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Medicine and Public Health in the People's Republic of China

by Quinn, Joseph R., Editor

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1973
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Near Fine
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U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare/public Health serrvce/NIH, 1973. DHEW Publication No. 73-67. xii, 333 pp. Includes historial review of traditional medicine in China. Map frontis.. Pink/Red Pictorial Covers. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Chinese Literature - No. 3 & 4, 1974. (2 volumes)

by Various

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1974
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Very Good Plus
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Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1974. #3: Iron-shoulders" Tackles a new task - Chen Chien-kung / Hidden beauties - Li Yu; 129 pp. #4: Two buckets of water - Hao Jan / Date orchard - Hao Jan / An old deputy - Fu Chih-kuei; 105 pp. Each with b & w drawings and striking color plates. Slightly darkened… Read more
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The Principles and Practical Use of Acupuncture Anaesthesia

by Variosu

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1974
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Fine
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First Edition Assumed
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$40.00

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Hong Kong: Medicine & Health Publishing, 1974. 25 pp. Color and b & w illustrations. Includes two foldout colour plates. Red ribbon page marker. Appears never to have been read. Published August, 1974. Very faint tiny smudge outer tip of pages, else a fine, tight copy.. First Edition Assumed. Green Gold Lettered Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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Histoire, doctrine et pratique de l'acupuncture chinoise. Collection : Marabout service "santé", MS 229.

by Lavier, Jacques

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1966
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Very Good Plus
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Verviers, Belgique: Gerard & Co., 1966. 311 pages. With Text illustrations.. Color Pictorial Card Covers. Very Good Plus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Acupuncture: Anesthesia in the People's Republic of China. A Trip Report of the American Acupuncture Anesthesia Study Group

by Papper, Emmanuel M., Chairman, American Acupuncture Anesthesia Study Group

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1976
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Near Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780309025171
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Washington: National Academy of Sciences, 1976. With enclosed letter of the first issue of this report to members of the American Acupuncture Anesthesia Study Group. 73 pp. . First Edition, First Printing. Red Printed Card Covers. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Acupuncture Anesthesia (A Translation of a Chinese Publication of the Same Title)

by Various

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1975
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Very Good Plus
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Miami, Florida: U. S. Directory Service, 1975. Slight small scuff marks on front cover, else close to a fine copy. Inserted is a letter from B. Raymond Fink, book review editor, ANESTHESIOLOGY to Dr. Arthur Taub thanking him for reviewing the book.. Black Gold Ltrd Cloth. Very Good Plus/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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A Spiritual Resonance The Vernacular Dwellings of China

by Latham, Richard J., Executive Editor

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1996
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Fine
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Second Edition Stated
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Jiangsu Fine Arts Press, 1996. 123 pp. Extensive b &w plates from photos.. Second Edition Stated. Gray White Lettered Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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Splendid Slippers. A Thousand Years of an Erotic Tradition

by Jackson, Beverley

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2000
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Fine
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Second Printing
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Berkeley, California: Ten Speed Press, 2000. On Chinese footbinding with extensive color and tinted plates. viii, 183 pp.. Second Printing. Black Gold Lettered Cloth. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Empire Impressions from China

by Delano, James Whitlow

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2004
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Fine
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First Edition First Printing
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9788874391271
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$25.00

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Molan: 5 Continents Editions Srl, 2004. 23 pp plus 72 plates printed on side of sheet.. First Edition First Printing. Red White Lettered Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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China Diary

by Hesburgh, Theodore M.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1979
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Good Plus
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Notre Dame, Indiana: University of Notre Dame, 1979. Photocopy of Hesburgh's diary of travel in maniland China, dated August 5, 1979. Hesburgh was the legendary president of University of Notre Dame. Note on front leaf indicates this was "on loan", so presumably recipient copied it. 123 pp. Printed on one side and placed in binder. Hand printed paper label… Read more
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They Eat Puppies, Don't They? A Novel

by Buckley, Christopher.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2012
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Fine
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First Edition First Printing Stated
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9780446540971
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New York: Twelve Hatchett Book Group, 2012. Inscribed by author on title page. 1/4 white red lettered cloth, red boards. 337 pp.. Inscribed By Author. First Edition First Printing Stated. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Flag. My Story: Kidnapped By Red China. A True Story

by Kiba, Steve E.

