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    Ahmed, Akbar S.   MILLENNIUM AND CHARISMA AMONG PATHANS. £16.00    
      A Critical Essay in Social Anthropology.   173pp. Index. Based on field-work in the Tribal Areas of Pakistan's N.W.Frontier Province. The author was Political Agent, South Waziristan Agency.   Very good in very good dustwrapper..   1976 First edition, Routledge & Kegan Paul.
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    Allen, Charles.   SOLDIER SAHIBS. £14.00    
      The Men who Made the North-West Frontier.   368pp. Index. 23 photographs and 2 maps.   Owner's bookplate and address label. Otherwise fine in fine dw.   2000 First edition, John Murray.
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    Anon (officers of the regiment).   THE GUIDES 1846-1922. £200.00    
         347pp. Index. 11 maps in the text and 6 (of 7) in rear pocket. 19 b/w photographs. Ex-Westminster Public Library with label, rubber stamp marks to maps and plates, spine mark and embossed mark on front board. Mainly relating to campaigns in Afghanistan and on the North-West Frontier. World War I in Mesopotamia.   Very good.   1938 Gale and Polden, Aldershot.
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    Bagash, Salman.   THE FRONTIER TRIBAL BELT. £18.00    
      Genesis and Purpose under the Raj.   365pp. Index. 3 maps. Photographs in colour and b/w.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   2016 Oxford University Press, Karachi.
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    Barth, Fredrik.   POLITICAL LEADERSHIP AMONG SWAT PATHANS. £21.00    
         143pp. Index.   Fine in near-fine dw.   1959 First edition, University of London Press.
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    Barth, Fredrik.   POLITICAL LEADERSHIP AMONG SWAT PATHANS. £10.00    
         143pp. Index. Paperback edition.   Very good   1965 University of London Press.
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    Barthorp, Michael.   THE FRONTIER ABLAZE. £28.00    
      The North-West Frontier Rising 1897-98.   128pp double column. 4to. 8 colour plates of uniforms and over 100 photographs of the time.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   1996 First edition, Windrow & Greene.
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    Barton, Sir William.   INDIA'S NORTH-WEST FRONTIER. £25.00    
         308pp. 2 maps and 8 plates.   Very good.   1939 First edition, John Murray.
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    Bayley, Victor.   PERMANENT WAY THROUGH THE KHYBER. £65.00    
         287pp. 16 full-page photographs.   Very good. Top corner bumped. A nice copy of a scarce edition.   1934 First edition, Jarrolds.
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    Blake, Christopher.   A VIEW FROM WITHIN. £10.00    
      The Last Years of British Rule in South-East Asia.   206pp. Index. Many b/w photographs. Service with the Somerset Light Infantry and the Dogra Regiment on the NW frontier in WW2 India and then a civil servant in post-war Malaya.   Fine in fine dw.   1990 First edition, Castle Cary.
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    Bowen, John Charles Edward.   PLAIN TALES OF THE AFGHAN BORDER. £10.00    
         95pp. 10 Pathan stories retold by former Frontier officer.   Fine.   1982 First, Springwood Books.
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    Bristow, Brigadier R.C.B.   MEMORIES OF THE BRITISH RAJ. £16.00    
      A Soldier in India.   208pp. Index. 16 b/w photographs and 2 maps. Service with the Dogra Regiment on the Frontier, in Burma and during Partition.   Fine in fine dw.   1974 First edition, Johnson.
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    Burt, Michael.   LEAN BROWN MEN. £10.00    
         317pp. Novel of the North-West Frontier. Foreword by Field Marshall the Lord Birdwood.   Very good indeed.   1942 Reprint, Ward-Lock.
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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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    Caroe, Olaf.   THE PATHANS 550BC-1957AD. £38.00    
         521pp. Index. 12 plates and 6 maps. The author was the last British Governor of the North-West Frontier Province.   Very good in very good dw.   1962 Reprint, Macmillan.
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    Cooper, Ashley.   THE KHYBER CONNECTION. £10.00    
      The Furrow and the Raj.   238pp. Index. Card covers. 48 b/w photographs. Explores the multitude of links between people in rural Suffolk and the experience of India and Burma. Reminiscences and memorials illuminated by the author's travels. An unusual and interesting perspective.   Very good.   1985 First Bulmer.
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    Cornet.   THE BROKEN LINK. £10.00    
         189pp. Lively stories of Tent Clubs, sport and service on the Frontier.   Very good in chipped dw.   1951 First edition, Bles.
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    Curzon of Kedleston, Marquess.   LEAVES FROM A VICEROY'S NOTEBOOK. £28.00    
         414pp. Index. Top edge gilt. A posthumous collection mainly of travel writing, covering Chitral, Kashmir, the Frontier, Assam.   Very good.   1927 Reprint, Macmillan.
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    Curzon, George Nathaniel.   A VICEROY'S INDIA. £10.00    
         192pp. Edited by Peter King. Long extracts on Kabul, Chitral and Gilgit from Curzon's books. Many photographs from Curzon's time.   Fine in very good dw.   1984 First edition, Sidgwick & Jackson.
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    Curzon, George Nathaniel.   A VICEROY'S INDIA. £10.00    
         192pp. Edited by Peter King. Long extracts on Kabul, Chitral and Gilgit from Curzon's books. Many photographs from Curzon's time.   Fine in fine dw. Inscription.   1984 First edition, Sidgwick & Jackson.
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    Dani, Ahmad Hasan.   PESHAWAR. £25.00    
      Historic City of the Frontier.   152pp. 4to. Many photographs in colour. The author was Professor of Archaeology at the University of Peshawar.   Fine in pictorial boards.   2002 Reprint, Sang-e-Meel, Lahore.
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    Davey, Cyril J.   A HANDBOOK TO THE NORTH-WEST FRONTIER (including Jhelum, Rawalpindi and Hazara Districts). £16.00    
      With historical and directory information and notes on all places of interest.   92pp. Index. viii pp advertisments. Small 8vo. Card covers.   Very good apart from a little wear to paper spine.   No date (1940s during the war) J.Ray and Sons, Rawalpindi & Peshawar.
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    Diver, Maud.   DESMOND'S DAUGHTER. £22.00    
         566pp. Novel set against the Tirah campaign of 1897-98.   Very good. Inscription.   1916 First edition, Blackwood.
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    Diver, Maud.   A WILD BIRD. £10.00    
         575pp. Set In England and Peshawar in 1927.   Very good.   1932 Reprint, John Murray.
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    Diver, Maud.   THE GREAT AMULET. £12.00    
         406pp. Second novel in NW Frontier trilogy. Dedicated to Trix Fleming, Kipling's sister.   Very good indeed. An outstanding copy.   No date, Blackwood.
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    Diver, Maud.   CANDLES IN THE WIND. £12.00    
         384pp. Third novel of NW Frontier trilogy.   Very good indeed. An excellent copy.   1923 Reprint, Blackwood, Edinburgh.
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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.   CAPTAIN DESMOND, V.C. £12.00    
         372pp. Best-selling NW Frontier novel.   Very good.   1910 Ninth impression, Blackwood.
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    Duckers, Peter (selects and describes).   ON SERVICE IN INDIA. £14.00    
      The Mein Family Photographs 1870-1901.   96pp. Paperback. Excellent photographs and explanatory text of the military experience of one family. Includes a range of photographs taken during the Afghan War of 1879-80.   Fine.   2000 First edition, Tempus Publishing, Stroud.
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    Duncan, Ronald.   SO IS LIFE. £18.00    
         95pp. Stories and sketches reprinted from British-Indian journals. Stylish drawings by D.Newsome. Many with North-West Frontier settings.   Very good.   No date (1930s) Thacker & Co., Bombay.
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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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    Durand, Colonel Algernon.   THE MAKING OF A FRONTIER. £14.00    
      Five Years' Experiences and Adventures in Gilgit, Hunza, Nagar, Chitral and the Eastern Hindu-Kush   383pp. Pocket edition.   Owner's bookplate and address label. Otherwise very good.   No date (1900s), Nelson.
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    Durand, Colonel Algernon.   THE MAKING OF A FRONTIER. £21.00    
      Five Years' Experiences and Adventures in Gilgit, Hunza, Nagar, Chitral and the Eastern Hindu-Kush   298pp. Index. Facsimile reprint. Folding map. Plates a little smudgy.   Near-fine in very good dw.   1977 Indus Publications, Karachi.
