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Massacres of Christians By Heathen Chinese and Horrors of the Boxers Containing a Complete History of the Boxers; the Tai-Ping insurrection and Massacres of the Foreign Ministers; Manners, Customs and Peculiarities of the Chinese; Oriental Splendors

By: Cleveland, Harold Irwin

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, S. C. Miller & Co.: 1900

Seller ID: SB8641

Condition: Very Good (in mylar)


Both front and rear end papers are torn/worn through at the gutter with the hinges securely intact; Minimally aged, otherwise textblock is in great condition, clean and tight. All edges marbled. Illustration on front cover, stamped decorations and lettering on front cover and down spine, lightly shelf worn. The spine-faded binding now protected by a three-mil, clear, fitted mylar dust jacket; 612p., including chronology. Large, folded map, worn at the folds, is laid in. View more info

Spoilt Children of Empire: Westerners in Shanghai and the Chinese Revolution of the 1920s

By: Clifford, Nichaolas R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hanover, NH, University Press of New England: 1991

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SB7534

ISBN: 0874515483

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality. Appears brand-new and unread other than minimal edge wear to the blue cloth binding. Mylar sleeved; 361p., including bibliography and index. View more info

Meet India; Everyday Facts About India

By: Cline, Marie I.

Price: $7.28

Publisher: Albuquerque, The University Of New Mexico Press: 1943

Seller ID: SJ7633

Condition: Good


a working copy; ffep excised; slightly moisture stained half title page, front matter pages, and title page. rectangulat hole through the center of the rear free end paper; remainder of textblock clean and tight. edge-worn, faded binding with bumped edges.176p., including index. View more info

N.-W. F. Province Gazetteers. Peshawar District: Volume B: Statistical Tables

By: Cobb, E. H. (preface)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Lahore, Pakistan, A. E. Smedley: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB7782

Condition: Good


Previous owner's inked name on fep, rippled endpapers, age toned, and ffep verso is seperated from the hinge between the title page, but is still safely intact. Else textblock is clean and tight. Very large folded statistical chart in rear pocket. Age toned and character-soiled covers, bumped head and foot of spine and bumped corners. 127p. View more info

The Handbook of Tibetan Culture: a Guide to Tibetan Centres and Resources Throughout the World

By: Coleman, Graham (Editor)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, Shambhala Publications: 1994

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: EW465

ISBN: 1570620024

Condition: Very Good


A look at the Buddhist culture of Tibet prefaced by The Dalai Lama. Textblock very clean and tight; Covers worn, spine creased and edge and corner scuffed; 430p., including index. View more info

Korea-1950

By: Collins, J. Lawton (chief of staff)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Department Of The Army: 1952

Seller ID: SB5121

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's inked name on title page, otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Minor tearing at head and foot of spine, creased corners, light edge wear. 281pp. View more info

China in Transformation

By: Colquhoun, Archibald R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB8466

Condition: Very Good


Sligthly moisture rppled but un-stained textblock, doesn't affect the text at all, else clean and tight. Rear pocket with three folded maps in color, lightly worn at the folds. Overall still a great copy. Lightly edge-worn, green cloth binding, protected by a clear, five-mil mylar dust jacket; 397p., including glossary and index. View more info

Two on their Travels

By: Colquhoun, Ethel

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, A. S. Barnes and Co.: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB8475

Condition: Very Good


Textblock is clean and tight. Gilt top edge. Soiled/sunned spine, less so to the boards, bumped corners, bumped head and foot of spine, gilt stamped decoration on front cover; Binding protected by clear, five-mil mylar; 242p. View more info

Travels of a Pioneer of Commerce

By: Cooper, Thomas Thornville

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Arno Press: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 23703

Condition: Very Good+


extremeley clean copy; textblock immaculate and tight; unclipped jacket has very minimal wear along very top margins; fold out map of China and India in back; 471pp View more info

