Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
 
 

India & South Asia

 - 176 items found in your search
India & South Asia

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 Administrative Report of the Jammu and Kashmir State 1943-1944)
Rambir Government Press 1945 Very Good No Jacket 
Rambir Government Press, 1945 Annual administrative report handsomely rebound in tan calf. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Charming child's drawing of a horseman and the Buddha on final free page. Title page is missing. Interesting for the details of how the state was managed under the British. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 Administrative Report of the Jammu and Kashmir State for the Samvat 1996-97 ( 17th Oct. 1939 - 15 )ct 1940)
Rambir Government Press 1941 Very Good No Jacket 
Rambir Government Press, 1941 Annual administrative report handsomely rebound in tan calf. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Title page has liquid splash marks. Interesting for the details of how the state was managed under the British. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3 Art of the Indian Subcontinent from Los Angeles Collections
Los Angeles UCLA Art Council 1968 Good + No Jacket 
Los Angeles: UCLA Art Council, 1968 Catalogue of the exhibition at the UCLA Art Gallery in March 1968. 128 pages. B&W and color illustrations. Text is clean, tight, unmarked, slightly yellowed at edges. Illustrated cover is bumped and lightly soiled. Soft Cover. Good +/No Jacket. 
Price: 9.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 Fiji Road Map
The Fiji Times Very Good 
The Fiji Times No date. A large map of the two islands with smaller maps of the towns. Folded Map. Very Good. 
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 Guide to the Grand Palace (Thailand)
Thailand Thai Watana Panich Press Near Fine 
6" x 8.5" 16 pps. Full-color photgraphs throught plus one map spread. Text clean, bright, tight and unmarked. Cover with full-page phtograph shows little wear. A tight little travel pamphlet from Thailand. 
Price: 11.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 Indian Culture Journal of the Indian Research Institute July 1936
Calcutta Indian Research Institute 1936 Good 
Calcutta: Indian Research Institute, 1936 xvi, 249 pp. with 4 B&W plates.Text is clean, tight, unmarked. Paper covers are sun-faded along edges, rubbed at extremities. Soft Cover. Good. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
7 Report of the Sub-Committee of the Executive Committee of Labour, Industry and Commerce on the Marketing and Cutting of Ceylon Gems. Seasonal Paperr XVI - 1939
Colonbo, Sri Lanka Ceylon Government Press 1939 Very Good 
Colonbo, Sri Lanka: Ceylon Government Press, 1939 34 pp with B&W illustrations plus a map of Ceylon and a very large 30" x 35" color map of gem-bearing localities bound in. Text is clean, tight, unmarked, Both maps are undamaged. This rare publication goes into excruciating detail on Ceylonese gem deposits, occurrences, methods of mining and so forth. Stapled Soft Cover. Very Good. 6" x 10". Brochure. 
Price: 95.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
8 The Origin and Evolution of Thai Murals; Edifices Containing Murals Catalogue of Murals in the Silpakorn Gall
Thailand Silpakorn Gallery 1959 Good 
Thailand: Silpakorn Gallery, 1959 55 pp of text plus 89 B&W illustrations. Text is clean and unmarked, Covers have some sunning, spine is partially detached. Map on back cover. Large Format Softcover. Good. 8 1/2" x 11" 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
9 The Sino-Indian Boundary Question
Beijing Foreign Languages Press 1962 Good 
Beijing: Foreign Languages Press, 1962 134 pp.plus 13 fold-out reference maps. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Maps appear to have never been unfolded. Grey paper covers have light soil. China's official rationalization for the Sino-Indian Border Conflict of 1962 . Soft Cover. Good. 
Price: 24.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
10 Alexander, Michael Delhi & Agra A Travelers Companion
New York Anthemeum 1987 0689707258 / 9780689707254 Very Good 
286 pp with B&W illustrations in text. This book is a collection of essays and extracts, a topographical anthology of writing on Delhi and Agra, from Tamerlane's sack of Delhi in 1398 to the Indian Mutiny of the nineteenth century and the bloody aftermath of Partition in 1949. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are clean, bright, undamaged. 
Price: 9.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
11 Ali, Salim Indian Hill Birds
Bombay, India Oxford University Press Indian Branch 1949 First Fair No Jacket Henry, G.M. 
188 pp with very fine color illustrations on every page. Text is clean and tight, annotated as to where in the Himalyas the previous owner had sighted each species. Previous owner's name on half-title page Maps of the monsoonal flows on endpapers.Yellow cloth boards are clean but rubbed at spine ends and edges resulting in some material loss. described the birds found in the Himalayas from Burma to Kashmir. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 24.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
12 Allen, Charles Plain Tales from the Raj
U.S.A. Holt, Rinehart & Winston 1985 0030058627 / 9780030058622 First Very Good Plus 
U.S.A.: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1985 239 pp with B&W illustrations throughout. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged save for slight shelfwear. Size: 10" x 7.5". First American Edition. Landscape Format Softcover. Very Good Plus. 
