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China in Crisis, China's Heritage and the Communist Political System , 2 Volumes
 by Ping-ti Ho and Tang Tsou
Price: US $7.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Near fine cloth/ dj VG. Illustrated by tables and figures. Stated 2nd printing. Two Univ of Chicago professors assess tradition and forced modernity ... Details
Chinese Lessons, Five Classmates and the Story of the New China
 by Pomfret, John
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
A splendid telling of 5 history majors in 1982 at Nanjing University, one American. He returns for the 20th reunion and the stories of his 4 Chinese... Details
Yunnan's Xishuangbana
 by Poon, Water
Price: US $16.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: None, as Issued
Edition: First Edition
With emphasis on the Dai ethnic group. Sixty pages of photos, and a few pages in English and in Chinese to explain the subject. Photo captions in Ch... Details
The China Journal of Amos Porter
 by Porter, Amos
Price: US $40.00
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Scarce. Compiled from family records by Eleanor Broad, Sally Fisher, Pat Haslam and Dorothy Ling, including Amos Porter's journals housed in a shoebo... Details
The Chinese in Southeast Asia
 by Purcell, Victor
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A thorough and fine description of overseas ethnic Chinese. Pages xxxvii,801, index and a fine bibliography. Still an important political considerat... Details
An Introduction to Asian Music
 by Purcell, William L.
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
An eleven page pamphlet by a Pennsylvania University academic who had an extensive collection of Asian music recordings. Short sections on the music... Details
The Spirit of Chinese Politics
 by Pye, Lucian
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: Very Good
"A psychocultural study of the authority crisis in political development". Pages 255 with index. A clean, tight copy with minimal wear to the covers... Details
The Life of the Buddha, and the Early History of HisOrdero
 by Rockhill, W. Woodville
Price: US $21.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Solid 3/4 tan calf with tan cloth boards. Four raised bands on the spine and a gilt title. Slight wear at the corners. Not a fancy binding, and mig... Details
Journal-Letters From the Orient
 by Rogers, Clara Kathleen (Doria) (1844-1931)
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Edited with supplementary notes by Henry Munroe Rogers, husband of the author. Wealthy couple from Boston, spending the Summer with Mrs Hearst in Cal... Details
A New Catholic Chinese Version of the Bible
 by Rosso, Sisto A.
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Stapled yellow covers on a 5 page pamphlet, reprinted from volume IX, numer 1, January 1947 Catholic Biblical Quarterly. Very slightly soiled covers... Details
Mountains of the Middle Kingdom, Exploring the High Peaks of China and Tibet
 by Rowell, Galen
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A great book, with six parts entitled, Mustagh Ata, Tian Shan, Inner Tibet, Chomolungma, Minya Konka and Anye Machin. Chronology of Mountain Explora... Details
A History of Sino-Indian Relations, Hostile Co-Existence
 by Rowland, John (aka John Waller)
Price: US $13.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
John Waller was a serving operations officer, and specialist in South Asia, when he wrote this. He had been involved in helping India when the Chines... Details
La Chine Dans un Miroir
 by Roy, Claude
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Slipcase
A beautiful copy, with hint of spots on the edges and very slight wear at the spine ends. Inside very clean and tight. An early photographic recor... Details
A Collection of Chinese Proberbs
 by Scarborough, W.
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
"Revised and enlarged by the addition of some six hundred proverbs by the Rev. C. Wilfrid Allan, of Union Theological School, Changsha". The first ed... Details
A Collection of Chinese Proverbs
 by Scarborough, W. and C. Wilfrid Allan
Price: US $88.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Original brown cloth with black title on the front and on the spine. Slight edgewear and some fading along the top on the front cover. The endpaper... Details
Communism and China
 by Schwartz, Benjamin
Price: US $7.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A set of essays by one of the early Sinologists trying to sort out the Communist success in China, and how it was changing. Still a valid benchmark ... Details
Beijing Welcomes You, Unveiling the Capital City of the Future
 by Scocca, Tom
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fair
Edition: First Edition
Beijing as a reflection of China's growing global influence. This American author explores its neighborhoods, real estate and cultures (also its pol... Details
The Dragon in the Land of Snows, a History of Modern Tibet Since 1947
 by Shakya, Tsering
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A really fine book on Tibet by a Tibetan research fellow at London University. A very nice copy with no prior owner marks. Pages 574 with index and... Details
China Goes Global, The Pasrtial Power
 by Shambaugh, David
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
China's influence is broader than deep, says the author. And that is especially true in "soft power" where few are tempted to emulate the Chinese go... Details
The Journals of Major Samuel Shaw, the First American Consul at Canton
 by Shaw, Sanuel (1754 - 1833) and Josiah Quincy
Price: US $140.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original brown cloth with bright gilt title on the spine, wear at the spine ends and corners. Protected in a mylar sleeve. Inside, new endpapers pr... Details
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