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    Amin, Mohamed & Willetts, Duncan & Tetley, Brian.   THE ROOF OF THE WORLD. £8.00    
         192pp. 4to. Superb colour photos of the mountains and glaciers of Northern Pakistan..   Fine in fine dw.   1987 First edition, Moorland Publishing Company, Derbyshire.
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    Balneaves, Elizabeth.   MOUNTAINS OF THE MURGHA ZERIN. £16.00    
      Between the Hindu Khush and the Karakoram.   239pp. Photographs in colour and b/w. Explorations through Chitral, Swat and Gilgit.   Fine in fine dw.   1972 First edition, John Gifford.
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    Banik, Dr.Allen E. and Taylor, Renee.   HUNZA LAND. £16.00    
      The Fabulous Health and Youth Wonderland of the World.   239pp. 19 b/w photographs. To Hunza in quest of longevity.   Very good in edge-rubbed dw.   1960 First edition, Whitehorn, Long Beach.
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    Banks, Mike.   RAKAPOSHI. £6.00    
         238pp. Index. 35 b/w photographs. First ascent with Tom Patey.   Very good indeed. Sections from dustwrapper neatly pasted inside front boards.   1959 First Secker & Warburg.
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    Banks, Mike.   RAKAPOSHI. £8.00    
         238pp. Index. 35 b/w photographs. First ascent with Tom Patey.   Unfortunately a tranparent cover for the dw has left sellotape marks on the endpapers. Otherwise very good in very good dw.   1959 First edition, Secker & Warburg.
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    Barry, John.   K2. £5.00    
      SAVAGE MOUNTAIN : SAVAGE SUMMER.   187pp. Many colour photographs. Account of the disasters of 1986.   Fine in very slightly chipped dw.   1987 Reprint, Oxford Illustrated Press.
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    Bates, R.S.B. and Lowther, E.H.N.   BREEDING BIRDS OF KASHMIR. £16.00    
         367pp. Index. 151 b/w photographs and 5 coloured plates by D.V.Cowen. First published in 1952.   Fine in fine dw.   1991 reprint, Oxford University Press, New Delhi.
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    Battye, Evelyn Desiree.   THE KASHMIR RESIDENCY. £10.00    
      Memories of 1939 and 1940.   142pp. Card covers. The author was Personal Assistant to the Resident. Accounts of social life and work.   Fine.   1997 First edition, BACSA.
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    Battye, Evelyn Desiree.   THE KASHMIR RESIDENCY. £14.00    
      Memories of 1939 and 1940.   142pp. Card covers. The author was Personal Assistant to the Resident. Accounts of social life and work. Presentation copy signed by the author.   Fine.   1997 First edition, BACSA.
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    Bechtold, Fritz.   NANGA PARBAT ADVENTURE. £8.00    
         93pp. Index. The disasters of 1934. 80 excellent b/w plates.   Very good. Some light spotting.   1935 Reprint month of publication, John Murray.
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    Bechtold, Fritz.   NANGA PARBAT ADVENTURE. £7.00    
         93pp. Index. The disasters of 1934. Translated by H.E.G.Tyndale. 80 plates of excellent photographs.   Very good. Owner's name label.   1938 Reprint Murray.
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    Bishop, Isabella, L.   AMONG THE TIBETANS. £58.00    
         159pp. Small 8vo. 21 engraved illustrations, mostly full-page by Edward Whymper. Travels in Kashmir and Ladakh. In the original decorated cloth.   Boards rubbed and binding slack.   1894 First edition, The Religious Tract Society.
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    Candler, Edmund.   ON THE EDGE OF THE WORLD. £50.00    
         278pp. 35 photographs and a map. Travels in Kashmir and the Khyber.   Very good indeed. A very bright, clean copy.   1919 First edition, Cassell.
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    Carus-Wilson, Mrs Ashley.   IRENE PETRIE. £24.00    
      Missionary to Kashmir.   343pp. Schools and travels in the 1890s, her death in Ladakh. 9 b/w photographs and a folding map of Kashmir in colour.   Very good indeed. An excellent copy.   1900 First edition, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Clark, John.   HUNZA. £16.00    
      Lost Kingdom of the Himalayas.   262p. 31 b/w photographs. American runs technical school.   Very good indeed in chipped dw.   1957 First edition, Hutchinson.
