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Murder of Aziz Khan. First Edition in dustjacket

By: GHOSE, Zulfikar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Macmillan, London, 1967,:

Seller ID: 70374


GHOSE, Zulfikar. The Murder of Aziz Khan. London : Macmillan, (1967). FirstUK Printing. Pp. [1]-315,(1). 8vo, green cloth with metallic lettering to spine. The second novel by the Pakistani author about a brutal conflict arising between two brothers involved in a land dispute. Slightly cocked, elsevery good in rubbed, nicked, spotted dustjacket. 15.00 View more info

Muslim India in British Journals. Three volumes in one.

By: AZIZ, K.K. ALI, Syed Ameer. BELL, Gertrude.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Niaz Ahmad, Sang-e-Meel Publications, Lahore, 2011, ISBN:9789693524055: 2011

Seller ID: 113680

ISBN: 9693524055


AZIZ, K.K. Muslim India in British Journals. Lahore : (Niaz Ahmad), Sang-e-Meel Publications, (2011). THREE VOLUMES IN ONE. Pp. (6),[vii]-xv,(1),[1]-1548,(2). Thick 8vo, brown decorated glossy paper-covered boards with white lettering to front and spine. Contents: Part I: 1858-1905: 1. John Bright "Speechin the House of Commons" [Hansard, June 1858]; 2. Sayyid Ameer Ali: "Some Indian Suggestions for India" [The Nineteenth Century, June 1880]; 3. Sayyid Ameer Ali: "A Cry from the Indian Mohammedans" [The Nineteenth Century, August 1882]; 4. Sayyid Ameer Al... View more info

Muslims of British India.

By: HARDY, Peter

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1972, ISBN:0521084881:

Seller ID: 91872


HARDY, P. The Muslims of British India. Cambridge : At the University Press, 1972. Printed in Pakistan. Pp [i]-ix,(1),1-306,(4). Index. 8vo, green cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. Contents : 1. Introduction: the medieval legacy. 2. The effects of British rule on Muslims before 1857. 3.. 1857 and its aftermath. 4. Muslims come to terms with British India as Muslims. 5. Muslims move towards political community 1871-1901. 6. Muslims acquire a constitutional identity and enter all-India politics. 7. Religionenters politics 1910-24. 8. The period of frustration 1924-35. 9.The two p ... View more info

My Life as a Soldier.

By: McKENZIE, Thomas, Captain

Price: $160.00

Publisher: J. & A. McMillan, St. John, N.B., 1898,:

Seller ID: 94127


McKENZIE, Thomas, Captain. My Life as a Soldier. St. John, N.B.: J. & A. McMillan, 1898. Pp (2),[i]-x,(2),[1]-202,(4), frontis portrait. 8vo, blue cloth, blind-stamped borders, gilt to spine. Contents : 1. First Years of Service. 2. Life in India. 3. The War with Persia. 4. The Indian Mutiny, 1857-1858. 5. To Lucknow. 6. The Relief of Lucknow. 7. At Alam-Bagh. 8. The Relief of Lucknow. 9. Return to Cawnpore. 10. At Kurrachee [port city in present-day Pakistan]. 11. In Dover. 12. Some Testimonials. 13. Arrival in Canada.14. The Fenian Scare of 1866. 15. Along the Border. 16. Discharge from Her ... View more info

Nanga Parbat : Dodens fjell. in dustjacket

By: HERRLICKOFFER, Karl

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Stabenfeldt Forlag, Stavanger, 1954,:

Seller ID: 110618


HERRLICKOFFER, Karl. Nanga Parbat : Dodens fjell. 8 fargeillustrasioner oc 24 sider fotografier. Oversatt av A. W. Gammelgaard. Stavanger : Stabenfeldt Forlagm (1954). Pp (8),[9]-183,(1),+ 8 colour plates and 24 pp black-and-white photographs. 8vo, blue cloth spine, grey cloth bgoards, gilt lettering on red panels to spine, top edge dyed red. Contents : Forberedelsen; Historisk oversikt; Fra Miinchen til Gilgit; Akklimatisering og forste angrep; Den dramatiske vending ; Hermann Buhl bryter opp; Ned til Basisleiren; Om vare forberedelser og erfaringer; Om kjedelighetene efterpa; Mennesket i sto... View more info

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Nanga Parbat. Incorporating the Official Report of the Expedition of 1953. Translated and additional material supplied byy Eleanor Brockett and Anton Ehrenzweig. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HERRLIGKOFFER, Karl M. BROCKETT, Eleanor EHRENZWEIG, Anton

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Elek Books, London, 1954,:

Seller ID: 26241


HERRLIGKOFFER, Karl M. Nanga Parbat. Incorporating the Official Report of the Expedition of 1953. Translated and additional material supplied byy Eleanor Brockett and Anton Ehrenzweig. Foreword by Brig. Sir John Hunt. London : Elek Books, 1954. Pp (10),11-254,(2) + colour frontispiece +.8 colour plates, and many monochrome plates and drawings. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Neate H73. "The mighty peaks of the Himilaya offer a unique challenge to the mountaineer, and expeditions of many nationalities have set out to conquer them, But just as Everest has long been regarded as the ... View more info

No Easy Answers : The Development of the Navies of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka 1945-1996. Papers in Australian Maritime Affairs, No.2. First Edition in dustjacket

By: GOLDRICK, James

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lancer Publishers / Spantech & Lancer , New Delhi / London / Hartford, Wisc., 1997, ISBN:1897829027:

Seller ID: 101324


GOLDRICK, James. No Easy Answers : The Development of the Navies of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka 1945-1996. New Delhi / London / Hartford, Wisc. :Lancer Publishers / Spantech & Lancer, (1997). First Edition. Pp (3),[iv]-xiii,(1),[1]-225,(1) + photo-leaves. 8vo, photo illustrated paper-covered boards. Papers in Australian Maritime Affairs, No.2. "This book has been published with the support of the Royal Australian Navy Maritmes Studies Program". "No Easy Answers brings together for the first time in a single volume the history of the development of the modern navies of... View more info

North-West Frontier (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) : Essays on History. First Editionin dustjacket

By: SULTAN-I-ROME

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Karachi, Pakistan, 2013, ISBN:9780199063437:

Seller ID: 113154


SULTAN-I-ROME. The North-West Frontier (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) : Essays on History. (Karachi, Pakistan) : Oxford University Press, (2013). First Edition.Pp(8),[ix]-xi,(1),[1]-477,(1). Index. 8vo, hardcover with red spine and br own boards, gilt lettering to spine. Very good in dustjacket. 45.00 "The book covers a variety of topics about the Frontier (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) and its people. It outlines the geography of the province. The three major theories about the origin of the Pukhtuns are recounted and the Pukhtun code of life, Pukhtu, is described. The author discusses the area’s occupatio... View more info

North-West Frontier : People and Events 1839-1947. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SWINSON, Arthur

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hutchinson of London, London, 1967,:

Seller ID: 113874


SWINSON, Arthur. North-West Frontier : People and Events 1839-1947. (London) : Hutchinson of London, (1967). First Edition. Pp (4),5-354,(2),+ colour frontispiece (with tissue guard) and 20 pp plates. Index.8vo, brown cloth, silver lettering to spine. Contents : Author's Foreword. 1. Introductory: The Place and the People. 2. Lord Auckland has a Plan. 3. Retreat from Glory. 4. One Flag: One Frontier. 5. The Years of Masterly Inactivity. 6. The Poet in Sim | a. 7. England Fiinds a Hero. 8. The Clash at Panjdeh. 9. Afventure Chitral. 10. The Patlan Revolt. 11. The End of the Game. 12. Invasion f... View more info

Northward 1903-04. An article on the first Canadian Government Expedition to Hudson Bay aboard the Neptune in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 62, No. 1, January, 1961

By: BORDEN, K. Ethel. Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 62, No. 1 CHARLES, J.L. WILEY, S.C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Royal Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1961,:

Seller ID: 88628


BORDEN, K. Ethel. "Northward 1903-04." An article on the first Canadian Government Expedition to Hudson Bay aboard the Neptune in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. LXII, No. 1, January, 1961, pp 32-39. Ottawa : Royal Canadian Geographical Society, 1961. Pp (2),[1]-39,iii-vii,(2) including covers. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated purple-trimmed stapled wrappers. Also includes J.L. Charles's “Railways March Northward” (pp 2-21);S.C. Wiley's “Kashmir” (pp 22-31). Cover photo of helicopter next to surve y monument on Tamzilla Butte, near Dease Lake, British Colu... View more info