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    Enriquez, Major C.M.   KHYBERIE. £10.00    
      The Story of a Pony on the Indian Frontier.   179pp. Illustrated by K. F. Barker.   Very good. Inscription. A little slack.   1934 First A. & C. Black.
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    Farrington, Anthony (compiles).   GUIDE TO THE RECORDS OF THE INDIA OFFICE MILITARY DEPARTMENT. £28.00    
         513pp. Index. In stiff card boards with unlettered spine. From the library of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.   Very good indeed,   1982 India Office Library and Records.
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    Fraser, Lovat.   INDIA UNDER CURZON AND AFTER. £25.00    
         496pp. Index. Large folding map. 4 tissue-guarded plates. Long sections on Tibet, Persia and the Frontier. An adulatory record of Curzon's administration by the former editor of 'The Times of India'.   Front endpaper removed. Private library label but no other library marks. Otherwise a nice copy.   1911 First edition, Heinemann.
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    Government of India.   THE QUETTA EARTQUAKE 1935 £55.00    
         26pp. Folding map. 9 b/w photographs. In the original red wrappers.   Very good.   1935 Government of India, Simla.
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    Guest, Captain Freddie.   INDIAN CAVALRYMAN. £14.00    
         220pp. Memories of an officer in the Indian Army between the wars. Service on the Frontier, pig-sticking and polo.   Very good. Spine cloth a little faded. Owner's name.   1959 First edition, Jarrolds.
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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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    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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    Hennicker, M.C.A.   MEMOIRS OF A JUNIOR OFFICER. £16.00    
         292pp. Indian service in the Royal Engineers up to his promotion to Major in 1940. Bengal and the Frontier.   Very good in very good dw.   1951 First edition, William Blackwood.
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    Hobday, Major E.A.P.   SKETCHES ON SERVICE DURING THE INDIAN FRONTIER CAMPAIGNS OF 1897. £126.00    
         159pp. 'Containing 57 full-page engravings from original drawings and 14 photographic portraits of the commanding officers and their staffs'. A staff officer's sketches and comments on the Malakand Field Force. In the original brown cloth now a little grubby. All edges gilt.   Very good. One plate loose.   1898 First edition, James Bowden.
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    Hunt, Wray.   MOTI RAM BAHADUR. £13.00    
         248pp. 6 colour plates from paintings by H.J.White. Stories of heroic young Jat soldier who serves his English officers well.   Very good.   1937 First edition, Pitman.
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    Hutchinson, Colonel H.D.   THE CAMPAIGN IN TIRAH 1897-1898. £76.00    
      An Account of an Expedition against the Orakzais and Afridis.   250pp. Folding map. 20 plates. 6 maps and plans. Appendix of officers killed and wounded. Recased in the original boards.   Very good internally but boards a little marked and faded.   1898 First edition, Macmillan.
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    Ingall, Francis.   THE LAST OF THE BENGAL LANCERS. £5.00    
         157pp. Index. 19 b/w photographs. Service on the Frontier, in India to 1947 and later in Pakistan.   Fine in fine dw.   1988 First edition, Leo Cooper.
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    Irvine, Lt.-Colonel A.A.   LAND OF NO REGRETS. £10.00    
         352pp. Autobiography. Frontier wars and Punjab disturbances.   In chipped dw. Rather slack.   1938 First edition, Collins.
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    Jackson, Alice F.   HEROES OF THE CHITRAL SIEGE. £12.00    
         In pictorial boards. 128pp. Frontispiece in b/w. Story retold with invented dialogue.   Very good.   No date (1900s) SPCK.
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    Jaffar, S.M.   PESHAWAR. £16.00    
      City on the Frontier.   xvi + 192pp. Index. Reprint of 1945 book together with other articles by the author.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   2008 First edition, Oxford University Press, Karachi.
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    James, B.A. (edits).   HIGH NOON OF EMPIRE. £10.00    
      The Diary of Lieutenant Colonel Henry Tyndall 1895-1915.   190pp. Index. 13 b/w illustrations and 3 maps. Extracts from a daily diary of service on the North West Frontier, East Africa and France. Amongst other postings he was Adjutant to the 67 Punjabis and 40th Pathans.   Fine in fine dw.   2007 First edition, Pen & Sword.
