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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 industrialists and from the footwear of traditional Japanese society to the coats of nomadic tribes in North India." 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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The London Jungle Book

By: Bhajju Shyam

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Tara Books: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 031356

ISBN: 818621187X

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with slightly bumped corners. "A book that truly shows you the meanng of the word enchantment." Previous bookseller sticker to D/W back panel - could be removed but as it is from the famous Giggles Bookshop in Madras I have kept it intact. 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

Heniek : a Polish Boy's Coming of Age in India During World War II

By: Bonshek, Anna

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Prana World Publishing: 2009

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 031221

ISBN: 0646523031

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, no creasing to spine, creasing to top left corner back panel and a few pages following. "The story of Henry Bonshek is one that could easily be mistaken fo being ripped straight form the pages of a history book. It's the tale of one man's experience during the most devastating period in world history." 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

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

Tranquebar : A Season in South India

By: Harding, Georgina

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.K., Sceptre: 1994

Seller ID: 027564

ISBN: 0340597801

Condition: Very Good


Prev. bookseller sticker but otherwise unmarked, pages lightly tanned. View more info

Ethel Ambrose Pioneer Medical Missionary: Poona and Indian Village Mission, Bombay Presidency, India.

By: Hinton, Mrs. W. H. (compiled by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London & Edinburgh, Marshall Morgan & Scott:

Seller ID: 015201

Condition: Very Good


No date, spotting to fore-edges and prelims, esp. title page, B & W frontis and plates intact. View more info

Constitution of India fulfilled through Maharishi's Transcendental Meditation

By: His Holiness Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Price: $45.00

Publisher: India, 1999

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 023087

ISBN: 8175230045

Condition: Very Good


Full title: Constitution of India fulfilled through Maharishi's Transcendental Meditation : Maharishi's Constitution of the Universe, Rk Veda-Total Natural Law that Governs the Universe with Perfect Order-Supports Every Article of the Indian Constitution through Transcendental Meditation. Chip to back panel, internally unmarked, minimal spotting to eps, original ribbon marker intact, all edges gilt. View more info