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India, Arrowsmith. J. [ Published By ]
1 Arrowsmith. J. [ Published By ] India
London J. Arrowsmith 1840 Very Good 
Large coloured linen backed map of India. Map measures 24 x 20 inches, in 8 sections. Map has a small splash mark, some annotations in pencil, some light dust/dirt marking. Map in good condition. Period inscription and book/map sellers label pasted to verso. India covers from Punjab in modern day Pakistan south to include Sri Lanka or Ceylon. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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2 Bartholomew J. India. Thacker's Reduced Survey Map of India
Thacker, Spink, & Co., Calcutta; W. Thacker & Co., London,. 1906 Third Revised Very Good 
Large folding linen backed coloured map, map measures 40 x 35 inches. in 28 secitions. Map in very good clean condition. Lacking general index. Housed in original publishers blue cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth rubbed, some abrasion wear on head and tail of spine. Map in very good clean condition. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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Resorts of the Raj: Hill stations of India, Bhatt Vikram
3 Bhatt Vikram Resorts of the Raj: Hill stations of India
India Mapin Publishing 1998 8185822417 / 9788185822419 Very Good Very Good Quarto 
Book measures 12 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches. 192 pages, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers blue hardcover. Binding slightly bumped on head and tail of spine. Binding in very good clean condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean. A very nice clean copy. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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4 Christopher Tadgell The History of Architecture in India from the Dawn of Civilization to the End of the Raj
London Architecture Design and Technology Press 1990 1854543504 / 9781854543509 Quarto 
Book measures 10 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches. ix,336 pages, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers black cloth, with white title lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket fixed to endpapers, library number on spine. Jacket in good clean condition. Internally, occasional library stamp or mark, [ about 10 in all ]. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A good clean solid copy. 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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Nine Years on the North West Frontier of India from 1854 to 1863, Cotton Sir Sydney Lieut-General
5 Cotton Sir Sydney Lieut-General Nine Years on the North West Frontier of India from 1854 to 1863
London Richard Bentely 1868 First Edition Half-Leather Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches. Collation, xii,352pp, folding map. Bound in half calf, marble boards. Professionally rebacked retaining the original boards. Boards rubbed. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, very occasional Royal United Service blind stamp or bookplate, ( about 5 in all ). Pages and map in very good clean condition. A very nice copy, in a very good solid binding. 
Price: 375.00 GBP
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Indian underworld; a first-hand account of Hindu saints, sorcerers, and Superstitions, Dare M. Paul
6 Dare M. Paul Indian underworld; a first-hand account of Hindu saints, sorcerers, and Superstitions
London Rider & Co 1938 First Edition Very Good Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 7 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches. 217 pages, 6 full page illustrations. Bound in original publishers hardcover. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket lightly rubbed on edges, with slight loss, darkened on spine. Jacket in good condition. Internally, browning to endpaper. Pages in good clean condition. A nice copy. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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7 Diver Maud The Englishwoman in India
Edinburgh & London William Blackwood & Sons 1909 First Edition Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Book measures 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. [8]259pp, 32pp catalogue. Bound in original publishers green cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed, very minor wear. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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8 Flaherty Frances Hubbard Elephant Dance
London Faber & Faber 1937 First Edition Very Good Near Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 8 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches. Collation, 138 pages, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers black cloth. Binding in very good clean condition. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, minor wear. Jacket in good clean condition. Internally, pages clean. A very nice copy. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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9 Hanson Captain James Route of Lieutenant-General Sir Miles Nightingall , K. C. B. Overland from India in a Series of Letters from Captain Hanson
London T. Baker 1820 First Edition Very Good Plus 8vo 
FIRST EDITION. Book measures 9 x 6 inches. Weight 900grams.Pagination complete, viii+[2]284pp+errata, frontis folding map.Bound in modern half calf, calf corners, marble boards, raised bands, leather title label, gilt lines. Binding in excellent condition, with strong hinge joints. Internally, text block holding firm, no loose pages, no writing/marking, edge of map where it meets title page bound slightly to tight, ( i.e can't see edge of map ). Pages in very good clean condition throughout.Excellent copy. A68 
Price: 550.00 GBP
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Narrative Of A Journey Through The Upper Provinces Of India, From Calcutta To Bombay, 1824-1825 (With Notes Upon Cyelon); An Account Of A Journey To Madras And The Southern Provinces, 1826; And Letters Written In India, Heber Right Rev Reginald
10 Heber Right Rev Reginald Narrative Of A Journey Through The Upper Provinces Of India, From Calcutta To Bombay, 1824-1825 (With Notes Upon Cyelon); An Account Of A Journey To Madras And The Southern Provinces, 1826; And Letters Written In India
London John Murray 1828 First Edition Period Half Calf Very Good Plus Quarto 
Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 10 3/4 x 9 inches. Collation, xlvii,[1],631pp, vi,[2],515pp, 10 full page engraved plates, 25 wood engravings within text, 1 folding coloured map. Bound in half calf. Each volume have been professionally rebacked, retaining the original boards, raised bands, ornated gilt tooling. Both bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, the engraved plates have been cleaned, occasional spotting or light foxing. Pages and plates in very good clean condition. A very nice set, in very attractive bindings. 
