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    ROAD-MENDER & The GATHERING OF BROTHER HILARIUS by: Fairless, Michael (Barber, Margaret Fairless, pseud.) $25.00

    Edinburgh: New University Society, not dated – Very Good+/no dust jacket – 16mo – dark red grained leather/buckram, gilt decorated front cover & spine – top edge gilt – b&w frontis dated 1931 – b&w ills by Norman Hepple – ribbon marker – v. light wear to corners, upper right corner light bump, otherwise near Fine – 254pp. Philosophy. Author: Margaret Barber (1869-1901) Size: 16mo – over 5¾” – 6¾” tall

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    EVERYDAY MIRACLES IN THE HOUSE OF GOD: Stories From Gobind Sadan, India by: Fisher, Mary Pat $10.00

    Fine/as new paperback – New Delhi India & Central Square, NY: Gobind Sadan, 1992 – 9.25″ tall – color photo cover – b&w photo frontis – gift inscription from Gobind Sadan; otherwise no markings of any kind – glossary, footnotes – 194pp. Availability: in stock in the U.S. 0-96633290-0-6 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    LIVING IN THE LIGHT: A Guide to Personal and Planetary Transformation by: Gawain, Shakti, with Laurel King $2.15

    NY: Bantam Books/ Bantam New Age, 1993 – near new paperback – abt 7″ tall – price sticker on front, otherwise as new, unread, unmarked – x + 183 pages. By the author of Creative Visualization. Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    YOGA SYSTEM OF HEALTH AND RELIEF FROM TENSION by: Vithaldas, Yogi $5.00

    NY: Cornerstone Library, 1972 – Good+ paperback – 8″ tall – cover photo and many b&w photo plates, illustrating yoga poses, by Beiney, Photographer, London – some exterior wear, edge tanning, faint dampspot to upper outer margin of first few pages; otherwise tight, unmarked – indexed List of Exercises for poses (asanas), breath control (pranayama), and cleansing – 128pp. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    FROM SEX TO SUPERCONSCIOUSNESS by: Rajneesh, Bhagwan Shree (Osho) $7.00

    New Delhi India: Vision Books/Orient Paperbacks, no date (circa 1975) – near Very Good/paperback – 6.25″ tall – b&w photo cover, b&w frontis – backstrip edges rubbed, corner crease – interior like new with no previous owner name or other markings – ads plus 157pp. 5 lectures given in Bombay in 1968. Contents: Preface by Manipal; Foreword by V. Vora; Gleanings (quotes); Chapters: Sex, the Genesis of Love; From Repression to Emancipation; The Pinnacle of Meditation; Sex, the Super Atom; From Lust to the Lord. Deccan Herald review of May 17, 2003: NEW DELHI, May 16 (UNI) ‘Controversial spiritual leader ‘Osho’ Rajneesh’s most disputed book that stung the Indian sensibilities in the 70’s is now back on the shelves.That the book, which created a stir in the 1970s when it was first published in Hindi, is still “as infamous as it is famous” was evident from the strong opinions voiced at a panel discussion organised last week on the occasion of the launch.’ 0-89253-060-X Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 16mo – over 5¾” – 6¾” tall

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    RATIONALE OF ASTROLOGY, The by: Oak, P.N. $19.95

    New Delhi: P.N. Oak, 1967 – First Edition (stated) – Very Good hardcover/no dust jacket – 8vo/8.5″ tall – paper covered boards with front illustration, rear bio – b&w figures and charts – light edgewear, exterior light shelfwear; bookseller stamp on fron endpaper; 2-4 neat corrections in ink; otherwise no markings – corrigendums + 302 pages. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Essentials of Indian Philosophy by: $12.00

    London: George Allen and Unwin Ltd., 1969 – 7th pr – Very Good+ hardcover/ near Very Good dust jacket (in mylar) – 8.75″ tall – gilt lettered blue cloth – blue tinted top edge – few very small indents in rear cover, otherwise as new, clean, tight, unmarked – dust jacket sunned at backstrip and edges with shallow chipping at top of backstrip, price-clipped – notes and references, glossary, index + 216 pages. Availability: in stock in the U.S. ISBN: 004-181005-8 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    SURFING THE HIMALAYAS : A Spiritual Adventure by: $6.00

    1st ed/3rd printing – NY: St Martin’s Press, 1995 – near Fine hardcover/ near Fine dust jacket – white paper covered boards with gilt lettered blue backstrip – b&w ills – b&w photos by Kamrun Noor – tiny nick at bottom edge of two pages, o/w Fine with no markings – 238pp. Himalayas; India; Nepal. Travelogue, snowboarding, with spiritual dimension. 0-312-14147-5 Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    The Varieties of Religious Experience by: James, William $5.25

    NY: Collier Books/ Collier Macmillan, 1961 – Very Good paperback – 7″ tall – very faint toning to backstrip and page edges; otherwise tight, clean, unmarked – index + 416 pages. As an experimental psychologist, William James (1842-1910) analyses religious phenomena and finds “……although all the special manifestations of it may have been absurd (I mean its creeds and theories), yet the life of it as a whole is mankind’s most important function.” Ships from the U.S. ISBN: 0-02-085960-0 Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    ASTROLOGY FOR ALL by: Mishra, Bhawani $5.00

    Delhi: Hind Pocket Books, 1973 – Good paperback – 16mo/6.5″ tall – cover by Inder Gajjar – b&w ills, figures – light edgewear, rear small corner crease, rub; otherwise interior tight, clean, no markings – 200 pages. India astrology. Birth chart; Signs, Planets, Houses, Transits. isbn: 0-88253-299-5 Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 16mo – over 5¾” – 6¾” tall

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    NUMEROLOGY FOR ALL by: Ojha, Pandit Ashutosh $5.00

    Delhi India, Orient Paperbacks, 1973 – Good/paperback – 16mo/6.5″ tall – tinted recycled paper, mild corner bump, cover dents, otherwise tight, with no interior markings – 188pp. ISBN: 0-88253-299-5 Availability: in stock, in the U.S. India; Numerology. Size: 16mo – over 5¾” – 6¾” tall