Category: Asian History


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A Cloud Over Bhopal: Causes, Consequences, and Constructive Solutions

By: de Grazia, Alfred

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bombay, India, Lalit Dalal, 1985

Sturdy, 145 pages, illustrated, edges rubbed, library markings View more info

A Glossary of North Indian Peasant Life

By: Crooke, William

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oxford, New York, Delhi, Oxford University Press, 1989

Edition: No Additional Printings Stated

Blue cloth binding with gilt title, clean and tight, 290 pages, illustrated, some in color, slight edge wear;, page edges age discolored; jacket is clean and bright, edge wear View more info

A Hermit in the Himalayas

By: Brunton, Paul

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Rider and Company, 1951

Edition: Fourth Impression

Gray binding with dark lavender title, clean and tight, 190 pages, light wear View more info

A Journey to Katmandu (the Capital of Nepaul) with the Camp of Jung Bahadoor; Including a Sketch of the Ambassador at Home

By: Oliphant, Laurence

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, John Murray, 1852

"Murray's Railway Reading." Red spine on red boards, clean, (spine cover looks like a replacement, with paste-on title) 214 (4) pages, frontis map, former owner's name and date (1853). Front cover hinge is detached, back hinge holding, all edges rubbed, cover somewhat rubbed View more info

A New History of India

By: Wolpert, Stanley

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1977

Tan binding with brown and orange lettering, sturdy, clean and bright, edges are a bit rough; jacket is clean but has chips View more info

A Short History of the Near East

By: Hitti, Philip K.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey, D. Van Nostrand Company, 1966

Edition: No Additional Printings Stated

Dark green cloth binding with gilt title, sturdy, 278 pages, DEFECT: some underlining; jacket is clean, rubbed, small edge tears View more info

ACTA ASIATICA: Bulletin of the Institute of Eastern Culture, 81, Studies in Medieval Japanese History

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, The Toho Gakkai, 2001

Clean and tight, 95 pages, very light wear View more info

ACTA ASIATICA: Bulletin of the Institute of Eastern Culture, 84, New Directions in the Study of Sung History

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, The Toho Gakkai, 2003

Clean and tight, 130 pages, very light wear View more info

Adventure Sport and Travel on the Tibetan Steppes

By: Fergusson, W. N.

Price: $275.00

Publisher: London, Constable and Company Limited, 1911

Olive cloth binding with black titles, black, white and blue decoration, 343 pages, 76 black and white photos, including frontis portrait of author. Two fold-out colored maps in back, maps very good condition. Book is clean, all corners bumped, top page edge gilt, other page edges age discolored View more info

Afghanistan: Paradise Lost

By: Michaud, Roland and Sabrina

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Vendome Press, 1980

Clean and tight, 23 pages of text, 98 color photos, edge wear View more info

Algeria & Tunis, Painted and Described

By: Nesbitt, Frances E.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, A. & C. Black, 1906

Blue cloth binding with gilt titles, olive, orange and cream decoration, 229 pages, many color plates, fold-out map, top edge gilt, covers and interior are clean. DEFECT: interior spine hinges are cracked with damage extending out from crack, tiny holes along exterior joints View more info

Alive and Well in Pakistan: A Human Journey in a Dangerous Time

By: Ethan Casey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vision, 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Clean and tight, 280 pages, inscribed by author to former owner, light wear View more info

Ancient and Medieval Nepal

By: Regmi, D.R.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal, 1952

Rebound in dark blue leather, clean and sturdy, gilt title, four raised bands on spine, 178 pages, a few surface scratches View more info

Ancient Egypt : Its Culture and History

By: White, J. Manchip

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Mineola, NY, U.S.A., Dover Publications, Incorporated, 1970

Clean and sturdy, 217 pages, fold-out chart, edges rubbed View more info

Ancient Egyptian Literature a Book of Readings Volume I: The Old and Middle Kingdoms

By: Lichtheim, Miriam

Price: $8.00

Publisher: University of California Press, 1975

Sturdy, 245 pages, interior clean, covers have stains View more info