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THE ANTIQUITIES OF SIND
Written by Henry Cousens.
Stock no. 2132536
Published by Oxford University Press. 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Originally published as part of the Archaeological Survey of India, Imperial Series, in 1929. the archaeological descriptions are prefaced by an outline history of Sind. Large format. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. 103 monotone plates plus 29 text figures. 184 pages plus plates. ISBN: 0195771974. Spine bumped, corners lightly rubbed. Small bookseller stamp to front endpaper. Page's lightly browned. A few small marks and crinkles in cloth to rear cover. Wrapper grubby with small edge-tears repaired on verso. Laminate on wrapper is torn at spine with some loss. Overall a very good copy of a scarce item.

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THE MAKING OF AGRARIAN POLICY IN BRITISH INDIA 1770-1900
Written by Burton Stein.
Stock no. 2132516
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1992. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, gilt title to spine. Themes In Indian History. Oxford in India Readings. ISBN: 0195628314. Spotting to covers. Bumping and chipping to a couple of corners. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; a little loss.

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KAMIKAZE THE SACRED WARRIORS 1944-45
Written by Denis Warner; Peggy Warner; Sadao Seno.
Stock no. 2132514
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0195544269. Browning to covers.

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GODDESS OF THE MARKET AYN RAND AND THE AMERICAN RIGHT
Written by Jennifer Burns.
Stock no. 2132513
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The book follows Rand from her childhood in Russia through her meteoric rise from struggling Hollywood screenwriter to best-selling novelist, including the writing of her widely successful The Foundationhead and Atlas Shrugged. ISBN: 9780195324877. 5th printing. A few marks to outer page edges. Bumping to spine.

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THE LIFE OF ADAM SMITH
Written by Ian Simpson Ross.
Stock no. 2132512
Published by Oxford University Press. 2010. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Dark cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780199550036. Inscription in pencil to front endpaper. A few marks to wrapper.

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BURNED BRIDGE HOW EAST AND WEST GERMANS MADE THE IRON CURTAIN
Written by Edith Sheffer.
Stock no. 2132511
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Foreword by Peter Schneider. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780199737048. Inscription in pencil to front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges.

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MURRAY OF YARRALUMLA
Written by Gwendoline Wilson.
Stock no. 2132510
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Terence Aubrey Murray spent the most active years of his life, from the 1830s to the 1850s in and around Canberra. A biography and a fascinating account of the early settlement and development of the Canberra area. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with a few grubby marks.

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ABROAD
Written by Paul Fussell.
Stock no. 2132485
Published by Oxford University Press. 1980. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

British literary travelling between the wars. B/w illustrations. Black cloth with silver title to spine. ISBN: 0195027671. Second printing (American edition). Foxing and some other marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and tears; loss in areas, but minimal.

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FRIENDS NOT MASTERS
Written by Mohammad Ayub Khan.
Stock no. 2132335
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Political Autobiography. Written by the President of Pakistan while in office, this is also a description of the major events in the history of Pakistan in which the author has participated. Blue cloth,. green title label to spine with gilt titles. B/w plates and two folding maps. 275 pages includes index. Small mark to top edge of front and rear cover. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper and small address label on front pastedown. Light creasing to top corners of pages else contents fine. Price-clipped wrapper rubbed at edges with nicks and a couple of small closed tears.

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A HISTORY OF THE PEOPLES OF PAKISTAN TOWARDS INDEPENDENCE
Written by J. Hussain.
Stock no. 2132333
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Recounting the history of the Pakistan area from the perspective of present-day Pakistan. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. 487 pages. ISBN: 0195778197. Spine bumped. Small address label on front pastedown. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper rubbed at edges with small nick at one corner.

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THE LAST INDIAN WAR
Written by Elliott West.
Stock no. 2132315
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2009. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Nez Perce Story of 1877 was the final great Indian conflict in American history. Burgundy spine with gilt title, light brown boards. B/w photos and illustrations. xxix and 397 pages. ISBN: 9780195136753. Ex-ib with library withdrawn stamp on rear endpaper, no other library markings. Spine and corners bumped. Light mark to rear cover. Small dent to lower edge of front cover. Surface paper damage to front and rear pastedowns. Wrapper has light mark on rear panel.

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GARDENER TO QUEEN ANNE HENRY WISE (1653-1738) AND THE FORMAL GARDEN
Written by David Green.
Stock no. 2132201
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-chipping; browned and foxed.

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