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    Coventry, B.O.   WILD FLOWERS OF KASHMIR (Series 1). £25.00    
         101pp + 50 plates + xxxiv pp introduction and index. Each of 50 species described and illustrated with a photograph in colour.   Very good indeed. Inscription.   1923 First edition, Raithby, Lawrence & Co.
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    Curran, Jim.   TRANGO, THE NAMELESS TOWER. £16.00    
         175pp. 16 colour photographs and many in black and white. 1976 first ascent.   Fine in dw with faded spine panel.   1978 First edition, Dark Peak.
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    Curzon, George Nathaniel.   A VICEROY'S INDIA. £6.00    
         192pp. Edited by Peter King. Long extracts on Kabul, Chitral and Gilgit from Curzon's books. Many photographs from Curzon's time. Full-size paperback edition.   Very good. Inscription.   1984 Sidgwick & Jackson.
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    Denys, F.Ward.   OUR SUMMER IN THE VALE OF KASHMIR. £31.00    
         233pp. 8 illustrations in colour and 59 full-page b/w photographs.   Very good.   1915 First edition, James William Bryan Press, Washington D.C..
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    Denys, F.Ward.   OUR SUMMER IN THE VALE OF KASHMIR. £40.00    
         233pp. 8 illustrations in colour and 59 full-page b/w photographs.   Very good indeed. A lovely copy.   1915 First edition, James William Bryan Press, Washington D.C..
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    Diver, Maud.   LONELY FURROW. £10.00    
         503pp. Novel set in Kashmir and Peshawar of the early 1920s.   Rubbed and slack. Private library rubber stamp marks. Unconnected postcard stuck to front endpaper.   1925 Reprint, John Murray.
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    Diver, Maud.   LONELY FURROW. £12.00    
         433pp. Novel set in Kashmir and Peshawar of the early 1920s.   Very good.   1923 Reprint, John Murray.
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    Douglas, William O.   BEYOND THE HIGH HIMALAYAS. £32.00    
         352pp. Index. Endpaper maps. A Justice of the US Supreme Court treks in Afghanistan, Hunza and Ladakh. Signed by the author.   Very good in very good dw.   1952 First edition, Doubleday
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    Fairley, Jean.   THE LION RIVER THE INDUS. £12.00    
         290pp. Index. 37 b/w illustrations and 6 maps. From the source to the ocean.   Very good in very good dw.   1975 First edition, Allen Lane.
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    Forbes, Duncan.   TRAVELS IN PAKISTAN. £10.00    
         244pp. Index. 49 b/w photographs and a map. Chapters on Murree, the Frontier, Gilgit, Hunza etc. by former Indian Army officer.   Fine in very good dw.   1990 First edition, The Book Guild.
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    Ganpat (M.L.A.Gompertz).   MAGIC LADAKH. £65.00    
      An Intimate Picture of a Land of Topsy-Turvy Customs and Great Natural Beauty.   291pp. Index.23 full-page photographs. In the original blue cloth.   Very good. Neat bookplate.   1928 First edition, Seely, Service & Co.
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    Greig, Andrew.   SUMMIT FEVER. £6.00    
         281pp. Index. 24 colour photographs and 2 maps. Expedition to the Mustagh Tower   Fine in fine dw.   1985 First edition, Hutchinson.
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    Harris, John.   MUCH SOUNDING OF BUGLES. £13.00    
      The Siege of Chitral, 1895.   248pp. Index and notes. 29 b/w illustrations and 2 maps.   Very good in very good dw.   1975 First edition, Hutchinson.
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    Harris, John.   MUCH SOUNDING OF BUGLES. £21.00    
      The Siege of Chitral, 1895.   248pp. Index and notes. 29 b/w illustrations and 2 maps.   Fine in near-fine dw.   1975 First edition, Hutchinson.
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    Herrligkoffer, Karl M.   NANGA PARBAT. £6.00    
         254pp. Index. 9 colour plates and other b/w photographs. The story of the German expeditions with early disasters and success in 1953.   A very bright, clean copy in very good dw. Newspaper cutting of Buhl's death pasted to front endpaper.   1954 First edition, Elek.