Price: 775.00 GBP
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The Upanishads ( Volume 1 ), Nikhilananda Swami
11 Nikhilananda Swami The Upanishads ( Volume 1 )
New York & London Harper & Brother Publishers 1949 First Edition Very Good Good Plus 8vo Signed by Author
Inscribed on front free endpaper to Lady Harmsworth from Swami Nikhilananda. Collation, x,[4],319pp. Bound in original publishers green cloth. Binding in very good clean condition. Dust jacket rubbed, faded, stained, but in good condition. Internally, pages clean. A nice copy. 
Price: 380.00 GBP
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Vivekananda a Biography, Nikhilananda Swami
12 Nikhilananda Swami Vivekananda a Biography
New York Ramakrishna Vivekananda Center 1953 First Edition Cloth Very Good Good Plus 8vo Signed by Author
Inscribed on free endpaper '' for Lord Harmsworth from Swain Nikhilananda New York 1953 ''. Collation, vi,[2],216pp. Bound in original publishers cloth. Binding in good clean firm condition. Dust jacket rubbed, stained, in good condition. Internally, pages in good clean condition. A nice copy. 
Price: 380.00 GBP
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Ramakrishna Prophet of New India Abridged from the Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna  Translated with an Introduction By Swami Nikhilananda, Ramakrishna Sri
13 Ramakrishna Sri Ramakrishna Prophet of New India Abridged from the Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna Translated with an Introduction By Swami Nikhilananda
Harper & Brother Publishers 1948 First Edition Cloth Near Very Good Good 8vo Signed by Author
Inscribed on free endpaper by Swami Nikhilananda. Collation, x, 304pp, portrait frontis. Bound in original publishers cloth. Cloth light rubbed, minor dust and stain marking, nicked on head of spine. Binding in good clean firm condition. Dust jacket in 2 pieces, tatty. Internally, pages in good clean condition. A good copy. 
Price: 180.00 GBP
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An Historical Disquisition concerning the Knowledge which the Ancients had of India: and the progress of trade with that country prior to the discovery of the passage to it by the Cape of Good Hope, Robertson William
14 Robertson William An Historical Disquisition concerning the Knowledge which the Ancients had of India: and the progress of trade with that country prior to the discovery of the passage to it by the Cape of Good Hope
London Printed for A. Strahan; T. Cadell Jun, and W. Davies 1799 Third Edition Full Period Tree Calf 8vo 
Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, vi,[2],441pp, 20pp index, 1pp booklist, 2 large folding maps. Bound in full period tree calf, flat gilt bands, gilt tooling. Calf rubbed, some wear loss on head and tail of spine, wear lines on hinge joints. Binding in good clean condition. Internally, bookplate of Mistley Hall Essex, some light spotting or browing. Pages and maps in good clean condition. A nice copy, in an attractive period binding. 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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The Hoysala Temples [ Complete in 2 Volumes ], Settar S.
