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The Rise of Civilzation in India and Pakistan; Cambridge World Archaeology

By: Allchin, Bridget and Raymond

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Cambridge University Press: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: SJ7650


Signed in ink, by authors, on title page. Textblock is clean and tight. Light edge and spine wear. 379pp.; including select general bibliography and index. View more info

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The Iron Pillar at Delhi; Birla Academy Monographs on Teh Cultural, Scientific and Technological Heritage of India (No.1)

By: Anantharaman, T.R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, UBS Publishers' Distributors Ltd.: 1995

Seller ID: SJ8471


Textblock and binding is clean and tight. rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with moderate edge and spine wear. 84p., including bibliography. View more info

A Goddess Named Gold

By: Bhattacharya, Bhabani

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1960

Seller ID: SB11396


Retired library copy, usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, and front withdrawn pocket. Also tape stains to top and bottom edges of front and back endpages as well as internal flaps of dj. Otherwise textblock is clean and exceptionally tight. Tape stains on top and bottom edges of front and back paper boards, dark yellow cloth spine with light bumping to head and foot. Slightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with some wear to the edges and spine. 280pp. View more info

In China

By: Bonnard, Abel; Translated by Veronica Lucas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton: 1927

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: C243A


Translated from En Chine by Veronica Lucas. Clean textblock; sound binding. Binding protected in 5 mil mylar. 361 pp. View more info

Western Medical Pioneers in Feudal Japan

By: Bowers, John Z.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Baltimore, The John Hopkins Press: 1970

Seller ID: SB11312


Illustrated end pages, immaculate and tight textblock. Rippled dent on front bottom edge near foot and light rubbing to front bottom edge near corner, otherwise binding is in great condition. Price-clipped dust jacket, small round chip on front bottom edge associated with a small tear and crease, mylar sleeved. 245pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

The Chinese Mafia: The Most Frightening New Organization in International Crime

By: Bresler, Fenton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Stein and Day: 1980

Seller ID: SB11155


Light wear to front end pages, else textblock is very clean and tight. Lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket, light loss to extremities and corners. Red cloth spine with light bumping to head and foot, black paper boards. 227pp., including select bibliography and index. View more info

Notable Women of Modern China

By: Burton, Margaret E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Fleming H. Revell Company: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB9005


Lightly age toned textblock, else very clean and tight. Bumped head and foot of spine, bumped and worn corners; Binding protected by clear, five-mil mylar; 271p. View more info

Ocean of Fire: Through the Garden of Allah to Timbuktu

By: Christopher, Robert (by); Martin, Erik James (with)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Rand McNally & Company: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB11192


Robert Christopher's black inked signature on half title page. Mapped end pages, b&w photographs. Exceptionally clean and tight. Orange paper-covered boards, bumped head and foot of spine, bumped corners. Unclipped dust jacket, minor loss to the extremities, knicked corners. 256pp. View more info

An Historical Atlas of the Indian Peninsula

By: Davies, C. Collin

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1968

Edition: Fifth Impression

Seller ID: SB11430


Former owner's inked name/place on top corner of title page, else textblock is clean and tight. Taped crease on front top corner, age toned spine and less so to covers, creases on the spine. 96pp. View more info

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Materials Used for Indian Epigraphical Records; Bhandarkar Oriental Series No. 13

By: Diskalkar, Prof. D.B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Poona, India, Bhandarkar Oriental Research Insitute: 1979

Seller ID: SJ8098


old price sticker stain on fep, otherwise the textblock and binding is clean and tight. Lightly edge and worn, unclipped dust jacket. 103p., including index. View more info

British India 1772-1947; A Survey of the Nature and Effects of Alien Rule

By: Edwardes, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Calcutta, Rupa & Co.: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SJ8780


Textblock is clean and tight; creasing along the spine, otherwise covers lightly edge worn. 396p., including index. View more info

Chinese Intelligence Operations

By: Eftimiades, Nicholas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11156


Gift quality copy, immaculate and tight. All page edges are crisp and clean. Black cloth spine, black paper boards. Unclipped and mylar sleeved dust jacket. 169pp., including blbliographical references, sources, and index. View more info

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Looking Back on India

By: Evans, Hubert

Price: $27.00

Publisher: London, Frank Cass & Co: 1989

Seller ID: 23031


textblock and binding immaculate and tight; dust jacket lightly shelf worn; 274p., including index. View more info

Hokkaido Highway Blues: Hitchhiking Japan

By: Ferguson, Will

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Soho Press, Inc.: 1998

Edition: First Edition/1st Printing

Seller ID: SB6713


Lightly bumped head and foot of spine, otherwise overall condition is gift quality. Mylar sleeved, unclipped dust jacket, minimally worn. 433pp. View more info

Servant of Sahibs: A Book to be Read Aloud

By: Galwan, Ghulam Rassul (by); Younghusband, Sir Francis (with Intro. by)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cambridge, W. Heffer & Sons Ltd.: 1924

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: SB5231


Retired Trinity College Library copy with usual stamps, stickers, labels, and markings. Aged end pages, otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Binding has light edge and corner wear, bumped in a few spots. Lacks dust jacket; 282p., including glossary. View more info

Ein Arzt Erlebt China

By: Gervais, A.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Leipzig, Wilhelm Goldmann: 1936

Seller ID: C141A


German imprint, Ein Deutsch; Ex-library with usual stamps and labels. Sound binding; tape residue. DJ has chips, loss, creases and soiling. 258 pp. View more info

Tibetan Reflections: Life in a Tibetan Refugee Community

By: Gold, Peter (by); Norbu, Thubten Jigme (intro.)

Price: $7.95

Publisher: London, Wisdom Publications: 1984

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SB5435


Price-clipped flap, gift quality copy! 111pp. View more info

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Sources on Punjab History

By: Gustafson, W. Eric; Jones, Kenneth W. (editors)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Manohar Book Service: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ9045


bubbled end papers and boards, else textblock and binding is clean and tight. surface rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with many nicks and tears along the extremities, and chipped at foot of spine and bottom front edge. 454p., including appendix. View more info

Travels in Tartary

By: Huc, Evariste-Regis; Translated from the French By W. Hazlitt

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1927

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: C180A


Huc entered the Lazarist Order at 24, then spent several years in China at various missions. He studied Chinese and made numerous translations. Clean textblock; sound binding protected in 5 mil mylar. 229 pp. View more info

The Kautiliya Arthasastra Part III (1): A Study

By: Kangle, R.P.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass: 1988

Seller ID: SB10546


Minor age toning to textblock, else clean and exceptionally tight. No remainder marks. Brown cloth binding, lightly scuffed covers. Unclipped dust jacket, minimal wear to some of the edges, lightly creased corners, mylar sleeved. 302pp., including bibliography and general index. View more info