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1 Artibus Asiae institute of Fine Arts New York University Special Number Dedicated to the memory of Alfred Salmony Vol. XXII, 1/2
Ascona, Switzerland Artibus Asiae Publishers 1959 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Yellow cloth, light wear at spine ends, bump to lower corners, 198 pp. Illustrated with numerous plates and figures. Numerous articles including those by Giuseppe Tucci, H. F. E. VIsser, J. Edward Kidder, JOhn F. Haskins, Gustave Ecke, and many more. Dust jacket has light creasing at spine ends, 1" tear upper front fore edge, volume number and date written in pen on front panel.; Folio 
Price: 54.04 USD
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2 Bulletin of Tibetology - 3 Volumes
Gangtok, Sikkim Namgyal institute of Tibetology 1964 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Printed Wraps. Vol. 1, No. 1; Vol. II, No. 1; and Vol. III, No. 3 - published in 1964, 1965, and 1966 respectively. Books have minor soiling and a couple tiny chips along foredge. 32, 40, 36 pp.; 8 Vo. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Dai-Butsu Great Buddha at kamakura, Japan
Japan First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Spiral Bound. Guidebook/photobook of the Great Buddha at Kamakura, Japan. Circa 1940s. Cloth hard covers with spriral binding. Original photo pastedown on front cover. LIght wear. Oblong 3" x 4.75". 4 pages of comments in English, 14 glossy photos with explanation on rear.; 64mo - up to 3" tall 
Price: 18.01 USD
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4 The Diamond Jubilee Commemoration Volume of Sri Swami Sivananda "Ananda Kutir" Rishikesh, (Himalayas)
Calcutta Sivananda Publication League 1947 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Looks to have been signed and inscribed by Sivananda, but someone has crossed it out in purple pen, you can still see most of his signature. Green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration light wear and rubbing at spine ends and corners, blindstamping, 262 pp.; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 40.00 USD
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5 Visions of the Christ and Other experiences of a Quaker-Mystic
London John M. Watkins 1920 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Maroon ribbed cloth with gilt lettering, minor wear, 128 pp.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Agrawala, V. S., P. beonio-brocchieri, p. corradini, L. Oanciotti, N. Norbu Orientalia Romana Essays and Lectures
Roma Istituto Italiano Per Il Medio Ed Estremo Oriente 1967 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ 
Stiff Wraps. Serie Orientale Roma XXXVI. Book has light edgewear, 347 pp. Illustrated with 8 plates. Includes "The Riddles of rsi Vasukra" by Agrawala; "Baigan-Seirimondo. Dialogue on human nature and natural order" by Beonio-Brocchieri; "Ricerche sull'origine e lo sviluppo dei sei dicasteri dell'impero cinese" by Corradini in Italian; Considerazioni sull'estetica letteraria nella cina antica..." by Lanciotti in Italian; Musical tradition of the Tibetan people, songs in dance measure in 5 parts" by Norbu.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 30.00 USD
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7 Alexander, Hartley B. The Religious spirit of the American indian as Shown in the development of His Religious Rites and Customs
Chicago Open Court Publishing Company 1910 First Separate Printing Softcover Very Good 
Printed Wraps. Book has light browning on spine and edges, a few small stains on front cover, illustrated with photos, 51 pp. Reprinted with additional illustrations from "The Open Court" jan. and Feb. 1910.; 8 Vo. 
Price: 36.03 USD
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8 Baer, rev. Emil , Translated By Kurt f. Leidecker The Secret of Recognition (pratyabhijnahrdayam) a Reviving Doctrine of Salvation of Medieval India.
