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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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A BIRDWATCHERS' GUIDE TO INDIA
Written by Krys Kazmierczak; Raj Singh. Illustrated by John C. Anderton; Carl D'Silva.
Stock no. 2122334
Published by Prion Ltd.. 1998. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 1871104084. Vertical creasing to spine. Some cover corners are a bit creased.

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SUN BABIES
Written by Cornelia Sorabji.
Stock no. 1315477
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1918. Good condition.

Large format. Grey boards with pictorial onlay. 8 Studies in colour by G.H. Re-backed with pale brown cloth. New dark brown endpapers. Covers worn. Grubby fingermarks to page margins.

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THE PEACEFUL LIBERATORS: JAIN ART FROM INDIA
Written by Pratapaditya Pal.
Stock no. 1607338
Published by Los Angeles County Museum Of Art. 1994. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. 279 pages. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0875871720. Spine faded.

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THE STORY OF SINHALESE PAINTING
Written by D.B. Dhanapala.
Stock no. 1607285
Published by Saman Press. 2nd 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, black title. B/w and fold-out colour illustrations. Corners bumped. Inscription to front endpaper. Hinge at one of the fold-out sections is cracked, with some chipping at edge of pages. Price-cut wrapper is a little grubby and edge chipped with some loss, small tape repairs to verso.

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THE HAIDRIS 17 PUNJAB REGIMENT IN INDO-PAK WAR, 1965
Written by M.I. Qureshi.
Stock no. 1607175
Published by Command And Staff College. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Green glazed boards, white titles. B/w photos. Bookseller stamp to title page ('Mr. Books, Super Market Islamabad'). A few light marks but contents generally clean and bright.

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BIRDS OF KERALA
Written by Salim Ali. Illustrated by D.V. Cowen.
Stock no. 1811061
Published by Oxford University Press. 2nd 1969. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Second Edition of The Birds of Travancore & Cochin first published in 1953. Pale blue cloth boards, blue title to spine. Maps to endpapers. 101 species illustrated in colour and 32 in b/w. Slight bumping to corners, slim line of fading to base of spine. Contents clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is a little grubby, slightly edge-worn and slightly faded to spine.

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A BIRD PHOTOGRAPHER IN INDIA
Written by E.H.N. Lowther.
Stock no. 1811003
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Boards clean. Tape marks to endpapers. 'xmas 1960' written in ink neatly to front endpaper. Contents otherwise clean.

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ASAM VICKRAM UNIQUE VALOUR: HISTORY OF THE ASSAM REGIMENT 1947-2002
Written by S.K. Pillai.
Stock no. 1810527
Published by MacMillan. 1st 2004. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Assam Regiment was raised in 1941 to meet the Japanese threat to India during World War II. A glimpse into a fine Regiment of the Indian Army. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos, b/w maps. ISBN: 140392340X. Rear panel of dustwrapper scuffed.

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THE STAG VOLUME 1 1956
No author listed.
Stock no. 1606322
1956. Good condition.

Modern binding.The magazine of 12 Division. Volume 1, No. 1 1956. Published biannually. Rebound in modern binding, new endpapers. Pages browned, original covers are grubby. Some inscriptions in ink.

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