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Under the Tropic

By Tom Hopkinson

Hutchinson, 1984. Book. Very Good,few Bumps. Hardcover. 1st Edition. an ex library copy with minimal stamps.


Lighthouses - A Lavishly Illustrated Guide to the World's Most Beautiful and Historic Lighthouses
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Lighthouses - A Lavishly Illustrated Guide to the World's Most Beautiful and Historic Lighthouses

By Jenny Linford

Parragon, 2008. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Previous Owners Signature/inscription. 191 pages Contents Lighthouses of Europe Lighthouses of North America Lighthouses of the rest of the world "This magnificently illustrated book demonstrates the extraordinary diversity of lighthouses around the world, from formidable granite towers standing guard on France's Atlantic coast to the neat, homely, white-and-red "pepper-pot" lighthouses nestling on Prince Edward Island, Canada.


Government and Local Power in Japan 500 to 1700. A Study Based on Bizen Province.


new Jersey : Princeton University Press, Princeton , 1970. Book. Near Fine. Original Binding Green Cloth. Previous Owners Signature on Ffep. x, 446 p. [12] p. of plates : ill., maps.; 25 cm. .


Meeting with Japan

By Fosco Maraini ; translated from the Italian by Eric Mosbacher

Book. Very Good. Blue Cloth , Gilt Design. Ore giapponesi. London : Hutchinson, 1959 467 p., [64] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm. Published in Italy under title: Ore giapponesi. Maps on lining pages.includes index. Bibliography: p. 441-448..


The dragon and the lotus

By rosbie Garstin ; with numerous line drawings by the author

William Heinemann Noveember, 1936. Book. Very Good. Black Cloth. Revised. London : William Heinemann, 1936 314 p. : ill. .


The Samurai Strategy

By Thomas Hoover

Michael Joseph, 1988. Book. Near Fine. Card Covers. Uncorrected Proof. the uncorrected proof of this book with 340 pages {published later with 352 pages }.


Royal Geographical Society of Australasia South Australian Branch Proceedings for the Season sessions 1898-9 to 1900-1 Vol IV

Adelaide, 1901. Book. Very Good. Card. Articles on natives of Central Australia, Native Tribes of Upper Murray, China and the Far Eastern Question, Adventure in the first steamer "Melbourne" , On Totems etc etc,. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).


A Primer of Newspaper Chinese, Revised Edition (Mirror Series B, No. 31)

By Chih, Yu-Ju

Far Eastern Publications, Yale U , 1968. Book. Near Fine. Original Wrappers[paperback]. Revised. New Haven, Conn. : Institute of Far Eastern Languages, Yale University, 1956 ix, 245 pages ; 25 cm. Du bao ru men / Zhi Yuru bian zhu = A Primer of newspaper Chinese ???? / Zhi???? = A Primer of newspaper Chinese.


Modern Japan: An Interpretive Anthology

By Irwin Scheiner

Macmillan, 1974. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. x, 270 p. ; 24 cm Contents: Bellah, R.N. Japan's cultural identity: some reflections on the work of Watsuji Tetsuro?. -- Sato, S. Japan's world order. -- Embree, J.F. From Suye Mura: a Japanese village. -- Benedict, R. From The chrysanthemum and the sword. -- Wagatsuma, H. The social perception of skin color in Japan. -- Bellah, R.N. From Tokugawa religion. -- Smith, T.C. Old values and new techniques in the modernization of Japan. -- Hall, J.W. The castle town and Japan's modern urbanization. -- Pyle, K.B. Some recent approaches to Japanese nationalism. -- Matsumoto, S. The significance of nationalism in modern Japanese thought. -- Scheiner, I. From Christian converts and social protest in Meiji Japan. -- De Vos, G.A. Achievement orientation, social self-identity, and Japanese economic growth. -- Fukuzawa, Y. From The autobiography of Yu?kichi Fukuzawa. -- Pittau, J. Inoue Kowashi (1843-1895) and the Meiji educational system. -- Irokawa, D. Freedom and the concept of people's rights. -- Nakane, C. Characteristics of Japanese intellectuals. -- Maruyama, M. Japanese thought. -- Hibbett, H. Tradition and trauma in the contemporary Japanese novel. -- Maruyama, M. Fukuzawa, Uchimura, and Okakura: Meiji intellectuals and westernization. -- Plath, D.W. Japan and the ethics of fatalism. -- Mishima, Y. Tate no kai and selected writings. -- Hagiwara, Y. "Economic animal" reconsidered.


Kishi and Japan; the search for the sun.

By Kurzman, Dan,Foreword by James A. Michener

New York : Obolensky, 1960. Book. Very Good,few Bumps. Black Cloth. 1st Edition. New York, Obolensky [1960] 394 p. 25 cm..


The Thais at leisure

By William Warren

Dept. of Export Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, 1988. Book. Illus. by photographer, Luca Innerizzi Tettoni]. Near Fine. Hardcover. Bangkok, Thailand : Dept. of Export Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, [1988] 77 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 25 cm. ISBN 9748672018 Guide to the Thai pavilion at Expo '88, Brisbane, Queensland. .


Source materials in Asian history ; v. 1 China

By edited with introductions and notes by Charles Meyer and Ian Allen

Jacaranda Press,, 1969. Book. Near Fine. Soft Card. 1st Edition. Milton, Qld. : Jacaranda Press, 1969 xiv, 190 pages : maps ; 25 cm. ISBN 0701602902 (volume 1) Series Source materials in Asian history ; v. 1 Includes index. Bibliography: pages 185-187..



Australia: Hutchinson, 1979. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Endpaper maps, black and white and colour illustrations, 148pp,Warner's have traced and re-traced the journey along the Tokkaido, Japan's vital highway recapturing the events that have shaped Japanese history. ..


Return to Malaya

By Lockhart R. H. Bruce

London : Putnam, 1936. Book. Very Good,few Bumps. Blue Cloth. 1st Edition. 426p. : maps as endpapers.


Kings of the chess board, 1948 : a selection of 26 games from Saltsjo?baden, Budapest, Carlsbad and London. 1948

By Lajos Steiner edited by Goldstein, M. E.,Falconer, H.

Roseville Sydney : Goldstein, M. E.,Falconer, H., 1948. Book. Near Fine. Original Cloth with Gilt Title. xii, 58 p. : ill., plate, port. ; 22 cm..


The Great Depression: Australian Battlers Remember

By Keith Smith

Random House Australia, 2003. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. Milsons Point, N.S.W. : Random House, c2003 216 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm. ISBN 174051193X (paperback).


Asia's Bright Balconies :Hong Kong, Macao, Philippines

By Simpson, Colin

Angus & Robertson, 1962. Book. Illus. by with decoration drawings by Claire Simpson. Near Fine. Brown Cloth.. Signed by Author(s). 240 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. .


Sarawak and its people : a book for primary schools.

Melbourne: Wilkie & co , 1954. Book. Fine. Green Buckram. maps on endpapers, .


Wind on the Water: and other surf stories

By Jack Finlay

HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd, 2006. Book. Fine. Soft cover. Pymble, N.S.W. : HarperCollins, 2006 200 p., [24] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 24 cm. .


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