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    Kalter, Johannes.   THE ARTS AND CRAFTS OF THE SWAT VALLEY. £26.00    
      Living Traditions in the Hindu Kush.   180pp. 248 illustrations, 90 in colour. Superbly illustrated account of society, architecture and craft traditions.   Fine in fine dw.   1991 First edition, Thames & Hudson.
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    Kaye, M.M.   THE FAR PAVILIONS. £16.00    
         958pp. Best-selling North-West Frontier novel.   Fine in fine dw.   1978 First edition, Allen Lane.
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    Keay, John.   WHEN MEN AND MOUNTAINS MEET. £8.00    
      The Explorers of the Western Himalayas 1820-1875.   277pp. Index. Paperback edition.   Very good indeed.   1983, Century.
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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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    Khan, Lt.Col M.Afzal.   CHITRAL AND KAFIRISTAN: £16.00    
      A Personal Study.   104pp. Card covers. The author commanded the Chitral Scouts for three years. 3 folding maps, a folding genealogy of the ruling family and 20 b/w photographs.   Very good.   1980 Reprint, for the author , Peshawar,
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    Knight, E.F.   WHERE THREE EMPIRES MEET. £21.00    
         495pp. With a map and 54 illustrations. In the original decorated green cloth. Knight observed and reported on the Hunza expedition of 1891. Ex-Mudie's circulating library with their label on front board.   Very good internally. Corners bumped and boards rubbed. The map has split at the crease and the larger part is missing.   1893 Second edition, Longmans.
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    Knight, E.F.   WHERE THREE EMPIRES MEET. £48.00    
         495pp. With a map and 54 illustrations. In the original decorated green cloth. Knight observed and reported on the Hunza expedition of 1891.   Some faint former damp stains. Corners bumped and boards rubbed but a sound copy.   1893 Second edition, Longmans.
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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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    Lambrick, H.T.   JOHN JACOB OF JACOBABAD. £45.00    
         446pp. Index. Portrait frontispiece. Folding map.   Near-fine in like dw. An outstanding copy.   1960 First edition, Cassell.
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    Lumsden, General Sir Peter S and Elsmie, George R.   LUMSDEN OF THE GUIDES. £58.00    
      A Sketch of the Life of Lieut.-Gen. Sir Harry Burnett Lumsden.   333pp. Index. 12 illustrations and 3 maps. Bound in green cloth for 'Murray's Imperial Library'.   Very good. A little colour loss to boards.   1900 Second edition, John Murray.
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    MacFetridge, C.H.T and Warren, J.P.   TALES OF THE MOUNTAIN GUNNERS. £27.00    
      An Anthology.   327pp. 16 illustrations, 1 in colour and 11 maps and diagrams. Snaffles painting on dw. A collection of reminiscences and writings by those associated with the regiment which mainly served on the North West Frontier. Library markings on the reverse of the title page but not elsewhere.   Very good in very good dw.   1973 First edition, William Blackwood, Edinburgh.
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    MacFetridge, C.H.T and Warren, J.P.   TALES OF THE MOUNTAIN GUNNERS. £32.00    
      An Anthology.   327pp. 16 illustrations, 1 in colour and 11 maps and diagrams. Snaffles painting on dw. A collection of reminiscences and writings by those associated with the regiment which mainly served on the North West Frontier.   Fine in near-fine dw.   1973 First edition, William Blackwood, Edinburgh.
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    MacFetridge, C.H.T and Warren, J.P.   TALES OF THE MOUNTAIN GUNNERS. £27.00    
      An Anthology.   327pp. 16 illustrations, 1 in colour and 11 maps and diagrams. Snaffles painting on dw. A collection of reminiscences and writings by those associated with the regiment which mainly served on the North West Frontier.   Very good in very good dw with faded spine panel.   1973 First edition, William Blackwood, Edinburgh.
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    MacMunn, Lieut-General Sir George.   VIGNETTES FROM THE INDIAN WARS. £28.00    
         214pp. Index. 19 illustrations. A soldier's account of many 19th century campaigns.   Very good in complete dw. An excellent copy.   No date (1930s) Sampson Low.
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    Magazine.   THE ROAD. £14.00    
      Vol II. No.2.   58pp. Wrappers. Photographs and drawings. Edited by Rev.D.S.McKenzie, Chaplain, Razmak. A magazine for the army on the North-West Frontier (not missionary).   Very good.   April 1927 Lahore.
