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Kipling's India

by Munson, Arley Isabel

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Published
1915
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1st US Edition.
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New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1915 The author was an American woman doctor who worked in India and travelled the country in search of places and people connected to the stories of Rudyard Kipling. Her descriptions are enriched with many vintage photographs and with pertinent quotations. 204p. frontis. 44 plates index. Pages untrimmed, very sight shelfwear, else fine. This… Read more
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Toronto: E. Pond, 2010 I travelled to India, got bitten by a Dog, went back home and got a bunch of Rabies shots, then flew back to India and ate the country. From a prize winning professional photographer in Canada is this colourful album of photographs of places, people and food in India. Unpaginated. Author inscription on title page.… Read more
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The Vision of Kabir : Love Poems of a 15th Century Weaver-Sage

by Kabir & Kumar, Sehdev

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2013
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Near Fine
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Re-issue
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9780919581340
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Mississauga: Spirit Born Foundation, 2013 Hindi poems in Roman script with English translation. "Kumar's translations of Kabir are sensitive , remarkably close to the original in spiirit and music" [First publiished 1984 by Alpha & Omega Books] The translator is Professor Emeritus at the University of Waterloo. 244p bibliography.index. Editor inscription on ffep. Signed by Translator. Re-issue. Softcover. Near Fine.… Read more
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The Americanization of Goans

by Da Silva, Ladis

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Published
1976
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Fine
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First Edition.
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9780921651000
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Mississauga, Ontario: Ladis Da Silva, 1976 Survey of the Goan community in North America. edited by Marion Da Silva. xviii, 175 pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations. Inscription on title page by Marion Da Silva.. First Edition.. Original Wraps. Fine. Illus. by Ladis Da Silva.
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To the Frontier

by Moorhouse,Geoffrey

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Published
1985
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Very Good
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1st.US Edition.
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9780030004544
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New York: Holt,Rinehart & Winston, 1985 Fascinating, observant, sympathetic descriptions of the places and people encountered on travels around the North West Frontier of India/Pakistan. "A compelling and vivid account of a journey through Sind, Baluchistan and the Punjab to the legendary North West Frontier. The author was the first foreigner for some years to ascend the Khyber Pass as… Read more
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Raj : A Scrapbook of British India

by Allen, Charles

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Published
1984
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Near Fine
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New Edition
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9780140050455
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Penguin UK, 1984 For generation after generation those doughty Victorians and Edwardians were sent out to the great teeming subcontinent of India: to the heat, the smells, the sickness and to a lifestyle that made few concessions to India or to the changing times. it was a world of pukka sahibs and tough burra mems, of Cold Weather Tours, rigidly… Read more
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Highness: Maharajahs of India

by Morrow, Anne

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Published
1987
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Good
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1st Pbk Edition
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9780586200261
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London: Grafton Books, 1987 Born to Rule: Rudyard Kipling said that God created Maharajahs so that mankind could have a spectacle of jewels and marble palaces. The Nizam od Hyderbad employed 11,000 household servants, some of whom did nothing but grind walnuts. The Maharajah of Gwalior owned a silver train which carried drinks around his dining table. Once there were… Read more
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Travellers' India: An Anthology

by Kaul, H.K [ed] [ Hari Krishen ]

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Published
1997
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Very Good
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Re-issue
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9780195639261
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Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1997 "This entertaining and instructive anthology contains nearly 400 extracts, from over 170 accounts of India, left by visitors to the country from ancient times to the early twentieth century . . . " 536p. bibliography. index. Re-issue. Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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Lives of the Indian Princes

by Allen, Charles & Dwivedi, Sharada

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Published
1984
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Near Fine
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1st UK Edition
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9780712609104
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London & Barbados: Century Publishing / Taj Hotel Group, 1984 This lavishly illsutrated book on the picturesque lifestyle of the erstwhile Indian princes and Maharajas is now available in a revised Indian edition. The Princes may have become mere citizens but the enchantment remains.. 252p. glossary. index. Dj now in protective sleeve. Large format heavy volume . 1st UK Edition.… Read more
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Journey Back to Peshawar

by Murray, Rona

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Published
1993
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As New
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9781550390346
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Victoria, BC: Sono Nis Press, 1993 1st Canadian Edition.. French Wraps. As New.
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The Making of the Jewel in the Crown

by [Scott, Paul]

