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India Mughal miniature painting of wild boar hunt
 by 
Price: US $85.00
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Near Fine
Hunters on horseback and elephant, a nicely colored print5 x 10 inches, with an elaborate Mughal decoration around the painting on a light brown mat m... Details
Mogul / India hand-painted miniature of Woman with Flower
 by 
Price: US $65.00
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Fine
Indian woman in sari, in her jewels and long scarf, on a green, flowered background, image 5 by 8 inches tall. Surrounding the green is a 1/2 inch sa... Details
Ritual and Religion Among Muslims in India
 by Ahmad, Imtiaz (Editor)
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Religion as it is practised among Muslim communities in India, the authors having collected data from personal observation as well as archival materia... Details
The St. Petersburg Muraqqa', 2 Volumes
 by Al-Hasani, Imad
Price: US $310.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: Slipcase
Two volumes, the text volume with a lengthy introduction and bibliography of the holdings at the Institute of Oriental studies in St. Petersburg, Russ... Details
Listening Now
 by Appachana, Anjana
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Fine brown cloth with copper title on the spine, no edgewear. Inside, as new, no stains and no prior owner marks. First printing, leaving out the 1 ... Details
Commerce By River in the Punjab1861-62 to 1871-72
 by Arrora, Faqir Chand
Price: US $85.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
This is monograph 9 , with the original covers bound in, the general editor of the series was H.L.O. Garrett, keeper of the Records of the Punjab Gove... Details
In Exile from the Land of Snows
 by Avedon, John
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Nice copy , clean and tight inside and out, with no prior owner marks, dustjacket with no tears or wear and NOT price-clipped. A great read of the C... Details
Awakening Giants Feet of Clay (Assessing the Economic Rise of China and India )
 by Bardhan, Pranab
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy in original brown cloth with bright gilt title on the spine and no edge wear. Inside, as new. No wear on the dust jacket and NOT price... Details
Isles of the Sun
 by Barrett, Charles
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
The author was acting Entomologist in New Guinea just after WW Two, combined with his travels and natural history, a fine read in an uncommon book. Il... Details
Taj Mahal the Illumined Tomb
 by Begley, W.E. And Z.A. Desai
Price: US $150.00
Binding: 
Edition: First Edition
From the title page, An Anthology of Seventeenth-Century Mughal and European Documentary Sources" compiled and translated by Begley and Desai. A def... Details
Honourable Company
 by Bellasis, M.
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
An enlightening preface by the historian, Arthur Bryant. All the daily color of life in old Bombay, where the first Bellasis to serve "the honourabl... Details
Ultimate Journey
 by Bernstein, Richard
Price: US $16.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "Retracing the Path of an Ancient Buddhist Monk Who Crossed Asia in Search of Enlightenment." Bernstein follows his path, to the extent po... Details
Changabang
 by Bonington, Chris , Martin Boysen & Alan Hankinson
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Changabang is the Matterhorn of the Himalayas. Six British and Indian climbers conquered it in the spring of 1974. This is the record, in prose and... Details
Geography of the Himalaya
 by Bose, S.C.
Price: US $29.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Very good original cloth. Based primarily on the author's extensive field studies in this stupendous mountain range. Pages vii, 210 with index. Details
In the Footsteps of Marco Polo, a Journey Overland from Simla to Pekin
 by Bruce, Clarence Dalrymple (Major)
Price: US $500.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Near fine original red cloth with black title on the front cover, and bright gilt title on the unfaded spine. Bruce and Layard made this long trek in... Details
The Life of Captain Sir Richard F. Burton, 2 Volumes
 by Burton, Isabel
Price: US $600.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Lady Burton was not unbiased about the life of her husband, and took some of the nasty bits out of her telling. But she also knew a great deal about... Details
The Life of Captain Sir Richard F. Burton, 2 Volumes
 by Burton, Isabel
Price: US $500.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Lady Burton was not unbiased about the life of her husband, and took some of the nasty bits out of her telling. But she also knew a great deal about... Details
Vikram and the Vampire or Tales of Hindu Devilry
 by Burton, Richard
Price: US $300.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Memorial Edition. An uncommon title by Burton, one of 7 volumes in the edition edited by his wife soon after Burton died. Pages xxi, 243 plus 3 ... Details
Playing the Game
 by Buruma, Ian
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Buruma's first novel, a rich exploration of Asian - English cultural identity. This is the uncommon UK first edition. Buruma is better known as a f... Details
Abdication
 by Candler, Edmund
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
This is a hardback binding of the Turtle Point paperback, in terra cotta spine with very pretty terra cotta handmarbled boards and matching endpapers.... Details
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