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    Marsden, Magnus and Hopkins Benjamin D.   FRAGMENTS OF THE AFGHAN FRONTIER. £24.00    
         301pp. Index. Signed by Marsden on the title page. Corrective to NW Frontier stereotypes.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   2013 Oxford University Press, Karachi.
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    Maxwell, Robert (edits).   JIMMIE STEWART - FRONTIERSMAN £12.00    
      The Edited Memoirs of Major General Sir J.M. Stewart, KCB CMG.   113pp. Index. 15 maps. 19 b/w photographs. Military service from 1883 on the Frontier and then with the Gurkhas in Burma and Tibet.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   1992 First edition, Pentland Press.
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    Maxwell, Robert.   VILLIERS-STUART ON THE FRONTIER 1894-1914. £18.00    
         209pp. Index. 10 b/w photographs. 13 maps. From the diaries of Brig.Gen. Villiers-Stuart, including 80pp on the Tirah campaign.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   1989 First edition, Pentland, Edinburgh.
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    Miller, Charles.   KHYBER. £15.00    
      The Story of the North West Frontier.   393pp. Index. Endpaper maps. 35 b/w illustrations. History of British involvement on the frontier and in Afghanistan.   Very good in very good dw.   1977 First, Macdonald and Jane's.
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    Miller, Charles.   KHYBER. £10.00    
      The Story of the North West Frontier.   393pp. Index. Endpaper maps. 35 b/w illustrations. History of British involvement on the frontier and in Afghanistan.   Very good in very good dw.   1977 First edition, Macdonald and Jane's.
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    Mitchell, Norval.   SIR GEORGE CUNNINGHAM. £14.00    
         183pp. Folding map. Service on the Frontier from 1914. He was Governor of N.W.Frontier Province 1937-46.   Fine in fine dw.   1968 First edition, Blackwood, Edinburgh.
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    Moncrieff, Major General Sir George Scott.   CANALS AND CAMPAIGNS. £10.00    
      An Engineer Officer in India 1877-1885.   174pp. Card covers. Irrigation projects, railways and frontier wars. Includes as an appendix three lectures (36pp) delivered by the author in 1885 on 'The Frontier Railways of India'.   Fine.   1987 First edition, BACSA.
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    Moorhouse, Geoffrey.   TO THE FRONTIER. £10.00    
         285pp. Endpaper maps. A journey through Pakistan from Karachi to Gilgit.   Fine in fine dw.   1984 Second impression, Hodder.
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    Moorhouse, Geoffrey.   TO THE FRONTIER. £10.00    
         285pp. Travels on the North-West Frontier from Sind to Gilgit.   Fine in fine dw.   1984 First edition, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Morris, John.   HIRED TO KILL. £14.00    
      Some Chapters of Autobiography.   272pp. Index. Stories of 1924 Everest expedition and Frontier service with the Gurkhas.   Very good in very good dustwrapper. Spotting to edges.   1960 First edition, Hart-Davis.
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    Murphy, Dervla.   WHERE THE INDUS IS YOUNG. £5.00    
      A Winter in Baltistan.   266pp. Index. 9 b/w photographs. Three month's winter travelling in the Karakoram with her six year old daughter. Bookclub edition.   Fine in very good dw.   1978 Readers Union.
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    Obhrai, Rai Bahadur Diwan Chand.   THE EVOLUTION OF THE NORTH-WEST FRONTIER PROVINCE. £49.00    
         362pp. Index. 52 b/w illustrations. Folding map. In the original red cloth.   Very good.   1938 First edition, The London Book Company, Peshawar.
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    Pennell, Dr T.L.   AMONG THE WILD TRIBES OF THE AFGHAN FRONTIER. £24.00    
      A Record of Sixteen Years Close Intercourse with the Natives of the Indian Marches.   324pp. Index. 11 photographs.   Very good.   1909 Third edition Seeley & Co.
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    Pennell, T.L.   AMONG THE WILD TRIBES OF THE AFGHAN FRONTIER. £80.00    
      A Record of Sixteen Years Close Intercourse with the Natives of the Indian Marches.   324pp. Index. 37 b/w illustrations and 2 maps. Doctor missionary on the North-West Frontier   Corners bumped but a very good copy in the original green cloth   1909 Third edition Seeley & Co.
