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Naga Identities, Changing Local Cultures in the Northeast of India
 by Oppitz, Michael and Thomas Kaiser and Alban Von Stockhausen and Marion Wetttein
Price: US $60.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful, definitive study of the lives and art of the Naga, in northeast India. As new condition, inside and out, with no prior owner marks. P... Details
Palamau District Gazetteer (Bengal, India)
 by Palamau District Officers
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
The hardcover printed front is the title page of this statistical compendium, a credit to the British Raj in India that they so thoroughly documented ... Details
Jan Van Linschoten: The Dutch Marco Polo
 by Parr, Charles McKew
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Jan sailed from the Netherlands in 1579 to Spain, Portugal and then a job in Goa for the new archbishop of the Portuguese Oriental empire. His journa... Details
Memoirs of the Life and Writings of the Rev. Claudius Buchanan, Late Vice-Provost of the Ft William College in Bengal -V 2 Only
 by Pearson, Rev Hugh - of St John's College, Oxford
Price: US $30.00
Binding: 1/2 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Very good original 1/2 calf, marbled boards, calf label partly gone, and hinges are chipping. Inside clean and tight. Some foxing only to the plate... Details
The Last Barbarians, the Discovery of the Source of the Mekong in Tibet
 by Peissel, Michel
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Extraordinary exploration in the remotest corner of Tibet, on "the roof of the world". The author's expedition confirmed in 1994, for the first time,... Details
Viaggi Di C. Federici E G. Balbi Alle Indie Orientali
 by Pinto, Olga
Price: US $60.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Text in Italian. Il Nuovo Ramusio, Volume Quarto, "Raccolta di Viaggi, Testi E Documenti Relativi Ai Rapporti Fra L'Europa E L'Oriente A Cura Dell'Ins... Details
Personal Observations on Sindh
 by Postans, T.
Price: US $800.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: None, as Issued
Title continued, "The Manners and Customs of its Inhabitants and Its Productive Capabilities". Recent full leather burnt orange binding with a Victor... Details
The Last Home of Mystery, Adventures in Nepal
 by Powell, E. Alexander
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A popular travel book, by a peripatetic American. This account is notable for how he returned - Bombay to Basra by ship, then motor convoy across the... Details
The Chinese in Southeast Asia
 by Purcell, Victor
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A thorough and fine description of overseas ethnic Chinese. Pages xxxvii,801, index and a fine bibliography. Still an important political considerat... Details
The History of Java, 3 volumes complete
 by Raffles, Thomas Stamford (Sir)
Price: US $3000.00
Binding: Three-Quarter Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Three volumes complete in matching dark green morocco leather with dark green buckram cloth boards. All very good plus, clean and tight with no hinge ... Details
Descent Into Chaos
 by Rashid, Ahmed
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Another terrific book by the Pakistani journalist, examining the mess in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Central Asia. Pages 484 with index and a lengthy.... Details
Descent Into Chaos
 by Rashid, Ahmed
Price: US $14.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Another terrific book by the Pakistani journalist, examining the mess in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Central Asia. Pages 484 with index and a lengthy.... Details
Jihad, the Rise of Militant Islan in Central Asia
 by Rashid, Ahmed
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Militant Islam, Oil and Fundamentalism in Central Asia. An excellent and cogent exploration of why militant Islam has become such a danger in this re... Details
The Mihran of Sind and Its Tributeries
 by Raverty, H.G.
Price: US $80.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
Edition: First Edition
This is the first appearance of this geographical and historical study by Major Henry George Raverty (1825 - 1906), of the India Army. He also wrote... Details
Deadly Embrace - Pakistan, America, and the Future of the Global Jihad
 by Riedel, Bruce
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A former CIA analyst, converted to policy advisor in the Clinton administration, and leader of a review of Afghanistan policy during the Obama struggl... Details
An Historical Disquisition Concerning the Knowledge Which the Ancients Had of India
 by Robertson, William
Price: US $140.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Beautifully rebacked full calf, gilt panels and black title label. The Scottish historian's last work written just after he read Major Rennell's Mem... Details
Journal-Letters From the Orient
 by Rogers, Clara Kathleen (Doria) (1844-1931)
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Edited with supplementary notes by Henry Munroe Rogers, husband of the author. Wealthy couple from Boston, spending the Summer with Mrs Hearst in Cal... Details
A History of Sino-Indian Relations, Hostile Co-Existence
 by Rowland, John (aka John Waller)
Price: US $13.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
John Waller was a serving operations officer, and specialist in South Asia, when he wrote this. He had been involved in helping India when the Chines... Details
Gold's Gloom, Tales from the Panchatantra
 by Ryder, Arthur W. (translator)
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Original printed paper over boards, with the title in black on the front and the spine. The lower two thirds of the spine paper is gone, but the bi... Details
Taj Mahal
 by Saili, Ganesh
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A splendid, slender introduction to the Mughal architectural masterpiece, greatly enhanced by quality photographs. Pages 84. As new inside and out. ... Details
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