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The Rural Church in China. A Survey

by Price, Frank Wilson

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1948
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New York: Agricultural Missions, Inc, 1948. xi, 274pp., hardcover; textblock edges have some foxing. Ownership stamp of Philip Choy, the architect better known as a Chinese American historian, on front endpaper. Studies in The World Mission of Christianity No. IX.
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Mook. True Tales about a Chinese Boy and His Friends

by Sites, Evelyn Worthley

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Published
1918
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West Medford, MA: The Central Committee on the United Study of Foreign Missions, 1918. 130p., hardcover, boards edgeworn and soiled, gift inscription, ex-library. A reading copy. Reflects missionary concerns about children in China; illustrated with black and white photos. Introduction by Frank M. McMurry, Ph.D. Teachers College, Columbia University.
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Two hundred days as prisoners of the Chinese Communists

by Koether, Luella G.; T. Janet Surdan

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Published
1956
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Mason City, IA: Arrow Printing, 1956. 248p., paperback, some toning; inscribed by the authors, American Methodist missionaries who describe their show trial and imprisonment after the revolution.
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Golden Gate Country

by Atherton, Gertrude

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Published
1945
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New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1945. xi, 256p., first edition in tan buckram boards and dust jacket, signed with author's characteristic bullet-path autograph opposite her half-title. Endpapers reproduce a map. Book itself is very good: quite sound, entirely clean and unmarked (save for G.A's signature), while the dj is worn and torn. All in all, a good to… Read more
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African Heroes: Ntsikana, Tshaka, Khama, Mosheshoe. Poems

by Darlow, D. J.

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Published
nd
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[Alice, South Africa]: The Lovedale Press, nd. 75p. + 4 plates, wraps, lightly warped, foreedges foxed else good condition. The Lovedale Press was associated with the Lovedale Missionary Institute, which was headquartered in what is now Alice (then called Lovedale).
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Midwifery for nurses in India

by Churness, Vivan; Lisa Roberts; editors

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2018
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9789382457220
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Chennai: Ecumenical Book Services, 2018. xxxi, 417p., very good paperback.
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The Crooked Glasses

by Craig, Laura Gerould

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
[190-?]
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Buffalo, NY: [Christian Woman's Board of Missions], [190-?]. 32p., staplebound booklet, front cover has a diagonal scratch and a scar from old sticker removal. Not found in OCLC as of October 2019. Short story in which a woman is convinced to join the Women's Christian Temperance Union to fight demon alcohol. Craig was president of the Christian Woman's Board… Read more
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Kunan yori kami no hikari e.

by Sato Sadakichi

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Published
1935
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$65.00

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Tokyo: Iesu no Shimobekai, 1935. 40p., slender pamphlet, Japanese-American ownership inscription on last page. Second printing. Not found in OCLC as of September 2019. "From hardship to the light of God." Sato, an engineering professor who devoted much of his time to spreading the gospel to the Japanese diaspora in the USA and elsewhere, established a magazine called "Science… Read more
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Yaso no seikatsu to sono shimei

by Kodaira Kunio

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Published
1928
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Tokyo: Kirisuto Kyoshorui Gaisha, 1928. 186 p., hardcover, minor shelfwear and soil. Japanese inscription filling free endpaper near the end says "Everyone is a child of God. Take care to drive out the demons that dwell within." Personal Japanese-American ownership inscription from 1932 on the following page. On the life of Jesus and his mission.
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Eiko no Nihon

by Sato Sadakichi

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Published
1934
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Tokyo: Iesu no Shimobekai, 1934. 4, 98 pages, slender paperback, Japanese-American ownership inscription on second-to-last page. "Glorious Japan." Sato, an engineering professor who devoted much of his time to spreading the gospel to the Japanese diaspora in the USA and elsewhere, established a magazine called "Science and Religion.
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Hito wa nani no tame ni umareta ka

by Sato Sadakichi

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Published
1935
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Tokyo: Iesu no Shimobekai, 1935. 62 pages, slender paperback, wraps worn, third printing; Japanese-American ownership inscription on last page. Not found in OCLC as of Octyober 2019. "For what was man born?" Sato, an engineering professor who devoted much of his time to spreading the gospel to the Japanese diaspora in the USA and elsewhere, established a magazine called… Read more
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New York: Friendship Press, 1948. 179p., very good paperback, folding map at back.
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New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001. xxi, 293 pages, very good hardcover in dustjacket. "In this examination of Chinese Protestants and their place in the history of modern China, Ryan Dunch focuses on the Fuzhou area of southeast China from the mid-nineteenth century until 1927, when a national revolutionary government was established. Though accounting for only a small proportion… Read more
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Processes of Growth in an African Church

by Taylor, John V.

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Published
1958
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London: SCM Press Ltd, 1958. Pamphlet. 30p., wraps, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, staples rusted else very good condition. I.M.C. Research Pamphlets No. 6. Study of an Anglican missionary working in a church in Uganda.
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Side-lights Upon Superstition

by Macvicar, Neil

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Published
1939
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Lovedale, South Africa: Lovedale Press, 1939. Paperback. 58p., wraps, 4.75 x 7.25 inches, fore-edges foxed else very good condition. Author was a missionary and medical superintendent at the Victoria Hospital in Lovedale, South Africa. He argues that the local belief in witchcraft makes it difficult to treat patients.
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Not Many Mighty: More Stories from the Panyam District, Nigeria

by Cheal, Christine H.

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Published
nd
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London: Sudan United Mission, nd. Pamphlet. 32p., stapled wraps, 5.5 x 8.25 inches, illus. with black and white photos, light wear else very good condition.
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What we saw in Africa

by Hogg, C.F.

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Published
1940
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Bath: Echoes of Service, 1940. 79p., staplebound booklet, light handling wear. South African missionary's description of a trip through various parts of southern central Africa.
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Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1937. ix, 281 pages, very good hardcover, dustjacket with a couple of tiny corner chips, now protected under mylar.
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Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1995. Paperback. vii, 214p., wraps, illus., tables, 6 x 9 inches, very good condition.
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Ho-Ming: Girl of New China

by Lewis, Elizabeth Foreman

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Published
1935
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London: George G Harrap & Co Ltd, 1935. 255p., hardcover, boards lightly scuffed and edgeworn, gift inscription on half-title page; a decent reading copy. Illustrated by Kurt Wiese. A novel highlighting the changing status of women in China. Lewis, who had served as a Methodist missionary in China, was a Newbery Award-winning author of children's books.
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