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Kokoro Hints and Echoes of Japanese Inner Life

by Lafcadio Hearn

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biblioboy
Published
1907
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Bernhard Tauchnitz , Leipzig , 1907 Stated as the copyright edition , First Thus . 280 page Hardcover. Velum binding , marbled end papers . A near fine copy with light dust soiling, Neat small previous owners name on first blank page. Leather spine label. See Photos k/center 2
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Chinese Lives: an Oral History of Contemporary China

by Xinxin, Zhang; Ye, Sang; Davin, Delia; Jenner, W. J. F

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biblioboy
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
first thus
ISBN
9780394559285
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$12.99

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New York, New York: Pantheon. 1984 In 1984 the authors travelled around China interviewing people to form a composite picture of the modern descendents of the Peking Man -- hence the original Chinese title of the collection, Peking Man (Beijingren).Near fine in very good jacket 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾ very light dust soiling top pg edges in dj with 2 small closed… Read more
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China Alive in the Bitter Sea

by Butterfield, Fox

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biblioboy
Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780553342192
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$10.99

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New York, New York: Bantam Books 1983. Vivid portrayal of China and it's people. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾ edge wear sunning to spine
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The Chinese View of the World

by Hao, Yufan

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biblioboy
Published
1989
Condition
Fine with No dust jacket as issued
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9780679722830
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$12.99

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New York, New York: Pantheon 1989. Essays discuss China's nuclear strategy, and relations with the Soviet Union, the U.S., Korea, Southeast Asia, Hong Kong, and the Third World Fine 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾ .wh55
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Cathay a Journey in Seach of Old China

by Bordewich Fergus

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biblioboy
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good in Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780132021364
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$14.50

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NY: Prentice Hall. Very Good in Fine dust jacket. 1991. Hard Cover. 0132021366 . NEAR FINE in FINE jacket 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. REMAINDER MARK TO BOTTOM PAGE EDGES ELSE FINE IN FINE DJ. .
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China Wakes: the Struggle for the Soul of a Rising Power

by Kristof, Nicholas D. ; Wudunn, Sheryl

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biblioboy
Published
1994
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
Third Printing
ISBN
9780812922523
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$12.99

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NY: Time Books 1994 Third Printing. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. When China wakes, it will shake the world," Napoleon Bonaparte once remarked. That moment is now at hand. And in this book Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, the Pulitzer Prize winning Beijing correspondents of The New York Times, bring to life the people, the politics, and the paradoxes… Read more
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The Horizon Concise History of Japan

by Busch, Noel Fairchild

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biblioboy
Published
1972
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780070092990
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$12.80

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NY: American Heritage Pub. Co.. 1972. Hard Cover. Fine in dust jacket with a small rubbed spot to the head of the spine. The dust jacket is protected by an adjustable cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. mystery23
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Tell the World: What Happened in China and Why

by Liu, Binyan; Ming, Ruan; Gang, Xu; Epstein, Henry L

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biblioboy
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9780394583709
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$12.80

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A very good to near fine copy with light edge wear, minor dust soiling and a neat previous owners small blind stamp on the front free end paper. See Photos 195 page hardcover in dust jacket.
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Ancestors: 900 Years in the Life of a Chinese Family

by Ching, Frank

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biblioboy
Published
1989
Condition
Good
Edition
1st paperback edition
ISBN
9780449903537
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$10.80

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A good to very good copy with dust soiling to the page edges with a previous owners name on the inside front cover. 1989.0449903532 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. ; Photos and Drawings . 528 pages 715
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Itambu!

by Selby David

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biblioboy
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$15.99

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London, United Kingdom: Angus And Robertson. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1964. Hard Cover. Previous owner Name on the lower edge of the front end paper. The book has light dust soiling to the page edges, Else a tight clear near fine copy in a dust jacket with light edge wear wear and light rubbing. 8vo… Read more
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The Great Black Dragon Fire

by Salisbury Harrison E

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biblioboy
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
y First Edition
ISBN
9780316809030
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Boston, Massachusetts: Little Brown & Co. 187 page recount of the worst forest fire recoreded, burning for over a month, the author interviewed survivors, forest workers, firefighters and inspeted the disaster region. Condition: dust soiling and remainder mark top page edges, in fine dust jacket see photos tv4 . Very Good+. Hardcover. y First Edition. 2nd Printing. 1989.
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