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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. 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; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . 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. 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 markings. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; viii, 186, [i] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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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. 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. Nevertheless, a nice clean copy without further markings. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; x, [ii], 508 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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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. 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 margin, not affecting text. An otherwise clean and serviceable copy. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 367 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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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. 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 to front fly and penciled to top of title page. Later index tabs with repairs to tabs on pages 1, 470 and 1030. A clean, serviceable copy.; Thick large 8vo ; All shipments through USPS insured Pri... 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. Quarter calf with both wrappers bound in. Slight rubbing to spine. Foxing throughout.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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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


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 for overseas orders. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; [iii], 332, 535, [i]; [i], 790, [i] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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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. 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; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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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. 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 8vo 8" to 9" tall; xviii, 1163; xii, 1370 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . 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. 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 to rear of book. A nice and surprisingly crisp copy without further markings. "This volume is exceedingly rare, as the greater part of the impression was burnt in the [1666] Fire of London, whic... 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. 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 French songs. Very light intermittent foxing throughout, otherwise a clean copy without further markings. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; viii, 117, [iii] pages; All shipments through USPS ins... View more info

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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. 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 ; xi, 456, [iv] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Suvarnaprabhasottamasutra [Suvarnaprabhasa Sutra]. Das Goldglanz-Sutra. Ein Sanskrittext des Mahayana-Buddhismus. Die Tibetischen Ubersetzungen mit einem Wörterbuch. 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. 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; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . 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


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; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . 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. 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 ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . 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. 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; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

A Practical Grammar of the Sanskrit Language, arranged with reference to the classical languages of Europe for the use of English students.

By: Monier Williams

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Clarendon Press: 1877

Edition: Fourth Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3509

Condition: Very Good


Oxford: The Clarendon Press. Very Good. 1877. Fourth Edition. Black pebbled cloth with gilt partial title and author to spine. Decorative endpapers. Foxing to top edge. Very light infrequent foxing throughout. Personal copy of University of Pennsylvania and Columbia Sanskrit Professor Royal W. Weiler whose name is neatly inscribed to the half title. Second previous owner's name scribbled from half title. A very nice clean and serviceable copy without further markings. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; viii, 417, [i] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Die Sprichworter und Bildlichen Ausdrucke der Japanischen Sprache

By: P. Ehmann

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Rodarverfahren: 1927

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 3525

Condition: Very Good


Leipzig: Rodarverfahren. Very Good. 1927. Second Edition. Dark blue cloth with particulars to spine. Bookplates of Dr. Sigfrid Berliner and noted proverb collector V.S.M Colonel de Guinzbourg to front pastedown and recto of front fly. "hansische Universitat Seminar fur Spache und kultur Japans - Hamburg" stamped to title page, not affecting text. An otherwise very nice copy without further markings. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xxi, [i], 425 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Some Assamese Proverbs

By: P. R. Gurdon

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Shillong, Assam Secretariat Printing Office: 1869

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3683

Condition: Very Good


Shillong: Assam Secretariat Printing Office. Very Good. 1869. Quarter green cloth over faded pink paper covered cardboard, which is generally worn. Bookplate of noted proverb collector Lt. Colonel V. S. M. de Guinzbourg to front pastedown. Author's inscription to front fly. Some foxing throughout, nevertheless, a clean, serviceable copy. ; Large 8vo ; xxiv, 98 pages; Signed by Author; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Grammatik der Prakrit-Sprachen.

By: R. Pischel

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Strassburg, Karl J. Trubner: 1900

Seller ID: 3845

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. 1900. Black cloth. Gilt partial title to spine. Some foxing along top edge. Decorative endpapers. The personal copy of Columbia and U. Penn Sanskrit professor Royal W. Weiler whose signature is neatly penned to front fly. A very nice, very clean copy without further markings. ; Grundriss der Indo-Arischen Philologie und Altertumskunde. I. Band, 8. Heft.; Small 4to ; 429, [i] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info