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Vedic Grammar

By: A. A. Macdonell

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Strassburg, Verlag von Karl J. Trubner: 1910

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3587

Condition: Very Good


Strassburg: Verlag von Karl J. Trubner. Very Good. 1910. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Oxblood cloth with gilt title and author to spine. Some foxing to edges. The personal copy of Professor Royal W. Weiler, who taught Sanskrit at Columbia and the University of Pennsylvania, and whose name is neatly inscribed to the front fly. A nice, clean copy without further markings. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 456 pages . View more info

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Proverbes et Dictons Rimes de l'Anjou, regueillis etmis en ordre.

By: Aime de Soland

Price: $240.00

Publisher: Angers, Imprimerie de Laine Freres: 1858

Seller ID: 3434

Condition: Very Good


Angers: Imprimerie de Laine Freres. Very Good. 1858. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Blue printed wraps protected in later glassine wrapping. Some wear to edges, as well as to head and tail of spine of wraps. Bookplate of noted proverb collector Lt. Colonel V. S. M. de Guinzbourg to front pastedown. Foxing throughout. Ink blot to pages 171-186 extending to rear cover. Otherwise, a nice clean copy without further m... View more info

A Vedic Grammar for Students. Including a chapter on syntax and three appendixes: list of verbs, metre, accent.

By: Arthur Anthony Macdonell

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Clarendon Press: 1916

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3586

Condition: Very Good


Oxford: The Clarendon Press. Very Good. 1916. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Dark blue cloth with gilt particulars to spine. The personal copy of Professor Royal W. Weiler, who taught Sanskrit at Columbia and the University of Pennsylvania, and whose name is neatly inscribed to the top of the title page. Rust mark to front pastedown and page iv. Some scholia inked to margins. Final gathering cracked but not detached. Nevert... View more info

Kurzgefasstes Etymologisches Worterbuch der Altindischen Sprache

By: C. C. Uhlenbeck

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Johannes Muller: 1898-99

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3572

Condition: Very Good


Amsterdam: Johannes Muller. Very Good. 1898-99. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Black cloth with gilt particulars to spine. The personal copy of Professor Royal W. Weiler, who taught Sanskrit at Columbia and the University of Pennsylvania, and whose name is neatly inscribed to the front free fly paper. Some repairs, tears and losses to edges of acidic paper from title page through page 19 not affecting text. Inked scholia to... View more info

Altiranisches Worterbuch

By: Christian Bartholomae

Price: $240.00

Publisher: Strassburg, Verlag von Karl J. Trubner: 1904

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3596

Condition: Very Good


Strassburg: Verlag von Karl J. Trubner. Very Good. 1904. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Olive green cloth with gilt title and author to spine. Front hinge beginning near head of spine, rear hinge beginning at tail of spine. The personal copy of Professor Royal W. Weiler, who taught Sanskrit at Columbia and the University of Pennsylvania, and whose name is neatly inscribed to the front fly paper. Previous owners' names inked... View more info

An Oration Delivered Before The Phi Beta Kappa Society, at their Anniversary Meeting In New-Haven, on the fifth of December, A.D. 1797

By: Ebenezer Grant Marsh

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Hartford, Hudson & Goodwin: 1798

Seller ID: 2964

Condition: Very Good


Hartford: Hudson & Goodwin. Very Good. 1798. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Quarter calf with both wrappers bound in. Slight rubbing to spine. Foxing throughout.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages . View more info

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The Amarakosa [Amarakosha] in Tibet, being a new Tibetan version by the great grammarian Si-tu, Sata-Pitaka series, Indo-Asian Literatures (vol. 38 A of the Sata-Pitaka series)

By: Edited by Dr. Lokesh Chandra

Price: $275.00

Publisher: New Delhi, International Academy of Indian Culture: 1965

Seller ID: 3249

Condition: Very Good


New Delhi: International Academy of Indian Culture. Very Good. 1965. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Green cloth with gilt particulars to front cover. Gilt particulars to spine; bump to heel of spine. Decorative endpapers. Grey ribbon page marker. A nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Sata-Pitaka Series; Vol. 38A; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 55 pages; Please note this set will require additi... View more info

Grundriss der Iranischen Philologie. Two volume set.

