Published by Penguin Group (Canada), Toronto, ON, Canada, 2007
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Toronto: Penguin Group, 2007 - Very Good paperback - 3rd printing - 8.25" tall - very light cover edgewear; otherwise tight, unmarked, edges clean - 324 pages. Second novel by the author of Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard. Two young people, an orphaned girl living with her retired grandfather in a cottage in the Himalayan foothills of India and a cook's son testing immigration in New York, look to better their circumstances. ISBN: 0-14-305571-2.
Seller Inventory # FE070214
Published by Rupa & Co., Delhi, INDIA, 2001
Paperback. Condition: As New. Delhi: Rupa & Co., 2001 reprint of 1991 publication - Very Good+ / as new paperback - 7" tall - as new, unmarked - 247pp. A year in the life of a "subcontinental bumpkin at sea in the American heartland" on a small college campus. Times of India: ".a boisterous, if comical celebration of both India and America." 81-7167-040-7.
Seller Inventory # BI111204
Published by Writers Workshop, Calcutta India, 1971
Flexible Cloth. Condition: Very Good. Writers Workshop Calcutta, 1971. Very Good flexible cloth covers; 8.5" tall. Fiction: novel. ISBN: 0-88253-497-1.
Seller Inventory # FE071214
Published by Ballantine Books, NY, 1966
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. NY: Ballantine Books, Inc., August 1966 - 1st Ballantine printing - Very Good vintage paperback - 7" tall - tinted edges tanning with 2 tiny turndowns towards rear, tiny edge nicks, otherwise bright, tight, unmarked - glossary - 286 pages. Novel: India 1825; the Thuggee cult is terrorizing travelers until Captain William Savage infiltrates a cell and brings them to a strange justice. A prequel to John Master's Nightrunners of Bengal.
Seller Inventory # FI081314
Published by Vision Books/Orient Paperbacks, Delhi, INDIA, 1982
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Delhi: Orient Paperbacks, 1982. Very Good paperback; 7" tall; light cover dents, faint sunning at edges, o/w no markings or underlining - 337 pages. India Fiction; Espionage. ISBN: 0-86578-192-3.
Seller Inventory # FE110815
Published by Writers Workshop, Calcutta India, 1976
Soft cover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. Writers Workshop Calcutta, 1976. Very Good+/ flexible cloth/ acetate dust jacket. 8.25" tall. 63 pages. U.S. literature; novelist; literary criticism.
Seller Inventory # FN112716
Published by Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi India, 1977
Paperback. Condition: Good+. No Jacket. New Delhi India: Sahitya Akademi, 1977 - Good+ paperback - 8.25" tall - shelfworn (dulled) covers, heel & top of backstrip lightly bumped - interior clean, unmarked - 22 short stories written originally in English or translated from 15 modern Indian languages - glossary, brief author bios - 240pp. India Fiction. Note: Title on title page indicates Series II; front cover has Series 2 .
Seller Inventory # FA020314
Published by Vision Books/Orient Paperbacks, New Delhi India, 1993
Paperback. Condition: As New. No Jacket. New Delhi : Vision Books Inc./ Orient Paperbacks, 1993 - Very Good paperback - 8" tall - minor handling, o/w clean, bright, unmarked - 144pp. India fiction; novel: ex-government/organization hack, in manner of Ancient Mariner, does penance at temple, stopping young men to relate his story of mid-20th century India corruption & betrayal. ISBN: 81-222-0167-9.
Seller Inventory # FE042113
Published by Hind Pocket Books, Delhi, INDIA, 1968
Paperback. Condition: Very Good+. No Jacket. Delhi India: Hind Pocket Books Orient Paperbacks, 1968 - Very Good+ paperback - 7" tall - color covers, b\w ills - 143pp. India Fiction: 15 short stories. ISBN: 0-88253-020-6.
Seller Inventory # FE031913
Published by Orient Paperbacks, New Delhi India, 1974
Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. New Delhi: Orient Paperbacks, 1974 - Very Good paperback - 6.5" tall - b\w frontis - publisher's re-pricing label on lower spine, light cover rear crease, light sunning at edges; otherwise no markings - ads plus 166 pages. India Fiction: 20 short stories. ISBN: 0-88253-692-3.
Seller Inventory # FE032214
Published by Publications Division Govt. of India, Delhi, INDIA, 1981
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Baniprosonno (illustrator). Delhi India: Publications Division Govt. of India, 1981 - Very Good paperback - 9.25" tall - pictorial covers and b\w ills by Baniprosonno - moderate rubbing along backstrip - interior unmarked/as new - 72pp. India folklore; Valmiki epic retold for children. Text in Hindi language and script.
