Madras India: Ganesh & Co., Private Ltd., 1966. Third edition. Hardcover. Clean, tight tall 8vo, 398pp. A very good reading copy. FFE is missing, there is a Yin/Yang stamp on the half title page, otherwise clean and sound. The jacket is unfortunately, taped onto the book. It also has minor soiling of the light colored jacket back. No tears - a few tiny chips along the edges. Very Good / good. Item #17513
The author was a man of studious and retiring habits who devoted his leisure from judicial duties to Sanskrit and Hindu philosophy and specialized in the Shakti system to an extent not equalled by any other British Orientalist of the era.