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1 Alles, Gregory D. THE ILIAD, THE RAMAYANA, AND THE WORK OF RELIGION Failed Persuasion and Religious Mystification
Pennsylvania State University Press 1994 0271013206 / 9780271013206 Softcover Fine 
Hermeneutics, Studies in the History of Religions; 0.75 x 9 x 6 Inches; 207 pages; Analyses the two classic narratives and how they mystify the social, cultural and existential dangers of failed persuastion... 
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2 Apte, Vaman Shivaram THE STUDENT'S ENGLISH SANSKRIT DICTIONARY
Motilal Banarsidass 1991 8120802993 / 9788120802995 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). Minor edgewear to DJ. DJ is price-clipped. ; 501 pages 
Price: 28.00 USD
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3 Arberry, A. J. RELIGION IN THE MIDDLE EAST: THREE RELIGIONS IN CONCORD AND CONFLICT Volume I: Judaism and Christianity & Volume II: Islam
Cambridge University Press 1969 0521074002 / 9780521074001 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Ex-library copy with usual stamps, call numbers and pocket. Book descriptions are pasted to front feps of both volumes leaving adhesive stains. Minor shelfwear otherwise. ; 2 Volume Set; Vol. 2018-01-02; 1360 pages; These volumes survey the three religions, Judaism, Christianity and Islam and their relationship with each other, in concord and conflict during the last hundred years. Since Islam is the dominant faith, the term 'Middle East' denotes the social and cultural faiths as well as western civilization and communism, rather than a precise geographical area. Thus central Asia, and India, Pakistan and parts of Africa are included. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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4 Asoka & G. Pugliese Carratelli & G. Garbini (Foreword by G. Tucci; Introduction by U. Scerrato) A BILINGUAL GRAECO-ARAMAIC EDICT BY ASOKA (ASHOKA) The First Greek Inscription Discovered in Afghanistan
Istituto Italiano Per Il Medio Ed Estremo Oriente 1964 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Pages uncut. Very light browning to wraps. ; The inscription came to light during digging work in April 1957, a few miles west of present-day Kandahar. The bilingual inscription is the most westerly proof of Buddhism yet found, and the most easterly of Greek inscriptions, and the first complete Aramaic inscription discovered in the area reaching to the Indus. ; Serie Orientale Roma XXIX; 62 pages 
Price: 140.00 USD
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5 Baldick, Julian HOMER AND THE INDO-EUROPEANS Comparing Mythologies
I. B. Tauris 1994 1850438315 / 9781850438311 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Former owner's name in pencil and blindstamp to ffep. Else very minor shelfwear to book and DJ. ; This study in comparative mythology interprets the Greek myths in the light of the mythologies of other Indo-European cultures - Indian, Celtic, Scandinavian, Roman, Greek, Iranian and Ossetian. The author uses a modified version of the schema proposed by the French theorist Dumezil to consider the profound connections between such works as the "Iliad", the "Odyssey", the Indian epics - the "Ramayana" and the "Mahabharata" - the Iranian "Book of Kings" and the Scandinavian "Yaglingasaga". The book includes a long critical exposition of the discipline of comparative mythology from its 18th-century origins to the revival of the discipline by Dumezil and his followers from 1938 to the present. It also reassesses the profound critique of Dumezil which linked him with Nazi ideology. ; 256 pages 
Price: 135.00 USD
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6 Baldick, Julian HOMER AND THE INDO-EUROPEANS Comparing Mythologies
I. B. Tauris 1994 1850438315 / 9781850438311 Hardcover Very Good+ in Fine dust jacket 
Faint foxing to ffep and top of textblock else book is fine. ; This study in comparative mythology interprets the Greek myths in the light of the mythologies of other Indo-European cultures - Indian, Celtic, Scandinavian, Roman, Greek, Iranian and Ossetian. The author uses a modified version of the schema proposed by the French theorist Dumezil to consider the profound connections between such works as the "Iliad", the "Odyssey", the Indian epics - the "Ramayana" and the "Mahabharata" - the Iranian "Book of Kings" and the Scandinavian "Yaglingasaga". The book includes a long critical exposition of the discipline of comparative mythology from its 18th-century origins to the revival of the discipline by Dumezil and his followers from 1938 to the present. It also reassesses the profound critique of Dumezil which linked him with Nazi ideology. ; 256 pages 
Price: 135.00 USD
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7 Basham, A. L. THE WONDER THAT WAS INDIA A Survey of the Culture of the Indian Sub-Continent before the Coming of the Muslims
Grove Press, Inc. 1959 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Minor shelfwear. Old prices to front and rear wraps deleted with black permanent marker. Some rubbing and yellowing to wraps. Creasing to spine. ; Evergreen Encyclopedia Volume 1 E-145; 568 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Bosworth, A. B. ALEXANDER AND THE EAST The Tragedy of Triumph
Oxford University Press 1996 0198149913 / 9780198149910 Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
2 Small tears to DJ at spine (1cm) (repaired with cellotape). Former bookseller's plate on inner cover. ; 0.54 x 8.5 x 5.5 Inches; 218 pages; In this study, Bosworth looks at Alexander the Great's activities in Central Asia and Pakistan, drawing a bleak picture of massacre and repression comparable to the Spanish conquest of Mexico. He investigates the evolution of Alexander's views of empire and concept of universal monarch, and documents the representation of Alexander by historians of antiquity. The book is directed to specialists and general readers alike. 
