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A Summer Ride Through Western Tibet
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A Summer Ride Through Western Tibet

By Jane E. Duncan

London: Collins, 1913. Reprint . Very Good Minus. 4 x 6.25 inches (10.5 x 16 cm). Red cloth binding with light wear to spine and light marking. Previous owner's name to half title page. Clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.95; Oceania £14.00; Rest of World £13.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4 x 6.25 inches (10.5 x 16 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 316

$33.06

An Empire of the East: Travels in Indonesia [SIGNED]
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An Empire of the East: Travels in Indonesia [SIGNED]

By Norman Lewis

London: Jonathan Cape, 1993. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Near Fine. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (15.5 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Very slight creasing to edges. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Black cloth binding. Very slight marking to page edges, otherwise in first class condition throughout. Signed by the author (without dedication) to title page. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Size: 6.25 x 9.5 inches (15.5 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: x, 237

$99.18

The Gentleman in the Parlour: A Record of A Journey from Rangoon to Haiphong
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The Gentleman in the Parlour: A Record of A Journey from Rangoon to Haiphong

By W. Somerset Maugham

London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1930. 2nd Impression . Very Good Minus. 6.25 x 8.25 inches (16 x 21 cm). Black buckram binding with light marking to rear board. Horizontal crease to front endpaper (an original binding flaw). Previous owner's name to front free endpaper, slight browning to half title page, otherwise very clean throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. Size: 6.25 x 8.25 inches (16 x 21 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 276

$52.90

From Sea to Sea and Other Sketches: (Complete 2 volume set)
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From Sea to Sea and Other Sketches: (Complete 2 volume set)

By Rudyard Kipling

London: Macmillan and Co Ltd, 1911 / 1912. Reprint . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Complete two volume set. Half green calf leather bindings (by Hatchards) with cloth covered boards. Spines have five raised bands, gilt ruled compartments, gilt title and author, plus date to foot of spines. Spines faded, a couple of small marks to leather, excellent solid bindings with no cracking to joints. Top page edge gilt, a few light spots to other edges. Internally in excellent condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £16.10; Oceania £24.00; Rest of World £21.95. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 497 + 438

$92.57

The Surgeon's Log: (Penguin Book No.66)
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The Surgeon's Log: (Penguin Book No.66)

By James Johnston Abraham

London: Penguin Books, 1938. 5th Impression . Very Good. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Lacking jacket. Creasing to spine, a few originally unopened pages have been carelessly opened causing tears to outside margin. Browning and light spotting to page edges, previous owner's name in ink to half title page. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.35; Oceania £10.90; Rest of World £10.55. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: xii, 280 + [8]

$15.87

The Light of Asia
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The Light of Asia

By Edwin Arnold / Hamzeh Carr (Illust.)

London: John Lane: The Bodley Head, 1926. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good Minus. 7.75 x 10 inches (20 x 25.5 cm). First edition thus, limited edition of 3000 copies, this copy unnumbered. Purple buckram binding, sun fading to spine and edges of boards, scratch to rear board. Some spots of light foxing, otherwise very clean throughout. 16 colour plates by Hamzeh Carr. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. Size: 7.75 x 10 inches (20 x 25.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxii, 177

$46.28

The Secret of Joseon Portraits
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The Secret of Joseon Portraits

By Moon Dong Soo (Ed.)

Seoul: National Museum of Korea, 2012. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 8.75 x 11.75 inches (22.5 x 30 cm). Marking to front cover, small bump to head of spine. A few bumps and creases to edges of covers, internally in excellent condition. Overall condition is Good Plus. Size: 8.75 x 11.75 inches (22.5 x 30 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 271

$25.13

Japan. A Record in Colour
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Japan. A Record in Colour

By Mortimer Menpes / Dorothy Menpes

London: Adam and Charles Black, 1905. 5th Impression . Very Good Plus. 6.75 x 9 inches (17.5 x 23 cm). Half purple calf leather binding with marbled boards. A few light marks to leather, otherwise excellent throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 6.75 x 9 inches (17.5 x 23 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xi, 207

$112.40

War Lords of Crime: Chinese Secret Societies - The New Mafia

By Gerald L. Posner

London: Queen Ann Press, 1988. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 6 x 9.5 inches (15.5 x 24 cm). Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. Size: 6 x 9.5 inches (15.5 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: x, 289

$15.87

Schooldays in Imperial Japan: A Study in the Culture of a Student Elite
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Schooldays in Imperial Japan: A Study in the Culture of a Student Elite

By Donald Roden

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1980. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6 x 9.25 inches (16 x 23.5 cm). Dust jacket: Rubbing to edges and some light marking, spine slightly faded. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Blue cloth binding, a few light marks to page edges, a few pages have a crease to tip of upper corner, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 6 x 9.25 inches (16 x 23.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xiiiI, 300

$39.67

The Lost Executioner: A Story of the Khmer Rouge [SIGNED]
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The Lost Executioner: A Story of the Khmer Rouge [SIGNED]

By Nic Dunlop

London: Bloomsbury, 2005. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light cresing to edges, unclipped .Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Black cloth binding, few light marks to covers, internally in excellent condition. Inscribed and signed by the author to the title page: 'For Ian, with best wishes, Nic Dunlop.'. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: vi, 326

$25.13

The Kirghiz State Art Museum (State Museum of Fine Arts, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan)
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The Kirghiz State Art Museum (State Museum of Fine Arts, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan)

Kyrgyzstan, 1985. 1st Edition . Fine/Near Fine. 8.75 x 11.25 inches (22 x 28 cm). Dust jacket: Light marking to rear of jacket, otherwise in first class condition, unclipped. Slipcase with some marking, rubbing and discolouration. Small tear to bottom of case, otherwise solid. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Beige cloth binding, excellent condition throughout. Text in Kyrgyz, Russian and English. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 8.75 x 11.25 inches (22 x 28 cm). Hardback

$46.28

Spotlight on Asia (Penguin Book No. S164)
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Spotlight on Asia (Penguin Book No. S164)

By Guy Wint

London: Penguin Books, 1955. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 6.75 x 4.25 inches (17 x 10.5 cm). Overall book condition is Very Good Plus International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.35; Oceania £10.90; Rest of World £10.55. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 6.75 x 4.25 inches (17 x 10.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 222 + [2]

$10.58

Practical Expositions of the Epistles to the Seven Churches of Asia

By Blunt, Henry

London: Hatchards, 1838. 1st Edition . Very Good. Scarce. Overall condition is Very Good. Size: . Half Leather. Printed pages: 215

$59.51

Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The Physical, Medical, and Social Effects of the Atomic Bombings

By Eisei Ishikawa and David L. Swain (Trans.)

Tokyo: Iwanami Shoten,, 1981. 1st Edition . Fine/Near Fine. 6.75 x 9.5 inches (17 x 24.5 cm). Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: First English language edition. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 6.75 x 9.5 inches (17 x 24.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: xlv, 706

$39.67

Secrets of the Samurai: A Survey of the Martial Arts of Feudal Japan
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Secrets of the Samurai: A Survey of the Martial Arts of Feudal Japan

By Oscar Ratti and Adele Westbrook

Edison, NJ, USA: Castle Books, 1999. 1st Thus . Fine/Fine. 6.5 x 9.25 inches (16.5 x 24 cm). Overall jacket condition is Fine. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 6.5 x 9.25 inches (16.5 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 483

$18.51

The Undefeated: The Rise, Fall and Rise of Greater Japan

By Robert Harvey

London: Macmillan, 1994. 1st Edition . Fine/Near Fine. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxx, 633

$18.51