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image of Western Barbarians in Japan and Formosa in Tokugawa Days 1603-1868. Second Edition

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New York: Paragon Book Reprint Corp, 1968. xiv, 434p., scattered facsimiles, several folding, a few in color. Fastened inside rear cover find a large pocket containing four more facsimiles (folded), one (plat map of Nagasaki) quite large. A very good copy, all elements present and in as-new shape: sound, clean, unmarked.
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£69.65
image of Fang Dunhuang xiang gong nu tu zhou  仿敦煌香供女圖軸 [scroll]

Fang Dunhuang xiang gong nu tu zhou 仿敦煌香供女圖軸 [scroll]

by Zhang Daqian 張大千

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Published
n.d.
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£146.64

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Taibei: Guo li li shi bo wu guan (National Museum of History), n.d.. Scroll, 20 x 72.5 inches when fully unrolled, with a depiction by Zhang of a woman holding an incense burner, in the style of Tang-era paintings from Dunhuang. The silk at the top and bottom ends of the scroll is somewhat toned; mild handling wear; when… Read more
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image of Masterworks of Chinese Jade in the National Palace Museum [together with Supplement]

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Taipei: National Palace Museum, 1978. 92 and 86p., two hardcover volumes, illustrated in color, very good in illustrated slipcases.
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£18.33
image of Kangxi Taiwan yu tu xiu fu bao gao  康熙臺灣輿圖修復報告

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Taibei: National Taiwan Museum, 2007. 111p., very good paperback, color illustrations. Text in Chinese. A report on the conservation efforts to preserve a large Kangxi-era map of Taiwan.
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£43.99
image of Jing wei Fuermosha: 16-19 shi ji xi fang hui zhi Taiwan xiang guan di tu  經緯福爾摩沙: 16-19世紀西方繪製臺灣相關地圖 / Formosa: the NMTH collection of western maps relating to Taiwan, 1500-1900

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Taibei: Nantian, 2006. 182p, very good hardcover in mildly edgeworn dustjacket; text mostly in Chinese, except for English captions to the maps at the end.
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£36.66
image of The Green Borderlands: treaties and maps that defined the Qing's Southwest boundaries / Cui lü bian di: Qing ji xi nan bian jie tiao yue yu tu 翠綠邊地 : 清季西南邊界條約輿圖

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Taibei: National Taiwan Museum, 2016. 251p., very good paperback, color illustrations. Text in both English and Chinese. Profusely illustrated catalog for an exhibition.
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£43.99
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Drive U.S. imperialism out of Asia!

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Published
1960
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£11.00

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Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1960. 47p., slender paperback, pen underlining, smudge of ink on cover, private bookplate inside front cover. A decent reading copy.
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image of Tong zhi ji du tu di xin yang gao bai shu: xin yang yu xing qing xiang nei zai chong tu de yan jiu bao gao  同志基督徒的信仰告白書: 信仰與性傾向內在衝突的研究報告 [The stories of gay Christian Men in Taiwan: how they manage identity conflict between their religious and sexual orientations]

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Taibei: Han shi ji shu wei wen hua, 2013. 178p., very good paperback. Aside from the English title, the text is in Chinese.
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£14.66
image of Yeh Fine-Rong chuang zuo ji  葉繁榮創作集 Da di zhi li, tian yuan zu qu  大地之禮,田園組曲

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Taipei: Pretty Art Center 綺麗藝術中心有限公司, 1994. Paperback. 99 p., 10.5x9.5 in, color-printed album of 26 oil paintings, back cover with crease, else in very good condition. Text in traditional Chinese. A collection of the artist's paintings of rural scenes and natural landscapes.
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The Exhibition of Lo Ching-Yun 羅清雲畫展

by Lo Ching-Yun 羅清雲

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Published
1994
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£32.99

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Taipei: Taipei Fine Arts Museum, 1994. Paperback. 108 p., 9.75x9.75 in, very good color-printed painting album. Signature of the previous buyer on the front page indicating the date and location of the purchase - November 1994 at Taipei Fine Arts Museum. Foreword by the exhibition curator Guangnan Huang (黃光男). Bilingual in English and traditional Chinese. A collection of the… Read more
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image of Chang Ping Nan Oil Paintings  張炳南畫集 [35th art career anniversary painting album]   從畫三十五週年紀念畫冊

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Taichung: n. pub, 1983. Paperback. [82p.], 8.5x10 in, color-printed album of 55 oil paintings, minor shelf-wear, else in very good condition. Two forewords separately by Taiwanese artists Lee Shih-chiao (李石樵)and Yeh Huo-Cheng(葉火城); and one by the artist himself. Text in traditional Chinese with a forward in English. A collection of oil paintings by the Taiwan artist, Ping-Nan Chang, in… Read more
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New York: Peter Lang, 1992. Paperback. xvp., 247p., illustrated with a few tables, softbound in 9x6 inch glossy blue & white wraps, an as-new copy signed by author Shieh with a brief presentation inscription datelined 1993. Completely sound, clean and unmarked (except by Shieh). American university studies, series XI - Anthropology and Sociology vol. 60.
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image of You shi / Youth Monthly [3 issues]  幼獅(三期)

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Taipei: You shi yue kan she 幼獅月刊社, 1977. 3 issues of the staplebound magazine. Issues present are 292, 294 and 295. The cover of issue 294 is slightly loose from the staples, otherwise very good. The magazine is about youth education, literature and politics.
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image of Liang mu Zhang Junqing fu ren ji nian ji  梁母張君青夫人紀念集

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[Taiwan], 1969. 120p., slender paperback, very good. Commemorative booklet published after Zhang's death.
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£13.20
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Zui xin ying yong wen 最新應用文

by Lin Naibin 林廼寶

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Published
1954
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£8.80

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Tainan, Taiwan: Da fang shu ju 大方書局, 1954. 158p., paperback, bookstore rubberstamp on rear cover. Guide for style in writing letters.
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Yi cui xuan shi ji

by Gui Huayue

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Published
1982
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£13.20

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n.p.: De chang shu ju, 1982. 142 pages, 11 unnumbered pages of plates, very good hardcover.
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image of Chen Wencheng jiao shou ji nian zhuan ji  陳文成教授紀念專集

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Ann Arbor: Professor Chen Wen-chen's Memorial Foundation, 1982. [22], 239 pages, very good paperback. Almost entirely in Chinese; English title page says "A Memorial for Professor Chen Wen-chen--a Taiwanese." Chen, a mathematics professor at Carnegie Mellon University and a Taiwanese dissident, had been interrogated by authorities during a trip back to Taiwan, where he died at age 31. He… Read more
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image of One China / US out of Taiwan [enamel pinback button]

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n.p.: n.pub, n.d.. One inch diameter pin, sturdy copper-alloy disc with enameled design and pinback soldered onto back. May have been produced by People's Pins, which was noted for radical designs in this format.
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image of The reunification of China: PRC-Taiwan relations in flux

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New York: Praeger, 1991. xviii, 179 pages, very good hardcover.
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image of Foreign policy of the Republic of China on Taiwan: an unorthodox approach

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New York: Praeger, 1990. xi, 222 pages, very good hardcover.
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