Asian Studies

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Wing Chun Gung Fu

Wing Chun Gung Fu

by Williams, Randy

Buddhism and Society

Buddhism and Society

by Spiro, Melford E

Transactions

Transactions

by Royal Asiatic Society, Korea Branch

The Children of Lilith: A French Exploration Into the Up-River Country of Borneo

The Children of Lilith: A French Exploration Into the Up-River Country of Borneo

by Piazzini, Guy (by); Green, Peter (translated from the French by)

NY: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1960. Textblock immaculate and tight. Green cloth binding, minimal rubbing to tips. Unclipped dust jacket with light shelf wear, mylar sleeved. 192p.. First American Edition. Green Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine (in mylar). Illus. by B&W Photographs. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover.
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$12.13
Higher Plants of China Volume 8

Higher Plants of China Volume 8

by Likuo, Fu and Tao, Hong

Qingdao Publishing House. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 2001. Hardcover. 7543623013 . Hardcover. Book is in Very Good Plus condition. Dust Jacket has couple closed tears on rear cover, else Very Good Plus also. Latin titles of plants with explanations in Chinese language. 750 pages profusely Illustrated with black and white drawings. 48 pages of color photos in rear section. Qingdao Publishing House. ; Vol.8; 798 pages .
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$85.00
THE ART OF INDIAN ASIA: ITS MYTHOLOGY AND TRANSFORMATION [TWO VOLUMES]

THE ART OF INDIAN ASIA: ITS MYTHOLOGY AND TRANSFORMATION [TWO VOLUMES]

by Zimmer, Heinrich; Campbell, Joseph [editor]

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1968. Second Edition, Third Printing. Hardcover. Quarto, 2 vols.; VG; in VG- black slipcase; contemporary full black buckram bindings, with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear and soiling; upper edges dyed navy; ribbon bookmarks; profusely illustrated with black and white photos; pages clean; shelved Front Table. 1351281. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.
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$85.00
On Eastern Crossroads: Legends and Prophecies of Asia

On Eastern Crossroads: Legends and Prophecies of Asia

by Saint-Hilaire, Josephine

NY: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1950. Stamp on ffep, otherwise textblock is clean and tight. All edges lightly moisture spotted. Light edge or spine wear. Closed tears on back cover of dust jacket. 152p.. Wraps. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback.
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$48.50
Encyclopedia of China [7 Volumes]

Encyclopedia of China [7 Volumes]

by Conner, Heather Louise [editor];

New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc, 2015. Hardcover. Octavo; VG; red spines with white text; no jackets; 7 volumes; formerly Library of Congress; cloths have minimal wear to exteriors; LOC stickers to rear; strong boards; text blocks show very little wear; LOC stamp to exterior head edges and title pages; profusely illustrated; text pages clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders. Shelved above science. 1320904. Shelved Dupont... Read more
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$720.00
The New States of Central Asia and Their Neighbors

The New States of Central Asia and Their Neighbors

by Ferdinand, Peter (editor)

NY: Council on Foreign Relations Press, 1994. Gift quality copy, appears brand new and unread. Bright and tight. Glossy wraps, minimally edge rubbed, else in pristine condition. 120p., including notes.. Wraps. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback.
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$6.74
Series of Reprints of Western Books on Korea [4 volumes]

Series of Reprints of Western Books on Korea [4 volumes]

by Hulbert, Homer B., et al

Seoul, Korea: Yonsei University Press, 1969,1970. Mixed Editions. Hardcover. Four Octavos [Mixed Editions]; VG-/G; multicolored spines with black text; 4 volumes: The Passing of Korea, pp 473; The Tragedy of Korea, pp 312; Korea's Fight for Freedom, pp 320; Korea and Her Neighbours, pp 488; dust jackets have sun faded spines, exteriors have scratches and rubbing, edges shows wear due to use; cloths shows have moderate wear to exteriors; text blocks show some toning to exterior edges; interiors clean... Read more
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$82.50
Spade Coin Types of the Chou Dynasty

Spade Coin Types of the Chou Dynasty

by Coole, Arthur Bradden

Quarterman Publications. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1972. Hardcover. 0880000112 . Hardcover. Very Good Plus condition. 1972. Quarteman Publications. 513 pages. ; Encyclopedia of Chinese Coins Volume 3; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 513 pages .
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$75.00
ROYAL SIAMESE MAPS: WAR AND TRADE IN NINETEENTH CENTURY THAILAND

