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THE QUARTLERLY REVIEW VOL. 113

By: N/A

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1863

Seller ID: J590

Condition: V.g.


Contents of No 225: Travels in Peru and India by Clements R. Markham; Papers by the Central Society of Education; The History of the Russian Empire: The New Testament in the original Greek; REPORTS OF THE DIRECTORS OF CONVICT PRISIONS; South Kensington Museum; NO226 has The Progress and State of Briotish India; My Diary North and South by William Howard Russell; The English Cyclopaedia; Report of Commissioners into Salmon Fisheries; Russia and Poland; Book reviews including No Name by Wilkie Collins; THe Invasion of the Crimea by Alexander William Kinglake.Ex-Westminster School copy in nice c... View more info

THE ASHES OF A GOD

By: Bain, F.W.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd.: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB1206

Condition: V.G.


xix, 115pp, with frontis.Translated from the original manuscript.Binding also blue paper. Spine small tear at foot View more info

IN THE GREAT GOD'S HAIR

By: Bain, F.W. [trans.],

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd.: 1911

Edition: fourth ediiton

Seller ID: C012

Condition: V.g.


xii, 85pp, frontis, quarter parchment, boards, a little foxing, un-cut. An Indian fable orig. published in 1904. View more info

INDIA

By: Beaton, Cecil

Price: £450.00

Publisher: Bombay., Thacker & Co.Ltd.: 1945

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Pa740

Condition: Fine


[106pp] 100 full-page unpaginated collection of photographs by Cecil Beaton who at the time was The Ministry of Informations Official Photographer. Brown boards. gilt titles and with a complete scarce d.j. Minor edge wear and with a photographic advert to the rear d.j. of 6 book titles pub. by Thackers of Bombay. The book is bound with a strong white binding thread that is intact and tight. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS.280x240 mm View more info

A WANDERER'S LOG being some memories of travel in India, the Far East, Russia, the Mediterranean & elsewhere

By: Bechhofer, C.E.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Mills and Boon Limited: 1922

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa215

Condition: V.g.


246pp, 8 pp ads. 13 photographic illustrations. Signed by the author to 'Sir James Bell In memory of a flying visit to Abbeville 28.XI.1922 C.E. Bechhofer'. Bound in the original quarter calf with blue buckram boards. Grubby end-papers. Gilt titles to the spine. A scarce item. C.E. Bechofer was a British author and journalist [1894-1949] and sent on a world voyage when a young man. This volume is recounts some of his experiences. View more info

THE ROAD I TRAVELLED

By: Boger, A.J.

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Bristol, Arrowsmith: 1936

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Pa318

Condition: Fine


304pp. Publisher's blue buckram, gilt. Lacing the d.j. but otherwise a fine copy with no inscriptions. Map end-papers [toned from the boards] and photographic plates throughout taken by the author and sketches by his daughter. Alnod John Boger was a British Lawyer, cricketer and big game hunter. {1871-1940]. His autobiography includes hunting in Norway, India, Uganda and the Far-East. Front free-end paper has the top corner neatly clipped [to remove a name presumeably]. View more info

St. Petersburg and Moscow: A Visit to the Court of the Czar [2 Vols in 1]

By: Bourke, Richard Southwell

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn: 1846

Edition: 1st edition

Inscription: Inscribed and dedication by the author

Seller ID: MJ102

Condition: Fine


x,274; 276pp. Original full black leather binding with blind-stamped ornate borders and devices. Gilt titles and bands. Fine decorative patterned period end-papers. A lovely tight and clean copy. A.e.g. LONG INSCRIPTION FROM THE AUTHOR. 'To Eliot Warburton as a token of gratitude for that kind interest and valuable advice to which the following pages owe what ever merit they possess - Palmerston October 25th 1846. Eliot Warburton was the eminent travel writer and Palmerston the counrty seat of Bourke in Ireland. Written in a bold scrawling hand with corrections! BOURKE, RICHARD SOUTHWELL, six... View more info

THE TENANT OF WILDFELL HALL and The Professor

By: Bronte Sisters

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson: 1905

Edition: the New Century Library

Seller ID: Le108

Condition: Fine


viii, 477; 254pp. Tissue-guarded b/w frontispiece. Silk book-tie present. Full red leather a v. trifle rubbed. 5 raised bands with gilt decoration. All edges gilt. Unfaded leather binding 155mm x 105mm, Printed on 'India Paper'. No inscriptions, fading or marks. The New Century Library by Thomas Nelson View more info

JAYNE EYRE An Autobiography

By: Bronte, Charlotte

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson: 1902

Edition: the New Century Library

Seller ID: Lw107

Condition: Fine


vi, 517pp. Tissue-guarded b/w frontispiece. Silk book-tie present. Full red leather a v. trifle rubbed. 5 raised bands with gilt decoration. All edges gilt. Unfaded leather binding 155mm x 105mm, Printed on 'India Paper'. No inscriptions, fading or marks. The New Century Library by Thomas Nelson View more info

