibliography, index, xi + 197 pages.
Seller Inventory # RI101311
Published by Writers Workshop, Calcutta India, 1970
Hardcover. Condition: Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Calcutta: Writers Workshop, 1970. Good+ hardcover/Good title label/publisher's plastic wrap dust jacket. 9" tall. handloom turquoise blue cloth covers with wraparound paper title label; covers have traces of magenta cloth-weaver stamp; dj taped to pastedown, adhesive remnants , otherwise unmarked; philosophical glossary. 24 pages. Translation from the original Sanskrit of the 8th century A.D. philosopher Sankaracharya's Upadesa-Sahasri, paragraphs 45-110. ISBN: 0-89253-617-9.
Seller Inventory # PS022209
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 Kaziranga Books, Guwahati INDIA, 2011
Hardcover. Condition: Near New. Dust Jacket Condition: Near New. Guwahati INDIA: Kaziranga Books, 2011 - Very Good+ hardcover/Very Good+ dust jacket - gilt stamped red cloth covers - 8" tall x 5.25" - many color photos and maps, b\w ills - red silk ribbon marker - faint bend to front lower corner, otherwise as new inside and out - chronology, notes - 171 pages. Foreword by Amjad Ali Khan. The story of Sankaradeva (1449-1569) who reformed Hindu practice and belief in Assam (eastern India) in the sixteenth century. Motivated by the Bhagavad Gita and the Bhakti movement centering on Krishna, he introduced the element of personal faith and worship in simple prayer halls as opposed to temple ritual, priesthood, and Saktism/Shaivism. His influence on classical dance, music and other art forms continues into the 21st century in Assam. ISBN: 978-81-920126-1-2.
Seller Inventory # BR012715
Published by P.N. Oak, New Delhi India, 1967
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. New Delhi: P.N. Oak, 1967 - First Edition (stated) - Very Good hardcover/ Very Good dust jacket (in mylar) - 8vo/8.5" tall - paper covered boards with front illustration, rear bio - b&w figures and charts - light edgewear, exterior light shelfwear; 1 neat correction in ink, otherwise no markings - corrigendum + 302 pages.
Seller Inventory # RN021005
Published by Writers Workshop, Calcutta India, 1971
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Writers Workshop Calcutta, 1971 - 2nd Edition - Very Good hardcover/Very Good paper title label - 8.5" tall - transliteration chart - 34 pages. A lucid translation from the original Sanskrit. Includes Professor Lal's essay: The Difficulties of Translation. Lal goes on to give the transliteration of the original Sanskrit with a verse-by-verse literal translation which he then compares to the 1930s Yeats-Purohit version. Variant: Isha Upanishad Ishavasya Upanishad ISBN: 0-88253-274-8.
Seller Inventory # RH091312