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Views of 18th Century China: Costumes: History: Customs
 by Alexander, William and George Henry Mason
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Fine color plates from the 1804 and 1805 first editions. Alexander was the illustrator assigned to the McCartney diplomatic attempt to open China to ... 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
China Review International, Volume 1, Number 1
 by Ames, Roger T. (editor)
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A Journal of Reviews of Scholarly Literature in Chinese Studies. Pages 303 . About 65 book reviews by a variety of scholars from many countries, out... Details
Da Roma Alla Cina, Viaggio E Apostolato Del P. Giambattista Maoletti Francescano (1702-1725)
 by Anna Albino
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Very clean inside, Spine repaired on the original wraps. Covers a bit soiled, but overall very good. Pages 92.. Text in Italien. Details
In Search of Old Peking
 by Arlingon , L.C. and William Lewisohn
Price: US $240.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Original maroon cloth with bright gilt title on the spine. Slight edgewear and some wear at the top of the spine. This is the famed traveler and Chi... 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
The Mummies of Urumchi
 by Barber, Elizabeth W.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
A delightful read, mummies that are 4000 years old found, not in Egypt, but in far Western China. Pages 240 with index and bibliography. Near fine p... Details
Awakening Giants Feet of Clay (Assessing the Economic Rise of China and India )
 by Bardhan, Pranab
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy in original brown cloth with bright gilt title on the spine and no edge wear. Inside, as new. No wear on the dust jacket and NOT price... Details
Far East
 by Beaton, Cecil
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Original red cloth with title in yellow on the front and the spine. A bit of edgewear and edge fading. Dustjacket is nice, with a sliver missing alon... Details
Ultimate Journey
 by Bernstein, Richard
Price: US $16.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "Retracing the Path of an Ancient Buddhist Monk Who Crossed Asia in Search of Enlightenment." Bernstein follows his path, to the extent po... 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 $10.00
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 $198.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
"A Historical and Intimate Description of Its Chief Places of Interest". A wonderful reference to what Peking (now Beijing) was in the 1920s. This... 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
In the Footsteps of Marco Polo, a Journey Overland from Simla to Pekin
 by Bruce, Clarence Dalrymple (Major)
Price: US $490.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Near fine original red cloth with black title on the front cover, and bright gilt title on the unfaded spine. Bruce and Layard made this long trek in... Details
Wanderings in China, 2 Volumes
 by C.F. Gordon Cumming
Price: US $250.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
With a fanciful, yellow dragon on the light brown binding, spine titles in dark brown and exlibrary marks. Some minimal edgewear, but bindings are ti... 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
Vanished Kingdoms, a Woman Explorer in Tibet, China and Mongolia, 1921-1925
 by Cabot, Mabel H. and Janet Wulsin
Price: US $20.00
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
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