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Art Mosaic:  In Celebration of Calcutta's Tercentenary
1 Art Mosaic: In Celebration of Calcutta's Tercentenary
Purnima Productions, 1990, Oversize Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
#1602 of a hardbound limited numbered edition. This book has two sections. One is on the city of Calcutta, the other on art and art history, with special reference to Calcutta in the persuasion of the theme. The other is a gallery of about 80 contemporary artists from the region with a color plate for each, often with an inset of the artist's depiction of themself, in full color. Book shows no wear of any kind, back cover may have light staining to rustic cloth boards -- hard to tell if it's orginal or not. Dust jacket worn at top of spine with general scuffing, tiny edge tears. 8 5/8" x 11 1/4". Many color prints. 091690 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Khajuraho:   Ecstacy in Indian Temple Sculpture
2 Khajuraho: Ecstacy in Indian Temple Sculpture
India, Staple Bound Good 
A staple-bound postcard book, with detachable photographic postcards featuring explicit erotic scenes from the temple at Khajuraho. Only 18 of the 20 original postcards are present. 128418 
Price: 14.95 USD
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3 Victoria and Albert Museum: Indian Embroidery
London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1951, Pamphlet Very Good 
Institutional ex-library book. 9 pages of text then 28 b&w illustrations. Staple-bound 129908 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Indian Food: A Historical Companion, Achaya, K. T.
4 Achaya, K. T. Indian Food: A Historical Companion
India, Oxford Univ Pr, 1994, 0195634489 / 9780195634488 Oversize Hardback Good Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked. 322 pages. Many photos and illustrations. Binding is loose, but pages are intact. Small tears on dust jacket. This historical gastronomic companion draws upon material from a variety of sources-- literature, archaeology, epigraphic records, anthropology, philology, and botanical and genetic studies-- which throw up a gamut of interesting facts pertaining to the origins and evolution of Indian food. 118788 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Cultural  Heritage of India, The ; Volume II; Itihasas, Puranas, Dharma and Other Sastras, Aiyar, Dr. C.P. Ramaswami
5 Aiyar, Dr. C.P. Ramaswami Cultural Heritage of India, The ; Volume II; Itihasas, Puranas, Dharma and Other Sastras
Calcutta, Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, 1962, 2nd Ed. Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
A large volume at 738 pages, all clean on fine paper. 43 chapters with bibliography and index divided into five parts: The Two Great Epics (Ramayana & Mahabharata), the Gita Literature, the Puranas, the Dharmasastras, & Arthasastra, nitisastra and other sources of political and social organization. Chapters include Economic Ideas of the Hindus, Some Experiments in Social Reform in Mediaeval India, Some reflections on the Ideals of Indian Womanhood, the Hindu Judicial System, Ethics of the Puranas.... Covers show light wear, binding very solid, text clean. 108688 
Price: 64.95 USD
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Kama Kala:  Some Notes on the Philosophical Basis of Hindu Erotic Sculpture, Anand, Mulk Raj
6 Anand, Mulk Raj Kama Kala: Some Notes on the Philosophical Basis of Hindu Erotic Sculpture
N Y, Nagel Publishers, 1958, Oversize Hardback Very Good No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full black cloth boards. Large format: 10"w x 13 1/4"h. Color & b/w illustrations and many tipped in plates and fold-out page of illustrations. 135040 
Price: 18.95 USD
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The Jatakas Tales of India, Babbitt, Ellen C.
7 Babbitt, Ellen C. The Jatakas Tales of India
N Y, Century Co., 1923, Hard Cover Fair No Jacket Young, Ellsworth 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Fragile binding with a few loose pages and loose hinges. Silhouette illustrations by Ellsworth Young. 5 1/4"w x 6 7/8"h. 92 pages. Brown cloth boards with library tape on spine. "The Jatakas, or Birth-stories, form one of the sacred books of the Buddhists and relate to the adventures of the Buddha in his former existences, the best character in any story being identified with the Master." 133599 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8 Ballala of Benares; Gray, Louis H. (trans.) Narrative of Bhoja (Bhojaprabandha)
New Haven, CT, American Oriental Society, 1950, Trade Paperback Very Good 
Book shows very light edge wear to covers, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, binding is solid and square. Part of the American Oriental Series, V. #34, edited by Murray B. Emeneau, translated from Sanskrit. 132018 
Price: 26.50 USD
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Antiquities of India:  An Account on the History and Culture of Ancient Hindustan By Dr. L.D. Barnett, with Numerous Illustrations and a Map, Barnett, L.D.
9 Barnett, L.D. Antiquities of India: An Account on the History and Culture of Ancient Hindustan By Dr. L.D. Barnett, with Numerous Illustrations and a Map
Calcutta, India, Punthi Pustak, 1964, Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. 311 pages. Soiled orange cover. 24 b&w plates (bound out of order), fold-out map, and fold-out alphabet chart. Missing frontispiece. 132016 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Police and Political Development in India, Bayley, David H.
10 Bayley, David H. Police and Political Development in India
Princeton, New Jersey, Princeton University Press, 1969, 0691030774 / 9780691030777 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 482 pages. 133561 
Price: 17.95 USD
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11 Beny, Roloff Rajastan
McClelland & Stewart/Tundra Books, 1984, 0771012012 / 9780771012013 Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed. Oversize Hardcover Very Good Good 
Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean. Re-bound by library into hardcover binding with strong, heavy boards. Foxing shows on white edges of text pages, otherwise quite a beautiful book with many full, very large, page color photos. 102180 
Price: 22.37 USD
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12 Bilikis Whelan Vastu: In 10 Simple Lessons
New Millenium Press, 2002, 1894067428 / 9781894067423 Trade Paperback Near Fine India 
Book is in excellent condition with very light scuffing to covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 139204 
Price: 17.95 USD
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13 Braha, James T. Ancient Hindu Astrology for the Modern Western Astrologer
Hollywood, Florida, Hermetician Press, 1986, 0935895043 / 9780935895049 Trade Paperback Good 
Cover and spine creased. Previous owner's name inside. 349 pages. 108201 
Price: 10.95 USD
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14 Broomfield, J.J. Elite Conflict in a Plural Society: Twentieth-Century Bengal
Berkelely, CA, University of California Press, 1968, First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 349 pages. 133562 
Price: 14.95 USD
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15 Brown, J. Coggin; Dey, A.K. The Mineral and Nuclear Fuels of the Indian Subcontinent and Burma: A Guide to the Study of the Coal, Oil, Natural Gas, Uranium and Thorium Resources of the Area
Delhi, Oxford University Press, 1974, Oversize Hardback Good Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 517 pages. 124906 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Ramayana, Buck, William
16 Buck, William Ramayana
Berkeley, Univ of California Press, 1981, 0520043944 / 9780520043947 Trade Paperback Near Fine Eastern Religion 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 432 pages. 5 1/4"w x 8 1/8"h. Black and white line drawings by Shirley Triest. Valmiki's Ramayana told in English prose by William Buck. 140407 
Price: 14.95 USD
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5000 Years of the Art of India, Bussagli, Mario; Sivaramamurti, Calembus
17 Bussagli, Mario; Sivaramamurti, Calembus 5000 Years of the Art of India
N Y, Abrams, Oversize Hardback Very Good Very Good 
Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 335 pages. Many color photos. Full red cloth boards. Large format. Small tears on dust jacket. 126602 
Price: 24.95 USD
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Concept of Ancient Indian Theatre, Byrski, M. Christopher
18 Byrski, M. Christopher Concept of Ancient Indian Theatre
New Delhi, Munshiram Manoharlal, 1974, Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 207 pages. Full blue cloth boards. 5 3/4"w x 8 3/4"h. 138824 
Price: 85.00 USD
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19 Dalal, Tarla Desi Khana: The Best of Indian Vegetarian Cooking
Bombay, Sanjay & Company, 1994, Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy. 103208 
Price: 18.95 USD
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20 Daniel, Ruby; Johnson, Barbara C Ruby of Cochin: An Indian Jewish Woman Remembers
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Jewish Pubn Society, 1995, 0827605390 / 9780827605398 Hard Cover Fine Fine 
Inscribed by authors on the title page. 211 pages. 112561 
Price: 35.00 USD
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India Modern: Traditional Forms and Contemporary Design, Ypma, Herbert J. M.
India Modern: Traditional Forms and Contemporary Design

Early Mughal Painting  [lalit Kala Series Portfolio # 10], Krishna, Anand ;  Khandalavala, Karl; Gorakshkar, Sadashiv ; (eds.)
Early Mughal Painting [lalit Kala Series Portfolio # 10]

Concept of Ancient Indian Theatre, Byrski, M. Christopher
Concept of Ancient Indian Theatre

The Taming of the Jungle, Doyle, Dr. C.W.
The Taming of the Jungle

Bede Griffiths: A Life in Dialogue (S U N Y Series in Religious Studies), Trapnell, Judson B.
Bede Griffiths: A Life in Dialogue (S U N Y Series in Religious Studies)

Indian Interiors / Interieurs De L"inde, Taschen, Angelika (editor)
Indian Interiors / Interieurs De L"inde

Back to the Future : Roots of Commodity Trade in India - A Study of Archaeological, Literary and Insciptional Sources (Circa 7000 BCE to 1800 CE), Shah, Jignesh; Rath, Biswajeet
Back to the Future : Roots of Commodity Trade in India - A Study of Archaeological, Literary and Insciptional Sources (Circa 7000 BCE to 1800 CE)

Intimate Worlds: Indian Paintings from the Alvin O. Bellak Collection, Mason, Darielle; Goswamy, B. N.
Intimate Worlds: Indian Paintings from the Alvin O. Bellak Collection

 
 


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