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Rangoon International Cook Book
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Rangoon International Cook Book

By Women's Society of Christian Service of the Methodist English Church. (Mary Brewster Hollister and others)

Rangoon, Burma: Rangoon Gazzete, Inc, 1962. Third Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. Size (5-1/4"x9"), 253 pages, decorated boards, table of contents, advertisements, index. The second edition had a hundred and twenty more recipes than the first, 645 recipes, in all. This third edition reprints the second edition with no changes. -- Recipe: Balachaung, Burmese Kaukswe, Vindaloo, English Plum Pudding, Sweet Mango Chutney, etc., etc.

$35.00

Yangtsze and Its Problems

By Woodhead, H. G. W.

Mercury Press, 1931. [First Edition]. 8vo, 150pp, brown cloth, illustrations, fold-outs, advertisements, some oil like stains to lower portion of the first few pages front and rear, flecking to cloth at outer edges of the covers and also to the spine (most likley from silverfish) -- Good condition Nx1369 Quantity Available: 1 Category: Asia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request Inventory No: 001823.

$100.00

Short History of Viet-nam

By Nguyen-Van-Thai & Nguyen-Van-Mung

Saigon: Times Publishing, (1958). 8vo, 350pp, light yellow paper covers, maps, bibliogaphy, errata -- Moderately rubbed at extremeties, approx 1 inch loose along edge of bottom spine, covers lightly dust soiled, pencil notations on half-title page -- Overall good condition (XO- 162) Quantity Available: 1 Category: Asia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request Inventory No: 003125.

$25.00

Snow Lion's Turquoise Maine. Wisdom Tales from Tibet

By Das, Surya

San Francisco: Harper. (1992) Stated First Edition. This is the First Printing with the Number Line 10987654321. 8vo, 255pp, cloth-backed red boards (hardbound), black & white illustrations, epilogue -- Fine, crisp, clean, tight condition in a fine dust jacket which is not clipped (XO-403) Quantity Available: 1 Category: Asia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request Inventory No: 006564.

$30.00

Kamakura Fact & Legend

By Mutsu, Countess Iso

No Place, No Date. [Preface Dated 1918 - Countess Iso Mutsu in gilt on the spine]. 8vo, 307pp, gilt decorated green cloth, frontispiece, illustrated, folding map (in nice condition) at rear -- Cloth is darkened along the top edge and near the spine on the front cover, also darkened at the top 1/4 of the spine Top edges of pages are evenly darkened (maybe from being near a fire, the rear panel is unaffected light wear to extremities and corners Covers are somewhat bowed Binding a tad cocked, lacks front endpapers -- Good condition X191 Quantity Available: 1 Category: Asia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request Inventory No: 002407.

$75.00

Wayfarer. An Interpretation of the Dhammapada

By La Violette, Wesley

Los Angeles: De Vorss & Co., (1956). Los Angeles: De Vorss & Co, (1956) 8vo, 127 pages Red cloth - hardbound -- Very good condition (xob) Quantity Available: 1 Category: Asia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request Inventory No: 007199.

$20.00

Silk Road. Chinese Silks from the Han and Tang Dynasties

By Sinkiang-Uighur Museum

1973. Tall 4to, white decorated cloth w/gilt lettering in the chinese language, 66 color plates Laid in loose is an 8 page introduction in the chinese language, dated -- Also laid in loose is a translation into english of the introduction and list of illustrations -- Very good condition Quantity Available: 1 Category: Asia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request Inventory No: 006250.

$125.00

The Chinese Bead

By Fernstermaker, G. B. And Alice Williams

Self Published, 1979. Short 8vo, 51 pages of text, 8 pages of textual description of the color plates (not numbered), 30 colored plates of beads (not numbered), blue paper covers (softbound) -- G B Fernstermaker was the former editor of "The National Archaeology News" At the time of this publication he was known to have the largest and finest collection of glass trade beads in the world -- Very good condition (XBH) Quantity Available: 1 Category: Asia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request Inventory No: 006565.

$125.00

Tiffany Studios Collection of Notable Oriental Rugs

By Tiffany Studios

New York, (1907). Limited Edition 135/500. 8vo, 93pp, teg, boards w/decorated border, rug patterned endpapers, color frontis, illustrations of rugs, marginal drawings -- The 2nd of three Tiffany catalogues of oriental rugs -- Light to moderate rubbing/bumping to extremities, internally clean and tight -- Good+ condition #4481 Quantity Available: 1 Category: Asia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request Inventory No: 001780.

$200.00

Cebuano-Visayan Dictionary (Pali Language Texts: Phillippines)
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Cebuano-Visayan Dictionary (Pali Language Texts: Phillippines)

By Yap, Elsa P. and Maria V. R. Bunye

Honolulu: University of Hawaii, 1971. Edition Unstated. Softcover. Good Condition. University of Hawaii, Honolulu, 1971. Edition Unstated. Good Condition. Foreign Language Book Moderate wear to the paper covers. Internally clean. Binding sound. Overall Good Condition. SOLD 2015/10 -- Text is in English and Cebuano-Visayan. Assumed First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 508 pages. Text is in Pali . Item Type: Foreign Language Book. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionary; Asia; Philippines; Pali Language; Reference - Modern; ISBN: 0870220934. ISBN/EAN: 9780870220937. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 8621. . 9780870220937.

$95.00