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cover of Shenfan. The Continuing Revolution in a Chinese Village

Shenfan. The Continuing Revolution in a Chinese Village

by Hinton, William, text. Richard Gordon, photography

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Published
1983
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9780394481425
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New York: Random House, 1983. Hardcover. xxxix, unpaginated photography and map leaves, 1-785p., substantial hardbound in 9.5x6.5 inch red boards under a wide black cloth spine panel with copper-foil titling, and enclosed in the dust jacket. Casebound book is faintly foxed with speckles along text edges and inside the blank dj verso, while dj shows no other foxed areas… Read more
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cover of Mualafat Maw Tsi Tungh almukhtara مؤلفات ماو تسي تونغ المختارة

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Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1973. Paperback. Selected works of Mao Tse-Tung in four paperback volumes (complete), with dustjackets over thin card covers; 501, 665, 400, and 585 pages respectively. Each is the first paperback edition of the Arabic translation. Vol. 1 has a damp stain at the top; Vol. 3 has a large tear and creasing to the rear… Read more
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cover of Chinese Phrase Book. December 10, 1943

Chinese Phrase Book. December 10, 1943

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Published
1943
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Washington DC: GPO, 1943. Paperback. 269p. paperback in pocketbook format; "Restricted" printed on cover, but an August 29, 1945 rubberstamp on the cover states that the classification has been lifted. War Department Technical Manual 30-633. Designed for the aid of US military staff working with Chinese speakers. Includes sample sentences for many routine daily tasks (getting laundry done, etc).… Read more
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cover of Nature, Society and Thought: NST, A Journal Of Dialectical And Historical Materialism 2000, Volume 13, No. 2 (April, 2000)

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Minneapolis: MEP Publications / University of Minnesota, 2001. Magazine. One issue, pages 151-274, continuous pagination, digest size journal 5.5x8.5 inches, wraps, in very good condition. Issue dated as April, 200, though "Sent to Press May 14, 2001." Essays on Symposia on China on Socialism and Marxism in the 21st Century and more articles from this conference on China. … Read more
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cover of Girls Like Us: lesbian quarterly #4 Winter 2006/2007

Girls Like Us: lesbian quarterly #4 Winter 2006/2007

by Gysel, Jessica & Kathrin Hero, Bettina Koster, Beth Ditto, Inge Colsen, Kate Kunath, et al.

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Published
2006
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Amsterdam: Capricious BV, 2006. Magazine. 80p., 6.5x9 inches, b&w art, photos and color photos, lightly worn lesbian magazine in pictorial wraps. Kunath journal and interviews: LaLa-Land on finding the Chinese dyke underground.
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cover of The Pivot of the Four Quarters: A Preliminary Enquiry into the Origins and Character of the Ancient Chinese City

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Chicago: Aldine Publishing Company, 1971. Hardcover. xix, 602p., very good hardcover in lightly edgeworn dust jacket. Examination of the social forces behind the development of early towns.
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cover of Manchu Princess, Japanese Spy: the story of Kawashima Yoshiko, the cross-dressing spy who commanded her own army

Manchu Princess, Japanese Spy: the story of Kawashima Yoshiko, the cross-dressing spy who commanded her own army

by [Yoshiko, Kawashima aka Aisin Gioro Xianyu] Phyllis Birnbaum

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Published
2015
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New York: Columbia University Press, 2015. Hardcover. xiii, 252p., frontis-portrait, main characters, chronology, note on the text, notes, index, photos in text, very good first edition, first printing stated in boards and bright unclipped dj. Asia Perspectives: History, Society, & Culture, Carol Gluck, series editor.
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cover of Thoughts that pass in the night

Thoughts that pass in the night

by Kagan, David; Chris Jorie, ed

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Published
1984
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[San Francisco]: Self-published by the author, 1984. Pamphlet. 48p., 5.5x8.5 inches; photos., slight handling, else very good. Signed by the author.
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cover of Xin fa xing shu fan ben / 新法行書範本

Xin fa xing shu fan ben / 新法行書範本

by Zhai Fen 翟奮

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Published
1933
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Shanghai: Shangwu yinshuguan, 1933. Paperback. Four paperback volumes bound with thread in traditional manner, last volume has minor corner wear, otherwise very good. A guide for Chinese calligraphy in the Running Script.
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cover of Statement of Policy [leaflet]

Statement of Policy [leaflet]

by Committee for a Democratic Policy Toward China

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Published
1945
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New York: the Committee, 1945. Handbill. 5.5x8.5 inch sheet printed both sides, year penciled in corner, faint crease, very good. Argues that US policies "have often tended to throttle rather than encourage democratic self-government in the Pacific countries," including through support of the KMT, which "has denied basic civil rights to the Chinese people.
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cover of Dachau Song; The Twentieth-Century Odyssey of Herbert Zipper

Dachau Song; The Twentieth-Century Odyssey of Herbert Zipper

by Cummins, Paul F.

