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The River of Golden Sand
 by Gill, William
Price: US $150.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Captain Gill was an extraordinary explorer, and this his walk through China to Eastern Tibet and exiting into Burma. The minor map to face page 67 and... Details
The Changing Face of China, From Mao to Market
 by Gittings, John
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
There are lots of excellent books on the complexities of current China, and this one is sourght after. Well written, by an excellent British journali... Details
The Peach Blossom Forest and Other Chinese Legends
 by Gittings, Robert and Jo Manton
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Preserving the rich enchantment of the ancient Chinese story tellers. Pages 74. Clean and tight inside and out, with no prior owner marks. Dustjac... Details
The Mission of Matteo Ricci
 by Harris, George L.
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "A Case Study of an Effort at Guided Culture Change in China in the Sixteenth Century". Mr. Harris' brilliant account of Ricci's efforts i... Details
The I.G. In Peking, Letters of Robert Hart Chinese Maritime Customs 1868-1907, 2 Volumes
 by Hart, Robert, Edited By Fairbank, John K.
Price: US $130.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Fine green cloth with bright gilt titles on unfaded spines, no edgewear. Both dustjackets very good, with some edgewear, NOT price-clipped. Robert ... Details
A Confucian Notebook
 by Herbert, Edward
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
First published in the English "Wisdom of the East Series" early in the 20th Century. Pp 88 with index.With a foreword by Arthur Waley. Details
Peasantry and Gentry: An Interpretation of Chinese Social Structure and Its Changes
 by Hsiao-Tung Fei
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Unbound
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
from Vol LII, No 1, July 1946. an unbound, stapled reprint for private circulation. Pages 17. Some pencil underlining, and wear at the edges. Details
Eminent Chinese of the Ch'ing Period, 2 Volumes
 by Hummel, Arthur W.
Price: US $98.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A prize work of scholarly China biography covering 1644 to 1912, with the names in English and Chinese. Pages 604, vol 2 605 to 1101 with index. A v... Details
A Traveler's Guide to Chinese History
 by Huntington, Madge
Price: US $19.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
a very useful companion for the traveler going to or in China. Pages 215 with index. Stated first printing. No wear, and as new inside, no prior o... Details
The Rise of Modern China
 by Immanuel C.Y. Hsu
Price: US $7.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A fine history of China from the 17th Century to 1970, important to understanding the ideology of today's Chinese leadership. Pages xxii, 830. Grey... Details
The Japanese and Sun Yat-Sen
 by Jansen, Marius B.
Price: US $89.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Sun Yat-Sen's cooperation with Japan, in the name of Pan Asianism, and this book traces that partnership from 1895 to 1915. Pages 274 with index and ... Details
Across China
 by Jenkins, Peter
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Adventur travel, well told, across the Himalayas, into Tibet and Mongolia, to an off-limits fishing village near Shanghai. Pages 351. Includes an at... Details
The Travels of Marco Polo (the Venetian)
 by Komroff, Manuel (editor)
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
A fine. 32 page introduction by Komroff. Charming illustrations by Witold Gordon. Pages xxxii,370 with index. Dustjacket has some edgewear. Cle... Details
Yenching Journal of Chinese Studies, Monograph Series No. 8 , The History of the Three Emperors in Ancient China
 by Ku Chieh Kang and Yang Hsian Kuei
Price: US $150.00
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
RARE. The History of the "Three Emperors" in Ancient China, published by the Peiping (sic) Office of the Harvard-Yenching Institute, Yenching Univer... Details
Shang Civilization
 by Kwang-Chih Chang
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Original black cloth with slight edge wear and bright bronze title on the spine. Very clean and tight inside, with no foxing, no stains, no prior own... Details
The Pool of Ch'ien Lung, a Tale of Modern Peking
 by Lady Hosie
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Original dark blue cloth with bright gilt titles on the front and on the spine. Clean and tight inside except for a few spots of foxing on the endpap... Details
Modern China, an Interpretive Anthology
 by Levenson, Joseph
Price: US $4.00
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: Very Good
An uncommon title, a memorial to Levenson who had died in 1969 in a boating accident by fellow scholars including Ping-Ti Ho, Mark Mancall, Franz Mich... Details
China: an Interpretive History, from the beginnings to the Fall of Han
 by Levenson, Joseph and Franz Schurmann
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Original red cloth with no edge wear and a bright gilt title on the spine. Very clean and tight inside. Dust jacket has slight edge wear and two sma... Details
Anyang, a Chronicle of the ancient capital of the Shang Dynasty
 by Li Chi
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Original black cloth with a bright gilt title on the spine and no edge wear. Clean and tight inside. The dust jacket has a wrinkle and small tear a... Details
The Travels of Lao Ts'an, a Classic Noevel of China
 by Liu T'ieh-Yun,
Price: US $6.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Translated from the Chinese, and Annotated by harold Shadick. The novel takes place "at the turn of the Century", presumably the beginning of the 20t... Details
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