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A Naturalist's Wanderings in the Eastern Archipelago
 by Forbes, Henry (1851-1932)
Price: US $175.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Original green cloth with a bright gilt native boat on the front cover, and a gilt title on the spine. Some edgewear including at the spine ends, but... Details
Art Treasures of the Peking Museum
 by Frcade, Francois
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Fine beige cloth, no edgewear and bright gilt title on unfaded spine. Inside, as new, with no prior owner marks. Dustjacket fine. An important boo... Details
The Autobiography of Yukichi (foreword by Carmen Blacker)
 by Fukuzawa, Yukichi (translated by Elichi Kiyooka)
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Near fine/ dustjacket very good. Dictated in 1897, this autobiography is by one of the outstanding statesmen who moved Japan toward the West. Illustra... Details
Ancient China, from the beginnings to the Empire
 by Gernet, Jacques
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Original maroon cloth with slight edge wear, and a bright gilt title on the spine. The dust jacket has a small piece gone at the spine on the front, ... 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
Bengal: The Nationalist Movement 1876 -1940
 by Gordon, Leonard A.
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
The interplay of Indian nationalism and Bengali regionalism, including East Bengal which is now independent Bangladesh. Thoroughly covers Bengali a... Details
De L'Inde au Cambodge et a Java
 by Grousset, Rene and Jeannine Auboyer
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
/Original very good red cloth with black title on the front and on the spine.Minor edge wear along the bottom. Inside in beautiful condition with no ... Details
A New History of the East-Indies, Ancient and Modern, 2 volumes
 by Guyon, Abbe de
Price: US $475.00
Binding: 1/2 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A near fine 30th Century binding with brown calf spines and marbled boards with a hint of wear at the corners. The spines have tan title labels with ... Details
Life and Achievements of Admiral Dewey, from Montpelier to Manila
 by Halstead, Murat
Price: US $49.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
His youth in Montpelier, Vermont, Admiral Dewey went on to heroic Naval fame at Manila Bay, the Philippines, in victory over the Spaniards at the end ... Details
Stranger in the Forest, On Foot Across Borneo
 by Hansen, Eric
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A seven month trek into one of the last truly wild places on this earth, an adventure to be admired from afar. A great read, but I recommend against... 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
Japan and the Japanese
 by Hildreth, Richard
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
This was a popular book in its day, and is thus relatively common now. The 1860 and 1861 printings are said on the title page to be revised from the ... Details
Japan and the Japanese
 by Hildreth, Richard
Price: US $90.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
This is the rare Japan edition, number 95 of a limited edition of 500. The maps makes it more desirable than many earlier printings that had none. E... Details
Japan and the Japanese
 by Hildreth, Richard
Price: US $95.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
This is the first reprint after the 1855 first edition. It was a popular book in its day, and is thus relatively common now. The 1860 issue had no i... Details
China, a Critical Bibliography
 by Hucker, Charles
Price: US $7.00
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Good
Still useful for its judgements on scholarly and non-scholarly works on China. Pages x, 125 with index. Very clean and tight inside, the stiff pape... 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
An Account of the Pelew Islands
 by Keate, George (1729-1797)
Price: US $1250.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Title continued, "Situated in the Western Part of the Pacific Ocean, Composed from the Journals and Communications of Captain Henry Wilson, and Some o... Details
The Expedition to Borneo of H.M.S. Dido for the Suppression of Piracy
 by Keppel, Henry (Captain)
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original brown cloth with two hands in gilt on the front cover, and a gilt title letters on the spine. Some wear at the edges and corners, and more a... Details
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