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Japan: Crossroads of East and West

by Kirk, Ruth

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Published
1966
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Camden, New Jersey: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1966. Blue cloth hardcover with white tiles on spine, professionally rebound for library use. 223 pages including index. Copiously illustrated with black and white photographs by Bob and Ira Spring. From page 7: "With a Japanese companion, I could see the country through the eyes of its own people as… Read more
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cover of The Enchantment of Hand Painted Porcelain

The Enchantment of Hand Painted Porcelain

by Lima, Paul & Candy

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Published
1971
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Good
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1971. 8vo size spiral bound softcover; unpaginated about 20 pages. Heavy cardstock (heavy like postal card) shows maker's marks and photographs of more than 300 examples of Nippon or Japanese porcelain. Edgewear and some rubbing or transfer from photo pages to page before. Moderate wear to covers; tanned border to first page. PLUS: Universal Price… Read more
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cover of Peiling and the Chicken-Fried Christmas

Peiling and the Chicken-Fried Christmas

by Chen, Pauline

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Published
2007
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New
Edition
First American
ISBN
9781599901220
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New York: Bloomsbury, 2007. Stated First U.S. Edition with full numberline 8vo sized hardcover with dust jacket; 133 bright, white pages. From jacket: "Peiling Wang...feels completely left out! Her family is from Taiwan, and even through they've lived in America since she was small, they have never once celebrated the old-fashioned, stockings-over-the-fireplace, all-American Christmas... What follows is… Read more
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cover of Red Flag Canal

Red Flag Canal

by Lin Min

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Published
1974
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Peking: Foreign Language Press, 1974. 12mo size trade paperback; 61 pages with many black and white photographs and pull-out map Contents include: A History of Water Famine Channelling the Waters of the Changho River Battling with the Taihang Mountains Advancing Through Difficulties The Masses Are the Real Heroes Working for a Common Cause Harvest Moderate wear to… Read more
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cover of Deng Xiaoping:  My Father

Deng Xiaoping: My Father

by Deng, MaoMao

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Published
1995
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Very Good
Edition
First American
ISBN
9780465016259
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$5.75

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Basic Books, 1995. First American Edition, a translation of the Chinese First Edition 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 498 pages plus a section of black and white photographs on glossy stock From jacket: "A revealing biography by Deng Maomao, the ruler's youngest daughter and personal assistant...Deng Maomao saw a side of her famous father that she… Read more
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cover of Oriental Antiques

Oriental Antiques

by Ridley, Michael

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Published
1977
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Good
ISBN
9780668044851
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New York: Arco Publishing Company, Inc., 1977. One of the Arco Color Series 12mo size trade paperback with color photographs on both front and back covers; 256 bright, white pages with black and white photographs plus glossy center section of color photographs Contents include: Chinese Pottery and Porcelain Japanese Pottery and Porcelain Chinese Laquer Japanese Laquer Indian… Read more
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cover of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin April 1953 Volume XI Number 8

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Japanese painting; art; artists; artwork; : Metropolitan Museum of Art Small 4to size staple bound booklet; about 30 glossy pages with black and white prints and color cover. Contains one article: A Note on Japanese Painting by Alan Priest with numerous black and white illustrations. Edgewear, light soil and moderate handling wear to covers. . Stapled. Good/No… Read more
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cover of The Art of Southeast Asia:  Cambodia Vietnam Thailand Laos Burma Java Bali

The Art of Southeast Asia: Cambodia Vietnam Thailand Laos Burma Java Bali

by Rawson, Philip

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Published
1967
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Reading Copy
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New York: Frederick A. Praeger Publishers, 1967. From back: "The countries of Southeast Asia are situated between two great civilizations - the Indian and Chinese. From earliest times, they have, in their art, blended indigenous forms with those of their powerful neighbors, creating styles that are uniquely their own." Contents include: Indochina; Early Angkor; The… Read more
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cover of Chinese and Japanese Art with Sections on Korea and Vietnam

Chinese and Japanese Art with Sections on Korea and Vietnam

by Buhot, Jean

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Published
1967
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Good
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New York: Frederick A. Praeger Publishers, 1967. Translated from the French by Remy Inglis Hall; Edited by Charles McCurdy; Maps by Henri Jacquinet and Pierre Simont; Drawings by Claude Abeille. 428 pages plus section of black and white illustrations. From jacket: "In this comprehensive and detailed survey of the history of Oriental art...traces the development of Chinese… Read more
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Girl in Translation

by Kwok, Jean

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Published
2010
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Good
ISBN
9781905490622
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New York: Penguin Books, 2010. 293 pages. From back: "Kimberly Chang has her world turned upside down when she moves to New York with her mother from their home in Hong Kong. But their new life doesn't quite live up to their expectations." Edgewear and wear to page tips. Name and notation written… Read more
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cover of Racism in the Lives of Women:  Testimony, Theory, and Guides to Antiracist Practice