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Published
1984
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1st US Edition
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9780312507053
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New York: St Martins Press, 1984 Discusses the production, filming, and cast of PBS television's Masterpiece Theater production of "The Jewel in the Crown," a fourteen-week series based on Paul Scott's "Raj Quartet," novels focusing on the tumultuous history of India between 1942 and 1949. Includes biographical informarion and reminiscences by friends Illustrated not only with scenes from the film,… Read more
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Delhi

by Brunel, Francis

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First Thus
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[Boulogne]: Editions Delroisse / Roli Books International Short introductory text in English and French, some sepia tinted reproductions of old prints, and 76 colour photographs of Delhi. List of illustrations. Unpaginated, undated [c 1980?] Photographs on endpapers. Previous owner's name on ffep. [Worldcat lists only 3 copies]. First Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.
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Indian Excursion

by Wilson, Isabel

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Published
1964
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1st Canadian Edition.
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Toronto: Longmans Canada, 1964 1st Canadian Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.
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Ajanta and Ellora

by Ghosh, Leila & Roy, Dalia

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Published
1986
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First Thus
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9780862834982
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Bombay: India Book House, 1986 The Ajanta Caves are rock-cut Buddhist cave monuments which date from the 2nd century BCE to about 480 CE in Aurangabad district of Maharashtra state of India.The aintings and rock-cut sculptures areamong the finest surviving examples of ancient Indian art. Ellora is one of the largest rock-cut monastery-temple cave complexes in the world -a UNESCO… Read more
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Travelers' Tales : India

by O'Reilly, James & Habegger, Larry

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Published
1995
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New
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1st US Edition
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9781885211019
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San Francisco: Travelers' Tales, Inc., 1995 Travelers' Tales is a new kind of travel anthology, marrying the best of the guidebook and travel literature. India is the third book in this series: a wonderful collection of place-specific tales previously scattered far and wide. Veteran travel writers James O'Reilly and Larry Habegger read hundreds of stories to select those that best… Read more
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The Gunpowder Gardens: Travels Through India and China in Search of Tea

by Goodwin, Jason

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Published
1993
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Very Good
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9780099223610
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New York: Vintage, 1993 The author's grandmothers spent their lives in China and India, daily observing the imperial custom of afternoon tea. Inspired by their memories he set off to explore the fast-disappearing relics of their world - an exploration which reached back into the history of the tea trade. In a journey through the lost European cities of the… Read more
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Studies in Modern Indian History Volume One

by Nanda, B.R. & Joshi, V.C

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Published
1972
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First Edition.
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Bombay: Orient Longman, 1972 Edited by Bal Ram Nanda & Vijaya Chandra Joshi. this volume contains a collection of papers based on lectures delivered under the auspices of the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library .214p. index. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket.
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Sawdust Castles : A Memoir

by Khan, Omar

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2016
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First Edition
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9789699760020
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Karachi, Pakistan: BBCL Publications, 2016 "Sawdust Castles has its roots in the forced migration of the author's parents when India and Pakistan were partitioned in 1947. It is a story abiout the experiences of a family who abandoned the place Bareilly, India, where their cultural identity had flourished for centuries. It is a narrative of the many miseries inflicted upon… Read more
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A Simple Introducton to Indian Classical Music

by Vedant, Prem

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Published
1976
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4th Edition.
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New Delhi: Oxford & IBH Publishing, 1976 Incudes "Teach Yoursel Sitar" and notations for some ragas. 80p. illus [ B & W] discography.. 4th Edition.. Softcover. Very Good.
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Bird and Wild Life Sanctuaries in India, Nepal & Bhutan :Check List

by Singh, Raj

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Published
1980
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First Ediiton.
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New Delhi: Nest and Wings (India), 1980 A naturalist's guide with chart of bird species and the sanctuaries where they were found. 74p.maps. illus [Worldcatlists only 4 copies of this edition]. First Ediiton.. Softcover. Very Good.
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