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Da tong shu 大同書

by Kang Youwei 康有為

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2480
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San Francisco: Sai Gai Yat Bo, 2480. 2, 74, 6p., paperback, covers unevenly toned, interior clean; second printing. Text in Chinese. San Francisco edition of one of the major works by the Confucian reformist.
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Western Travellers in China Discovering the Middle Kingdom

by Hanotiau, Bernard & Annie De Coster

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Published
2009
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Brussels: Bibliotheca Wittockiana, 2009. Paperback. 189p., 8x12 inches, Exhibition catalog, illustrated throughout with photos, maps, drawings, some in color, very good copy.
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The Oriental Adventure Explorers of the East

by Severin, Timothy

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Published
1976
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9780316781756
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Boston: Little, Brown & Co, 1976. Hardcover. 240p., brown boards, previous owner's gift inscription to front free endpaper, very good. Price clipped dust jacket shows some dulling, bit of edgewear.
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Outlaws of the marsh

by Shi Nai'an and Luo Guanzhong, translated by Sidney Shapiro

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Published
1980
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Beijing: Foreign Languages Press, 1980. Hardcover. Three volumes [1605p.], illus., very good condition in slightly edge worn djs with faded spines, in the original very good condition card slip case. e. A 14th-century Chinese novel considered one of the Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese literature.
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China on Paper European and Chinese Works from the Late Sixteenth to the Early Nineteenth Century

by Reed, Marcia, and Demattè, Paola (editors

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Published
2007
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9780892368693
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Los Angeles: Getty Research Institute, 2007. Hardcover. ix, 235p., 9x11 inches, orange boards, color illustrations throughout, very good in an illustrated, slightly worn dust jacket.
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Hong Kong: Provisional Urban Council, 1997. Paperback. 96 pages., 10.5x15 inches, illustrated cover wraps, color illustrations throughout, in very good condition. Text ion English and Chinese.
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Pictures and Visuality in Early Modern China

by Clunas, Craig

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Published
1997
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9780691057613
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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1997. Hardcover. 221p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.5 inches, profusely illus., very good first US edition in very good unclipped dj.
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China in Ancient and Modern Maps

by Ancient Map Research Team

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Published
1998
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9780856674136
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London: Sotheby's Publications, 1998. Oversized Paperback. 287pp., 10x13 inches, illustrated cover wraps with creasing along the hinge, some very minor edgewear & bumping, else in very good condition.
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A Record of Cambodia: The Land and its People

by Zhou Daguan; translated with an introduction and notes by Peter Harris; foreword by David Chandler

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Published
2007
ISBN
9789749511244
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Chiang, Thailand: Silkworm Books, 2007. Paperback. xv, 150p.+ [16]p. of plates, wraps, 5.5x8.25 inches, very good later printing. Zhou Daguan was a Chinese envoy who visited Angkor in 1296-97.
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Along the Riverbank: Chinese Paintings from the C.C. Wang Family Collection

by Hearn, Maxwell K. [and] Wen C. Fong

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Published
1999
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9780810965416
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New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. Hardcover. ix, 174p., cloth-covered boards, 9.25x12.25 inches, profusely illus., very good condition in an unclipped dj with an old price sticker on the front panel.
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image of The Golden Exile pictorial expression of teh school of western missionaries' artworks of the the Qing Dyanasty Court/Hai guo bo lan, Qing dai gong ting xi yang chuan jiao shi hua shi hui hua liu pai jing pin /海國波瀾 : 淸代宮廷西洋傳敎士畫師繪畫流派精品

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Macau, China: Museu de Arte de Macau, 2002. Paperback. Unpaginated, 10x14 inches, pictorial wraps, color illustrations throughout, in very good condition.
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Two Roads: the origins of the Sino-Soviet dispute

by Scott, Jack

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Published
1974
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Vancouver, BC: New Star Books and Canada-China Friendship Association, 1974. Pamphlet. 63p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8 inches, wraps lightly browned along stapled edge, small pen mark on front wrap else good condition. Pro-China perspective on the split.
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China and Socialism: Market Reforms and Class Struggle

by Hart-Landsberg, Martin and Paul Burkett

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Published
2005
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9781583671238
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New York: Monthly Review Press, 2005. Paperback. 155p., wraps, 5.5x8 inches, very good first paperback edition.
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Class struggle; journal of Communist thought. Spring 1977, No. 7

by October League (Marxist-Leninist)

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Published
1977
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Chicago: October League (Marxist-Leninist), 1977. 126p., paperback, very good.
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Ch'i Pai-shih: Collection of Yakichirō Suma, Tokyo

by [Qi Baishi]

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Published
1960
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Tokyo: Sansai-sha, 1960. Paperback. [22]p., slender paperback, 8.5x9 inches, illus. in color and in black and white, wraps lightly worn and soiled else very good condition. Undated, but published shortly after Qi Baishi's death in 1957.
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1986. Hardcover. XX, 282p., black and white figures (3) and maps (9). Small yellow price tag to front pastedown endpaper, else very good in blue boards. No dust jacket.
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Selected Chinese Sayings

by Lai, T. C.

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Published
1960
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Hong Kong: University Book Store, 1960. vii, 191p., very good hardcover in dustjacket. Ownership signature of Chingwah Lee, an eminent figure in San Francisco's Chinatown with ties to Hollywood. Collection of Chinese chengyu and other sayings, with English translations.
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1960. Hardcover. ix, 459p., black boards, ten black and white illustrated plates including fold out map in rear, rubricated title page. Very good but no dust jacket.
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image of The Comprehensive Universal Atlas World Map Drawn by Chinese in the Qing Dynasty / Qing dai guo ren hui ke de shi jie di tu

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Beijing: Zhongguo da bai ke quan shu chu ban she, 2002. Hardcover. 171p., very good hardcover, in a slipcase together with two 4x4 foot folded maps. Text mostly in Chinese with an English introduction.
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Macao: Instituto Cultural de Macau, 1994. Paperback. 285p. paperback, mild shelfwear, very good.
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