15 Settar S. The Hoysala Temples [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]
Bangalore Institute of Indian Art History Karnatak University & Kala Yatra Publications 1992 8190017217 / 9788190017213 Very Good Very Good Quarto 
Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 11 1/4 x 9 inches. Collation, volume, 1, xv, 424pp, volume 2, 319 plates. Bound in original publishers cloth. Both bindings in good clean firm condition. Dust jackets light dust marked. Jackets in good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean set. 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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16 Shroff K. D. Department of Agriculture Burma [ 24 Leaflets Bound in One Volume ]
Rangood Office of the Superintendent 1913 8vo 
Book measures 9 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches. Bulletin no 8. Cotton Pests in Burma. 40pp, full page and text illustrations. Bulletin no 16. The Gwabo Disease of Paddy. By Thompstone & Sawyer. 1922. 12pp. Bulletin no 17. Instructions on Bee-Keeping. By Ghosh. 1921. 38pp, full page illustrations. Bulletin no 22. Notes on a Tour in the Coconut Planting Districts of the Madras Presidency. By Watson. 1924. 32pp, full page plates. Bulletin no 25. Fertilizer for Paddy. By Hendry. 1929. 13pp. Leaflet no 14. The Important Insect Pest of the Coconut in Burma. By Ghosh. 1924. 11pp, full page plates. Leaflet no 15. Coconut Cultivation in Arakan. 3pp, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 16. The Red Cotton Bug. 2pp, 2 full page plates, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 19. The Rice Hispa. 2pp, 1 plate. Leaflet no 20. Nga Hmyaung. 2pp, 2 plates, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 21. The Lemon Butterfly. 1pp, 1 plate.lacking original cover, Leaflet no 24. Crabs in Paddy Field. 2pp, 1 plate. lacking original cover. Leafleat no 25. The common Hairy Caterpillars. 2pp, 1 plate, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 26. Fruit Flies. 1pp, 1 plate, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 27. The Cotton Boll Worms. 2pp, 2 plates, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 28. The Brown Coccid. 1pp, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 29. Field Crickets. 2pp, 2 plates, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 33. The symptoms of Ufra. 1pp, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 36. Rats Damaging Paddy. 2pp. lacking original cover. Leaflet no 51. The Rice Case worm. 1pp, 2 plates, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 39. The army worm. 2pp, 1 plate, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 53. The Paddy Grain Moth. 1pp, 1 plate, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 54.the Paddy Ear Cuttting Caterpillar. 1pp, 1 plate, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 48. The Paddy Stem Borers. 2pp, 1 plate, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 45. Cambodia Cotton. 3pp, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 48 Seed Storage and Prevention of Damage by Insects. 10pp, text illustrations, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 49. Instructions for the culture and Manufactures of Tea. 11pp, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 50. Instructions for the Culture and Manufacture of Coffee. 16pp, lacking original cover. Bound in modern cloth. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, institution library stamps throughout. Pages in very good clean condition. A very good clean well bound work. 
Price: 320.00 GBP
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17 Voelcker John Augustus Report on the Improvement of Indian Agriculture
London Printed By Etre & Spottiswoode 1893 First Edition Large 8vo Signed by Author
Inscribed on free endpaper, '' The Library Royal Agricultural Society England from the Author ''.Book measures 9 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches. Collation, xxxiii,460pp, 3 folding coloured maps. Bound in full period green calf, raised bands, gilt tooling, gilt dentells to boards. Calf lightly rubbed, some scuff marks, top hinge joints split, becoming loose, but holding. Internally, occasiional Royal Agriculture stamp or mark. Pages in very good clean condition. A nice copy. 
Price: 280.00 GBP
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Map of the Routes in India, with Tables of Distances Between Principal Towns & Military Stations, W. H. Allen [ Published By ]
18 W. H. Allen [ Published By ] Map of the Routes in India, with Tables of Distances Between Principal Towns & Military Stations
London W. H. Allen 1841 Very Good 
Large folding coloured linen backed map. Map measures 32 x 26 inches, in 20 folding secition.The map in in very good condition, with some annotaions in pencil, and previous owners name on blank side. House in original publishers case, which has some minor wear to edge. A very nice map. 
Price: 375.00 GBP
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A Sanskrit-English Dictionary. Etymologically and Philologically arranged with special Reference to  Greek, Latin, Gothic, German, Anglo-Saxon, and Other Cognate Indo-European Languages, William Monier
19 William Monier A Sanskrit-English Dictionary. Etymologically and Philologically arranged with special Reference to Greek, Latin, Gothic, German, Anglo-Saxon, and Other Cognate Indo-European Languages
Oxford Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1872 Very Good Plus Quarto 
Book measures 10 1/2 x 9 inches. Collation, xxv,[3],1186pp. Bound in modern, [ not that recent, 30/40 years ago ], half calf, calf corners, raised bands, gilt lines. Some light minor scratch marking on boards. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean well bound copy. 
Price: 260.00 GBP
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