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There are 19 books in this catalogue.
Gandhi, Mahatma:  The Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi V (1905-1906)
Book Number: 22120
Publications Division New Delhi Govenment of India, 1961 Large 8vo. grey cloth hardcover. 520pp. index. + b/w plates. very good. / no d/w.
Keywords: Mahatma Gandhi indian letters history south africa
Price: $25.00


Grant, John Webster:  God''s People in India
Book Number: 32641
Toronto: Ryerson, 1959. 8vo. hardcover. 112pp. very good. / good d/w.
Keywords: God''s People in India
Price: $15.00


Swayne-Thomas, April:  Indian summer: A Mem-sahib in India and Sind
Book Number: 32823
London New English Library 1981 4to hardcover 175pp colour & b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Keywords: Swayne Thomas April Indian summer A Mem sahib in India and Sind Swayne Thomas April
Price: $12.00


Rizvi, S.A.A.:  Wonder That Was India, Volume II 1200-1700. A Survey of the History and Culture of the Indian Sub-Continent from the Coming of the Muslims to the British Conquest 1200-1700.
Book Number: 33507
London, Sidgwick & Jackson 1987 8vo hardcover 416pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Keywords: India indian history Sub-Continent Muslims British Conquest
Price: $25.00


Moraes, Dom F:  Mrs. Gandhi
Book Number: 33582
London J. Cape 1980. Uncorrected proof. 8vo softcover 326pp index, b/w illus. very good.
Keywords: Gandhi Indira 1917 1984 Mrs Gandhi Moraes Dom F
Price: $8.00


Chakravarty, Suhash:  The Raj Syndrome - A Stury in Imperial Perceptions
Book Number: 41665
Penguin Books Ltd August 29, 1991 8vo softcover 256 pp very good.
Keywords: The Raj Syndrome No Author
Price: $8.00


Rytasha:  Alchemy : The Autobiography of the Angel of Bengal
Book Number: 42498
Random House of Canada, Limited 1992 8vo hardcover 188pp, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Keywords: hare krishna indian religionfood relief international Autobiography Angel Bengal Rytasha
Price: $12.00


Olivelle, Patrick (Translator):  Pancatantra: The Book of India's Folk Wisdom
Book Number: 43174
Oxford University Press, USA January 8, 1998 8vo softcover 256pp very good. The Pancatantra is the most famous collection of fables in India and was one of the earliest Indian books to be translated into Western languages. No other work of Indian literature has had a greater influence on world literature, and no other collection of stories has become as popular in India itself. Patrick Olivelle presents the Pancatantra in all its complexity and rich ambivalence, examining central elements of political and moral philosophy alongside the many controversial issues surrounding its history. This new translation vividly reveals the story-telling powers of the original author, while detailed notes illuminate aspects of ancient Indian society and religion to the non-specialist reader.
Keywords: philosophy german literature free will classical texts in translation germany hinduism krishna india texts nonfiction my library eastern classics Pancatantra The Book of India's Folk Wisdom Olivelle Patrick (Translator)
Price: $6.00


Curzon of Kedleston, Marquess:  A Viceroy's India. Leaves from Lord Curzon's Note-book
Book Number: 43237
London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1984 4to. hardcover. 192pp. b/w illus. very good. / good+ d/w.
Keywords: indian history viceroy british curzon
Price: $12.00


Sen, Mala:  India's Bandit Queen
Book Number: 48896
Harpercollins January 1, 2001 8vo softcover 260pp very good. In 1983, 26-year-old Phoolan Devi made a conditional surrender in front of thousands of people to the government of India on charges of murdering 22 high-caste Hindu men. Labeled as India's "Bandit Queen," she had been an outlaw for almost two years; the murders were revenge for the life of her lover and for her own kidnap and rape. This is the story of a woman, born in poverty and the low ranks of a caste system, who fought back against a system of oppressors. She managed to keep her life and is serving a jail sentence. Much of this book is compiled from her prison letters.
Keywords: India's Bandit Queen Sen Mala
Price: $8.00


Allen, Charles:  A Mountain in Tibet. The Search for Mount Kailas and the Sources of the Great Rivers of India
Book Number: 53628
Futuara 1996 8vo. softcover. 254pp. index, b/w illus. Very good.
Keywords: travel tibet india
Price: $8.00


Adams, Jad:  Dynasty the Nehru Gandhi Story
Book Number: 54735
Penguin Putnam trade May 29, 1997 8vo softcover 400pp very good.
Keywords: Biography Dynasty the Nehru Gandhi Story Adams Jad
Price: $8.00


Fitchett, W. H.:  The Tale of the Great Mutiny
Book Number: 60291
Smith Elder & Co: London, 1902. 8vo. blue cloth hardcover. 384pp. index. b/w illus. Good.
Keywords: mutiny british india history
Price: $15.00


Moraes, Dom F:  Mrs. Gandhi
Book Number: 61903
Jonathan Cape 1980 8vo. hardcover. 336pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: history biography india gandhi
Price: $12.00


Basham, A. L.:  The Wonder That Was India.: a Survey of the History and Culture of the Indian Sub-Continent Before the Coming of the Muslims.
Book Number: 61986
Picador 2004. 8vo. softcover. 572pp. index, b/w illus. maps. Very good.
Keywords: india history asia
Price: $15.00


Rizvi, S A A:  The Wonder That Was India II 1200-1700.: a Survey of the History and Culture of the Indian Sub-Continent Before the Coming of the Muslims to the British Conquest 1200 - 1700
Book Number: 61987
Picador 2005 8vo. softcover. 416pp. index, b/w illus. maps. Very good.
Keywords: india history asia
Price: $15.00


Chadha, Yogesh:  Rediscovering Gandhi
Book Number: 62786
Century Books, London, 1997. 8vo. hardcover. 546pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: history biography india gandhi
Price: $15.00


Adams, Jad:  Gandhi. Naked Ambition
Book Number: 62787
Quercus , London , 2010 8vo. softcover. 323pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, page edges toned.
Keywords: history biography india gandhi
Price: $12.00


Collins, Larry and Dominique Lapierre:  Freedom at Midnight. How Britain Gave Away an Empire.
Book Number: 62788
Collins, London, 1975. 8vo. hardcover. 500pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Good chipped d/w.
Keywords: india history
Price: $15.00