Ontario Advisory Committee on Confederation : Background Papers and Reports. in dustjacket

By: BRADY, Alexander, et al FORSEY, Eugene McWHINNEY, Edward Confederation Challenge, vol. 1

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Queen's Printer of Ontario, Toronto, 1967,:

Seller ID: 115627


BRADY, Alexander, et al. Ontario Advisory Committee on Confederation : Background Papers and Reports. [Toronto] : The Queen's Printer of Ontario, 1967. Pp (14),[1]-435,(1). Map. 8vo, red cloth, gilt letteing to spine, gilt Coat of Arms to front board. The Confederation Challenge, Vol. 1. Contents : Preface - the Prime Minister of Ontario. The Terms of Reference of the Ontario Advisory Committee on Confederation. The Members of the Ontario Advisory Committee on Confederation. Chairman's Introduction. The Modern Federation - Some Trends and Problems (by Alexander Brady). The Nature and Problems ... View more info

Operation Raleigh : Adventure Challenge. 1st US card covers

By: BLASHFORD-SNELL, John and Ann TWEEDY TWEEDY, Ann

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harper, 1990,:

Seller ID: 18157


BLASHFORD-SNELL, John and Ann TWEEDY. Operation Raleigh : Adventure Challenge. (N.Y.) : Harper Paperbacks, (November 1990). First US Printing. Pp 196.Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. "In this sequel..., [the authors] narrate t he second stage of this astonishing enterprise, which took over 1000 Venturers as far afield as southern Chile, the enchanted islands of the Pacific, Australia, Tasmania, New Zealand and the vertiginous massifs of the Hunza Valley in Pakistan." - from the back cover. Vg. 12.00 View more info

Pakistan : Dimensions of Insecurity

By: ISPAHANI, Mahnaz Adelphi Papers 246

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brassey's for the International Institute of Strategic Studies, London, 1990, ISBN:0080407153:

Seller ID: 78506


ISPAHANI, Mahnaz. Pakistan : Dimensions of Insecurity . London: Brassey's, for the International Institute of Strategic Studies, 1990. Pp. [1]-73, with map. 8vo, stapled printed white card covers. Adelphi Papers, number 246. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Pakistan : The Formative Phase 1857-1948. Second Edition in dustjacket

By: SAYEED, Khalid B.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, London, New York, Karachi, 1968,:

Seller ID: 97815


SAYEED, Khalid B.. Pakistan : The Formative Phase 1857-1948. London, New York, Karachi: Oxford University Press, 1968. Second Edition. Pp (4),v-ix,(3),3-341,(1). 8vo, mustard cloth. Foreword by George Cunningham. Contents Part I. Origins of Pakistan 1. Conflicting Views about the Origin of Pakistan;2. Anglo Muslim Conciliation and the Beginnings of Hindu Muslim Tension in India 1857-1914; 3. Attempts at Hindu Muslim Unity 1916-40; 4. The Emergen ce of Pakistan - I. 5. The Emergence of Pakistan - II; 6. The Muslim League: Its Role and Organization . Part II. Continuation of the Viceregal System... View more info

People of the Indus Valley: Pakistani-Canadians. pbk.

By: AWAN, Sadiq Noor Alam

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sadiq N. Awan, Ottawa, 1989,:

Seller ID: 77241


AWAN, Sadiq Noor Alam. People of the Indus Valley: Pakistani-Canadians. (Ottawa): Sadiq A. Alam, 1989. Pp. [ii]-xiii,(2),1-211,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated red card covers with white spine. Chapters: 1. A Brief Historical Perspective: The Ethnocultural Background of Pakistani-Canadians: Pakistan History, ethnology religion, culture, and education; 2. The Salient Features of Pakistani Immigration to Canada; 3. Pakistani Canadian Children in Canadian Schools and Multicultural Education; 4. Pakistani Canadian Students in Canadian Universities; 5. Canada Pakistani Associations: What are they... View more info

Poems of Alamgir Hashmi.

