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Tao Te Ching

by Lao-Tzu; Addiss, Stephen & Lombardo, Stanley (trans.); Watson, Burton (intro.)

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Published
1993
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Good with No dust jacket as issued
ISBN
9780872202320
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$12.00

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Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing Company, 1993. Softcover. Good with No dust jacket as issued. Sound binding. Pages clean, bright. Writing and ink markings inside front of wrappers. Wrappers have moderate wear overall. ; Nuanced, poetic English language translation of the Tao Te Ching. ; 8.5" tall ; 106 pages.
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Falkland Road: Prostitutes of Bombay

by Mark, Mary Ellen

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Published
1981
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Very Good with No dust jacket as issued
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394509877
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$24.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. First Edition. Sound binding. Clean, bright pages. Light reading wear, shelf wear to wrappers. ; Full-page color photographs with quotations from prostitutes as captions. ; 11.0" tall; 100 pages.
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image of Asian Theatre Journal, Volume 6, Number 2 (Fall 1989)

Asian Theatre Journal, Volume 6, Number 2 (Fall 1989)

by Brandon, James R. (ed.); Goto, Yukihiro; Perng, Ching-Hsi; Xireng, Jiang; McCaslin, Nellie; Arjo, Irawati Durban; others

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Published
1989
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Very Good with No dust jacket as issued
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$40.00

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N. P.: Association for Asian Performance, 1989. Softcover. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. Sound binding. Clean, bright pages. Wrappers have general light handling wear. ; Contents: Goto, The theatrical fusion of Suzuki Tadashi. Perng, At the crossroads: Peking opera in Taiwan today. Xireng, The children's aart theatre of Shanghai. McCaslin, American Children's Theatre goes to… Read more
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image of Asian Theatre Journal, Volume 6, Number 2 (Fall 1989)

Asian Theatre Journal, Volume 6, Number 2 (Fall 1989)

by Leiter, Samuel L. (ed.); Kunio, Shimizu; Chen, Fan Pen; Pan, Ping; others

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Published
1989
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Very Good with No dust jacket as issued
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N. P.: Association for Asian Performance, 1989. Softcover. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. Sound binding. Clean, bright pages. Wrappers have general light handling wear. ; Contents: Kunio, An Older Sister Burning Like a Flame: a play (trans. and intro. by J. Thomas Rimer). Chen The Temple of Guanyin: a Chinese shadow play. Pan, Triumphant dancing… Read more
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Asian Art: Indonesian Performing Arts, Volume IV, Number 2 (Spring 1991)

by Sagstetter, Karen (editor); Jessup, Helen Ibbitson; Harnish, David; Sedyawati, Edi; Rodgers, Susan

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Published
1991
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Very Good with no dust jacket
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$22.00

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New York: Oxford University Press and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, 1991. Softcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Square, tight binding. Clean, bright pages illustrated with color photographs. Wraps have light edge rubbing. ; Contents: Jessup, "Voices of the Ancestors or Internationalism The Dilemma of the Indonesian Artist"; map of Indonesia; Harnish, "Balinese Performance as Festival… Read more
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image of Sixteen Reproductions from Drawings and Latest Photographs of the War in the Air, on Land and under Sea, the Germans at Kiao-Chau and in Belgium. 560 - Vol. 2

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Unknown: Unknown, 1914. Ephemera. Very Good with no dust jacket. Unbound sheets with 15 black and white illustrations of World War I subjects. Paper is slightly age-darkened with light edge wear to some. ; Well preserved set of wire photos or news agency photos issued in 1914 to the press in limited quantities (sometimes as few… Read more
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image of Japan and Her Destiny:  My Struggle for Peace

Japan and Her Destiny: My Struggle for Peace

by Shigemitsu, Mamoru; Piggott, F. S. G. (ed.); White, Oswald (trans.)

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Published
1958
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Good in Fair dust jacket
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New York: E. P. Dutton Everyman, 1958. Hard Cover. Good in Fair dust jacket. Square, sound binding and hinges. Clean but age-darkened pages. Cloth over boards is edge rubbed with bumped corners. DJ edge worn, creased, scuffed. History of Japan's rise, entry into WWII and loss by Mamoru Shigemitsu, former Japanese foreign minister. 9.25" (23… Read more
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The National Geographic Magazine, Volume 61, Number 6 (June 1932)

by Grosvenor, Gilbert (ed.); Day, Gladys M.; Jacobi, Elizabeth P.; Hildenbrand, Hans; Hildebrand, J. R.; Moore, W. Robert; Wilbur, Lyman D.

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Published
1932
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Good with No dust jacket as issued
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Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1932. Softcover. Good with No dust jacket as issued. Sound binding. Clean, off-white pages with light reading wear. Wrappers are soiled with handling wear, edge wear, tattering at spine. Contents: Day, Flying the world. Jacobi, Hungary, a kingdom without a king. Hildenbrand, Rainbow hues from Hungary. Hildebrand, Budapest, twin city of the Danube.… Read more
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The National Geographic Magazine, Volume 64, Number 4 (October 1933)

by Grosvenor, Gilbert (ed.); Breasted, Charles; Deering, Mabel Craft; Moore, W. Robert; Simpich, Frederick; de Quirós, Cesáreo; Fernsworth, Lawrence A.

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Published
1933
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Good with No dust jacket as issued
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Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1933. Softcover. Good with No dust jacket as issued. Sound binding. Pages clean, off-white. Wrappers chipped at top of spine with general handling wear, pencil marks, and soiling. ; Contents: Breasted, Exploring the secrets of Persepolis. Deering, Chosen - land of morning calm. Moore, Chromatic highlights of Korea. Simpich, Life on the Argentine… Read more
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Toward Industrial Democracy : Management and the Workers in Modern Japan (East Asian Monographs, No. 80)

by Odaka, Kunio

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780674898165
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Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.: Harvard University Press, 1975. Hard Cover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Square with sharp corners, tight binding and hinges, clean and bright pages. DJ has slight fading and rubbing at spine. Book by a leading Japanese labor sociologist who discusses the complex attitudes of Japanese workers toward management, unions, work, and leisure.… Read more
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Academic Encounter: The American University in Japan and Korea

by Bronfenbrenner, Martin

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Published
1961
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Very Good in Good dust jacket
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$32.00

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New York: Crowell-Collier Press; Michigan State University, 1961. Hard Cover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. Sound binding and hinges, clean and bright pages. DJ has edge wear, tanning especially at spine, chip at top back. Comparative study of American universities in Japan and Korea by economist Martin Bronfenbrenner, reflecting his secondary interest in Japanese studies. 9.25"… Read more
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Ekonomi Dan Struktur Politik Orde Baru, 1966-1971 (Indonesian language edition)

by Mas'oed, Mochtar

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Published
1989
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Very Good with No dust jacket as issued
ISBN
9789798015496
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Jakarta: Lembaga Penelititan Pendidikan dan Penerangan Ekonomi dan Sosial, 1989. Soft Cover. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. Book is in the Indonesian language. Sound binding. Clean, slightly tanned pages. Wrappers display light handling wear. Scholarly study of the relationship between the Indonesian economy and the political structure of the late 1960s. 8.25" (21 cm) tall;… Read more
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Salome: A Filipino Filmscript

by Lee, Ricardo; Reyes, Soledad S. (intro.); Brion, Rofel (trans.)