SHIRLEY

By: Bronte, Charlotte

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson: 1905

Edition: the New Century Library

Seller ID: Le109

Condition: Fine


vi, 642pp. Tissue-guarded [t. foxed] b/w frontispiece. Silk book-tie present. Full red leather a v. trifle rubbed. 5 raised bands with gilt decoration. All edges gilt. Unfaded leather binding 155mm x 105mm, Printed on 'India Paper'. No inscriptions, fading or marks. The New Century Library by Thomas Nelson View more info

THEISM IN MEDIEVAL INDIA

By: Carpenter, J Estlin

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, Williams and Norgate: 1921

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: P202

Condition: V.g.


xii, 552pp. The Hibbert Lectures, Second series. Lectures delivered in Essex Hall, London 1919. A trifle rubbed and a couple of ex-lib. stamps to title-page. No fading. View more info

EPISODES AND REFLECTIONS Being Some Records From The Life of Major-General Sir Wyndham Childs

By: Childs, Major-general Sir Wyndham

Price: £32.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Company: 1930

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: GT324

Condition: Fine


xi, 287; portrait frontispiece plate, 7 b/w plates. The author (1876-1946) had a long military career in South Africa, India, Wales, Ireland and WWI and became a senior police officer. One time second Lieut, 2nd Volunteer Battallion The Duke of Cornwall's Light Calvary. Neat hand-written previous owners bookplate pasted to the front free end-paper. View more info

JOURNAL OF MY SERVICE IN INDIA

By: Corneille, Major John

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1966

Edition: 1st Folio Society edition

Seller ID: J481

Condition: Fine


181pp, illus.by B.S. Biro View more info

MR ISAACS A Tale of Modern India

By: Crawford, F.Marion

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.: 1892

Edition: 1st UK edition

Seller ID: V232

Condition: V.g.


316, [iv] pp. Blue cloth, gilt with authors initial block to the front cover. Unfaded and in bright condition, Neat owners name and date Christmas 1893 to the front end-paper. Binding a trifle shaken. View more info

AN AUTHENTIC NARRATIVE of the loss of the Earl of Abergavenny East-Indiaman, off Portland, on the night of the 5th February, 1805. To which is added a return of..on the Night of the 5th of Februray 1805.....

By: Dalmeida, William]

Price: £450.00

Publisher: London, John Stockdale, Piccadilly: 1805

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa207

Condition: V.g.


49pp. Dis-bound copy. William Wordsworth's brother [John Wordsworth 1772-1805] was the Captain of the ship that sunk. THE FULL TITLE: 'An authentic narrative of the loss of the Earl of Abergavenny East-Indiaman, off Portland, on the night of the 5th February, 1805. To which is added a return of the passengers, officers, ship's company, troops, &c. with the age, description, and birth place of every officer and seaman. Shewing at one view the fate of each individual. Corrected from the official returns at the East-India House'. 263 lives were lost including Wordsworth. Published by Stckdale, Pi... View more info

White Mughals : Love and Betrayal in Eighteenth-Century India

By: Dalrymple, William

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 2003

Seller ID: L953

ISBN: 0006550967

Condition: V.g.


580pp View more info

AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF LUTFULLAH A Mohamedan Gentleman; and His Transactions with His Fellow-Creatures: Interspersed with Remarks on the Habits, Customs, and Characters of the People with Whom He Had to Deal

By: Eastwick, Edward B.

Price: £185.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder, and Co.: 1857

Edition: 1st edition, 1st Impression

Seller ID: Pa358

Condition: V.g.


xii, 435pp, 16 pp Smith, Elder and Co. catalogue [dated July 1857]. Yellow advertising end-papers. Edited by Edward B. Eastwick. A lovely, near fine, copy in the original red embossed cloth. Decorated gilt spine and gilt crescent bordered by embossed decorated borders to the boards. View more info

LETTERS FROM INDIA [1779-1815]

By: Fay, Eliza Mrs.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Leonard & Virginia Woolf.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB523

Condition: V.g.


288pp. Index. With introductory and terminal notes by E.M. Forster.This book contains 23 letters that E. Fay wrote and sent home to her family in Blackheath, the letters are an autobiography of her life from 1783-1815. Spine sunned and binding shaken. One of 1050 copies View more info

INDIA OF THE PRINCES

By: Forbes, Rosita,

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, The Book Club: 1939

Edition: 1st Book Club Ed.

Seller ID: P199

Condition: Fine


319pp. Illustrated with photographic plates. View more info

THE CITIES OF INDIA

By: Forrest, G.W.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Archibald Constable & Co.: 1903

Seller ID: Pa435

Condition: Fine


xvi, 356 pages and one full page map of India. Green buckram, gilt. Ex-lib. copy with small faded mark to the spine but no stamps. View more info