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1 Mysore Dasara Souvenir 1957
Bangalore Governemnet Press 1957 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
182 plus lxx pp of adverts at front and rear, illustrated 31 plates plus 4 maps/plans including 2 foldouts, pictorial colour covers, crease to corner front cover, small horizontal split in paper covering spine, occasional spot of foxing, overall neat clean copy. Includes many interesting adverts: advert of the founder of the Davangere with picture of the founder Dharmapravarthar Hanumanthappa, Vajaya Bank, Binnys Pure Silk Georgette Sari, Mysore Sugandhi Dhoop Factory. Steelman Office and Home furniture, Gujarat Industires, Articles include Lok Vidyapeet and the Danish Folk High School, Drama in Karnatak, Sandalwood Oil Industy in Mysore, Nursing Service in Mysore, The Economics of Forests, Co-Operative Movement in Mysore in Post-War years, Development of Fisheries in Mysore State, Malaria and Filaria Control in Mysore State, Our State Our Coast and the Shipyard, The ENchanting Nadi Hill, illustrations include the seashore at Karwar, Mysore Iron and Steel Works, Bhadravati, Hotel Krishnarajasagar, Dr B. F. Keskar Visiting Nandi Hill in company with Sri B. Vaikunta Baliga, Teak Wood Forest, Shimoga, high Highness Worshiping State Elephant During Dsara Festival, Fish Fry in Brought By Aeroplane and Transported To Tanks With Least Possible Delay, maps include fold out plan of the Tadri Gokarm Ship Yard, 
Price: 110.00 GBP
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2 Report on Proposed Deep Water Dock at Bhavnagar with Appendix on Port Albert Victor for the State of Bhavngar
London Brian Colquhoun 1947 Paper Wrappers Good 
32pp, illustrated coloured map and 10 fold out plans, covers soiled, couple of spots of foxing, overall good sound copy. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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3 Tantra : catalogue of an exhibition at the Hayward Gallery, London, 30 September - 7 November 1971
London Arts Council of Great Britain 1971 Paper Wrappers Very Good+ 
130pp, illustrated including colour plates and fold out colour plate on inside back cover, neat clean copy. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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4 Archibald, Edward H. H. The Maritime Struggle for India 1781 - 1783. Historical notes to the series of paintings by Dominic Serres in the Town Hall, Ipswich.
Ipswich Ipswich Corporation Paper Wrappers Very Good 
32pp, illustrated, light soiling to covers, one small ink annotation giving dates of Seven Years War, oveall neat clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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5 Arunachalam (B.) Editor Essays in Maritime Studies
Mumbai Maritime History Society 1998 8175250674 / 9788175250673 Hard Back Very Good Very Good 
xii+172pp, illustrated 9 maps, 12 plates including fold out panoramic view of the Harbour Wall Bombay, The glue used in the binding has reacted with the end papers and the front and back paste downs are discoloured, there is also a mark on the very bottom of the front end paper again caused by the glue, there is a crack in the binding where the plates have been inserted showing the netting but the binding is firm, there is a small private ownership indented stamp, belonged to a collector of maritiime books and overall this is a neat clean copy and both the plates and text are fine condition in a very good dust wrapper. Fascinating collection of essays on Indian maritime history. The constents are as follows: Section I: THE MARITIME WATERSHED - 16TH CENTURY; 1. Portuguese Sea Power in the Indian Ocean, 2. The Portuguese-Kunjali Conflict of the 16th Century-Some Naval Lessons, 3. Maratha Naval Resistance to European Powers on the Konkan Coast. Section II: SHIPPING AND SHIPBUILDING IN THE 17th and 18th CENTURIES. 4. The Early 17th Century Crisis in the Western Indian Ocean and the Rise of Gujarati Shipping in Early 18th Century, 5. Shipbuilding in India During the Colonial Times. Section III: THE INDIAN NAVY. 6. The Origins of the Indian Navy. Section IV: PORTS OF ANCIENT, MEDIEVAL AND MODERN INDIA. 7. Ports and Harbours of Ancient and Medieval India, 8. History of the Bombay Docks, 9. History of Port Installations of Bombay, 10. Past and Present Navigation Guidance in Bombay Harbour, 11. Navigation in Cochin Waters before Willingdon Island 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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6 Bandyopadhyay, Sekhar (editor) Bengal : Communities, Development, and States
Manohar Publications 1994 81-7304-089-3 / 9788173040894 Hard Back Very Good Very Good 
361pp, with dust wrapper. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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7 Bissoondoyal, B. India in French Literature
London Luzac 1967 Hard Back Very Good 
94pp, frontis piece, paper covered boards, neat clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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8 Bonhams Modern and Contemporary Indian and Pakistani Paintings Auction Catalogue May 21, 2007
London Bonhams 2007 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
140pp, 152 lots, illustrated colour, next to lot 150 is written in ink paid 60 fetched 700minor creasing to covers, overall neat clean copy. Includes loose list of prices realised. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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L'Extraordinaire Aventure de Benoit de Boigne aux Indes.: Textes et documents reunis par Jerome Boyer., Boyer, Jerome
9 Boyer, Jerome L'Extraordinaire Aventure de Benoit de Boigne aux Indes.: Textes et documents reunis par Jerome Boyer.
Paris C and D. 1996 2950698522 / 9782950698520 Paperback Very Good 
152pp, illustrated, small bump to bottom corner, overall neat clean copy. Text in French. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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10 Bradley-Birt (F .B.) The Story of an Indian Upland
London Smith Elder 1905 Hard Back Reading Copy 
xvi+354pp, library bindng, lacks several plates, back strip worn, text neat and clean, useful reading copy. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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11 BRADLEY-BIRT (F. B.) 'Sylhet' Thackeray.
London Smith Elder 1911 Hard Back Good 
257pp, illustrated 4 plates, fold out family tree, ex library copy, there are several small library stamps thoughout the book, the pages have been trimmed, the book has been rebound professionally with gilt title to spine, there is some moderate foxing effecting prelims and plates, overall good sound serviceable copy. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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12 Carleton, Lilian G. Unto the Skies
London Pickering and Inglis Hard Back Very Good 
207pp, illustrated 17 plates, maps on end pages, ownership inscription reverse side frontis piece, boards clean and bright with slightly bumped tips of spine, top edge dusty, a nice bright clean copy. Memoir by the founder of the Memorial Hospital of the Medical College, in Ludhiana, the Punjab, India. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Story of Fifty Years' Mission Work in Chhota Nagpur, Chatterton, Eyre
13 Chatterton, Eyre The Story of Fifty Years' Mission Work in Chhota Nagpur
London S.P.C.K. 1901 Hard Back Good 
210pp, illustrated 29 plates plus fold out map at rear, tissue guard to frontis piece, publishers file copy, it has a stamp on title page stating not to be reprinted, dated 13/5/08 and with two sets of initials, blank end page missing, discolouration at foot of spine where label has been removed, faint line along lower part front cover, tips of spine bumped with small nicks to cloth, binding firm, text block slightly browned but clean, overall good sound copy. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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14 CHITTY (Simon Casie) The Castes, Customs, Manners And Literature Of The Tamils
New Delhi Asian Educational Services 1988 8120604105 / 9788120604100 Reprint Card Covers Very Good 
139pp, foot of spine slightly rubbed, 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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15 Christie's London Islamic and Indian Costume and Textiles: Auction Catalogue 29th April 1998
London Christies 1998 Paper Wrappers Good 
413 lots listed, illustrated colour plates, corners creased, overall neat clean copy with no markings. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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16 Cormack, Margaret The Hindu Woman
Bombay Asia Publishing House 1961 Hard Back Very Good No dust Wrapper 
200pp, couple spots of foxing on foredge, signature on front blank page, tips of spine slightly bumped, overall neat clean copy. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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17 DENNY (J. K. H.) Toward the Sunrising: a History of Work for the Women of India By Women of England 1852-1901
Marshall Brothers and Zenna Bible and Medical Mission Hard Back Very Good 
viii+262pp, illustrated, pictorial boards, foxing to prelims and end page, couple of small spots of foxing to foredge, 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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18 DIAS (Mariano) Old Goa Rome of the East
Goa St. Francis Xavier's Training Centre for the Handicapped at Old Goa 1984 Paperback Very Good 
41pp, slight creasing to covers, overall neat clean copy. 
Price: 26.00 GBP
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19 FENECH (Louis E.) Martyrdom in the Sikh Tradition
New Delhi Oxford University Press 2000 Hard Back Fine Fine 
xx+306pp, illustrated. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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20 Fernandes, Leela Producing Workers : The Politics of Gender, Class & Culture in the Calcutta Jute Mills
Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A. University of Pennsylvania Press 1997 0812233727 / 9780812233728 Hard Back Near Fine No dust Wrapper as Issued 
xvi+199pp, very slight bump to bottom of spine, excellent condition. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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