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China's Early Industrialization Sheng Hsuan-Huai and Mandarin Enterprise.
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China's Early Industrialization Sheng Hsuan-Huai and Mandarin Enterprise.

By Feuerwerker, Albert.

Harvard University Press. Near Fine. 1958. 1st Edition. Hardcover. A bit of rubbing to extremities of red cloth covers, bright gilt titles to spine. Light corner bump, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Lacking the dust jacket. . A solid, attractive copy. . 1844-1916 Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. E6 .

$30.00

Between Tradition and Modernity Wang T'Ao and Reform in Late Ch'ing China
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Between Tradition and Modernity Wang T'Ao and Reform in Late Ch'ing China

By Cohen, Paul A.

Harvard University Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1975. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine book in NF dust jacket. Light edgewear to jacket, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, appears unread. . A beautiful copy. . East Asian Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 357 pages. D4 .

$75.00

Maria Murder and Suicide
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Maria Murder and Suicide

By Elwin, Verrier

Oxford University Press. As New in As New dust jacket. 1991. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket. As New. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 322 pages. D4 .

$40.00

Art, Myth and Ritual The Path to Political Authority in Ancient China
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Art, Myth and Ritual The Path to Political Authority in Ancient China

By Chang, K. C.

Harvard University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1983. 1st Edition. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Owner's name has been sliced out of the corner of the first endpaper, no other defects. Dust jacket has light edgewear, spine area is age-toned to white, but spine titles are still black and crisp. Dust jacket now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 160 pages. D4 .

$20.00

Stalin's Masterpiece  The Show Trials and Purges of the Thirties, the  Consolidation of the Bolshevik Dictatorship
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Stalin's Masterpiece The Show Trials and Purges of the Thirties, the Consolidation of the Bolshevik Dictatorship

By Carmichael, Joel

St. Martin's Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1976. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket. A beautiful copy of the first edition. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 238 pages. D2 .

$40.00

Roving through Southern China, Illustrated with 171 Unusual Photographs by  the Author with a Map Showing His Route
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Roving through Southern China, Illustrated with 171 Unusual Photographs by the Author with a Map Showing His Route

By Franck, Harry A.

Century Co.. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. [1925]. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Bound in green cloth covered boards with illustrations on front cover and unfaded spine. Minor rubbing and wear to extremities of boards, a couple of small stains. Page ends are darkened, binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . The photographs in this travel book are stunning, 171 b/w photos on all aspects of civilization at that time (just after World War One). Authoritative text. This is the first edition, with no other printings mentioned on the copyright page, no date on title page. A solid, handsome copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. C2 .

$45.00

Gandhinagar  Building National Identity in Postcolonial India
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Gandhinagar Building National Identity in Postcolonial India

By Kalia, Ravi

University of South Carolina Press. As New in As New dust jacket. 2004. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket, the latter now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has no defects, appears unread. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 160 pages. C1 .

$30.00

History and Will Philosophical Perspectives of Mao Tse-Tung's Thought
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History and Will Philosophical Perspectives of Mao Tse-Tung's Thought

By Wakeman, Frederic, Jr.

Univ of California Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1973. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket has light edgewear, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 392 pages. B2 .

$45.00

Black Athena  The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization
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Black Athena The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization

By Bernal, Martin

Rutgers University Press. Fine. 1987. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Paperback. No defects. Book is Like New, appears unread. . Beautiful copy of the First Printing. . The Fabrication of Ancient Greece 1785-1985, Volume 1 Series. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 608 pages. B1 .

$35.00

Water Margin / Commercial Press 1963
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Water Margin / Commercial Press 1963

By Shih Nai-An (J.H. Jackson trans.)

Hong Kong. Hong Kong: The Commercial Press. Near Fine. 1963. Hardcover. Two volume set. Owner name written on front pastedown, slight spotting to top page ends, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Faux leather boards with bright gilt titles to front cover and spine of both volumes. . First Hong Kong edition. A beautiful copy of this Chinese classic, translated by J. H. Jackson. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 917 pages. A3 .

$40.00

Student Protests in Twentieth-Century China  The View from Shanghai
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Student Protests in Twentieth-Century China The View from Shanghai

By Wasserstrom, Jeffrey

Stanford University Press. As New in As New dust jacket. 1991. 1st Edition. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Book appears unread, Like New. . Student protests in China during the first half of the 20th Century. A beautiful copy of the first edition. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 444 pages. U2 .

