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South Asia Program, Cornell Univeristy, 1984. Paperback. SCARCE. Second Printing. Beige illustrated paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper and to spine. Spine faded to white. Minor edgewear to spine ends and corners. Light creasing to spine. Interior is clean and bright. 251 pages. IND/112918. Very Good+.
Tokyo: Kyodo Printing Co., 1937. Hardcover. SCARCE. 8vo. Light blue/green cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Minor fading to spine and edges of boards. Light soiling to exterior. Previous owner's stamp to front paste down. A few small spots of residue from something that was once pasted to front and rear paste downs. Small spot of soiling to rear paste down. Light browning to end papers. Japanese characters written in pencil to title page. Else is clean and bright and filled with photographic illustrations throughout. 248 pages + index. IND/053019. Very Good.
New Delhi: Sagar Publications, 1970. Hardcover. Second edition. Both volumes are bound in black cloth boards with white titles to spines and front covers. Previous owner signature in blue pen to front endpaper of both volumes, else clean interiors. Volume one is in a blue dust jacket and volume two is in a red dust jacket. Both are titled in white on spine and front panels. Minor wear to edges of jackets, minor soiling to panels, and tape to rear panel and rear flap of jacket of volume II. Map tipped-in to front of volume one and map laid in to rear of volume two. 580 pages in volume I; 547 pages in volume II. IND/011719. Very Good.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Harvard University Press, 1953. Hardcover. Very Good blue cloth covered boards with gilt lettering on spine. Light rubbing boards and light bumping to corners and spine ends. Pencil underlining and margin notes to pages 184-266. Else is clean and bright. Index, 454 pages. India. IND/1283. Very Good.
Calcutta: Firma KLM Private Limited, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. FIRST EDITION. SCARCE. 8vo. Maroon cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Minor bumping to corners and light fading to edges. Author's inscription to half title page. Two lines of underlining to preface and a note written to rear free end paper. Front hinge is starting though binding remains tight. Else is clean and bright with photographic illustrations throughout. Black illustrated dust jacket with red and white title to front panel and white title to spine panel. Wear to dust jacket includes minor bubbling to laminate along front hinge and light creasing to edges and front interior panel. Index, 262 pages. IND/092419. Very Good / Very Good.
Dehli and Calcutta: The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, The Publications Division, Government of India, (1958). Hardcover. SCARCE. Very good plus tan cloth boards with red title to front board and to spine. Minor bumping to corners and spine ends. In brilliantly illustrated dust jacket with chips at spine ends and right corner and closed tear to front hinge that has been repaired. Interior is clean and bright. 28 pages of plates, many in color; maps, notes, 43+ pages. A nice book. India. INDIA/2053. Very Good + / Very Good.
(2013). Paperback. "This innovative handbook offers 23 state-of-the-art peer-reviewed essays by leading international authorities. They summarize evidence-based research on ancient and modern India ... Hindu India topics include: beef eating, astrology, rituals, sacraments, pilgrimages, guilt-free pursuit of wealth and pleasures, caste system's huge costs and benefits in nurturing entrepreneurship, charity, Hindu Law, gender issues, overpopulation problem, yoga for business management and human capital growth." (rear cover). Dark blue paper wrappers with white title to spine and front panels. Clean. 613 pages. INDIA/070820. Very Good.
Baroda: Padmaja Publications, (1946). First Edition. Hardcover. SCARCE. Small 8vo. Grey paper coverd boards with black title to front board and to spine. Small spot of browning to front board and to spine. Minor browning to end pages. Else is clean and bright. Green and blue dust jacket with green and white title to front panel and green title to faded spine panel. Wear to dust jacket includes minor creasing, fading, and chipping to edges, small wax stain to front and spine panels that corresponds to the stain on the boards, and minor rubbing to the front and rear panels. 68 pages. IND/092319. Very Good / Very Good.