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    Allchin, Bridget and Raymond.   THE RISE OF CIVILISATION IN INDIA AND PAKISTAN. £18.00    
         379pp. Index. Illustrated in b/w.   Owner's name. Otherwise very good indeed.   1982 First edition, Cambridge University Press.
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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.   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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    Apte, V.S.   THE STUDENT'S SANSKRIT-ENGLISH DICTIONARY. £22.00    
         664pp. 'Published under the Auspices of the Government of India'.   Very good in protected but worn dustwrapper.   1965 First edition, Motilal Banarsidass, Delhi.
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    Arnold, E. (translates).   INDIAN MINIATURES. £10.00    
      The Bhagavad-Gita.   48pp. 4to. In laminated pictorial boards. 12 colour miniatures tipped-in opposite the text in English verse.   Fine.   1968 Editions de Sud, Paris.
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    Auboyer, Jeannine.   DAILY LIFE IN ANCIENT INDIA £15.00    
      from approximately 200 BC to AD 700.   344pp. Index. 31 b/w photographs. Translated from the French.   Very good.   1965 First edition, Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
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    Bain, F.W.   A DIGIT OF THE MOON. £10.00    
      A Hindoo Love Story.   122pp. Uniform 'pocket' edition with white leather backstrip.   Internally very good but the back strip is missing and the boards are stained.   1899 First edition, James Parker & Co.
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    Bain, F.W.   AN INCARNATION OF THE SNOW. £10.00    
         88pp.   Fine in decorated boards.   2001 reprint of the 1903 original, Watkins.
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    Bain, F.W.   A DRAUGHT OF THE BLUE. £10.00    
         87pp. Uniform 'pocket' edition with white leather backstrip.   Very good. Spine lettering faded.   1911 Fourth edition, Methuen.
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    Bain, F.W.   AN INCARNATION OF THE SNOW. £16.00    
         81pp. Limited edition on hand-made paper.   Fine in very good dw. A lovely copy.   1914 Reprint, Riccardi Press
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    Banerjea, Pramathanath.   PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION IN ANCIENT INDIA. £28.00    
         316pp. Index. Ex-university library.   Very good indeed.   1916 First edition, Macmillan.
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    Birdwood, Sir George C.M.   SVA. £13.00    
         366pp. Index. Learned articles on Indian topics. Ex-public library copy.   Very good. Bookplate.   1915 First edition, Philip Lee Warner and Oxford University Press.
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    Buhler, G.   THE LAWS OF MANU translated with extracts fron seven commentaries. £12.00    
         cxxxviii + 620pp. Index. In the series Sacred Books of the East edited by F.Max Muller, vol XXV.   Poor. Front hinge cracked, spine worn and some worm holes to early and late pages not affecting the text. A working copy only. Owner's name.   1886 at the Clarendon Press, Oxford.
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    Burton, Sir Richard and Arbuthnot, FF (translate).   THE KAMA SUTRA OF VATSAYAYANA. £5.00    
         296pp. 30pp introduction by W.G.Archer on the history of the translation from the Sanskrit and 34pp by K.M.Panikkar on its place in Hindu culture.   Very good indeed.   1963 Third impression, Allen & Unwin.
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    Calidas (Sir William Jones).   SACONTALA or THE FATAL RING. £95.00    
      An Indian Drama.   Pages not numbered (c150). Small 8vo. Translated from the Sanscrit. In old binding with leather spine and corners.   Some browning to paper. Binding rubbed but holding well. Inscription on title page. Bookplate.   1796 Mundell & Co., Edinburgh.
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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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    Dikshitar, V.R.Ramachandra.   WAR IN ANCIENT INDIA. £95.00    
         416pp. Index.   Very good indeed. A lovely copy of a scarce title.   1944 First edition, Macmillan, India
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    Dutt, Romesh C.(translates).   THE RAMAYANA AND MAHABHARATA condensed into English Verse. £10.00    
         384pp.   Very good.   1917 Everyman Books.
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    Edgerton, Franklin (edits).   BHAGAVAD GITA. £35.00    
         In 2 vols. 190, 178pp. Vol 1 Text and translation. Vol 2 Interpretation. Edition limited to 1000 copies.   Very good in worn and darkening dws. Musty smell.   1944 First edition, Harvard University Press.
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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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    Frazer, R.W.   A LITERARY HISTORY OF INDIA. £28.00    
         xiii + 470pp. Index. In the original dark green cloth. Mostly concerned with the literature of ancient India.   Very good indeed. An outstanding copy.   1898 First edition, T.Fisher Unwin.
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    Ghosh, A et al.   ANCIENT INDIA £21.00    
      Special Jubilee Number 1902-1952.   249pp. 122b/w plates. Card covers. 4to.   Binding holding well but paper spine missimg.   1953 No.9, Archaeological Survey of India.
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    Gollings, John (photographs).   CITY OF VICTORY. £25.00    
      Vijayanagara, the Medieval Capital of Southern India.   118pp. Index. 4to. Superb b/w photographs with long essay and detailed plans and descriptions of the buildings.   Fine in fine dw.   1991 First edition, Aperture, New York.
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    Griffith, Ralph T.H.   THE HYMNS OF THE SAMAVEDA. £15.00    
      Translated with a Popular Commentary.   338 + xxxviii pp. Translation into English verse.   Very good in chipped dw.   1963 Varanasi.
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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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    Jagadguru SwamiBharati Krsna Tirthaji Maharajah.   VEDIC MATHEMATICS. £14.00    
      Sixteen Simple Mathematical Formulas from the Vedas.   367pp.   Very good.   1970 Reprint, Motilal Banarsidass, Delhi.
