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The Mahabharata Revisited : Papers Presented at the International Seminar on the Mahabharata organized by the Sahitya Akademi at New Delhi on February 17 - 20 1987

By Dandekar, R. N. editor

New Delhi, India: Sahitya Akademi, 1990. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear and fading to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 306 p. 21 essays and 4 addresses on various aspects of the Mahabharata, such as poetry, performance, art, architecture, literary tradition, and more. Uncommon.

$145.00

Economic History of Bombay Deccan and Karnatak 1818 - 1868

By Choksey, R. D.

Poona, India: Orienal Watchman Trading House, 1945. First edition. Hardcover. good. Octavo (standard size). Ex-library. Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Green cloth library binding. Name of former owner on flyleaf. 369 p. w/ footnotes, bibliography, index. Covers the first 50 years of British occupation of these areas, wih extensive use of government records.

$35.00

Pogrom in Gujrat : Hindu Nationalism and Anti-Muslim Violence in India

By Ghassem-Fachandi, Parvis

Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, 2012. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/no dust jacket. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edge and corners of boards. Some scuffing to covers. 335 p. w/ illus, end notes, index. A review and discussion of the 2002 Gujarat Riots, often referred to as a pogrom to remove Muslim residents.

$35.00

The Politics of the British Annexation of India 1757 - 1857. Oxford in India Readings : Themes in Indian History

By Fisher, Michael H. editor

Delhi, India: Oxford University Press, 1993. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of dj and boards. 313 p. w/ bibliography. A collection of 13 sections, each containing excepts from historical letters and accounts from the earliest annexations to after Indpoendence, each giving a different perspective on this imperial era in British and Indian history.

$45.00

Siva in Dance, Myth, and Iconography

By Gaston, Anne-Marie

New Delhi, India: Oxford University Press, 1990. Later printing. Oversized Softcover. Very Good. Octavo (standard size). Some wear to edges and corners of covers. Covers slightly rubbed with small waves. 242 p. w/ b&w illustrations, glossary, bibliography, index. A cross discipinary discussion of dance, sculpture, and mythology.

$20.00

Maithripala Senanayeke : Felicitation Volume. Presented on the Occasion of His Completing Twenty Five Years Service to the Nation as an Elected Representative of His People

Maithripala Senanayeke Felicitation Committee, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Good in Good dust jacket. Good quarto-sized hardcover in good dust jacket. Light wear and rubbing to edges of boards with bumping to head and heel of spine. Slight bowing to boards. Dj has wear and rubbing along edges with two inch tear on lower edge of front cover and scuffing to covers, heavy on back cover. 186 pages with illustrations, career landmarks, aqnd foreign assignments.

$30.00

Bombay Presidency in the Mid-Eighteenth Century.

By Furber, Holden.

New York, NY: Asia Publishing House, 1965. First edition. Good octavo hardcover in good dust jacket. Light wear and rubbing to edges of boards with bumping to head and heel of spine. Front cover has some minor bubbling in binding. Dj has wear and rubbing along edges with many tears and some chipping mainly on lower edge of front cover and open tear 2 inches in length with chip in middle on upper edge of front cover. Dj also has some light scuffing. 76 pages with footnotes and index. This work is based on 3 lectures (the Heras Memorial Lectures): 1. Bombay and the Malabar Coast in the 1720's, 2. The Country Trade of Bombay and Surat in the 1730's, 3. Bombay Presidency in War Time, 1740-1750.

$20.00