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Burakumin: A Japanese Minority and Education

By Shimahara, Nobuo

The Hague, Netherlands: Martinus Hijhoff, 1971. Ex-Library, but still sound, with usual university library ownership and discard marks, bar code and pocket to inside of covers, spine-area catalog label to upper front. Corner wear, with tears to front cover joints neatly repaired with book adhesive. Moderate general wear and aging, text else clean and well bound. In original pale blue paper covers.. First Edition. Paperback. Ex-Library, else Good. Octavo.

$59.95

Land Tenure and the Social Order in T'ang and Sung China [Tang]

By Twitchett, Denis

London: School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, Oxford University Press, 1962. Ex-Library, but still sound, with usual university library ownership and discard marks, bar code to inside of front cover; spine-area catalog label to upper front cover. One page has two very tiny margin marks in pen. Moderate general wear and aging otherwise, some wear to covers, with well bound, sewn text block. Pamphlet, in original wrap covers, 40 pages.. First Edition. Paperback. Ex-Library, else Good. Octavo.

$24.24

Against the State: Politics and Social Protest in Japan
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Against the State: Politics and Social Protest in Japan

By Apter, David E. and Nagayo Sawa

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1984. Ex-Library, but still soundly VG, with usual university library ownership and discard marks, bar code and catalog sticker to endpaper; spine catalog label removed. Minor wear only otherwise, with soundly bound, crisp and straight text block. No dust jacket.. First Edition. HARDCOVER. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$6.25

Great Japan: A Study in National Efficiency

By Stead, Alfred; Earl of Rosebery, intro.

New York: John Lane Company, 1906. In sound enough shape without binding breaks, with general shelfwear and rubbing, some discolorations to covers, age-toning and some foxing to page paper. Department of the Navy, Department of Equipment, bookplate to front endpaper says, "Ship's Library, U.S.S. Dolphin," and there is a similarly designed Navy embosser blind stamp to the title page. This is the second edition, printed in England, and bound in brick red cloth with gilt titles. The white line decorations and borders on the covers are heavily rubbed, but the gold lettering is still bright. No dust jacket.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Fair to Good-/No Jacket.

$28.50

Chinese Lineage and Society: Fukien and Kwangtung

By Freedman, Maurice

London: The Athlone Press, 1966. Some minor marks here and there in text, mild wear otherwise, soundly bound. Jacket has rubs, a price clip to flap, but is still perfectly presentable.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Octavo.

$5.25

The Artistic Garden of Japan, Book II: Gardens of Momoyama Era (16th Century), Gardens of Edo Era (17th Century)

Japan: Unknown Circa late 1050s or early 1960s publication. Large format, 160 pages of BW photos with bilingual English and Japanese captions, 80 pages of regular text in Japanese only. Volume 2 only of the set, coveing the two eras in the title. Clean and well bound text, with light aging, minor outer shelf wear. In original beige cloth. Prev. owner name to endpaper.. Hard Cover. Good+/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$175.00

The Penguin New Writing in Sri Lanka

By Goonetilleke, D. C., ed

New Delhi, India: Penguin Books, 1992. Text clean and well bound, showing slight aging. Minor touch of rubbing to covers, with a small corner crease to lower back cover. A pen numeral is written to last page which contains ads for other Penguin books.. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Octavo.

$35.35

Heavenly Rain

By Pingwa, Jia

Bejing, China: Panda Books, Chinese Literature Press, 1996. Clean, straight and well bound, with quite minor wear only.. First Edition Stated. Soft Cover. Very Good+.

$24.24

Tiger Balm: Travels in Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia

By Stewart, Lucretia

London: Chatto & Windus, 1998. Reading copy. This book has seen some travels, but is still sound and useful. Fairly heavy creasing to covers, corner wear, minor and faint moisture stain affecting fore-edge margin of pages. Text unmarked but with a doodle to blank rear endpage.. Second Edition. Trade Paperback. Acceptable. Octavo.

$3.50

Philippine Rural Education: An Anthropological Perspective (Special Report / Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Northern Illinois University)

By Foley, Douglas E

Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Northern Illinois University, 1976. Usual lib ownership and discard stamps, bar code sticker to inner side of front cover, catalog label to front near spine. Else clean and well bound text, with minor general shelf wear. In original paper covers.. Edition Unstated. Soft Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good-. Octavo.