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    Perkins, Roger.   THE PUNJAB MAIL MURDER. £10.00    
      The Story of an Indian Army Officer.   91pp. Index. Many illustrations. Much military detail on North West Frontier campaign of 1930-31. Celebrated 1931 murder of a British officer of the 2nd/8th Punjab Regiment. Extraordinary detail on officers and politically motivated assassins.   Fine in fine dw.   1986 First edition, Picton.
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    Ponder, S.E.G.   SEVEN CANTONMENTS. £23.00    
         252pp. Index. 32 b/w photographs. Account of pre-war day-to-day military life with the mountain artillery on the North-West Frontier.   Boards a little rubbed and some light spotting but a sund copy.   No date (1930s) Stanley Paul.
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    Ponder, S.E.G.   FRONTIER TAPESTRY. £18.00    
         197pp. Frontier advenure yarn. In the original orange cloth.   Very good. Spine cloth blotchy.   No date (1940s) Stanley Paul.
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    Ponder, S.E.G.   FRONTIER TAPESTRY. £14.00    
         162pp. Frontier advenure yarn. In the original red cloth.   'War economy' paper darkening.   No date (1940s) Stanley Paul.
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    Prendergast, John.   PRENDER'S PROGRESS. £5.00    
      A Soldier in India 1931-1947.   256pp. 22 b/w photographs. Pre-war service with the Tochi Scouts on the North West Frontier (and WW2 in Norway and Burma).   Very good indeed in like dw.   1979 First edition, Cassell.
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    Prendergast, John.   PRENDER'S PROGRESS. £12.00    
      A Soldier in India 1931-1947.   256pp. 22 b/w photographs. Pre-war service on the North West Frontier (and WW2 in Norway and Burma). Signed by the author on the title page.   Very good indeed in like dw.   1979 First edition, Cassell.
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    Prendergast, John.   PRENDER'S PROGRESS. £5.00    
      A Soldier in India 1931-1947.   256pp. 22 b/w photographs. Pre-war service on the North West Frontier (and WW2 in Norway and Burma).   Very good indeed in like dustwrapper. Inscription.   1979 First edition, Cassell.
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    Prendergast, John.   PRENDER'S PROGRESS. £5.00    
      A Soldier in India 1931-1947.   256pp. 22 b/w photographs. Pre-war service on the North West Frontier (and WW2 in Norway and Burma).   Very good in very good dw.   1979 First edition, Cassell.
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    Prendergast, John.   PRENDER'S PROGRESS. £5.00    
      A Soldier in India 1931-1947.   256pp. 22 b/w photographs. Pre-war service on the North West Frontier (and WW2 in Norway and Burma).   Very good.   1979 First edition, Cassell.
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    Richards, D.S.   THE SAVAGE FRONTIER. £14.00    
      A History of the Anglo-Afghan Wars.   214pp. Index. 10 b/w illustrations and a map.   Fine in fine dw.   1990 First edition, Macmillan.
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    Richards, D.S.   THE SAVAGE FRONTIER. £12.00    
      A History of the Anglo-Afghan Wars.   214pp. Index. 10 b/w illustrations and a map.   Near-fine in fine dw. Owner's name.   1990 First edition, Macmillan.
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    Rooney, John.   ON HEELS OF BATTLES. £10.00    
      A History of the Catholic Church in Pakistan, 1780-1886.   129pp. Index. Soft covers. Pakistan Christian History Monograph No 3.   Very good. Some underlining.   1986 Christian Study Centre, Rawalpindi
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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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    Singer, Andre.   LORDS OF THE KHYBER. £12.00    
      The Story of the North-West Frontier.   234pp. Index. 18 portraits. Study of key figures both Pushtun and British.   Fine in near-fine dw.   1984 First edition, Faber.
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    Skeen, General Sir Andrew.   LESSONS IN IMPERIAL RULE. £10.00    
      Instructions for British Infantrymen on the Indian Frontier.   xii + 144pp. Index. Reprint of 1939 edition of 'Passing It On'. Military instruction for young officers fighting on the Afghan frontier.   Very good.   2008 Frontline Books.
