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REGENERATIVE AGRICULTURE TECHNOLOGIES FOR THE HILL FARMERS OF NEPAL: An Information Kit. (Cover title)

By: (Denholm, Jeannette; et al. Project Dirwction)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Lalitpur, Nepal: Nepal Rural Reconstruction Association / Cavite, Philippines: International Institute of Rural Reconstruction,: (1992).

Seller ID: 15399


Lalitpur, Nepal: Nepal Rural Reconstruction Association / Cavite, Philippines: International Institute of Rural Reconstruction, (1992).. (1992).. Very good. - Small quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 8-3/8 inches wide], softcover. The contents are bound between pictorial maroon stiff paper cover sheets with a brown plastic binder. The cover sheets are rubbed with some light creasing to the top & bottom edges. The rear cover sheet is unevenly faded with some small pieces of pa... View more info

MOUNTAIN ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT: A collection of papers published on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Swiss Association for Technical Assistance in Nepal (SATA)

By: (Rieger, H. C.; Toffin, G.; Panday, K. K.; et al)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (Kathmandu, Nepal: Sahayogi Press, 1982).: 1982).

Seller ID: 15292


(Kathmandu, Nepal: Sahayogi Press, 1982).. 1982).. Good. - Small quarto [8-1/4 inches high by 6-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial rust brown & white wraps. The wraps are lightly rubbed & bumped. The rear wrap is darkened & lightly soiled & the title is handwritten on the spine. [vii] & 214 pages. The publication date is circled in ink on the verso of the title. Black-and-white illustrations, tables & diagrams. Good. Dust jacket present. View more info

THE MAKALU-BARUN NATIONAL PARK AND CONSERVATION AREA / Management Plan. Submitted by the Task Force for the Makalu-Barun Conservation Project

By: (Upreti, Biswa Nath; Campbell, J. Gabriel; et al)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal: Department of National Parks & Wild Life Conservation / Franklin, WV: Woodlands Mountain Institute Mount E: 1990.

Seller ID: 15250


Kathmandu, Nepal: Department of National Parks & Wild Life Conservation / Franklin, WV: Woodlands Mountain Institute Mount Everest Ecosystem, 1990.. 1990.. Very good. - Small quarto [10-1/4 inches high by 8 inches wide], softcover bound in printed white wraps with a color illustration on the front wrap. The wraps are very slightly bumped & chipped with a small, light stain to the front wrap. viii & 85 pages. Illustrated with charts & with maps in green, black & white. Ve... View more info

THE MAITHILI WOMEN OF SIRSIA. The Status of Women in Nepal. Volume II: Field Studies Part 1

By: Acharya, Meena

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal: Centre for Economic Development and Administration, Tribhuvan University, (1981).: (1981).

Seller ID: 15199


Kathmandu, Nepal: Centre for Economic Development and Administration, Tribhuvan University, (1981).. (1981).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wraps. The wraps are very lightly bumped with soiling to the rear wrap. There is some light soiling to the front wrap with a crease across its bottom corner. [vii], xxxviii & 241 pages. Illustrated with tables, diagrams & black-and-white photographic illustrations. Very good. First edition, lim... View more info

THE STATUS OF WOMEN IN NEPAL. Volume I: Background Report. Part 1: STATISTICAL PROFILE OF NEPALESE WOMEN: A Critical Review. Part 2: TRADITION AND CHANGE IN THE LEGAL STATUS OF NEPALESE WOMEN. Part 3: INSTITUTIONS CONCERNING WOMEN IN NEPAL. Part 4: ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY ON WOMEN IN NEPAL. (4 volumes)

By: Acharya, Meena (Part 1); Bennett, Lynn (Part 2); Pradhan, Bina (Part 3); Shrestha, Indira (Part 4)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal: Centre for Economic Development and Administration, Tribhuvan University, (1979).: (1979).

Seller ID: 15323


Kathmandu, Nepal: Centre for Economic Development and Administration, Tribhuvan University, (1979).. (1979).. Good. - Large octavo, softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wraps. The wraps are lightly bumped & soiled with an owner's stamp on the front wrap of each volume. There is a short tear to the spine of Part 2 & a small piece out of the bottom corner of its rear wrap. xix, 101 & [1] pages; xvi & 107 pages; xvii & 140 pages; and xiii & 69 pages. There is an own... View more info

RURAL WOMEN OF NEPAL: An Aggregate Analysis and Summary of 8 Village Studies. The Status of Women in Nepal. Volume II, Part 9: Field Studies

By: Acharya, Meena; and Bennett, Lynn

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal: Centre for Economic Development and Administration, Tribhuvan University, (1981).: (1981).

