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Principles of Muhammadan Jurisprudence According to the Hanafi, Maliki, Shafi'i and Hanbali Schools

By: RAHIM, Abdur.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: All Pakistan Legal Decisions, Lahore, 1963,:

Seller ID: 100015


RAHIM, Abdur. The Principles of Muhammadan Jurisprudence According to the Hanafi, Maliki, Shafi'i and Hanbali Schools. Lahore : All Pakistan Legal Decisions, 1963. Pp (18),[1]-443,(1). Index. 8vo, blue cloth spine, white paper covered boards, black lettering to spine. Contents : I. History of the growth of the Muhammadan Legal System. II. Sciences of Law, Law and Classification of Laws. III. Sources of law. Pt. 1 – The Qur'an and the Traditions. Pt. 2 – Ijma' and Customs. Pt. 3 – Juristic Deduction. IV. Acts, Rights andObligations. V. Legal Capacity. VI. Ownership. VII. Acquisition of Ow... View more info

Proceedings U.S. Naval Institute. Vol. 115/7/1037, July 1989.

By: United States Naval Institute HEMOND, Harold C. VOSS, Philip D. APPLETON, Daniel S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, U.S. Naval Institute, 1989,:

Seller ID: 90118


(United States Naval Institute). Proceedings U.S. Naval Institute. Vol. 115/7/1037, July 1989. Annapolis, MD : U.S. Naval Institute, 1989. Pp [1]-128.Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated wrappers. Contents : Capt. Th omas B. Grassey's “Selling Sea Power”; Capt. Daniel S. Appleton's “America's Next Naval Battle”; Harold C. Hemond's “The Flip Side of Rickover”; “Pictorial” 'Real' Marines”; Cmdr. Philip D. Voss's “Is the Senior CAG a Good Idea?”; Lt. Mark Montgomery's “The U.S.-Pakistani Connection”; and regular departments. Very good. 10.00 View more info

Reconstruction of Legal Thought in Islam : A Comparative Study of the Islamic and the Western Systems of Law in the latter's Terminology with particular reference to the Islamic Laws suspended by the British Rule in the Sub-Continent.

By: HASSAN, Syed Riazul.

Price: $155.00

Publisher: Law Publishing Company, Lahore, 1974,:

Seller ID: 100008


HASSAN, Syed Riazul. The Reconstruction of Legal Thought in Islam : A Comparative Study of the Islamic and the Western Systems of Law in the latter's Terminology with particular reference to the Islamic Laws suspended by the British Rule in the Sub-Continent. Lahore : Law Publishing Company, n.d. [1974]. Pp (4),[i]-ii,[i]-v,(3),[1]-220. 8vo, blue cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. “With the advent of British Rule, Shariat, which wasthe rule for decision in all cases was restricted to the Personal Law and could be applied only where the parties are Muslims. The Constitution of t... View more info

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Roads and Rivals : The Politics of Access in the Borderlands of Asia. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ISPAHANI, Mahnaz Z.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: I. B.Tauris & Co Ltd, Publishers , London, 1989, ISBN:1850431450: 1989

Seller ID: 113239

ISBN: 1850431450


ISPAHANI, Mahnaz Z. Roads and Rivals : The Politics of Access in the Borderlands of Asia. London : I. B.Tauris & Co Ltd, Publishers , (1989). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xvi,1-286,(2). Maps. Index. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to black panel to spine. "What has happened to the "great game" in the twentieth century? Communications — or the absence of them — have played a critical part in Central Asia's politics and development. This book looks at how land routes in some of the most inaccessible parts of Central Asia have influenced both regional and internal politics, state s... View more info

Royal Canadian Mounted Police Quarterly, Vol.29, No.2, October 1963

By: RCMP Quarterly KERR, F. M. AHMED, Salahuddin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Ottawa, 1963,:

