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Jewel in the Crown (DVD Boxed Set)

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Published
2001
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Very Good
ISBN
9780767034272
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New York: A&E Networks. DVD Boxed Set. 2001. Very Good. New York: A&E Networks, 2001. DVD Boxed Set. Four DVDs in four cases all in a decorative cardboard box. Very Good. Not from a library. 750 minutes. No region code listed. The 1984 Granada TV serial about the final days of the British Raj in India during… Read more
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Megadiversity : Earth's Biologically Wealthiest Nations

by Russell A. Mittermeier; Cristina Goettsch Mittermeier; Patricio Robles Gil (coord); Edward O. Wilson (foreward)

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Published
1997
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Fine
Edition
First English
ISBN
9789686397505
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$129.00

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Mexico City: CEMEX, 1997. Hardcover. First English Edition (stated). Red linen over boards with blind-stamped titles in a pictorial jacket. Sewn binding. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Light rubbing to jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 501 pages. Folio: 11.75 x 14.25 x 1.80 inches. Profusely illustrated with color… Read more
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Interpreter of Maladies

by Jhumpa Lahiri

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Published
May 2000
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Very Good+
ISBN
9780006551799
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$13.95

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London: HarperCollins / Flamingo, May 2000. Paperback. Near Fine. Asia Books stamp to first page, otherwise Unmarked. Pages lightly tanned. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light reading wear to covers. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 198 pages. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, this stunning debut collection of short stories unerringly charts the emotional… Read more
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Interpreter of Maladies

by Jhumpa Lahiri

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Published
June 1999
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Very Good+
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First Edition, later printing
ISBN
9780395927205
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$8.80

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin / Mariner, June 1999. Trade Paperback. First Edition, later printing. Very Good+. Prior owner's name inked inside front cover. Pages lightly tanned. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 198 pages. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, this stunning debut collection of short stories unerringly charts the emotional journeys of characters seeking love… Read more
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One Last Look

by Susanna Moore

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Published
September 2003
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679450412
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$19.95

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, September 2003. Hardcover. First Edition (stated). Near Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, tail bumped. Jacket clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 288 pages. Calcutta in 1836: an uneasy mix of two worlds-the patient, implacably unchangeable India and the tableau vivant of English… Read more
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Letters from Madras during the years 1836-1839

by Julia Maitland

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Published
2004
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As New
ISBN
9780195668094
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$56.95

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New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2004. Hardcover. As New book in an As New jacket. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xxvii + 207 pages. Travel impressions to places in Madras Presidency, India of Julia Maitland, wife of a British civil servant, through a series of letters. Originally published: in 1843. With new… Read more
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The Ruling Caste: Imperial Lives in the Victorian Raj

by David Gilmour

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Published
February 2006
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Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780374283544
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$36.95

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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, February 2006. Hardcover. First American Edition (stated) / full number line. Laid-in review from Washington Post Book World. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Spine tail slightly bumped, otherwise As New. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xxx + 381 pages. A provocative history of the English in South Asia during… Read more
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At Home in Madras : A Handbook for Chennai

by S. Muthiah

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Published
August 2000
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Near Fine
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Chennai: Overseas Women's Club, August 2000. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Slight rubbing to covers and light reading wear at lower corners and spine head. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Suitable for gifting. 492 pages. includes index and B&W maps and illustrations. A most comprehensive guide to help families put down roots… Read more
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South Indian Customs

by P. V. Jagadisa Ayyar

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Published
1998
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Near Fine
ISBN
9788171673728
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$11.95

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New Delhi: Rupa & Co, 1998. Paperback. Second impression, 2002. Near Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean. Very light reading wear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. xvi + 167 pages. Facsimile of Madras: Diocesan Press, 1925 edition. Customs in the Hindu tradition are essentially religious, but several are based on morality and general… Read more
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A Suitable Boy

by Vikram Seth

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Published
July 1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
Indian Edition
ISBN
9780140230338
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$21.45

