New York: The Sunwise Turn, Inc., 1924. Hardcover. Very good- in black cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board. 6 white spots to front board which appear to be paint. Rubbing to exterior and bumping to edges. Interior is clean and bright with 27 plates. Tight binding. 139 pages. India. INDIA/1172. Very Good -.
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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+.
New York: Dutton, 1967. Hardcover. Near fine in very good illustrated dust jacket with white title to front and spine panels. Pristine interior with photographic illustrations. Asia ASI4/2012. Near Fine / Very Good.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, (1962). Hardcover. 4to. Green cloth covered boards with black title to spine. In price clipped black and white illustrated dust jacket with orange title to front panel and white title to spine. Minor edgewear to dust jacket. Illustrated. Index, 192 pages. IND/040912. Near Fine in Very Good DJ.
London: Oxford Book Company, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Very good+ in very good yellow illustrated dust jacket with black and white title to front panel and black title to spine panel. Minor rubbing and edgewear to dust jacket. Interior is clean and bright with photographic illustrations. India. IND810031. Very Good+ / 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.
Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1948. Paperback. Very good in original side stapled gray wrappers with blue title to front wrapper. light yellowing to edges. Interior lightly yellowed but clean and text bright. In wraps. Anthropology (Filed under World History). ANTH/4193. Very Good.
Praeger Security International, 2007. Hardcover. 8vo. Black cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Pristine interior. Black dust jacket with white title to spine. 238 pages. IND/032707. Fine in Fine dj.
New York: John Day Company, 1950. first american Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Very good in very good off-white and green dust jacket with white title to front wrapper and green title to spine panel. chipping to edges, browning to spine, yellowing and a few spots of foxing to dust jacket. Minor browning to end pages. Else is clean and bright. 403 pages. Indian History. IND1/2042. Very Good / Very Good.
Calcutta: The Publications Division, 1954. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Brown leatherette covered boards with black title to spine. Minor bumping to spine ends and corners. Minor yellowing to pages. Text is clean and bright. Illustrations throuhgout. 586 pages. Indian History. IND8/3132. Very Good.
London: Lindsay Drummond, 1948. Hardcover. 8vo. Very good in very good- illustrated dust jacket with white title to green spine. Wear to dust jacket includes moderate chipping to spine ends and minor rubbing to edges. Text is clean and bright. 432 pages. Indian History. IND2/2042. Very Good / Very Good Minus.
Washington: The Library of Congress Legislative Reference Service, 1945. Paperback. Very good in original light blue paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Minor yellowing to edges of wrappers and to interior but text remains clean and bright. 26 pages. History. HIS/2223. Very Good.
New York: Basic Books, 2016. Hardcover. First edition. A compelling picture of battles abroad and life on the home front, arguing that the war is crucial to understanding how and why colonial rule ended in South Asia. Fine in beige boards with gilt title to spine. In beige illustrated dust jacket with orange title to spine and front panels. Slight wear to edges of jacket. Clean and bright. 554 pages. IND/092716. Fine / Fine.
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.
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1961. Hardcover. 1st ed.; VG in VG dj; price-clipped; clean, bright text; 223 pp. India. IND/12202. Very Good.
Avon, 1973. Paperback. Pink illustrated paper wrappers with white title to spine and front panel. Minor wear to edges of wrappers. The interior is clean and is filled with full color and black and white illustrations. many pages are detached, but all are present. 128 pages. IND/081908. Very Good.
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1954. Hardcover. First Edition, Very Good in a Very Good dustjacket. Owner name to front flyleaf. Rubbing to dustjacket extremities, 1/2 closed tear to front panel. Clean and bright. Indian History. IND1-3142. Very Good.
Coral Gables: University of Miami Press, 1958. Hardcover. Vg in red and gilt boards/8vo./frontis./229 pp. Indian History. IND5/3132. Very Good.
New York: Taplinger Publishing Co., Inc., 1967. Hardcover. Fine orange & gilt cloth boards; 8vo.; b&w photos; 214 pp. India. IND/12192. Fine.
Lucknow: Methodist Publishing House, 1889. Hardcover. Includes both lyrics and musical scores for 118 songs. Mustard yellow cloth boards with black title to front cover. Brown endpapers with gift inscription in pencil. Bumping to corners and wear to edges of boards. Minor soiling to boards. One inch split to cloth along rear hinge and wear / chipping to cloth on spine ends. Minor browning to pages. Song lyrics are all in Hindu; Introductory text explaning difficulties encountered during compilation and a brief background on Hindu music, tunes, fitting tunes to words, Urdu Tunes, Pronunciation, and more are all in English. 176 pages. IND/011719. Very Good.
New York: The John Day Co., (1954). first american Edition. Hardcover. 1st American edition. Very good green cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Interior is clean and bright with black and white photographic illustrations. 310 pages. India. INDIA/10292. Very Good.
London: Rider & Company, 1960. Hardcover. 1st ed. VG black cloth baords; pages yellowed; 415 pp. India. INDIA/11262. Very Good.
Calcutta: Renaissance Publishers. Paperback. White side stapled paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Interior is clean and bright. 20 pages. India. IND/082114. Very Good.
London: Kegan Paul, Trench, & Co., 1882. Hardcover. Scarce First Edition. An appealing presentation copy with both colonial England and Bloomsbury association. The book is inscribed: "Edward Strachey from the authors." Edward, John, and Richard Strachey were brothers - the sons of Sir Edward Strachey, the 3rd Baronet. John and Richard were two top administrators in India and experts on the book's subject matter. In the preface they state that "there is hardly a great office of the State...which one or the other of us has not held, and there is hardly a great department...for the management of which....one or the other of has has not been responsible." The recipient, Edward, was also involved with India as a scholar and Orientalist. The Bloomsbury connection comes from Richard Strachey, who was the father of Lytton Strachey, a founder of the Bloomsbury Group. Bound in original red cloth with corners slightly bumped and spine faded. The text pages are clean and the binding is tight. A nice copy in very good condition. 468 pages including an appendix with tables on public revenues and expenditures and index, plus 32 page publisher's catalog. INDIA/060513. 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.