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The Universe in a Single Atom: The Convergence of Science and Spirituality [and] The Art of Happiness: A Handbook For Living [2 VOLS]
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The Universe in a Single Atom: The Convergence of Science and Spirituality [and] The Art of Happiness: A Handbook For Living [2 VOLS]

By His Holiness the Dalai Lama; [and] Howard C. Cutler

Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2005. Hardcover. Near Fine. Octavos. 216 pages indexed and 319 pages, respectively. Two volume Set. Hardcovers bound in full red leather with gilt decorations on spine and boards. Raised spine bands. Bindings are lightly rubbed. All edges gilt. Yellow silk moire endpapers. Yellow ribbon bookmarks. The bookmark of "The Universe in an Atom" book is frayed at the end. The top corner of the front cover of "The Art of Happiness" is very slightly bumped. Text is clean and sound. These books are NOT signed.

$200.00

The Works of Mencius.  Translated, with Critical and ExegeticalNotes, Prolegomena, and Copious Indexes
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The Works of Mencius. Translated, with Critical and ExegeticalNotes, Prolegomena, and Copious Indexes

By Mencius; Translated by James Legge

New York: Dover Publications, 1970. Soft cover. Good. 8vo. 587 pages. Soft cover bound in purple and black wrappers. The binding is worn but sound. No markings in the text.

$6.00

Jataka Tales of the Buddha: An Anthology - Three Volume Set in Slipcase

By Kawasaki, Ken and Visakha

Kandy, Sri Lanka: Buddhist Publication Society, 2009. Soft cover. Very Good. N. A. P. G Dharmawardena. 8vo. 1297 total pages, indexed. Three softcover volumes in a colour illustrated glossy slipcase. Slipcase has scuffs, bumping at corners. Volume 3 has bumping in the upper right corner of the text block. Some pages show slight wrinkling as a result. Text is free of highlighting or marking.

$40.00

The Wisdom of Akhnaton.

By Grantham, A. E.

New York: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1920. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 179 pages. Hardcover bound in quarter tan cloth and with blue paper-covered boards. The binding is moderately rubbed and worn; corners are a bit bumped. A sound copy with secure inner hinges and clean text.

$25.00

Purana. Vasanta-Pancami Number. Vol XIX, No. 1. January, 1977.

By Various.

Fort, Ramnagar, Varanasi: All-India Kashiraj Trust, 1977. Soft cover. Good. 8vo. 249 pages. Soft cover bound in off white wrappers. Wrapper at lower spine is tearing. Cover is worn and foxed. Hinges are sound and text is clean. `

$8.00

Buddhist Stories for Children

By Hunt, E. K. Shinkaku

Honolulu, Hawaii: Takiko Ichinose / Sot Zen Temple, 1959. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. Eli R. Marozzi. 8vo. 73 pages. Soft cover bound in brown cloth-backed wrappers. The binding is rubbed but sound. Text is clean. Illustrated with drawings.

$20.00

Karma: Nature's Law of Justice

By Rogers, L.W.

Wheaton, IL: The Theosophical Society. Paperback. Very Good. 12mo. 19 pages. Softcover staple-bound in green paper wrappers. Corners are rubbed. Pages are toned but sound.

$8.00

More Wisdom of Silver Birch

By Barbanell, Sylvia (Editor)

London: Spiritualist Press, 1955. 3rd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 199 pages. Hardcover in red cloth covered boards. Spine is sunned. Inner hinges are secure. Prior owner's name sticker on front flyleaf. Text is clean and sound. Some pages are dog-eared.

$40.00

Philosopher's Stone of Wisdom

By Grewal, Balwant Singh

USA: N.p, 1939. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 105 pages. First edition hardcover bound in yellow cloth. Covers show moderate rubbing. Corners are rubbed. Inner hinges secure. Prior owner's name written on front flyleaf. Text is toned but sound. Author's name label on title page and last page of book.

$25.00

Sacred India (Lonely Planet)
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Sacred India (Lonely Planet)

By Kaur, Sharon

Oakland, CA, U.S.A.: Lonely Planet Publications, 2002. Soft cover. Very Good. Oblong 4to. 166 pages. Soft cover bound in orange wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within.

$10.00

The Sankhayana Aranyaka with an Appendix on the Mahavrata. (Oriental Translation Fund, New Series Vol. XVIII)

By Keith, Arthur Berriedale

London: The Royal Asiatic Society, 1908. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 85 pages. Hardcover bound in navy blue cloth. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. This is the original 1908 edition.

$60.00

Buddhistische Heilige; Charakterbilder.

By Schmidt, Kurt.

Konstanz, Germany: Konstanz, Germany: C. Weller & Co Verlag, (1947)., 1947. Soft cover. Good. Good. 8vo. 105 pages. Softcover bound in beige printed wrappers with lettering in green. Covers are worn and toned with brief tears and chips to the edges. Contents are toned and mostly uncut. Text is in german.

$6.00

Hermann Hesse: The Man Who Sought and Found Himself. (Modern German Authors, New Series Volume Two)

By Sorell, Walter

London: Oswald Wolff, 1974. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. 143 pages. Hardcover with a green dust jacket. Light wear to the jacket. Prior owner's signature on the front flyleaf. A nice, clean copy.

$30.00

Shintoism and Buddhism Compared (SIGNED)

By Sakai, Atsuharu

Japan: N.p., 1956. Paperback. Very Good. 16mo. 21 pages. Bound in what appears to be green pattered silk over flexible boards with a white label pastedown on front cover. Previous owner signature on front flyleaf. SIGNED by author on title page in both western script and in Japanese. Darkening inside front and rear covers where staples are. Text is clean and sound. No copyright date in the book, but the prior owner has written a 1956 date on the front flyleaf.

$20.00