By: HASHMI, Alamgir.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: National Book Foundation, Islamabad , 1992, ISBN:9693701437:

Seller ID: 97169


HASHMI, Alamgir. The Poems of Alamgir Hashmi. Islamabad : National Book Foundation, (1992). First Printing. Pp (2),[i]-xiii,(1),1-328. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Alamgir Hashmi (born 1951) is a major English poet of Pakistani origin. Waterstaining to top and bottom of fore-edges, else good in dustjacket. Signed with inscription by the author. Also, Typed Letter Signed from the author. 30.00 View more info

Politics in Pakistan : The Nature and Direction of Change

By: SAYEED, Khalid B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Praeger Special Studies / Praeger Scientific, New York, 1980, ISBN:0030418119:

Seller ID: 114399


SAYEED, Khalid B.. Politics in Pakistan : The Nature and Direction of Change. New York : Praeger Special Studies / Praeger Scientific, (1980). Pp (5),vi-ix,(3),1-194,(2). Map. 8vo, white card covers, lettered in blac. "Professor Khalid B. Sayeed, in a radical departure from his earlier works, reinterprets the phenomenon of Pakistan in the light of the colonial experience. The British, he feels, decisively shaped the dynamic of political forces aswell as the socio-economic configuration at the time of the establishment of Pakistan and during its early years. The Ayub regime is seen as an at... View more info

Politics of the Indian Ocean Region : The Balances of Power. First Edition

By: VALI, Ferenc A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Free Press , New York / London , 1976, ISBN:0029330807:

Seller ID: 105957


VALI, Ferenc A. Politics of the Indian Ocean Region : The Balances of Power. New York : The Free Press / London : Collier Macmillan Publishers Limited, (1976). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-xv,(1),1-272. Maps in text. 8vo, blue cloth, light blue lettering to front & spine. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 3872; Gotthold, Indian Ocean: World Bibliographical Series 375. Ferenc A. Váli (b. May 25, 1905, Budapest - d. November 19,1984 in the US) a Hungarian specialist in International Law. Chapters : 1. Historical Survey [Introduction - Culture and Power before the Portuguese ... View more info

Portraits : Denmark and Its Linguistic Minorities Seen in an International Perspective with Special Emphasis on Grade School Education of Bilingual Children. Copenhagen Studies in Bilingualism 28. First Edition.

By: GIMBEL, J., T. HETMAR, A. HOLMEN, and J.N. JORGENSON (eds.). TAYLOR, Shelley HUSAIN, Mishal

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Royal Danish School of Educational Studies, Copenhagen, 1997, ISBN:8788295559:

Seller ID: 98647


GIMBEL, J., T. HETMAR, A. HOLMEN, and J.N. JORGENSON (eds.). Portraits : Denmark and Its Linguistic Minorities Seen in an International Perspective with Special Emphasis on Grade School Education of Bilingual Children. Copenhagen Studies in Bilingualism 28. Copenhagen : Royal Danish School of Educational Studies, 1997. Pp [1]-120. 8vo, decorated yellow card covers. Contents : "Pakistanis in Denmark: Portrait of a Community" (by Mishal Husain); "'If seven year-old children could...': Danish Submersion Viewed from the Outside " (by Shelley Taylor); "Policy and Practice: An an... View more info

Price of Looking Back : Poems of Kishwar Naheed. First Edition in dustjacket

By: NAHEED, Kishwar. BAKHT, Baidar (ed.). COHEN, Derek M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Book Traders, Lahore, 1987,:

Seller ID: 112761


NAHEED, Kishwar. The Price of Looking Back : Poems of Kishwar Naheed. Edited by Baidar Bakht. Translated from Urdu by Baidar Bakht and Derek M. Cohen.Lahore : Book Traders, (1987). First Edition. Pp (4),5-112. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to front board and spine. Kishwar Naheed (born 1940) is a feminist Urdu poet from Pakistan. A collection of 45 poems by Kushwar Naheed, followed by a one-page "An Introduction to Kishwar Naheed" by Naomi Shihab Nye. Parallel texts in English and Urdu. "In the late 1950s, the Pakistani city of Lahore had intercollegiat... View more info