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1 The I Ching or Book of Changes Richard Wilhelm Translation
Princeton University Press 1969 Third Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Princeton University Press, 1969 740 pp with one fold-out chart. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Yellow cloth boards are soiled. Third Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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2 The Lifeof the Buddha According to Thai Temple Paintings
Thailand United States Information Service 1957 First Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket as Published Jacket 
Thailand: United States Information Service, 1957 184 pp with color illustrations throughout eext. Text is in Thai and English. ".presented to the people of Thailand by the people of the United States on the occasion of the observance of the year 2500 Buddhist Era" text is clean, tight and unmarked. Boards are covered with a cloth patterned in red and blue, very slightly dulled along spine, otherwise clean, bright and intact. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket as Published. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 The Tibetan Book of the Dead
Quality Paperbackbook Club 1998 Trade Paperback As New 
5.25" X 8.25" Translated by Robert A. F. Thurman. 278 pps. Pristine interior and exterior: as new. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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4 Anamd, Muk Raj The Hindu View of Art
London George Allen & Unwin Ltd 1933 First Hardcover 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
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5 Archer, John Clark The Sikhs in Relation to Hindus, Moslems, Christians and Ahmadiyyas a Study in Comparative Religion
Princeton University Press 1946 First Hardcover Fair No Jacket 
Princeton University Press, 1946 353 pp. with 12 B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, previous owner's name stamp on flyleaf. Tan paper boards with grey cloth spine are rubbed at extremities with some loss of material. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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6 Arnold, Edwin The Light of Asia or, the Great Renunciation (Mahabhinishkramana) Being the Life and Teaching of Gautama, Prince of India and Founder of Buddhism
New Yoprk American Book Exchange 1880 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
121 pp.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Previous owner's name stamp on flyleaf. Dark red cloth boards with gold-stamped illustration of moon and stars are clean, bumped at extremities with slight lossof material. Size: 5" x 7" 
Price: 21.00 USD
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7 Aston, W. G. Shinto The Way of the Gods
Japan Logos 1968 Hardcover Very Good Plus No Jacket 
Japan: Logos, 1968 386 pp.wit B&W drawings in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. There is a neatly repaired tear to the first free page. Green buckram boards have an embossed Japanese pattern front and back. Hardcover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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8 Avalon, Arthur (Sir John George Woodroffe, pseud Principles of Tantra Part II the Tantratattva of Shriyukta Shiva Chandra Vidyarnava Bhattacharyta Mahodaya4
London Luzac & Co 1916 First Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
London: Luzac & Co., 1916 417 pp. Text is clean, tight, unmarked, somewhat yellowed. Previous owner's name on front endpapers. Green cloth boards are clean, bumped at extremities, dulled along spine. Volume II of a two volume set. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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9 Balzar, Robert Lawrence Beyond Conflict (signed)
Bobbs Merrill 1963 First Hard Cover Good Very Good Jacket Signed
352 pp with 16 B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, but there are some splash marks on the lower page edges. Dedication by author on flyleaf. Black cloth boards are lightly rubbed at extremities. Dust jacket is clean and intact, now in protective mylar. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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10 Bays, Jan Chozen Jizo Bodhisattva: Guardian of Children, Travelers, and Other Voyagers
Shambhala 2002 1590300807 / 9781590300800 Paperback As New 
Shambhala, 2002 280 pp. Text is clean,tight and unmareked. Covers are bright and undamaged. Trade Paperback. As New. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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11 Chang, Garma C. C. (trans.) The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa
Shambala 1999 1570624763 / 9781570624766 3rd Printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Shambala, 1999 "The life-story and teaching of the greatest Poet-Saint to appear in the history of Buddhism." 730 pps. Text clean, tight andunmarked. Book would be graded as new apart from a long gift dedication on the front endpapers. DJ is, again, near fine with little sign of wear. 3rd Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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12 Cleary, Thomas The Buddha Scroll
Shambala 1999 First Hard Cover Near Fine No DJ Guanpeng, Ding 
The Buddha Scroll contains a 36 foot long, full-color reproduction of an exquisite Qing dynasty (18th century) Chinese Buddhist scroll. Also included is a foldout key to the more than 600 portraits of buddhas, bodhisattvas, arhats, devas, and hiustorical figures. The scoll reflects the diversity of the Buddhist world in China during the Qing and Sung dynasties; it includes images and symbols from the Ch'an (Zen), Hua-yen, Tian-tai, Pure Land and Tantric schools of Buddhism. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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13 Dubois, Abbe J. A. Description of the Character, Manners, and Customs of the People of India and of Their Institutions, Religious and Civil Vol. I.
