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    THE RAMANA WAY — October 1996 — Vol XVI, No. 8 by: Natarajan, Dr. Sarada (editor) $10.00

    Bangalore India: Ramana Maharshi Centre for Learning, October 1996 – Vol. XVI, No. 8 (monthly journal) – Good+ paperback – 8.75″ tall x 5.5″ – b&w ills, photos – ads on endpapers – backstrip rubbed, some upper page edges roughly opened (not affecting text), faint discolored area on front; otherwise clean, unmarked interior – pp201-232. Monthly journal: 16th year of publication – Centenary Year of Bhagavan Ramana’s Enlightenment. Availability: in stock in the U.S.

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    GURU NANAK (India: National Biography series) by: Singh, Dr. Gopal $10.00

    Fourth (revised) Edition – Good+ paperback – New Delhi India: National Book Trust, 1967/84 – 8vo//8.25″ tall – pictorial cover – stiff paper covers – exterior scuff, backstrip sunned, otherwise unmarked – 95pp. Biography of Guru Nanak (1469-1539 AD), founder of Sikhism. Includes the author’s translations & selections (with references) from Nanak’s gospel, the Guru Granth Sahib. India, Religion, Sikhism. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Homage to Guru Gobind Singh by: Singh, Khushwant & Suneet Vir Singh $14.00

    Bombay, INDIA: Jaico Publ. House, 1970 – Second impression – Very Good+ paperback – stiff paper covers – 6.25″ tall – b&w photos – mild lower corner bump; otherwise bright, clean, unmarked, near new – appendix – bibliography – 100 pages. Short biography of Guru Gobind Singh, 10th Guru of the Sikhs (1666-1708), author of the Dasam Granth, with a sketch of the Sikh religion. Availability: in stock in the U.S. ISBN: 0-88253-088-7 Size: 16mo – over 5¾” – 6¾” tall

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    GURU NANAKDEV (in Hindi) by: Vanprasthi, P. $5.00

    Fine paperback – Delhi India, Shiksha Bharati, n.d. (circa 1985)- 7″ x 4.5″ – b&w illustrations – 40pp. Life of Guru Nanak, founder of Sikhism. India, Religion, Sikhism. Availability: in stock in the U.S. 0-86578-215-6 Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    Hymns From the Holy Granth by: $10.00

    Good paperback – New Delhi India: Hemkunt Press, 1978 – 12mo/7″ tall – Sikh hymns in Gurmukhi (Punjabi) script, English transliteration & translation, with footnotes – light printer’s glue spotting and light bump to cover; otherwise interior bright, unmarked, like new – explanatory footnotes – 119pp. India religion; Sikhism; bilingual hymns: Gurmukhi-English. ISBN: 0-89253-063-4 Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    MORE SONGS FROM THE JAPJI [Volume Two; sequel to The JAPJI: Volume One] by: Nanak, Guru. Lal, P. (transl.) $12.00

    Calcutta: Writers Workshop Publication, 1969 – First Edition – Very Good+ hardcover/ Very Good+ paper title label/no dust jacket – 8vo/8.75″ tall – gilt lettered red handloom cloth with gilt medallion on front, purple/white/gold woven border – mild sunning to backstrip; unmarked, near new exterior and interior – unnumbered pages. A selection from 38 songs originally composed in Punjabi by Guru Nanak (1469-1539), founder of the Sikh religion: Song 3 in Punjabi & word-for-word translation; Songs 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 14, 15, 17, 20, 23, 31, 33, & 34. This selection has been “transcreated” by the poet P. Lal; it forms a sequel to his JAPJI: Volume One. Lal: “Some songs (Nos. 6, 14, 15) have been re-translated, to give readers an idea of how approaches to the same text may differ at different times of a transcreator’s understanding of the meaning.” Availability: in stock, in the U.S. ISBN: 088253-708-3 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Universal Sikhism by: Sethi, Amarjit Singh $18.00

    New Delhi: Hemkunt Press, 1972 – Very Good hardcover/ no dust jacket – 8.75″ tall – black lettered green covers – very light sunning to backstrip, slight bowing to front cover; otherwise as new, clean, tight, unmarked – xvi + 176 pages. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Social Walks and Talks with Young Students Among the Languages. A Sanskrit Handbook for the Fireside by: Burritt, Elihu $125.00

    London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1875 – First Edition – near Very Good hardcover – 9.25″ tall – brown mottle-patterned paper covered boards with brown cloth backstrip and tips, paper label on spine – lessons in Sanskrit, using devanagari lettering as well as English transliteration – light sunning and rubbing to covers, rubbed top and bottom cover edges – tiny neat interlinear writing on about 8 lesson pages, faint ink smudge in a lower margin otherwise clean, clear text with no other markings – 96 pages. Printed at Oxford. Preface dated Sept 1, 1875, New Britain CT. Elihu Burritt (1810-1879), born in New Britain, CT, was a 19th century peace advocate known as the “Learned Blacksmith.” Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Hymns From the Holy Granth (bilingual–English & Punjabi) by: Mansukhani, G.S. $10.00

    New Delhi India: Hemkunt Press, 1975/1978 – Very Good+ paperback – 7″ tall – Sikh hymns in Gurmukhi (Punjabi) script, English transliteration & translation, with footnotes – light cover scuff; interior clean, bright, as new – explanatory footnotes – 119pp. India religion; Sikhism. Availability: in stock in the U.S. 0-89253-063-4 Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall