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THE HIDDEN HIMALAYAS
Written by V. Carroll Dunham. Illustrated by Thomas L. Kelly.
Stock no. 1606254
Published by Abbeville Press. 1st 1987. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. 200 pages. Colour photos. ISBN: 089659758X. Uneven fading to wrapper.

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ALL INDIA COORDINATED RESEARCH PROJECT ON ETHNOBIOLOGY ANNUAL REPORT 1983
No author listed.
Stock no. 1809400
Published by Government Of India. 1983. Very good condition.

An attempt to document the salient achievement made by the AICRPE during the year 1983. A deeper understanding of the impact of increasing population and modernisation on tribal culture in India. Cream cardwraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. 61 pages. Covers creased. Bookplate to inside front cover. Contents clean.

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ALL INDIA COORDINATED RESEARCH PROJECT ON ETHNOBIOLOGY ANNUAL REPORT 1984
No author listed.
Stock no. 1809399
Published by Government Of India. 1984. Very good condition.

An attempt to document the salient achievement made by the AICRPE during the year 1984. A deeper understanding of the impact of increasing population and modernisation on tribal culture in India. Grey cardwraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. iv and 137 pages. Covers creased. Bookplate to front endpaper. Contents clean.

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IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF MARCO POLO
Written by Clarence Dalrymple Bruce.
Stock no. 1711750
Published by William Blackwood and Sons. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles and vignette. B/w plates. Map to end of volume. Being the account of a journey overland from Simla to Pekin. Spine faded. Corners bumped. Some mottling to covers. A little foxing to contents. All plates present. Map has some edge-creasing but generally very good. Name in ink to front free endpaper. Front and rear joints just starting to crack.

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FLOWERING SHRUBS IN INDIA
Written by S.L. Jindal.
Stock no. 1809035
Published by Publications Division, Ministry Of Information And Broadcasting. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth boards, white titles. B/w & colour plates. 178 pages. Front board bowed. Minor foxing to text block. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn and grubby to rear panel.

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A SKETCH OF THE SERVICES OF THE BENGAL NATIVE ARMY TO THE YEAR 1895
Written by F.G. Cardew.
Stock no. 1710748
Published by Picton Publishing. 1992. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Facsimile of the 1903 edition ISBN: 0948251689.

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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. 1808830
Published by The Bombay Natural History Society; Oxford University Press. 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. Map to front endpapers. ISBN: 0195616340. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge-creased and faded at spine.

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MILITARY ENGINEER SERVICES HANDBOOK VOLUME III ROADS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1808312
Published by Government Of India. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Sixth Edition, 1925. Green cloth spine, light green paper boards. Black titles. viii and 253 pages. Military roads in India. Boards grubby and worn, top & tail of spine worn. Front joint just starting to crack. Name in pencil to front endpaper. One or two instances of annotation.

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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 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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