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The Japanese Mind: the Goliath Explained
 by Christopher, Robert C
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
near fine / dj near fine. Although Japan is less a goliath, this is still a fine insight into Japanese society. Very clean and tight, with no prior... Details
K'un Shen, a Taiwan Village
 by Diamond, Norma
Price: US $8.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
One of a series of case studies in cultural anthropology, of which I have about 10. Ms. Diamond was a professor of China studies at Michigan at the ... Details
Imagining India, Essays on Indian History
 by Embree, Ainslie T. And Mark Juergensmeyer, Editor
Price: US $48.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful book, on how India looked from the West, and India's interaction with Islam and Western incursions. Embree writes beautifully on ideas ... Details
Under the Ancestors' Shadow - Kinship, Personality and Social Mobility in Village China
 by Francis L.K. Hsu
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: Very Good
One of a series in the "Natural History Library, published in conjunction with the American Museum of Natural History. Details
Ting Hsien: A North China Rural Community
 by Gamble, Sidney
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Classic early 20th C. scholarship on a group of 400 villages and towns in north China, by an old China hand active in the YMCA. The survey covers the... Details
Palamau District Gazetteer (Bengal, India)
 by Hazaribagh District Gazetteer
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
The hardcover printed front is the title page of this statistical compendium, a credit to the British Raj in India that they so thoroughly documented ... 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
The Exploration Around Lob Nor
 by Huang Wen-Pi, Also Spelled Huang Wenbi (1893-1966)
Price: US $500.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
SCARCE. A four page preface , and table of contents in English, but the text body is in Chinese. All illustrattions, some in color with tissue guard... Details
The Red Book , Liber Novus
 by Jung, C.G. andla Sonu Shamdasani (editor)
Price: US $110.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy in red cloth with bright gilt title on the spine, and a fine dust jacket. Philemon Series, Jung's ultimate work on the collective uncon... 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 Lower Niger and Its Tribes
 by Leonard, Major Arthur Glyn
Price: US $110.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A great book on the tribes of southeast and southcentral Nigeria, including their religious beliefs, witchcraft and ceremonies. Pages xxii,564, index... Details
Tunisian Peasants in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
 by Lucette Valensi
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Author from Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris. Translated for this first English edition by Beth Archer. Pages xiv,290,index A ... Details
The Lugbara of Uganda
 by Middleton, John
Price: US $5.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Edition: First Edition
One of a series of case studies in Cultural Anthropology. The author was a professor at Northwestern. More recently, the Lugbara , who have the bad ... Details
Naga Identities, Changing Local Cultures in the Northeast of India
 by Oppitz, Michael and Thomas Kaiser and Alban Von Stockhausen and Marion Wetttein
Price: US $60.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful, definitive study of the lives and art of the Naga, in northeast India. As new condition, inside and out, with no prior owner marks. P... Details
The Chinese, a Study of a Hong Kong Community, 3 Volumes
 by Osgood, Cornelius
Price: US $29.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
The author was professor emeritus at Yale, with field work in Hong Kong and many years of teaching Chinese culture the basis of these volumes. Housed... Details
Palamau District Gazetteer (Bengal, India)
 by Palamau District Officers
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
The hardcover printed front is the title page of this statistical compendium, a credit to the British Raj in India that they so thoroughly documented ... Details
The History of Melanesian Society, 2 Volumes
 by Rivers, W.H.R.
Price: US $260.00
Binding: Three-Quarter Leather
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A recent, fine calf binding, with marbled boards and matching endpapers. Fresh gilt titles and raised bands on the spines. Minor marred by about te... Details
Himalayan Barbary
 by Von Furer-Haimendorf, Christoph
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
At the far north end of Assam, right up against the China border, are a number of tribes cut off from the outside world by impenetrable gorges. The a... Details
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