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PLENTY SALAAMS
Written by Cathleen Ballantyne. Illustrated by William Randell.
Stock no. 1501710
Published by The Ettrick Press. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of a young woman who goes out to India in the 'eighties for a vacation, marries, and stays for fifty years. Dark orange cloth, yellow titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 158 pages. Minimal bumping and wear to spine and corners. Very slight browning to endpapers. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn, rear panel is grubby.
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THE INDIAN ARMY
Written by Boris Mollo.
Stock no. 1605311
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1981. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The history of the Indian army. Colour & b/w illustrations of the more significant uniforms. ISBN: 0713710748. Spine and corners bumped with small split at base of spine. Endpapers browned. Wrapper edge creased and scuffed.
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THE TALKING THRUSH AND OTHER TALES FROM INDIA
Written by W.H.D. Rouse; W. Crooke. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1310971
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st 1899. Good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. Collected by W. Crooke and retold by Rouse. Indian folk-tales. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Covers grubby and marked, red ink marks to front cover. Child's red ink writing to front endpaper. Endpapers browned, foxing to page edges. Front joint cracked. Lower corner of rear free-endpaper torn off (only a small piece).
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THE EAST-INDIA REGISTER AND ARMY LIST FOR 1852
Written by F. Clark.
Stock no. 2111570
Published by Wm. H. Allen & Co.. 1852. Good condition.

Leather bound book with gilt title to spine. Spine is faded, with large splits to top and tail of spine, and partial splits horizontally across from vertical splits. Some scuffing and wear to cover edges. Front joint is a bit cracked. Page browning.
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EARLY CIVILIZATIONS OF THE OLD WORLD
Written by Charles Keith Maisels.
Stock no. 2111551
Published by Routledge. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Formative Histories of Egypt, The Levant, Mesopotamia, India and China. B/w illustrations and diagrams. ISBN: 0415109752.
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BREAKFAST WITH THE NIKOLIDES
Written by Rumer Godden.
Stock no. 1309982
Published by Peter Davies. 1st 1942. Good condition.

A story of childhood set in the Indian plaints. Boots Book Lovers Library binding of dark green cloth, gilt title to spine and Boots sticker to front cover. 257 numbered pages. Spine and corners bumped. Gilt to spine dulled. A few light marks to covers and boots sticker to front has a black cross to it. Name and date in blue biro to front endpaper. Rear joint cracked and remains of a label to pastedown.
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WHERE TO GO ABROAD
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff.
Stock no. 1206784
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1893. Very good condition.

Small format. Dark green cloth, gilt titles to spine, gilt title and vignette to front cover. xxii + 466 pages + large folding colour map. A Guide to the Watering-Places and Health Resorts of Europe, the Mediterranean etc. Note the guide also covers Algeria, Egypt and India! Corners, top and tail of spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Contents look unread!
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A PICTORIAL GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT
Written by Salim Ali; S. Dillon Ripley. Illustrated by John Henry Dick.
Stock no. 1203441
Published by The Bombay Natural History Society; Oxford University Press. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. Map to front endpapers. ISBN: 0195616340. Printing errors to a couple of prelim pages (smudges). Wrapper is faded and grubby.
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FLOWERS OF THE HIMALAYA
Written by Oleg Polunin; Adam Stainton. Illustrated by Ann Farrer.
Stock no. 822679
Published by Oxford University Press. 2000. Fine condition.

Pictorial card wraps. Colour photos. B/w illustrations. 580 pages + 2 page colour map of the region. ISBN: 0195641876. Slight remains of label to inside of front cover.
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THE COSTUMES AND TEXTILES OF INDIA
Written by Jamila Brij Bhushan.
Stock no. 810715
Published by F. Lewis Limited. 1st 1958. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 17 colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations and photographs. Attractive pictorial wrapper is slightly chipped at edges.
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FESTIVALS OF INDIA
Written by Brijendra Nath Sharma.
Stock no. 587906
Published by Abhinav Publications. 1st 1978. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. Wrapper edge-creased with rubbed corners.
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THE DAUGHTERS OF INDIA
Written by Edward Jewitt Robinson.
Stock no. 693811
Published by Thomas Murray And Son. 1st 1860. Good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. The social condition, religion, literature, obligations and prospects of women in India. Contents very good. A few foxspots to prelims and endpapers. Corners worn. One text page missing.
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