Man-Eaters of India

By: Corbett, Jim

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1957

Seller ID: SB9931

Condition: Very Good


Several news clippings glued to half title/other works/title/copyright/rear fep, else clean and tight; Illustrated endpapers. Orange cloth binding with brown stamped tiger paw print, bumped/worn head and foot of spine, lightly bumped corners. Price-clipped dust jacket, moderate wear and tear to extremities, chipped head and foot of spine, chipped corners and moderately character-soiled. 197p. View more info

My Heritage with Morning Glories: A White Russian Growing Up in China

By: Cosman, Tania Manooiloff

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Creative Communication Services: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB4673

Condition: Near Fine


Immaculate and tight textblock and binding. Unclipped dust jacket with several closed edge tears; 179p., including books consulted. View more info

Master Kung: The Story of Confucius

By: Crow, Carl (by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1938

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: SB8430

Condition: Very Good


Mapped endpages, pictures, clean and tight textblock. Deep red cloth binding, lighlty shelf worn. Price-clipped, very spine-faded dust jacket, chipped head and foot of spine, chipping to corners, mylar sleeved for safe-keeping. 345pp. View more info

Japan's Dream of World Empire: The Tanaka Memorial

By: Crown, Carl (edited with an intro. by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB9007

Condition: Very Good+


Yellowed endpapers, aged gutters on fep & rep, otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Black cloth binding, minor bumping to corners, as well as to head and foot of spine. Unclipped dust jacket, chipped corners, chipping to head and foot of spine, light loss to edges. Enclosed in Robert Wang custom-made slip case; 118p., including bibliography. View more info

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Book of Indian Eras, with Tables for Calculating Indian Dates

By: Cunningham, Alexander

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Varanasi, India, Indological Book House Antiquarian Booksellers & Publishers: 1970

Seller ID: SJ8868

Condition: Very Good


Lightly bubbled endpapers. Smudge on page 209, otherwise clean and tight. Rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with chips and closed-tears. 227pp. View more info

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New Excavations at Nad-I Ali (Sorkh Dagh), Afghanistan: Research Monograph No. 16

By: Dales, George F.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Center for South and Southeast Asia Studies University of California: 1977

Seller ID: SJ9085

Condition: Very Good+


Textblock is clean and tight. Lightly edge or spine worn. 121pp.; including concluding remarks, footnotes and bibliography. View more info

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Administration of Princely State: During the Regime of Maharana Bhuparl Singhji of Mewar

By: Darda, Dr. R. S.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Jodhpur, Rajasthani Granthagar: 1985

Seller ID: SJ8951

Condition: Very Good


Textblock and binding is clean and tight. Lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with light edge and spine wear. 64pp.; including bibliography and glossary. Presents the administration of Mewar State during the regime of Maharana Bhupal Singhji. View more info

Soverign Rights of Indian Princes

By: Das, Tarakanath

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Madras, Ganesh & Co., Publishers:

Seller ID: SJ8109

Condition: Good


scarce; no date of publication, but the preface is dated January 1, 1924; aged textblock is clean and tight. the printed paper boards are very, worn, aged and decidedly character-soiled; 105p. View more info

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The Trials and Triumphs of the Mewar Kingdom (Udaipur)

By: Davenport, Mr. Hugh (compiled by)

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Rajasthan, India, Mewar Charitable Foundation: 1975

Seller ID: SJ9109

Condition: Good


Moisture worn end pages. Otherwise clean and tight. Moisture worn cover, creased corners, edge wear. 92p., including appendix, bibliography, and corrigenda. View more info

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The Birth Pangs of Pakistan

By: Day, Clarence Burton

Price: $48.50

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Chinese Materials Center, Inc.: 1977

Seller ID: SJ8909

Condition: Very Good


Textblock and binding is clean and tight. Lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with sun-faded spine.141pp., including an appendix of Chinese Materials and Research Aids. View more info

Chindit Indiscretion

By: Denny, J. H.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Christopher Johnson: 1956

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: SB8184

Condition: Very Good


Small round pink mark on bep, else textblock is clean and tight. Folded head of spine, light dent on front bottom edge, lightly bumped corners. Very worn and scuffed dust jacket, moderate chips to corners, chipping to head and foot of spine, several chips to the edges, mylar sleeved. 256p. View more info