Bestsellers

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    SEA HAWK: Life & Battles of Kanhoji Angrey by: Malgonkar, Manohar $9.95

    New Delhi India: Vision Books/Orient Paperbacks, no date (circa 1985) – Good+/paperback – 6.75″ tall – b&w maps – minor corner bump, cover dent, light sunning to edges, otherwise interior tight, clean, unmarked – 293 pages. India historical biography; 18th century Konkan coast; “Angria the Pirate” harasses English & Portuguese shipping along the west coast of India – based on true historical personage & events. Availability: in stock in the U.S. ISBN: 0-86578-069-2 Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    How To Conduct Puja (set of 9) by: A. V. Srinivasan $55.00

    9 volume set – Very Good/ as new paperbacks – E. Glastonbury CT, Parijata Publ., 1999–2014 – 5.25″ tall x 4.25″ – full color cover – b&w illustrations – Sanskrit transliteration & English translation – step-by-step instructions with introduction and list of materials – how-to handbooks. Hinduism: ceremonies of worship for Ganapati (Ganesha); Shiva; Lakshmi; Saraswati; Rama; Soorya; Durga; Krishna; the Navagrahas (Nine Planets). Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    OH BOMBAY! (orig. Title: ONION PEEL) by: Mahadevan, T.K. $15.00

    Very Good paperback – New Delhi India: Arnold-Heinemann Pvt. Ltd., 1982 – 8.5″ tall – backstrip has small closed cut at center, minor wear at top – interior clean, unmarked, as new – 175pp. This novel was originally published in 1973 by the same publisher, in hardcover, under the title Onion Peel and author pseudonym K.M. Trishanku. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Transcreation: Two Essays by: Lal, P. $16.00

    Calcutta: Writers Workshop, 1972 – Very Good hardcover/ Very Good paper title label – 8.75″ tall – 29 pages. 2 Essays: Myth, Literature and Transcreation; On Translating “Shakuntala”. ISBN: 0-88253-269-3 Ships from U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    A History of Craig Gardner & Co. The First 100 Years by: Farmar, Tony $21.00

    Dublin Ireland: Gill and Macmillan, Ltd., 1988 – Very Good+ hardcover – 8.75″ tall – gilt lettered blue covers – color frontis by Muriel Brandt – map endpapers (Dublin in 1864) – bw illustrations, photos, charts – slight lean, otherwise as new with no markings – index – 239 pages. History of a Dublin accounting firm from the 1860s to 1968; published in 1988, the year the city of Dublin celebrated its millennium. ISBN: 0-7171-1594-1 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    A Genealogy of the Curtiss-Curtis Family: A Supplement to the Supplement of 1953 by: Jacobs, Charles Juan $20.00

    Guilford CT: National Society of the Descendants of John and Elizabeth Hutchins Curtiss, 1975 – Very Good black file folder with paper title on front – 11″ tall x 9″ – 19 pages text plus 9 pages of alphabetized names. Folder outer edges show light creasing; end page outer edges very lightly sunned; otherwise tight, clean, unmarked with no underlining or dogears. Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall

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    AMERICAN YOGA by: Schneider, Carrie $20.95

    NY: Barnes & Noble Books, 2003 – First printing (stated) – Fine/as new hardcover/ Very Good+ dust jacket (in mylar) – 4to/11.25″ tall – gilt lettered dark red covers – lavish color and few b&w photos by Andy Ryan & few others – tight, bright, unmarked, as new – dust jacket has tiny corner inner flap crease – bibliography, index – 216 pages. More than 25 American Yoga masters in profile and practice. ISBN: 0-7607-4558-7.

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    BALLADS TO VEE AND TIM Across the Line by: Saul, George Brandon $10.00

    Good paperback, SIGNED, INSCRIBED by the Author – Boston: Bruce Humphries, 1963 copyright date – 8vo/8.5″ tall – b&w photos of Vee (author’s deceased wife) inside front cover & Tim (author’s deceased son) inside rear cover – exterior rubbing with wear at top & bottom of backstrip, cover corner creasing, small edge tear to outer edge of rear cover – interior bright, VG, inscribed to editor “‘Erb” , June 1964, otherwise no markings – 77pp.

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    CALCUTTA 1851 by: Scholberg, Henry $15.00

    Writers Workshop Calcutta – Very Good hardcover/ Very Good paper title label/VG mylar fitted jacket – 8.75″ tall – green saree-cloth binding – tight, as new, unmarked – 78 pages. Dramatization of the ice house murder, Calcutta, 1851, and execution of American seaman, Francis Very. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Connecticut Yankees on the Princeton Campus, 1748-1905 by: Burr, Nelson R. $25.00

    Extracted from The Princeton University Library Chronicle, Volume XLV, Number 2, Winter 1984 – Fine/ as new hardcover in grey library binding – SIGNED/Inscribed by the author – 9.25″ tall – bw portraits, photos – pp 122-149. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    DREAMER, THE, & Other Stories by: Chander, Krishan. Ratan, Jai (transl.) $10.00

    Delhi India, Hind Pocket Books, n.d. (circa 1974) – Very Good+ paperback – 6.75″ tall/ 16mo – color cover by Satish Sud – b&w 2-page frontis ill – no markings – 160pp. India Fiction; short stories, translated from Urdu by Jai Ratan. ISBN: 0-88253-025-9 Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 16mo – over 5¾” – 6¾” tall

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    FOLK TALES OF BURMA by: Aung, Maung Htin $10.00

    2nd Edition – Very Good hardcover/no dust jacket – New Delhi India, Sterling Publ. Folk Tales of the World series, 1980 – 12mo – intro – pictorial cover – b&w ills – wear to edge of spine – 112pp. Burma: 27 tra ditional stories in 2 groups: 1. from the Burmese Plains (Irrawaddy river delta); 2. from the Burmese Hills. Excellent intro. ISBN: 0-86578-033-1 Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall