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Pakistan: A Modern History

By: Talbot, Ian

Price: $48.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 1999

Seller ID: SJ8910

ISBN: 0195650735

Condition: Very Good


Textblock and binding is clean and tight. Lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with light edge and spine wear. 432pp.; including select bibliography and index. View more info

Confessions of a Thug

By: Taylor, Captain Meadows; Rawson, Brian (intro. by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Stein and Day Publishers: 1968

Seller ID: SB5191

Condition: Very Good


Clean and tight textblock. Dent on top edge of binding. Unclipped dust jacket with very light loss to extremities. 338p. A fictionalized account of the true story of the Thuggee of India. The author was in the service of the Nizam of Hyderabad when he investigated the Thuggee, which arose from the worship of Bhowani, the destroyer goddess of the Hindus. Her disciples were rewarded with the right to kill by strangulation. The term "thug" comes from this practice. View more info

Stories of the Chinese People's Volunteers

By: Teachers of the English Faculty of the Foreign Languages Department of Futan University (translated by)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Peking, Foreign Languages Press: 1960

Seller ID: SB4022

Condition: Good+


Light age staining on end pages, white-out inked name on top corner of ffep, rippling to back end page. Shelf and character wear to binding, edge wear. Yellow top edge. Unclipped dust jacket, flaps taped to binding, moderately character worn, light chipping to corners, large moisture discoloration to edges of dust jacket, rubbed, taped edges. 259pp. View more info

The Chowkhamba Sanskrit Studies Vol. LVIII: The Hunas in India

By: Thakur, Upendra; Sircar, D. C. (foreword by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Varanasi, Chowkhamba Sanskrit Series Office: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ8772

Condition: Good


Lightly pencil marked throughout. Penciled notes on back end pages. Moderate and characteristic rippling of end pages and binding. Otherwise textblock and binding is clean and tight. Rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with chiped corners, chip at foot of spine, closed edge tears, pencil underlining. 344p., including bibliography and index. View more info

Our Sowars and Sepoys: Official Textbook for the Lower Standard Examination in Urdu

By: The Board of Examiners (compiled by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Delhi, Manager of Publications, Government of India: 1941

Seller ID: SB5294

Condition: Very Good


light wear down gutter of title page, else textblock is clean and tight. Light wear to head and foot of spine and to corners as well. 85pp. View more info

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British Books for a Study of Pakistan

By: The British Council

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lahore, British Council:

Seller ID: SJ9213

Condition: Very Good


No publication date, but circa early to mid 1960s; neat ink markings throughout; otherwise clean and tight. Lightly edge and spine worn. 69p.; this booklet describes a nearly 600-book exhibition by the British Council in the following areas related to Pakistan: Art and Architecture, Biography, History & Archaeology, Language, Literature, Maps, Military, Politics, Law & Government, Religion and Philosophy, Science, Sociology, Technology & Economics, Travel & Topography. View more info

Out of This World: Across the Himalayas to Forbidden Tibet

By: Thomas Jr., Lowell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, The Greystone Press: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB9845

Condition: Very Good+


Mapped endpapers, colored frontispiece, b&w plates, clean and tight textblock. Tan cloth, minor shelf wear, black bordered title on spine. Unclipped, spine-sunned dust jacket, chipped and worn at the edges and corners; 320p., including appendix. View more info

Reconstructing India

By: Thompson, Edward

Price: $9.70

Publisher: NY, The Dial Press: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ7679

Condition: Very Good


owner's blind-embossed name on the aged ffep, otherwise the textblock is clean and tight; binding lightly edge-rubbed; very faded and edge-worn, unclipped dust jacket with numerous closed edge tears, chips and clear-taped areas; 404p., including appendix and index. View more info

Colonel Sir Robert Sandeman: His Life and Work on Our Indian Frontier

By: Thornton, Thomas Henry (by); Wingate, Sir Ronald (intro. by)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SB6683

