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image of The Portuguese in India (Vol. 1: 1481-1571; Vol. 2: 1571-1894)

The Portuguese in India (Vol. 1: 1481-1571; Vol. 2: 1571-1894)

by Danvers, F. C.

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Published
1966
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London: Frank Cass & Co. Ltd, 1966. Hardcover. Two volumes, lii,572p. (Vol. 1) & xv, 579p. (Vol. 2), glit title on spine, illustustrated with folded maps, top edges on both volumes heavily foxed/stained else in very good condition.
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image of Goa: memoria e immagine. Architettura e città dell'India portoghese

Goa: memoria e immagine. Architettura e città dell'India portoghese

by Ferracuti, Giovanni, editor

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Published
1991
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2560224234417
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Milano: Lybra, 1991. 127p. slender paperback, very good. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos of Goa in the Portuguese period. Text in Italian and Portuguese.
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image of India at the Death of Akbar; An Economic Study

India at the Death of Akbar; An Economic Study

by Moreland, W.H.

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Published
1962
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Delhi: Atma Ram & Sons, 1962. xi, 306p., illustrated with two line maps, one folding, first edition hardbound in grey cloth boards cover- and spine-titled black. A late signature (pp.245-256) is started an eighth inch and is somewhat at risk, item bears an ownership to ffep, a generally good copy compromised by the protruding sig. As is.
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image of The Hye Ch'o Diary: Memoir of the Pilgrimage to the Five Regions of India. Translation, text and editing by: Yang, Han-Sung; Jan, Yun-Hua; and Iida, Shotaro; Laurence W Preston

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Berkeley / Seoul: Asian Humanities Press / Po Chin Chai Ltd, 2000. Hardcover. 118p., alkaline paperstock, clay-coated and furnishing a number of period and contemporary photos and other images. An ex library copy with accession & discard stamps, a pocket and a sticker scar to dj where label was removed. A clean sound reading copy; it contains the eighth-century… Read more
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image of Improvising Empire; Portuguese Trade and Settlement in the Bay of Bengal 1500-1700

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Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1990. Hardcover. xix, 269p., illustrated only with a rather unambitious line-map. Hardbound in 8.5x5.5 inch blue cloth boards gilt and enclosed in the glossy pictorial dust jacket; a very good copy from a well protected collection: sound, clean, unmarked. t. FYI, this may be an early version of a book by same author that appears… Read more
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Jesuits in India: In Historical Perspective

by De Souza, Teotonio R. [and] Charles J. Borges, editors

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Published
1992
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9789723501162
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Macau: Instituto Cultural de Macau / Xavier Center of Historical Research, 1992. Paperback. 415p., substantial paperback printed on coated alkaline paperstock and softbound in 9x6 inch glossy black wraps titled bronze. Text is in the English language throughout. Owing to careless storage, front cover's top margin is slightly bent and its corner-tip creased. Else book is perfectly sound and… Read more
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image of The Classical Accounts of India; Being a compilation of the English translations of the accounts left by Herodotus, Megasthenes, Arrian, Strabo, Quintus, Diodorus Siculus, Justin, Plutarch, Frontinus, Nearchus, Apollonius, Pliny, Ptolemy, Aelian and others with Maps, editorial notes, comments, analysis and Introduction

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Calcutta: Firma K.L. Mukhopadhyay, 1960. xxvi, 504p., several folded maps (modern line maps) bound in, first edition (so stated) tangerine cloth boards spine-titled black and enclosed in the dust jacket. Spine panel bears a couple short trivial wrinkles, leaf 141/2 has a tiny puncture and wrinkle, one of the bound-in maps slightly torn at the gutter, a pretty good… Read more
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Albuquerque

by Stephens, H. Morse

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Published
1892
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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1892. 222p. hardcover, boards mildly scuffed, front hinge re-glued, handwritten marginalia scattered throughout. Ownership inscription is signed "John Le Roy Christian, Major General Staff Corps," dated to August 16 1944 in New Delhi. At the time Christian serving as an American attached to Lord Mountbatten's general staff corps. In the following year Christian was in a… Read more
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image of Exotic Pleasures: Fascicle III, Curious Scientific and Medical Observations

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Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1996. 219p., very good hardcover. Translated, and with commentary, by Robert W. Carrubba. Library of Renaissance Humanism.
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The Political Economy of Commerce - Southern India 1500-1650

by Subrahmanyam, Sanjay

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Published
1990
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9780521371803
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990. Hardcover. x, 401p., illustrated with scattered tables and line maps, hardcover in blue boards gilt and glossy dust jacket. Review copy with CUP letterhead notice taped to ffep, same page bears a scribble and a stamped numeral. Paperstock is acidic and very toned. Item is also ex library, as heel of dj has a… Read more
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image of The Rise of the Portuguese Power in India, 1497-1550

The Rise of the Portuguese Power in India, 1497-1550

by Whiteway, R.S.

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Published
1967
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London: Susil Gupta, 1967. Hardcover. xvi, 357p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.5 inches, corners bumped else very good later printing in a worn and soiled unclipped dj.
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Asia and Western Dominance

by Panikkar, K.M.

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Published
1965
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London: George Allen & Unwin, 1965. 350p., very good hardcover in a price-clipped dustjacket with a remnant of an old label on the spine. Sixth printing. By an Indian ambassador to Egypt and China.
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The unknown Hsüan-tsang

by Devahuti, D.

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Published
2001
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9780195643725
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New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2001. xxix, 184p., very good hardcover in dustjacket. Biographical account of Xuanzang, the Chinese Buddhist monk who visited India in the seventh century.
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image of 'Regent of the Sea': Cannanore's Response to Portuguese Expanision, 1507-1528

'Regent of the Sea': Cannanore's Response to Portuguese Expanision, 1507-1528

by Bouchon, Geneviève; translated by Louise Shackley

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Published
1988
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Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1988. Hardcover. xix, 254p., cloth-covered boards, 5.75x8.75 inches, maps, front board stained else good condition in a lightly worn unclipped dj. French Studies in South Asian Culture and Society II.
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image of Twilight of the Pepper Empire: Portuguese trade in southwest India in the early seventeenth century

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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1978. Hardcover. ix, 219p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.25 inches, maps, tables, very good condition in an edgeworn unclipped dj. Harvard Historical Studies Volume XCV.
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image of Intrepid Itinerant: Manuel Godinho and his journey from India to Portugal in 1663

Intrepid Itinerant: Manuel Godinho and his journey from India to Portugal in 1663

by Godinho, Manuel; edited with an introduction and notes by John Correia-Afonso; translated by Vitalio Lobo and John Correia-Afonso

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Published
1990
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9780195625493
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Bombay: Oxford University Press, 1990. Hardcover. xi, 251p., cloth-covered boards, 5.75x9 inches, map endpapers, very good condition in like dj.
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Goa, as I saw it

by Marini, Emile

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Published
1957
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Fribourg, Switzerland: Les Cahiers de Voyage, 1957. Paperback. 221p., french-fold wraps, 4.75x7.25 inches, illus., wraps worn with impression from a pen doodle on front wrap, pages lightly toned else good condition. Published simultaneously with the French, Italian, German, Portuguese, and Spanish editions. Collectio-Aurea.
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image of The Rise and Growth of the Colonial Port Cities in Asia

The Rise and Growth of the Colonial Port Cities in Asia

by Basu, Dilip K., editor

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Published
1985
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9780819147622
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Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 1985. Paperback. xxxiv, 297p., wraps, 6x9 inches, wraps lightly edgeworn else very good condition. Monograph Series No. 25. Chapters on Goa, Calcutta, Bombay, Madras, Manila, Hong Kong, Canton, and Shanghai.
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image of Jan van Linschoten: The Dutch Marco Polo

Jan van Linschoten: The Dutch Marco Polo

by Parr, Charles Mckew

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Published
1964
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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Co, 1964. Hardcover. xiii, 313p., well-stocked with period images reproduced on glazed inserted stock (several such gatherings), hardbound in 9x6 inch brown cloth boards and enclosed in the dust jacket, top edge tinted to match cloth, a nice production, American first edition. Book itself has a little edgewear and a light small scratch to… Read more
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image of European Travellers in India: during the fifteenth, sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, the evidence afforded by them with respect to Indian social institutions,_the nature_influence of Indian governments

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New York: AMS Press, 1971. Hardcover. xiv, 274p., cloth-covered boards, 5x7 inches, very good facsimile reprint of a work originally published in 1909.
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