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The Heetopades of Veeshnoo-Sarma,
in a series of connected Fables, interspersed with Moral, Prudential, and Political Maxims; Translated from an Ancient Manuscript in the Sanskreet Language, with explanatory notes by ... Bath printed by R. Cruttwell, and sold by C. Nourse and J. Marshall 1787
First edition pp.xx, 334. A very good copy bound in later (not recent) half calf, marbled boards.
Collected and edited by Dr. Reinhold Ross. I: Essays and Lectures chiefly on the Religion of the Hindus. Vol.I, Sketch on the Religious Sects of the Hindus. A New Edition, superintended by Reinhold Rost. II: Essays and Lectures chiefly on the Religion of the Hindus. Vol.II, Miscellaneous Essays and Lectures. (1862). III: Essays Analytical, Critical and Philological on subjects connected with Sanskrit Literature. Vol.I. (1864). IV: Essays Analytical, Critical and Philological on subjects connected with Sanskrit Literature. Vol.II. (1864). V: Essays Analytical, Critical and Philological on subjects connected with Sanskrit Literature. Vol.III. (1865). VI: The Vishnu Purana: A System of Hindu Mythology and Tradition. Edited by Fitzedward Hall. (1864). VII: The Vishnu Purana. Vol.II. (1865). VIII: The Vishnu Purana. Vol.III. (1866). IX: The Vishnu Purana. Vol.IV. (1868). X, 1: The Vishnu Purana. Vol.V. (1870). X, 2: The Vishnu Purana. Vol.V., Part II. Index. (1877). XI: Select Specimens of the Theatre of the Hindus. Translated from the original Sanskrit. Third edition. (1871). XII: Select Specimens of the Theatre of the Hindus. Vol.II. (1871). London Trubner & Co. 1861-77
First collected edition Twelve volumes in thirteen, pp.xii, 398; 416; xiii, 392; vi, 400; 390; cxl, 198; 343; 343; 347; 392; 268; lxxi, 384; iv, 415. A very good set in original cloth. Title pages are lightly foxed, and there are some minor worm holes to extremities of first two or three pages of volumes 1 to 3 only.
The Parsi Religion:
as contained in the Zand-Avasta, and propounded and defended by the Zoroastrians of India and Persia, unfolded, refuted, and contrasted with Christianity. Bombay American Mission Press 1843
First edition, pp.610, folding lithographed plate. A very good copy in original blind-stamped cloth, spine faded. Small tear to margin of folding plate, not affecting image.
Old Fort William in Bengal.
A Selection of Official Documents dealing with its History. London John Murray, for the Government of India 1906
First edition Two volumes, pp.xl, 256, vii, 330, 33 plates and plans, some folding. Indian Records Series, published for the Government of India. A very good set in the original decorated cloth.
Travels and Adventures of the Rev. Joseph Wolff, D.D., LL.D.
Vicar of Ile Brewers, near Taunton, and late Missionary to the Jews and Muhammadans in Persia, Bokhara, Cashmere, etc. London: Saunders, Otley & Co. 1860-61
First edition Two volumes, 8vo, pp. viii, 535, frontis portrait; xv, 463, [i (apology)]. A very good set bound in contemporary half calf and marbled boards, spines in compartment with maroon lettering piece,a little rubbed
Astronomical Observations made at the Honorable the East India Company's Observatory at Madras.
For the Years 1848-1852. [with] A subsidiary catalogue of 1440 stars selected from the British association catalogue ... from observations made at Madras in the years 1849-53. Madras Printed by J.Tulloch, at the American Mission Press 1854
First edition Folio, pp.[vi], ciii, 107, 21, 2 plates. A very good copy bound in recent half calf, cloth boards.
Genealogie der Malabarishen Gotter. Genealogy of the Malabar Gods
from Native Writings and Letters. Now first Published in the Original Text with Notes and Explanations by Rev. W. Germann. Madras printed for the editor at the Christian Knowledge Society's Press 1867
pp.xii, 288. A very good copy bound in contemporary or slightly later half cloth, marbled boards.