ISBN: 0195772490

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock and binding is in pristine condition; Mylar-protected, unclipped dust jacket, with slight wear to edges. 392p., including index. View more info

America Through the Spectacles of an Oriental Diplomat

By: Tingfang, Wu

Price: $125.00

Publisher: NY, Stokes: 1914

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: C192

Condition: Very Good


Clean textblock; sound binding. Spine slightly darkened. Binding protected in clear, five-mil mylar; 267p. View more info

Tokyo Essays

By: Tomlin, E. W. F.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tokyo, The Hokuseido Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB1167

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock and binding is immaculate and tight. Price-clipped dust jacket with sunned spine, couple small round moisture spots, torn corners. 365p., including notes; Japanese culture, literature, and society. View more info

The Korean People's Democratic Republic: Integration and Community Building Among the Fourteen Communist Party-States

By: Triska, Jan F., ED.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stanford, CA, Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace: 1996

Seller ID: EW1195

Condition: Good+


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers very edge and corner worn with some light war on the spine. 60p. View more info

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Visnudhvaja or Qutb Manar: Chowkhamba Sanskrit Studies, Vol. XXIV

By: Triveda, Dr. D.S.; Aiyar, Sir C. P. Ramaswami (foreword by); Singh, Sri Birbal (intro. by)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: India, Chowkhamba Sanskrit Series Office: 1962

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: SJ9217

Condition: Very Good


Slightly bubbled endpapers. Dust jacket flaps glued to endpapers. Textblock and binding is clean and tight. Rubbed, unclipped dust jacket has closed tears snd light staining. 154pp. View more info

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The Gordon Creeds in Afghanistan 1839 and 1878-79

By: Trousdale, William (edited)

Price: $12.61

Publisher: London, British Association for Cemeteries in South Asia (BACSA): 1984

Seller ID: SJ8983

ISBN: 0908899086

Condition: Very Good+


Textblock is clean and tight. Minimal edge or spine wear, lightly creased corners. 189p., including index. View more info

The Mongols (Men-At-Arms 105)

By: Turnbull, S.R.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Osprey: 1980

Seller ID: EW1360

ISBN: 0850453720

Condition: Very Good


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers edge and corner worn with some small dents and scratches on both covers; covers yellowed due to age. 40p. View more info

Samurai Armies 1500-1615 (Men-At-Arms)

By: Turnbull, S.R.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Osprey Publishing: 1979

Seller ID: EW4023

ISBN: 85045302X

Condition: Very Good


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner worn; some light wear at the base of the spine. 40p. View more info

Samurai Warlords: The Book of the Daimyo

By: Turnbull, Stephen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Blandford Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB6658

ISBN: 0713720034

Condition: Fine


Top edge of the rear board has a one-inch divet/crunch, otherwise immaculate and tight. In unclipped, mylar sleeved, dust jacket. 174pp., including appendix, bibliography, and index. View more info

Ninja AD 1460-1650 (Warrior Series 64)

By: Turnbull, Stephen

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Oxford, UK, Osprey: 2003

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: EW929

ISBN: 1841765252

Condition: Very Good+


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner worn. 64p., including index. View more info

Literacy and Script Reform in Occupation Japan: Reading Between the Lines

By: Unger, J. Marshall

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition/1st Printing

Seller ID: SB3973

ISBN: 0195101669

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality copy, immaculate and tight. Unclipped dust jacket. 176pp., including references and index. View more info

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The Role of Pakistan in the Security of Southeast Asia: 13th Air Force, Series No. 18

By: Van Wagoner, Robert N.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philippines, University of The Philippines: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ9470

Condition: Very Good


this is the author's Graduate School Thesis, in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Master of Arts degree; upper right corner of ffep clipped, else the mimeographed, typewritten textblock is clean and tight; binding frayed and worn at corners and spine extremities; 237p., including appendix. View more info