Seller Inventory # RJ052514
Published by Arnold-Heinemann Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi India, 1981
Paperback. Condition: Good+. No Jacket. First Edition. New Delhi India, Arnold-Heinemann, 1981 - First Edition - Good+ paperback - 6" tall - cover rubbed, heel bump, otherwise no markings - 104pp. India Fiction: poet's first book of short stories; includes science fiction shorts. 0-86578-238-5.
Seller Inventory # FE082706
Published by Hind Pocket Books, Delhi, INDIA, 1979
Paperback. Condition: Good+. Delhi India: Hind Pocket Books, 1979 - Very Good paperback - 6.75" tall - stiff green pictorial cover, yellow color-tinted edges - b\w ills - light sunning to edges, light cover crease - 276pp. India Fiction; novel set in Narayan's fictional South Indian town of Malgudi; told with his unerring humor and eye for detail. Also published outside India as Mr. Sampath: The Printer of Malgudi.
Seller Inventory # FE020807
Published by Indian Thought Publications, Mysore, India, 1980
Paperback. Condition: Good. No Jacket. Laxman, R.K. (cover) (illustrator). Mysore India: Indian Thought Publications, 1981. Good paperback; 7" tall; cover art by R.K. Laxman, the author's brother and well known cartoonist; wear and rubbing at backstrip edge, otherwise clean, unmarked interior- 229 pp. India Fiction from author's own publishing house; Malgudi. 0-88253-105-0.
Seller Inventory # FE111116
Published by Hind Pocket Books, Delhi, INDIA, 1975
Paperback. Condition: Near New. No Jacket. Delhi India: Hind Pocket Books, not dated (c. 1975) - Good paperback - 6.75" tall - 112pp. India Fiction, novel translated from Malayalam; Kerala (south west India state) man marries attractive unwed mother-to-be, but cannot reconcile himself to his stepson. ISBN: 0-88253-067-4.
Seller Inventory # FT102008
Published by Azahar Books, Charleston SC, 2013
Paperback. Condition: As New. Charleston SC: Azahar Books, 2013 - near new paperback - 8.5" tall - cover has very light upper corner crease, otherwise book is as new - 310 pages. Novel: 3 men meet on a dark road outside Seville, Spain: a wealthy Spaniard, a poor Gypsy and an Indian immigrant; the action one will choose turns lives and the city upside down. ISBN: 978-0615604701.
Seller Inventory # FI072814
Published by Orient Paperbacks/ Vision Books Ltd., New Delhi India, 1981
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. New Delhi: Orient Paperbacks/ Vision Books Ltd., 1981 - Very Good paperback - 7" tall - stiff paper covers - minor backstrip/covers lamination crease, light foxing on outside edge; otherwise no markings - 224pp. Som Bhaskar the millionaire businessman is driven by relentless hunger to possess, including, finally, a woman who leads him to the meaning of possession. ISBN: 0-86578-197-4.
Seller Inventory # FE040613
Published by Vision Books/Orient Paperbacks, Delhi, INDIA, 1988
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Delhi, India: Vision Books/Orient Paperbacks, 1965/1988 - Very Good/paperback - 7" tall - minor cover dent; otherwise interior Very Good+ with no markings of any kind - ads + 257pp. India fiction; a novel set in contemporary Calcutta, Bengal: the journalist Nirode attends the departure abroad of his brother & then turns to face life in the City along with his tradition-bound sister Monisha; his artist sister Amla; dominating mother, ex-rebel aunt, & supporting cast of city vultures. Mother, City & Kali blend into one for the siblings. 0-88253-250-2.
Seller Inventory # FE031610
Published by Minerva/RH, UK, 1997
Paperback. Condition: Very Good+. Minerva/RH UK, 1997. VG+ paperback; 7.75" tall; tight, unmarked; very light corner crease o/w as new; glossary. 853 pages. Omnibus edition of four of R.K. Narayan's Malgudi novels: Mr. Sampath - The Printer of Malgudi; The Financial Expert; Waiting for the Mahatma; The World of Nagaraj. ISBN: 0-7493-9486-2.
Seller Inventory # FE021712
Published by Orient Paperbacks/ Vision Books Ltd., Delhi, INDIA, 1960
Paperback. Condition: Good+. No Jacket. Narain Barodia (cover) (illustrator). Delhi India: Orient Paperbacks, 1960 - Good+ paperback - 6.5" tall - title page 2-page b\w illustration by Narain Barodia - minor cover wear; 1-2 small interior printer blobs not affecting legibility, otherwise no markings - 270pp. India Fiction: Story of an Indian army regiment. 0-88253-286-3.
Seller Inventory # FE100816
Published by Arnold-Heinemann Mayfair Paperbacks, New Delhi India, 1976
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. New Delhi India: Arnold-Heinemann Mayfair Paperbacks, 1976. Good paperback; 6.5" tall; translated into English from Malayalam by C. Paul Verghese; glue spot on top edge, light corner wear; o/w tight text with clean, unmarked interior; glossary; 423 pages. India fiction; early 20th century Travancore (modern Kerala); political novel. 0-86578-146-X.
