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BIRDS OF INDIA (COLLINS FIELD GUIDE)
Written by Norman Arlott. Illustrated by Norman Arlott.
Stock no. 1317145
Published by William Collins. 1st 2015. Slightly better than very good condition.

Every species of bird you might encounted in India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutun, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, the Andaman Islands, the Nicobar Islands and the Maldives. Beautiful colour illustrations depicting breeding plumage and non-breeding plumage when it differs significantly. Distribution maps. Glazed pictorial boards. 400 pages (including index). ISBN: 9780007429554. Spine and corners bumped. Small dent to lower edge of rear cover. Contents fine.

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THE BOOK OF INDIAN BIRDS
Written by Salim Ali.
Stock no. 1815290
Published by The Bombay Natural History Society. 12th 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

12th edition, revised and enlarged centenary edition. 64 colour plates plus 8 plates colour photos. lvii and 354 pages including index. ISBN: 0195637313. Reprint. Imperfect band to cloth. One or two marks to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned to rear panel and a little grubby, rear edge of spine is rubbed.

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BIRDS OF THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: A FIELD GUIDE
Written by Ranjit Manakadan; J.C. Daniel; Nikhil Bhopale. Illustrated by John Henry Dick.
Stock no. 1815133
Published by The Bombay Natural History Society; Oxford University Press. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Based on Salim Ali & Dillon Ripley's 'Pictorial Guide'. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780198077237. Boards slightly grubby. Rear board has small publisher's price label.

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INDIAN BIRDS IN FOCUS
Written by Amano Samarpan.
Stock no. 1609802
Published by Wisdom Tree. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed illustrated boards. Birds of the Indian subcontinent and their habitats. Colour photos. ISBN: 9788183281386. Wrinkling along front gutter of spine. Contents fine. Wrapper is torn at top of spine.

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BIRDS OF THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT
Written by Richard Grimmett; Carol Inskipp; Tim Inkskipp; et al. Illustrated by Clive Byers; Daniel Cole; et al..
Stock no. 1208845
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st thus 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Helm Identification Guides. 1375 species. 226 colour plates. 528 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781408127636. Small closed tear to edge of front cover else a fine copy.

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EARLY BUDDHIST ROCK TEMPLES: A CHRONOLOGICAL STUDY
Written by Vidya Dehejia.
Stock no. 1814583
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The cave-temples near Bombay to the Deccan plateau and the sculpture contained within them. Orange cloth boards. Gilt title to spine and publisher's vignette to front. B/w photos. ISBN: 0500690014. Light browning to text block. Corners lightly rubbed. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper has a 2" closed tear to top front corner (no loss) and is grubby to rear panel.

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LIGHT RAILWAYS FOR THE UNITED KINGDOM, INDIA, AND THE COLONIES
Written by John Charles Mackay.
Stock no. 1609461
Published by Crosby Lockwood and Son. 1st 1896. Good condition.

Red cloth. A Practical Handbook. B/w photos. Diagrams. Rebound, with original cloth spine laid down, new endpapers. Scattered foxing. Some page browning.

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TIGER! THE STORY OF THE INDIAN TIGER
Written by Kailash Sankhala.
Stock no. 1609278
Published by Collins. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

'A creature of hypnotic power and fascination'. Colour photos, b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0002161249. Foxing to outer page edges and endpapers. Foxing to wrapper flaps.

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THE SPICE ROUTE
Written by John Keay.
Stock no. 1813947
Published by Folio Society. 2005. Fine condition.

Orange silk cloth boards with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front. Endpapers are a map of the Spice Route. Colour illustrations throughout. Second printing. Contained in publisher's pictorial slipcase.

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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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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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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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