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Image for An Indian Dynasty : The Story of the Nehru-Gandhi Family

An Indian Dynasty : The Story of the Nehru-Gandhi Family

By: Ali, Tariq

Price: £17.50

Publisher: G P Putnam's Sons: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 208060

ISBN: 0399130748

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a chipped and crease pictorial dust wrapper, small address label of a previous owner on front pastedown, text clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 318pp View more info

Image for Devotees of Christ : some women pioneers of the Indian Church

Devotees of Christ : some women pioneers of the Indian Church

By: Batley, D S

Price: £23.85

Publisher: Zenana Missionary Society: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 224901

Condition: Very Good


hardback, undated but this is the first edition of 1937, blue cloth lettered yellow to spine, a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, b&w illustrations, 147pp View more info

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Akbar (short Biographies No 21)

By: Binyon, Laurence

Price: £5.45

Publisher: Thomas Nelson: 1944

Seller ID: 193216

Condition: Very Good


hardback, light discolouration o/w very good in a lightly chipped dust wrapper, 165pp View more info

Image for William Carey, D.D., Fellow of the Linnaean Society

William Carey, D.D., Fellow of the Linnaean Society

By: Carey, S Pearce

Price: £11.65

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1925

Edition: 6th edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 214200

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, blue cloth lettered gilt to spine, cloth lifted from upper board, extremities, rubbed, light foxing, binding remains tight, text clean, from the library of Roger Hayden and signed by the author on title page, 428pp View more info

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Nehru a pictorial biography

By: Edwardes, Michael

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Thames & Hudson: 1962

Seller ID: 208094

Condition: Very Good


hardback, large 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a pictorial dust wrapper that is enclosed in a protective adhesive clear film book sleeve, dated signature of two previous owners, text unmarked, b&w illustrations, 143pp View more info

Image for Untouchable: An Indian Life History

Untouchable: An Indian Life History

By: Freeman, James M.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 224536

ISBN: 0049200607

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a pictorial dust wrapper that has faded a little to spine, the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w illustrations, 421pp View more info

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Azariah of Dornakal

By: Graham, Carol

Price: £6.00

Publisher: SCM Press: 1946

Seller ID: 189577

Condition: Very Good


hardback, a very good tightly bound copy in a rubbed and lightly chipped & price clipped dust jacket, 127pp View more info

Image for Edwina, Countess Mountbatten of Burma

Edwina, Countess Mountbatten of Burma

By: Hough, Richard

Price: £5.15

Publisher: Sphere Books Limited: 1985

Seller ID: 223082

ISBN: 0722148542

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, remainder mark to bottom closed edge else a very good tightly bound copy, b&w plates, 242pp View more info

Image for Amy Carmichael of Dohnavur - the story of a lover and her beloved

Amy Carmichael of Dohnavur - the story of a lover and her beloved

By: Houghton, Frank

Price: £7.65

Publisher: SPCK: 1959

Seller ID: 212810

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, blue cloth lettered gilt to spine, no dust wrapper, a very good tightly bound copy, signature of a previous owner, text clean and unmarked, maps to endpapers, colour frontis, half-tone plates, 390pp View more info

Image for Rafi Amhad Kidwai, a memoir of his life and times

Rafi Amhad Kidwai, a memoir of his life and times

By: Jain, Ajit Prasad

Price: £16.85

Publisher: Asia Publishing House: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 224227

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a chipped and rubbed pictorial dust wrapper, the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 130pp View more info

Image for Rafi Amhad Kidwai, a memoir of his life and times

Rafi Amhad Kidwai, a memoir of his life and times

By: Jain, Ajit Prasad

Price: £17.85

Publisher: Asia Publishing House: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 223751

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a price clipped pictorial dust wrapper, the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 130pp View more info

Image for Firoz Tughluq 1351-1388 A.D

Firoz Tughluq 1351-1388 A.D

By: Jauhri, R C

Price: £17.85

Publisher: ABS Publications: 1990

Seller ID: 224278

ISBN: 817072029X

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy ina dust wrapper that is rubbed and chipped to edges, the text remains unmarked, 231pp View more info

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Bokhara Burnes

By: Lunt, James

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 193209

ISBN: 0571089356

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good clean and tightly bound copy in a slightly age-toned price-clipped dust wrapper, b&w portrait frontis & plates, 220pp View more info

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Indira Pryadarshini

By: M Chalapathi Rau et al

Price: £9.15

Publisher: Popular Book Services: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 223725

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, signs of some minor worming to dust wrapper and two small worn holes to upper board (not active), binding is tight and the text is clean and unmarked, colour frontis, b&w plates & cartons, 90pp View more info

LIFE OF LAL BEHARI DAY convert, pastor, professor, and author

By: MacPherson, G

Price: £15.00

Publisher: T & T Clark: 1900

Seller ID: 145546

Condition: Good


hardback,a few spot marks to covers o/w very good, dated gift inscription from Day's daughter on title page, b&w portrait frontis, 148pp View more info

