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Publisher: Purnima Productions: 1990
Seller ID: 091690
#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 boar... View more info
Seller ID: 128418
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. View more info
By: Achaya, K. T.
Publisher: India, Oxford Univ Pr: 1994
Seller ID: 118788
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 evolutio... View more info
Publisher: Calcutta, Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture: 1962
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Seller ID: 108688
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 S... View more info
Publisher: N Y, Century Co.: 1923
Seller ID: 133599
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." View more info
By: Barnett, L.D.
Publisher: Calcutta, India, Punthi Pustak: 1964
Seller ID: 132016
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. View more info
By: Beny, Roloff
Publisher: McClelland & Stewart/Tundra Books: 1984
Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.
Seller ID: 102180
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. 200 pages. 9 1/4"w x 12"h. View more info
By: Bilikis Whelan
Publisher: New Millenium Press: 2002
Seller ID: 139204
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. View more info
By: Braha, James T.
Publisher: Hollywood, Florida, Hermetician Press: 1986
Seller ID: 108201
Cover and spine creased. Previous owner's name inside. 349 pages. View more info
By: Broomfield, J.J.
Publisher: Berkelely, CA, University of California Press: 1968
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 133562
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 349 pages. View more info
Publisher: Delhi, Oxford University Press: 1974
Seller ID: 124906
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 517 pages. View more info
By: Dhamija, Ram
Publisher: Delhi, Vikas Publicatiions: 1971
Edition: Ex Library
Seller ID: 111547
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Closed tears (2") on two pages, otherwise clean, sharp and unmarked text block. Worn dust jacket. Many b&w photos. Unpaginated, approx. 70 pages. View more info
Publisher: U.S.A., University of Chicago Press: 1975
Seller ID: 133049
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 265 pages. Name on half title page, otherwise unmarked. Small tears and edge wear to dust jacket. View more info
By: Doyle, Dr. C.W.
Publisher: Philadelphia and London, J.B. Lippincott: 1899
Seller ID: 138788
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 200 pages. 4 5/8"w x 7 1/8"h. Full blue cloth boards with silver decorations show wear and fraying at top and bottom of spine. Previous owner's bookplate and name. Sketches of the people of the Terai in the foothills of the Himalyas. Second edition. View more info