Philadelphia M. Carey and Son 1818 First Hardcover Good 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. xxiv,25- 390, English translation of the French original .first published by the East India Company in 1816 Text is clean and unmarked, with considerable foxing. Front and back gutters cracked but holding. Several contemporary owners' names on front endpapers. Boards are covered in much-rubbed brown calf. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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14 Emmerick, R. E. The Sutra of Golden Light Being a Translation of the Suvarnabhasottamasutra
Pali Text Society 2001 0860133486 / 9780860133483 Third Revised Edition Second Printing Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Pali Text Society, 2001 110 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. light moisture stain to the top edge of the last 7 pp. Dark red cloth boards are bright and undamaged. Third Revised Edition Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 6" x 9" 
Price: 40.00 USD
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15 Fallerino, Mike Knowing How to Beat the Drum a Psychology of Healing Polemics
Stuyvesant Falls, NY 1994 Spiral-bound Paper Very Good Signed
Privately Printed. 106 pp with bibliography. text is clean, tight and unmarked.Black plastic covers are undamaged. Size: 8.5" x 11" 
Price: 24.00 USD
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16 Fantin, Mario Mani Rimdu, Nepal: The Buddhist Dance Drama of Tengpoche
New Delhi The New English Book Store 1976 Hard Cover Good Fair Jacket 
170 pp plus 111 color plates, five maps an six pp of drawings of ceremonial objects and costumes. Text is tight and unmarked with some staining affecting the botton half inch of the las few pages. Endpapers have a color drawing of the monastary. Red cloth boards are rubbed at extremities. DJ is bright, whole with closed tear at top of spine, now protected in mylar. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Father Richard Simon The Critical History of the Religions and Customs of the Eastern Nations
London J. Heptinsfall for Henry Fairhorne and John Kersey 1685 First Hardcover Good 
London: J. Heptinsfall for Henry Fairhorne and John Kersey, 1685 192 pp. Richard Simon (1638-1712) was a French priest and Oratorian, who was an influential biblical critic and orientalist. Born in Dieppe, he received education at the Oratorian College and studied oriental languages and theology in Paris. In 1670, he was ordained as a priest. Influenced by Benedict Spinoza, he devoted his life to textual criticism of the Scriptures, publishing several major books. He had also written a study on the Eastern Churches which was translated into English and published under the title "The Critical History of the Religious and Customs of the Eastern Nations" in London in 1685. In this book, Simon devoted Chapters V and VI to "the Belief and Customs of the Georgians or Iberians, and of those of Colchis of Mangrelia" Note that 'Eastern Religions' in this context referrs to ther Eastern Christian churches of Southeastern Europe and the Middle East. Text is complete, tight, much toned. front board and title page detached. Leather cover boards show outlines where tape has been used to hold book together.Corners are rubbed with some loss of material. Spine is banded. Library bookplate (Wisconsin Consistory Library) on front pastedown. . 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good. 4.5" x 7.5". Ex-Library. 
Price: 695.00 USD
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18 Francklin, William Researches on the Tenets and Doctrines of the Jeynes and Boodhists; Conjectured To Be the Brachmanes of Ancient India. In Which Is Introduced a Discussion on the Worship of the Serpent in Various Countries of the World
John Rodwell 1827 First Hard Cover 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall. vi, 213 pp. William Francklin (1763 - 1839) was an English orientalist and army officer. A distinguished officer, Francklin also enjoyed considerable reputation as an oriental scholar. In 1786 he made an eight-month tour in Persia, His journal was published as "Observations Made on a Tour from Bengal to Persia in 1786-7; With a Short Account of the Remains of the Palace of Persepolis," 4to, Calcutta, 1788 (reprinted in vol. ix. of John Pinkerton's "General Collection of Voyages," 4to, 1808, &c.). 2mo, Paris (1797, His next work, "The History of the Reign of Shah-Aulum, the present Emperor of Hindostan. With an Appendix," 4to, London, 1798, serves as an important continuation of the Siyar Ul-Mutakherin (View of Modern Times) by Ghulam Husain Tabatabai. (Information courtesy of Wikipedia) Text is clean, tight, somewhat foxed. Pages not cut after p.61. A slot has been removed and repaired from the title page which in other editions reads 'plates.'.This printing contains no plates. Brown cardboard boards with cloth spine and handwritten label are detached but present. 
Price: 1050.00 USD
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19 Gaer, Joseph The Fables of India
Boston Little Brown & Co 1955 First Hardcover Good No Jacket Signed
Boston: Little Brown & Co., 1955 176 pp with B&W line drawings in text. Fables from The Panchatantra, The Hitopadesa, and the Jatakas (The book of Buddha's birth stories) With a dedication from the author to screenwriter, Nunnally Johnson.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Cloth boards are sun-faded. Dedication By Author. First Edition. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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20 Garma C.c. Chang The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa, Volumes 1 and 2
Shambhala 1977 Paperback Very Good 
Shambhala, 1977 Texts are clean, tight,unmarked, toned. Volume 2 has some bent pages. Covers are intact, lightly rubbed. Trade Paperback. Very Good. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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