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1 A Survey of the Fauna of Iraq. Mammals, Birds, Reptiles, Etc. Made By Members of the Mesopotamia Expeditionary Force "D" 1915-1919
Bombay The Bombay Natural History Society Cloth - Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 
No date, though circa 1923. "...first published in the Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society during the years 1918-1923 and are now reprinted and published in one volume with the authority of the Iraq government." 402 pages, plus plates and maps. Cloth covers are significantly damaged over spine, and are mottled along upper edge of top cover. Lettering on spine is mostly lacking, though lettering on top cover remains good. There is a signature on the blank front free end page and the date of July 1927. There are penciled notations on blank front free end page and a little on title page. Volume remains tight and contents are otherwise very clean. 
Price: 75.00 USD
 
 
2 Gazetteer to Maps of the Philippine Islands: Map Series AMS S401 (Second Edition)
Washington, D. C. War Department, Army Map Service 1944 Second Edition Soft Cover Good No Jacket 
239 pages, plus folding map. Front cover is partially detached and shows inked numbers along lower edge. Light general use/wear, though otherwise tight and fairly clean copy. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Native Woods for Construction Purposes in the Western Pacific Region
3 Native Woods for Construction Purposes in the Western Pacific Region
Washington, D. C. Bureau of Yards and Docks Department of the Navy 1944 Revised Soft Cover Good No Dust Jacket 
382 pages, plus plate and five maps. Covers show general light wear with some foxing and tape over center of cover. Light foxing of first and last few leaves, and on edges. A few small tears along binding of folding maps. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
4 Allchin, F. R. The Archaeology of Early Historic South Asia
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1995 0521376955 / 9780521376952 First American Edition Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket sm 4to 
371 pages, soft bound; Corners are very slightly bumped; Very slight signs of handling; Overall a tight, very clean, and intact copy. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
5 Aoki, B. A Hand-List of Japanese and Formosan Mammals
Annotationes Zoologicae Japonenses 1913 Reprint Soft Cover Good No Jacket 
Pp: 261-353, in paper wrap covers. Reprinted from Annotationes Zoologicae Japonenses, Vol. VIII., Part 2., 1913. Ink stamped "With Compliments of B. Aoki" on top cover. Inked numbers at upper edge of top cover, and inked institutional stamps in blank space on top cover and first page. Some paper loss over spine and other light general wear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
6 Atkinson, Edwin T. Kumaun Hills: Its History, Geography and Anthropology with Reference to Garhwai and Nepal
Delhi 6, India Cosmo Publications 1974 Reprint Cloth - Hard Cover Good Good 
Pp, ; 268-697, plus index; "offprint from The Himalayan Gazetteer, Vol. II, Forming Chapters III-VII and is complete in itself; Corners are a little bumped, and hinges (Internal) are weekend; Old markings on blank front free end page have been partially removed; Text block remains tight and contents are otherwise clean and intact; DJ is price clipped and shows scattered general wear, though all lettering remains good; DJ is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
7 Babault, Guy Recherches Zoologiques Dans Les Provinces Centrales De L'Inde et Dans Les Regions Occidentales De L'Himalaya
Paris Librairie Plon First Edition Quarter Leather Good+ No Jacket 
Copyright is 1921. 236 pages, plus plates and two folding maps. Edges are a little rubbed, and there is a one inch closed tear in the leather along the top joint of the cover at foot of spine. Book plate on front paste down. Other very light wear, though overall a tight and clean copy. 
Price: 175.00 USD
 
 
8 Banner, Hubert S. Romantic Java: As It Was & Is
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott Cloth - Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
No date, though circa 1927. Light foxing on fore edge and first/last few leaves including end leaves. Bright red cloth covers with good gilt stamped lettering and decoration. Tight and otherwise clean copy. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
Catalogue of Western Asiatic Glass in the British Museum, Volume I, Barag, D.
9 Barag, D. Catalogue of Western Asiatic Glass in the British Museum, Volume I
London British Museum Publications Limited 0714111139 / 9780714111131 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 4to 
132 pages, plus plates. Slight age toning along edges. Otherwise Fine. Dust jacket shows slight signs of handling. Jacket remains bright and clean, and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
10 Beckmann, Frank Harrison West of the Golden Gate
Boston The Stratford Company Cloth - Hard Cover Very Good Good Inscribed and Signed by all Authors
Copyright is 1926. 257 pages. Corner is lightly bumped. Dust jacket shows general light edge wear, along with three half inch closed tears. Wear and small tears over spine ends. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
11 Bevan, H. (Major) Thirty Years in India: Or, A Soldier's Reminiscences of Native and European Life in the Presidencies, From 1808 to 1838 (Two Volumes)
London Pelham Richardson 1839 First Edition Quarter Leather Good+ No Jacket 
344 pages, plus hand colored frontispiece and folding map & 367 pages, plus two plates; Twentieth century binding with brown leather over spine and blue cloth over boards. Plain gilt stamped lettering on spines. Covers show light rubbing and scuffs; Folding map shows small closed tear at binding, just entering border, and a misfold along edge; Both volumes remain tight and generally clean, and contents are complete and intact. 
Price: 1250.00 USD
 
