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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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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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THE PEACEFUL LIBERATORS: JAIN ART FROM INDIA
Written by Pratapaditya Pal.
Stock no. 1607338
Published by Los Angeles County Museum Of Art. 1994. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. 279 pages. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0875871720. Spine faded.
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THE STORY OF SINHALESE PAINTING
Written by D.B. Dhanapala.
Stock no. 1607285
Published by Saman Press. 2nd 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, black title. B/w and fold-out colour illustrations. Corners bumped. Inscription to front endpaper. Hinge at one of the fold-out sections is cracked, with some chipping at edge of pages. Price-cut wrapper is a little grubby and edge chipped with some loss, small tape repairs to verso.
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THE HAIDRIS 17 PUNJAB REGIMENT IN INDO-PAK WAR, 1965
Written by M.I. Qureshi.
Stock no. 1607175
Published by Command And Staff College. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Green glazed boards, white titles. B/w photos. Bookseller stamp to title page ('Mr. Books, Super Market Islamabad'). A few light marks but contents generally clean and bright.
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BIRDS OF KERALA
Written by Salim Ali. Illustrated by D.V. Cowen.
Stock no. 1811061
Published by Oxford University Press. 2nd 1969. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Second Edition of The Birds of Travancore & Cochin first published in 1953. Pale blue cloth boards, blue title to spine. Maps to endpapers. 101 species illustrated in colour and 32 in b/w. Slight bumping to corners, slim line of fading to base of spine. Contents clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is a little grubby, slightly edge-worn and slightly faded to spine.
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A BIRD PHOTOGRAPHER IN INDIA
Written by E.H.N. Lowther.
Stock no. 1811003
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Boards clean. Tape marks to endpapers. 'xmas 1960' written in ink neatly to front endpaper. Contents otherwise clean.
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ASAM VICKRAM UNIQUE VALOUR: HISTORY OF THE ASSAM REGIMENT 1947-2002
Written by S.K. Pillai.
Stock no. 1810527
Published by MacMillan. 1st 2004. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Assam Regiment was raised in 1941 to meet the Japanese threat to India during World War II. A glimpse into a fine Regiment of the Indian Army. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos, b/w maps. ISBN: 140392340X. Rear panel of dustwrapper scuffed.
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THE STAG VOLUME 1 1956
No author listed.
Stock no. 1606322
1956. Good condition.

Modern binding.The magazine of 12 Division. Volume 1, No. 1 1956. Published biannually. Rebound in modern binding, new endpapers. Pages browned, original covers are grubby. Some inscriptions in ink.
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KHAKI AND THE ETHNIC VIOLENCE IN INDIA
Written by Omar Khalidi.
Stock no. 1606319
Published by Three Essays Collective. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. 126 pages. Army, police and paramilitary forces during communal riots. ISBN: 8188789097.
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THE BATTLES OF ZOJILA 1948
Written by Sudhir S. Bloeria.
Stock no. 1606309
Published by Har-Anand Publications Pvt Ltd. 1st 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark cloth boards, yellow title to spine. 247 pages. Folding maps. The break-through at Zojila was one of the three most crucial battles fought by the Indian Army in 1947-48. Some wrinkling of pastedowns, and stain to lower edge of pages near spine. Damp stain to lower edge of wrapper, which is faded at spine. Contents generally very good.
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YOUTH IN STEP HISTORY OF THE NATIONAL CADET CORPS
Written by V. Longer.
Stock no. 1810408
Published by Lancer International. 1st 1983. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Formation of the National Cadet Corps was perhaps the finest event to happen to the student community of India. The story of the birth and development of the Corps in relation to the national mainstream. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Dustwrapper is damp marked affecting the rear board with mottling and dampstaining to rear pastedown and endpaper. Small name in ink to front endpaper. Text block marked. Dustwrapper is also price-cut and edge-worn.
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