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The Memory Palace of Matteo Ricci
 by Spence, Jonathan D.
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
One of Spence's more sought after books, and a near fine copy. The dustjacket has only a hint of wear at the corners. Very clean and tight with nor ... Details
Treason By the Book
 by Spence, Jonathan D.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Spence tells his Chinese history so well, and it is all relevant to our understanding of a more important China in the coming decades. A fine copy wit... Details
The Phoenix and the Dwarfs, a Play in Three Acts
 by Taylor, George E. And George Savage
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A play about a Chinese family in war and peace. With a 30 page introduction putting the play into the context of the China Republic, before WW Two. ... Details
Synchronismes Chinois
 by Tchang, Mathias, S.J.
Price: US $40.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Title continued, "Chronologie Complete et Concordance avec L'ere Chretienne de Toutes les Dates Concernant L'Histoire de L'Extreme Orient (Chine, Jap... Details
Sunrise With Seamonsters - Travels & Discoveries 1964-1984
 by Theroux, Paul
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
A near fine copy with dustjacket near fine, very slight wear only at spine ends. Prior owner inscription on front flyleaf. Otherwise, a very nice book... Details
Behind the Wall, a Journey Through China
 by Thubron, Colin
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Thubron is a great travel writer, and this is a long trek through China before it became so relatively easy , and so many joined the China travel hord... Details
Behind the Wall, a Journey Through China
 by Thubron, Colin
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Thubron is a great travel writer, and this is a long trek through China before it became so relatively easy , and so many joined the China travel hord... Details
Tibet Today and Yesterday
 by Tieh-Tseng Li
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Solid, clean copy in original yellow cloth, no prior owner marks with a title in brown on the front and the spine. No tears in the dj, NOT price cli... Details
Le Costume en Orient
 by Tilke, Max
Price: US $350.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Handsome copy in original mustard cloth, with a green title plate and bright gilt letters on the front. The spine is new Morocco leather with bright... Details
Yangtze, Nature History and the River
 by Van Slyke, Lyman
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Original tan cloth that looks like new. No prior owner marks, no scars or browning. Bringing to vivid life the society living along this Chinese fam... Details
Islam in China
 by Vasil'ev, Vasilij Pavlovich
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A now scarce pamphlet, translated by Rudolf Loewenthal, in its original wraps. Pages 37. Very pertinent to the problem that China now has with its M... Details
Tribute and Profit: Sino-Siamese Trade 1652-1853
 by Viraphol, Sarasin
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Maritime China was well established throughout Asia before the arrival of the European explorers and trading ships, and this superb study covers the t... Details
Chinese Art Symbols, Chart 12
 by W.M. Hawley
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
A folding chart, 27 inches by 35", illustrating the significance of decorative motifs in Chinese Art. Thick paper, enclosed in a paper wrappen that ... Details
Chinese Bronzes, Chart 14
 by W.M. Hawley
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
A folding chart, 27 inches by 35", illustrating bistoric bronzes from "the great Palace Collections". Thick paper, enclosed in a paper wrappen that l... Details
Chinese Dragons, Chart 13
 by W.M. Hawley
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
A scarce folding chart, 27 inches by 35", forming in index to the Shuo Wen dictionary of lesser seal Chinese Characters of 200 AD.illustrating the sig... Details
The Shuo Wen Radicals, Chart 5
 by W.M. Hawley
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
A scarce folding chart, 27 inches by 35", forming in index to the Shuo Wen dictionary of lesser seal Chinese Characters of 200 AD.illustrating the sig... Details
The Malay Archipelago, the Land of the Orang-Utan and the Bird of Paradise, 2 volumes
 by Wallace, Alfred Russel
Price: US $1900.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Wallace conducted a scientific expedition traveling over 14,000 miles and collecting thousands of specimans from 1854 to 1862. He describes the is... Details
The China Choice
 by White, Hugh
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy , as new inside, with only a hint of wear to the dustjacket edges. No prior owner marks. An Australian strategic thinker lays out the b... Details
Thunder Out Of China
 by White, Theodore H. and Annalee Jacoby
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Very good grey cloth, no fading or edgewear. Pages xvi, 331. A partial story of the war in China, and the tragedy of Chiang Kai-shek, who was unabl... Details
The Man Who Loved China
 by Winchester, Simon
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
The brilliant and eccentric scholar of China, who proposed a one volume Science and Civilization in China project, which resulted in more than 24 volu... Details
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