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1 SCIENCE, May 1, 1885. Volume V. No. 117
Cambridge The Science Company 1885 Wraps Good Science Size: Approx. 7 1/4" x 10 1/4" Foldout Map, Engravings, Drawings 
Articles include: " The Russian base of operations against India" by Gardiner G. Hubbard with full page map and laid in foldout map, 25"x25", of "Central Asia on the basis of the Surveys made by British and Russian Officers up to 1881"; "Roads from India to Central Asia"; and "The Races of Central Asia" by Edward Channing (in1926 won the Pulitzer Prize for History); " Hauling a Steamer Through Africa" with an illustration of the "boiler section"; under Meteorological Notes, an illustration of rain clouds seen in Meurthe-et-Moselle; Paper covers lightly soiled with chipping around edges. ex-mus. stamp on front cover. Top right corner of front cover missing, 1"x3/4"-uneven tear-chewed? tiny tips of right corner through publication chewed? very minor -not near any text. Mildly torn at spine. Covers still intact. Overall covers are Good. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. Map is VG. 2 small tears at fold creases and one small tear outside border of map.ex. mus. stamp on back side of map. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 Fischer, Louis THE LIFE OF MAHATMA GANDHI, Volumes I and II
Stuttgart, Germany Bernard Tauchnitz 1953 Tauchnitz Edition Paper Back Good to Good+ MAHATMA GANDHI Size: Approx. 4 1/4"x 7" 
Tauchnitz Edition. Collection of British and American Authors. 2 volumes. Contents: The End and the Beginning: Gandhi in India; and The Birth of Two Nations. 515 pp. includinhg Index and Bibliography. Paperback. Mildly soiled covers, overall Good to Good+. Slight foxing to endpapers but not on text. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Lanman, Charles Rockwell Sanskirt Reader Text and Vocabulary
Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press 1952 Thirteenth Printing Cloth Good to Good+ Language Size: Approx. 6 3/4" x 10 1/4" 
"The results of comparative philology are now so generally incorporated into our modern classical grammars, lexicons, and text-books, that even a slight knowledge of Sanskrit...is of great service to the classical teacher in making his instruction interesting and effective. As independent disciplines, Sanskrit and comparative philology, and the literatures and religions of India, are constantly gaining in importance, so that, for example, Sanskrit is now taught at all but one of the twenty universities of the German Empire." Sections: From the Maha-bharata; From the Hitopadeca; From the Katha-sarit-sagara; From the Manava-dharmacastra; From the Rigveda; From the Maitrayani; Other Brahmana-pieces; and From the Grihya-sutras. 405 pp. Blue cloth mildly rubbed/scuffed. Gilt lettering on spine. Spine darkened. Spine ends and covers' corners rubbed. Overall covers are Good to Good+. Guerard Piffard's name written on front endpaper. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. Charles Rockwell Lanman (July 8, 1850-February 20, 1941) was an American scholar of the Sanskrit language. He was professor of Sanskrit at Johns Hopkins University from 1876 to 1880 and subsequently at Harvard University. In 1889 he travelled in India and bought for Harvard University Sanskrit and Prakrit books and manuscripts, which, with those subsequently bequeathed to the university by Fitzedward Hall, make the most valuable collection of its kind in America". 
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4 Sen, Gertrude Emerson THE PAGEANT OF INDIA'S HISTORY: VOLUME I
New York Longmans, Green and Co. 1948 First Edition Cloth Good No Jacket India Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 8 1/4" Edith Emerson 
Volume One. Illustrations by Edith Emerson. Stated First Edition. 431 pages with index. Missing DJ. Red cloth covers with gilt leaf design on front and text on spine. Cover corners bumped and lightly rubbed, edges lightly rubbed, spine is faded from sun exposure, spine ends bent from shelf wear. Foxing to top page edge. Map of India on endpapers. Some light foxing to interior page edges, otherwise tight and clean. Book in Good condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 Senate REPORT OF A DEPARTMENTAL COMMITTEE ON THE PREVALENCE OF VENEREAL DISEASE AMONG THE BRITISH TROOPS IN INDIA
London HMSO 1896 Wraps Good+ Government Document Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" Fold Out Chart 
Venereal Disease Among the British Troops in India. Infection rates had risen from 19% to 52% p.a. over a 20 year period. Ordered, that two medical reports to the English war office concerning the sickness of soldiers in the English army in the tropical regions to be printed. Presented to Parliament by command of Her Majesty. India Office, November 9, 1896. 55th Congress, 3d Session, Senate, Document No. 85. 33 pp. Fold out chart. Paper wrappers. Wraps corners are bent/creased, string-tied, some dirt smudges. First two interior pages are chipped and browning along edges. Otherwise document is tight and clean. Document in Good+ condition. 
Price: 42.50 USD
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