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       THE INDIAN ARMY AND CIVIL SERVICE LIST, JANUARY 1863. £68.00    
         533pp + advertisments. Index.   A very good copy in full 19th century leather binding worn at the corners.   Wm. H.Allen & Co..
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    Albuquerque, Teresa.   BOMBAY. £12.00    
      A History.   216pp. Index. Paperback.   Very good.   1992 First edition, India.
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    Allen, Charles.   KIPLING SAHIB. £10.00    
      India and the Making of Rudyard Kipling.   426pp. Index. 3 maps and 34 illustrations in colour and b/w.   Some light pencil notes and marks throughout. Otherwise fine in fine dw.   2007 First edition, Little Brown.
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    Archer, W.G.   INDIAN PAINTING IN THE PUNJAB HILLS. £15.00    
         98pp. Card covers. 70 black and white illustrations. Chapters on Guler, Jammu and Punch.   Very good.   1952 First edition, Victoria and Albert Museum.
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    Baden-Powell, Sir Robert.   INDIAN MEMORIES. £55.00    
      Recollections of Soldiering, Sport, etc..   363pp. Index. With 24 illustrations in colour and 100 in black and white by the author. The humorous black and white vignettes are particularly attractive.   Very good. Spine lettering faded.   1915 First edition, Herbert Jenkins.
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    Ballhatchet, Kenneth.   RACE, SEX AND CLASS UNDER THE RAJ. £10.00    
      Imperial Attitudes and Policies and their Critics, 1793-1905.   199pp. Index. 17 b/w illustrations. Ex-public library copy.   Very good in very good protected dustwrapper.   1980 First edition, Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
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    Bhasin, Raj.   SIMLA £16.00    
      The Summer Capital of British India.   253pp. Index. 19 b/w illustrations and a map. A account of the history and literature.   Fine.   1992 First edition, Viking, India.
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    Bose, Mihir.   A HISTORY OF INDIAN CRICKET. £12.00    
         571pp. Index. Averages, test match scorecards and bibliography. 32 photographs.   Fine in fine dw.   1990 First edition, Andre Deutsch.
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    Clark, Miles.   HIGH ENDEAVOURS. £14.00    
      The Extraordinary Life and Adventures of Miles and Beryl Smeeton.   448pp. Index. Photographs. 13 maps. Army service (with Hodson's Horse) and marriage in India, Himalayan climbing expeditions, sailing world-wide.   Fine in fine dw.   1991 First edition, Grafton.
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    Corley, T.A.B.   A HISTORY OF THE BURMAH OIL COMPANY. £25.00    
      Volume 2 1924-1966.   416pp. Index. 33 b/w photographs. 3 maps.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   1988 First edition, Heinemann.
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    Dupree, Nancy Hatch.   AN HISTORICAL GUIDE TO AFGHANISTAN. £35.00    
         334pp. Folding map in rear pocket. Photographs in colour and b/w. 12 maps and 5 plans. Well printed in Japan.   Very good in very good dustwrapper.   1971 First edition, Kabul, Afghan Tourist Organization.
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    Edwards, H.Sutherland.   RUSSIAN PROJECTS TOWARDS INDIA £140.00    
      from the Czar Peter to General Skobeleff.   295pp. Folding map in colour. In the original brown cloth with black decoration on front board and patterned endpapers.   Very good indeed. Some spotting on the map but otherwise excellent.   1885 Remington & Co..
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    Gee, E.P.   THE WILD LIFE OF INDIA. £12.00    
         192pp. Index. 12 colour plates. 64 black and white photographs. The author was an Assam tea planter much involved in wildlife protection and conservation before and after 1947. He visits reserves all over India and knows the leading experts in the field   Very good indeed.   1964 First edition, Collins.
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    Michell, George and Davies, Philip.   THE PENGUIN GUIDE TO THE MONUMENTS OF INDIA. £58.00    
      Volume I: Buddhist, Jain, Hindu. Volume 2: Islamic, Rajput, European.   519 and 606pp. Index to each volume.. Many photographs and plans.   Fine in fine dustwrappers. A vitually mint set.   1989 First editions, Viking.
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    Panter-Downs, Mollie.   OOTY PRESERVED. £24.00    
      A Victorian Hill Station in India.   134pp. 13 b/w photographs. Presentation copy inscribed and signed by the author on the front endpaper.   Fine in price-clipped dustwrapper. A lovely copy.   1967 First edition, Hamish Hamilton.
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    Perkins, Roger.   REGIMENTS OF THE EMPIRE. £36.00    
      A Bibliography.   Over 800 titles and 1000 units listed. The books are identified and evaluated. Privately published. Typeset by the compiler. 382pp with 164pp relating to India.   Fine in fine dw.   1989 First edition, privately published, Newton Abbot
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    Shah, Idries (introduces)..   THE WORLD OF THE SUFIS. £10.00    
         307pp.   Very good in very good dustwrapper. Dent in top edge of front board.   1979 First edition, Octagon Press.
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    Shah, Idries.   THE SUBLETIES OF THE INIMITABLE MULLA NASRUDIN. £12.00    
         102pp.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   1986 Reprint, The Octagon Press.
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    Shah, Idries.   KNOWING HOW TO KNOW. £10.00    
         307pp.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   1998 First edition, Octagon Press.
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    Shah, Sirdar Ikbal Ali.   AFGHANISTAN OF THE AFGHANS. £14.00    
         272pp.   Very good in very good dustwrapper.   1982 First edition, Octagon Press.
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    Snellgrove, David.   FOUR LAMAS OF DOLPO. £14.00    
      Volume 1. Autobiographies of Four Tibetan Lamas   302pp. 2 maps. 46 illustrations of Dolpo in 1960 where the author spent a winter. Card covers. Volume 2 which comprises the Tibetan text was not reprinted.   Very good.   2011 Third edition, Orchid Press, Bangkok
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    Talbot, Ian and Kamran, Tahir.   LAHORE IN THE TIME OF THE RAJ. £18.00    
         269pp. Index. 9 b/w illustrations   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   2016 First edition, Penguin Viking, India
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    Temple, Sir Richard.   THE STORY OF MY LIFE. £60.00    
         In 2 vols 299 and 331pp. Index. Little used ex-public library set in good quality library binding. In India 1847-1880, Temple successively governed Central Provinces, Bengal and Bombay; was Finance Member and Foreign Secretary. Woodruff asserts that 'his energy was awe-inspiring'. He knew everyone and everything about Indian administration. 'He created, endowed, set-up and vivified. He went everywhere and saw everything'.   Very good indeed. An excellent ex-lib set.   1896 First edition, Cassell
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    Wilkinson, J.V.S.   THE LIGHTS OF CANOPUS. £48.00    
      Anvar I Suhaili.   53pp. 36 plates in colour tipped-in. Full size facsimiles of 17th century Mughal paintings from a manuscript of Indian fables from the British Museum.   Very good indeed in very good dustwrapper.   No date (1929), The Studio Limited.
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