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Where the Streets Lead

By: Ahuja, Sarayu and Sanat Surti (Ills)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: India, Penguin Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16387

ISBN: 014025952X

Condition: Very Good-

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Sound unmarked copy in color pictorial covers. Light general handling wear to edges and surfaces; mild curl at corners. Illustrated from drawings by Sanat Surti. VG- View more info

The Gobi Desert

By: Cable, Mildred & Frances French

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co: 1945

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 37327

Condition: Very Good-

B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 303 pages; Soundly bound in original rust colored cloth. Prior owner name and address penned to front endpage and subsequent owner's small letterpress bookplate to front pastedown. Trimmed flaps and rear panel from dust jacket are laid in at rear. Mild fray and crimping to cloth at spine ends. Illustrated with b&w photos on glossy stock. Lacking dustwrapper. VG- View more info

War of the Mines

By: Davies, Paul; Dunlop, Nic

Price: $10.95

Publisher: London, Pluto Press: 1994

Seller ID: 0201B780053

ISBN: 0745308600

Condition: Very Good

B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 172 pages; 1994 Pluto Press oversize softcover. Square and sound book, light edgewear to covers. Interior is clean, bright and neat, full of vivid and disturbing b+w photographic image. VG. Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

A Desert Journal; Letters from Central Asia

By: French, Evangeline & Mildred Cable & Francesca French

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Co.: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37323

Condition: Good

B&W Photographs; folding map; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 261 pages; HC in publisher's blue cloth with title lettering in white to cover and spine. By appearances and ex-library copy with ctalog info at spine painted over and with a short length of clear mylar tape placed over both. Remanant of a card pocket at rear. Cloth rubbed and pulled at spine ends with short closed tears; corners bumped with light rub through. Prior owner name and 1935 date penned to front endpa... View more info

Our Boys in India The Wanderings of Two Young Americans in Hindustan with Their Adventures on the Sacred Rivers and Wild Mountains, Etc.

By: French, Harry W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Lee & Shepard,: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15607

Condition: Good+

Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 484 pages; Large 8vo in publisher's glazed, color pictorial paper covered boards. With 145 illustrations from engraving and lithography, many full page plates. Pictorial endpages. Rubbing to board corners, spine ends and edges. Pictorial boards generally bright. Some light, shallow chipping of the glazed pictorial paper stock at spine ends and edges. Trace silverfish evidence to pictorial endsheets. Mild internal split mid-book with two ... View more info

Inside Central Asia; A Political and Cultural History of Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tadjikistan, Turkey and Iran

By: Hiro, Dilip

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York & London, Overlook & Duckworth: 2009

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 37331

ISBN: 159020221X

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

Maps; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 448 pages; Tightly bound and fresh in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated with several maps. Handsome copy feels and appears unread and about as new. F/F View more info

South Asian Intellectuals and Social Change; A Study of the Role of Verncular- Speaking Intelligentsia

By: Malik, Yogendra K. (Ed. )

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New Delhi, South Asia Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20739

ISBN: 0836450639

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 352 pages; HC/DJ. Square, sound and clean in original pictorial dust jacket. No marks. Expected light toning to Indian paper stock. Mild storage/handling rub to jacket edges. VG+/VG+ View more info

Sketches of India, With Notes on the Seasons, Scenery, and Society of Bombay, Elephanta, and Salsette

By: Moses, Henry

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Simpkin, Marshall & Co.: 1850

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 33849

Condition: Fair

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 300 pages; MDCCL erroneously printed as the publication year on the title page. 1st book form edition after an earlier serial publication in "The Englishwoman's Magazine." This copy ex-library with original boards remaining but a basic and utitlitarian heavy green cloth rebacking done by University Library for stability. Boards bumped and rounded at corners. Half-title and title page (A) signature is loose and laid in. Frontispiece lack... View more info

The Megalithic Culture of Indonesia.

By: Perry, W. J.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Manchester :: New York, Manchester University Press; Longmans, Green & Co.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13066

Condition: Very Good-

Ethnological Series # III; folding map; line ills & photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 198 pages; 1918 Manchester University Press. HC 1st edition. Original blue cloth with title lettering brightly in gilt to spine. Cloth a little rubbed with mild stress at spine ends. Binding sound. Illustrated with fold-out map frontis, in text illustrations in line and some photographs. A prior owner surname penned neatly to front endpage. A Dutch bookseller label at front corner... View more info

Javanese and Balinese manuscripts and some codices written in related idioms spoken in Java and Bali Descriptive catalogue, with examples of Javanese ... orientalischen Handschriften in Deutschland)

By: Pigeaud, Theodore G. Th

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Wiesbaden, Franz Steiner: 1975

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 13252

ISBN: 3515019642

Condition: Near Fine

Facsimile pages; folding map; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 340 pages; 1975 Franz Steiner. Larger format HC in black cloth with titles at spine and cover design brightly in gilt. Binding snug and contents very neat. No marks. Appears unread. Issued without dust jacket. Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Viet-Nam's Postwar Development: a Symposium; Asian Survey Volume XI, Number 4, April 1971

By: Scalapino, Robert A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, University of California Press: 1971

Seller ID: 24176

Condition: Near Fine

B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 124 pages; Paperback is bright tight and neat. Spine unlettered. No marks. Hint of handling to edges. Illustrated with B/W tables. Paged 303-427. NF View more info

Ramakrishna, Prophet of New India

By: Sri Ramakrishna (translated with An Introduction by Swami Nikhilananda; Foreword by Aldous Huxley)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1948

Seller ID: 12949

Condition: Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages; 1948 Harper & Brothers. HC Bound in original green cloth. Title lettering to spine rubbed and fading. Binding sound and contents clean. Cloth rubbed and a little chipped at spine ends. Short fray to cloth at two of four front corners. Sound but weathered copy. Decent reading/reference copy. Good only View more info

Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World

By: Weatherford, Jack

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 37596

ISBN: 0609610627

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Maps; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 352 pages; 1st printing. HC/DJ. Snugly bound and exceptionally neat in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket with publisher's $25 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Illustrated with several maps. Just a whisper of shelf evidence to extremities. Anout as new. NF/NF View more info

From Mind, Heart, and Hand Persian, Turkish, and Indian Drawings from the Stuart Cary Welch Collection

By: Welch, Stuart Cary & Kimberly Masteller & Mary McWilliams & Craigen W. Bowen & Asian Art Museum of San Francisco

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Yale Univ Pr: 2005

Seller ID: 30968

ISBN: 1891771388

Condition: New

4to 11" - 13" tall; New copy still in publisher's shrinkwrap. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info