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Dialogue in Indian Tradition.

By: CHETHIMATTAM, John B.:

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Bangalore: The Bangalore Press, 1969.:

Seller ID: 16277


1st ed. . In India three major religions of the world, Hinduism, Jainism and Buddhism took origin and grew together. It was the scene of centuries long encounter between the major religious traditions of the world, Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam and Christianity. What were the laws that governed this religious encounter? ... What is the future of a religious dialogue in this world of ours?" Pp7/162. P/b with illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The Religion of The Sikhs.

By: FIELD, Dorothy.:

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Delhi: Ess Ess Publications, 1976.:

Seller ID: 12183


1st Indian rep. "Starting with the account of Sikh Gurus, it goes on to the religious origins of the faith and gives cogently the doctrines of the religious leaders". Pp. 114. Small bookseller's label (E.D. Galgotia & Sons, New Delhi) to verso front board. Yellow cloth, slightly rubbed, d/w edges chipped with small loss to top edge. G+/G. View more info

Transfer of Vision. A Leadership Development Programme. Church of North India 1984-86.

By: GORAI, Rev. D.C.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Calcutta: Church of North India. 1984.:

Seller ID: 25704


Pp 118. P/b, creasing to spine. G+. View more info

God's People in India.

By: GRANT, John W.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: The Highway Press, 1959.:

Seller ID: 13660


1st.ed. "Indian Christian Community...Desire for an Indian Church...Indian ways of Worship...Towards and Indian Theology." Pp. 112. 1 sketch map. P/b. Illustrated cover. G+. View more info

A Brave Girl. A True Story of the Indian Mutiny.

By: JACKSON,Alice F.:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London:SPCK,nd.:

Seller ID: 9833


Pp.127/1(ad)/16(ads),pink decorated endpapers,b/w frontis., historated capitals, decorative head and tail pieces. Pink illustrated cloth. G+. View more info

Hindu Scriptures. (Discovering Sacred Texts).

By: KANITKAR, V.P. (Hemant).:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Oxford: Heinmann Educational. 1994.:

Seller ID: 27905


1st ed. "About the many forms of Hinduism which are found in India". 26.5cms x 19.5cms. Pp 48, some colour illustrations. P/b, illustrated cover. VG. View more info

Scheduled Castes and their Status in India.

By: KHAN, Mumtaz Ali.:

Price: £16.00

Publisher: New Dehli:Uppal Publishing,1980.:

Seller ID: 15560


1st ed. "...perhaps the first book based on empirical research covering several dimensions of the life of the Scheduled Castes in rural parts of Karnataka.Hitherto, researchers were generally interested in probing into the problems of untouchability. Dr Khan has included in his study such major and significant areas as education, occupational mobility, economic conditions, inter-caste relations and power-structure." Pp.14/276,inscribed by author to fep, ephemera... View more info

India in the Dark Wood.

By: MACNICOL, Nicol.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London:Edinburgh House Press,1930.:

Seller ID: 3752


1st ed. Pp.224. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. G+. View more info

Viscount Morley and Indian Reform.

By: MAJOR, E.:

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Londoin: James Nisbet & Co.,1910.:

Seller ID: 29610


1st ed. Pp.6/183. Grey stiff card covers, slightly rubbed. VG. View more info

Beyond the Silk Road. The Land of Karma.

By: MANUEL, Lalitha.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: (n/d). c.1984.:

Seller ID: 12718


"A view of India and her people...The purpose of festivals...Folk literature...A day in the life of an Indian housewife...Marriage and Dowry...Mother Teresa." Pp. 121. P/b. Limp red covers. VG. View more info

Radhakrishnan an Anthology.

By: MARLOW, A.N. (Editor).:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1952.:

Seller ID: 21593


1st ed. "Sir Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan is probably the greatest living interpreter of Indian thought." Pp. 148/3 (ads), toning to endpapers, newspaper cutting loosely inserted. Dark blue cloth, d/w toned. G+/G+. View more info

Buddhist Perspective on the Religions and Philosophy of Life in India (Compendium of Papers presented at an Academic Conference held at Won Kwang University, Iri City, Korea, April 1991.

By: MITTAL, Kewal Krishan.:

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Delhi:Department of Buddhist Studies, 1992.:

Seller ID: 16342


1st ed. "The genesis of this Compendium of papers represents a 'Quest for Harmony' which I have all along my academic career been engaged in along with a 'Quest for Truth' - has been occasioned by an invitation to participate in an International Academic Conference organised in commemoration of the Birth Centenary of the Great Master Venerable Sotaesan, Founder of Won Buddhism at Won Kwang University, Iri City of the Republic of Korea, April 1991" Pp5/75. P/b w... View more info

The Sikh Bangle.

By: MOHINDER SINGH 'CHEEMA'.:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Gravesend: The Sikh Missionary Society(UK), 1972.:

Seller ID: 32478


1st impression, March 1972 - 5,000 copies. Explains the background and symbolism of the Sikh bangle. Pp.15/5. Pbk. VG. View more info

The Wisdom of the Forest.

By: PARRINDER, Geoffrey.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London: Sheldon Press, 1975.:

Seller ID: 10879


1st.ed. "Upanishads of India are the fount of much Indian thought...teachings from these classical Indian scriptures to named thinkers, the forest sages." Pp, 98. P/b, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The India I Knew. 1897-1947.

By: REED, Sir Stanley.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: Odhams Press Limited, 1952.:

Seller ID: 39868


Reprint. "One of the most revealing and interesting volumes about British India ever written, this book provides a brilliant record of social, political, economic and cultural conditions, of memorable evens and notable personalities, during a most eventful half-century of Indian life, as seen through the perceptive eyes of a shrewd man of affairs. It is told with good humour and a rare understanding of human nature." Pp.262, colour frontispiece + 6 further colour... View more info

India Recalled.

By: SORABJI, Cornelia.:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: Nisbet & Co.,1936.:

Seller ID: 30011


1st ed.Written in 1936, "India to-day is a problem with two chief parts - Westernised, educated, progressive India, vis-a-vis Orthodox Hindu India, steeped in custom, tradition and belief." Pp.15/287, frontis. + 12 further sepia plates. Black cloth, d/w rubbed. VG/G+. View more info

Stray Birds.

By: TAGORE, Rabindranath.:

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London: Macmillan and Co., 1926.:

Seller ID: 27806


Rep. Ex college library. Pp.84/4(ads), colour frontis by Wily Pogany, college inkstamps to front endpapers and title page, small closed tear to title page, list of works by Tagore pasted to inside rear board. Blue cloth, gilt title to front and spine, black mark to spine. G+. View more info

A Brief Account of the St. Thomas Community.

By: THOMAS, Dr. C.T.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: North Carolina: Pfeiffer College. nd. (c.1981).:

Seller ID: 21974


"To provide American students with a historical sketch of the origin and development of the St. Thomas Community as far as the author could retrieve relevant facts from its manifold traditions". Pp 82, inscrip to fep. P/b, slight scuffing to spine and cover. G+. View more info

No Full Stops In India.

By: TULLY, Mark.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth: Penguin. 1992.:

Seller ID: 21716


"A lifetime's travels by the BBC's India correspondent are crystallized into a series of essays that throw more light on this vast, tragi-comic country". Pp 336, 8 b/w illustrations. Paperback. G+. View more info

The Heart of India.

By: TULLY, Mark.:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London: Penguin, Viking, 1995 (rep).:

Seller ID: 11397


Rep. A series of stories set in Uttar Pradesh, India. Pp. 13/241. Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine, illustd. d/w. VG/VG. View more info