India Adyar Library 1938 First English Edition Hardcover Very Good 
1/4 Cloth/Paper Covered Board. Light wear and soiling, 213 pp. Original sanskrit text of each sutra with English translation.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 40.00 USD
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9 Bhattacharyya, Tarapada Bodhgaya Temple
Calcutta K. L. Mukhopadhyay 1966 Second Revised Edition Softcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Stiff Wraps. Book has light edgewear, illustrated with figures, 43 pp. Dust jacket has small chips at spine ends and corners, 1/3" chip lower rear corner, small chips along upper edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 Brown, Percy Picturesque Nepal
London Adam & Charles Black 1912 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Brown cloth with decoration, spine a little faded and rubbed, light bump to one corner, light discoloration on 2" of front cover, illustrated with color frontispiece and tissue guard, other photos, a map, 205 pp.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Carus, Dr. Paul Chinese Philosophy an Exposition of the Main Characteristic Features of Chinese Thought
Chicago Open Court Publishing Company 1902 Second Edition Softcover Very Good 
Original wraps, light chipping at spine ends, other minor wear, 64 pp.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Chandra, Dr. Lokesh and Dr. Mrs. S. D. Singhal Prof. Raghuvira's Expedition to China - Part 1 Travel Diary and Photographs
New Delhi International Academy of Indian Culture 1969 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Green cloth with gilt lettering, light wear at spine ends and corners, bump to two corners, over 300 pp. Foreward in English. Text in Sanskrit, illustrated with numerous photos which have a Sanskrit caption and English translation.; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 45.00 USD
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13 Chandra, Dr. Lokesh, ed. The Samye Monastery
New Delhi International Academy of Indian Culture 1961 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Green cloth with gilt lettering, corners bumped, bumps to spine ends, light edgewear, about 5 pages of foreward in English, the rest is the Tibetan. Text edited by Chandra, almost 400 total pp. Satapitaka vol. 14.; Satapitaka Vol. 14; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 50.00 USD
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14 Chatterji, Shri Jagdish Chandra Kashmir Shaivaism
Srinagar Government of Jammu and Kashmir 1962 Reprint Hardcover Very Good 
Reprint of 1914 edition. Black cloth, spine slightly faded, light wear, 168 pp.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Chattopadhyaya, Alaka Atisa and Tibet; Life and works of Dipamkara Srijnana in Relation to the History and Religion of tibet, with Tibetan Sources
Calcutta Indian Studies Past & Present 1967 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Orange cloth, tiny ding to upper spine end, browning on endpapers, 593 pp. Dust jacket has a 1" tear upper rear panel, thin 1" chip lower rear fore edge, scattered foxing.; 8 Vo. 
Price: 14.41 USD
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16 Colburn, Frona Eunice Wait Yermah the Dorado the Story of a Lost Race
New York Alice Harriman Co. 1913 Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED and inscribed by the author on front free endpaper. Owner name and address in San Francisco with date it was autographed on front paste down endpaper. Also included is a hand drawn map in pencil showing TLAMCO , the east temple, telegraph hill, the bay and ocean and many other features. It seems to be perhaps a copy of the map published with the original edition in 1897. Early science fiction about an occult group of lost peoples set in an ancient colony of Atlantis near Cloth. San Francisco. Green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration, light edgewear, light foxing on endpapers, 433 pp. Dust jacket ahs chipping along front fore edge, two corners chipped, spine ends have small chips, small chipping along rear top and bottom, rubbing on spine, edge between front cover and spine is separated for 2/3 of the way, but in mylar so looks okay.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author 
Price: 40.00 USD
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17 Coomaraswamy, Ananda K. Yaksas
New Delhi Munshiram Manoharlal 1971 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Red cloth, 73 plates, 84 text pages. Dust jacket has light chipping and wear at spine ends.; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 40.00 USD
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18 Das, Sarat Chandra Indian Pandits in the Land of Snow
Calcutta Firma K. L. Mukhopadhyay 1965 Reprint Stiff Wraps Very Good 
Stiff Wraps. Reprint of 1893 edition. Light wear, around 150 pp.; 8vo 
Price: 15.00 USD
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19 Dass, Ishwar Paintings of Ishwar Dass
Bombay E. W. Dixon 1949 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket 
Dass was one of India's greatest artists. Black flexible cloth, light edgewear, chipping at lower spine end, illustrated with 12 color tipped in plates with tissue overlays, 12 text pages. Dust jacket has a 1" tear upper spine end, chipping lower spine end, a couple other small chips and tear, light soiling. It is taped down at the front and rear pastedowns. ; 4to 
Price: 60.00 USD
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20 Duncan, Marion H. Customs and Superstitions of the Tibetans
London Mitre Press 1964 0705190277 / 9780705190275 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED by Duncan on title page. Blue cloth, light wear and rubbing at spine ends, tiny bump to one corner, 265 pp. Dust jacket has crease on front cover, minor soiling, small chips and creasing at spine ends, 1.5" tear upper rear panel, two 1" tears lower spine, a few other small tears, 1/3" chip near lower spine end, previous owner has applied clear tape to inside of jacket behind tears which through the years has turned the outer cover yellowed where tape is behind jacket.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
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