Category: India

Sort

Showing 1-4 of 4

Image for Narrative of a Journey Through the Upper Provinces of India, from Calcutta to Bombay, 1824-1825. (With Notes Upon Ceylon,) an Account of a Journey to Badras and the Southern Provinces, 1826, and Letters Written in India (Three Volumes)

Narrative of a Journey Through the Upper Provinces of India, from Calcutta to Bombay, 1824-1825. (With Notes Upon Ceylon,) an Account of a Journey to Badras and the Southern Provinces, 1826, and Letters Written in India (Three Volumes)

By: Heber, Reginald

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1829

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 037710

Condition: Fair


Complete in three volumes with all plates and the large folding map of India. Marbled end leaves and edges. Covers are worn and scuffed. All boards are detached. Leather spine labels are rubbed and a little faded, though gilt stamped lettering remains clear. Book plate on front paste down of all three volumes, and ink stamp of a masonic grand lodge is seen on the upper edge of all three text blocks. There is a little offsetting front the frontispiece of volume I onto the title page. The contents are otherwise clean, bright, and crisp. This would make a nice copy for binding or restorat... View more info

Image for The Mammals of India; A Natural History of All the Animals Known to Inhabit Continental India

The Mammals of India; A Natural History of All the Animals Known to Inhabit Continental India

By: Jerdon, T. C.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, John Wheldon: 1874

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 035079

Condition: Fair


First published by the author in 1867, this 1874 reprint is noted to be not a new edition, but rather "a great many clerical and literal errors, which had crept into the Calcutta edition, have been corrected." 335 pages. Green cloth covers with gilt stamped lettering and decoration which remains bright. Covers show a few stains, and general wear at corners and spine ends. Rear hinge (internal) is broke, and top hinge is cracked. Volume remains fairly tight. Front free end page shows small chips along top edge. Inked name at top of title page. Some penciled marginalia on just a ... View more info

Image for Islam on Untouchability (Muslim Brotherhood Series No. 5)

Islam on Untouchability (Muslim Brotherhood Series No. 5)

By: [Gauba, K. L.]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Lahore, The Secretary, Collegiate Muslim Brotherhood:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035374

Condition: Good


No date of publication, though circa 1933. State first edition, limited to 4000 copies. 30 pages, saddle stapled. Vertical crease through entire booklet, and light small blue scribble on front cover. Otherwise tight and in good condition. View more info

Image for Sketches of India: Written By an Officer for Fire-Side Travellers At-Home

Sketches of India: Written By an Officer for Fire-Side Travellers At-Home

By: [Sherer, Moyle]

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green: 1825

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 015918

Condition: Very Good-


297 pages. Modern leather spine covers, with original marbled paper over boards and old leather over corners. Original portion of covers shows some rubbing and a little wear along edges. Scattered light foxing. Volume is tight, and the contents are otherwise clean and intact. View more info