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 K. Polis : Tpagr. M. Hovakimean, Armenia, 1927
Library Rebound. Condition: Good. K. Polis : Tpagr. M. Hovakimean, 1927 - Good to Fair / text in library binding - 7.25" tall - red cloth covers, worn at backstrip and corners, "Oriental Jokes" written in white ink on front cover - title page bright, unmarked; remainder of text toned, brittle, but unmarked and complete, some ragged outer edges - TEXT IN ARMENIAN - ex-library with pocket - 96 pages. Bekri Mustafa jokes and anecdotes.
Seller Inventory # LA030414
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 Inspiration House, South Windsor CT, 1984
First Edition Signed
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. Bossen, Bette Easton (illustrator). First Edition. South Windsor CT: Inspiration House, 1984 - 3rd printing, SIGNED by the Author - Very Good+ hardcover/Very Good+ dust jacket - 8.25" tall x 5.75" - gold/orange boards - b\w ills by Bette Easton Bossen - like new with no inscription or any other markings - unnumbered pages. Letters from a journal; nature notes; natural philosophy; New England. Signed by Author(s).
Seller Inventory # SX072002
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 Hind Pocket Books, Delhi INDIA, 1960
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Delhi: Hind Pocket Books/ Orient Paperbacks, 1960 - First Indian edition - Very Good paperback - 16mo/6 7/8" tall - b/w frontis ill; b/w photos; 2 b/w maps (Andaman Islands; Nicobar Islands) - exterior wear; otherwise unmarked clean, bright interior - ads plus 188 pages. Book Club selection in the U.K. Travel to 2 island groups in the Bay of Bengal renowned as the infamous penal colony called Port Blair or Kala Pani (Black Water) and a touchdown for the Japanese during World War II; home of the Onghies, Chouras and other tribals; devastated by the 2004 tsunami. ISBN: 0-88253-097-6.
Seller Inventory # IG101512
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 Random House, NY, 2001
Hardcover. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. First Edition. NY: Random House, 2001 - First Edition (stated)/2nd printing - Fine/as new hardcover/Fine as/new dust jacket (in mylar) - 9.5" tall - silver-gilt lettered blue boards - no markings of any kind - 259pp. A novel set in New York by Booker Prize winning author. 0-679-46333-X.
Seller Inventory # FE050903
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 Victor Gollancz, London, 1951
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. First Edition. London: Victor Gollancz, 1951 - 3rd printing - near Very Good hardcover/ Good+ dust jacket (in mylar) - 8 3/8" tall - blue cloth with white lettered spine - map endpapers - light foxing (faint spotting) to endpapers, outer and top edge, light pencilling on half-title page; otherwise tight, unmarked - dust jacket has corner and edge wear with large chip off bottom of backstrip/ front left lower corner; rear is toned but front shows clear bright pictorial design - vii + 303 pages. Author travelled with her father, modern India's first ambassador to Japan in 1947, through U.S. occupied-Japan, China, Indo-China (later Viet Nam), Siam (Thailand) and Indonesia.
Seller Inventory # BI013112
Published by Writers Workshop, Calcutta India, 2004
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Calcutta: Writers Workshop, 2004. Very Good+ hardcover/no dust jacket, 8.75" tall, orange/color bordered handloom cotton, gold stamped and decorated title label on front - 190 pages. 81-8157-282-3.
Seller Inventory # FE111104
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 101 Productions, San Francisco, 1973
Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. LInda Robertson (illustrator). San Francisco: 101 Productions, 1973 - 2nd printing of First Edition - Very Good paperback - 8" square - white pictorial covers - saffron text paper with b\w ills by Linda Robertson - light exterior wear, otherwise tight, clean, unmarked - glossary, index, bio - 192 pages. ISBN: 0-912238-16-X.
Seller Inventory # AC010913
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
Published by Hind Pocket Books (Orient Paperbacks), Delhi, INDIA, 1970
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Delhi India: Hind Pocket Books (Orient Paperbacks), 1970 - Very Good paperback - 6.5" tall - some rubbing to backstrip edge, bookseller price label on spine - interior near new with no markings - 151pp. India Fiction; novel: family relationships. 0-88253-120-4.
Seller Inventory # FT100611
Published by Arnold-Heinemann Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi India, 1980
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. New Delhi: Arnold-Heinemann Pvt. Ltd, 1980. First paperback edition; Very Good/stiff paper covers; 8.5" tall x 5.5"; lower corner foldup on 3 pages (binder flaw); otherwise clean, bright, unmarked interior; 227 pages. Fiction; novel, set in India.
Seller Inventory # FE011105
Published by Alfred A. Knopf Inc, NY, 1958
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1958 - First Edition (stated) - Very Good hardcover/ Very Good dust jacket (in mylar) - 8.5" tall - blue cloth covers, silver gilt lettered, with copper gilt decoration - orange-tinted top edge - book shows light exterior fading around the top and cover edges, otherwise tight, bright and unmarked - dust jacket faded at backstrip with small corner chips, upper edgewear; otherwise color bright, attractive - glossary - author note + 277 pages. Novel: set in India, 1940s.
Seller Inventory # FE121011
Published by Writers Workshop, Calcutta, 1980
Flexible Cloth. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Screenplay based on Mulk Raj Anand's novel, Private Life of an Indian Prince. Calcutta: Writers Workshop, 1980 - First Edition; Very Good flexible cloth/acetate dust jacket; 8.5" tall - unmarked - glossary + 130 pages. ISBN: 0-86578-100-1.
Seller Inventory # DI060211
Published by Arnold-Heinemann, New Delhi India, 1984
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. New Delhi : Arnold-Heinemann, 1984 - Very Good hardcover /Very Good dust jacket - 12mo/ 7" tall - introduction by M.K. Naik - gilt lettered black cloth - binder's faint gluestains on covers; otherwise VG+ with no po name or markings - select bibliography - 296pp. India Fiction: 22 short stories: The Lost Child; Lullaby; Birth; A Village Idyll; Five Short Fables; Little Chicks; Lajwanti; The Parrot in the Cage; The Gold Watch; Old Bapu; The Cobbler and the Machine; The Power of Darkness; The Tractor and the Corn Goddess; A Kashmir Idyll; The Price of Bananas; A Pair of Mustachios; The Signature; The Two Lady Rams; The Liar; The Tamarind Tree; The Silver Bangles; The Thief. ISBN: 0-86578-233-4.
Seller Inventory # FE053015
Published by Picador USA, NY, 1998
Hardcover. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. First Edition. NY: Picador USA, 1998 - First Picador USA Edition (stated)/1st printing - Fine/as new hardcover/ Fine/as new dust jacket - intro by John Clute (dated for 1996 U.K. first edition) - 8.5" tall - as new - 203pp. 0-312-19568-0.
Seller Inventory # FB050703
Published by Rajpal & Sons, Delhi, INDIA, 1982
Paperback. Condition: As New. Delhi India, Rajpal, 1982 - Very Good+/paperback - 8" tall - illustrated - 24pp. India: Hindi poems for children. 0-86578-217-2.
Seller Inventory # PJ011306