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    Whispers of the Angel (Nawa-e Sarosh) by: $100.00 $80.00

    New Delhi: Ghalib Academy, 1969 – 1st printing – Good+ hardcover – 7.25” tall x 4.75” – dark red lettering on buff boards with black illustration – 4 color illustrations – poems printed in red and black inside green margins – upper outer corner bump; otherwise tight binding with no markings – 53 pages.  Selections from 14 English translations of poems by Ghalib (1797-1869) with the original Urdu in English transliteration. Introduction by Hakeem Abdul Hameed. Includes 4 color illustrations by artists Satish Gujral, G.R. Santosh, Anis Farooqi, and Laxman Pai.   Scarce.  ISBN: 0-88253-384-3

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    VARNASAGARAM by: Govinda Rao, T.K. (ed.) $200.00

    Chennai INDIA: Ganamandir Publications, 2006 – First Edition (stated) – SIGNED by T.K. Govida Rao – Very Good+ hardcover – oblong 8.75″ tall x 11″ – papercovered boards – color and b/w photos – yellow silk ribbon marker – small bump to lower left front cover, otherwise as new – charts, indices – photos + xii + 444 pages. A collection of 415 South Indian classical music compositions (varnas) with classification and commentary. SUBTITLED: 415 Tana, Pada, Cauka, Ragamalika and Daruvarnas. Sanskrit devanagari script and English transliteration (with diacritics); also includes some Tamil, Telugu and other scripts. Basic text is in English (front pages, Introduction and Preface). Price includes heavy book surcharge/ media mail within the U.S. only. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: oblong

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    How to Conduct Puja to MahaaGanapati by: A. V. Srinivasan $10.00

    E. Glastonbury CT: Parijata Publ., 2014 – NEW Edition – Very Good paperback – 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 – a how-to guidebook – 38pp. Religion. Hinduism: Ganapati Ganesh Ganesha worship. Ships from the U.S. Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    YAJURVEDA BHASHYAM – Part III [text in Kannada] by: Saraswati, Dayanand $50.00

    Bangalore: Veda Bhashya Prakashana Samithi, 2006 – Very Good hardcover – 11″ tall x 8.75″ – gilt lettered dark red covers – silk ribbon marker – 513 pages. Translation from Sanskrit (Yajur Veda) and Hindi (Commentary) into Kannada by Vidwan Vasudeva Paranjape and V.V. Venkatesh. Note: TEXT IS IN KANNADA, the language of the southern Indian state of Karnataka. English title: Commentary on the Yajurveda (c.1876); the author was Dayanand Saraswati (1824-1883), founder of Arya Samaj, a modern Hindu movement. This is Part 3 of a 3-volume set. Price includes surcharge for heavy book. Availability: ships from the U.S. (to U.S. addresses only). Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall

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    YAJURVEDA BHASHYAM – Part II [text in Kannada] by: Saraswati, Dayanand $50.00

    Bangalore: Veda Bhashya Prakashana Samithi, 2006 – Very Good hardcover – 11″ tall x 8.75″ – gilt lettered dark red covers – silk ribbon marker – 527 pages. Translation from Sanskrit (Yajur Veda) and Hindi (Commentary) into Kannada by Vidwan Sheshachala Sharma and Vidwan Vasudeva Paranjape. Note: TEXT IS IN KANNADA, the language of the southern Indian state of Karnataka. English title: Commentary on the Yajurveda (c.1876); the author was Dayanand Saraswati (1824-1883), founder of Arya Samaj, a modern Hindu movement. This is Part 2 of a 3-volume set. Price includes surcharge for heavy book. Availability: ships from the U.S. (to U.S. addresses only). Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall

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    YAJURVEDA BHASHYAM – Part I [text in Kannada] by: Saraswati, Dayanand $50.00

    Bangalore: Veda Bhashya Prakashana Samithi, 2005 – Very Good hardcover – 11″ tall x 8.75″ – gilt lettered dark red covers – silk ribbon marker – 604 pages. Translation from Sanskrit (Yajur Veda) and Hindi (Commentary) into Kannada by Vidwan Sheshachala Sharma. Note: TEXT IS IN KANNADA, the language of the southern Indian state of Karnataka. English title: Commentary on the Yajurveda (c.1876); the author was Dayanand Saraswati (1824-1883), founder of Arya Samaj, a modern Hindu movement. Price includes surcharge for heavy book. Availability: ships from the U.S. (to U.S. addresses only). Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall

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    SAKYA BUDDHA: A Versified, Annotated Narrative of His Life and Teachings; with An Excursus, Containing Citations from the Dhammapada, or Buddhist Canon. by: Root, E.D. $80.00 $69.00

    NY: Charles P. Somerby, 1880 – First Edition – near Good hardcover/no dust jacket – 12mo/7.5″ tall – dark blue cloth with blindstamped dec and gilt lettered spine – brown endpapers – inscription: “Margaret A. Bradley, Compliments of the Author” – errata slip tipped in – front cover shows few dark spills and faded patch; wear at top & bottom of spine, edgewear; rubbed corners; front hinge cracking – two small corner turndowns; otherwise interior is near Very Good, unmarked – 171pp. Author describes himself as an “American Buddhist” on the title page; his Preface is dated Forestville, Conn., October, 1879. The book itself is cited in Volume 2 of Thomas A. Tweed’s Buddhism in the United States, 1844-1925 (6 volumes). This is a landmark volume in the history of Buddhism in America. Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall