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CERAMICS, PORCELAIN, JADE, CLOISONNÉ from ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY

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Berlin: Dietrich Reimer / Ernst Vohsen, 1925. NOT A LIBRARY COPY - Volume I: 35 pp. text and a section with 64 monochrome plates (hundreds of illustrations). Volume II: 17 pp. text and 53 plates, followed by 17 folding plates in colour. EXTRA: Chinese inscriptions and their transliteration and translation * Alphabetical Index to Plates (Volume I & II). … Read more
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1,400.00
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Chinese Ceramics * The Louvre Museum (Documents d 'Art) * 2 Volumes

by MARQUET De VASSELOT, J.J. & M-J. BALLOT

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1922
Condition
Good
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950.00

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Paris: Albert Morancé, 1922. Chinese Ceramics. Han period to Ming period. (206 B.C.-1643)/ K'ang-Hsi period to our days (1622-1911). 2 volumes, 31,(1); 29,(1) textpp., 40/ 44 plates (several in color), Loose as issued in 2 unif. giltlettered clothbacked board portfolios with ties (often lacking). -*Second volume has a light scratch on frontcover and top of spine is trifle… Read more
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950.00
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A Survey of Chinese Ceramics (5 volumes)

by LIU LIANG-YU

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1991
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As New
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1,300.00

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Taiwan: Aries Gemini Publ. Ltd., 1991. Illustrated throughout with over 2000 coloured plates. 1. Early wares; prehistoric to tenth century (288 pp.) 2. Sung wares (307 pp.) 3. Liao, Hsi-Hsia, Chin and Yuan wares (299 pp.) 4. Ming official wares (308 pp.) 5. Ch'ing official and popular wares (320 pp.). EXTRA postage required ! Size: 39x27. Cloth w. DJ.. As… Read more
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1,300.00
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Histoire et fabrication de la porcelaine Chinoise

by JULIEN, S.

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1856
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Good
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375.00

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Paris: Mallet-Bachelier, 1856. Accompagné de notes et d'additions . A. Salvétat. Et augmenté d'un mémoire sur la porcelaine du Japon, traduit du Japonais p. J. Hoffmann. (8), viii, cxxiii, 320, (2) pp. Frontispiece, fold-out map of China coloured in outlines and 14 full-page plates. Modern cloth with red spine label. Some spotting/foxing, but an excellent copy. Exlibris. An authorative study… Read more
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375.00
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Chinese Ceramics in Private Collections.

by HOBSON R.L. B. RACKHAM and W. KING.

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1931
Condition
Fine
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575.00

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London: Halton & Truscott Smith, 1931. XXII, 201pp. with 32 tipped-in colour plates and 361 b/w illustrations. Orig. red cloth, top edge gilt. One of 625 numbered copies (this is number 58). A VERY CLEAN and UNMARKED COPY (no inscriptions, no markings, no ex libris, no stain : ONLY some very light spots of discoloring to spine). NO EXTRA MAILING… Read more
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575.00
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Chinese Porcelain Collections in the Near East: Topkapi and Ardebil (3 Volumes)

by MISUGI, T.

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1981
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As New
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375.00

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Hongkong University Press, 1981. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION (3 volumes), pp. xi, 273; x, 282; x, 372. With numerous illustrated plates, some in colour. Dark blue cloth with titles to spine and upper boards in white. A scholarly historical analysis of the export of Chinese ceramics to the Near and Middle East, together with a catalogue of the objects in the… Read more
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375.00
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Early Chinese Jades

by POPE-HENNESSY, UNA

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1923
Condition
Good
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400.00

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London: Ernest Benn, 1923. 148 pp. + LXIV plates, each plate accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress. Condition: Good :endpaper/ title page and edges of text block minor foxing - block with plates is clean. EXTRA mailing costs!. CLOTHBOUND. Good. 29x24.
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400.00
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Chinese Porcelain and Hard Stones ( 2 Volumes)

by GORER, E. & BLACKER, J.F.

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1911
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Fine
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3,000.00

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London: B. Quaritch, 1911. XXXVIII; (18) textpp., 254 col. plates (6 folding.), each with explanatory text leaf in English and French. Printed in 1000 numbered copies (this copy 420), original. unif. gilt decorated cloth., top edge gilt. VERY CLEAN & GOOD COPIES: Some text leaves slightly foxed. NO inscriptions, no bookplate, no discoloring, no stickers, no new endpapers, etc. FIRM… Read more
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3,000.00
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The EDWARD T. CHOW COLLECTION (3 volumes complete)

by Auction Catalogues Sotheby Parke Bernet Hong Kong in Association with Michel Beurdeley

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1980
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As New
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375.00

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Hong Kong: Sotheby's, 1980. The Edward T. Chow Collection . PART ONE: Ming and Qing Porcelain November 25, 1980 - 158 pp. , PART TWO: Early Chinese Ceramics and Ancient Bronzes, December 16, 1980 - 142 pp. PART THREE: Ming and Qing Porcelain and Works of Art. May 19, 1981 - 182 pp. All editions profusely illustrated in… Read more
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375.00
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London: Ernest Benn, 1925. XXX,(1),155,(1) p., 31 (folding.) color and 49 monochrome plates. Includes bibliography, index and a section on marks. Original cloth with gilt decoration on front panel and gilt lettering on spine. With original DUSTJACKET (some rubbing and fading). GOOD COPY with some foxing along edges. Size: 29x24. CLOTHBOUND. Good/Good.
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300.00
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The Westerners Among the Figurines of the T'ang Dynasty of China (Serie Orientale Roma, XX)

by MAHLER, Jane Gaston

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1959
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Good
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55.00

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Roma: Istituto Italiano Per Il Medio Ed Extremo Oriente, 1959. 237 pp. with 42 b/w plates, folding maps, bibliography, index. Two small parts top jacket missing. Otherwise good copy. Size: 25x18. CLOTHBOUND. Good/Fair.
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55.00
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THE EARLY CERAMIC WARES OF CHINA.

by HETHERINGTON, A.L.

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1922
Condition
Fine
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150.00

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London: Benn Brothers, Ltd., 1922. XVIII, 159pp. text and 45 plates (several in colour) with numerous illustrations. Descriptions on opposite protective tissue papers (all present !). Copy bound in brown cloth with gilt title. In very good condition (no inscriptions, no wear, no stain - only one plate with small tear in lower border). * EXTRA postage required ! Size:… Read more
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150.00
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Das Islamische Iznik. Mit einem Quellenkundlichen Beitrag von Robert Anhegger.

by OTTO-DORN, Katharina

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1941
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As New
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150.00

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Berlin: Zweigstelle Istanbul des Archaeologischen Instituts des Deutschen Reiches, 1941. [xvi], 209, [52] pp., 52 pp. with numerous b/w plates. Bound in modern halfcloth burgundy-red with corners and gilt title on spine. * Istanbuler Forschungen Band 13. Size: 27.5x21. CLOTHBOUND. As New.
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150.00
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Annamese ceramics = Annan toji zukan

by OKUDA, SEIICHI

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1954
Condition
As New
Edition
1st edition.
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100.00

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Tokyo: Zauho Kankokai hatsubai, 1954. 8, 22pp., 96 plates. (including several in colour). English and Japanese text. Very good copy in original orange cloth with CARDBOARD BOX. Size: 30.5x21.5. 1st edition.. CLOTHBOUND. As New.
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100.00
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Meisterwerke aus China, Korea und Japan.

by SCHLOMBS, Adele

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1995
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AS NEW
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40.00

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München: Prestel, 1995. 296 S. mit Beiträgen von Sybille Girmond, Patricia Jirka-Schmitz, Heike Kotzenberg, Birgit Mayr, Adele Schombs, Masako Shono-Sladek, Eva Ströber und Ji Hyun Whang. - Viele Abbildungen in Farbe von Skulpturen, Zeichnungen, Keramiken, Möbeln, Fächern u.a. * Highlights from the East Asian Art Museum Cologne. Size: 30x25. CLOTHBOUND. AS NEW/New.
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40.00
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COLLECTION "R " LENZBURG

by ROTH, H.P.

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1966
Condition
Fine
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20.00

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Lenzburg / Switzerland: Chinese Art Club C.A.C. International, 1966. Bedeutende Kunstschätze vergangener Epochen: CHINA, JAPAN, TIBET, HINTER-INDIEN, INDIEN. Mit vielen Abb. und Tafeln ( einige in Farbe). * Ceramics, Sculptures, Paintings, Lacquerware, Netsukes, Furniture (etc.) from a private collection. Size: 23½x17½. Original paper cover. Fine.
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20.00
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Traditional pottery techniques of Pakistan. Field and laboratory studies

by RYE, O. & C. EVANS

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ASIA PACIFIC LIBRARY
Published
1976
Condition
GOOD
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25.00

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Washington, 1976. xviii, 283pp. with 82 plates (nums. ills.); 36 figs. & 15 tables; map. * Smithsonian contributions to anthropology number 21.. Softcover. GOOD. 30x23½.
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25.00
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