Seller ID: 15321


Kathmandu, Nepal: Centre for Economic Development and Administration, Tribhuvan University, (1981).. (1981).. Good. - Large octavo, softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wraps. The wraps are lightly rubbed, bumped & soiled. There is a light crease to the front wrap, a small piece out its bottom corner & an owner's ink name on its top edge. [vi], xxxvii, [i] & 432 pages. Black-and-white photographic illustrations & numerous graphs & tables, including a folding tabl... View more info

AN OUTLINE HISTORY OF NEPAL

By: Acharya, Yagya Nath; Uprety, Narayan Prasad

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal: Ekta Books Distributors Pvt. Ltd., (1994).: (1994).

Seller ID: 15314


Kathmandu, Nepal: Ekta Books Distributors Pvt. Ltd., (1994).. (1994).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in decorative blue, white & orange wraps. The wraps are very lightly rubbed & bumped. The rear wrap is lightly soiled with a price-sticker in each bottom corner. 168 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Very good. First edition. First Edition. View more info

THE FESTIVALS OF NEPAL

By: Anderson, Mary M

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, (1971).: (1971).

Seller ID: 15312


London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, (1971).. (1971).. Fine. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. 288 pages. 23 color illustrations, including a frontispiece. Near fine. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

ENVIRONMENT MANAGEMENT, RURAL DEVELOPMENT AND PROJECT PLANNING

By: Banskota, Mahesh

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal: Centre for Economic Development and Administration (CEDA), Tribhuvan University, 1980.: 1980.

Seller ID: 15251


Kathmandu, Nepal: Centre for Economic Development and Administration (CEDA), Tribhuvan University, 1980.. 1980.. Good. - Small quarto [11-1/8 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed white & blue wraps. The wraps are lightly bumped & soiled with a light ink mark to the front wrap. The head & tail of the spine are chipped & have been partially repaired with scotch tape. [3] leaves & 43 pages, mechanically reproduced. Illustrated with black-and-white c... View more info

THE PARBATIYA WOMEN OF BAKUNDOL. The Status of Women in Nepal. Volume II: Field Studies Part 7

By: Bennett, Lynn

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal: Centre for Economic Development and Administration, Tribhuvan University, (1981).: (1981).

Seller ID: 15200


Kathmandu, Nepal: Centre for Economic Development and Administration, Tribhuvan University, (1981).. (1981).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wraps. The wraps are lightly bumped & soiled. [vii], xxxix, [i] & 290 pages. The bottom page corners are slightly bumped. Illustrated with maps, tables, diagrams & black-and-white photographic illustrations. Very good. First edition, limited to 1,000 copies. First Edition. View more info

TIGERLAND / And Other Unintended Destinations

By: Dinerstein, Eric

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, DC: Island Press, (2005).: (2005).

Seller ID: 17876


Washington, DC: Island Press, (2005).. (2005).. Fine. - Octavo, boards backed with cloth in a dust wrapper. [vi] & 279 pages. Near fine. Eric Dinerstein, now Chief Scientist at the World Wildlife Fund, has traveled the world to defend rare species and their threatened habitats. Dust jacket present. View more info

AGROFORESTRY IN THE TERAI. Seminar / Hetauda, March 21st - 23rd, 1990. Proceedings

By: Evans, Patrick T.; compiler

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hetauda, Nepal: Terai Community Forestry Development Project, 1990.: 1990.

Seller ID: 15252


Hetauda, Nepal: Terai Community Forestry Development Project, 1990.. 1990.. Very good. - Small quarto [11-3/4 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover. The contents are bound between plastic sheets & printed green cover sheets with a black plastic ring binder. The cover sheets are lightly bumped & their edges are faded. Title, [ii] & 107 pages, mechanically reproduced & printed on one side only. The page corners are lightly bumped & there are a very few red ink marki... View more info

SETTLEMENTS OF HOPE: An Account of Tibetan Refugees in Nepal

By: Forbes, Ann Armbrecht

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA: Cultural Survival, Inc., (1989).: (1989).

