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Zhongguo min jian yi shu man tan
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Zhongguo min jian yi shu man tan

By Lin Huan

Hong Kong: Chang cheng hua bao she, 1956. 136p., very good paperback. Pages evenly toned; some black and white illustrations. Lin Huan was a pen name used in the 1950s by the novelist better known as Jin Yong, perhaps Hong Kong's greatest writer. This is a non-fiction work on Chinese folk arts such as dance and opera.

$1200.00

Highlights of the Three Religions of China
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Highlights of the Three Religions of China

Hong Kong: Yuen Yuen Institute, 1971. 40p. in English, 24p. in Chinese; stiff card covers somewhat foxed. Syncretic look at Buddhism, Confucianism, and Daoism.

$12.00

Global Digest: a monthly magazine on world current affairs [18 issues]
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Global Digest: a monthly magazine on world current affairs [18 issues]

By Chen Chun-pao, editor

Hong Kong, 1966. Eighteen issues of the staplebound journal, several issues with moderately worn covers, otherwise very good. Issues present are vol. 2 nos. 2, 5, 8, 9, 11-15 and vol. 3 nos. 1-8 and 10. An ostensibly nonpartisan digest of international political reportage, including reprints from such newspapers as the NY Times and Le Monde, but generally weighted toward the socialist camp, with many Soviet, Chinese, North Korean, Cuban, and other articles.

$160.00

Intangible Cultural Heritage and Local Communities in East Asia / Fei wu zhi wen hua yi chan yu Dong Ya di fang she hui
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Intangible Cultural Heritage and Local Communities in East Asia / Fei wu zhi wen hua yi chan yu Dong Ya di fang she hui

By Liu Tik-sang, editor

Hong Kong: South China Research Center; Hong Kong Heritage Museum, 2011. 447p., very good paperback. Text in English and Chinese. Papers from the 2009 International Conference on "Intangible Cultural Heritage and Local Societies in East Asia

$35.00

Xin Zhonghua / Sin Chung Hwa Pictorial [13 issues of the magazine]
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Xin Zhonghua / Sin Chung Hwa Pictorial [13 issues of the magazine]

Hong Kong: Xin Zhonghua hua bao she, 1962. Thirteen issues of the pictorial magazine, generally in very good condition with occasional wear, some corner creases; no. 106 has closed edge tears to rear cover. Interior illustrations are mostly black and white, with text in Chinese and English. Numbers present are 9, 11, 72, 73, 97-100, 103, 106, 108, 110, 113. Each issue is approximately 9x11 inches, with size varying slightly over time.

$125.00

Ten More Poems of Mao Tse-tung
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Ten More Poems of Mao Tse-tung

By Mao, Zedong

Hong Kong: Eastern Horizon Press, 1966. iv, 33 pages, two plates, very good hardcover in slightly worn dustjacket with old price sticker on front flap.

$12.00

Han Ying shi shi yong yu ci hui / Chinese - English Glossary of Current Affairs words and phrases
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Han Ying shi shi yong yu ci hui / Chinese - English Glossary of Current Affairs words and phrases

Hong Kong, 1964. iv, 599p., paperback; pages toned, otherwise very good. Reprint of the Beijing 1964 edition, anonymously republished in Hong Kong with unchanged contents. Includes much political jargon and revolutionary terminology.

$15.00

Hong Kong in picture and story
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Hong Kong in picture and story

By Stericker, John and Veronica

Hong Kong: Tai Wah Press & Co, 1953. 175p., hardcover, the white cover somewhat toned and lightly worn, some foxing.

$40.00

Zen yang shi yong ji suan chi
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Zen yang shi yong ji suan chi

By He Zuofeng

Hong Kong: Wan li shu dian, 1963. 101p., very good paperback. On using the slide rule.

$12.00

Liang Zhongxian xian sheng shu hua ji
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Liang Zhongxian xian sheng shu hua ji

By Liang Zhongxian (Leong Chong Hin)

Hong Kong: Dong ya yin wu you xian gong si, 1959. Unpaginated paperback, chielfly black and white illustrations captioned in both English and Chinese.

$30.00

Zhongguo hua ji ben hui fa
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Zhongguo hua ji ben hui fa

By Ren Xun

Hong Kong: Wan li shu dian, 1961. 134p., stiff wraps, very good but for bumping at corners. On Chinese painting.

$25.00

Zhongguo shi ci xuan yi /  Selected Chinese poems, translated into English
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Zhongguo shi ci xuan yi / Selected Chinese poems, translated into English

By Wei Cheng, editor

Hong Kong: Qiao guang shu dian, 1965. 102p., very good paperback. Chinese and English text on facing pages.

$12.00

Chinese painting for beginners / Guo hua ru men
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Chinese painting for beginners / Guo hua ru men

By Lau Ta Po (Liu Dabu)

Hong Kong: Ju zhu lou hua yuan, [196-]. Unpaginated slender paperback, text in both Chinese and English, with black and white photos of artwork (and of the author instructing the governor of Hong Kong). Inscribed on the front cover to [Huang] Keyi, who was part of the San Francisco Chinatown art world. Small chip at bottom of the front cover.

$95.00

Chang zheng 25000 li [Chinese edition of Red Star Over China]
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Chang zheng 25000 li [Chinese edition of Red Star Over China]

By Snow, Edgar; Shi Jiakang

Hong Kong: Qi ming shu ju, 1950. 460p., paperback, clear tape repairs at spine ends, paper toned. Second Hong Kong printing.

$300.00

Feng Kanghou zhuan ke
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Feng Kanghou zhuan ke

By Feng Kanghou

Hong Kong: Da jiu gong si, 1965. Accordion-folded brochure reproducing twelve inscriptions and 23 seal imprints by the master seal carver. Light handling wear, very good, 4.3x8.5 inches when folded.

$75.00

Translation by examples with exercises / Ying Han Han Ying fan yi ju li
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Translation by examples with exercises / Ying Han Han Ying fan yi ju li

By Su Zhaolong

Hong Kong: Jing wen shu ju, 1952. 165p., paperback, very good. Hong Kong reprint of the Shanghai 1936 edition.

$12.00

Guo Dawei hua ce / Chinese paintings by David Kwok
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Guo Dawei hua ce / Chinese paintings by David Kwok

By Guo Dawei [David Kwok]

Hong Kong: Hu Jiajian, 1953. 23 unnumbered leaves, slender paperback, black taped spine fraying at ends. Black and white photos of paintings by the former student of Qi Baishi, who contributes his calligraphy for the title.

$90.00

You Yiru xiansheng fu gao
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You Yiru xiansheng fu gao

Hong Kong: Xi nan tu shu yin shua gong si, n.d.. [17 double leaves], slender paperback bound with thread in traditional format, title label and textblock edges worn, some foxing and staining, last page has some dye transfer from blue rear cover. Tributes to You written in the calligraphy of various contributors.

$65.00

Life\'s journey. An autobiography
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Life's journey. An autobiography

By Li, Ellen [Li Shu-pui]

Hong Kong: self-published, 1993. 117p. in English, 110p. in Chinese, paperback, cover has some corner wear, interior very good. By the first woman to be appointed to the Legislative Council of Hong Kong, who was instrumental in banning polygamy in 1971.

$22.00

Dang dai zhuan ke xuan di yi ji
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Dang dai zhuan ke xuan di yi ji

By Ma Guoquan

Hong Kong: Shao hua wen hua, n.d.. 68p., slender paperback, very good. Contents are mostly reproductions of seals by modern artists of the craft, with brief text.

$45.00

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