$15.00

Change and Conflict in the Indian University (Monograph and Occasional Papers Series / Duke University, Program in Comparative Studies on Southern Asia)

By DiBona, Joseph

Detroit, MI: Duke University, Program in Comparative Studies on Southern Asia, 1969. Usual lib ownership and discard stamps, bar code sticker to inner side of front cover; minor spine catalog label removal signs. Else clean and well bound, with moderate shelf wear to covers. In publisher's original stiff pictorial paper covers.. Trade Paperback. Ex-Library, else Good+. Octavo.

$9.25

Philippines, Archipelago of Smiles

By Pasquier, Eric; N.V.M. Gonzalez, intro.; Louis Aldebert, ed

Paris & Manila: Le cherche midi editeur/S.O.S. Inc., 1998. ENGLISH LANGUAGE VERSION. Clean and crisp, with quite minor wear only. DJ shows a little rubbing; preserved in new protective wrapper, with the "1898-1998 The Centennial Book" wrap-around slip still present. Large book, will cost more for Priority or International shipping.. English Language Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good. Folio - over 12".

$25.25

Pressure of Population and Economic Efficiency in India

By Ghosh, Dwarkanath

New Delhi, India: Indian Council of World Affairs, 1946. Bound sturdily in pale yellow lib. buckram over boards. Usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to endpaper; spine catalog label has come free neatly. There are some marks here and there in text, most in pencil. Page paper a bit age-toned. Else clean and well bound, with minor wear.. First Edition. Hard Cover, Library Binding. Ex-Library/No Jacket. Octavo.

$6.00

How Minority Status Affects Fertility: Asian Groups in Canada (Contributions in Ethnic Studies Number 18)
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How Minority Status Affects Fertility: Asian Groups in Canada (Contributions in Ethnic Studies Number 18)

By Halli, Shivalingappa S

Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1987. Usual university lib. ownership and discard marks; spine catalog label has come free neatly. Else clean and well bound, excellent text; with minor wear only.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$2.99

Fertility Transition of East Asian Populations (Monographs of the Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University)

By Cho, Lee-Jay & Kazumasa Kobayashi, eds

Honolulu: University Press of Hawaii, 1979. Usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to endpaper, minor spine label remains. Else clean and well bound text; with minor shelfwear to exterior.. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$41.41

Lotus and I: In the Temple of the Jade Mountain

By Moen, Erna I

Korea: Sejong Corp., 1975. Clean and well bound, with minor wear, some toning to page paper, spine background color a bit faded. Prev. owner name scribbled out at upper edge of endpaper, small price blot to cover flap. Covered in original clear vinyl wrapper.. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Good+.

$5.90

Labour-Management Relations in India (Labor)

By Subramanian, K. N

Bombay, India: Asia Publishing House, 1967. Usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to endpaper; spine catalog label has come free. Else clean and well bound text, with moderate shelf wear, spine and upper edges sun-faded somewhat, page paper shows mild toning. In publisher's original binding.. Edition Unstated. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Good+/No Jacket. Octavo.

$23.95

Problems of Elite Cohesion: A Perspective from a Minority Community

By Kassim, Ismail

Singapore University Press, 1974. Usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket to first page and bar code sticker to inner side of front cover; spine catalog label has come free with mild surface damage. Else clean, and well bound, with minor general wear, a little rubbing and a few minor creases to covers. . Soft Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good-. Octavo.

$25.55

The Machine-Building Industry in Communist China

By Cheng, Chu-Yuan; Social Science Research Council

Chicago: Aldine-Atherton, 1971. Usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to endpaper; spine catalog label has come free neatly. Else clean and well bound text; with minor wear only. In publisher's original cloth binding. Spine shows a hint of sunning.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$7.25

Urbanization of Japanese Labor, 1868-1955

By Wilkinson, Thomas O

Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts Press, 1965. Usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to endpaper; spine catalog label has come free neatly. Else clean and well bound text; with moderate shelf wear, some sunning about the upper edge of back and spine. In publisher's original binding.. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Good+/No Jacket. Octavo.

$3.40

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