Sign In | Register

Rare Asiana Books


Kyôchûzan (Mountains of the Heart)

Kyôchûzan (Mountains of the Heart)

(Japan: Sûzan Shobô, 1816. Bôsai, Kameda. Small quarto. (19)ff. A Japanese book of color woodblock prints by ...

$8,250.00
註釋校正華英四書;顧鹿著 [zhu shi jiao zheng hua ying si shu; gu lu shu][Annotated Corrected Chinese-English Four Books; Gu Lu, Arranger] (The Four Books, Chinese Classics in English)[Great Learning; Moderation; Analects (of Confucius); Mencius]

註釋校正華英四書;顧鹿著 [zhu shi jiao zheng hua ying si shu; gu lu shu][Annotated Corrected Chinese-English Four Books; Gu Lu, Arranger] (The Four Books, Chinese Classics in English)[Great Learning; Moderation; Analects (of Confucius); Mencius] by Legge, James, (1815-1897) [顧鹿 Gu Lu][王韜 Wang Tao?, (1828-1897)] Confucius ; Mencius

[Hong Kong : London Mission Society Press, c1861] ; Shanghai : Shanghai Shangye Yingshuguan, n.d., 1861. Very Good. [1], 298, ...

$7,500.00
A relation of Some Years Travaile, Begunne Anno 1626. Into Afrique and the Greater Asia, Especially the Territories of the Persian Monarchie: And Some Parts of the Orientall Indies, and Iles Adjacent

A relation of Some Years Travaile, Begunne Anno 1626. Into Afrique and the Greater Asia, Especially the Territories of the Persian Monarchie: And Some Parts of the Orientall Indies, and Iles Adjacent by Herbert, Thomas

London: William Stanby and Jacob Bloome, 1634. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to. [x] 225 p.p. [14 p.p. table]. Halfbound...

CAD $5,000.00
Nouveaux Memoires sur l

Nouveaux Memoires sur l'etat present de la Chine : contenant l'histoire de l'edit de l'empereur de la Chine, en faveur de la religion chrestienne by LeCOMTE, Louis

1698 ALEXANDER HAMILTON American Provenance CHINA Le Comte Rites Confucius 3v The history of China has always been one of the mo...

$3,500.00
Asiatick Researches: Or, Transactions of the Society, Instituted in  Bengal, for Inquiring  into the History and Antiquities, the Arts,  Sciences, and Literature, of Asia. Volume the Second.

Asiatick Researches: Or, Transactions of the Society, Instituted in Bengal, for Inquiring into the History and Antiquities, the Arts, Sciences, and Literature, of Asia. Volume the Second. by Jones, William (Sir ) (ed.); other contributors include Charles Wilkins, Henry Vansittart, Samuel Davis, William Roxburgh

Calcutta: Printed and Sold By Manuel Cantopher. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1790. First Edition. Hardcover. Professionally re...

$3,200.00
The Jummoo and Kashmir Territories: A Geographical Account

The Jummoo and Kashmir Territories: A Geographical Account by Drew, Frederic

London: Edward Stanford, 1875. Rare 1st edition, of which the 1877 book 'The Northern Barrier of India' is an abridgemen...

$3,000.00
1780 BUDDHA BUDDHISM PRAYER SPINACH JADE TABLET ZITAN WOOD ASIA GOD QING DYNASTY CHINESE

1780 BUDDHA BUDDHISM PRAYER SPINACH JADE TABLET ZITAN WOOD ASIA GOD QING DYNASTY CHINESE by N/A

BUDDHISM PRAYER BOOK N.D. Circa Mid/Late 18th Century; Qianlong Emperor/Qing Dynasty; China; Zitan Wood Boards, Silk over boards...

$2,999.00
Across Asia from West to East in 1906-1908, Two Volumes

Across Asia from West to East in 1906-1908, Two Volumes by Mannerheim, Carl Gustav

Helsinki, Finland: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, 1940. Two volumes in original dustjackets. Both volumes are Fine, Vol.I dustjacke...

$2,750.00
Journal d'un voyage dans l'Inde anglaise, à Java, dans l'archipel des Moluques, sur les côtes méridionales de la Chine, à Ceylan (1864)

Journal d'un voyage dans l'Inde anglaise, à Java, dans l'archipel des Moluques, sur les côtes méridionales de la Chine, à Ceylan (1864) by Devay, Fr

Paris: Firmin Didot frères, fils et Cie, 1867. Livre. Très bon. Demi-cuir. Ed. originale. In-8. Firmin Didot fr&eg...

€2,400.00
China in Sign and Symbol. With Decorations by Kent Crane. First edition in  Jacket, chemise and slipcase

China in Sign and Symbol. With Decorations by Kent Crane. First edition in Jacket, chemise and slipcase by Louise Crane & Kent Crane

Shanghai: Kelly & Walsh. Very Good. 1926. First; First. A beautiful copy preserved in the more desirable art deco jacket. House...

$2,010.00
1780 36 STRATAGEMS CHINESE JADE TABLETS ZITAN WOOD WAR GOD MILITARY ASIA QING DYNASTY

1780 36 STRATAGEMS CHINESE JADE TABLETS ZITAN WOOD WAR GOD MILITARY ASIA QING DYNASTY by N/A

THIRTY-SIX STRATAGEMS N.D. Circa Mid/Late 18th Century; Qianlong Emperor/Qing Dynasty; China; Zitan Wood Boards, Silk over board...

$1,999.00
Narrative of the Earl of Elgin

Narrative of the Earl of Elgin's mission to China and Japan in the years 1857, '58, '59. by OLIPHANT, Laurence

1859 1ed EXQUISITE Earl of Elgin CHINA Opium Chinese Wars Color Illustrated MAPS A rare, 19th-century account of Earl of Elgin,...

$1,500.00
Harper’s Weekly: Journal of Civilization

Harper’s Weekly: Journal of Civilization by HARPER

1860 Harper's Weekly Florence Nightingale Nursing Meteors Japan Illustrated HUGE Harper's Weekly was an early American magazine...

$1,500.00



Biblio has many books that focus on certain regions of the world, and there are many rare and antique books available on Asia and Asiana culture and traditions. Several of the books in the rare Asiana books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room are non-fiction works by Asian authors, and others are famously rare novels about Asia or that take place in Asia. Many of the rare and antique books in the rare Asiana books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room are first editions or signed by the author.

... More about