 
12 Brandis, Dietrich Indian Trees: An Account of Trees, Shrubs, Woody Climbers, Bamboos and Palms Indigenous or Commonly Cultivated In the British Indian Empire
London Archibald Constable & Co. LTD 1907 First Edition, Second Printing Full Leather Good No Jacket 
767 pages. Half title page is a little worn and has been reinforced at the binding with tape. Volume shows general light wear and use, though remains tight, otherwise intact, and generally clean. Due to weight, additional charges will apply to priority and/or international shipping. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Jottings During the Cruise of H.M.S Curacoa Among the South Sea Islands in 1865, Brenchley, Julius L.
13 Brenchley, Julius L. Jottings During the Cruise of H.M.S Curacoa Among the South Sea Islands in 1865
London Longmans, Green, and Co. 1873 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Good- No Dust Jacket J. Smit; G. H. Ford; & A. G. Butler 
487 pages indexed, plus folding colored frontispiece; nine un-numbered plates in main text of which one is color; and 50 natural history plates after J. Smit, G. H. Ford, and A. G. Butler. These include 21 bird plates after Smit and four butterfly plates after Butler. The remaining plates are after Ford, and include four reptile plates (uncolored), ten fish plates (five are uncolored), seven shell plates and three insect plates. Of the natural history plates, all but nine of Ford's reptile plates are hand colored. Folding map at rear, preceding index. All plates except the frontispiece remain tissue guarded. Green cloth over beveled boards with gilt lettering and decoration. Rebacked, retaining most of cloth spine covers. Cloth is rubbed, and shows some wear at corners. Top hinge is cracked and a little loose. First few leaves with foxing, affecting some of the folding frontis plate, and title page at gutter. Front free end leaf and half title page show chips along upper edge, and ffep with previous penciled dealer notes. Plates are generally very good, but are a little darkened along edges. Tissue guards are a bit tattered. 
Price: 700.00 USD
 
 
India Looks to Her Future, Buck, Oscar MacMillan
14 Buck, Oscar MacMillan India Looks to Her Future
New York Friendship Press Cloth - Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Signed By the Author
Copyright is 1930. 214 pages. Signed in name only by the author on title page. Previous owner's name, date, and address are inked at the top of the front map paste down. Light signs of use and age. Otherwise a tight and fairly clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
15 Chamberlain, Basil Hall (compiled By Kazuo Koizumi) Letters from Basil Hall Chamberlain to Lafcadio Hearn
Tokyo The Hokuseido Press 1936 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Near Fine Poor 
158 pages. Top edge of text block is gilded. End leaves are darkened. Volume is otherwise Fine. Dust jacket shows chips and tears up to two inches from upper edge affecting title lettering over top and bottom covers. Jacket shows a little other chipping and rubbing on edges, though not affecting other portions of text or image. Dust jacket is otherwise clean and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. Housed in original slipcase with rubbed, but intact, paper labels. 
Price: 250.00 USD
 
 
16 Count De Lesdain From Peking to Sikkim Through the Ordos, the Gobi Desert, and Tibet
New York E. P. Dutton and Company 1908 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
301 pages. Top edge gilded. Cloth covers are a little rubbed on edges and show light wear at corners. There are a couple of small tears in cloth at head of spine. Top hinge (internal) is a little loosened, though volume remains fairly tight. General light wear and age. 
Price: 150.00 USD
 
 
17 De Windt, Harry A Ride to India: Across Persia and Baluchistan
London Chapman and Hall 1891 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
339 pages, plus ads, 22 b/w plates, and folding map. Ex-Library with white inked numbers on lower spine, book plate on front paste down, inked numbers on blank verso of title page, and check out sheet and pocket on rear end page. Penciled name of original owner on blank front free end page, and oval blind stamp of same on title page. Top hinge (internal) is cracked, though remains tight. Small clipping affixed to top edge of title page announcing a visit by the author and his wife to his parents in Cambridge. Map shows a little mis-folding and there is a three inch closed tear into map image on bound edge. Volume remains tight and otherwise intact. 
Price: 350.00 USD
 
 
18 De Wit, August Java: Facts and Fancies
The Hague W. P. Van Stockum & Son 1912 Cloth - Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
321 pages. Light rubbing on edge, and just a little light foxing on top edge of text block. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
19 Dening, Walter The Life of Toyotomi Hideyoshi
Tokyo The Hokuseido Press 1955 Fourth Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 
First published in 1888. 360 pages, plus folding frontispiece. Slight crease along top hinge (inside), likely from pressure against the fold on the frontispiece. Otherwise, volume remains tight, bright, and very clean. Dust jacket remains protected in publishers glassine wrap. Jacket is slightly darkened along edges. Glassine wrap is also a little darkened and shows a few small chips, but remains in near very good condition. Dust jacket, along with glassine wrap, are now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
20 Deraniyagala, P. E. P. A Colored Atlas of Some Vertebrates From Ceylon, Volume One: Fishes; Volume Two: Serpentoid Reptilia; Volume Three: Tetrapod Reptilia
The Ceylon Government Press / National Museums First Edition Fair No Jacket Oblong 4to 
Complete set of three volumes, published in 1952, 1953, & 1955. Volume one is hard bound in cloth covers. 149 pages, plus 34 color plates. A couple plates have stuck and show tears along upper edge not affecting image or lettering. Volume two is soft bound in a red leatherette cover. 100 pages, plus 35 color plates. Covers of volume two are very brittle, chipped, and for the most part missing. Volume three is bound in paper wraps. 121 pages, plus fourteen color plates and seven black and white plates. Corners are bumped, and covers show a few tears at spine ends. Due to size and weight of this three volume set, extra charges will be assessed for priority and/or international shipping. 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
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