By: Edited by Wilhelm Geiger and Ernst Kuhn with C. Bartholomae, C. H. Ethe, K. F. Geldner, P. Horn, H. Hubschmann, A. V. W. Jackson, F. Justi, T. Noldeke, C. Salemann, A. Socin, F. H. Weissbach & E. W. West

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Strasbourg, Karl J. Trubner: 1895-1901; 1896-1904

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3502

Condition: Very Good


Strasbourg: Karl J. Trubner. Very Good. 1895-1901; 1896-1904. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Brown cloth with gilt particulars to spine. Deaccession stamp to bottom of vol. 2 Contents page. Personal copies of University of Pennsylvania and Columbia Sanskrit Professor Royal W. Weiler whose name is neatly inscribed to the front fly papers. A nice clean and serviceable set without further markings. Please expect extra postage... View more info

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Cent Proverbes Japonais

By: Francis Steenackers and Ueda Tokunosuke

Price: $800.00

Publisher: Paris, Imprimerie de Charles Herissey: 1884

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3521

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Imprimerie de Charles Herissey. Very Good. 1884. Limited Edition. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; One of only 410 copies; this copy with wide margins. Quarter purple morocco over marbled paper boards. Five raised bands and gilt particulars to spine. Ribbon page marker. Marbled endpapers. Bookplate of noted proverb collector Lt. Colonel V. S. M. de Guinzbourg to front pastedown. Inscribed with respects of author to pr... View more info

Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Grammar and Dictionary. Volume I: Grammar.

By: Franklin Edgerton

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1953

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3629

Condition: Very Good


New Haven: Yale University Press. Very Good. 1953. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Red cloth with gilt particulars to spine. Some scholia throughout, including notes inked to verso of rear fly paper. The personal copy of Columbia and University of Pennsylvania Sanskrit Professor Royal W. Weiler whose name is neatly inscribed to the front fly paper. Paperclip mark to top right corner evident from front fly paper through page ... View more info

Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Grammar and Dictionary. Volume II: Dictionary. (facsimile)

By: Franklin Edgerton

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1953

Seller ID: 3633

Condition: Very Good


New Haven: Yale University Press. Very Good. 1953. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Red cloth with gilt title and author to spine. Foxing to page edges. Prefatory pages i-xxv omitted. 627 recto-only pages in facsimile. Binding instructions in red ink to title page. Scholia penned throughout. Nevertheless, a serviceable copy. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall . View more info

Dictionary of Pali Proper Names (Volume I: A-Dh & Volume II: N-H)

By: G. P. Malalasekera

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, Luzac & Company Ltd. for the Pali Text Society: 1960

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3579

Condition: Very Good


London: Luzac & Company Ltd. for the Pali Text Society. Very Good. 1960. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Green cloth with gilt particulars to spines. The personal copy of Professor Royal W. Weiler, who taught Sanskrit at Columbia and the University of Pennsylvania, and whose name is neatly inscribed to the front free fly paper. Very nice, serviceable copies. Please expect extra postage as this is a substantial set. ; Thick 8... View more info

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Piazza Universale di Proverbi Italiani, or, a common place of Italian proverbs and proverbial phrases. Digested in alphabetical order by way of dictionary. Interpreted, and occasionally illustrated with notes. Together with a supplement of Italian dialogues.

By: Giovanni Torriano

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: London, Printed by F. and T. W. for the author: 1666

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 3436

Condition: Very Good


London: Printed by F. and T. W. for the author. Very Good. 1666. First English Edition. Full brown calf. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Full gilt ruled calf. Gilt particulars and decorations to spine. Five raised bands. Front cover detached.. Inscription inked to front fly reads "John Chamberlayne/the gift of my worthy friend/the Reverend Dr. Alex Torriano/15 January 1706/7." Index of number of proverbs inked later t... View more info

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A New French Grammar, teaching to read, speak, and understand the French toungue.