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    Smeeton, Miles.   A TASTE OF THE HILLS. £18.00    
         205pp. 24 b/w photographs and 5 maps. Autobiography of cavalry officer - pig-sticking, point to point big game and NW Frontier service - and mountaineeer attempting Tirich Mir with his wife, Beryl, and Tenzing.   Very good indeed in very slightly chipped dustwrapper.   1961 First edition, Rupert Hart-Davis.
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    Smyth, Sir John.   MILESTONES. £16.00    
      A Memoir.   304pp. Index. 36 b/w photographs. Memoirs of General who won the VC in France in 1915, served in seven Indian frontier campaigns with the Sikhs, and commanded the 17th Indian Division at the Sittang Bridge disaster in Burma.   Fine in slightly chipped dustwrapper.   1979 First edition, Sidgwick & Jackson.
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    Snaffles (C.J.Payne).   MORE BANDOBAST. £98.00    
         4to. 12 tipped-in plates in colour and many drawings in b/w. Field sports and army life on the North-West Frontier in India and in Somaliland and Aden.   Very good in pictorial dw. A little wear to the cloth at the top of the spine and to the wrapper there. All illustrations fine.   1936 First edition, Collins.
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    Spain, James W.   PEOPLE OF THE KHYBER. £28.00    
      The Pathans of Pakistan.   190pp. Index. 14 b/w photographs.   Very good indeed in slightly chipped dw. Owner's name.   1963 First edition, New York, Praeger.
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    Spain, James W.   PATHANS OF THE LATTER DAY. £18.00    
         163pp. Index. 12 full-page drawings. Map.   Fine in fine dw.   2009 Oxford University Press, Karachi.
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    Starr, Leoora.   COLONEL'S LADY. £10.00    
         188pp. Novel set in Quetta.   Very good. No front endpaper.   No date (1930s) Herbert Jenkins.
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    Stephens, Ian.   HORNED MOON. £10.00    
      An Account of a Journey through Pakistan, Kashmir and Afghanistan.   288pp. Index. 12 plates in colour and 30 in black and white.   Very good indeed.   1953 First edition, Chatto & Windus..
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    Stewart, Jules.   THE KHYBER RIFLES. £10.00    
      From the British Raj to Al Qaeda.   224pp. Index. 11 b/w illustrations.   Fine in fine dw.   2005 First edition, Sutton Publishing.
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    Sutherland, Joan.   DESBOROUGH OF THE NORTH-WEST FRONTIER. £15.00    
         318pp. Romance and adventure on the Frontier.   Very good, Slight rubbing to edges.   No date (dedication dated 1920), Mills & Boon.
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    Swinson, Arthur.   NORTH-WEST FRONTIER. £23.00    
      People and Events 1839-1947.   354pp. Index. 22 b/w illustrations and 4 maps.   Very good in very good dw. Owner's inscription.   1967 First edition, Hutchinson.
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    Thomson, H.C.   THE CHITRAL CAMPAIGN. £22.00    
         312pp. 58 (smudgy) b/w photographs and 4 maps and plans. Facsimile reprint of 1895 original by journalist with the relieving force.   Very good in very good dw.   1981 Sang-e-Meel, Lahore.
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    Thomson, H.C.   THE CHITRAL CAMPAIGN. £85.00    
      A Narrative of Events in Chitral, Swat and Bajour.   312pp. 59 illustrations, plans and map. Bound in red cloth for 'The Empire Library of Standard Works'.   Very good. Cup-ring on front board.   1895 William Heinemann.
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    Thorburn, S.S.   BANNU or Our Afghan Frontier. £16.00    
         480pp. Facsimile reprint of 1876 original. Very detailed account of Pashto culture.   Very good in pictorial boards.   1999 Sang-e-Meel, Lahore.
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    Trench, Charles Chenevix.   THE FRONTIER SCOUTS. £25.00    
         298pp. Index. Appendix of officers mentioned in the text. 38 b/w photographs. 13 maps.   Fine in fine dw.   1985 First edition, Jonathan Cape.
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    Trench, Charles Chenevix.   VICEROY'S AGENT. £12.00    
         371pp. Index and bibliography. 31 b/w photographs and 3 maps. The story of the Indian Political Service 1919-1947. Chapters on each region of India with much on the North West Frontier.   Owner's name. Otherwise fine in fine dw.   1987 First edition, Cape.
