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Baital Pachchisi

By: John Platts

Price: $4.18

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2001

Seller ID: 102583

ISBN: 8187967013

Condition: New


Among the many tales popular in India, one collection of stories has been existing not only in Sanskrit, but also in almost all the vernaculars. This is the BAITAL PACHCHISI, or Twenty Five Tales of A Demon (or Sprite). They are narrated by the sprite, who haunts the cemeteries, to Vikram, the king of Oojein.Printed Pages: 191. View more info

Winston Churchill

By: John Platts

Price: $6.25

Publisher: Delhi, India, Jaico Publishing House:

Seller ID: 105426

ISBN: 8184951825

Condition: New


Winston Churchill was querulous, childish, self-indulgent, and difficult. But he was also brilliant, tenacious, capable and one of the most influential men in history. This book gives a brilliant and narrative account of Churchill’s astounding career that is unmatched in its shrewd insights and its unforgettable anecdotes. He captivated the world with his speeches and his writings.Born to an aristocratic family, young Winston was whisked off to boarding school at an early age and left in the care of a nanny, Elizabeth Everest. From a very young age, Churchill believed he was destined to play... View more info

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A Dictionary of Urdu, Classical Hindi and English

By: John T. Platts

Price: $30.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2013

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 026499

ISBN: 8121500982

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 1268. View more info

The Gulistan or Rose Garden of Shaikh Muslihu'd-Din Sa'di of Shiraz

By: John T. Platts

Price: $15.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cosmo Publications: 2004

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 032897

ISBN: 8130700069

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 387. View more info