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    Herrligkoffer, Karl.   NANGA PARBAT. £10.00    
         254pp. Index. 9 colour plates and other b/w photographs. The story of the German expeditions with early disasters and success in 1953.   Very good in very good dw. A nice copy of a book which is often spotted and marked.   1954 First edition, Elek.
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    Herrligkoffer, Karl.   NANGA PARBAT. £8.00    
      By the leader of the 1953 ascent.   254pp. Index. 9 colour plates and other b/w photographs. The story of the pre-war German expeditions with early disasters and success in 1953.   Very good indeed in like dw. Spotting to edges as usual.   1954 First edition, Elek.
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    Houston, Charles and Bates, Robert.   K2 THE SAVAGE MOUNTAIN. £10.00    
         192pp. 22 b/w photographs. Americans unsuccessful with a terrifying retreat.   Very good indeed in dw rubbed at top edge.   1955 First edition, Collins.
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    Irwin, John.   THE KASHMIR SHAWL. £14.00    
         60pp. Index. 42 illustrations in colour and b/w. Victoria and Albert Museum Monograph. Card covers.   Fine.   1981 Second impression, HMSO.
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    Kaye, M.M.   DEATH IN KASHMIR. £10.00    
         333pp. New edition of her first novel.   Fine in fine dw. Owner's name.   1984 Reprint Viking.
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    Keay, John.   WHEN MEN AND MOUNTAINS MEET. £16.00    
      The Explorers of the Western Himalayas 1820-1875.   277pp. Index. 4 maps. 20 b/w photographs.   Very good in very good dw. Edges darkening a little.   1977 First edition, John Murray.
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    Keay, John.   WHEN MEN AND MOUNTAINS MEET. £12.00    
      The Explorers of the Western Himalayas 1820-1875.   277pp. Index. 20 b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw. Owner's name.   1981 Reprint, Murray.
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    Keay, John.   WHEN MEN AND MOUNTAINS MEET. £16.00    
      The Explorers of the Western Himalayas 1820-1875.   277pp. Index. 20 b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw.   1981 Reprint, Murray.
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    Keenan, Brigid.   TRAVELS IN KASHMIR. £10.00    
      A popular history of its peoples, places and crafts.   226pp. Index. Endpaper maps. Well illustrated including many 19th and early 20th century watercolours in colour.   Fine in fine dw.   1989 First edition, Oxford University Press, Delhi.
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    Lamb, Alastair.   KASHMIR. £45.00    
      A Disputed Legacy 1846-1990.   368pp. Index.   Fine in fine dw.   1991 First edition, Roxford Books, Hertfordshire.
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    Leitner, G.W.   DARDISTAN IN 1866, 1886 AND 1893. £28.00    
      The Hunza and Nagyr Handbook.   111pp + 8 appendices. Facsimile reprint of 1889 original.   Very good in very good dw.   1985 Indus Publications, Karachi.
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    Mantovani, Roberto and Diemberger, Kurt.   K2. £10.00    
      Challenging the Sky.   144pp. 4to. Superb record of early and recent expeditions in b/w and colour photographs.   Fine in fine dw.   1995 First edition, Swan Hill.
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    Merkl, Willy.   EIN WEG ZUM NANGA PARBAT. £12.00    
         235pp. Text in German. Many b/w photographs. Ex-college library with bookplate and minimal markings.   Very good indeed.   1936 First edition, Rudolf Rother, Munich.
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    Messner, Reinhold and Gogna, A.   K2 MOUNTAIN OF MOUNTAINS. £25.00    
         177pp. Colour photographs. Climbing history and 1979 ascent.   Fine in fine dw. A lovely copy.   1981 First edition, Kaye & Ward.
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    Miller, K.J. (edits).   THE INTERNATIONAL KARAKORAM PROJECT. Volumes 1 and 2. £75.00    
      Proceedings of the International Conference held at The Royal Geographical Society, London.   In 2 vols. 412 and 635pp. Tables, maps and b/w illustrations. In pictorial boards.   Fine. An immaculate set. As new.   1984 First editions, Cambridge University Press.
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    Miller, Keith.   CONTINENTS IN COLLISION. £13.00    
      The International Karakoram Project.   212pp. Large 8vo. R.G.S. expedition to test theories of continental drift. Foreword by Lord Hunt.   Fine in fine dw.   1982 First edition, George Philip.
