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The Chinese in Modern Malaya

by Purcell, Victor

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Published
1956
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Singapore: Donald Moore, 1956. Pamphlet. 63p. staplebound booklet, ownership rubberstamp on cover, pages evenly toned. Background to Malaya Series, no. 9.
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image of The Chinese in Britain: annotated bibliography and research resources

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Coventry: University of Warwick, Centre for Research in Ethnic Relations, 1994. Pamphlet. 23p., staplebound booklet, very good. Bibliographies in ethnic relations, no. 12.
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Shanghai's Schemozzle: Volumes 1 and 2 Together

by Sapajou [Georgii Avksent'ievich Sapojnikoff] with R.T. Peyton-Griffin ("In Parenthesis"); foreword by Richard Rigby

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Published
2007
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Hong Kong: China Economic Review Publishing, 2007. Paperback. 160p., wraps, 8.25x11.75 inches, illus., wraps lightly worn else very good condition. Originally published in 1937 by the North-China Daily News. The former Russian Imperial Army lieutenant Sapojnikoff, a White Russian refugee who settled in Shanghai in 1920, worked as a cartoonist for various newspapers including the North-China Daily News. His… Read more
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image of New Peace County - A Chinese Gazetteer of the Hong Kong Region - prepared for press and with additional material by Hugh D.R. Baker

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Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 1983. Hardcover. Unpaginated preliminaries, 151p., illustrated with maps, at least two folding, one of which (map #9) huge and kept in a rear pocket. Hardcover book in 10x7 inch faux leather boards lettered in silverfoil and enclosed in the dust jacket. Very nice copy, absolutely sound, clean and unmarked.
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image of Cina a Milano: famiglie, ambienti e lavori della popolazione cinese a Milano

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Milan: Abitare Segesta cataloghi, 1997. Paperback. 251p., paperback, 10.25x10.75 inches, very good. Black and white photos. On the Chinese immigrant community in Milan, Italy.
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image of Rhodes of Viet Nam: The Travels and Missions of Father Alexander de Rhodes in China and Other Kingdoms of the Orient

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Westminster, MD: The Newman Press, 1966. Hardcover. xx, 245p., cloth-covered boards, 5x8.75 inches, map endpapers, frontis. portrait of Rhodes, very good condition in a lightly edgeworn, unclipped dj. Rhodes was a Jesuit missionary who traveled in China and Vietman in the 17th century.
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image of [Reprint of] The HongKong Guide 1883 [aka Hong Kong] With an Introduction by H.J. Lethbridge

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Hong Kong: Oxford University Press, 1986. Paperback. Originally issued by Kelly and Walsh, this reissue runs x, ii, ii, 137p., x, ads, softbound in 7.5x5 inch glazed decorated wraps. Very nice: sound, clean, free of any markings.
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image of Yi ge ban shi ji yi lai de Shanghai youtai ren: You tai min zu shi shang de dong fang yi ye 一个半世纪以来的上海犹太人 : 犹太民族史上的东方一页

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Beijing: She hui ke xue wen xian chu ban she, 2002. Hardcover. 296p., paperback neatly rebound as hardcover, perhaps by the publisher; text in Chinese except for an English table of contents. On 150 years of Jews in Shanghai.
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image of St. Francis Xavier, his life and times / Dai Zabieru ten: rainichi 450-shūnen sono shōgai to Nanban bunka no iho 大ザビエル展 : 来日 450周年その生涯と南蛮文化の遺宝

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Tokyo: Tobu Bijutsukan, 1999. Paperback. 273p., very good paperback, illustrations largely in color, text in Japanese. Catalog of an exhibition on the Jesuit missionary.
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Wartime Shanghai

by Yeh, Wen-Hsin, Editor

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1998
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9780415757287
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London; New York: Routledge, 1998. Paperback. 232p., paperback, very good.
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The First Holy One

by Collis, Maurice

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Published
1948
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1948. Hardcover. American hardbound first edition in excellent shape. x, 280p., vii, first American edition red cloth boards with green and gilt spine labeling; spine panel a bit sun-faded, corner-tips minutely turned, small adhesion to back cover. A sound clean copy that lacks the jacket.
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The Future of the Overseas Chinese in Southeast Asia

by Williams, Lea E.

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Published
1966
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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1966. Hardcover. 143p. hardcover in dustjacket, very good.
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History of the Conquest of China. Introduction by H.S. Bhatia

by Palafox, Senor

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Published
1978
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New Delhi: Deep & Deep Publications, 1978. Hardcover. 272p., two plates in b&w, hardbound in 9x5.5 inch black-papered boards and dust jacket. The jacket bears a long poorly-repaired tear along top edge (see our photo) and a couple of cross-outs by a reader where text incorrectly refers to Palafox as a Jesuit. First written in 1644 in Spanish. A… Read more
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Shanghai: art of the city

by Knight, Michael; Dany Chan; Nancy Zeng Berliner

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Published
2010
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9780939117543
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San Francisco: Asian Art Museum, 2010. Paperback. xiii, 284p., very good paperback, first edition. Color photos with extensive text, published for an exhibition spanning the late Imperial era to modern times.
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image of The Astronomia Europaea of Ferdinand Verbiest, S.J. (Dillingen, 1687). Text, Translation, Notes and Commentaries. Jointly published by Institut Monumenta Serica - Sankt Augustin and Ferdinand Verbeiest Foundation - Leuven

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Nettetal: Steyler Verlag, 1993. Hardcover. 547p., illustrated with text in facsimile and a number of period illustrations, mostly of astronomical instruments. Hardbound in 9.5x6.5 inch squareback green casing lettered white; slightest edgewear and a tiny crackling sound as book is opened (we perceive no damage of any kind). Sound clean unmarked copy. Monumenta Serica Monograph Series XXVIII.
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image of Foreign mud; being an account of the opium imbrolio at Canton in the 1830's & the Anglo-Chinese war that followed

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1956. 319p., plates, plans and maps as called for and in fine shape, later printing bound in very bright yellow cloth with spine label in gilt and pink, and enclosed in the dust jacket. Handsomely-designed book in lovely shape.
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image of South China in the sixteenth century. Being the narratives of Galeote Pereira, Fr. Gaspar Da Cruz & Fr. Martín de Rada (1550-1575)

South China in the sixteenth century. Being the narratives of Galeote Pereira, Fr. Gaspar Da Cruz & Fr. Martín de Rada (1550-1575)

by Boxer, C.R.; Galeote Pereira; Gaspar da Cruz; Martín de Rada

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Published
1953
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£37.32

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London: Hakluyt Society, 1953. xci, 388p., very good hardcover. Series II vol. CVI.
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Le Voyage du Thé: Album Chinois du XVIIIe Siècle

by Mariage Frères; preface by Pierre Baptiste

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Published
2002
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9782914661553
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Paris: Bibliothèque de l'Image / Mariage Frères, 2002. Paperback. 92, [2]p., wraps, 9x11 inches, profusely illus., very good condition. Text in English and French. Mariage Frères is a French tea company.
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image of New democracy and the transition to socialism in China by Communist Organization Bay Area [with] The Cultural Revolution in China by Committee for a Proletarian Party

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[Oakland, CA & San Diego]]: [Communist Organization Bay Area & Committee for a Proletarian Party], 1981. Paperback. 159p., staplebound wraps, 8.5x11 inches, edgeworn at spine with extra staples added for reinforcement.
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image of Basic writings of Mo Tzu, Hsün Tzu and Han Fei Tzu. Translated by Burton Watson

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New York: Columbia University Press, 1967. 140, 177, 135 pages, very good hardcover in dustjacket.
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