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A Comintern Agent in China 1932-1939

By: Braun, Otto (by); Moore, Jeanne (translated from German by); Wilson, Dick (intro. by)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB8218

ISBN: 0804711380

Condition: Fine


Gift quality copy that appears brand-new and unread, bright textblock. Red cloth binding. Unclipped dust jacket with minor edge rubbing; 278p., including appendix. View more info

Hundred Altars

By: Bredon, Juliet

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead and Company: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: C252

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's name on FFEP. Textblock clean; binding sound. Slightly sunned spine; shelf wear to bottom edge. Binding protected in 5 mil mylar.336 pp. View more info

Beyond the Closed Door: Chinese Culture and the Creation of T'ai Ai Chi Ch'uan

By: Breslow, Arieh Lev

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Jerusalem, Almond Blossom Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW1723

ISBN: 0964473003

Condition: Good


Underlining and annotating throughout the textblock. Covers edge and corner worn, corners dog-eared. 397p., including index. View more info

The Way of the Brush: Painting Techniques of China and Japan

By: Briessen, Fritz Van (by)

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Rutland, Vermont, Charles E. Tuttle Company: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SB8979

ISBN: 080480625x

Condition: Near Fine


Peach endpapers, immaculately clean and tight textblock. Beautiful black cloth binding, minor bumping to head and foot. Unclipped dust jacket, a bit of creasing to corners of spine, mylar sleeved. Handmade slip case, black and red with illustration on red, side cut-out to make it easy to remove book from case. 329pp., including appendix and index. View more info

The Modern Orient: China and Japan

By: Brigham, Gertrude Richardson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Portland, ME, G.R. Brigham: 1966

Seller ID: EW1781

Condition: Very Good


Textblock aged but otherwise clean and tight. Covers edge and corner worn. 241p. View more info

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Maharani; The Story of and Indian Princess

By: Brinda, Maharani of Kapurthala; as told to, Elaine Williams

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt and Co.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ8584

Condition: Very Good


Textblock is very clean and tight. one 1/2" frayed spot along the bottom edge of the front board, otherwise the binding is clean and lightly worn; very worn, price-clipped dust jacket, heavily chipped and frayed at the extremities, with some loss to the head and foot of the spine; 246p. View more info

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Crisis of the Raj; the Revolt of 1857 Through British Lieutenants' Eyes

By: Broehl Jr., Wayne G.

Price: $9.22

Publisher: Hanover and London, University Press Of New England: 1986

Seller ID: SJ8580

ISBN: 087451374X

Condition: Near Fine


Immaculate and tight, gift quality copy in unclipped dust jacket. 347pp.; including appendixes, notes, and index. View more info

China: The Land and The People: The History, The Art, And The Science

By: Buchanan, Keith; FitzGerald, Charles P.; Ronan, Colin A. (by); Needham, Joseph (foreword by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1980

Edition: First Edition/1st Printing

Seller ID: SB7694

ISBN: 0517544946

Condition: Very Good++


Textblock immaculate and tight. Red cloth binding with bumped head and foot of spine and corners are a bit bumped as well. Price-clipped dust jacket, lightly rubbed head and foot of spine and creased corners, mylar sleeved. 519pp., including bibliographical references and index. View more info

The Japanese Siege of Tsingtau: World War I in Asia

By: Burdick, Charles B.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Hamden, CT, Archon Books: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB8818

ISBN: 0208015949

Condition: Very Good+


Ex-library copy, minimally marked with stamps, labels, penciled markings, and withdrawn pocket. Else extremely clean and tight, mapped endpages, b&w photographs. Library stamped top edge. Green cloth binding, minor rubbing to head and foot of binding. Unclipped dust jacket, minor wear to extremities; 274p., including bibliography and index. View more info

Hard Sleeper: A Novel of Old and New China

By: Bushman, Jennifer Scheel; Szymanski, Jean Artley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fort Bragg, CA, Lost Coast Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition/1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Jennifer Scheel Bushman

Seller ID: SB8067

ISBN: 1882897730

Condition: Fine


Signed in black ink by Jennifer Scheel Bushman on title page. Hard Sleeper Postcard laid in. Gorgeous copy, appears brand new and unread; Bright red cloth binding. Unclipped and mylar sleeved dust jacket. In a beautiful, custom Robert Wang slipcase; 251p. View more info

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The Future of Pakistan

By: Butani, D. H.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Promilla & Co., Publishers: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ9240

