First editions, antiquarian and rare, old, out of print, autographed copies, books published for private circulation, numbered copies and collectable books published during the sixteenth century to the nineteenth century are available at Rare Finds.
The contents of a majority of the books are related to India - its history, colonial history, art, architecture, archaelogy, natural history ( including shikar and hunting), administrative records, albums, travelogues, travel journals and records, stays, study tours in India and its neighbouring countries.
Books which contain biographies of the Indian royalty and nobility, foreign travelers to India, The East India companies and Crown officials, historians, researchers who lived , traveled or worked in India are included.
Books on literature, religion and other subjects not related to India are also available.
Our latest catalogue can be accessed by clicking the Books catalogue section seen overhead.
The catalogue contains only a few books from the wide selection available, please email or call to find books on the subjects of your interest.
A selection of old original maps published during the years 1560 - 1930 on British territories in India and Asia, other European powers and their territories in India, independent kingdoms of the Indian empire, the Asian continent, marine areas, town plans and geographical features are available at Rare Finds.
These old maps were created on paper to record/show geographical, political, geological or pictorial images using the print making techniques.
They were usually produced by the master craftsmen who drew, engraved, printed and coloured these maps.
Decorative borders along with illustrations (vignettes) were often added to the maps to make them visually appealing.