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A PASSAGE TO INDIA
Written by E.M. Forster; Michael Holroyd. Illustrated by Ian Ribbons.
Stock no. 2128024
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1983. Nearly fine condition.

A novel based on Forster's experiences in India. Introduction by Holroyd. Light brown pictorial cloth, gilt title to spine. Two-tone illustrations. Faint mark to top and tail of spine else a fine copy in slightly marked cream slipcase.

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MEMOIRS OF THE MOGUL COURT
Written by Niccolao Manucci.
Stock no. 1816686
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1957. Slightly better than very good condition.

Grey and yellow patterned cloth. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly cocked. Contained in a grey slipcase which is worn.

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DAVID SHEPHERD AN ARTIST IN CONSERVATION
Written by David Shepherd. Illustrated by David Shepherd.
Stock no. 2127676
Published by Rd & As Shepherd Partnership; Zodiac Publishing. 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A stunning collection of paintings by artist and conservationist David Shepherd. In the introductory text, David tells of his many visits to Africa and India, the people and animals he met and the friends he made. Very large oblong format. Black boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. Foreword by H.R.H. Prince Michael of Kent. ISBN: 095330339X. SIGNED by artist (in pencil) to half-title page. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing.

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CITY OF DJINNS
Written by William Dalrymple. Illustrated by Olivia Fraser.
Stock no. 1816381
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A year in Delhi. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w drawings. 347 pages including index. ISBN: 0002152725X. Minor marks to outer text block.

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THE ROAD TO OXIANA
Written by Robert Byron. Illustrated by Robert Byron.
Stock no. 2124480
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Vivid blue decorative cloth. B/w photos by the author. The author's journey to Afghanistan, 1933-1934. Spine is very slightly faded. Contained in a better than very good condition; scuffing to one edge.

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FLIGHT FOUR: INDIA
Written by David Scott Daniell. Illustrated by Jack Matthew.
Stock no. 2124331
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 587. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. A few marks to covers. Wrapper is chipped along a couple of edges.

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THE BOOK OF INDIAN BIRDS
Written by Salim Ali.
Stock no. 1815290
Published by The Bombay Natural History Society. 12th 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

12th edition, revised and enlarged centenary edition. 64 colour plates plus 8 plates colour photos. lvii and 354 pages including index. ISBN: 0195637313. Reprint. Imperfect band to cloth. One or two marks to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned to rear panel and a little grubby, rear edge of spine is rubbed.

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BIRDS OF THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: A FIELD GUIDE
Written by Ranjit Manakadan; J.C. Daniel; Nikhil Bhopale. Illustrated by John Henry Dick.
Stock no. 1815133
Published by The Bombay Natural History Society; Oxford University Press. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Based on Salim Ali & Dillon Ripley's 'Pictorial Guide'. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780198077237. Boards slightly grubby. Rear board has small publisher's price label.

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INDIAN BIRDS IN FOCUS
Written by Amano Samarpan.
Stock no. 1609802
Published by Wisdom Tree. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed illustrated boards. Birds of the Indian subcontinent and their habitats. Colour photos. ISBN: 9788183281386. Wrinkling along front gutter of spine. Contents fine. Wrapper is torn at top of spine.

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LIGHT RAILWAYS FOR THE UNITED KINGDOM, INDIA, AND THE COLONIES
Written by John Charles Mackay.
Stock no. 1609461
Published by Crosby Lockwood and Son. 1st 1896. Good condition.

Red cloth. A Practical Handbook. B/w photos. Diagrams. Rebound, with original cloth spine laid down, new endpapers. Scattered foxing. Some page browning.

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SEASONS OF SPLENDOUR TALES, MYTHS & LEGENDS OF INDIA
Written by Madhur Jaffrey. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1507018
Published by Pavilion Books. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The rich heritage of Indian myth and folklore brought vividly to life in dramatic yet simple language and by bold and imaginative colour and b/w illustrations. Scarlet cloth, gilt titles. 128 pages includes glossary. 11 x 8". ISBN: 0907516580. Base of spine bumped. A couple of small dark marks to lower edge of front cover. Name in pencil to front endpaper. Contents clean. A few fox spots to top edge of text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn with creasing to base of slightly faded spine. Light scratches to rear panel.

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THE FLOWER MAIDEN AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Runa Khan Marre. Illustrated by Fakhrul Munir.
Stock no. 1506986
Published by The University Press Limited. 1st 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Fairy Tales from Bangladesh. These stories are about love, jealousy, bravery, loyalty, nobility, meanness, compassion and the triumph of truth and patience. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover. Colour and b/w illustrations. 5 stories. 88 pages. ISBN: 984051511X. A little bumping to spine and corners. A couple of small brown marks to front of spine. Bookseller's label to front pastedown. Top corner torn from last page in book, it is stuck to pastedown. Dustwrapper is edge worn with price label to front flap and remains of tiny white label on rear flap.

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