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 Parijata Publ., E. Glastonbury CT, 2009
Paperback. Condition: As New. No Jacket. E. Glastonbury CT, Parijata Publ., 2009 - Second, revised edition - NEW paperback - 5.25" tall x 4.25" - full color cover - b&w illustrations - Sanskrit Devanagari script with English transliteration & English translation - step-by-step instructions with introduction and list of materials - a how-to handbook and pocket guide - 48 pages. This is the second edition with Sanskrit lettering added. Hinduism; Saraswati worship.
Seller Inventory # RP102916
Published by Hind Pocket Books, Delhi, INDIA, 1973
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Delhi: Hind Pocket Books, 1973 - Very Good paperback - 6.5" tall - cover by Inder Gajjar - b\w ills, figures - tight, clean, no markings - 200 pages. India astrology. Birth chart; Signs, Planets, Houses, Transits. isbn: 0-88253-299-5.
Seller Inventory # RN011916
Published by Mentor, NY, 1982
Paperback. Condition: Good+. No Jacket. NY: Mentor Books, 1982 reprint of 1954 pub. - near Very Good paperback - 6.75" tall - page toning but legible, otherwise clean, tight & unmarked - index - 189 pages. ME 2772 ISBN: 0-451-62772-5.
Seller Inventory # BG120107
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 Affiliated East-West Press, New Delhi India, 1970
Paperback. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. New Delhi India: Affiliated East-West Press, 1970 - Very Good+ stiff paper covers/ Very Good+ dust jacket - 4to/11" tall x 8.5" - dust jacket attached to backstrip, flaps pasted to paper covers (by publisher) - 52 b&w photo plates by the author & others - 84pp. India art sculpture, art history. Dr. Charles Louis Fabri, born in Hungary, first went to India with the archaeologist M. Aurel Stein in 1931 and returned to teach at Tagore's Santiniketan. He settled in India, earning a reputation as linguist, dance and art critic for The Statesman, mentor to generations of artists; he is author also of History of the Art of Orissa and Buddhist BaroqueTeracottas of Kashmir. 0-88253-037-2.
Seller Inventory # IA081514
Published by Vision Books/Orient Paperbacks, New Delhi India, 1973
Paperback. Condition: Good+. No Jacket. New Delhi India: Vision Books/Orient Paperbacks, no date (circa 1973) - Good/paperback - 6.25" tall - b\w photo cover, b\w frontis - backstrip edges rubbed, corner crease - interior like new with no previous owner name or other markings - ads plus 157 pages. 5 lectures given in Bombay in 1968. Contents: Preface by Manipal; Foreword by V. Vora; Gleanings (quotes); Chapters: Sex, the Genesis of Love; From Repression to Emancipation; The Pinnacle of Meditation; Sex, the Super Atom; From Lust to the Lord. Deccan Herald review of May 17, 2003: NEW DELHI, May 16 (UNI) 'Controversial spiritual leader 'Osho' Rajneesh's most disputed book that stung the Indian sensibilities in the 70's is now back on the shelves.That the book, which created a stir in the 1970s when it was first published in Hindi, is still "as infamous as it is famous" was evident from the strong opinions voiced at a panel discussion organised last week on the occasion of the launch.' 0-89253-060-X.
Seller Inventory # RN121216
Published by White River Press, Amherst MA, 2010
Paperback. Condition: As New. No Jacket. Bapu (illustrator). First Thus. Amherst MA: White River Press, 2010 - NEW paperback - 9.25" tall by 7.5" - color photo cover - b/w illustrations by Bapu and others; b\w photographs - xi + 207 pages. A step-by-step Hindu wedding ceremony with full rituals and prayers in Sanskrit, with English transliteration and translation. A full basic ceremony for a one hour event, with lists and easy guide to basic steps and additional options. Also: Appendices for materials, auxiliary pujas - annotated Glossary with pronunciation guide - 207 pages. Condensed, revised paperback version of the author's Vedic Wedding: Origins, Tradition and Practice. By the author of Hinduism for Dummies. ISBN: 978-1-935052-38-8.
Seller Inventory # VG102216
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