$60.00

The Last Phase of the East Asian World Order  Korea, Japan, and the  Chinese Empire, 1860-1882
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The Last Phase of the East Asian World Order Korea, Japan, and the Chinese Empire, 1860-1882

By Kim, Key-Hiuk

Univ of California Pr. Very Good. 1981. Softcover. Card covers are rubbed, scratched, partial spine crease. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Classic study of East Asian countries at the end of the 19th Century. Trade paperback. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 439 pages. T2 .

$95.00

The Forbidden City
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The Forbidden City

By Yin, Yang

China Travel and Tourism Press. As New with no dust jacket. 1998. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Softcover. No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . A beautiful glossy oversized softcover with stiff wraps, this book is in both the English and Chinese languages. The forbidden city is located in the center of Beijing and was the imperial palace of the Ming and Qing Dynasties, with a history of over 560 years. Beautifully illustrated in full color glossy pages. . Trade PB. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 92 pages. K0 .

$30.00

East Meets West:  The Jesuits in China, 1582-1773
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East Meets West: The Jesuits in China, 1582-1773

By Ronan, Charles E. & Bonnie B. C. Oh, Eds.

Chicago. Chicago: Loyola University Press. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1988. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Book has no defects; jacket has three or four very small tears, now protected by fresh mylar cover. Book is bound in lovely pale green cloth with red titles. . Nine scholarly papers treating aspects of the general topic. Glossary, bibliography, index, illustrations. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 332 pages. L4 .

$55.00

A Pursuit of Truth in the Dokdo Island Issue:  Letters to a Young Japanese  Man
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A Pursuit of Truth in the Dokdo Island Issue: Letters to a Young Japanese Man

By Koo, Kim Young

Seoul, Korea. Seoul, Korea: International Cultural Exchange Association. As New with no dust jacket. 2005. 3rd Edition. Softcover. No defects. Glossy paper covers and pages, wrappers. . This book concerns the Dokdo (or Takeshima) Island, disputed between Korea and Japan. . Korean Cultural Assets 1 Series. Trade PB. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 135+110 pages. K5 .

$21.50

Old Tokyo
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Old Tokyo

By Packard, Keiko Imai

Oxford University Press, USA. As New. 2002. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects. Book is As New, unread. . Includes maps, full-color reproductions, b/w photos, glossary, selected bibliography, index. A beautiful copy. . Images of Asia Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 112 pages. J3 .

$16.50

A History of the Sikhs. Volume 2. 1839-1964.
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A History of the Sikhs. Volume 2. 1839-1964.

By Singh, Khushwant.

Princeton University Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1966. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Small and innocuous owner stamp in two places, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Bound in green cloth with purple title inset and bright gilt titles and decoration to spine. Dust jacket has a sunned spine, still quite readable, no other defects, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. . Definitive scholarly history of the Sikh sect in 19th and 20th century India. A handsome copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 395 pages. I3 .

$45.00

Nationalism and Reform in India
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Nationalism and Reform in India

By Smith, William Roy

Yale University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1938. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Bound in red cloth with bright gilt titles to somewhat faded spine. Faint owner name stamp in two places, otherwise book contents are excellent. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . A solid copy of the first edition. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 485 pages. I2 .

$27.50

Asean and China:   An Evolving Relationship
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Asean and China: An Evolving Relationship

By Sopiee, Noordin & Joyce K. Kallgren & Soedjati Djiwandono & Mohamed Noordin Sopiee & J. Soedjati Djiwandono

Univ of California Inst of East Asian Studies. Very Good+. 1988. Paperback. A little rubbing to edges of pages, spine crease, owner name inked to half-title page. No other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Eighteen papers report on aspects of the general topic. . Research Papers and Policy Studies Series. Trade PB. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 368 pages. H3 .

$30.00

The Position of Women in Indian Life
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The Position of Women in Indian Life

By Her Highness The Maharani Of Baroda & S. M. Mitra

Ny & Bombay. Ny & Bombay: Longmans, Green & Company. Very Good. 1911. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Original blue cloth covers have bump to lower outer corner, some rubbing and wear to those corners as well. Covers are otherwise excellent. Bound in blue cloth, with bright gilt, red, and purple design and gilt titles to front cover, bright gilt titles to spine. Elegant gift inscription to former owner dated 1918. Frontispiece of the Maharani of Baroda with sunned tissue guard. Contents are otherwise excellent, binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . This is the first edition, published in 1911. It is not a modern reprint or print-on-demand. A handsome copy; the scan does not do it justice. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 358 pages. G2 .

$80.00

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