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    Trench, Charles Chenevix.   THE FRONTIER SCOUTS. £20.00    
         298pp. Index. Appendix of officers mentioned in the text. 38 b/w photographs. 13 maps.   Fine in fine dw apart from small address label.   1985 First edition, Jonathan Cape.
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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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    Ure, John.   SHOOTING LEAVE. £5.00    
      Spying Out Central Asia in the Great Game.   275pp. Paperback. The story of 16 British and Russian officers who were players of the Great Game in the nineteenth century.   Fine.   2010 Constable.
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    Ure, John.   SHOOTING LEAVE. £10.00    
      Spying Out Central Asia in the Great Game.   275pp. The story of 16 British and Russian officers who were players of the Great Game in the nineteenth century.   Very good in very good dw.   2010 First edition, Constable.
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    Valentine, D.M.   MINDFUL OF OUR STEWARDSHIP. £10.00    
      Eleven Years at the End of the Raj.   142pp. 44 b/w photographs. Card covers. Missionary life in Amritsar, Quetta and Karachi.   Fine.   1995 True to Type Books.
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    Verrier, Anthony.   FRANCIS YOUNGHUSBAND AND THE GREAT GAME. £25.00    
         238pp. Index. 26 b/w photographs and 4 maps.   Fine in fine dw.   1991 First edition, Cape.
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    Walker, Annabel.   AUREL STEIN. £28.00    
      Pioneer of the Silk Road.   393pp. Index. 29 b/w photographs and 4 maps.   Fine in near-fine dw with slightly faded spine panel.   1995 First edition, John Murray.
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    Woods, Frederick (edits).   YOUNG WINSTON'S WARS. £10.00    
      The original despatches of Winston S.Churchill, War Correspondent 1897-1900.   350pp. Index. His contributions to the 'Morning Post and 'Daily Telegraph' from India and Africa reprinted for the first time.   Fine in near-fine dw. A lovely copy.   1973 Viking Press, New York.
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    Woods, Frederick (edits).   YOUNG WINSTON'S WARS. £5.00    
      The original despatches of Winston S.Churchill, War Correspondent 1897-1900.   350pp. Index. His contributions to the 'Morning Post' and 'Daily Telegraph' from India and Africa reprinted for the first time.   Very good in very good dw. Large armorial bookplate.   1972 First edition, Leo Cooper.
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    Woods, Frederick (edits).   YOUNG WINSTON'S WARS. £5.00    
      The original despatches of Winston S.Churchill, War Correspondent 1897-1900.   350pp. Index. His contributions to the 'Morning Post' and 'Daily Telegraph' from India and Africa reprinted for the first time.   Fine in fine dw.   1972 First edition, Leo Cooper.
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    Younghusband, Captain G.J. and Younghusband, Captain Frank E.   THE RELIEF OF CHITRAL. £31.00    
         183pp. 23 illustrations. With map and coloured folding campaign field-sketches.   Hinges weak and spine ends fraying.   1895 Reprint Macmillan.
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    Younghusband, Col G.J.   THE STORY OF THE GUIDES. £22.00    
         207pp. Index. 16 illustrations. Frontier wars over fifty years.   A little rubbed but internally very good.   1909 Reprint, Macmillan.
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    Younghusband, Col G.J.   THE STORY OF THE GUIDES. £14.00    
         207pp. Index. 16 illustrations. Frontier wars over fifty years.   Poor but complete. Binding slack and cloth split and marked.   1908 Reprint, Macmillan.
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    Younghusband, Col G.J.   THE STORY OF THE GUIDES. £25.00    
         207pp. Index. 16 illustrations. Frontier wars over fifty years.   Front edges of boards a little worn but internally very good.   1908 Reprint, Macmillan.
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    Younghusband, Col G.J.   THE STORY OF THE GUIDES. £25.00    
         207pp. Index. 16 illustrations. Frontier wars over fifty years.   Very good. Inscription from 1911. A nice clean copy.   1908 Reprint, Macmillan.
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    Younghusband, Col G.J.   THE STORY OF THE GUIDES. £120.00    
         207pp. Index. 16 illustrations. Frontier wars over fifty years. In the original red cloth.   Very good indeed. An outstanding copy.   1908 First edition, Macmillan.
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