Published by Stanford University Press, Stanford CA, 1979
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. No Jacket. First Edition. Stanford CA: Stanford University Press, 1979 - Very Good+ hardcover - 9.25" tall - b/w photos - black cloth, gilt-lettered on spine - tight, clean, unmarked inside and out - transliteration note - appendices - bibliography, glossary-index - viii + 421 pages. Social Studies Social Science South Asia Studies India Caste ISBN: 0-04-920060-7.
Seller Inventory # BI120711
Published by Viking Press, NY, 1979
Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. NY: Viking Press, 1979 - First Edition/2nd printing - Very Good+ hardcover/near Fine dust jacket - 9" tall - b\w map endpapers (course of the Ganges) - color and b\w photos, b\w maps - faint foxing to top edge, o/w as new with no markings - dust jacket has light wear at top of front flap - appendices: trip diary; Ganga and Hinduism; river levation /distance chart; jet boats; glossary - index - 273pp. 0-670-33172-4 Hillary's account of his 1977 expedition up the length of the Ganges river from its delta in the Bay of Bengal to near its source in the Himalayas.
Seller Inventory # IH062603
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 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 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 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, 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 A.A. Knopf, NY, 1966
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. NY: A.A. Knopf, 1966 - First Edition - near Very Good hardcover/near Very Good dust jacket - gilt lettered white cloth - 8.5" tall - light foxing along upper and lower edges of covers & dust jacket, top edge of book block, otherwise tight clean copy with no interior markings - dust jacket has few small upper edge tears - 4 b\w maps -index, bibliography - x + 276pp.
Seller Inventory # HI052202
Published by Harvard University Press, Cambridge MA, 1971
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Cambridge MA: Harvard U Press, 1971 - Very Good hardcover/ Very Good dust jacket (in mylar) - 9.5" tall - black lettered tan cloth - b/w photos, maps, charts, graphs, tables - glossary, references, index - ex-library; otherwise near new with no other markings - xxiii + 437 pages. Field study of population dynamics conducted in rural India between 1953 and 1959, with selections from a 1969 follow-up. ISBN: 0-674-50325-2.
Seller Inventory # HI020410
Published by Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi India, 1970
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. New Delhi India: Indian Institute of Public Administration, 1970 - First Edition - Very Good hardcover/near Good dust jacket - 9.75" tall - green boards - corners rubbed, light edgewear, previous owner na me & bookseller stamp on first endpaper (o/w no interior markings) - dust jacket has 2" chip off lower backstrip, small edge chips, tears & wear - index - 222pp. India rural government institutions.
Seller Inventory # HI072201
Published by Louis Carrier & Company, NY, 1928
Half-Leather. Condition: Very Good+. No Jacket. First Edition. NY: Louis Carrier & Company, 1928 - First U.S. edition/1st printing - VG+ hardcover/ no dust jacket - 7.75" tall - previous owner has signed his name 3 times (endpapers and title page) , otherwise tight, clean, as new, inside and out - publisher's Note - 213 pages. A response from an Indian member of the Indian Legislative Assembly to Katherine Mayo's 1927 attack on social and economic conditions in India, titled Mother India, a book disparaged by Mahatma Gandhi as "the drain inspector's report.".
Seller Inventory # HI042612
Published by Hind Pocket Books/Orient Paperback, Delhi, INDIA, 1974
Paperback. Condition: Very Good+. No Jacket. Delhi: Hind Pocket Books/Orient Paperback, 1974 - Very Good paperback - 6.5" tall - price label on spine, light corner crease, otherwise tight, clear, unmarked - 176 pages. Right wing historian, a founder of Bharatiya Jan Sangh & active in the defence of Srinagar in 1947, Professor Madhok gives an outline history of modern Kashmir from the 1800s to 1974. This book attacks the handling of Kashmir by Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi 1947 to 1974. 0-88253-695-8.