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9 Buck, William & (Intro. by B. A. Van Nooten) MAHABHARATA Retold by William Buck.
University of California Press 1981 0520043936 / 9780520043930 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Shirley Triest 
Minor shelfwear. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). Chipping to 1 corner. ; 451 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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10 Buck, William & (Intro. by B. A. Van Nooten) RAMAYANA Retold by William Buck.
University of California Press 1981 0520043944 / 9780520043947 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Shirley Triest 
Minor shelfwear. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). Light crease to spine. ; 432 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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11 Burghart, Richard & Audrey Cantlie INDIAN RELIGION
St. Martin's Press 1985 0312414005 / 9780312414009 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Light scratches to DJ. Dustjacket is protected in mylar. Light shelfwear to boards. ; Published by Centre of South Asian Studies, SOAS. ; Collected Papers on South Asia; Vol. 7; 9 x 0.5 x 5.75 Inches; 258 pages; A Comprehensive survey of Indian religion in its social and anthropological contexts. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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12 Chattopadhyaya, Sudhakar RACIAL AFFINITIES OF EARLY NORTH INDIAN TRIBES
Munshiram Manoharlal 1973 Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
Dustjacket is protected in mylar. Dustjacket has a few small nicks and tears. DJ is sliced along front panel. ; 134 pages; Traces the origins of the different tribes inhabiting North India. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Cotterell, Arthur CHARIOT The Astounding Rise and Fall of the World's First War Machine
Pimlico 2004 0712669426 / 9780712669429 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Narrating the development and disappearance of the world's first war machine, this book reminds readers that much of the power of ancient empires was two-wheeled and horse-driven. Harnessed to other historians' broad-spectrum research on the causes of the end of the Bronze Age, Cotterell argues that, much like the later introduction of the stirrup, chariot technology dramatically recast battlefield strategy across the ancient world. Egyptians employed chariots as all-purpose fighting machines, while Roman chariots were more ceremonial, and Indian troops used theirs as archery platforms; Chinese engineers developed more efficient harnesses, permitting heavier cars. The author's comparative approach broadens the appeal of what would otherwise seem a narrow topic, but this account nevertheless behaves as a detailed military history. Particularly interesting for such scholarship, the author also discusses the chariot as a vehicle for modern popular culture; it aims to dispel the notion that chariots were simply horse-pulled tanks. Scholarly yet accessible, ; 344 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Coward, Harold G. MODERN INDIAN RESPONSES TO RELIGIOUS PLURALISM
State University of New York Press SUNY 1988 0887065716 / 9780887065712 Hardcover Fine 
Still wrapped in plastic. ; 340 pages; Part I: Responses from Within HInduism: 1. Gandhi and Religious Pluralism; 2. The Responses of the Brahmo Samaj; 3. The Response of the Arya Samaj; 4. The Response of the Ramakrishna Mission; 5. The Response of Sri Aurobindo and the Mother; 6. The Response of Swami Bhaktivedanta; 7. The Response of Modern Vaisnavism; 8. Saiva Siddhanta and Religious Pluralsm; 9. India's Philosophical Response to Religious Pluralism; Part II: Responses from Other Religious Within India: 10. Parsi Attitudes to Religious Pluralism; 11. Modern Indian Muslim Responses; 12. The Sikh Response; 13. A Modern Indian Christian Response; 14. The Response of the Dalai Lama and the Tibetan Community in the Indian Exile; 
Price: 14.00 USD
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15 Deshpande, Madhav M. SAMSKRTASUBODHINI. A SANSKRIT PRIMER
Centers FOR SOUTH and Southeast ASIAN STUDIES. University of Michigan 2001 089148079X / 9780891480792 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Light creasing to spine and corners of wraps. Scholar's name to titlepage (Robert Brown). ; Michigan Papers on South and Southeast Asia No. 47; 504 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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16 Diakonoff, I. M. & Alexander Kirjanov (Tr. ) EARLY ANTIQUITY
University of Chicago Press 1991 0226144658 / 9780226144658 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light shelfwear to book. Very light foxing to top of textblock. Dustjacket has minor shelfwear and rubbing. ; 1.36 x 9.26 x 6.38 Inches; 486 pages; The internationally renowned Assyriologist and linguist I. M. Diakonoff has gathered the work of Soviet historians in this survey of the earliest history of the ancient Near East, Central Asia, India, and China. Diakonoff and his colleagues, nearly all working within the general Marxist historiographic tradition, offer a comprehensive, accessible synthesis of historical knowledge from the beginnings of agriculture through the advent of the Iron Age and the Greek colonization in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea areas. Besides discussing features of Soviet historical scholarship of the ancient world, the essays treat the history of early Mesopotamia and the course of Pharaonic Egyptian civilization and developments in ancient India and China from the Bronze Age into the first millennium B. C. Additional chapters are concerned with the early history of Syria, Phoenicia, and Palestine, the Hittite civilization, the Creto-Mycenaean world, Homeric Greece, and the Phoenician and Greek colonization. This volume offers a unified perspective on early antiquity, focusing on the economic and social relations of production. Of immense value to specialists, the book will also appeal to general readers. I. M. Diakonoff is a senior research scholar of ancient history at the Institute of Oriental Studies, Leningrad Academy of Sciences. 
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17 Dowson, John A CLASSICAL DICTIONARY OF HINDU MYTHOLOGY AND RELIGION Geography, History and Literature
Asia Publishing House 1989 0948724013 / 9780948724015 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Minor shelfwear. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). Edgewear to wraps with a bit of Chipping. Ffep creased. ; 411 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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18 Dumézil, Georges (Tr. Alf Hiltebeitel) THE DESTINY OF A KING
University of Chicago Press 1973 0226169758 / 9780226169750 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
The preeminent scholar of comparative studies of Indo-European society, Georges Dumézil theorized that ancient and prehistoric Indo-European culture and literature revolved around three major functions: sovereignty, force, and fertility. This work treats these functions as they are articulated through "first king" legends found in Indian, Iranian, and Celtic epics, particularly the Mahabharata. Dumézil, drawing on an extraordinarily broad range of Indo-European sources from Scandinavia to India and offering an original and provocative analytic method, set a new agenda for studies in comparative oral literature, historical linguistics, comparative mythology, and history of religions. The Destiny of a King examines one of the "little" epics within the Mahabharata—the legend of King Yayati, a distant ancestor of the Pandavas, the heroes of the larger epic. Dumézil compares Yayati's attributes and actions with those of the legendary Celtic king Eochaid Feidlech and also finds striking similarities in the stories surrounding the daughters of these two kings, the Indian Madhavi and the Celtic Medb. When he compares these two traditions with the "first king" legends from Iran, he finds such common themes as the apportionment of the earth and the "sin of the sovereign. " Contents: Yayati and his Sons; Yayati and his Daughter's Sons; Vasu Uparicara; Madhavi; Eochaid Feidlech, His Daughers and his sons; Perspectives. ; 6.89 x 0.81 x 4.18 Inches; 170 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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19 Edgerton, Franklin SANSKRIT HISTORICAL PHONOLOGY A Simplified Outline for the Use of Beginners in Sanskrit
American Oriental Society 1946 Softcover Fair 
Wraps are torn along spine (repaired on the reverse with masking tape). Textblock is detached from wraps but complete. Wraps are creased with chipping. Former owner's names to front wrap. Else good. ; Appeared as a supplement to the Journal of the American Oriental Society, vol. 66, no. 1 (1946) ; Publications of the American Oriental Society. Offprint Series No. 19; 31 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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20 Eggermont, P. H. L. ALEXANDER'S CAMPAIGNS In Sind and Baluchistan and the Siege of the Brahmin Town of Harmatelia.
