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Roteiro Da Viagem Que Em Descobrimento Da India Pelo Cabo Da Boa Esperanca Fez Vasco Da Gama Em 1497 Segundo um Manuscripto coetaneo existente na Biliotheca Publica Portuense.
Porto: Na Typographia Commercial Portuense.... 1838. First edition.
8vo., later full calf, gilt lettering, xxviii, 184, 12pp;, 82pp. A near fine copy.
There is an 82pp. title "O Trafico Da Secravatura, E O Bill de Lord Palmerston Pelo Visconde de La'da Bandeira.........Lisbon: Jose Baptista Morando, 1840" bound in at rear.

$350     Book Number: 24140         Order / Enquire


ALLEN, Charles.
A Mountain In Tibet. The Search for Mount Kailas and the Sources of the Great Rivers of India.
(London): Andre Deutsch, (1982). First edition.
Cloth, 255pp. Name o/w fine in d/w.
An account of the exploration of the Kailas and its attendant rivers.

$85     Book Number: 10676         Order / Enquire


ANTIN, Peter with Phyllis Wachob Weiss.
Himalayan Odyssey. The Perilous Trek to Western Nepal.
New York : Donald Fine, (1990). First edition.
Cloth backed boards, 292pp. Fine in d/w.
An account of Antin's major trek around the Himalayas, and through the dangerous, remote and largely forbidden country of western Nepal.

$65     Book Number: 10677         Order / Enquire


DE RIENCOURT, Amaury.
Roof of the World. Tibet, Key to Asia.
New York: Rinehart & Co., (1950). First edition.
Cloth, 322pp. A nice copy.


Was: $45     Sale Price: $22.50     Book Number: 12198         Order / Enquire


FAIRLEY, Jean.
The Lion River. The Indus.
New York: John Day, (1975). First U.S. edition.
Cloth, 290pp. Fine in d/w.
An account of the authors journey by car and aeroplane, by jeep and boat, on horseback and on foot to see as much of the Indus and its terrain as was allowed; from high Tibet to the Arabian Sea.

$50     Book Number: 10987         Order / Enquire


WILLIAMS, Harry.
Ceylon Pearl of the East.
London: Robert Hale, nd. (1950).
Cloth, 460pp. Spine ends faded o/w very good in a d/w with large pieces out at the top of the spine.
The author who lived in Ceylon, provides a history of that country; an account of the legends, customs, family life and religions as well as the history, geography, flora and fauna of the area.

$85     Book Number: 10569         Order / Enquire


ACKERLEY, J.R.
Hindoo Holiday. An Indian Journal.
London: Chatto & Windus, (1932). Reprint.
Cloth, 341pp. Fine.


$85     Book Number: 12194         Order / Enquire


ALLCHIN, F.R.
Neolithic Cattle-Keepers of South India. A Study of the Deccan Ashmounds.
Cambridge: University Press, 1963. First edition.
Sm. 4to., cloth, (189)pp. Fine in a discoloured but o/w very nice d/w.


Was: $85     Sale Price: $42.50     Book Number: 14759         Order / Enquire


ALTER, Stephen.
All the Way to Heaven. An American Boyhood in the Himalayas.
New York: Henry Holt, (1997). First edition.
Cloth backed boards, 319pp. Fine in d/w.


Was: $50     Sale Price: $25.00     Book Number: 10666         Order / Enquire


ALUWIHARE, Richard.
The Kandy Esala Perahera with a reference to the Raja Perahera to be held in Kandy in connection with the Royal Visit.
(Ceylon: Ceylon Daily News, 1952). First edition.
Tall 8vo., cloth, 27pp. A nice copy.


Was: $50     Sale Price: $25.00     Book Number: 12695         Order / Enquire


ANDREWS, C.F.
India and the Simon Report.
London: George Allen & Unwin, (1930). Reprint.
Cloth, 191pp. A nice copy in d/w.


$35     Book Number: 13733         Order / Enquire


ARASARATNAM, Sinnappah. (editor).
Francois Valentijn's Description of Ceylon. Translated and Edited by....
London: Printed for the Hakluyt Society, 1978. Second Series, Vol. 149.
Tall 8vo., orig. blue cloth with a pictorial decoration in gilt on the upper board, xvi, 395pp. Spine slightly faded o/w fine.


$75     Book Number: 33502         Order / Enquire


ARASARATNAM, Sinnappah. (editor).
Francois Valentijn's Description of Ceylon. Translated and Edited by....
London: Printed for the Hakluyt Society, 1978. Second Series, Vol. 149.
Tall 8vo., orig. blue cloth with a pictorial decoration in gilt on the upper board, xvi, 395pp. Spine slightly faded o/w fine.


$75     Book Number: 33503         Order / Enquire


ARCHER, W.G.
The Hill of Flutes. Life, Love and Poetry in Tribal India.
(Pittsburgh): University of Pittsburgh Press, (1974). First edition.
Cloth, 375pp. Fine in d/w.
Of the tribal peoples of Eastern India, the "ever singing, ever flute playing" Santals are the most numerous. "In this fascinating and entrancing book, Archer gives a full descriptive account of the Santals...."

$85     Book Number: 9494         Order / Enquire


ARCHIBALD, Mabel Evangeline and Louise May Mitchell.
Glimpses and Gleams of India and Bolivia. The Jubilee Book for Mission Bands.
Toronto: Published for the Baptist Women's Missionary Societies of Canada.... nd. (1923). FIrst edition. Inscribed by Mabel Archibald.
Sm.8vo., orig. red cloth, 230pp. A fine copy.
An account of Archibalds mission in India, and Mitchell's mission in Bolivia.

$150     Book Number: 15053         Order / Enquire


AVEDON, John F.
In Exile From the Land of Snows.
New York: Knopf, 1984. Second printing.
Cloth backed boards, 383pp. Fine in d/w.
The first full account of the Dalai Lama and Tibet since the Chinese conquest.

$45     Book Number: 12041         Order / Enquire


BAIN, F.W.
The Indian Stories of F.W. Bain. A Mine of Faults.
London: (The Riccardi Press, (1914). First of this edition.
Tall 8vo., cloth backed boards, xviii, 94pp. Near fine in a very good d/w.


Was: $50     Sale Price: $25.00     Book Number: 14450         Order / Enquire


BAIN, F.W.
The Indian Stories of F.W. Bain. In The Great God's Hair.
London: Riccardi Press, 1914. First of this edition. "Volume 4 in the Indian Stories."
Tall 8vo., cloth backed boards, 73pp. Near fine in a nice d/w.


$85     Book Number: 14448         Order / Enquire


BANERJI, Projesh.
The Folk-Dance of India.
Allahabad: Kitabistan, (1944). First edition.
Cloth, 129pp. A nice copy in d/w.


$65     Book Number: 11575         Order / Enquire


BARBER, Noel.
From the Land of Lost Content.
London: Collins, 1969. First edition.
Cloth, 224pp. Fine in d/w.
Perhaps the last book to describe the Tibet of old--that remote and romantic land before Chinese oppression drove the inhabitants to revolt and the Dalai Lama to exile.

$65     Book Number: 9287         Order / Enquire


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