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New Delhi: Penguin, July 1994. Trade Paperback. Indian Edition. 2003 printing. Fine. Light wrinkling at top of spine. Light edgewear from storage. sticker from Giggles Bookshop, Madras to rear cover. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 1349 pages. Winner of the Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Book Overall (1994). Lata and her mother, Mrs. Rupa Mehra, are… Read more
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A Fine Balance

by Rohinton Mistry

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Published
2001
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Very Good
ISBN
9780571203628
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$14.95

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London: Faber & Faber. Paperback. 2001. Very Good. London: Faber & Faber, March 2001. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Spine creased and lightly curved. Light dog-ear to front cover. Some discoloration to page edges. Sticker from Giggle Bookshop, Madras to rear cover. A nice reading copy. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 752 pages. In the… Read more
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A Suitable Boy

by Vikram Seth

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Published
April 1994
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780060925000
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$22.95

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New York: HarperPerennial, April 1994. Trade Paperback. First Paperback Edition / full number line. Very Good+. Unmarked. Spine lightly curved but uncreased. Edgewear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 1474 pages. Winner of the Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Book Overall (1994). Lata and her mother, Mrs. Rupa Mehra, are both trying to find—through love or through… Read more
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The Hundred-Foot Journey

by Richard C. Morais

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Published
August 2011
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Fine
ISBN
9781439165652
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$8.95

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New York: Scribner, August 2011. Trade Paperback. Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bring with slight wear to lower corners. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 272 pages. The story of Hassan Haji, a boy from Mumbai, who ends up opening a restaurant in a quiet French village thus triggering a culinary war… Read more
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An American Brat

by Bapsi Sidhwa

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Published
March 1995
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Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9781571310057
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$21.95

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Minneapolis: Milkweed Editions, March 1995. Trade Paperback. First Paperback Edition / full number line. Very Good. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Edges foxed. Covers rubbed. 317 pages. Feroza Ginwalla, a pampered, protected 16-year-old Pakistani girl, is sent to America by her parents, who are alarmed by the fundamentalism overtaking Pakistan - and their daughter. Hoping that a few… Read more
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The Mulberry Empire, or, The Two Virtuous Journeys of the Amir Dost Mohammed Khan

by Philip Hensher

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Published
2003
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Near Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780007112272
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$14.95

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London: HarperCollins / Flamingo. Trade Paperbac. 2003. First Paperbac. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. First paperback printing / full number line. Near Fine. In terior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased; head bumped. Light co rner wear. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 535 pages. A novel based on the British… Read more
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India

by Stanley Wolpert

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Published
October 1999
Condition
As New
Edition
Updated Edition
ISBN
9780520221727
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$17.95

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Berkeley: University of California Press, October 1999. Trade Paperback. Updated Edition. As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xxvii + 273 pages. 16 pages of plates. 24 cm. A concise overview of Indian history and culture.
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Delhi Agra & Jaipur : The Glorious Cities

by Reeta Khullar; Rupinder Khullar

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Published
2004
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Near Fine
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9788190087049
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$9.95

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New Delhi: Frontline Books, 2004. Trade Paperback. Revised Edition. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light shelf/reading wear. 96 pages of beautiful color photographs and geographical descriptions of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. Architectural and agricultural information as well as all key visiting sites for tourists.
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Let's Go : India & Nepal

by Let's Go Publications

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Published
2004
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780312320065
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 2004. Paperback. Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Very slight edgewear. 976 pages.
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India Today Travel Plus, Volume 1, Number 1, January 2004

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Published
January 2004
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New Delhi: Living Media India Limited, January 2004. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. Near Fine. Light shelf and reading wear. Not from a library. 238 pages. First issue! featuring 33 Incredible India Vacations from across the country.
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Whistling Steam: Romance of Indian Rails (Pocket Art Series)

by Dileep Prakash

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Published
2002
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As New
ISBN
9788174361875
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$11.70

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New Delhi: Lustre Press / Roli Books, 2002. Paperback. As New. Not damaged. No remainder mark. Not from a library. 64 pages. This souvenir book is presented in a postcard-size format of 64 pages, with 16 pages of text and 24 black & white plates on art card, with descriptive captions.
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