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Image for Catalogue of the Heads and Horns of Indian Big Game Bequeathed By A. O. Hume, C.B., To the British Museum (Natural History)

Catalogue of the Heads and Horns of Indian Big Game Bequeathed By A. O. Hume, C.B., To the British Museum (Natural History)

By: Lydekker, R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, The Trustees of the British Museum: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037695

Condition: Good+


45 pages. Foxing on end leaves. Institutional stamp on end leaves, tissue guard, title page, and first page of text. Volume remains tight and is otherwise very clean View more info

Image for Mammals Collected By Dr. W. L. Abbott on Borneo and Some of the Small Adjacent Islands

Mammals Collected By Dr. W. L. Abbott on Borneo and Some of the Small Adjacent Islands

By: Lyon, Marcus Ward, Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1911

Edition: Off Print of the First

Seller ID: 035126

Condition: Fair


Offprint from "The Proceedings of the United States National Museum, Vol. 40, pages 53-146, with plates 1-7. Paper wrap covers are chipped and worn, and are detached from the text. Inked name on front cover and title page. Contents are otherwise clean and intact. View more info

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Hindu-Koh: Wanderings and Wild Sport on and Beyond the Himalayas

By: MacIntyre, Donald

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Blackwood & Sons Ltd: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035590

Condition: Good+


464 pages, plus 24 pages of ads and plates. Nicely rebound in matching brown cloth and retaining original spine and top covers. Lovely vignette on top cover is slightly rubbed, though remains clear. Inked name on recto of frontispiece dated 1889. Occasional light foxing and occasional penciled marginalia. Tight and otherwise clean. View more info

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A Very Old Machine: The Many Origins of the Cinema in India

By: Mahadevan, Sudhir

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Albany, SUNY Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Seller ID: 034597

ISBN: 1438458290

Condition: Fine


242 pages, indexed. View more info

Wild is Beautiful: Introduction to the Magnificient, Rich and Varied Fauna and Wildlife of Nepal

By: Majupuria, Trilok Chandra (Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lalitpur Colony, S. Devi: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033456

Condition: Very Good+


507 pages. Inside flaps of dust jacket have been pulled loose from where they were once spot glued to the front paste downs of the book. Otherwise, very slight signs of use, but overall a tight and very clean copy. View more info

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Magsaysay: The People's President

By: Martinez, Manuel F. (Edited By Nelson A. Navarro)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Makati, The Philippines, RMJ Development Corporation:

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Seller ID: 034503

ISBN: 9719318201

Condition: Fine


Copyright is 2005. Printed by Salesiana Publishers. 254 pages. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

The Light Comes to Yin: A Story of China' Women

By: Matson, Edla C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Covenant Book Concern:

Seller ID: 031979

Condition: Very Good


Copyright is 1931. 127 pages. View more info

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In Malay Forest

By: Maxwell, George

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Blackwood and Sons: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029638

Condition: Good


306 pages, plus 32 pages of ads. Inscribed to Sterling Larrabee by the authors brother, Eric Maxwell, on blank front free end page. Covers show a little rubbing along edges and very light wear at spine ends and corners. There is a partial, circular, glass stain on top cover. Volume remains tight and is otherwise clean and intact. View more info

Chinese Country Antiques: Vernacular Furniture and Accessories, C. 1780-1920

By: McCormick, Andrea & Lynde McCormick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Atglen, PA, Schiffer Publishing:

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Seller ID: 032768

ISBN: 0764311441

Condition: Fine


Copyright is 2000. 176 pages. View more info

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South Southeast

By: McCurry, Steve

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035259

ISBN: 0714839388

Condition: Fine


Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. Due to the size and weight of this volume, additional charges may apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Image for Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India.  With Additional References to Their Allied Species in Other Parts of the World

Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India. With Additional References to Their Allied Species in Other Parts of the World

By: Messurier, A. Le

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, W. Thacker and Co.: 1904

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 032838

Condition: Good+


323+ pages. Cloth covers show several small splash stains on spine. Corners are lightly bumped. Inked name/address at top of blank front free end page. Foxing on first and last few leaves. Volume remains tight and otherwise clean and intact. View more info

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The Expedition to the Philippines

