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cover of Uigurisches Worterbuch; Sprachmaterial Der Vorislamischen Turkischen Texte Aus Zentralasien. Lieferung (Volumes)  I - V

Uigurisches Worterbuch; Sprachmaterial Der Vorislamischen Turkischen Texte Aus Zentralasien. Lieferung (Volumes) I - V

by Rohrborn, Klaus

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Published
1977
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Wiesbaden, Germany: Franz Steiner Verlag GMBH, 1977. Vol.I published 1977, Vol.II, 1979, Vol.III, 1981, Vol. IV, 1988, Vol. V, 1994. Five volumes, Near Fine, corner creases top corner Vol. V. Internally clean, bright and unmarked. There was also a Vol. VI, published in 1998, not included in this offering, . First Edition. Original Wraps. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued.… Read more
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cover of (Uighurs - Medicine)  Zur Heilkunde der Uigeren. Two Volumes Bound in One

(Uighurs - Medicine) Zur Heilkunde der Uigeren. Two Volumes Bound in One

by Rachmati, Dr. G. R. (Gabdul Rasid)

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Published
1930
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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$500.00

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Berlin: Verlag der Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1930. RARE. Published 1930-32. "On the Medicine of the Uighurs". Text in German.Two volumes bound in contemporary quarter cloth over marbled boards, gilt lettering back, beige end papers, original wrappers bound in at rear. (2), 25, 2 plates, (2), 50 pp., 3 plates, wrappers. From the collection of noted Inner Asian Studies scholar Denis… Read more
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cover of An Alphabetical Index to the Chinese Encyclopaedia ; Ch'in Ting Ku Chin T'u Shu Chi Ch'eng

An Alphabetical Index to the Chinese Encyclopaedia ; Ch'in Ting Ku Chin T'u Shu Chi Ch'eng

by Giles, Lionel

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Published
1911
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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London: Printed by Order of the Trustees of the British Museum, 1911. Near Fine, end papers toned, slight fading to rear boards. Original red cloth boards with gilt lettering at spine. xx, 100, (2) Appendix pages. Interior clean, tight, and unmarked. Uncommon in lovely condition. . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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cover of Handworterbuch Der Mandschusprache. Three Volumes

Handworterbuch Der Mandschusprache. Three Volumes

by Hauer, Erich

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Published
1952
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Wiesbaden, Germany: Otto Harrassowitz, 1952. Vols. I and II published 1952, Vol. III, 1955. Hauer's classic Manchurian-German dictionary, RARE in the First Edition. Three volumes in original printed wrappers, Very Good, small tears and wear ay spines. pages uniformly browning, chips at wrapper corners of Vol. III. . First Edition. Printed Wrappers. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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cover of Histoire Des Mongols, Depuis Tchinguiz-Khan Jusqu'a Timour Bey ou Tamerlan. In Four Volumes.

Histoire Des Mongols, Depuis Tchinguiz-Khan Jusqu'a Timour Bey ou Tamerlan. In Four Volumes.

by D'Ohsson, M. Le Baron C.

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Published
1940
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
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Tientsin, China: Reprinted in China, 1940. Four volumes bound in blue/grey cloth, Good, the cloth worn and soiled, one hinge each in Vols. I and II, and both in Vol. IV broken, the bindings still holding well. Faint damping bottom edges Vol. III. Interiors clean and unmarked. Prior owner name stamp of Richard W. Powell, noted University of Hawaii anthropologist.… Read more
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cover of Ancient Chinese Bronzes of the Shang and Chou Dynasties; An Illustrated Catalogue of the Van Heusden Collection with a Historical Introduction

Ancient Chinese Bronzes of the Shang and Chou Dynasties; An Illustrated Catalogue of the Van Heusden Collection with a Historical Introduction

by Van Heusden, Willem

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Published
1952
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Signed and Numbered Limited Edition
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$400.00

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Tokyo: Privately Published by the Author, 1952. SIGNED BY AUTHOR at Limitation Page. #468 of 1000 copies, SIGNED and sealed by the author. Original cloth with gilt lettering and central gilt decoration front cover. Very Good Plus, corners with mild bumps, scattered toning associated with tissue guards. Numerous tissue-guarded plates and photographs by Yoshitane Uchida. Two small importer's labels… Read more
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cover of Vantine's - The Oriental Store, 1916 Catalog (Catalogue)

Vantine's - The Oriental Store, 1916 Catalog (Catalogue)

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Published
1916
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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New York: A.A. Vantine & Co., Inc., 1916. A RARE catalogue, and in lovely condition, of the major importer of Oriental goods into America from 1866 to 1921. Very Good Plus in original full color pictorial wrappers, 120 pp. plus 2 order pages at rear, pre-addressed envelope tipped at page 106. numerous black and white and color photographs throughout, small… Read more
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cover of Seeing China ( Temple Hill cut-outs )

Seeing China ( Temple Hill cut-outs )

by Women's Bible School, American Presbyterian Mission

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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Chefoo, China: Women's Bible School, American Presbyterian Mission No Date, circa 1930. Near Fine, pages with light toning. Oblong folio, 10" x 13 3/4". Bound in beautiful red pictorial embossed silk over limp boards, string-tied, 28 pp of cut-out illustrations in black and white, many with colorful silk inlays, with tissue guards, publisher's 1 page explanatory leaf laid in,… Read more
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cover of Across Asia from West to East in 1906-1908, Two Volumes

Across Asia from West to East in 1906-1908, Two Volumes

by Mannerheim, Carl Gustav

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Published
1940
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Helsinki, Finland: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, 1940. Two volumes in original dustjackets. Both volumes are Fine, Vol.I dustjacket Very Good, 1 1/2" triangular chip bottom edge at spine, tears at spine folds and 2 tears horizontally at spine, Vol. II jacket Near Fine, small chips bottom edge of spine. List of donors laid in. One folding plate (map index), 15 folding maps… Read more
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cover of Chinese Customs

Chinese Customs

by Parker, E. H.

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Published
1899
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Shanghai: Kelly and Walsh, Limited, 1899. RARE in the 1899 First Edition. Very Good, sticker abrasion bottom front and rear wrappers, rubbing and a few small stains to wrappers. From the collection of the Richard M. Dorson Memorial Library, Folklore Institute, Indiana University, its bookplate namestamp half-title page and blindstamp title page and a few interior pages with blindstamp… Read more
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cover of The Paintings of Recent Famous Painters No.s 1 & 2 ( Two Volumes )

The Paintings of Recent Famous Painters No.s 1 & 2 ( Two Volumes )

by Edited By I-Ran Yu

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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No Place: China Painting Association, 1974. Both volumes Near Fine, small marginal stains first 3 pages of No. 1. . First Edition. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall.
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The Aristocratic Families of Early Imperial China: A Case Study of the Po-Ling Ts'ui Family

by Ebrey, Patricia Buckley

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780521214841
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$100.00

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London: Cambridge University Press, 1978. Prior owner name and chop mark front endpage, that of noted China scholar Lynn Struve. Lacking the dustjacket, the spine of the cloth boards is sun-fadedand a bit stained, yet still quite legible. Contents are clean and tight with no markings. SCARCE in hardcover.. First Printing. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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State and Society in Early Medieval China

by Dien, Albert E., Edited By

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Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780804717458
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Stanford, CA: Stanford Univ Press, 1991. "In almost every case the topics of the individual papers are treated here for the first time in English." Important and scarce scholarly work. Small closed tear top edge of dustjacket, and spine of dj lightly faded. Prior owner name and chop mark front endpage, that of noted China scholar Lynn Struve.. First American… Read more
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