Racism in the Lives of Women: Testimony, Theory, and Guides to Antiracist Practice

by Adelman, Jeanne & Gloria Enguidanos (editors)

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Published
1995
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Good
ISBN
9781560249184
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New York: Haworth Press, 1995. 385 pages Contents include: Testimony: Walking on Moonsands by Carmen Vazquez Salience of Loss and Marginality: Life Themes of "Immigrant Women of Color" in Canada by Nayyar S. Javed Personal Reflections of an Anglo Therapist in Indian Country by Eidell B. Wasserman A Bridge Over Troubled Waters: Being Eurasian in the U.S. of… Read more
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cover of Monkey Subdues the White-Bone Demon

Monkey Subdues the White-Bone Demon

by Wang Hsing-pei

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Published
1976
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Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1976. 110 pages illustrated with black and white line drawings. Color illustrated cover. This is a "picture story book based on an episode from the novel a Pilgrimage in the West." Blue illustrated covers are lightly rubbed. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and… Read more
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cover of In Search of the Ancient Tea Caravan Route

In Search of the Ancient Tea Caravan Route

by Yanyun, Xian

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Published
1995
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Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9789627799429
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$61.00

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Hong Kong: Hong Kong China Tourism Press, 1995. With photographs by Alfred Ko, Yang Kelin, Xu Jinyan, Ou Yansheng, Li Yaobo, Chan Chiu Pan, Peng Zhen Ge and Chen Jin. Hong Kong China Tourism Press; Hong Kong; 1995 4to size color photo illustrated pictorial cover. 90 glossy pages illustrated profusely with color photographs. Very brief biographies of the… Read more
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cover of Korea Unmasked:  In Search of the Country, the Society and the People

Korea Unmasked: In Search of the Country, the Society and the People

by Rhie, Won-bok

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Published
2005
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Very Good
ISBN
9788934917717
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Seoul: Gimm Young International, 2005. Translated by Jung Un and Louis Choi Revised edition 4to size softcover; 234 pages to this graphic color illustrated volume. Double blue endpapers with a subtle silver print design. From jacket: "(This book) presents a hilarious and often unflattering look at Korean society and its people. Through skillfully chosen… Read more
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cover of Away with All Pests:  An English Surgeon in People's China:  1954-1969

Away with All Pests: An English Surgeon in People's China: 1954-1969

by Horn, Dr. Joshua S.

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Published
1973
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New York: Modern Reader, 1973. From back: "Dr. Horn's repor tis based on the longest continuous observation of the Chinese revolution by a Western writer." 192 pages with center section of glossy black and white photographs. Darkened spine, sunned band to photo illustrated front cover. Thanks for shopping with us! 100% of your purchase benefits… Read more
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cover of Under Fire:  Growing Up on the Plain of Jars

Under Fire: Growing Up on the Plain of Jars

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Published
1974
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Dorchester, Massachusetts: Indochina Curriculum Group, 1974. Very rare volume. 94 pages with black and white photographs, black illustrations and red illustrations. Contents include: Trouble in Xieng Kouang; Life As a Refugee; At the Military Camp; Arrival in Vientiane; My Trip to Moung Soui; Refugees from the Plain of Jars, more. Bright clean pages with only some… Read more
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Demokrasi: Indonesia in the 21st Century

by McDonald, Hamish

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Published
2015
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As New
ISBN
9781863956611
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Australia: Black Inc., 2015. 312 bright, white pages. From back: "Indonesia, a nation of thousands of island and almost 250 million people, straddles the junction of the Pacific and Indian oceans. The world's biggest Muslim nation has long been one of Australia's important strategic trading partners... Now rapidly modernising, Indonesia is, like China before it, become a… Read more
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The Mountains Remain

by Tasaki, Hanama

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Published
1952
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1952. Black cloth spine over red cloth boards. 408 toned pages. Bumped top back corner, bumped head and heel of spine, sunned border on top of back of book and dulled gilt titles on spine. Thanks for shopping with us! 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and lifelong learning.. Cloth. Good/No… Read more
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Kagawa

by Axling, William

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Published
1946
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Edition
Revised
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1946. Revised edition of 1932 volume. 195 pages. Revised biography of the Japanese Christian evangelist and social reformer Dr. Toyohiko Kagawa (1888-1960) Contents include: A Header into the Slums In the Role of an Emancipator A Fighting Pacifist A Crusade and Its Crusader A Modern Mystic From foreword: "Here is a figure… Read more
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Stolen Idols

by Oppenheim, E. Phillips

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Published
1925
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Good
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Boston: Little Brown, 1925. 293 tanned pages. Pencilled price on fep. Bumped corners and head and heel of spine. Small spot on front cover. Black titles and decorations on spine and front cover. Split to front and back pastedown easy to repair. Reading copy. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of your purchase… Read more
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