Price: 27.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
13 Anamd, Muk Raj The Hindu View of Art
London George Allen & Unwin Ltd 1933 First Good No Jacket 
London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1933 245 pp with one B&W plate frontis. Text is clean, tight and unmarked.Beige cloth boards have a moisture stain along spine not extending into text block., otherwise sound. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 14.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
14 Anderson, Col. William & Parlby, Samuel Sketch of the Mode of Manufacturing Gunpowder at the Ishapore Mills in Bengal, with a Record of the Experiments Carried on to Ascertain the Value of Charge, Windage, Vent and Weight, Etc, in Mortars and Muskets Also Reports of the Various Proofs of Powde
London John Weale 1862 First 
London: John Weale, 1862 xviii, 303 (4) pp.with 10 plates of which 5 are fold-outs. Samuel Parlby (1789 - 1878) was the co-inventor of the Parlby Rocket, first used by the British East India Company in warfare in the first half of the 19th century.Text is clean, tight and unmarked Small bookplate of Geo. W. Keisler, the publisher of the Carthage , NY (Democratic) Tribune on front pastedown. Dark blue cloth boards with gold-stamped canon on front board are rubbed at extremities with some loss of material. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 275.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
15 Anderson, Col. William & Parlby, Samuel Sketch of the Mode of Manufacturing Gunpowder at the Ishapore Mills in Bengal, with a Record of the Experiments Carried on to Ascertain the Value of Charge, Windage, Vent and Weight, Etc, in Mortars and Muskets Also Reports of the Various Proofs of Powde
London John Weale 1862 First 
London: John Weale, 1862 xviii, 303 (4) pp.with 10 plates of which 5 are fold-outs. Samuel Parlby (1789 - 1878) was the co-inventor of the Parlby Rocket, first used by the British East India Company in warfare in the first half of the 19th century.Text is clean, tight and unmarked Small bookplate of Geo. W. Keisler, the publisher of the Carthage , NY (Democratic) Tribune on front pastedown. Dark blue cloth boards with gold-stamped canon on front board are rubbed at extremities with some loss of material. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 275.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
16 Aryan, K.C. Folk Bronzes of North-Western India
New Delhi Rekha Prakashan 1973 Very Good Fair Jacket 
New Delhi: Rekha Prakashan, 1973 123 PP with one map and B&W illustrations on virtually every page. One of the very few scholarly treatises on the subject of village-made cire perdu bronze casting in India, whose style and history trace back to Mohenjo-daro in the 3rd millennium B.C. text is clean, tight and unmarkedsave for bookseller's stamp on flyleaf. DJ is split and chipped. In protective mylar jacket. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 9 1/2" x 9 1/2" 
Price: 44.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
17 Auboyer, Beurdeley et al. Oriental Art: A Handbook of Styles and Forms
New York Rizzoli 1980 0847802728 / 9780847802722 First Good No Jacket 
Text clean, tight and unmarked. Pictorial cover is slightly smeared and there are pale moisture spots on page edges. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
18 Bain, F.w. Digit of the Moon a Hindoo Love Story Translated from the Original Ms
London Methuen & Co 1911 Ninth Edition Good No Jacket 
118 pp with one illustration frontis. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Deckled page edges. Contemporary gift inscription dated 1913 on first free page. Quarter-bound paper boards are rubbed at extremities with light loss of material. Size: 5" x 7" 
Price: 14.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
19 Bajpai, S.C. The Northern Frontier of India Central and Western Sector
Bombey Allied Publishers 1970 Good Good Jacket 
Bombey: Allied Publishers, 1970 223 pp with one fold-out map. A history and discussion of the British Raj's decisions that dictated India's formal border with China and their consequences. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, front hinge cracked but holding. Dust jacket is frayed, chipped along top edge, now in protective mylar wrapper. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 
Price: 36.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
20 Ballard, Admiral G.A. Rulers of the Indian Ocean
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1928 First Near Fine No Jacket 
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1928 319 pp with 16 B&W illustrations and a map.A history of the European battle for naval supremacy in the Indian Ocean from the arrival of the Portuguese Vasco de Gama to the British hegemony in the early twentieth century. Deckl edged text is clean, tight and unmarked. Contempory owner's name on front endpaper. Dark blue buckram boards with beige pastedowns are clean and undamaged save for slight bumping to spine ends. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First American Edition. Buckram. Near Fine/No Jacket. 
Price: 57.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
  1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9  NEXT >  


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2020. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie