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Vivekananda : His Call to the Nation - a Compilation

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Calcutta, India, Advaita Ashrama: 1969

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 028867

Condition: Very Good


Small PO gift inscription ffep otherwise unmarked and in very good condition with minimal shelfwear to wraps. View more info

Bonham's Auction Catalogue : India and Beyond in Books and Photographs Wednesday 8 October 2008 Oxford

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oxford, Bonham's: 2008

Seller ID: 022690

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, minimal shelfwear to wraps. View more info

Prada Milano "Made in India" Bags

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Milano, Prada: 2012

Seller ID: 025498

Condition: Fine


Catalogue of "Prada - Made in India" bags "made by hand in small artisanal workshops using vegetable dyed Madras goat leather, a process that gives the skin and colours a special sheen. They are manufactured on wooden moulds, which are also handmade, using a centuries-old weaving technique." View more info

Traditional Architectural Forms of Malabar coast

By: Ashalatha Thampuran

Price: $35.00

Publisher: India, Vastuvidyapratisthanam: 2001

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030431

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy, binding appears strong, incl. plates. View more info

Daily Life in Ancient India : From 200 BC to 700 AD

By: Auboyer, Jeannine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix Press: 2002

Seller ID: 019553

ISBN: 1842125915

Condition: Nr. Fine


The traditions that define Indian life have remained unchanged for thousands of years. Emphasizing the nine centuries of the "golden age, " this introduction to India's noble culture reconstructs a time when political and religious enlightenment flourished, and artistic creation reached its height. It evokes the complexities of India's ancient epoch, caste system, endless ritual, and ceremonial nature of human relations. View more info

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Oriental Costume

By: Ayer, Jacqueline

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Studio Vista: 1974

Seller ID: 009898

ISBN: 0289703492

Condition: Very Good


D/W with sl. edgewear, tear to upper front flap fold (now protected). "...divided into several sections which deal in turn with the different aspects of society in the major periods of Indian, Japanese and Chinese history...twenty-eight full-colour plates reveals an arresting elegance of regal dress and theatrical costumes, and over 600 black and white drawings illustrate costume styles from figurines of the early Indus Valley civilization to modern Chinese industria... View more info

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Dare to Dream: The Life of M.S.Oberoi

By: Bachi J. Karkaria

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Penguin Books India: 1993

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 029530

ISBN: 0140170545

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy in very good condition. "Describes how a man of modest beginnings became the head of an internationally celebrated hotel chain, and shows how a major business is built up, run and kept at the top." View more info

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The Sari

By: Banerjee, Mukulika; Miller, Daniel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford & New York, Berg: 2003

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020060

ISBN: 1859737323

Condition: Nr. Fine


A brand new, unread book with minimal shelfwear to D/W and board edges. "Drawing on experiences from villagers in Bengal to scientists in Bangalore, this book explores the beauty, adaptability and personality of India's most inconic garment." View more info

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Costume, Textiles and Jewellery of India

By: Bhandari, Vandana

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Mercury Books: 2005

Seller ID: 026870

ISBN: 1904668895

Condition: Very Good


A magnificent book, internally unmarked with minimal edgewear to red boards. D/W in excellent condition (now protected in removable clear archival plastic). "Ünveils the eloquent world of traditional Indfian attire and adornment." View more info

The Stranglers : The Cult of Thuggee and Its Overthrow in British India

By: Bruce, George

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World Inc.: 1969

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 029616

Condition: Very Good


A very good unmarked book in a lightly rubbed dust jacket. "Tells in grim yet fascinating detail the story of the cult of Thuggee in British India during the years 1828 to 1841 and of the young Bengal Army officer, William Sleeman, who finally managed to suppress its bloody activities." View more info

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Eating India: Exploring the Food and Culture of the Land of Spices

By: Chitrita Banerji

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: 027936

ISBN: 0747581371

Condition: As New


As unmarked "gift quality"book which "takes us on a thrilling journey through a national cuisine formed by generations of arrivals, assimilations and conquests." View more info

The Life and Letters of Raja Rammohun Roy

By: Collet, Sophia Dobson (edited by Dilip Kumar Biswas and Prabhat Chandra Ganguli)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Calcutta, India, Sadharan Brahmo Samaj: 1962

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 023011

Condition: Good


Tan cloth boards unmarked and in very good condition, PO name/details ffep, fore-edges tanned, small diagonal creases to top corner some pages where PO has folded to mark page, page 279 with total nine words underlined, two other pages have small (2cm) mark in margin (562 pps). D/W edgeworn with pieces missing upper spine and large piece missing lower spine (remnants now protected). View more info

My glorious Master : Remembrances of Prabhupuda's Mercy on a fallen Soul

By: Dasa, Bhurijana

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Vrndavana, India, VIHE Publications: 1996

Edition: Presume First

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 006724

Condition: Very Good


Unfortunately, what at first appear to be laminated boards is in fact the D/W pasted onto boards and unable to be removed. Long gift inscription to po from the author, po name last fep, colourful gold nylon ribbon marker. View more info

Intrusion and Other Stories

By: Deshpande, Shashi

Price: $10.00

Publisher: India, Penguin: 1993

Edition: First

Inscription: Inscribed to PO by Author

Seller ID: 024561

ISBN: 0140236880

Condition: Good


Pages age tanned with spotting to prelims and fore-edges. View more info

I, Phoolan Devi : The Autobiography of India's Bandit Queen

By: Devi, Phoolan; Cuny, Marie-Therese; Rambali, Paul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Little Brown: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: 015743

ISBN: 0316879606

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, pages tanned. View more info

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Black Candle: Poems About Women from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

By: Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Corvallis, Oregon, U.S.A., Calyx Books: 1991

Seller ID: 023331

ISBN: 0934971234

Condition: Good


Sl. shelfwear to wraps, internally unmarked. View more info

An Uncertain Glory : India and Its Contradictions

By: Drèze, Jean; Sen, Amartya

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Allen Lane: 2013

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030103

ISBN: 1846147611

Condition: Very Good


PO gift inscription but o/w unmarked and in very good condition. View more info

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Asian Elements : Natural Balance in Eastern Design

By: Edwards, Jane

Price: $22.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California, U.S.A., Soma Books: 1999

Seller ID: 026591

ISBN: 1579590187

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with minimal edgewear to spine ends and corners. "A sourcebook of authentic styles from Sri Lanka, Thailand, Bali, Japan, Vietnam, Singapore, Hong Kong and southern India, it contains examples of contemporary architectural design and traditional wooden structures, providing ideas for decorating with Asian handicrafts, furniture and textiles that are popular in our global culture." View more info

A History of India Under the Two First Sovereigns of the House of Taimur, Baber and Humayun, Complete in Two Volumes

By: Erskine, William

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans: 1854

Seller ID: 022230

Condition: Good


Ex-library with associated stamps, pockets to back pastedowns, covered in non-removable clear plastic, front gutter starting to split, corners bumped, pages and fore-edges tanned. View more info

Tradition and Change in India : An Inquiry Approach

By: Ford, Richard B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart & Winston: 1968

Seller ID: 025414

Condition: Good


Copyright 1968. Internally unmarked, wraps with some wear and fading. Part of the Hotl Social Studies Curriculum (Edwin Fenton, general editor). View more info