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Report on the Administration of Bengal, 1898-99.

By: N/A

Price: $1,210.00

Publisher: Calcutta, Bengal Secretariat Press: 1900

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1540

Condition: Very Good


Calcutta: Bengal Secretariat Press. Very Good. 1900. First. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Beveled salmon cloth covered boards. Many large folding colored maps including Map of the Bihar & Benares Opium Agencies showing cultivation under poppy & the Bengal government's monopolistic opium production for 1898 (nearly all of which was destined for China and Southeast Asia). This copy withdrawn from the Drew Theological Semina... View more info

The Life of Shavaji Maharaj. Founder of the Maratha Empire.

By: Adapted by N. S. Takakhav after K. A. Keluskar

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Bombay, Manoranjan Press: 1921

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3681

Condition: Very Good


Bombay: Manoranjan Press. Very Good. 1921. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Review copy. Purple cloth with gilt particulars to faded spine. "With the compliments of the Literary Editor of the "Madras Mail"" tipped to front fly. Ink inscription to front fly reads "To the Editor of the Madras Mail for the favour of reviews/K. A. Keluskar." Small puncture through rear cover affecting blank rear fly papers... View more info

The Ancient Geography of India. I. The Buddhist Period, including the campaigns of Alexander, and the travels of Hwen-Thsang. With thirteen maps.

By: Alexander Cunningham

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, Trubner and Co.: 1871

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3832

Condition: Very Good


London: Trubner and Co.. Very Good. 1871. First Edition. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Full red cloth. Gilt author and partial title to label to spine. The personal copy of Columbia and U. Penn Sanskrit professor Royal W. Weiler whose signature is neatly penned to front fly. Inscribed with publisher's "kind regards" to half title. Clean and serviceable copy. ; 8vo ; xx, 589, 24 pages . First Edition. View more info

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Historia General de las Misiones desde el siglo XIII hasta nuestros dias. 4 volume set.

By: Baron de Henrion

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Madrid, Libreria de D. Juan Oliveres: 1863

Seller ID: 4080

Condition: Very Good


Madrid: Libreria de D. Juan Oliveres. Very Good. 1863. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Quarter brown calf over brown paper with vellum tips. Some wear to edges of covers of all volumes. Gilt particulars to spines; instances of worming to foot of vol. IV spine. Decorative star motif along all edges. Gutters of all volumes cracked. Occasional foxing throughout all volumes, otherwise, nice clean copies without previous owners' ... View more info

Image for Mkhas-pahi-dgah-ston (aka mkhas pa'i dg'ston) of Dpah-bo-gtsug-lag (aka  Lho-brag-chos-hbyun and dpa' bo gtsug lag and Pawo Tsuglag Threngwa),  Sata-Pitaka series, Indo-Asian Literatures (vol. 9 part 4 of the  Sata-Pitaka series)

Mkhas-pahi-dgah-ston (aka mkhas pa'i dg'ston) of Dpah-bo-gtsug-lag (aka Lho-brag-chos-hbyun and dpa' bo gtsug lag and Pawo Tsuglag Threngwa), Sata-Pitaka series, Indo-Asian Literatures (vol. 9 part 4 of the Sata-Pitaka series)

By: Dr. Lokash Chandra (edited by Raghu Vira)

Price: $170.00

Publisher: New Delhi, International Academy of Indian Culture: 1962

Seller ID: 3250

Condition: Very Good


New Delhi: International Academy of Indian Culture. Very Good. 1962. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; This fourth part completes the chos-hbyun of Dpah-bo-gtsug-lag, an Incarnate Karmapa Lama of the 16th century. Loose as issued in green cloth chemise with silk ties. Gilt particulars to spine with slight wear. Foxing to pastedown of chemise and title page, otherwise, a clean copy. Please expect postage for overseas orders. ; ... View more info

The History of Aryan Rule in India. From the earliest times to the death of Akbar.

By: E. B. Havell

Price: $110.00

Publisher: London, Calcutta & Sydney, George G. Harrap & Company Ltd.: [1918]

Seller ID: 3571

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


London, Calcutta & Sydney: George G. Harrap & Company Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. [1918]. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Sage cloth with gilt title and author to front cover and gilt particulars and decoration to spine. With small folding "Map of Ancient India" and "Map of India under Muhammadan Rule". A handsome book in the scarce original dust jacket without previous owners' names or other m... View more info

The History of Ancient America; Anterior to the time of Columbus; Proving the identity of the Aborigines with the Tyrians and Israelites and the introduction of Christianity into the Western Hemisphere by the apostle St. Thomas

By: George Jones

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, New York, Berlin, Paris, Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans: 1843

Seller ID: 2848

Condition: Very Good


London, New York, Berlin, Paris: Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. Very Good. 1843. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Brown embossed cloth. Gilt title and decorative motif to front cover. Gilt particulars to spine. Losses & closed tears to spine. Front hinge beginning. Losses to rear hinge. Occasional minor foxing. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 461 pages . View more info

The Historians' History of the World. In twenty-five volumes.

By: Henry Smith Williams

Price: $850.00

Publisher: New York & London, The Outlook Company & The History Association: 1904-1905

Seller ID: 3867

Condition: Very Good


New York & London: The Outlook Company & The History Association. Very Good. 1904-1905. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Full vegetable vellum. Particulars printed in various colors to spines excepting spines of volumes VI and XIII where they have faded. Decorative gilt/colored device unique to each volume to front covers. Top edges gilt, others deckled. An attractive, complete collection. Please expect extra postage as this ... View more info

Interesting Historical Events relative to the Provinces of Bengal, and the Empire of Indostan. With a seasonable hint and perswasive [sic] to the honourable the court of directors of the East India Company as also the mythology and cosmogeny, fasts and festivals of the Gentoos, followers of the Shasath. And a dissertation on the metempshychosis, commonly, though erroneously, called the Pythagorean Doctrine. Three parts bound as one.

