Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey: Humanities Press, 1983. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. A Bibliography of Indian Writing in English 1. First American Edition (1983 India). [xi], 170pp, Note on the Series of Bibliographies, General Editor's Introduction, Section A--R.K.Narayan: Man and Writer; Section B--R.K. Narayan: A Selected Bibliography, Primary Sources, Secondary Sources. 12mo/19cm. Printed blue hardcover, light wear, internally clean, tight and very good.. Near Fine. The first volume in a fully annotated and indexed bio-bibliographical series designed for the serious student of Indian writing in English. A. Hilda Sales-Pontes, the author at the time of writing, was Dean, Faculty of Library and Information Science at the Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women's University, Bombay. Nissim Ezekiel, Editor of the Series, was then Professor of English at the University of Bombay and author of a number of books on art and literature. Available copies appear to be scarce..
New Delhi: Navrang, 1975. Book. Fine. Soft cover. vi, 156, [x ads] pp, Preface, Sm 8vo/22cm. Printed white wrappers, closed split head of spine, light soil, internally fine. Subtitled: Selected Booklist on Indian Art & Culture: Special Issue. A selected list of Indian books published in the latter half of 1974, the first half of 1975 and those which were expected to be published in the last half of 1975. Navrang was an Oriental Bookseller and Publisher..
Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1952. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Pacific Area Bibliographies series. svi, 88pp, frontis portrait, preface, biographical sketch, 1. Poet and Literary Scholar (to 1773); 2. Lawyer Pre-India Period (1773-1785); 3. India Period (1783-1794), Edition -Printing Index, Bibliography. 8vo/21.5cm. Plain blue boards, minor wear, in protected dj, ex-library marks, but text clean, tight and very good. Sir William Jones (1746-1794), and English philologist, often known as 'Oriental Jones' ,was the pioneer interpreter of India to the West and the founder of the Asiatic Society. Garland Hamption Cannon, Jr.(1924- ) was a history professor at the University of Hawaii, later the University of California, and wrote a number of articles and books on Jones..
Paris: Publications Orientalistes de France, 1977. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. N.d. (ca 1977?). First Edition. 340pp. 8vo/22cm. Paper, light soil, front panel slightly damp stained, internally clean, tight and very good. A basic bibliography. Jean-Luc Chambard was Professor of Indian Civilisation, University of Douphine, Paris..
Jaipur: Rajasthan University Press, 1969. Book. NF. Hardcover. First Edition. viii, 191, [xviii] list pp.4to/29cm. Cloth backed in lightly soiled and edgeworn dj, internally fine (NOT ex-library). NF/G+. More than five thousand entries. N.N. Gidwani (1920- ) was then Director of Libraries, Rajasthan University; K. Navlani (1935- ) was Librarian at Gargi College, New Delhi. Gidwani wrote a number of other reference books on Indian library matters, some with K. Navlani. See Derbyshire 1033..
New Delhi: Mrs. Nirmal Single for Navrang, 1976. Book. Fine. Soft cover. vi, 192, [ix ads] pp, Preface, form letter with holograph signature of N. Single, Sm 8vo/20cm. Printed white wrappers, closed split head of spine, light soil, internally fine. Subtitled: Selected Booklist on Indian Art & Culture: Special Issue. A selected list of Indian books published in the latter half of 1975, the first half of 1976 and those which are expected to be published in the last half of 1976. Navrang was an Oriental Publisher and Bookseller..