Seller ID: 106623


RCMP Quarterly. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police Quarterly, Volume 29, No.2, October 1963. (Ottawa : Royal Canadian Mounted Police, 1963). Pp (4),85-160. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated stapled wrappers. Contents: Sgt. F. M. Kerr's "Gas Chromatography" (pp 85-94); Salahuddin Ahmed's "East Pakistan's Juvenile Delinquency Pproblem" (i.e. Bangladesh, pp 95-98); "Honor Roll" (pp 101-107); Sgt. A. MacEwan's "Young Paraplegic" (pp 108-109); William H. Thompson, Jr.'s "Building Better Police Relations" (pp 110-112); "I'mMad Too" (pp 113-114); "... View more info

Shahab in English : Selected Love-Lyrics From Sehr-i-Halal, With a Monograph on The Ghazal. First International Edition

By: RAHMATULLAH, Shahabuddin

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ferozsons Printers (Pvt.) Ltd., Karachi, Pakaistan, 1988,:

Seller ID: 104508


RAHMATULLAH, Shahabuddin. Shahab in English : Selected Love-Lyrics From Sehr-i-Halal, With a Monograph on The Ghazal. Self-rendered & illustrated by The Author. First International Edition. (Karachi, Pakistan : Printed for the author by Ferozsons Printers (Pvt.) Ltd.), 1988. Pp 11-165,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, black card covers, lettered in white. Translated from Urdu. In theAutograph Letter Signed from the author to the U.S. Educational Foundation in Islamabad, he requests aid in publicizing the book in the United States . Edgeworn, else very good. With an Autograph Letter Signed from the author... View more info

Sigmar Polke : Fotografien. Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, 11. Februar bis 25. Marz 1990. First Edition, Hardcover.

By: POLKE, Sigmar. POETTER, Jochen. CURIGER, Bice.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Edition Cantz, Stuttgart, 1990, ISBN:3893221859:

Seller ID: 113395


POLKE, Sigmar. Sigmar Polke : Fotografien. Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, 11. Februar bis 25. März 1990. (Stuttgart) : Edition Cantz, 1990. Pp. (4),5-319,(1). Illustrated in colour. Double column. Text in German and English. 4to, white cloth with red lettering to front and spine. Herausgegeben (unt mit vorwort) von Jochen Poetter. With an essay by Bice Curiger. SigmarPolke, b. February 13, 1941, Olesnica; d. June 10, 2010, Köln. Contents: 1 968/90 ; Paris 1971 ; New York, Sao Paulo, Hambur, 1973/75 ; Afghanistan, Pakistan, Pilze und Schneckenfraß, 1974 ; Goya, Die Alten 1982 (The Old W... View more info

Sir Charles Napier and Sind. First Edition.

By: NAPIER, Charles, Sir). LAMBRICK, H.T.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press; Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1952,:

Seller ID: 113666


(NAPIER, Charles, Sir). LAMBRICK, H.T. Sir Charles Napier and Sind. Oxford : at the Clarendon Press; Oxford University Press, 1952. First Printing. Pp. (8),[1]-402, portrait frontispiece, + 2 folding maps at rear. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A survey of Sir Charles James Napier's (b. August 10, 1782, London; d. August 29, 1853, Portsmouth) activitiesin India, and in particular the Sind [Sindh] province, in what is now Paki stan. It includes information relating to his, the British East India Company's, and the Raj's efforts to consolidate power in the region after the ba... View more info

Strangers in the world.

By: EITINGER, Leo, and David SCHWARZ (eds.).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hans Huber Publishers, Bern, Stuttgart, Vienna , 1981, ISBN:3456809727:

Seller ID: 86192


EITINGER, Leo, and David SCHWARZ (eds.). Strangers in the world. Bern, Stuttgart, Vienna : Hans Huber Publishers, (1981). Pp [1]-370,(2). Small 8vo, illustrated red card covers. “This book offers the first comprehensive picture of the series of psychological problems which originate from dislocation, migration and refugee status. The book has been compiled by experts internationally well-known in different fields, such as psychiatry, sociology and philosophy. It also discusses the special problems of immigrant children,immigrant women, guest workers, survivors from concentration camps, aged ... View more info

Struggle for Kashmir. Published under the auspices of the Canadian Institute of International Affairs and The Institute of Pacific Relations.