Leuven University Press 1975 9061860377 / 9789061860372 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Spine is faded. Slight discoloration to boards. ; Orientalia Lovaniensia Analecta 3; 233 pages 
Price: 140.00 USD
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21 Frazer, R. W. A LITERARY HISTORY OF INDIA
T. Fisher Unwin 1898 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Minor shelfwear. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). Additional gift inscription to ffep. Foxing to endpapers. 2 corners bumped. Edgewear to corners. Chiping to spine ends. ; The Library of Literary History; 470 pages 
Price: 55.00 USD
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22 Gankovsky, Yu. V. THE PEOPLES OF PAKISTAN: AN ETHNIC HISTORY.
Moscow Nauka Publishing House 1971 Hardcover Very Good- 
Upper corners bumped. Edgewear to boards. ; Academy of Sciences - Institute of Oriental Studies; 247 pages 
Price: 48.00 USD
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23 Ghirshman, R. L'IRAN ET LA MIGRATION DES INDO-ARYENS ET DES IRANIENS
E. J. Brill 1977 9004048766 / 9789004048768 Softcover Very Good+ 
Faint crease to spine. Else very light shelfwear. ; 88 pages 
Price: 80.00 USD
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24 Goldman, Robert P. & Sally J. Sutherland DEVAVANIPRAVESIKA An Introduction to the Sanskrit Language
Center for South and Southeast Asia Studies. University of California 1987 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Some creasing to wraps. Rubbing and creasing to spine with some colour loss. Scholar's name to titlepage (Robert Brown). ; 460 pages 
Price: 38.00 USD
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25 Gonda, J OLD INDIAN Die Indischen Sprachen
E. J. Brill 1971 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Ex-library copy with usual stamps, call numbers and pocket. Softcover has been rebound in cloth. ; Handbuch der Orientalistik. 2. Abt.: Indien; Vol. 1.1; 230 pages 
Price: 81.00 USD
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26 Gonda, J. MANUEL DE GRAMMAIRE ÉLÉMENTAIRE DE LA LANGUE SANSKRITE Suivi D'Exercices, De Morceaux Choisis Et D'Un Lexique
E. J. Brill 1966 Softcover Very Good 
Blindstamp to half-title. Minor rubbing to wraps. ; 157 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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27 Hiriyanna, M. OUTLINES OF INDIAN PHILOSOPHY
George Allen & Unwin Ltd 1956 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Very light shelfwear to book else Fine. DJ spine browned. Minor edgewear to DJ with slight chipping to top of DJ spine. ; Looks at Indian thought during the Vedic Period, the early post-Vedic period and the age of the systems. ; 419 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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28 Holt, Frank Lee THUNDERING ZEUS The Making of Hellenistic Bactria
University of California Press 1999 0520211405 / 9780520211407 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Thundering Zeus uses an innovative, interdisciplinary approach to resolve one of the greatest puzzles in all of Hellenistic history. This book explores the remarkable rise of a Greek-ruled kingdom in ancient Bactria (modern Afghanistan) during the third century B. C. Diodotus I and II, whose dynasty emblazoned its coins with the dynamic image of Thundering Zeus, led this historic movement by breaking free of the Seleucid Empire and building a strong independent state in Central Asia. The chronology and crises that defined their reigns have been established here for the first time, and Frank Holt sets this new history into the larger context of Hellenistic studies. The best sources for understanding Hellenistic Bactria are archaeological, and they include a magnificent trove of coins. In addition to giving a history of Bactria, Thundering Zeus provides a catalog of these coins, as well as an introduction to the study of numismatics itself. Holt presents this fascinating material with the precision and acuity of a specialist and with the delight of an admirer, providing an up-to-date full catalog of known Diodotid coinage, and illustrating twenty-three coins. This succinct, energetic narrative thunders across the history of Hellenistic Bactria, exhuming coins, kingdoms, and customs as it goes. The result is a book that is both a history and a history of discovery, with much to offer those interested in ancient texts, archaeology, and coins. ; Hellenistic Culture and Society; 0.77 x 9.24 x 6.38 Inches; 221 pages 
Price: 60.00 USD
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29 Jackson, A. V. Williams RESEARCHES IN MANICHAEISM With Special Reference to the Turfan Fragments
Columbia University Press 1932 Hardcover Fair 
