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A Treasury of Japanese Wood Block Prints Ukiyo-E
 by Kikuchi, Sadao, staff of Tokyo National Museum
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Beautiful copy with no foxing or stains, no prior owner marks. Very clean and tight inside and out. The dust jacket is NOT price clipped, but it do... Details
Commodore Perry's Expedition to Hakodate, May, 1854
 by Kojima, Matajiro
Price: US $295.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Fine
The author was a merchant and headman of his district when American Admiral Perry came to Hakodate (now Hokkaaido), and this is his account of the ope... Details
Principles and Structures in the Organization of the Asiatic Steppe-Pastoralists
 by Krader, Lawrence
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Examining the postoral peoples from the Caspian Sea up into Mongolia and what used to be called Manchuria. Stapled grey wraps a bit faded. Inside, ... Details
The Travels of Lao Ts'an, a Classic Novel of China
 by Liu T'ieh-Yun,
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Soft Cover
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
No Enemies, No Hatred
 by Liu Xiaobo
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Selected essays and poems from this notable Chinese activist, and 2010 Nobel peace prize recipient. . Details
Celebrated Chinese Historical Figures, Painted in Traditional Chinese Style By Wang Xijing and Wang Mingming
 by Ma Yue and Wang Yanrong
Price: US $14.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Chinese in history who are renowned for talents or deeds, with a one page biography of each to compliment the paintings. Pages 112. Very clean and t... Details
Under the Dragon, Travels in a Betrayed Land
 by MacLean, Rory
Price: US $22.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A Canadian travel writer ventures deep into oppressive Burma. An excellent book to get the background of the current attempt at a thaw in Burma. ... Details
China's Catholics, Tragedy and Hope in an Emerging Civil Society
 by Madsen, Richard
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Focusing on the robust revival of Catholicism since the Mao years, the author is hopeful. Pages 183 with index. As new copy, no stains or prior own... Details
The Great Wall
 by Man, John
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
"The Extraordinary Story of Chinas /wonder of the World", A fine copy of a very readable book. No wear and no prior owner marks. The dust jacket i... Details
Selected Readings from the Works of Mao Tse-Tung
 by Mao Tse-Tung
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Poor
Edition: First Edition
Mao's writings were some air brushed, or edited, to show him in the best light. Also available are the 5 volumes of his "Selected Works" and the "Mil... Details
Reconnoitring Central Asia, Pioneering Adventures in the Region Lying Between Russia and India
 by Marvin, Charles
Price: US $275.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
The author takes advantage of "the Great Game", the fear in Britain that Russia is determined to invade South Asian spheres of influence - India (the ... Details
Japan, a Record in Colour
 by Menpes, Mortimer and Dorothy Menpes
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
100 fine Menpes watercolor plates, one of the early productions of A & C Black's expensive - in its day - 20 shilling series. This was a very success... Details
Regeneration, Contemporary Chinese Art from China and the US
 by Mills, Dan
Price: US $40.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine catalog for an exhibition that traveled in the U.Sl from 2004 to 2006. 26 artists are represented. pages 93. As new condition, inside and ou... Details
The Gardens of China - History, Art, and Meanings
 by Morris, Edwin T.
Price: US $60.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Fine, red unfaded spine and beige boards. Dustjacket very good with sunned spine, price-clipped. Inside, clean and tight with no prior owner marks... Details
Chinese Society in the Eighteenth Century
 by Naquin, Susan and Evelyn Rawski
Price: US $15.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: As New
Early modern history and a period of great glory for China. Pages xviii, 270. A very good read. Recommended. Details
China's Search for Security
 by Nathan, Andrew and Andrew Scobell
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Always good to see the world through the eyes of the other person or country. This is the best book in a long time on China's perspective and prospe... Details
To the South Seas
 by Pinchot, Gifford
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Near fine dark blue cloth, only a hint of edge wear, with bright title on the unfaded spine. And a gilt background to a blue sailing schooner on the ... 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
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 Cambridge History of the British Empire, Volume 3, The Empire-Commonwealth 1783-1870, Growth of the New Empire
 by Rose, J.H., And A.P. Newton, and E.A. Benians, Editors
Price: US $32.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
A thick volume on the beginnings, conflict with France, abolition of the slave trade, colonies and the industrial revolution, colonial problems and po... Details
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