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BETWEEN HEAVEN AND EARTH : A Guide to Chinese Medicine

by Beinfield, Harriet; Korngold, Efrem

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Published
1992
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Very Good
ISBN
9780345379740
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$6.75

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Ballantine, 1992. 431pp. Trade paperback, VG, covered in thin clear plastic laminate, light yellow highlighting on a few pages, index, bibliography, chapter notes, glossary, figures and tables, BETWEEN HEAVEN AND EARTH : A Guide to Chinese Medicine, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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THE SOVIET UNION AND THE MANCHURIAN REVOLUTIONARY BASE 1945-1949

by Borisov, O.; Fidlon, David (translator)

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Published
1975
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Very Good
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Progress Publishers, 1975. 275pp. Mass market pb, VG, covers slightly curled, The Soviet Union and the Manchurian Revolutionary Base, 1945-1949, . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.
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THE TARIM MUMMIES : Ancient China and the Mystery of the Earliest Peoples from the West

by Mallory, J.P.; Mair, Victor H.

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Published
2000
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Very Good
ISBN
9780500283721
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$40.00

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Thames & Hudson, 2000. 352pp. Softback, VG, index, bibliography, appendices, maps, b&w photos and illustrations, THE TARIM MUMMIES : Ancient China and the Mystery of the Earliest Peoples from the West, . Soft Cover. Very Good.
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THE RECLUSE OF LOYANG : Shao Yung and the Moral Evolution of Early Sung Thought

by Wyatt, Don J.

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Published
1996
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Very Good
ISBN
9780824817558
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$12.00

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University of Hawaii Press, 1996. 340pp. Brown cloth hardback, DJ VG, index, bibliography, glossary, chapter notes, THE RECLUSE OF LOYANG : Shao Yung and the Moral Evolution of Early Sung Thought, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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DIFFICULT CHARACTERS : Interdisciplinary Studies of Chinese and Japanese Writing

by Erbaugh, Mary S. (editor)

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Published
2002
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Very Good
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Ohio State Univ Press, 2002. 285pp. Trade paperback, VG, no names or markings, indices, references, footnotes, DIFFICULT CHARACTERS : Interdisciplinary Studies of Chinese and Japanese Writing, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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THE SILK DRAGON Translations from the Chinese

by Sze, Arthur

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Published
2001
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Very Good
ISBN
9781556591532
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$10.00

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Copper Canyon Press, 2001. 89pp. Thin trade paperback, VG, signed by author on title page, notes to poems, Collection of Chines poems translated, . Signed by Author. Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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THE HAUNTED MONASTERY - A Chinese Mystery Story

by Van Gulik, Robert

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Published
1961
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Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Edition
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$125.00

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Kuala Lumpur: Art Printing Works, 1961. 168pp, short trade paperback, stiff paper covers, orange front cover and spine, white back cover, Illustration of monestery on front cover with red title and author name, white lettering on spine, one inch light crease across lower corner tip on front cover, other corner tips faintly rubbed, corner tips of most pages lightly bumped,… Read more
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THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA 221 BC - AD 1644

by Turnbull, Stephen

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Published
2007
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Very Good
ISBN
9781846030048
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Osprey, 2007. 64pp. Thin softback, VG, corner tips slightly bumped, no names or markings in book, index, bibliography, b&w and color photos and illustrations, The Great wall of China 221 BC - AD 1644, . Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Steve Noon .
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THE ROOT OF CHINESE CHI KUNG : The Secrets of Chi Kung Training

by Jwing-Ming, Dr. Yang

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Published
1992
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Good+
ISBN
9780940871076
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Yang's Martial Arts Association , 1992. 272pp. Softback, crease along bottom front cover, slight stains along top page edge, appendices, glossary, b&w photos and illustrations, THE ROOT OF CHINESE CHI KUNG : The Secrets of Chi Kung Training, . Soft Cover. Good+.
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YALE IN CHINA : The Mainland 1901-1951

by Holden, Reuben

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Published
1964
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Very Good
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Yale in China Association , 1964. 327pp. Black cloth spine with orange boards, VG, gift inscription on half-title page "to Ruth and Bob, with affection and happy memories, Ben", slight musty odor, index, appendices, footnotes, b&w photos, Yale in China, The Mainland, 1901-1951, . Hard Cover. Very Good.
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TAI CHI THEORY & MARTIAL POWER : Advanced Yang Style Tai Chi

by Yang, Jwing-Ming

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Published
1987
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Very Good
ISBN
9781886969438
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$15.00

