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    Allen, Charles.   THE BUDDHA AND THE SAHIBS. £18.00    
      The Men Who Discovered India's Lost Religion.   322pp. Index. 54 b/w illustrations and a map.   Very good indeed in fine dw.   2002 First edition, John Murray.
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    Allen, Charles.   THE BUDDHA AND DR FUHRER. £13.00    
      An Archaeological Scandal.   292pp. Index. Maps, plans and b/w photographs. Early investigation of Buddhist sites on the India-Nepal border.   Fine in fine dw.   2008 First edition, Haus Publishing.
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    Allen, Charles.   ASHOKA. £12.00    
      The Search for India's Lost Emperor.   460pp. Index. Illustrated in b/w.   Fine in fine dw.   2012 First edition, Little, Brown.
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    Aung, Maung Htin.   FOLK ELEMENTS IN BURMESE BUDDHISM. £16.00    
         140pp. Stiff card wrappers with cloth backstrip. A collectionof 9 lectures given to the Burma Research Society, Rangoon.   Very good.   No date (foreword dared 1959), Rangoon.
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    Barrett, Douglas.   SCULPTURES FROM AMARAVATI IN THE BRITISH MUSEUM. £27.00    
         75pp. 4to. 48 plates of b/w photographs. Study of Buddhist stupa in South India.   Fine in very good dw.   1954 First edition, The British Museum.
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    Bond, George D.   THE BUDDHIST REVIVAL IN SRI LANKA. £14.00    
      Religious Tradition, Reinterpretation and Response.   322pp. Index.   Very good indeed in like dw.   1992 Motilal Banarsidass, Delhi.
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    Bryner, Edna.   THIRTEEN TIBETAN TANKAS £22.00    
         153pp.Colour frontispiece, 15 full page collotypes of the tankas and 14 other b/w illustrations. 'The Buddhist Birth Stories told by the magnificent Banner Paintings of the City Art Museum of St Louis.'   Very good in fading and chipped dw.   1956 First, Falcon's Wing Press, Indian Hills, Clorado
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    Campbell, Joseph.   ORIENTAL MYTHOLOGY. £25.00    
      The Masks of God, Volume II.   561pp. Index. 23 b/w illustrations.   Very good in very good dw. Boards a little marked under the dw. Some light pencil marks.   1962 First edition, Secker & Warburg.
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    Conway, Moncure Daniel.   MY PILGRIMAGE TO THE WISE MEN OF THE EAST. £22.00    
         416pp. Index. American travels in Celyon and India and makes contact with religious ideas.   Very good.   1906 First edition, Archibald Constable.
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    Conze, Edward.   BUDDHIST THOUGHT IN INDIA. £16.00    
      Three Phases of Buddhist Philosophy.   302pp. Index.   Very good indeed in very good dw. Owner's name.   1962 First edition, Allen & Unwin.
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    Conze, Edward.   BUDDHIST THOUGHT IN INDIA. £12.00    
      Three Phases of Buddhist Philosophy.   302pp. Index.   Very good indeed.   1962 First edition, Allen & Unwin.
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    Conze, Edward.   BUDDHIST THOUGHT IN INDIA. £5.00    
      Three Phases of Buddhist Philosophy.   302pp. Index.   Very good indeed but some light marginal pencil marks.   1962 First edition, Allen & Unwin.
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    Coomaraswamy, Ananda K.   HINDUISM AND BUDDHISM. £5.00    
         86pp.   Very good.   No date, Philosophical Library, New York.
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    Cowell, E.B. (edits)   THE JATAKA or Stories of the Buddha's Former Births. £85.00    
      Volumes III and IV. Translated from the Pali by Various Hands.   Two volumes in one, 328 and 320pp. Each with separate index. In the original dark red binding.   Very good indeed. A lovely copy.   1957 Reprint, Luzac & Company for the Pali Text Society
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    Cowell, E.B. (edits)   THE JATAKA or Stories of the Buddha's Former Births. £180.00    
      Translated from the Pali by Various Hands.   In 6 parts, each paginated separately, collected in 3 volumes. 324, 316, 328, 320, 288, 305 and 63 (index) pp. In the original dark red bindings. First published 1895.   Very good indeed. A lovely set.   1973 Routledge & Kegan Paul for The Pali Text Society
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    Crossette, Barbara.   SO CLOSE TO HEAVEN. £14.00    
      The Vanishing Buddhist Kingdoms of the Himalayas.   297pp. Index. Photographs in b/w. A journey into the present and the past of Bhutan.   Fine in fine dw.   1995 First edition, Knopf, New York.
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    Dalrymple, William.   NINE LIVES. £12.00    
      In Search of the Sacred in Modern India.   285pp. Index.   Fine in fine price-clipped dustwrapper.   2009 First edition, Bloomsbury.
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    Davids, Mrs Rhys.   POEMS OF CLOISTER AND JUNGLE. £10.00    
      A Buddhist Anthology.   128pp. Small 8vo.   Very good in chipped dw. Some browning to paper.   1941 First edition, John Murray.
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    Davids, T.W.Rhys (edits).   BUDDHIST BIRTH-STORIES. £32.00    
      Jataka Tales.   256pp. Index. 80pp introduction. Revised outcome of scholarly collaboration from 1880.   Very good. Inscription noting purchase from Chicago bookshop. Bookplate   No date (c1930), Routledge & Sons.
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    Dutt, Sukumar.   BUDDHIST MONKS AND MONASTERIES OF INDIA. £28.00    
      Their History and their Contribution to Indian Culture.   397pp. Index. 22 plates of b/w photographs.   Near-fine in very good dw.   1962 First edition, Allen & Unwin.
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    Edwardes, Michael (edits).   A LIFE OF THE BUDDHA. £12.00    
      From a Burmese Manuscript.   188pp. 8 drawings by T.J.Widdaker.   Very good in slightly rubbed slipcase.   1959 First Folio Society.
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    Eliot, Sir Charles.   HINDUISM AND BUDDHISM. £58.00    
      An Historical Sketch.   In 3 vols. 345, 322 and 513pp. Index. First published in 1921.   Very good indeed. Heraldic bookplates.   1962 Reprint, Routledge.
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    Eraly, Abraham.   GEM IN THE LOTUS. £10.00    
      The Seeding of Indian Civilization.   586pp. Index. Buddhist India and its context.   Very good in very good dw.   2000 First edition, Viking, New Delhi.
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    Evans-Wentz, W.Y.   THE TIBETAN BOOK OF THE DEAD. £21.00    
      or the After-Death Experiences on the Bardo Plane, according to Lama Kazi Dawa-Samdup's English Rendering.   249p. Index. 6 plates and 5 emblems illustrated with notes,   Internally very good but a little colour loss at head of spine.   1957 Third edition, Oxford University Press.
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    Eyre, Ronald.   THE LONG SEARCH. £5.00    
         284pp. 46 b/w photographs. A survey of religious practice in the world today. Chapters on Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism. The book of the BBC radio series.   Fine in very good dw.   1979 First edition, BBC.
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    Giri, Gitu.   ART AND ARCHITECTURE. £25.00    
      Remains in the Western Terai Region of Nepal.   505pp. Index.80 b/w photographs. Study of ancient Buddhist sites.   Near-fine in like dw.   2003 First edition, Adroit Publishers, New Delhi.
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    Guruge, Ananda W.P.   MAHAVAMSA. £65.00    
      The Great Chronicle of Sri Lanka.   1129pp. Introduction, translation and notes. A Pali Buddhist epic.   Very good in complete but chipped and marked dw. Spotting to fore-edge.   1989 First edition, Associated Newspapers, Colombo.
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    Harvey, Andrew.   A JOURNEY IN LADAKH. £14.00    
         236pp. Travel writing by poet and novelist born in India.   Very good indeed in like dustwrapper.   1983 First edition, Cape.
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    Harvey, Andrew.   A JOURNEY IN LADAKH. £14.00    
         236pp. Travel writing by poet and novelist born in India. He is drawn to lama in Buddhist monastery.   Fine in fine dw.   1983 First edition, Cape.
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    Harvey, Andrew.   HIDDEN JOURNEY. £10.00    
      A Spiritual Awakening.   257pp.   Fine in fine dw.   1991 First edition, Bloomsbury.
