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ROBERTS, JOE - Abdul's taxi to Kalighat – a celebration of Calcutta

Profile books, London, 2000. First Edition, Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 9781861971920 The original bookseller had protected the book and used sticky tape to hold the plastic down. Unfortunately they used sticky tape that leaked when it aged, leaving two marks on the front and two marks on the rear free end pages. There is no other damage to describe. This book is about the spell Calcutta casts, is about the shedding of preconceptions, it is a celebration, by an observant outsider of Calcutta's warmth and comedy, its history, food and music. Illustrated With 19th-Century Woodcuts in the Bat-tala style. It refers to a pair of banyan trees there were a local landmark. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XII, 301, [7] pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1.
AUD 16.50 [Appr.: EURO 11 US$ 12.29 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1369] Book number 0270171

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