The front cover is badly stained/water damaged. The front free endpaper is missing, and there is a bit of foxing to the front pastedown. Pages are clean of marks. ; Rare work on the ancient Gnostic religion, once a rival of Christianity. This book, besides including an introductory sketch of Manichaeism, contains also several critical translations from original Manichaean documents in Turfan Pahlavi or Middle Persian, which were discovered in central Asia during the first decade of the 20th century. ; Columbia University Indo-Iranian series; 393 pages 
Price: 115.00 USD
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30 Janse, Olov R. T. ARCHAEOLOGICAL RESEARCH IN INDO-CHINA Conducted under the Auspices of the École Française D'Extrême-Orient, the Museums of Paris & the Harvard Yenching Institute
Harvard University Press 1947 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Ex-library set with usual stamps, call numbers and pockets. Text is clean of marks. Volume I is in good condition with half inch tear to cloth at top of spine and moderate edgewear to back board top edge. Bumping to corners. Volume II is in VG- or G+ condition with stamps on textblock deleted with black marker. Minor (1cm) cut to cloth along edge of spine. Minor edgewear. Scuffing to boards. Text is clean of marks. Volume III: is in VG condition with stamps on textblock deleted with black marker. Scratches and scuffing to boards. ; Volume 1: The District of Chiu-Chên during the Han Dynasty: General Considerations and Plates (1947). Vol. 2: The District of Chiu-Chên during the Han Dynasty: Description and Comparative Study of the Finds (1951). Vol. 3: The Ancient Dwelling Site of Dông-So'n (Thanh-Hoá, Annam) : General Description and Plates (1957) (vol. 3 Published at St-Catherine Press at Bruges). ; 3 Volume Set; The expedition was conducted between the years 1934 and 1939 under the Auspices of the École Française D'Extrême-Orient, the Museums of Paris & the Harvard Yenching Institute. The main historical significance of Dr. Janse's archaeological documents is to be found in the fact that they not only introduce to us the Chinese conquerors of what was to become Vietnam, at the very moment when they were laying its foundations as a civilized nation, buy they also reflect on Chinese culture and conditions even at home and may help to give us a clearer idea of what the Chinese were, about the beginning of our era, and what their quest was, so far south of the Honanese cradle of their civilization. 
Price: 2550.00 USD
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31 Jayadeva, Son Of Bhojadeva; Barbara Stoler Miller LOVE SONG OF THE DARK LORD. GITAGOVINDA OF JAYADEVA
Columbia University Press 1977 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Light shelfwear. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). ; Isbn: 0231040288 ; UNESCO Collection of Representative Works. Indian Series; 225 pages 
Price: 42.00 USD
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32 Kalidasa; Barbara Stoler Miller & Edwin Gerow & David Gitomer THEATER OF MEMORY The Plays of Kalidasa
Columbia University Press 1984 023105839X / 9780231058391 Softcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Crack between pages 84-85. Else VG. Foxing to top of textblock. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). ; This volume offers comprehensive analyses and new translations of Kalidasa's three extant plays: "Sakuntala and the Ring of Recollection," "Urvasi Won by Valor," and "Malavika and Agnimitra." ; 387 pages 
Price: 7.00 USD
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33 Kalidasa; M. R. Kale (Ed. ) THE ABHIJNANASAKUNTALAM OF KALIDASA With the Commentary of Raghavabhatta Various Readings, Introduction, Literal Translation, Exhaustive Notes and Appendices, with Supplementary Notes
Motilal Banarsidass 1987 8120802829 / 9788120802827 Softcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Minor shelfwear. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). Chipping and small tears to DJ. DJ is price-clipped. ; 619 pages 
Price: 23.00 USD
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34 Kloppenborg, Ria SELECTED STUDIES ON RITUAL IN THE INDIAN RELIGIONS Essays to D.J. Hoens
Brill Academic Publishers 1983 9004071296 / 9789004071292 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Ex-library copy with usual stamps, call numbers and pocket. There is no other damage to the book. ; Looks at Vedic and Buddhist rituals. ; Numen Book Series XLV; 208 pages 
Price: 90.00 USD
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35 Lanman, Charles Rockwell SANSKRIT READER Text and Vocabulary and Notes