ROYAL SIAMESE MAPS: WAR AND TRADE IN NINETEENTH CENTURY THAILAND

by Phasuk, Santanee; Stott, Philip

Bangkok: River Books, 2004. Hardcover. Quarto; 208 pages; VG-/VG-; Red spine with White text; Dustjacket has minor edgewear and shelfwear, slight bending along head edge of both covers; Boards have slight bumping to corners; Textblock clean; Shelved under tables. 1335437. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.
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$40.00
Sarawak

Sarawak

by Morrison, Hedda

Singapore: Donald Moore Gallery, 1965. Dust jacket remnant tipped in on fep with remainder of jacket missing; Inked note on fep, else textblock very clean and tight. Mapped end papers, maps, b&w photographs. Red cloth minimally shelf worn, protected by a clear, 5-mil mylar jacket; 317p. Sarawk is anisland state within Malaysia, and is Northwest of Borneo.. Second Edition. Cloth. Near Fine. Illus. by Photographs/Maps. 4to - Over 9 ¾" -12" Tall. Hardcover.
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$29.10
The Heritage of India: Indian Painting

The Heritage of India: Indian Painting

by Brown, Percy

Calcutta & London: The Association Press/Oxford University Press Ex-Historical Society copy, stamped on ffep; Undated, circa 1912. Errata page precedes Table of Contents; Aged end papers, else textblock is clean and tight. Binding sunned and edge-worn with bumped/worn corners; Front board lightly bubbled; Rear board is surface rubbed and spotted with loss to color from humidity depredation; 115pp., including appendix and index. Printed at the Wesleyan Mission Press, Mysore City, India. Tan Cloth.... Read more
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$19.40
The Indian Political System

The Indian Political System

by Palmer, Norman D

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1961. Retired library copy minimally marked. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner worn. Lacks dust jacket; 277p., including index.. Embossed Orange Cloth. Very Good+. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Ex-Libary Hardcover.
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$7.71
Theatre in the East: A Survey of Asian Dance and Drama

Theatre in the East: A Survey of Asian Dance and Drama

by Bowers, Faubion

NY: Grove Press, Inc., 1960. Light fold at top corner of pages 349 to the back cover, else textblock is clean and tight. Creased and dog-eared corners, edge worn covers; 374p., including index.. First Evergreen Edition/Second Prtg. Wraps. Very Good. Illus. by B&W Photographs. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Paperback.
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$9.70
The Sino-Japanese Controversy and The Leauge of Nations

The Sino-Japanese Controversy and The Leauge of Nations

by Willoughby, Westel W

Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1935. Retired library copy, label remnant on fep, usual markings, some age toning on the end papers, else textblock is clean and tight. Blue cloth binding, lightly worn at tips, bumped spine extremities; minor shelf wear. Lacks dust jacket; 733p., including appendices and index.. First Edition. Blue Cloth. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library Hardcover.
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$33.95
Acts of Authority/ Acts of Resistance: Theater and Politics in Colonial and Postcolonial India

Acts of Authority/ Acts of Resistance: Theater and Politics in Colonial and Postcolonial India

by Bhatia, Nandi

New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2004. Hardcover. Octavo; VG- Hardcover w/ dustjacket; Yellow spine with Brown text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, small scratch on rear cover, faint smudging, otherwise clean; Boards strong, clean; Textblock has some small spots towards the top of some pages, otherwise clean; 205 pp. 1319274. FP New Rockville Stock.
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$37.50
T'Ao Ya or Pottery Refinements

T'Ao Ya or Pottery Refinements

by Sayer, Geoffrey R

Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1959. Hardcover. Hardcover. 1959. Routledge & Kegan Paul. 163 pages. Book has owners stamp on endpaper, else FINE condition. Dust Jacket with blemish and few wrinkles, else Very Good. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 163 pages .
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$60.00
The Confucian Persuasion

The Confucian Persuasion

by Wright, Arthur F. (edited by)

Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1969. Textblock is clean and tight. All page edges are crisp and sound. Creasing to the corners, bumping to head and foot of spine, lightly scuffed covers. 390p., including notes and index.. Reprint. Wraps. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback.
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$9.22
JAPAN. AN INTERPRETATION

JAPAN. AN INTERPRETATION

by Hearn, Lafcadio

New York: Macmillan, 1904. first edition. Small octavo. Dark beige cloth hardcovers with dust jacket ; VG condition in VG- dustjacket; DJ dark beige with green letters; vinyl cover; minimal shelf wear around spine edges; small open tear on back DJ; top edge gilted; strong binding; external edges a bit dusty; a couple of pages with a very tiny dog ear; color frontispiece engraving; text clean, in fairly small print; pp. 541; contains chapters on Shinto, Buddhism and "the Jesuit Peril"; most popular of... Read more
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$375.00
The Struggle for North China: I. P. R. Inquiry Series

The Struggle for North China: I. P. R. Inquiry Series

by Taylor, George E. (by)

NY: International Secretariat Institute of Pacific Relations, 1940. I.P.R. Inquiry Series. Age toned end papers, else textblock is clean and tight. Toned top page edges. Red cloth, lightly sunned spine and minimally shelf worn, protected by clear, 3-mil mylar. 247p., including appendix and index.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover.
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$29.10
Courtier And Commoner In Ancient China: Selections From The History Of The Former Han by Pan Ku

Courtier And Commoner In Ancient China: Selections From The History Of The Former Han by Pan Ku

by Pan Ku; Translated By Burton Watson

NY & London: Columbia University Press, 1974. Immaculate copy, unread; Minimal edge-rubbing; 282p., including index.. Wraps. Fine. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Paperback.
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$8.68
Native Speaker

Native Speaker

by Lee, Chang-Rae

N Y: Riverhead Books, 1995. Uncorrected Proof; Very clean and tight textblock with minimal edge wear. 324p.. 1st Printing. Wraps. Very Good+. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Paperback.
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$8.68
Bamboo Shoots After the Rain: Contemporary Stories By Women Writers of Taiwan

Bamboo Shoots After the Rain: Contemporary Stories By Women Writers of Taiwan

by Women Writers of Taiwan; Carver, Ann C.; Chang, Sung-sheng Yvonne (editors)

NY: The Feminist Press at the City University of New York, 1993. Textblock is clean and tight. All page edges are slightly shelf toned. Lightly creased corners, bump to head of spine, usual shelf wear to edges. 232pp., including selected bibliography.. Wraps. Very Good. Illus. by Border Decorations. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback.
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$8.68
The Natyasastra (Vol. I, Chapters I-XXVII)

The Natyasastra (Vol. I, Chapters I-XXVII)

by Ghosh, Manomohan (edited with an introduction by); Bharata-Muni (ascribed to);

Calcutta: Manisha Granthalaya Private Limited, 1967. Hardcover. Octavo; pp 236; G-/poor; orange spine with gilt text; only volume one; dust jacket has mildly sunned exterior; cracked front joint; open tears to mid spine, head of front cover, tail of spine and tsil of front cover; several chips to edges; dust jacket has mylar plastic cover; cloth shows sunned, worn exterior; text block edges have age toning to exterior edges; deckled edges; ex-library stamp to ffep; interior slightly toned; text in... Read more
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$22.50
Honourable Company

Honourable Company

by Bellasis, M

London: Hollis & Carter, 1952. Textblock is very clean and tight. Red cloth binding slightly edge and corner rubbed. Dust jacket, in mylar, lightly to moderately edge and corner worn, some small tears along the bottom edge of front cover. 285p.. First British Edition. Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good (in mylar). Illus. by Black and White Photos. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Hardcover.
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$33.95
History of Moscow: An Outline

History of Moscow: An Outline

by Khromov, S. S.; Preobrazhensky, A. A.; Promyslov, V. F.; Roganov, A. M.; Sinitsyn, A. M. (editorial board)

Moscow: Progress Publishers, 1981. Illustrated end pages. Gift quality copy, clean and tight. in the original clear, unclipped, 5-mil mylar dust jacket with light wear to corners; the jacket is lettered in black with the title; 376p., including name index.. 1st Printing. Illustrated Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good. Illus. by Photographs. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover.
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$15.04