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YMAA Publication Center , 1987. 268pp. Softback, VG, slight stains along upper page edge, text is free of markings, index, appendices, b&w photos, Advanced Yang Style, Tai Chi theory & martial power, . Soft Cover. Very Good.
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CARPETS OF CHINA AND ITS BORDER REGIONS

by Hyman, Virginia Dulany; Hu, William C.C,

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Published
1982
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Very Good
ISBN
9780893440305
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$60.00

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Ars Ceramica Ltd. , 1982. 290pp. Over sized yellow cloth hardback, DJ VG with a small tear along lower front edge and light wear at corner tips, bibliography, chapter notes, 50 color plates tipped in, map, chapter notes, b&w illustrations, Includes: Colours and dyes, Carpet materials, Symbolism, Rug construction, Rug shapes and usage, The border regions, . Hard Cover. Very… Read more
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GOOD-BYE TO OLD PEKING : The Wartime Letters of U.S. Marine Captain John Seymour Letcher 1937-1939

by Jeans, Roger B. (editor); Lyle, Katie Letcher (editor)

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Published
1998
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Very Good
ISBN
9780821412282
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$20.00

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Ohio Univ Pr, 1998. 242pp. Dark green cloth hardback, DJ has rubbing at spine tips and a 2" cut in the back cover, ink stamp on front end page, signed and inscribed by Katie Letcher Lyle on title page, index,chapter notes, bibliography, maps, b&w photos, GOOD-BYE TO OLD PEKING : The Wartime Letters of U.S. Marine Captain John Seymour Letcher… Read more
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Faber and Faber, 1969. 319pp. Trade paperback, VG, maps, FOREIGN MUD, Being an Account of the Opium Imbroglio at Canton in the 1830s and the Anglo-Chinese War That Followed, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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Oil Paintings of Lin Ming-gang in Paris

by Bo, Shi (translator); Meng-Bing, Zhong (translator)

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Published
1992
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Very Good
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Koport Technology Ltd. , 1992. c.74pp. White hardback, DJ VG with light rubbing and wear at spine tips, message in Chinese characters on title page, text and captions in Chinese, English and French, 68 art works in color, Oil Paintings of Lin Ming-gang in Paris, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Guo Lin (photos by).
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RELIGIONS OF CHINA IN PRACTICE

by Lopez Jr., Donald S. (editor)

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Published
1996
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Very Good
ISBN
9780691021447
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$35.00

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Princeton, 1996. 499pp. Black cloth hardback with DJ, VG, owner name in Chinese ink stamped on title page and upper page edge, no markings in text, index, Collection of 37 essays on the unseen world, communicating with unseen, rituals of seen and unseen, earthly conduct, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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THE CHINESE GENTRY : Studies on Their Role in Nineteenth Century Chinese Society

by Chang, Chung-Li

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Published
1955
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Good+
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$10.00

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University of Washington Press, 1955. 250pp. Red cloth hardback, spine has faded, DJ has slight rubbing and wear at spine edges, index, glossary, bibliography, tables, footnotes, figures, THE CHINESE GENTRY : Studies on Their Role in Nineteenth Century Chinese Society, . Hard Cover. Good+/Good+.
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INSURGENCY AND SOCIAL DISORDER IN GUIZHOU : The "Miao" Rebellion 1854-1873

by Jenks, Robert D.

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Published
1994
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Good+
ISBN
9780824815899
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$20.00

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University of Hawaii Press, 1994. 227pp. Tan cloth hardback with DJ, c.10 pages with ink underlining and marks, index, bibliography, glossary, chapter notes, figures, "the so-called Miao rebellion constituted one of the major rebellions of the nineteenth century. It lasted for twenty years, caused devastation of such severity that its effects were still obvious to travelers in Guizhou province decades… Read more
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THE CHINESE BLACK CHAMBER : An Adventure in Espionage

by Yardley, Herbert O.

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780395346488
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$15.00

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Houghton Mifflin, 1983. 225pp. Tan cloth spine with black boards, DJ VG, First Printing, owner name on title page, "A noted intelligence agent discusses his work for Chiang Kai-shek during the war between Japan and China in 1938, detailing his establishment of a "Black Chamber," his clandestine operations, and his relations with the Chinese echelon", . First Printing. Hard Cover.… Read more
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WOMEN POETS OF CHINA

by Rexroth, Kenneth (translator/editor); Chung, Ling (translator/editor)

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Published
1982
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Very Good
ISBN
9780811208215
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$10.00

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New Directions, 1982. 150pp. Trade paperback, VG, ninth printing, bibliography, table of Chinese historical periods, poet's names also written in Chinese, Collection of poems written by Chinese women, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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