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    Parbury, Florence.   THE EMERALD SET WITH PEARLS £110.00    
      being reminiscences of the beautiful land of Kashmir. With illustrations from watercolour drawings. Also Thomas Moore's "Lalla Rookh" with musical additions by Florence Parbury and Guido Zuccoli.   218pp + 37pp of songs set to music. 4to. 30 illustrations in colour tipped-in on green art paper with tissue guards. In the original green cloth   Very good internally but some marks and rubbing to the boards and a repaired split to the top inch of the spine cloth.   No date (c1900) Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co..
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    Pierre, Bernard.   A MOUNTAIN CALLED NUN KUN. £10.00    
         189pp. 20 b/w photographs and 5 maps and diagrams. French ascent of 23,000 foot peak in Kashmir.   Very good in chipped dw.   1955 First edition, Hodder.
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    Pierre, Bernard.   A MOUNTAIN CALLED NUN KUN. £5.00    
         189pp. 20 b/w photographs and 5 maps and diagrams. French ascent of 23,000 foot peak in Kashmir.   Very good.   1955 First edition, Hodder.
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    Pincher, Patrick (edits).   THREE MONTHS IN CASHMERE. £24.00    
      From a Lady's Diary, May, June, July 1887 by Mary Elizabeth Sykes.   157pp. Large 8vo. Card covers. Photographs and drawings in b/w.   Fine.   2010 First edition, The Pearl Press.
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    Rankin, Sir Reginald.   A TOUR IN THE HIMALAYAS AND BEYOND. £40.00    
         297pp. A nicely observed daily journal of a trek in 1898 from Simla to Srinagar.   Very good indeed. Bookplate.   1930 First edition, The Bodley Head.
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    Robertson, Sir George.   CHITRAL. £85.00    
      The Story of a Minor Siege.   368pp. Index. Folding map. 32 illustrations. Attractive armorial bookplate.   Very good indeed. Short tear to folding map.   1898 First edition, Methuen.
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    Rodale, J.L.   THE HEALTHY HUNZAS. £16.00    
         263pp. 16 illustrations. An early analysis of Hunza to recommend organic farming.   Very good indeed in chipped dw.   1949 Second impression, Emmaus Pensylvannia.
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    Rowell, Galen.   IN THE THRONE ROOM OF THE MOUNTAIN GODS. £28.00    
         334pp. Index. 4to. Frank account of K2 expedition with the author's photographs in colour and b/w.   Very good in very good dw. Bookplate.   1977 First edition, Sierra Club, San Francisco.
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    Russell, Scott.   MOUNTAIN PROSPECT. £5.00    
         248pp. Index. 47 b/w plates and 7 maps. Includes 30pp chapter on climbing with Shipton in the Karakoram   Very good indeed in cut-down dw.   1946 First edition, Chatto & Windus.
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    Saunders, Victor.   ELUSIVE SUMMITS. £26.00    
      Four Expeditions in the Karakoram.   191pp. Index. 16 colour photographs and 9 maps and drawings.   Fine in near-fine dw.   1990 First edition, Hodder & Stoughton..
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    Schofield, Victoria.   KASHMIR IN THE CROSSFIRE. £14.00    
         354pp. Index. 10 maps. History of Kashmir and analysis of its problems.   Fine in fine dw.   1996 First edition, I.B.Tauris.
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    Schofield, Victoria.   KASHMIR IN CONFLICT. £10.00    
      India, Pakistan and the Unfinished War.   286pp. Index. 9 maps. Card covers.   Fine.   2000 I.B.Tauris.
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    Schofield, Victoria.   KASHMIR IN CONFLICT. £10.00    
      India, Pakistan and the Unfinished War.   286pp. Index. Card covers. 9 maps.   Fine.   2000, I.B. Tauris.
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    Shaw, Isobel and Ben.   PAKISTAN TREKKING GUIDE, £4.00    
         420pp. Index. Soft covers. Many maps.   Fine.   1993 First edition, Oddysey, Hong Kong.
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    Singh, Dr Manmohan.   KARAN SINGH: A TRYST WITH HISTORY. £18.00    
         144pp. 4to. Many b/w photographs, Biography.   Fine in fine dw. Stamped 'presentation copy'.   2007 First edition, Nyogi Books, New Delhi.
