Published by St. Petersburg, 1913
Paperback. Condition: Good+. No Jacket. First Edition. St. Petersburg : Good+ paperback - 6.5" tall x 4.25" - teal green front paper cover with gilt lettering and star; ivory rear with blue lettering and motif - ivory paper with blue print and motifs throughout - quarter inch sunning on upper edge of front; backstrip reinforced with clear tape; rear may have had a teal cover now removed; otherwise clean with no stains or markings - 61 pages. Code book in 5 languages (German, French, English, Esperanto, Russian). The author is described as Consul General for Russia. The book has phrases useful for the exchange of postcards and stamps.
Seller Inventory # LX040510
Published by Ganamandir Publications, Chennai INDIA, 2006
First Edition Signed
Hardcover. Condition: Near New. No Jacket. First Edition. Chennai INDIA: Ganamandir Publications, 2006 - First Edition (stated) - SIGNED by T.K. Govida Rao - Very Good+ hardcover - oblong 8.75" tall x 11" - papercovered boards - color and b/w photos - yellow silk ribbon marker - small bump to lower left front cover, otherwise as new - charts, indices - photos + xii + 444 pages. A collection of 415 South Indian classical music compositions (varnas) with classification and commentary. SUBTITLED: 415 Tana, Pada, Cauka, Ragamalika and Daruvarnas. Sanskrit devanagari script and English transliteration (with diacritics); also includes some Tamil, Telugu and other scripts. Basic text is in English (front pages, Introduction and Preface). Price includes heavy book surcharge/ media mail within the U.S. only. Signed by Editor.
Seller Inventory # SX-AM020712