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The Door of the Double Dragon, a Romance of the China of Yesterday and To-Day

by Blanding, Hector

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Published
1920
Condition
Very Good
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$75.00

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New York: W. J. Watt & Company / Grosset & Dunlap, 1920. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. George W. Gage (Frontispiece). 12mo. 289 pages. Hardcover bound in yellow cloth with titles in black. Lacks dust jacket. The binding shows some rubbing and some soiling from handling. The binding is a little cocked, and there… Read more
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image of The Foreign Missionary Chronicle:  Containing a Particular Account of the Proceedings of the Board of Foreign Missions of the Presbyterian Church; and a General View of the Transactions of Other Similar Institutions.  Volume VIII.  [Bound Volume of 12 Issues]

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New York: Robert Carter, 1840. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair. 8vo. vii, 384, 7 pages. Hardcover bound in 3/4 leather with marbled paper-covered boards. The binding is worn, and the spine is completely gone. Boards are holding by the cords. The text block has been damped along the fore edge throughout.… Read more
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Asian-Pacific Literature. Volume One: Australia, Burma, China, Cook Islands, Fiji, Hawai'i

by Harstad, James and Cheryl A.

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Published
1981
Condition
Good
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$15.00

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Hawaii: Statre of Hawaii'i Department of Education, 1981. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 4to. 486 pages. Yellow and white hardcover. Moderate wear to the binding. An ex-library copy with no exterior markings. Ink stamps on the endpapers and the title page, and "APL -85-005" is written in blue marker on the title page. The… Read more
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1911. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo. 276 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth. The binding shows moderate wear. The spine is a bit dulled. Still, a sound copy with secure inner hinges and clean text. Illustrated with photos.
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$11.50
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Surface Japan: Short Notes of a Swift Survey

by Seitz, Don C.

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Published
1911
Condition
Good
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$22.50

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New York And London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1911. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Quarto. 157 pages. Hardcover quarter bound in grey cloth, with illustrated white paper boards. No dust jacket. Binding is worn, edges of covers are rubbed down to the boards. Some light soiling. Spine is toned. Illustrations on endpapers. Prior owner's name written on front flyleaf.… Read more
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Great Things He Has Done, A Century of Malaysian Baptist History

by Evans, Bobby and Dorothy

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Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
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$35.00

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Independence, Missouri: The Authors, 2003. Soft cover. Near Fine. 8vo. 385 pages, indexed. Soft cover bound in blue wrappers. A nice, clean copy.
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The Awakening of China

by Martin, W. A. P.

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Published
1907
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$45.00

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New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1907. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair. Octavo. 328 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in green cloth. The binding shows heavy wear and rubbing with extensive evidence of silverfishing (or some other pest). Some versions of this have a pictorial pastedown. This issue was published without a… Read more
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Japan Subdued, the Atomic Bomb and th End of the War in the Pacific

by Feis, Herbert

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Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$8.00

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Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1961. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 199 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a sepia dust jacket. The jacket shows wear and edge splits or chips. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Endpapers and outside edges of the text block are foxed but the… Read more
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The Ugly American

by Lederer, William J.; [and] Eugene Burdick

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Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
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$6.00

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New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1958. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 285 pages. Hardcover bound in green cloth with "Central Book Co." in Taipei, Taiwan on the front cvoer. Light to moderate wear to the binding. The spine is a little dulled. Inner hinges secure, and the text is clean. … Read more
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Journey to a War

by Auden, W. H.; [and] Christopher Isherwood

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Published
1939
Condition
Good
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$125.00

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New York: Random House, 1939. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8vo. 301 pages. Hardcover with a green pictorial dust jacket, now in mylar. The jacket is quite worn, and the top inch of the jacket is chipped away. The top edge of the jacket's front and rear panels are also chipped. Jacket is not price-clipped and bears… Read more
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Japan Up to Date

by Tuttle

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
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$8.00

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Tokyo, Japan and Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1955. Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 220 pages. Soft over bound in tan pictorial wrappers. Light to moderate wear to the binding. There is a bit of damping at the lower corner throughiout. A sound copy. Illustrated withnumerous black and white… Read more
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Translations from the Chinese. [Poems]

by Waley, Arthur

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Published
1941
Condition
Good
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$6.00

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New York: Aldfred A. Knopf, 1941. Hardcover. Good. Cyrus Le Roy Baldridge. Tall 8vo. 325 pages. Hardcover bound in orange cloth. The binding is rubbed and worn, and there is some black spotting (stains) on the front cover. Spine is a little dulled or darkened. A sound copy with secure inner hinges and… Read more
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The Chinese Frontiers

by Kao, Ting Tsz

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Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$8.00

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Aurora, IL: Chinese Scholarly Publishing Company, 1980. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 382 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a pale blue dust jacket. Light wear to the jacket, but there is a scuff mark beneath the title on the front panel. The book is sound and clean within.
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Divine Ecstacy, the Story of Khajuraho

by Punja, Shobita

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
ISBN
9780670840274
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$15.00

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New York: Viking, 1992. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Toby Sinclair (Photographer). 8vo. 197 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a white and tan dust jacket. Moderate rubbing and wear to the jacket. Prior owner's notation on the front flyleaf, and prior owner's signature on the half title. Some spotting or… Read more
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Letters of Travel

by Brooks, Phillips

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Published
1893
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$6.50

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New York: E. P. Dutton and Company, 1893. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 386 pages. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth. Light to moderate wear to the binding. There are a couple of white spots on the front cover. A sound copy with secure inner hinges and clean text. … Read more
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New York: The American Tract Society, 1848. Hardcover. Very Good. 24mo. 16, 16, 16, 16, 16, 16, 16, 16 pages. A small book measuring 5 5/8 inches tall by 3 3/4 inches wide. Hardcover bound in original taupe cloth with cover designs embossed in blind. The binding shows light wear overall, although there are… Read more
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N.p.: SeSe Publshing House, 2013. Soft cover. Near Fine. 12mo. 256 pages. Softcover bound in white wrappers. Minimal wear to the binding. A fresh, clean copy. Text is in English and Korean. The first 111 pages are written in the style of comics with Korean and English. The rest of the… Read more
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$20.00
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The Story of Confucius, Master Kung

by Crow, Carl

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Published
1937
Condition
Good
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$6.00

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New York: Tudor Publishing Co., 1937. Hardcover. Good. 8vo. 347 pages. Hardcover bound in red cloth. The binding shows some rubbing and wear but is sound. Spine a bit dulled or faded. Endpapers foxed and the tex block is toned. Sprawling ink notations on the front flyleaf.
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Teach Yourself Chinese

by Williamson, H. R.

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Published
1947
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$12.50

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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1947. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 16mo. 530 pages. Hardcover bound in slate blue cloth. The binding shows some rubbing and wear, and the corners are bumped. Secure inner hinges. Owner or business ink stamp on the front flyleaf. There are some signatures on the half… Read more
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Sketches of China: With Illustrations From Original Drawings

by Wood, W. W. (William Wightman Wood)

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Published
1830
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition First Printing
Item Price
$175.00

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Philadelphia: Carey & Lea, 1830. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair. 12mo. (8), 4, 250, (2) pages. Hardcover bound in quarter tan cloth over plain boards. The binding is worn and bumped, and the cloth spine has vertical creases and some tears at the headcap and some splitting at the front hinge. Numerous… Read more
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$175.00