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Published
2002
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Fine
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Bloomington, IN: 1stBooks, 2002. Inscribed by author on title page. xix, 317 pp with illustrations. Author was imprisoned for 32 months in China towards the end of the Korean War when his plane was shot down.. Inscribed By Author. Blue Gilt Lettered Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE LADY IN THE PAINTING

by Wang, Fang-yu

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1957
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Good Plus
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First Printing
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New Haven: The Institute of Far Eastern Languages Yale Univ., 1957. MIRROR SERIES A, #23. Drawings by Luke Chen. 88 pp with fine drawings, Chinese characters and some English. Water stained on back cover, faintly impacting last few pages, faint stain fc.. First Printing. Sprll Bnd Gray Pctrl Card Cvrs. Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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Catalogue of the Manchu-Mongol Section of the Toyo Bunko

by Poppe, Nicholas; Leon Hurwitz; Hidehiro Okada

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1964
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Tokyo/Seatte, WA: The Toyo Bunko & the Univ. of Washington Press, 1964. Errata slip laid in. 387 pp.. First Edition. Dark Blue Gilt Lettered. Near Fine/No Dj. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Ma Pai-Sui's Water Colors

by Ma Pai-sui

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1965
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Very Good Plus
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Taiwan: Committee on Compilation of Chinese Library National Historical Museum, 1965. With handsome binding, gilt impressed lettering in Chinese, and dark maroon lettering in English and Chinese. Binding slightly darkened. With color pictorial dust wrapper, 5 1/2" h. Also with post card from author with her red stamp inviting feedback about the book. Tipped in color plates with facing text,… Read more
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The Kinship System of the Kalmuk Mongols

by Aberle, David F.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1953
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Good Plus
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Albuquerque: The University of New Mexico Press, 1953. Page edges darkened. Small faint water stain upper outer tips of pages. 48 pp.. Tan Printed Card Covers. Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Bulletin of the Institute of China Border Area Studies, No. 8, July 1977

by Various

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1977
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Very Good
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Taipei, Taiwan: National Chengchi University, 1977. 368 pp. Contents listed in English, essays re in Chinese. Small tear on spine. B & W illustrations. Extensive articles on Tibetan Buddhsim, Manchu Government, Ching Dynasty, Liao dynasty, early Mongolian nomad society, etc.. Green Flexible Covers. Very Good. Small 4 to.
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Bulletin of the Institute of China Border Area Studies, No. 4, July 1973

by Various

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Published
1973
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Taipei, Taiwan: National Chengchi University, 1973. Lead article by Li Hsueh-Chih, " A Discussion on Historical materials of the Kitan people in the Liao-Shih." plus essays on City of Urga, TOBA (TABGAC) language, Tili Bunun, Mongolia, Bhava Cakra, etc. In English and Chinese. Folding plate. Not paginated. Over 100 pages.. Green Flexible Covers. Very Good Plus. Small 4… Read more
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Bulletin of the Institute of China Border Area Studies, No. 7, July 1976

by Various

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Published
1976
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Very Good Plus
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Taipei, Taiwan: National Chengchi University, 1976. 204 pp with B & W illustrrations. Contents in English, actual essays in Chinese, Including lead article by Sechin jagchid, on Study on the T'o-[a and Jou-jan relationship.. Green Flexible Covers. Very Good Plus. Small 4 to.
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Bulletin of the Institute of China Border Area Studies, No. 3, July 1972

by Various

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Published
1972
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Good Plus
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Tainan, Taiwan: National Chengchi University, 1972. With lead article on "A Half-Century of Japanese-Tibetan Contact, 1900-1950," by Paul Hyer, and other essays on Law of the Mongols, Concubines, etc. 23 pp in English and approximately 70 pp in Chinese. Light waterstain along the spine.. Blue Linen Flexible Covers. Good Plus. Small 4 to.
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