Harvard University Press 1997 0674789008 / 9780674789005 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Light spotting to boards. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). ; The Reader is designed to serve as an introduction to the subject for the students and to provide knowledge of Sanskrit to the teachers of high schools, academies and colleges. The work helps to correct some of the false notions which are prevalent respecting the relations of Sanskrit to other languages of the Indo-European family. It also keeps to save the literature from undue depreciation and from exaggerated praise. The author has made selections from various Sanskrit writings keeping two aims in mind-firstly to provide abundant material for thorough drill in the language of classical period; and secondly, to furnish a brief introduction to the works of the Vedic period, Mantra, Brahmana and Sutra best suited for beginners. Among the Vedic hymns (or Mantra material) are, first, some of the easiest: then some taken an account of their poetic or dramatic merit, or their ethical interest and finally some taken because of their historical importance. For the most part, a repetition of the hymns given by Delbruck and Bohtlingk in their chrestomathies have been avoided. The Brahmana pieces are chosen in such a way as to show the relation of this kind of literature to the hymns or Mantras. The selections from the Grihya-sutras are the two most interesting chapters of Indian private antiquities, the wedding and the burial service. Care has been taken that all the stanzas here citied by their first words should be given in full among the selections of the hymns. ; 1.21 x 9.22 x 6.18 Inches; 446 pages 
Price: 42.00 USD
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36 MacDonell, Arthur A. A SANSKRIT GRAMMAR FOR STUDENTS
Motilal Banarsidass 1988 8120805046 / 9788120805040 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). Staining to top of textblock. Minor chipping to DJ. DJ is price-clipped. ; 264 pages 
Price: 28.00 USD
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37 MacDonell, Arthur Anthony A HISTORY OF SANSKRIT LITERATURE
Haskell House Publishers 1968 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Light shelfwear. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). ; Ix, 472 pp. Unchanged Reprint of 1900 ed. ; 472 pages 
Price: 28.00 USD
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38 MacDonell, Arthur Anthony A PRACTICAL SANSKRIT DICTIONARY With Transliteration, Accentuations and Etymological Analysis Throughout
Oxford University Press 1969 0198643039 / 9780198643036 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Foxing and dustsoiling to textblock. Else minor shelfwear. DJ spine browned with minor chipping along edges. Small corner torn off. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 382 pages 
Price: 80.00 USD
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39 Macdonell, Arthur Anthony A VEDIC READER FOR STUDENTS Containing Thirty Hymns of the Rigveda in the Original Samhita and Pada Texts, with Transliteration, Translation, Explanatory Notes, Introduction, Vocabulary
Oxford University Press 1988 019560038X / 9780195600384 Softcover Very Good 
Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). A few pages untrimmed. ; 263 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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40 Majumdar, R. C. THE CLASSICAL ACCOUNTS OF INDIA
Firma KLM Private Ltd. 1981 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Minor shelfwear. Spine sunned. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). Publisher's circle stamp to ffep. ; Full title cont'd: "being a compilation of the English translations of the accounts left by Herodotus, Megasthenes, Arrian, Strabo, Quintus, Diodorus Siculus, Justin, Plutarch, Frontinus, Nearchus, Apollonius, Pliny, Ptolemy, Aelian and others, with maps, editorial notes, comments, analysis and introduction"; 504 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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41 Mancini, Marco NOTE IRANICHE
Dipartimento Di Studi Glottoantropologici Dell'università Di Roma "la Sapienza" 1987 Softcover Near Fine 
Light Discoloration to spine and section of wraps. Very minor shelfwear. ; A combination of two stories whose content focuses predominately on Iranian linguistics, particularly during prehistoric times when a mixture of Indo European, Semitic, and various other linguistic influences were present in Iran in Italian, Old Persian, Avestan, Latin. ; Biblioteca Di Ricerche Linguistiche E Filologiche, 20; 98 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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42 Meyer, Johann Jakob SEXUAL LIFE IN ANCIENT INDIA A study in the comparative history of Indian culture
Barnes & Noble 1953 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Edgewear to spine ends with small tears. Front board is creased with a line from top to bottom. ; Study gives a true and vivid account of the life of woman in ancient India, based upon the immense masses of material imbedded in the two great Epics, the Mahabharata and the Ramayana. Those works provide us with the most valuable sources of information about the relations of the sexes, and the concepts underlying those relations, in India fifteen hundred and more years ago. ; 591 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