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Published
2004
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Fine with No dust jacket as issued
ISBN
9781881261070
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$24.00

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Madison, WI: Center for Southeast Asian Studies, 2004. Softcover. Fine with No dust jacket as issued. Sound binding. Clean, bright pages. Wraps have light edge rubbing only. Well received Filipino film about a married woman who murders a man from Manila. Center for Southeast Asian Studies Monograph; Vol. 9; 9.0" tall; 140 pages.
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The Book of Love: The Story of the Kamasutra

by McConnachie, James

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Published
2008
Condition
Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First American Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780805088182
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$16.00

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New York: Metropolitan Books, 2008. First American Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Good in Very Good dust jacket. First American Edition; First Printing. Exlibrary markings. Binding and hinges are sound. Pages clean, bright. Cloth over boards has tape marks, else clean. DJ has call number label at lower spine, else clean. ; Chapters: The wheel of sexual ecstasy. Pleasure… Read more
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Tibetan-English Dictionary. Compact Edition

by Das, Sarat Chandra

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Published
1988
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As New with no dust jacket
Edition
Eighth Printing
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$95.00

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Kyoto, Japan: Rinsen Book Company, 1988. Eighth Printing. Hardcover. As New with no dust jacket. Eighth Printing. Sound binding and hinges. Clean, bright pages. Leatherette cover is clean with bright gilt lettering. Cardboard slipcase is in very good condition with minor edge rubbing. ; Compact edition of work originally published in 1902. ; 6.25" tall; 1353… Read more
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Japanese-American Relations

by Tokutomi, Iichiro; Yanagiwara, Sukeshige (trans.)

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Published
1922
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Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$28.00

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. First Edition. Sound binding. Front hinge paper starting, rear hinge paper cracked. Hinges holding. Previous owner's name on ffep. Pages tanned, clean. Cloth over boards has edge rubbing, bumped corners. Bright gilt lettering at spine. ; Author was a member of the Japanese… Read more
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Winter 2014 (Vol. 71, Number 3). Tibet and India: Buddhist Traditions and Transformations

by Behrendt, Kurt

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Published
2014
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Very Good with no dust jacket
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New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2014. Soft Cover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Tightly stapled binding, clean and bright pages. Wrappers have light shelf wear. Bulletin accompanying exhibition focusing on Indian and Tibetan Buddhist art of the eleventh and twelfth centuries. ; 11.0" (28 cm) tall; 48 pages.
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SAQ: the South Atlantic Quarterly, Volume 87, Number 3 (Summer 1988). Postmodernism and Japan

by Miyoshi, Massao (ed.); Hartootunian, H. D. (ed.); Najita, Tetsuo; Ivy, Marilyn; Sakai, Naoki; Koschmann, J. Victor; Field, Norma; Wolfe, Alan; De Bary, Brett; Köjin, Karatani; Akira, Asada; Melville, Stephen

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Published
1988
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Very Good with no dust jacket
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Durham: Duke University Press, 1988. Softcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Square, sound binding. Clean, off-white pages. Wrappers have light handling wear, darkened area at bottom edges. ; Contents: Miyoshi and Harootunian, Introduction. Najita, On culture and technology in postmodern Japan. Ivy, Critical texts, mass artifacts: the consumption of knowledge in postmodern Japan. Harootunian, Visible discourses/invisible… Read more
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Hindu Manners, Customs and Ceremonies

by DuBois, Abbe J. A.; Beauchamp, Henry K. (trans. and ed.)

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Published
1947
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
Third Edition; Later Printing
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$24.00

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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1947. Third Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. Third Edition; Later Printing. Sound binding and hinges. Tanning of endpapers, with previous owner's name on ffep. Pages clean, tanned. Cloth over boards is edge rubbed with clear gilt lettering on spine. DJ edge worn, sunned at spine, with tear at top of… Read more
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Die Spaltung der Kommunistischen Partei Indiens (Schriftenreihe des Südasien-Instituts der Universität Heidelberg)

by Rothermund, Indira [Nalin]

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Published
1969
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Good with no dust jacket
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Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, 1969. Soft Cover. Good with no dust jacket. Book is in the German language. Exlibrary markings. Originally a soft cover, rebound with wraps laminated over boards as a hardcover. Square, tight binding. Clean, slightly age-darkened pages. Exterior is generally shelf worn. 109 pp. Study of the Communist… Read more
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