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The Anthropology of Taiwanese Society
 by Ahern, Martin and Hill Gates (editors)
Price: US $20.00
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. The important question to what exten... 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
Vita Di Marco Polo Veneziano
 by Alvise Zorzi
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Text in Italian. Scarce, as no other copies on the internet at this writing. The famed travels across Asia to China by the Venetian merchant, Marc... Details
In China
 by Arnold, Eve
Price: US $19.00
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
In Exile from the Land of Snows
 by Avedon, John
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Nice copy , clean and tight inside and out, with no prior owner marks, dustjacket with no tears or wear and NOT price-clipped. A great read of the C... Details
Oriente Poliano (Conference to Commemorate Marco Polo)
 by Balazs, E., L. Carrington Goodrich and Others
Price: US $200.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, Studi E Conferenze Tenute All'Is. M.E.O. In Occasione Del VII Centenario Della Nascita Di Marco Polo (1254-`954). Very clean and tight ins... Details
China's Changing Population
 by Banister, Judith
Price: US $30.00
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 finem, and NOY price clipped. A comprehensive study of China po... 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
Die Akkommodationsmethode Des P. Matteo Ricci S.I. In China
 by Bettray, P. Johannes
Price: US $95.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Analecta Gregoriana, Volume LXXVI, in German. A thorough examination of "accomodation" by Matteo Ricci and other Jesuits , which meant to understan... Details
Massacre in Shansi
 by Brandt, Nat
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A sad tale of dedicated American missionaries from Oberlin College, who did not understand Chinese culture, and the resentments they brought with thei... Details
Peking
 by Bredon, Juliet
Price: US $800.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Revised and enlarged third edition, "A Historical and Intimate Description of Its Chief Places of Interest". A wonderful reference to what Peking (no... Details
The Confusions of Pleasuree, Commerce and Culture in Ming China
 by Brook, Timothy
Price: US $28.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Slight cock to the binding, and a few page corners turned down. No former owner marks and clean and tight inside. No edgewear. The centrality of c... Details
China, Alive in the Bitter Sea
 by Butterfield, Fox
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Near fine red cloth with only a hint of edge wear, and no prior owner marks. Also no publisher information in English, but some in Chinese on the co... 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
Journal of the China Society, Volume 2, 1962
 by Carroll, Thomas D, Editor
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
I find copies for this Journal only from 1961 to 1963. He appears to be quite uncommon, and is occasionally pricey for an annual scholarly Journal. ... Details
The Government and Politics of China, 1912 -1949
 by Ch'ien Tuan-shang
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
Geographical Evaluation of the Chinese Fang-Chih
 by Cheng-siang Chen (Professor)
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Text in Chinese, except a six page abstract in English. Light green covers with very slight edgewear. Clean and tight inside, with no prior owner mar... Details
China, The Peopl's Republic, l1949 - 1976
 by Chesneaux, Jean (editor)
Price: US $4.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
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
A Chinese Childhood
 by Chiang Yee
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
An insightful look into upper class Chinese family life in the early 1990s. Original black cloth binding with title in Chinese on the front and in En... Details
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