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    Jayaswal, K.P.   HINDU POLITY. £58.00    
      A Constitutional History of India in Hindu Times.   219 + 277pp. 2 volumes in 1. Inscribed 'with the compliments of the author'. Study of Ancient India.   Very good indeed in the original black cloth.   1924 First edition, Butterworth & Co., Calcutta.
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    Jha, D.N.   ANCIENT INDIA IN HISTORICAL OUTLINE. £10.00    
         216pp. Index. 10 folding maps and illustrations in b/w.   Fine in fine dw.   1998 Reprint, Manohar, New Delhi.
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    Lewis, Norman.   A GODDESS IN THE STONES. £12.00    
      Travels in India.   322pp. Looking for ancient India in Bihar, Orissa and the mountains of the East.   Fine in fine dw.   1991 First, Cape.
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    Lewis, Norman.   A GODDESS IN THE STONES. £5.00    
      Travels in India.   322pp. Looking for ancient India in Bihar and the mountains of the East.   Fine in fine dw.   1992 first US, Henry Holt, New York.
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    Macdonell, Arthur A.   A SANSKRIT GRAMMAR FOR STUDENTS. £14.00    
         264pp.   Very good indeed in very good dw. Owner's name.   1975 Third edition reprinted, Oxford University Press.
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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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    Mookerji, Radhakumud.   ASOKA. £10.00    
         289pp. Index. Card covers. Folding map. Ex-library copy with a single rubber stamp mark.   Very good.   1989 Reprint, Motilal Banarsidass, Delhi.
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    Muller, F.Max (translates).   THE UPANISHADS. £34.00    
      Part 1.   350pp. Neat shelf mark on spine but no other library markings.   Very good indeed. Spine and leather spine label rubbed.   1900 First edition, At the Clarendon Press, Oxford.
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    Nikhilananda, Swami.   THE UPANISHADS. £12.00    
      Katha, Isa, Kena and Mundaka.   319pp. Translated from the Sanskrit with introduction and notes.   Very good indeed. Bookplate.   1951 First edition, Phoenix House.
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    Nikhilananda, Swami.   THE UPANISHADS. £14.00    
      Katha, Isa, Kena, Mundaka.   392pp. Translated from the Sanskrit with introduction and notes.   Very good indeed. Bookplate.   1963 Abridged edition, Allen & Unwin.
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    Oman, J.C.   THE STORIES OF THE RAMAYANA AND THE MAHABHARATA. £25.00    
         256pp. Colour frontispiece and 6 b/w illustrations.   Very good. A few small library stamps.   1899 Reprint, Bell.
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    Platts, Henry.   THE BAITAL PACHCHISI; £24.00    
      or Twenty-Five Tales of a Sprite. Translated from the Hindi text of Dr.John Forbes.   viii, 181pp. In the original blue cloth.   Very good indeed. An excellent copy.   1871 First edition, Wm.H.Allen & Co.
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    Ragozin, Zenaide.   VEDIC INDIA as Embodied Principally in the Rig-Veda. £25.00    
         457pp. Index. Folding colour frontispiece, 34 b/w illustrations and a map. ' The Story of the Nations' series.   Very good indeed.   1899 Second edition edition, Fisher Unwin.
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    Ryder, Arthur W. (translates).   KALIDASA. £10.00    
      Translations of Shakuntala and Other Works.   216pp. Translated from the Sanskrit. In Everyman's Library.   Very good.   No date (c1910) J.M.Dent.
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    Sankalia, Prof. H.D.   ARCHAEOLOGY IN RAJASTHAN. £15.00    
         132pp. Index. 11 b/w illustrations.   Very good in very good dw.   1988 First edition, Udaipur.
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    Sastri, K.A.Nilakanta.   A HISTORY OF SOUTH INDIA from Prehistoric Times to the Fall of Vijayanagar. £18.00    
         xiv +521pp. Index. 7 maps.   Very good.   1971 Oxford University Press, Bombay.
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    Sastri, K.A.Nilakanta.   THE COLAS. £45.00    
         xvi + 812pp. Index. Over 100 illustrations, 2 in colour.   Very good in worn dustwrapper. A very few worm holes to prelims.   1955 University of Madras.
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    Selby, Martha Ann (edits).   GROW LONG, BLESSED NIGHT. £10.00    
      Love Poems from Classical India.   265pp. Index. Anthology of 200 love poems from Sanskrit, Tamil and Maharastri with 109pp of introduction and criticism. Card covers.   Fine.   2000, Oxford University Press, New York.
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    Sharma, Ram Sharan.   LIGHT ON EARLY INDIAN SOCIETY AND ECONOMY. £12.00    
         168pp. Index.   Very good in like dw. Owner's name. Some spotting to fore-edge.   1966 First edition, Manaktalas, Bombay.
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    Somani, R.V.   JAIN INSCRIPTIONS OF RAJASTHAN. £16.00    
         271pp. Index. Appendix of the original text.   Very good in very good dw.   1982 First edition, Jaipur.
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    Stutley, Margaret.   ANCIENT INDIAN MAGIC AND FOLKLORE. £10.00    
      An Introduction.   190pp. Index. 9 b/w photographs. A study of charms and imprecations.   Fine in fine dw.   1980 First edition, Routledge & Kegan Paul.
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    Teape, W.M.   THE SECRET LORE OF INDIA. £5.00    
      and The One Perfect Life for All Being a Few Main Passages from the Upanishads.   345pp. Index. Little used ex-public library copy.   Very good.   1932 First edition, W.Heffer, Cambridge.
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    Thapar, Romila.   EARLY INDIA. £12.00    
      From the Origins to AD 1300.   556pp. Index. 7 figures and 13 maps.   Fine in fine dw.   2002 First edition, Allen Lane.
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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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    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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