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India

By Hurlimann, Martin

Thames and Hudson, London, 1967. Hardcover. Very Good. Op. Lg 4to. Vg in vg dj. Browning, as usual, to edges of text pages. Contains 352 photographs. 351 pp.

$35.00

Island Gods

By Bangs, Richard; Photographs by Pamela Roberson.

Taylor Publishing, Dallas, TX, 1991. Signed.. Hardcover. As New. An exploration of 10 exotic islands, incl. Madagascar, the Boiling Lake and Snake Staircase of Dominica, and areas in Tasmania's Franklin River. 4to, in fine condition, incl. dj. 198 pp. Richly illus w/ approx. 200 color photos.

$23.00

The Giant Cities of Bashan; and Syria's Holy Places

By Porter, Rev. J. L.

T. Nelson and Sons, NY, 1867. Hardcover. Good. Sm 8vo. Hardcover, blue cloth. Binding slightly cocked, exterior spine-darkened w/ several stains, 1/4-inch chip across upper spine cloth & sm nicks at lower spine, board corners bumped; however contents clean, 1 signature (sewn group of pgs) slightly loose, good to good- condition overall given age. 377 pp.

$43.00

Riding to the Tigris

By Stark, Freya.

John Murray, London, 1959. 1st edition.. Hardcover. Very Good. Op. Prev. owner's inscr. Board edges slightly rubbed/faded. Otherwise vg condition in lightly scuffed, edge-worn dj. 114 pp. Illus w/ approx. 40 b&w photos taken by the author.

$29.00

In the World's Attic

By Merrick, Henrietta Sands

G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1931. 1st edition.. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo, hardcover. Red cloth, no dj. 2 copies available, both vg- condition. 1 copy, exterior moderately soiled w/ 2" rubbed spot at corner of cover, mild foxing to endpapers. 2nd copy, exterior only mildly edge-rubbed, but lacks rear endpaper & front flyleaf. Otherwise both copies contents clean, binding & hinges tight. 259 pp., b&w plates, fold-out map in rear.

$14.00

Handbook on India

By -----

American Express Travel Department, Bombay, India, 1924. Paperback. Good. Pamphlet (wraps). Exterior moderately soiled, corners thumbed. Pea-sized hole in back cover. Contains numerous photos, advertisements; plus short sections on climate, accommodations, trains, currency; and history and descriptions of various areas of interest. 98 pp.

$14.00

Eternal India: The Land, the People, the Masterpieces of Architecture and Sculpture of India, Pakistan, Burma and Ceylon

By Nawrath, Alfred.

Crown Publishers, NY, 1956. Hardcover. As New. Large 4to., terracotta cloth, gilt lettering on spine, cover decoration, near fine cond., no dj. 148 pp. 117 b&w and color photographic illustrations, fold-out map.

$23.00

Eating the Indian Air: Memories and Present-Day Impressions

By Morris, John.

Atheneum Publishers, NY, 1969. First American ed.. Hardcover. Very Good. Op. Dj has small tears around edges, two larger tears at top front. Otherwise vg condition. 294 pp. Illus.

$14.00

Learning Laughter

By Spender, Stephen

Harcourt, Brace and Co., NY, c.1953. Hardcover. Very Good. Op. This book is based on Spender's journal of a tour in Israel in 1952, and centers around the group Youth Aliyah, a social services group there. Vg condition. No dj. 201 pp. Illus.

$12.00

Faces of India. A Travel Narrative

By Woodcock, George w/ Woodcock, Ingeborg, photos.

Faber and Faber, London, 1964. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo, hardcover, no dj. Prev. owner's name & prev. bookshop stamp on endpapers. Spine faded & spotted, though lettering well-visible; 1/2" fade line at top of front board. Otherwise contents vg, clean & tight, illus. sharp. 280 pp. Numerous b/w photos.

$23.00