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Frontline Pakistan, the Struggle with Militant Islam
 by Hussain, Zahid
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
An excellent essay on Pakistan governance, and the threat to a weak political system from militant Islam. The author is a Pakistani journalist for Br... Details
The Scorpion's Tail
 by Hussain, Zahid
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, The Relentless Rise of Islamic Militants in Pakistan - And How It Threatens America. An excellent essay on Pakistan governance, and the thr... Details
Kipling, Rudyard
 by Indian Tales (Authorized Edition)
Price: US $190.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original dark blue cloth with a bright gilt title on the not sunned spine. A very nice copy, clean and tight inside with no foxing, no stains, no br... Details
Indian Summer Lutyens, Baker and Imperial Delhi
 by Irving, Robert Grant
Price: US $110.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful book on the building of imperial New Delhi, by the famed British architects Sir Edwin Lutyens and Sir Herbert Baker, based extensively on ... Details
Edge of Empire, Lives, Culture and Conquest in the East 1750-1850
 by Jasanoff, Maya
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
An unusual perspective, people and collectors as a window into the British Empire, with much focus on Egypt and India. This is a delightful read, as... Details
Oriental Religions and Their Relation to Universal Religion - India
 by Johnson, Samuel
Price: US $48.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
Johnson wrote 3 of these, each of which stand alone. Persia in 1885, China in 1878 and India is 1873. This has some edgewear but has been profession... Details
The Expedition to Borneo of H.M.S. Dido for the Suppression of Piracy
 by Keppel, Henry (Captain)
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original brown cloth with two hands in gilt on the front cover, and a gilt title letters on the spine. Some wear at the edges and corners, and more a... Details
Afghanistan and Pakistan - Conflict, Extremism, and Resistance to Modernity
 by Khan, Riaz Mohammad
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Pakistan, the root of our inability to defeat the Taliban in Afghanistan, is considered by its former Foreign Minister, with a needed emphasis on the... Details
Ballads and Barrack-Room Ballads
 by Kipling, Rudyard
Price: US $27.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Fresh, dark blue cloth with gilt decorative border at the top and fresh gilt title. Very slight edgewear. A sense of the Raj from this poetry. Page... Details
Soldier Tales
 by Kipling, Rudyard
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Dark blue original cloth with a gilt soldier bandsmen playing on the front cover, spine slightly faded, slight wear at the spine ends and corners. A... Details
Memoir of Mrs Ann H Judson, Late Missionary to Burmah
 by Knowles, James D
Price: US $120.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: None, as Issued
Subtitled "Including a History of the American Baptist Mission in the Burman Empire". Original brown cloth spine with paper over boards & paper title... Details
The Lotus and the Robot
 by Koestler, Arthur
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Having given up on Communism as a path for humanity, Koestler examined via travel and study the Gandhi phenomena in India, and Buddhism in Japan. He... Details
Under the Sun: Impressions of Indian Cities, ...later life of Nana Sahib
 by Landon, Perceval (1869-1927)
Price: US $40.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Edition: First Edition
Very good original red cloth, bit soiled & spine faded, top edge gilt. Protected in a clear, mylar cover. Inside, Clean and tight inside. The autho... Details
Under the Dragon, Travels in a Betrayed Land
 by MacLean, Rory
Price: US $22.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A Canadian travel writer ventures deep into oppressive Burma. An excellent book to get the background of the current attempt at a thaw in Burma. ... Details
Turmoil and Tragedy in India, 1914 and After
 by MacMunn, Sir George
Price: US $89.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A splendid copy of a scarce book, in very good black cloth with very slight edgewear, and bright gilt title on the unfaded spine. Protected in a clea... Details
Damn Tight Place(s) with Apologies to Rudyard Kipling
 by MacPherson, Lorne
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Privately published, the memoirs of Nicholas Marshall Cummins, who moved to Canada following his soldiering during the Raj and Mutiny of 1857 in India... Details
Society in India, 2 Volumes
 by Mandelbaum, David G.
Price: US $29.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Volume one focuses on caste and family in India, while volume two deals mainly with social change. The author did field research in India for years, ... Details
Indira Gandhi
 by Masani, Zareer
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Illustrated by 8 pages photos. Pages xiii, 341 with index, chapter notes and bibliography.. The author is an academic at Oxford Univ, from a politic... Details
Continental India
 by Massie, J.W.
Price: US $250.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "Travelling Sketches and Historical Recollections, Illustrating the Antiquity, religion, and manners of the Hindoos, the Extent of British ... Details
Encyclopaedia of Indian Temple Architecture, 2 Volumes, South India, Lower Dravidadesa
 by Meister, Michael (editor)
Price: US $150.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
A definitive study of South India Temple architecture. One volume is exclusively photos with text to explain them. The thicker volume is text and a... Details
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