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43 Misra, B. N. A MAHABHARATA DICTIONARY
Writers Workshop 1991 8171891764 / 9788171891764 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Minor shelfwear. Boards in plastic sleeve. ; 83 pages 
Price: 38.00 USD
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44 Monier, Sir Monier-Williams & (with The Collaboration Of E. Leumann & C. Cappeller) A SANSKRIT-ENGLISH DICTIONARY Etymologically and Philologically Arranged with Special Reference to Cognate Indo-European Languages. New Edition, Greatly Enlarged and Improved
Motilal Banarsidass 1986 8120800656 / 9788120800656 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). Very light sunning to spine. Tiny closed tear to cloth of front panel. ; 1333 pages; Oversized and overweight. Overseas shipping may be extra. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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45 Monro, W. D. STORIES OF INDIAN GODS & HEROES
George G. Harrap & Company 1911 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Evelyn Paul 
Minor shelfwear. Spine a bit browned. Elaborate gilt designed decorated boards. Light brown boards. Prize plate to Alice Rosamund Gibbs from 1912 to front pastedown presented from Wyggeston Grammar School for Girls. Top edges gilt. ; 253 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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46 Nathan, Leonard THE TRANSPORT OF LOVE The Meghaduta of Kalidasa. Translation and Introduction
University of California Press 1976 0520030311 / 9780520030312 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Light shelfwear. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). ; 116 pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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47 Otto, Rudolf DIE URGESTALT DER BHAGAVAD-GITA
J. C. B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck) 1934 Softcover Very Good+ 
Some Pages unopened. Minor shelfwear to wraps. ; Sammlung Gemeinverständlicher Vorträge Und Schriften Aus Dem Gebiet Der Theologie Und Religionsgeschichte, Heft 176; 45 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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48 Palladius; Wilhelm Berghoff (Hrsg. ) PALLADIUS: DE GENTIBUS INDIAE ET BRAGMANIBUS
Verlag Anton Hain 1967 Softcover Near Fine 
Scholars name on ffep (Kenneth Snipes) else fine. ; Text in Greek, notes and introduction in German. De gentibus Indiae et Bragmanibus by Palladius (V century) describes the voyage to India of a scholasticus from Egyptian Thebes, who ends up on the mythical island of Taprobane (Sri Lanka). This island presents analogies with other utopian islands of the Hellenistic tradition; for instance, the inhabitants live happy and extremely long lives. ; Beiträge Zur Klassischen Philologie Heft 24; 86 pages 
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49 Parker, Grant THE MAKING OF ROMAN INDIA
Cambridge University Press 2008 0521858348 / 9780521858342 Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Book is fine. Front DJ flap creased. 1 very tiny chip to DJ. ; Latin and especially Greek texts of the imperial period contain a wealth of references to 'India'. Professor Parker offers a survey of such texts, read against a wide range of other sources, both archaeological and documentary. He emphasises the social processes whereby the notion of India gained its exotic features, including the role of the Persian empire and of Alexander's expedition. Three kinds of social context receive special attention: the trade in luxury commodities; the political discourse of empire and its limits; and India's status as a place of special knowledge, embodied in 'naked philosophers'. Roman ideas about India ranged from the specific and concrete to the wildly fantastic and the book attempts to account for such variety. It ends by considering the afterlife of such ideas into late antiquity and beyond. ; Greek Culture in the Roman World; 374 pages 
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50 Pennell, T. L. AMONG THE WILD TRIBES OF THE AFGHAN FRONTIER A Record of Sixteen Years' Close Intercourse with the Natives of the Indian Marches
Seeley, Service & Company 1914 Fifth Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Light foxing to textblock and prelims. Light chipping to base of spine. Minor shelfwear. Former owner's name on ffep. ; 25 illustrations ( b/w photoplates and a map of the North-West Frontier Province) ; 324 pages 
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