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Voices from India

by Margaret Cormack & Kiki Skagen, Ed.

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Trench Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good+
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$8.00

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New York: Praeger Publishers, 1972. Minimal wear, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows wear at corners, light rubbing. "...explores the complexities and contrasts of this ancient country".. Purple Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good.
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Chinese Diaries 1941-1946

by Robert Payne

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Trench Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good+
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$12.00

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New York: Weybright & Talley, 1970. Minimal wear, clean and unmarked. Jacket has a bit of sticker residue on the back. Originally published in the 1940s in two volumes, this is a revised one volume edition.. Black Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good.
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All Under Heaven

by Pearl S. Buck

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Trench Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$10.00

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New York: John Day, 1973. Light soiling to top edge, otherwise clean and unmarked. Jacket shows faint stains, soiling to edges. . First Edition. Orange Cloth. Very Good+/Good+.
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A Son of Mother India Answers

by Dhan Gopal Mukerji

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Trench Books
Published
1928
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$10.00

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New York: E. P. Dutton, 1928. Moderate wear and soiling to red marbled covers; title on black cloth spine somewhat faded, front flyleaf missing. A pocket sized book, appears to be first printing.. First Edition. Decorative Hardcover. Good+/No Jacket.
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House of Earth

by Dorothy Clarke Wilson

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Trench Books
Published
1952
Condition
Good+
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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$6.00

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Philadelphia: Westminster, 1952. Light wear at corners, inscription on flyleaf. Jacket worn at edges, tears to top back. Two young children grow up in the "Hindu system" of India.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Brown Cloth. Good+/Good.
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The First Book of the China Clippers

by Louise Dickinson Rich

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Trench Books
Published
1962
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Printing
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$12.00

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New York: Franklin Watts, 1962. Light wear/bumps to edges, clean and unmarked. Price clipped jacket shows wear at corners, rubbing. Number 173 in the "First Book Series" for young people.. First Printing. Gray Cloth. Good+/Good+. Illus. by Henry S. Gillette.
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An Indian Journey

by Waldemar Bonsels

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Trench Books
Published
1928
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$9.00

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New York: Albert & Charles Boni, 1928. Light wear, soiling to covers, bookplate inside; unmarked. May require extra postage outside the US.. First Edition. Tan Cloth. Good+/No Jacket. Illus. by Harry Brown.
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Katia

by Princess Marthe Bibesco

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Trench Books
Published
1939
Condition
Good+
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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$40.00

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New York: Book League, 1939. Minimal wear to edges and corners, clean and unmarked. Jacket edgeworn, ligh soiling. "A briliant historical novel of the little Princess whose romance with Czar Alexander II all but changed the fate of Russia". Illus with B&W photos.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Black Cloth. Good+/Good.
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$40.00
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A Passage to India

by E.M. Forster

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Trench Books
Published
1924
Condition
Good+
Edition
Reprint
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$7.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1924. Moderate wear/soiling to covers, old price on flyleaf; sound copy of a classic tale.. Reprint. Brown Cloth. Good+/No Jacket.
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Nur Mahal

by Harold Lamb

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Trench Books
Published
1935
Condition
Good+
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$7.00

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Garden City: Doubleday Doran, 1935. Slight lean, minimal edgewear. clean and unmarked. Jacket complete, shows light edgewear, rubbing/soiling. "The true story of two great Asiatic lovers". Nicely illustrated.. Burgundy Cloth. Good+/Good+. Illus. by E. Parin D'Aulaire.
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A Yak for Christmas

by Louise Hillary

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Trench Books
Published
1968
Condition
Good+
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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$6.00

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Garden City: Doubleday, 1968. Slight bumps to lower corners, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows light wear. Christmas in the Himalayas with Sir Edmund Hillary, his wife, and three children. B&W photos.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Blue Cloth. Good+/Good+.
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The Civilizations of the East: India

by Rene Grousset

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Trench Books
Published
1931
Condition
Good+
Edition
First American Edition
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$7.00

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1931. Moderate shelfwear, pencil notations inside back cover, numerous pages have pencil underlinings. Many B&W photos. This is the second volume in Grousset's "Civilizations of the East" series.. First American Edition. Black Cloth. Good+/No Jacket.
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Venture Into Darkness

by Alice Tisdale Hobart

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Trench Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$6.00

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New York: Longmans Green, 1955. Bookplate inside front cover, otherwise clean and unmarked. Jacket shows wear to corners, light rubbing. Nice sound copy.. First Edition. Red Cloth. Very Good+/Good+.
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View to the Southeast

by Santha Rama Rau

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Trench Books
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$8.00

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New York: Harper & Bros, 1957. Minimal wear to covers, bookplate on back of flyleaf, otherwise clean and unmarked. Jacket shows wear to edges, spine slightly faded. "An informal introduction to the countries of Southeast Asia". Nice copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good.
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Father India

by C.S. Ranga Iyer

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Trench Books
Published
1928
Condition
Good+
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$8.00

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New York: Louis Carrier & Co., 1928. Light wear, slight lean, sound and unmarked copy."A Reply to 'Mother india' ", written by a member of the Indian Legislative Assembly.. Purple Cloth. Good+/No Jacket.
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The Young Revolutionist

by Pearl S. Buck

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Trench Books
Published
1932
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$18.00

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New York: Friendship Press/John Day, 1932. Asound copy showing moderate shelfwear, light foxing to top edge, faint inscription on flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. Jacket complete but has been repaired (from the back) with cello tape, shows edgewear. The author's portrayal of young people in 1920s China. An appropriate title these days.. First Edition. Black Cloth. Good+/Fair. Illus. by Margaret Ayer.
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The Hindu View of Life

by Radhakrishnan

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Trench Books
Published
1969
Condition
Good+
Edition
Third Printing
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$6.00

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Macmillan, 1969. Name on flyleaf, crease to cover, light wear. Written by "a great voice of Modern India".. Third Printing. Paperback. Good+/No Jacket.
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This is India

by Santha Rama Rau

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Trench Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$12.00

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New York: Harper & Bros, 1954. Light wear to corners, small spot of wear to bottom back cover, clean and unmarked. Price clipped jacket shows wear to edges, spine faded. Illus with B&W photos. " A lively personal report on a country of fascinating contradictions...".. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.
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The Heart of India

by Alexander Campbell

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Trench Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$6.00

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1958. Minor wear, light soiling to endpapers. A nice copy illus with B&W photos.. First Edition. Black Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Father India

by C.S. Ranga Iyer

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Trench Books
Published
1928
Condition
Good+
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$8.00

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New York: Louis Carrier & Co., 1928. Slight lean, wear at corners, small stain to bottom edge of a few pages, otherwise a nice sound copy. "A Reply to 'Mother India' ", written by a member of the Indian Legislative assembly.. Purple Cloth. Good+/No Jacket.
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