By: Millet, F. D.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1899

Seller ID: 037766

Condition: Good


274 pages. Private library book plate on front paste down. Ink stamp of a masonic lodge is seen on the upper edge of the text block. Spine cover is a little faded and the slight discoloration, where a library label was removed, can be seen. There is a light diagonal crease that can been seen on the first five leaves. Volume remains tight and is otherwise clean. View more info

Headhunting in the Solomon Islands

By: Mytinger, Caroline

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1942

Edition: BOMC

Seller ID: 032020

Condition: Fine


416 pages. Lovely book club edition. Dust jacket shows a small chip over top cover at head of spine, and a half inch closed tear from lower edge over top cover. Jacket shows a half inch open year along lower edge over bottom cover. The dust jacket is otherwise bright and very clean, and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

Byways of the Tropic Seas: Wanderings Among the Solomons and in the Malay Archipelago

By: Norden, Hermann

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Macrae Smith Company:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032007

Condition: Very Good


250 pages, plus plates and twos folding maps. Lettering on spine covers is a little faded. Corners are very lightly bumped. Light foxing on edges and end leaves. Volume remains tight and is otherwise very clean. View more info

Image for A Game-Book for Burma & Adjoining Territories:  The Types, Distribution and Habits of Large and Small Game, Together with Notes on Game Preservation, Photography, Tracking, Still-Hunting and the Care and Measurement of Trophies

A Game-Book for Burma & Adjoining Territories: The Types, Distribution and Habits of Large and Small Game, Together with Notes on Game Preservation, Photography, Tracking, Still-Hunting and the Care and Measurement of Trophies

By: Peacock, E. H.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, H. F. & G. Witherby: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035591

Condition: Good


292 pages, plus plates. Light foxing on edges and just a little internally. Top hinge is lose, but holding. General light wear and age, though overall a fairly solid and clean copy. View more info

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The World of the Tiger

By: Perry, Richard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1965

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 035595

Condition: Near Fine


260 pages. Book shows only slight signs of age and use. Jacket shows a one inch closed tear with horizontal crease at lower edge over top cover. Jacket shows a little other fairly light wear, though remains bright and clean, and is now in a clear protective sleeve. View more info

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Chasing the Dragon's Tail

By: Rabinowitz, Alan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1991

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Seller ID: 035574

ISBN: 0385445176

Condition: Fine


241 pages. Price clipped jacket is otherwise Fine and now in a clear protective sleeve. View more info

Image for Camping and Tramping in Malaya:  Fifteen Years' Pioneering in the Native States of the Malay Peninsula

Camping and Tramping in Malaya: Fifteen Years' Pioneering in the Native States of the Malay Peninsula

By: Raithborne, Ambrose B.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, Swan Sonnenschein & Co., Lim: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032606

Condition: Good-


339 pages, plus folding map. Ex-Library, bound in older cloth binding, with usual markings internal and external. Folding map with a few small fold tears and a few small misfold creases, but overall in good condition. View more info

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I Made Millions and Lost Them

By: Rama, F. C. De La

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Nation-Ad Philippines, Inc:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034508

Condition: Very Good


Copyright is 1957. 236 pages. Red cloth covers show light rubbing on edges. End leaves are a little darkened and show a couple light smudges. Volume remains tight and is otherwise clean and intact. Inside top flap of dust jacket is detached. Jacket shows one inch of paper loss over head of spine. Jacket shows other lighter edge wear. Otherwise, jacket is bright and clean, and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

The Seventh Great Oriental Monarchy or the Geography, History, and Antiquities of Sassanian or New Perian Empire, Collected and Illustrated from Ancient and Modern Sources (Two Volumes, Complete, Bound in One)

By: Rawlinson, George

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company:

Seller ID: 028435

Condition: Very Good-


Early reprint copy with no date, though circa 1900; Volumes 1 & 2 bound as a single volume; 338 & 351 pages, plus folding maps and chromolithographic frontispiece. Small sticker near foot of spine with private library number; Green cloth shows light rubbing and a few slight scuffs, though remains clean and with bright gilt stamped lettering on spine; Small inked number at top of front paste down, as well as small inked stamped name near center of same page; Frontis piece shows a one inch closed tear from lower edge (left edge when viewing frontispiece); Volume remains tight and is otherwise ... View more info