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THE PALACE MUSEUM: PEKING - TREASURES OF THE FORBIDDEN CITY

By Wan-go Weng and Yang Boda

New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc, 1982. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0810914778 319pp.

$10.00

ANCIENT CHINESE ARCHITECTURE DECORATION -- [Genuine Book of Ancient Chinese Architectural Decoration]

By Dai Ding

China: Fine Arts Publishing House, 2012. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). color illustrations. ISBN 9787534424038 Cataloging information (title, etc) obtained by crossing ISBN to various website. Text in Chinese. 311pp.

$25.00

HEAVEN, EARTH, AND MAN IN THE BOOK OF CHANGES - SEVEN ERANOS LECTURES
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HEAVEN, EARTH, AND MAN IN THE BOOK OF CHANGES - SEVEN ERANOS LECTURES

By Wilhelm, Hellmut

Seattle, WA: Univ. of Washington Press, 1977. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) - SEE CONDITION NOTE. ISBN 0295955163 CONDITION NOTE - Wear/fading to dustjacket. foxing on foredge of book block, dust on top edge. 230pp.

$20.00

EVERY STEP A LOTUS: SHOES FOR BOUND FEET

By Ko, Dorothy

Berkeley, CA: Univ. of California Press, 2001. PB. very good++, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0520232844 162pp.

$11.00

THE OPIUM WAR 1840-1842

By Fay, Peter Ward

Chapel Hill, NC: University of NC Press, 1975. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0807812439 "Barbarians in the Celestial Empire in the Early Part of the Nineteenth Century and the War by Which They Forced Her Gates Ajar." 406pp.

$8.00

VOYAGING TO CATHAY - AMERICANS IN THE CHINA TRADE

By Tamarin, Alfred and Glubok, Shirley

New York: The Viking Press, 1976. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0670748579 202pp.

$6.00

BARBARIANS AND MANDARINS: THIRTEEN CENTURIES OF WESTERN TRAVELERS IN CHINA

By Cameron, Nigel

New York: A Weatherhill Book, 1970. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0802724035 Recounts the travels and adventures of representative Western travelers in China during the past thirteen centuries. 444pp.

$6.50

CHINESE HISTORY OF FIFTY CENTURIES: VOL. I ANCIENT TIMES

By Chang, Chi-Yun (translated by Li-Hen Chu)

Taiwan: Inst Advanced Chinese Studie, 1962. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. Five Thousand Years of Chinese History," of which this is the first volume on "Ancient Times," is the most up-to-date comprehensive history of China written by one of her eminent scholars. The work, when completed, will comprise 32 volumes in all. 458pp.

$12.00

TREASURES OF CHINA - AN ARMCHAIR JOURNEY TO 352 LEGENDARY LANDMARKS

By Lee, Mein-ven (Chief Editor)

Reader's Digest Books, 1988. HC. very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 0895773252 336pp.

$20.00

CHINA: THE LAND, THE CITIES, THE PEOPLE, THE CULTURE, THE PRESENT
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CHINA: THE LAND, THE CITIES, THE PEOPLE, THE CULTURE, THE PRESENT

By Maitland, Derek (editor)

New York: Exeter Books, 1981. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 0896731065 Ten incisive essays include the Great Cities, The Sporting Challenge, Tourism, and The Cultural Mystery. Each definitive article has been written by one of the world's most expert commentators on Chinese affairs. 382pp.

$12.50

PROCEEDINGS OF THE THIRD SINO-AMERICAN CONFERENCE ON MAINLAND CHINA

By Lien, Chan (edited by)

China: Institute of Int'l Relations, 1974. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). This collection contains primarily papers and reports presented to the Third Sino-American Conference on Mainland China held between December 9 and 16, 1973, Taipei, under the sponsorship of the Institute of International Relations, Republic of China. The purpose of the Conference was to gain a better understanding of the essential nature of the Chinese Communist regime and the situation in mainland China since 1949 through an exchange of views between Chinese and American scholars and other experts in this field. 986pp.

$15.00