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INDIAN MYTHOLOGY.  According to the Mahabharata, in outline.
206pp. An excellent copy. S225.
$25.00
INDIAN WISDOM; OR, EXAMPLES OF THE RELIGIOUS, PHILOSOPHICAL, ....
AND ETHICAL DOCTRINES OF THE HINDUS, WITH A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE CHIEF DEPARTMENTS OF SANSKRIT LITERATURE. 4TH. ED., ENLARGED AND IMPROVED. London:Luzac & Co. 1893. 575pp. A very good tight clean copy; there is minor binding wear, call it shelf wear.
$75.00
MUSLIM COMMUNITY IN BENGAL, 1884-1912.
Bangladesh:Sufia Ahmed. 1974. 425pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket shows some pretty severe wear, with chips, tears, many large pieces missing, scattered silverfish damage and mild soiling. Suffice it to say that it is essentially in tatters, though what remains is enough to stay attached to the binding. The binding itself shows some light soiling but otherwise only lightly shelf-worn. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy with a poor jacket.
$37.50
MY PILGRIMAGES TO AJANTA & BAGH.
Introduction by Laurence Binyon. London:Thornton Butterworth, Limited. (1925). 245pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. Binding is lightly worn at the edges and spine with some mild soiling to the covers. Interior is clean and free of stray markings, save for some foxing to the pages throughout. Overall, this is a very good copy.
$40.00
PUNJABI CENTURY 1857-1947
With a Foreword by Maurice Zinkin. New York:Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc. 1961. 256pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is lightly worn at the edges but is otherwise in very good condition. Covers show some very light soiling. Book itself is only mildly shelf-worn. Interiors is clean and free of stray markings.
$25.00
THE GURKHAS.
291pp. Illus. With dust jacket. A very good copy. Jacket mildly soiled. S124. SUBCONTINENT; NEPAL; HISTORY; MILITARY; BRITAIN; THE GURKHAS;
$15.00
THE INDIAN VILLAGE COMMUNITY
London:Longmans, Green, and Co. 1896. 488pp + folded map. Ex-library copy. Hardcover. Binding is lightly shelf-worn. Front board is lightly rippled. Faded library sticker at the bottom of the spine. Interior is clean and free of stray markings, save for a library bookplate pasted to the inside front board and another small plate pasted to the inside rear board. Many pages remain uncut. Folded map is in fine condition. Overall, this is a very good copy.
$45.00
THE PAKISTAN WAY OF LIFE.
London:William Heinemann Ltd. (1956). 81pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is worn at the edges with some fraying and several small chips and tears. Covers show some soiling. Book itself is only mildly shelf-worn. Interior is clean and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy.
$15.00
THE RED RIVER & THE BLUE HILL.
Gauhati, Assam: Lawyer's Book Stall. 1962. 3rd. rev. and enlarged edition. 205pp. With dust jacket. A very good copy.
$30.00
THE STORY OF SIGIRI.
Sri Lanka:Lake House Investments Limited. (1972). 153pp English text, 128pp Sanskrit text. 4 illustrations tipped in. Soft wrappers. Covers worn and rubbed but overall, a good solid copy. English section a translation of the Sanskrit. Text by a Vajracarya named Buddhamitra of Suvarnnapura (Palembang), who came to Ceylon and spent some years during the latter part of the reign of Parakramabahu as advisor to that king. While in Ceylon, he was known as Ananda-sthavira. FB015
$135.00
TRADITIONAL INDIA: STRUCTURE AND CHANGE.
332pp. Stiff wrappers.some red ink underlining, otherwise a very good tight copy.
$20.00
UCHENYE ZAPISKI TIKHOOKEANSKOGO INSTITUTA. TOM II:INDIISKII SBORNIK.
Moskva: Izd. Akademia Nauk SSSR. 1949. 215pp. Hard bound. A very good, tight, clean copy. Pages show aging. Papers on Indian politics, history, and economiCs presented to sessions of AN SSSR, 14-18 June, 1947. 
$28.50
UNDERSTANDING INDIA.
329pp. Illus. With d/j. A v.g. copy. Jacket has some marginal wear.
$30.00
BEYOND KHYBER PASS
New York:The Century Co. (1925). xvii+255pp. Copiously Illustrated with photographs by Harry Chase and the Author.  Hardcover.  Decorated orange board, with the logo of Decorative Designers, lightly soiled and shelfworn, with the spine strip sun faded and light wear along edges with edge points gently bumped. Internally end-pages age toned with a previous owners name inked to inside front board and a bookseller ticket to 1st free end-page. Light foxing scattered throughout, heaviest on first and last few pages and pages adjacent to illustrations.  The binding is tight with hinges intact.
$45.00
BUDDHIST MONKS AND MONASTERIES OF INDIA.
Their History and Their Contribution to Indian Culture. London:George Allen and Unwin Ltd. (1962). 397pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is lightly soiled with some wear to the edges, showing several small chips and tears. Book itself is only mildly shelf-worn. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy in a good dust jacket.
$20.00

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