Books Of India Blog

Book Review: Ceylon Cookery By Chandra Dissanayake

Posted by Ray McLennan


Stamford Lake Book House | ISBN: 9789558733066 | £19.99, hardback

We are delighted that Ceylon Cookery, the classic Sri Lankan cookbook now in its fifth edition, is available through Motilal Books. In a country that takes its culinary accomplishments very seriously indeed, it is no small compliment that Ceylon Cookery has for years been the bestselling cookbook within Sri Lanka.

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Divine Revelation in Pali Buddhism, by Peter Masefield

Posted by Ray McLennan


Sri Lanka Institute Of Traditional Studies | ISBN: 9789559028024 | £9.99 paperback

Peter Masefield’s classic text on the concept of Divine Revelation in Pali Buddhism, first published in 1986, is sold in library editions for £90 as a hardcover, and £96 for the Kindle edition! The Sri Lanka Institute Of Traditional Studies are to be congratulated for bringing out an accessible paperback of this valuable title to the market for the general reader, at less than £10. The new edition includes the complete original text, along with copious endnotes, biography and author’s foreword.

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Ratna’s Basic Nepali Dictionary, By SP Wagley&Bijay K Rauniyar

Posted by Ray McLennan


Ratna Books |ISBN: 9789993358015 | £15.99 paperback

With nearly 14,500 individual entries,Ratna’s Basic Nepali Dictionary is one of the best introductory English-Nepalese dictionaries currently available on the market. First published in 2005, this is the second, paperback edition from 2008. The book has high quality binding and an intuitive layout, featuring an average 30 words on each page.

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God Man To Tycoon: ——-Banned In India !!!

Posted by Ray McLennan


Available Internationally Through Motilal Books!

by Priyanka Pathak-Narain | £13.99 paperback | ISBN: 9789386228383 | Juggernaut

God Man To Tycoon: The Untold Story Of Baba Ramdev, by Priyanka Pathak-Marain is one of the most controversial biographical books to come out of India this year – and it’s selling like hot cakes. Everywhere, that is, except India itself, where it was banned in August this year by the courts.

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Book Review: Principles of Urban Structure, by Nikos Salingaros

Posted by Ray McLennan


Vajra Books | ISBN: 9789937623322 | £22.50 paperback

Is a city best viewed as an organic, self-evolving construct, or is the primary influence that of central planners? These often contradictory views shape the way that people view the urban environment. Principles Of Urban Structure provides a refreshing view of contemporary city development by looking at individual structures within a city, and the interrelationship they have with each other. It therefore sidesteps the big picture and looks at the constituent parts, leading, ironically, to a new and deeper understanding of the whole.

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Motilal Books – International Suppliers of Indian Published Books

Posted by Ray McLennan


http://www.motilalbooks.com We are a specialised distributor for all Indian publishers of English language books, but we also can supply any of the Indian languages, and books from the whole South East Asia Region including Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Myanmar. 367 High Street, London Colney, St. Albans, Hertforshire, AL2 1EA

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Motilal Books – Service For Publishers

Posted by Ray McLennan


http://www.motilalbooks.com/publishers If you would like to publish any book and reach its potential customers in the UK or worldwide, you have come to the right place. We have a large network of industry connections and efficient importing and exporting capabilities. 367 High Street, London Colney, St. Albans, Hertforshire, AL2 1EA

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