By: BRECHER, Michael

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press / Canadian Institute of International Affairs / Institute of Pacific Relations, Toronto , 1953,:

Seller ID: 96529


BRECHER, Michael. The Struggle for Kashmir. Published under the auspices ofthe Canadian Institute of International Affairs and The Institute of Pacif ic Relations. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (September 1953). First Printing. Pp [i]-xii,1-211,(1). Map. Index. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. “The emergence of two independent states in the Indian sub-continent on August 15, 1947, was an event of major significance in contemporary world politics. India, by virtue of its power potential, and its role of leadershipin South Asia; Pakistan, because of its aspirations to Islamic leadership... View more info

Studies in the Archaeology of India and Pakistan. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: JACOBSON, Jerome, ed DAVIS, Richard S. CLARK, J. Desmond. WILLIAMS, Martin A.J.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Oxford & IBH, New Delhi, 1986, ISBN:8120400852:

Seller ID: 39580


JACOBSON, Jerome, (ed.). Studies in the Archaeology of India and Pakistan. New Delhi: Oxford & IBH Pub. Co., (1986). First Edition. Pp 327. 8vo, browncloth. Slightly rubbed, front corners bumped, a few spots of soiling, else very good. Signed with an inscription by Jacobson. 50.00 View more info

Studies on Chinese External Affairs : An Instructional Bibliography of Commonwealth and American Literature. First Edition

By: DIAL, Roger Centre for Foreign Policy Studies. Dalhousie University.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Centre for Foreign Policy Studies, 1973, ISBN:0770300081:

Seller ID: 113441


DIAL, Roger. Studies on Chinese External Affairs : An Instructional Bibliography of Commonwealth and American Literature. Halifax, Nova Scotia : Dalhousie University, Centre for Foreign Policy Studies, Department of PoliticalScience, Reference Paper, June 1973. First Edition. Pp (2),iii-xi,(3),3-18 2,(2). Index. 4to, blue card covers, lettered in black, with a blank spine.Contents : I. Causes-Inputs to Chinese External Policy and Relations. A. E xternal-Systemic Sources. B. Domestic-National Interest Sources. C. Cultural-Traditional Sources. D. Ideology-Revolutionary Experience Sources. E. Idi... View more info

The Loyalist City : A novel. First Edition

By: GILL, Stephen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vesta Publications Limited, Cornwall, 1979, ISBN:0919806481: 1979

Seller ID: 32404

ISBN: 0919806481


GILL, Stephen. The Loyalist City : A novel. Cornwall, Ontario : Vesta Publications Limited, (1979). First Edition. Pp (2),[1]-119,(3). 8vo (137 x 212 mm), white art-illustrated cardcovers, black lettering to spine. "Set in Saint John, New Brunswick, the novel is about the days when Canada had freshly emerged from the status of a colony." - from the cover. Stephen Matthew Gill (b. June 25, 1932, Sialkot, Punjab, Pakistan). Very good. 25.00 View more info

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Things Seen in Northern India. First American Edition

By: PENNELL, T.L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton, New York , 1912,: 1912

Seller ID: 115666


PENNELL, T.L. Things Seen in Northern India. With Fify Illustrations. New York : E.P. Dutton and Company, 1912. First American Edition. Pp (6),vii-xv,(1),17-[253],(1) + frontispiece. The plates (mostly b&w photos) are included in the pagination. There are afew other illustrations in the text. 12mo, blue cloth, with gilt lettering and decoration to front and spine. Theodore Leighton Pennell, M.D., B.Sc., F.R.C.S. (b. 1867, Clifton, Bristol, England - d. March 1912, Bannu, Pakistan). 1. First Impressions; 2. The People of the Country; 3. The Country and i... View more info

Understanding Pakistan

By: KANGEYA, R. G.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Popular Prakashan, Bombay, 1965,:

Seller ID: 67607


KANGEYA, R. G. Understanding Pakistan. (Bombay): Popular Prakashan, (1965).Pp. [1]-64. Small 8vo, printed orange card covers with blank white spine. A slim document dealing with Pakistani-Indian relations in the 1960s. Minorabrasion to front, rear cover spotted, else very good. Uncommon. 45.00 View more info

United Nations Peacekeeping, 1946-1967 : Documents and Commentary : II: Asia. with ALS. in dj.