By: J. Z. Holwell

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, T. Becket and P. A. de Hondt: 1766, 67 & 71

Seller ID: 3679

Condition: Very Good


London: T. Becket and P. A. de Hondt. Very Good. 1766, 67 & 71. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Quarter grey cloth over brown paper. Abbreviated title printed to paper label to spine. Previous owner's name inked to front pastedown. Front gutter cracked, some losses to rear gutter. Several folding plates between parts I/II and II/III, with old tape repairs to some fold lines and a closed tear to plate five. A nice, serviceabl... View more info

The History of Nadir Shah, formerly called Thames Kuli Khan, the present emperor of Persia. To which is prefix'd a short history of the Moghol emperors. At the end is inserted a catalogue of about two hundred manuscripts in the Persic and other Oriental languages, collected in the east.

By: James Fraser

Price: $470.00

Publisher: London, A. Millar: 1742

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 3536

Condition: Very Good


London: A. Millar. Very Good. 1742. Second Edition. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Gilt ruled polished brown calf. Raised bands and gilt particulars to spine. Gilt ruled inner dentelles. Marbled papers. Marginal foxing. Folding frontispiece. Previous owner's name inked to dedication page, not affecting text. Folding "Map of the Moghol Empire and Part of Tartary" to beginning of book suffering a closed 2 inch tear bu... View more info

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An Account of the Mutinies in Oudh, and of The Siege of the Lucknow Residency; with some observations on the condition of the Province of Oudh and on the causes of the mutiny of the Bengal Army.

By: Martin Richard Gubbins

Price: $770.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1858

Edition: 3rd Edition, enlarged

Seller ID: 1422

Condition: Very Good


London: Richard Bentley. Very Good. 1858. 3rd Edition, enlarged. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; This, the third edition, considerably expanded to 570 pages. Handsomely bound in a 1920s supple half red morocco, five ruled raised bands. Three lithographed plates, three folding maps (one of which is colored), one folding plan. ; 8vo 22 x 14 cm; xx, 570 pages . View more info

Principes Hollandiae, Zelandiae et Westfrisiae ab anno Christi DCCCLXIII

By: Petrus Scriverius

Price: $2,750.00

Publisher: Haarlem, Netherlands, Pieter Soutman: 1650

Seller ID: 2806

Condition: Very Good


Haarlem, Netherlands: Pieter Soutman. Very Good. 1650. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Full vellum with gilt medallion and decorative border to front and back covers. Gilt motif and raised bands to spine. All edges heavily gilt. Old repairs to vellum fore edges. Bookplate of Frederick Tillman to front pastedown. Contains 39 striking engravings, including frontispiece and full-page plate of coat-of-arms of Haarlem ... View more info

Historia de la Geografia y de la Cosmografia en las Edades Antigue y Media con relacion a los grandes descubrimientos maritimos realizados en los siglos XV y XVI por Espanoles y Portugueses La Primera Vuelta Al Mundo. IV Centenario 1522-1922. Tomo Primero, Partes Primera y Segunda

By: Segundo de Ispizua

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Madrid, Graficas Reunidas: 1922

Seller ID: 2389

Condition: Very Good


Madrid: Graficas Reunidas. Very Good. 1922. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Green cloth, gold-stamped front board. Blue sticker to front pastedown. Rubbing to spine. Very good reading copy. Contains one pull-out map: "El Mundo Segun Ptolomeo". ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 537 pages . View more info

The Cambridge History of India Volume IV: The Mughul Period

By: Sir Wolsley Haig, Edited by Richard Burn

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Cambridge, University Press: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2013

Condition: Very Good


Cambridge: University Press. Very Good. 1937. First Edition. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 670pp., + [58]pp. plates + foldout map. Green publisher's cloth with gilt titling to spine. ; Cambridge History of India; Vol. 4; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 670 pages . First Edition. View more info

Kalhana's Rajatarangini. A chronicle of the kings of Kasmir. Translated, with an introduction, commentary, & appendices. (2 vol. set)

By: Translated with commentary by M. A. Stein after Kalhana

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, Motilal Banarsidass: 1961

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3626

Condition: Very Good


London: Motilal Banarsidass. Very Good. 1961. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Green cloth with gilt title to front covers and gilt particulars to spines. The personal copies of Columbia and University of Pennsylvania Sanskrit Professor Royal W. Weiler whose name is neatly inscribed to the front fly paper of volume I. Some foxing to both volumes, primarily to endpapers and first and last pages. Folding chart to volume I. Maps... View more info

Corona Fúnebre de Excmo. Sr. Gran Mariscal D. Miguel de San Román Presidente de la República, Muerto en la Villa de Chorrillos el 3 de Abril de 1863

By: [Miguel de San Román]

Price: $240.00

Publisher: Lima, Imprenta del Mercurio: 1863

Seller ID: 2863

Condition: Very Good


Lima: Imprenta del Mercurio. Very Good. 1863. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Quarter black morocco with particulars in gilt to spine. Photographically illustrated by Courret Herm with post mortem photograph of Román by Maunoury.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 94 pages . View more info