Condition: Very Good


Cloth bookmarker sewn into the headband; textblock and binding is clean and tight with light edge and corner wear; price-clipped dust jacket with light to moderate edge and corner wear. 322p., including bibliographical references and index. View more info

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Aspects of Shah Ismail Shaheed: Essays on His Literary Political & Religious Activities

By: Butt, Abdullah (edited by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lahore, Qaumi Kutub Khana: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ9274

Condition: Good


aged and lightly bubbled end papers (front and back); chip on back end page, otherwise clean and tight. top edge red; Moisture stained front board, with overall moderate wear and fraying at the corners and spine extremities; 118p.; This volume is the collection of papers in English read on the occasion of "Shah Ismail Shaheed Day", a regenerator of Muslim Society. View more info

New Journeys in Old Asia: Indo-China, Siam, Java, Bali

By: Candee, Helen Churchill

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB8212

Condition: Very Good (in mylar)


Endpaper Maps; Lightly age toned, else textblock is clean and tight. Faded orange top edge with couple small round moisture spots. Orange cloth binding, with minor character and shelf wear; Protected by a clear five-mil mylar dust jacket;. 284p. Includes chapters: Hong-Kong to Haiphong, Cities of Tonkin, Hue, The Tiger, The Mandarin Route, Through Annam, Nha Trang to Saigon, Angkor, Bangkok, Siam's Railways, Java, Bali, and much more. View more info

The Breach in the Wall: a Memoir of the Old China

By: Candlin, Enid Saunders

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, Paragon House: 1987

Edition: First Paper Back Edition

Seller ID: EW506

ISBN: 0913729957

Condition: Very Good


Textblock very clean and tight; Covers very clean and lightly edge-rubbed; 340p., including index. View more info

The Oriental Annual, or Scenes in India

By: Caunter, Rev. Hobart (a Descriptive Account by)

Price: $275.00

Publisher: London, Bull and Churton: 1835

Seller ID: SB5176

Condition: Very Good+


bookplate of M. Huizinga Messchert on fep, else clean and tight textblock. All edges gilt. Beautiful decorative binding with light edge and corner wear; 263p. View more info

The Wazir Khan Mosque: Lahore History and Architecture

By: Chaghatai, Dr. M. Abdullah

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Lahore, Pakistan, Copy Book Shop: 1975

Seller ID: SB9277

Condition: Very Good


Published in English and Urdu. Bubbled endpapers, else clean and tight. Peeling to paper boards front top corner, slighlty bowed and bubbled, rubbed boards, cloth spine. 19 pages in English. Detailed diagrams. View more info

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Social Life in Ancient India; a Study in Vatsyayana's Kamasutra

By: Chakladar, H. C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Calcutta, India, Susil Gupta (India) Limited: 1954

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: SJ7307

Condition: Very Good


slightly rippled and creased front and rear end papers, else textblock clean and tight. aged, slightly wrinkled boards, with overall light shelf wear; 195p., including bibliography and index. View more info

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From Khyber to Oxus; A Study in Imperial Expansion

By: Chakravarty, Suhash

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient Longman: 1976

Seller ID: SJ8585

Condition: Very Good


Textblock and binding is clean and tight; the dust jacket has been repaired with clear tape and white paper over a large, rectangular chip at the top edge of the front panel; the jacket extremities are otherwise lightly to moderately worn, torn and chipped; 280p., including bibliography and index. View more info

In the Tiger Jungle: And Other Stories of Missionary Work Among the Telugus of India

By: Chamberlain, Rev. Jacob (by); Clark, Rev. Francis E. (intro.)

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, Oliphant Anderson and Ferrier: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB6915

Condition: Good+


Aged textblock. Previous owner's inked name on ffep. Frontispiece is lightly loose at hinge, but safely intact. Remainder of textblock clean and tight. Moderate edge and spine wear to binding, with bumped and partially frayed corners and spine extremities. 218p. View more info

The Devil's Horsemen: The Mongol Invasion of Europe

By: Chambers, James

Price: $6.95

Publisher: NY, Atheneum: 1985

Seller ID: SB7755

ISBN: 0689706936

Condition: Very Good+


Previous owner's stamped name/address along bottom edge of title page. Otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Blue cloth spine and blue boards, small moisture stain on front bottom edge. Dust jacket is unclipped, a bit of rubbing to the head and foot of spine otherwise in great condition, mylar sleeved. 190pp., including glossary and index. View more info