Seller Inventory # FT010313
Published by Sterling Publ., New Delhi India, 1984
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. New Delhi: Sterling Publ., 1984 - Very Good paperback - 7" tall - light cover crease - 292 pages. English translation from Malayalam by R. Leela Devi of a classic historical romance (Scott-style) re 1727 Travancore (now Kerala); India Fiction. 0-86578-241-5.
Seller Inventory # FT092516
Published by Vision Books, Delhi, INDIA, 1983
Paperback. Condition: As New. No Jacket. First edition - new paperback - Delhi: Vision Books, 1983 - 8vo - novelization of children's movie by the famed Oscar award winning film director Satyajit Ray - translated from the original Bengali by Lila Ray - 10 b&w photos (movie stills) + a full b&w rear cover portrait of Satyajit Ray - 108pp. India films; Satyajit Ray. 0-86578-230-X.
Seller Inventory # FJ070804
Published by Arnold-Heinemann Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi India, 1975
Paperback. Condition: Good+. No Jacket. New Delhi India: Arnold-Heinemann Pvt. Ltd., 1975. First Paperback Edition; near Very Good paperback; 8.25" talll; stiff paper covers; lower corner bump, small margin nick, otherwise interior clean, bright, unmarked. 191 pages. Translated from the original Tamil. Kasturi arrives in Delhi from the South with just a bed-roll. He learns to manipulate his way towards the top, but not without an endless inner debate. "Low-priced edition" of Sahitya Akademi Award winner. 0-86578-110-9.
Seller Inventory # FT042115
Published by Orient Paperbacks (Hind Pocket Books), Delhi, INDIA, 1975
Paperback. Condition: Very Good+. No Jacket. Delhi: Orient Paperbacks, 1975 - Very Good+ paperback - 6 3/8" tall - b\w frontis - light exterior wear, otherwise interior as new with no markings - 253pp. India Fiction; India penal system revealed by ex-jailor author. Selected for UNESCO Collection of Representative Work - Indian series. ISBN: 06578-142-7.
Seller Inventory # FT080901
Published by Omen Press, Tucson AZ, 1973
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Tucson AZ: Omen Press, 1973 - First Edition - Very Good paperback - 8" tall - worn (rubbed) exterior, otherwise tight binding, uncreased spine, unmarked interior - 331pages. Anthology of Arabic, Persian, Indian, Chinese, Jewish, J apanese, Turkish philosophy & literature; compiled by Afghan scholar. ISBN: 0-912358-40-8.
Seller Inventory # FA022412
Published by Hind Pocket Books, Delhi, INDIA, 1973
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Delhi: Hind Pocket Books, 1973 - First Edition - Very Good paperback - 6.5" tall - b/w frontis ill - light cover crease, backstrip edgeworn with small label - interior has bookseller stamp on front endpaper, otherwise like new, unmarked - 200pp. Adventure novel. 0-88253-246-4.
Seller Inventory # FE022703
Published by Tara Publishing, Madras INDIA, 1994
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. De, Subha (illustrator). Madras: Tara Publishing, 1994 - First Edition - Very Good large format paperback - oblong 8" tall by 11" wide - full color pictorial cover and lavish full color illustrations throughout by Subha De - light foxing around exterior edges, light handling; otherwise bright, clean, unmarked - 29 pages. Adapted from a folk tale based on the film "Girija" by Madhyam, Bangalore. The tale brought to a village by three gypsy women, tells of a little girl called Mala and how she defeated the demon who swallowed the rain-seed, first as a male alter-ego, a little boy called Amal, and then as herself.
Seller Inventory # FF100910
Published by Arnold Heinemann, New Delhi India, 1984
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. New Delhi India: Arnold-Heinemann, 1984 - Very Good paperback - 7" tall - edgewear, rubbing to cover; interior like new with no markings - 100pp. India fiction; short stories; science fiction. ISBN: 0-86578-236-9.
Seller Inventory # FE072006
Published by Hind Pocket Books, Delhi INDIA, 1974
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Delhi India: Hind Pocket Books,1974. Good+ paperback; 6.75" tall; b\w ills; tanning to outer edges, light cover crease, rear cover rubbed; otherwise interior clean, clear, unmarked. 194 pages. India Fiction; Kerala; tr. from Malayalam by Raghava R. Menon. Trials of a Kerala girl caught up in a conflict of 2 lovers, marriage intrigue and murder. 1954 Malayalam novel made into a movie in 1971, Ummachu. ISBN: 0-88253-696-6.
Seller Inventory # FT041415