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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    A HANDBOOK OF LATTICE SPACINGS AND STRUCTURES OF METALS AND ALLOYS Volume 2 by: Pearson, W.B. $49.00

    Oxford UK & NY: Pergamon Press, 1967 – First Edition (stated) – Very Good hardcover – 10″ tall – lightly rubbed blue cloth, gilt-lettered – opens easily at title page (not cracked) but tight, clean unmarked interior, edges tanned but clean – ex corporate library/minimal markings (no pocket) – indices – 1,446 pages. (Metal Physics and Physical Metallurgy series, Vol. 4). Ships by standard mail to U.S. addresses only. Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall

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    Analytical Mechanics for Engineers by: Seely, Fred B. & Ensign, Newton E. $9.00

    NY: John Wiley, 1927 – 1st Edition/7th printing, with additional problems – Good+ hard cover/no dust jacket – 9.25″ tall – gilt-lettered olive cloth – b&w ills – very light sunning to backstrip, faint spots on rear – light foxing to endpapers, otherwise tight, clean, Very Good interior with no previous owner name, underlining or notations of any kind – 508pp. Engineering Mathematics. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    BANGLADESH: BIRTH OF A NATION: Handbook of Background Information & Documentary Sources by: Nicholas, Marta R. & Oldenburg, Philip, EDS. (Morehouse, Ward, Gen. Ed.) $10.00

    Very Good paperback – Madras India: M. Seshachalam & Co., 1972 – 8.25″ tall – cover design by Bapu – b&w photos, maps, charts – heel and upper corner moderate bump, backstrip tear; otherwise cover bright, interior like new with no underlining or markings of any kind – 156pp. “Compiled.from contributions by a number of scholars from the University of Chicago and elswhere.” – Shamsul Bari, Peter Bertocci, Edward C. Dimock Jr., Jean Ellickson, Susan G. Hadden, Ralph Nicholas, Aditinath Sarkar, & Thomas Timberg. Availability: in stock in the U.S. 0-88253-201-4 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Catalogue 184 From Trithemius to Proctor Bibliography and Reference Books Before 1900. Part I of the Private Library of Hans P. Kraus by: Kraus, H.P. $15.00

    NY: Hans P. Kraus, n.d. – Very Good paperback – 10″ tall – Introduction by Roland Folter – very light exterior handling wear with tiny closed front edge tear; otherwise near new, tight, unmarked – 170 pages. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Constitution and By-Laws of the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employes by: Carroll, J.C. $30.00

    Constitution and By-Laws of the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employes “Revised and amended at regular meeting of Grand Lodge, held in the City of Montreal, Quebec, Canada, June 20 to 25, inclusive, 1955 – Detroit MI: Grand Lodge Headquarters [1955] – Very Good paperback – 5.5″ tall x 3.5″ – black lettered blue paper covers with tiny edge nick – clean, tight, unmarked text – 108 pages. Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    DRUM MAJOR FOR A DREAM: Poetic Tributes to Martin Luther King, Jr. by: Zepp, Ira G. & Palmer, Melvyn D., Eds. $19.00

    Calcutta: Writers Workshop, 1976 – near Very Good flexible saree-cloth cover, in clear plastic fitted jacket – intro – poems – 8.5″ tall – faint gluestaining to rear cover, tiny blot on front, otherwise unmarked – author biographical notes – ads + 57 pages. Contributors: LLoyd Addison; Harold Bosely, Gwendolyn Brooks, N. Ellsworth Bunce, Frank Carmody, Lucille Clifton, Stanley Cooperman, Michael Davis, William Walter DeBolt, John W. Dixon, Douglas Eichhorn, Nikki Giovanni, Edward Gottlieb, Carl Wendell Hines Jr., Ruth Howard, Etheridge Knight, Don D. Lee, Lou Lipsitz, Jackson MacLow, Charles Victor McTeer, Charlotte Nuby, Edith Lovejoy Pierce, Natalie Robins, Cecelia E. Scott, Lillian Smith, Arvel M. Steece, Park J. White, Yevgeny Yevtushenko, & the editors, Zepp & Palmer. Palmer’s first name is given as Melvyn on the title page & Melvin in the bio notes. Availability: in stock, in the U.S. ISBN: 0-89253-802-3 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” 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