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Berlin: SMPK, 1987. 384pp. with 27 contributions (all profusely illustrated) on Indian Art by eminent scholars. Size: 24½x17½. CLOTHBOUND. As New/New.
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25.00
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Nepal. Königreich am Himalaya

by HAGEN, T.

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Published
1960
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As New
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Erstausgabe.
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20.00

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Bern, 1960. 120 Textseiten mit 18 Kartenskizzen; 72 Fototafeln in Hochglanz (davon 30 mehrfarbig). Size: 29½x24½. Erstausgabe.. Cloth w. DJ.. As New.
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Berlin, 1985. 256pp. with numerous fine printed col. plates. The adventures of merchand SIMHALA (the rebirth story), as painted on a Nepalese scroll (from the Museum of Indian Art in Berlin). Text German. Size: 25x25. Cloth w. DJ.. As New/New.
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30.00
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New Heaven: Yale University Press 2003-2004. Original cloth with dustjacket. VOLUME 1 (Indian Subcontinent): 335 pp. with 229 illustrations in color & b/w - VOLUME 2 (Himalayas & China): 286 pp. with 185 illustrations mainly in color - VOLUME 3 (Sri Lanka & Southeast Asia): 255 pp. with 190 illustrations mainly in color. EXTRA POSTAGE (6200 grs).. CLOTHBOUND. As New/As… Read more
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450.00
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A Handbook for Travellers in India, Burma, and Ceylon

by MURRAY, John

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Published
1920
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Good
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300.00

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London, 1920. A Handbook for Travellers in India, Burma, and Ceylon Including All British India, the Portuguese and French Possessions, and the Protected Native States ("Murray's Handbook") Book Description: 10th edition. Over 70 maps and plans, mostly fold-outs including large, 24 1/2" x 23" folding map of India in rear pocket, intact and in near fine condition. Interior is clean… Read more
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300.00
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Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 2000. ORIGINAL EDITION in 3 Volumes (BOXED) : Vol. I 517 pp.; Vol. II 327 pp.; Vol. III with 60 plates and illustrations of cave number I - II - VI - IX - X - XVI - XVII. TEXT in German & English. SEE ALSO: MONIKA ZIN - Devotionale und ornamentale Malereien / Devotional and Ornamental… Read more
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150.00
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Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 2003. ORIGINAL EDITION in 2 Volumes: Vol. I 544 pp.; Vol. II with 38 plates and illustrations of cave number I - II - VI - IX - X - XI - XVI - XVII - XIX - XX - XXI - XXII - XXVI. TEXT in German. SEE ALSO: SCHLINGLOFF: Ajanta - Handbook of Paintings… Read more
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150.00
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La Sculpture De Mathura - Ars Asiatica XV

by VOGEL, J.Ph.

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Published
1930
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Good
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1st edition.
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250.00

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Paris et Bruxelles: Les Editions G. Van Oest, 1930. 131 pp. with 60 superb printed plates. Ars Asiatica XV. A good copy (uncut and partly unopened). EXTRA postage (over 2 kgs).. 1st edition.. Original paper cover. Good. 35x27.
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250.00
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Paris: Presses Universitaires De France, 1969. L'ARCHITECTURE CIVILE ET RELIGIEUSE - 65pp. text & 44 plates (sheets) with numerous figures - Tome VI, Fascicule I - 1969. Size: 28½x25½.. Softcover. As New.
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Paris: Presses Universitaires De France, 1969. 51 pp. text & 15 plates (sheets) with numerous figures - Tome VI, Fascicule VI - 1955. Size: 28½x25½.. Softcover. As New.
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Antiquities of Himachal

by Postel, M., Neven, A. & Mankodi, K.

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Published
1985
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As New
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70.00

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Bombay: Project for Indian Cultural Studies, 1985. 336 with 425 coloured and b/w illustrations, line drawings and maps. Size: 29x22.5. CLOTHBOUND. As New/As New.
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Paris: Dorbon-Aine, 1928. Pleine toile brune éditeur ornée au plat supérieur d'un motif de batik contrecollé, 75 pages, 22 illustrations dans le texte, 76 planches en héliogravure. Bel exemplaire. / 75 pp. text, 202 ills. on 76 plates in phototypie and 22 textfigs. Orig. brown decorated cloth with batik design. Fine copy. EXTRA postage required ! Size: 45x33. CLOTHBOUND. Fine.… Read more
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225.00
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Hindu Temple Art of Orissa - 3 Volumes (complete)

by DONALDSON, Thomas E.

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Published
1985
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Very Good
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400.00

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Leiden: Brill, 1985. 1985/1987. 3 volumes, complete. Leiden: E. J. Brill. Hardcovers, cloth, with gilt decoration on the spine and front cover. All volumes with dustjacket. The books measure ca. 30x23 cm. 1437pp in total, as well as hundreds of unpaginated plates with images in the back of each volume. Rare complete set. (Studies in South Asian Culture Volume XII).… Read more
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400.00
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ALCHI - Ladakh's Hidden Buddhist Sanctuary. Te Sumtsek .

by Goepper, Roger and Jaroslav Poncar

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Published
1996
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As New
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First Edition.
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375.00

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Boston: Shambhala Limited Editions, 1996. 286 pp., large color illustrations throughout. AS NEW in SLIPCASE. * EXTRA postage required ! Size: 37x31.. First Edition.. CLOTHBOUND. As New/As New.
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375.00
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Wiesbaden: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1974. 171pp. followed by 31 b/w plates including 94 ills. Size: 24x17. Softcover. Good.
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45.00
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New Light on the Sun Temple of Konarka

by BONER - SARMA - DAS

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Published
1972
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Fine
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45.00

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Varanasi: Chowkhamba Publication, 1972. 283pp., 13 plans & figures, glossary, followed by 110 b/w plates with nums. illustrations. * Dustjacket complete, but restored with tape. EXTRA mailing required ! Size: 29x22½. Decorative Cloth w. DJ. Fine/Poor.
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Court Paintings of India

by PAL, P.

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Published
1983
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50.00

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New York: Navin Kumar, 1983. 334pp. with 192 col. plates (mainly full-page). Bibliogr. Index. Limited edition: 483/3000rd. Size: 32x27. Decorative Cloth. As New/New.
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50.00
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Kangra Ragamala Paintings

by RANDHAWA, M.S.

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Published
1971
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As New
Edition
First Edition.
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45.00

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New Delhi: National Museum Delhi, 1971. 88pp. with 20 mounted col. plates and 79 b/w illustrations. Bibliogr. Index. Fine red cloth with col. plate on front. Size: 33x26. First Edition.. Decorative Cloth. As New.
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45.00
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Sri Aurobindo on Indian Art - Selections from His Writings. With photographs by Elisabeth Beck

by SRI AUROBINDO - BECK

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Published
1999
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45.00

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Ahmedabad: Mapin Publishing Gp Pty Ltd, 1999. 224pp. with numerous photographs (architecture and sculpture). Aurobindo published the chapters on Indian art in 'Arya' (1930); and in 'The Significance of Indian Art' (1947) & 'The Foundations of Indian Culture' (1872). Size: 30x24. CLOTHBOUND. As New/As New.
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Paris: Presses Universitaires De France, 1956. 3 volumes. Together 99, 96, 92pp. with 57 plates (574 figures). Partly uncut copies (La Chine with dustjacket). Size: 28x23. Softcover. Good/Good.
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45.00
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