By: HIGGINS, Rosalyn

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, London, 1970,:

Seller ID: 78369


HIGGINS, Rosalyn. United Nations Peacekeeping, 1946-1967 : Documents and Commentary : II: Asia . London : Oxford University Press, 1970. First Edition. Pp. (4),v-xviii,[1]-486. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Includes two relevant letters from the author to Robert Reford laid in. Somemarginalia and highlighting, else very good in rubbed, worn dustjacket. Fr om the library of Robert W. Reford. 40.00 View more info

United States Naval Institute Proceedings. Vol. 099, No. 5/843, May 1973. Naval Review Issue

By: United States Naval Institute ERICKSON, John SYNHORST, Gerald E. KAUL, Ravi

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, U.S. Naval Institute, 1973,:

Seller ID: 90144


(United States Naval Institute). United States Naval Institute Proceedings.Vol. 99, No. 5/843, May 1973. Naval Review Issue. Annapolis, MD : U.S. Nav al Institute, 1973. Pp [1]-366. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated wrappers. Contents : Lt. Cdr. J.B. Finkelstein's “Naval and Maritime Events, January 1972 – June 1972”; John Erickson's “The Soviet Naval High Command”; Capt. Gerald E. Synhorst's “Soviet Strategic Interest in the Maritime Arctic”; Vice Adm. Constantine Margaritis's “A Strategic Analysis of the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea”; Capt. Raymond A. ... View more info

Voyage of the Mir-El-Lah. US in dj

By: RICCIARDI, Lorenzo CHATWIN, Bruce RICCIARDI, Mirella

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Viking, New York, 1981,:

Seller ID: 22007


RICCIARDI, Lorenzo. The Voyage of the Mir-El-Lah. Photographs by Mirella Ricciardi. New York: Viking Press, (1981). Pp 256. Illustrated. 8vo, white cloth spine. Toy 1123. Foreword by Bruce Chatwin. "With panache and verve, Lorenzo Ricciardi tells the story of his dream of sailing in a dhow, and of how that dream came true on a voyage from the head of the Arabian Gulf to the coast of East Africa. Political turmoil, shark spearing, earthquakes, anderupting volcanoes all enliven the saga, as does unwelcome intrusion by th e Iranian secret police, Yemeni guerrilas, and Somali commissars" -... View more info

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Where Four Worlds Meet : Hindu Kush 1959

By: MARAINI, Fosco GREEN, Peter, trans.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: 1965,:

Seller ID: 26178


MARAINI, Fosco. Where Four Worlds Meet : Hindu Kush 1959. Translated from the Italian by Peter Green. L.: Readers Union, 1965. Pp 290. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, brown cloth. Neate M49. Vg in dj. 100.00 View more info

Zelzelah : A Woman Before Her Time. First Paperback Editiom, Signed

By: BENHAM, Mariam

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Motivate Publishing, Dubai, 1998, ISBN:1860630596:

Seller ID: 75657


BENHAM, Mariam. Zelzelah : A Woman Before Her Time . (Dubai) : Motivate Publishing, (1998). Pp. (6),[7]-232, + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, reddish card covers with black lettering to front and spine. Born the daughter of a pearl merchant in southern Iran, this is Benham's memoirs of her life in public service, spending time in diplomatic posts in Pakistan, Iran, andIndia. Very good. Signed and inscribed by Benham in 1998 on the title page . 35.00 View more info