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The Hill Station & Other Stories
 by Varma, Nirmal
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
A scarce, unusual collection of short stories by an Indian author. Attractive binding in a handloom Indian cloth by Talamiah. 1st edition. Scarce. Details
Himalayan Barbary
 by Von Furer-Haimendorf, Christoph
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
At the far north end of Assam, right up against the China border, are a number of tribes cut off from the outside world by impenetrable gorges. The a... Details
A Brief History of Afghanistan
 by Wahab, Shaista and Barry Youngerman
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Shaista Wahab is in charge of the famous Univ of Nebraska library collection on Afghanistan, the largest in the U.S. She is superbly equipped to pro... Details
The Malay Archipelago, the Land of the Orang-Utan and the Bird of Paradise, 2 volumes
 by Wallace, Alfred Russel
Price: US $1900.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Wallace conducted a scientific expedition traveling over 14,000 miles and collecting thousands of specimans from 1854 to 1862. He describes the is... Details
Pakistan -Birth & Growth of a Muslim Nation
 by Weekes, Richard V
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Illustrated by 8 photo plates, endpaper maps. first edition. Pages x, 278 with index. No edgewear, no stains or prior owner marks. Clean copy insid... Details
Power and Civil Society in Pakistan
 by Weiss, Anita and S. Zulfiqar Gilani (editors)
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Ten essays, eight of them by Pakistani scholars, that are prescient and applicable to the political crisis today in Pakistan. Pages 312 with an intr... Details
Gods, Kings, and Tigers - The Art of Kotah
 by Welch, Stuart Cary (editor)
Price: US $32.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Focused on the art of a single Rajasthan kingdom of Western India, including scenes from Fort Kotah. The author is curator of Islamic and Later Indi... Details
Splendors of the East - Temples, Tombs, Palaces and Fortresses of Asia
 by Wheeler, Mortimer (editor)
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A splendid photographic travel book of Ctesiphon and Samarra in Iraq, Persepolis and Isfahan in Iran, Samarkand, the Tomb of Rukn-i Alam , Lahore Fort... Details
Splendors of the East - Temples, Tombs, Palaces and Fortresses of Asia
 by Wheeler, Mortimer (editor)
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A splendid photographic travel book of Ctesiphon and Samarra in Iraq, Persepolis and Isfahan in Iran, Samarkand, the Tomb of Rukn-i Alam , Lahore Fort... Details
Views in India, Chiefly Among the Himalaya Mountains
 by White, George Francis, Edited By Emma Roberts
Price: US $680.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Lieutenant White of the 31st Regiment of the East India Co. records his Himalaya journey to the sources of the Jumna and Ganges rivers. Pages 94 plus... Details
Jphn Thomson, A Window to the Orient
 by White, Stephen
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Original brown cloth with gilt title on the spine, and no edge wear. A fine copy inside and out, very clean and tight. Fine dust jacket that is pric... Details
Thw Last Empire, Photography in British India 1855 to 1911
 by Worswick, Clark & Embree, Ainslie
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Old photos of the British Empire in India. Pages (8), 150 with index. Introduction by The Earl Mountbatten of Burma. Illustrated by superb photos ... Details
Lectures on India, also Descriptions of Remarkable Customs & Personages in other Pagan & Mohammedan Countries
 by Wright, Caleb
Price: US $80.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Handome original brown cloth with very little edgewear, and bright gilt title and decoration on the spine, an Indian couple in gilt on the front board... Details
A Social History of Islamic India - 1605-1748
 by Yasin, Mohammad
Price: US $28.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
The impact of Islam on Indian history, during the 17th and 18th centuries, by a Muslim lecturer in history at Lucknow Univ. It included economic life... Details
Motherland
 by Zutshi, C.N.
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fair
Edition: First Edition
An activist novel advocating Independence. Interesting that during WW Two, the Raj permitted this to be published. The author claims part is basid ... Details
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