Category: Khiva


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Stray Thought Fragments

By: Amrit Inamdar

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New York, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan: 1986

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12057

8v0 (6" x 9") , 85pp. G+/vg. Ilustrated d/jkt, unclipped; somewhat worn, esp at upper and lower edges. Orange boards; light wear. But a little marked. Author's inscription on fep. One of 1251 un-numbered copies. ; Signed by Author View more info

Candle and Crib

By: Purdon, K. F.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Dublin, The Talbot Press: 1920

Seller ID: 12081

8vo (4 1/2" x 7 1/2") , 41pp. Vg. Grey boards; light wear; lightly marked; colour plate mounted; blk titling sharp; lower pp edges have been roughly cut. Four colour plates, incl frontispiece - plate between pp 40-1 is loose: no other pp loose. Illustrated by Beatrice Elvery. View more info

Man in Nature and Art

By: Spenser, Peter

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Ranken And Co: 1873

Seller ID: 12073

12mo (4" x 6 1/2") , 78pp. Vg. Green boards; light wear; corners a little bumped; gilt decoration + titling on front quite bright, and on spine a trifle dull, but legible; light wear to head and tail of spine. Gilt foredges, bright; . Numbered sticker on front pastedown; text has some small ink crosses on a number of pages. Curious poetry, with a slight flavour of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. View more info

History and Origin of Playing Cards

By: Zovello

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New York, Zovello-Richard: 1935

Seller ID: 12071

8vo (6" x 9") , 18pp. G+. Stapled booklet - stapling clean; spine repaired with clear tape, but stapling on rest of pp intact. Plain off-white wrappers, a little worn. Interesting survey, beginning in ancient Egyptian times. View more info