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    Heiman, Betty.   FACETS OF INDIAN THOUGHT. £10.00    
         177pp.   Very good in slightly chipped dw.   1964 First edition, Allen & Unwin.
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    Herzog, Lena (photographs).   PILGRIMS: BECOMING THE PATH ITSELF. £10.00    
         177pp. 4to. Landscape. Colour photographs taken at Bodhgaya nd Mount Kailash. Text by Werner Herzog.   Fine in fine dw.   2002 First edition, Arcperiplus.
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    Hesse, Hermann.   SIDDHARTHA. £10.00    
         167pp. A novel of the Buddha. Translated from the German.   Very good in slighty chipped dw.   1971 Seventh impression, Peter Owen.
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    Hesse, Hermann.   SIDDHARTHA. £10.00    
         167pp. A novel of the Buddha. Translated from the German.   Very good in slighty edge-rubbed dw. Inscription.   197o Sixth impression, Peter Owen.
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    Ikeda, Daisaku.   THE FLOWER OF CHINESE BUDDHISM. £12.00    
         205pp. Index. Translated by Burton Watson from the Japanese.   Fine in very good dw.   1986 First edition, Weatherhill.New York and Tokyo.
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    Ling, Trevor.   BUDDHISM, IMPERIALISM AND WAR. £12.00    
      Burma and Thailand in Modern History.   163pp. Index.   Fine in very good dw.   1979 First edition, Allen & Unwin.
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    Lipton, Mimi.   THE TIGER RUGS OF TIBET. £55.00    
         191pp. 4to. Wrappers. 108 colour plates and 50 other illustrations. Lavishly illustrated exhibition catalogue.   Very good indeed.   1988 The Hayward Gallery.
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    Lipton, Mimi.   LES TAPIS-TIGRE DU TIBET. £35.00    
         191pp. 4to. Wrappers. Text in French. 108 colour plates and 66 other illustrations. Lavishly illustrated exhibition catalogue of Tibetan tiger rugs.   Fine. A lovely book.   1988 Credit Communal, Bruxelles.
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    MacDonald, A.W. (edits).   MANDALA AND LANDSCAPE. £25.00    
         460pp. Index. Buddhist studies from Japan, China and Tibet.   Fine in fine dw.   1997 First edition, D.K.Print World, New Delhi.
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    Marshall, John.   A GUIDE TO SANCHI. £14.00    
         168pp. 2 folding maps and 8 plates.   Very good.   1955 Third edition, Government of India.
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    Marshall, John.   A GUIDE TO SANCHI. £12.00    
         168pp. 2 folding maps and 8 plates.   Very good. Owner's name. Endpapers bubbled.   1955 Third edition, Government of India.
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    Mehta, P.D.   EARLY INDIAN RELIGIOUS THOUGHT. £16.00    
      An Introduction and Essay.   532pp. Index.   Very good Presentation inscription.   1956 First edition, Luzac.
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    Pallis, Marco.   PEAKS AND LAMAS. £10.00    
         428pp. Climbing and Buddhist culture in Ladakh, Spiti and Sikkim. Chapter on climb of Satopanth by Colin Kirkus. 95 fine black and white photographs.   Very good. Boards a little marked. Inscription.   1946 Fourth edition Cassell.
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    Pallis, Marco.   PEAKS AND LAMAS. £12.00    
         428pp. Climbing and Buddhist culture in Ladakh, Spiti and Sikkim. Chapter on climb of Satopanth by Colin Kirkus. 95 fine black and white photographs.   Very good. Boards a little marked.   1946 Fourth edition Cassell.
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    Pallis, Marco.   THE WAY AND THE MOUNTAIN. £5.00    
         A collection of his writing about Buddhism and Tibet. 226pp.   Fine.   1991 Revised paperback edition.
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    Pilchick, Terry.   JAI BHIM! £10.00    
      Dispatches from a Peaceful Revolution.   243pp. Paperback. Travels in India with Buddhist followers of Dr Ambedkar, champion of the harijans in the 40s and 50s.   Fine.   1988 First edition, Windhorse, Glasgow.
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    Rao, V.Veera Bhadra (edits).   A COLLECTION OF BUDDHIST POEMS. £4.00    
         44pp. Card-covered stapled booklet.   Very good.   1978 Maha Bodhi Society, New Delhi.
