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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). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. 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. Hardback. Printed pages: xxii, 177

$46.22

Henri Mouhot's Diary: Travels in the Central Parts of Siam, Cambodia and Laos during the Years 1858-61
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Henri Mouhot's Diary: Travels in the Central Parts of Siam, Cambodia and Laos during the Years 1858-61

By Henri Mouhot / Christopher Pym (Ed.)

Kuala Lumpur: Oxford University Press, 1966. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.75 x 9 inches (14.5 x 23 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Rubbing to spine, slight browning to edges of rear cover, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Green cloth binding, heavy foxing to page edges, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xxii, 160

$38.29

The Secret of Joseon Portraits

Seoul: National Museum of Korea, 2012. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 8.75 x 11.75 inches (22.5 x 30 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. 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. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £14.65; Oceania £21.30; Rest of World £19.90. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 271

$25.09

Kanban Shop Signs of Japan

By Dana Levy (Photog.) / Lea Sneider

New York: Weatherhill, 1983. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 8.5 x 11.75 inches (21 x 30.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Rubbing and shelf wear, worn to head of spine, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Marking to front free endpaper, otherwise very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 167

$31.69

The First Englishman in Japan: The Story of Will Adams
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The First Englishman in Japan: The Story of Will Adams

By P.G. Rogers

London: The Harvill Press, 1956. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Slight wear to corners, short tear to top edge of front cover. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xvi, 144

$21.13

In Siberia [SIGNED]
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In Siberia [SIGNED]

By Colin Thubron

London: Chatto and Windus, 1993. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (15.5 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Slight creasing to lower corners, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: First impression. Signed by the author to the title page. Bumping to lower corners of boards and foot of spine, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: 287

$18.49

The Land of the Great Image: Being Experiences of Friar Manrique in Arakan
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The Land of the Great Image: Being Experiences of Friar Manrique in Arakan

By Maurice Collis

London: Faber and Faber, 1943. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Loss to ends of spine, a little wear to top edge and corners, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: First impression. Brown cloth binding, very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 259

$46.22

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). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Half purple calf leather binding with marbled boards. A few light marks to leather, otherwise excellent throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £14.65; Oceania £21.30; Rest of World £19.90. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xi, 207

$112.24

Caravans to Tartary

By Roland and Sabrina Michaud

New York: A Studio Book / The Viking Press, 1978. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 12 x 10.5 inches (31 x 27 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Unclipped, a little yellowed, label to bottom of spine. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: First English language edition. Overall book condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: 76

$31.69

Masterworks of Asian Art

By Michael R. Cunningham, Stanislaw J. Czuma, Anne E. Wardwell, J. Keith Wilson

New York: The Cleveland Museum of Art (Thames and Hudson), 1998. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Good. 9.25 x 12.25 inches (23.5 x 31 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Jacket faded. Overall jacket condition is Good. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £16.60; Oceania £24.35; Rest of World £22.45. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 254

$18.49

A Grammar of Japanese Ornament and Design
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A Grammar of Japanese Ornament and Design

By Thomas W. Cutler

London: B.T. Batsford, 1880. 1st Edition . Good. 11.5 x 15 inches (29.5 x 38.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Illustrated cream buckram binding. Rebacked with original spine laid over (with slight loss to ends.) Bevelled board edges. Ex library book with slight tape residue to foot of spine and adjoining edges of boards, attractive art nouveau bookplate to front endpaper (Cheltenham public library), thin strip of paper to front endpaper where label has been removed, no stamps or other library markings to the text or plates. Some marking to boards. Decorated endpapers with latter cloth gutters applied when the volume was rebacked. Illustrated title page followed by a printed title page. Complete with all 65 photolithograph plates by C.F. Kell , 7 lettered and 58 numbered (including some very attractive chromolithographs). The text has some margin markings in light pencil. Two of the plates have damage; Plate 16 has a large section torn from the top corner and a vertical crease up the margin side of the plate that terminates in a 4cm tear (this sheet has an archival tape repairs to margins and to the reverse). Plate 28 has a large section torn from the upper margin (illustration is unaffected.) The illustrated title page has slight wear to the outside edge and this has been reinforced with archival tape to the reverse. Plate 17 has a light vertical crease up the inner margin, the plate is not torn but has been reinforced with archival tape to the reverse. A couple of other plates have a short tear to one margin. A high quality and beautifully illustrated Victorian work. Ex library and with a little damage, but still a nice solid example. Overall condition is Good. Hardback. Printed pages: Folio. xi, [1], 26 + 58 plates

$792.30

To Catch a Crocodile: Hunting in Papua New Guinea

By Peter Pinney

London: Angus and Robertson Publishers, 1976. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Uncommon. Light crease to lower corner of first few pages. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 145

$31.69

Japan At War: An Oral History

By Haruko Taya Cook / Theodore F. Cook

London: Phoenix Press, 2000. New Edition . Near Fine. 5.25 x 8.5 inches (13.5 x 21.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Overall book condition is Near Fine International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: xiii, 479

$14.53

Contemporary Southeast Asian Arts and Crafts: Ethnic Craftsmen at Work with How-to Instructions for Adapting Their Crafts

By Thelma R. Newman

Bookwise (Australila) Pty. Ltd, 1977. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 7.25 x 10.25 inches (18 x 26 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Overall book condition is Good Plus Paperback. Printed pages: xii, 306

$15.85

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). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: x, 289

$15.85

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). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. 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. Hardback. Printed pages: xiiiI, 300

$38.29

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. ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. 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. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: vi, 326

$25.09

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). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. 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. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £15.65; Oceania £22.85; Rest of World £21.20. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback

$46.22

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). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 222 + [2]

$10.56

Practical Expositions of the Epistles to the Seven Churches of Asia

By Blunt, Henry

London: Hatchards, 1838. 1st Edition . Very Good. ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Scarce. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Half Leather. Printed pages: 215

$59.42

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