Category: Asian Studies


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In China

By: Bonnard, Abel; Translated by Veronica Lucas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton, 1927

Edition: First American Edition

Translated from En Chine by Veronica Lucas. Clean textblock; sound binding. Binding protected in 5 mil mylar. 361 pp. View more info

The Protracted Game: A Wei-Ch'i Interpretation of Maoist Revolutionary Strategy

By: Boorman, Scott A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press, 1969

Edition: First Edition

'AS IS' sun and moisture damaged bottom corners. Does not affect the text. Moisture damaged bottom covers and foot of spine. Moisture bleeding from cloth onto internal dust jacket, else overall condition is grea;t DJ is unclipped, minimally rubbed, moisture stained but minimally shelf worn; 242p., including notes and index. View more info

Western Medical Pioneers in Feudal Japan

By: Bowers, John Z.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Baltimore, The John Hopkins Press, 1970

Illustrated end pages, immaculate and tight textblock. Rippled dent on front bottom edge near foot and light rubbing to front bottom edge near corner, otherwise binding is in great condition. Price-clipped dust jacket, small round chip on front bottom edge associated with a small tear and crease, mylar sleeved. 245pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

The Chinese Mafia: The Most Frightening New Organization in International Crime

By: Bresler, Fenton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Stein and Day, 1980

Light wear to front end pages, else textblock is very clean and tight. Lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket, light loss to extremities and corners. Red cloth spine with light bumping to head and foot, black paper boards. 227pp., including select bibliography and index. View more info

Notable Women of Modern China

By: Burton, Margaret E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Fleming H. Revell Company, 1912

Edition: First Edition

Lightly age toned textblock, else very clean and tight. Bumped head and foot of spine, bumped and worn corners; Binding protected by clear, five-mil mylar; 271p. View more info

Chinese Intelligence Operations

By: Eftimiades, Nicholas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press, 1994

Edition: First Edition

Gift quality copy, immaculate and tight. All page edges are crisp and clean. Black cloth spine, black paper boards. Unclipped and mylar sleeved dust jacket. 169pp., including blbliographical references, sources, and index. View more info

Ein Arzt Erlebt China

By: Gervais, A.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Leipzig, Wilhelm Goldmann, 1936

German imprint, Ein Deutsch; Ex-library with usual stamps and labels. Sound binding; tape residue. DJ has chips, loss, creases and soiling. 258 pp. View more info

Travels in Tartary

By: Huc, Evariste-Regis; Translated from the French By W. Hazlitt

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf, 1927

Edition: First American Edition

Huc entered the Lazarist Order at 24, then spent several years in China at various missions. He studied Chinese and made numerous translations. Clean textblock; sound binding protected in 5 mil mylar. 229 pp. View more info

Our Family

By: Lin, Adet; Lin, Anor; Foreword and Comments by MeiMei

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, John Day Company, 1939

Edition: Second Impression

Forward and comments by Meimei Lin. By Lin Yutang's adorable children, as written. Precious stories! Minimal wear to book block and binding. Lacks original paper dust jacket, but the binding is protected by clear, five-mil mylar. 256 pp. View more info

Narrative of Various Journeys in Balochistan, Afghanistan, the Panjab and Kalat; Volume IV

By: Masson, Charles (by); Lambrick, H. T. (intro. by)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Karachi, Pakistan, Oxford University Press, 1977

Edition: Reprint

Vol. 4 ONLY: First published 1844; Lightly bubbled front and rear endpages, else textblock is very clean and tight. Brown cloth binding. Unclipped, spine-sunned dust jacket with lightlyb rubbed edges; 463p. View more info

Malaria Gold Und Opium: Mit Glossners Hei Lung Kiang-Expedition in Die Unersorschte Mandschurei

By: Melzer, Frithjof

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Germany, Haberland, 1929

Text in German. Gold cloth bookmarker sewn into headband, overall very nice copy with very minor age toning to endpapers, else clean and tight. Yellow top edge. Sun toned spine, gilt stamped title/auth on front cover and spine, minor overall shelf wear; Protected by a fitted, clear, five-mil mylar dust jacket; 222p. View more info

Historical Tales: The Romance of Reality, Volume XII: Japanese and Chinese

By: Morris, Charles

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Angelus University, 1908

Angelus edition. Ex-library with usual stamps and labels. Clean and sound; bright gilt on spine. Binding protected by a clear, five-mil mylar jacket. 355p. View more info

The Four Hundred Million: a Short History of the Chinese

By: Nourse, Mary, A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: IN, Bobbs Merrill, 1938

Edition: Second Edition

Clean and tight with light wear to binding. Lacks original dust jacket, but the binding is protected by clear, five-mil mylar; 399p., including citations, bibliography and an index. View more info

Chinese Fantastics

By: Steep, Thomas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Century, 1925

Edition: First Edition

Fly-leaf of DJ laid in. Clean and tight with moderate wear; bumped corners. Lacks original dust jacket, but the binding is protected by clear, five-mil mylar. 223 pp. View more info

Reporter in Red China: An Astute Revealing First-Account of Life in China, Seen from the Unique Vantage Point of a Resident

By: Taylor, Charles

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd., 1967

Edition: First Edition

Textblock very clean and tight, as though unread. Lightly bumped spine extremities; Mylar sleeved, unclipped dust jacket, character-soiled and worn, lightly sunned at the spine. 208p. View more info