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    Sangharakshita (D.P.E.Linwood).   AMBEDKAR AND BUDDHISM £4.00    
         181pp. Account of the 1956 mass-conversion. Paperback.   Fine.   1989 Reprint, Windhorse.
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    Sangharakshita (D.P.E.Linwood).   AMBEDKAR AND BUDDHISM £4.00    
         181pp. Account of the 1956 mass-conversion. Paperback.   Fine.   1986 Reprint, Windhorse.
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    Sangharakshita.   AMBEDKAR AND BUDDHISM. £10.00    
         181pp. Card covers.   Very good. Covers a little rubbed.   1996 Windhorse Publications, Glasgow.
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    Schiefner, F.Anton von, and Ralston, W.R.S.   TIBETAN TALES FROM INDIAN SOURCES. £31.00    
         lxv + 368pp. Index. 58pp introduction by C.A.F. Rhys Davids. Reprinted in 'Broadway Translations'.   Very good.   No date (1926), George Routledge and Sons.
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    Schweitzer, Albert.   INDIAN THOUGHT AND ITS DEVELOPMENT. £13.00    
         272pp. Index.   Very good. Some light pencilled notes.   1936 First edition, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Schweitzer, Albert.   INDIAN THOUGHT AND ITS DEVELOPMENT. £5.00    
         272pp. Index.   Very good indeed in worn dw.   1936 First edition, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Sitwell, Sacheverell.   THE RED CHAPELS OF BANTEAI SREI £14.00    
      and Temples in Cambodia, India, Siam and Nepal.   239pp. Index. 4 colour plates and 40 b/w illustrations.   Very good.   1962 First edition, Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
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    Snellgrove, David.   HIMALAYAN PILGRIMAGE. £16.00    
      A Study of Tibetan Religion by a Traveller through Western Nepal.   304pp. Includes a journey through Dolpo. 44 plates of black and white photographs. Paperback edition.   Very good indeed.   1981 Prajna Press, Boulder
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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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    Snelling, John.   THE BUDDHIST HANDBOOK. £10.00    
      A Complete Guide to Buddhist Teaching and Practice.   373pp. Index. Card covers.   Fine.   1997 Reprint, Rider.
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    Thapar, Romila.   ASOKA AND THE DECLINE OF THE MAURYAS. £25.00    
         283pp. Index. Folding map. Ex-public library with minimal markings.   Very good in very good dw.   1961 First edition, Oxford University Press.
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    Thapar, Romila.   ASOKA AND THE DECLINE OF THE MAURYAS. £25.00    
         283pp. Index. Folding map. Ex-public library with minimal markings.   Very good in very good dw.   1961 First edition, Oxford University Press.
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    Thomas, P.   EPICS, MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF INDIA. £21.00    
      A Comprehensive Survey of the Sacred Lore of the Hindus, Buddhists and Jains.   210pp. Index. 4to. Colour frontispiece and 286 black and white illustrations.   Very good indeed in very good dw.   1961 Taraporevala, Bombay.
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    Thomas, P.   EPICS, MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF INDIA. £12.00    
      A Comprehensive Survey of the Sacred Lore of the Hindus, Buddhists and Jains.   210pp. Index. 4to. Colour frontispiece and 286 black and white illustrations.   Very good in slightly torn dw. Owner's bookplate.   1961 Taraporevala, Bombay.
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    Thubron, Colin.   TO A MOUNTAIN IN TIBET. £10.00    
         227pp. Index. Map. Journey from Nepal round Mount Kailas.   Fine in fine dw.   2011 First edition, Chatto & Windus.
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    Williams, Monier.   MODERN INDIA. £21.00    
         244pp. Aspects of Indian religion and excellent description of the voyage out and the Collector's camp where he went on arrival in India. In the original green cloth.   The front board is detached. Otherwise very good. Suitable for restoration.   1878 First edition, Trubner.
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    Wray, Elizabeth et al.   TEN LIVES OF THE BUDDHA. £14.00    
      Siamese Temple Paintings and Jataka Tales.   154pp. Soft covers. 32 colour plates, 5 b/w photographs and 2 maps.   Fine.   1979 Reprint, Weatherhill, New York and Tokyo.
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