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Published by Vista House, NY, 1958
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. NY: Vista House, 1958 - near Very Good hardcover/ Good dust jacket (in mylar) - 9 1/8" tall - black-lettered green covers - 26 b\w ills - backstrip and covers sunned, otherwise clean, bright, unmarked interior - dust jacket has neatly taped closed tears, some damp-rippling without staining; color still bright - 158 pages. Reprint of 1937 Viking Press ed. Francis Yeats-Bown is best known as author of Lives of a Bengal Lancer (1935 Hollywood movie version) and Lancer at Large, the memoirs in which he details his life in India as a British cavalry officer who joined the Bengal Lancers at the age of 18 in 1903, through his capture by the Turks in Iraq during World War I, his posting to the Northwest Frontier (now Pakistan & Afghanistan), hunting & polo, & the study of yoga which began early and occupied his later years. Francis Charles Claypon Yeats-Brown (1886-1944), soldier, writer and mystic.
Seller Inventory # RY122805
Published by Writers Workshop, Calcutta India, 1978
Soft cover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Leitgeber, Boleslaw (illustrator). Very Good+ flexible cloth/ fitted acetate dust jacket. Calcutta: Writers Workshop, 1978. 8.5" tall; 6 illustrations by the author; references, bibliography; ads plus 157 pages. Originally presented as series of lectures delivered in Adyar, India, for the School of Wisdom, under the auspices of the Theosophical Society. "There is no religion higher than truth" Availability: in stock in the U.S. 0-86578-054-4.
Seller Inventory # RO042403
Published by New University Society, Edinburgh UK
Full-Leather. Condition: Very Good+. No Jacket. Hepple, Norman (illustrator). Edinburgh: New University Society, not dated - Very Good+/no dust jacket - 16mo - dark red grained leather/buckram, gilt decorated front cover & spine - top edge gilt - b&w frontis dated 1931 - b&w ills by Norman Hepple - ribbon marker - v. light wear to corners, upper right corner light bump, otherwise near Fine - 254pp. Philosophy. Author: Margaret Barber (1869-1901).
Seller Inventory # RN2080901
Published by Writers Workshop, Calcutta India, 1971
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Writers Workshop Calcutta, 1971 - 2nd Edition - Very Good hardcover/Very Good paper title label - 8.5" tall - transliteration chart - 34 pages. A lucid translation from the original Sanskrit. Includes Professor Lal's essay: The Difficulties of Translation. Lal goes on to give the transliteration of the original Sanskrit with a verse-by-verse literal translation which he then compares to the 1930s Yeats-Purohit version. Variant: Isha Upanishad Ishavasya Upanishad ISBN: 0-88253-274-8.
Seller Inventory # RH091312