Seller ID: 15254


Cambridge, MA: Cultural Survival, Inc., (1989).. (1989).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wraps. The wraps are lightly bumped & soiled. The spine is rubbed with the head chipped. xiii & 170 pages. There are a few pencil markings in the text. Black-and- white illustrations. Very good. Signed "Ann Forbes" by the author on the half-title.The book examines how Tibetan exiles in Nepal have been able to preserve their heritage by... View more info

DEVELOPING TIBET? A Survey of International Development Projects

By: Forbes, Ann; and McGranahan, Carole

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (Cambridge, MA): Cultural Survival / (Washington, DC): The International Campaign for Tibet, 1992.: 1992.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 25903


(Cambridge, MA): Cultural Survival / (Washington, DC): The International Campaign for Tibet, 1992.. 1992.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The binding is rubbed & bumped with some light creasing to the wraps. vii & 163 pages. illustrated with a black-and-white map. There is minor creasing to the bottom corners of the pages. Very good. From the library of Peter Matthiessen. Laid in is two-page autograph letter signed addressed to him from c... View more info

NIMA: A SHERPA IN CONNECTICUT

By: Fuller, Elizabeth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1984).: (1984).

Seller ID: 15478


New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1984).. (1984).. Fine. - Octavo, cloth-backed boards in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, chipped & soiled with a piece out of the tail of the spine. vii, [i] & 199 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. First edition.The story of how an American couple, following a trek through the Himalayas, brought an eighteen-year- old Sherpa to Connecticut to be treated for tuberculosis. Du... View more info

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NATIONALISM AND ETHNICITY IN A HINDU KINGDOM: The Politics of Culture in Contemporary Nepal

By: Gellner, David N.; Pfaff-Czarnecka, Joanna; and Whelpton, John; editors

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Amsterdam: Harwood Academic Publishers, (1997).: (1997).

Seller ID: 15263


Amsterdam: Harwood Academic Publishers, (1997).. (1997).. Fine. - Octavo, pictorial blue paper covered boards. The boards are rubbed & lightly bumped. xxii & 623 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Near fine. This book, focusing on Nepal, originated in a conference and seminar series on culture, politics and identity in the Himalayan region. View more info

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THE MAKING OF MODERN TIBET

By: Grunfeld, A. Tom

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Delhi: Oxford University Press, (1987).: (1987).

Seller ID: 22944


Delhi: Oxford University Press, (1987).. (1987).. Good. - Octavo, black cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is rubbed & lightly bumped with some light spotting & with tiny white stains to the spine. The dust jacket is rubbed with some creasing to the edges. x & 277 pages. The top corner has been excised from the front endpaper. The pages are slightly darkened. Good. Dust jacket present. View more info

MOUNTAIN REFLECTIONS: Pattern and Development

By: Gurung, Harka

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal: Mandala Publications, (2004).: (2004).

Seller ID: 15207


Kathmandu, Nepal: Mandala Publications, (2004).. (2004).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wraps. The wraps are bumped & lightly rubbed with a price-sticker on the rear wrap. x, [ii] & 153 pages. Illustrated in black & white with maps & tables. The page corners are lightly bumped with a few bottom page corners creased. Very good. View more info

NEPAL: DIMENSIONS OF DEVELOPMENT

By: Gurung, Harka

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal: Sahayogi Press, 1984.: 1984.

Seller ID: 15337


Kathmandu, Nepal: Sahayogi Press, 1984.. 1984.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream & blue wraps. The wraps are lightly bumped & rubbed. There is stain probably left by a sticker on the front wrap. The rear wrap is darkened with some light staining & soiling, & the head & tail of the spine are slightly chipped. [xii] & 275 pages. Illustrated in black & white with tables & with 20 folding maps & charts. Some page corners are lightly bumped, else the cont... View more info

NEPAL: The Kingdom in the Himalayas

By: Hagen, Toni; Wahlen, Friedrich Traugott; Corti, Walter Robert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New Delhi: Oxford Book & Stationery Co., (1961).: (1961).

Seller ID: 15203


New Delhi: Oxford Book & Stationery Co., (1961).. (1961).. Good. - Quarto [12 inches high by 9-1/2 inches wide], white cloth titled in gilt on the spine with an illustration stamped in gilt on the front cover. The binding is lightly spotted. The edges of the covers are slightly darkened & there is a small stain to the front cover & some soiling to the rear cover. The dust jacket is rubbed & chipped with tears, some of which have been repaired with scotch tape. 117 & [2] ... View more info