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Science and Civilisation in China, Volume 6, Part 2, Agriculture
 by  Bray, Francesca and Needham, Joseph
Price: US $90.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Volume Six, Biology and Biological Technology, in the epic (now 27 volumes) study of China. This volume is part 2: Agriculture. Near fine black clo... Details
Science and Civilisation in China, Volume 5, Chemistry - Part 2, Spagyrical Discovery and Invention: Magisteries of Gold and Immortality
 by  Needham, Joseph and Lu Gwei-Djen
Price: US $60.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Volume Five in the epic (now 27 volumes) study of China. This volume,Volume 5, part 2 discusses alchemy, gold and chemistry. Near fine black cloth ... Details
Science and Civilisation in China, Volume 65, Part 1, Botany
 by  Needham, Joseph and Lu Gwei-Djen and Huang Hsing-Tsung
Price: US $90.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Volume Six, Biology and Biological Technology, in the epic (now 27 volumes) study of China. This volume is part 1: Botany. Near fine black cloth wi... Details
The Anthropology of Taiwanese Society
 by Ahern, Martin and Hill Gates (editors)
Price: US $17.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine, unread copy with no edge wear and no prior owner marks. Dust jacket has slight wear along the top edge, but NOT price clipped. The important... Details
My Chinese Days
 by Alsop, Gulielma (1881-1978)
Price: US $37.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Good
A missionary doctor's memoir of years in Shanghai. Early on she mentions turning 27, so this is 1908. She is obviously not only intrepid, but also v... Details
In China
 by Arnold, Eve
Price: US $16.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Photos taken by a great lady photographer, the first female member of Magnum, taken in 1979 on a long trek through China focused on the people and cu... Details
China's Changing Population
 by Banister, Judith
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine, unread copy with no edge wear and no prior owner marks. Dust jacket is also fine, and NOT price clipped. A comprehensive study of China pop... Details
The Chinese
 by Becker, Jasper
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy in a dust jacket that is not price-clipped and is also fine. Becker is one of those journalists, who lived in China for two decades and f... Details
Vanished Kingdoms, a Woman Explorer in Tibet, China and Mongolia, 1921-1925
 by Cabot, Mabel H.
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Fine / with fine dustjacket. Janet Wulsin accompanied her husband, naturalist and collector Frederick Wulsin, to the far corners of Tibet and China,... Details
The Government and Politics of China, 1912 -1949
 by Ch'ien Tuan-sheng
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
A fine, unread copy with very slight edge wear, as new inside. The best study of the Kuomintang regime. Details
China, The People's Republic, 1949 - 1976
 by Chesneaux, Jean
Price: US $4.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Appears unread, but the pages are beginning to yellow, which must be true for all copies. Early Communist China rule under Mao's eratic leadership,... Details
The Chinese Labor Movement 1919 -1927
 by Chesneaux, Jean, translated by H.M. Wright
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: New
A fine, unread copy with no edge wear and no prior owner marks. Dust jacket is also fine. The French first edition was 1962. Details
Ancient China in Transition, an Analysis of Social Mobility 722-222 B.C.
 by Cho-yun Hsu
Price: US $1.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Fine , unread paperback copy, with no edgewear and no prior owner marks. Early China in a very readable analysis. Details
The Silk Road Today
 by Christine de Weck
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
An excellent copy of the original very dark green cloth, bright gilt title on the spine and no edgewear. Inside very clean and tight with no prior o... Details
To the Interior
 by Clara Yu
Price: US $39.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Slipcase
Edition: First Edition
Beautiful poetry, crossing the two cultures of China and the U.S. The author taught at Middlebury when she wrote these, and is now the head of the M... Details
China in Transformation
 by Colquhoun, Archibald R.
Price: US $42.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
An exceptionally clean copy. Gilt on spine and front bright. Clean and tight inside and out. Three color, folding maps in a rear pocket, in additi... Details
Calls, Sounds and Merchandise of the Peking Street Peddlers
 by Constant, Samuel
Price: US $1480.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Near fine, original silk embroidered boards with orange silk cord binding in the Chinese style. 16 tipped-in photos, 60 colored plates of peddlers, o... Details
Bibliotheca Sinica, Dictionnaire Bibliographique Des Ouvrages Relaties a L'Empire Chinois, 6 volumes in 3
 by Cordier, Henri
Price: US $99.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Original black cloth with no edge wear, clean and tight, with bright gilt titles on all 3 volumes on red spine labels. Very nice inside and out. A ... Details
Karou: A Neolithic Site in Tibet
 by CPAM, Tibet Autonomous Region & Dept of History, Sichuan Univ.
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
SCARCE. This neolithic site was discovered in Tibet in 1977. Pages 179, in a very clean copy with no rubs and no prior owner marks. Profuse text ... Details
Newspaper Chinese
 by Creel, Herlee Glessner and Teng Ssu-yu
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled "By the Inductive Method". A nice copy protected in mylar dustjacket. Slight edgewear and soiling. Pages viii, 263. This was a labor of ... Details
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