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WILLIAM CAREY

By: Middlebrook, J B

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Carey Kingsgate: 1961

Seller ID: 133922

Condition: Good


paperback, very good, b&w plates, 112pp View more info

Image for MAHARANIS the lives and times of three generations of Indian Princesses

MAHARANIS the lives and times of three generations of Indian Princesses

By: Moore, Lucy

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Viking: 2004

Seller ID: 162581

ISBN: 0670912875

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, price sticker removed from top corner of front free endpaper leaving behind paper abrasion o/w very good in a very good dust wrapper, b&w plates, 351pp, ISBN:0670912875 View more info

Image for The Maathir-ul-Umara, being, Biographies of the Muhammadan and Hindu Officers of the Timurid Sovereigns of India from about 1500 to about 1780 AD : volume I

The Maathir-ul-Umara, being, Biographies of the Muhammadan and Hindu Officers of the Timurid Sovereigns of India from about 1500 to about 1780 AD : volume I

By: Nawab Samsam-ud-Daula Shah Nawaz Khan (translated by H Beveridge)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Janaki Prakashan: 1979

Seller ID: 224785

Condition: Good


hardback, thick octavo, damp staining to boards but not to text block and o/w a good tightly bound copy in a lightly rubbed dust wrapper, the text remains unmarked, 934pp View more info

Image for Jawaharlal Nehru - An Autobiography

Jawaharlal Nehru - An Autobiography

By: Nehru, Jawaharlal

Price: £12.95

Publisher: The Bodley head: 1949

Edition: new edition

Seller ID: 228672

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, upper hinge cracked but sewing of the text block remains tight, a good copy in a worn, soiled dust wrapper that has paper repairs to verso at head and foot of spine, signature of a previous owner, 623pp. The new edition with a supplementary chapter entitled 'Five Years Later'. View more info

Image for Rajiv Gandhi : Son of a Dynasty

Rajiv Gandhi : Son of a Dynasty

By: Nugent, Nicholas

Price: £8.95

Publisher: Bbc Pubns: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 224390

ISBN: 0563360070

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 223pp View more info

Image for The Rebellious Rani

The Rebellious Rani

By: Smyth, Brigardier The Rt Hon Sir John

Price: £8.85

Publisher: Frederick Muller: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 223714

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, grey cloth lettered gilt to spine, knock to tip of top corner of upper board else a very good tightly bound copy in a lightly age-toned pictorial dust wrapper, the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 223pp View more info

Image for An Indian Portia : Selected Writings of Cornelia Sorabji 1866 to 1954

An Indian Portia : Selected Writings of Cornelia Sorabji 1866 to 1954

By: Sorabji, Cornelia (edited by Kusoom Vadgama)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Blacker Publishing Ltd: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 230137

ISBN: 1897739516

Condition: New


hardback, thick octavo, a fine new copy in a pictorial dust wrapper, b&w illustrations, 702pp The selected writings of Cornelia Sorabji 1866-1954, the first woman barrister from India, a social reformer and writer. Includes also seven appendices, and the full report of Sorabji's interview with Gandhi. View more info

Image for An Indian Portia : Selected Writings of Cornelia Sorabji 1866 to 1954

An Indian Portia : Selected Writings of Cornelia Sorabji 1866 to 1954

By: Sorabji, Cornelia (edited by Kusoom Vadgama)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Blacker Publishing Ltd: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 228474

ISBN: 1897739516

Condition: New


hardback, thick octavo, a fine new copy in a pictorial dust wrapper, b&w illustrations, 702pp The selected writings of Cornelia Sorabji 1866-1954, the first woman barrister from India, a social reformer and writer. Includes also seven appendices, and the full report of Sorabji's interview with Gandhi. View more info

Image for Envoy of the Raj : Career of Sir Clarmont Percival Skrine

Envoy of the Raj : Career of Sir Clarmont Percival Skrine

By: Stewart, John

Price: £23.50

Publisher: Porpoise Books: 1989

Seller ID: 193212

ISBN: 1870304039

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, foxing to external page edges o/w a very good copy in a very good dust wrapper, b&w illustrations, 239pp View more info

Image for The Golden Oriole: Childhood, Family and Friends in India

The Golden Oriole: Childhood, Family and Friends in India

By: Trevelyan, Raleigh

Price: £10.65

Publisher: Martin Secker & Warburg: 1987

Seller ID: 203572

ISBN: 0436534037

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, some faint age-toning but o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a well preserved pictorial dust wrapper, neat dated signature of a previous owner but o/w a clean and unmarked copy, b&w plates, 536pp View more info

Image for Morley and India 1906-1910

Morley and India 1906-1910

By: Wolpert, Stanley A

Price: £9.85

Publisher: University of California Press: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 227311

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, brown cloth lettered green to spine, lacking dust wrapper, lacks front free endpaper else a good tightly bound copy, the text remains unmarked, 299pp View more info