Non Fiction

Title Publisher Date Info/subtitle
Bengal Journey Longman, London The Story of the part played by women of the province 1939-1945 through the war years
Hans Christian Anderson - A Great Life in Brief Hutchinson, London and Knopf, New York 1955
The Tales of the Tales Warne, London 1971 The Beatrix Potter Ballet
Shiva's Pigeons - an Experience of India Chatto and Windus, London and Viking Press, New York 1972 with Jon Godden
The Butterfly Lions Viking Press, New York & Macmillan, London 1978; 1997 The Story of the Pekingese in History and Art and Legend
Gulbadan Macmillan, London; Viking Press, New York (in print); Speaking Tiger 1980; 1981; 2016 Portrait of a Rose Princess at the Mughal Court
Mrs Mander's Cookbook Macmillan, London & Viking Press, New York 1968 by Olga Manders and Rumer Godden
The Raphael Bible Macmillan, London & Viking Press, New York 1970  

Books in print are available from Amazon and major booksellers.


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