Published by St Martin's Press, LLC, NY, 1995
Hardcover. Condition: Near New. Dust Jacket Condition: Near New. NY: St Martin's Press, 1995. First Edition/3rd printing; near new hardcover/ near new dust jacket; white paper covered boards with gilt lettered blue backstrip; b\w ills , b&w photos by Kamrun Noor; tiny nick at bottom edge of two pages, o/w no markings. 238pp. Himalayas; India; Nepal. Travelogue, snowboarding, with spiritual dimension. 0-312-14147-5.
Seller Inventory # RO052002
Published by Indian Thought Publications, Mysore, India, 1977
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Mysore India: Indian Thought Publications, 1977. First Indian Edition; Very Good+ hardcover/Very Good dust jacket; price-clipped dust jacket, otherwise no markings; 183 pages. Fiction: Novel. India.
Seller Inventory # FE021007
Published by Viking Penguin Inc., NY, 1987
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. First U.S. Edition. NY: Elisabeth Sifton Books/Viking, 1987. First American Edition/1st printing. Very Good+ hardcover/ Very Good+ dust jacket (in mylar). 8.5" tall; sandalwood papercovered boards with dark blue cloth backstrip, copper gilt lettered; tight, clean, unmarked; unclipped dust jacket has miniscule corner rubs. 123 pages. ISBN: 0-670-81341-9.
Seller Inventory # FE020312
Published by Arnold-Heinemann, New Delhi India, 1973
Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. New Delhi India: Arnold-Heinemann ( IWS #3), 1973 1st Edition - near Good hardcover/near Very Good dust jacket; 7.5" tall; chapter notes, index; 155 pages. Binding weak at half-title page, otherwise clear, clean, unmarked text. Critical biography of author of many acclaimed novels, e.g. A Bend in the Ganges, and Distant Drum, and historical exposes, e.g. The Men Who Killed Gandhi. Manohar Malgonkar (1913-2010).
Seller Inventory # BF082014
Published by Pocket Books, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1994
Hardcover. Condition: Near New. Dust Jacket Condition: Near New. First Pocket Books hardcover printing (stated) - near new hardcover with no markings of any kind - 311 pages. Romantic comedy re girl from India at Berkeley; Indians in the U.S.; gentle satire. ISBN: 0-671-79395-0.
Seller Inventory # FE060614
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 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 Atlantic Monthly Press, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1998
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First U.S. Edition. NY: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1998 - First U.S. Edition - as new/Very Good+ hardcover/ Very good dust jacket - 8.5" tall - dust jacket has minor edgewear, rubbing, otherwise no markings - 209 pages. A funny, vibrant, first novel, set in a tiny town in India. ISBN: 0-87113-711-9.
Seller Inventory # FE060514
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 A.A. Knopf, NY, 1997
First Edition Signed
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Near New. First Edition. NY: A.A. Knopf, 1997 - First Edition, SIGNED by the author - Very Good hardcover / near new dust jacket - black boards with gilt-lettered blue backstrip - one corner turned down, remainder dot on top edge, faint short remainder stripe across top of outer edge; otherwise like new - 340pp. 7th novel by the India-born National Book Critics' Circle Award winning author. Part-Indian girl seeks biological parents; tale of lost and stolen identities. 0-679-43427-5. Signed by Author(s).
Seller Inventory # FE101202
Published by Arnold-Heinemann Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi India, 1972
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. New Delhi India: Arnold-Heinemann (Indian Writers Series #4), not dated (circa 1972) - Very Good+ hardcover/Very Good+ dust jacket - 7.25" tall - bibliography - small gluestain on green cloth; interior as new/clean, unmarked - 170pp. India Fiction; critical biography of novelist (author of novels The Serpent & the Rope; The Cat and Shakespeare; Kanthapura; and many short stories). 0-89253-511-3.
Seller Inventory # BF122115
Published by Writers Workshop, Calcutta India, 1969
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. No Jacket. Calcutta: Writers Workshop Publication, 1969. First Edition. Very Good+ hardcover/ Very Good+ paper title label/no dust jacket; 8vo/8.75" tall, gilt lettered red handloom cloth with gilt medallion on front, purple/white/gold woven border; mild sunning to backstrip; unmarked, near new exterior and interior; unnumbered pages. A selection from 38 songs originally composed in Punjabi by Guru Nanak (1469-1539), founder of the Sikh religion: Songs 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 14, 15, 17, 20, 23, 31, 33, & 34. This selection has been 'transcreated' by the poet P. Lal; it forms a sequel to his JAPJI: Volume One. Lal: "Some songs (Nos. 6, 14, 15) have been re-translated, to give readers an idea of how approaches to the same text may differ at different times of a transcreator's understanding of the meaning." ISBN: 088253-708-3.
Seller Inventory # RS050114
Published by Thomas Y. Crowell Co, NY, 1954
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. NY: Thomas Y. Crowell Co, 1954. Very Good hardcover/Good+ dust jacket; gilt lettered maroon covers; 8.5" tall; map endpapers; b&w photos by the author; tight clean interior with no markings; sunned dj has upper edgewear; index; 373pp. Author, graduate of Wellesley College, was born in China to a missionary family. Exiled from Mao's China, she toured 1950-53 India reporting on the first national elections after Independence and the new republic. An intelligent, even-minded account. Photos include Vinoba Bhave.
Seller Inventory # HI3052002
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, 1984
Hardcover. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: Near New. First Edition. New Delhi India: Arnold- Heinemann, 1984 - 1st Edition - Very Good hardcover/Very Good dust jacket - 8.75" tall - glossary - 247pp. India Fiction. 0-86578-280-6.
Seller Inventory # FE091307
Published by Vision Books, Delhi, INDIA, 1973
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Delhi India: Orient Paperbacks, 1973 - 1st Edition - Very Good hardcover/ Very Good dust jacket - 7.25" tall - black boards with white lettered spine - gluespots on cover (binder flaw); otherwise unmarked, as new - 156pp. India; Indian Thought; essays by former President of India on: Legacy of Sanskrit; Mahabharata & Ramayana; Samkaracarya (Shankaracharya); Buddha; Ramakrishna & Vivekananda; Mahatma Gandhi; Jawaharlal Nehru. ISBN: 0-86578-205-9.
Seller Inventory # RH091508
Published by Viking Penguin Inc., NY, 1984
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. NY: Viking, 1984 - 1st Edition/2nd printing - Very Good+ hardcover/ Very Good dust jacket - 8.5" tall - red boards with dark green gilt lettered backstrip - no markings of any kind - dust jacket has front upper flap inner crease, o/w near new - 185pp. Fiction; novel, set in South America. ISBN: 0670442119.
Seller Inventory # FE080205
Published by Rajpal & Sons, Delhi, INDIA, 1982
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Delhi: Rajpal & Sons, 1982 - First Edition - Very Good+ hardcover/ Very Good+ dust jacket (in mylar) - 7 3/8" tall - color paper covered boards - some uncut pages; no markings of any kind - 160 pages. Fiction: novel by the well known Hindi fiction writer and TV producer: lives of those who fought for India's freedom. Text in Hindi, in devanagari script. 0-86578-180-X.
Seller Inventory # FH013105
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 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 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 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 Writers Workshop, Calcutta India, 1976
Hardcover. Condition: Near New. Dust Jacket Condition: Near New. Writers Workshop Calcutta, 1976. Near new hardcover/ new paper title label/mylar fitted jacket; 9" tall; attractive red handloom covers with decorative border - no interior writing - 70pp. Christmas fiction.
Seller Inventory # FE081706
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