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A scarce surviving copy of the first Nepali newspaper
Gorkhā khabar kāgat Darjiling. The Gorkha news paper.
Vol. XXVI No. 10 (1st October 1926). Darjeeling printed and published by the (Rev.) G. P. Pradhan, Editor at the Gorkha Press 1926
First edition. Folio; pp.-80. Folded, part of postage stamp affixed to front page, browning and marginal tear to final leaf.
Essays on the Languages, Literature and Religion of Nepal and Tibet:
Together with further papers on the Geography, Ethnology and Commerce of those Countries. London Trubner & Co. 1874
First edition pp.xi, 145, 124, 35, , 5 plates, 4 folding tables. A near fine copy in original cloth.
see Yakushi H212
First edition Two volumes, pp.xxiii, 358, viii, 363, 216 illustrations, 5 maps (4 folding), 2 genealogical charts. A very good copy in original cloth, spine faded, minor signs of wear. First volume shaken in its binding. With the book plates of both Lt. Colonel Dalzell Hunter, Residency Surgeon at Kathmandu, and Kaiser Shumsher Jung Bahadur Rana, and with two letters from the latter to Mrs Hunter loosely inserted, the first presenting this book.
An early collection of Nepalese Proverbs
Nepali ukhanko postak. [Nepali Proverbs.]
Darjeeling Gorkha Press 1908
First edition. 8vo, 21 x 13 cm; pp. [ii], 76; 1 plate, depicting a beaver. Text in Nepali. Contemporary cloth; recased. Ownership inscription of Ralph Lilley Turner.
Basel and Leiden only.
A Garland of Precious Gems or a Collection of Edifying Tales, told in a Metrical Form, belonging to the Mahayana. Tokyo 1954
First edition pp.xxv, 481, 38, 2 plates. Romanized Sanskrit text. Oriental Library Series D. Volume 3. One of 500 copies printed. A very good copy in original cloth.