By: I. E. Tandon

Price: $140.00

Publisher: London, E. Howlatt: 1733

Seller ID: 3321

Condition: Very Good


London: E. Howlatt. Very Good. 1733. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Full worn calf boards, which are detached, as is front fly. Bookplates of previous owners to front pastedown, recto and verso of front fly, and rear pastedown, including that of noted proverb collector Colonel de Guinzbourg (verso front fly). Large foldout plate of conjugations. Includes section of proverbs, French versions of names of men and women, and F... View more info

Sanskrit in India

By: J. Gonda

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Nagpur, International Academy of Indian Culture: 1952

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3595

Condition: Very Good


Nagpur: International Academy of Indian Culture. Very Good. 1952. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Dark green cloth. Foxing to fore edge and endpapers. The personal copy of Professor Royal W. Weiler, who taught Sanskrit at Columbia and the University of Pennsylvania, and whose name is neatly inscribed to the front fly paper. With folding linguistic map of Indonesia. A nice clean copy without further markings. ; Small 4to ; x... View more info

Suvarnaprabhasottamasutra [Suvarnaprabhasa Sutra]. Das Goldglanz-Sutra. Ein Sanskrittext des Mahayana-Buddhismus. Die Tibetischen Ubersetzungen mit einem W├Ârterbuch. Zweiter band. Worterbuch Tibetisch-Deutsch-Sanskrit.

By: Johannes Nobel

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Leiden, E. J. Brill: 1950

Seller ID: 3802

Condition: Very Good


Leiden: E. J. Brill. Very Good. 1950. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Original wraps with particulars printed to front cover in black. Particulars to spine in black. The personal copy of Columbia and U. Penn Sanskrit professor Royal W. Weiler whose signature is neatly penned to front fly. A very nice clean copy.; Large 8vo ; ix, 234, [i] pages . View more info

Dictionary of Proverbs of the Sinhalese, including also their adages, aphorisms, apologues, apothegms, bywords, dictums, maxims, mottoes, precepts, saws and sayings, together with the connected myths, legends and folk-tales.

By: John M. Senaveratna

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Colombo, Ceylon, The Times of Ceylon Company, Limited: 1936

Seller ID: 3674

Condition: Very Good


Colombo, Ceylon: The Times of Ceylon Company, Limited. Very Good. 1936. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Quarter black cloth over paper boards with particulars printed to front cover. Small moisture mark to bottom right corner of front cover, not affecting text. Bookseller's stamp and bookplate of noted proverb collector Lt. Colonel V. S. M. de Guinzbourg to front pastedown. A nice clean copy. ; 8vo; [vi], 168 pages . View more info

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Japanischer Volksmund.

By: K. Naruse translated by Rose Takahashi

Price: $460.00

Publisher: Kobe, Kobe & Osaka Press: 1942

Seller ID: 3951

Condition: Very Good


Kobe: Kobe & Osaka Press. Very Good. 1942. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; One of only 500 copies. String-bound Japanese hand-made paper. Title in German and Japanese printed in black to labels affixed to front cover. Bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown. A very nice, clean copy of this scarce title, of which OCLC lists only five copies. ; 8vo . View more info

Padumavati. A linguistic study of the 16th century Hindi (Avadht.)

By: Lakshmi Dhar

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Luzac & Co.: 1949

Seller ID: 3821

Condition: Very Good


London: Luzac & Co.. Very Good. 1949. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Full green cloth. Gilt particulars to spine. A clean, price clipped dust jacket with some wear near head of spine. The personal copy of Columbia and U. Penn Sanskrit professor Royal W. Weiler whose signature is neatly penned to front fly. A neat and serviceable copy. ; 8vo; xi, 341 pages . View more info

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Indo-Iranian Phonology with Special Reference to the Middle and New Indo-Iranian Languages

By: Louis H. Gray

Price: $140.00

Publisher: New York, The Columbia University Press: 1902

Seller ID: 2106

Condition: Very Good


New York: The Columbia University Press. Very Good. 1902. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Burgundy cloth with bright gilt to cover and spine. Top edge gilt, some foxing to fore edge. A nice copy. ; Columbia University Indo-Iranian Series ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 264 pages . View more info