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    Singh, Raghubir (photographs).   KASHMIR. £21.00    
      Garden of the Himalayas.   4to landscape. Introduction and 80 superb colour photographs.   Fine in very good dw.   1983 First edition, The Perennial Press, Hong Kong.
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    Singh, Raghubir (photographs).   KASHMIR. £14.00    
      Garden of the Himalayas.   4to landscape. Full-size paperback edition. Introduction and 78 superb colour photographs.   Fine.   1987 Thames & Hudson.
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    Sinha, Sachchidananda.   KASHMIR. £18.00    
      Playground of Asia. A Handbook for Visitors to the Happy Valley.   448pp. Index. Much on routes, topography, houseboats, motor cars, amenities etc. With 44pp critical bibliography and many other appendices.   Hinges slack and nick to head of spine. Internally sound.   1943 First Allahabad.
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    Sinha, Sachchidananda.   KASHMIR. £25.00    
      Playground of Asia. A Handbook for Visitors to the Happy Valley.   458pp. Index. Folding map. Many b/w photographs (rather smudgy). Much on routes, topography, houseboats, motor cars, amenities etc. With 44pp critical bibliography and many other appendices. 110pp longer than the first edition of 1943.   Very good in complete but rubbed dw.   1947 Third (revised) edition, Allahabad.
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    Trevelyan, Raleigh.   THE GOLDEN ORIOLE. £19.00    
      A 200 Year History of an English Family in India.   536pp. Index. 66 b/w illustrations. Journeys across India by Raj-born author who revisits the places of his childhood, including Gilgit lovingly remembered, and evokes the spirit of British India.   Fine in fine dw.   1987 First US edition, Viking, New York.
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    Trevelyan, Raleigh.   THE GOLDEN ORIOLE. £13.00    
      Childhood, family and friends in India.   536pp. 66 photographs. Journeys across India by Raj-born author who revisits the places of his childhood, including Gilgit lovingly remembered, and evokes the spirit of British India.   Fine in fine dw. Owner's bookplate and address label.   1987 First edition, Secker& Warburg.
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    Trevelyan, Raleigh.   THE GOLDEN ORIOLE. £5.00    
      Childhood, Family and Friends in India.   536pp. 66 photographs. Journeys across India by Raj-born author who revisits the places of his childhood, including Gilgit lovingly remembered, and evokes the spirit of British India. Paperback edition.   Very good indeed.   1988 Oxford University Press.
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    Trevelyan, Raleigh.   THE GOLDEN ORIOLE. £21.00    
      Childhood, family and friends in India.   536pp. 66 photographs. Journeys across India by Raj-born author who revisits the places of his childhood, including Gilgit lovingly remembered, and evokes the spirit of British India.   Fine in fine dw. A lovely copy.   1987 First edition, Secker& Warburg.
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    Tyndale-Biscoe, Canon C.E.   TYNDALE-BISCOE OF KASHMIR. £12.00    
      An Autobiography.   280pp. Celebrated headmaster in imperial Kashmir.   Very good in remans of dw.   No date, Seeley, Service.
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    Tyndale-Biscoe, E.D.   50 YEARS AGAINST THE STREAM. £21.00    
      The Story of a School in Kashmir 1880-1930.   96pp. Many b/w photographs. Presentation copy inscribed 'with C.P.Tyndale Biscoe's compliments.   Very good. Edges and prelims spotted. Boards unevenly faded.   1930 First edition, Mysore.
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    Vas, Lt Gen E.A.   WITHOUT BAGGAGE. £12.00    
      A Personal Account of the Jammu & Kashmir Operations 1947-49.   173pp. Index. Description of the campaign by retired Indian general. Maps and plans.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   No date (Preface dated 1988), First edition, Dehra Dun.
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    Wahid, Siddiq.   LADAKH. £14.00    
      Between Earth and Sky.   4to. 107pp. Many full-page colour photographs by Kenneth Storm.   Fine in fine dw.   1981 First edition, Edita, Lausanne.
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    Zutshi, Chitralekha.   LANGUAGES OF BELONGING. £16.00    
      Islam, Regional Identity and the Making of Kashmir.   359pp. Index. 10 b/w plates and 3 maps. A study of colonial and post-colonial Kashmir.   Fine in fine dw.   2004 First edition, Oxford University Press, New York.
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