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Published
1992
ISBN
9780820417295
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New York: Peter Lang, 1992. Hardcover. xiii, 308p., illustrated with extensive snapshot and journalist photography sections; hardbound in mulberry cloth boards decorated in blind and titled gilt, and enclosed in the dust jacket. Top and tail margins of the book itself are quite sunned, where the dj hiked up or down, else quite a good copy: sound, clean, unmarked… Read more
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cover of The mountain poems of Stonehouse

The mountain poems of Stonehouse

by Red Pine, translator; Qinggong 清珙

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Published
1986
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Port Townsend, WA: Empty Bowl, 1986. Paperback. [66p.], paperback, bound in traditional East Asian format with thread. Very good. Second printing.
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cover of From Temple Walls: the collected poems of Big Shield & Pickup

From Temple Walls: the collected poems of Big Shield & Pickup

by Red Pine, translator; Fenggan; Shide

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Published
1984
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Port Townsend, WA: Empty Bowl, 1984. Paperback. [45p.], paperback, bound in traditional East Asian format with thread. Very good.
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cover of China, key to the Orient - and to Asia. Washington fumbles the key

China, key to the Orient - and to Asia. Washington fumbles the key

by Johnson, Rev. William R.

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Published
1950
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Polo, IL: William R. Johnson, 1950. Pamphlet. 31p. staplebound pamphlet, vertical crease, small chip at bottom of front cover, paper toned. Second printing. Argues that the State Department undermined the KMT and paved the way for Communist victory.
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cover of Conspiracy for War

Conspiracy for War

by MacKenzie, Norman

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Published
1952
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London: Union of Democratic Control, 1952. Pamphlet. 16p. staplebound pamphlet, paper toned, mild handling wear. "A study of the China Lobby and its plot against democracy in the United States.
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cover of Heaven and Earth. Album Leaves from a Ming Encyclopedia: San-ts'ai t'u-hui, 1610

Heaven and Earth. Album Leaves from a Ming Encyclopedia: San-ts'ai t'u-hui, 1610

by Goodall, John A., selection and annotation

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Published
1979
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London: Lund Humphries, 1979. Hardcover. 192p., illustrated with 120 images from the Sancai tuhui ( 三才圖會). Reproductions are fullpage, black and white; captioning is in a running numbered text; very good condition in an unclipped and lightly edgeworn dj.
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cover of Abode of Illusions: The Garden of Chang Ta-Ch'ien

Abode of Illusions: The Garden of Chang Ta-Ch'ien

by Strassberg, Richard E.; photographs by Hu Ch'ung-Hsien

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Published
1983
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Pasadena, CA: Pacific Asia Museum in association with the Kelton Foundation, 1983. Pamphlet. 47p., wraps, 11x8.5 inches landscape format, profusely illus., sticker shadow on front wrap else very good exhibition catalog.
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cover of Obaku: Zen Painting and Calligraphy

Obaku: Zen Painting and Calligraphy

by Addiss, Stephen and Kwan S. Wong

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Published
1978
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Lawrence: Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, 1978. Paperback. 80p., wraps, 10.5x9 inches landscape format, profusely illus., wraps lightly soiled with a few small stains, label taped to spine, else very good exhibition catalog.
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cover of Science and Technology in East Asia

Science and Technology in East Asia

by Sivin, Nathan, editor

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Published
1977
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New York: Science History Publications, 1977. Paperback. xxiv, 260p., wraps, 6x9 inches, rear wrap lightly yellowed else very good condition with bookplate of Bill Powell, China-born San Francisco resident who was tried for sedition in 1959 for publishing allegations of US germ warfare in Korea. History of Science: Selections from ISIS.
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cover of Yin yue ci dian 音樂辭典

Yin yue ci dian 音樂辭典

by Liu Chengfu 劉誠甫

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Published
1936
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Shanghai: Shangwu yinshuguan, 1936. Hardcover. 447p. hardcover, with some discoloration to the red cloth, in a worn dustjacket. Second printing. A disctionary of music, including both Chinese and Western instruments.
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