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THE MAHABHARATHA A CHILD'S VIEW PART 2
Written by Samhita Arni. Illustrated by Samhita Arni.
Stock no. 1507091
Published by Tara Publishing. 2nd 2002. Very good condition.

A 12 year old's version of the Mahabharatha. Part 2 concludes the epic with the Great War. Large format 11 x 8.5", pictorial card wraps. Illustrated endpapers. B/w illustrations. 168 pages. ISBN: 8186211713. Slight wear to spine and cover edges. Laminate starting to lift from bottom corner of front cover. Light scratches to rear cover. Book of the month sticker to front cover and original barcode price label to rear cover. A couple of small marks to contents.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE MAHABHARATHA A CHILD'S VIEW PART 1
Written by Samhita Arni. Illustrated by Samhita Arni.
Stock no. 1507090
Published by Tara Publishing. 2nd 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

A 12 year old's version of the Mahabharatha. Part 1 begins with the story of Santanu, and takes the reader up to the exile of the Pandavas. Large format 11 x 8.5", pictorial card wraps. Illustrated endpapers. B/w illustrations. 116 pages. ISBN: 8186211705. Tiny amount of wear to cover corners. Book of the month sticker to front cover and original barcode price label to rear cover. A couple of small faint marks to contents.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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INDIAN TALES
Written by Shenaaz Nanji. Illustrated by Christopher Corr.
Stock no. 1406553
Published by Barefoot Books. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Barefoot Collection. Stories from all over the Indian Sub-continent. Glazed pictorial boards. Pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations. 96 pages. 11 x 9". ISBN: 9781846860829. Bumping to spine. Contents excellent. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed. Rear panel has been leant on at some stage to write (causing indentations visible in certain light). A little foxing to top of verso.
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THE PUFFIN BOOK OF MAGICAL INDIAN MYTHS
Written by Anita Nair. Illustrated by Atanu Roy.
Stock no. 1406548
Published by Puffin Books. 1st 2007. Almost very good condition.

Glazed silver pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 182 pages. 10 x 8". ISBN: 9780143330042. Spine and most corners a little bumped. Top corner of rear board is badly bumped. Old price label to bottom of rear board. Couple of light scratches to covers. Bumping to top corner of contents. A little transfer of colour from some illustrations to opposite page.
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SEASONS OF SPLENDOUR TALES, MYTHS & LEGENDS OF INDIA
Written by Madhur Jaffrey. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1507018
Published by Pavilion Books. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The rich heritage of Indian myth and folklore brought vividly to life in dramatic yet simple language and by bold and imaginative colour and b/w illustrations. Scarlet cloth, gilt titles. 128 pages includes glossary. 11 x 8". ISBN: 0907516580. Base of spine bumped. A couple of small dark marks to lower edge of front cover. Name in pencil to front endpaper. Contents clean. A few fox spots to top edge of text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn with creasing to base of slightly faded spine. Light scratches to rear panel.
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TALES FROM EASTERN WONDERLANDS
Written by Oliver Brown. Illustrated by Ernest Prater.
Stock no. 1406532
Published by Carey Press. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and illustration to front. B/w illustrations. 95 pages. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Couple of marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Page edges foxed. Small bookworm holes to top margin of a couple of pages. Wrapper has loss to all edges and is grubby.
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THE FLOWER MAIDEN AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Runa Khan Marre. Illustrated by Fakhrul Munir.
Stock no. 1506986
Published by The University Press Limited. 1st 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Fairy Tales from Bangladesh. These stories are about love, jealousy, bravery, loyalty, nobility, meanness, compassion and the triumph of truth and patience. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover. Colour and b/w illustrations. 5 stories. 88 pages. ISBN: 984051511X. A little bumping to spine and corners. A couple of small brown marks to front of spine. Bookseller's label to front pastedown. Top corner torn from last page in book, it is stuck to pastedown. Dustwrapper is edge worn with price label to front flap and remains of tiny white label on rear flap.
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THE PEOPLE WHO HUGGED THE TREES
Written by Deborah Lee Rose. Illustrated by Birgitta Saflund.
Stock no. 1506980
Published by Roberts Rinehart Publishers. 1st USA 1990. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An Environmental Folk Tale adapted from a story of Rajasthan, India. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Unpaginated. ISBN: 0911797807. Foxing to top edge of text block. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with a little fading to spine and small price label to rear panel.
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A BIRDWATCHERS' GUIDE TO INDIA
Written by Krys Kazmierczak; Raj Singh. Illustrated by John C. Anderton; Carl D'Silva.
Stock no. 2122334
Published by Prion Ltd.. 1998. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 1871104084. Vertical creasing to spine. Some cover corners are a bit creased.
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ROAD OF BONES THE SIEGE OF KOHIMA 1944
Written by Fergal Keane.
Stock no. 1608920
Published by Harper Press. 1st 2010. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The epic story of the last great stand of empire. 548 pages. B/w and colour plates. ISBN: 9780007132409. Spine and corners bumped, with some creasing to top corner of front board. Contents near fine.
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SUN BABIES
Written by Cornelia Sorabji.
Stock no. 1315477
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1918. Good condition.

Large format. Grey boards with pictorial onlay. 8 Studies in colour by G.H. Re-backed with pale brown cloth. New dark brown endpapers. Covers worn. Grubby fingermarks to page margins.
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STEAM: INDIA'S LAST STEAM TRAINS
Written by Mark Tully. Illustrated by Stephen Dupont.
Stock no. 1607628
Published by Dewi Lewis Publishing. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Photographs by Stephen Dupont. Introduction by Mark Tully. B/w photos. ISBN: 1899235272.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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