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Why the Indonesians revolt

by Si Barani; Soekma Ngembara

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1945
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San Francisco: Indonesian Committee for a Free Indonesia of San Francisco, 1945. Pamphlet. 24 p., staplebound pamphlet, very good. Correction slip laid in. Cover map of the Indonesian islands with an outline of the United States overlaid.
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Why the Indonesians revolt

by Si Barani; Soekma Ngembara

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1945
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San Francisco: Indonesian Committee for a Free Indonesia of San Francisco, 1945. Pamphlet. 24 p., staplebound pamphlet, old price stamped in corner, mild toning. Correction slip laid in. Cover map of the Indonesian islands with an outline of the United States overlaid.
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003. Hardcover. xv, 234p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9.25 inches, illus., maps, very good condition in like dj.
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Vita Sexualis

by Mori, Ogai; translated by Kazuji Ninomiya & Sanford Goldstein

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1972
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Rutland, VT: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1972. Paperback. 153p., wraps, 4.25x7.25 inches, small sticker on verso of front wrap, sticker scar on half-title else very good condition. Tut Books. Autobiographical novel of sexual awakening. First published (and subsequently banned) in 1909. Some gay content, although the protagonist is straight.
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Le Voyage du Terschelling sur les côtes de Bengale (1661): La relation de Frans Janssen van der Heiden

by Janssen van der Heiden, Frans; translated and presented by Henja Vlaardingerbroek & Xavier de Castro

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Published
1999
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9782906462533
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Paris: Chandeigne, 1999. Paperback. 219p., wraps, 6.25x8.75 inches, illus., very good first edition in like dj. Text in French. Collection Magellane.
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The Kingdom of Johor 1641-1728

by Andaya, Leonard Y.

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Published
1975
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9780195803228
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Kuala Lumpur: Oxford in Asia, 1975. Paperback. XVII 394 p., Very good paperback with minor shelf wear.
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1981. Hardcover. xiv, 237p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.75 inches, very good first edition in an unclipped, lightly yellowed dj with a small closed tear on the rear panel. From the library of literary scholar Noriko Mizuta, with her Japanese ownership stamp on the free front endpaper, front blank, and half-title.
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Bangkok: White Orchid Press, 1981. Paperback. [10], 307, [12]p. + [16]p. of plates, wraps, 5.25x7.5 inches, two small pen marks on front blank else very good fascimile reprint of the original 1688 edition. Cover title: "Voyage to Siam" Itineraria Asiatica, Thailand Volume II.
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The Natural and Political History of the Kingdom of Siam

by Gervaise, Nicolas; translated and edited with an introduction and notes by John Villiers

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Published
1989
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9789748495330
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Bangkok: White Lotus Co, 1989. Hardcover. xxii, 254p., boards with gilt titling, 6x8.5 inches, illus., one fold-out map, ownership stamp on half-title else very good condition in like dj with old price sticker on the front flap. Gervaise was a French diplomat who visited Siam in the 1680s.
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Le Voyage en Chine d'Adriano de las Cortes, s.j. (1625)

by de las Cortes, Adriano; translation, presentation and notes by Pascale Girard

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2001
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9782906462663
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Paris: Chandeigne, 2001. Paperback. 527p., wraps, 6.25x8.75 inches, illus., very good condition in like dj. Text in French. Collection Magellane.
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Le Voyage aux Indes de Nicolò de' Conti (1414-1439)

by de' Conti, Nicolò; presented by Geneviève Bouchon & Anne-Laure Amilhat-Szary, translated by Diane Ménard

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2004
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9782906462861
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Paris: Chandeigne, 2004. Paperback. 173p., wraps, 6.25x8.75 inches, illus., very good first edition in like dj. Text in French. Collection Magellane.
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New Delhi: Asian Educational Services, 1992. Hardcover. xvi, 344p., boards, 5.75x9 inches, map in pocket at rear, very good fascimilie reprint of the 1924 edition.
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1688 Revolution in Siam: The Memoir of Father de Bèze, s.j.

by de Bèze, Father; translated with introduction, commentary, appendices and notes by E.W. Hutchinson

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Published
1968
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Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 1968. Hardcover. xxiii, 179p + [18]p. of plates., cloth-covered boards, map endpapers, frontis., one fold-out map, remainder mark on bottom edge else very good condition in an edgeworn dj with several small edge tears repaired with tape.
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The British Settlement of Penang

by Low, James; introduction by James C. Jackson

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1972
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Singapore: Oxford University Press, 1972. Hardcover. v, 321p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x9 inches, two fold-out diagrams, bookstore label on free front endpaper, half-title toned else very good condition in an unclipped and edgeworn dj. Fascimile reprint of a work originally publsihed in 1836. Oxford in Asia Historical Reprints.
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Traité de Luís Fróis, S.J. (1585): sur les contradictions de moeurs entre Européens & Japonais

by Fróis, Luís; translated by Xavier de Castro & Robert Schrimpf, presented by José Manuel Garcia

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Published
1994
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Paris: Chandeigne, 1994. Paperback. 187p., wraps, 6.25x8.75 inches, illus., very good second revised edition in like dj. Text in French. Collection Magellane. The Portuguese Jesuit's account of his missionary work in Japan.
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Travellers' Tales of Old Singapore

by Wise, Michael and Mun Him Wise, compilers

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Published
1996
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9781873047811
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Brighton, UK: In Print Publishing, 1996. Paperback. 303p., wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., very good condition. Time period of the tales ranges from 1819 to 1942.
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Les Portugais au Tibet: Les premières relations jésuites (1624-1635)

by Didier, Hugues, translator and presenter

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1996
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9782906462311
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Paris: Chandeigne, 1996. Paperback. 383p., wraps, 6.25x8.75 inches, illus., very good first edition in like dj. Text in French. Collection Magellane.
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The Conquest of Malacca

by de Sa de Meneses, Francisco; translated by Edgar C. Knowlton, Jr.

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1970
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Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya Press, 1970. Hardcover. xxxiv, 234p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.75 inches, frontis., corners bumped else very good condition in an unclipped, worn, and soiled dj. Epic poem on the conquest of Malacca by the Portuguese in 1511.
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Deus Destroyed: The Image of Christianity in Early Modern Japan

by Elison, George

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1973
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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1973. Hardcover. xiv, 542, [1]p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.5 inches, illus., very good condition in a lightly worn, unclipped dj. Harvard East Asian Series 72.
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Foreigners in Formosa 1841-1874

by Carrington, George Williams

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1977
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San Francisco: Chinese Materials Center, 1977. 308p. hardcover, inscribed by the author; edgeworn dustjacket.
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