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Letters of a Once Punjab Frontier Force Officer to His Nephew: Giving His Ideas on Fighting on the North West Frontier and in Afghanistan

By: Villiers-Stuart, Colonel J. P.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Sifton Praed & Co., Ltd.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB724

Condition: Very Good


owner's ink signature, dated January 1926 on ffep, otherwise textblock is clean and tight; light to moderate edge wear to binding; front cover and spine titling partially rubbed off but still completely legible; hard to find title with two pristine folded plates in rear pocket; no dust wrapper; 86p. View more info

Our Women

By: Vivekananda, Swami

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Calcutta, Advaita Ashrama: 1978

Seller ID: EW1413

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed, otherwise in near perfect condition. 40p. View more info

Far Eastern Beginnings

By: Vlahos, Olivia

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition/1st Printing

Seller ID: SB7704

ISBN: 0670307394

Condition: Near Fine


Previous owner's inked name/date on ffep, otherwise textblock and binding is extremely clean and tight. Light wear to head and foot of spine on price-clipped dust jacket, mylar sleeved. 292pp. View more info

Image for The Indo-Sumerian Seals Deciphered: Discovering Sumerians of Indus Valley as Phoenicians, Barats, Goths & Famous Vedic Aryans 3100-2300 B.C.

The Indo-Sumerian Seals Deciphered: Discovering Sumerians of Indus Valley as Phoenicians, Barats, Goths & Famous Vedic Aryans 3100-2300 B.C.

By: Waddell, L. A.

Price: $29.10

Publisher: Delhi, India, Indological Book House: 1972

Seller ID: SJ8918

Condition: Good


bubbled end papers, ink-stamp on ffep, otherwise textblock clean and tight. lightly bubbled boards, slightly faded binding, light shelf wear, bumped spine extremities; no dust jacket; 146p., including index. View more info

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Changing British Attitudes Towards the Indian States, 1823-35

By: Walia, Urmila

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Capital Publishers & Distributors: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ9119

Condition: Good+


moderately bubbled end papers and boards, however the textblockl is very clean and tight; surface rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with light to moderate edge and spine extremity wear.191p., including conclusion, bibliography and index. View more info

India: A Survey of the Heritage and Growth of Indian Nationalism

By: Wallbank, T. Walter

Price: $7.71

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt and Company: 1948

Seller ID: SJ8380

Condition: Very Good


aged end paers, otherwise clean and tight. Sunned spine, shelf and lighlty character worn; no dust jacket; 118p., including biography and reminiscences and index. View more info

Narrative of the Chinese Embassy to the Khan of the Tourgouth Tartars, 1712-1715 (China Studies: Studies in Chinese History and Civilzation)

By: Wang, Joseph En-pao (edited by)

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Arlington, VA, University Publications of America: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SB6616

ISBN: 0890930732

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library, retired from Colorado College, minimally marked. Rear library pocket. Else textblock is very clean and tight. Faded library stamp on top edge textblock. Light character and shelf wear. Lacks dust jacket; 330p. View more info

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Where the Pavement Ends: One Woman's Bicycle Trip Through Mongolia, China & Vietnam

By: Warmbrunn, Erika

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Seattle, The Mountaineers Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ9297

ISBN: 0898866847

Condition: Very Good+


Textblock and binding is clean and tight. unclipped dust jacket, lightly edge and spine worn. 249p., including appendix and bibliography. View more info

Japanese Army of World War II (Men-At-Arms)

By: Warner, Philip

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Osprey: 1972

Seller ID: EW1370

ISBN: 0882541633

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

Early Chinese Literature

By: Watson, Burton

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, Columbia University Press: 1962

Seller ID: SB1527

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's inked out inked writing and stamp on ffep. Underlining throughout, otherwise clean and tight. Yellow top edge. Shelf wear. 304pp., including chronology and index. View more info

The Vanishing Empire

By: Weale, B. L. Putnam

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: C424

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library with usual stamps and labels. Bookplate affixed to FEP. Clean and sound with moderate wear. Binding protected in clear, 5-mil mylar. 379 pp. View more info

Chinese Weapons

By: Werner, E. T. C.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Ohara Publications: 1975

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: EW42

Condition: Very Good+


First few pages lightly bent, text block very clean and tight. 128p. View more info

History of India and Afghanistan, Nepal and Burma

By: Wheeler, J. T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Gian Publishing House: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SJ8303

Condition: Very Good


slightly bubbled end papers; small round stain at the top margin of the ffep, else textblock and binding is clean and tight; binding bumped at the spine extremities, lightly rubbed and with minor edge wear; unclipped dust jacket has light to moderate extremity wear; 744p., including chronological tables and index. View more info

Five Thousand Year of Pakistan; an Archaeological Outline

By: Wheeler, R. E. M.; Rahman, Hon'Ble Fazlur (preface by)

Price: $19.40

Publisher: London, Royal India & Pakistan Society: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ7381

Condition: Good


owner's ink signature on ffep; slightly shaken front gutter; aged textblock, otherwise clean and tight. binding lightly character worn, overall lightly shelf worn with frayed corners and spine extremities; 150p., including appendices and index. View more info

The War in the East: Japan, China, and Corea

By: White, Trumbull

Price: $200.00

Publisher: PA, Elliott Publishing: 1895

Seller ID: C430

Condition: Good+


Slight wear and rubbing to binding; textblock clean and sound. Prelim page tender and taped on edge. Hinges slightly shaken; endpapers separated at the gutter. A few stamps (perhaps placed there by a child) on FFEPs. Binding protected in clear, five-mil mylar jacket. 673 pp. View more info

Punjabi Musalmans

By: Wikeley, J. M.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar Publications: 1991

Seller ID: SJ8065

ISBN: 8185425353

Condition: Very Good


Textblock and binding is clean and tight. unclipped dust jacket with overall light edge and spine wear; 130p., folded map at end. View more info

Historical Sketches of the South India in an Attempt to Trace the History of Mysore from the Origin of the Hindu Government of That State, to the Extinction of the Mohammedan Dynasty in 1799.

By: Wilks, Mark (by); Hammick, Murray (edited with Notes by)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Asian Educational Services: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SJ9807

ISBN: 8120604911

Condition: Very Good


originally published in 1930; 2 Vol. set with rear-pocket maps in both volumes; tiny ink-stamps on rear end papers of both volumes, else textblocks are clean and tight; lightly to moderately shelf worn bindings with slight bubbling of the cloth; Vol. I - 850p.; Vol. II - 817p., including index. View more info

The Great Wall of Confinement: The Chinese Prison Camp Through Contemporary Fiction and Reportage

By: Williams, Philip F.; Wu, Yenna

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkekley, CA, University of California Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SB7835

ISBN: 0520227794

Condition: Near Fine


Beautiful copy, appears unread, crisp and solid. Red cloth binding with minimal bumping to the foot of spine. 248pp., including bibliography, Chinese character glossary, and index. View more info

North from Kabul

By: Wilson, Andrew

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ8437

Condition: Very Good+


end paper maps; bookshop ink-stamp on ffep, else textblock and binding is very clean and tight. Lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with minor edge and spine wear. 190p. View more info

A Griffin in China: Fact and Legend in the Everyday Life of the Great Republic

By: Wimsatt, Genevieve

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Funk & wagnalls Company: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB8401

Condition: Very Good


Gold illustrated endpapers, beautiful plates, lightly read else textblock is clean and tight; Bumped and worn head and foot of spine, bumped corners, minor character wear. Lacks dust jacket; 252p. View more info