Seller Inventory # HI092714
Published by M. Seshachalam & Co., Madras INDIA, 1972
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Bapu (cover) (illustrator). Madras India: M. Seshachalam & Co., 1972 - Very Good paperback - 8.25" tall - cover design by Bapu - b&w photos, maps, charts - heel and upper corner moderate bump, backstrip tear; otherwise cover bright, interior like new with no underlining or markings of any kind - 156pp. "Compiled.from contributions by a number of scholars from the University of Chicago and elswhere." - Shamsul Bari, Peter Bertocci, Edward C. Dimock Jr., Jean Ellickson, Susan G. Hadden, Ralph Nicholas, Aditinath Sarkar, & Thomas Timberg. 0-88253-201-4.
Seller Inventory # HA071012
Published by Spoken Language Services, Ithaca NY, 1973
Paperback. Condition: Good+. No Jacket. First Edition. Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1973 - Good+ paperback - 23 cm/9" tall - text basically in English with Persian script, transliteration & translation - moderate exterior cover wear, light pencilling on 2 pages, 1 page loose but present; otherwise solid, tight, unmarked - 387 pages.
Seller Inventory # LA120604
Published by South Asia Books, Columbia MO, 1978
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Columbia MO: South Asia Books, 1978. First Edition. Very Good hardcover; blue cloth, gilt lettered on spine; 8.75" tall; last few pages rippled (not stained); otherwise clean, tight with no markings; notes, bibliography, index, xi + 197 pages.
Seller Inventory # RI101311
Published by The Times Publishing Company, Lahore (India), 1930
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Lahore (India): The Times, 1930 - Very Good hardcover/ near Very Good dust jacket (in mylar) - 9" tall - clean dark blue covers (gilt lettered on spine), with blind-stamped border - color frontis from painting by Rene Bull - pullout map - unmarked - dust jacket shows light soiling to rear, wear and corner chips at backstrip, shallow upper edgewear; otherwise bright and clear design - appendices - 306 pages. A severe critique of the Chamber of Princes which represented territory, within the British Empire circa 1930, still under direct hereditary rule by Indian princes. By the author of Uncle Sham. Also published under the names of Kanhaya Lal or Khalid Latif Gauba or, as he preferred, K.L. Gauba.
Seller Inventory # HI041012
Published by Newell's Guides/SPCK Press Printers, Bombay/Vepery, Madras, 1919
Paperback. Condition: Good+. Vepery, Madras: SPCK Press Printers, 1919 - Fifth Edition - Good paperback - 7.25" tall - blue paper covers - tipped in foldout b&w map - covers sunned at edges with 2 small chips, 3 closed edge tears, lower edge crease; light foxing to endpaper & 5-6pp margins; otherwise no markings and map is complete with no tears - ads plus 121pp. 1919 Tour guide of Taj Mahal city & environs with historical background & 3-day itinerary.
Seller Inventory # IG062503
Published by Historical Society of Pondicherry, Pondicherry, India, 1973
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. Pondicherry, India: Historical Society of Pondicherry, 1973 - Very Good hardcover/Very Good+ dust jacket - 8.75" tall - bilingual English & French - faint foxing at outer & bottom edge, otherwise like new - dust jacket in fitted acetate cover - 216pp. Bibliography covering the history of the French enclaves in India: Pondicherry, Chandernagore, Mahe, Karikal and Yanaon. 0-88253-738-5.
Seller Inventory # HI090915
Published by Karnataka Association for the Advancement of Science, Bangalore India, 2002
Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Bangalore, India: Karnataka Association for the Advancement of Science, 2002 - Very Good+ large format paperback - 11" tall x 8.5" - color & b\w photos - b\w ills, figures, maps, charts - bibliography, beach indices, general index - 192pp. Condition: light corner wear, otherwise near new with no interior markings. This study covers scientific studies of a southern section of the western India seaboard during the years 1984 to 1998, with reference to proposed tourism and coastal development, in view of (1) conservation and preservation of strand flora & other species, (2) coastal management and land use, (3) monitoring pollution sources & other hazards.
Seller Inventory # IG110504