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Bain (F.W.)A Digit of the Moon and Other Love Stories from the Hindoo. Translated from the Original Manuscripts by F.W. Bain. NY & London: Putnams, 1905. cat40a Original purple decorative cloth designed in black, blue, white and gilt, the spine lettered in white. Frontispiece and 3 plates. Light shelf wear, a bright and attractive copy, with the spine lettering better than usual. The first edition was published in 1899; there are numerous reprints. This is a rather attractive one, with a nice image of a woman on the upper front cover, and the Elephant-headed God Ganash below. The frontispiece in this edition is of the Moon. An exotic Eastern fantasy concerning reincarnation. Price: